Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Newport

The countryside and island views create a pretty picture of Newport. Travelers like the bars, restaurants and fishing in this relaxing and welcoming city. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Newport

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Newport has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Westport Golf Club (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Mulranny Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Newport

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Newport is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Clew Bay Archaeological Trailhead (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Bertra Beach (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Clew Bay (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Croagh Patrick Visitor Centre (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Brackloon Wood (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Croagh Patrick (9 mi / 14.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Newport

The nearest airport is in Knock (NOC-Ireland West), located 31.4 mi (50.5 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Newport?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 81 vacation rentals near Newport. From 16 Houses to 6 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 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:

  • Rockfleet Castle: 156 vacation rentals
  • Burrishoole Abbey: 140 vacation rentals
  • Murrisk Abbey: 212 vacation rentals
  • Westport House: 194 vacation rentals
  • Clew Bay Archaeological Trailhead: 191 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 16 Houses in Newport. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Newport include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 56 rentals available
  • Cottages: 56 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Newport?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 52 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Newport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.