Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Great Neck

Experience the unique character of Great Neck with a stay in a vacation home rental. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its restaurants and shopping. Bronx Zoo and Floating Pool 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

Activities and attractions in and around Great Neck

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Great Neck a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bronx Zoo (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Floating Pool (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Harbor Links Golf Course (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Kissena Park Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Flushing Meadows Park Pitch and Putt (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Queens Zoo (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Great Neck

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Great Neck is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Long Beach (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Battery Park (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Kings Point Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Steppingstone Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Great Neck

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 7.3 mi (11.7 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 (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), which is 11.4 mi (18.3 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Great Neck Station.

Where to stay near Great Neck?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 5,618 house rentals near Great Neck. From 792 Houses to 4,033 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 Great Neck is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Great Neck?

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 Great Neck:

  • Manhattan: 3,191 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,062 vacation rentals
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,045 vacation rentals
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 380 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 1,056 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 Great Neck?

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

  • Gold Coast Arts Center: 5,753 home rentals
  • Great Neck Station: 5,746 home rentals
  • Saddle Rock Grist Mill: 5,779 home rentals
  • Times Square: 5,926 home rentals
  • Central Park: 4,122 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Great Neck 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 Great Neck?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 792 Houses in Great Neck. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Great Neck include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4,033 lodging choices
  • Villas: 13 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 5 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Great Neck?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 451 vacation homes with pool available in Great Neck.

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