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About Us

A fresh take on a Newport hotel, The Wayfinder pairs coastal design with home-grown talent to create a mindful and unstrained hotel experience that highlights Rhode Island’s relaxed free-spirited energy. With large rooms, stacked amenities, and a genuinely hospitable team, we’re here to make your stay great.

The Facts

  • Stay
  • 197 Oversized Guest Rooms
  • 30 Deluxe Suites with Sitting Area and Wet Bar
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Ample Free Parking
  • Over 3,000 sq. ft. of event space
  • A Dog Friendly Hotel
  • Sleep
  • Luxury Linens with Matouk Terry and Bed Throws
  • Fully Provisioned Minibar and Coffee Maker
  • Newport Based Shore Co Toiletries
  • Collection of Local Art in Every Room
  • Dine
  • All Day Eatery with Cocktails, Wine and Local Craft Brews
  • Coffee Shop Featuring Nitro Coffee and Grab-and-Go Items
  • Craveable Room Service
  • Play
  • Seasonal, Outdoor Pool with Cocktail Service
  • Outdoor Party Deck with Games for All Ages 
  • Retail Shop Curated by Newport Based Bohemian Bias
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We Love Your Pets

At The Wayfinder, we’re happy to welcome your pets and offer convenient access to a dog-friendly park.

Pet Friendly Amenities* 

  • Welcome Treats
  • Water + Food Bowl
  • Comfy Dog Bed

*Pet fee: $50/night (up to two pets) + Pet amenities are available on request

Please review our pet policy to ensure your furry friend stays out of the dog house. 

See Pet Policy


Hotel Happenings


  • Silent Pool Movie Series
    Tuesdays | 6PM - 8PM at The Pool
  • Somm 101
    Wednesdays | 5:30PM - 6PM at Nomi Park
  • Cocktails with Coco
    Thursdays | 5:30PM - 6PM at Nomi Park
  • Wayfinder Music Series
    Saturdays | 7PM - 9PM at Nomi Park
  • Poolside Yoga
    Sundays | 9AM - 10AM at The Pool
  • Lobster Bake
    Last Wednesday of the Month | 5PM - 7PM at The Lawn