Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in East Matunuck State Beach, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including air conditioning and kitchens. Prices start at $185 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in East Matunuck State Beach. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Escape to East Matunuck State Beach

Once a bustling shipbuilding town, today South Kingstown is a summer escape. East Matunuck State Beach steals the spotlight, with golden sand, rolling waves and a grassy picnic area. Not to mention a multimillion dollar beach pavilion featuring concession stalls, bathrooms and a lifeguard tower. From fun-filled days on the beach to windswept adventures on Block Island, East Matunuck lures locals and vacationers alike. Planning a summer getaway to Rhode Island? Whether you book a cozy cottage or a luxe oceanfront home, East Matunuck State Beach vacation rentals are ideal for making memories.

Things to do

Razzle dazzle nights at Theatre by the Sea

Standing tall for over 200 years, the Point Judith Lighthouse has endured the American Civil War, WWII and some wild weather. Today you can wander around the grounds, stroll along the rocky beach and watch locals surf off the point. Just a few miles to the west is Theatre by the Sea, a historic venue that's been entertaining guests for over 60 years. From Mama Mia to Chicago, the heritage-listed playhouse is one of Rhode Island's quirkiest nights out. Arrive early to stroll around the gardens or enjoy a pre-show meal at the theater's restaurant, Bistro by the Sea.

Activities

Day trips to Block Island

Departing from Port Judith, the iconic Block Island Ferry whisks passengers to the Old Harbor. The tiny island sits 12 miles off the coast of East Matunuck and lures visitors with its sandy beaches, rocky bluffs and boutique art galleries. Of course, nothing beats being able to stroll to the beach in a matter of minutes. With grassy gardens and private docks, East Matunuck State Beach vacation rentals put you just steps from the sand. However, no self-respecting seafood fan would leave without devouring a bowl of freshly shucked shellfish at the legendary Matunuck Oyster Bar.

Weather

Beach days in East Matunuck

Like the rest of Rhode Island, East Matunuck State Beach is at its best in the summer. The beach is drenched in sunshine and the Atlantic is warm enough to swim in. Crowds peak from Memorial Day to Labor Day, when Matunuck and its fellow beach towns lure legions of families. If you love the idea of windswept walks on the beach, winter can be a beautiful time to visit. East Matunuck State Beach vacation rentals keep things romantic, with blazing fireplaces and sweeping views of the rough seas.

Natural features

Tour the legendary Matunuck Oyster Farm

Part of South Kingstown, East Matunuck State Beach is perched on the Atlantic coast of Rhode Island. The strip is a haven for piping plovers, with the endangered birds often seen nesting on the shore. The region is famous for its oysters, with East Matunuck Barrier Beach, Succotash Salt Marsh and Potter Pond Estuary all serving as important habitats. If you want to know more about the industry don't miss the free Oyster Farm Tours run by the Matunuck Oyster Bar, which showcase the 7-acre shellfish farm in Potter's Pond.

How many vacation rentals are available around East Matunuck State Beach, US?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 704 vacation rentals around East Matunuck State Beach. From 588 house rentals to 87 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a seaside property near East Matunuck State Beach?

Nothing beats the feeling of sand beneath your feet and the smell of salt in the air. It's time to rally the crew for some serious beach action. Vrbo has 254 beachside rental properties to check out. Want to give something else a go? See if any of our other properties tick your boxes. Our options here include:

  • 138 beach vacation rentals.
  • 116 ocean-view vacation rentals.
  • 100 water-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house near East Matunuck State Beach?

Our house vacation rentals are real accommodations for real travelers. Offering loads of space to spread out, they're perfect if you want to live like a local. There are 489 options currently listed on Vrbo. Prices begin at $82 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather choose one of the area's other popular rental options, such as:

  • Cottage: 80 vacation homes. Prices start from $100 per night.
  • Apartment: 8 vacation homes. Prices start from $127 per night.
  • Townhome: 6 vacation homes. Prices start from $288 per night.

Can I stay near East Matunuck State Beach in a large group?

There's nothing more memorable than exploring somewhere entirely new with close friends and family. And the best news is Vrbo has some options to suit big groups. Why not take a look at the 99 house vacation homes featured here? They're the top choice for big groups of visitors. The rental property options that are perfect for large numbers in this area include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we offer 132 vacation homes perfect for that size. Stay a night for as little as $133.
  • If you have 8 in your family, you'll be delighted to hear that there are 123 vacation homes that are suitable. Prices start at $147 per night.
  • Going away with a group of 10? We have 89 vacation homes that will be ideal. Prices begin at just $219 a night.

You and all your besties will be more than satisfied when you arrange your East Matunuck State Beach adventure with us!

Where are the cheapest rentals near East Matunuck State Beach?

Teeny tiny hotel rooms are no place to spend those precious vacation moments! Explore our budget-friendly rentals now and make sure everyone has room to spread out. When it comes to looking for an amazing deal, your first stop ought to be Wickford. Here, Vrbo has 9 rentals at an average price of $244 a night. There are another 217 Vrbo rentals waiting to be booked in or around Eastward Look. The average price in this area is $287 a night.

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