Local Attractions

Situated at the entrance to picturesque Cape Cod, New Bedford Regional Airport is an international (Landing Rights) airport centrally located on Massachusetts's SouthCoast.

The quaintness of local towns and the old New Bedford central downtown with it's historic buildings and cobblestone roards makes New Bedford an excellent place to come and spend a nice quiet weekend. For suggestions on where to stay while you're in the area click here.

One of the richest fishing ports in the nation; New Bedford is continuing a tradition that dates back to the whaling days of Herman Melville's Moby Dick. This historic city, with grand architecture and sweeping views of Buzzards Bay, is revitalizing its downtown and becoming a Mecca for local artists.

Whether you are a history buff, shopping for antiques, hunting for bargains at the factory outlets, or just looking to get away to the New England seashore, New Bedford is right in the middle of the action. For other places to visit, click here.


Dartmouth Marriott Residence Inn:
(508) 984-5858

Fairfield Inn and Suites:
(774) 634-2000
Airport shuttle available in addition to a discounted price!

Hampton Inn Fairhaven:
(508) 990-8500
If you decide to make your own reservation,
make sure you let Colonial Air know upon
checking in, for an even greater price.

Best Western Dartmouth:
(508) 717-0455

Hampton Inn Westport:
(508) 675-8500

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New Bedford Whaling Museum

New Bedford Tourism

Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden
- (508) 997-1401

New Bedford Art Museum
- (508) 961-3072

New Bedford Antiques Co-op
- 260 Dealers, 1 Acre on one floor
- (508) 993-7600

Battleship Cove - Fall River

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