10 Best Beach House Rentals In Rhode Island, USA - Updated 2023


Rhode Island, a state found in New England, was officially nicknamed the Ocean State as it boasts 400 mi (644 km) of coastline. It has several beaches with different characteristics to suit everyone’s needs. Newport is home to Gilded Age mansions such as The Breakers and Marble House, yacht harbors, and Easton’s Beach. Narragansett Town Beach is a surfing mecca and recreational area. Block Island is known for Mohegan Bluffs which offer sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean and a long staircase down to the beach. Other beaches include pet-friendly Crescent Beach, Goosewing Beach which has an alcove shaped like a crescent with tide pools for collecting clams, and family-friendly Misquamicut State Beach. Indulge in Rhode Island’s local fare such as clam chowder and clam cake. With so many beaches offering fun activities to do and gorgeous views, staying at a beach house is ideal. Read on to know more about the best beach house rentals in Rhode Island, USA.

1. Beautiful house with a private beach (from USD 425)

Enjoy the convenience of having your own private beach during your stay in this house. It has three bedrooms with a queen, twin, and bunk beds thus comfortably accommodating six guests. Put your cooking skills into practice in the kitchen fully equipped with stainless steel appliances. Relax in the living room with a high ceiling which makes it bright and airy. The rooftop deck offers 360-degree views of the surroundings. Other amenities include free Wi-Fi, satellite or cable TV, a bathroom with a tub and shower, and an outdoor shower. Kids can enjoy running around on the level yard. This house is a home away from home.

OCEANFRONT! Private beach, A/C, WIFI, Streaming HDMI TV, Views!
Matunuck, RI, US
6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

2. Quaint cottage by the sea (from USD 800)

Featuring a neo-classic architectural style, this beach house sits near a tidal pond where you can go clamming if you get the license. Prepare the clams in the fully equipped kitchen and relish their delectable taste and freshness. The master bedroom has a king bed, a fireplace, an en suite bathroom with a soaking tub, and a balcony overlooking Crescent Beach. Outside the house is a lawn with a croquet set, outdoor shower, picnic table, and a hammock on the deck where you can enjoy the cool breeze. Crescent Beach is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) away. At the end of the day, sleep to the sound of crashing waves in this relaxing getaway.

The Simple Life on the Beach! now avlbl Aug 26-Sept 9
33 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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very nice house with room to spare for our eight
we loved our stay at hannah's house is spacious and comfortable with a great yard
owner checked in to make sure all was well
the owner was super helpful and responded quickly via email to any questions before and during our stay
the owner is the greatest and is so gracious to share her beautiful home with all of us
claudia very responsive to our needs
plus the owner is a pleasure to work with
amazing location walk to everything
love the house and location
great outdoor shower and a quick walk to town
perfect place to stay for a trip without a car
location is perfect for walking to town ferry beach restaurants salt pond docks and most island restaurants
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3. Charming two-bedroom house (from USD 350)

Stay in this property which is right on the beach and comfortably accommodates four guests. It features a living area with a pull-out sofa and flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi, a kitchen fully equipped with stainless steel appliances, a dining area that seats four, two bedrooms, and one and a half baths. Guests can sit on the patio and enjoy the marvelous water views. Town Beach is a short five minutes’ walk away and is great for kids since it has a playground. State Beach, which is great for surfing, is a 10-minute walk from the house. Discover the area’s popular attractions while staying in this house that offers convenient access to most of them.

Seaside - On the beach, family friendly, views
South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
39 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

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the place itself has all the amenities including a great kitchen for making some meals at home
very clean updated comfortable location with absolutely amazing views and everything you need for your home away from home
that house is updated clean and stylish with everything you need
clean and comfortable with all the extra touch’s
tammy's place is very clean modern and in a great location
great place to stay seaside was very clean a great beach location and enough space for the whole family
beautiful spot very clean and owners are so friendly couldn’t have asked for a better weekend getaway
thank you tammy for being a gracious and accommodating host
tammy was more than helpful with any questions i had
would absolutely recommend staying here tammy is an excellent host and very responsive
tammy was an amazing host and was in communication should we have needed anything
the location is great just a short drive to all near-by attractions
great location and amazing view
tammy's place is a perfect seaside retreat
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4. Peaceful waterfront retreat (from USD 249)

This property boasts a private sandy beach right outside your door. The clean and refreshing ocean water is perfect for swimming and kayaking or you can relax on the lounge chairs by the water’s edge and enjoy the views. Kayak rentals are available onsite. The living area has a cozy couch with a Smart TV where you can watch Netflix. Prepare a delicious meal in the fully equipped kitchen and devour it from the outdoor patio area with a table and umbrella overlooking the water. Enjoy either sparkling water or a bottle of red or white wine, freshly baked Italian bread, and an Italian Antipasto platter that is provided on the house upon your arrival.

Private Waterfront Retreat on Beach Getaway Kayaks
Narragansett, Rhode Island, United States
159 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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cozy apartment with an amazing view
the view from the kitchen is accurately breathtaking
the apartment is lovely with an amazing view
a kind family hosting travelers in a private apartment space with beautiful views and a private beach
coffee tea eggs ready for breakfast
beautiful views with a clean and cozy living space
very welcoming hosts spotlessly clean place very comfortable
wonderful views out of the very clean and well appointed apartment
the place was very clean and also had eggs for breakfast
the hosts were so helpful ad kind
hosts kelly and teresa a great mother daughter duo were just amazing
the hosts were nice informative and very generous
such generous and thoughtful hosts
teresa and her daughter kelly were fabulous hosts
the location is great
the best location close to where i needed to be
the location is excellent very close to the beach and all things fun in the area
being in southern rhode island it's close to several beautiful beaches
also it was a great neighborhood to walk around in
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5. Spacious accommodation with stunning beach view (from USD 388)

Located on a private beach, this cottage offers its guests direct access to the beach which has chairs and an umbrella. Enjoy sunbathing and swimming with the sound of the crashing waves and seagulls crying. It has two bedrooms and a large loft area thus comfortably hosting six. The kitchen is well equipped with everything you may need to prepare your meals. You have the option of dining indoors or from the terrace dining area while enjoying the gorgeous water view. Other amenities include free Wi-Fi, a TV, barbecue grill on the terrace, and parking space for three cars in the driveway. Enjoy your stay in this cozy slice of heaven.

Pet-Friendly Private Beach Oceanfront Cottage
Charlestown, Rhode Island, United States
81 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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great wifi was also key since my husband had to be able to check into work
kitchen is loaded with all sorts of cookware and the updated grill works like a charm
the kitchen while small is extremely well equipped for any type of cooking you enjoy
elizabeth’s place is warm and cozy and inviting
house so clean and very nice
most importantly it was very clean
it's very clean and basic but with a very well equipped kitchen
great cozy cottage right on a beautiful clean and long beach
the space was clean and had solid furnishings
elizabeth was a great host
elizabeth is a wonderful host who is very responsive
the host was also easy to communicate with and was quite accommodating with a few requests
the was the best vacation ever an absolute beautiful place and an amazing host to work with thank you
it was a perfect weekend and we cannot thank beth enough for being such a gracious host
we really enjoyed our getaway the beachfront location made our stay effortless
a simply stunning location for a few days on the rode island shore
i would highly recommend staying here if you’re looking for an oceanfront location
you can’t get any closer to the beach beth’s place was perfect for our family of five
all in all this was a perfect place for a much needed quiet and peaceful getaway
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6. Elegant two-story contemporary home (from USD 475)

This house features an open floor plan with large glass windows that let in a lot of natural light making it bright and offer amazing sunset views on Sakonett River from various points. Relax on the cozy grey seats in the living room as you watch a movie on the flat-screen TV. The spacious kitchen is fully equipped to allow you to prepare your favorite dish. The huge wrap-around deck overlooks Sakonett River and is a great place to relax and unwind as you take in breaths of fresh air. Take a walk along the beautiful pebble beach right outside the house.

Amazing Spacious Beachfront Destination
Tiverton, Rhode Island, United States
119 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

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a/c great in master bedroom
beautiful view comfortable beds and quiet neighborhood
there is a washer and dryer which makes things easy and a fully equipped kitchen
the king and queen beds were very comfortable but the twins were not
joseph had added a portable unit and several fans but they just couldn’t cool the house adequately
immaculately clean and very comfortable
everything was clean and in good order
the house was well equipped and clean
the house is perfect & clean
the house could also use a bit of a deeper clean
host was helpful and pleasant
joseph was a great host
joe was a great host
joseph was very responsive to questions
owner joe is awesome and we will be back
very relaxing location
the location was great
very nice neighborhood close to beach
lovely location quiet and safe
the location is great for trips to providence and newport
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7. Fabulous space in a quiet neighborhood (from USD 495)

Stay in this large four-bedroom house that accommodates eight guests making it ideal for a large group. This beachfront property offers stunning views and incredible sunsets. The living room features a brick fireplace, a huge flat-screen TV, and a cozy couch. Prepare a tasty meal for everyone in the well-equipped kitchen that opens up to great water views. Other amenities include two baths and free Wi-Fi. Downtown Providence is 15 minutes away. Walk to your private beach on Narragansett Bay and enjoy swimming, paddle boarding, and kayaking. Stay here for an unforgettable experience.

Providence Beach Front Home
East Providence, Rhode Island, United States
38 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

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it has ample comfortable furniture a huge easy-to-work tv with netflix etc
the house is very comfortable and well set-up
amazing gorgeous and peaceful perfect hosts
i highly recommend this property as well as the lovely hosts
buck and randy were perfect hosts and their house is beautiful
also buck and randy were super responsive and give you their personal phone numbers
great summer place by the sea
great location very spacious
amazing location on a private beach and a really well kept house
the location right on the beach is wonderful
wonderful location—quick and accurate communication
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8. Classic beachfront cottage for five (from USD 395)

Relish staying in this cottage which offers a perfect escape from the hustles and bustles of everyday life. Marvel at the breathtaking views of Sakonnet River from the comfort of your spacious mahogany deck. The vaulted ceilings and exposed wood beams give it an elegant vibe. Whip up a hearty meal in the kitchen fully equipped with stainless steel appliances. Relax on the living room couch and watch a movie on the 65-inch flat-screen TV. After a good night’s sleep, wake up to stunning sunrise views across the water. Take a relaxing bath in the cottage-style bathroom which has a vessel sink with a footstool for kids and a shower tub combination. The beach is great for collecting sea glass and shells.

Classic Beachfront Cottage, Newport County, RI
83 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the king bed was amazing and we slept great
the saving grace for the dreadful weather was how comfortable we were in this beautiful home
very well maintained very clean and great for small family - kids were fishing from the porch
we had a great stay at fairview cottage the property is very well kept and was clean and inviting
the owners were very flexible responsive and easy to work with
the owners are very pleasant and make the process very easy
we enjoyed the quiet peaceful setting and being close to all the activities in newport
if you are looking for a quiet relaxing get away this is the place for you
perfect spot to get to newport beaches but be away from the crowd in a quiet family neighborhood
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9. Gorgeous family retreat (from USD 470)

Having three bedrooms and two bathrooms, this house comfortably sleeps seven. The open layout for the living room and kitchen has a cathedral ceiling and huge glass windows opening up to gorgeous waterfront views of the harbor. Cook to your heart’s content in the newly remodeled full kitchen with granite countertops. The wrap-around deck offers panoramic water views. This property is pet-friendly therefore you do not have to worry about leaving your furry friend behind. Kids and pets can play in the cool and pleasant backyard while you enjoy sunset views from the beach gazebo. A private sandy beach is right outside your door.

Water view, Beachfront Sandy Beach Vacation Property
127 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of room for us to enjoy the views and relax
the view is amazing and the beach was perfect for my youngest to swim in
it holds great memories and is so clean and comfortable
the house was fairly clean but i would definitely recommend you bring your own linens and pillows
owner of place great any questions was answered within 5-15 minutes
the location was perfect
very close to a lot of great restaurants and attractions
a cozy casual feel good bedroom space and a great location
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10. Newly renovated waterfront home (from USD 300)

Stay in this home with three bedrooms that comfortably sleeps six. Completely refurbished, it features a bathroom with a tub/shower combination, a living area with cozy leather seats and a TV, a dining area with seating for six, and free internet. Prepare your meals in the well-equipped kitchen. In the evening, sit on the porch or Adirondack chairs in the yard and marvel at the gorgeous sunset views across the water. The deck also has barbecue grills. Right after the yard is Heads Beach where you can go swimming and then rinse off in the outdoor shower before getting back into the house. Stay here while exploring the best attractions Jamestown has to offer.

Jamestown Shores Waterfront Beachfront w / Mooring And Sunset Views
Jamestown, RI, US
6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

A beach paradise - Rhode Island

From sandy to pebble beaches, Rhode Island has it all. The level of relaxation that comes with staying on or by the beach is unbeatable. Whether you are sunbathing, swimming in the warm water, kayaking, surfing, or taking a leisurely stroll along the beach, you will have a great time. Enjoy comfort away from home in these best beach house rentals in Rhode Island, USA.

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