Discover a selection of 2,500 vacation rentals in New York, NY, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/wifi and pool. Prices start at C$ 76 per night, and condo and apartment rentals and house rentals are popular options for a stay in New York. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Experience the city that never sleeps from New York vacation rentals

Start spreading the news – you're going to New York City! A hotspot of fashion, finance, and entertainment, the world's most famous metropolis buzzes with life 24/7. Book an apartment or any one of the New York vacation rentals in Midtown Manhattan and you'll be close to Broadway's glittering theatres, 5th Avenue's prestigious shops, and Times Square's larger-than-life billboards. But enthralling as it is, there's more to NYC than just Manhattan. The outer boroughs boast their own claims to fame that visitors of all ages will enjoy, from Prospect Park in Brooklyn to Yankee Stadium in the Bronx to Rockaway Beach in Queens.


History buffs, rejoice – because NYC is home to more than 100 National Historical Landmarks and National Monuments. Some of the most famous are the Statue of Liberty, the distinctive Flatiron Building, and the Beaux-Arts masterpiece that is Grand Central Terminal. No less noteworthy are the buildings from the city's colonial past, like the Morris-Jumel Mansion, the oldest house in Manhattan. Built by a British military officer in 1765, it functioned as a headquarters in the American Revolution. You can also drop by the Dyckman House in the Inwood neighbourhood. Dating from the 1780s, it's Manhattan's oldest remaining farmhouse and the only one in the Dutch Colonial style.


Activities and attractions in and around New York

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes New York a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Floating Pool (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Restaurant Row (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • NBC Studios (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Sony Wonder Technology Lab (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Central Park Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in New York

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, New York is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Battery Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Bryant Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Herald Square (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Channel Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around New York

Fly into New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 7.9 mi (12.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, New York W 32nd St. Station, New York Grand Central Terminal Station and New York Penn Station are the main stations in the area. You can see more of New York by jumping on the metro at Times Sq. - 42 St. Station, 42 St. - Port Authority Bus Terminal Station or 49th St. Station.

How to get around

Getting around the city from your New York vacation rental

New York's big yellow cabs are about as iconic as the Empire State Building, but there are many other ways to get from Point A to Point B in the city. You can pedal your way around Manhattan and the other boroughs with the Citi Bike sharing system, ride the extensive, inexpensive, and efficient subway – which runs all day and all night, 7 days a week – or take the slower but more scenic route with public buses. New York also boasts a huge ferry network. All aboard!

Food & drink

Eat, drink, and be merry in New York City

New York City is home to a dizzying array of places to eat and drink, from swanky Michelin-starred restaurants to cheerful holes-in-the-wall to bustling food carts. If you're craving authentic fare from a specific region, the options are limitless. For house-made cannoli and creamy sfogliatelle, head to Little Italy; for flavourful dimsum and hand-pulled wheat noodles, go to Chinatown; for hearty ramen and succulent sushi, the East Village's Little Tokyo is your best bet. Of course, you can always buy fresh produce at NYC's numerous farmers' markets – the Union Square Greenmarket, for example – and cook in your New York vacation home rental.

Essential info

Facts to remember for your New York vacation rental holiday

More than 8.6 million people live in NYC, making it the most populous city in the USA. It encompasses 784 sq km, covering the boroughs of Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, the Bronx, and Brooklyn. The currency is the US dollar and the primary language is English, though it's common to hear languages from all over the world. The legal drinking age is 21, and keep in mind that it's illegal to drink alcohol in public places. The crime rate has been decreasing since the 1990s, making NYC safer to live in and visit. 911 is the number to call if you do find yourself in an emergency.

Can I find a vacation rental around New York?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 2,489 vacation rentals near New York. From 1,842 condo and apartment rentals to 490 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near New York are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to New York?

Whether you're traveling 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 New York:

  • Manhattan: 1,295 vacation rentals
  • Hell's Kitchen: 279 vacation rentals
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 66 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 289 vacation rentals
  • Harlem: 169 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to New York?

Vrbo Canada offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in New York. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Times Square: 2,325 vacation rentals
  • Central Park: 1,611 vacation rentals
  • Queens: 2,115 vacation rentals
  • Museum of Sex: 2,324 vacation rentals
  • Prospect Park: 2,474 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New York listed on Vrbo Canada 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 New York?

Yes, of course. Vrbo Canada has 1,842 Condos/Apartments in New York. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in New York include:

  • Houses: 490 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 68 rentals available
  • Studios: 1,874 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in New York?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 218 vacation rentals with pool available in New York. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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