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The Victoria Skylar
107 Second street
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: +1--4018558701
Toll-free: +1--8667521653

Ann & Derek Coulton / Daniel Smart


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Formal Rose Garden, with Fountain and Seating Area for Afternoon Tea or Morning Coffee. Or in the evening, Wine and Cheese.Awake to the aroma of Scones and Tea Bread; different selections are served each day, along with fresh fruit and Freshly Brewed Gevalia Coffee
Sampling of a fruit platter served with our full gourmet breakfast.A dutch baby cake, served with brandied peaches, dusted with powdered sugar, and topped with chantilly cream, along with a fruit cup of grapefruit sections and fresh blueberries, and an assortment of juices.
Enjoy breakfast in a candle-lit dining room, with fresh flowers on china and crystal, with a different china service accompanying each day's meal.The elegant Skylar Room, with French Chateau Bed, and Crystal Chandelier. Done in a soft blue and white motif with a silk brocade bed ensemble. Large Private Italian-tiled Bath with a Jacuzzi Tub and shower. This room has one of our three eco-friendly fireplaces., which can be used in all the seasons for a romantic ambience. All rooms come with fresh flowers.
The Hunter Room, which is designed with a hunt motif, has a carved, four-poster British Plantation bed, done up in a Burgundy and Gold brocade bed and window treatments. It also features the eco-friendly, four-season fireplace. Private tiled bath with a tub shower.The Slater Room features a carved, four-poster torched Jefferson High Bed, done up in a gold and bronze brocade bed and window ensemble. The room features an Italian-tiled Private Bath with a tub shower.
The Victoria Room is done up in a Victorian Floral Rose Print, in shades of pale green, cream, and many tones of rose. This room holds an original piece of furniture to the house, dating back to 1905; the dresser/mirror combination seen in the photo. Has an Italian-Tiled Private Bath with Jacuzzi Tub/Shower. The bed is a four-poster, pineapple design bed. This picture features a 114-year old azalea bush, which only blooms for two weeks, but makes a magnificent sight in bloom. Many of our guests come to see the wonderous sight. The garden is on the Secret Garden Tour each year, and this is one of the highlights.
This is Van Zandt Pier, on the shore of Narragansett Bay, which is one block from the Victoria Skylar, and a short walk (or drive) to Naval Station Newport, and the Military Museum.Beautiful Battery Park is a short stroll from the Inn, located on the Bay Side of the Historic Point Section. As you walk this area, you will pass historic homes dating back to the 18th Century, of all different architectural designs.
Starting in June, Newport abounds with Festivals. This is the Tall Ships Festival. Other festivals include the Newport Flower Show, The Newport Music and Film Festivals, the Black Ships Festival, commemorating Perry's Trade with the Japanese, as well as the Newport Jazz and Folk Festivals. Not to be forgotten, the Tennis Hall of Fame has its Tennis Championships and the International Induction Ceremonies, along with the mansions, Wine and Food Festivals, and the Newport Coaching Weekend, held at the Elms Mansion every four years.