Booking a Hotel in Newport, RI

Newport Rhode Island was once the playground of summertime to America's richest families. No matter what time of year you visit Newport has remained a popular vacation destination. Learn about Newport's history by taking a tour or visiting a museum. For instance, visit the famous mansion, the breakers, for a detailed tour. Built in 1893, the Breakers is a 70 room Italian Renaissance- style palazzo inspired by the 16th-century palaces of Turin and Genoa. Boston architect Ogden Codman then decorated the family quarters in the house. Although there is a lot of history in Newport, it also has a very contemporary side. Fantastic hip restaurants and unique shops help keep up the modern feel. Head on over to Bowen's Wharf which is known as the anchor of the Newport waterfront. Bowen's Wharf is one of the finest natural harbors in New England. Walk the harbor while enjoying all of Newport's natural beauty.

Top Things to Do in Newport, RI

  • Bellevue Avenue
  • Bowen's Wharf
  • Brenton Point State Park
  • Marble House
  • Ocean Drive
  • Rosecliff
  • The Breakers
  • The Elms
  • Touro Synagogue

Colleges & Universities Near Newport, RI

  • Newport County Campus - Community College of Rhode Island
  • Salve Regina University

Historical Sites Near Newport, RI

  • Cliff Walk
  • Fort Adams State Park
  • Rough Point

Hospitals Near Newport, RI

  • Newport Hospital

Airports Near Newport, RI

  • Newport State Airport

Military Bases Near Newport, RI

  • US Coast Guard
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