Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively West Kingston

The area's wineries and musicals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in West Kingston. This city's camping, hiking and ice skating draw many visitors. Fort Adams State Park and Naval War College Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in West Kingston

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes West Kingston a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Proclamation Ale Company (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Meadowbrook Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Yawgoo Valley Ski Area and Water Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Sons of Liberty Spirits (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Richmond Country Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Adventureland (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in West Kingston

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in West Kingston. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arcadia Wildlife Management Area (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • John H. Chafee National Wildlife Refuge (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Narragansett Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Charlestown Town Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Black Point Fishing Area (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Salty Brine State Beach (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around West Kingston

The nearest airport is in North Kingstown, RI (NCO-Quonset State), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Westerly, RI (WST-Westerly State), which is 14.9 mi (24.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Kingston Station.