Need A Break? Check Out Top 12 Vacation Rentals In Newport, Rhode Island - Updated 2024

Need A Break? Check Out Top 12 Vacation Rentals In Newport, Rhode Island - Updated 2024
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Home to an unending stretch of pristine waters and a bustling downtown area, party with the locals at the annual Newport Jazz Festival, or relax with a glass of wine in hand as you watch the sun set over the horizons. No matter what your plan is, we’ve got you covered with top Airbnb vacation rentals in Newport, Rhode Island.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 30, 2024.

1. Armchair Sailor Guest Suite (from USD 257)

Find the Armchair Sailor Guest Suite, a peaceful retreat tucked into a serene historic neighborhood. Wake to a peaceful garden view, that brings some natural calm to your stay while the waterside ambience brings more relaxed vibes to the neighborhood.

Stay focused with an exclusive workspace designed to fulfill your working aspirations and help you get things done. Free driveway parking on the premises adds up to your overall comfort-ability. For your entertainment, there is also included in the set-up a 32-inch HDTV with Amazon Prime Video to make sure you can have great bing-watching sessions.

Head out to tour nearby historical sites, and enjoy the peacefulness of the neighborhood’s streets.

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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
173 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy place with thoughtful amenities
the place was cozy with thoughtful amenities
shower water pressure was good mattress wasn't bad
this cozy apartment is perfect for two people and offers great amenities
the gardens were gorgeous and i loved having my morning coffee at the quaint little table outside
it was super clean and beautifully decorated
cozy clean and perfect location
the space is very clean and the little kitchenette was nicely stocked
wonderful clean and super easy we loved how close it was to all of the restaurants bars and water
host was kind and quick to respond
host was responsive friendly and very accommodating
owner was present and was very pleasant and helpful
the owner was very quick to help remedy an issue we were having with the tv
owner was lovely lisel was very attentive and clear with our instructions
wonderful location within walking distance to downtown newport
great location easy walking distance to shops and restaurants
the apartment is located in a calm neighborhood very close to the center
plus the location for fireworks was perfect
very cute place in a great location we loved it
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2. Seaside cottage (from USD 350)

Run away with the Seaside Retreat Cottage located in an ideal location near First Beach, Cliff Walk. Step into the stunning coastal scenery and have London’s top attraction right on your doorstep.

A large, fully equipped kitchen gives you plenty of space to cook up all sorts of tasty treats for yourself or your guests. Rest easy knowing about our convenient free parking on-site so that you can go and see everything around us. Your leisure time is taken care of too – a telly with Netflix and Roku means there’s always something to unwind to.

Step into sustainable journeys with EV charger level one for electrocars. For the traveler who is all about getting things done quickly and easily, there’s even a luggage drop-off service for added convenience.

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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
254 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a nice 2-day stay at donna's lovely cozy cottage
we were so lucky to find this perfect cozy place for our weekend in newport
it was exceptionally clean and comfortable
everything was clean and well-provisioned
the place was clean and met all expectations
donna is a great communicator who keeps a very clean and adorably designed place
the house was extremely comfortable and clean
she was friendly and kind
donna is a great host
donna was a fabulous host
host was very good at communicating and thank you for the champagne and chocolate to celebrate our anniversary
donna was really helpful and communicative
excellent location close to everything
fantastic location - walking distance to all attractions
location was also great
the location is great and within walking distance to everything
great location with easy walking distance to cliff walk and bowen's wharf
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3. Owlscote Cottage in Middletown (from 250 USD)

After toiling for a year, it’s time to treat yourselves to a luxurious vacation on the sunny shores of Newport! Book a stay at Lisel’s Airbnb cottage for two, where you get to live in the peacefulness of Middletown whilst still located mere steps away from the stunning Sachuest beach. Furnished with the ideal couple getaway in mind, you can enjoy a chilled drink on the private deck curled up beside your significant other, or retire back to your cushy queen-sized bed after a long day of indulging in the non-touristy things to do in Newport.

Owlscote Cottage

Address: Middletown

Price: from 250 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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4. Unique loft near Warner Street (from USD 355)

For modern art lovers, this eclectic Airbnb loft is one that must not be missed - decked out with artworks from notable eras in art history, spot the famous film noir couple that greets you as you step into the living room! Be sure to look to the ceiling as you’re heading up to your bedroom - the little trickster that dangles a spherical globe from where he stands imitates the posture of the famous Creation of Adam painting by Michelangelo. Choose from a selection of double beds which has its own unique personality.

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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
214 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the needed amenities’ like an ironing board iron and hair dryer etc
the apt is very funky and fun - we had a great time
the apartment is really nice and cosy just as described in the listing
lovely full 3 bedroom apartment with modern kitchen & bathroom
plenty of room well stocked kitchen comfortable beds
the beds were comfortable with clean fresh linens
it was very comfortable very clean and private
the loft was very spacious clean and nicely furnished
sparkling clean spacious great kitchen comfortable beds and nice shower
sparkling clean spacious great kitchen comfortable beds and nice shower
very responsive host
lisel was a wonderful host
lisel was a great host
the host is also very good about communicating if anything comes up
great space and very attentive hosts
the location is perfect with wonderful restaurants within walking distance
the location is amazing - walking distance to almost all of newport’s attractions
we will definitely be returning to this location in the future
very cool loft great location
location is good- walkable to downtown newport but also located behind several great restaurants
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5. Romantic getaway near Gibbs Ave (from USD 495)

Live a page of your life out of a fairytale in this luxury vacation rental in Newport - surrounded by the flourishing greenery of your own private garden, slow down your pace and enjoy a home away from home with your partner this vacation. Head up to the garden-themed loft, where you can spend slow Sunday afternoons with a cup of freshly brewed herbal tea, all while gazing down at the lovely scenery all around you. Draped with heavy snow-white curtains, the harsh sunlight filters into a warm, summer glow as you indulge in an afternoon siesta on your bed for two.

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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
92 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we especially loved the screened in balcony space and the huge bathroom
terrific space and most comfortable bed i've ever slept in
highlight of the stay? sitting in the sun for coffee and breakfast on the porch
the steam shower free standing bath and sun room were our favorites
the room private bath and screened porch were the perfect size for our 4 day stay
very clean and well maintained
beautifully decorated super clean perfect location
her house is absolutely beautiful and sparkling clean
what an amazing place - beautiful very spacious and well-appointed for our stay
our host was very helpful on advice
lovely host and hostess
the hosts were very kind and welcoming
carolyn was a great host
carolyn was such a lovely host
the location was great and within walking distance to restaurants and shopping
walking distance from so many of newport’s attractions
now centrally located and nice walk to commercial area and cliff walk
it's in a perfect central location for a cool newport weekend
the location of her beautiful home was perfect and walking distance to banisters wharf and the beach
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6. Rustic loft in downtown Newport (from 199 USD)

With a dated history from back in 1792, this historical loft is great for the journeying family looking for a central location to bunk at for the night. Located a short 2-minute walk away from the bustling Broadway district, satisfy your daily dose of shopping and good food, especially at seafood restaurants cravings there! After a long day of adventuring, retreat back to your Airbnb loft and hit the sack - with a cushy double bed supported by heavy oaken bed frames, you can also use the long couch in the living room as a makeshift sleeper for two.

Rustic Loft

Address: Downtown Newport

Price: from 199 USD

Number of Guests: 4

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7. The fluttering butterfly room by Warner Street (from USD 140)

Living up to its name, this vacation home for rent in Newport will make you spend several relaxing afternoons on the patio with a cup of hot cocoa in hand, or channel your inner cat and play with the friendly housecats who love to give their paws a good stretch!

When the winter season gets chillingly cold, light up a merry fire with the hosts and roast up a delicious serving of s'mores - melted marshmallows squeezed between butter biscuits. Retreat back to your own private room for two with a snug double bed that awaits.

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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
611 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
karine offered breakfast and coffee in her beautiful garden
we got to enjoy the breakfast she supplied on an outdoor deck overlooking her backyard
the rooms are small but lovely
karine provides some things for breakfast which was definitely very nice and much appreciated
it was very comfortable and we had fun playing with the cats too
also extremely clean and well kept
the room was very clean along with the bathroom
even though we shared bathroom with two other guests it was kept very clean and tidy
our room was small but comfortable and the bathroom was clean
the upstairs bedroom and bathroom are old and need updating but very clean
karine was a perfect host
karine was a very welcoming host
karine was a great host and has a really nice home
host was easy to communicate with
karine is very welcoming and an amazing host
the central location was nice
great location in newport
cute little room in a great location
the location is easy to get to
the location is awesome very close to many restaurants and attractions
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8. Charming bed & breakfast near Malbone Road (from 175 USD)

This Airbnb vacation rental is furnished with a plethora of artworks and trinkets from the host’s personal collection. Feel free to look through the mini library in the main living room, or have a nice chit-chat session with Ellen, who would be more than happy to share her decade-long travel adventures with you! Family-friendly especially for those who love furry friends, the roaming cat, Katniss, is a curious little creature who loves getting her neck rubbed, and you can often spot her cuddling up with the terrier.

Charming Bed & Breakfast

Address: Near Malbone Road (see map)

Price: from 175 USD

Number of Guests: 4

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9. Private room in an 18th century schoolhouse near Mill Street (from USD 250)

Converted from an old school house to an intricately furnished holiday house rental in Newport, you can experience a one-of-a-kind living here on this Airbnb vacation rental. The area is affectionately coined “Historic Hills” by locals who love the quaint little gems such as the Fort Adams park and vintage mansions that make this rustic district so distinct. Say hi to the quiet house pup who occasionally pokes his head around to gaze curiously at you, and head over to your bedroom with fresh flowers and chocolates to accompany your stay.

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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
146 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furnishings were beautiful and the bed extremely comfortable
comfortable bed widescreen tv cable wifi and toiletries
michelle had fresh flowers and chocolates in our room when we arrived
they even offer a full breakfast bar with cereals coffee and the most yummy breakfast sandwiches
perfect accommodations the room had top-notch amenities right down to the linens and decor
they space was very clean and quiet
our room was clean and nicely prepared
the accommodations are very clean and comfortable
the house is beautiful and our room was super clean and comfy
it is very tastefully decorated super clean and comfortable
the hosts are wonderful
the hosts were very present and friendly
the owners were very helpful welcoming and nice
bob & michelle were fantastic hosts
the host was there when i arrived and made sure i had everything i needed
the location is ideal
location is great too
the location is great for walking around downtown newport
first the location is great
the location was perfect and convenient to everything
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10. Newly renovated flat near Newport Harbor

Situated just one block away from Newport Harbor, bring your family along to this vacation rental during the next holiday season for an escape from the stifling city atmosphere into the neighbourhood’s finest shopping and restaurants! With plenty of space for the little ones to roam about in, spend the hot summer days chilling out in the living room, where a huge overhead fan will keep you cool. Jump into bed after a long flight - the fluffy beddings are lined with freshly changed sheets, and you can choose from the single beds for some privacy or the double beds to cuddle up!

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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
206 reviews  
Entire apartment 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all beds and furnishings were very comfortable
the apartment itself was very clean spacious comfortable and filled with amenities (snacks drinks coffee shampoo etc
apartment has great extra amenities which make it good for a family or small friend group
) we had 4 adults sleeping in the apartment quite comfortably
apartment is recently renovated light and beautiful
spacious clean apartment on thames
the apartment was nicely decorated and very clean and cozy
the place was spotless and so comfortable
the apartment was very clean and fully appointed
the place was clean and ted was very accommodating
ted is a wonderful host
ted is a great host
ted is a great host
ted is also a great host
ted was an excellent host
the location was ideal
awesome location and great space
great location in newport with a parking spot located conveniently nearby
absolutely fantastic location in the heart of newport
great location walking distance to many restaurants and shops
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11. Cosy guest room near Kay Street

Uncover a hidden gem in Helen’s rental for two - the huge indoor library is perfect for the geeky couple looking for a weekend getaway! Complete with a cushy leather couch for you to sink into, spend the sweltering hot summer days indoors with your AC on full blast and a book in hand. When you’re done reading, head out into the quaint neighbourhood and visit the historical sights of Bellevue Avenue and shop till you drop at Thames Street - with a plethora of activities for you to take part in, you definitely won’t be bored here!

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38 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a most comfortable stay
we stayed on the third floor in one of the larger rooms with a lovely sitting area
it was very clean set up
nice and clean home within a quiet neighbourhood
unfortunately we weren't able to meet john and helen but the home was clean and well-appointed
helen was a super host
helen and john were great hosts
john and helen were great hosts
john and helen were great hosts
john and helen are lovely hosts
amazing location and very easy to walk downtown
great location and place
lovely place close to downtown
very nice place convenient location and you can walk everywhere
easy walk to thames street
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12. Chic condominium near Old Beach Road

In this newly renovated vacation rental with more than enough space for a small family of four, let the warm fairy lights greet you as you return back to your new homes. Cook up a storm in the fully-equipped kitchen, and enjoy your graceful meal by the elegant tabletops or the cushy sofas, with your favourite shows playing in the background. Sink into the luscious sheets at the end of a long day with the AC on full blast!

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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
103 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furnishings were very attractive and very comfortable (loved the duvet cover)
there was plenty of room and the patio was so lovely to sit on in the evening
the apartment is even better in person than the photos
our second stay at susie’s place was completely enjoyable comfortable & convenient- consistent with our first
my husband and i stayed here with another couple and it was a comfortable amount of space
very clean and spacious apartment
it was impeccably clean with great style
the apartment was impeccably clean and exactly as described
the place is clean and well curated
place is very clean and very well kept
susie was a wonderful host
she was a great host and very helpful with recommendations
susie is a great host
susie was a great host and very helpful
susie was an excellent and accommodating host
perfect location for this walkable town
location was great for the beach and for walking to town
the location was a short walk to the cliff walk the beach and many other great spots
conveniently located within 15 minutes walking distance from everything it was perfect for our weekend getaway
this was the perfect location to spend a restorative weekend
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A beach retreat

After a long day of frolicking on the sands and returning with sun-kissed skin, all we want to do is wash the grime away with a hot bath and wrap ourselves up in comfy sheets. Well, expect just that with this selection of long-term and short-term rentals in Newport, most of which are conveniently close to common tourist spots, and some of them even feature a unique architectural style that makes for a great #OOTD shot!

Frequently asked questions about vacation rentals in Newport, Rhode Island

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