Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Newport

The area's live music and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Newport. Travellers especially like the aquarium, riverfront and seafood restaurants in this cosmopolitan and scenic city. Newport Aquarium and Great American Ball Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Newport

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Newport a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Ride The Ducks Newport (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Lunken Playfield Loop (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Coney Island (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Indian Valley Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • World of Golf (10 mi / 16.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Newport

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Newport is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Krohn Conservatory (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • General James Taylor Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Smale Riverfront Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Sawyer Point (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Lytle Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Eden Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Newport

Fly into Cincinnati, OH (LUK-Cincinnati Municipal - Lunken Field), the closest airport, located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Cincinnati, OH (CVG-Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky Intl.), which is 9 mi (14.5 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Newport?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Newport:

  • Mansion Hill: 20 holiday homes
  • Clifton: 16 holiday homes
  • Walnut Hills: 27 holiday homes
  • Central Business District: 55 holiday homes
  • CUF: 39 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Newport?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Newport. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Newport Aquarium: 195 holiday lettings
  • Newport on the Levee: 197 holiday lettings
  • Monmouth Theatre: 195 holiday lettings
  • General James Taylor Park: 199 holiday lettings
  • Ride The Ducks Newport: 195 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Newport listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Newport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 43 Houses in Newport. Our other popular types of Newport holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 59 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 56 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Caravans and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Newport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.