Visiting New Bedford
Visitors to New Bedford are sure to enjoy the waterfront. Tourists can also enjoy the city's live music, museums, and art. A top sight in the city is Buttonwood Park Zoo.
- There are 2 hotels and other accommodations in New Bedford
- The closest major airport is in New Bedford, MA (EWB-New Bedford Regional) 5 from the city center
- The next closest is in Newport, RI (NPT-Newport State) 31.8 away
Sightseeing and Staying in New Bedford
Cultural venues in the city include New Bedford Art Museum, Judith Klein Art Gallery, and ArtWorks!. Exploring the waterfront is a top activity, and Buttonwood Park Zoo is one place to visit. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Gallery X and Zeiterion Theatre.
As you make plans for a getaway to New Bedford, the perfect accommodation may not be in the heart of the city but you'll find 16 hotels and lodging options locally. Here you'll find some of the places to stay within 5 miles of the city center.
- Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott New Bedford is located in central New Bedford. Guests who stay at this 2.5-star hotel in New Bedford can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and pool.
- New Bedford Inn & Suites is located within 0.3 mi of the city center. Guests who stay at this 2-star hotel in New Bedford can enjoy access to free parking and a conference center, along with cable TV.
Dressing for New Bedford
- Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 51°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 21°F
- From April to June, the average is 80°F during the day and 35°F at night
- July through September sees average temperatures of 83°F during the day and 52°F at night
- In October-December, you can expect 69°F as the daytime average and 23°F as the nighttime average
- Average annual rainfall for New Bedford is 52.01 inches
- July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 81°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 23°F