Find just the lodging for a romantic getaway in the Ocean State of RI

Among the top places for a romantic weekend getaway in Rhode Island are historic Newport and the capital city of Providence. A romantic getaway at either city -- or in the oceanfront region of South County, too -- is well-served by hotels, resorts, bed and breakfasts, and cozy little inns. Browse the listings below and find the ideal lodging for a weekend-long romantic getaway to celebrate -- whatever you choose in Rhode Island! Providence is churning through a downtown renaissance, with luxury hotel rooms and lots of theater, music, shopping and dining. Newport is home to the famous Newport mansions.

9 Commerce Drive Middletown, RI, 02842 Phone: 401-849-8000

The romance of the sea and a great city await.

Slip away to this romantic New England seacoast destination central to everything the “city by the sea” has to offer. Settle down with luxury bedding, thick mattresses, cotton-rich linens, and plush pillows with room amenities including flat-screen TVs and free high-speed Internet. Enjoy the fitness center, a whirlpool tub, and indoor and outdoor pools. Then explore the historic colonial era downtown and harbor, relax on spectacular beaches, stroll Cliff Walk, and tour the famous Gilded Age mansions on Bellevue Avenue. Starbucks is here in the Bistro restaurant to help you start your day and you can dine in or stop in for evening cocktails, wine and beer. It’s casual and cozy and the ocean views will take your breath away.

75 Mill Street Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-849-9500 Toll-Free: 800-392-1316

The history of romance continues here

This historic landmark also makes for a very cozy hideaway for two. Maybe it’s the neighborhood or the intimate breakfasts on the patio with breathtaking views. The harbor is nearby as is Thames Street for unmatched waterfront shopping, great food and leisurely strolling. Your suite is bathed in Newport charm with original beams and exposed brick walls. Fall into down feather beds, 300 thread count linens, luxurious marble bathrooms with rainfall and high pressure shower and plush robes. Choose right and you’ll also enjoy a balcony, living room,and gas fireplace. A mini-bar and fridge will provide all the nourishment you might need, while complimentary continental breakfast and afternoon tea can fill in the gaps. Romance deserves a luxurious level of service and hospitality. You’ll find them here.

Sophisticated inns offering unparalleled hospitality & cuisine

Distinctive Inns of New England abound in hospitality, luxurious accommodations and amenities. Individually owned and award-winning B&B’s offer year round packages and specials that invite you to visit several member Inns offering the same personalized service, recreational activities, and delicious cuisine. Slip away to the internationally acclaimed Cliffside Inn in Newport. Located in the heart of Newport’s historic district you’re steps from Cliff Walk in a romantic, serene setting. Rooms and suites offer luxury amenities with the charm of a New England coastal inn. Each features a fireplace, central A/C and a luxurious spa bathroom appointed with the finest Italian linens and bath products. The Inn is consistently ranked among the best-of-the-best romantic Bed and Breakfast destinations.

113 Ocean Road Narragansett, RI, 02882 Phone: 401-783-4704

Come to the sea and let the senses guide you

The ingredients are here for a perfect romantic getaway by the sea. An historic, Victorian style landmark sits at lands end on beautiful Narragansett Bay. A rocking chair filled veranda offers unmatched views and invites hand holding and fresh air kisses. 31 gracious rooms feature hardwood floors, private baths, air conditioning, and some hold unobstructed views of the ocean, private decks and fireplace facades. The on-site restaurant serves seafood and Italian cuisine in season and will cater your wedding, anniversary or special celebration. And a charming seaside village with more than 60 restaurants, shops, and one-of-a kind boutiques nearby is just a leisurely stroll away. Let the many seaside pleasures bring you here to renew your love for each other.

117 Memorial Boulevard Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-847-1300 Toll-Free: 866-793-5664

At The Chanler, Experience Relaxation Among Newport Luxury Hotels

Imagine awakening in a canopied four-poster bed, where the windows offer breathtaking ocean views. Such luxury could be yours with a romantic New England getaway at The Chanler at Cliff Walk, a European-style luxury hotel in Newport. Our property is a historic mansion built in the Gilded Age, overlooking the ocean and within walking distance of the famous Cliff Walk, a romantic trail along the shoreline. Our guestrooms include secluded courtyards, private outdoor hot tubs, Jacuzzis (some with ocean views and room for two), and elegant decor. Have our restaurant team prepare you a picnic lunch for your day at the beach, where our butler will set up your chairs and umbrella. Dine at our Spiced Pear Restaurant, where the menu includes Butter Poached Maine Lobster and Free Range Duck Breast.