Hotel Viking

Newport, Rhode Island

A Downtown Newport Icon

The award-winning Hotel Viking located in Newport’s Historic Hill neighborhood with breathtaking views of Bellevue Avenue mix in your mind’s eye with sightings of notable guests gone-by. There have been a few, since 1926, Will Rogers, Ella Fitzgerald, John and Jackie Kennedy. Its the professional service with attention to detail that have made the Hotel Viking so popular throughout its 80-year history.

This historic hotel in Newport, Rhode Island has completed a major renovation of both guest rooms, public and meeting areas. Designed in the Gilded Age style, the hotel offers a warm, charming atmosphere combined with modern amenities.

Accommodations + Meetings

The Hotel Viking’s award-winning convention and banquet facilities include over 14,000 square feet of flexible function space- 10 rooms total. Whatever your meeting, presentation, entertainment, or banquet requirements, the Hotel Viking will exceed your expectations in a professional and efficient style.

The Viking Ballroom, with 5,880 square feet of unobstructed floor space is an ideal location for exhibits and multi-media presentations. In addition, the Viking Ballroom has a capacity of 600 persons for a reception and 300-350 for banquets or meetings. The beautiful, 4,032-square-foot Bellevue Ballroom offers a blend of historic charm and modern sophistication.

Our professional Conference Service Managers are ready to assist you with every detail, including on-site audio/visual, equipment rentals and meeting production. The Hotel Viking’s award-winning commitment to excellence and culinary expertise make it the perfect choice for corporate events, small board meetings, sales conferences, full conventions and incentive retreats.

Meeting Specs

  • Meeting Room Space
    14,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Number of Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Meeting Room
    5,880 Sq. Ft.
  • Second Largest Meeting Room
    4,032 Sq. Ft.
  • Full Capacity Chart & Floor Plans

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Year Property Built


Year of Last Renovation


Nearest Major Airport: T.F. Green Airport

Distance from Airport: 28 miles / 38 minutes

Area Member DMC: Newport Hospitality


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