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Five RI Restaurants Earn AAA Four Diamond Awards

Ocean House's new restaurant COAST received a AAA Four Diamond Award recently, one of only 5 restaurants in the state to be awarded and the only one in South County. Read the article.

Business Round-up: SK native seeks to revitalize site as Tavern on Main

The business round-up column mentions that South County Tourism Council won the silver in the annual NATJA awards competition for Destination Video. Read the article.

Ocean House #1 in Best Rhode Island Hotels

Ocean House in South County, RI was just named the #1 Hotel in Rhode Island by U.S. News & World Report. Read the article.

Forbes Travel Guide Unveils Its 2018 Star Award Winners

Ocean House in South County, RI once again received a triple 5 star rating from Forbes. Read the article.

Blink And You'll Miss These 12 Teeny Tiny Towns In Rhode Island

7 out of the 12 of these teeny tiny towns in Rhode Island that you shouldn't miss visiting are located in South County. Find out which ones.

New England hotels bring home the gold

This Boston Globe article mentions how Ocean House in South County, RI is one of the 12 hotels in New England to be awarded Gold badge by U.S. News & World Report for appearing in the top 10 percent

50 states: 50 craft chocolate makers

South County's Hauser Chocolates was the craft chocolate maker for the state of RI featured in USA Today. Read the article.

Go on a beer "Rhode" trip through 6 Rhode Island cities

Two of South County's premier breweries are featured in this Boston.com article on RI beer. Find out who they are. Read the article.

Cars, jewelry part of pricey Valentine's Day package at Rhode Island hotel

Indianapolis NBC affiliate, WTHR covered the special luxury Valentine's Day packages offered by South County properties such as Ocean House and Weekapaug Inn. Read the article.

9 Breathtaking Beach Hotels from U.S. News' Best Hotels List

SmartMeetings.com ranked South County's Ocean House at #7 in the 9 Breathtaking Beach Hotels list. Read the article.

Travel Journalists Association Gives Silver Award To South County

RI Patch reports on South County Tourism Council winning the Silver in the Destination Video category of the 2017 NATJA Awards competition. Read the article.

Neighborhood of the Week: Arcadia is a slice of the rural life

The Providence Journal highlights the Arcadia area of Exeter in South County, RI and the Tomaquag Museum. Read the article.

The Best 5 Indoor Adventures

Photo by Kim Knox Beckius Yankee Magazine lists Rock Spot Climbing in South County, RI as one of the 5 best indoor activities. Read the article.

South County Tourism Council Awarded Silver in the 2017 NATJA Awards

Wakefield, R.I. – The North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA) announced that South County Tourism Council (SCTC) won Silver (2nd place) in the 2017 Annual NATJA Awards Competition in the

14 Sweet Valentine's Day Deals That You Can Still Book

AFAR lists South County's Weekapaug Inn as one of the 14 Sweet Valentine's Day Deals. Read the article.

The Best Pancakes in Every State

South County's Jigger's Diner was named the best place in RI for pancakes by FoodNetwork.com. Read the article.

14 Romantic Hotel Packages to Book for Valentine's Day

Brit+Co includes the Ocean House & Weekapaug Inn Valentine's Day packages in their 14 Romantic Hotel Packages to Book for Valentine's Day article. Read the article.

Most Romantic Weekend Getaways in America

MSN.com listed South County's Ocean House as one of the most romantic weekend getaways in America. Read the article.

Serving Up: Snow Day Martini at The Ocean House

The Beverage Journal features a Snow Day cocktail concocted by a bartender at South County's Ocean House hotel. Read the article and cocktail recipe.

Valentines Romance? Head to Rhode Island

This blogger raves about the luxurious Valentine's Day offerings at South County's Ocean House. Read the blog.

WEEKENDS WITH YANKEE SEASON 2 PREMIERES THIS APRIL FEATURING MORE OF NEW ENGLAND'S HIDDEN GEMS, UNIQ

Broadcasting & Cable announces that Weekends With Yankee Season 2 premieres in April 2018 featuring Narragansett in South County, RI. Read the article.

Hold Your Own Winter Olympics in Rhode Island

South County's Yawgoo Valley, the only ski area in the whole state, was included in this Northshore Magazine article on winter activities in RI. Read the article.

Relais & Chateaux Properties to Offer Valentine's Day Packages

Luxury Travel Advisor writes about the luxurious Valentine's Day packages offered by South County's Relais & Chateaux properties such as Ocean House and Weekapaug Inn. Read the article.

100 under-the-radar beaches everyone should visit in their lifetime

Landroidlove.com lists South County's Watch Hill Beach amond the top 100 under the radar beaches everyone should visit. Read the article.

12 Most Luxurious Valentine's Day Hotel Packages

South County's Ocean House is listed in Reader's Digest's 12 Most Luxurious Valentine's Day Hotel Packages . Read the article.