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Christopher Dodge House

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   11 West Park Street, Providence, RI 02908 (Smith Hill)
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Ranked #1 of 7 Providence B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For absolute value, great location, spacious ,clean, cool and quiet rooms and an amazing breakfast, this can't be beat. The staff is warm friendly and welcoming and eager to help with suggestions, advice and ideas. We were sent on 2 great walking tours and to a great Italian restaurant on atwell street. It is close and convenient to brown u.... More

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MyMrPiper, Guest Relations Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Hi Jeff, We so much appreciate your kind words about Christopher Dodge House and do hope you continue to tell others. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Phyllis Guest Relations More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called an hour before the office closed, found vacancy and stayed two nights. This old house has all the necessary amenities to enjoy your stay, huge rooms with high ceiling, excellent breakfast that you find only in good diners and welcoming team. Although close to I-95 the rooms are very quite and we slept well. The neighborhood is calm... More

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MyMrPiper, Guest Relations Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Hi, We so much appreciate your kind words about Christopher Dodge House and do hope you continue to tell others. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Phyllis Guest Relations More

Reading, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a beautiful inn. I loved the room. It was big and roomy and overlooked the city. I walked to the State house and Providence Place Mall with no trouble. We did have noise from the freeway when the A/C was turned off. Would stay here again.

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Hi, We so much appreciate your kind words about Christopher Dodge House and do hope you continue to tell others. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Phyllis Guest Relations More

Absecon, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted by a warm, friendly staff member. She showed us the inn. It is beautifully decorated with period furniture and decorations. The accommodations were very nice, large room very comfortable. The location is on the east side of Providence. A short ride to Federal Hill and the Citizens Plaza and River walk. There is so much to due... More

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MyPiperBird, Guest Relations Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Hi, We so much appreciate your kind words about Christopher Dodge House and do hope you continue to tell others. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Phyllis Guest Relations More

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93 reviews 93 reviews
23 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

The Christopher Dodge a house is beautiful. Our room has bricked walls, a beautiful gas burning fireplace, gorgeous dark wood floors, with nice mission stylish furnishings. The bath is on the small side and the toilet is a little slow to flush. The location is right across the freeway, literally from the Rhode Island State House and the fun Providence... More

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Rae P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Dear Guest. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we want to thank you for providing a review. You gave a great description of your room and we can see that we share a love for historical homes and decor. It was built in 1858 and has great historical charm inside and outside of... More

Carencro, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Just returned home from Providence for RISD Graduation. A lovely little place to call home for a couple of nights! The bonus plan was having a manager who grew up in Morgan City not far from my hometown. Not sure about the complaints of city noise, we were in a fabulous room overlooking the city at night and we thought... More

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Rae P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Dear Louisiana friends. It was a pleasure having you with us. It was refreshing to have someone from the home state to chat with. I just wish we could have had more time to connect. But we are thankful that you enjoyed your stay and we truly appreciate your review. If you happen to make your way back to Providence,... More

Tampa, Florida
Top Contributor
252 reviews 252 reviews
24 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This B&B has some of the best staff that I have seen, very welcoming and informative. Our room was nice, but right across from the office allowing for a lot of traffic and noise. The breakfast was good, the warm dish changes daily - just ring the bell and they will come take your order and make deliver when ready.... More

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Rae P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for your review and we are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure having you with us. Your feedback was truly important to us and much appreciated. Our staff members were encouraged by your kind words. We hope to see you again in the near future. Best wishes. More

the big blue marble
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I loved the idea of staying in a New England B&B. Was looking forward to lots of charm and delicious breakfast. The staff provided the charm, but the house itself was unforgettable. There was musty smell in the main entrance (which we'd had a hard time finding) and in our room. While in Providence, it is a far walk to... More

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RaeCDHouse, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Dear guests. Thank you so much for the feedback. We appreciate it very much. We are truly sorry to hear that your night was not restful and we would really love to speak with you. If you could please give me a call at 401-351-6111 and ask for Rae, that would be great. Or you may email to my attention... More

near Philadelphia, PA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We've stayed here off and on for 8 years, since our son was at Brown. The rooms are cheerful and comfortable and very homey. We love the fireplaces that heat the room in winter. (They are electric, I believe). It's very quiet, except for hum of traffic from a highway, but we've never found that to be an issue. The... More

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RaeCDHouse, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure having the both of you with us. We truly enjoy your company. And thank you for such kind words. It's great feedback for our staff to know that they have been providing excellent service consistently throughout many years. We look forward to seeing you again. Take Care. More

New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We stayed at Christopher Dodge House for a week while in Providence for family business. The house is beautifully restored and many rooms are heated with either gas powered fireplaces or "wood" stoves which impart fabulous atmosphere. The beds are incredibly comfortable and our room had two comfortable reclining chairs. We were on the street side of the house so... More

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RaeCDHouse, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and it was a great pleasure having you with us. We were blessed to be able to assist with extending your stay. We hope that you will visit us again when you return to Providence. Blessings. More

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Address: 11 West Park Street, Providence, RI 02908
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Location: United States > Rhode Island > Providence > Smith Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Christopher Dodge House 3*
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Located in downtown Providence, the Christopher Dodge House Rhode Island Bed and Breakfast was renovated to its original stately grandeur, a stunning 3-story brick Italianate mansion. Enjoy the convenience the Inn offers to attractions such as, Providence Place Mall, Convention Center, RI School of Design, Brown University and world famous "Water Fire". Rooms are spacious and offer comfortable accommodations with many amenities such as fireplaces, hand-crafted furniture, WIFI, and a delightful, home cooked breakfast. Special packages include historic tours of Providence, fabulous restaurants, and romantic getaways. ... more   less 
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