Things to Do in Newport Near Holiday Inn Express Newport
Newport is a dynamic city that seamlessly fuses history, culture, and innovation. Located on the banks of the River Usk, Newport boasts a rich heritage dating back to Roman times.
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No trip to Wales is complete without a visit to the capital! Head to sporting events or concerts at the Principality Stadium, or enjoy a trip to Cardiff Castle for a spot of culture. Cardiff Bay is ideal for nature lovers and there's a thriving arts and entertainment scene.
Famous as the filming location for the TV show Gavin & Stacey, Barry Island is a popular seaside spot. The promenade is lined with amusement arcades, shops, and cafes and the Pleasure Park has thrilling rides and attractions for the family.
Visit The National Trust - Tredegar House, less than a mile from the hotel, for a stroll among 90 acres of parkland. Relax with a coffee at the cafe or enjoy a picnic if the sun is shining. When you're done, treat yourself to some homemade goods from the on-site shop.
With over 40 period buildings to explore, including a medieval church and 19th-century ironworkers' homes, you'll find yourself transported to different eras at St Fagan's National History Museum. Just 20 minute's drive away, the 16th-century manor house offers a captivating journey through time. Best of all? It's free to visit.