Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Bristol, Rhode Island - Updated 2021

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Named after the city port in England, Bristol, Rhode Island, was built on the many industries surrounding the region’s deepwater ports, which brought trade to the area. Discover the rich history of Bristol, with its many museums, cycle around the Bay Bike Path, or kayak in Mt. Hope Bay. Visit Bristol at its best, whether it’s enjoying its peaceful scenery, exploring the busy town, or discovering its history. This list we’ve prepared gives you 12 great reasons to stay in Bristol, Rhode Island.


Read on for the top 12 Airbnb vacation rentals in Bristol, Rhode Island.

1. Spacious and homey accommodation, just 10 minutes from downtown Bristol (from USD 78)

Feel at home in this private room in a house, in the Providence area of Bristol, RI. The bright and cozy room gives guests a very homey feel, with its wooden interior. Here, guests are provided with a workspace, spacious closet, wireless internet, air conditioning, a private bath, and a small refrigerator.

The space is also situated in a great spot in town, only 10 minutes from the middle of downtown, where you can explore the local area. With two beds provided, this apartment for up to three guests is perfect for solo travelers, couples, or small families.

Private room, bath, parking
849 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful cozy dreamy free gourmet coffee and tea free toothbrush and toothpaste you wont be disappointed
there is a fan/ac in the room and karen graciously supplies a noise machine
the beds were very comfortable the coffee and tea supplied was delicious and the reading chair was amazing
the clawfoot tub in the private bathroom was such a lovely touch
super comfortable beds and furniture made the room a great place to just relax
Cleanliness:
very clean and well kept
karen’s place was very clean and cozy
clean looks exactly like the pictures
excellent host great communication easy parking clean and quiet
awesome space clean comfortable and cozy
Host:
karen was an amazing host
karen was a great host
house owner is easy to communicate and fast reply to messages
they are kind and welcoming
karen is an e celebrate host
Location:
great location for everything we wanted to do
nice parking spot and close to town
great location as well short distance to awesome downtown providence businesses and restaurants
it is very easy to walk to many interesting places
easily walkable to the convention center and downtown
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2. Private waterfront suite (from USD 100)

Does the idea of waking up to the peaceful scenery of a waterfront home seem attractive to you? This cottage-style house on the waterfront of Mt. Hope Bay is perfect for families or small groups. Here, guests can access multiple amenities, which include cable TV, wireless internet, free parking on the premises, air conditioning, and a washer and dryer.

In case guests would like to explore the area, Newport, Providence, and Fall River are not far from the house. Enjoy the beautiful area of Bristol from this lovely home.

Waterfront Private Suite
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
159 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
tea and coffee and breakfast snacks were a nice touch
nice spot if you’re just planning on sleeping and showering
the guest apartment was private and comfortable and had everything we needed
the space is well organized and immaculate and the beds are very comfortable
comfortable suite with the most incredible access to the water
Cleanliness:
super clean and cozy
was a clean comfortable stay
the space was very clean and the beds were comfortable
the space is clean inviting and well equipped
nicely furnished sparkling clean private suite
Host:
they were very nice hosts
sue & jon were great hosts
they are great hosts
sue was a wonderful host
sue and john were excellent hosts
Location:
great place to stay near newport
beautiful waterfront location peaceful yet within short drive to downtown
all the wonderful restaurants are close
the place was cute
this is a beautiful property in a convenient location
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3. Fully furnished home in a quiet neighborhood (from USD 165)

Unwind in this spacious home, in a quiet area of Bristol, Rhode Island. This waterfront home is equipped with two bedrooms and three beds, perfect for up to five people. Here, guests can use the various amenities provided in the house, which include a fully equipped kitchen, cable TV and DVD player, wireless internet, indoor and outdoor living spaces, and a BBQ.

Just one block from waterfront access, this beautiful home provides all guests with a unique living experience in Bristol, Rhode Island.

Waterview Apartment Fully Furnished
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
102 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was very comfortable and offered beautiful views of the lake
we had a terrific stay at anne's waterview apartment in bristol
the view is gorgeous and the apartment had everything we needed
the views are amazing the apartment is perfect and the beds so comfortable
beds were extremely comfortable
Cleanliness:
cozy very clean comfy beds
clean and exactly as described
the place is spotless and clean
the space was very clean and very quiet
the apartment was impeccably clean and as described
Host:
the host couple is really nice
the host are very nice couple
she was very accommodating and made us feel welcome in her home
anne was a wonderful host
they are super hosts in every way
Location:
very relaxing and pleasant location
easy walk down the bike trail to town
anne's place is in a great location very close to the water
lovely location and nice extra touches
the location is fantastic and is situated in a beautiful quiet neighborhood on the water
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4. Upscale cottage located in downtown Bristol (from USD 149)

This boho-themed cottage is a newly renovated home in the seaside town of Bristol. Spacious enough to provide two bedrooms with three beds, this home is large enough to host up to four guests, perfect for families and groups traveling in the area. Guests are able to access a fully equipped kitchen, wireless internet, air conditioning, a washer and dryer, and cable TV. Whether it’s spending your time enjoying the spacious home, or exploring the outdoors of Bristol, this listing is perfect for you!

Upscale Boho Cottage in Downtown Bristol
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
283 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment with excellent amenities like heated floors
i especially appreciated the wi-fi and the washer/dryer
there are wonderful amenities to make your stay comfortable
there are extra bed linens in the closets and plenty of snowy white bath and hand towels
the rooms were very clean and she provided toiletries water bars and keurig coffee very convenient location
Cleanliness:
new and very clean apartment
a clean cozy comfortable house
the beds were clean and cozy
clean comfortable and convenient
a very clean and beautifully furnished apartment
Host:
claire was very responsive
claire was flexible and helpful when we had questions before arriving
we can tell the owner cares for her space and wants people to feel at home
claire was extremely helpful would stay again for sure
and claire was a very responsive and thoughtful hostess
Location:
the location was perfect
very quaint and cute place
great spot within walking distance to down town
it’s located very close to the water/a street of very cute restaurants
nice location close to the common (park) and downtown bristol
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5. Two-bedroom home near local attractions (from USD 129)

Whether it’s exploring the outdoors and beauty of Bristol or enjoying the comfort of a well-equipped home, this house with two bedrooms is perfect for families and groups traveling to this area of Rhode Island. Here, guests are provided with an array of amenities, including super-fast wireless internet, large living, dining, and outdoor spaces, a flat-screen TV, fully equipped kitchen, and a washer and dryer.

The space is also centrally located to cover all your wants and needs, with Newport and Providence only 30 minutes away, and various parks only 10 to 15 minutes away.

Location! Center Historic Bristol RI-Walk to all
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
81 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we appreciated the modern appliances - wifi (100mbs) keurig big tv (brian provided netflix)
brian’s beds were perfect
new mattresses and bedding - very comfortable
the kitchen amenities in particular were better than most units provide and were modern
fresh flowers in the bathroom were a nice touch
Cleanliness:
it is clean
it’s clean cozy comfortable and affordable
it was modern extra clean spacious and
the house was clean and set up perfectly for us
nice hostess awesome house very clean
Host:
host is very responsive to questions
he was a very gracious host and answered back quickly when we had questions
very responsive and helpful host
brian was a great host every time i wrote him he responded quickly
he was very accommodating and helpful
Location:
great location for walking downtown
great location walking distance to main street
perfect location with an easy walk to downtown bristol
great place at a great central location
the location is absolutely perfect
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6. Private room in a centrally located home (from USD 125)

If you’re looking for a strategically located place to stay in Bristol, this private room in a guest house may be perfect for you. Perfect for two guests, the Airbnb listing is near local establishments and is less than an hour away from Newport, Providence, Boston, Jamestown, Wickford and Block Island.

Here, guests are provided with wireless internet, cable television, air conditioning, a laptop friendly workspace, and a private living room. Whether you’re coming in as a couple or as a solo traveler, this cozy space in Bristol may be the one for you.

The Golden Dream Suite.
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
61 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it's like having a whole apartment to yourself
Cleanliness:
her place is very homey and clean
the suite in allyson's home is private clean and spacious
allyson's house is wonderful her accommodations are private clean and comfortable
we loved our stay with allyson she offers a quiet comfortable sparkling clean apartment within her home
Host:
allyson was a delightful host
allyson is a fantastic host
allyson is a great host
allyson was a lovely and gracious host
allyson was the perfect host and the stay was wonderful
Location:
clean and close to town (about 8 minutes by car)
its also very quiet and the neighborhood is nice
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7. Newly renovated home on Bristol's waterfront (from USD 181)

Relax and unwind in this beautiful, spacious home in Bristol, Rhode Island. This recently renovated, historic home offers guests bright and spacious living spaces, a fully equipped kitchen, wireless internet, a washer and dryer, and free parking on the premises. The Airbnb also comes with family amenities, including children’s books, toys and dinnerware. Guests will have a sea view and can visit the nearby areas, only a few minutes away by car.

Captain William Richmond House
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
85 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is thoughtfully designed and comfortable
there is lots of room to spread out and relax
the special touches like cheese and crackers made our stay all the more comfortable and welcoming
our stay was so comfortable and amazing we would love to come back
Cleanliness:
it’s was super clean and quiet
gwenda's apartment is beautiful and sparkling clean
the house is clean and comfortable and the kitchen is just fantastic
gwenda's place is lovely clean and you will find everything you need
the beds were very comfortable and the bathroom bright clean and stylish
Host:
she was a lovely host with great suggestions
great host that have thoughtfully equipped their home
the hosts are wonderful and think of all the little touches that make a difference to your stay
gwenda and john are amazing hosts
this property is beautiful the host is the sweetest and the inside was stunning updated and immaculate
Location:
great location for rwu parents
location is perfect and walking distance to everything bristol has to offer
it is perfectly situated within walking distance of bristol's shops restaurants and bars
the location is perfect - easy walk to all the great restaurants in the area
the location is also perfect for walking to restaurants and waterfront
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8. Peaceful forest retreat in the heart of Bristol RI (from USD 113)

The home is in a natural setting in a quiet area in Bristol. It accommodates two guests and has a private bath with one bedroom. The communal space includes the living room and kitchen. Enjoy the deck, pool, and a hot tub. There’s a laptop-friendly workspace, Wifi, and television. The hosts have a nice dog that enjoys a walk in the nearby park. This is lovely central accommodation and is usefully located close to restaurants, museums and boating activities. Take along some beach towels and chairs to enjoy time by the water. The wooded surroundings are natural and peacefully relaxing.

Peaceful Forest Retreat in Bristol, Rhode Island
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
45 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bedroom is very comfortable with an enormous bed and access to netflix / amazon prime entertainment
the king size bed was very comfortable and the hot tub helped get my muscles relaxed
the room came with air conditioning and the bathroom was clean and comfortable
our room was clean comfortable and had all the amenities we needed (even a makeup mirror for my wife)
the upstairs room has a huge foam bed which is quite comfortable
Cleanliness:
everything was spotless and comfortable
the room and entire house was super clean and cozy
very comfortable king sized bed very clean and quiet house
incredible host with sparkling clean space
very clean private with a lovely porch for nature appreciating
Host:
paul was a wonderful host
paul is amazing host
great place knowledgeable friendly hosts
paul and tony were wonderful hosts
paul was very kind and accommodating
Location:
great location for walking to the parade
cute location is very quiet and easy to get to and bedroom was comfortable
this is a great location at the end of a quiet street
great place to stay very peaceful and comforting
i loved everything about this place - the location the hosts the space
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9. Centrally located home (from USD 114)

Enjoy the beautiful area of Bristol, Rhode Island, from this centrally located space. This private bedroom in a house offers one bedroom, great for two guests. Here, you can access the many amenities of the house, which includes wireless internet, cable TV, free parking in the area, and kitchen access.

In case you want to bring your furry friends along, the host also allows pets. Guests will find themselves near the local museums, restaurants, and shops.

Historic High Street in Bristol
65 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
free wifi as well
very pretty traditional furniture quiet sunny room spacious bathroom
our room had a lovely bay window looking overlooking high st
a lovely room with wonderful views ample privacy and so easy to access
the room features a tall comfortable 4-poster bed and small sitting sofa in the bay window
Cleanliness:
place was clean and private
expect a clean stylish room
very comfortable clean room and bathroom
mary's place was so clean and tidy
the bedroom and private bathroom are clean and comfortable
Host:
mary was very kind and helpful
mary was very kind and helpful
mary was very friendly and helpful
mary was is friendly and welcoming as were the other guests
mary is a wonderful host and the neighborhood is really nice
Location:
perfect location and lovely place
quiet neighborhood walking distance to the best of bristol
in a great location in bristol ri
sweet place in the heart of bristol
the location is fantastic and convenient to everything in bristol we loved being able to walk right into town
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10. Charming and historic home near the local waterfront (from USD 150)

Just a stone’s throw away from the peaceful waters of Bristol, this historic house offers guests a cozy and peaceful stay. At this house, guests are given access to one bedroom with one bed, perfect for two travelers. Guests are also able to use the home’s wireless internet, air conditioning, and television. Take a stroll through the many different, scenic areas of the town and immerse yourself in the beauty of Bristol, all accessible from this cozy space.

Private Room: Charming historic coastal town
83 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattress was divine and the shower and breakfast
we woke up to fresh bagels awaiting us for breakfast as well as keurig coffee pods
is simply furnished comfortable very quiet and has a view of a lovely garden
they also bought us some bagels and coffee for breakfast which was a really nice touch
the room was perfect and closed off with a bathroom attached
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
extremely clean with high quality linens
communication was excellent and the accommodations were great very clean as well
the apartment was neat and clean and very lovely
the room was spotless and comfortable
Host:
judi was a wonderful host
our host was most gracious and welcoming
the accommodations were immaculate and the hosts were friendly
she was a gracious host and her historic home was beautifully remodeled
judi was an excellent host she went above and beyond
Location:
downtown bristol with good restaurants and intriguing antique stores is just a short walk away
fantastic location right in the heart of bristol
the location was fantastic too
on a cute little street right near the water
the neighborhood seemed safe and is close to main street
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11. Rocky Beach studio bed and breakfast in historic Bristol

The accommodation is perfect for adults looking for a quiet getaway. The queen-bed guest room on the second floor comes with a private bathroom. Mount Hope Farm is one and a half miles away, and if you’re getting married, it’s across from the Blithewold Mansion wedding venue. The residence is not ideal for young children or for physically handicapped guests. The patio seating is there to relax on and you can enjoy a takeout there. The communal areas include the kitchen, dining room and living room until 10 PM, but cooking is not permitted. You can request a continental breakfast before exploring the quaint town of Bristol.

Rocky Beach Studio Bed and Breakfast
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
29 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

12. A seaside meditation sanctuary walking distance from Bristol downtown

Jump back in time to this late-20th century themed home in Bristol, Rhode Island. Enjoy the pastel-colored home that is walking distance from the local, grassy beach and Bristol’s downtown area. Guests are given access to wireless internet, a cable TV, kitchen, free parking on the premises, air conditioning, and living spaces.

The entire house is also equipped with three bedrooms and three beds, perfect for four guests. If you’re coming in as a family or group, this beautiful space is perfect for you.

A Seaside Meditation Sanctuary
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
226 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable and the a/c necessary with the mugginess
joan’s sanctuary was lovely there’s plenty of space and it’s quite comfortable
ceramic trivet collection line the top of the kitchen walls so wonderful
i especially enjoyed the meditation room where i meditated every day and utilized her mindfulness library
tv only has 12 channels but internet works very well
Cleanliness:
the bathroom was also very clean and the towels nice
extremely clean as well
the space was clean and affordable
everything in the place was clean and tidy
joan’s place is clean bright and well maintained
Host:
she was the perfect host
she was so kind
joan was a great host
host very responsive and helpful
joan is a great host
Location:
the location is perfect
great location in a quaint and interesting town
wonderful location and delightful hostess
a great location in a lovely neighborhood
great find close to town
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A historic treasure

The area of Bristol, Rhode Island, gives you more than just another vacation spot - it offers travelers a glimpse into the history that built the city and its surroundings. The list we’ve prepared offers you only the best Airbnbs the area has to offer, so book your space before they run out and take a trip to experience Bristol at its best.

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