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Top-rated vacation rentals in Princeton

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Guesthouse in Lawrence Township
Adorable studio cottage near Princeton
Cottage in Lawrenceville, NJ connected to Rider University. Walking distance to entire campus. 3 miles to The College of New Jersey ( TCNJ ), 6 miles to Princeton, 5 miles to Trenton, City Hall, 4 miles to Hamilton train station. Nice suburban neighborhood, very quiet, total privacy. Off-street parking for free. Free Wifi, wide bathroom entrance, kitchenette. Cottage is detached from main home on property. No outrageous cleaning fees! We'll handle that-use that money for a nice dinner or two ;)
$117 per night
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Home in Princeton
Einstein Lounge Downtown -2BR w/Loft & Fenced Yard
This modern, two-bedroom home is located in downtown Princeton, just two blocks away from the University and 30 Spring st garage. It’s near everything Princeton has to offer: fine dining, shopping, entertainment, theaters, museums and campus events. It's a three-minute walk from popular spots such as Jay's Bikes, Small World Coffee, Hoagie Haven, and Blue Point Grill. Take a trip to New York using the in-town train station or bus stop. You'll enjoy every moment living in downtown Princeton! :)
$196 per night
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Guesthouse in Princeton
Spacious Guest Studio in Park Like Setting
Charming guest house with many designer elements in a park like setting. Drenched with lots of natural light (5 skylights!) and filled with all the things you need! Only minutes from downtown Princeton! This is part of a lovely estate that dates back to the 1700s. We live in the main building and are here to help if you need us! Quiet and serene with an access to the Woodfield Reservation - beautiful trails including ponds. Can be rented with other spaces on the same property. Check my profile!
$160 per night

Popular amenities for Princeton vacation rentals

Stay near Princeton's top sights

Princeton University92 locals recommend
Trader Joe's25 locals recommend
Palmer Square21 locals recommend
Whole Foods Market24 locals recommend
P.F. Chang's7 locals recommend
Princeton University Art Museum56 locals recommend

Other great vacation rentals in Princeton

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Apartment in Princeton
Quiet one bedroom studio in Princeton downtown
$100 per night
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Cottage in West Windsor Township
*Cozy Cottage in the Princeton Area*
$127 per night
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Home in Princeton
Private Oasis Ranch • In Town Princeton • 2BR/2B
$172 per night
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Apartment in Ewing Township
A+ Studio | Prof. Cleaned + Sanitized + Discounts
$86 per night
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Cottage in Yardley
Historic Tiny Cottage on the Delaware Canal
$160 per night
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Guest suite in Lawrence Township
Antoinette's B&B
$77 per night
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Apartment in Cranbury Township
Large private apartment on Main Street
$138 per night
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Guest suite in Princeton
Historic Mill Retreat - 3 BR-1st fl waterview unit
$175 per night
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Guest suite in Princeton
Scarlet Sanctuary Suite :Attached to House
$126 per night
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Condo in Princeton
Palmer Square 1BR w/ Private Patio
$143 per night
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Apartment in Lawrence Township
Cute apt near Lawrenceville Prep
$77 per night
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Guesthouse in Princeton
Your In-Town Private Studio - this is the place.
$145 per night

Other great vacation rentals in Princeton

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Apartment in Hopewell
The Center
$95 per night
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Home in Trenton
Entire 1Bd/1Br Tiny House Near TCNJ & Capitol
$96 per night
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Apartment in Princeton
LUXE Private & Stylish Princeton King Suite
$126 per night
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Loft in Princeton
Princeton Studio85
$125 per night
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Apartment in Princeton
The Honeybear Suite
$176 per night
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Home in Princeton
1 bedroom condo near downtown
$159 per night
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Apartment in Ewing Township
Cozy & Clean 1-BR Apt~Quiet Neighborhood~Workspace
$79 per night
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Apartment in Ewing Township
Cozy apartment near TCNJ & Mercer airport
$86 per night
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Home in Princeton
Princeton Gem - Walk Everywhere!
$295 per night
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Guest suite in Pennington
In laws suite with private entrance, bath,kitchen.
$60 per night
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Guest suite in Princeton
Private Guest Suite Near Princeton Campus
$149 per night
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Home in Princeton
Steps to Downtown*Private Backyard*Cozy Fireplace
$439 per night

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Princeton

Total rentals

220 properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

120 properties have a dedicated workspace

Rentals with a pool

10 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

50 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

120 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

9K reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Princeton?

    Princeton experiences a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. Summers are typically hot, with temperatures around 85°F (29°C), while winters can be quite cold, often dropping to 25°F (-4°C). Spring and fall bring mild temperatures, perfect for outdoor activities.

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

    Visitors to Princeton often enjoy exploring the historic Princeton University campus, visiting the Princeton University Art Museum, shopping on Nassau Street, or taking a stroll in the Princeton Battlefield State Park.

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

    Spring and fall are often recommended for visiting Princeton due to the moderate weather and vibrant foliage. During these seasons, you can also take part in local events such as the Princeton University Art Museum's annual Spring Art Walk or the Princeton Festival in June.

  • What are the best places to stay in Princeton?

    Popular areas for accommodation in Princeton include the downtown area, known for its accessibility to local attractions such as Princeton University and Palmer Square. The area around Lake Carnegie is also frequently suggested for its tranquil setting.

  • What are the best places to visit in Princeton?

    Princeton is known for its historical and cultural landmarks. The Princeton University campus, the Princeton University Art Museum, Morven Museum and Garden, and the Nassau Street shopping district are among the frequently visited spots.

  • What are some hiking trails in Princeton?

    Princeton has several hiking trails known for their scenic beauty. These include the Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park Trail, a 70 miles (113 km) stretch alongside a historical canal, and the Mountain Lakes Nature Preserve Trail, where you can explore a vibrant mix of flora and fauna.

  • What are some family activities to do in Princeton?

    Families visiting Princeton can enjoy interactive learning at the Princeton University Art Museum, picnics in Marquand Park, or boat rides in the Delaware and Raritan Canal. The Princeton Public Library also hosts engaging programs for children.

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

    Day trips from Princeton often include visits to nearby destinations like the Grounds For Sculpture in Hamilton (16 km away), or the bustling city of Philadelphia which is about 60 miles (97 km) away.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Princeton?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Princeton. Choose from more than 50 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 120 vacation rentals in Princeton featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

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