100 Small Romantic
Hotels & Places

Come discover 100 of the most romantic small hotels and places in the world.



Known for its naval history, yachting harbor, colonial buildings and grand summer mansions built for the Astors and Vanderbilts.

Castle Hill Inn and Resort

Ocean Drive, Newport, Rhode Island

Victorian exotic, set on a 40 acre promontory that dominates the main passage to Narraganset Bay. Thornton Wilder wrote most of Theophilus North here.

T: +1 401 849 3800. US$ 525-

The Chanler

117 Memorial Blvd., Newport, Rhode Island

Recently restored Gilded Age mansion grandly furnished with gold leaf, French antiques and fine artwork. Located at the beginning of the Cliff Walk.

T:+1 401 847-1300. 20 rooms. US$ 650-


Summer seaside resort town.

Weekapaug Inn

25 Spray Rock Road, Westerly, Rhode Island

Historic romantic hotel recently underwent a make-over and now has light, airy rooms. Sits in a protected seascape of rushes, pines and beach. Some rooms have sea views.

T: +1 888-813-813-7862. 31 rooms. US$ 280-

Block Island

Take a ferry to this unpretentious and peaceful island with 20 miles of coastline and grasslands.

Atlantic Inn

Old Harbor, Block Island, Rhode Island

1879 Victorian sitting in six acres of lawn and garden overlooking the ocean.

T: +1 401 466-5883. 21 rooms. US$ 165-