Book your room at Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel
Historic Masonic temple reborn as stylish downtown hotel
Across from capitol
Formerly a 1920s Masonic temple, this downtown Providence hotel is across from the magnificent Rhode Island State House, 1 block from the WaterFire river sculptures, and a half-mile from historic Benefit Street.
Dining and nightlife
The smoke-free Renaissance Providence Hotel is home to the Temple Downtown restaurant, serving American bistro fare with an accent on New England favorites. The lounge is one of the city's liveliest nightspots.
Decorated in rich, bold colors, guestrooms feature premium bedding, wireless and wired high-speed Internet access, and cable TV with HBO. Connectivity panels link guests' electronic devices.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel
Set in the heart of New England, the Renaissance Providence Hotel is a stately building in Rhode Island's capital. Built in 1929, this historic neo-Classical hotel was originally a Masonic Temple; its restoration was one of the largest projects in the state's history. The building commemorates the heritage of the area while also involving the vibrant artistic community that surrounds it today.
The Temple Downtown Restaurant and Lounge serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner; room service is available 24 hours a day.
A business center is on site; services available at the hotel include computer and cell phone rental, event catering, and dry cleaning. Meeting space and audiovisual equipment are available for large and small groups. Fitness equipment is available.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare
- Number of floors - 9
- Year Built 1929
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Coffee shop or café
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Express check-in
- Fireplace in lobby
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Health club
- One meeting room
- Luggage storage
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 272
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 10.95 USD per day ), Wired internet access ( 10.95 USD per day )
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary newspaper
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Designer toiletries
- Free local calls
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Private bathroom
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Separate sitting area
- Shower/tub combination
- Turndown service
- Room service (24 hours)
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
- Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Temple Downtown Restaurant and Lounge - Stylish restaurant with Masonic iconography. Menu blends bistro and brassiere styles. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Downhill skiing nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible path of travel
- Braille or raised signage
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Breakfast fee: USD 10 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 10.95 per day (rates may vary)
- Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 10.95 per day (rates may vary)
- Self parking fee: USD 28 per day
- Valet parking fee: USD 28 per day