Destination guide

Travel to arty Harlem

Enjoy the area's art galleries, live music and architecture with a rental holiday home in Harlem. Travellers to this cosmopolitan city praise the university setting, theatres and riverfront. Floating Pool and Barney's are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Harlem

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Harlem a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floating Pool (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Central Park Zoo (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Sony Wonder Technology Lab (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • NBC Studios (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Restaurant Row (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Harlem

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Harlem is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Battery Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Bradhurst Urban Renewal Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Carmansville Playground (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Morningside Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Harlem

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 5 mi (8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 6.7 mi (10.8 km) away.

You can see more of Harlem by jumping on the metro at 135 St. Station, 137 St. - City College Station or 135 St. Station.

Where to stay near Harlem?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 595 holiday rentals near Harlem. From 451 Condos/Apartments to 448 Studios, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Harlem for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Mount Neboh Baptist Church: 5,874 holiday rentals
  • Black Gay & Lesbian Archive: 5,870 holiday rentals
  • Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture: 5,816 holiday rentals
  • 135 St. Station (Malcolm X Blvd): 5,870 holiday rentals
  • Harlem YMCA: 5,869 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Harlem 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 Condos/Apartments in Harlem?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 451 Condos/Apartments in Harlem. Our other popular types of Harlem holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 448 holiday houses
  • Houses: 55 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 32 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Harlem?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 64 holiday homes with pool available in Harlem. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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