Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively New Brunswick

Take a holiday to New Brunswick and enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and art galleries. This city's university setting, restaurants and bars draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around New Brunswick

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes New Brunswick a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tamarack Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Triple C Ranch and Nature Center (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Plainfield Country Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Ashbrook Golf Course (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Kids N' Shape (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Shackamaxon Country Club (10.5 mi / 17 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in New Brunswick

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in New Brunswick. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buccleuch Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Johnson Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Rutgers Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Negri-Napote Native Grassland Preserve (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Hutcheson Memorial Forest (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around New Brunswick

Fly into Manville, NJ (JVI-Central Jersey Regional), the closest airport, located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Princeton, NJ (PCT), which is 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to New Brunswick Station or New Brunswick Jersey Ave Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday accommodation are available around New Brunswick?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 27 holiday rentals around New Brunswick. From 14 holiday houses to 9 flats & apartments, 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 New Brunswick is on Stayz.

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

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

  • New Brunswick Jersey Ave Station: 109 holiday rentals
  • New Brunswick Performing Arts Center: 125 holiday rentals
  • Rutgers Gardens: 122 holiday rentals
  • George St - Monument Square: 130 holiday rentals
  • United Methodist Church at New Brunswick: 127 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Brunswick 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 New Brunswick?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 14 Houses in New Brunswick. Our other popular types of New Brunswick holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 holiday houses
  • Studios: 5 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in New Brunswick?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in New Brunswick. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.