Discover a selection of 4,000 vacation rentals in Fort Lee, NJ 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 parking and kitchens. Prices start at $99 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Fort Lee. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Fort Lee – New York City's "sixth borough"

Across the Hudson River from the sights, sounds, and snacks of New York City, Fort Lee's a lively suburb with a discreet charm all its own. Affectionately referred to as New York's "sixth borough," Fort Lee's known for its residential high-rises, rich colonial history, and sprawling riverside park; it was also the birthplace of the modern American film industry. Fort Lee vacation rentals are centrally located, and you'll be close to the Fort Lee Museum and Fort Lee Historic Park, and just a short trip from world-class destinations like the Empire State Building, Central Park, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Things to do

Everything and more – today Fort Lee, tomorrow New York

Just a short drive away, the Fort Lee Museum offers a look at local history, from the 18th century, through the city's booming film industry, to the present day, with plenty of exhibits and memorabilia in a charming, bluestone building from 1922. At Fort Lee Historic Park, you can take a deep dive the city's Revolutionary War past, and you can also catch scenic views of the Manhattan skyline. Across the river, you'll find everything from the Bronx Zoo and the American Museum of Natural History to the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.


More tales of the city in riverside Fort Lee

Of course, with The City That Never Sleeps just a few miles away, the only question you'll have in Fort Lee is, "What's next?" Sightseers can take bus or boat tours of the city's landmarks, and you can catch concerts, comedy, or Broadway shows at one of the countless bars, theaters, or other live entertainment venues in the area. Closer to the many Fort Lee vacation rentals, you'll find plenty of local history museums, as well as 33 acres of hiking trails, cycling paths, picnic areas, and riverfront boat docks at the expansive Palisades Park Recreation Area.


Summer (and winter) in the city – Fort Lee's weather

Fort Lee has a humid subtropical climate, which means cold, snowy winters and hot summers with regular rainfall. July's the hottest month, with average highs around 86 degrees, and winter averages ranging from 19 to 38 degrees in January. Spring and fall can be warm or crisp, depending on the day, and the town sees higher-than-average sunshine throughout much of the year. A popular base of operations for the city's numerous year-round visitors, you'll find that prices for Fort Lee vacation rentals tend not to change much from one season to the next.

Natural features

Fort Lee – panoramic perspectives in the palisades

A bustling suburb in the New York City metropolitan area, Fort Lee is a relatively dense residential town atop the New Jersey Palisades, steep cliffs that line the western shore of the Hudson River. A number of highways crisscross the area, including I-95, Highway 46, and the Palisades Parkway. In the Palisades Interstate park, you'll find nearly 4,000 acres of scenic wilderness, including clifftop fields and woodland, as well as low-lying parks along the brackish river. The area provides habitat for numerous bird species, including herons, osprey, and eagles, as well as fish and land-based wildlife.

How to get there

How to get to and around Fort Lee

The nearest airport is in Teterboro, NJ (TEB), located 5 mi (8.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), which is 7.4 mi (12 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Fort Lee, NJ?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 4,274 vacation rentals around Fort Lee. From 3,156 condo and apartment rentals to 359 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a city-center property in Fort Lee?

Sure, getting away from it all can feel nice. But sometimes launching yourself into the exciting energy of the concrete jungle is loads more fun and interesting! Vrbo has 567 city center vacation properties available. Open to other suggestions? Vrbo has loads of other property options to discover, including:

  • 110 town vacation rentals.
  • 93 water-view vacation rentals.
  • 71 riverside vacation rentals.

Can I rent an apartment in Fort Lee?

Having space to spread out your things, home-cooked meals, great views — if any of these things appeal to you, an apartment could be a fantastic choice. You can take your pick from 3,160 different options on Vrbo. How does $33 a night sound? That's what you're looking at spending if you don't leave it too long! Or perhaps you'd rather pick one of the area's other sought-after lodging types, such as:

  • Hotel: 491 vacation homes. Prices start from $42 per night.
  • House: 427 vacation homes. Prices start from $30 per night.
  • Studio: 238 vacation homes. Prices start from $65 per night.

Can I stay in Fort Lee in a large group?

Nothing beats getting together with old work colleagues or spending time with your family in a wonderful new location. And what's best, Vrbo has options big enough for everyone. At the moment, apartment vacation homes are all the rage for large groups of travelers here, and you'll find 547 featured on our database. If you're planning on traveling in a larger group, the vacation rentals that can cater to you include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we offer 733 vacation homes perfect for that size. Book a night from just $77.
  • If you've got 5 in your crew, you'll be delighted to hear that there are 463 vacation homes that are perfect. The starting price is $40 a night.
  • Traveling with 8 guests? We've got 283 vacation homes that will be perfect. Prices begin at just $127 a night.

You and the squad will be in good hands when you arrange your Fort Lee getaway through us!

Where are the cheapest rentals in Fort Lee?

Reduce your accommodation costs when you organize your stay with Vrbo. You'll find plenty of excellent rentals and save loads! Central Business District is a bargain-hunter's dream. And with 14 Vrbo rentals at an average price of $104 a night, it isn't hard to see why. You'll find another 2 Vrbo rentals awaiting you in or around Upper Montclair. The average price here is $108 per night.

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