Don’t Miss Newport on the Levee When You Visit Northern Kentucky
Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky offer a richly diverse combination of entertainment, shopping, adventure, and nature. One of the best regions to visit for a weekend away, you can take everything in when you stay at a local bed and breakfast.
Newport on the Levee is a vibrant dining, shopping, and entertainment destination that sits just across the Ohio River with a beautiful view of Cincinnati’s skyline. There’s more than 360,000 feet of space and the complex is packed with things to do whether you want to eat, shop, or relax with a drink and take in the view.
The Newport Aquarium
Easily one of the best places to go when you visit Newport on the Levee, the Newport Aquarium is a must-see for anyone visiting Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.
Home to thousands of aquatic animals, you can see everything from penguins and otters to sharks and even a rare white alligator. You can get up close to the aquatic life, giving you a view that most people never get to see. There are even interactive exhibits to give you a truly immersive experience.
If you’re traveling with children, the Newport Aquarium should be a priority stop during your trip. The Aquarium is dedicated to conservation and education, so it’s a great place to learn more about sea life and other aquatic life. Not just for kids, adults will also find the experience to be incredibly educational and it’s interesting to learn about the conservation initiatives and programs that the Aquarium is involved in.
You should set at least half a day aside to visit the Newport Aquarium, especially if you want to take a little more time to fully immerse yourself.
Something for Everyone at Newport on the Levee
There’s a little something for everyone when visiting Newport on the Levee. As a hub for dining and entertainment, you’ll never spend a dull moment.
- If you want to take things casual, you can enjoy a stroll along the riverfront, or even enjoy a picnic at one of the numerous open-air plazas. Grab takeout from one of the many restaurants or you could even take your own day pack of food and treats designed and made by Chef and Innkeeper Jennifer in the Gourmet Kitchen at Willis Graves Bed & Breakfast. There are also bicycle rentals if you want to explore the riverside on wheels.
- For a great weekend evening, you could visit Funny Bone Comedy Club, one of the most popular clubs at Newport on the Levee. It’s a bar and restaurant-style club that attracts both local and international acts.
- Of course, there’s plenty of shopping if you’re looking for essentials or just want to browse the various clothing collections and unique items. Newport on the Levee has popular global brands including H&M, as well as a range of local and boutique stores where you’ll find everything from unique crafts to antique and modern décor items that you can take home and enjoy in the years to come as you fondly remember your trip to Northern Kentucky.
- If you’re looking to dine, you’ll find plenty of options no matter what you’re craving. From gourmet ice cream parlors to high-end fine dining, there’s something for everyone and every budget. Enjoy traditional flatbread at Brio Italian Grill, or choose from an extensive menu at Brothers Bar and Grill. Sweet Dreams Candy Company is also a must-visit store with an ever-changing range of handmade treats that will delight kids and adults alike.
Whether you’re looking to relax, dine, shop, or enjoy a night out, Newport on the Levee is an entertainment and commercial hub that can offer something unique every time you visit.
Visit Newport on the Levee While You Stay at Willis Graves Bed & Breakfast
You can enjoy a personalized travel experience in a cozy environment where luxury surrounds you and you’re the center of attention. Bed and breakfast accommodation can provide a level of comfort and hospitality that simply isn’t available at the big chain hotels around Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.
With local hosts, you’ll enjoy personalized recommendations so that you can make the most of the area. Delicious breakfasts fresh from the Gourmet Kitchen at Willis Graves Bed & Breakfast will start your day the right way, ensuring that you’re ready for adventure. With a charming atmosphere, unique décor, and a historical setting, Willis Graves is the perfect way to make unforgettable memories while visiting special destinations like Newport on the Levee. Explore our accommodation options and book your stay today.