Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Wantagh

The area's entertainment and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Wantagh. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its restaurants, beaches and hiking. Long Beach and Sky Zone are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Wantagh

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Wantagh a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Zone (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Merrick Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Bethpage Black State Park Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Adventureland (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Fun Station USA (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Bergen Point Golf Course (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Wantagh

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Wantagh

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 Wantagh. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Long Beach (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Merrick Road Park (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Norman Levy Park and Preserve (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Eisenhower Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Sea Breeze Waterfront Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Bethpage Community Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Wantagh

The nearest airport is in Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), which is 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Wantagh Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Wantagh?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 85 holiday rentals around Wantagh. From 49 Houses to 27 Condos/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 Wantagh is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Wantagh?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Wantagh:

  • Queens: 5,364 holiday homes
  • Springfield Gardens: 22 holiday homes
  • Rochdale: 27 holiday homes
  • South Ozone Park: 21 holiday homes
  • St. Albans: 22 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Long Beach: 1,530 holiday rentals
  • Glen Cove Municipal Golf Course: 1,267 holiday rentals
  • Robert Moses Water Tower: 420 holiday rentals
  • Morgan Memorial Park: 2,940 holiday rentals
  • Glen Cove Sea Cliff Station: 1,901 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wantagh 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 Wantagh?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 49 Houses in Wantagh. Our other popular types of Wantagh holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 27 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wantagh?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Wantagh. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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