Discover a selection of 1,500 vacation rentals in South Kingstown 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 swimming pools and air conditioning. Prices start at $200 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in South Kingstown. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Friendly South Kingstown will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in South Kingstown. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, restaurants and baseball games. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around South Kingstown

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes South Kingstown a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Yawgoo Valley Ski Area and Water Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Frosty Drew Observatory (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Newport Vineyards (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Launch Trampoline Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Jonathan Edwards Winery (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Stonington Vineyard (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in South Kingstown

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 68°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South Kingstown

Travelers enjoy South Kingstown for its beaches and island views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Kingstown is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • John H. Chafee National Wildlife Refuge (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Narragansett Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • East Matunuck State Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Scarborough Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Salty Brine State Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Matunuck Beach (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around South Kingstown

The nearest airport is in T.F. Green Airport (PVD), located 19.7 mi (31.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into North Kingstown, RI (NCO-Quonset State), which is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near South Kingstown?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it wants to go on vacation. It's time to pack your bags and zip off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near South Kingstown:

  • "Lovely 3 Bedroom 3 Bath Across From The Beach" is a favorite with guests. Around 4 miles from South Kingstown, it has 3 bedrooms and plenty of handy amenities, including nearby birdwatching activities and free toiletries.
  • Another great choice is "Secluded Waterfront Location With Dock", which is around 18 miles from South Kingstown. Offering 4 bedrooms, a fridge and an iron and ironing board, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and happy.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect South Kingstown vacation rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near South Kingstown?

Select a beautiful log cabin from the many scattered in or around South Kingstown and you'll soon be inside your wooden hideaway, wine in hand, lounging next to a crackling fire. But adventure is just outside your front door too. These cabins promise the perfect blend of comfort and fun:

  • "Log Cabin - Glam Camping": This fabulous escape is the ideal base for having fun in nature. Mountain biking and windsurfing are two activities you can do in the area when you're not unwinding in your cozy cabin.
  • "Cabin By The Sea - Newly Renovated Log Cabin Near The Beach": Spend your time enjoying all the creature comforts at this unique property. When it's time for some fresh air, golf and fishing will get your blood flowing.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near South Kingstown?

Clock off on Friday afternoon and then pack your overnight bag. If you're in the mood for some relaxation and fun, these properties in and near South Kingstown promise the ideal weekend getaway:

  • Located 7 miles to the northeast of central South Kingstown, "Gorgeous Contemporary. . . Stunning Space Indoors And Out" is a favorite among adventurous types and nature lovers. Stay busy by exploring nearby outdoor attractions, including Weekapaug Beach and Fort Barton. If it's activities you're interested in, try water skiing or snorkeling.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Misquamicut Westerly Secluded Beach Cottage 2018 Remodeled And Upgraded". Approximately 14 miles west of South Kingstown, fun activities around here include sailing and snorkeling. Prefer sightseeing? Plan an excursion to Ninigret and Roger W. Wheeler State Beach.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around South Kingstown?

Studio apartments are tough to beat when it comes to convenience, location and affordability. Get cozy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near South Kingstown and experience a slice of the vibrant local culture:

  • Explore the world around you and then sleep soundly at "Charming 1 - Bedroom Apartment Minutes From Beach". This property is an excellent base for sightseeing and comes with amenities including a nearby marina and a hair dryer.
  • Alternatively, get into vacation mode at "Potters Pond Cottage, Walk To East Matunuck", which offers conveniences such as outdoor furniture and a barbecue grill.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you can afford to discover more of South Kingstown. Cultural attractions like Courthouse Center Stage and Theatre by the Sea will help you better understand the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near South Kingstown?

Just because you only have a few short days up your sleeve doesn't mean you have to spend it in a characterless hotel. Take off on vacation but still have the home comforts you need at one of these short-term rentals in or around South Kingstown:

  • If you'd love to be near the action, "Coastal Cottage. . Farm And Sea" will be just the thing. It's within reach of the heart of South Kingstown and a good base to explore attractions like Block Island Ferry and East Matunuck State Beach.
  • Sleep, eat and explore your surroundings from "Magical Secluded Cottage Overlooking A Kettle Pond Just Two Miles From The Beach", another good option. Charlestown Town Beach and Carpenter's Grist Mill should be on your itinerary when you're ready to go sightseeing.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near South Kingstown?

Whether spent in a rustic cabin or a luxury condo, a romantic weekend getaway is one of the best ways to spice up your relationship. Whisk your special someone away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these appealing escapes in or near South Kingstown:

  • Around 4 miles from South Kingstown, "Lovely 3 Bedroom 3 Bath Across From The Beach" is a perfect place for doting couples. A nearby bay and winery tours are among the many amenities here.
  • "Secluded Waterfront Location With Dock" is another terrific option that's guaranteed to impress. It's about 18 miles from South Kingstown and comes with a nearby bay and winery tours.

Are there mansions for rent in or near South Kingstown?

We've got some superb mansions for rent in and around South Kingstown. If you're seeking somewhere with lots of space as well as a serious wow factor, these stunners will not disappoint:

  • Charm, style and oodles of character — "Walk To Mansion Beach" has it all. Approximately 16 miles south of South Kingstown and offering a nearby beach and a garden, this place is hard to top.
  • Another quality option is "Mansion Beach Area, A/c, With D". Approximately 16 miles to the south of South Kingstown, this sumptuous vacation rental is the crème-de-la-crème of style and character and comes with a fireplace, a garden and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near South Kingstown?

Vacation with others and double the fun. Whether you're organizing an active escape with buddies or a big family gathering, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and near South Kingstown:

  • Offering space, comfort and privacy, you'll get your guests' seal of approval at "Gorgeous Contemporary. . . Stunning Space Indoors And Out". Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this retreat which has 4 bedrooms, a water park and a swimming pool. You'll discover it around 7 miles to the northeast of South Kingstown.
  • Invite up to 12 of your favorite people to "A/c, , Short Drive To Beach" and fill the place with laughter and love. This option has 6 bedrooms and is around 2 miles to the northeast of South Kingstown. It's packed with features to keep large groups happy and comfortable, including a kitchen and a fireplace.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near South Kingstown?

Nothing spells fun like a pool does. Grab your unicorn floatie and check out these rental houses in or near South Kingstown that come with this added bonus:

  • Pack your swimming gear and get away with your gang to "Waterfront Beach House On Point Judith Pond". There are plenty of other great amenities here, including childrens activities and towels.
  • "Beautifully Updated Family Beach House In Snug Harbor" is the type of place you go to leave it all behind and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. Nearby ecotour services and beach sun loungers are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfy.

South Kingstown has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 65 ºF to 75 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summertime to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect South Kingstown vacation rental and organize your getaway for whenever you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near South Kingstown?

Whether your ideal escape is out in the countryside or down by the sea, you'll enjoy it even more if you share it with loved ones. Look up these large family vacation rentals in or near South Kingstown and bring the whole gang:

  • Invite your nearest and dearest to "Looking For A Vacation Home That Allows You To Walk To The Beach", which has 3 bedrooms that sleep up to 8 guests. This escape is located 4 miles to the southeast of South Kingstown and comes with amenities such as a dishwasher and books.
  • Another great choice is "Secluded Waterfront Location With Dock". This large rental is 18 miles southwest of South Kingstown and features a kitchen, a nearby laundromat and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 10 people, you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list.

When you want to explore your surroundings, there are loads of family-friendly attractions nearby to keep everyone happy. The Flying Horse Carousel, Biomes Marine Biology Center and Water Wizz of Westerly should be top of your to-do list.