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 Pet Friendly Bed & Breakfast

Explore New Bedford’s seafaring past and present — its authentic, still-working fishing fleet at the waterfront, and the cobbled streets of the Whaling National Historical Park.

Visit the Whaling Museum, New Bedford Art Museum, Fire Museum, Seaman’s Bethel (the chapel in Moby Dick), the Frederick Douglass Memorial, the schooner Ernestina, the Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum, dramatic Fort Taber Park on Clark’s Point overlooking Buzzard’s Bay.

Enjoy a walking tour of historic houses. Check out the new art scene downtown. Follow the Underground Railroad walking tour. Shop for antiques — lots of great stuff still available!

Taste locally-caught seafood — freshness redefined!  Savor zesty Portuguese cuisine.

Day trip to Boston (70 min.) or Cape Cod (30 min.) Plymouth, Providence, and Newport are all 45 minutes away.

Take the ferry to Martha’s Vineyard or Cuttyhunk. (Dogs welcome aboard.)

Admire the architecture and enjoy (dog-friendly) West Island Beach in nearby Fairhaven. Discover the unspoiled villages of the “SouthCoast.”

Play with your dog on Gooseberry Island, our favorite off-leash beach in New England. Good beachcombing, too!