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 features

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 rentals are available around Westerly?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 469 holiday lettings around Westerly. From 49 flats & apartments to 66 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.

Can I rent a seaside property in Westerly?

Clear waters, white sands and cloudless skies as your backdrop. If this is your idea of heaven, now's your opportunity to totally bliss out. HomeAway has 139 holiday rentals by the beach for you to choose from. Open to more suggestions? HomeAway is teeming with other rental options to look through, including:

  • 133 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 88 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 78 shore-front holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Westerly?

Instead of booking a forgettable, cookie-cutter hotel room this holiday, you could rent an entire house. You'll feel like you're a part of the neighbourhood in no time! There are 315 houses currently available on HomeAway. Prices start at £75 per night. If that doesn't agree with your crew's style, we have a range of different self-catering accommodation options to select from, such as:

  • Cottage: 61 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £49 per night.
  • Apartment: 26 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £112 per night.
  • Condo: 22 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £33 per night.

Can I stay in Westerly in a large group?

There's nothing quite like staying somewhere new with your family and loved ones. And the best news is HomeAway has options to suit large groups. House holiday rentals are the preferred choice here for big groups of travellers. Our worldwide database currently has 93 available. If you're hoping to travel in a big group, the holiday rentals that are suitable for you include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we offer 144 rental properties suitable for that size. Spend a night from just £115.
  • If you've got 8 in your party, you'll be happy to discover that there are 101 rental properties that are suitable. Prices start at £113 per night.
  • Organising a trip away with a group of 10? We have 39 holiday rentals that will be ideal. Prices start from £169 per night.

You and all your mates will be in good hands when you book your Westerly adventure through us!

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