Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Newhaven

The island views and wildlife create a pretty picture of Newhaven. Renowned for its surfing, cafes and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Newhaven

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Newhaven a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Churchill Island Heritage Farm (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Purple Hen Winery (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Penguin Parade (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Nobbies Centre (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Stonier Winery (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Newhaven

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Newhaven is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Phillip Island Nature Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Cowes Beach (7.4 mi / 12 km)

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

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

  • Phillip Island Nature Park: 1,483 holiday lettings
  • Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit: 1,802 holiday lettings
  • Phillip Island Ferry Dock: 2,179 holiday lettings
  • Penguin Parade: 2,433 holiday lettings
  • Mornington Racecourse: 3,123 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Newhaven 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 Newhaven?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,031 Houses in Newhaven. Our other popular types of Newhaven holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 93 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 19 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newhaven?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 65 holiday homes with pool available in Newhaven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.