Destination guide

The friendly area of Middletown awaits your stay

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Middletown. Travellers especially like the restaurants, shopping and local tours in this welcoming and walkable city. Naval War College Museum and Touro Synagogue are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday 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 Middletown

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Middletown has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buttonwood Park Zoo (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Newport Vineyards (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Old Colony and Newport Railway (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Exploration Center and Aquarium (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Newport National Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Greenvale Vineyards (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Middletown

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Middletown

Travellers enjoy Middletown for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Middletown. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buttonwood Park Zoo (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Battery Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Storer Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Easton's Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Touro Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Newport Harbour (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Middletown

Fly into Newport, RI (NPT-Newport State), the closest airport, located 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into North Kingstown, RI (NCO-Quonset State), which is 7.9 mi (12.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Middletown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,064 holiday lettings around Middletown. From 221 flats & apartments to 96 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Easton's Point: 221 holiday homes
  • Paradise Valley: 93 holiday homes
  • Top of the Hill: 305 holiday homes
  • Ward 13: 51 holiday homes
  • The Point: 229 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Middletown? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Middletown. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Whitehall Museum House: 1,883 holiday lettings
  • Boyd's Wind Grist Mill: 1,892 holiday lettings
  • Newport Vineyards: 1,890 holiday lettings
  • Prescott Farm: 1,898 holiday lettings
  • Third Beach: 1,877 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Middletown listed on 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 Flats in Middletown?

Yes, of course. offers 221 Flats in Middletown. Our other popular types of Middletown holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 96 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 96 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 630 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Middletown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 148 holiday homes with pool available in Middletown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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