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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.

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Unexpected Color Combinations We’re Stealing From This Funky New Hotel

“Although Newport is a quintessential New England town, don't expect to find an abundance of nautical stripes and shiplap at the Wayfinder. Instead, the design team … was inspired by the natural beauty of Newport’s rocky coastline and the warmth of the town itself.”

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Architectural Digest

A Design Lover’s Guide to Safe Summer Road Trips

“Traveling safely doesn’t mean sacrificing aesthetics—or fun. For a stylish take on the classic New England road trip, start in Newport, where the new “anti-nautical” Wayfinder Hotel, debuted with rooms individually furnished with vintage touches and local art...”

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Boston Globe

Here, There, and Everywhere – A New Newport hotel

“Say goodbye to stuffy, gilded (and expensive) accommodations and say hello to The Wayfinder Hotel’s contemporary take on coastal style.”

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8 Charming Small Towns to Spend Memorial Day In

"Book a room at The Wayfinder, a dog-friendly hotel that's imbued with a relaxed, free-spirited energy. Soak in the sun at the property's Poolshack and enjoy bites like poke bowls and fresh ceviche."

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Review: The Wayfinder

"With a more favorable price point and a more casual atmosphere than its neighbors, the Wayfinder is the place to stay if you’re looking for an affordable, personality-driven, and Insta-friendly hotel in Newport."

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The World's Best New Hotels: Northeast USA

"Nostalgia for mid-century Americana has made its way to Newport’s yacht-filled harbor."

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On the Road Again

“Pairs coastal design with local talent to create a mindful, relaxed hotel experience that highlights Rhode Island’s free-spirited energy.”

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Coastal Chic, Not Cliche, Guides Newport’s Wayfinder Hotel

"There’s another side to the City by the Sea, one that is less boat shoes and more boho. Rooted in a rich tradition of furniture-making and music."

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The Six Best Northeastern Summer Getaways for 2020

“Newport has long been known as a New England retreat, and this summer it got even more idyllic with the opening of new hotel...”

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The Best Weekend Getaways from Boston

“In a historic resort town where many grande dame hotels can air on the dusty, been-there-done-that side, this...”

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13 Best Road Trips From NYC

“Only a three-hour drive from NYC, Newport is a must-visit for all East Coast road trippers.”

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10 New Luxury Hotels in the US That Are (Finally) Opening This Summer

“Opened in May, Newport’s newest hotel is a true homage to the destination.“

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Hotel Openings to Look Forward to in 2020

”Amenities include an outdoor pool, pet-friendly programming, and a rotating selection of local food trucks serving classic New England bites.”

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