Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Barrington

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Barrington. Renowned for its boating, biking and sporting events, this city welcomes all visitors. Roger Williams Park Zoo and Kennedy Plaza are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Barrington

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Barrington a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crescent Park Looff Carousel (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Seekonk Speedway (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Fantasyland (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Seekonk Grand Prix (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Roger Williams Park Carousel Village (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • India Point Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Barrington

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Barrington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roger Williams Park Zoo (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Kennedy Plaza (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • George B. Salter Memorial Grove (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Conimicut Point Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Pawtuxet Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Warwick Pond (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Barrington

Fly into Providence, RI (PVD-T.F. Green), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into North Kingstown, RI (NCO-Quonset State), which is 11.8 mi (19 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Barrington?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,176 vacation rentals near Barrington. From 627 Houses to 307 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Barrington for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Barrington?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Barrington:

  • Bonnet Shores: 123 vacation rentals
  • Narragansett Pier: 411 vacation rentals
  • Newport East: 363 vacation rentals
  • Yachting Village: 228 vacation rentals
  • South Dartmouth: 238 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Barrington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Barrington. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Narragansett Beach: 717 vacation rentals
  • Easton's Beach: 1,779 vacation rentals
  • University of Rhode Island: 1,868 vacation rentals
  • Horseneck State Beach: 1,133 vacation rentals
  • Newport Bridge: 1,367 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Barrington listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Barrington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 627 Houses in Barrington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Barrington include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 307 rentals available
  • Cottages: 114 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 114 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Barrington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 136 vacation rentals with pool available in Barrington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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