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Fair Street Guest House

20 & 28 Fair St., Newport, RI 02840
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed all over newport and just recently visited the Fair Street Inn... Room was great and roomy with an added bonus a kitchen! Price was reasonable and quite competitive and the location can't be beat! Owners helpful and accommodating!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Absolutely horrible experience here. We had a wedding in Newport this past weekend and knew it would be busy so booked a room here in early September 2014. We received a confirmation email through Priceline when we booked it, and a reminder email July 20, 2015. There was NOTHING in the email or on the website that said when you... More 

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Reading, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

If I could give negative stars for Fair Street Guest House and their owner/manager Denise I would. I booked a Victorian king bed room way back on the 5th of September of last year. Fast forward 10 months. My girlfriend and I headed down to Newport RI and stopped at a winery on the way down. Before leaving the winery... More 

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East Hills, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

A great find rooms are clean plenty of parking located in downtown area near shopping, wharfs and restaurants Full breakfast eggs,waffle,pancakes and Bacon I will definitely go back highly recommended co-owner Wayne and Denise are very helpful with restaurant recommendations and Denise will give you a map on all the sites you must see while in Newport

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New York, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

If I could give half stars, I'd rate this place 3.5 stars. GOOD: 1 star for the quaint and cute B&B inn that has free parking. 1 star for a hospitable host who makes good breakfasts. 1 star for not requiring 3 night minimums Half a star for the complimentary "upgrade" to a king room with kitchenette. MEH: Half a... More 

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

We love the Fair Street Guest Houses! This was our fourth visit and had a wonderful stay. The owners are great, beautiful houses, delicious breakfasts and nice location. It's the only place we will stay in Newport! 😃

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We recently booked two rooms at FSGH. When we arrived at the property, the proprietor, Denise, asked if we were three people and showed us to a room in a third building on her property (not number 20 or 28 that are shown in the descriptions, but number 10) where we were given a "suite" with a kitchenette. The second... More 

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Apple Creek, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Stayed here 4 nights in June and couldn't have been happier. This was our first bed and breakfast. Delicious breakfast every morning from Denise the host. Room was nothing large but definitely enough for staying in a place like Newport. The location cannot be beat imo. Close to all the shops and eats and sights. The price is awesome for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

This was our first visit to Newport and we were looking for moderately priced centrally located accommodations. We weren't disappointed. Comfortable, clean place to stay with "made to order" breakfast. Within walking distance of so many great things to do and see. Denise made you feel at home and had helpful information about Newport. Would definitely return to this B&B.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Lovely B+B with friendly owners. Very comfortable room in a lovely home. Good location for walking up to the cliffwalk and into town. Breakfast was absolutely delicious! Would recommend as a place to stay in Newport.

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