About Newburgh Airport
The airport serves more than 30 thousand people each year. The town of Newburgh is a different municipality than the city of Newburgh. The town of Newburgh itself has a population of more than 30 thousand people. It borders the Hudson River on the west and is characterized by its hilly terrain. A lot of the hills exceed 750 feet.
Things to do near SWF
Visit the Hasbrouck house; George Washington’s headquarters during the American Revolution. Take a wine tour at the Warwick Valley Winery & Distillery the makers of apple brandy.
Take a cruise of the Bannerman Castle with Bannerman Island Cruise and Walking Tour. River Rose Cruises also offers a Mississippi steamboat driven tour with Sunday Brunch or Dinner Cruises. Visit the Mid-Valley Mall or the Newburgh Mall for shopping both are on the bus line.
Fish in the Hudson: Atlantic sturgeon, American shad, Stripe bass, Northern Pike, Striped Searobin, and Naked goby can be found there among other species. The fish from the Hudson have been found to have a high number of PCB’s so they are good for sport not necessarily for eating.
Restaurants in Newburgh
For great Italian food visit either the Youngest Brother Italian restaurant or the Bonura’s Little Sicily both are not far from the river. Machu Picchu Peruvian Restaurant service authentic Peruvian cuisine; customers can enjoy Lomo Fino al Pisco a skirt steak with mushrooms, rice, and sautéed vegetables or Cau-Cau de Mondongo a stewed tripe dish that includes diced potatoes seasoned with turmeric and ajr Amarillo. The North Plank Road Tavern I a town classic that service American food with classic French preparation. For pub food, head over to The Wherehouse they also have large selections of craft beers.
Hotels near SWF
If you want to stay near the airport stay at the Countryard Newbugh Stewart Airport; it’s a Marriott hotel that includes a continental breakfast, Wi-Fi, and many other essential amenities. There are many nationwide chains in the area like the Ramada, Hilton Garden, Homewood Suites, Days Inn, and Comfort Inn.
SWF Contact Information
Stewart International Airport
1180 1st Street
New Windsor, NY 12553
Airport Code: SWF