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What travelers to Newport News are saying

I had a great time... And the area has so many little shopping areas to walk around
Sylvia M. Jul 1, 2015
It's a very busy area with a lot of history
Robert P. Jun 21, 2015
Didn't have a chance to visit.
Lisa D. Apr 21, 2015

  

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Oysters & opulence in Newport, Rhode Island

The seaside of Newport, Rhode Island, has long been associated with incredible architecture, a laidback environment and wave-sculpted coastal scenery. For more than 250 years, the wealthiest and most influential families on the East Coast of the United States have spent their summers in Newport, which means that today there are countless manors and mansions with storied historical significance. Whether you want to escape the big city, visit museums or just soak up the sun, Newport is a fantastic place to be.


Things to see and do

Newport beaches

Newport is a seaside destination along the Atlantic, and most people visit this particular part of Rhode Island because of the beautiful beaches, many of which are located in protected bays that make swimming more enjoyable. Several of Newport's beaches are found along the appropriately named Ocean Avenue, which runs parallel to the coast.

Some beaches are public, and some are private or reserved for the exclusive use of members. If you're looking for a free beach that is as inviting as it is beautiful, try Eastons Beach or Fort Adams State Beach, both of which offer parking and even dining options right by the water. If you're in the mood to splurge, head to Gooseberry Beach. You'll pay admission for the day, but the price comes with the use of chairs and showers usually reserved for members. For boating, Kings Beach is the best option, as it offers a small ramp for easy access in and out of the water.

Scenery and outdoor adventures

Need a workout to burn off a day of indulgences? Head to Forty Steps, a historical outdoor staircase along the coast. In Newport's golden age, Forty Steps served as the nightly gathering place for the staff who worked in the manors. It is part of the Cliff Walk, a paved pathway that runs nearly four miles along the Atlantic Ocean and offers some of the best views in all of Rhode Island. If you've still got energy to burn, try surfing at Second Beach, scuba diving at the Newport Diving Center, golfing at one of the numerous courses in the area, or fishing on Aquidneck Island.

Historical and cultural attractions in Newport

Newport is home to more colonial buildings than almost any other city in North America. The city was founded as a colony in the late 17th century, and many of the buildings from that time period still stand. If you're a history buff, don't miss the Samuel Whitehorne House Museum or the Naval War College Museum. If architecture is more your scene, be sure to check out some of the magnificent mansions in Newport, including the Astor's Beechwood Mansion, Rosecliff, Belcourt Castle and the Marble House. For a musical performance or new film in a retro setting, the Opera House Movie Theater is a one-of-a-kind venue with fascinating architectural design.


Traveling to and around Newport

If you're driving to Newport, you'll cross one of the three major bridges that lead to the resort town. T.F. Green Airport (PVD), located 45 minutes away, offers some domestic flights, and Newport also has a smaller airport reserved for private aircrafts. Boats arrive into Newport's many marinas, and even cruise ships sail into the harbor. If you're on a budget, an Amtrak train and then a bus connection can be an affordable option. Once you're in Newport, leave the car behind and get around by walking, cycling or riding on one of the historic trolleys.


Where to stay

Many of Newport's hotels sit right beside the water, so you're never too far from boat rentals or oyster bars along the bay. B&B's abound, as do affordable options like the Marriott or the Hyatt Regency. Luxury resorts bear some of the wealthiest names in America, in keeping with the town's, ahem, rich history.


When to visit

Newport goes through all four seasons, so the best time to visit depends on what sort of weather you like best. The weather in May through August is generally hot, humid and sprinkled with occasional rain. Winters are chilly and snowy. Summers are a popular time to visit, which means that Newport's hotels may be busier and potentially more expensive, but it is important to keep in mind that some attractions and even restaurants operate with limited hours during the winter. Overall, Newport's colorful history—from fishermen to Titanic passengers—make the city much more than just another beach town.

Featured Newport News Hotels

From $92

1 Residence Inn Newport News Airport

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

531 St. Johns Road

Hotel has convenient location to Ferguson, Newport News Shipbuilding and Apprentice School, Huntington Ingalls, Highliner Foods, Jefferson Labs, FT. Eustis, Langley AFB and NASA. Patrick Henry...

From $42

2 Days Inn Newport News/Oyster Point at City Center

2 stars
3.1 / 5 89 reviews

11829 Fishing Point Dr

The Days Inn Newport News Oyster Point at City Center makes a budget-friendly option for travelers visiting City Center at Oyster Point, Patrick Henry Mall and other Hampton Roads attractions. The...

great
excellent place to stay close to shopping food n the beach
Dec 10, 2015
From $46

3 Magnuson Hotel and Convention Center at Oyster Point

3 stars
4.1 / 5 174 reviews

1000 Omni Blvd

The Magnuson Hotel and Convention Center at Oyster Point is located 4 blocks from Oyster Point Square Newport News, close to shopping, dining and entertainment venues. Newport News Shopping Center...

OK
The hotel was good for the price. However, the hotel is under new management and it seems that they might not be operating at 100, perhaps 90.
Dec 15, 2015
From $53

4 Jameson Inn and Suites Newport News

2 stars
3.7 / 5 34 reviews

21 Old Oyster Point Road

Save 15% On Your Stay

Jameson Inn and Suites Newport News offers the most value for your money when staying for business- pleasure- or just passing through. We offer clean spacious rooms- free deluxe continental...

Just OK, kind of sketchy clientele
This is a hotel that allows pets and weekly rentals. The indoor pool was nice for the daughter. The free breakfast was great for the 3 of us. The shower was hot with pressure. The bed was...
Nov 30, 2015
From $65

5 Comfort Inn Newport News

2 stars
4.2 / 5 12 reviews

12330 Jefferson Ave.

Located next to Patrick Henry Mall, within walking distance of area restaurants, FREE high speed internet access in all areas of the hotel and guest rooms, FREE Deluxe Continental Breakfast...

Great visit
The hotel is in a terrific location. The staff were very helpful. The breakfast was tasty. We will stay there again.
Nov 11, 2015
From $71

6 Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites NEWPORT NEWS

3 stars
4.2 / 5 26 reviews

943 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.

Stay at the Newport News Holiday Inn® Hotel & Suites. Our award-winning hotel is conveniently located near the Newport News / Williamsburg International Airport and Langley Air Force Base, so...

Pretty good for the price
This hotel is in a great location. It's right off of the highway and down the street from shopping and dining. The people were nice and always smiling. I would stay there again.
Aug 11, 2014
From $122

7 Newport News Marriott at City Center

3 stars
4.3 / 5 7 reviews

740 Town Center Drive

Rate includes breakfast

Discover style with substance at the Newport News Marriott at City Center. Located in the new downtown neighborhood, just steps from great shopping, dining and entertainment, our hotel's spacious...

clean, nice
pool a bit small for swimming laps work out room cramped
Apr 25, 2014
From $82

8 TownePlace Suites by Marriott Newport News Yorktown

2 stars
4.0 / 5 2 reviews

200 Cybernetics Way

The TownePlace Suites Newport News Yorktown, VA hotel is conveniently located in the Kiln Creek Community on the Newport News border of Yorktown, VA. Our hotels easily accessible location off I-64...

From $52

9 Red Roof Inn Yorktown

2 stars
3.8 / 5 5 reviews

4531 George Washington Memorial Highway

The Pet-Friendly Red Roof Inn Yorktown is conveniently close to a number of area attractions, including Yorktown Beach, Colonial Williamsburg, Yorktown Battlefield, Riverwalk and The Mariners...

We had a wonderful time staying here.
The staff was awesome. We have nothing bad to say about our stay at this hotel.
Oct 8, 2015
From $57

At Extended Stay America guests find a friendly home away from home whether they stay a day, a week or a month. Only 7 miles from Fort Eustis; our rates are a great value, often lower than per...

It's cool I guess
It was okay.just smells BAD.I was here on business
Sep 1, 2014
From $87

11 Hampton Inn Newport News-Yorktown

2 stars
4.1 / 5 10 reviews

151 Ottis Street

Free On The House hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

our seaside city delivers big fun...welcome to the Hampton Inn Newport News-Victory Blvd.Look out on the water. From sailboats to container ships, from fishing vessels to aircraft carriers, the...

From $71

12 BEST WESTERN PLUS Newport News Inn & Suites

3 stars
3.7 / 5 66 reviews

500 Operations Drive

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Welcome to BEST WESTERN PLUS Newport News Inn & Suites! Guests who need to be close to Newport News Airport PHF can enjoy an easy commute for those flights when staying at this accommodating...

weekend gateways
The hotel was nice however we found bed bug in the mattress stay away. Save yourself pay extra for a better hotel
Sep 15, 2015
From $87

13 Comfort Suites Newport News Airport

3 stars
4.4 / 5 13 reviews

12570 Jefferson Ave

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Award Winning hotel. All suite hotel located at the Newport News/Williamsburg Int'l Airport. Walking distance to shops and restaurants. Free HSIA, Free Airport Shuttle, FREE deluxe cont'l...

Clean Hotel Except Bed Bugs
Our stay was okay except for the bed bugs in our room. The staff was nice about it moving us to another room. They gave us $3 to do our own laundry (a load of wash was $2 and a load of drying was...
Oct 9, 2015
From $100

14 Staybridge Suites NEWPORT NEWS-YORKTOWN

3 stars
3.7 / 5 7 reviews

401 Commonwealth Drive

Travelers to Newport News, Yorktown, Williamsburg and Virginia Beach are all welcomed at the Newport News / Yorktown VA Staybridge Suites! Whether visiting the Hampton Roads area on corporate ...

Just Ok
Beds were lumpy, bathroom configuration is ackward for sharing with multiple people. Would prefer Hampton Inn but needed the extra room.
Oct 14, 2015
From $87

15 Courtyard by Marriott Newport News Yorktown

3 stars
3.9 / 5 18 reviews

105 Cybernetics Way

Rate includes breakfast

For your visit to the Yorktown/Newport News area of Virginia, choose the Courtyard by Marriott Newport News Yorktown for centrally located hotel accommodations. Less than 10 minutes from the...

Overnighter
The staff at this hotel started the process right, cheerful and professional! The bed was wonderfully comfortable and the room clean and nicely decorated. Will certainly use this hotel again and...
Feb 10, 2015
From $75

16 Candlewood Suites NEWPORT NEWS/YORKTOWN

2 stars
4.0 / 5 5 reviews

329 Commonwealth Drive

Guests Love Yorktown, VA Hotel's Historic LocationSurrounded by rich colonial history and beautiful Virginia scenery, the Candlewood Suites® Newport News / Yorktown hotel is the perfect destination...

From $63

17 Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Newport News South, VA

2 stars
3.6 / 5 20 reviews

1069 J. Clyde Morris Boulevard

Save 15% on your stay

Built in 2005 and recently renovated in 2010, the 100% pet and smoke free, 64 rooms and suites Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Newport News South is Central Hampton Roads most affordable and...

point plaza
in yorktown for baseball tourn. great breakfast in the morning. right off hwy 64. we stay there every time there is a tournament in yorktown.
Mar 16, 2015
From $107

18 Hampton Inn & Suites Newport News-Arpt-Oyster Pt

3 stars
4.1 / 5 7 reviews

12251 Jefferson Avenue

Free On The House hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

The Hampton Inn & Suites Newport News (Oyster Point) hotel in Virginia is the winner of the prestigious Excellence Award and President's Award. This Hampton Inn & Suites hotel is at the...

Couple on the beach
Hotel met my expectations and will stay there again. The staff was friendly and the location excellent.
Jul 29, 2015
From $116

19 Hilton Garden Inn Newport News

3 stars
4.2 / 5 16 reviews

180 Regal Way

Complimentary wired and Wi-Fi Internet Access

The Hilton Garden Inn Newport News hotel in Virginia is located between historic Williamsburg, the Chesapeake Bay and only a short drive from Hampton, Norfolk and Virginia Beach. The Hilton Garden...

Hotel convenience
This hotel was very convenient to many restaurants, the airport, and to University graduation.
Jun 21, 2015
From $48

20 Key West Inn Newport News

3 stars
3.1 / 5 7 reviews

11845 Jefferson Avenue

Key West Inn Newport News

good stay
Besides the problem with my reservation not being able toe found, there was no problem.
Sep 22, 2015