Almost everything you need to know about your visit to Providence can be found on the website of the Providence Convention and Visitors Bureau, including a thorough list of Providence’s world class restaurants and information about accommodations, entertainment, and events. If you’d like to explore Rhode Island, The Rhode Island Tourism Division is a good place to start. The Daytripper’s Guide to Rhode Island contains a listing of coastal and natural attractions. A complete list of Rhode Island city and town websitescan be found on our Research Links page. And be sure to check the RIHS Home Page for information on Rhode Island Historical Society events!


Lodging: Hotels

In Providence:

Providence vicinity:

Lodging: Bed & Breakfast Inns

Providence and vicinity:

For additional bed and breakfast inns in the Providence vicinity (including southeastern Massachusetts and Connecticut), try Bed & Breakfast Inns or iLoveInns.


  • Providence “Link” Trolley (RI Public Transit Authority)
  • Amtrak
  • East Side Taxi (also known as Airport Express): (401) 521-4200
  • Some hotels also have their own transport services.