Destination guide

Travel to captivating Newtown

The area's entertainment and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Newtown. This welcoming and cosmopolitan city entices travellers with its cafes and bars. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Newtown

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and 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 Newtown a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wildlife Sydney (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Moore Park Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Entertainment Quarter (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Kogarah Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Fox Studio Australia (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Newtown

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Newtown is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bondi Beach (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Sydney Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Central Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Blackwattle Bay Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Hyde Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Newtown

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Sydney Newtown Station.

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

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

  • Sydney Newtown Station: 3,391 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Macdonaldtown Station: 3,374 holiday lettings
  • Enmore Theatre: 3,358 holiday lettings
  • Australia Square: 3,574 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 1,323 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 871 Houses in Newtown. Our other popular types of Newtown holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,799 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 25 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 Newtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 682 holiday homes with pool available in Newtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Newtown

    Sydney
    3,006 holiday rentals
    Manly
    1,338 holiday rentals
    Bondi Beach
    270 holiday rentals
    Coogee
    2,714 holiday rentals
    Macquarie Park
    2,462 holiday rentals
    Balmain
    2,996 holiday rentals
    Double Bay
    2,886 holiday rentals
    Glebe
    2,960 holiday rentals
    Potts Point
    2,962 holiday rentals
    Darlinghurst
    2,958 holiday rentals
    Rose Bay
    2,861 holiday rentals
    The Rocks
    2,995 holiday rentals
    Clontarf
    2,870 holiday rentals
    Mosman
    3,035 holiday rentals
    Surry Hills
    2,938 holiday rentals
    Bondi
    218 holiday rentals
    Dee Why
    2,306 holiday rentals
    North Sydney
    3,018 holiday rentals
    Kirribilli
    2,976 holiday rentals
    Tamarama
    2,771 holiday rentals