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Founder's Brook Motel & Suites

314 Boyd Lane, Portsmouth, RI 02871
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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New Haven County
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The front desk staff could not have been nicer or more helpful when I went back-and-forth about my reservation. She really went out of her way to be helpful. She allowed me to check in an hour early in order to change clothing for a special occasion. If this review was based on the front desk personnel alone I would... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

My son recently got married in Portsmouth, RI, and family were attending from Pennsylvania Ohio, and Florida. I was not familiar with the area to know where to make arrangements for all of us. My son suggested Founder's Brook Motel and I had called 6 months before the wedding to start the plans. From my first call, and through all... More 

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Hampden, Massachusetts
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I have stayed at this motel twice within a few months and had a great experience both times. Very friendly and accommodating staff. Great location as well. The efficiency suites were perfect for my friends and I. We had plenty of space, refrigerators in the rooms, and parking right outside our door. We had a great time and will definitely... More 

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Hawthorne, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

This was the second time I stayed at this motel. It is so convenient for me as my son lives just 5 minutes away. It is a very comfortable, homie motel. We stayed in the efficiency room which is really nice and spacious. The beds are very comfortable and the room is always so nice and clean. I highly recommend... More 

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Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

I stayed there recently and the people are super nice. The rooms are dated and needs work, but it was quiet and restful. Also a great location out of the hustle bustle of the large cities, but still close enough to get around. I will be staying there again when I am in that area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed here for a wedding at the blithewold mansion. Its inexpensive, clean and a fantastic place to spend the night. I ended up forgetting a shirt in my room and Prena at the front desk couldn't have been kinder and more responsive in sending it to me in NY. Definitely recommended!

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Middletown, CT
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

Just arrived. The front desk clerk is lovely. Very friendly. The room leaves a LOT to be desired. We are in the far back & as we went by the other rooms we noticed all the windows are completely open in every unit despite it being a brisk fall day. When we got to our own unit we noticed the... More 

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Long Island NY
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

On the plus side: cheap ($136) when hotels in Newport this weekend were all $200+. Shower was hot. Toilet flushed. Quiet. Now the other side of the story: when you get to your room, you'll need to open ALL the windows to get rid of the mildew smell. Wallpaper peeling from the shower. Everything is old and sad looking. For... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013 via mobile

You have to have a sense of humor to stay here. The front desk told us not to try to use the GPS, because their address is not in it. The clerk on the phone gave us a nearby GPS address which turned out to be the Episcopal Church. Since we are Episcopalians, this was appropriate, but several miles from... More 

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Pennington, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We booked here last-minute to extend a trip to the Newport area. The person who checked us in was very gracious and gave us suggestions for local sights and restaurants. The motel is quiet and out of the way, which was nice. The room itself was sadly outdated and in need of work. The wallpaper was peeling in the bathroom,... More 

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Address: 314 Boyd Lane, Portsmouth, RI 02871
Location: United States > Rhode Island > Portsmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 32
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