Newton is the perfect place to stay in Sussex County as many of the city’s star attractions are nearby. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Forest Lakes Beach and the iconic CO Johnson Park. Two other interesting attractions nearby Newton are the Lake Lackawanna Golf Course and the Space Farms Zoo and Museum.
If you enjoy skiing and snowboarding, rent some gear and make tracks to the Hidden Valley Ski Resort in Vernon, the Shawnee Mountain Ski Area in Stroudsburg and the Mountain Creek Ski Resort for the best slopes around Sussex County.
When you’re ready to wind down after a day spent exploring the charms of Newton, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep be sure to check out the Rockaway Hotel, the Hampton Inn Denville - Rockaway - Parsippany, and the Fernwood Resort, East Stroudsburg.