Destination guide

The charming city of Cranford awaits you

Experience the unique character of Cranford with a stay in a vacation home rental. This romantic and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Immigration Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Cranford

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Cranford has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hyatt Hills Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Echo Lake Country Club (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • GolfCave (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Galloping Hill Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Shackamaxon Country Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Baltusrol Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cranford

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cranford is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Battery Park (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Unami Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Wilson Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Rahway River Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Joseph Medwick Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Cranford

Fly into Linden, NJ (LDJ), the closest airport, located 4.2 mi (6.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), which is 7 mi (11.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Cranford Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Cranford?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 164 house rentals around Cranford. From 69 Houses to 80 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 around Cranford is on HomeAway.

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

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 Cranford:

  • Manhattan: 2,980 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,005 vacation rentals
  • Bergen/Lafayette: 170 vacation rentals
  • The Heights: 300 vacation rentals
  • Chelsea: 1,657 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 Cranford?

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

  • Unami Park: 3,085 home rentals
  • Nomahegan Park: 3,680 home rentals
  • Cranford Station: 3,884 home rentals
  • New Jersey City University: 5,446 home rentals
  • Cape Liberty Cruise Port: 5,448 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 69 Houses in Cranford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cranford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 80 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 4 lodging choices
  • Studios: 75 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cranford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation homes with pool available in Cranford.

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