Taking off: R.I. hotel shows off cheeky style

  • March 1, 2013 - 5:19 PM

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Providence-area hotel shows off cheeky style

NYLO Providence/Warwick is secreted away near the Warwick Mall, a few miles from the Providence airport. The 163-room property adds a cheeky wink to the straight face of a commercial strip. In the Loft restaurant and bar, off the lobby, transparent lucite tables contain a wave’s toss of shells and sponges. Guests sit in canvas captain’s chairs, beneath chandeliers inspired by a branch coral garden. Rooms from $79 a night (400 Knight St., Warwick, R.I.; 1-401-734-4460;

Deal of the week

Hilton offers last-minute Winter Warm-Up

Hilton is offering 20 percent off select Caribbean and Latin America hotels for last-minute stays of at least four nights. Rates for the Winter Warm-Up Sale, good through March 17, vary. For example, a four-night stay for two at the Hilton Curacao starts at $878, including taxes, a savings of $220. Four nights at the British Colonial Hilton Nassau in the Bahamas starts at $1,246, including taxes. Book by March 10; seven-day advance purchase required. Info: 1-800-446-6677;

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