Destination guide

Travel to friendly Kips Bay

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Kips Bay. This city's bars, skyscrapers and coffeehouses attract many visitors, and its welcoming and cosmopolitan location add to the charm. Empire State Building and Chrysler Building are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Kips Bay

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Kips Bay a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Floating Pool (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Tompkins Square Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Sixth Street and Avenue B Community Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • NBC Studios (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Restaurant Row (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kips Bay

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kips Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Battery Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Bellevue South Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Gramercy Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Madison Square Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Kips Bay

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 6 mi (9.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 9.1 mi (14.6 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Kips Bay?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 792 house rentals around Kips Bay. From 535 Condos/Apartments to 508 Studios, 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 Kips Bay is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kips Bay?

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 Kips Bay:

  • Manhattan: 3,256 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,113 vacation rentals
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,111 vacation rentals
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 385 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 1,210 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 Kips Bay?

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

  • Bellevue South Park: 5,993 home rentals
  • Times Square: 5,980 home rentals
  • Central Park: 4,094 home rentals
  • New Jersey City University: 6,092 home rentals
  • Arthur Ashe Stadium: 5,985 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kips Bay 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 Condos/Apartments in Kips Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 535 Condos/Apartments in Kips Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kips Bay include:

  • Studios: 508 lodging choices
  • Houses: 144 lodging choices
  • Villas: 5 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kips Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 39 vacation homes with pool available in Kips Bay.

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