Hotel Providence

139 Mathewson Street, Providence, United States, 02903  show map
 4 stars
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Hotel Providence

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 28 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Providence is a 7-story hotel in a shopping area of Providence providing an indoor swimming pool and a golf course. Renovated in 2005, the classic hotel has welcomed guests since 1882.

The property is set within a 10-minute walking distance from Providence city center, in the proximity of Memorial Park, Culinary Arts Museum and Roger Williams Park Zoo.

Hotel Providence is within a 15-minute drive to T. F. Green airport.

Rooms

Hotel Providence offers 80 guestrooms appointed with free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, TV with satellite channels, a storage space and coffee/tea makers with all the sights of Providence within easy access. Some rooms overlook the park. Bathrooms are fitted with a spa bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant serves American dishes. Energy drinks are offered in the cocktail bar. Guests can share a meal in Aspire at The Hotel Providence and Blake's Tavern Restaurant, located about 50 meters away.

Services

Business facilities feature audiovisual equipment, an exhibition space and a meeting room.

Relax

A wellness center and a Jacuzzi are offered for guests' enjoyment. On-site fitness amenities include fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 28 per day.

Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   80.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Handicap parking
  • On-site parking
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Bay view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mirror

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathroom telephone

Bedroom

  • Down comforter

Media

  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Providence Providence location
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Hotel Address:

139 Mathewson Street, Providence, United States, 02903

Get directions
City Center
  • Providence
    200 m
Airports
  • T. F. Green Airport (PVD)
    11.0 km
  • 41.4 km
Train Stations
  • Providence, RI Station
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Aspire at The Hotel Providence (cuisine: American, Contemporary)
    10 m
  • Local 121 (cuisine: American, Contemporary, Eclectic)
    110 m
Parks
  • Water Place Park and Riverwalk
    460 m
  • Waterfront Park
    580 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    80

Rooms and availability

Hotel Providence photos Room
Superior Room
Bed type: 1 King-size bed or 1 Queen-size bed
Size: 27 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
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One king or one queen bed with pillowtop mattress.

Room facilities
    Hotel Providence photos Room
    Superior 2 Queen Room
    Bed type: 1 King-size bed or 1 Queen-size bed
    Size: 27 m²
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Bathtub
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    2 queen beds. Pillowtop mattress. Premium bedding. Desk. In-room safe

    Room facilities
      Hotel Providence photos Room
      Deluxe Room
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 32 m²
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      One king bed, two queen beds, or two double beds with pillowtop mattress, 350-thread-count Matouck linens, and goosedown comforter. View from bay window. Approximately 350 square feet. Desk with ergonomic chair.

      Room facilities
        Hotel Providence photos Room
        Junior Suite
        Bed type: King-size bed or Double beds or 2 Queen-size beds
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        One king bed with pillowtop mattress, 350-thread-count Matouck linens, and goosedown comforter. Queen sofa bed. City view. Approximately 425 square feet. Desk with ergonomic chair.

        Room facilities
          Hotel Providence photos Room Suite
          King Suite
          Bed type: King-size bed
          Size: 67 m²
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          1 king bed. Pillowtop mattress. Premium bedding. Desk. In-room safe.

          Room facilities
            Premier Suite
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            The Premier King Suite - Surronded by nine foor to ceiling windows, this suite is true "Providence", a haven. Overlooking our park and neighboring Grace Church, the tranquil surroundings and luxurious European decor balance the true beauty of this suite. A spacious living area including a queen sofa-bed leads into a splendid small entertaining kitchen.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Hotel Providence Providence location
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            Hotel Address:

            139 Mathewson Street, Providence, United States, 02903

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Providence
              200 m
            Airports
            • T. F. Green Airport (PVD)
              11.0 km
            • 41.4 km
            Train Stations
            • Providence, RI Station
              900 m
            • Bus stop
              200 m
            Restaurants
            • Aspire at The Hotel Providence (cuisine: American, Contemporary)
              10 m
            • Local 121 (cuisine: American, Contemporary, Eclectic)
              110 m
            Parks
            • Water Place Park and Riverwalk
              460 m
            • Waterfront Park
              580 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of floors:
              7
            • Number of rooms:
              80

            Hotel Providence Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Providence Performing Arts Center - 100 m
            • Water Place Park & Riverwalk - 500 m

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 100 m

            Places of interest

            • Providence Public Library - 200 m

            Train stations

            • Providence, RI Station - 800 m
            • Providence Amtrak Station - 800 m
            • Providence, RI Station - 800 m

            Convention centers

            • Rhode Island Convention Center - 200 m

            Sport related

            • Lupos - 100 m
            • Dunkin Donuts Center - 300 m

            Shopping areas

            • Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art - 700 m
            • Providence Athenaeum - 700 m

            Amusement

            • Roth Ticket Agency - 200 m

            Stadiums

            • Providence City Hall - 200 m

            Museums

            • Johnson and Wales University - 200 m
            • Museum of Art - 500 m
            • Heritage Harbor Museum - 500 m
            • Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art - 700 m
            • Project New Urban Arts - 700 m
            • Providence Children's Museum - 700 m

            Universities, Institutes

            • Roger Williams University - 100 m
            • College-Continuing Education - 100 m
            • Arthur Angelo's School of Hair - 700 m

            Business areas

            • The Arcade - 300 m
            • Providence Place Mall - 400 m

            Golf courses and Country clubs

            • Water Place Park & Riverwalk - 500 m

            Food and meals

            • Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel - 100 m

            Public parking

            • Johnson and Wales University - 100 m

            College Campuses

            • Rhode Island School of Design - RISD - 600 m

            Local attractions

            • Wickenden Street - 1.5 km
              Providence, RI
            • Roger Williams Park Zoo - 3.8 km
              1000 Elmwood Avenue, Providence
            • Museum of Natural History and Planetarium - 4.3 km
              1000 Elmwood Avenue, Providence
            • College Hill - 1.9 km
              Providence, RI
            • Culinary Arts Museum - 4.2 km
              Johnson and Wales University, Providence

            Near the hotel

            • Providence Performing Arts Center - 200 m
              220 Weybosset, Providence
            • Water Place Park and Riverwalk - 460 m
              Memorial Boulevard, Providence
            • Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art - 710 m
              224 Benefit Street, 20 North Main St, Providence
            • Providence Athenaeum - 720 m
              251 Benefit Street, Providence
            • Providence City Hall - 240 m
              Kennedy Plaza, Providence
            • Waterfront Park - 580 m
              Providence, RI
            • First Baptist Church in America - 680 m
              75 North Main Street, Providence

            Restaurants nearby

            • Aspire at The Hotel Providence - 10 m

              Address: 311 Westminster Street
              Phone: 401-521-3333

              64% likes this, based on 126 reviews
              Cuisine: American, Contemporary
              Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 40

            • Tazza - 110 m

              Address: 250 Westminster Street
              Phone: 401 421 3300

              62% likes this, based on 70 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 28

            • Gracie's - 180 m

              Address: 194 Washington Street
              Phone: 401.272.7811

              83% likes this, based on 179 reviews
              Cuisine: European
              Price Range: GBP 19 - GBP 77

            • Local 121 - 110 m

              Address: 121 Washington Street
              Phone: 401-274-2121

              71% likes this, based on 164 reviews
              Cuisine: American, Contemporary, Eclectic
              Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 23

            • Blake's Tavern Restaurant - 100 m

              Address: 122 Washington Street
              Phone: 401-274-1230

              Cuisine: American

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of floors:
              7
            • Number of rooms:
              80
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            Hotel Providence Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Providence

            Average guest rating

            8.8out of 10
            Superb
            Based on 52 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Group of friends
              9.0

              It was a decent city hotel, nothing special. The service people were, however, friendlier and more caring than average.

              Parking fees of $20 daily applied for partial days, so from 6 P.M. Friday to 12 noon Monday, less than three days, resulted in a fee of $79 instead of $60. Very high price; the dollar discount notwithstanding.

            • Family with children
              8.8

              Room was beautiful. Staff was very competent and extremely helpful. Very nice feel. There were a lot of restaurants within walking distance. After a long drive, I didn't feel like driving to a restaurant for dinner.

              I didn't love the $25 valet charge. Our room was on the 5th floor and the roof fan made a tremendous noise all night. We were offered ear plugs... Why not fix the noise problem? We were too tired to ask to be moved to another floor. It was really very loud!!

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Quality rooms with pleasant and helpful staff.

              Pet fee was too high.....the most I ever had to pay......a reason for not returning there

            • Family with children
              4.2

              The hotel is a charming looking boutique type establishment, well appointed and well located.

              The service was skeletal-- we had problems with the heat and there was no engineer on duty from very early in the evening. As the night progressed the heating system in our room completely pooped out, and it was so late in the night we just slept in our coats.The way the heater appeared, I got the sense that the remodeling of this charming old building was superficial-- cosmetic more than real. The staff were nice, but made no attempt to reduce our bill, which I resented. They did say this was hard to do because we booked via a third party. While they offered us a free breakfast, only one person was working the tables and the service was so slow that we just left.

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              Nice reception from the staff and very accommodating when we weren't happy with our original room, they quickly relocated us. We were there for one relaxing evening- lovely room, comfortable bed, gracious environment, centralized location.

              The bells from the nearby church rang repeatedly throughout the day and evening- nice at first but then too much!

            • Group of friends
              7.8

              Professional and helpful and friendly staff. Excellent hotel restaurant. Great location. Free Wi Fi a plus.

              Poor maintenance of light fixtures, I.E. missing light bulbs, malfunctioning lamps. Limited cable tv options.

            • Family with children
              9.4

              Very Old world European , sophisticated, atmosphere, a nice change from big hotels a boutique hotel, beautiful old building, serene, elegant dining room, very comfortable beds and rooms, friendly and helpful staff, jazz music

              Noisr in the street on Sat night

            • Family with children
              8.8

              Conveniently located, great architecture, friendly service & valet.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The old fashioned furniture and the large room with a separate sitting room. Lots of space. Big bathroom too. Free wifi too which many of the others don't offer. Also great food from room service.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              The size, location, bar/restaurant, and great patio with live entertainment. The decor was nice and the staff was friendly.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              We only stayed one night as we were passing through but it was wonderful. We had a nice quiet room on the seventh floor and the room was very comfortable. We had dinner in the hotel restaurant and it was excellent. For someone who is hard to please, this hotel exceeded my expectations.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              I like the location to other venues for eating, shopping, etc. It was well run, clean and friendly. I would recommend the hotel and would not hesitate to stay again.

            • Single
              10.0

              There is nothing that I didn't like at the Hotel Providence. A gem of a hotel in a great location. Should I have the occasion to return to Providence I would certainly consider staying at the Hotel Providence.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              The location was perfect. So close to johnson and wales university I was picking up my daughter from school

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              The location was in walking distance of federal hill for dining and in the center of downtown.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Hotel Providence Providence location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            139 Mathewson Street, Providence, United States, 02903

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Providence
              200 m
            Airports
            • T. F. Green Airport (PVD)
              11.0 km
            • 41.4 km
            Train Stations
            • Providence, RI Station
              900 m
            • Bus stop
              200 m
            Restaurants
            • Aspire at The Hotel Providence (cuisine: American, Contemporary)
              10 m
            • Local 121 (cuisine: American, Contemporary, Eclectic)
              110 m
            Parks
            • Water Place Park and Riverwalk
              460 m
            • Waterfront Park
              580 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of floors:
              7
            • Number of rooms:
              80