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Rhea's Inn by the Sea

3.0 of 5
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42 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown, RI 02842
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Ranked #2 of 10 Middletown B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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Montgomery, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Perfect location for walking to the beach and enough restaurants to keep you satisfied. The whole Inn was immaculate! The room with the jacuzzi had a great view of the beach and town. The continental breakfast had all kinds of items and fresh coffee and snacks. Available all day. Nice and helpful staff. The price paid for the 2 nights... More 

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Shelton, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We have stayed here a number of times. The Inn is friendly and the rooms are always clean. The location is great and avoids the traffic of Newport. We have stayed in other hotels in Middletown and this is our favorite.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This little simple hotel is spotless. Not much for luxury but the cleanest place I have ever stayed in. Cleaner than a 5 star hotel! I would stay here again loved it. Staff very helpful perfect location 5 min walk to the cliff walk, 10 min drive to town. Can't wait to come back!

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My boyfriend and I were coming from Block Island and spending a night in Middletown. We wanted to spend a day in Newport and this was the perfect place. 5 minute drive to Newport harbors and shoppes. Don't come here expecting a continental breakfast or trendy rooms. This was a perfect spot for one night without breaking the bank. We... More 

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massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My girlfriend and I are long time vacationers in the center of Newport but with a last minute trip and a desire to hang out at the beach we snagged up a room at Rhea's. What a find! Stayed in the king room with Jacuzzi tub and private deck with a view of the ocean. Comfortable, clean and close to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Just got back from a mini vacation. 1st thing was the place was fairly clean and smelled nice. There were only 2 things about our room I didn't like. The comforter had a spot on it (looked like food). I just took it off the bed. Next to the remote were some grape stems on the table. The Inn was... More 

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Deering, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

OK, you CAN see the sea, but you have to peek around lots of buildings to do it! That being said, we liked this place. A lot. While there is certainly nothing outstanding about it physically, and the rooms have a pretty 1970's feel about them with older tube TV's bolted to the wall, and the bathroom REALLY needs more... More 

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Piscataway, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We were looking for a hotel room near Newport RI. We came upon this place while searching on line. What a beautiful place. Clean, comfortable and very welcoming. Tony, our host was great, very friendly and helpful. We didn't know what to expect when we pulled into the lot. When we got to our room we were presently surprised at... More 

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Midcoast Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

This small inn has some of the intimacy of a B&B without the risk of having your ear chewed off by guests. The host, Tony, was very welcoming. The place is spotless and looks new. The rooms are beautiful and well appointed, except for old-style tube TVs. Ample breakfast with quality items.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013 via mobile

I was looking for a hotel room for August 17th Weekend in Newport to celebrate my Wife's birthday. Fortunately there was not a room to be found in Newport because if there had been I never would have found Rhea's by the Sea. When we arrived we were promptly greeted and given the key to our room. Not being sure... More 

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