Destination guide

The lively area of Westerly awaits your stay

Enjoy the live music and other features of Westerly. Renowned for its beaches, sporting events and seaside, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Westerly

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Westerly a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Atlantic Beach Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Water Wizz of Westerly (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Elmridge Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • The Flying Horse Carousel (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Saltwater Farm Vineyard (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Stonington Country Club (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Westerly

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 26°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Westerly

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Westerly is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Misquamicut State Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Wilcox Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • East Beach Watch Hill (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Napatree Point (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Kettle Pond Visitors Center (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Dubois Beach (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Westerly

Fly into Westerly, RI (WST-Westerly State), the closest airport, located 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to New London, CT (GON-Groton - New London), which is 13 mi (20.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Westerly Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Westerly?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 454 holiday rentals around Westerly. From 317 holiday houses to 62 cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Westerly is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Westerly?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Westerly:

  • Culloden Shores: 60 holiday homes
  • Eastward Look: 233 holiday homes
  • Wakefield-Peacedale: 36 holiday homes
  • Clearwater Beach: 94 holiday homes
  • Briggs Farm: 185 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Westerly?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Westerly. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Each Beach Watch Hill: 1,121 holiday rentals
  • The Flying Horse Carousel: 973 holiday rentals
  • Napatree Point: 967 holiday rentals
  • Watch Hill Lighthouse: 994 holiday rentals
  • Ninigret: 970 holiday rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Westerly?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 317 Houses in Westerly. Our other popular types of Westerly holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 62 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 48 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 62 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Westerly?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 27 holiday homes with pool available in Westerly. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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