Destination guide

The exciting area of Williamsburg awaits your stay

Come and experience Williamsburg and its art galleries, entertainment and theater scene. Travelers appreciate the cafés in this cosmopolitan city. Brooklyn Bridge and Brooklyn Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Williamsburg

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Williamsburg a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Floating Pool (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • McCarren Park Pool (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • John V. Lindsay East River Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Sixth Street and Avenue B Community Garden (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Tompkins Square Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Williamsburg

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Williamsburg is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Long Beach (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Battery Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • East River State Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • John V. Lindsay East River Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Williamsburg

Fly into New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), which is 10.1 mi (16.3 km) away.

You can get around Williamsburg by jumping on the metro at Metropolitan Av. Station, Hewes St. Station or Marcy Av. Station.

Where to stay near Williamsburg?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,321 house rentals near Williamsburg. From 1,063 Condos/Apartments to 104 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Williamsburg is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Williamsburg?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Williamsburg:

  • Midtown: 996 vacation rentals
  • West Bergen: 52 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 286 vacation rentals
  • Hackensack River Waterfront: 28 vacation rentals
  • Bergen/Lafayette: 147 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Williamsburg?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Williamsburg. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bedford Av. Station: 5,514 home rentals
  • Times Square: 5,531 home rentals
  • Central Park: 3,886 home rentals
  • New Jersey City University: 5,488 home rentals
  • Columbus Circle: 5,531 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Williamsburg listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Williamsburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,063 Condos/Apartments in Williamsburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Williamsburg include:

  • Houses: 104 lodging choices
  • Studios: 1,011 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 55 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Resorts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Williamsburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 42 vacation homes with pool available in Williamsburg.

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