Jersey City, New Jersey is a diverse city that features a variety of attractions and landmarks. As a city along the Hudson River, Jersey City features great views of the skyline. Whether it be going to the beach, walking down the board walk, or taking a day trip to Times Square, Jersey City has something for everyone.
Visit Liberty State Park, one of New Jersey’s largest parks! Stroll along the Liberty Walk to reach the picnic area and see beautiful views of the Hudson River. The park also contains a performance area and the Liberty Science Center. The Liberty Science Center has exhibitions for all ages in its’ 12 galleries. While you are there you can watch a film in America’s biggest IMAX Dome Theater! If you are looking to learn more about the immigrants to Ellis Island in the early 1900s, visit the Central Railroad Terminal of New Jersey for tours and history programs. Jersey City reflects many international populations, such as Cuban and Korean, as seen from the variety of ethnic restaurants in the city.
Looking to explore the area around Jersey City? Ride a ferry from Liberty State Park to see Ellis Island or the Statue of Liberty. Over 12 million immigrants passed through Ellis Island. While exploring Ellis Island, you can visit the museum, learning center, and the family history research facility. Jersey City is also close to New York City, where you can go to Times Square, see a show on Broadway, or walk around the quaint streets of Greenwich Village. If you would like to take a day trip within New Jersey, try visiting Seaside Heights to check out Casino Pier and Breakwater Beach Waterpark, where you can go miniature golfing, go on rides, and check out the wave pool.
As the second largest city in New Jersey, Jersey City has 67 neighborhoods and a variety of rental options. There are many historic buildings, including brownstones, but also a lot of newly renovated areas such as the Hamilton Park neighborhood. Even if you are planning to spend most of your trip in New York City, Jersey City offers many cheaper alternative places to stay, where you will still have panoramic views of Manhattan! Wherever you choose to stay, Tripping can help you compare all of the rentals in the area by price, ratings, reviews, and more. Book your Jersey City vacation rental today!
Public transportation is very prevalent in Jersey City and makes it easy to get around. Instead of trying to drive downtown, take the PATH, or Port Authority Trans Hudson, subway line to get around. The four stations in Jersey City are Journal Square, Grove Street, Exchange Place, and Pavonia-Newport. Take the PATH to get to Newark, Hoboken, and downtown New York City. You can also take the New Jersey Transit bus around New Jersey City. Take the red or tan line to get to New York City and Staten Island.
Looking for a vacation rental in Jersey City? Tripping.com has 108 vacation rental homes available in Jersey City. You'll find 1 studios, 54 1-bedroom, 27 2-bedroom and 26 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $30 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Jersey City is $159 while the average price of a weekly rental is $25. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Jersey City home is $25.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 7 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Jersey City. In addition to accommodating pets, Jersey City rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 64 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 52 have TV and/or cable and 1 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 7 vacation rental sites in Jersey City where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, TripAdvisor, and Booking.com. There are 49 HomeAway rentals, 31 TripAdvisor short term rentals and 18 Booking.com vacation rentals.