The Chanler at Cliff Walk

5-star hotel
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117 Memorial Blvd, Newport, RI 02840, Newport, Rhode Island United States 02840
The Chanler at Cliff Walk

The Chanler at Cliff Walk honeymoon experience begins the second you step onto the property of the 19th-century mansion overlooking Easton Bay. The Newport favorite – with its spectacular architecture and immaculately-maintained grounds – is one of the iconic structures on the famous 3.5-mile Cliff Walk that meanders around the outskirts of the city. Built in 1873 by New York Congressman John Winthrop Chanler, the mansion has been fully restored in the years since to afford lovebirds with a honeymoon that is right out of a fairy tale.

From ocean and garden villas to signature and manor rooms, the sheer variety of accommodations at The Chanler at Cliff Walk means that customizing your honeymoon is a pleasure in itself. The cliffside ocean villas offer views of the Atlantic that will take your breath away, and a private entrance and upper deck that are the height of intimacy. Or enjoy one of the terrifically cozy manor rooms, complete with appealing architectural stylings, custom bedding, and a warm fireplace for romantic evenings. Regardless of the room type you choose, The Chanler at Cliff honeymoon experience is one that is steeped in luxury.

Dining at the hotel’s signature restaurant, Cara, is a culinary odyssey that everyone must go on at least once in their lives. One of the most popular aspects of the Forbes Four-Star restaurant is its eight-course blind tasting that can be paired with hand-selected wines from a Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence list. Add in a sophisticated lounge with a full-service bar, seasonal dining experiences, and an optional bed and breakfast package that includes a lovely breakfast in The Cafe each morning, and you have the recipe for an unrivaled dining adventure.

Exploring surrounding Newport couldn’t be easier thanks to the hotel’s complimentary Caddilac car service. Each Cadillac XT6 is driven by an experienced chauffeur that will pick you up and drop you off at the city’s best mansions, restaurants, and museums. You can also utilize one of the complimentary Tokyobikes for a whimsical afternoon in which you enjoy a packed picnic lunch along the Cliff Walk or at a nearby beach. Newport has been a beloved destination for romance for centuries, and you’ll certainly see why on The Chanler at Cliff Walk honeymoon experience of your choosing.




  • Gas Fireplace
  • Evening turndown service
  • High-speed internet (WiFi)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Wet bar
  • Bath amenities
  • Coffeemaker
  • Aromatherapy Bath Service (Optional)
  • In-Room Massage (Optional)
  • Private upper deck (Optional)
  • Private outdoor hot tub and sauna (Optional)
  • Jacuzzi (Optional)


  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Complimentary pick-up and drop-off service by Cadillac
  • Concierge service


  • Fitness center passes to the International Tennis Hall of Fame
  • Complimentary Tokyobikes


  • Cara – The hotel calls Cara a “dining experience,” and you’ll certainly see why within the first bites of your gastronomic journey through the 8-course Degustation Menu. With a warm fireplace and stunning Atlantic vistas, this upscale restaurant has it all.
  • The Chanler Lounge – Indulge in a handcrafted cocktail from a seasoned bartender while enjoying beautiful Atlantic Ocean views at this cozy Newport spot.
  • Chanler Winter Yurts (Seasonal) – Explore the exquisite cuisine of Scandinavia through a four-course Prix Fixe dinner that runs the gamut of Nordic flavors and traditions.
  • Hot Cocoa Bar (Seasonal) – Savor a cup of artisanal hot chocolate as you enjoy the warmth f Chanler’s fire pit or a quiet stroll along Cliff Walk.

Nearby Attractions & Activities

  • Newport Mansion Tours – Centuries of history make Newport one of the nation’s most fascinating historical cities, and nowhere is this more apparent than at the area’s most lavish mansions.
  • Cliff Walk – This 3.5-mile journey along the coast of Newport takes couples on a meandering route through some of the area’s most beautiful natural locations and historic properties.
  • Newport Vineyards – From Carolyn’s Sakonnet Vineyard to the aptly-titled Newport Vineyards, the city boasts plenty of excellent options for wine aficionados.
  • Newport Art Museum – More than 2300 pieces of art are contained in this cherished art museum that is one of the oldest of its kind in the U.S.
  • International Tennis Hall of Fame – The history of tennis in Newport goes back centuries, and you’ll learn all about it at this international hub for the sport.
  • Sail Newport – Sailing around Easton Bay is one of the best ways to experience the beauty of Newport, and you can either do it on a rented sailboat or with an introductory experience for beginners.