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Rooftop Lounge Ideal for Summer Fun at Hotel Viking
Top of Newport offers Spirits, Stogies, Smooth Grooves + More

Newport, Rhode Island –Top of Newport, Hotel Viking’s rooftop lounge, is the perfect spot to lounge in the warm summer months. Open Tuesday through Sunday throughout the summer, Top of Newport features a full bar, a complete menu with culinary delights off the grill and live entertainment on the weekends. On Wednesdays, Top of Newport hosts ‘Spirits & Stogies’, a special event pairing spirits and cigars.  On Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings Top of Newport features live music with a focus on local bands. For more information, call Hotel Viking at (401) 847-3300 or 800-556-7126.

“Top of Newport is a favorite spot for locals and our guests really like the chill, open-air atmosphere,” states Marlen Scalzi, Director of Sales and Marketing. “It is the perfect spot to unwind with friends and enjoy signature cocktails like a Gingerita and light fare like Narragansett Littleneck Clams and Lobster Club 'Sliders'.”

Top of Newport hours are 4pm-10pm Tuesday through Thursday and 2pm-10pm Friday through Sunday. Live music is from 5pm- 9pm on Friday and Saturday and from 2pm-6pm on Sundays. ‘Spirits & Stogies’ night, held every Wednesday from 6pm-8pm, invites guests to sample selected spirits along with a cigar pairing chosen by Cigar Queen Jessica Levine of Cigar Masters. Small bites prepared by Chef Kevin Thiele compliment each cigar and spirit. ‘Spirits & Stogies’ is limited to 30 guests and tickets are $35.

Hotel Viking, a member of Historic Hotels of America, features 209 guest rooms; the luxurious SpaTerre; fine dining at One Bellevue; over 14,000 square feet of meeting space; a historic chapel; a 24-hour business center; an indoor pool/whirlpool; and fitness center. For more information and reservations, please call Hotel Viking at 800-556-7126 or visit