Destination guide

The scenic city of Highland awaits you

The riverfront, wildlife and mountains display a scene truly unique to Highland. This scenic city attracts visitors thanks to its boating and hiking. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Highland

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Highland has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Apple Greens Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • McCann Ice Arena (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • West Park Winery (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • New Paltz Golf Course (5 mi / 8 km)
  • McCann Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Adair Vineyards (6 mi / 9.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Highland

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Highland is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Richard L. Skimin Memorial Baseball Field (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Bowdoin Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • James Baird State Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Highland

The nearest airport is in Newburgh, NY (SWF-Stewart Intl.), located 16.6 mi (26.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), which is 48.2 mi (77.6 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Highland?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 881 holiday rentals around Highland. From 574 holiday houses to 101 cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Highland is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Highland?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Highland. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park: 351 holiday rentals
  • Apple Greens Golf Course: 371 holiday rentals
  • Val-Kill: 417 holiday rentals
  • Francis Lehman Loeb Art Center: 417 holiday rentals
  • Dia Beacon: 417 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Highland listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Highland?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 574 Houses in Highland. Our other popular types of Highland holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 101 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 101 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 55 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Highland?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 208 holiday homes with pool available in Highland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.