Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of New Castle

Enjoy the history and other features of New Castle. Travellers to this romantic city praise the seaside, restaurants and shopping. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around New Castle

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that New Castle has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wentworth by the Sea Golf Club (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Water Country (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Sagamore Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • The Ledges Golf Club (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • York's Wild Kingdom (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Center for Wildlife (10.6 mi / 17 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in New Castle

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, New Castle is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort Stark State Historic Site (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Odiorne Point State Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Fort McClary State Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Prescott Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Wallis Sands State Beach (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Jenness State Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around New Castle

The nearest airport is in Portsmouth, NH (PSM-Portsmouth Intl.), located 5 mi (8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), which is 23.2 mi (37.4 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around New Castle?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,397 holiday rentals around New Castle. From 669 Houses to 306 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around New Castle is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to New Castle?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in New Castle:

  • Rye Beach: 270 holiday homes
  • Hampton Beach: 198 holiday homes
  • Seaglass Village: 134 holiday homes
  • Cape Neddick: 803 holiday homes
  • Kittery Point: 24 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • American Independence Museum: 1,546 holiday rentals
  • Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse: 1,545 holiday rentals
  • Fort Stark State Historic Site: 1,578 holiday rentals
  • Fort Constitution Historical Site: 1,541 holiday rentals
  • Bush Compound: 2,023 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Castle listed on Stayz 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 New Castle?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 669 Houses in New Castle. Our other popular types of New Castle holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 306 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 311 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 306 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in New Castle?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 234 holiday homes with pool available in New Castle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.