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.
Guest Room - Weekapaug Inn - Westerly, RI
Weekapaug Inn

25 Spray Rock Road Westerly, RI, 02891 Phone: 877-394-8902

Classic inn provides romantic setting for couples seeking that perfect getaway

There’s an aura of romance at a seaside resort. At the Weekapaug Inn, it begins with your room or suite, where windows open up to sea breezes and you can sink into luxurious bedding. Carriage House suites have pond and cove views, private entrances and furnished decks with deep soaking tubs. You can plan your day at the private beach, where attendants will set you up under an umbrella. Or, relax poolside with a cocktail. Book a couples massage at the spa at Ocean House, the resort’s sister inn. Dine on fresh coastal cuisine in the intimate setting of The Restaurant, or book private dining in The Pondhouse open-air pavilion. End your day gazing at the stars as they pop out over the water.

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Deck Chairs - Oceancliff I & II - Newport, RI
Oceancliff I & II

65 Ridge Road Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-846-6667 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Cliffside resort a paradise for those seeking relaxation and variety of activities

What could be more romantic than a resort perched on the cliffs surrounding Newport, overlooking sparkling Narragansett Bay? At Oceancliff I & II, you and your significant other will be able to enjoy the view from your private deck or patio. Your room will also include a hot tub, and some have gas fireplaces. Take a dip in the swimming pool or relax on the outdoor deck. Plan your days and nights around the best Newport has to offer, from the city’s shops, galleries and boutiques to the ultra-romantic Cliff Walk that threads between the ocean and those fabulous mansions. Take a harbor dinner cruise, or a sunset sail, visit a lighthouse, dine in style on Thames Street or head to a nearby beach to enjoy some quiet couple time.
Newport Harbor View - Brenton Hotel - Newport, RI
Brenton Hotel

31 America's Cup Avenue Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-849-3100

Experience all the romance this charming city, and picture-perfect hotel, have to offer

Pampering comes natural to the attentive staff at the Brenton Hotel on the scenic harbor in Newport, one of New England’s loveliest seaside cities. That may mean arranging for in-room couples massages, or a private sunset boat cruise, or planning an itinerary that lets you experience all of Newport’s charms, from romantic mansions and walks along the cliffs to relaxing beaches, fun shops and galleries and vibrant cultural venues. Spacious rooms and suites offer spectacular water and city views, and dining at this boutique hotel really seals the deal on your romantic getaway. Enjoy a delightful breakfast, brunch or dinner in the water-view Living Room or savor small plates and signature cocktails on the spectacular Rooftop, with panoramic views.
Balcony View - Mill Street Inn - Newport, RI
Mill Street Inn

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.
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Grand Deluxe Ocean View Room 500x250 - Ocean House Resort - Watch Hill, RI
Ocean House Resort

1 Bluff Avenue Watch Hill, RI, 02891 Phone: Toll-Free: 877-346-9442

Seaside escapes a specialty at this romantic, historic resort by the ocean

Couples seeking special seaside escapes will find that romance is in the sea breezes at the Ocean House, a Forbes five-star resort that sits high atop a bluff with a panoramic view of Block Island Sound. Suites with private terraces overlook the ocean or picturesque village. Add a fireplace and deep-soaking tub, and you have the makings of a perfect getaway. For the ultimate in privacy, rent a cozy beach bungalow. Guests enjoy access to a private white-sand beach with cabana service and an award-winning spa with a special room for couples massages. Dine at COAST or in a private vintage ski gondola at Fondue Village. Take a wine class at the culinary arts center, then toast each other by an evening fire pit.

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Water View from Deck - Wellington Resort - Newport, RI
Wellington Resort

551 Thames Street Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-849-1770 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Romantic resort on the harbor in Newport makes for a grand escape

Everything about the Wellington, in the heart of downtown Newport, suggests romance. There’s the resort’s seven acres of waterfront elegance, with panoramic views of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay from your luxurious room or suite or from the deck surrounding the huge outdoor pool. (Imagine the sunset from your sundeck.) Inside, in-room fireplaces as well as the resort’s sauna, onsite fitness center and indoor heated pool await. Right outside your door is an eclectic mix of boutiques, galleries and specialty shops and a bustling nightlife scene. For dining options, you might choose a night in, cooking in your designer kitchen, or you might choose a restaurant on Thames Street, a foodie’s paradise.
4 Poster Bedroom - The Preserve Club & Residences - Richmond, RI
The Preserve Club and Residences

87 Kingstown Road Richmond, RI, 02898 Phone: 401-539-4653

All of nature’s glory on display at this romantic resort on 3,500 unspoiled acres

An idyllic, luxurious retreat in the middle of acres upon acres of unspoiled nature? Now, that’s a romantic getaway. At The Preserve Club & Residences, stay in a cozy cabin or lodge suite or glamping tent (with elegant interiors) – or a treehouse! – and enjoy the serenity while you plan a day filled with outdoor activities. Go zip lining through the trees or rock climbing, canoe or kayak in crystal-clear waters, play golf on a championship course, hike or bike through fields and forests. Take some time out for a massage at the OH! Spa at The Preserve, a dip in the pool or cocktails on the sundeck. Enjoy French brasserie fare in the Double Barrel Kitchen or a candlelit dinner in one of two magical Maker’s Mark Hobbit Houses.