Block Island Times

State launches first-ever Hotel Week

In an effort to promote Rhode Island during the off-season, Rhode Island Commerce and the state’s tourism office, has created the first-ever Hotel Week, which kicks off Jan. 18 and runs through the end of the month. Block Island Tourism Director Jessica Willi made the announcement at the Tourism Council meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 11.
“The Hotel Week has launched, and you can go online to find out all about it,”  said Willi. (
The website states: “Rhode Island’s first hotel week is a great opportunity to treat yourself to a stay in one of Rhode Island’s top hotels! This is your chance to take advantage of amazing savings at Rhode Island’s new, historic and distinguished hotels across the state. This 14-day promotion from January 18-31, 2020, features flat rates of just $100, $200, $300 and $400 per night for hotels that typically charge upwards of $500 per night! Why stay home when you can discover Rhode Island for the first time or enjoy a relaxing staycation? Check out these exclusive offers to plan and book your trip.”
One hotel on Block Island is participating: The 1661 Inn, which

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