Destination guide

Historical College Hill will entice you

Take a holiday to College Hill and enjoy the area's architecture, history and art galleries. This city's university setting, island views and sporting events draw many visitors. Kennedy Plaza and Rhode Island State Capitol Building are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around College Hill

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes College Hill a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alex and Ani City Center (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • India Point Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • WaterFire Providence (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Triggs Memorial Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Roger Williams Park Carousel Village (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in College Hill

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in College Hill. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kennedy Plaza (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Roger Williams Park Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Prospect Terrace Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Memorial Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Roger Williams National Memorial (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Waterplace Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around College Hill

The nearest airport is in Providence, RI (PVD-T.F. Green), located 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Pawtucket, RI (SFZ-North Central State), which is 7.7 mi (12.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around College Hill?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 38 holiday lettings around College Hill. From 8 houses to 21 flats & apartments, 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 College Hill?

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 College Hill:

  • Ward 13: 53 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 45 holiday homes
  • Wayland: 22 holiday homes
  • Fox Point: 27 holiday homes
  • Blackstone: 23 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 College Hill? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in College Hill. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Aldrich House: 294 holiday lettings
  • Avon Cinema: 295 holiday lettings
  • Rhode Island School of Design: 294 holiday lettings
  • Providence Athenaeum: 292 holiday lettings
  • Nightingale Brown House: 294 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around College Hill 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 Houses in College Hill?

Yes, of course. offers 8 Houses in College Hill. Our other popular types of College Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in College Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in College Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.