Just 8 miles from Manhattan, Newark is the Garden State's gateway region. And with every mode of transportation imaginable, Newark provides unbelievable access to urban getaways.
Top attractions include the one of the largest cathedrals in North America, the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, as well as concerts at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Thomas Edison National Historical Park, cherry trees at Branch Brook Park, the oulet malls at Jersey Gardens, and cultural exhibits at the Newark Museum.
Newark has a four-season climate, so the best time to visit is the warm summer months, from June to August.
In April, Branch Brook Park holds the Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival, whose main event is Bloomfest, which holds performances, food, and a glimpse of Japanese culture.
Choose the perfect rental for your vacation at AllTheRooms.com. We compare Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and many more. AllTheRooms has 501 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Newark, with everything from inexpensive hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A vacation in Newark can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $10 a night. The average price of a vacation rental is $80 per night.
Those needing to get some work finished during their trip to Newark can choose from 265 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 27 accommodations that include a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 22 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on getting to Newark by car, be sure to choose from 185 accommodations that provide parking. We have 7 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with your best friend, then be sure to select one of the 33 pet-friendly accommodations available.
In Newark AllTheRooms currently compares hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 4 providers, including 261 places to stay from Airbnb, 10 accommodations from Priceline and 10 places to stay from Agoda.
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