Destination guide

The vibrant city of Upper East Side awaits you

Come and experience Upper East Side and its museums, art galleries and architecture. This city's skyscrapers, riverfront and theatres attract many visitors, as does its cosmopolitan and welcoming location. Bloomingdale's and Central Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Upper East Side

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Upper East Side a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floating Pool (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Central Park Zoo (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Sony Wonder Technology Lab (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • NBC Studios (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Restaurant Row (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Upper East Side

Travellers enjoy Upper East Side for its riverfront and island views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Upper East Side is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Battery Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Carl Schurz Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • John Jay Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Wagner Cove (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Upper East Side

Fly into New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), the closest airport, located 4.4 mi (7.1 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 7.8 mi (12.5 km) away.

You can see more of Upper East Side by jumping on the metro at 86 St. Station, 77 St. Station or 96 St. Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Upper East Side?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,332 holiday rentals around Upper East Side. From 1,640 Condos/Apartments to 1,669 Studios, 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 Upper East Side is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Upper East Side?

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 Upper East Side:

  • Manhattan: 3,204 holiday homes
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,052 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,063 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,077 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 375 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 Upper East Side?

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

  • Lenox Hill Hospital: 5,841 holiday rentals
  • Gracie Mansion: 5,857 holiday rentals
  • 77 St. Station (Lexington Av.): 5,852 holiday rentals
  • Dicapo Opera Theatre: 5,850 holiday rentals
  • Hospital for Special Surgery: 5,854 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Upper East Side 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 Upper East Side?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,640 Condos/Apartments in Upper East Side. Our other popular types of Upper East Side holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 1,669 holiday houses
  • Houses: 251 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 44 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Upper East Side?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 155 holiday homes with pool available in Upper East Side. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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