Discover a selection of 80 vacation rentals in Newport News, US 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 WiFi. Prices start at $142 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Newport News. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Travel to historic Newport News

Enjoy the area's history, museums and live music and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Newport News. This city's shopping, soccer games and restaurants draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Newport News

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Newport News has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Busch Gardens Williamsburg (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Water Country USA (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Kingsmill Plantation Golf Course (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Williamsburg Winery (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Golden Horseshoe Golf Club (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Virginia Zoo (18 mi / 29 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Newport News

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Newport News is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Huntington Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Buckroe Beach and Park (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Yorktown Beach (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Grandview Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Ocean View Beach (15.3 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Town Point Park (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Newport News

The nearest airport is in Norfolk Intl. Airport (ORF), located 19.7 mi (31.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Newport News - Williamsburg Intl. Airport (PHF), which is 3.3 mi (5.3 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Newport News Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Newport News?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental property in or around Newport News that's right up your alley. Here are some of our favorites:

  • Around 20 miles from the center of Newport News, it's hard to top "History, Art, Nature, Privacy - Historic Escape In 110 Acres Of Ancient Woodland". It has 5 bedrooms and a range of amenities including lowered locks and a dishwasher.
  • Alternatively, unpack your suitcase at "Very Private Riverfront, Beach". Around 20 miles from the heart of Newport News, it has 6 bedrooms and features a dryer and nearby birdwatching activities.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Newport News?

You need only step foot inside one of Vrbo's tiny house vacation rentals in Newport News to realize that great things really do come in little packages. Efficiently designed to make use of every square inch of space, these pint-sized digs promise a big vacation experience:

  • You can look forward to a simpler way of living at "Whimsical Tiny House, Cape Charles Virginia". Amenities at this small wonder in Županići include a hair dryer and towels.
  • Alternatively, settle in at "Tiny House 3 Min From Down Town Cape Charles". Situated in Cape Charles, this little abode comes with a balcony and coffee and tea making facilities.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Newport News?

Sometimes, you just need to get away from the chaos of modern life. That's where Vrbo can help. We've got an excellent selection of log cabins in and around Newport News where you can unwind in nature. These are just the start:

  • "Secluded And Peaceful Log Cabin" has all the comforts you need for a relaxing vacation, such as a playground and off-street parking options. After you've unpacked, venture out and take in the beautiful scenery.
  • After a huge day of outdoor adventures, kick back and relax at "Chesapeake Bay Secluded Waterfront Log Cabin". This cozy hideaway offers a stovetop and off-street parking options.

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

Your working week will be much easier to endure if you've got something spectacular lined up for the weekend. Give yourself something fun to look forward to by reserving one of these top weekend getaways in or near Newport News:

  • Located around 14 miles to the northwest of Newport News, "Luxury 2 Bedroom Waterfront Kingsmill Condo Book Your 2023 Travel Now" has all you need and more for a fun weekend escape, including winery tours and WiFi. When it's time to get out and explore, there are plenty of outdoor attractions to visit like Quarterpath Park and Ocean View Beach.
  • Another great option is "North End Flamingo Cottage - 1 Block To Beach", around 30 miles southeast of Newport News. When you're not kicking back in your rental taking advantage of a garden and towels, get out and see Great Neck Park and Fort Story Beaches.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Newport News?

Usually small, economical and well located, it's not hard to be impressed by a studio apartment. Get cozy in one of these vacation rentals and appreciate Newport News up close:

  • Make "Historic Cottage On Ware River Estate" your home for a couple of days or more. This great vacation rental features amenities including a theme park and a stovetop.
  • "Cozy Cabin Getaway With Beautiful Sunsets On York River" is another tempting choice. Get cozy and take advantage of coffee and tea making facilities, a theme park and more.

With the money you save on your studio apartment, you can afford to see even more of Newport News. Cultural sights like Longwood Center for the Visual Arts and Seven Hills Theater will help you understand the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Newport News?

Whether you're looking for a simple cabin or a house with enough space for the family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Enjoy a mini break at one of these favorite picks in or near Newport News:

  • For an awesome weekend away, it's tough to beat "Summertime In Irvington, Va On Carter Creek". It's near the center of Newport News, along with lots of things to put on your itinerary.
  • Another great choice is "Chesapeake Bay Boating, Fishing". Gather your squad and enjoy a comfortable stay close to the heart of Newport News.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Newport News?

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to take off for the weekend, just you and your beloved. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Newport News that would make even Cupid envious. Here are a few that'll sweep you off your feet:

  • Sneak away on Friday for a couple of passion-filled nights at "History, Art, Nature, Privacy - Historic Escape In 110 Acres Of Ancient Woodland". Around 20 miles from Newport News, this property comes with lots of nice touches, including a fireplace and winery tours.
  • "Very Private Riverfront, Beach" is another popular option that'll impress. It's approximately 20 miles from Newport News and has winery tours and a nearby bay.

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

Share your stay and have twice as much fun. Whether you're organizing an adventurous escape with friends or a big family get-together, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and around Newport News:

  • Offering space, privacy and comfort, you'll get everyone's seal of approval at "Very Private Riverfront, Beach". Up to 12 people can stay at this retreat which has 6 bedrooms, a firepit and a nearby river. You'll find it around 20 miles to the north of Newport News.
  • "Award Winning Architectural Gem On The Ocean Front" is another fantastic option. It's around 30 miles to the southeast of Newport News, has 5 bedrooms and welcomes up to 14 guests. A water view and a beach view are just a couple of things that'll help make your group getaway even more memorable.

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

Nothing screams fun like a pool does. Blow up your inflatable flamingo and browse these houses in or near Newport News that feature this vacation perk:

  • Treat your loved ones to a memorable stay at "Riverfront House With Dock, Hot Tub". There's plenty to love about this escape apart from its pool, such as outdoor furniture and a DVD player.
  • "Furnished House 6 To 8 People" is the type of place you go to escape the everyday and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. A pool table and cable/satellite TV services are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfy.

Newport News has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 70 ºF to 85 ºF. But there's no need 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 Newport News vacation rental and organize your getaway for whatever season you like.

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

Every family catch-up should be one to remember. Whether you're organizing a break with the kids or a celebration with relatives, these large family vacation rentals in or near Newport News offer a home away from home with ample space for everyone:

  • Get your nearest and dearest under the same roof at "History, Art, Nature, Privacy - Historic Escape In 110 Acres Of Ancient Woodland", which has 5 bedrooms that sleep up to 10 guests. This escape is around 20 miles to the west of Newport News and comes with amenities such as nearby ecotour services and a toaster.
  • Another popular option is "Very Private Riverfront, Beach". This vacation rental is 20 miles north of Newport News and features coffee and tea making facilities, beach sun loungers and more. With 6 bedrooms accommodating up to 12 people, don't worry about leaving anyone off your invitation list.

When you're ready to step outside your front door, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone happy. The Adventure Park at Sandy River Retreat, Amazement Square and AMF Lynchburg Lanes should be top of your to-do list.