Destination guide

The theatrical area of Wakefield awaits your stay

Enjoy the theatre 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-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options 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 holiday home and check out everything that makes Wakefield a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 traveller 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 centre:

  • 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

Transport 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 centre. 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.

Where to stay around Wakefield?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 25 holiday lettings near Wakefield. From 21 Houses to 2 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wakefield for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Wakefield:

  • Top of the Hill: 288 holiday homes
  • Briggs Farm: 141 holiday homes
  • Fifth Ward: 138 holiday homes
  • Yachting Village: 228 holiday homes
  • Wakefield-Peacedale: 32 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 Wakefield?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Wakefield. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Contemporary Theater Company: 1,911 holiday lettings
  • Windmill Cottage: 1,470 holiday lettings
  • 2nd Story Theatre: 1,188 holiday lettings
  • The Elms: 1,791 holiday lettings
  • Greenvale Vineyards: 1,683 holiday lettings

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 holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Wakefield?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 21 Houses in Wakefield. Our other popular types of Wakefield holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wakefield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Wakefield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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