Destination guide

Lively Plainville will entice you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Plainville. This city's shopping, sporting events and casino gaming draw many visitors. Rhode Island State Capitol Building and Kennedy Plaza are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Plainville

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Plainville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • World War I Memorial Park and Zoo (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Heather Hill Country Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Plainridge Race Course (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Foxborough Country Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Capron Park Zoo (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Xfinity Center (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Plainville

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Plainville is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kennedy Plaza (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Roger Williams Park Zoo (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • World War I Memorial Park and Zoo (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Nature Trail and Cranberry Bog (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Borderland State Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Lincoln Woods State Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)

Transportation options to and around Plainville

Fly into Pawtucket, RI (SFZ-North Central State), the closest airport, located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial), which is 14.4 mi (23.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Plainville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 21 vacation rentals near Plainville. From 6 Houses to 2 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Plainville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Plainville:

  • Jamaica Plain: 66 vacation rentals
  • Dorchester: 938 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 23 vacation rentals
  • Roslindale: 35 vacation rentals
  • West Roxbury: 16 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Plainville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 6 Houses in Plainville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Plainville include:

  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Plainville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 15 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Plainville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.