Newport Rhode Island Mansions
On your next yacht charter vacation along the New England coast, don’t forget to check out the famous Newport Rhode Island Mansions
A playground for the rich and famous since the 18th and 19th centuries, Newport R.I. is one of New England’s brightest jewels.
Your New England yacht charter vacation will most likely charter out of Newport’s beautiful Narragansett Bay. If not, you’ll definitely want to plan a stopover to this spectacular harbour and tour the famous Newport Rhode Island Mansions.
This is where you will find magnificent colonial architecture and the summer mansions of the Vanderbilts and Astors that they refer to as “summer homes”. Few visitors leave Newport without making one or two stops at its famous mansions, incl. the palatial “The Breakers”(listed in the National Register of Historic Places) of the Vanderbilt family. It dates from the 19th century and has 70 rooms in Italian Renaissance style. Another Newport mansion is opulent Rosecliff. It might look familiar. It is where “The Great Gatsby” was filmed. Other mansions incl. The Elms, inspired in the Chateau d’Asnieres built outside Paris in the 18th century; Marble House the home of William K Vanderbilt and his wife, inspired on Versailles Petiti Trianon; and Green Animals Topiary Garden with more than 80 topiaries.
We at luxury yacht charter’s have many sailing yachts and motor yachts available that charter along the New England coast, incl the 62ft catamaran TELLSTAR which charters out of Newport R.I.
Don’t forget to tour the Newport Rhode Island Mansions on your next New England yacht charter vacation.
Contact Us at 321-777-1707 and let us help you make all the arrangements.