Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Newhaven

The island views and wildlife create a pretty picture of Newhaven. Renowned for its surfing, cafés and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Newhaven

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Newhaven a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Churchill Island Heritage Farm (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Purple Hen Winery (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Penguin Parade (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Nobbies Centre (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Stonier Winery (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Newhaven

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Newhaven is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Phillip Island Nature Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Cowes Beach (7.4 mi / 12 km)

Where to stay around Newhaven?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,221 vacation rentals near Newhaven. From 1,034 Houses to 96 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 Newhaven for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Phillip Island Nature Park: 1,486 vacation rentals
  • Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit: 1,782 vacation rentals
  • Phillip Island Winery: 2,051 vacation rentals
  • B'Darra Estate Vinyard: 2,323 vacation rentals
  • Stonier Winery: 3,535 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,034 Houses in Newhaven. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Newhaven include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 96 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 19 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Newhaven?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 67 vacation rentals with pool available in Newhaven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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