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Old Court Bed and Breakfast

144 Benefit St., Providence, RI 02903 (College Hill)
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Old Court Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #2 of 7 Providence B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Shawnee, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As noted in other reviews, the Old Court's location is ideal for visitors to Brown, RISD, or the RICC. Most of my fellow conference goers stayed at two of the large hotels directly across from the RICC, while I enjoyed a less-expensive, but much more personalized experience, surrounded by history, antiques, character, friendly conversation, and made-to-order breakfasts. (It's probably about... More

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New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location, as other have noted, is ideal for those who want to be within walking distance of Brown/RISD and there are plenty of great places to eat. The staff that we encountered were friendly and helpful; breakfast was generous, if not especially memorable (ok waffle, scrambled eggs, etc.); and the baked goods that are left out for guests were... More

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Seattle, WA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I spent a weekend here while dropping my daughter off for a summer program at Brown University. The staff/hosts are friendly, hospitable, and knowledgeable. The Inn dates from 1860, is filled with antiques, and located in a neighborhood of restored elegant 19th century homes. The Old Court is quiet, clean and comfortable. It is convenient to the amtrak station, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Location is great near universities and downtown but very quiet area. Parking available and free. Owner and staff are very friendly and atentive. The breakfast is one of the best we've seen. It's our second time in Old Court and we do recommend it.

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Tehran, Iran
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I paid a two-day visit to Providence and that was the placed reserved for me. The whole place, like the whole tone, had a Victorian hue. On the doors of the rooms in Old Court, there were plaques bearing the names of different people. Mine was Mr. Chippendale. The room was spacious with mirrors and paintings, and bed coming right... More

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This charming inn is located just a few minutes walk from the campuses of Brown and RISD. Our room was extremely large and comfortable. It rained one of the days we visited, and the owner had a number of umbrellas to lend. Cookies, cakes, and tea are available 24/7. Breakfast is served for two hours, starting from 8 AM during... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
32 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We stayed here for one night, arriving by train from New York. The B&B is close to the station so just a short, cheap taxi ride. The proprietor knew we were coming by train and was happy to let us check in early at 12.30PM instead of 2.00PM. This was an "experience" accommodation so we didn't mind paying a little... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

My parents have stayed here for every trip they've taken to Providence since 2007. I went to college across town, and the drive up the hill is well worth it. Quaint, clean rooms with friendly service and easy access to downtown, Thayer street and a Whole Foods, the Old Court is a great change from the corporate hotels that Providence... More

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Bologna, Italy
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We spent a night here while visiting Providence. Very nice position: close to Brown University, RISD and the city center. Nice big clean room. Breakfast was great, freshly cooked and delicious. Parking in the back.

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Houston, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Our party of six adults recently stayed for a long weekend at the Old Court. The location is wonderful, literally steps from Brown University where our weekend activities were centered. The staff was extremely accommodating and helped us change rooms when we desired a quieter location, and did not charge us for this upgrade. The breakfast was delicious every morning,... More

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Additional Information about Old Court Bed and Breakfast

Address: 144 Benefit St., Providence, RI 02903
Location: United States > Rhode Island > Providence > College Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Old Court b&b
Old Court Hotel Providence

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