Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Jay getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Jay with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Jay

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Jay a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whiteface Mountain (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Santa's Workshop (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Cascade Cross Country Ski Center (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Mount Van Hoevenberg Cross Country Ski Area (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Craig Wood Golf Course (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Lake Placid Club Golf Courses (14 mi / 22.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Jay

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Jay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wilmington Town Beach (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • High Falls Gorge (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Mirror Lake (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Adirondack Equine Center (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Mid's Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Brewster Peninsula Nature Trails (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)

Transportation to and around Jay

Fly into Lake Placid, NY (LKP), the closest airport, located 14.1 mi (22.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Saranac Lake, NY (SLK-Adirondack Regional), which is 24.3 mi (39.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Jay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 127 holiday lettings near Jay. From 26 Cabins to 66 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Jay for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Cabins in Jay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 26 Cabins in Jay. Our other popular types of Jay holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 66 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 3 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 120 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Jay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.