Rhode Island family friendly lodging, hotels, resorts welcome kids
Since Rhode Island is a vacation paradise with lots of outdoor and indoor attractions and entertainments, it follows that RI hotels, motels, and lodgings are family friendly. Accommodations in every price range place children and families close to fun adventures like the Newport and South County beaches, Roger Williams Park and Zoo and the Providence Children’s Museum, and the many warm-weather festivals, from dragon boats in Woonsocket to seafood in Charlestown, that take place throughout the year.
9 Commerce Drive
Middletown, RI, 02842
Bring your family and discover history amidst creature comforts.
This historic seaport is easy to negotiate and full of fun for the whole family with great beaches, Cliff Walk, and the fabulous gilded age mansions along Bellevue Avenue. Tour the downtown area and wharves with shops and great food or take a whale watch cruise out of the harbor. And you’re close to the region’s colleges, universities and private schools. Back at the hotel unwind with ergonomic chairs, luxury bedding, flat-screen TVs, and free high-speed Internet. Get some reps at the fitness center or enjoy a dip in the indoor and outdoor pools and whirlpool tub. The Bistro restaurant offers casual family fare for breakfast and dinner and lots of Starbucks coffee and treats. The water and sunshine beckon.
70 Winnapaug Road
Misquamicut, RI, 02891
In the business of families and their love affair with the beach
Families know families and this cozy beach resort on the southern shore of Rhode Island has been in the same family for 46 years. You’re on your very own piece of private ocean front property near Misquamicut, Westerly and Watch Hill, including a private beach. Enjoy a beach bag filled with fluffy beach towels and parking passes, with umbrellas and chairs available for rent. 55 non-smoking rooms include a mini-refrigerator, some with fireplace, kitchen and hot tub. Suites feature a full living room area, wet bar and ocean views. There’s complimentary continental breakfast and lunch & dinner served at Maria's Suites & Seaside Cafe. The swimming pool, playground, and shuffleboard court invite a little family competition or visit Newport, Block Island and quaint coastal villages.
49 America's Cup Avenue
Newport, RI, 02840
Kids can frolic at nearby parks, gaze at sea life on bay cruises
Located on the waterfront in Queen Ann Square – the very heart of Newport and easy walking (or skipping) distance to fun family place -- the Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina also operates its own 60 slip marina for dock. Families with kids can unwind in restful rooms or burn off some energy in the indoor pool. Family vacations in winter get a boost from outdoor ice skating (with skate rental) and cruises to see winter seal activity. In summer, enjoy exploring Fort Adams and Ballard Park, clamber along the Cliff Walk, and stroll the mansions. Expect to receive a welcome gift and free breakfast for kids! Moms and dads will appreciate great dining at the hotel’s Pier 49 Restaurant, wonderful views from rooms, and pleasant walks and delightful shops on the nearby wharves.
65 Atlantic Avenue
Misquamicut, RI, 02891
An ocean of family fun on the south coast of Rhode Island
It’s “hit the beach” for you and the family at this popular oceanfront resort. Situated on the Atlantic and steps from Misquamicut State Beach, you’re just a ferry ride to Block Island or short drive to the Mystic Aquarium, Watch Hill, water parks, local farms and wineries, golf, great shopping, and movie theaters. All guestrooms have a balcony or patio with an ocean or pool view and feature flat screen cable television, refrigerator, microwave, and free Wi-Fi. There’s a heated outdoor pool and game room for the kids. Sit by the ocean for breakfast, lunch and dinner at The Kitchen restaurant on site. Savor fresh local seafood and traditional American cuisine as you celebrate family time together at this special destination by the sea.
3009 Tower Hill Road
South Kingstown, RI, 02874
Favorite family lodging in family friendly Rhode Island
Stay close to everything in southern RI with Holiday Inn’s quality and service to accommodate you. Discover scenic Narragansett and majestic beaches all along the coast, and Newport with its waterfront and stately mansions. There’s great food, shopping, museums and historic sites, and outdoor recreation that can’t be beat. Choose from 107 non-smoking rooms, including five accessible rooms with accessible parking areas and a welcome to service animals. Each room offers standard and wireless internet plus the comforts and amenities to keep everyone happy. Hop aboard the Block Island Ferry and visit what the Nature Conservancy calls one of the, "Last Great Places" in the Western hemisphere. And visit the beautiful campus of the University of Rhode Island nearby.
One Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI, 02840
Kids Club Starts At Check-in
All kids staying at the Hotel Viking are welcome to be part of our Viking Kids Club. This is a complimentary program offering goodies, local discounts and on-site activities, which is our way of welcoming guests of all ages to our hotel. Entertain the kids for hours in our indoor pool while adults enjoy the option of ordering food and beverage to be delivered so your kids never have to stop having fun. Newport is also an ideal place for families to explore and both while learning about gilded age mansions, art, museums, and sailing, so feel free to get out and explore the City by the Sea!
307 Great Island Road
Narragansett, RI, 02882
A seaside fantasy made real for the whole family
Going coastal and staying by the sea offers a ship load of possibilities. This quaint fishing village of Galilee in the scenic environs of Narragansett delivers on every count. Take in the salt air and ocean views, savor local seafood, local pubs and the local color. There are ferries to Block Island, whale watching cruises, beaches to comb, docks to stroll and shops to browse. The famed Pt. Judith Lighthouse is nearby and so is Newport and the University of Rhode Island. Relax in harbor side and poolside deluxe accommodations with wireless Internet access, an indoor swimming pool plus a spa and wellness facility with sauna. There’s a casual bar, an arcade and game room and breakfast on site daily.