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Recent Newport reviews

  • Wonderful Experience!!

    "My husband and I were very fortunate to find this rental in Newport for the entire month of July!! It was ideally situated just minutes to the beach (in one direction) and minutes to downtown (in another direction). We literally walked everywhere and never needed our car. Newport has so much to see and do, and it was unusual for us to be able to do everything on foot. And the apartment was absolutely wonderful!! The furnishings were well-chosen and we immediately felt at "home" during our stay. The bed was very comfortable, the bathroom was the largest I've evern seen, the living room was quite spacious and the kitchen had everything we needed to prepare meals. Communication with the owner of the unit was enjoyable. Also, all of the other residents of this building were friendly and inviting. Needless to say, we were very sad to pack up our belongings and drive away. We will definitely stay here again and I am already counting the days until next summer!! Thanks again for such a superb experience!!!!"
    Guest: Pattea Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 14, 2014
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  • clean and comfortable

    "Great place to stay for sightseeing around Newport. A place to park your car, walking distance to anywhere in Newport, comfortable bed, clean place. Owner is great to work with."
    Guest: sansei Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 1, 2014
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  • Amazing Weekend

    "We rented this house for a girls' weekend at the beginning of June. The owners were extremely helpful and easy to contact. The house was absolutely perfect and the pictures do not do it justice! The living room is very large with ample seating for a large group. The backyard was great for grilling and sitting out, again ample seating for everyone. Great beach/relaxing feeling as soon as you enter the house. It's also a great location, we walked everywhere (beach, town, cliff walk). I would recommend this house and plan to go back at some point! Thank you for a great weekend getaway!"
    Guest: Colleen Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 9, 2014
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  • A perfect retreat

    "What a wonderful 10 days we had in Jamestown! We used the house as a base to attend both the Newport Folk and Jazz Festivals with our adult children and various friends. We left the car in Jamestown and took the ferry to Fort Adams; during the week we toured the Newport mansions, Touro Synagogue, took a walking tour of Colonial Newport, and just hung around the house. The house is really nicely decorated and perfectly set up, with everything we could need right where it would be obvious to find it. Each aspect of the house -- every chair, every bed, the kitchen -- so comfortable. So many great seating areas inside and out. And where better to spend our time than on the deck out back? We had our breakfasts and dinners out there -- barely needed the screens, but were happy to have them in the evening. Plenty of good towels (wow — REALLY plenty!), soft sheets. Lots and lots of dishes and glasses. This was just a total delight from the minute we pulled up and walked in. Thank you for all the thought and taste that went into planning and setting this house up."
    Guest: Culture junkie Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 7, 2014
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Newport Travel Tips

Enjoy Traditional Sporting Activities at Newport

Rhode Island has a very colonial feel about it and Newport is no exception. Majestic buildings, stylish country clubs and classy summer events give testament to the fact that the island is still very much a playground for the wealthy. Lawn tennis, golf, and summer polo tournaments are enjoyed as lavish affairs. Sailing is one of the area's most popular pastimes and Newport is frequently referred to as the sailing capital of the world. On a summer's day, you can see the bay dotted with colorful sails. Boats are available for charter from the local marina and there's no better way to enjoy a lazy summer afternoon with friends than to sip ice-cold drinks as you cruise across the water. In recent years, surfing, kite boarding and paddling have also become popular pastimes.

Best Time of Year to Stay at Newport Vacation Rentals

Primarily a summer destination, many activities center around the beachfront and harbor. There are numerous events and festivals throughout the summer months to keep visitors entertained. Often rentals offer special reduced rates for wintertime. If you're looking for a quiet getaway where you can snuggle up in front of the fireplace and enjoy the ocean views, Newport is a great destination to consider.

Shopping and Sightseeing in Newport

If the ideal vacation includes browsing antique stores and art galleries then you will love exploring the Newport area. Home to many famous artists, stylish paintings are a great souvenir to take home with you. Many galleries also feature excellent photographic exhibits if you have more modern tastes. For outdoor enthusiasts, you can hire bicycles and ride on the island's many paths and quiet roads. Take a casual early morning stroll along the beach or visit one of the state parks and see the historic landmark lighthouses. The Newport Harbor and Yachting Museum reflect the strong yachting traditions of Newport and are interesting to visit.

The area produces some excellent wines. Touring the wine farms, you'll have an opportunity to taste and possibly even meet with the wine-makers. Combine that with sampling some local cuisine in many of the fine local restaurants with seafood delicacies and delicious desserts, and you'll be rolling home if you're not careful.

Getting to and Around Newport

The nearest airport is TF Green International airport in Warwick, just north of Providence. However, because of its location between New York and Boston, many visitors flying in from across the states choose to route via one of the larger city airports and then commute the remaining distance by car, ferry or rail. The main Amtrak line travels via Rhode Island en route to Boston from New York. Stopping at Westerly and Kingston, travelers can then connect onto Newport by bus. In the summer months, there is a regular ferry connection between Newport and Providence. By road the Interstate 95 links Providence to the major east coast cities. Driving time from Boston to Newport is approximately 90 minutes and from New York City lodging about four hours. Regular bus services offer an alternate and affordable way of getting to your Newport accommodation.

Stylish Newport Lodging

Rhode Island is well-known for its elegant architectural style and the colonial mansions add majesty to the coastal landscape. Accommodation rental options range from cozy apartments in the harbor to opulent homes that can accommodate up to 20 people. If you have a large or extended family and like vacationing together, this is the perfect option for you. You'll feel like you have a private boutique hotel all to yourselves. Stylishly furnished and fully equipped, these homes will spoil and pamper you yet still give you the freedom to come and go as you please.

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