Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Westport

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Westport. Well known for its riverfront, shopping and kayaking, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Buttonwood Park Zoo and Touro Synagogue 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 Westport

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Westport has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buttonwood Park Zoo (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Westport Rivers Vineyard & Winery (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • The Butterfly Zoo (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Running Brook Vineyard & Winery (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Carolyn's Saskonnet Vineyard (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Escobar's Highland Farm (9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Westport

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Westport is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buttonwood Park Zoo (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Westport Town Farm (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Emilie Ruecker Wildlife Refuge (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Horseneck State Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Demarest Lloyd State Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Westport

Fly into New Bedford, MA (EWB-New Bedford Regional), the closest airport, located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Newport, RI (NPT-Newport State), which is 11.4 mi (18.3 km) away.

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

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 Westport:

  • Easton's Point: 229 holiday homes
  • The Point: 198 holiday homes
  • South Dartmouth: 233 holiday homes
  • Ward 13: 40 holiday homes
  • Fifth Ward: 127 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 Westport?

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

  • Acoaxet Golf Club: 1,243 holiday lettings
  • Westport Town Farm: 1,101 holiday lettings
  • Dedee Shattuck Gallery: 1,162 holiday lettings
  • Handy House: 1,095 holiday lettings
  • Buzzards Bay Brewing: 1,033 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Westport 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 Westport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 466 Houses in Westport. Our other popular types of Westport holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 121 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 121 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 217 self catering accommodations

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 Westport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 103 holiday homes with pool available in Westport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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