Enjoy the Best of Newport This Winter!

For most visitors, winter in Newport, RI is a distant thought. This charming seaside town is much more of a summer destination – and as beautiful as summer is, there’s something special about Newport RI in winter. Perhaps it’s that there are far fewer crowds to contend with, or there’s something about the way a light dusting of snow can transform this charming town into a veritable winter wonderland. Better still are the Newport, RI mansions all dressed up in the splendor of the season. 

Whatever your reason for visiting Newport RI in winter, we’d love to be a part of it at our Newport RI Bed and Breakfast. You’ll find that there are plenty of things to do in Newport, RI, including touring the mansions, enjoying the dramatic coastal scenery on the Cliff Walk, shopping your way through downtown Newport, enjoying great art and history and local museums, and of course, enjoying the enticing array of restaurants in Newport, RI

Whether you’re seeking specific activities or just looking for a fun and romantic place to unplug this winter, leave yourself plenty of time to soak up the quiet tranquility of our seaside town this winter. We’re conveniently located near downtown Newport and many of the area’s top attractions, but we also offer a delightful place to curl up and relax with your sweetheart. Experience the best of Newport RI in winter, and book your room at our top-rated Newport RI Bed and Breakfast today! 

Castle Hill Lighthouse near our Newport RI Bed and Breakfast - a beautiful thing to see in Newport RI in winter

Getaway to Newport RI in Winter

Though it can get pretty cold and blustery in Newport RI in winter, it doesn’t keep us from enjoying a fantastic season in this beautiful town. The glitz and glamour of the famed Newport, RI Mansions are a draw for visitors year-round, but if that’s all you experience of our seaside destination, you’re missing out!

There are far more things to do in Newport RI in winter – you may just need a few extra layers to keep you comfortable and having fun. If you pack those extra layers and still don’t feel like braving winter’s harsh elements, you’re in luck! There are just as many things to do in Newport, RI in winter inside as there are out. Below, we’ve listed a few of our favorite ways to enjoy Newport RI in winter, with a few options for everyone. 

  1. There’s no doubt about it – one of the best things to do in Newport RI in winter is visiting the mansions. Many of the Mansions in Newport are open year-round, and in the winter, they all get dressed up for the holidays in what is an unforgettable display. 
  2. If you’re up for chilly adventures that may require an extra layer or two, we have just the thing! No matter the season, walking along Newport’s Cliff Walk is a top-rated activity! The scenery along this rugged stretch of coastline is just as beautiful in winter, and you’ll find far fewer people braving the elements at this time of year. Stay warm and dry and enjoy these same views on the 10-mile scenic Ocean Drive.
  3. If you want to stay warm and dry in Newport RI in winter, consider visiting some local museums or attractions! Top-rated choices include the fabulous Newport Art Museum and the International Tennis Hall of Fame. Of course, don’t forget to play a round or two of Tennis at the latter. 
  4. After a morning of adventure, round out your afternoon with a visit to the top wineries and breweries in downtown Newport. It’s one of the best ways to spend an after in Newport RI in winter. 
  5. With fewer crowds visiting Newport RI in winter, it’s a great time to try the town’s most coveted restaurants. You may also want to consider the Newport Winter Foodies Stroll for a little added fun. 
  6. Finally, treat yourself in Newport RI in winter. There’s no better season for some pampered indulgence and self-care, and there’s no better place to do it than one of the many excellent spas in downtown Newport. One of our favorites is The Bodhi Spa.
A guest room at our top-rated Newport, RI Bed and Breakfast, a great place to enjoy the best of Newport RI in winter

Stay at the Best Newport RI Bed and Breakfast

Whether before or after the busy holiday season, this is the perfect year to experience the best of Newport RI in winter. It’s truly a beautiful, festive, and equally relaxing place to be. Round out your trip with plenty of time to unplug at our top-rated Newport RI Bed and Breakfast. We’re located in the heart of downtown Newport and offer the perfect alternative to larger and less personal hotels. 

Our Newport RI Bed and Breakfast features just five guest rooms. Throughout our Inn, you’ll enjoy plenty of historic character and charm, but you can rest easy knowing you’ll enjoy all the modern amenities you crave right along with the creature comforts from home that a cozy Inn like ours provides. Just a few amenities you can expect include luxury linens, whirlpool spas – perfect for warming up after chilling adventures in Newport RI in winter – private decks, and so much more. 

In the morning, you’ll awaken to the aromas of a freshly prepared breakfast – one of the best parts of the day at our Newport RI Bed and Breakfast! Breakfast is traditionally served in our dining room, but we also offer an intimate breakfast in bed if desired for those more relaxed mornings. It may be simple, but a fresh breakfast made just for you is one of the simplest and most enjoyable pleasures in life, and it’s one of our favorite parts of the day here at our Newport RI Bed and Breakfast. 

Experience the best of Newport RI in winter this year – and do it at the top-rated choice for lodging. Book your room at our Newport RI Bed and Breakfast today! 

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