Nearby, clients can try a sailboat tour of the harbour. Museums, art galleries, artisan shops and trendy bistros are all available within walking distance in the town. Thames Street in the evening is full with live music, drinks and some charming cafés. Newport is best experienced on foot or from the water via a cruise or water taxi.
This 102-room resort features New England shingle architecture making it a perfect fit among Newport's abundance of historic Colonial homes and 19th-century mansions. It offers spacious and beautifully furnished one-bedroom suites. The resort is a year-round Newport playground. In addition to a lobby are with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe and lift access to the upper floors, facilities available to guests at this air-conditioned family-friendly establishment include a newspaper stand, auditorium and Internet access in public areas. Furthermore, there is also a cellar for storing bicycles and a car park for those arriving by car.
The suites come with kitchenettes and some with fully-equipped kitchens with a fridge/freezer, oven, microwave and tea and coffee making facilities. Some suites have washers and dryers, dining rooms, large bedrooms with plenty of closet and storage space and living rooms with pull-out sofas. All suites offer a spa tub in the master bedroom. Several suites feature impressive decks, large enough for a table and chairs. In addition to a private bathroom with a shower, bathtub and hairdryer, further standard features of accommodation units include a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, radio, hi-fi and Internet access, as well as an iron and ironing board, king-size bed, centrally regulated air conditioning and heating units and a safety deposit box.
The resort's indoor activity area includes a heated indoor/outdoor pool with sun loungers, indoor and outdoor hot tubs and a poolside sauna, as well as its own private, surround-sound movie theatre, 24-hour fitness centre and games room with air hockey, pool tables and arcade games. The daily activities for kids (and adults too) offer limitless fun for the entire family. Guests can also enjoy boating (fees apply), fishing, a cookout at the resort's barbecue pavilion or a walk across the street to the Newport Fisherman's Wharf. Further options include a tanning studio, tennis and golf (fees apply).
The hotel accepts all major credit cards, including American Express, MasterCard and VISA.
How to get there
From T.F. Green State Airport, the hotel is just south of Providence in Warwick (about 42 km away). From the airport, take I-95 South to exit 9 and Route 4 South for about 16 km. When Route 4 joins Route 1, watch for Route 138 for Jamestown and Newport. Continue on Route 138 East across the Jamestown Bridge until the toll booths for the Newport Bridge. Do not cross over this bridge. Instead bear to the right into Jamestown; the resort will appear after 1.5 km on the left.