Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Great Neck

Experience the unique character of Great Neck with a stay in a vacation home rental. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its restaurants and shopping. Bronx Zoo and Floating Pool 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Great Neck

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Great Neck a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bronx Zoo (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Floating Pool (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Harbor Links Golf Course (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Kissena Park Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Flushing Meadows Park Pitch and Putt (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Queens Zoo (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Great Neck

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Great Neck is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Long Beach (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Battery Park (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Kings Point Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Steppingstone Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Great Neck

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 7.3 mi (11.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), which is 11.4 mi (18.3 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Great Neck Station.

Where to stay around Great Neck?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,515 holiday lettings near Great Neck. From 817 Houses to 3,918 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 Great Neck is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Great Neck?

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 Great Neck:

  • Alphabet City: 329 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 380 holiday homes
  • Carnegie Hill: 240 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,061 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,063 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 Great Neck?

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

  • Gold Coast Arts Center: 5,684 holiday lettings
  • Great Neck Station: 5,681 holiday lettings
  • Saddle Rock Grist Mill: 5,723 holiday lettings
  • New Museum: 5,849 holiday lettings
  • Manor Park: 4,096 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Great Neck 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 Great Neck?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 817 Houses in Great Neck. Our other popular types of Great Neck holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,918 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Great Neck?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 407 holiday homes with pool available in Great Neck. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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