Destination guide

Travel to exciting Chelsea

Enjoy the area's art galleries, museums and entertainment and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Chelsea. This cosmopolitan and welcoming city is known for its architecture, shopping and theaters. Macy's and Empire State Building are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Chelsea

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Chelsea a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Floating Pool (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Chelsea Piers (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Chelsea Piers Golf Club (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Restaurant Row (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • NBC Studios (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Chelsea

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Chelsea is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Battery Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Clement Clarke Moore Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • The High Line Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Greeley Square (0.7 mi / 1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Chelsea

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 7 mi (11.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 8.1 mi (13 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to New York Penn Station or New York 23rd St. Station to see more of the city. It's easy to get around Chelsea by catching a ride on the metro at 23 St. Station, 23 St. Station or 28 St. Station.

Where to stay near Chelsea?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,750 house rentals near Chelsea. From 1,327 Condos/Apartments to 1,324 Studios, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chelsea for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Chelsea:

  • Manhattan: 3,206 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,059 vacation rentals
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,009 vacation rentals
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 377 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 1,054 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 Chelsea?

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

  • Chelsea Piers: 5,857 home rentals
  • Luhring Augustine Gallery: 5,762 home rentals
  • Greene Naftali: 5,761 home rentals
  • Agora Gallery: 5,676 home rentals
  • High Line Park: 5,837 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chelsea 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 Chelsea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,327 Condos/Apartments in Chelsea. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Chelsea include:

  • Studios: 1,324 lodging choices
  • Houses: 144 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 26 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Chelsea?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 84 vacation homes with pool available in Chelsea.

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