Destination guide

Why people love visiting vibrant Astoria

The area's art galleries and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Astoria. This city's riverfront, skyscrapers and restaurants attract many visitors, as does its cosmopolitan and scenic location. Floating Pool and Bloomingdale's are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Astoria

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Astoria a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floating Pool (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Central Park Zoo (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Sony Wonder Technology Lab (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • NBC Studios (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Restaurant Row (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Astoria

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Astoria is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Battery Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Astoria Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Socrates Sculpture Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Carl Schurz Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Astoria

Fly into New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), the closest airport, located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 9.7 mi (15.6 km) away.

It's easy to get around Astoria by catching a ride on the metro at Astoria Blvd. Station, Astoria - Ditmars Blvd. Station or 30 Av. Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Astoria?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 116 holiday rentals around Astoria. From 70 Condos/Apartments to 31 Houses, 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 Astoria is on Stayz.

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

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 Astoria:

  • Manhattan: 2,974 holiday homes
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,073 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,007 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,114 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 343 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 Astoria?

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

  • Astoria Park: 5,505 holiday rentals
  • 36 Av. Station: 5,449 holiday rentals
  • Steinway St. Station: 5,520 holiday rentals
  • 30 Av. Station: 5,510 holiday rentals
  • Socrates Sculpture Park: 5,441 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 70 Condos/Apartments in Astoria. Our other popular types of Astoria holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 31 holiday houses
  • Studios: 80 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 5 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Astoria?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 110 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Astoria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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