Discover a selection of 2,500 vacation rentals in Long Island City 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 swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $109 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Long Island City. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Long Island City

The area's art galleries and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Long Island City. This city is cosmopolitan and scenic, recognized for its island views, cafés and shopping. Bloomingdale's and Chrysler Building are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Long Island City

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Long Island City has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Floating Pool (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Sony Wonder Technology Lab (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • NBC Studios (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Central Park Zoo (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • McCarren Park Pool (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Long Island City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Long Island City is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Battery Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Queensbridge Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Gantry Plaza State Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Long Island City

Fly into New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), the closest airport, located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 9.6 mi (15.5 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Long Island City Hunterspoint Avenue Station or Long Island City Station to see more of the city. You can see more of Long Island City by catching a ride on the metro at 23 St. - Ely Av. Station, Long Island City - Court Sq. Station or Queensboro Plaza Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Long Island City?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 2,493 vacation rentals around Long Island City. From 1,192 condo and apartment rentals to 193 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Long Island City?

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

  • Queensbridge Park: 3,874 vacation rentals
  • 36 St. Station (Northern Blvd.): 3,885 vacation rentals
  • Queensboro Plaza Station: 3,887 vacation rentals
  • 39 Av. Station: 3,887 vacation rentals
  • 21 St. - Queensbridge Station: 3,881 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Long Island City listed on Vrbo 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 Long Island City?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 1,192 Condos/Apartments in Long Island City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Long Island City include:

  • Houses: 193 rentals available
  • Studios: 1,153 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 37 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Long Island City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 241 vacation rentals with pool available in Long Island City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.