Destination guide

Head to the cozy city of Newhaven

The area's museums and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Newhaven. This city's golfing, gardens and riverfront draw many visitors. Newhaven Fort and Drusilla's Zoo are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Newhaven

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Newhaven a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Drusilla's Zoo (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Brighton Sea Life Centre (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Brighton Pier (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Eastbourne Pier (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Peacehaven Golf Club (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Seaford Head Gold Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Newhaven

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Newhaven is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brighton Beach (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Beachy Head (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Sheffield Park Garden (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Seaford Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Spring Barn Farm Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Lewes Priory Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)

Traveling to and around Newhaven

The nearest airport is in London (LGW-Gatwick), located 26.1 mi (42 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Newhaven Town Station or Newhaven Harbour Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Newhaven?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 708 vacation rentals near Newhaven. From 249 Houses to 89 Bungalows, 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 is the best area to stay when traveling to Newhaven?

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 Newhaven:

  • Kemptown: 281 vacation rentals
  • Seafront: 388 vacation rentals
  • Meads: 78 vacation rentals
  • Brighton City Centre: 368 vacation rentals
  • The Lanes: 224 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 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:

  • Peacehaven Golf Club: 1,085 vacation rentals
  • Newhaven Harbour Station: 1,105 vacation rentals
  • Newhaven Museum: 1,117 vacation rentals
  • Newhaven Fort: 1,095 vacation rentals
  • Newhaven Town Station: 1,114 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 249 Houses in Newhaven. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Newhaven include:

  • Bungalows: 89 rentals available
  • Cabins: 89 rentals available
  • Cottages: 89 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Newhaven?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 18 vacation rentals with pool available in Newhaven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.