Oyster knows what travelers look for in their hotels. When we review properties around the world, we evaluate how every feature stacks up against the competition, from the rooms to the pools to the restaurants. So if you’re planning a trip and need a place to start, you’ve come to the right place. Take a look at our top kid-friendly picks in Newport and get inspired!
This Hyatt may not be the most luxurious hotel in Newport, but it has the most on-site amenities for kids. With an indoor freshwater pool and a seasonal outdoor, saltwater pool, the Hyatt is a family-friendly option on the waterfront. The rooms, while not huge, are comfortable and contemporary, and some have fantastic views. And there are multiple on-site dining options -- with plenty of kid-approved meals -- as well as bike rentals for exploring the surrounding area.
One of the most luxurious hotels in Newport, the Vanderbilt Grace is nonetheless family-friendly. On a quiet street near downtown, this hotel also has indoor and outdoor pools (albeit smaller than those at the Hyatt Regency). Plus, all rooms have kitchenettes for families hoping to eat in, and large, multi-room suites are also available.
Families and will likely appreciate the comfortable multi-room suites with full kitchenettes (featuring cooktops and dishwashers) at this mid-range hotel, as well as the free daily breakfast and evening socials offered throughout the week. Its location two miles from downtown Newport means visitors can avoid having to pay the pricey downtown Newport rates. Plus, kids will love the sports court and the indoor pool.
There are definitely downsides to this hotel; it's located on a busy street, it's 20 minutes from downtown Newport, and the decor is dated and shows some wear and tear. But for families traveling on a budget, it's a solid option. The hotel has an outdoor pool and an outdoor volleyball court, and all kids under 12 eat at the restaurant for free.