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Harborside Inn

Christies Landing, Newport, RI 02840
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Boston
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and i just finished our two day getaway at the Harborside Inn. Great central location. Free parking right in front. Walking distance to most of Newport. Every morning had a nice breakfast and in the afternoon cookies, coffee and tea was available. Room was nice. Few things that prevented from me giving 5 stars. 1. Window AC unit... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly this is in a great location right of Thames St, and does have free parking. However my overall impression is that it's all just a bit dated. My suite was very nice, but the bathroom, whilst clean, could do with some modernising, and I felt the same about the breakfast room despite it's wonderful views. In fact, the second... More

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Jane F, Manager at Harborside Inn, responded to this review

Dear sfcooper: Thank you for taking time to write a review. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your suite with free parking at our central waterfront location -- also that you appreciated the cleanliness and views. With respect to being dated, I don't know what to say other than that we make improvements and upgrades every year, and we will... More

Glastonbury, Connecticut, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

My boyfriend and I come to Newport every year for the Seafood Festival. This was our first time at the Inn and certainly won't be our last! Price was right, room was surprisingly spacious and you can't beat the view or location! We had a king room directly on the waterfront. Loved the wine and cheese in the evening! We... More

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Jane F, Manager at Harborside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Natalie: Thank you for staying with us and for taking time to write review. Thanks, too, for that marvelous photo taken from your balcony! You and your boyfriend exuded such cheer and enthusiasm throughout the weekend -- it was our pleasure to host you, and we look forward to seeing you again! FYI: The Harborside is open year-round (almost)... More

Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

While the manager, Jane, was pleasant & helpful, our 3 nights were so unsatisfying that we left early to get away from having to stay in our room while the weather was inclement. Furniture was ragged, scratched & discolored, no screens on the window so A C blows directly on you in bed, couch & bed cushions had stains, while... More

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Jane F, Manager at Harborside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Robert: I am sorry you didn't enjoy your stay in Newport, but I am slightly confounded that you feel we advertised anything at all in a deceptive way. We are a small, 15-room inn/hotel on the downtown waterfront offering a variety of rooms and lofted suites with balconies, free parking and complimentary continental breakfast. Many many guests have commented... More

Brisbane, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
35 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

From the moment we arrived, we knew we picked a great place to stay! Jane was great and helped us no end plan our stay. The room was superb, we really felt at home. Very clean and comfy beds. It is perfectly located within walking distance of the town and restaurants, and the view from the breakfast area was great... More

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Jane F, Manager at Harborside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words, Zep66! I'm so glad you felt "at home" at the Harborside Inn, especially when your own home is so far away! It was our pleasure to meet you and to do everything possible to help you enjoy your time in Newport. We love our little City-by-the-Sea, so we love sharing it with others. Safe... More

Plymouth, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Harborside Inn was located within walking distance of the shopping and restaurant area. Free parking, continental breakfast and friendly staff included! Rooms are clean and modern. The two level room with balcony was more than sufficient. Would stay at this Inn again.

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Jane F, Manager at Harborside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, Marsha S. I'm so glad you enjoyed all those aspects of the inn. When guests are happy, we are happy — truly! We look forward to seeing you the next time your travels bring you to Newport. All best wishes to you (and your daughter!) in the meantime, Jane Ford, Manager, and the Harborside team More

Boston, Massachusetts, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

My bridesmaids, a few family members and I stayed here before and after my wedding. We loved it! We had a hard time finding an affordable hotel in a good location, until I happened upon Harborside! They are right next to the swanky 41 North and just around the corner from shopping and great restaurants. There is no elevator, just... More

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Jane F, Manager at Harborside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kristina B - First things first: CONGRATULATIONS!!! We were thrilled to host you here at the Harborside on your wedding weekend. I'm glad you were happy with the location, room layout, continental breakfast, harbor views, value, and friendliness. Thank you for taking time to comment upon your stay! I appreciate your pointing out to others that we have no... More

Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I really enjoyed the Harborside Inn. It is perfectly located within walking distance of the main strip in Newport and right near the water so you look at all the amazing yachts. The room I stayed in had a main bed and then a separate bed upstairs in the loft (there are several rooms like this) making this a perfect... More

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New York City, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at Harborside Inn. The room had a beautiful view of the harbor and was a perfect location in town. Continental breakfast was included and was just what we needed to get our day started. Jane at the front desk check in was super helpful and friendly. We will definitely be back.

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Jane F, Manager at Harborside Inn, responded to this review

Dear cmau3, I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay at the Harborside: from location to view to continental breakfast. This late-summer weather has been so glorious — you picked a wonderful time to visit! That said, as the summer winds down, this seems a good time to mention that the Harborside remains open year-round except for a "short winter's nap"... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We have stayed at the Harborside for over 7 years and always look forward to visiting again. It is all the positive things mentioned in the other reviews but the best is how we feel when we are there. Jane is exceptional! She extends herself to make sure your stay is perfect and is very conscious of the hotel. The... More

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Address: Christies Landing, Newport, RI 02840
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Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 15
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