A Visit to the Touro Synagogue

Touro Synagogue in Newport, Rhode IslandGiven Newport’s deep and storied history, most notably as the summer home for America’s wealthiest families during the Gilded Age, it should come as no surprise that Newport is a deeply historic town.  Many of Newport’s historic landmarks have been thoughtfully preserved for generations to come. The Touro Synagogue is one such place to add to your list for the next time you’re in Newport.  This spring, take a step back in time and journey into Newport’s history with us. Begin your stay at the beautifully renovated Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast.  Our Victorian Manor House was originally built in 1876, and has since been authentically restored to its original condition.  Our award-winning Inn, now rated as TripAdvisor’s #1 Bed and Breakfast in Newport, is the perfect place for history lovers to stay when in Newport!  Book your room today. Continue reading

Tour Restored Belcourt of Newport Mansion

Belcourt of Newport

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Newport has been many things to many people over the years, but most famously, it was the summer playground for many of America’s wealthiest and most prominent families during the Gilded Age. A poignant reminder of this period of American history are the mansions that are visited by droves of tourists each year. Newport’s historic mansions are easily considered to be the top attraction in Newport. There’s another, perhaps lesser known, but still just as beautiful, historic home worth touring the next time you’re in Newport. Belcourt of Newport, which in recent years underwent dramatic restorations, is a beautiful reminder of Newport’s storied history.  Book your room at our Newport Bed and Breakfast today, and step back in time to one of America’s most opulent periods of history in Newport. Continue reading

The Top Events to See in Newport in 2018

Top Events in Newport, Rhode IslandNewport is truly a four season destination, with plenty to see and do no matter the time of year. Dating back to America’s Gilded Age, Newport has long been a popular vacation destination. In light of Newport’s popularity, many of the town’s most popular events require a little advanced planning to ensure you have both tickets and a place to stay. To that end, we’ve put together a guide to some of the top reasons to visit Newport in 2018, in hopes of helping you make the most of your time in our charming and historic City by the Sea.  There are no finer accommodations in Newport than the Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast, currently ranked Newport’s #1 Bed and Breakfast on TripAdvisor.  Book your room today, and make 2018 a year to remember.

Top Events in Newport in 2018

It’s not hard to find inspiration to visit the town of Newport. Between the unparalleled ocean views, luxurious accommodations and exciting events and attractions, our seaside city has a lot going for it. As with most great destinations around the world, Newport has a full calendar of events, many of which bring repeat guests to our town year after year. We’ve compiled a list of the best reasons to visit Newport in 2018.  Make sure to mark your calendars!

These fantastic events are just a small part of the fun to be had in Newport in 2018.  There are so many other wonderful attractions in the area, including the Newport Art Museum, the Cliff Walk, the stunning Newport Mansions, regional wineries, lighthouses, state and local parks, and so much more.  However you choose to spend your time in Newport, we’re here to help.  But first, start making those plans for these popular Newport events, and make your reservations at the elegant Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast today!

Get Romantic at Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast

Romantic Things to do in Newport, Rhode islandDo you find yourself dreaming of a relaxing and romantic getaway, to help pass the time during these cold winter months? Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, so we can think of no better time to plan some time away, just the two of you.  We have the perfect place in mind for you, too.  Our Bed and Breakfast, located just steps off Newport’s Cliff Walk, is Newport’s top choice for romantic lodging.  Let us do all the work for you, so you can spend your time relaxing and focusing on each other.  Romance is our business, and no one does it better.  Book a romantic getaway with us this winter, and enjoy a luxurious stay at Newport’s #1 ranked Bed and Breakfast on TripAdvisor. Continue reading

Pamper Yourself With a Getaway to Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast

Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast Getaway in Newport, Rhode IslandNow that the holidays are over, many of us are looking for small ways to indulge in the simpler things in life; things like rest and relaxation. For many, getaways at this time of year involve warmth and sun.  However, we think there are plenty of great things to do during the winter in this historic New England town.  With its natural beauty comes a town full of interesting places to explore, a variety of shops to browse, and a top-notch restaurant scene fit for any foodie. We can think of no better place to spend a few restorative days than the Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast.  Book your getaway to Newport today! Continue reading