Romantic Getaways in Rhode Island

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For such a small state, Rhode Island offers a lot. Thanks to its extensive shoreline on Narragansett Bay in the Atlantic Ocean that runs for 400 miles, Rhode Island’s official nickname became the “Ocean State”. 

Come enjoy the wonderful seaside views while strolling down miles of beautiful beaches or visit the state’s major draw, the city of Newport, and its legendary, breath-taking mansions that will take you on a journey back in time.

Best romantic getaways in Rhode Island

The Break Hotel

Situated in Narraganset, just a stone’s throw away from the ocean is the beautiful The Break Hotel, perfect for a weekend retreat with your partner, serving as a break from the troubles of day-to-day life.

Its rooms come with a flat-screen TV and iPads, a fully furnished bathroom, with the option of choosing a room with a seating area.

This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, a fitness room and an on-site bar with a stunning ocean view.

Castle Hill Inn

Situated right up on the waterfront sits the incredible Castle Hill Inn, a beautiful property that boasts a gorgeous ocean view and lavish accommodations.

Its rooms are elegantly decorated in tune with the inn’s simple yet luxurious outdoor appearance. Each one come with its own equally beautifully decorated modern bathroom.

The inn features an on-site restaurant that specializes in local seafood.

Guests are welcome to use the complimentary bikes and explore the area, as well as participate in a wide array of activities such as hiking or fishing.

Newport Bay Club and Hotel

Located in Newport, just 400m from Touro Synagogue, this luxurious hotel features a bay view, on-site parking, gym and its own business center.  

Rooms come equipped with a TV and DVD player, free WiFi and a coffee machine. Every room has its own private fully equipped bathroom.

The International Tennis Hall of Fame is just 600m away from the hotel.

William's Grant Inn Bed and Breakfast

Just minutes away from Bristol Harbor, this inn is the perfect destination for a romantic weekend getaway with your significant other.

Its rooms are decorated in regional themes and come with a refrigerator, DVD player, free Wi-Fi and private bathroom, equipped with a hairdryer and bathroom robes. The inn also offers daily homemade breakfast.

Guests can explore the area by grabbing a bicycle from the on-site bike rental.

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National Hotel

Just off the coast of Rhode Island, perfectly located on Block Island is the prestigious  National Hotel, just moments away from beaches and local attractions.

Relax at the hotel’s porch, sitting with your loved one,  enjoying the ocean view. Afterward, enjoy a delicious meal in the hotel’s on-site restaurant.

Each room comes pristinely decorated, with vintage furniture to help you and your loved one unwind and travel back to simpler times.

The Shore House

Right on top of Newport Harbor is The Shore House, perfect for a getaway with your partner, just minutes away from a wondrous beach.  

The rooms are decorated in a simplistic modern way that lets the beautiful space speak for itself. Each room has a private bathroom, that sports complimentary robes and an ample walk-in shower.

There is an on-site restaurant that specializes in seafood and Italian cuisine, as well as a wrap-around veranda that offers magnificent views of the surrounding area, perfect for a romantic dinner.

Omni Providence

Located right in the center is Providence, just a few-minute walk from everything you’d expect in the bustling city center.

The rooms all come equipped with a flat-screen TV and free WI-FI and cable access. Modern and ample, some have a view of the State Capitol building.

Guests are welcome to use the indoor pool and the gym. The hotel’s on-site restaurant specializes in seafood and American cuisine.

The Villa Bed and Breakfast

The Villa Bed and Breakfast has it all; an outdoor swimming pool, a beautiful terrace overseeing the property and an on-site bicycle rental.

 Its ample rooms are rustically decorated, contrasting the modern bathrooms that feature large shower areas, as well as a private hot tub, along with beautiful solid wood vanities.

The rooms come equipped with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi and a minibar.

This B&B serves à la carte breakfast daily.

Graduate Providence

Located in downtown Providence, just 1.3km from Brown University and 600m from Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art, is the Graduate Providence, a stunningly modern and quirky hotel, with a unique atmosphere for an intimate and luxurious getaway with your partner.

Its sprawling rooms feature an intricate lounge area and an ample bathing area. The rooms come with a flat-screen TV with cable and free Wi-Fi.

The on-site Poindexter Coffee serves daily breakfast, while Reiner’s Bar and Games Room provides guests with lunch, dinner and drinks.

Hotel Viking

This historic Newport hotel is situated just 1.6km away from the Cliff Walk to the City’s antique mansions and a 6-minute drive to Easton’s Beach.

Its rooms are modern, expertly decorated equipped with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning and a safe. The bathrooms are especially well crafted with a functional flow to their layout.

The hotel sports an indoor pool, on-site fitness center and an on-site spa where guests can enjoy a variety of relaxing treatments.

Artful Lodger

Situated in the middle of Newport Harbor is the Artful Lodger. This B&B has an intimate atmosphere, featuring a cozy porch seating area, perfect for snuggling up with your loved one.

Its unique rooms feature individual décor, in order for guests to have unique yet equally wondrous experience.

All rooms sport a personal bathroom, a flat-screen TV, free WI-FI and cable.

Enjoy a freshly made breakfast that’s served daily with a view of the harbor.

Visit local attractions such as The Elms mansion which is just minutes away from the property.

Bouchard Restaurant & Inn

This incredibly rated boutique-style inn is located in downtown Newport, just steps away from the Harbor and a short walk away from local attractions.

The ample rooms at the Bouchard Inn are modernly decorated, with a seating area for its guests to unwind in. Every room sports a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, and cable.

The Bouchard Restaurant & Inn, as the name suggests, has its own on-site restaurant that specializes in French cuisine, offering an extensive wine list that is sure to impress. Breakfast is complimentary and freshly made every morning.

The Cliffside Inn

This beautiful historic mansion turned inn is situated just a short drive from numerous beaches and local attractions. The wonderful Cliffside Inn is an attraction by itself, with its beautiful sprawling garden and surrounding outdoor area, interesting décor, as well as gorgeous rooms. Enjoy the company of your significant other while sipping on a glass of wine by the fire pit at night, or take a walk through the gardens during the day.

The inn also has a concierge system and offers a continental breakfast.

Hydrangea House Inn

Situated in the close proximity of the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Hydrangea House Inn features air-conditioned rooms equipped with a flat-screen TV and a fireplace, as well as a private bathroom with complimentary bathrobes.

Guests can opt for a suite that comes with a  hot tub, a spa bath, a sitting area and a terrace overlooking the street.

Guests can enjoy the inn’s gourmet breakfast, as well as complimentary wine and cheese that are served daily.  Also, be sure to try the inn’s homemade chocolate chip cookies.

Attwater Hotel

Located in Newport, just a short drive away from Easton’s Beach is the Attwater Hotel.

Its rooms are cozy yet spacious, all come equipped with air conditioning, flat-screen TVs, iPads and a refrigerator. Guests can opt for a suite they wish to have a seating area. Every room has its own private bathroom with its own hairdryer and bathrobes.

The hotel also offers its guests a shared lounge and free on-site parking for ease of access.

Romantic things to do in the Rhode Island

Once you have chosen the perfect hotel for your romantic getaway, let’s find a complementary thing to do in Rhode Island so you can get the most out of your couple’s vacation.

Providence

If your hotel is close to Providence, be sure to visit the charming state’s capital. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Providence smoothly blends the old and the new, with its historic attractions located by some more recent additions.

Take your better half on a date to Roger Williams Park Zoo or enjoy authentic Venetian gondolas on a romantic ride down the Providence and Woonasquatucket river.

Cliff Walk

This scenic 3.5-mile walkway that borders the back lawn of the lavish The Breakers mansion and many other Newport villas is sure to set the mood for you and your significant other.

Thanks to the natural beauty of the rocky shoreline, combined with the architectural wonders of the city’s Gilded Age, the walk remains one of the top attractions in Newport.

The Breakers

Considered the most impressive of Newport’s summer “cottages”, this mansion was built as a symbol of the Vanderbilt family’s social and financial supremacy during the transition from the 19th to the 20th century.

This Italian Renaissance-style palazzo that counts 70 rooms in total is inspired by the architecture of ancient Rome.

Carolyn's Sakonnet Vineyard

Perfect for wine enthusiasts, this charming vineyard, located in the city of Little Compton, offers some award-winning wines along with mouth-watering food.

Take a glass of your favorite wine with you on a vineyard tour through its fertile fields of grapes or enjoy the idyllic scenery while relaxing in the vineyard’s outdoor lawn seating area.

Benefit Street

Benefit Street stretches 1.2 miles on Providence’s East Side and is rich not only in residential but also in institutional and religious architecture.

We can consider this iconic street as an outdoor museum comprising of many treasures that showcase its long history. 

Pause and admire the historic houses of Benefit Street dating from the Colonial and Victorian eras and travel back in time 150-200 years.

 

Narragansett Town Beach

Often regarded as the best surfing beach in New England due to its smooth waves, Narragansett Town Beach features spectacular ocean views. Thanks to its firm sand and lack of seaweed, it has been one of the favorite vacation destinations since the 1800s.

This mile-long beach, located in the center of town, offers ample parking, as well as restrooms, changing rooms and snack bars.

More romantic getaways near Rhode Island

If you want to find more romantic hotels, we recommend these locations below, so you can find the perfect accommodation for your next romantic getaway or vacation.

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