Places to Eat
Wonderful lobster boil that included corn on the cob, mussels, clams and potatoes and started with clam chowder.
Spiced Pear at The Chanler
Romantic and great service. We had the best lamb loin ever and the watermelon salad was superb.
It is the oldest tavern in the U.S. Try the lobster omelet; it’s fabulous.
Forty One North
Great view of marina. Wonderful food, service and beautiful inside and outside dining rooms. A perfect place to watch the sunset.
Things to Do
Explore the famous Gilded Age Mansions
The three top mansions to visit are:
The amazing Marble House
Created by Alva Vanderbilt and Richard Morris Hunt, inspired by the Petit Trianon at Versailles. It contains 500,000 cubic feet of marble
Built by Tessie Oelriches as a party house. The first Great Gatsby movie was filmed here.
The most palatial of all the mansions. It’s a 70 room summer estate built for Cornelius Vanderbilt II.
The International Tennis Hall of Fame
Showcases the history of tennis and it's greatest champions.
Take the Cliff Walk
A 3 1/2 mile path that runs along the coast and where you can get a glimpse of some of the Bellevue mansions
Enjoy a boat ride on the Rum Runner II
Cruise Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay on the restored 1929 Rum Runner II during the day or at sunset. It is a fabulous cruise.