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How New England resorts compare with The Breakers

In the luxury resorts market, New England is in the midst of a respectable surge.

In Westerly, R.I., the Ocean House in Watch Hill and the nearby new Weekapaug Inn have made their mark as high-end beachfront destinations. In Vermont, renovations are complete at the stately Equinox. These are places where the towels are impossibly plush and the cheerful valets send you off with a bottle of ice-cold spring water for the ride home.

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