Castle Hill Inn Escapes

Spring may be approaching but there is still a lot of hum left in the drum. With the last weeks of Winter upon us (we hope), consider finishing the season with an escape to Castle Hill Inn. Our Winter Wonder package is designed to brighten your spirits during the darker sometimes drearier days. If that

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Chinese New Year at Castle Hill

Not sure how to celebrate Chinese New Year? At Castle Hill we have got you covered. Between February 16th and 22nd, the tasting menu in the Dining Room will once again be the creation of Chef de Cuisine Andy Taur in honor of his Chinese heritage. His parents immigrated to the United States before he

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Christmas at the Mansions

If you have ever wished that the Newport Mansions had even more glitz, then Christmas at the Newport Mansions is right for you. How does one deck a great hall that is essentially a 50-foot cube? Any way one wants really, it’s not like the original occupants of The Breakers were in Newport for the

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Newport: Season Slow Down

Photo credit: Discover Newport   Between the last of the major cruise ship visits to Newport on November 3rd and Black Friday on November 24th, the City by the Sea takes on a different aspect, that is less about crowds and more about peacefulness. [In the interest of full disclosure, the city’s restaurant week will

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Castle Hill: A Wedding Story

What is your wedding style? Is it high glamour or subdued elegance? Is it inspired by New England beaches or classic Hollywood? Whatever your wedding style, the experts at Castle Hill want to craft a wedding celebration that is perfectly suited for you. Even if your personal style includes things like, umm… goat cakes and

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Castle Hill and Newport Style

What is Newport style? Is it any combination of pink, blue and white? What about green? It certainly made a good showing this past summer, in bright shades of turquoise and emerald – paired with white or navy blue of course. Photo Credit: www.belgiandandy.blogspot.co.uk (left) and www.glamradar.com (right)   Is Newport style different from Martha’s

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Castle Hill and the East Passage

We have decided to call our blog East Passages, inspired by the channel that flows by us to the West, and connects the Atlantic Ocean to Newport Harbor and the upper reaches of the Narragansett Bay. The port of Providence, twenty-five miles to the North, would not be viable without the deep waters of the

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Clambakes

Treat yourself to a time-honored New England tradition. Our clambake pit, nestled on the far edge of the bluffs, is the centerpiece for a dining experience rich with natural flavors and homegrown fun. Guests can observe the process or play bocce and croquet against the backdrop of Newport Harbor until it’s time to gather for

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The Lawn

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of the season in Newport, but it is the official opening of The Lawn which, for many in town, is the true indicator that summer has arrived! Join us daily weather permitting for a cocktail in the Adirondack chairs or a lobster roll up on the terrace. The Lawn

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