Where to stay around Newport?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 131 holiday lettings near Newport. From 82 houses to 19 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Newport for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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 Historical Society: 188 holiday lettings
  • Newport Golf Club: 186 holiday lettings
  • Briggs Opera House: 260 holiday lettings
  • Franklin Pierce Homestead: 143 holiday lettings
  • Mount Sunapee: 170 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 82 houses in Newport. Our other popular types of Newport holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Newport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Newport, New Hampshire your home away from home

    Newport is a charming, friendly mill town just 6 miles from Lake Sunapee. There are plenty of good restaurants, a lively arts scene and plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation including hiking and biking in the summer, and skiing and snowsports in the winter. During the summer, Farmers’ markets and craft fairs spring up on the town common and outdoor concerts are performed on the bandstand. The area is popular in the autumn for the vivid fall colours on the trees, and in the winter the snow brings skiers and snowboarders to the area. There are plenty of holiday home rentals in Newport which provide an excellent base for all activities.

    Things to do in Newport, New Hampshire Explore the Town

    Some of the highlights of the town include the Train Mural on the Johnson Block building in the centre of the town. It depicts the four glorious seasons of New Hampshire in colourful detail. See the interesting antique shops and browse in the art gallery of acclaimed artist E. Thor Carlson.

    Hiking and Biking

    The 9 mile long Sugar River trail along the former railroad follows the river to Claremont and includes two historic covered bridges. It is an ideal traffic-free route for walkers and bikers.

    Experience a Car Hop Drive-In

    One of the few surviving car hop drive-in’s can be experienced here. Eat in your car or use the picnic tables provided. They even serve breakfast here from 7am till noon.

    Places to visit near Newport, New Hampshire Sunapee State Park

    Sunapee State Park is about 10 miles from your holiday home in Newport and includes a beach on the shores of the 4,085 acre Lake Sunapee. There are facilities for boating, fishing, swimming and picnicking. In the winter, Mount Sunapee is a great ski mountain with a beginner’s area and a separate snowboarding trail.

    Sunapee Harbor

    This lakeside harbor is a pleasant place to visit on a summer evening. The paddlewheel steamboat offers an all-you-can-eat buffet on the two hour cruise of the lake with a commentary on the places of interest. There are a number of small shops and galleries along the harbor as well as the Riverwalk and the Historical Society Museum.

    Weather in Newport, New Hampshire

    New Hampshire has cold winters with plenty of snowfall on the mountains and pleasantly warm summers reaching around 27°C (80°F). The autumn is a popular time to enjoy a Newport holiday home rental and experience the dazzling colours of the fall foliage.

    Travel to Newport, New Hampshire

    Your Newport holiday home rental is served by the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport which is 47 miles from the centre of Newport, NH.

    Sightseeing in and around Newport

    Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Newport a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Newport Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Arrowhead Recreation Area (6.9 mi / 11 km)
    • Mount Sunapee (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • John Hay National Wildlife Refuge (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
    • Lake Sunapee Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
    • Whaleback Mountain (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Newport

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Newport is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lake Sunapee (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
    • John Hay National Wildlife Refuge (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
    • Mt Ascutney State Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
    • Path of Life Garden (13.7 mi / 22 km)
    • Mount Kearsarge (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
    • Rollins State Park (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)