The Biltmore Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island is a restored architectural building located close to many shopping and historic sites. The hotel also features an Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa and the McCormick & Schmicks Seafood restaurant.
The Biltmore Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island is located just two blocks from the Rhode Island Convention Center and Providence Place Mall. This makes it a great place to stay for tourists looking to see the sights. The Biltmore is also designed to cater to the many business professionals that stay there and the hotel features 19,000 square feet of meeting spaces, located in 17 different meeting and conference rooms. There is also an on-site 24 hour business center staffed by technology experts to further aid business travelers. The business center has all of the amenities required to conduct business on the road, including photocopy machines, fax machines, an exhibit space, and complimentary high-speed wireless internet access available throughout the hotel.
The Biltmore Hotel is also a great location to host an event. There are several ballrooms, banquet facilities available with event catering, wedding services and Limo and Town car services. Brides and guests can both enjoy the 5,500 square foot Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa located within the hotel. This famous spa offers salon services, make-up application, waxing and a complete array of scrubs and wraps, including Reiki, Shiatsu treatments and Thai Yoga bodywork.
The hotel also offers 292 guest rooms, priced to meet anyones needs. All guest rooms include California king beds and pillow-top mattresses. Wireless high speed internet access is complimentary as is cable TV with HBO. The Biltmore can offer guests suites as well. Each suite contains sofa beds and 2 televisions, HBO included. Complimentary Archive Essentials Collection bath amenities are also included and all guest rooms are air conditioned.
Located inside of the hotel is the acclaimed McCormick & Schmicks Seafood restaurant, which is an independently owned and operated seafood establishment. The full menu features fresh fish, pasta, poultry and beef selections from around the world. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and features a full bar. Also located within the hotel is a full-size Starbucks coffee house, complete with a gas fireplace. The coffee bar serves a variety of light fare and a large selection of coffees and teas. Room service is also available to hotel guests during certain hours.
Guests of the Biltmore will have access to the hotels fitness center, which includes LCD TVs, strength-training machines, a variety of exercise machines and free weights. Local attractions include the Kennedy Plaza, which offers ice and roller skating opportunities, the Triggs Memorial Golf Course and Water Place Park, open for swimming, jogging and hiking. Also located close to the hotel are opportunities for whale watching, kayaking, boating, fishing, horseback riding and surfing. Roger Williams Park is located 3.5 miles away and has a zoo as well as other activities.
The original Biltmore building was constructed in 1922 and has since undergone a meticulous reconstruction. This beautiful hotel now offers it guests lots of amenities and recreational activities.