Graduate Providence (formerly Providence Biltmore)

11 Dorrance StreetProvidence2903USA
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About Graduate Providence (formerly Providence Biltmore)

Guests staying at Graduate Providence, Rhode Island, can enjoy a few al-fresco drinks on the hotel’s terrace and those who like to keep fit and active can take advantage of the fully-equipped gym.

The rooms feature flat-screen TV’s, coffee makers, hairdryers, desks, iPod docks, minifridges, complimentary toiletries and free Wi-Fi.

Graduate Providence boasts en-suite rooms, a restaurant, bar/lounge in addition to a fitness center, fully-equipped spa, coffee shop as well as conference facilties. Valet parking is also available.

McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks Restaurant offers a wide range of dishes made using local produce whilst guests can enjoy light snacks and an extensive variety of beverages at the on-site bar.

Brown University, Roger Williams Park Zoo, Rhode Island Convention Center and Providence Place Mall are all in close proximity to the hotel. Providence Performing Arts Center and Water Place Park and Riverwalk are also close by.


11 Dorrance Street, Providence, RI, 2903, USA
Telephone: +1 4014210700 | Fax: +1 4014553050 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Conference rooms
  • Convenience store
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Close to attractions and amenities.

The hotel is centrally located being just a short walk away from many of the city's tourist attractions. Guests were pleased to find lots of shops and restaurants on their doorstep whilst those who wanted to explore other parts of the city could take advantage of the hotel's complimentary car service.

Well-appointed communal areas.

Guests complimented the overall decor of the communal areas especially the hotel's lobby which was described as grand and elegant. Many enjoyed spending time in the stylishly-appointed coffee shop which features open fire places whilst those who visited the on-site restaurant said that the ambiance and decor of the facility added to the enjoyment of their dining experience. .

Quality on-site facilities.

The leisure facilities at the hotel have been highly praised by many of the guests, most notably the on-site spa and the fitness center. Those who had massages and facials said that their treatments were carried out by professional and knowledgeable staff whilst guests who visited the gym remarked that the facility was clean and modern with up-to-date equipment. .

Negative Reviews

Rooms on the small side.

The standard-type rooms have been described as being small and cramped with guests objecting to having very little space to move around. The bathrooms were also said to be compact and lacking counter tops where guests could place their toiletries. .

Hot and stuffy rooms.

Some guests objected to the air-conditioning units being switched off and said that as a result their rooms felt rather hot. Many were reluctant to open their windows due to outside noise. .

Issues with Wi-Fi.

Guests who wanted to use the internet form their rooms said that the Wi-Fi signal was quite weak and therefore many had to take their device nearer to the reception area in order to connect. .

Rating Overview

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8.4 out of 10 based on 2101 reviews