Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Springfield

Experience the unique character of Springfield with a stay in a vacation home rental. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and golfing. Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Immigration Museum are just a couple of the must-sees 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 Springfield

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Springfield a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Baltusrol Golf Club (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Echo Lake Country Club (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Galloping Hill Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Bowcraft Amusement Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Hyatt Hills Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Shackamaxon Country Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Springfield

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Springfield is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Battery Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Reeves-Reed Arboretum (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • South Mountain Reservation (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Unami Park (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Wilson Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)

How to get to and around Springfield

The nearest airport is in Linden, NJ (LDJ), located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), which is 7.8 mi (12.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Springfield?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 166 holiday lettings near Springfield. From 73 Houses to 78 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Springfield is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Brooklyn: 1,032 holiday homes
  • Queens: 5,256 holiday homes
  • Journal Square: 109 holiday homes
  • Staten Island: 842 holiday homes
  • Avenel: 112 holiday homes

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Springfield. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Baltusrol Golf Club: 3,501 holiday lettings
  • Fulton Avenue Park: 5,675 holiday lettings
  • Staten Island Museum: 5,668 holiday lettings
  • Fort Hamilton: 5,709 holiday lettings
  • Rutgers University, Busch Campus: 131 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Springfield listed on HomeAway 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 Springfield?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 73 Houses in Springfield. Our other popular types of Springfield holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 78 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Springfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Springfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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