Rahway/Newark Attractions

Super 8 Rahway/Newark’s hotel is the perfect lodging choice when staying in southern Union County. Rahway is part of the New York metropolitan area just 21.6 miles southwest of Manhattan and 5 miles west of Staten Island. Football fans will enjoy our convenient location with MetLife Stadium home of both the NY Jets and NY Giants, merely 20 miles from our hotel, and the Red Bull Arena, just 17 miles away. Shoppers will find great deals on clothing and accessories at Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall and affordable Scandinavian design at IKEA, both just 9 miles from us. Additionally, history buffs will discover a trip to the Thomas Edison Museum is well worth a visit. This area also boasts many parks to explore including Hawk Rise Sanctuary, Ernest L Oros Preserve, and Roosevelt Park.

With so many things to do and see in this New York metropolitan city, it’s easy to be a bit overwhelmed. Our friendly front desk staff is ready to help by offering helpful suggestions and make recommendations.

Featured Attractions

MetLife Stadium

MetLife Stadium is the only active venue to host two NFL teams, the NY Jets and the NY Giants. This stadium sets the standard for excellence featuring state of the art technology, comfort and amenities. The stadium’s exterior lighting is transformed from week to week from Jets Green to Giant’s Blue, so you’ll always know who’s playing there. MetLife Stadium boasts the World’s Biggest Stage offering events including Super Bowl XLVIII, WrestleMania 29, CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarterfinals, U2, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Bon Jovi, Kenny Chesney, and Taylor Swift to name a few.

Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park

History enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to the Thomas Edison Center. This well-appointed museum offers a fully escorted tour with knowledgeable tour escorts where you’ll view Edison’s original artifacts, listen to 100+ year old Edison Phonographs, and learn about the marvels that took place at this historic park. Visitors can also enjoy a leisurely walk on the guided nature trail through this Thomas Edison’s historic Menlo Park. Enjoy a walk on the guided nature trail through this 36-acre state park.

Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park

History enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to the Thomas Edison Center. This well-appointed museum offers a fully escorted tour with knowledgeable tour escorts where you’ll view Edison’s original artifacts, listen to 100+ year old Edison Phonographs, and learn about the marvels that took place at this historic park. Visitors can also enjoy a leisurely walk on the guided nature trail through this Thomas Edison’s historic Menlo Park. Enjoy a walk on the guided nature trail through this 36-acre state park.

Hyatt Hills Golf Complex

Golfers will appreciate the short drive from our hotel to Hyatt Hills Golf Complex making is an ideal destination for golf outings. This complex features a 9-hole championship golf course, driving range, and practice facility. Bring your family for an enjoyable round of putt-putt on the fun 18-hole miniature golf course. This course offers beautiful surroundings and is meticulously maintained. Golfers of every skill level will be challenged when playing this popular destination while staying in the Rahway area.

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