Newport is a very small town located in Florida. Newport is ideal if you are looking for a vacation spot that isn’t overcrowded with tourists. It is in close proximity to many beaches and attractions, but at the end of the day you can go back to your quiet rental and relax. Make sure to rent a car while in Newport so that you have access to all that Florida has to offer, including popular cities such as Daytona Beach, Panama City, and Jacksonville.
Newport is not located on the coast, so you will have to drive for a little while to get to the nearest beach. Newport does have several restaurants to choose from. Beef O’ Brady’s is a family-oriented neighborhood pub that’s filled with sports memorabilia and TVs for watching games. If you’re looking to go to an authentic Florida oyster bar, check out Ouzts’ Too Oyster Bar and Grill. Ouzt’s Too Oyster Bar and Grill features live music every Sunday on its’ patio. Make sure to try the local smoked mullet and the Apalachicola oysters. Another seafood restaurant to visit is Riverside Café, which is located in nearby St. Marks and is right on a river.
Some great day trips from Newport, Florida are Panama City, Jacksonville, and Daytona Beach. Panama City is about a two-hour drive from Newport. In Panama City, you can go to cool off at Shipwreck Island Waterpark, go boating in St. Andrews State Park, and even learn about the history of scuba diving at the Man in the Sea Museum. Jacksonville is two and a half hours from Newport. Catch a Jacksonville Jaguars game at EverBank Field or spend the day exploring the exhibits at the Museum of Science and History. Check out the animals at the Jacksonville Zoo or try surfing at Hanna Park. Daytona Beach is about three hours and 45 minutes, which is a little further from Newport so you may want to leave early in the day to get here and maximize your time. Spend a few hours at the beach and then walk down the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier. Daytona is also known for its’ festivals, so make sure to check the calendar and plan accordingly!
There are some small homes and cottages available to rent in Newport. Since the town is unincorporated and extremely small, you may have trouble finding rentals in the town so make sure to book in advanced. Newport is a good place to rent if you are trying to save money and stick to a budget, since it tends to be cheaper than staying in more touristy areas or large cities in Florida. Wherever you choose to stay, Tripping can help you compare all of the rentals in the area by price, ratings, reviews, and more. Book your Newport vacation rental today!
Since Newport is so small, there is no public transportation. Therefore, renting a car is highly recommended, especially if you are planning to take day trips to other Florida towns and cities.
Looking for a vacation rental in Newport? Tripping.com has 4 rental homes available in Newport. Potential renters will find studios, 1 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom and 3 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $110 a night to $185 a night. Many of these properties are instantly bookable.
The average price of a nightly rental in Newport is $159 while the average price of a weekly rental is $770. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Newport home is $3300.
Wondering if you can bring your favorite dog or cat with you? We have 3 pet friendly vacation rentals available for you. In addition to accommodating pets, Newport rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 1 rentals have internet and wifi, 2 have TV and/or cable and have a pool or hot tub.Search HomeAway and HRS Holidays properties in Newport. There are 3 HomeAway rentals and 1 HRS Holidays vacation rentals.