Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Paterson

The waterfalls, riverfront and mountains display a scene truly unique to Paterson. Renowned for its shopping, bars and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Central Park and Broadway are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Paterson

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Paterson a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bronx Zoo (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Floating Pool (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Paramus Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Orchard Hills Golf Course (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Ridgewood Country Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Bergen County Zoo (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Paterson

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Paterson is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Battery Park (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Saddle River County Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Presby Memorial Iris Gardens (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Van Saun County Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Paterson

Fly into Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 6.6 mi (10.5 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Paterson Station.

Where to stay around Paterson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 150 holiday lettings near Paterson. From 68 Houses to 67 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 Paterson is on HomeAway.

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

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 Paterson:

  • Alphabet City: 340 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 381 holiday homes
  • Carnegie Hill: 231 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,065 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,077 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 Paterson?

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

  • Paterson Station: 4,912 holiday lettings
  • Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park: 4,801 holiday lettings
  • Passaic County Community College: 4,846 holiday lettings
  • Lambert Castle: 5,186 holiday lettings
  • Paterson Museum: 4,834 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Paterson 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 Paterson?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 68 Houses in Paterson. Our other popular types of Paterson holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 67 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 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 Paterson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Paterson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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