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267 N.W. Cliff St, Newport, OR 97365
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Sylvia Beach Hotel
Ranked #10 of 26 Hotels in Newport
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Portland, OR
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have stayed at this hotel three times and I can see us staying thirty more. Wandering the halls, reading the guestbooks with their incredible stories, exploring the rooms and all detail that goes into them. Then just lazily reading throughout the day. The staff is wonderful, the food is a delight and the entire experience is... More 

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Sandy, Oregon
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61 reviews 61 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the first time we've stayed here, and we'd heard so much about it. We loved: 1. The meals (we had 2 dinners as well as 3 breakfasts here.) You're in table groups of 8, and at dinner are encouraged to play "Two Truths and a Lie" with your table mates. It was a lot of fun, and kept... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I've been going to the Sylvia Beach Hotel for many years, and it's a great place to read, do quiet projects, and reflect. I've just returned from three nights. I stayed in the Shakespeare room one night and the J.K. Rowling room two nights. The Shakespeare room is roomier, and I really enjoyed it. But, I'm a long-time fan of... More 

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Portland, Oregon
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We had a disappointing experience. Got there shortly before dinner and went up to the library. No fire in the fireplace, no spiced wine, no anything. Just cold and dark and we were totally ignored. No Christmas decorations even though there in mid-december. There was junk sitting around. The desk personnel were totally unhelpful and not service oriented. Been here... More 

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Chattanooga, TN
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This unique hotel is unlike any other - it is a true "getaway," with no phones, wifi or television. What it does have in abundance is atmosphere, a fabulous library where guests have full access to all the books and where spiced wine is served every evening. The gourmet breakfast is included, and reservations are recommended for dinner. Every one... More 

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California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Driving through, discovered the Hotel... simply wonderful. My husband went into shock for a short while when he discovered they have no TV, or WiFi.. but he ended up loving our stay. Beautiful location overlooking the Ocean, and the breakfast was great. Would love to see some coffee in the Lobby area for those of us that have a difficult... More 

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Seattle, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This restored 1910 building is an oasis for book lovers. Each room is themed for an author with many tastes to choose from. Our room had a wonderful view of the beach and a balcony to sit and enjoy the view as well as wall to wall windows. The living room on 3rd floor is great for reading and looking... More 

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Colorado Springs, CO
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46 reviews 46 reviews
6 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Loved the author themed rooms, especially the way they leave the unoccupied rooms open for you to enjoy touring. Breakfast was wonderful and staff quite helpful and courteous. It is not for everyone and in places a bit worn, but that adds to the experience. The gift shop is fun but would have liked a few more clothing souvenirs, particularly... More 

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Beaverton, Oregon
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I had the great fortune to spend two nights at this charming hotel recently after getting engaged. I am an avid reader and my fiancee is a writer so this seemed like the perfect choice for us. We stayed in the J.K. Rowling room, and while I would not recommend it for most couples (as this room has only a... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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37 reviews 37 reviews
4 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

If your idea of a great hotel is flat-screen TVs, iPhone docks and free wi-fi, please do go elsewhere. This quaint, quiet B&B is for those of us who deeply appreciate books, authors, quirky finds around every corner and convivial conversation with guests from around the world. The rooms are named for and lovingly reflect works of individual authors down... More 

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Additional Information about Sylvia Beach Hotel

Address: 267 N.W. Cliff St, Newport, OR 97365
Location: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 33
Also Known As:
Hotel Sylvia Beach
Sylvia Beach Newport
Sylvia Beach Hotel Newport, Oregon
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Newport
#7 Romantic Hotel in Newport

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