Destination guide

Explore the riverside setting in New Hope

Enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in New Hope. Renowned for its shopping, art and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in New Hope

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that New Hope has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sesame Place (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Rose Bank Winery (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Sand Castle Winery (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Diamond Nation (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Jasna Polana (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Beneduce Vineyards (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Hope

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in New Hope. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Washington Crossing Historic Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Kids' Castle (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Peace Valley Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Lake Nockamixon (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Mercer County Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around New Hope

Fly into Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL), the closest airport, located 36.9 mi (59.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Trenton–Mercer Airport (TTN), which is 9.2 mi (14.9 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near New Hope?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it's longing for a vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near New Hope:

  • Around 16 miles from the center of New Hope, it's hard to beat "Featured On Hgtv. Com New Bucks County All Season River Home". It has 3 bedrooms and a host of amenities including a nearby river and a porch.
  • "Cozy Creekside Cabin - Lehigh Valley" also promises a memorable escape, offering 2 bedrooms, a playground, a microwave oven and more. It's around 50 miles from New Hope.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near New Hope?

You need only step foot inside one of Vrbo's tiny house vacation rentals in New Hope to find out that cool things really do come in small packages. Smartly designed to make use of every square inch of space, these pocket-sized digs deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Get set for a simpler way of life at "Tiny Home/rv Close To I81". Amenities at this hideaway in Darss include an oven, games and more.
  • Alternatively, make yourself at home at "Not So Tiny House With Full Kitchen And Patio Swing". Situated in Pittsburgh, this itty-bitty abode comes with a desk and a fridge.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near New Hope?

Whether you want to spend your getaway adventuring outdoors or reconnecting with your loved ones, we've got wonderful log cabins where you can do both. Take a peek at these retreats in and around New Hope:

  • "1800's Restored Log Cabin In Woods": This is a perfect base to try some of the awesome outdoor activities this region has on offer, including basketball and golf.
  • "Riverfront Rustic Log Cabin": Spend your much needed break enjoying all the creature comforts at this hideaway. When it's time to get outdoors, rafting and cycling are some awesome things to do.

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

Clock out on Friday afternoon and then forget all your worries. If you're up for some fun and relaxation, these rentals in and near New Hope are the perfect weekend getaway:

  • "Getaway Cottage In Park - Like Setting On River. Restaurants" is a top-rated option around 12 miles southeast of the center of New Hope. You'll never have to travel far to find something cool to do around this vacation rental. Get out and discover Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve and Civil War and Underground Railroad Museum of Philadelphia. Activities like horse riding and fishing will add the perfect finishing touch to your quick break.
  • "In Any Season The Milford House Is The Ideal Place To Relax And Refresh" is another great property to consider. Around 16 miles northwest of New Hope, use it as a base to try some rock climbing or hiking and biking. Green Lane Park and Colonial Park should also be on your to-do list while you're here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around New Hope?

Usually compact, less expensive and conveniently located, it's not hard to fall for the appeal of a studio apartment. Make yourself comfortable in one of these vacation rentals and get acquainted with New Hope up close:

  • Make "Getaway Cottage In Park - Like Setting On River. Restaurants" your home for a couple of days or more. This fantastic vacation rental features amenities including golf and a water park.
  • "Charming 3rd Flr Bedroom With Private Bath And Roof" is another appealing option. Get comfortable and take advantage of a hair dryer, free toiletries and more.

When you're ready to step foot outside your studio apartment and cross off the sights, there's loads to keep you occupied around New Hope. Into art and culture? Don't miss Community Theatre League and Millbrook Playhouse.

Can I find short term rentals in or near New Hope?

Whether you're chasing a comfy cottage or a house to fit the whole family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Squeeze in a quick break at one of these getaways in or near New Hope:

  • Close to the center of New Hope, "Waterfront Guesthouse In Historic" lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not holed up in your cozy digs, get out and discover everything that's around you.
  • "Cabin In The Trees In Historic Jim Thorpe" is also well located. Bunk down here and discover why many guests rate this getaway highly.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near New Hope?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like planning a romantic weekend together. If you want to spend a couple of relaxing nights away with your sweetheart, we've got some romantic getaways in and around New Hope that will get your heart racing:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a couple of passion-filled evenings at "Featured On Hgtv. Com New Bucks County All Season River Home". Located approximately 16 miles from New Hope, this place comes with lots of nice touches, like a fireplace and winery tours.
  • Otherwise, spend your escape sipping on bubbly and canoodling at "Waterfront Guesthouse In Historic", around 14 miles from New Hope. Winery tours and a fireplace will help set the mood.

Are there mansions for rent in or near New Hope?

We've got some lavish mansions for rent in and around New Hope. If you're in search of somewhere with plenty of room as well as a large dose of wow factor, these stunners will tick all your boxes:

  • Around 30 miles to the southwest of New Hope is "Historic Mainline 8 Bedroom, 3 Story Mansion". Along with its grand design, you'll also love its high-end amenities, such as a firepit and a fireplace.
  • With golf, a porch and a host of other awesome amenities, "Majestic Lander Stewart Mansion On The Delaware Top Floor Apt" will get your guests' tick of approval. This plush retreat is roughly 25 miles to the northwest of New Hope.

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

Vacation with others and double the fun. Whether you're organizing an epic getaway with pals or a big family get-together, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and around New Hope:

  • A host of amenities including a fireplace and a water view make "Featured On Hgtv. Com New Bucks County All Season River Home" a top pick. This sizable retreat has 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. From the heart of New Hope, it's around 16 miles away to the northwest.
  • Invite up to 12 of your favorite people to "The Federal Twist House" and fill its spaces with love and laughter. This option has 5 bedrooms and is around 5 miles to the northwest of central New Hope. It's crammed with features to keep your large group comfortable, including a garden and a nearby river.

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

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can offer, a pool is one of the most coveted. Take a peek at these houses for rent with a pool in or near New Hope and spend your time splashing around. Just don't forget to bring your inflatable flamingo:

  • Get comfortable at "Historic 3 Story Center City Row House Near Attractions", where your top priority will be relaxing by the pool. Amenities such as a fridge and childrens activities help make this escape a favorite with guests.
  • "3 Bedroom House All To Yourself" is the type of place you go to escape the everyday and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. A TV and a smart TV are also on hand to make your visit comfortable and convenient.

New Hope has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures fluctuating between 65 ºF and 80 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal New Hope vacation rental and organize your getaway for whenever you like.