Warwick Information

Warwick, Rhode Island is the state's second largest city, and as such, it has a lot to offer to tourists. Those who love spending their time in the water will be thrilled by the city's mixture of eight saltwater and fresh water beaches. If shopping is more your thing, then you will certainly enjoy the city's unique mixture of little and large shops. Those with an interest in history will also love Warwick, as the city is home to several historical sites, including Aldrich Mansion.

Due to the size of the city, it is usually easy to find available lodging at one of the 16 hotels or the local bed and breakfast. Every price point and luxury level is accounted for, and several of the hotels offer package deals to help you save money.

Finding a great place to eat is never an issue in Warwick. Whether you are looking for a tasty burger or an authentic Chinese meal, you are guaranteed to find something that will suit everyone's tastes. Those with special dietary restrictions, such as vegetarians and vegans, will also have no problem finding several dining options.

Warwick can be reached by car, train or airplane. Once you arrive, you will have multiple transportation options, including car rentals, taxis and the local busing system. Those who prefer to utilize public transportation will even have the option of downloading a mobile phone app to help them figure out which bus to take.

Several of Warwick's hotels offer meeting and convention facilities for business and pleasure purposes. Because Warwick is located less than an hour from Boston, it is a great location to hold a fan based convention or a business meeting at a reduced rate. If you are traveling to the area for a convention, please make sure that you book your hotel room as soon as possible to ensure that you are able to stay at the hotel of your choice.

There are 15 different marinas and two lighthouses in Warwick. Boat rentals and tours are common, and they are a great way to enjoy some time on the water. Tourists are encouraged to book in advance, especially during the summer months.

In addition to the attractions that are available all year, the city of Warwick also hosts several seasonal events. A full listing is available on the city's website, and it includes an annual summer concert series.