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Cliffside Inn

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2 Seaview Ave, Newport, RI 02840
Cliffside Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Howard Beach, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After researching the many Inns in which to stay during our first visit to Newport we decided to try the Sea Cliff Bed and Breakfast. What a wonderful choice and find. As we arrived tired from a very long drive, we were greeted very warmly by Marty and shown our lovely Blue room. The room was decorated impeccably in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My fiancé and I stayed at the Cliffside Inn for a weekend in June for my birthday. We arrived later than expected but they set out a welcome envelope with directions to our room and keys. We stayed in the Loft which was a great room- very clean and a very nice bathroom. The only thing I noticed that could... More 

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New York City, New York
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned from the Cliff Side Inn for an anniversary. The location was great 100 feet from the cliff walk. A 15 minute walk from the warfs where the shops and resturants are. Breakfast and the rooms were awesome. The owner/hosts were very nice and told amazing stories of the restoration of the inn.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I have stayed at a few different places in Newport over the past few years, however Cliffside Inn is the place to be. This was our second stay and it was just as wonderful as our first stay, if not better. The rooms are grand, and the breakfasts are absolutely delicious. The nightly wine reception is the... More 

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Hudson Valley, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently spent 3 nights at this B & B. Overall the inn was wonderful but there are a few nit-picky areas that could be improved upon. The inn is in a very nice residential neighborhood and is an easy 1-2 minute walk to the cliff walk. You can see glimpses of the water from the inn's comfortable wrap around front... More 

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for all of your wonderful comments regarding the inn, as well as for your suggestions for us. We have thoroughly reviewed your comments with the staff. For future reference, we do have some rooms with refrigerators and there is a common area refrigerators for guest use. We are so glad that overall you enjoyed your stay. We enjoyed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room that I stayed in was beautiful, spacious, and elegant. I would recommend the Cliffside Inn to anyone who wants a memorable stay in Rhode Island. The staff are very nice and friendly. The room is well maintained and very clean. Short walk to the beach.

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Donna, It was our pleasure to have you with us at the Cliffside Inn. We appreciate your comment that we are "the nicest bed and breakfast" you have ever stayed at. We really work hard to make guests happy and are thrilled that you were. Best, Nancy and Bill More 

Guilford
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing stay at this incredible bed-and-breakfast. The staff is amazingly attentive and was there every step of the way. The Decore and layout of the place is magnificent – – we loved the cheerful skylights, comfy beds, peaceful porch and fire pit. it's literally seconds from the famous Newport cliff walk entrance and just minutes to walk downtown.... More 

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are so glad you enjoyed your time in the Turner Suite. I love the skylights up there and the color of the room is so soothing. We look forward to seeing you on a future visit. Best, Nancy and Bill More 

Sutton, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an incredible weekend that will be forever fondly remembered.... It was my boyfriends birthday and I wanted to take him away and surprise him. Nancy and Bill went way above and beyond helping me to pull this off... Mind you he had just taken me away to Miami and we stayed at a 5 star + hotel so... More 

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Robin, It was wonderful having you here and we are so glad that all your hard work and planning made John's birthday spectacular. We loved being part of the big surprised and are thrilled that you both enjoyed your stay. I'm sorry to hear you've had some difficulties since leaving us, but hope you'll be back for another relaxing stay... More 

Woodstock, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My h. is always a bit anxious in the moments we step into a new place b/c I am pretty picky and often disappointed. I was happy here the moment we stepped in! The Inn is lovely with antiques and fine artwork and roses in bloom in June. The smell of baking things greeted us. Our room was Pepto pink,... More 

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful and detailed review. The Palermo Rose color of the Grosvenor Suite is a little pink, but proper for the period. We are so glad that you enjoyed the room and all the amenities of the Cliffside Inn. I'm sorry that we were not here to meet you in person this weekend, and hope that we... More 

White Plains, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a perfect weekend in Newport! The Cliffside Inn was a wonderful place. The staff was so friendly and helpful. The room was very comfortable. I loved my steam shower.... The breakfast was delicious. We were just a few steps from the Cliffwalk and the area was calm and relaxing. The location was excellent. Can't wait to return!

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We are so glad that you had a great time in Newport and at the Cliffside Inn this past weekend. We hope you are enjoying your Cliffside Inn wine glasses and look forward to a return visit. All the best, Nancy and Bill More 

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