15 Perfect Rhode Island Getaways!

There isn’t quite a more beautiful place to get away from it all than in quaint Rhode Island. Everything within the Ocean State is within an hour drive, so it’s easier than ever to escape to the other side of the state and find your perfect getaway! Beautiful hotels, resorts and inns are sprinkled across the state to make your stay perfect. 

1. Cliffside Inn, Newport, RI

While this bed and breakfast is a bit more on the upscale side, you’ll feel like you are treated like royalty at this beautiful inn. Guests are greeted with gas fireplaces in their room and each room is decorated with antiques detailing the lives of the old family who lived there. Enjoy a huge breakfast in the morning, always accompanied by impeccable service.

2. The Chanler at Cliff Walk, Newport, RI

Whether you are visiting Newport during the summer or holiday season, the Chanler will always welcome you with its incredible staff and beautiful views. This location is at the start of the cliff walk, one of Newport’s most famous landmarks, and overlooks the beach, too. Guests love the cookies that await them in their room and the personal note that accompanies them.

3. Block Island, RI

Not in the mood to rent out a suite in an inn and would rather just go on a day trip? Try Block Island! Enjoy hanging at the beach in the morning, going on a bike ride around the island in the afternoon, and finishing your tour up by taking a sunset sail on the harbor. With 17 miles of pristine beaches, you won’t be short of beauty on this island. 

4. Wyndham Inn on Long Wharf, Newport, RI

This inn looks right over the wharf. Peer a little closer and you’ll even spot the fisherman’s pier, always active with fishermen going back and forth, carrying sacks of lobsters and seafood. Inside, you’ll love the spacious bathroom with its whirlpool tub and the beautiful oak doors.

5. Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, Newport, RI

This property seems incredibly impressive from the moment that you pull up to the white-columned façade. It’s at a great location near the renowned Memorial Boulevard. Enjoy a glass of wine up on the rooftop deck or cook complete meals in the full kitchens inside their rooms.

6. Ocean House, Westerly, RI

Step outside the doors of your hotel room and you can take a walk on the beach, bask in the sun, or spread out on the sand and read a book in the shade. All of this awaits and more at your luxurious stay at the Ocean House. Grab dinner there, too—you can’t go wrong!

7. Newport, RI

Newport is a great place for a day trip, even if you’re not staying at one of their luxurious hotel and spas. Hang out at the beach, go sailing, or tour some of their notable mansions along the cliffs.

8. Atlantic Beach Casino Resort, Westerly, RI

With private balconies, a great beach location, and an awesome poolside setting, you’ll enjoy this more budget-friendly option that still allows you to have a good time on the ocean! Wake up to the waves crashing along the beach—you’ll feel more relaxed than ever.

9. Newport Beach Hotel and Suites, Newport, RI

There isn’t much more relaxing than waking up in a historic building, the sun slanting through the windows, and hanging out near the beach! Spend your time in their indoor pool no matter the weather, or their outdoor roof deck complete with hot tub during the warmer months. 

10. Castle Hill Inn, Newport, RI

This fairytale Newport setting is perfectly picturesque—it’s no wonder it’s booked so often for weddings. The food, the setting, the incredible lighthouse—wow! Stay in the main building or in a beach cottage just four minutes from the main lobby. Don’t forget to head to their restaurant for a great dinner looking over Narragansett Bay.

11. Weekapaug Inn, Westerly, RI

Just 50 minutes from Providence, hang out at this perfect retreat that is open year-round with wonderful views of the ocean as well as Block Island. Lounge in your own personal suite, each equipped with a vintage piece from the inn’s original structure, or in the Bathhouse where you can get cozy in a tower and settle in on a chaise-lounge.

12. Wellington Resort, Newport, RI

With pools that overlook the ocean, you’ll love these condos and rooms! This is a great location for families, as the rooms are very large and the outdoor grounds are complete with a BBQ pit and a viewpoint ramp.

13. Hotel Providence, Providence, RI

Would you rather explore a new city than head to the ocean? Then Hotel Providence is the perfect getaway for you to come back to after a day of exploring the Creative Capital! The neighborhood is fun and the service is kind. It’s a true boutique hotel with an Art Deco vibe.

14. Vanderbilt Grace, Newport, RI

You can’t go wrong with a hotel named after the Vanderbilts. It’s a beautiful location with a historic vibe and packed with luxury. Right in the center of Newport, you’ll enjoy how easy it is getting to some of Newport’s best spots.

15. 1661 Inn, Block Island, RI

Come here for the gorgeous lodging and stay for the buffet brunch! Enjoy delicious smoked fish, eggs, sausage and bacon while lounging out in the sun. If it’s warm, head out to the expansive lawn and lounge about in one of their chairs, or head inside during the day and appreciate some of the hotel’s fine service.

Rhode Island Search
Best Things To Do Near You
Best Things To Do Near You
Best Places To Go Near You
Best Places To Go Near You
76 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI
About the Museum: The Newport Art Museum collects, preserves, exhibits and interprets historic and contemporary visual arts of the highest quality ... Read More
1 Colt Drive, Bristol, RI
About Us: Coggeshall Farm Museum is a living history farm set on 48 acres in Bristol, Rhode Island.  The museum depicts Bristol's agrarian li... Read More
28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, RI
Built in 1926, The Stadium Theatre is one of the few remaining examples of the majestic Vaudeville Theatre era still in operation today. Since bein... Read More
115 Strathmore Street, Narragansett, RI
MissionSouth County Museum illustrates our past, which gives meaning to our present and illuminates our path to the future.VisionSouth County Museu... Read More
1058 Kingstown Road Suite 5, Peace Dale, RI
Founded in 1892, South County's oldest museum houses more than 15,000 archaeological and ethnological objects from around the world. Changing exhib... Read More
449 Thames Street, Newport, RI
The Museum of Yachting is dedicated to preserving the culture and heritage of yachting by fostering education and enjoyment of its traditions and h... Read More
224 Benefit Street, Providence, RI
Our Mission and HistoryThe RISD Museum acquires, preserves, exhibits, and interprets works of art and design representing diverse cultures from anc... Read More
1245 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, RI
Our Mission The Gamm Theatre is proud to tell stories that entertain, provoke, and engage seriously with the most important issues of our time. The... Read More
201 Washington Street, Providence, RI
Since its founding in 1963, Trinity Repertory Company has been one of the most respected regional theaters in the country. Featuring one of the las... Read More
270 Broadway, Providence, RI
About The Columbus Theatre:The Columbus Theatre was designed by architect Oreste DiSaia and built by realtor Domenic Annotti in 1926. The Theatre o... Read More
1000 Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
Mission : Roger Williams Park Zoo strives to engage guests in an extraordinary and unique educational experience to improve their understanding of ... Read More
328 Atlantic Avenue, Westerly, RI
The beach was never this exciting! Make a splash this summer at our 35 foot high Giant Waterslides and our 50 foot high Super Speed Slides. There i... Read More
1003 Waterman Avenue, East Providence, RI
A Grand Opening was held on Saturday, October 8, 2005 to invite the Cape Verdean community and others to come and view the location space and to ce... Read More
251 Benefit Street, Providence, RI
Mission Statement: The Providence Athenaeum, founded in 1753 as a member-supported library, will provide a collection of books, other materials and... Read More
194 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI
About Us The International Tennis Hall of Fame Museum, housed in the historic Newport Casino, is an uncommon example of sporting excellence.  T... Read More
Show More
Select a Rhode Island town to find
the Best Things-To-Do and Places To Go around you