Vanderbilt Hotel, Newport
|41 Mary Street, 02840, Newport, Rhode Island, UNITED STATES.|
Description: Vanderbilt HotelVanderbilt Grace Hotel offers exclusive boutique accommodation in Newport Rhode Island in the heart of New England. Experience the living history and legendary service at the Vanderbilt Grace Hotel. Built by Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt in 1909, the former Vanderbilt Hall is a quintessential Newport mansion that enchants you in all its glory. Vanderbilt Grace Hotel features 33 luxurious rooms and suites, a sumptuous spa and fitness centre with indoor and outdoor pools and two restaurants.
As part of family-owned Grace Hotels, the Vanderbilt Grace Hotel combines unmatched heritage with modern service that has won global critical acclaim and numerous hospitality awards. Enjoy the perfect holiday retreat in classical splendor with the nearby waterfront and many cultural attractions of Newport.
Discover one of the finest addresses in Rhode Island with a distinguished venue for weddings, events and other special occasions. Step back in time to a Gilded Age and savor exquisite comfort, the finest food and drink and the attention to detail. While away the time in the terrace garden and savor delicious light meals from the Conservatory restaurant menu. They are also pet friendly and welcome responsible owners.
Type of rooms: Vanderbilt Hotel4 Deluxe Rooms: These modern 300 sq ft rooms have views of the Historic Hill neighborhood, and a king or queen-size bed. There's a kitchenette, minibar and coffee machine, as well as a flatscreen TV, free Wi-Fi, CD/DVD player and Penhaligon's bath products.
5 VIP Suites: There are four one-bedroom VIP suites of 700+ sq ft. and one with two bedrooms. All have spectacular views of the Historic Hill neighborhood, Trinity Church or Thames Street, and some of Newport Harbour. Each has a spacious separate living area. As well as a king-size bed, there's a kitchenette, minibar with coffee machine, flatscreen TV, free Wi-Fi, CD/DVD player and Penhaligon's bath products.
Two-bedroom VIP Suite: excellent access for the disabled. This bright 980 sq ft two bedroom suite is on the lower level of the hotel with views of the private garden terrace, historic Thames Street and Trinity Church. The warm modern space has two bathrooms, two bedrooms with king-size beds, and a separate living room. The wet bar has a fridge, microwave and coffee machine. The suite is equipped with a flatscreen TV, free Wi-Fi, CD/DVD player and Penhaligon's bath products.
Grace Suites: Available in one bedroom and two bedroom configuration. The suite has the feel of a private apartment, with a neutral color palette and modern furnishings. In its one-bedroom configuration the 940 sq ft suite has a dining area, kitchen, living area and an additional bathroom. The bedroom comes with a king-size bed, and an en-suite bathroom with a shower and separate tub. Facilities include a flat screen TV, free Wi-Fi, CD/DVD player and Penhaligon's bath products.
Two-bedroom Grace Suite: In its two bedroom configuration the Grace Suite measures 2000 sq ft. It offers views of both Main Street and the garden terrace. The two bedroom Grace Suite has the added benefit of encompassing the beautiful Christy Room thus giving guests an additional private reception room.
Superior Suites: Some of these suites can connect with other rooms making them perfect for large families or groups of friends. These 500+ sq ft one-bedroom suites have a king-size bed, kitchenette, minibar, coffee machine and separate living area. The views are of Trinity Church, the garden terrace, or historic Thames Street and Newport Harbor. Each suite has a flatscreen TV, free Wi-Fi, CD/DVD player and Penhaligon's bath products.
Junior Suites: Several of these rooms can be interconnected with other suites making them ideal for large families or groups of friends. These warm and airy 500+ sq ft suites have views of the Historic Hill neighborhood, Trinity Church or Thames Street. Each room has a king-size bed, and a custom-made bookcase separating the sitting area from the bedroom. There's a kitchenette, minibar and a coffee machine. Each room comes with a flatscreen TV, free Wi-Fi, CD/DVD player and Penhaligon's bath products.
Smaller Junior Suites: With views of the homes of Historic Hill, these 400 sq ft suites have a king or queen-size bed, and a small sitting area. The rooms have a clean, modern design, and are equipped with a kitchenette, minibar and a coffee machine. There's a flatscreen TV, free Wi-Fi, CD/DVD player and Penhaligon's bath products.
Loft Suites: These two-storey, contemporary suites measure 500+ sq ft and overlook either the Historic Hill neighborhood, or Thames Street and Newport Harbor. On the lower level is a kitchenette, living room and bathroom. On the upper level is a bedroom with king-size bed and master bathroom. Each room comes with a flatscreen TV, free Wi-Fi, CD/DVD player and Penhaligon's bath products.
Additional information: Vanderbilt Hotel
Dining: experience fine dining at the Vanderbilt Grace under the direction of the Group Chef de Cuisine, Jonathan Cartwright.
At the Bar you can soak up the timeless elegance of this historic mansion and savor a superb selection of wines, spirits and cocktails. Try their signature Grace cocktail, an exotic combination of Grey Goose vodka, pear purée and apple juice, created by world-famous mixologist, Salvatore Calabrese. The Bar is open daily from 11am to 11pm.
Conservatory: One of the newer additions to the original mansion, the bright and airy Conservatory restaurant offers lighter meals in lovely informal surroundings. The Conservatory is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Garden Terrace: enjoy al fresco dining in the heart of Newport. This oasis of calm is just minutes from the town centre yet transports you into another world.
Services upon request or by prior arrangement include airport /port transfers by taxi, baby cots, car and motorbike rental, fishing and sailing, golf and tennis, excursions and sightseeing, mansion tours, music and arts events, welcome champagne on arrival, private dining, champagne breakfast (served daily 07:30 - 11.00) available all day upon request, all day room service menu, and in-house laundry & pressing.
Special Events: Use one or more of the event venues or rent the entire mansion. Vanderbilt Grace's position in the heart of old Newport makes it the perfect choice for meetings, events, weddings, and private parties including private dining catered by Muse.
Billiards Room: can be adapted as a private dining room accommodating up to 14 in complete privacy for intimate dining or private meetings.
Victory Room: with its elegant private reception room and open double-sided fireplace can accommodate up to 40 guests for a gala dinner or conference.
Christy Room: creates a magnificent setting for an exclusive-use house party. The surrounding gardens further enhance the dreamy air of the mansion.
Rooftop Terrace: offers a wonderful alternative for a summer party with its panoramic views of historic Newport and the waterfront.
Weddings: From the most intimate of weddings in a private suite to a gathering for up to 50 guests, Vanderbilt Grace is unique. The historic mansion in the heart of Newport is the perfect backdrop for your wedding celebration. The mansion's reception rooms and gardens are magnificent and private. The highly trained team will anticipate every detail of the celebrations, so that you and your guests are able to savor every moment.
Fitness center: The gym offers free weights as well as state of the art fitness equipment with built in cable televisions and computerized workout programs.
2 Swimming Pools: whether it is a gentle dip or a part of your daily exercise regime you can swim all year round. The outdoor pool is next to the garden terrace at the rear of the hotel. Close to the town centre yet away from the bustling crowds this is a perfect sunny haven in the summer. The indoor pool is below ground floor level and next to the spa and fitness center - a distinguished space housing a generously proportioned pool.
Spa: Alongside the stunning indoor swimming pool and fully equipped fitness centre lie the exquisite treatment rooms, sauna and steam showers of The Spa. Talk to the spa manager about the perfect treatment regime for you. Come for a manicure, pedicure or massage or indulge yourself in one of their signature treatments.
Pets: There are a limited number of dog friendly rooms and suites. These rooms are only available for booking directly with the hotel.
Children: people (0-10 years) are accommodated free of charge. Guests 10-16 years old are accommodated with an extra charge. People over 16 years old are considered as adults. Babysitting is not supplied by the hotel on the property. There is an outside local company to provide this service.
Parking: charged USD per night.
Before booking, verify the current costs, prices and policies (deposit, cancellation fees for each rate, etc.) as the hotel may charge the guest accordingly. Consider travel insurance that covers cancellation fees.
Number of rooms: 33
Official category: AAA. 4 Diamond.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1909.
Period of closure: open all year.
Languages spoken: English, Greek, French, Spanish, German.Smoking policy: non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Mastercard, Amex. Payment by credit card or cash only; cheques are not accepted.
GPS Coordinates: 41° 29' 17.54'' N 71° 18' 48.52'' W
Nearest airport: TF Green (PVD) - 26miles/20-35minutes