Whaler Inn and Suites

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
500 Hathaway Rd, New Bedford, MA, 02740, United States of America
2.4 out of 5 rating 398 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 2.4
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Whaler Inn and Suites in New Bedford, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of St. Anthony of Padua Church and Buttonwood Park Zoo. This hotel is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from New Bedford Museum of Glass and 3.3 mi (5.3 km) from Rotch Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum.


Make yourself at home in one of the 113 guestrooms, featuring kitchenettes. Cable television is provided for your entertainment. Housekeeping is provided on request, and both microwaves and refrigerators are available on request.


Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and a ballroom.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Ryans Pub serving guests of Whaler Inn and Suites. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

St. Anthony of Padua Church - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Buttonwood Park Zoo - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
New Bedford Museum of Glass - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Rotch Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
New Bedford Fire Museum - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Acushnet 9/11 Memorial - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
New Bedford Art Museum - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Old Third District Courthouse - 6.4 km / 4 mi
New Bedford Seastreak Ferry Terminal - 6.4 km / 4 mi
New Bedford Whaling National Historic Park - 6.4 km / 4 mi
Seamen's Bethel - 6.4 km / 4 mi
New Bedford Whaling Museum - 6.5 km / 4 mi
Zeiterion Theatre - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Running Brook Vineyard & Winery - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Millicent Library - 8.3 km / 5.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
New Bedford, MA (EWB-New Bedford Regional) - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Providence, RI (PVD-T.F. Green) - 58.1 km / 36.1 mi
Newport, RI (NPT-Newport State) - 43.3 km / 26.9 mi
Plymouth, MA (PYM-Plymouth Municipal) - 47.3 km / 29.4 mi
Vineyard Haven, MA (MVY-Martha's Vineyard) - 95.4 km / 59.3 mi

The preferred airport for Whaler Inn and Suites is New Bedford, MA (EWB-New Bedford Regional).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • Tax ID - C0005132010.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

  • Free WiFi in public areas is limited to 4 hours per day.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per accommodation, per stay

  • Breakage deposit: USD 100.00 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • An in-room refrigerator is available for an additional fee

  • An in-room microwave is available for an additional fee

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Conference space
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Conference center
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • -Vending machine
  • -Free WiFi (limited) duration - per day
  • -Free WiFi (limited) time - 4
  • -Restaurant
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Ballroom
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking