Many of Somerset’s most popular attractions are near to Fanwood, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two of the places not to miss are the fabulous Bowcraft Amusement Park and the incredible Shackamaxon Country Club. Two other popular spots that are located within a short distance of Fanwood are the Ashbrook Golf Course and the Plainfield Country Club.
Visitors to Fanwood, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will love the cultural attractions nearby. Take the time to see the many galleries and collections such as the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey in Summit.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Enjoy some of the tranquil city parks such as the Rahway River Park in Rahway and Unami Park in Cranford.
Work on your drives and putting while on vacation; grab your golf bag and head to the Echo Lake Country Club in Westfield, the Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield and the Hyatt Hills Golf Course in Clark.
Finding somewhere convenient to base yourself within the Fanwood area is a breeze. The Holiday Inn Clark - Newark Area, the Grand Summit Hotel - a Summit Hotel and the Howard Johnson Express Inn -- North Plainfield are among the many great places to stay around here.