Sat on the River Usk you’ll find this large, vibrant town. Newport has endless attractions dotted throughout the region including a cathedral, galleries, museums, Belle Vue Park, Tredegar House Country Park, Ruperra Castle, Magor Marsh Reserve, Pencoed Castle, Sirhowy Valley Country Park, Newport Explorer Trail, Wetlands Reserve and Newport Medieval Ship. The only question you need ask is: where to first?
Why visit Newport?
It’s a fantastic place for an escape with friends and family. With a huge range of stuff to entertain it’s great for families holidaying together, large groups celebrating special occasions and couples on a romantic weekend getaway. We have a lovely range of cottages in this riverside city.
Things to do in Newport:
There are many historical sites, pretty gardens and lots of entertainment on offer in this city. Visit one of the castles, admire art in a local gallery, see the grand cathedral, look for souvenirs in the markets, grab a cake and coffee in a tea room or a delicious evening meal in the city centre.
Why stay in a Newport cottage?
We have holiday cottages in Newport and the surrounding area, from river-side cottages to city centre accommodation and rural retreats. Take your pick of places to stay in order to create the perfect holiday. Take a trip to Newport for a jam-packed adventure or relaxing escape.
Three must see things in Newport:
- Sail down the River Usk and take a look at the remains of Newport Castle
- See what’s on so you can enjoy a show at the Riverfront Arts Centre
- Travel across to Caerleon to the National Roman Legion Museum, the Baths and the amphitheatre ruins