Gurney’s Newport Resort and Marina

COVID-19 UPDATE: We are working with the hotel to offer maximum spacing between students in the classroom. Students will sit 2 people per 6-foot table with spacing between each table. We primarily monitor the state of Rhode Island’s guidance on large, social gatherings and will update you on any changes to our event as a result. You can see more for yourself here: https://reopeningri.com/

The requirements stated in the link below will depend on your personal situation. Please note that we, at Zentangle, Inc., will not solicit any personal, medical information from you.

https://covid.ri.gov/covid-19-prevention/travel-tofrom-ri

TRAVEL and ACCOMODATIONS INFORMATION

Situated on Goat Island and surrounded by Narragansett Bay, Gurney’s Newport Resort and Marina offers the seclusion of a private island yet is just a jaunt from the shops and eateries of downtown Newport. The waterfront resort is centrally located to the area’s abundant attractions and activities, which include landmark mansions, museums, vineyards, golf courses, beaches, state parks, scenic walks, and cruises.

The expansive grounds offer 360-degree water views, providing an ideal setting for our tangling adventure! There is a full-service spa and full gym and indoor pool.

http://www.gurneysresorts.com/newport

Getting There

When making your travel plans, keep in mind some key times:

  • Check in with Zentangle, ballroom foyer, anytime after 2:00pm
  • Check in with hotel, front desk, anytime after 4:00pm
  • Event ends around 2:00pm (zenAgain) or 5:00pm (CZT seminar)

T.F. Green International Airport (PVD), Providence, RI

If you have a choice of which airport to use, choose this one. It is about 27 miles from downtown Newport.

  • T.F. Green Airport information
  • Car Rentals
  • Private Car Service – We recommend Mike Bettencourt Car Service mbtransport53@gmail.com (401-640-5539). He runs his own service and is VERY familiar with our group and Rhode Island in general. We also recommend using him for your returning airport runs. Tell him you are with Zentangle!
  • Uber and Lyft services are available
  • Cab service- Orange cab is a full service taxi company and you can schedule pick ups at http://newportcabs.com/services.htm or call 401-841-0030

Logan International Airport (BOS), Boston, MA- located 74 miles from Newport

  • Logan Airport information
  • Car Service – We recommend Mike Bettencourt Car Service mbtransport53@gmail.com (401-640-5539). He runs his own service and is very familiar with our group and Rhode Island in general. We also use him for your returning airport runs. Tell him you are with Zentangle!
  • Uber and Lyft services are available.
  • Car Rentals
  • Cab- There are many cabs available outside after baggage claim and the cost is roughly $175 per one way to Providence.
  • Knight’s Limo– www.knightslimo.com -prices vary
  • Peter Pan Bus Lines operates between Boston’s Logan Airport and Newport. peterpanbus.com

Amtrak Train

Amtrak’s Providence train station is very near Kennedy Plaza where you can take the bus to Newport.

Driving Directions

Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina

1 Goat Island

Newport, RI 02840

USA

Self-Service Parking is free! (valet parking available for a fee)

Additional Night Accommodations

CZT#38 April 5-8, 2022

Your reservation with Zentangle includes the nights of April 5th, 6th, and 7th (Day students not included). If you wish to extend your stay, please email martha@zentangle.com with the dates of your request. PLEASE DO NOT CALL OR EMAIL THE HOTEL FOR THESE ARRANGEMENTS.

Zentangle has rooms blocked for 3 days prior to and 2 days after the event. The cost for pre and post-stays at Gurney’s for CZT#38 is $168.00+ local taxes payable directly to the hotel at the time of check-in. Zentangle room block dates: April 2-9, 2022

Self-Service Parking is free! (valet parking available for a fee)

Additional Night Accommodations for The Zentomology of Tangles, November 6-9, 2022

Your reservation with Zentangle includes the nights of November 6th, 7th, and 8th (Day students not included). If you wish to extend your stay, please email martha@zentangle.com with the dates of your request. PLEASE DO NOT CALL OR EMAIL THE HOTEL FOR THESE ARRANGEMENTS

Zentangle has rooms blocked for 3 days prior to and 2 days after the event. The cost for pre and post-stays at Gurney’s for zenAgain 2021 is $179.00+ local taxes payable directly to the hotel at the time of check-in. 

Newport, Rhode Island is a beautiful, coastal town. If you have a chance to extend your stay, we highly recommend it! You can read more about Newport at these links:

https://www.discovernewport.org/

OR

https://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-guide/newport-rhode-island/articles