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Distinguished Design
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Forbes Five Star Restaurant

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An Enchanting Newport, RI Hotel

Welcome to the Chanler at Cliff Walk

You're invited to experience The Chanler, a Rhode Island luxury hotel, where Gilded Age elegance and gracious hospitality provide a tailored experience that is quintessentially Newport. Spend your days lounging in our private oasis of manicured gardens while you take in breathtaking ocean vistas. Every evening, indulge in a long soak in your tub or enjoy an after-dinner drink at our crackling fire pit under a sky full of stars. This is your moment to take it all in.  Step into our storied mansion on Cliff Walk and you'll find yourself in a world of architectural beauty, polished service, and relaxed refinement offering unparalleled serenity among Newport, Rhode Island luxury hotels.

Housed in a mansion on Newport's famed Cliff Walk, our Newport Rhode Island hotels offer twenty distinctive Newport hotel rooms elegantly decorated in various period styles. Amenities such as our complimentary house car service and free Wi-Fi provide you with comfort and convenience throughout your stay. Or if you prefer to walk, rest assured you will find plenty to see and do within easy proximity. Accommodating service is a quiet presence as you settle in to enjoy our serene oceanfront setting and the many attractions our resort in Newport RI has to offer. Our signature Forbes Five-Star restaurant, Cara is a gastronomic destination on its own. 

Welcome to a unique blend of contemporary serenity gilded by the elegance of Newport's historic past. Welcome to the World of The Chanler.

Indulge in chilled local oysters at The Chanler Bar

Dining at The Chanler

From sophisticated waterfront dining to adventurous blind tasting menus, make the most of your visit to Newport by experiencing what The Chanler has to offer. 

Boasting beautiful views of the Atlantic Ocean as well as our open kitchen featuring a custom-crafted French Bonnet cooking suite, Cara is the crown jewel of The Chanler, providing guests a memorable, curated dining experience. Translating to "dear one" in Italian and "friend" in Gaelic, Cara's name conveys a simple, yet beautiful, juxtaposition to the restaurant’s creative dishes.

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Cuisine of Cara fine dining at spiced pear restaurant

Our Location: Newport, Rhode Island

A major 18th-century port city, Newport, Rhode Island is now best known as a delightful summer retreat and home to the famous Newport Mansions. Home to picturesque coastal scenery, an exciting downtown area, and a variety of things to do in Newport, RI, the area is a true gem in coastal New England. 

Press & Accolades

Architectural Digest

16 Stateside B&Bs, Resorts, and Everything in Between for Last-Minute Labor Day Travel 

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See the Natural Beauty of America on These 7 Winter Road Trips Around the US

Luxury Travel Magazine

Vacation Like A President at these Luxury Hotels 

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Conde Nast Traveler's Best Hotels in the U.S.

The Chanler has been recognized in Conde Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards at #18 on the 2015 Best Hotels in the U.S. list. 

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Travel + Leisure

The Best Hotels in the U.S. - The Chanler ranked at #5 

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Travel & Leisure's Top U.S. Inns & Small Lodges

The Chanler has been recognized in Travel & Leisure's 2015 World's Best Awards for Top Continental U.S. Inns & Small Lodges (Fewer than 40 Rooms) at #3. 

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Best In Class Award

The Chanler website has been awarded the Best in Class Award for excellence in its design, development and implementation. The honor was granted by the Interactive Media Awards. 

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Conde Nast Traveler

The 16 Most Romantic Places to Stay in the World 

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"Most Unique Place to Spend the Night in Every State" 

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FOX News

WiFi, Toys and Tequila - Top Hotels With Awesome Free Amenities 

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Summer on the Water: Must Visit Destinations This Summer 

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Travel & Leisure

Cliff Walking in Newport, RI

Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards

Top 25 Hotels in The United States: #21 

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8 romantic castle hotels around the U.S. 

Newport This Week

Chef's Q & A: Spiced Pear is a Cut Above 

Bergen County The Magazine

Northeastern Adventures 

Discover Newport

Coastal Cusine: Where To Eat 

USA Today

New England Retreats That Can't Be Beat in the Off-Season

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Best Spring 2015 Packages & Deals in the United States 

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Capital Region Living

Scotch and cigar pairings 


Newport: Chanler at Cliff Walk 


Fare Deals: Quebec's Le Massif de Charlevoix promotes Spring skiing 

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5 Hotels to Visit This Winter for Cold-Weather Beach Lovers 

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Forbes Travel Guide

Spending Two Perfect Days in Coastal Rhode Island


4 Instagram-worthy spots for fall leaf peeping 

USA Today

Taking Romance on the Road

Luxury Living Magazine

New England This Fall: 5 Elegant Inns Worthy of a Visit 

Gotham Magazine

Weekends by the Sea

Departures International

A Taste of Autumn

World, Spa & Travel

Top 100 Best Places To Stay

Condé Nast Traveler

The World's Best Hotels 2014: Gold List

Condé Nast Traveler

The World's Best Hotels 2013: Gold List

Condé Nast Traveler

The World's Best Hotels 2010: #1 Small Hotel in the U.S.


The Most Requested Rooms At The World's Top Hotels 

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Town & Country

5 Newport Mansions To Consider For Your Wedding 

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