Newark vacation rentals

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Popular amenities for Newark vacation rentals

Stay near Newark's top sights

Prudential Center191 locals recommend
Branch Brook Park83 locals recommend
Red Bull Arena66 locals recommend
New Jersey Performing Arts Center124 locals recommend
Newark Penn Station121 locals recommend
Weequahic Park12 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Newark

Total rentals

2.9K properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

1.8K properties have a dedicated workspace

Rentals with a pool

40 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

570 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

850 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

73K reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Newark?

    Newark experiences a humid subtropical climate. Summers, from June to August, are warm and humid with temperatures around 85°F (29°C). Winters, from December to February, can be quite cold with temperatures often dropping to 26°F (-3°C). The city also sees moderate snowfall during winter.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Newark?

    Visitors to Newark often explore the Newark Museum, enjoy a performance at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, or take a leisurely stroll in the Branch Brook Park. Shopping at the Ironbound district and attending a concert or sports event at the Prudential Center are also popular activities.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Newark?

    The most frequented time to visit Newark is during the fall, specifically from September to November. This is when the city hosts the Newark International Film Festival and the Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival, attracting many local and international visitors.

  • What are the best places to stay in Newark?

    Downtown Newark, with its close proximity to popular attractions like the Newark Museum and Prudential Center, is frequently suggested for visitors. The Ironbound district, known for its diverse cuisine and vibrant nightlife, is also a popular area.

  • What are the best places to visit in Newark?

    Frequently visited places in Newark include the Newark Museum, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, and the Prudential Center. Additionally, the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart and Branch Brook Park, renowned for its cherry blossoms, are often recommended.

  • What are some hiking trails in Newark?

    While Newark isn't known for hiking trails, the nearby South Mountain Reservation, about 10 miles (16 km) away, has an extensive network of trails. For a leisurely walk in the city, the Lenape Trail in Branch Brook Park is often recommended.

  • What are some family activities to do in Newark?

    Families often enjoy exploring Newark Museum, which has a wide variety of exhibits. The Branch Brook Park, known for its annual cherry blossom festival, is another favorite. The Turtle Back Zoo and the Liberty Science Center, both within a short drive, are also frequently suggested for families.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Newark?

    Explore the grandeur of the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart for its French Gothic architecture. For nature lovers, the Branch Brook Park with its famous cherry blossom trees is a highlight in spring. Art enthusiasts can immerse themselves at the Newark Museum of Art, home to a variety of global art and science exhibits. For a change of scenery, Liberty State Park, located approximately 13 miles (21 km) away, provides panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline and the Statue of Liberty.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Newark?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 1,610 vacation rentals in Newark featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Newark?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Newark. Choose from more than 540 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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