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Plainsboro overview

Plainsboro is a family-friendly place known for its sports, shops, and college atmosphere. There's a nice selection of restaurants to enjoy during your stay. Though Plainsboro might not have many well-known attractions, you don't need to venture far to visit University Square Shopping Center and Palmer Stadium. In the surrounding area, you won't want to miss out on seeing Princeton University Stadium and Princeton University Art Museum.

Where to stay in Plainsboro

Whether you're planning a longer vacation or a weekend getaway, Plainsboro has the right accommodation for you. There are 2 hotels in Plainsboro and you can shop as many as 436 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 38%. We have room prices starting at 43 USD per night and below you'll find the number of hotels by star rating in Plainsboro as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 39 4-star hotels from 96 USD per night
  • • 124 3-star hotels from 76 USD per night
  • • 42 2-star hotels from 52 USD per night

How to get to Plainsboro

Fly into Trenton, NJ (TTN-Mercer), 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from central Plainsboro.

What to see around Plainsboro

Fun activities include attractions such as:
  • • Palmer Stadium
  • • Princeton University Stadium
  • • Rockville Climbing Center
  • • Old Bridge Township Raceway Park
  • • Sovereign Bank Arena
Known for its amusement park, the area has sights especially popular with families like:
  • • Six Flags Great Adventure
  • • Six Flags Hurricane Harbor
For those looking for a souvenir or simply window-shopping, here are some favorite shopping areas to visit:
  • • University Square Shopping Center
  • • Brunswick Square Mall
  • • Kilmer Square
  • • Jackson Premium Outlets
  • • Freehold Raceway Mall
Enjoy the university setting or the collegiate vibe around the area of:
  • • Princeton University
  • • Institute for Advanced Studies
  • • The College of New Jersey
  • • Rutgers New Brunswick
  • • Rutgers University
Here are some recommended places to see in the surrounding area:
  • • University Square Shopping Center (2.9 mi/4.7 km from the city center)
  • • Palmer Stadium (3.4 mi/5.5 km from the city center)
  • • Princeton University Stadium (3.6 mi/5.8 km from the city center)
  • • Princeton University Art Museum (4 mi/6.4 km from the city center)
  • • McCarter Theater (4 mi/6.5 km from the city center)

When to visit Plainsboro

If you're beginning to plan your holiday, you may be wondering when is the best time of year to visit. Here's a list of seasonal norms to help you arrange your travel schedule:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 56°F day, 21°F night
  • • April-June: 85°F day, 36°F night
  • • July-September: 86°F day, 49°F night
  • • October-December: 72°F day, 23°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 10.79 inches
  • • April-June: 12.80 inches
  • • July-September: 13.74 inches
  • • October-December: 11.69 inches