Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Newark that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $135 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Newark. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

An enclave in the heart of Fremont

Across the bay from Palo Alto, and surrounded by the city of Fremont, Newark makes up a third of the Tri-City area of San Francisco Bay. While it's on the edge of Silicon Valley, where so many tech advances are being made, Newark itself enjoys plenty of old fashioned natural beauty, thanks to its position on the southeast shorelines of the big, blue bay. Newark vacation rentals are well placed for seeing the best of the region, whether you fancy day trips out to bohemian, sunny San Francisco, or feel like some adventures in nearby San Jose.

Things to do

Exploring Northern California from Newark

You'll be within driving distance of San Francisco in Newark, so a Newark vacation rental can be a useful value option for sightseeing in the city made famous by Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge, and countless movies and TV shows. Newark vacation rentals are also well located for jaunts to the San Jose Museum of Art, its Tech Museum, and the San Jose convention center. Meanwhile, the California's Great America theme park in Santa Clara is a little over half an hour's drive away. Its rides, entertainment, shops, and characters also make for a fun day out.


Discover family-friendly Newark

Newark offers many opportunities for family-friendly activities. Ardenwood Historic Farm is a fun day out if you're staying at your Newark vacation rental with kids, while the nearby Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge offers plenty of trails for hiking, biking, or simply admiring the views across the bay. Shopping and entertainment can be found locally, while the bustling cities of San Francisco, San Jose, and Oakland are all within range. Plus, you have your pick of Newark's varied range of local bars and eateries, or you can venture further afield to discover the numerous Michelin-starred restaurants to be found in the Bay area.


Newark's year-round appeal

In summer, the bay area is popular with tourists who come to enjoy the sunny beaches, redwood forests, and scenic trails. However, Newark is an all-season destination, thanks to its location in the state and the way it allows for quick trips to various towns and cities, meaning you can put a a range of sightseeing, shopping, sports, and entertainment activities on your to-do list. Dumbarton Bridge across the bay also makes it easy to get from Newark vacation rentals to Palo Alto.

Natural features

Wandering the Newark shoreline

Downtown Newark borders the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge. This is a lush sprawl perfect for dog walking, jogging, or enjoying a picnic. It has miles of hiking and biking trails that make the most of the shimmering waterfront location. Its wetlands restoration project is bringing many species of birds back to the bay area, and protecting this delicate natural environment for future generations. If you make the journey across the Golden Gate Bridge, you can also wander the scented hillsides of Muir Woods and experience the majesty of the giant California redwoods.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Newark

Fly into Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County), the closest airport, located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), which is 11 mi (17.7 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Newark?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 657 vacation rentals around Newark. From 296 house rentals to 306 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.