Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Newcastle getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Newcastle. Well known for its hiking, shopping and restaurants, this walkable city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Newcastle

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Newcastle a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hidden Valley Nature Center (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Boothbay Golf Course (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Maine State Aquarium (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Newcastle

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

  • Whaleback Shell Midden State Historic Site (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Dodge Point Public Reserved Land (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Fort Edgecomb State Historical Site (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Ovens Mouth Preserve (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Pemaquid Beach Park (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Newcastle

The nearest airport is in Wiscasset, ME (ISS), located 9.1 mi (14.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Brunswick, ME (NHZ-Brunswick Executive), which is 20.8 mi (33.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Newcastle?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 608 holiday lettings near Newcastle. From 242 Cottages to 257 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Newcastle is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Newcastle?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Newcastle:

  • West Point: 17 holiday homes
  • Christmas Cove: 24 holiday homes
  • Pemaquid Beach: 26 holiday homes
  • Pemaquid Point: 26 holiday homes
  • Ocean Point: 17 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Dodge Point Public Reserved Land: 934 holiday lettings
  • Sewell Pond Conservation Area: 1,017 holiday lettings
  • Rachel Carson Salt Pond Preserve: 940 holiday lettings
  • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens: 1,012 holiday lettings
  • Southport Memorial Library: 968 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Newcastle 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 Cottages in Newcastle?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 242 Cottages in Newcastle. Our other popular types of Newcastle holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 257 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 242 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 242 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newcastle?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Newcastle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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