Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Smithfield

The riverfront, gardens and island views display a scene truly unique to Smithfield. This welcoming city is known for its casino gaming, shopping and sporting events. 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 and around Smithfield

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Smithfield a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Triggs Memorial Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • WaterFire Providence (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Blackstone Valley Visitor Center (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Alex and Ani City Center (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • New England Country Club (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Smithfield

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Smithfield is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kennedy Plaza (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Roger Williams Park Zoo (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Mowry Conservation Area (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Lincoln Woods State Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Lippitt Memorial Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Smithfield

The nearest airport is in Pawtucket, RI (SFZ-North Central State), located 2 mi (3.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Providence, RI (PVD-T.F. Green), which is 13.3 mi (21.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Smithfield?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 113 vacation rentals near Smithfield. From 26 Houses to 67 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 Smithfield for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Smithfield:

  • Fox Point: 27 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 35 vacation rentals
  • Federal Hill: 36 vacation rentals
  • College Hill: 45 vacation rentals
  • Smith Hill: 41 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 Smithfield?

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

  • Mowry Conservation Area: 157 vacation rentals
  • Bryant University: 158 vacation rentals
  • Gillette Stadium: 238 vacation rentals
  • Newport Bridge: 1,333 vacation rentals
  • Brown University: 285 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Smithfield 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 Smithfield?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 26 Houses in Smithfield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Smithfield include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 67 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Smithfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available in Smithfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.