Walking Tours in Newport

Walking Tours in NewportThere are miles upon miles of pathways and trails in the Newport Area for walking. Whether you want to take a scenic stroll along Newport’s Cliff Walk, discover the history and architecture of this charming coastal down, or relax in nature, you’ll be happy to discover that Newport is a very walkable town. In fact, Newport was actually named one of the best walking cities in the US by Conde Nast Traveler.  Luckily for our guests, there are several great walking tours in Newport. Book a room at our luxury Bed and Breakfast today so you can start plotting out the best routes through our beautiful City by the Sea. (more…)

Fresh Air on the Trails of Newport

Cliff Walk and Trails of NewportThere’s nothing better than taking a deep breath and inhaling the fresh sea air in Newport, Rhode Island.  Newport is a popular summer destination that has been welcoming vacationers for over 375 years. With it’s 400 miles of coastline, Newport was once a prominent Colonial port, and later become a playground for America’s wealthiest families during the height of the Gilded Age.  Here, guests will enjoy unspoiled beaches, miles of scenic trails, and vistas everywhere to enjoy the scenery and fresh air.  Come see for yourself why Newport is one of the top coastal destinations in America.  Book your room at Newport’s Cliffside Inn, a beautiful Victorian Mansion just steps from the famed Newport Cliff Walk. (more…)

Sailing into Summer in Newport

Sailing in Newport, Rhode IslandThere are many wonderful activities to do in Newport during the warm, sunny months of summer.  Take in a traditional Polo match during Newport’s International Polo Series, watch professional Tennis or hit the courts yourself, enjoy the vistas from Newport’s romantic Cliff Walk, tour the magnificent summer homes of America’s wealthy families, or get out on the water and go sailing around Newport’s spectacular harbors. There’s something extraordinary about Newport during the summer, and it’s your turn to discover exactly what that is for yourself.  Book your room at the Cliffside Inn, one of the most romantic Inn’s in all of New England, and sail into summer with us in Newport.   (more…)

The Sport of Polo Alive and Well in Newport

Newport's International Polo Series 2017Have you ever wondered what it was like to live as America’s wealthiest and most famous families from the turn of the century once lived? There’s no better place to get a glimpse into this historic Gilded Age than in Newport, Rhode Island–once a famous summer playground for these same families.  Come to the picturesque shores of Newport, and you’ll find well-preserved historic mansions.  These homes are easily viewed from the popular 3.5 mile Cliff Walk, located just steps from our elegant Bed and Breakfast.  In addition to touring these luxurious summer homes, you’ll also want to enjoy watching some of Newport’s favorite summer pastimes, including the International Polo Series in nearby Portsmouth, Rhode Island.  Book your room at our award-winning Bed and Breakfast today, and experience Newport’s summer playground for yourself. (more…)

Enjoy Tastings at Newport Wineries

Newport Wineries & TastingWith spring in the air, we find that this is a popular time of year to plan those short getaways and longer vacations during the lovely warm-weather months in New England.  Whether you’re looking for a short romantic getaway or a longer relaxing vacation, the Cliffside Inn in Newport, Rhode Island will make your visit to Newport a memorable one. For a change of pace, take a few days this spring or summer, and join us as you discover the ambiance and taste the wines produced by the wineries in our area. The Coastal Wine Trail, which meanders through the heart of the Southeastern New England AVA, offers visitors to Newport an easy way to spend several days sipping some of the finest wines in the region.  Book your room with us today, and let us help you plan your journey to New England’s best coastal wineries. (more…)