Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Brooklyn, New York 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 WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $80 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Brooklyn. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Explore Brooklyn in vacation home rentals

Book a Brooklyn vacation rental and you'll get the chance to explore a rich and diverse landscape. A day in Brooklyn may include anything from a visit to a world-class museum to a ride aboard an old wooden roller coaster. Connected to Lower Manhattan by the iconic Brooklyn Bridge, the borough is also one of NYC's trendiest areas, where buzzworthy pizzerias and bustling breweries cater to eager hipsters. But Brooklyn is not just some asphalt jungle – it also offers plenty of open space for recreational activities and outdoor living in the bustling borough.

Things to do

Sightseeing near Brooklyn vacation rentals

Your Brooklyn vacation rental puts you just a short walk or subway ride from the trendy shops, restaurants, bars and galleries in such hopping neighborhoods as Williamsburg, DUMBO or Park Slope. For a high-brow experience, visit the Brooklyn Museum and peruse art ranging from Egyptian antiquities to Andy Warhol pieces. For a bit of lighthearted fun, stop by Coney Island, the famed amusement park where you can ride roller coasters and stuff yourself silly with hot dogs. Root, root, root for the home team at the Barclays Center, home to the NBA's Brooklyn Nets and the NHL's New York Islanders.


Things to do near Brooklyn vacation homes

Return to nature with a trip to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, as you stroll through colorful rose, Japanese, and Shakespeare gardens. When it's warm out, the nearly 600-acre Prospect Park lets you rent horses for a leisurely ride, while the lake offers pedalboats. Unleash your competitive side in the park's numerous fields for baseball, softball, football, and soccer. The park also adapts with the weather and, during the winter, you'll find facilities for ice skating, cross-country skiing, and sledding adventures. Embark on a unique workout as you cross the famed Brooklyn Bridge on a bike or your own 2 feet.


Local weather for your trip to Brooklyn vacation rentals

Bring an umbrella no matter what time of year you book your Brooklyn vacation rental as steady rain falls year-round, although July is often the wettest month. Summers are hot and humid, with temperatures typically hovering in the 80s. Conditions are much milder in the fall and spring when daytime highs rarely go above the mid-60s. Snow can fall anytime from November through March, but snow boots and parkas are a must in January and February when blizzards can hit. Even without snow, you'll need warm clothing for the winter when temps frequently dip below freezing.

Natural features

Waterways and green space in a bustling metropolis

Set on the southwestern tip of Long Island, Brooklyn is surrounded by numerous bodies of water, including the Atlantic Ocean, the East River, and Jamaica Bay. While the borough features a traditional cityscape, you'll also find plenty of gardens, trails, and parks offering green space. Make sure you take time to enjoy the panoramic views of Manhattan from Brooklyn Bridge Park, tucked just under the Brooklyn Bridge. The park is particularly popular as the sun sets on the city and the sparkling lights of Manhattan set the night sky aglow.

How to get there

How to get to and around Brooklyn

Fly into John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK), the closest airport, located 8.8 mi (14.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Newark Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR), which is 12.3 mi (19.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Brooklyn Nostrand Avenue Station, Brooklyn Flatbush Avenue Station and East New York Station are the main stations in the city. You can get around Brooklyn by jumping on the metro at Kingston - Throop Avs. Station, Nostrand Av. Station (Fulton St.) or Kingston Av. Station.

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Romantic retreat near Brooklyn vacation rentals

Couples can enjoy a range of romantic experiences in Brooklyn. Vacation rentals can be found near places like Brooklyn Heights Promenade, a tree-lined walkway with stunning views of New York City landmarks like the Statue of Liberty, and the Grand Army Plaza, a landscaped park with a military memorial arch and fountains. You could also visit Pioneer Works, a cultural center with arts and science exhibits.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Brooklyn?

Whether you're looking for a cozy retreat for you and your sweetheart or somewhere roomy to fit family and friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Brooklyn. Here are a couple to get your inspiration flowing:

  • "Midtown East Apartment On High Floor With Balcony" is a guest favorite. Around 8 miles from Brooklyn, it has 1 bedroom and lots of useful amenities, including a stovetop and WiFi.
  • Another top choice is "Chez Isabelle:the Place To Stay", which is around 8 miles from Brooklyn. Offering 1 bedroom, an iron and ironing board and nearby museums, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

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

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

Your Monday to Friday will be easier to face if you've got something fabulous lined up for the weekend. Give yourself something nice to look forward to by reserving one of these top weekend getaways in or near Brooklyn:

  • Located around 9 miles to the northeast of Brooklyn, "Cozy Apartment In A Private House" has all you need and more for a short weekend break, including towels and a fridge. When it's time to venture out, there are plenty of outdoor attractions to get to like Yellow Trailhead and La Tourette Golf Course.
  • "Chez Isabelle:the Place To Stay" is also perfect for a whirlwind getaway. Located around 8 miles to the north of Brooklyn, this vacation rental comes with amenities like free WiFi and internet services. Bethpage State Park and Amundsen Circle should be on your sightseeing list if you stay here.

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

Enjoy the culture of Brooklyn from the comfort and privacy of a studio apartment. Whether you want to take time out on your own or have some fun with pals, you'll find the ideal studio apartment in and around Brooklyn:

  • Throw your bags down at "Midtown East Apartment On High Floor With Balcony". Amenities including a fridge and a stovetop will make you feel at home here.
  • "Chez Isabelle:the Place To Stay" is another appealing choice. Make yourself at home and enjoy the use of cable/satellite TV services, an iron and ironing board and more.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to discover more of Brooklyn. Cultural attractions like Taipei Gallery and Theater and The Clemente will help you get a feel for the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Brooklyn?

Short-term rentals abound in and around Brooklyn. Chill out for the weekend in a luxury bed & breakfast, a studio apartment or a house that fits the whole family. Whatever type of vacation rental you're searching for, you'll find what you need with Vrbo. These are a few of our favorites:

  • Close to the heart of Brooklyn, "Harlem Hideaway Parlor Apartment" is great for a quick getaway. While you're about, be sure to visit top sights like Times Square and Broadway.
  • "1880's Carroll Gardens Sunny Studio" is another fabulous option. Consider adding Statue of Liberty and Rockefeller Center to your list when it's time to sightsee.

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

Whether spent in a luxury condo or a rustic cabin, a romantic weekend getaway is a fantastic way to add some zing to your relationship. Whisk your special someone off for a couple of leisurely days at one of these sought-after escapes in or near Brooklyn:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a few passionate nights at "Midtown East Apartment On High Floor With Balcony". Located approximately 8 miles from Brooklyn, this property comes with plenty of nice touches, like beauty services and a balcony.
  • Another option where you can spend a few dreamy days together is "Chez Isabelle:the Place To Stay". Around 8 miles from Brooklyn, housekeeping services and shopping facilities add to the ambiance here.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in or near Brooklyn?

Now and then you just have to escape from it all ... With, oh, 30 or more of your friends and relatives. Whether you're searching for somewhere to stay with the extended fam or you're organizing a shindig, we have large vacation rentals in and around Brooklyn that'll fit your whole party:

  • "Charming Cottage On Mirror Lake": The more people the merrier to this sought-after vacation rental. It has 4 bedrooms, fits up to 80 people and includes plenty of amenities, such as a water park and a firepit.
  • "Spacious Room In Greenpoint With Private Entrance And Bathroom": Get your entire party's tick of approval at this haven which features high-speed internet services and pet-friendly facilities. With 2 bedrooms, up to 45 loved ones can play and stay here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Brooklyn?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can offer, a pool promises the most fun. Check out these houses for rent with a pool in or near Brooklyn and spend your days splashing about. Just don't forget your inflatable pizza slice:

  • Round up your crew and enjoy an unforgettable break at "Cozy Apartment In A Private House". There's plenty to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as towels and a stereo.
  • "Big Beautiful House In Brownstone Brooklyn With Outdoor Space And Lots Of Charm" is the sort of place you go to get away from the everyday and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. A fridge and towels are also on hand to make your visit nice and comfy.

Not sure how to pack your bags for your Brooklyn getaway? This enticing destination has a humid subtropical climate. In the summertime, expect average temperatures of between 70 ºF and 80 ºF. Browse our selection of Brooklyn vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

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

A family get-together should be a memorable one. Whether you're organizing a getaway with the kids or that long-overdue family reunion, Vrbo's large family vacation rentals in or near Brooklyn offer a comfy home away from home with enough space for everyone:

  • Around 9 miles to the north of Brooklyn, "Huge True 3/2 Columbus Circle/times Sq" has 3 bedrooms and sleeps up to 8 guests. It's equipped with a range of amenities, including a living room and a microwave oven.
  • Another top choice is "Beautiful 3 Story Brownstone In The Heart Of Park Slope: Available July". This property is 2 miles northwest of Brooklyn and features a TV, a balcony and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 7 people, you won't have to leave anyone off your invitation list.

If you're eager to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, you're spoiled for choice. Broadway, Rockefeller Center and Brooklyn Bridge promise lots of fun for all the gang.

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

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

  • Good things really do come in little packages, and "Modern Apartment Close To Park And Subway" is no exception. This one-bedroom vacation property can be found close to the central streets and features amenities like a kitchen and a kitchen island.
  • "King Suite W Backyard. Parking" is another stylish one-bedroom escape also close to the center. When you're not out discovering the area, make use of a kitchen and high-speed internet services.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Brooklyn?

Absolutely. From modern apartments to cozy cabins, Vrbo is your one-stop-shop for vacation rentals. Families or small groups will adore these two-bedroom options in or near Brooklyn:

  • "Luxury Park Slope Brownstone. 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms. Outdoor. Short Term Avail" is an awesome choice for families or small groups. As well as two bedrooms, this delightful stay offers handy amenities like a garden and a fireplace.
  • "Spacious 2 - Bedroom Rental Unit W" is another popular two-bedroom option in the Brooklyn area. It features useful amenities like a kitchen and a games room.

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