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Hotel Providence

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#1 of 14 hotels in Providence
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Hotel Providence is nestled in the heart of downtown Providence's Arts and Theatre district. Located mere blocks from boutique shopping, galleries and perfect little cafes/restaurants, Hotel Providence is itself a place where the arts are celebrated and where finding new passions (or reviving sleeping ones) are celebrated! We all have a passion...discover yours at Hotel Providence!
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Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
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Dry Cleaning
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Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Historic Hotel
Centrally Located
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Grade: 100 out of 100
108Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
34Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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A Providence friend recommended this hotel and I was not disappointed. It's a bit quirky - particularly with the hotel layout and back alley views from the room. But the staff was very nice and accommodating and the room was nicely appointed. Not your typical hotel - in a good way.
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My husband bought theater tickets to a show at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) for my birthday. We were driving down from Boston and decided to make a weekend of it. We chose the Hotel Providence based on the wonderful reviews here on TripAdvisor, and we're so glad we did! I had emailed general manager Matt Chauvin in advance, explained that we would be celebrating my 65th birthday that weekend and were first-time visitors to Providence and we would appreciate dining and sightseeing recommendations, which he kindly provided. Apparently he also notified the front desk staff. They wished me a happy birthday when we checked in, and we were surprised and delighted to discover when we entered our room that we had been upgraded to a large, beautiful suite! The linens and furniture were lovely and included a stunning marble-topped, marquetry-embellished piece in the entryway. The mattress was extremely supportive and comfortable. The huge bathroom included Beekman toiletries and a deep, jetted soaker tub. There were waffle-weave cotton robes and slippers in the closet. Most of the artwork was original. The suite was named for Theodor Seuss Geisel (AKA Dr. Seuss) and there was, appropriately, a stack of the author's books. From the doorman to the front desk staff to the valet parking attendant, all the staff were friendly, efficient and professional and made us feel very welcome. We thank them for making this milestone birthday celebration extra special. The hotel's Backstage restaurant had been reserved for a private party for the weekend, so we didn't get an opportunity to try it this time, but we did catch a glimpse of some of the desserts being brought from the kitchen to the restaurant and they looked amazing. We look forward to dining there on our next visit and perhaps eating in the lovely courtyard if weather permits. The location is absolutely perfect - smack in the middle of the Downcity area, just a couple of blocks from the PPAC and a stone's throw from the three main streets (Weybosset, Westminter and Washington) that feature lots of wonderful shopping and restaurants. My husband and I are already thinking about planning another visit to Providence and the Hotel Providence.
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Response from MattChauvin, General Manager at Hotel Providence
Responded May 1, 2019
Dear V8124FZmargarets, THANK YOU so much for the glowing review of your stay here with us. I am so glad you chose to stay with us on such a special occasion such as your birthday. I am glad that we made it extra special by wishing you a Happy Birthday and upgrading you into our Dr. Suess King Suite. We have 16 suites in the hotel and all are named after local authors. I will be sure to pass along your nice comments to the doorman, front desk staff, and the valet. Our location is definitely perfect located within walking distance to many great restaurants, shops, and theaters such as the Providence Performing Arts Center. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in Providence! Regards, Matt Chauvin
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There are many hotels in Providence. Expebsive, cheap, classy, mundane...and this one tops them all. It is beautiful, modern, unique, priced right and within distance to everything you need. I highly reccommend it if you want to have an event or a cobference. The customer service is top notch.
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Response from MattChauvin, General Manager at Hotel Providence
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Laura B, Thanks so much for the great five star review! We appreciate the recommendation and i completely agree that we are the "Best hotel in Rhode Island". I will be sure to pass along your nice comments to the staff regarding our Customer Service as we strive to be top notch and it looks like it is paying off. We look forward to your future stay when your travels bring you back to Providence. Regards, Matt Chauvin General Manager
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This is a great hotel. I've stayed here three times and think the world of it. Lovely rooms with good beds (always important). It is also very conveniently located, with lots of restaurants nearby. It is walking distance to Federal Hill and Brown University (about .5 miles either way). I highly recommend it.
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Response from MattChauvin, General Manager at Hotel Providence
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Resort22603939566, Thanks for leaving us a five star review of your stay with us while visiting nearby Brown University and Federal Hill. We certainly are located pretty close to both! I am glad that you found the rooms to be lovely and enjoyed the beds. I completely agree a comfortable bed is extremely important! We look forward to stay #4 with us hopefully soon! Regards, Matt Chauvin General Manager
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Not only is hotel Providence a great place to lie your head with their amazingly spacious comfortable rooms but also a great place to have a wedding or other function. Kate who helped with everything for my daughter's wedding was amazing. Everyone who works at Hotel Providence that I came in contact with was great
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Response from MattChauvin, General Manager at Hotel Providence
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Connector03869430955, Thanks for the five star review! I am glad to hear that Kate was aamazing, she certainly is a hard worked and we are very lucky to have her. I am also glad that you found the rooms to be comfortable as well as spacious. We look forward to seeing you next time you are in Providence! Regards, Matt Chauvin General Manager
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PRICE RANGE
$180 - $348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesRhode IslandProvidence
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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