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Castle Hill Inn

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   590 Ocean Drive, Newport, RI 02840
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Ranked #4 of 20 hotels in Newport
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Elizabeth A Warwick, Rhode Island
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Warwick, Rhode Island
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We are Rhode Islanders who do quite a bit of traveling. It's great to have a beautiful retreat just a short drive away from our home, where we can go to truly relax without the hassles associated with airport travel. We've stayed several times at the Inn, but this was the first time we stayed in a cottage. It was... More

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Old Greenwich, Connecticut
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This inn is a classic, set on the perfect point overlooking Newport harbor. We stayed here with our fare rewards award and it could not have been better. The woodwork throughout the inn is beautiful and our upgraded room was huge and well-appointed with a marble bath and gas fireplace. The bar downstairs is very nice too, although the drinks... More

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Castle Hill is truly a magical place. I've been there twice for drinks and dinner. However, I can't say much about the rooms because we did not stay there. The restaurant and bar are beautiful. The staff is very nice and the service is great. One of the best sunsets I've seen. I highly recommend this place for dinner and/or... More

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Reading, Massachusetts
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58 reviews 58 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Castle Hill Inn in Newport, RI this past week and can not say enough wonderful things about this exceptional property. The expansive property has rooms in the original inn (former private mansion) as well as rooms in cottages around the acreage. We stayed in a room at the Beach Cottages which are located... More

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spend a night at castle hill inn during their off season as fare rewards members. I only hope we can do this for many more years to come...it is a special place.. We arrived on a very cold wintery day but with a fireplace and heated floor,,, who cares? Only minus was being unable to use our deck which... More

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The room was beautifully decorated and the fire place made it a cozy stay in winter. Great service, friendly and attentive. Excellent dinning and great location for teatime. It was pity that the 'Lawn' was covered with snow. My wife and I will plan to come back again in the summertime.

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

My wife and I attended a special guest chef event at the Castle Hill Inn this past weekend. A part of our event included an overnight stay. First, the event was super. It featured a guest chef from New York who specializes in Portuguese cuisine, paired with special wines from Broadbent Vineyards. It was super. The service was top notch.... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I normally refrain from posting reviews but will do now as we had an unfortunate experience that is worth sharing. My wife and i stayed at castle hill inn to celebrate her birthday two weeks ago, driving all the way from NYC (4hr). We ignored many stumbling blocks during our stay such as smelly water glasses, dessert serving cups dirtied... More

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Brian_Maitland_Young, General Manager at Castle Hill Inn, responded to this review

Dear Rani G; Thank you for your comments, and for taking the time to speak with me about your experience yesterday. We are truly sorry to have disappointed you and your wife, especially since you had made a special trip from NYC to celebrate her birthday. Rest assured we have learned from your comments, and have adjusted our hours of... More

oxford, ma.
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

My husband and I celebrated my birthday with an overnight at Castle Hill Inn in Newport R I. We stayed in one of the Harbor Houses, which are oceanfront, facing the Newport Bridge. Our accommodations were excellent. The room was beautifully decorated, extremely clean and comfortable. The view of Newport Harbor was just beautiful. The service and staff was excellent.... More

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Southport, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We had booked the #1 listed Hotel in Newport on TripAdvisor and once we drove up to the hotel and walked into our room, my wife and I said, this is not Castle Hill. #1 Hotel was nice enough to refund us, and we then immediately drove over to Castle Hill to book a chalet room, our favorite cozy room... More

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Additional Information about Castle Hill Inn

Also Known As:
Castle Hill Hotel Newport
Castle Hill Hotel
Castle Hill Resort
Address: 590 Ocean Drive, Newport, RI 02840
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Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Newport
#2 Romantic Hotel in Newport
#3 Luxury Hotel in Newport
#5 Business Hotel in Newport
#7 Family Hotel in Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Castle Hill Inn 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated on a forty-acre peninsula overlooking the mouth of Narragansett Bay, at the west end of Newport's world renowned Ocean Drive, Castle Hill Inn offers guests the seclusion and extraordinary beauty of a private oceanfront resort. Our elegantly restored 1875 Agassiz Mansion, the private Harbor Houses, Swiss-style Chalet with adjoining Terrace, and our Beach Houses and Cottages, are all nestled along the coastline providing an enchanting and relaxing escape. Also located on our property is the Castle Hill lighthouse reached by a secluded walking trail, which continues to our private beach. The Inn is a proud member of Relais & Chateaux, a collection of over 550 of the world's most exclusive and charming hotels and restaurants. ... more   less 
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