In a city known for its Gilded Age mansions, 41° North (351 Thames St., Newport, 401-846-8018, www.41north.com) delivers luxury with a hip, modern vibe. Every piece of furniture was custom-made for the hotel, and Italian marble in vibrant colors is used generously in countertops, sinks, and fireplace frames. Each room has a gas fireplace, wet bar, and iPad preloaded with hotel information. A “premium water view” guest room that runs $799 per night in peak season can be had for $279 in winter.
The Glowing Winter Nights package, offered through April 1, includes two nights, in-room spa treatments, gastronomy course and tasting, a seafood tower from the raw bar with a bottle of Moet & Chandon champagne, winter classic movies, and two tickets to the outdoor Newport Skating Center; rates start at $1,375 for two.