The name Charlestown was derived from King Charles II, the ruler of Ireland, England, and Scotland. In 1978 the town received its recognition and incorporation as a city of the state of Rhode Island. It has a rich history that was built through centuries and is now recognized as a rising tourist destination in America. Aside from that, this area is also known for being the base of settlement of the Narragansett Native American Tribe. The Narragansett Indian Reservation can be found here. Located within its land are several travel destinations that are starting to draw in tourists from all over the world. Ninigaret Park is where people come to enjoy sports activities like biking and tennis, and there is also the Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory. Then there is the Babcock House that was included in 1976 to the National Register of Historic Places. Intend to visit Charlestown? The city is littered with the most comfortable accommodations for those who are planning to spend their holidays here. Below is a list of the top ten Airbnb vacation rentals in Charlestown where you can pick out the one that best speaks to you.
Tucked away in a farmland somewhere between Narragansett and Newport, this rental is good for two guests who are looking for a secluded getaway for their vacation. For a rustic appeal, the room is located in the barn of the property equipped with a bedroom and bathroom. It is immaculately clean and has that cozy chic look to it. The transportation lines are just a short walk away and can get you to Newport or Narragansett in no time. The famed South Rhode Island beaches are easily accessible from this place. Free parking on the premises is provided for those who plan to bring their vehicles. No pets and no smoking rules are strictly enforced.
Farm on the Coast - Near NewportSaunderstown, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewsthe room heated up nicely as well which was great for how cold it was outsidethe space is beautiful and comfortable with many thoughtful details that made it specialthe bed has heated pads which is a great bonus during the winter highly recommendit was very enjoyable waking up to the horses outside the roomthe place is very comfortable and with all the essentials and very quietvery clean and beautiful propertymo's place was clean cozy and quaintthe place was very clean and just what we neededthe place was clean and quiet with a peaceful energyit's was private clean comfortable and in a beautiful area 10/10
Host:mo was a wonderful hostmo was an amazing host and offered so many great recommendationsmo is a gracious and attentive hostnot to mention she was an excellent and responsive hostmo was super communicativeRead more reviewsthe location was greatperfect location as it was a few miles away from newportsuch a cute place private and beautiful locationgreat location off the busy roadsso adorable and awesome location for a weekend trip
The beautiful garden that surrounds this rental takes the class of the accommodation up a notch higher. It can accommodate two guests in its bedroom and includes the free use of an exclusive bathroom. The gardens are full of beautiful flowers and vegetation that the owners pick to prepare their food. The place offers a serene respite with an artsy ambiance. Access to the refrigerator is permitted. The owners will provide guests with coffee and tea for their breakfast. All of the beaches in South County are easily reachable from this place. Guests can also opt to go visit the places of interest in Newport that are located just half an hour away.
Great Gardens Near the Beaches!Charlestown, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewsthe room is spacious and comfortable with plenty of natural light and a lovely viewthe bathroom was perfect and had several extras in case you forgot anything (floss body wash bandaids etca lovely room with lots of artistic touches and gorgeous gardens tracy and sue were fabulous hostswe felt welcomed and very comfortable and didn't want to leavehow can you beat waking up in bed looking out to a beautiful garden? stunning experiencevery clean room and private bathroomthe room was very clean and comfortablevery clean with quick easy check intheir house is clean and awesome and inspiringroom and bathroom exceptionally clean and all in good working order
Host:very nice hosts at a most impressive home and gardengracious hosts in a gorgeous environmentreally lovely spot and very accommodating hostsgreat hosts and we recommend them highlytracy and sue were excellent hostsRead more reviewsnice location with close access to beachesthe location made for a perfect charlestown beach adventuregreat location close to the beaches and made visiting my daughter at uri so easy and comfortableexpect an extrodinary and uplifting visit at a place where two very talented people built a secluded little paradisewhat makes airbnb so rewarding is the ability to select places that reflect something about us
This place can accommodate a group of fourteen guests at one time. The rental is located right in the middle of a beautiful property lined with luscious gardens, a patio, and a veranda that overlooks natural landscapes. Privacy is something that it offers to those who book this rental. All the major cities and areas like Newport, Narragansett, South Kingstown Beaches, and Providence are within proximity. The works of local artisans are on full display in this property. The vacation rental has 5 spacious bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. Guests will have access to the kitchen, the gas grill, the veranda, and the wildlife it offers.
Bittersweet Farm Upscale & Private!South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewswell equipped kitchen and a grill on a lovely patiothe beds were super comfortablegreat house with plenty of space and bedsit is large comfortable and filled with light and charmbeautiful spacious kitchen and a lovely verandathe house was very clean and we'll kept upit was spotless light and bright and very roomyprivate and very cleanthe beds were comfortable and the space was immaculately cleandeborah's place was absolutely amazing it was clean spacious and well-appointed
Host:landlord deborah is a really kind peopledeborah was a great hostdeborah was a great hostdeborah was a great hostdeborah was a wonderful host with an amazing home and propertyRead more reviewsperfection location for usgreat house in great locationthe close town of wakefield is really cute and closegreat location well equipped comfortable and spaciouslocation was great and within 15-30 mins of newport jamestown narragansett etc
Separated from the main house of the owner means only one thing – exclusivity! Guests will have access to every part of this rental with no one to share with except themselves. Located right in the middle of a garden setting, the room is good for four guests. It has a double bed, a sofa bed, and a fully-equipped kitchen (except for an oven). A jacuzzi allows two people to relax at one time. Guests are advised to bring their own breakfast food as the host does not provide any. However, coffee and tea are in stock. Note that there are two cats that roam around the property.
Post and Beam Loft ApartmentRichmond, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewswifi worked greata wonderful stand-alone over the garage apartment with all the amenities you could wantthe photos are accurate the space is comfortable and lynn is a great hostthe room was perfect with beds already made for the kidswe stayed at lynn’s for almost 2 months and everything was fabulous so cozy and charming placevery clean and comfortablelynn’s place was very clean and tidythe space was very clean and exactly as picturedthe flat was clean and well equippedthe studio loft was clean and pristine
Host:she is caring and attentivethey were very responsive to every inquirylynn and paul were excellent hostslynn was a wonderful hostshe is a very sweet host for this homeRead more reviewswe loved the space and location of this placea very quiet location ideal for sleeping wellwhile the house is in a somewhat remote location it is easy to findvery peaceful and a beautiful locationanazing home in a great location
The beach is just about a mile (1.6 kilometers) away from this rental place. Close proximity of the beach from the rental makes it ideal for those who want to spend time in the sea and sand. There is quite a distance between the rental and the owners’ house, and that gives guests all the privacy they need. The vacation rental sleeps two visitors who will have access to a bathroom, a living room, and a kitchen equipped with a microwave, a coffee maker, a small refrigerator, and a grill located outside. The surroundings are filled with landscaped gardens that adds on to the beauty of the place. For those who make their bookings during the cold months, a heater has been fitted to make their stay comfortable.
Small Guest Cabin Near Beach at Rockbriar FarmCharlestown, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewsthe private road to the cabin has a beautiful stone wall with an amazingly beautiful wrought-iron gatequaint well-located cottage with amenities that make for a comfortable staythe coffee maker refrigerator and microwave are perfect for quick breakfast making beach lunches and reheating restaurant leftoversthe cabin is simple as described but has everything one needs for a comfortable stayas described the cabin was simple cozy and comfortingclean quiet and cozyneat clean and comfortablethe cabin was clean and brightthe cabin was quaint clean wonderfully invitingcabin was very clean and had most things we needed
Host:hosts were helpful beyond my expectationsour host was fantastic - extremely helpful and flexiblejulia anne and peter are perfect hosts and make you feel completely at homeour hosts were very warm and made sure we had everything we needed ithost julia anne is very responsive to requests and very respectful of privacyRead more reviewscute cabin with a great location and just a bike ride away from the beachclose to beaches good food great shopping and newportamazing location super close to the beach you can walk (highly recommend it) or drive to the beachthis location is perfect for thatthe location was simply beautiful and convenient to all that we wanted to do
Fit for two guests, this rental comes with a spacious bedroom fitted with a queen-sized bed and a television for entertainment. The room comes with its own air-conditioning unit to beat the summer heat. What makes it more attractive is that the rental is situated just a short walk away from the refreshing beaches. For those who want a taste of both local and international grub, several restaurants stand are located just minutes away. For those who want to see Charlestown’s natural landscape, there is a bike trail located about half a mile (0.8 kilometers) from the property. With all these close by, no guest will ever be bored while staying here.
Private room, second floor, complete privacySouth Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewsthe room is spacious with a very comfortable mattress and powerful ac and fanthe room is comfortable with window ac and a tvthe bed was super comfortable and there was space for an air mattress as wellprivate room with air conditioning (a must) and the most comfortable bed in the worldthe upstairs is large with a very comfortable tempurpedic style mattress and a large tvit was very clean and comfortableproperty is clean and quietvery clean and comfortable (especially the bed)very clean and an overall great place to staythis place is clean and convenient for us
Host:linda is a wonderful hostlinda is a wonderful hostlinda is a lovely hostlinda was a great hostlinda was a great hostRead more reviewsthis place is very cute and is in a great locationgreat location and a very very comfortable bedgreat location and such kind hostingit's also easy to walk downtown for happy hourgreat affordable spot located close to beaches restaurants and bars
This rental is so huge that 3 guests can occupy this comfortably. It has a double bed with closets and a cabinet for storage. For those who need to put in some work, a desk is provided right across a couch that is used for relaxation and an additional sleep space. Guests who opt to prepare their meals in-house will love the complete line of appliances provided in the kitchen. The huge bathroom has an inviting bathtub fitted in to help visitors unwind after a tiring day of sightseeing. The beach is just a short distance away. Free parking is provided within the property.
Master suiteSouth Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewsspacious clean and comfortable suite the high ceiling and ceiling fan made for perfect sleeping conditionsgreat convenient space lots of roomwe had my toddler son and his travel bed fit with the plenty of roomthe room was perfect for uscatherine's master suite was charming and well-kept and had plenty of room for our family of threevery clean and spaciouscatherine's place was very clean and comfortableeverything was really clean and spaciouseverything was clean and well keptcatherine's place was great and exactly as advertised - clean and spacious
Host:lovely catherine is an amazing hostjohn with whom we shared the home was very friendly and made us feel at homethe hosts brother lives on site he was accommodating and pleasanthost communicated very well during the processhost was prompt with replies and very pleasantRead more reviewsgreat location cute house and accommodationsneighborhood is quiet good for walking close to beachwe recommend this location and would definitely stay againthe location is perfect for exploring matunuck and narragansettnice space in a great location
A private doorway leads guests to this beautifully decorated 1-bedroom rental. The unit is located on the upper floor of the house and has a queen-sized bed, a futon for two, a bathroom, and a fully functional kitchen for preparing meals. A maximum of 4 people can occupy the place. For sun, sand, and sea lovers, the gorgeous beach is just a short walk away. Hungry guests can go to the award-winning Matunuck Oyster Bar and get their fair share of fresh oysters and seafood, which is located just about 15 minutes away from the property. There is free parking in the driveway. The unit is pet-friendly; however, do note that this has to be first discussed with the owners.
Beach Escape on the Beautiful RI Coast!South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewsthe unit has good air conditioning which we needed some days during our sun filled weekthe kitchen area is small but works great for making coffee a quick breakfast and storing leftoversthe kitchen is small but we found it perfectly adequate including salt pepper garlic tea and coffee filtersthe space was really sweet and comfortablewell equipped kitchen not large but that makes it better during vacationvery clean and well keptthe place was very cleanemily and carl's apartment is adorable and was spotlessly clean when we visitedthe space was very clean and cuteit was clean spacious and private
Host:they were great hoststhe hosts were super responsivethey were so helpful and accommodatingthey were very helpful and accommodating to our needsthey are so friendly and responded quickly to all our questionsRead more reviewsclose to the beach perfect summer getawaygreat small space located close to beachesclose to everything and yet quiet and relaxingclose to beach and good foodthe location is great and there are many things to do nearby
This studio offers the best vacation spot for couples. Built to accommodate 2 vacationers, the place is equipped with a bed and a bathroom. It is located on the 2nd floor of a garage that offers 280 square feet (18.6 square meters) of the open floor plan for easy movement. It comes fitted with a TV and the necessary appliances for the kitchen. It has an outdoor deck where guests can have a cup of coffee while relaxing and taking in the fresh air. Proximity wise, it is located only a mile away from East Matunuck State Beach, and a few minutes’ walk from where they will find one of the best farm-to-table restaurants around, Matunuck Oyster Bar.
East Matunuck Studio-Close to Beach & Oyster BarSouth Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewsbeautifully decorated comfy bed & reading chairs fully equipped kitchenette yummy snacks & breakfast goodieswe could not have been more comfortable and denise and ray are the consummate hoststhe bed was extremely comfortablewow beautiful cozy private space that has everything you could possibly needthe place is so quaint & comfortablethe place was sparkling clean smelled and looked cleancozy clean and beautiful spacesparkling clean and sweet place to stayextremely clean and welcoming we felt like familyvery clean and very cute
Host:they were both such gracious and thoughtful hostsgreat place great hoststhey love to host and it showsthank you both for hosting usi was so happy with how relaxing the place was with everything provided and the hospitality of the hostsRead more reviewscute little spot in a great locationthis was such a cute & cozy placeperfect location and the place was amazinggreat location esp if you love southern risuch an amazing stay great location so much to do
With Burlingame State Park serving as the backdrop of this lovely beach house, guests can have easy access to hiking trails and natural wonders in the vicinity. The rental itself accommodates 4 travelers at any one time. It has 2 bedrooms furnished with a bed each, and 1 bathroom. Visitors are welcome to relax on the deck and in the sunroom. Several beaches are easily accessible from here. Tourists will never go hungry because some of the best restaurants in the state are just close by. The only areas guests are not allowed access to are the basement, the garage (parking is available on the driveway), and a few cabinets in the storage space.
WhataspotCharlestown, Rhode Island, United States
Top guest reviewsit has multiple air conditioning units which do a great job of keeping the house coolworth noting: we didn't have any trouble with our cell phone service and we appreciated the fast wifiloved the bottle of wine chocolates and bottles of water next to the beds so thoughtfulthe kitchen is well stocked with new everythingthe beds were extremely comfortable and we slept like a dreamvery clean house with great yardsusan's is clean and well appointedlovely house very clean and nicely decoratedsparkling clean a and very quaintit was clean and had everything we needed
Host:she was the perfect hostthe host is very responsive and thoughtfulshe was extraordinary welcoming informative and receptivethe host is very engaged in making sure everything goes smoothlythe owner was so kind to leave little arrival treats for usRead more reviewsgreat location close to several beachesit was in a great location that was near several beaches and attractionsgreat place to stay and conveniently locateda beautiful house in a great location near beaches and restaurantsabsolutely charming home in a great location right on rt 1 which is very convenient
Vacation rentals that offer the most beautiful surroundings in Charlestown
Located near some of the best beaches, natural scenery, and a highly regarded restaurant in the state, these Airbnb vacation rentals allow guests to go out and enjoy nature without spending too much. Charlestown is definitely one of the most beautiful areas in the country.
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