Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Charlestown, Rhode Island

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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.

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 February 02, 2024.

1. Farm stay near Newport (from USD 136)

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.

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Saunderstown, Rhode Island, United States
7.99 km (5.0 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
588 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room heated up nicely as well which was great for how cold it was outside
the space is beautiful and comfortable with many thoughtful details that made it special
the bed has heated pads which is a great bonus during the winter highly recommend
it was very enjoyable waking up to the horses outside the room
the place is very comfortable and with all the essentials and very quiet
very clean and beautiful property
mo's place was clean cozy and quaint
the place was very clean and just what we needed
the place was clean and quiet with a peaceful energy
it's was private clean comfortable and in a beautiful area 10/10
mo was a wonderful host
mo was an amazing host and offered so many great recommendations
mo is a gracious and attentive host
not to mention she was an excellent and responsive host
mo was super communicative
the location was great
perfect location as it was a few miles away from newport
such a cute place private and beautiful location
great location off the busy roads
so adorable and awesome location for a weekend trip
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2. Private room in a colorful home with a garden

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.

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Charlestown, Rhode Island, United States
16.93 km (10.6 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
253 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is spacious and comfortable with plenty of natural light and a lovely view
the bathroom was perfect and had several extras in case you forgot anything (floss body wash bandaids etc
a lovely room with lots of artistic touches and gorgeous gardens tracy and sue were fabulous hosts
we felt welcomed and very comfortable and didn't want to leave
how can you beat waking up in bed looking out to a beautiful garden? stunning experience
very clean room and private bathroom
the room was very clean and comfortable
very clean with quick easy check in
their house is clean and awesome and inspiring
room and bathroom exceptionally clean and all in good working order
very nice hosts at a most impressive home and garden
gracious hosts in a gorgeous environment
really lovely spot and very accommodating hosts
great hosts and we recommend them highly
tracy and sue were excellent hosts
nice location with close access to beaches
the location made for a perfect charlestown beach adventure
great location close to the beaches and made visiting my daughter at uri so easy and comfortable
expect an extrodinary and uplifting visit at a place where two very talented people built a secluded little paradise
what makes airbnb so rewarding is the ability to select places that reflect something about us
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3. Light-filled one-bedroom loft

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 hot tub 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.

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Richmond, Rhode Island, United States
16.55 km (10.3 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
79 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi worked great
a wonderful stand-alone over the garage apartment with all the amenities you could want
the photos are accurate the space is comfortable and lynn is a great host
the room was perfect with beds already made for the kids
we stayed at lynn’s for almost 2 months and everything was fabulous so cozy and charming place
very clean and comfortable
lynn’s place was very clean and tidy
the space was very clean and exactly as pictured
the flat was clean and well equipped
the studio loft was clean and pristine
she is caring and attentive
they were very responsive to every inquiry
lynn and paul were excellent hosts
lynn was a wonderful host
she is a very sweet host for this home
we loved the space and location of this place
a very quiet location ideal for sleeping well
while the house is in a somewhat remote location it is easy to find
very peaceful and a beautiful location
anazing home in a great location
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4. Small guest cabin near the beach

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.

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Charlestown, Rhode Island, United States
16.24 km (10.1 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
263 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the private road to the cabin has a beautiful stone wall with an amazingly beautiful wrought-iron gate
quaint well-located cottage with amenities that make for a comfortable stay
the coffee maker refrigerator and microwave are perfect for quick breakfast making beach lunches and reheating restaurant leftovers
the cabin is simple as described but has everything one needs for a comfortable stay
as described the cabin was simple cozy and comforting
clean quiet and cozy
neat clean and comfortable
the cabin was clean and bright
the cabin was quaint clean wonderfully inviting
cabin was very clean and had most things we needed
hosts were helpful beyond my expectations
our host was fantastic - extremely helpful and flexible
julia anne and peter are perfect hosts and make you feel completely at home
our hosts were very warm and made sure we had everything we needed it
host julia anne is very responsive to requests and very respectful of privacy
cute cabin with a great location and just a bike ride away from the beach
close to beaches good food great shopping and newport
amazing location super close to the beach you can walk (highly recommend it) or drive to the beach
this location is perfect for that
the location was simply beautiful and convenient to all that we wanted to do
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5. Private room on the second floor

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.

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South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
4.65 km (2.9 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
178 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is spacious with a very comfortable mattress and powerful ac and fan
the room is comfortable with window ac and a tv
the bed was super comfortable and there was space for an air mattress as well
private room with air conditioning (a must) and the most comfortable bed in the world
the upstairs is large with a very comfortable tempurpedic style mattress and a large tv
it was very clean and comfortable
property is clean and quiet
very clean and comfortable (especially the bed)
very clean and an overall great place to stay
this place is clean and convenient for us
linda is a wonderful host
linda is a wonderful host
linda is a lovely host
linda was a great host
linda was a great host
this place is very cute and is in a great location
great location and a very very comfortable bed
great location and such kind hosting
it's also easy to walk downtown for happy hour
great affordable spot located close to beaches restaurants and bars
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6. Master suite close to the beach

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.

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South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
9.77 km (6.1 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
122 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spacious clean and comfortable suite the high ceiling and ceiling fan made for perfect sleeping conditions
great convenient space lots of room
we had my toddler son and his travel bed fit with the plenty of room
the room was perfect for us
catherine's master suite was charming and well-kept and had plenty of room for our family of three
very clean and spacious
catherine's place was very clean and comfortable
everything was really clean and spacious
everything was clean and well kept
catherine's place was great and exactly as advertised - clean and spacious
lovely catherine is an amazing host
john with whom we shared the home was very friendly and made us feel at home
the hosts brother lives on site he was accommodating and pleasant
host communicated very well during the process
host was prompt with replies and very pleasant
great location cute house and accommodations
neighborhood is quiet good for walking close to beach
we recommend this location and would definitely stay again
the location is perfect for exploring matunuck and narragansett
nice space in a great location
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7. East Matunuck beach studio

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.

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South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
7.44 km (4.7 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
437 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautifully decorated comfy bed & reading chairs fully equipped kitchenette yummy snacks & breakfast goodies
we could not have been more comfortable and denise and ray are the consummate hosts
the bed was extremely comfortable
wow beautiful cozy private space that has everything you could possibly need
the place is so quaint & comfortable
the place was sparkling clean smelled and looked clean
cozy clean and beautiful space
sparkling clean and sweet place to stay
extremely clean and welcoming we felt like family
very clean and very cute
they were both such gracious and thoughtful hosts
great place great hosts
they love to host and it shows
thank you both for hosting us
i was so happy with how relaxing the place was with everything provided and the hospitality of the hosts
cute little spot in a great location
this was such a cute & cozy place
perfect location and the place was amazing
great location esp if you love southern ri
such an amazing stay great location so much to do
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8. Private, upscale farm with a veranda

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.

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South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
7.12 km (4.5 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
131 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 10 Beds 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well equipped kitchen and a grill on a lovely patio
the beds were super comfortable
great house with plenty of space and beds
it is large comfortable and filled with light and charm
beautiful spacious kitchen and a lovely veranda
the house was very clean and we'll kept up
it was spotless light and bright and very roomy
private and very clean
the beds were comfortable and the space was immaculately clean
deborah's place was absolutely amazing it was clean spacious and well-appointed
landlord deborah is a really kind people
deborah was a great host
deborah was a great host
deborah was a great host
deborah was a wonderful host with an amazing home and property
perfection location for us
great house in great location
the close town of wakefield is really cute and close
great location well equipped comfortable and spacious
location was great and within 15-30 mins of newport jamestown narragansett etc
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9. Beach house near the Burlingame State Park

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.

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Charlestown, Rhode Island, United States
21.0 km (13.1 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
45 reviews  
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has multiple air conditioning units which do a great job of keeping the house cool
worth noting: we didn't have any trouble with our cell phone service and we appreciated the fast wifi
loved the bottle of wine chocolates and bottles of water next to the beds so thoughtful
the kitchen is well stocked with new everything
the beds were extremely comfortable and we slept like a dream
very clean house with great yard
susan's is clean and well appointed
lovely house very clean and nicely decorated
sparkling clean a and very quaint
it was clean and had everything we needed
she was the perfect host
the host is very responsive and thoughtful
she was extraordinary welcoming informative and receptive
the host is very engaged in making sure everything goes smoothly
the owner was so kind to leave little arrival treats for us
great location close to several beaches
it was in a great location that was near several beaches and attractions
great place to stay and conveniently located
a beautiful house in a great location near beaches and restaurants
absolutely charming home in a great location right on rt 1 which is very convenient
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10. East Matunuck beach house getaway

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.

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South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
7.35 km (4.6 mi) from Narragansett Town Beach
229 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the unit has good air conditioning which we needed some days during our sun filled week
the kitchen area is small but works great for making coffee a quick breakfast and storing leftovers
the kitchen is small but we found it perfectly adequate including salt pepper garlic tea and coffee filters
the space was really sweet and comfortable
well equipped kitchen not large but that makes it better during vacation
very clean and well kept
the place was very clean
emily and carl's apartment is adorable and was spotlessly clean when we visited
the space was very clean and cute
it was clean spacious and private
they were great hosts
the hosts were super responsive
they were so helpful and accommodating
they were very helpful and accommodating to our needs
they are so friendly and responded quickly to all our questions
close to the beach perfect summer getaway
great small space located close to beaches
close to everything and yet quiet and relaxing
close to beach and good food
the location is great and there are many things to do nearby
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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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