Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Newark

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Newark. This city's university setting, shopping and sporting events draw many visitors. Fort Delaware State Park and Longwood Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Newark

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Newark a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chisel Creek Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Brandywine Zoo (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Anson B. Nixon Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Biderman Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Back Creek Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Plumpton Park Zoo (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Newark

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Newark is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Longwood Gardens (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Olan Thomas Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • University of Delaware Botanic Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • McKees Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Kells Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Lewis Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Newark

Fly into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), the closest airport, located 30.1 mi (48.5 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Newark Station.

Where to stay near Newark?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 136 holiday rentals near Newark. From 88 Houses to 15 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Newark for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Newark?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Newark. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bob Carpenter Center: 67 holiday rentals
  • Kells Park: 69 holiday rentals
  • Windy Mill Park: 73 holiday rentals
  • University of Delaware: 70 holiday rentals
  • White Chapel Park: 68 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Newark listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Newark?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 88 Houses in Newark. Our other popular types of Newark holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 holiday houses
  • Studios: 17 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 14 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newark?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Newark. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.