Step out of your butler-drawn bath complete with rose petals and step into your room overlooking the ocean. A night's stay at The Chanler is nothing short of a dream. That's probably why Travel & Leisure named it The Best Hotel in Rhode Island.

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Rhode Island: The Chanler at Cliff Walk

New England is famed for its charming, historic inns, and the Chanler at Cliff Walk provides the perfect base from which to explore the famed mansions of Newport. The property scored an impressive 95.50 on T+L Worlds Best survey and received rave reviews from readers, who praised the friendly staff, fantastic service, and excellent restaurant. The luxurious hotel has a rich historyit was built in 1873 as the summer home of New York congressman John Winthrop Chanlerand retains its classic ambiance, with twenty individually designed rooms.