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351 High Street, P.O. Box 338, Block Island, RI 02807
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The Sheffield House
Ranked #9 of 30 Block Island B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dix Hills, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

B&B is walking distance to town. Home is nice & quiet with an outside porch furnished with comfortable chairs. Bedrooms are nice sized and comfortable. The best feature of this B&B though is the owners. Ed & Diane and wonderful, friendly people. We came as guests and left as friends.

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Morristown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stay at the Sheffield house for 6 nights in the rose mallow room #5. We really enjoyed our stayed - Diane was very helpful with restaurant recommendations and made us feel right at home. The room was spacious and had a nice breeze. Wished we could have stayed longer! We highly recommend this b&b and will definitely be back.

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here for a long weekend on our first trip to Block Island and could not be happier. The owners are so friendly and helpful. The rooms are all updated and very comfortable. You sometimes wonder about noise with a B&B and this was not an issue at all. The care put in to the breakfast... More

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for three nights on Block Island and highly recommend this place! Their current ranking doesn't do the place justice. Good stuff: - The Inn-keepers, Diane & Ed Hayde are the two of the most down-to-earth, kind, and genuine people you could interact with. They were so easy to talk to, welcoming, and easy going.... More

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Bloomfield, CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sheffield House is nothing short of extraordinary! An impeccably maintained, crystal clean gem of a B & B surrounded by lush gardens with all the amenities one might hope to find in a stellar location set this place apart from the others. Upon arrival this weary traveler was greeting by frolicking flowers, stunning white wooden rocking chairs and wicker cushioned... More

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Forest Hills, New York, USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is my FAVORITE B&B on Block Island. Diane and her husband do such a good job running this place. Breakfast of hard boiled eggs and salmon (lox) among other things is served fresh every morning. It is very clean. Although there is no air conditioning (no place on Block Island has A/C b/c electricity is so expensive) they have... More

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Mount Sinai, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We have stayed at The Sheffield House several times over the last 10 years and I must say this year was a distinct improvement over the last several where a management company ran the day to day operation. The owners are back running the Sheffield and here are the differences: 1. Clean, clean, clean. No more little bit of sand... More

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Mount Sinai, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Homemade scones, muffins and fresh fruit cups make the morning perfect. Great coffee with a variety of natural sweeteners for the organic minded. Front porch is a great spot for reading or watching the local traffic. A short walk to the farm and great restaurants. Hospitality can't be beat. Prices are very competitive.

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East Haven, Connecticut
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Celebrating a milestone birthday for my husband, we were the first guests for the 2014 season at the Sheffield House. I was delighted to find one of the hardworking and heartwarming owners, Diane, at the B&B on our arrival. Already I could see her attention to detail blossoming alongside the walkway to the front porch. Our room was on the... More

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Rhinebeck, New York, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The room was small – so small we couldn’t get around the bed without knocking things over. The complimentary breakfast in the morning was a shabby, do-it-yourself production that we could have done better if we hosted breakfast at home. There was a lot of street noise at times during the night. That said, the bed was clean and comfortable.... More

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Sheffield351, Owner at The Sheffield House, responded to this review

Hello my name is Diane Hayde, I am the owner and current Innkeeper of The Sheffield House on Block Island. After reading your review about your stay, I thought I would take moment to respond. First I would like you to know that from January 1, 2009 to December 31, 2013 I had nothing to do with the Bed and... More

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Address: 351 High Street, P.O. Box 338, Block Island, RI 02807
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Location: United States > Rhode Island > Block Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Sheffield House Hotel Block Island

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
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A quaint 6 bedroom Victorian Inn.Located close to old harbor-convenient to ferry,shopping, beaches and island restaurants. ... more   less 
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