Destination guide

The natural setting of Hackensack is ready to explore

Enjoy the churches and other features of Hackensack. Renowned for its shopping, wildlife and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Central Park and Bronx Zoo are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Hackensack

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Hackensack a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bronx Zoo (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Floating Pool (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Bergen County Zoo (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Ridgewood Country Club (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Paramus Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Orchard Hills Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hackensack

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Hackensack. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Battery Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Teaneck Creek Conservancy (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Saddle River County Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Van Saun County Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Hackensack

Fly into Teterboro, NJ (TEB), the closest airport, located 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), which is 12.1 mi (19.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Hackensack Essex Street Station.

Where to stay near Hackensack?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 3,067 house rentals near Hackensack. From 380 Houses to 2,154 Condos/Apartments, 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 Hackensack is on HomeAway.

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

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 Hackensack:

  • Manhattan: 3,009 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,031 vacation rentals
  • Hell's Kitchen: 954 vacation rentals
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 373 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 980 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 Hackensack?

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

  • New Jersey Naval Museum: 5,458 home rentals
  • Riverside Square Mall: 5,373 home rentals
  • Hackensack Essex Street Station: 5,458 home rentals
  • Times Square: 5,629 home rentals
  • Central Park: 3,859 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 380 Houses in Hackensack. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hackensack include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,154 lodging choices
  • Villas: 7 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 86 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hackensack?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 219 vacation homes with pool available in Hackensack.

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