Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Vernon

Enjoy the opera and other features of Vernon. This city's mountain views, skiing and snowboarding draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Vernon

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Vernon a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hidden Valley Ski Resort (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Mountain Creek Waterpark (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Mountain Creek Ski Resort (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Granite Peak Quad (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Scenic Farms Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Warwick Valley Winery and Distillery (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Vernon

Travelers enjoy Vernon for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in March, February, December or January, when snowfall averages 11.66 inches and temperatures average 17°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Vernon

Travelers enjoy Vernon for its mountain views and riverfront. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Vernon. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Frederick Franck's Pacem in Terris (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Pine Island Town Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Sterling Forest State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Skylands (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • The Rock Sports Complex (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Arrow Park Lake and Lodge (17 mi / 27.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Vernon

Fly into Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County), the closest airport, located 24.7 mi (39.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Morristown, NJ (MMU-Morristown Municipal), which is 28 mi (45 km) away.

Where to stay near Vernon Township?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 88 house rentals near Vernon Township. From 14 Houses to 3 Cabins, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Vernon Township for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Triple Chair: 185 home rentals
  • Montclair State University: 5,382 home rentals
  • Brotherhood Winery: 242 home rentals
  • Witness Monument: 221 home rentals
  • Mountain Lakes Station: 240 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Vernon Township 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 Houses in Vernon Township?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Houses in Vernon Township. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Vernon Township include:

  • Cabins: 3 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 52 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 3 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Vernon Township?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 63 vacation homes with pool available in Vernon Township.