This small town sits in the East Renfrewshire County just seven miles southwest of Glasgow. The town dates back to14th century, it got its name from being a new town on the moors "Mearns", and ideally the town is a part of the Glasgow urban area. Till the 20th century the land over the town was agricultural land. Later the ownership of these lands shifted to many hands. It was after 1830s that the place became the suburb of Glasgow. The present Ayr road was also constructed during that time, which connected the town to the road route. Further the development of this place started with many estates and bungalows taking shape, giving the place a modern look.
Newton Mearns have few attractive churches and houses a large population of Jewish community. Other attraction in and around the town includes Golf courses, bowling clubs, private leisure clubs, swimming pool and other leisure centre. For shopping there exist many shops and a shopping centre with a variety of shops. Extending its tourist culture the town houses few great accommodation places. The hotels in Newton Mearns are one of the impressive options one can look for to enjoy a comfortable stay with a variety of modern amenities. Other than that guest houses in Newton Mearns boasts quality accommodation with a homely feel and friendly assistance to all.