Destination guide

The artsy area of Wakefield awaits your stay

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Wakefield. This city's island views, seaside and mountain views draw many visitors. Fort Adams State Park and Rough Point are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Wakefield

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Wakefield a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sons of Liberty Spirits (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Adventureland (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Point Judith Country Club (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Proclamation Ale Company (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Yawgoo Valley Ski Area and Water Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Frosty Drew Observatory (7 mi / 11.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wakefield

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Wakefield is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Salty Brine State Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Roger W. Wheeler State Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Fishermen's Memorial State Park (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • John H. Chafee National Wildlife Refuge (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Scarborough Beach (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Black Point Fishing Area (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Wakefield

The nearest airport is in North Kingstown, RI (NCO-Quonset State), located 13.9 mi (22.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Westerly, RI (WST-Westerly State), which is 14.3 mi (23.1 km) away.

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

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 Wakefield:

  • Point Judith: 493 vacation rentals
  • Goat Island: 142 vacation rentals
  • Breakwater Village: 120 vacation rentals
  • Bonnet Shores: 124 vacation rentals
  • Yachting Village: 208 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 Wakefield?

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

  • The Contemporary Theater Company: 1,985 vacation rentals
  • Narragansett Beach: 829 vacation rentals
  • Easton's Beach: 1,858 vacation rentals
  • Block Island Ferry: 1,926 vacation rentals
  • Gooseberry Beach: 1,873 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 22 Houses in Wakefield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wakefield include:

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wakefield?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Wakefield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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