Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Newtownards

The countryside and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Newtownards. This relaxing and welcoming city is well known for its restaurants, bars and spas. Titanic Belfast and Belfast Botanic Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Newtownards

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Newtownards a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Clandeboye Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Pirates Adventure Golf (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Knock Golf Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Blackwood Golf Centre (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Holywood Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Bangor Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Newtownards

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Newtownards is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belfast Botanic Gardens (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Castle Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Redburn Country Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Sunken Gardens (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Marine Gardens Coastal Walk (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Crawfordsburn Country Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Newtownards

The nearest airport is in Belfast (BHD-George Best Belfast City), located 8.7 mi (14 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.), which is 22.5 mi (36.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Newtownards?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 326 holiday lettings around Newtownards. From 114 Houses to 169 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Mount Stewart: 322 holiday lettings
  • Mount Stewart House and Gardens: 324 holiday lettings
  • Scrabo Tower: 340 holiday lettings
  • Somme Heritage Centre: 335 holiday lettings
  • Nendrum Monastic Site: 333 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 114 Houses in Newtownards. Our other popular types of Newtownards holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 169 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 28 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Newtownards?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 272 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Newtownards. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.