9 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Fall River, Massachusetts - Updated 2022

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Dubbed the Spindle City, Fall River is known for its history as a cotton textile manufacturer. Topping the list of places visitors will want to check out here is Battleship Cove, the world’s largest naval ship museum that includes a collection of submarines, helicopters, and battleships. Another nautical venue is Fall River Maritime Museum that showcases the luxurious steamboats, which are intricately tied to the city’s history. If you have an interest in the macabre, you may want to check out Lizzie Borden Bed and Breakfast Museum, which is said to be haunted by a woman accused of killing her father and stepmother. These are only some of the attractions you will see in the city. For a place to stay, check out our list of the 10 best Airbnb vacation rentals in Fall River, Massachusetts.

1. Unique rental for four guests (from USD 90)

This accommodation is for you if you love quirky properties. From 1949 until 1979, it served as a pharmacy selling sundaes, splits, and frappes. Although it has been converted into an apartment for four, its original look can still be seen in the unit’s unique decors. The fully furnished home is family- and child-friendly, complete with a travel cot and a high chair. The property is located in the downtown area, just a short walk from restaurants, public transport, and nightlife.

Taylors Pharmacy Guesthouse (apartment)
Fall River, Massachusetts, United States
144 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
taylor’s pharmacy’s guesthouse is a very complete and warmly decorated apartment
upon walking into taylor's pharmacy guesthouse i was immediately struck by the warm welcoming aura of the entire apartment
you want to stay here fresh flowers breakfast food in the fridge
the beds were heavenly and comfortable
plenty of space and thoughtful fresh breakfast items
Cleanliness:
her place was impeccably clean
the place was sparkling clean and so comfortable
beautiful space and spotless perfect for family with children
deborah was interested in cleanliness and ease
very clean comfortable and roomy home
Host:
the host is very nice
debora is a really nice host made us feel like home the entire time
she was a wonderful host — with all kinds of special touches to make us feel absolutely welcome
debora is a very thoughtful host
debora was a great host and very communicative
Location:
plus the place is super cute
it was the perfect location for me
close to all the attractions we were interested
we love the location and the space
perfect location to visit all neighboring towns and beaches
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2. Historical home in the downtown area (from USD 130)

History fans will want to check out this property. Apart from the paintings that date back to the 1800s, this rental is also furnished with vintage furniture. Despite its vintage look, it comes with modern amenities such as WiFi, TVs in every room, air-conditioning, and a heater. You can also have access to the walk-in bathtub and a private entrance. Nearby attractions are WWII Navy Ship BB59, Historical Kennedy Park, Children’s Museum, Maritime Museum, Battleship Cove, and Quequechan River Trail. Do note that parking is hard in the area, especially at night.

Historic Spacious Place in Downtown
Fall River, Massachusetts, United States
23 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were comfortable window ac units allowed us to cool down on the hot days
Cleanliness:
the apartment was very clean and spacious
the place was clean and well kept
very clean and straightforward especially for the price
overall i’d recommend this place as it’s clean and great value for the price
nice and spacious place to stay in fall river
Host:
the host was very responsive and answered all my questions
we appreciate a little friendly flexibility around check out
the house was clean and the host was very responsive messages
Location:
this was the perfect place for our quick long weekend trip
a clean place to stay that was comfy and close to newport - about 35 mins
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3. Comfortable guest suite for two (from USD 82)

This rental is a good option for couples and solo travelers. The guest suite is furnished with a queen-sized bed, a large-screen TV, and a small refrigerator. You will also have private access to a half-bath and shared access to a bathroom with a shower and bathtub. If you like swimming, you can take a refreshing dip in the pool any time of the day. Discounts are offered to long-term renters. Shopping centers, restaurants, and Tiverton Casino are easily accessible from here.

South Coast Air BNB
Fall River, Massachusetts, United States
10 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very nice clean space with plenty of room
the room was perfect and very clean
the accommodations were very clean with access to outside through the balcony area
Host:
nice area host and stay
buffy is the best host i ever met
buffy is a great hostess and was very responsive to any requests
buffy's place is super and she's a brilliant host
friendly comfortable stay in a residential area
Location:
great cost-effective location when spending time in providence or newport
the room was so comfortable quiet peaceful and convenient to beach supermarket
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4. Large guest suite with stunning lake views

Set in a fantastic location, this guest suite is close not only to Newport and Providence but also to beaches, hiking trails, and wildlife sanctuaries. You don’t even have to go far to enjoy nature as you can marvel at the lake right from the property. Do be aware that the host lives upstairs and you will share the entrance with her family. The kitchenette, bathroom, and laundry facilities are available for your use. As bonus, the host provides snacks and light breakfasts.

Suburban Fall River Home with a Lake View
Fall River, Massachusetts, United States
39 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we felt like we needed to be aware of our conversations and the volume of the tv
this place has a huge bed and giant flat screen tv
wonderfully stocked mini kitchen and great king sized bed
Cleanliness:
everything was spotless and the bed was very comfortable
it was clean calm and great location
the place is big clean safe and quiet
very clean and was a good place to stay for the week
arlene was great clean place such a sweet lady and always there to answer questions
Host:
arlene is really great host
arlene was an amazing host
she is very gracious and accommodating
very comfortable space with a kind host
arlene was an excellent host
Location:
situated in a perfect location central to many tourists sites
located in a quiet and peaceful area
arlene's place is the perfect central location to visit everywhere from boston to newport
lovely place in a beautiful location
nice touch great location as well
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5. Restored home with stunning water views (from USD 315)

You may find it hard to believe because of how great the property’s photos look. The truth is, this property had been abandoned before the hosts restored and enhanced the level of comfort and beauty of the home. What’s more, the hosts also make an extra effort to add a few touches to make guests feel welcome by providing them with food items and champagne. Kayaks are also provided should you wish to explore the waters. Restaurants are just a short stroll away.

The Boat House -Waterfront Living & Chefs Kitchen
Tiverton, Rhode Island, United States
48 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stylish and comfortable furnishings throughout
Cleanliness:
the home is beautifully decorated very clean and has amazing water views
Host:
blair was a wonderful host quick to answer questions and was so accommodating
stunning — with a warm and communicative host
this home and its hosts are magnificent in every way
these owners have truly thought of it all when it comes to making sure your stay is perfect
Location:
the best place to catch a summer's sunset
views are amazing short walk to the boathouse restaurant
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6. Adorable bungalow by the bay

If you’re an ocean lover, this may be what you are looking for. The three-bedroom house is just a short walk from the water. It has everything that you may need, with some bonuses thrown in. It comes with a kitchen, laundry facilities, and a TV in every room. You don’t have to worry about climbing up and down the stairs to get to different parts of the house as most are available on the ground floor. The best part? Well, there’s also a separate room to accommodate an extra guest.

Bungalow by the Bay
Portsmouth, Rhode Island, United States
20 reviews
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the table was fantastic for us to have meals
Cleanliness:
so clean and charming and nicely furnished
super clean so relaxing the decor is astonishing
i enjoyed her tips and how clean the place is
deb’s place is wonderful the house is spacious very clean and beautifully decorated
the house was impeccably clean right near the water and the perfect place for a little staycation
Host:
deb was a wonderful host and very responsive to any question we had throughout our stay
i really enjoyed my weekend thank you deb for the little notes you left us they were helpful
i give it 5 stars and beyond also the communication with the host was excellent
Location:
perfect location for exploring newport
it’s in a great location close to so many other places in rhode island
deb’s place was absolutely perfect for a mom’s weekend away
the house was beautifully designed and decorated and the neighborhood is perfect for casual walks by the water
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7. Gorgeous waterfront home (from USD 450)

Check out this property if you’re looking for a spacious home that can accommodate a big group. This house can fit up to 10 people and is right by the water. It comes with a large deck where you can enjoy the sights of the boats. The house itself comes complete with just about everything that you may need, including WiFi, a full kitchen, and laundry facilities. It also comes with a grill, an indoor fireplace, and a dedicated workplace. All of the furnishings installed here are new.

The Tequila Sunrise House
Somerset, Massachusetts, United States
40 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 5 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view and and rooms are amazing
the beds were so comfortable and the amenities were great
the place is so beautiful and comfortable and the view is spectacular
it is gorgeously decorated and the furnishings are very comfortable
they leave you prepared and comfortable for your stay
Cleanliness:
extremely clean and organized
the house was very clean and very well decorated
the house was beautifully decorated and extremely comfortable and clean
the house is beautiful well decorated was so clean and a great layout
wonderful clean house and beautiful location
Host:
great and helpful host
darrin was a great host and the house was outstanding
darrin was incredibly kind and gave us an early check-in to avoid the weather storm conditions
dawn & darrin were such amazing hosts with thoughtful touches like personal note for the holidays
Location:
just the perfect place for a relaxing getaway
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8. Historic home with views of Taunton River (from USD 109)

This home is situated along Somerset’s historic Main Street. The rental can accommodate up to six people—thanks to its two bedrooms and one bathroom. Despite its vintage look, it boasts modern amenities such as a full kitchen equipped with everything that you may need to prepare a tasty meal and WiFi. There’s a coin-operated laundromat in the basement, in case you need to wash your clothes. There’s also a table tennis set that you can play with during your stay.

Historic 1747 Issac Pierce house on Main Street
Somerset, Massachusetts, United States
79 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of privacy great a/c internet and tv
living room couch is very comfortable as were the beds
Cleanliness:
great place clean and tidy
it was extremely clean and charming
super clean large comfortable apartment
the apartment was clean and very spacious
craig’s place was very clean and quiet
Host:
fantastic place with a great host
craig is a great host and he gets back in such a timely manner
hosts were very responsive to communication
i felt comfortable and safe from the virus the host limited contact gave me privacy which i appreciated
all was amazing thank you for hosting us
Location:
great location and nicely furnished
beautiful location and very quiet
great location on the picturesque taunton river
beautiful location and apartment it was perfect
good location to travel around ma and ri
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9. Charming apartment near the beach (from USD 99)

This rental may just be what you need if you’re yearning for a quick countryside retreat. Located in Westport, this quaint property once served as a cow barn before it was converted into an apartment. The unit is fully furnished and oozes a laid-back vibe, all thanks to the natural light and the spacious field surrounding the property. It can accommodate up to two people, making this a good option for solo travelers and couples.

15 Acres of Open Fields & 15 Minutes to the Beach
Westport, Massachusetts, United States
145 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wi-fi and cable worked perfectly
due to being july we had asked for a fan
there were beautiful flower beds and a nice covered patio directly outside the apartment door
the view out the back door where they placed a picnic table was really pretty
the space was very comfortable and tastefully furnished
Cleanliness:
refreshingly clean with old fashioned charm
it was very clean and spacious
quaint spot that’s very clean great communication and nice touches
very clean and had everything you need
sparkling clean with everything you need
Host:
host is very responsive
bob was a great host
the hosts are very friendly
the host is very nice and accommodating
he was very knowledgeable and helpful
Location:
location was great close to many stores and restaurants
great location very relaxing and quiet
location is great close to the highway and route 6
we highly recommend this location
would stay again perfect location for the area
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10. Romantic beachfront cottage (from USD 263)

If you’re trying to find a place where you can spend a romantic holiday, this is the place for you. This property is located just a few steps from Ocean Grove. Here, you can go swimming, paddleboarding, and beach combing to your heart’s content. The house comes with every amenity you may need: a full kitchen, laundry facilities, and free WiFi. It even comes with a hot tub, which is perfect for when you just want relax after a day of exploring nearby areas.

Waterfront Beach Cottage in Swansea, Massachusetts
Swansea, Massachusetts, United States
77 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
missy’s cottage in swansea was fantastic gorgeous views and comfortable beds
the beds and furniture were also very comfortable as was the temperature control in the house
a welcoming cheerful and comfortable home with a terrific view of mount hope bay
we enjoyed a romantic weekend where we got to enjoy the gorgeous sunsets and breakfasts on the balcony
the location of the house was perfect with terrific amenities including the relaxing tub and spacious shower
Cleanliness:
clean newly updated
the space is clean and airy
everything was new clean and modern
this place is absolutely fabulous very clean and calming
sparkling clean house with great access to the local beach
Host:
great host thank you
missy was a highly responsive and welcoming host
missy was a fantastic host providing clear instructions and warm touches upon arrival
seemed like the owner considered the travelers needs when stocking the house
the host was quick to respond and left many thoughtful touches for when we arrived
Location:
amazing location and very easy to find
the location across from the swansea town beach was ideal
loved the location right on the beach
absolutely beautiful location with plenty to do
the neighborhood is very quiet and friendly
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Have good night's sleep while in Spindle City

Although Fall River is often overlooked for bigger cities like Boston, it has its fair share of attractions. Here, you can indulge in local cuisine, explore the waters, and visit maritime museums. So what are you waiting for? Plan that itinerary and check out our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Fall River, Massachusetts.

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