Castle Hill Inn & luxury lingerie retailer, Journelle, elope to create romance travel escape and inspired lingerie collection

NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND (February 3, 2014) –  Castle Hill Inn, the luxurious and historic oceanside Inn in Newport, RI, famed for its opulent weddings and elegant boutique hotel accommodations, is excited to announce a new partnership with Journelle, the luxury lingerie retailer in New York City. This romance inspired partnership kicks off just in time for Valentine’s Day and offers guests an indulgent travel experience - the “Journelle Getaway,” and the opportunity to purchase a  timeless collection of lingerie, curated by Journelle.


The lingerie collection inspired by Castle Hill Inn features pieces perfect for any romantic occasion – whether you’re packing for a weekend getaway to Newport, celebrating an evening at home, or saying “I Do.” Highlights of the collection include the simple and luxurious Chantelle Vendome Demi Bra & Shorty, the soft and silky Coco Robe from Journelle, the classic Ari Dein Carnegie Chemise, the ultra-feminine Mabel collection set by Eberjey and dainty Florrie Mitton garters. The full look book of lingerie can be found online Journelle Lookbook.  


The partnership would not be complete without the pairing of an extraordinary travel experience. Beautiful elegance meets refined luxury with the Journelle Getaway at Castle Hill Inn in Newport, RI. Gifters can treat their special someone to a wonderfully romantic travel and shopping package. The experience includes a complimentary visit to the Atelier at Journelle in New York City for a private lingerie appointment and fitting to prepare for the romantic getaway. Plus, all guests will receive 15% off their purchase during their atelier fitting. Sip champagne and tea while shopping a highly-curated selection of both basics and high-fashion pieces, tailored to guests’ personal requests. From building a wedding trousseau or selecting styles for a special occasion to updating an everyday-lovely lingerie wardrobe, Journelle will have a gorgeous stock of requested sizes and styles, ready and waiting upon arrival. For those who cannot make it to the Atelier in New York, Journelle will be offering 15% off the purchase online at


Lovers can then escape to picturesque Newport for a two-night stay at Castle Hill Inn, where they will enjoy a special romance amenity and champagne upon arrival, complimentary gourmet breakfast and afternoon tea daily, a three-course dinner for two or a special Valentine’s Day dinner (gratuity included) and two tickets to any Newport Preservation Society mansion. Guests may opt to stay in the historic Turret Suite in the mansion, featuring panoramic views of the Narragansett Bay, the Atlantic Ocean and the Castle Hill Lighthouse or a private Beach Cottage or Beach House, located just steps away from the sand. Rates start at $800 (tax not included). The package is available through December 31, 2014, and can be found online .


From the sea-salt air and sounds of the surf to the landscape’s ever-changing hues, the magical 40 acres of Castle Hill Inn, with its premier location just minutes away from downtown Newport, legendary service, and wonderful food, make for unmatched experiences and unforgettable memories to share with your special someone.


About Castle Hill Inn

For more than a century, Castle Hill Inn has captured the imagination of guests from around the world with its enchanting coastal setting, relaxed elegance and authentic Newport spirit. Honored with the designation as a Relais & Chateaux property, an association of the world’s finest hotels, Castle Hill Inn exemplifies the warmth and quiet luxury of 19th-century seacoast life nestled on a 40-acre peninsula overlooking Narragansett Bay.  Combining the elegance of a boutique hotel with the inviting comforts of a coastal inn, the Inn offers resplendent lodging options to suit the needs and preferences of all guests.  Accommodations include nine guest rooms and suites in the original 19th-century Agassiz Mansion, and 24 private, waterfront accommodations in the Harbor House, Chalet, Beach Houses and Beach Cottages.  Within the mansion, indulgent meals are prepared by renowned Executive Chef Karsten Hart, and the recently renovated Lawn at Castle Hill is the epitome of classic New England al fresco dining.  On property activities include stargazing, clambakes, bonfires, games on the lawn, kayaking, paddle boarding, yoga, surfing, sailing and much more.  Voted by readers of Conde Nast Traveler and Travel & Leisure as one of the top hotels in the world, and lauded by the New York Times as ‘the best spot in town,’ Castle Hill Inn is the epitome of Newport elegance.

Castle Hill Inn is operated by Newport Harbor Corporation, an employee-owned (ESOP) hospitality corporation based in Newport, RI.  For more information on Newport Harbor Corporation, please visit the website at  For more information about Castle Hill Inn please visit

About Journelle

Journelle is a designer lingerie store based in New York City, and a favorite online lingerie mecca for the modern woman. With inspiration from the archaic French word journellement, which means "daily" we Journelles believe in wearing lovely lingerie every single day. Our stores and website present a tastefully-curated selection of lingerie and loungewear, and provide customers with compassionate, expert service. It is our mission to help women feel wonderful from the inside out, starting at the underpinnings. For more information about Journelle please visit




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