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Dunellen overview

Dunellen is a budget-friendly place distinct for its sports and known for its college atmosphere and shops. You'll appreciate the coffee and bar choices. Take a campus tour or explore the surrounding area of Rutgers University. Local sights like Circle Playhouse and Washington Rock State Park are worth a visit. If you're looking for a family- and business-friendly getaway, Dunellen is for you.

Where to stay in Dunellen

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, Dunellen has accommodations to fit every need. There are 361 hotels in the Dunellen area and you can shop as many as 85 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 40%.
  • • 75 2-star hotels with an average price of $57 per night
  • • 151 3-star hotels with an average price of $83 per night
  • • 114 4-star hotels with an average price of $105 per night

How to get to Dunellen

Fly in to Morristown, NJ (MMU-Morristown Municipal), 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from downtown Dunellen. Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 16.7 mi (26.8 km) away. Dunellen Station is the closest train station.

What to see around Dunellen

Fun outdoor activities are on hand along with these attractions:
  • • Protechockey Ponds Ice Center
  • • TD Bank Ballpark
  • • High Point Solutions Stadium
  • • Atlantic Health Training Center
  • • Alumni Stadium
Family-friendly attractions include:
  • • Triple C Ranch and Nature Center
  • • Bowcraft Amusement Park
  • • The Raptor Trust
  • • Leonard J. Buck Garden
  • • Cross Estate Gardens
Whether window-shopping or searching for a perfect souvenir, here are some favorite shopping areas:
  • • Middlesex Mall
  • • Kilmer Square
  • • Menlo Park Mall
  • • Bridgewater Commons
  • • Woodbridge Center
Take in the collegiate vibe with a visit to:
  • • Rutgers University
  • • Rutgers New Brunswick
  • • Middlesex County College
  • • Duke Farms
  • • Drew University
Some highlights of the area include:
  • • Circle Playhouse
  • • Washington Rock State Park
  • • Plainfield Country Club
  • • Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park
  • • Garden State Convention Center

When to visit Dunellen

If you're starting to plan your trip, you might be wondering when's the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

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: 10.7 inches
  • • April-June: 12.8 inches
  • • July-September: 13.7 inches
  • • October-December: 11.7 inches