Top rated rentals — Cranbury
Destination guide

The captivating area of Cranbury awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Cranbury. Renowned for its theme park, basketball games and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Cranbury

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Cranbury a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Great Adventure (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Forsgate Country Club (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • The Boathouse at Mercer Lake (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Crystal Springs Family Waterpark (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Six Flags Hurricane Harbor (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • IPlay America (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cranbury

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cranbury is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mercer County Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Colonial Park (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Duke Farms (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Washington Crossing Historic Park (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Plainsboro Preserve (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Morven Museum & Garden (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Cranbury

The nearest airport is in Trenton–Mercer Airport (TTN), located 16.1 mi (26 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Newark Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR), which is 31.6 mi (50.8 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Cranbury?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it wants to take a vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and escape to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Cranbury:

  • "House Near Princeton University" is a guest favorite. Around 7 miles from Cranbury, it has 3 bedrooms and lots of amenities to help you feel at home, including coffee and tea making facilities and free WiFi.
  • Another great choice is "Spring Lake Manor | Rutgers ~ Nyc", which is around 20 miles from Cranbury. Offering 2 bedrooms, internet services and an iron and ironing board, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and happy.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Cranbury vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Cranbury?

We all deserve to take a break occasionally. If you're yearning for a couple of mornings lounging around in bed with a good book, there's no shortage of amazing weekend getaways in and around Cranbury. Check out two of our favorites:

  • "Spring Lake Manor | Rutgers ~ Nyc" is ideal for a long weekend of relaxation and fun. It features convenient amenities, such as air conditioning and a TV, and is located 20 miles to the north of Cranbury.
  • Otherwise, create new memories with your gang at "Lake Side Manor~ Rutgers | Nyc | Jersey Shore", which is around 20 miles to the north of Cranbury. You'll have use of air conditioning, internet services and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Cranbury?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish pick, perfectly suited for traveling sweethearts or solo adventurers. Spend your days familiarizing yourself with the area and your nights resting up in your cozy hideaway. These vacation properties in or near Cranbury will tick all the boxes:

  • One of our favorite properties is "Stylish Entire 1st Floor North Edison Apartment No Stairs". Lock in a few nights at this popular abode and you'll have access to a microwave oven and a smart TV.
  • Another cool option is "American Dream Close By + Near Ewr Airport And Nyc". Don't be fooled by its compact size — this comfy apartment is packed with handy amenities like an oven, a stovetop and lots more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Cranbury?

From modern studio apartments to large vacation rentals, Vrbo has your quick break sorted. Here are two of our popular picks in and around Cranbury:

  • Close to the center of Cranbury, "Stylish Entire 1st Floor North Edison Apartment No Stairs" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not enjoying your comfortable digs, get out and explore what's around you.
  • Alternatively, book a few nights at "2bedroom Jewel In A Tucked Away 1876 Historical Manor". This centrally located property makes exploring the local sights easy.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Cranbury?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend escape. If you'd like to spend a couple of nights away with your partner, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Cranbury that will sweep you off your feet:

  • Located around 7 miles from Cranbury, "House Near Princeton University" is the perfect place for lovestruck couples. Air conditioning and a dining table are just some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • "Free Breakfast. Pool And Hot Tub. Great For Business Travelers" is another option guaranteed to woo you. It's approximately 9 miles from Cranbury and has a swimming pool and daily housekeeping services.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Cranbury?

Share your trip and boost your odds of having fun. Whether you're planning an active getaway with friends or an overdue family reunion, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and around Cranbury:

  • There's loads of space to move around at "Perfect Cozy Waterfront Zen Vacation Home 4br". Around 17 miles northeast of Cranbury, this grand retreat has 4 bedrooms that sleep up to 12 guests. Quality amenities include a garden and a fireplace.
  • Nothing's more important than spending time with loved ones, and "Lakefront Paradise" makes it easy to do that. Located around 8 miles to the north of Cranbury, as many as 16 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 8 bedrooms. A swimming pool and pet-friendly facilities are among the numerous amenities you'll have at hand.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Cranbury?

Whether you're getting away with a small group or you're taking your cousins, parents and great aunt along, family vacations spell fun. These large rentals in and around Cranbury have room for everybody — along with everything you need to keep them all happy:

  • About 17 miles northeast of Cranbury, "Perfect Cozy Waterfront Zen Vacation Home 4br" has 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 12 guests. Some amenities here include a dining table and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "Lakefront Paradise" is another vacation rental the whole gang will love. You'll be able to invite up to 16 family and friends to this escape which comes with 8 bedrooms, a swimming pool, pet-friendly facilities and more. It's around 8 miles to the north of central Cranbury.

When it's time to go sightseeing, there are lots of family-friendly attractions in the area to tick off your to-do list. AMC Dine-In Theatres Menlo Park 12 is a terrific place to start.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Cranbury?

Absolutely. You'll find a good variety of one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Cranbury. If you only require a small space, one of these popular properties is sure to tick your boxes:

  • Take a peek at "Large Private Apartment On Main Street", a fantastic centrally located one-bedroom vacation property. A kitchen and a garden are just two of the amenities here.
  • Or perhaps "Free Breakfast Buffet. Outdoor Pool. Gym. Only 20 Min From Princeton" matches your style better. Another central one-bedroom option, this place comes with a swimming pool, a kitchen and more.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Cranbury?

Whether you want to enjoy a glass of vino beside the flames with your honey or just stay warm after the sun goes down, we'll help you find a vacation rental with a fire pit. Check out these top options in or near Cranbury:

  • Cozy up with family or friends around a crackling open fire at "Large Private Apartment On Main Street". A firepit and a garden are other conveniences to make the most of here.
  • Alternatively, let the dancing flames lull you into a state of calm and relaxation at "Lovely 1 - Bedroom Apartment - Less Then 2 Miles From Rutgers". When you're not socializing around the fire pit, make use of conveniences like a firepit and a kitchen.