The 1661 Inn - Block Island
Want to Register? Questions? Please contact Lori Horak at or 212 937 2554
An intimate collection of 73 rooms and suites spread over nine distinct properties in a resort-like environment, you will find comfort, relaxation, and friendly hosts working to ensure that your stay is as memorable as Block Island itself.
The nearest airport is PVD in Providence, RI and it is a 20 minute ride
from there to the Pt. Judith Ferry
Location: Discover Block Island’s unspoiled beaches, 200 foot cliffs, freshwater ponds and lush rolling hills under a quilt of wildflowers, described by The Nature Conservancy as “one of the last 12 great places in the Western Hemisphere.” Block Island is miles away from ordinary, and the historic 1661 Inn is no exception
What You'll Love:  The 1661 Inn offers a sumptuous New England champagne breakfast buffet, knitters happy hour and across the street, the Farm & Aviary, home to a menagerie of animals including camels, llamas, pygmy and fainting goats, black swans, a yak, a zebu, lemurs, and red kangaroos.
Getting There: Block Island Ferry: provides year-round service from Point Judith, RI.  This is the only Ferry that can take vehicles  to the island and reservations for vehicles are required. Flying: Air services, provided by New England Airlines, are offered daily (year round) from Westerly, RI.  Westerly, located just off Interstate 95, is an easy drive, or train ride from anywhere in New England. (AMTRAK serves Westerly with daily trains between Washington/New York and Boston).  Flight time between Westerly and Block Island is 12 minutes.  Parking at the Westerly airport is FREE!
If you decide to bring your car on the ferry, the price is $79.20 roundtrip for a standard size car and $97.40 for a full size car
If you choose to park your car and just board the ferry, there are several lots surrounding the dock. They are all independently owned and the price ranges from $5-15 per calendar day.
The 1661 Inn
5 Spring Street  |    New Shoreham, RI 02807    |    Tel: 800-626-4773 or 401-466-2421   |