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141 Travelers rated New Bedford highly for Whale Watching and Live Music

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Top Rated Hotels for your New Bedford Vacation

New Bedford Harbor Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection
New Bedford Harbor Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection
3.0 out of 5.0 222 Union St, New Bedford, MA
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (7 reviews)

Great location and friendly helpful staff. Nice breakfast and spent a few nice hours in the onsite bar.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019
Situated in New Bedford, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from New Bedford Art Museum and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Buttonwood Park Zoo. Zeiterion Theatre and Seamen's ...
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott New Bedford
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott New Bedford
2.5 out of 5.0 185 Macarthur Drive, New Bedford, MA
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (15 reviews)

Exceptional breakfast food and drink with a cook/server who is very quality oriented and concerned that every customer gets a tasty and relaxing experience. Also had a dental issue and got a lot of help from the front desk locating a very excellent dentist right before the holiday. Saved our vacation ...

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2019
Situated by the ocean, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Seamen's Bethel and 1.9 mi (3 km) from Buttonwood Park Zoo. New Bedford Whaling Museum and New Bedford ...

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New Bedford Travel Guide

Where is New Bedford?

Nothing puts you in the mood for adventure more than researching your next destination. So, are you ready to learn a thing or two about New Bedford?

This city is approximately 50 miles south of Massachusetts' capital, Boston. New Bedford is also 3 miles west of Fairhaven.

95,000 locals are waiting for you in this corner of Southeast Massachusetts.

Places to Visit in New Bedford

The Buttonwood Park Zoo is worth a little of your time. Put aside at least a couple of hours to take in this significant attraction.

Are you trying to find an activity when it's rainy and cold outside? Take a trip to New Bedford Whaling Museum and spend time indoors exploring the interesting exhibits. Need some more options? Be sure to head to Fort Taber and discover its vital role in the area's past. But there's more! An eye-catching building, Seamen's Bethel is an iconic part of the local landscape. This house of prayer plays a significant role in the religious and social life of the community.

Car Rentals in New Bedford

Awesome adventures are just around the bend with car rentals in New Bedford. Ready to explore the region from the convenience of your own ride?

If you're arriving via New Bedford Regional Airport, you can pretty well pick up a car on the tarmac. You won't need to look far to find Budget and Avis.

Sitting 2 miles from the center of town at 430 Ashley Blvd is Enterprise. Head there and they'll get you cruising around in no time!

Where to stay in New Bedford – Hotel Accommodation

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Want us to make life easier? We suggest the Residence Inn by Marriott New Bedford Dartmouth and Delano Homestead Bed & Breakfast.

Nearest Airports to New Bedford

After you've bid farewell to the airline attendants and picked up your luggage, all you'll have left to do is make your way in to town. The heart of New Bedford is 50 miles away from Logan International Airport (BOS).

Popular Places to Visit Near New Bedford

Go to New Bedford for its unmistakeable culture and style. That said, you also have famed tourist attractions right next door! Tourists from all across the globe flock to the Plymouth Rock. It's easily accessible from Kingston, which is 25 miles away.

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