Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Newport

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Newport. Travelers like the aquarium, riverfront and seafood restaurants in this cosmopolitan and scenic city. Newport Aquarium and Great American Ball Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Newport

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Newport a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Ride The Ducks Newport (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Lunken Playfield Loop (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Coney Island (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Indian Valley Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • World of Golf (10 mi / 16.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Newport

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Newport is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Krohn Conservatory (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • General James Taylor Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Smale Riverfront Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Sawyer Point (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Lytle Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Eden Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Newport

Fly into Cincinnati, OH (LUK-Cincinnati Municipal - Lunken Field), the closest airport, located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Cincinnati, OH (CVG-Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky Intl.), which is 9 mi (14.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Newport?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 122 vacation rentals near Newport. From 52 Houses to 62 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Newport for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Newport?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Newport:

  • Mansion Hill: 18 vacation rentals
  • Over-The-Rhine: 25 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 50 vacation rentals
  • Hyde Park: 16 vacation rentals
  • Mount Adams: 36 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Newport?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Newport. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Newport Aquarium: 198 vacation rentals
  • Northern Kentucky Gambling Museum: 198 vacation rentals
  • Newport on the Levee: 199 vacation rentals
  • Ride The Ducks Newport: 199 vacation rentals
  • General James Taylor Park: 201 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Newport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 52 Houses in Newport. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Newport include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 62 rentals available
  • Studios: 57 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 4 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Newport?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 21 vacation rentals with pool available in Newport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.