Best beach in Middletown less than a mile away! Great waves, great sand and lots of fun.
“One of the best kept secrets on Aquidneck Island is Third Beach. This is a great beach to take small children as the water is calm and the beach is small. It never gets too crowded. ”
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“If you’re trying a beach in Newport, go to Second Beach, but Easton’s has a fun carousel and boardwalk to stroll. It also has a small aquarium that’s fun for kids. Best part is it’s across from Flo’s clamshack...”
“Offering tours and sampling! Try Brix restaurant next door, featuring upscale American dishes & house-brand wines.”
“The Breakers is the grandest of Newport's summer "cottages" and a symbol of the Vanderbilt family's social and financial preeminence in turn of the century America. Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794-1877) established the family fortune in steamships and later in the New York Central Railroad, which was a pivotal development in the industrial growth of the nation during the late 19th century. The Commodore's grandson, Cornelius Vanderbilt II, became The Breakers dining roomChairman and President of the New York Central Railroad system in 1885, and purchased a wooden house called The Breakers in Newport during that same year. In 1893, he commissioned architect Richard Morris Hunt to d”