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Top Newport Historic Hotels

Armistead Cottage
4 out of 5
55 Hunter Ave, Newport, RI
The price is $219 per night
5/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)

"The best part of our stay had to be Romana, the owner. She was communicative and personable and had great advice especially with dining suggestions. This was our first trip to Newport and we couldn’t have had a better time. The breakfasts were delicious and our room and bathroom were pristine. Our ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

Armistead Cottage
Cole's Court Newport
4 out of 5
636 Thames Street, Newport, RI
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Cole's Court Newport
Desireable Coggeshall Ave - 2-bdrm Units - 3rd Floor, Sleeps 4
5/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Fantastic Stay

"Our family of 4 had a fantastic stay for 3 nights (12 and 10 year). The unit is set up well with 2 large bedrooms, a dining area, kitchen and living room. Very comfortable and well maintained unit and building. Steve, the owner, was wonderful, highly responsive and easy to work with. He provided ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2019

Desireable Coggeshall Ave - 2-bdrm Units - 3rd Floor, Sleeps 4
The Chanler at Cliff Walk
4.5 out of 5
117 Memorial Boulevard, Newport, RI
The price is $923 per night
4.9/5Exceptional! (179 reviews)

"The service was above and beyond. The small touches like the candies and noticing how much coffee we drank."…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

The Chanler at Cliff Walk
Samuel Durfee House B&B
3 out of 5
352 Spring Street, Newport, RI
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4.8/5Exceptional! (93 reviews)
Nice little getaway

"Michael and Heather were very welcoming and knowledeable. Great location, just a block away from the center. Breakfast was delicious. I would definitely go back!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2019

Samuel Durfee House B&B
Almondy Inn
3.5 out of 5
25 Pelham Street, Newport, RI
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4.8/5Exceptional! (398 reviews)
All around great place to stay in Newport

"Along with being in a location within walking distance to the docks and great restaurants and shopping, the Almondy had super comfy beds, delicious breakfast, onsite parking and a very accommodating innkeeper! We will be back!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

Almondy Inn
Pelham Court Hotel
3.5 out of 5
14 Pelham Street, Newport, RI
The price is $242 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (709 reviews)
We will be back!

"Beautiful room with a cozy fireplace. Walking distance to the main street with shops and restaurants. Free breakfast, parking and very dog friendly. Plus excellent staff...Shannon was very helpful!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Pelham Court Hotel
William's Grant Inn B&B
3 out of 5
154 High Street, Bristol, RI
The price is $189 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (90 reviews)

"It was a wonderful experience. It was a very short stay that left a lasting impression. At breakfast we felt like we were visiting with old friends."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

William's Grant Inn B&B
Jailhouse Inn
2.5 out of 5
13 Marlborough Street, Newport, RI
The price is $199 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (254 reviews)

"Perfect stay, easy walking distance. Staff was super freindly. Breakfast was a bonus, excellent. Cant beat the price."…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2019

Jailhouse Inn
Forty 1 North
4.5 out of 5
351 Thames Street, Newport, RI
The price is $400 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (275 reviews)

"Staff was amazing from the minute we walked in. They offered to upgrade our roomand made it very special for my husband’s birthday getaway. I couldn’t recommend this hotel more"…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Forty 1 North
The Sea Breeze Inn
2.5 out of 5
147 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI
The price is $235 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (113 reviews)

"Very cleans and the owners are really very friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

The Sea Breeze Inn
Yankee Peddler Inn
3 out of 5
113 Touro Street, Newport, RI
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4.3/5Excellent! (172 reviews)

"Very cute inn. The room was immaculate and the bed was incredibly comfortable. The continental breakfast was great with many options. Will definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019

Yankee Peddler Inn
Newport Marriott
3.5 out of 5
25 America's Cup Ave, Newport, RI
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $319 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (949 reviews)

"Great hotel, I loved the food at this place, everything we ate was delicious and we walked everywhere - definitely recommend Newport Marriot"…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Newport Marriott
Americas Cup Inn
2.5 out of 5
6 Mary St, Newport, RI
The price is $169 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (929 reviews)

"Perfect location. Walking distance to everything. The room itself was nice - had an updated bathroom"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Americas Cup Inn
Cleveland House
2 out of 5
27 Clarke Street, Newport, RI
The price is $189 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (174 reviews)

"Owners are super nice, they gave me an option of picking one of the two rooms available. Rooms were very clean and breakfast that they serve is simple yet super tasty. We would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Cleveland House
Newport Beach Hotel & Suites
3.5 out of 5
1 Wave Avenue, Middletown, RI
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $209 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (984 reviews)
Great location.

"Location was great. Right across the street from the beach. Cliff walk is right down the road. Would definitely recommend."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Newport Beach Hotel & Suites
Hotel Viking
4 out of 5
1 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $219 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,307 reviews)

"Very pleasant experience. Will definitely go back."…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

Hotel Viking
Admiral Farragut Inn
3.5 out of 5
31 Clarke Street, Newport, RI
The price is $169 per night
3.8/5Good! (91 reviews)

"Rick is a great proprietor and the stay was more pleasing than expected."…"

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

Admiral Farragut Inn
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About Newport Historic Hotels

When you go on a Newport trip out of town, it is easy to decide on a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You know that your rooms will have all the necessary amenities. However, staying in an in a more distinctive hotel can elevate your holiday. Staying in a Newport historic hotel still gives you a well-appointed room that is also teeming with character. Furthermore, it affords you the chance to surround yourself in Newport's history.

Grab Your Place in History

When you pass through the doors of your Newport hotel, you'll be transported back in time. With their vintage charm and mesmerizing histories, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their contemporary counterparts. While these lodgings are historic, they have most of the up-to-date amenities that help you keep in touch or relax during your trip. You will notice your room outfitted with a comfortable bed, and just about everything you'll need for a wonderful stay.

After you've spent time admiring the hotel property, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich area by touring the famed landmarks and museums. If you love history, then you picked the right place. Newport has 23 historical sites and buildings nearby. After visiting places like Isaac Bell Jr. House, Wanton--Lyman--Hazard House, and The Breakers you'll be able to pen your own history book on Newport. If you have time, then add in a visit to Marble House. Looking for more things to do in Newport? You can read what fellow guests thought were worth exploring in Expedia's comment section. You'll find 6754 tips in our comment section on more things to do, great places to eat, and what they liked most during their getaway.

Book a Newport Historic Hotel Today!

Newport has 342 vintage hotels that exude the feel and look of another era. Some of these hotels are where respected poets may have stayed. You're certain to land an accommodation possessing all the in-room amenities as well as the charm you wish for. Take advantage of the great Newport deals here at Expedia, and make your visit one to remember with a stay in a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Newport?
Those in search of a tour of historical sites should consider a trip to Newport. And while you’re here, you can visit the bustling port and popular beaches. You can also relish a trip to the top-notch restaurants.
What's the best place to stay in Newport to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Cole’s Court Newport is a top 4-star condo for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free WiFi and free parking. Newport Mansions is a short walk away. Other choices to soak up the local history include Hotel Viking and Jailhouse Inn.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in Newport?
In Newport, there are 338 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 73 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Newport?
Newport is notable for landmarks like Newport Mansions, Fort Adams State Park, and The Breakers. Cultural venues include International Tennis Hall of Fame and Museum, Newport Playhouse, and Rough Point. Other popular sights include Thames Street and Easton’s Beach.
What is a historic hotel like in Newport?
When you choose a historic hotel, you’ll spend a night or two in a place that has an officially recognized national historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub, or skyscraper can be turned into a historic hotel provided that it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are often found in the public spaces and guestrooms of such hotels in Newport, giving a historical feel.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The physical building and architecture of historic hotels are generally what’s most important. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Newport have modern facilities?
Hotels have the safety features and modern conveniences you might expect, but every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the amenities found at a contemporary hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Newport, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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