Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Long Beach

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Long Beach. This walkable city is known for its beaches, surfing and seaside. Long Beach and Brooklyn Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Long Beach

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Long Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fun Station USA (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Merrick Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Forest Park Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Kissena Park Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Marine Park Golf Course (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Salt Marsh Nature Center (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Long Beach

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Long Beach

Travellers enjoy Long Beach for its seaside and island views. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Long Beach is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Long Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Lido West Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Silver Point County Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Point Lookout Beach (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Sea Breeze Waterfront Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Long Beach

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), located 7.4 mi (11.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), which is 16.3 mi (26.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Long Beach Station.

Where to stay near Long Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 125 holiday rentals near Long Beach. From 78 Houses to 34 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Long Beach for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Long Beach?

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 Long Beach:

  • Manhattan: 3,190 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,057 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,051 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 379 holiday homes
  • Williamsburg: 1,341 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 Long Beach?

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

  • Long Beach: 1,561 holiday rentals
  • Holocaust Memorial: 1,590 holiday rentals
  • Long Beach Historical Museum: 1,673 holiday rentals
  • Long Beach Station: 1,596 holiday rentals
  • Central Park: 4,081 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Long Beach 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 Long Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 78 Houses in Long Beach. Our other popular types of Long Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 34 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 4 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Long Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Long Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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