Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel

5 Avenue of the ArtsProvidence02903USA
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About Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel

Housed in a former Masonic temple dating back to the 1920s, the Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel places guests near the Rhode Island State House and Benefit Street. Facilities at the hotel include business and fitness centers.

Rooms offer amenities such as premium bedding, flat-panel TVs, coffee makers, and mini-fridges. Guests can upgrade to rooms and suites offering access to the club lounge. All accommodation benefits from free high-speed Wi-Fi.

The Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel offers facilities such as a concierge desk, meeting spaces, and an evening turndown service. Valet parking is available.

The on-site restaurant, the Public Kitchen and Bar, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Alternative dining options in the area include the Capital Grille and Gracie’s.

The hotel is a five-minute walk from the Providence Place Mall, within one mile of the Rhode Island Convention Center, and within two miles of Brown University.


5 Avenue of the Arts, Providence, RI, 02903, USA
Telephone: +1(401)9195000 | Fax: +1(401)2760023 | 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 room service
  • 24-hour reception
  • Bell service
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Convenience store
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Upscale accommodation

Rooms and suites at the Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel attract plenty of praise from guests. The accommodation is often described as modern and classy and as including an exceptional choice of premium amenities. The free high-speed Internet and ultra-comfortable beds are definite highlights.

Walkable surroundings

Guests enjoy the location of this hotel, often describing the surroundings as extremely walkable. There is certainly a good selection of shopping and dining destinations in the immediate area. Plus, guests are of the opinion that the area is safe.

Excellent service

The standard of customer service offered at this hotel seems to be a real plus point. Guests report being made to feel welcome and at home from the moment they arrive. Furthermore, the staff is helpful, happy to recommend local restaurants, and is generally knowledgeable about the local area.

Negative Reviews

Minor issues

While most of the feedback from guests paints this hotel in a good light, some issues do crop up. A number of guests were unhappy about the charge for valet parking, others report minor oversights from the housekeeping staff, and a few thought the standard rooms were a little small.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1726 reviews across the web
8.9 /10
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8.9 out of 10 based on 1726 reviews