The Newport Harbor Hotel & Marina, RI, is located at 49 America's Cup Avenue on the eastern coast of Aquidneck Island, where this southern New England resort town is found. It is on the Narragansett Bay only 27 miles from Providence and roughly 60 miles from Boston.
The recently renovated hotel has 133 Guest Rooms with views onto Newport Harbor on one side or Queen Anne Square on the other. Room amenities include marble bathroom floors and features as well as two kimono style bath robes per room.
Heating and air conditioning are individually controlled. There is a complimentary high speed connection to internet, a movie system, work desk and two complimentary water bottles daily.
There is paid parking on site with a limit of one car to a room during the busy season.
Regular Check In begins at 4:00 PM and Check Out time is expected for 11:00 AM on the day of departure.
The Newport Harbor Hotel & Marina, RI is home to the 12 meter America's Cup restored yachts, which are available for chartering for large groups as well as for short sunset sails of two hours for individuals and couples. This marina has 60 slips for visitors. 30, 50 and 100 amp electrical hook ups for sea craft are available for additional charges.
The hotel has an indoor heated pool and a sundeck that overlooks the harbor. There are separate women's and men's saunas.
Pier 49 Seafood and Spirits Harborside Restaurant provides the hotel culinary offering. It serves traditional New England fare and is accompanied with jazz music on Friday and Saturday evenings. There is outdoor dining when weather permits.
There are special packages that include overnight discount rates for groups of 10 to 100 people holding meetings or conferences at the Newport. All meeting rooms have high speed internet access and the staff can meet audio/visual equipment requirements for events. Events of up to 200 people can be accommodated.
Gift certificates are available from the Newport Harbor Hotel & Marina, RI. This is the only full service hotel in Newport that also runs a marina.
The hotel is under 15 minutes drive from several golf courses. It is also located near the winding Ocean Drive or Ten Mile Drive, a winding route that leads past numerous local sights including several of the Gilded Age Mansions constructed in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries.
While staying here it is a short trip to visit anyone of these mansions, many of which are restored and open to the public as museums.
The hotel is also a short distance from the International Tennis Hall of Fame where, for a fee, hotel guests can reserve a chance to play on one of the 13 grass courts where the US Open was first played in the 19th Century.