Destination guide

The cozy city of Port Jefferson awaits you

The area's entertainment and festivals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Port Jefferson. This city is well-known for its island views and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Port Jefferson

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Port Jefferson has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Zone (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Harmony Vineyards (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Swan Lake Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Long Island Game Farm (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Pine Creek Par 3 Golf Course (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Port Jefferson

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Port Jefferson is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Harborfront Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • West Meadow Beach Historic District (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Avalon Park and Preserve (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Clifton H. Lee Memorial Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Country Fair Entertainment Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Lake Ronkonkoma (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)

How to get to and around Port Jefferson

The nearest airport is in Islip, NY (ISP-MacArthur), located 11 mi (17.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Shirley, NY (WSH-Brookhaven Calabro), which is 13.2 mi (21.3 km) away.

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

Where to stay around Port Jefferson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 32 holiday lettings near Port Jefferson. From 25 Houses to 4 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 Port Jefferson is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Port Jefferson?

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 Port Jefferson:

  • Devon / Walnut Beach: 28 holiday homes
  • Momauguin: 24 holiday homes
  • Davis Park: 26 holiday homes
  • Cherry Grove: 17 holiday homes
  • Fire Island Pines: 47 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 Port Jefferson?

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

  • Mather House Museum: 313 holiday lettings
  • Theatre Three: 332 holiday lettings
  • Port Jefferson: 315 holiday lettings
  • Harborfront Park: 314 holiday lettings
  • Maritime Explorium: 314 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Port Jefferson 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 Port Jefferson?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 25 Houses in Port Jefferson. Our other popular types of Port Jefferson holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Port Jefferson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Port Jefferson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.