Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Newnham

Learn about the unique charm of Newnham with a stay in a private vacation home. Well known for its bars, university setting and local tours, this welcoming city won't disappoint. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Newnham

Do you want to discover things to 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 Newnham a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penny Royal Adventures (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Velo Winery (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Sharmans Wines (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Jinglers Creek Vineyard (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Josef Chromy Wines (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Newnham

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

  • City Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Royal Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Cataract Gorge (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (6 mi / 9.6 km)

Transportation to and around Newnham

Fly into Launceston, TAS (LST), the closest airport, located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Newnham?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 152 vacation rentals near Newnham. From 71 Houses to 14 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Newnham for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Newnham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 71 Houses in Newnham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Newnham include:

  • Bungalows: 14 rentals available
  • Cabins: 14 rentals available
  • Cottages: 14 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 Newnham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Newnham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.