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Fair Street Guest House

2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   20 & 28 Fair St., Newport, RI 02840
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Ranked #23 of 101 Newport B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
John S Fishkill, New York
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fishkill, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Newport for our anniversary. Second time we have stayed at the Fair Street Inn. Never a disappointment. The location is convenient to all that we want to see and do and Denise is a great host. Cannot imagine staying anyplace else when visiting Newport.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This is our 3rd year staying here. For the price this is a great option. You are a very short walk to all that is the newport waterfront. We have stayed in 3 different rooms in the main house and have enjoyed them all. The breakfast is very good. The best part is being able to walk to all the... More

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Attleboro, Massachusetts
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

You won't be disappointed- right across the street from Newport Yachting Club, a short walk to Thames Street shoppes and restaurants. The location is off the beaten just enough to be convenient and intimate at the same time! Innkeeper- Denise is an incredible host and a wealth of knowledge on the area- recommendations are always spot on. Rooms are quaint... More

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I stayed here for a couple of nights while attending 2013 Newport annual Bucket Regatta. Location is excellent. Easy to find on a quiet street but close to the main action of the town. Lovely place surrounded by flowers. The house is old-style charm, exactly what you expect from the Rhode Island B&B. Flowery old-fashioned wallpaper and bedding, slightly squeaky... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We stayed at this property for one night in June 2014. The first thing that I would like to mention is that there are actually two buildings under the same management located next to each other. I made the reservation for Fair Street Guesthouse but was given a room at the Fair Street Inn. I am not sure if there... More

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new york
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Went for an overnighter in Newport. Loved the location of the inn. The room was great...much bigger than anticipated. The bathroom was a nice size also. Excellent shower and bath gels. Breakfast was perfect. Loved sitting outside sipping my morning coffee watching the town wake up.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The rooms are well kept although the shower was a wee bit small. The breakfast was very good and the owner very friendly. We would definately stay here again. The location is very central and perect as a base for exploring a fantastic area.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This was a great place to stay. The location is amazing! Less than 5 min walk to the water and in the middle of great shops and restaurants but on a side street so it's quiet at night. The rooms were clean and a good size and Denise was very accommodating and helpful. Highly recommended.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

My first experience with a B&B could not have been placed in better hands. The room was cozy and clean, and the overall facilities were well kept reflecting upon the historic age of the structure. Attention to details and upkeep are routine and punctual. Felt like being part of one big family. The location in downtown, historic Newport was very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Perfect location, walk to anywhere in town. Clean room, great value for price. Very pretty historical home. Denise was so helpful with tips about the neighborhood. Woke up each morning to the smell of breakfast cooking.... she made the best eggs:) Like staying at a friend's house.

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Address: 20 & 28 Fair St., Newport, RI 02840
Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Fair Street Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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