Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Newport getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Newport. This city has something for everyone. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Newport

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Newport a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Melbourne Seaplanes (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Melbourne Star Observation Wheel (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • St Kilda Pier (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Newport

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Newport is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Luna Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Williamstown Botanic Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Westgate Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Sandridge Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Newport

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 8.1 mi (13 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 12.1 mi (19.5 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Newport Station or North Williamstown Station to see more of the city. Catch a ride on the metro at North Williamstown Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Newport?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,030 holiday lettings near Newport. From 351 Houses to 1,533 Flats, 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 Station: 2,243 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne Central: 2,274 holiday lettings
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,287 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,264 holiday lettings
  • DFO South Wharf: 2,271 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 351 Houses in Newport. Our other popular types of Newport holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,533 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 16 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 Newport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 575 holiday homes with pool available in Newport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.