Discover a selection of 2,000 holiday rentals in New Bedford that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 180 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in New Bedford. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively New Bedford

Take a holiday to New Bedford and enjoy the area's live music, museums and art galleries. Renowned for its whale watching, fishing and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in New Bedford

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes New Bedford a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buttonwood Park Zoo (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Running Brook Vineyard & Winery (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Acushnet River Valley Golf Course (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Westport Rivers Vineyard & Winery (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • The Butterfly Zoo (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Carolyn's Saskonnet Vineyard (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Bedford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in New Bedford. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buttonwood Park Zoo (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Fort Phoenix State Reservation (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Ned's Point Lighthouse (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Demarest Lloyd State Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Westport Town Farm (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary (9.4 mi / 15 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around New Bedford

Fly into New Bedford, MA (EWB-New Bedford Regional), the closest airport, located 3.1 mi (5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Newport, RI (NPT-Newport State), which is 19.8 mi (31.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around New Bedford?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 2,017 vacation rentals near New Bedford. From 1,617 houses to 266 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near New Bedford for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.