To get into Middletown, or anywhere on Aquidneck Island, You can take one of three bridges: The Newport Bridge (Claiborne Pell Bridge), from Jamestown, Rhode Island, The Sakonnet River Bridge, from Tiverton, Rhode Island, or the Mount Hope Bridge, from Bristol, Rhode Island.
Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) offers (in season) daily trolley/bus service to all major points of interest in Middletown.
Newport Vineyards, 909 East Main Rd. (Rte. 138), Phone: +1 401-848-5161, .
Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 3rd Beach Rd., Phone: +1 401-846-2577, . Daily 9AM-5PM. A 300 acre sanctuary for deer, fox, over 300 species of birds. Marked nature trails of up to 1.1 mi each (no pets permitted on trails). Lovely coastal views. $4.
Holiday Cinemas, West Main Road, Phone: +1 401-847-3456.
Crumb Kruncher's (children’s clothes), 496 East Main Road, Phone: 401-842-0848.
Deborah Winthrop - Fine Lingerie & Gifts, 510 East Main Road, Phone: 401-846-3999.
Island Sports (sporting goods), 86 Aquidneck Avenue, Phone: 401-846-4421.
Walrus & Carpenter Toy Store, 909 East Main Road, Phone: 401-849-0012.
A Shade Above, 700 Aquidneck Avenue, Phone: 401-849-5664.
Residence Inn by Marriott, 325 West Main Rd, Phone: 401 845 2005, . This all suite hotel, just 2 miles from downtown Newport, offers separate areas for sleeping, living, eating, and a fully equipped kitchen. Unwind in the indoor swimming pool & whirlpool. Free hot breakfast buffet daily, social events M-Th, beer and wine bar, summer barbeques, and complimentary high speed Internet access.