Visitor Information

Where to go and what to do

Attractions and Points of Interest

Address: Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Not your usual petting zoo – come visit and discover unique species collected from around the world. Camels, llamas, sheep, emus and the famous fainting goat.

Phone: 401 466-2421
Address: West Side Road
Description:

Skateboard, tennis and basketball park.

Address: 18 Old Town Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Block Island Historical Society Museum, Gallery & Shop is located at the intersection of Old Town Road and Ocean Avenue. It is listed as part of the National Register in the Old Harbor Historic District and was originally the home and farm of Gideon Rose.  The Museum has extensive collections of significant artifacts related to Block Island’s history and several displays.

Phone: (401) 466-2481
Address: 56 Exchange Terrece, Providence, RI
Description:

Visit the Block Island Wind Farm the first Wind Farm in the United States. Best seen from the Southeast Lighthouse.

We operate the Block Island Wind Farm, America’s first offshore wind farm, and have a comprehensive geographic coverage with the largest pipeline of development capacity. Our offshore wind projects will not only deliver clean, reliable energy but bring huge opportunities for local economic growth and job creation.

In the U.S., we have the potential to deliver clean energy to the seven states on the East Coast that have committed to build more than 10GW of offshore wind capacity by 2030. We operate the Block Island Wind Farm, America’s first offshore wind farm, and have been awarded over 2,900MW of capacity through six projects.  Our offshore wind projects will not only deliver clean, reliable energy but bring huge opportunities for local economic growth and job creation.

 

Phone: (401) 274-0001
Address: West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Block Island Farmers Market is held rain or shine every Wednesday at The Spring House on Spring Street and Saturday at Legion Park  on West Side Road from 9:00am-11:30am.  In addition to a large variety of food items, you will find arts and crafts, music and lots of friendly people.  June 15 - Labor Day

 

Address: Corn Neck Rd Block Island, RI
Description:

Open daily 9 AM – 6 PM from mid-June through Labor Day & weekends from Memorial Day through mid-June. Rentals of beach chairs, umbrellas, boogie boards. Restrooms and showers. Concession serving lunch and snacks until 5 PM. Lifeguards on duty.

Phone: 401 466-7717
Address: Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island manufactured fine yarns, clothing, felting kits and handcrafted items.

While on  Block Island and tour our Micro Yarn Mill where we produce handcrafted artisanal yarns made 100% on Block Island. The natural fibers are handled over 20 times as we take the fiber from shearing and dyeing to carding, spinning and plying to create deep hued and heathery color blends.

A beautiful retail store is on the premises, that must be seen.

 

Phone: (401)466-2050
Business Contact Email: Sven@northlightfibers.com
Address: Corn Neck Rd, Block Island, RI
Description:

Open Thursday through Monday 10am – 4pm Closed Tuesday & Wednesday and on rainy days.

The present light, a granite keeper's dwelling with a tower attached to the roof, was built in 1867.  It is the fourth lighthouse to attempt the shifting sands on Block Island's Sandy Point.   In 1973 the Coast Guard closed the lighthouse and replaced it with a light on a skeleton tower.   The town of New Shoreham acquired the lighthouse in 1984 and it is now maintained by the North Light Commission.  National Wildlife Sanctuary trails lead to the lighthouse from the parking lot.  There is no tower access and is closed on rainy days.

Phone: (401) 466-3200
Address: Mohegan Trail Block Island, RI
Description:

Tours offered during the summer months or by appointment

Ownership of the lighthouse, completed in 1874, was transferred in 1992 to the Southeast Lighthouse Foundation, which is dedicated to its preservation.  The Block Island Southeast Lighthouse Foundation operates a small museum and a gift shop in the lighthouse, and tours of the tower are offered in the summer.

Phone: (401) 466-5009
Business Contact Email: selight@verizon.net

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Casual Dining

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Mainland Dining and Liquor

Fine Dining

Address: 251 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Dining

Enjoy the newly designed Victorian landmark, hosting contemporary craft cocktails, fresh seasonal cuisine and unparalleled service. The Manisses Bar and Bistro serves; a café breakfast, Sunday brunch in our prosecco garden, daily raw bar and cocktail specials along with an alfresco dining experience from Mid May through September.  Our chef’s seasonal menus consist of elegant dishes with a rustic influence that showcase our restaurant’s relationships with local farms and purveyors, served in our indoor bar, dining room and outdoor gardens.

 

Events

Whether you picture an intimate chef prepared tasting menu served with select boutique wines in our elegant rotunda dining room, or an alfresco affair in our beautiful rustic gardens or sprawling veranda lawn, our chef and hospitality team are happy to work with you on every detail to make the day unmistakably your own.  Charmed with a few old fashioned favorites; a firepit, classic lawn game and a tree swing.  An island experience naturally elegant yet stunning in its simplicity.

Phone: (401) 466-9898
Business Contact Email: info@hotelmanisess.com
Address: 359 High Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Relax and enjoy a roman­tic din­ner while sip­ping a glass of wine from our exten­sive and Award Win­ning wine list. Using local seafood, the fresh­est home grown herbs and veg­eta­bles assures our guests of a tru­ly ​“Block Island” din­ing expe­ri­ence. The cre­ative menus and culi­nary combination’s are all com­pli­ment­ed by the Inn’s award win­ning wine list that offers unique vari­etals and hard to find vintages.

The porch and the view are magic - tapas served nightly while you relax sitting in beautiful wicker on the porch or comfortable chairs on the lawn.

Phone: (401) 466-5883
Business Contact Email: atlanticinn@biri.com
Address: 52 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island’s oldest (1852) and largest hotel. Step off the veranda, relax in an Adirondack chair enjoy the
spectacular view.

Hotel: The hotel offers 50 hotel rooms, that are nestled in the most amazing, iconic building on all of Block Island. To stay here is certainly something very special.

Food: The Spring House Hotel offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner throughout our peak season (June-September). Dinner guests are offered the choice between enjoying our Bistro or Dining Room menus. Both restaurant concepts offer indoor and outdoor seating. An important mission of our establishment has become farm-to-table dining. Three gardens, located on the hotel property, are in a constant state of bloom. The produce is reflected daily in our menus.

The menu is seasonally inspired and suited to everyone’s tastes. Whether it is fresh, local Atlantic seafood, Spring House farm-grown vegetables, or decadent Neapolitan-style brick oven pizzas.

Phone: (401) 466-5844
Business Contact Email: info@SpringHouseHotel.com
Address: 52 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Barn is one of Block Island's best kept secrets.  This unique dining venue features an open kitchen and a wood fired grill, which creates wonderful flavors that cannot be duplicated at home. As soon as you step into the Barn, you immediately feel welcomed. The menu is always changing and evolving which makes it so much fun for visitors.

Cozy winter location great spot for dinner during the cold months on Block Island. Now serving lunch on Saturdays starting at 12:00pm.

Phone: (401) 466-5844
Address: 214 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Winfield’s offers a sophisticated and flavorful menu influenced by French, Italian, new American and Asian cuisines, featuring fresh and local vegetables and farm-raised beef and poultry. The dining room is intimate and comfortably elegant. The menu is small and specialized, with meals to suit every taste, including seafood, beef, poultry and vegetarian items, perfectly prepared with tasteful creativity. The dining room is intimate and comfortably elegant. Cozy and friendly, the lounge is the perfect place to enjoy a drink, appetizers or a full meal.

Phone: (401)466-5856
Business Contact Email: info@yellowkittens.com

Casual Dining

Address: 5 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The 1661 Inn offers magnificent ocean view rooms featuring a combination of decks, televisions, whirlpool tubs or fireplaces. The 1661 offers a few other places to stay off the main property; Anchor House, Dewey Cottage, Dodge Cottage, Narragansett Inn and the Hendrickson House.

No matter where you stay you will be afforded the famous Champagne buffet breakfast which is offered to all guests.

Open year round. While there please enjoy the Abrams Exotic Animal Farm. This a true island treasure!

Phone: (401) 466-2421
Business Contact Email: office@biresorts.com
Address: 130 Weldon's Way, Block Island, RI
Description:

Aldo's Bakery is a family run business located in Block Island's Old Harbor. Since opening our doors for business over 40 years ago, we have stayed true to our commitment to serve fresh, homemade food. In addition to breads, pastries, and ice cream we serve a sit down breakfast with both indoor and outdoor seating. We also offer delivery, catering, and custom wedding cakes. Join us for a bite to eat, homemade ice cream and gelato, or a cup of freshly brewed coffee specially roasted for us by Rhode Island own Richard Allan Coffee.

Come and experience the huge selection of baked goods and coffee, it is not to be missed. So delicious!

Aldo’s pastry boat will bring you everything you need to dine in the comfort of your own boat. Each morning we deliver baked goods, hot coffee, fresh fruit, and warm breakfast sandwiches right to your boat. In the afternoon we deliver an assortment of snacks and light fare including fresh oysters, fresh shrimp cocktail, our signature Italian Taco, stuffed clams, homemade breads, desserts, and more. You don’t have to place an order, just listen for our family greeting to our guests that Aldo began using 40 years ago, “Andiamo . . . andiamoooooo!”

Phone: (401) 466-2198
Address: 130 Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Anna and Steve Papa started a family tradition with a small pizzeria and sub shop on Block Island. Baking and cooking has long been a family tradition, starting with Anna’s father, Aldo, and her mother Maria, who helped develop the idea of the Block Island’s first pizzeria. As the family grew, the restaurant grew with it.

Now, Aldo’s Pizzeria and Italian Restaurant on Block Island has been serving delicious Italian Specialties since 1977!  Aldo’s prides itself on our commitment to quality, freshness and customer satisfaction. Aldo’s holds a commitment to providing great tasting Italian and American specialty cuisine for years to come.

We have the best seafood, pasta, subs, sandwiches and pizza. We are now offering gluten free pasta and pizza.  Stop in and try our award winning chowder!

Really fun local establishment. Full take out menu available.

Phone: (401) 466-5871
Business Contact Email: aldos1752@aol.com
Address: 42 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Restaurant and Bar: Ballard’s not only offers a distinctive menu of exceptionally fresh seafood, but also an incredible view of Ballard’s Beach. Ocean to table fresh fish caught from Block Island waters, and variety of local favorites and prime steaks. Outside bar on the beach with live entertainment during the summer.

Hotel: Many rooms have private balconies, ocean and beach views, and each of our guestrooms will soothe your senses and excite your imagination. Rooms have 40 inch flat screen TV with DirectTV, AC and wireless internet.

Phone: (401) 466-2231
Address: 598 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

A legendary beachside restaurant features traditional New England fare, fresh seafood and old classics with a new twist! Enjoy stunning ocean views and a large outside deck overlooking Crescent Beach.

Join us at one of the best outdoor spots to dine on island! We’re known for our fresh seafood, but we have something for everyone. Dine al fresco on our garden patio or porch overlooking the ocean.
The best deal on the Block! Buck-a-Shuck. $1 local oysters Monday through Friday from 3:00pm-4:00pm

Phone: (401) 466-2249
Business Contact Email: becky@aimerlaviegroup.com
Address: 1 Center Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Open year round. Bethany's is open for breakfast and lunch. The dinner offers an eclectic flair of items, so fun. The menu ti huge and breakfast is offered all day long. Really good, consistently good food is always available.

We are pet friendly, dogs welcome on the patio.

 

Phone: (401)466-3100
Address: 32 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Come one, come all. Block Island Beach House is centered around the iconic Surf Hotel, where you will find fresh, bright, and vintage-inspired beach front rooms with private baths and modern amenities, plus direct access to the surf and sand. A lively beach bar and relaxed lounge offer good coffee, signature cocktails, and delicious bites all day. At night, join us for drinks and music on the expansive waterfront deck, or dig into one of our festive weekly clam bakes.

Phone: (401)466-5500
Business Contact Email: stay@blockislandbeachhouse.com
Address: 79 West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

If you are looking for the freshest oysters and fish - go no further. Located at Champlin's Marina, Block Island Oyster Bar and Grill is redefining food & event production. Exquisite food, Expert coordination and Gracious service. Our Commitment - Locally sourced produce and the freshest ingredients means food that is exceptional in taste.

Eat fantastic food and enjoy the stunning view of Great Salt Pond. There are hundreds of boats coming and going constantly. Sit back relax, enjoy the view and of course the food!

Phone: (401) 466-2110
Address: 125 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Great pizza, calzones, salads, wraps and much more. All food made to order. Eat inside or outside under the umbrellas. Great place for "kid food". Beer and wine are available. Very casual, always good.

Pet friendly while outside in the lawn area.

Phone: (401) 466-9939
Address: 35 Connecticut Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Serving pub food year round. A favorite spot for locals, featuring Karaoke Night and Open Mic Night. Located below the Highview Inn. We offer a pool table, Foosball and other great barroom games.

Trivia Night, Open Mic Night - the fun never ends.

Featuring the only 360-degree view of Block Island, circa 1949—the work of artist H.D. Wetherbee. This is not be missed, Wetherbee painted in trade of food and drink.

Phone: (401) 466-5397
Business Contact Email: clubsodabiri@gmail.com
Address: 218 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Dead Eye’s eclectic menu offers the freshest seafood, including Dead Eye’s signature swordfish and lobster dishes. Open from May through September, diners can enjoy homemade soups, an extensive raw bar, creative cocktails, wine and microbrews in our casual dining room or outside on the deck overlooking New Harbor.

Newly renovated restaurant with outside seating overlooking the water, What a spot to sit - have some food, drink and watch the parade of boats go by. This very popular restaurant is always wonderful and consistently good. Enjoy seafood, steaks and wonderful sunsets. Serving lunch and dinner, daily.

Phone: (401) 466-2654
Business Contact Email: info@deadeyedicksbi.com
Address: 456 Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Eli's is a fun, much loved, small bistro located on Chapel Street in the heart of Block Island's historic Old Harbor. Eli's opened its doors in 1994 and was named as a tribute to the original owner's beloved Black Lab, Eli.

Constantly striving to offer fresh, innovative locally sourced cuisine, craft cocktails and its famous welcoming fun atmosphere; Rosemary, Brad, Anne and the extraordinary staff look forward to welcoming you to Eli's.

The food is great, the staff are great fun and so knowledgeable about the menu. Every works together like a

 

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-5230
Business Contact Email: info@elisrestaurant.com
Address: 212 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Erine's Restaurant is and island institution and well deserved. The restaurant never changes, it is full of vintage plates and memorabilia. Maureen is in the front of the house and Freddie is back - count on great food and service.

A traditional breakfast is served daily. You can sit inside or take in a spectacular Old Harbor view while eating.

 

Phone: (401) 207-9231
Address: 5 Spring Street
Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Like my fellow year-residents who call Block Island home, we work seasonally and wear more than one hat in our community. In the food truck business as in life in general, I care about today, what I do and how I do it. Family and Friends are everything and it’s a joy to share the island with new friends… like you….

Oh, and when you visit, you might get a taste of another inspiring thing about life… rock & roll

 

 

Phone: (401) 487-2298
Business Contact Email: farmstand1661F@gmail.com
Address: 212 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Finn's is located in Old Harbor, Block Island and offers fresh fish, shellfish and live lobsters in its fish market and adjoining restaurant. We have full service indoor and outdoor dining, a stocked bar with lounge, and are open seasonally from May to October. Fresh fish is a staple of this menu; lobster, scallops, clams, chowder to name a few. Much of the fish comes into the restaurant after a very short walk across the parking lot to the fishing boats, Now that is fresh!

Next door is Block Island's only fish market that guarantees the freshest seafood!

Burgers, steak and salads are always good here.  Plus, there is a great selection of signature cocktails to try. We are pet friendly, outside on the street level.

Phone: (401) 466-2473
Business Contact Email: info@finnsseafood.com
Address: 238 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Kimberly's on beautiful Block Island, Rhode Island was established in June of 2014 in the former home of Harry's Restaurant.  While the restaurant is relatively new the people behind it have been mainstays in the industry, on Block Island and New England, for decades. The "Kimberly" in Kimberly's is Kimberly Ward.  You may know Kimberly from her years as Manager of Dead Eye Dicks or as Manager/Owner of the Beachead Restaurant.  Kimberly is well known for always being in the front of the house making sure things run smoothly and greeting people with enthusiasm and warmth.  Kimberly's husband, Norman Ward has been along for the ride as well, all these years, but he is behind the scenes.  Norman, together with Terry Smith and Patty Crowley make up the "Back of the House" Managers, and while you may not see them in person too often, they are always there, in the kitchen, sending out creative, delicious, fresh, acclaimed dishes.

Kimberly is without a doubt, Block Island's number one hostess! She will bend over backwards to make sure you and your party are having the best experience possible.

Pet friendly on the outside patio, and they must be leashed.

Phone: (401) 466-8600
Business Contact Email: kimberlysbi@aol.com
Address: 214 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Los Gatitos has been a favorite for years. Located on the deck at Yellow Kittens on Corn Neck Road, its an easy walk from anywhere in town or from the beach that washes along Corn Neck. At Los Gatitos you’ll be treated to traditional Mexican fare at a great price as you wash it down with a Margarita or Mexican ale.

The nachos are a must, the best ever! The food is consistently good and interesting. The deck is great place to people watch and enjoy the ocean views - such a fun place to hang out!

Phone: (401) 466-5855
Business Contact Email: info@yellowkittens.com
Address: 596 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

McAloon's Saloon is an unassuming gem serving up local seafood, Irish-inspired dishes and island favorites. Lifelong island resident Kathleen McAloon - with the help of her family opened McAloon's to fulfill her dreams of not just standing behind the bar but standing behind the business. Enjoy a pint at our lovely Mahogany bar, a meal with the family in the cozy dining room or on the patio.

The patio is dog friendly.

Phone: (401) 466-2928
Business Contact Email: info@mcaloons.com
Instagram: @McAloonSaloon
Address: 213 Water St Block Island, RI
Description:

Location, Location, Location, right in the middle of everything on Water Street. Featuring a great lunch and dinner menu. Air Conditioned for those hot summer days.

Phone: (401) 466-5911
Address: 232 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Breakfast and lunch served. Enjoy homemade, baked goods, coffee, tea, espresso drinks, boba tea and more!

Lots of seating of upstairs, come and enjoy it's a really great space. Stop in before you leave on the boat - so convenient.

Open year round!

Phone: (401) 466-2250
Business Contact Email: sarah.oddfellowscafe@gmail.com
Address: 436 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Famous for our Lobster rolls served hot or cold, Lobster BLT, salad, and wraps. We offer good food fast!

Just steps away from the ferry in the heart of Old Harbor. We are proud to serve Dell's Lemonade. Please sit in our courtyard surrounded by beautiful gardens. We also offer soft serve and 12 flavors of ice cream

ATM on the premises and we accept all major credit cards.

 

Phone: (954) 295-1984
Address: 85 Ocean Ave, New Shoreham, RI 02807
Description:

Open Year Round! Great menu that offers specials daily.

Come in and meet old Island friends. This local’s favorite has craft beer on tap, serves casual pub food and features a large patio that’s great for for mingling on summer days. Open from 12:00 pm to 1:00 am daily.

Phone: (401) 466-2400
Business Contact Email: heartspacebi@gmail.com
Address: 123 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Homemade bagels made daily, the process starts in the wee hours of the morning - ready, and warm for an early morning opening. Baked goods galore, also made fresh daily. Egg sandwiches for the morning and a wide selection for lunch. Take it to go or sit outside at our sunny tables.

Dogs welcome, but must be leashed on our outside patio.

Phone: (401) 466-5959
Address: 235 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Our food is the fuel for our lives, it is also how we connect with others.  We believe where your food comes from, and how it is prepared and enjoyed, matters.
 Everything here is made with care for the ingredients and how it is served, as well as the environment you enjoy it in.

Phone: (401) 466-5070
Address: 33 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

NOTHIN' FANCY, JUST GOOD GRUB, TASTY COCKTAILS & FRIENDLY FOLKS. We are just a 5-minute walk from the BI Ferry in Old Harbor. Enjoy our sunny patio or the cool shaded porch-- all of our outdoor seating is dog-friendly for friendly pups. 5 Flat Screen TV's to watch your favorite teams.And now with air conditioning!  
Menu is listed online.
Pet friendly on the outside patio, but must be leashed.

Phone: (401) 466-8533
Business Contact Email: PoorPeoplesPubBI@gmail.com
Address: Corn Neck Rd & Mosquito Beach (summer)
Description:

Pots and Kettles specializes in honestly good grub made with care using wholesome ingredients. Year round wholesome takeout for carnivores and vegetarians from an original Block Island Food Truck. Cindy never disappoints, her food is fresh, and truly unique! Well worth the stop.
Pet friendly – outside patio must be leashed.

Located at Mosquito Beach on the Great Salt Pond side of Corn Neck Road.

 

Made from scratch on Block Island!

Phone: (401) 864-2433
Address: 122 Mohegan Trail, Block Island, RI
Description:

Award Winning Lobster Rolls! Fabulous setting next the Block Island's Southeast Lighthouse.

Specialty – Lobster Grilled Cheese Sandwich! Pet friendly – outside eating, only.

Phone: (401) 487-0422
Address: 52 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island’s oldest (1852) and largest hotel. Step off the veranda, relax in an Adirondack chair enjoy the
spectacular view.

Hotel: The hotel offers 50 hotel rooms, that are nestled in the most amazing, iconic building on all of Block Island. To stay here is certainly something very special.

Food: The Spring House Hotel offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner throughout our peak season (June-September). Dinner guests are offered the choice between enjoying our Bistro or Dining Room menus. Both restaurant concepts offer indoor and outdoor seating. An important mission of our establishment has become farm-to-table dining. Three gardens, located on the hotel property, are in a constant state of bloom. The produce is reflected daily in our menus.

The menu is seasonally inspired and suited to everyone’s tastes. Whether it is fresh, local Atlantic seafood, Spring House farm-grown vegetables, or decadent Neapolitan-style brick oven pizzas.

Phone: (401) 466-5844
Business Contact Email: info@SpringHouseHotel.com
Address: 33 Ocean Avenue, Block Island , RI
Description:

 

The Cracked Mug offers a wide variety of hot and iced drinks; in addition we provide savory and sweet food options. So whether you’re stopping in for your morning coffee, lunch or for an afternoon snack, we've got you covered.

We proudly serve Coastal Roasters coffee from Tiverton, Rhode Island.

Phone: (401) 466-2233
Address: 41 Water Street
Block Island, RI
Description:

One of the oldest restaurants on Block Island located in the Harborside Hotel. An iconic spot to for viewing the harbor and Block Island's downtown area. Try our tropical drinks or our delicious food. Now open for the 2020 season. Enjoy yourselves on our historic Victorian porch.

Serving breakfast lunch and dinner daily.

Phone: (401) 466-8808
Business Contact Email: theharborgrill2020@gmail.com
Address: 221 Jobs Hill, Block Island, RI
Description:

Wait til you see this!! Thousands and thousands of painted oars - everywhere. Huge eclectic menu with so many choices. Especially known for the FRESH SUSHI. Lots of seating inside and outside on the lawn. The view of New Harbor never gets old - watch the coming and going of hundreds of boats.

Pet friendly on the outside lawn area, but pet must be leashed.

Phone: (401) 466-8820
Business Contact Email: office@biresorts.com
Address: 32 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

At Block Island Beach House offering a memorable experience.  Open to all, from hotel guests to locals to day-trippers, you can grab a coffee and a breakfast sandwich, sip frosé on the beach, experience a Sunday clambake, or gaze at our sunset views while dining on the porch at The Surf. Visit us to find three distinct, but integrated spots to imbibe, nosh, and kick back and soak it all in.  
The Surf
Your summer kitchen and oceanfront porch, offering beach BBQ, fresh fish, sandwiches, salads, local beers, wine, and cocktails... all overlooking the best

7 Days/Week In-Season: 11am–9pm (drinks 'til midnight)

Coffee & Cocktails
This is where good coffee and classic cocktails meet breakfast sandwiches, housemade granola, lobster rolls, and summer salads. Serving

7 Days/Week In-Season: 7am–noon: breakfast menu 11am–9pm: all-day food menu

Beach Bar:
Block Island Beach House's Beach Bar offers the full outdoor beach experience: frosé all day, classic summer cocktails, and a laid-back vibe from above Crescent Beach, just a short walk from the ferry. Serving daily lunch, dinner, and weekly Sunday clambakes.

7 Days/Week In-Season: 11am–9pm (drinks 'til midnight)

Phone: (401) 466-5505
Address: 36 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The most well known porch on the island overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy the ferries coming and going and people watching galore while eating a tremendous meal. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Block Island’s only steakhouse serving local fish and steaks on the grille. Full menu is posted online for your viewing. Local entertainment and satellite sports provided, always.

Phone: (401) 466-2901
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandhotels.com
Address: 443 Old Town Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Fresh! Fresh made sandwiches, made to order. Funky, adorable little spot located at Bridgegate Square. Limited hours, open daily - make sure you get there or you lose out on a terrific island sandwich! Consistently delicious! Oh! and great soups, too.

Hot, yummy chocolate chip cookies are available. It is almost impossible to leave without one.

Phone: (401) 466-9661
Address: 126 Corn Neck Road, Block Island RI
Description:

A Tiki Lounge and restaurant offering a fresh take on Asian food. Try General Tso's Chicken, Lobster fried rice, PuPu Platters and so much more. Try the exotic cocktails, beautifully garnished and dangerously delicious. We offer a cozy atmosphere both in and outside on our patio.

Look for their delicious menu on line.

Tiki Thursday's ~ Kalua  Pig Roast at 6:00pm ~ All you can eat~ Karaoke w/Martimus and Lambo @ 10:00pm

Phone: (401) 466-2300

Quick and Fun Food

Address: 130 Weldon's Way, Block Island, RI
Description:

Aldo's Bakery is a family run business located in Block Island's Old Harbor. Since opening our doors for business over 40 years ago, we have stayed true to our commitment to serve fresh, homemade food. In addition to breads, pastries, and ice cream we serve a sit down breakfast with both indoor and outdoor seating. We also offer delivery, catering, and custom wedding cakes. Join us for a bite to eat, homemade ice cream and gelato, or a cup of freshly brewed coffee specially roasted for us by Rhode Island own Richard Allan Coffee.

Come and experience the huge selection of baked goods and coffee, it is not to be missed. So delicious!

Aldo’s pastry boat will bring you everything you need to dine in the comfort of your own boat. Each morning we deliver baked goods, hot coffee, fresh fruit, and warm breakfast sandwiches right to your boat. In the afternoon we deliver an assortment of snacks and light fare including fresh oysters, fresh shrimp cocktail, our signature Italian Taco, stuffed clams, homemade breads, desserts, and more. You don’t have to place an order, just listen for our family greeting to our guests that Aldo began using 40 years ago, “Andiamo . . . andiamoooooo!”

Phone: (401) 466-2198
Address: 224 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Come find your favorite Ben & Jerry flavors in an air-conditioned location.

Want to have your Ben & Jerry's ice cream the way it was originally intended? Head into one of our locally owned and operated ice cream shops and dig into any of our euphoric ice cream flavors in the way the first scoops were served up by Ben and Jerry themselves. We even offer catering and will deliver our ice cream right to your next party or event!

Phone: (401) 466-5430
Address: 459 Chapel Street, behind Eli's Restaurant, Block Island
Description:

Blocks of Fudge an Island Tradition offers fresh fudge in a variety of flavors such as; chocolate, coffee heath crunch, penuche and turtle fudge. Stop by for a taste! Named “Best Fudge” by Rhode Island Monthly. Twenty-four years as a family business. Largest variety of candy on Block Island, including gummies, sours and handmade chocolates. Fill a box from the souvenir candy bin!

Great source for wedding favors!

Phone: (401) 466-5196
Address: 200 Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Gourmet chocolate, truffles, fudge, home of the Sandy Feet Turtle. and wedding favors. Located in the heart of our shopping district.

Luscious fudge, handcrafted chocolates, nuts roasted fresh on the premises, candy to suit every sweet tooth ... Chapel Sweets is where you'll find the best sweet treats on Block Island!

Planning a wedding or special event?  We put together beautiful and tasty wedding favors or gift hospitality bags - and deliver them for you.

When you're on the island, visit us at the corner of  Chapel Street and Weldon's Way (just follow that aroma of freshly roasted nuts).  Just say "I Love Chocolate" when you are in the store and receive 15% off your fudge and candy order!  Only one offer per purchase - discounts cannot be combined (such as the Daily Deal).

When you aren't lucky enough to be on the island (or in the off season), shop our website for us to ship you a delicious taste of the island!

Phone: (401) 466-2672
Business Contact Email: chapelsweets@gmail.com
Address: 36 Water Street
Block Island, RI 02807
Description:

Dune & Bluff's (coffee and gelato)
Founded by Chaz Vest, a college student, entrepreneur, and full-time island resident, Dune & Bluff’s is a coffee and gelato destination that combines urban chic with beachfront cool for a fun, unique, and delicious dining experience.

 

Phone: (631) 487-4510
Business Contact Email: chazmvest@gmail.com
Address: 227 Weldon's Way, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Ice Cream Place is Block Island’s original ice cream parlor (35 years). We get our ice cream and frozen yogurt from 5 dairies and choose what we, and our customers, think are the best flavors from each. We have 40 flavors up at any time and rotate through 60 varieties. Enjoy your favorite ice cream in one of our home made waffle cones. We make our own hot fudge and butterscotch sauces, and whip our own chocolate or regular whip cream so we can scoop it on your sundae. We also have a wonderful peanut butter sauce and assorted nuts and candy toppings. Try one of our regular or specialty sundaes - brownie, turtle, or cookie - or a banana split. Our baked goods are made from scratch using quality ingredients. Try the double fudge brownies, chocolate chip or heath bar cookies, panda bear brownies, lemon bars, frosted peanut butter brownies, or chocolate dipped macaroons.

Phone: (401) 466-2145
Address: 232 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Breakfast and lunch served. Enjoy homemade, baked goods, coffee, tea, espresso drinks, boba tea and more!

Lots of seating of upstairs, come and enjoy it's a really great space. Stop in before you leave on the boat - so convenient.

Open year round!

Phone: (401) 466-2250
Business Contact Email: sarah.oddfellowscafe@gmail.com
Address: 436 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Famous for our Lobster rolls served hot or cold, Lobster BLT, salad, and wraps. We offer good food fast!

Just steps away from the ferry in the heart of Old Harbor. We are proud to serve Dell's Lemonade. Please sit in our courtyard surrounded by beautiful gardens. We also offer soft serve and 12 flavors of ice cream

ATM on the premises and we accept all major credit cards.

 

Phone: (954) 295-1984
Address: 1 Ocean Ave, Block Island, RI
Description:

Home of the “Killer Donuts” Best homemade donuts on the island. Award winning Island Tradition! This Food Truck is located in New Harbor. We open early to provide the only homemade, HOT donuts on the island.

Bet, you can't just eat one!!

Pet friendly, duck friendly, too.

Address: Box 1171
206 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

If there was ever an apt name for a new business on Block Island, it’s got to be Smitty’s. Here’s the lineup of founding members: Jeff Smith, Gavin Smith and Jayden Smith. The name seems inevitable.

Featuring 18 flavors of Richardson's Creamery Ice Cream. Enjoy your ice cream while sitting on our beautiful deck on the Great Salt Pond, including a fire pit. Catch a wonderful sunset while there enjoying your cone.

Phone: (401) 533-3073
Business Contact Email: smittysicecreambi@gmail.com
Address: 33 Ocean Avenue, Block Island , RI
Description:

 

The Cracked Mug offers a wide variety of hot and iced drinks; in addition we provide savory and sweet food options. So whether you’re stopping in for your morning coffee, lunch or for an afternoon snack, we've got you covered.

We proudly serve Coastal Roasters coffee from Tiverton, Rhode Island.

Phone: (401) 466-2233

 

Mainland Dining

Address: 140 Point Judith Rd, Narragansett, RI
Description:

Since its founding, the skilled chefs and talented staff of Arturo Joe's have been crafting our reputation as the best place to go for delicious Italian cuisine. 
We are located in beautiful Narragansett, RI to provide you with extraordinary dishes that will transport your senses across the ocean to the Italian countryside.

Our chefs have the highest standards when it comes to making every dish that we serve, and their unwavering attention to detail is why our regular customers think we are the best place for Italian cuisine around! 

Phone: (401) 789-3230

Where to stay on Block Island?

Whether your style is a gorgeous large Victorian hotel with all the amenities, a quaint single room B&B off the beaten path, or anything in between, Block Island has just the right place to stay. Incredible ocean views, beautiful countryside, a chance to see a sparkling clear Milky Way on a breezy night, your favorite place to stay on vacation is right here!

 

 

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Hotels – 10 Rooms or More

B&Bs, Guest Houses and Inns – 9 Rooms or Less

Apartments and Cottages

Houses

Special Needs

Pet Friendly

 

Hotels – 10 Rooms or More

 

Address: 5 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The 1661 Inn offers magnificent ocean view rooms featuring a combination of decks, televisions, whirlpool tubs or fireplaces. The 1661 offers a few other places to stay off the main property; Anchor House, Dewey Cottage, Dodge Cottage, Narragansett Inn and the Hendrickson House.

No matter where you stay you will be afforded the famous Champagne buffet breakfast which is offered to all guests.

Open year round. While there please enjoy the Abrams Exotic Animal Farm. This a true island treasure!

Phone: (401) 466-2421
Business Contact Email: office@biresorts.com
Address: 359 High Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Perched atop a hill just above town, the Atlantic Inn tru­ly offers the best of loca­tions: boast­ing both peace­ful­ness and prox­im­i­ty. While the major­i­ty of shops, restau­rants and fer­ries are just a short 7 minute stroll away, the six acre prop­er­ty offers qui­et sur­round­ings of rolling lawns and care­ful­ly tend­ed gar­dens. The lofty loca­tion also offers stun­ning water views and fresh ocean breezes.

This 1879 Victorian inn is located on 6 acres – unparalleled ocean and island views and spectacular sunsets.

The Atlantic Inn’s twen­ty-one guest rooms, all indi­vid­u­al­ly fur­nished with antiques, await your arrival. Each guest room has a pri­vate bath, locat­ed on either the sec­ond or third floor of the Inn. The Vic­to­ri­an charm that cap­ti­vates you when you enter the Inn’s lob­by, repeats itself through­out the rooms.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5883
Business Contact Email: atlanticinn@biri.com
Address: 32 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Come one, come all. Block Island Beach House is centered around the iconic Surf Hotel, where you will find fresh, bright, and vintage-inspired beach front rooms with private baths and modern amenities, plus direct access to the surf and sand. A lively beach bar and relaxed lounge offer good coffee, signature cocktails, and delicious bites all day. At night, join us for drinks and music on the expansive waterfront deck, or dig into one of our festive weekly clam bakes.

Phone: (401)466-5500
Business Contact Email: stay@blockislandbeachhouse.com
Address: 80 West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Situated on Block Island’s beautiful Great Salt Pond, Champlin’s is one of New England’s finest and largest resorts and marinas. Champlin’s is a self-contained resort that blends family atmosphere with a casual and relaxing environment that the entire family will enjoy.

All the rooms and suites are air-conditioned  with water views, private baths, refrigerators & microwaves. This resort offers  tennis courts, a movie theater, Block Island Oyster Bar, a large salt water pool, Trader Vic's bar at the end of the dock, ice cream shop, video arcade, bumper boats (Block Island Parasail) and a playground! It will be difficult to leave the grounds - why go anywhere?

Dock your boat at Block Island's largest marina! Lots of dock space available - call to reserve.

Phone: (401) 466-7777
Business Contact Email: info@champlinsresort.com
Address: 62 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Darius Inn is named after Captain Darius B. Dodge, a druggist, who made and sold medical elixirs on the property in the 1800s.  The newly renovated Darius Inn was also the former switchboard house, the Wayside Inn and the Gables 2 Inn.

This iconic Block Island property was renovated under the new name The Darius Inn in the Spring of 2013 by a pair of sisters, Christy and Becca, who are originally from the Philadelphia area. The building now offers 6 guest rooms upstairs & 5 pet friendly suites on the first floor - all are walking distance from the ferry landing, in the heart of old harbor & steps from the beach.  All accommodations include happy hour, beach chairs/towels, TV, WIFI, grill access and exceptional service.  Many are pet friendly, feature private bathrooms, kitchenettes, ocean views, private porches, air conditioning and include a delectable hot healthy breakfast.

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-2722
Business Contact Email: dariusblockisland@gmail.com
Address: 440 Dodge St Block Island, RI
Description:

Situated by the sea in the heart of the historic district, the Gothic Inn combines the convenience of location with the warm hospitality of a family run country inn. Here you can absorb the spectacular view of surf and beach, watch commercial and pleasure boats enter and leave Old Harbor, and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere for which Block Island is so famous. Originally built as the private residence of Captain Darius B. Dodge, a 19th Century druggist and sea captain, the Gothic Inn is now owned and operated by the Wohl family, who are also pharmacists. We thank those who visited us in the past and hope you stay with us again on Block Island. We look forward to hearing from you!

Located near everything, walk from the ferry and right over to the beach. Let the vacation begin!

A pet friendly inn.

Phone: (401) 466-2918
Business Contact Email: info@thegothicinn.com
Address: Box 280 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located in the heart of down town Block Island.

The Harborside Inn has been welcoming visitors to Block Island for over a century with its Victorian seaport charm. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Harborside Inn is located in the heart of Block Island’s main town, facing out over Old Harbor and the ocean beyond. The convenient location makes walking to the sandy beaches, as well as shops, restaurants and the movie theater just steps away.

All rooms have private baths and A/C

Phone: (401) 466-5504
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandreservations.com
Address: 251 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Welcome to the Hotel Manisses, escape to the calming aura and posh appeal of this Block Island favorite.  Conveniently located steps from the Old Harbor ferry, Ballard’s beach, galleries, shops and entertainment, this boutique hotel is top pick for savvy travelers looking for intimacy and elegance.  We invite you to experience modern luxury with thoughtful touches in our newly appointed guest rooms all featuring; AC, supreme bedding and linens, Aromatherapy Associates bath amenities, pre-arrival concierge services, and acclaimed on-site dining.  

 

Hotel Manisses • (Prix Fixe) Tasting Menus & (Al Fresco Dining) Wednesday ~ Saturday evenings • Sunday (Brunch) 10:30am                       

Wildgreens (modern jazz) Fridays 6 ~9pm

Dave Lefkin (piano bar) Wednesdays 6 ~9pm

 

Phone: (401) 466-9898
Business Contact Email: info@hotelmanisses.com
Address: 52 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

If you love the Spring House in the summer, be sure to come off season and continue to enjoy the Inn at Spring House experience year round! This is new building that offers all the finest amenities. A short walk from the ferry, or opt for their private transportation.

At the Inn at Spring House guests are invited to enjoy modern luxury with thoughtful touches in our newly appointed guest rooms, many with ocean views. All featuring; Supreme bedding & linens, Essential Elements* bath amenities by Gilchrist & Soames, AC, WiFi, and Extended Basic Cable. A stay at the Inn also comes with a chef prepared morning breakfast, Wine & Cheese hour, and Courtesy Shuttle.

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-5844
Business Contact Email: info@springhousehotel.com
Address: 1 Ocean Ave
Block Island, RI
Description:

The Narragansett Inn is situated on a small hill overlooking Great Salt Pond. This inn overs stunning views from all directions. This has to be the most glorious porch on the island to sit and watch hundreds of boats in New Harbor come and go. This is a prime example of Block Island's historic Victorian architecture. The 1661 Inn oversees the bookings here.

The Narragansett Inn also will provide a venue for your gathering; such as receptions and rehearsal dinners.

Phone: (401) 466-2421
Business Contact Email: info@biresorts.com
Address: 36 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The island’s flagship Victorian hotel, circa 1888. Centrally located; all rooms with private baths, televisions and phones. Also, the Island’s only steakhouse. Famous porch overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Local fish and steaks on the grille. Local entertainment and satellite TVs. Pet friendly – outside back patio must be leashed.

We really do have one of the best locations; directly across the street from the ferry building, you can walk to the beaches, shops, and restaurants. Bike and moped rentals available nearby for exploring!

New for the 2020 season, all of our rooms will be air-conditioned!

 

Phone: (401) 466-2901
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandhotels.com
Address: Box 280 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

The New Shoreham House is located in town across from the ferry landing. Most rooms here have shared bathrooms and many have ocean views. This inn is a charming fifteen room hostel style inn with Victorian appeal. Three of the rooms have private bathrooms while the other twelve share three bathrooms which are located in the hall.  Each room has one full sized bed. Additional bedding (cots, inflatables, etc) are not permitted in any of the rooms.  Relax on the ocean view deck at the New Shoreham House while watching the boats sail in and out of Old Harbor. If you are looking for competitive rates and a convenient location, this inn is for you!

Phone: (401) 466-5504
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandreservations.com
Address: 508 Old Town Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

To help you unplug from the real world however you want, while enjoying the warmth and tranquility of our eco-friendly Inn and building a lasting connection with the simplicity and beauty of our Island!

Charming historic New England inn, renovated with first-class amenities and private baths. It is located in a quiet, convenient location close to both the beach and restaurants.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5958
Business Contact Email: oldtowninnblockisland@yahoo.com
Address: 111 Beach Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Rooms at Payne’s Harbor View Inn on Block Island feature water views, private decks, antique furnishings and whirlpool baths. You may also choose to stay in one of our spacious one-room suites equipped with in-room Jacuzzis. No other room on Block Island can compare to the luxury.

Each of our 10 rooms is unique and has been carefully decorated with our guests in mind. They are noted as being among the most spacious and clean on Block Island. Whether you are visiting with your family or friends, our inn is the perfect place for you to stay. We happily welcome children over the age of 12.

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-5758
Business Contact Email: paynesinn@gmail.com
Address: 1005 Roslyn Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Fresh, spacious, rooms with king canopy or queen size beds, ocean and country views, decks and AC! Just a short walk to town on 20 acres of beautiful farmland, enjoy a peaceful setting without the intrusion of TVs. Amenities include continental breakfast, satellite Wi-Fi, free parking, beach towels, ice machine and guest washer/dryer, evening fire pit. Beach Rose Bicycles on premises. Awarded “Best Rooms with a View” by Yankee Magazine. Enjoying Block Island’s natural beauty doesn’t get better than this!

On twenty acres of farmland the Rose Farm Inn is a part of Block Island where your memories will be special. Guests enjoy a peaceful, naturally beautiful setting with the convenience of being close to town and the beaches.

Phone: (401) 466-2034
Business Contact Email: rosefarm@riconnect.com
Address: 71 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Sea Breeze Inn is a 10 room bed and breakfast. Idyllically situated overlooking a magnificent vista of the meadow, pond, ocean and coastline. Breathtaking! The Sea Breeze is known for their beautiful and stunning perennial gardens

Each of our ten guestrooms has been designed to create an environment of comfort and peacefulness, with an inspired mix of vintage decor combined with a selection of modern art. Our rooms are filled with turn-of-the-century and hand-painted furniture authentic to the island. Beautiful hand-selected linens and fabrics, handmade pottery, handblown glassware, custom tiled showers, and aromatherapy toiletries are among the standard amenities guests will find in their rooms.

Phone: (401) 466-2275
Business Contact Email: info@seabreezeblockisland.com
Address: Box 280 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Seacrest Inn has been completely renovated over the winter and has opened with a new and fresh look for the 2017 season! This 18 room inn is located on the corner of High Street and Weldon’s Way, just a short walk (under five minutes) from the Old Harbor Ferry landing. Each of the rooms has one queen bed,  A/C, all new furnishings, and private bathrooms. Other guest amenities include hairdryers, iron and ironing boards.  Guests of the Seacrest Inn check in first at the Harborside Inn, located directly across from the Old Harbor ferry landing. Check in time is 3pm and check out time is 11am. If you arrive before check in or would like to spend the day on your departure day, we offer luggage storage at the Harborside Inn.

Phone: (401) 466-5504
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandreservations.com
Address: 52 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island’s oldest (1852) and largest hotel. Step off the veranda, relax in an Adirondack chair enjoy the
spectacular view.

Hotel: The hotel offers 50 hotel rooms, that are nestled in the most amazing, iconic building on all of Block Island. To stay here is certainly something very special.

Food: The Spring House Hotel offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner throughout our peak season (June-September). Dinner guests are offered the choice between enjoying our Bistro or Dining Room menus. Both restaurant concepts offer indoor and outdoor seating. An important mission of our establishment has become farm-to-table dining. Three gardens, located on the hotel property, are in a constant state of bloom. The produce is reflected daily in our menus.

The menu is seasonally inspired and suited to everyone’s tastes. Whether it is fresh, local Atlantic seafood, Spring House farm-grown vegetables, or decadent Neapolitan-style brick oven pizzas.

Phone: (401) 466-5844
Business Contact Email: info@SpringHouseHotel.com
Address: Box 280 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

A charming ten room inn located in the heart of the historic district. Many of the rooms have breathtaking ocean views, and all rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, new beds, and recent renovations. All rooms have amenities such as full bath, color TVs, coffee maker, microwave, and small refrigerator. The convenient location in Old Harbor, within walking distance to the island’s shops, restaurants and beaches makes this inn a perfect vacation choice.

Phone: (401) 466-5504
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandreservations.com

 

B&Bs and Guest Houses – 9 Rooms or Less

 

Address: 597 Corn Neck Rd Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or an epic family vacation, you'll love every minute you spend on this dreamy island. Whether you're the outdoors adventure type, or just prefer to kick back with a good book to catch up on some reading, you'll find the perfect things to do on Block Island for your taste. While there is no shortage of activities to be found on this tiny dream of an island it's also the perfect opportunity, at least for a moment, to do nothing at all.

A beautiful renovated property on the beach and steps from town. Private bath, AC, full breakfast, WIFI and afternoon wine hour.

Phone: (401) 466-5891
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandinns.com
Address: 42 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Restaurant and Bar: Ballard’s not only offers a distinctive menu of exceptionally fresh seafood, but also an incredible view of Ballard’s Beach. Ocean to table fresh fish caught from Block Island waters, and variety of local favorites and prime steaks. Outside bar on the beach with live entertainment during the summer.

Hotel: Many rooms have private balconies, ocean and beach views, and each of our guestrooms will soothe your senses and excite your imagination. Rooms have 40 inch flat screen TV with DirectTV, AC and wireless internet.

Phone: (401) 466-2231
Address: 584 Beach Avenue Block Island, RI
Description:

Simple elegance at the heart of the island. On the corner of Beach and Ocean Avenues, this bed and breakfast is convenient to both Old and New Harbors, the airport, shops, restaurants, beaches and ferries. The 1886 farmhouse sits on a hilltop overlooking beautiful Great Salt Pond. Six newly renovated rooms that offer breakfast and wine and cheese hour, in-room fridge, beach chairs and umbrellas,

The Barrington also offers two two-bedroom apartments (Barn 1 and Barn 2), each sleeping up to 5.  Newly renovated with great views and decks overlooking the Great Salt Pond

Select pet-friendly accommodations available.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5510
Business Contact Email: BarringtonInnBI@gmail.com
Address: 753 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

If you need or want breathtaking views and quiet - this is it!

A pleasant place to stay with a private entrance with expansive views overlooking the North Lighthouse, Sachem Pond and the ocean. A quiet location that is near walking trails and beaches.

A suite with a queen-size bed, sitting room, morning kitchen and a private bath and shower.

 

Phone: (401) 466-2118
Address: 61 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Blue Dory Inn sits at the head of the famous Crescent Beach and is only a short walking distance to the ferry, fine restaurants and Island shops. Join us in the eat-in kitchen for a delicious complimentary New England breakfast. Then take a towel and chair and follow the short path from our back door right down to Crescent beach, with its miles of unspoiled beauty. After a day at the beach, relax in the Blue Dory parlor where wine, hors d'oeuvres and our famous Block Island Barnacle cookies are served every afternoon.

Traditional Victorian inn steps from beach and town. Private baths, AC, full breakfast, WIFI, afternoon wine hour.

Phone: (401) 466-5891
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandinns.com
Address: Ocean Ave Block Island, RI
Description:

Rooms: 6

Phone: 401 466-2421
Address: Weldon's Way Block Island, RI
Description:

Great location in town area, close to beach and ferry. TV’s, Queen beds, and private bath. Handicap room, AC, TV. Children welcome. No pets.
Rooms: 6 Apartments: 2

Phone: 401 466-2421
Address: 231 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Situated on a hill at the head of Old Harbor allowing for panoramic views, the Inn is nestled in the heart of Block Island’s historic district. The finest restaurants, shopping, and beaches are just a stone’s throw away. Built in 1882, the Inn exemplifies the finest in Victorian gingerbread architecture in the Northeast. It’s magnificent three-story design and positioning as the backdrop for our illustrious Statue of Rebecca make the Inn one of Block Island’s most photographed landmarks. Recently, the Inn was prominently featured in Showtime’s hit series “The Affair!

Located close to the ferry in the center of Old Harbor! Walk to beaches, restaurants, shops. Waterview balconies, private baths, wifi, breakfast, afternoon wine and cheese children over 12.

Phone: (914) 707-3367
Business Contact Email: stay@innatoldharbor.com
Address: 351 High Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Sheffield House is a charming Queen Anne style Victorian home built in 1888 for the Dr. J.E. Bennett. The wrap-around front porch is the perfect spot to relax with a glass of wine with friends. Enjoy the unique floral varieties found in our gardens.

The Sheffield House maintains five comfortable guest rooms most with private bath, all with queen bed and satellite TV. The Sheffield offers a glorious people watching porch - enjoy!

A relaxing retreat warmed with hospitality and Victorian Charm, this is truly one of Block Island's iconic buildings. The Sheffield House is within walking distance to town, the beaches and the Old Harbor Ferry.

Phone: (401) 847-4824
Business Contact Email: info@sheffieldhousebi.com
Address: Box 416, Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Sullivan House is Block Island’s best place to stay for seaside elegance, historic charm and fine cuisine.  Set on a 26 acre peninsula, surrounded by the ocean, The Sullivan House is the perfect place to relax, take in the sunset and enjoy your time on Block Island. Our six guest rooms blend antique décor with modern comfort. Guests enjoy our majestic wrap-around porch, the elegance of our Cypress Dining Room, and the relaxed vibe of the Snug, our lounge.

The Sullivan House is a much-admired architectural gem. It was built in 1904 for Col. LU Maltby, the owner of the Continental Hotel in Philadelphia. In 1929, he sold the house to Cornelius Sullivan.   Sullivan was a Wall Street lawyer and his wife, Mary Quinn Sullivan, was an artist and art teacher in the New York City public schools.

In 1993, The Sullivan House was lovingly restored by Ellen Ball O’Brien whose grandfather, Simon Ray Ball, built the house in 1904.  The Sullivan House continues as a family business.

The Sullivan House commands unsurpassed views of the Atlantic Ocean and Great Salt Pond. Each room features an ocean view, four-poster bed, and private bath. Private, yet walking-distance to the beach and town.

Phone: (401) 466-5020
Business Contact Email: info@thesullivanhouse.com

 

Apartments and Cottages

 

Address: 584 Beach Avenue Block Island, RI
Description:

Simple elegance at the heart of the island. On the corner of Beach and Ocean Avenues, this bed and breakfast is convenient to both Old and New Harbors, the airport, shops, restaurants, beaches and ferries. The 1886 farmhouse sits on a hilltop overlooking beautiful Great Salt Pond. Six newly renovated rooms that offer breakfast and wine and cheese hour, in-room fridge, beach chairs and umbrellas,

The Barrington also offers two two-bedroom apartments (Barn 1 and Barn 2), each sleeping up to 5.  Newly renovated with great views and decks overlooking the Great Salt Pond

Select pet-friendly accommodations available.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5510
Business Contact Email: BarringtonInnBI@gmail.com
Address: Center Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Center Road Apartments are in a great central location on the corner of Beacon Hill and Center Road.
There are a few different spaces to choose from which can be combined for a bigger group.

There is a one bath apartment (sleeps 6) has 2 bedrooms, futon couch in living area, full kitchen, deck, air conditioning, wireless internet, and out door shower. This can be combined with the Block Island Studio Apartment  to add 4 more people. The studio can be assessed internally and adds a queen bed and double futon couch with a full bath and kitchenette. It is rented separately.

 

 

 

 

Phone: (860) 961-7878
Address: 62 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Darius Inn is named after Captain Darius B. Dodge, a druggist, who made and sold medical elixirs on the property in the 1800s.  The newly renovated Darius Inn was also the former switchboard house, the Wayside Inn and the Gables 2 Inn.

This iconic Block Island property was renovated under the new name The Darius Inn in the Spring of 2013 by a pair of sisters, Christy and Becca, who are originally from the Philadelphia area. The building now offers 6 guest rooms upstairs & 5 pet friendly suites on the first floor - all are walking distance from the ferry landing, in the heart of old harbor & steps from the beach.  All accommodations include happy hour, beach chairs/towels, TV, WIFI, grill access and exceptional service.  Many are pet friendly, feature private bathrooms, kitchenettes, ocean views, private porches, air conditioning and include a delectable hot healthy breakfast.

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-2722
Business Contact Email: dariusblockisland@gmail.com
Address: Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

You won't believe this location! Gertrude Ball Suite is located on a hill overlooking the ocean in all directions. On one side you have stunning view of Crescent Beach and on the other all of Great Salt Pond.

The suite has a queen size 4 poster bed, sleeper sofa, mini fridge, microwave, decks & wifi. Bedding and bath towels are provided. Sleeps two people.

Phone: (617) 251-4630
Business Contact Email: kiwenge@gmail.com
Address: 440 Dodge St Block Island, RI
Description:

Situated by the sea in the heart of the historic district, the Gothic Inn combines the convenience of location with the warm hospitality of a family run country inn. Here you can absorb the spectacular view of surf and beach, watch commercial and pleasure boats enter and leave Old Harbor, and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere for which Block Island is so famous. Originally built as the private residence of Captain Darius B. Dodge, a 19th Century druggist and sea captain, the Gothic Inn is now owned and operated by the Wohl family, who are also pharmacists. We thank those who visited us in the past and hope you stay with us again on Block Island. We look forward to hearing from you!

Located near everything, walk from the ferry and right over to the beach. Let the vacation begin!

A pet friendly inn.

Phone: (401) 466-2918
Business Contact Email: info@thegothicinn.com
Address: High Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located about 1/2 out of town on High Street. This upstairs get-away offers sleeping for up to four. It does include A/C.

Phone: (914) 424-3699
Address: 627 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located on Corn Neck Road, just north of Scotch Beach, The Harbourview is an original island farmhouse dating from 1888. The property is nestled behind tall privet hedges and is close to Andy's Way, The Block Island Club, and Greenway Hiking Trails, and includes walking access to Great Salt Pond. Our rentals include the first floor of the Main House and the Captain's and Mate's Cottages.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5235
Business Contact Email: HarbourviewBI@gmail.com
Address: 215 Chapel St Block Island, RI
Description:

The Island Manor Resort features both Studio and One Bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens. Gas and charcoal barbecue grills with picnic tables are available for your enjoyment, as well as a playground area for the children. Dine out at one of the Island’s many fine restaurants, or enjoy a meal prepared right in the privacy of your own suite.

Phone: (401) 466-5567
Business Contact Email: island.manor.resort@verizon.net
Address: 847 High Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Welcome to historic Mitchell Cottage! Just a ten minute walk from Old Harbor (ferry, restaurants, beaches). Unit A spans two floors and features two bedrooms, a spacious common area, kitchen and beautiful outdoor space on a private deck. The main floor of the home is owner occupied-- your hosts are year round Block Islanders who are happy to give you tips on enjoying your stay on one of the most beautiful places on earth!
This is a wonderful location so close to restaurants, shops, and the beaches. You will certainly enjoy this beautiful historic home.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5053 and (203) 792-3789
Address: 64 Connecticut Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Nightly and weekly rentals. Studios, 1, or 2 bedroom vacation apartments with decks, porches or patios sleeping 2,4, or 6 (23 suites to choose from). All units have a fully equipped kitchen and linens are provided. Outdoor heated pool. Located near everything, within walking distance of Old Harbor.

Tennis, WIFI, DirecTV, BBQs. Family resort and more.

Phone: (401) 466-2100
Business Contact Email: info@neptunehouse.com
Address: High Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located about 1/4 out of town, tucked away behind the Bellvue House. Offering a king sized bed and sleeps two.

Phone: (781) 710-4578

 

Houses

 

Address: Payne Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

We offer a selection of homes in wonderful locations that are perfect for your family vacation.

Whether it is your 1st or 100th visit to Block Island, our vacation rental properties pair a vacation experience with an “at home” feel.  Enjoy the space and privacy of a private home while vacationing on this exceptional island dubbed “one of the last great places” by the The Nature Conservancy.

Why Vacation Rentals Block Island?  No “booking” fees means a savings for you the consumer.  It is a direct link to homeowners for quick answers to questions or for recommendations to enhance your Block Island experience.  This is a true “rent by owner” site and each vacation rental is handled exclusively by the actual property owner.

Phone: (401) 466-5571
Address: West Beach Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

“CREW’S HIDEOUT” is just that … where friends and family gather. Marvelous house that can accommodate over 16 people, 3 bedrooms on the first and 3 bedrooms on the second floor. The sunsets are outrageous with views of the ocean, new harbor and the Rhode Island coastline.

 

Phone: (973) 575-1706
Business Contact Email: carmen.piocosta@gmail.com
Address: 582 Beach Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

The house originally belonged to John C. Champlin, the island’s only physician. Dr. Champlin named the building after a Greek Goddess of health, Hygeia. For the last 15 years, its unique charm, history and island style have provided a safe and unpretentious haven for thousands of visitors, families, artists and writers.

The Hygeia House is Block Island’s largest vacation rental boasting 12 bedrooms and 11.5 bathrooms and is the ideal home for large families, retreats, reunions, and wedding parties. Accommodating up to 30 guest, the house is also staffed for cleaning and support.

This is a great location, walk to all the great restaurants in New Harbor. Or, get ready for all the great family fun with all the wonderful water activities nearby.

Phone: (401) 856-9920
Business Contact Email: hygeiabi@gmail.com
Address: 837 West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

This is a great location, walk to all the great restaurants in New Harbor. Or, get ready for all the great family fun with all the wonderful water activities nearby.

This is a great house for a large family or group! With 7 large bedrooms and 4 living levels, there is plenty of space to spread out. The first level has a large eat-in kitchen with all the amenities, a large dining room, three separate living/sitting rooms and a half bath.

There are beautiful New Harbor views from nearly every room in the house! Enjoy the beautiful field of cows right in the front yard - they are a show stopper.

Phone: (401) 714-2716
Business Contact Email: Kblockisland@aol.com
Address: 511 Connecticut Avenue
Block Island, Rhode Island
Description:

 

Summer Hill is a beautiful, old, Block Island farmhouse (1885), that was formerly a Bed and Breakfast and is now rented by the week. It is perfect for family reunions, workshops, retreats, or for most larger groups. We also host weddings.

Sleeps 20.

We rent by the week (Monday-Monday) during the summer season (last week of June till Labor Day). The rent is $10,000/week and includes all fees. Before and after the summer season we rent weekends (Friday and Saturday nights) for $3000 and weeknights for $750/nt.

Phone: (401) 447-to 3709 or (401) 741-4969
Business Contact Email: summerhillbi@msn.com
Address: Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Your vacation home awaits a short thirteen miles out, across Block Island Sound. Whether you are staying a week or a month, our homes overlooking the Atlantic and Great Salt Pond have something for everyone. Tastefully appointed rooms, graceful porches and commanding panoramic views transport you to the intersection of peace and tranquility.


The MacGregor, 4 bedroom, sleeps 9 comfortably.

The Beach House, 5 bedroom, sleeps 10.

This location is one of Block Island's best! The views and grounds are incredible. On one side is all of Crescent Beach where you will watch the ferry boats sail back and forth all day long. On the other side of the hill is all of Great Salt Pond, where you will watch hundreds of pleasure boats move about the Pond.

 

Phone: (617) 938-1175

 

Special Needs

 

Address: 5 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The 1661 Inn offers magnificent ocean view rooms featuring a combination of decks, televisions, whirlpool tubs or fireplaces. The 1661 offers a few other places to stay off the main property; Anchor House, Dewey Cottage, Dodge Cottage, Narragansett Inn and the Hendrickson House.

No matter where you stay you will be afforded the famous Champagne buffet breakfast which is offered to all guests.

Open year round. While there please enjoy the Abrams Exotic Animal Farm. This a true island treasure!

Phone: (401) 466-2421
Business Contact Email: office@biresorts.com
Address: 32 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Come one, come all. Block Island Beach House is centered around the iconic Surf Hotel, where you will find fresh, bright, and vintage-inspired beach front rooms with private baths and modern amenities, plus direct access to the surf and sand. A lively beach bar and relaxed lounge offer good coffee, signature cocktails, and delicious bites all day. At night, join us for drinks and music on the expansive waterfront deck, or dig into one of our festive weekly clam bakes.

Phone: (401)466-5500
Business Contact Email: stay@blockislandbeachhouse.com
Address: 80 West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Situated on Block Island’s beautiful Great Salt Pond, Champlin’s is one of New England’s finest and largest resorts and marinas. Champlin’s is a self-contained resort that blends family atmosphere with a casual and relaxing environment that the entire family will enjoy.

All the rooms and suites are air-conditioned  with water views, private baths, refrigerators & microwaves. This resort offers  tennis courts, a movie theater, Block Island Oyster Bar, a large salt water pool, Trader Vic's bar at the end of the dock, ice cream shop, video arcade, bumper boats (Block Island Parasail) and a playground! It will be difficult to leave the grounds - why go anywhere?

Dock your boat at Block Island's largest marina! Lots of dock space available - call to reserve.

Phone: (401) 466-7777
Business Contact Email: info@champlinsresort.com
Address: Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

You won't believe this location! Gertrude Ball Suite is located on a hill overlooking the ocean in all directions. On one side you have stunning view of Crescent Beach and on the other all of Great Salt Pond.

The suite has a queen size 4 poster bed, sleeper sofa, mini fridge, microwave, decks & wifi. Bedding and bath towels are provided. Sleeps two people.

Phone: (617) 251-4630
Business Contact Email: kiwenge@gmail.com
Address: Weldon's Way Block Island, RI
Description:

Great location in town area, close to beach and ferry. TV’s, Queen beds, and private bath. Handicap room, AC, TV. Children welcome. No pets.
Rooms: 6 Apartments: 2

Phone: 401 466-2421
Address: 251 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Welcome to the Hotel Manisses, escape to the calming aura and posh appeal of this Block Island favorite.  Conveniently located steps from the Old Harbor ferry, Ballard’s beach, galleries, shops and entertainment, this boutique hotel is top pick for savvy travelers looking for intimacy and elegance.  We invite you to experience modern luxury with thoughtful touches in our newly appointed guest rooms all featuring; AC, supreme bedding and linens, Aromatherapy Associates bath amenities, pre-arrival concierge services, and acclaimed on-site dining.  

 

Hotel Manisses • (Prix Fixe) Tasting Menus & (Al Fresco Dining) Wednesday ~ Saturday evenings • Sunday (Brunch) 10:30am                       

Wildgreens (modern jazz) Fridays 6 ~9pm

Dave Lefkin (piano bar) Wednesdays 6 ~9pm

 

Phone: (401) 466-9898
Business Contact Email: info@hotelmanisses.com
Address: 582 Beach Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

The house originally belonged to John C. Champlin, the island’s only physician. Dr. Champlin named the building after a Greek Goddess of health, Hygeia. For the last 15 years, its unique charm, history and island style have provided a safe and unpretentious haven for thousands of visitors, families, artists and writers.

The Hygeia House is Block Island’s largest vacation rental boasting 12 bedrooms and 11.5 bathrooms and is the ideal home for large families, retreats, reunions, and wedding parties. Accommodating up to 30 guest, the house is also staffed for cleaning and support.

This is a great location, walk to all the great restaurants in New Harbor. Or, get ready for all the great family fun with all the wonderful water activities nearby.

Phone: (401) 856-9920
Business Contact Email: hygeiabi@gmail.com
Address: 52 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

If you love the Spring House in the summer, be sure to come off season and continue to enjoy the Inn at Spring House experience year round! This is new building that offers all the finest amenities. A short walk from the ferry, or opt for their private transportation.

At the Inn at Spring House guests are invited to enjoy modern luxury with thoughtful touches in our newly appointed guest rooms, many with ocean views. All featuring; Supreme bedding & linens, Essential Elements* bath amenities by Gilchrist & Soames, AC, WiFi, and Extended Basic Cable. A stay at the Inn also comes with a chef prepared morning breakfast, Wine & Cheese hour, and Courtesy Shuttle.

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-5844
Business Contact Email: info@springhousehotel.com
Address: 36 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The island’s flagship Victorian hotel, circa 1888. Centrally located; all rooms with private baths, televisions and phones. Also, the Island’s only steakhouse. Famous porch overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Local fish and steaks on the grille. Local entertainment and satellite TVs. Pet friendly – outside back patio must be leashed.

We really do have one of the best locations; directly across the street from the ferry building, you can walk to the beaches, shops, and restaurants. Bike and moped rentals available nearby for exploring!

New for the 2020 season, all of our rooms will be air-conditioned!

 

Phone: (401) 466-2901
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandhotels.com
Address: 111 Beach Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Rooms at Payne’s Harbor View Inn on Block Island feature water views, private decks, antique furnishings and whirlpool baths. You may also choose to stay in one of our spacious one-room suites equipped with in-room Jacuzzis. No other room on Block Island can compare to the luxury.

Each of our 10 rooms is unique and has been carefully decorated with our guests in mind. They are noted as being among the most spacious and clean on Block Island. Whether you are visiting with your family or friends, our inn is the perfect place for you to stay. We happily welcome children over the age of 12.

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-5758
Business Contact Email: paynesinn@gmail.com
Address: 837 West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

This is a great location, walk to all the great restaurants in New Harbor. Or, get ready for all the great family fun with all the wonderful water activities nearby.

This is a great house for a large family or group! With 7 large bedrooms and 4 living levels, there is plenty of space to spread out. The first level has a large eat-in kitchen with all the amenities, a large dining room, three separate living/sitting rooms and a half bath.

There are beautiful New Harbor views from nearly every room in the house! Enjoy the beautiful field of cows right in the front yard - they are a show stopper.

Phone: (401) 714-2716
Business Contact Email: Kblockisland@aol.com
Address: 1005 Roslyn Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Fresh, spacious, rooms with king canopy or queen size beds, ocean and country views, decks and AC! Just a short walk to town on 20 acres of beautiful farmland, enjoy a peaceful setting without the intrusion of TVs. Amenities include continental breakfast, satellite Wi-Fi, free parking, beach towels, ice machine and guest washer/dryer, evening fire pit. Beach Rose Bicycles on premises. Awarded “Best Rooms with a View” by Yankee Magazine. Enjoying Block Island’s natural beauty doesn’t get better than this!

On twenty acres of farmland the Rose Farm Inn is a part of Block Island where your memories will be special. Guests enjoy a peaceful, naturally beautiful setting with the convenience of being close to town and the beaches.

Phone: (401) 466-2034
Business Contact Email: rosefarm@riconnect.com

 

Dog Friendly

 

Address: 584 Beach Avenue Block Island, RI
Description:

Simple elegance at the heart of the island. On the corner of Beach and Ocean Avenues, this bed and breakfast is convenient to both Old and New Harbors, the airport, shops, restaurants, beaches and ferries. The 1886 farmhouse sits on a hilltop overlooking beautiful Great Salt Pond. Six newly renovated rooms that offer breakfast and wine and cheese hour, in-room fridge, beach chairs and umbrellas,

The Barrington also offers two two-bedroom apartments (Barn 1 and Barn 2), each sleeping up to 5.  Newly renovated with great views and decks overlooking the Great Salt Pond

Select pet-friendly accommodations available.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5510
Business Contact Email: BarringtonInnBI@gmail.com
Address: 32 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Come one, come all. Block Island Beach House is centered around the iconic Surf Hotel, where you will find fresh, bright, and vintage-inspired beach front rooms with private baths and modern amenities, plus direct access to the surf and sand. A lively beach bar and relaxed lounge offer good coffee, signature cocktails, and delicious bites all day. At night, join us for drinks and music on the expansive waterfront deck, or dig into one of our festive weekly clam bakes.

Phone: (401)466-5500
Business Contact Email: stay@blockislandbeachhouse.com
Address: 61 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Blue Dory Inn sits at the head of the famous Crescent Beach and is only a short walking distance to the ferry, fine restaurants and Island shops. Join us in the eat-in kitchen for a delicious complimentary New England breakfast. Then take a towel and chair and follow the short path from our back door right down to Crescent beach, with its miles of unspoiled beauty. After a day at the beach, relax in the Blue Dory parlor where wine, hors d'oeuvres and our famous Block Island Barnacle cookies are served every afternoon.

Traditional Victorian inn steps from beach and town. Private baths, AC, full breakfast, WIFI, afternoon wine hour.

Phone: (401) 466-5891
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandinns.com
Address: West Beach Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

“CREW’S HIDEOUT” is just that … where friends and family gather. Marvelous house that can accommodate over 16 people, 3 bedrooms on the first and 3 bedrooms on the second floor. The sunsets are outrageous with views of the ocean, new harbor and the Rhode Island coastline.

 

Phone: (973) 575-1706
Business Contact Email: carmen.piocosta@gmail.com
Address: 62 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Darius Inn is named after Captain Darius B. Dodge, a druggist, who made and sold medical elixirs on the property in the 1800s.  The newly renovated Darius Inn was also the former switchboard house, the Wayside Inn and the Gables 2 Inn.

This iconic Block Island property was renovated under the new name The Darius Inn in the Spring of 2013 by a pair of sisters, Christy and Becca, who are originally from the Philadelphia area. The building now offers 6 guest rooms upstairs & 5 pet friendly suites on the first floor - all are walking distance from the ferry landing, in the heart of old harbor & steps from the beach.  All accommodations include happy hour, beach chairs/towels, TV, WIFI, grill access and exceptional service.  Many are pet friendly, feature private bathrooms, kitchenettes, ocean views, private porches, air conditioning and include a delectable hot healthy breakfast.

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-2722
Business Contact Email: dariusblockisland@gmail.com
Address: 440 Dodge St Block Island, RI
Description:

Situated by the sea in the heart of the historic district, the Gothic Inn combines the convenience of location with the warm hospitality of a family run country inn. Here you can absorb the spectacular view of surf and beach, watch commercial and pleasure boats enter and leave Old Harbor, and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere for which Block Island is so famous. Originally built as the private residence of Captain Darius B. Dodge, a 19th Century druggist and sea captain, the Gothic Inn is now owned and operated by the Wohl family, who are also pharmacists. We thank those who visited us in the past and hope you stay with us again on Block Island. We look forward to hearing from you!

Located near everything, walk from the ferry and right over to the beach. Let the vacation begin!

A pet friendly inn.

Phone: (401) 466-2918
Business Contact Email: info@thegothicinn.com
Address: 251 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Welcome to the Hotel Manisses, escape to the calming aura and posh appeal of this Block Island favorite.  Conveniently located steps from the Old Harbor ferry, Ballard’s beach, galleries, shops and entertainment, this boutique hotel is top pick for savvy travelers looking for intimacy and elegance.  We invite you to experience modern luxury with thoughtful touches in our newly appointed guest rooms all featuring; AC, supreme bedding and linens, Aromatherapy Associates bath amenities, pre-arrival concierge services, and acclaimed on-site dining.  

 

Hotel Manisses • (Prix Fixe) Tasting Menus & (Al Fresco Dining) Wednesday ~ Saturday evenings • Sunday (Brunch) 10:30am                       

Wildgreens (modern jazz) Fridays 6 ~9pm

Dave Lefkin (piano bar) Wednesdays 6 ~9pm

 

Phone: (401) 466-9898
Business Contact Email: info@hotelmanisses.com
Address: 582 Beach Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

The house originally belonged to John C. Champlin, the island’s only physician. Dr. Champlin named the building after a Greek Goddess of health, Hygeia. For the last 15 years, its unique charm, history and island style have provided a safe and unpretentious haven for thousands of visitors, families, artists and writers.

The Hygeia House is Block Island’s largest vacation rental boasting 12 bedrooms and 11.5 bathrooms and is the ideal home for large families, retreats, reunions, and wedding parties. Accommodating up to 30 guest, the house is also staffed for cleaning and support.

This is a great location, walk to all the great restaurants in New Harbor. Or, get ready for all the great family fun with all the wonderful water activities nearby.

Phone: (401) 856-9920
Business Contact Email: hygeiabi@gmail.com
Address: Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Your vacation home awaits a short thirteen miles out, across Block Island Sound. Whether you are staying a week or a month, our homes overlooking the Atlantic and Great Salt Pond have something for everyone. Tastefully appointed rooms, graceful porches and commanding panoramic views transport you to the intersection of peace and tranquility.


The MacGregor, 4 bedroom, sleeps 9 comfortably.

The Beach House, 5 bedroom, sleeps 10.

This location is one of Block Island's best! The views and grounds are incredible. On one side is all of Crescent Beach where you will watch the ferry boats sail back and forth all day long. On the other side of the hill is all of Great Salt Pond, where you will watch hundreds of pleasure boats move about the Pond.

 

Phone: (617) 938-1175

 

Mainland Lodging

 

Address: 3009 Tower Hill Road, South Kingstown, RI
Description:

Conveniently located minutes from the ferry boat on Tower Hill Road, South Kingstown. This hotel offers the Block Island Rate. Enjoy the pool and the on site Italian Restaurant, Locanda.

 

Phone: (401) 789-1051

 

Sales and Rentals

Address: 123 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Friendly and knowledgeable agents offering professional real estate services .

Whether you are looking to purchase that special Block Island property or planning a relaxing vacation, Ballard Hall Real Estate is on-island year round to assist you. We are a full service agency, managing all aspects of real estate including Block Island real estate sales, and Block Island vacation rentals, and estimates of property value.

Phone: (401) 466-8883
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandproperty.com
Address: 84 Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Beach Real Estate of Block Island, offers a  GLOBAL REACH with a PERSONAL TOUCH. This is the one-stop source for Block Island Real Estate, Block Island Vacation Home Rentals, and Block Island Property for Sale.

 

Phone: (401) 466-2312
Business Contact Email: info@bibeachrealestate.com
Address: 596 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island Realty was established in 1986 and has since maintained the highest standards of professional practice while perserving the relaxed atomosphere of the island. All of our agents are available year round, and are experienced, friendly and knowlegable. Block Island is our home and we are happy to help you make it yours whether it's for a week or a lifetime!

Phone: (401) 466-5887
Business Contact Email: kate@blockislandrealty.com
Address: Payne Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

We offer a selection of homes in wonderful locations that are perfect for your family vacation.

Whether it is your 1st or 100th visit to Block Island, our vacation rental properties pair a vacation experience with an “at home” feel.  Enjoy the space and privacy of a private home while vacationing on this exceptional island dubbed “one of the last great places” by the The Nature Conservancy.

Why Vacation Rentals Block Island?  No “booking” fees means a savings for you the consumer.  It is a direct link to homeowners for quick answers to questions or for recommendations to enhance your Block Island experience.  This is a true “rent by owner” site and each vacation rental is handled exclusively by the actual property owner.

Phone: (401) 466-5571
Address: 61 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Stop by and meet us at our location between the Surf Hotel and the Blue Dory, just steps from the ferry landing and light-years away from your typical real estate office. Family, friends and neighbors are all one in the same and our associates look forward to introducing you around their island home.

Block Island rentals include cleaning, linens, garbage removal and beach supplies. 

Phone: (401)466-8777
Business Contact Email: Details@LilaDelman.com
Address: 448 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Real Estate Sales & Vacation Rentals Since 1989
At Offshore Property, we specialize in Block Island Vacation Rentals and Real Estate Sales. Located 13 miles off the Rhode Island coast, Block Island is home to miles of hiking trails and is surrounded by sparkling water, sandy beaches, and ocean breezes. Leave your worries on the mainland and enjoy the mystique of Block Island. We would love to help you find the perfect home for your summer getaway or a place to call your own. 

Phone: (401) 466-5446
Business Contact Email: offprop@verizon.net
Address: 30 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Phillips Real Estate is a vibrant year round real estate agency serving buyers and sellers, both on and off island. We are a full service office with a strong knowledge and long standing association with the island.

Jennifer Phillips, owner/broker, established Phillips Real Estate in 1999, after having served as a sales agent for many years. Jennifer works successfully with owners and has both listed and sold a variety of properties including vacant land and developed properties. Her broad knowledge of the real estate market reaffirms the ongoing success of her office.

Phone: (401) 466-8806
Business Contact Email: info@phillipsonbi.com
Address: 434 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Sullivan Sotheby’s International realty has been introducing people to the home of their dreams on Block Island since 1967. Our island has long been a haven for residents and visitors looking to embrace a quality of life that recalls the pleasures of a simpler, more carefree time. Explore our beaches, hike our trails, visit our quaint shops–then call Sullivan Sotheby’s International Realty to find your perfect vacation home or summer rental.

Phone: (401) 466-5521
Business Contact Email: nfo@sullivanbi.com
Address: 33 Ocean Avenue, Block Island RI
Box 1956
Description:

Block Island Realtor Suzann draws upon decades of real estate experience in all facets of the field nationwide. Expertly guiding buyers from searching to financing, sellers from listing, marketing to closing and introducing renters to the Block Island vacation experience..

Phone: (401) 487-2505
Business Contact Email: blockislandbroker@gmail.com

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Ferries
Airlines and Helicopters
Marinas
Bikes, Cars and Mopeds
Taxis
Bus Charters

On the Mainland

Mainland Parking
Mainland Taxis

Ferries

Address: 2 Ferry Street, New London, CT
Description:

Passenger high speed ferry leaves daily from New London seasonal only. This high-speed ferry service between New London and Old Harbor makes the trip in just over an hour. Departing New London three to four times per day, beginning at 8:30 a.m. daily. Passenger reservations recommended and can be made over the phone or online. No car service. Check rates at our website.

Phone: (860) 444-4624
Business Contact Email: info@goblockisland.com
Address: 462 West Lake Road, Montauk, NY
Description:

The Viking Superstar leaves from Montauk Long Island daily (May 24-Oct 14). All of our Ferry trips are on board the custom designed 120 foot Viking Superstar Memorial Day to Columbus Day.  Viking Fleet provides passenger ferry service only – however, you are welcome to bring your bicycle. Boat docks at Champlin's Marina in New Harbor, Block Island.

Phone: (631) 668-5700
Business Contact Email: vikingfleet@gmail.com

Airlines and Helicopters

Address: 155 Tower Avenue, Groton, CT
Description:

An air charter service in the Greater Northeast region currently based out of the Groton/New London Airport (GON). In 2016, our operations merged with Resort Air, formerly based on Block Island, RI. Together, as Action Airlines, our goal is to get you to your destination safely, efficiently, and stress-free.

Action Airlines is based in Groton, CT (GON); a perfect mid-point between the busy cities of New York and Boston, yet close enough to make your greater Northeast destinations a reality. Whether it be a business meeting, a weekend getaway, or a seasonal stay, we take the hassle out of travel. Our aircraft are able to fly into large metropolitan airports, as well as the smaller convenient locations.

Phone: (800) 243-8623
Business Contact Email: reservations@actionairlines.net
Address: 1100 New Highway
Farmingdale, NY
Description:

Hopscotch Air is incorporated by a group of business people and aviation enthusiasts who were looking to transform the way people fly. Hopscotch Air is the transformative, personal air limo service that is bringing sanity back to air travel. We meet you at an airport near your home or office and fly you to one of the hundreds of airports the airlines don’t serve.

Our mission:  To operate a transformative air taxi service that provides clients with safe, reliable, and affordable private air transportation while offering our employees a workplace environment of respect and personal growth.

Flights from Westchester Country Airport to Providence starting July 1st (Thursday, Friday, Sunday, Monday)

Service from Providence (Friday, Sunday)

All of our planes have 3 seats.

 

Phone: (877) 255-2467
Business Contact Email: andrew@flyhopscotch.com
Address: 1 Center Road located at the State Airport, Block Island, RI
Description:

New England Airlines provides daily year-round scheduled air service to Block Island from Westerly, Rhode Island. Flight time between Westerly and Block Island is 12 minutes. Charter flights are available throughout the Northeast. Free parking in Westerly.

Phone: (800)243-2460

Marinas

Address: Ocean Avenue, New Harbor, Block Island, RI
Description:

Family run boatyard business and docks located in New Harbor. Expert outdoor motor repair and service. We also winterize and provide limited winter storage.

Phone: (401) 466-2028
Address: 80 West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Situated on Block Island’s beautiful Great Salt Pond, Champlin’s is one of New England’s finest and largest resorts and marinas. Champlin’s is a self-contained resort that blends family atmosphere with a casual and relaxing environment that the entire family will enjoy.

All the rooms and suites are air-conditioned  with water views, private baths, refrigerators & microwaves. This resort offers  tennis courts, a movie theater, Block Island Oyster Bar, a large salt water pool, Trader Vic's bar at the end of the dock, ice cream shop, video arcade, bumper boats (Block Island Parasail) and a playground! It will be difficult to leave the grounds - why go anywhere?

Dock your boat at Block Island's largest marina! Lots of dock space available - call to reserve.

Phone: (401) 466-7777
Business Contact Email: info@champlinsresort.com
Address: 221 Jobs Hill Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Boat Basin, or “middle marina”, is a full service marina located at the head of the harbor, just west of the main channel.  Not only does it serve as home for the marina guests, the Boat Basin is also the drop-off point for Oldport Marine Services, a launch service for the harbor and for guests headed to all points Block Island. the guest amenities include;  ship's store, docking assistance, trash pick up, dock carts, toilets, showers, pump out and ice.

 

 

 

Phone: (401)480-1429
Business Contact Email: info@newharborboatbasin.com

 

Bikes, Cars and Mopeds

Address: 1622 Roslyn Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Beach Rose Bicycles specializes in quality Trek, Raleigh, Diamondback and Electra brand bicycles in a full range of sizes and choices of hybrids, mountain, sport comfort. We also have children’s bikes, Burley tag-a-longs, trailers and child seats for the whole family. Only a fifteen minute walk from town, Beach Rose Bicycles is a great starting point on the way to the Mohegan Bluffs and Southeast Lighthouse! Our new, professionally maintained bikes will get you around the island in style and with ease. We even offer higher end Trek road and fitness bikes as well as full suspension mountain bikes, 29ers, and Fat Tire bikes for the beach. Locks, maps and helmets are included with the rental.

Phone: (401) 466-5925
Business Contact Email: info@beachrosebicycles.com
Address: 834 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

We offer Trek hybrid road bikes in sizes to fit most adults.(We do not have any children's bikes, tag-a-longs or tandem bikes.) Each rental comes with a lock and a helmet. Bikes are available on a first come/first serve basis - no reserving bikes.

 

Our vehicle fleet includes sedans, Subaru Outbacks/Foresters, minivans, and 2-w-d Jeep Wranglers. You must be over 21 to rent a vehicle, have a valid diver's license and a major credit card.  The customer is responsible for providing insurance via their own policy or as supplied by their credit card.  Pickup and delivery from the main ferry terminal at Old harbor is usually available.

Half-day, 24-hour and weekly rates. Courteous service year round.

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-2297
Address: Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Found on Chapel Street.

Phone: (401)466-2700
Address: 213 Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Island Moped and Bike Rental has been providing the best recreational transportation on Block Island, for over 30 years. We're happy to work with you to provide the best transportation for your vacation on Block Island. Discounts for groups 3 or more including Boy/Girl scouts groups and Veterans call us for pricing.

Island Moped will pick you  up from anywhere on the island, ferries, airport, hotels and rental homes… free of charge         

Phone: (401) 466-2700
Address: 435 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Only moped shop right on Water Street. Walk off the boat and rent your moped - EASY!

Phone: (401) 466-5444
Instagram: @themopedman401
Address: 1 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Hop off the Block Island Ferry & right on to one of our bikes or mopeds! Enjoy the beautiful sites of Block Island courtesy of the largest transportation fleet available.

Old Harbor Bike Shop has the largest selection of vehicles on Block Island. Whether you’re looking to take a tour around the island on a moped or a scenic bike ride, our vehicles will have your entire group riding safely and comfortably.

Half day, full day, weekly and monthly rentals offered. Call for pricing and reservations.

Phone: (401) 466-2029
Address: Corner of High Street and Weldon's Way, Block Island, RI
Phone: (401) 466-2700

Taxis

Address: Connecticut Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 6 passengers

Phone: (401)585-6750
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 11 passengers

Come ride with us - we take credit cards!

Phone: (401) 466-2562
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 6 passengers

Phone: 401 536-0026
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds up to 11 passengers

Phone: 401 466-5839
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 11 passengers

Phone: (401)
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 5 passengers

Phone: 401 742-0031
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds up 7 passengers

Phone: (401) 473-9433
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 11 passengers

Phone: 401 741-1410
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 11 passengers

Phone: 401 862-6087
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 7 passengers

Phone: 401 742-0000
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 6 passengers

Phone: 401 466-2878
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 11 passengers

Phone: 401 742-1457
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 11 passengers

Phone: 401 466-5550
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Hold's 5 passengers

Phone: 401 742-0436
Address: Box 836
Seaweed Lane, Block Island
Description:

Holds 11passengers

Phone: (401) -477-3393
Address: Block Island, RI
Description:

Holds 11 passengers

Phone: 401 741-3688

Bus Charters

Address: Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Year round islander and school bus driver, Sandy specializes in group tours, and special functions.

Phone: (401) 742-3595

 

To and from the Islan

Mainland Parking

Address: 281 Great Neck Road, Galilee, RI
Description:

Open April to Columbus Day. We are the closest parking to the ferry dock. Safe, lighted parking in Point Judith just across from the ferry dock.

Phone: (401) 783-3482

Mainland Taxi

Address: Box 222, Saunderstown, RI
Description:

Exceptional service and personal attention to our clients Is what sets us apart. Airline Express Limousine and Car Service, Inc. is locally owned and operated and has earned a reputation as the finest limousine service since 2001. Airline Express Limousine guarantees a high level of customer service. We pride ourselves on our professionalism, integrity, client safety and comfort, the knowledge and experience of our chauffeurs, and a commitment to value.

Phone: (401) 827-0000
Business Contact Email: limodriver@cox.net

Quick Links

Books
Clothing and Gifts
Fine Jewelry
Liquors and Wines

Galleries and Antiques
Groceries and Specialty Foods and Items
Mainland Shopping

 Books

Address: Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located next to the Post Office, this full-service bookstore offers lots of room to relax and browse. Island Bound stocks the island's widest variety of fine literature for all ages. An inviting children's section offers fun activities for rainy days, including puzzles. Open year round. Lots of unusual gifts are displayed around the store.

Phone: (401) 466-8878
Business Contact Email: Island-Bound@hotmail.com

Clothing and Gifts

Address: 90 Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island’s newest boutique for eco friendly & ethically sourced fashion and accessories. Come visit our second location at the Odd Fellows Hall on Water Street.

Business Contact Email: adriftblockisland@gmail.com
Address: Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Block Island’s one-and-only sunglass shop where you will find the sunglasses and accessories you need. With its wide variety of name brands and styles, B-Eyes meets the needs of all budgets and styles! Featuring many polarized, glass, polycarbonate and photochromatic lense options.

Phone: (401) 466-5478
Address: 64 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Everything you need for a day at the beach!

Located on Dodge Street by the Crescent Beach pathway Beachcomber is your headquarters for “Fresh Produce” clothing sizes XS – 3X. Hats and other head gear, beach supplies, beach toys, jewelry & gifts at affordable prices.

Phone: (401) 466-2777
Business Contact Email: beachcomberblockisland@gmail.com
Address: 26 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located under the National Hotel, this is the destination for Block Island souvenirs, including custom-designed T-shirts, hats, sweatshirts and collectibles, stickers, beach toys, kites, towels, stickers, and magnets.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5977
Address: 358 Forest Lane, Glastonbury, CT
Description:

Online "rugged clothing" just like Block Island. All clothing features famous  the duck feet attached to Block Island.

Phone: (860)977-8510
Business Contact Email: salesblockduck@gmail.com
Address: Box 441 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island Blue Pottery is a family business named after the blue glaze chemically created and mixed by the artist.  The blue hues relate to the beauty of the island and the ocean around it.  Her pottery is aesthetic as well as functional for everyday use.  Every piece is hand-made and unique and cannot be exactly duplicated.

Phone: (401) 466-2945
Address: 27 High Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Called the "pharmacy" by locals. You will find everything you would find in a drug store except the prescriptions. If you forgot it, we have it. Sunscreen, vitamins, beach gear, movies, greeting cards, small appliances and the Rhode Island Lottery just to list a few things.

Phone: (401) 378-7350
Address: 224 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island Sport Shop offers everything you need for your athletic adventures on Block Island including a wonderful selection of clothes, shoes, sunglasses, swimsuits, kites, snorkel gear and wet suits!  The staff can offer local knowledge regarding running and biking trails, launching and swimming spots.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5001
Business Contact Email: sportshopjim@icloud.com
Address: 1 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located under the National Hotel, Block Island Trading Company specializes in Block Island inspired items and gifts for that special person or even a treat for you.  They have a wide range of products for the home, signature beach gear, and exclusive lines and gifts for the bride and groom, hostess, baby, pets and more.

Currently, Block Island Trading Company is taking appointments to shop. Please give them a call for your date and time.

Phone: (401)859-1524
Address: 53 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

A favorite shopping place for many years, Bonnie and Clyde carries the latest trends in women's fashion featuring brands such as Free People, BB Dakota and Z Supply. From a dinner out to a day on the beach, clothing from Bonnie and Clyde will look amazing!

Phone: (401) 466-8895
Business Contact Email: bonnieandclydebi1@gmail.com
Address: 442 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

At DiamondBlue you will find name brand clothing, beach accessories, boards, rentals, surf lessons and much more. Learn to paddleboard or surf; DiamondBlue offers lessons for all levels. Offering daily/weekly rentals of bodyboards, paddleboards, skimboards and surfboards. Forgot your wetsuit or rashguard? No worries, you will find a great selection of water gear here. Call or email about Surf Camp - so popular with the kids!

Phone: (401) 466-3145
Business Contact Email: diamondblue.bi@gmail.com
Address: West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Block Island Farmers Market is held rain or shine every Wednesday at The Spring House on Spring Street and Saturday at Legion Park  on West Side Road from 9:00am-11:30am.  In addition to a large variety of food items, you will find arts and crafts, music and lots of friendly people.  June 15 - Labor Day

 

Address: 241 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

This quaint shop housed in a historical quirky cottage is a must-visit while on Block Island.  You’ll find a plethora of items including jewelry, art, table cloths, beach inspired clothing, kids bits and pieces, gardening must-haves, a unique variety of books and some classics.

Named “Best of Rhode Island” for eclectic shopping; featured by “In Style” magazine; Editor’s Choice, “Yankee Magazine.”

Phone: (401) 466-5161
Address: Box 813 Block Island, RI 02807
Description:

Gifts for Pets and their Humans.

Block Island collars, leashes and treats. Dog and cat toys, fun tees and gifts for humans!

Located right next to Strings N Things on Water Street. This store is all dog! and cat!

Phone: (401)466-5666
Business Contact Email: blockislandog@msn.com
Address: 231 Water Street, Block Island RI
Description:

Kai Kai Sandals have natural, durable Brazilian rubber soles, “aggressive” arches, and super soft suede footbeds that mold to the shape of your feet. Check out their “Swap Your Flop” program. Endorsed by the American Association of Podiatric Sports Medicine. This store is filled with wonderful summer fashions for everyone.

Phone: (631) 804-5619
Address: 235 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Lazy Fish can be found on Doge Street across from the Red Bird.  Inside this fun store you will find an eclectic collection of vintage, repurposed and creative items for the home, lovely jewelry, funky and classic clothing, island art and hidden treasures.  Interior design services also available. Lazy Fish was named Editor’s Choice in “Yankee Magazine” and was featured in the “New York Times”.

Phone: (401) 497-3526
Address: 41 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Mad Hatter. Block Islands only exclusive hat store! Located directly across the street from Old Harbor ferry landing. Come in for our fun hats, fashion hats, or some serious sun protection. We’ve got you covered.

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-3131
Business Contact Email: madhatterblockisland@gmail.com
Address: Box 535, Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Mahoney’s of Block Island has been open for 20 years in this location. They are open year round catering to the changing seasons. For example you will find summer and winter raincoats. The merchandise is high quality. Most items in the store have a Block Island emblem stitched on to them. Mahoney’s is the place for great outer gear of any kind.

Phone: (401) 466-8616
Business Contact Email: jpinny49@gmail.com
Address: 233 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Since making the first decoupage glass plate in 1991, the owners have refined the techniques and branched out from plates to include such items as paperweights, wine bottle coasters, tissue box covers, wastepaper baskets, letter boxes, clipboards and picture frames.  In addition to the shop, their merchandise is available on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Farmer’s Market.

Phone: (713) 524-0459
Business Contact Email: info@maryekelly.com
Address: 450 Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Mutt Hut is a natural pet food and supply store tucked away on Chapel Street.  A general store for pets they carry nutritious brands of pet food and treats, as well as unique leashes, toys and outerwear.  Don’t forget to stop by for a gift for the “best friend” you left at home.

 

Phone: (347) 453-7116
Business Contact Email: mutthutbi@gmail.com
Address: 106 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located directly across from Crescent Beach. My Oyster brings to Block Island an eclectic shop filled with all things beautiful, fresh bouquets and arrangements daily, gifts for home and hearth and assistance with wedding arrangements.

Services included are; wedding floral design, guest welcome bags, farm table & chair rentals, beautiful home decor, and beach provisions to name a few.

Phone: (401) 466-2076
Business Contact Email: paintedrockflowers@yahoo.com
Address: 909 Boston Neck Road, Narrgansett, RI
Description:

 

Narragansett Flags is happy to  provide you a variety of flags, embroidered hats, customized t-shirts and bags. Your source for flags, flagpoles and accessories! Your home on Block Island will only be enhanced by a flag and pole from Narragansett Flags.

Phone: (401) 782-0318
Business Contact Email: Orders@riflags.com
Address: Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island manufactured fine yarns, clothing, felting kits and handcrafted items.

While on  Block Island and tour our Micro Yarn Mill where we produce handcrafted artisanal yarns made 100% on Block Island. The natural fibers are handled over 20 times as we take the fiber from shearing and dyeing to carding, spinning and plying to create deep hued and heathery color blends.

A beautiful retail store is on the premises, that must be seen.

 

Phone: (401)466-2050
Business Contact Email: Sven@northlightfibers.com
Address: 26 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

A unique shop located under the National Hotel. Unique shop with a great selection of gifts, accessories, ornaments and treasures all with a seaside theme to evoke island memories. Handmade jewelry and art from some of New England’s most talented artisans. Fun & funky greeting cards for every occasion as well as puzzles, games & toys for a family vacation.

Phone: (401) 466-5977
Address: 1 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located directly across from the ferry landing you will find the island’s largest general store.  Star Department store has a large selection of T-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, active sportswear, summer accessories, taffy, toys, and other souvenirs. Great selection of beach gear, too!

Located in one of Block Island's most iconic buildings, this store is bot to be missed! A Block Island institution!

 

 

 

Phone: (401) 466-5541
Address: 104 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Strings N' Things provides a unique Island shopping experience with personality. Among the offerings are Clay-Dyed Hemp, Bamboo, Washable Linen and Comfy Cotton Clothing, plus a fabulous assortment of Giftware, Jewelry, Handmade Soap, Beanpod soy candles, Chimes and more! Throwback novelties make this store a fun stop.

Phone: (401) 466-5666
Address: 234 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

This small boutique store is filled with your preppy beach needs, Lily Pulitzer and others. This store is a hidden treasure.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5400
Business Contact Email: kelly@gmail.com
Address: 53 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located right across from the ferry landing. The Wave is a family clothing store filled with souvenir style T-shirts, beachy clothing, sunglasses and more. Wave  tends to be step up in quality, with many higher-end brands of surf-and-sea type clothes.

Phone: (401) 466-8822
Address: 41 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Wild Flowers Boutique is located under the Harborside Inn and across from the ferry landing. Wild Flowers Boutique is a fun store where fashion meets the beach. You will find that perfect outfit whether you are headed to the beach or to a wedding and reception. Where fashion is always in bloom!

Look for our new pop-up store in the Odd Fellows Hall Building.

Phone: (401) 466-2006
Business Contact Email: wildflowersbi@yahoo.com

Fine Jewelry

Address: 90 Chapel Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located on the corner of Chapel Street and Weldon's Way, Golddiggers offers breathtaking and affordable treasures, including everything bridal, diamonds, rare gems, and other unique Block Island and nautical jewelry.  The original Block Island Hook Bracelet is sold here along with Block Island sand and water charms. Free ear piercing!

Phone: (401) 466-2611
Address: 212 Water Street, Block Island RI
Description:

Martha Andrew is the force behind MarMar Boutique. As Head Designer for the in-house jewelry line for a prominent chain of Philadelphia boutiques for over 5 years, she found herself loving every second of the jewelry world.

MarMar Boutique strives to represent and introduce a wide variety of artists to the general public,  inviting them to learn about different mediums and metalsmithing techniques and to expose them to unique bodies of work that can’t be found in your average jewelry store.

Phone: (215) 880-3922
Business Contact Email: marmarjewelsbi@gmail.com
Address: Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Local artist Peter Gibbons offers individualized jewelry of his own design.  Contact him via his website or stop by the Farmer’s Market on Wednesdays and Saturdays to see his Block Island and nautical jewelry.

Phone: (401) 466-2540
Address: Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Jennifer’s Jewelry is located under the Harborside Inn on Water Street. This store features many of Jennifer’s own designs in gold and sterling. The little store has been and continues to be a favorite shopping place for over 20 years, showcasing Jennifer’s Block Island Designs. You will also find a wonderfully eclectic assortment of fine gold & silver from other designers. Featuring North Light and Southeast Lighthouse pendants.

Phone: (401) 466-7944

Galleries and Antiques

Address: 18 Old Town Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Block Island Historical Society Museum, Gallery & Shop is located at the intersection of Old Town Road and Ocean Avenue. It is listed as part of the National Register in the Old Harbor Historic District and was originally the home and farm of Gideon Rose.  The Museum has extensive collections of significant artifacts related to Block Island’s history and several displays.

Phone: (401) 466-2481
Address: Box 1081, Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Dave Chatowsky, an artist whose work has been seen around town for years — a mural at Aldo’s Restaurant, artwork on Jersey barriers down at Old Harbor and in The Block Island Times — has opened a new art gallery on Dodge Street.
The D. Chatowsky Art Gallery occupies the space in the new building located in the parking lot of the Red Bird liquor store on Dodge Street

Phone: (401) 835-4623
Business Contact Email: davidchatowsky@hotmail.com
Address: 32 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island’s “Premier Gallery” Featuring contemporary paintings, drawings, prints, reproductions, fine art and unique gifts. This gallery is an experience, it should be part of any "island tour".

The Jessie Edwards Studio, first opened its doors 22 years ago in November 1996. This premier Block Island gallery overlooking Historic Old Harbor specializes in contemporary fine art by the best in regional and local talent and represents over 30 artists. Regular openings and ongoing exhibits by established artists include paintings, drawings, ceramic works, photographs, woodcuts and fine art prints. Silkscreen, Lithographs and Giclees by local and regional artists, Fair Trade craft, and unique gift items make this a great place to browse.

Once there, tear yourself away from the fabulous art on the walls and look at the view - just amazing

Phone: (401) 466-5314
Business Contact Email: info@jessieedwardsgallery.com
Address: 235 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Lazy Fish can be found on Doge Street across from the Red Bird.  Inside this fun store you will find an eclectic collection of vintage, repurposed and creative items for the home, lovely jewelry, funky and classic clothing, island art and hidden treasures.  Interior design services also available. Lazy Fish was named Editor’s Choice in “Yankee Magazine” and was featured in the “New York Times”.

Phone: (401) 497-3526
Address: Box 506, Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Malcolm Greenaway’s photography has been published in major magazines, including The New Yorker.  He has also been featured on "CBS Sunday Morning" and A & E's "Travels with Harry."  in 1993, he opened his own gallery on Block Island, which sells prints to collectors around the world.

Phone: (401) 466-5331
Business Contact Email: mgreenaway@verizon.net
Address: 189 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

The Photo Dog Art Gallery on Block Island, Rhode Island is a small unique gallery located on Water Street under the National Hotel. Featuring the photography of Lesley Ulrich and Jill Warburton, oil paintings of Whitney Knapp, watercolors by Sharon Lehman, as well as one of a kind jewelry, camera accessories, colorful teak frames, locally made driftwood signs, candles, and unique gifts.  We carry photography supplies.

Lesley also photographs the island in the off season, in its purest form.  Her work consists of early morning sunsets, vast landscapes, peaceful seascapes, flowers of Block Island, and abstract photographs of retired lobster pot buoys.  "At the end of a busy day on Block Island, I set out with my camera in search of the best position and perfect angle of light.

Complete your Block Island Family Vacation with a family portrait by Lesley Ulrich.
Pick your favorite location or let Lesley suggest on of her favorite spots.

Phone: (401) 466-5858
Business Contact Email: biphotodog@yahoo.com
Address: 106 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Staffed by cooperative artist members, the Gallery offers watercolors, oils, prints, jewelry, and photography by local Block Island artists. Gallery open May through October. Opening receptions for individual artists displaying new work are held on  Saturday evenings throughout the summer season. Go to the website for the complete listing of artists and openings.

Classes provided throughout the year.

For almost 40 years, the Spring Street Gallery has served as a hub for local art and the islands only art cooperative.  There are also consignment artists, host opening receptions and art shows for both guest artists and our members, offer occasional art classes, film showings, lecture and discussion series (year-round) and offer studio space to local artists in the off season once the gallery closes. The gallery is staffed by artist members, which provides a knowledgeable and personalized shopping experience in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Phone: (401) 466-5374

Groceries and Specialty Foods and Items

Address: 600 Kingstown Road, Wakefield, RI
Description:

This independent full service supermarket is Wakefield, Rhode Island. This is a premier supermarket shopping experience.  Established in 1947 as a seasonal fruit and vegetable stand, Belmont Market has a great bakery, fresh produce, prepared foods, full service deli, health and beauty just to name a few. WE deliver to the boat!

Phone: (401) 783-4656
Address: Box 246
Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Block Island Coffee is sustainably sourced, economically priced and tailored to the taste of a gourmet.   Available now in 1 pound or 5 pound bags.  Beans or ground.  As a wholesale coffee roaster supplier we serve wholesale and retail customers in NE-RI-CT-MA-NY.

Find us at the Farmers Market on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Gourmet, Rainforest Alliance Certified Coffee . Wholesale, retail, and commercial distributer. Delivering quality coffee from our coast to your cup .

Phone: (401) 714-2716
Business Contact Email: Blockislandcoffee02807@gmail.com
Address: 101 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located a short distance from Old Harbor this small grocery store offers a variety of organic foods, fresh meat, home baked goods, muffins, and pies.  Open Monday – Saturday.  Coffee is always fresh and good. A great quick stop!

Very good daily special soups and freshly made sandwiches. Nice selection of beverages, cheese, yogurts, fresh fruit and vegetables, snacks etc

Phone: (401) 466-2403
Business Contact Email: bidepot@verizon.net
Address: 242 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island's only grocery store! You will be able to get it all here, anything for your summer vacation.

Block Island Grocery sells a wide selection of beer, wine and liquor, as well as groceries, newspapers and other sundries. BIG features fresh produce, the best deli sandwiches on the island and a butcher shop where you can pick up a steak or some ribs to throw on the grill. Fresh local seafood is always in stock.

BIG has daily specials including homemade hot soups, hot & cold sandwiches, working man lunch specials and ready-to-go dinner specials.

 

Phone: (401)466-2949
Address: 27 High Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Called the "pharmacy" by locals. You will find everything you would find in a drug store except the prescriptions. If you forgot it, we have it. Sunscreen, vitamins, beach gear, movies, greeting cards, small appliances and the Rhode Island Lottery just to list a few things.

Phone: (401) 378-7350
Phone: (86o) 443-2816
Address: West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Block Island Farmers Market is held rain or shine every Wednesday at The Spring House on Spring Street and Saturday at Legion Park  on West Side Road from 9:00am-11:30am.  In addition to a large variety of food items, you will find arts and crafts, music and lots of friendly people.  June 15 - Labor Day

 

Address: 212 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

FRESH!!! The fish in this market, was brought across the parking lot straight from the fishing boats. FRESH!!!

Our fish market offers a wide selection of fresh fish, smoked fish and shellfish. Offerings are fresh, local whenever possible and competitively priced. We have a live tank which houses a large selection of lobsters. We sell Finn’s chowder by the quart, prepare ready-to-cook lobster bakes with 24 hours notice and sell ice cubes by the bag.

Phone: (401) 466-2012
Address: Box 514, Block Island, RI
Description:

Find us at the Farmer's Market on Wednesdays (Spring House) and Saturdays (Legion Park) from 9:00am to 11:30am,

Littlefield’s honey – creamy, cinnamon, and honey mustard - and beeswax candles can be found at the bi-weekly Farmer’s Market and the various Arts and Craft Fairs.  Alternatively you may contact them online and they will meet you on island.

Address: 224 Water Street
Block Island
Description:

Conveniently located right in town. They offer sandwiches to go, drinks, candy, ice, chips, and just about everything you need for the beach

Phone: (401) 466-5876
Address: Box 871 Block Island, RI
Description:

Sun Farm Oysters- provide oysters, oyster shucking or wine pairings in any combination to meet your needs. We will be happy to assist you with your special event such as weddings. Find us at the Block Island Farmers Market.

Sun Farm Oysters are locally grown on Block Island.

Phone: (401) 466-8978

 

Liquors and Wines

Address: 242 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island's only grocery store! You will be able to get it all here, anything for your summer vacation.

Block Island Grocery sells a wide selection of beer, wine and liquor, as well as groceries, newspapers and other sundries. BIG features fresh produce, the best deli sandwiches on the island and a butcher shop where you can pick up a steak or some ribs to throw on the grill. Fresh local seafood is always in stock.

BIG has daily specials including homemade hot soups, hot & cold sandwiches, working man lunch specials and ready-to-go dinner specials.

 

Phone: (401)466-2949
Address: 520 High Street, Wakefield, RI
Description:

Wakefield's newest liquor store. We are happy to deliver your liquor right to the boat!

Phone: (401) 788-0003
Business Contact Email: libertywineandspirits@gmail.com
Address: 233 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Fine wines and liquors, beer, ale, microbrews, cigarettes and cigars, ice and snacks. Only stand alone liquor store on the island, a tradition. Be sure to enjoy this historic building while there, a real old fashioned treat!

Phone: (401) 466-2441
Address: 667 Kingstown Road, Wakefield, RI 02879
Description:

Wakefield Liquors offers an extensive selection of fine wines, liquors, and imported and micro beers. Their selection of craft brews and selection from local breweries is unmatched, and you can pick your own variety of beer in a mix pack to try all different kinds without buying a while six pack of the same kind.  We deliver to the boat!

Phone: (401) 783-4555

Mainland Shopping

Address: 600 Kingstown Road, Wakefield, RI
Description:

This independent full service supermarket is Wakefield, Rhode Island. This is a premier supermarket shopping experience.  Established in 1947 as a seasonal fruit and vegetable stand, Belmont Market has a great bakery, fresh produce, prepared foods, full service deli, health and beauty just to name a few. WE deliver to the boat!

Phone: (401) 783-4656
Address: 520 High Street, Wakefield, RI
Description:

Wakefield's newest liquor store. We are happy to deliver your liquor right to the boat!

Phone: (401) 788-0003
Business Contact Email: libertywineandspirits@gmail.com
Address: 667 Kingstown Road, Wakefield, RI 02879
Description:

Wakefield Liquors offers an extensive selection of fine wines, liquors, and imported and micro beers. Their selection of craft brews and selection from local breweries is unmatched, and you can pick your own variety of beer in a mix pack to try all different kinds without buying a while six pack of the same kind.  We deliver to the boat!

Phone: (401) 783-4555

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Fishing Charters and Wind Farm Tours
Marinas and Marine Supplies
Water Activities
Sailing Charters
Tennis, Horseback and Helicopter Tours
Theaters
Fitness and Health
Taverns and Night Clubs

 Fishing Charters and Wind Farm Tours

Address: 40 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located in New Harbor get on a local fishing charter boat and catch some fish. The fish holds 6 passengers, all ages are welcome and we supply the tackle. We specialize in fly fishing, light tackle and surfcasting gear. We rent fishing gear.

Phone: (401) 742-3992
Address: P.O. Box 752, Manchester, VT
Description:

The Fishing Academy provides a safe, fun environment for children to learn how to fish and improve the skills they already have. Super Fun!

Please go the website and learn all about it - not to be missed.

 

Business Contact Email: fishingacademy@gmail.com
Address: Old Harbor Dock, Block Island
Description:

The "Hula Dog" is docked in Old Harbor, is available for fishing adventure. Get on board with expert guide, Matt King and his dog Lucy. Charters include 2,3,4,6,8 hour trips. Trips include; inshore, fly fishing, night fishing, sunset trips, circle the island trips, wind farm trips or customize your trip

The Hula Dog is a 27 foot long Center Console “Shamrock” 270 open. This boat is outfitted with console cover. Shielded from the elements, we may run trips on less than mild days.

Phone: (401) 263-3474
Business Contact Email: HulaCharters@msn.com
Address: 4th Slip Old Harbor Dock, Block Island, RI
Description:

Family friendly fishing charters, 6 passengers 37' Topaz departs daily. However,  Stripers, Blues, Fluke, Black Sea Bass,  Porgy, Tautog, Mahi, Swordfish, Shark & Tuna are our favorite on board guests!! Book your 2 hour, 3 hour or half day trip.

Tours of the Windfarm are available.

Custom trips for private parties by reservation only. Ideal for special events, wedding parties, family reunions, employee parties, anniversaries & birthday parties.

Phone: (401) 439-5386
Business Contact Email: FVrooster@gmail.com
Address: Box 1703, Block Island, RI
Description:

An Block Island based private boat that offers the most unique intimate private charter service. Whether you are looking for a breakfast, lunch or dinner charter, a sunset cruise, or  a meeting place for that corporate function for six.

Phone: (917) 991-1730
Business Contact Email: info@seadogcruising.com
Instagram: @SeaDogCruising
Address: 63 Beach Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

A Block Island Tradition for all fishermen - a must stop!

Live bait, tackle, fishing poles, and home of the famous “Eat Fish T-Shirts” sold here. Are you just looking where to catch a fish then stop in and we can assist you. Twin Maples has been family owned and operated for three generations. This traditional tackle shop offers bait, lures and advice for great fishing spots.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5547
Business Contact Email: twinmaplesblockisland@gmail.com

Fitness and Health

Address: Classes held at the Parish Center on Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

 Block Island YOGA ~ ​Celebrating 23 years!

Please check our website for some great Yoga Retreats and offers for the 2020 season.

Since 1996, Susan has initiated hundreds of individuals into the transformative experience of yoga by creating a welcoming atmosphere based on the Kripalu tradition of compassion and self-acceptance.

Gwendolyn Alker will now be teaching the summer classes beginning July 2, 2019. Susan Littlefield will continue to lead restorative yoga retreats around New England including on Block Island.

Gwendolyn Alker will be teaching Kripalu classes at St. Andrews this Summer !

Tuesdays   9:00-10:15 Mixed Level

Thursdays  9:00-10:15 Intermediate
10:30-11:30 Gentle

Phone: (347) 581-7577 or 401-466-2052
Address: 1 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Join us at the 1661 Farm and Gardens across from the 1661 Inn. Classes include; Yoga Fusion, Yin Yoga, Restorative Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga, BootyBarre, Tabata just to name a few!

When you stop trying to be everything to everyone, when you stop seeking & searching on the outside, your center, your core is right here to be rediscovered. You come home to your self. You return to wholeness. You come back to LIFE.

We are Block Island's original yoga and movement class studio. Founded in 2005. Our mission is to provide offerings and services that inspire good health, and happiness. We cultivate our classes in an authentic, creative, and professional way in order to provide the therapeutic practices that inspire well being. Whether you are new to these wellness arts or an advanced practitioner, Elevation Studio has a place for you. We hope our services enhance your experience of beautiful Block Island.

Visit our web site for further information about classes and schedule.

Phone: (401) 466-9642
Business Contact Email: elevationbi.com
Address: 216 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Located in New Harbor at the Block Island Maritime Institute.
Welcome to Island Fitness, Spin, Step, Barre, Yoga, Bootcamp & Group Fitness classes on Block Island!
Classes are going on most mornings check our schedule and sign up. Always a great workout and so much fun! 

Please check website for latest schedule and classes.

Phone: (860) 883-8762
Business Contact Email: BIIslandFitness@Gmail.com

Marinas and Marine Supplies

Address: High St Block Island, RI
Phone: 401 466-2028
Address: 80 West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Situated on Block Island’s beautiful Great Salt Pond, Champlin’s is one of New England’s finest and largest resorts and marinas. Champlin’s is a self-contained resort that blends family atmosphere with a casual and relaxing environment that the entire family will enjoy.

All the rooms and suites are air-conditioned  with water views, private baths, refrigerators & microwaves. This resort offers  tennis courts, a movie theater, Block Island Oyster Bar, a large salt water pool, Trader Vic's bar at the end of the dock, ice cream shop, video arcade, bumper boats (Block Island Parasail) and a playground! It will be difficult to leave the grounds - why go anywhere?

Dock your boat at Block Island's largest marina! Lots of dock space available - call to reserve.

Phone: (401) 466-7777
Business Contact Email: info@champlinsresort.com

Sailing Charters

Address: 136 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Block Island Club is a non-profit organization focused on Sailing, Tennis and Events. The club is open from May and offers one-week through full-summer memberships. The club offers week-long Kid’s Camps involving Sailing, Tennis, Arts & Crafts and Swimming lessons. These camps run Monday through Friday. Please find more here: https://www.blockislandclub.org/kids. The club has a fleet of sail boats, dinghies and keelboats, 2 tennis courts, stand-up paddle boards, kayaks and swim-lanes.

The club’s sailing program comprises sailing lessons, sailing cruises, wedding charters and team building exercises. The club’s tennis program involves several weekly adult clinics, round-robin competitions and weekly tennis events. Throughout the summer, the club hosts numerous sporting and social events for the whole family. The full list of events can be found here https://www.blockislandclub.org/events-1. The club’s facilities, including sailing boats, clubhouse and deck can be made available for private events and parties. For more information, please email: info@blockislandclub.org.

Phone: (609) 401-3477
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandclub.org
Address: Box 1703, Block Island, RI
Description:

An Block Island based private boat that offers the most unique intimate private charter service. Whether you are looking for a breakfast, lunch or dinner charter, a sunset cruise, or  a meeting place for that corporate function for six.

Phone: (917) 991-1730
Business Contact Email: info@seadogcruising.com
Instagram: @SeaDogCruising

Tennis, Horseback and Helicopter Tours

Address: West Side Road
Description:

Skateboard, tennis and basketball park.

Address: 136 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Block Island Club is a non-profit organization focused on Sailing, Tennis and Events. The club is open from May and offers one-week through full-summer memberships. The club offers week-long Kid’s Camps involving Sailing, Tennis, Arts & Crafts and Swimming lessons. These camps run Monday through Friday. Please find more here: https://www.blockislandclub.org/kids. The club has a fleet of sail boats, dinghies and keelboats, 2 tennis courts, stand-up paddle boards, kayaks and swim-lanes.

The club’s sailing program comprises sailing lessons, sailing cruises, wedding charters and team building exercises. The club’s tennis program involves several weekly adult clinics, round-robin competitions and weekly tennis events. Throughout the summer, the club hosts numerous sporting and social events for the whole family. The full list of events can be found here https://www.blockislandclub.org/events-1. The club’s facilities, including sailing boats, clubhouse and deck can be made available for private events and parties. For more information, please email: info@blockislandclub.org.

Phone: (609) 401-3477
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandclub.org
Address: 1 Center Rd, Block State Airport, New Shoreham, RI 02807
Description:

As our staple helicopter tour, we’ll take you on an entire lap around scenic Block Island, the Block Island Wind Farm or go out to North Light.  There’s simply no better view of Block Island .

HeliBlock of Westerly, Rhode Island also provides Helicopter Tours for the entire state of Rhode Island, including aerial tours of historic towns and cities such as Westerly, the beaches of Misquamicut and Watch Hill, as well as tours in and around Block Island, RI.

Private charters available to Southern Rhode Island, New York City, the Hamptons, and Boston.

 

Phone: (401) 859-1001
Business Contact Email: matt@heliblocktours.com
Address: West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

We will pick you at the Block Island Visitor Center and bring you right to the trails. Plan a sunset ride right on the beach! Guided trail rides around the west side of the island. Ponies for the kids are available, too.

Please, call for reservations.

Phone: (401)466-5060

Theaters

Address: 17 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Block Island's only theater right in town showing first run movies nightly. Enjoy a movie in a wonderful, historic theater that dates back to the 1882.

Go to the website for the full schedule of movies. Don't forget on a rainy day matinees are shown!

 

Phone: (401) 466-2555
Address: 80 West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Enjoy first run movies in this beautiful west side location at Champlin's Marina. Parking available for movie goers. All new projection system that features 2 movies nightly. Also, matinees shown on rainy days.

Phone: (401) 466-7777
Business Contact Email: office@champlinsresort.com
Instagram: @Champlinsresort

Water Activities

Address: 136 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

The Block Island Club is a non-profit organization focused on Sailing, Tennis and Events. The club is open from May and offers one-week through full-summer memberships. The club offers week-long Kid’s Camps involving Sailing, Tennis, Arts & Crafts and Swimming lessons. These camps run Monday through Friday. Please find more here: https://www.blockislandclub.org/kids. The club has a fleet of sail boats, dinghies and keelboats, 2 tennis courts, stand-up paddle boards, kayaks and swim-lanes.

The club’s sailing program comprises sailing lessons, sailing cruises, wedding charters and team building exercises. The club’s tennis program involves several weekly adult clinics, round-robin competitions and weekly tennis events. Throughout the summer, the club hosts numerous sporting and social events for the whole family. The full list of events can be found here https://www.blockislandclub.org/events-1. The club’s facilities, including sailing boats, clubhouse and deck can be made available for private events and parties. For more information, please email: info@blockislandclub.org.

Phone: (609) 401-3477
Business Contact Email: info@blockislandclub.org
Address: Old Harbor Dock, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Block Island Parasail & Water Sports has since 1989 offered a variety of fun-filled entertainment for the entire family. Soar above Block Island’s pristine waters aboard the state-of-the-art Parasail boat. It’s a great way to see the island and get out on the water with friends and family. Or try a wet and fun banana boat ride! Large groups are welcome. Reservations made in person or call for more details.

Located on the Old Harbor Dock.

Phone: (401) 864-2474
Address: 80 West Side Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

 

Situated on Block Island’s beautiful Great Salt Pond, Champlin’s is one of New England’s finest and largest resorts and marinas. Champlin’s is a self-contained resort that blends family atmosphere with a casual and relaxing environment that the entire family will enjoy.

All the rooms and suites are air-conditioned  with water views, private baths, refrigerators & microwaves. This resort offers  tennis courts, a movie theater, Block Island Oyster Bar, a large salt water pool, Trader Vic's bar at the end of the dock, ice cream shop, video arcade, bumper boats (Block Island Parasail) and a playground! It will be difficult to leave the grounds - why go anywhere?

Dock your boat at Block Island's largest marina! Lots of dock space available - call to reserve.

Phone: (401) 466-7777
Business Contact Email: info@champlinsresort.com
Address: 442 Dodge Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

At DiamondBlue you will find name brand clothing, beach accessories, boards, rentals, surf lessons and much more. Learn to paddleboard or surf; DiamondBlue offers lessons for all levels. Offering daily/weekly rentals of bodyboards, paddleboards, skimboards and surfboards. Forgot your wetsuit or rashguard? No worries, you will find a great selection of water gear here. Call or email about Surf Camp - so popular with the kids!

Phone: (401) 466-3145
Business Contact Email: diamondblue.bi@gmail.com
Address: P.O. Box 752, Manchester, VT
Description:

The Fishing Academy provides a safe, fun environment for children to learn how to fish and improve the skills they already have. Super Fun!

Please go the website and learn all about it - not to be missed.

 

Business Contact Email: fishingacademy@gmail.com
Address: 40 Ocean Avenue, Block Island
Description:

Kayak and paddle board rentals on Great Salt Pond. Offering single, double and triple kayaks and paddleboards. A great activity for the entire family. We rent by the hour, half day, full day or weekly. Also, your snorkeling gear can be rented here.

 

Phone: (401) 466-5392
Address: Corn Neck Rd Block Island, RI
Description:

Open daily 9 AM – 6 PM from mid-June through Labor Day & weekends from Memorial Day through mid-June. Rentals of beach chairs, umbrellas, boogie boards. Restrooms and showers. Concession serving lunch and snacks until 5 PM. Lifeguards on duty.

Phone: 401 466-7717
Address: 216 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Reservations are required, please.

Pond and Beyond offers rentals, tours, and basic instruction via Kayak. Also, upon request, other beyond the pond adventures such as hiking, bird watching, and snorkeling. So come kayak with us on the largely undeveloped 900 acre Great Salt Pond. whether you are a neophyte, expert or somewhere in between there is water waiting for you to enjoy.

Daily eco-tours, kid programs, family tours, groups, full moon paddle, sunset paddle, women only. Instruction for beginners. Tour reservations recommended.

Offering; 1 to 2 hour eco tours. Eco family adventures that can be 2 to 4 hours.

Eco tours / adventures include land based hiking / beach strolled / ecology, swimming / etc.

Phone: (401) 578-2773
Business Contact Email: blockislandkayak@gmail.com

Taverns and Nightclubs

Address: 42 Water Street, Block Island, RI
Description:

Restaurant and Bar: Ballard’s not only offers a distinctive menu of exceptionally fresh seafood, but also an incredible view of Ballard’s Beach. Ocean to table fresh fish caught from Block Island waters, and variety of local favorites and prime steaks. Outside bar on the beach with live entertainment during the summer.

Hotel: Many rooms have private balconies, ocean and beach views, and each of our guestrooms will soothe your senses and excite your imagination. Rooms have 40 inch flat screen TV with DirectTV, AC and wireless internet.

Phone: (401) 466-2231
Address: 35 Connecticut Avenue, Block Island, RI
Description:

Serving pub food year round. A favorite spot for locals, featuring Karaoke Night and Open Mic Night. Located below the Highview Inn. We offer a pool table, Foosball and other great barroom games.

Trivia Night, Open Mic Night - the fun never ends.

Featuring the only 360-degree view of Block Island, circa 1949—the work of artist H.D. Wetherbee. This is not be missed, Wetherbee painted in trade of food and drink.

Phone: (401) 466-5397
Business Contact Email: clubsodabiri@gmail.com
Address: 85 Ocean Ave, New Shoreham, RI 02807
Description:

Open Year Round! Great menu that offers specials daily.

Come in and meet old Island friends. This local’s favorite has craft beer on tap, serves casual pub food and features a large patio that’s great for for mingling on summer days. Open from 12:00 pm to 1:00 am daily.

Phone: (401) 466-2400
Business Contact Email: heartspacebi@gmail.com
Address: 214 Corn Neck Road, Block Island, RI
Description:

Yellow Kittens is the premier bar/nightclub on the island. Ring in the New Year at the Kittens and every holiday between, then find yourself ringing in the New Year again. Always busy - they are the go to establishment for FUN! Summer weekends offer live music and dancing. Weekdays there is often a DJ. If there is no music...you will find a pool table and video games. Always a great time!

Phone: (401) 466-5855
Business Contact Email: info@yellowkittens.com