What is the best area to stay when travelling to Exeter?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Exeter:

  • Yawgoo Valley Ski Area and Water Park: 1,761 holiday homes
  • Mystic: 101 holiday homes
  • West Mystic: 79 holiday homes
  • Pawcatuck: 17 holiday homes
  • Old Mystic: 18 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Exeter?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Exeter. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mystic Station: 714 holiday lettings
  • Providence Station: 221 holiday lettings
  • Kingston Station: 1,723 holiday lettings
  • Westerly Station: 1,167 holiday lettings
  • Misquamicut State Beach: 1,286 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Exeter listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Take in the lakeside beauty of Exeter

The lake and beaches create a pretty picture of Exeter. Renowned for its kayaking, golfing and camping, this city welcomes all visitors. Naval War College Museum and Fort Adams State Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Sightseeing in and around Exeter

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Exeter a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arcadia Wildlife Management Area (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Meadowbrook Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Leyden Farm Vineyards & Winery (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Yawgoo Valley Ski Area and Water Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Proclamation Ale Company (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Briggs-Boesch Farm (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Exeter

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Exeter is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roger Williams Park Zoo (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Arcadia Wildlife Management Area (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • John H. Chafee National Wildlife Refuge (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Goddard Memorial State Park (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Head's Beach (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Gorton Pond (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)