Destination guide

The friendly city of Newry awaits you

The riverfront and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Newry. This welcoming city is known for its skiing, golfing and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home. Many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Newry

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Newry a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sunday River (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Sunday River Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Mt. Abram (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center (25.5 mi / 41 km)
  • Wildcat Mountain Ski Area (27.1 mi / 43.6 km)
  • Black Mountain (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Newry

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Newry is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sunday River (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Grafton Notch State Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Kezar Lake (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Worthley Pond (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Angel Falls (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Pulpit Rock (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Newry

The nearest airport is in Augusta, ME (AUG-Augusta State), located 50.5 mi (81.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Whitefield, NH (HIE-Mount Washington Regional), which is 38.6 mi (62.1 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Newry?

Whatever your getaway needs, you'll find a rental in or around Newry that fits you like a glove. Here are some of our faves:

  • "Hi - Speed Wifi, Hottub, Treasure Hunts" is a favorite with guests. Around 8 miles from Newry, it has 5 bedrooms and lots of useful amenities, including video games and a video library.
  • "5 Star Home - Mtn Views, Ac, Hot Tub" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 4 bedrooms, a toaster, a firepit and more. It's around 11 miles from Newry.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Newry vacation rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Newry?

From time to time, you just want to get away from the busyness of the modern world. That's where Vrbo can help. We've got a great selection of log cabins in and around Newry where you can connect with nature. These are just the start:

  • "Log Cabin Near Sunday River, Swim" has everything you need for a stress-free escape, such as a restaurant dining guide and a kitchen. After you've settled in, head outdoors and take in the gorgeous scenery.
  • You won't have to give up any modern comforts if you stay at "Family - Friendly, Luxury Log Cabin Nestled In The Woods". This popular escape features a fireplace, a smart TV and more.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Newry?

Escape the treadmill of daily life at one of our weekend getaways in or near Newry. Whether you'd like to catch up with pals or spend time with your love, there'll be something to suit your style. Try these top-rated properties on for size:

  • Make yourself at home at "The Artist's Cabin Retreat At Powder Ridge Overlooking Sunday River Resort". Located around 6 miles to the southeast of Newry, this delightful escape has everything you need for a relaxing stay, including a TV and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "Ski/lake Chalet Mins To Sunrvr And N. Pond" is another top-rated option to consider. It's around 17 miles to the southeast of Newry and comes with free toiletries, air conditioning and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Newry?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish pick, ideally suited for traveling couples or solo adventurers. Spend your days getting to know your new surroundings and your nights relaxing in your comfy hideaway. These vacation rentals in or near Newry will tick all the boxes:

  • After a fun-filled day of outdoor exploration, enjoy peace, quiet and privacy at "Private Escape Located In The Mountains Of Maine". A TV and an oven are among the amenities on offer here.
  • An equally good rental is "Ski - In/ski - Out 1 Bedroom Fall Line Condo W". Don't be fooled by its modest size — this comfortable apartment is filled with handy amenities like a washing machine, free WiFi and lots more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Newry?

Whether you're chasing a compact apartment or a house big enough to fit the family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Squeeze in a quick break at one of these favorite picks in or near Newry:

  • Within easy reach of central Newry, "Private Beach, Covered Picinic Area" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not kicking back in your comfortable digs, get out and discover all the fun stuff around you.
  • Alternatively, book a couple of nights at "Ski/lake Chalet Mins To Sunrvr And N. Pond". This comfy, centrally located property makes exploring the local sights easy.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Newry?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend escape. If you're longing to spend a couple of relaxing nights away with your significant other, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Newry that will get your heart racing:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a couple of passion-filled nights at "Hi - Speed Wifi, Hottub, Treasure Hunts". Around 8 miles from Newry, this place comes with lots of nice touches, like a fireplace and a balcony.
  • Otherwise, spend a few days canoodling and uncorking Champagne at "5 Star Home - Mtn Views, Ac, Hot Tub", around 11 miles from Newry. A fireplace and a firepit will help set the scene for romance.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Newry?

Big groups mean enormous fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll easily fit your whole gang. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Newry and get everybody together under the same roof:

  • A range of amenities including a kitchen and a fireplace make "Maine Ski House - Speed Wifi, Hottub" a top pick for groups. This spacious property has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 people. From the center of Newry, it's around 8 miles away to the southeast.
  • Invite as many as 12 of your closest friends to "5 Star Home - Mtn Views, Ac, Hot Tub" and fill its spaces with laughter and love. This option has 4 bedrooms and is around 11 miles to the southeast of central Newry. It's packed with features to keep large groups comfortable and content, such as a firepit and a garden.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in or near Newry?

Whether you're arranging a big event like a wedding or a memorable vacation with your extended family, we'll help you find the ideal space for your group. Round up your nearest and dearest and check out these large vacation rentals in or around Newry:

  • "Ski In, Ski Out Direct Access To Sunday River Resort": With 7 bedrooms accommodating up to 32 people, there's enough space for all of you. You and your group will have access to plenty of amenities, such as a fireplace and a kitchen.
  • "Indoor Pool, 10br, , 3 Hot Tubs": Offering the trifecta of comfort, space and privacy, this vacation home houses as many as 38 people in its 10 bedrooms. A sauna and a water park are among the features that'll help keep your guests happy.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Newry?

A pool is often a nonnegotiable when choosing where to spend your vacation, particularly if you're bringing the kids along. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Newry and spend your days splashing around:

  • Round up your gang and enjoy a memorable stay at "Maine Ski House - Speed Wifi, Hottub". There's plenty to love about this retreat apart from its pool, such as a video library and childrens activities.
  • "Baby Equipped Lake House With Beach" is the sort of place you go to get away from it all and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its glorious pool. Nearby whale-watching activities and free toiletries are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfy.

Wondering what the weather is like in Newry? It has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 50 ºF to 75 ºF. If you'd like more inspiration on places to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to look through our entire selection of Newry vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Newry?

Whether your perfect escape is up in the mountains or down by the beach, you'll have a lot more fun if you share it with people you love. Check out these large family vacation rentals in or near Newry and bring the entire crew along:

  • Sleeping up to 14 guests in 5 bedrooms, "Maine Ski House - Speed Wifi, Hottub" is the ideal place to enjoy some family time. This popular escape is 8 miles to the southeast of Newry and has amenities that include a kitchen and childrens activities.
  • "5 Star Home - Mtn Views, Ac, Hot Tub" is another top pick for families. It's about 11 miles to the southeast of Newry, has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 12 people. Handy amenities here include a kitchen island and childrens activities.

When you want to venture outside and explore, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions nearby to keep everyone entertained. Snow Falls, Rumford Falls and Hemlock Covered Bridge should be at the top of your list.