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. Continue reading

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. Continue reading

Newport Music Festival Tickets On Sale Now

Newport Music FestivalIf you’re looking for a fun way to getaway and experience Newport Rhode Island this summer, there’s no better place to escape to than the romantic Cliffside Inn.  Newport has long been a summer playground for American’s wealthiest and most prominent families. As a result, Newport’s scenic shores are dotted with beautiful, historic mansions, many of which are visible along Newport’s famed Cliff Walk.  The Cliff Walk, located just steps from our Newport Bed and Breakfast, has been listed as one of the top attractions in all of New England, and provides an unparalleled glimpse into the historic days of Newport’s past. As soon as you’ve made your plans to visit us this summer, make sure you take a look at the schedule for the Newport Music Festival.  Tickets are on sale now, and make for an extraordinary addition to any summer getaway.  Book your room at our Newport Bed and Breakfast today, and come celebrate the warm days of summer with us! Continue reading

Visit the International Tennis Hall of Fame

International Tennis Hall of Fame, NewportI recently attended a fascinating presentation on the history of Rhode Island and the Providence Plantations (our official “state name”).  I was reminded of the great history of this island community; dating back to 1639.  Over the centuries, Newport has been many things to many people; a safe haven for those seeking religious freedom, a thriving port city, the home port for pirates and privateers, an artists’ and musician’s colony, the sailing capital of America, a popular destination for Tennis enthusiasts, and, of course, the summer playground for many of America’s wealthiest and most prominent families during America’s Gilded Age. Just walk around Newport, almost anywhere, and you will discover wonderfully preserved examples of our rich history. Continue reading

Newport’s Cliff Walk Named Top Romantic Destination in New England

Cliff Walk in Newport, Rhode IslandNewport is known around the globe both as a premiere seaside destination, as well as one of the top choices for romantic getaways in New England. Newport’s place among New England’s most romantic destinations was recently confirmed, when NewEngland.com named Newport’s Cliff Walk one of the top 5 most romantic destinations in the region.  The Cliffside Inn, ranked as one of the top inn’s of New England, is just steps from the Cliff Walk.  If you are looking for a romantic getaway, look no further.  Spend some time at one of the most romantic Inns in New England, ideally situated steps away from one of the most romantic destinations in New England.  It doesn’t get much better than that!  Book your room today. Continue reading