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Cliffside Inn

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2 Seaview Ave, Newport, RI 02840
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Madeira Beach, Florida
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306 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful in the summer but nice and quiet in the winter. The Cliff walk is just outside for viewing of the beautiful mansions. Very convenient location to First Beach. Rooms are well appointed and maintained. Very friendly staff. We will return.

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Thank ernierad
Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review. I agree Newport is a great town any time of year. There is always something for everyone. We do hope you will return soon. Spring and fall are great times too and the Cliff Walk is less crowded. All the best, Nancy and Bill More 

New York City, New York
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic time at Bill and Nancy's Cliffside Inn. It was just what we wanted for the long weekend - a bright room with a bay window overlooking the water (beautiful sunrises), gas fireplace, easy access to the Cliff Walk, delicious breakfasts (plenty of variety) with interesting guests and stimulating conversations, and a relaxed and enjoyable wine and... More 

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Clarke, It was lovely having you and Sam here to celebrate your birthday. We are so glad you enjoyed your time here. We had a big snow last week, but then it's been near 50 degrees and it's all gone. I am not sad about this after last year, but the dustings are beautiful. I think you would really enjoy... More 

Massachusetts
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would highly recommend for anyone looking for a romantic weekend away. The rooms are amazing, the afternoon wine and hors d'oeuvre were scrumptious. And the breakfasts were amazing...Our bathroom had 3 different shower heads and body sprayers all over the place, bed was very comfortable...The staff were top notch and very helpful...And their wine selection had something for everyone

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Bob and Karen, We are so glad that you chose the Cliffside Inn for your birthday getaway! It was lovely having you both here and we are glad you enjoyed the inn and the St. George's Suite. That shower is amazing. We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review for us and hope you'll be back at... More 

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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most people don't think to visit Newport in Winter but we love the quiet of the winter season and no crowds. This was the second visit to this inn for my husband and I and we loved it so much the first time we brought our brother and his wife for this visit. The location of the inn cannot be... More 

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Debra, It is so wonderful that you are introducing your family to us. We enjoyed meeting them and watching the four of you have such a great time together. Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful and comprehensive review. The woman who checked you in was Cindy! She has great attention to detail, as do the... More 

Providence, Rhode Island
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this beautiful inn for a romantic get away for my birthday and we picked the perfect place to stay! The inn is beautiful, just steps from the gorgeous cliff walk and close to all the sights of Newport. Our room was perfect and the attention to detail was amazing. My boyfriend had asked for some special details... More 

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Sondra, It was wonderful having you and David stay with us. We are so glad you chose the Cliffside Inn for your birthday celebration and that you enjoyed the Carriage House. We hope you will be back soon. Warmly, Nancy and Bill More 

Methuen, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful inn has exceeded our expectations The rooms are all beautiful, attention to detail and the service are all outstanding. We will definitely make many return visits to this lovely inn Just next to the cliff walk makes it an enjoyable place to visit The wine and appetizers served at 5pm are well displayed and abundant A true gem

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at the Cliffside Inn. What a lovely review. It is wonderful having you and your family here with us. We look forward to you getting a 10 visit brick! Warmly, Nancy and Bill More 

Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently stayed at the Cliffside Inn and I don't know how to express this, but just fabulous. I proposed to my current fiancé at the inn. I reserved the Tower suite, and let me tell you it wasn't a let down. The suite is awesome. Everyone that is employed at the inn from the host and hostess to the... More 

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Frank, Congratulations to you and Tammy on your engagement! We are so thrilled that you chose the Cliffside Inn for this wonderful event. We wish you both all the happiness in the world and hope that you'll be back with us soon. Warmly, Nancy and Bill More 

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25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

The reviews are right!P We went to Newport on a whim. I did some brief research before going and loved what I read about Cliffside -- but they were full. When we got to Newport we ambled around and stumbled on Cliffside. On a whim we asked if they had a room - they did. Boy, were we lucky. The... More 

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad that you found us. It was wonderful having you at the Cliffside. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad you enjoyed the Beatrice Room. It is always a great choice, but I love it in the winter when you can see the water from the wonderful whirlpool tub. We... More 

Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Had to be in CT for business and stayed over the weekend. The hospitality and genuine care of the owners to a single female traveler was amazing. Nancy even hooked me up with her nail salon. The wines and appetizers were amazing - breakfast was off the chart, and the room was so special I still dream about sleeping there.

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Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Cliffside Inn. It was great having you here with us. We hope to make all of our guests feel special, whether they are alone or a couple. Thank you for all the wonderful remarks about the inn. Come back and sleep here again! Happy New Year. Nancy and Bill More 

San Mateo, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

This place is great. Got there on a cold and rainy night in December and they were so friendly and helpful. They made dinner reservations for us, we had a wonderful wine and food hour before we left. Room was beautiful. Since no one else was staying that night except for the tower we asked if we could see the... More 

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Thank Johanna M
Cliffsideinn, Owner at Cliffside Inn, responded to this review

Johanna, It was lovely having you and Katherine stay with us for two nights in the Loft. You make me want to plan a trip to Half Moon Bay! It was great to watch the two of you enjoy Newport and the other guests at the inn. We look forward to a future visit. Happy New Year. Nancy and Bill More 

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