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Sarah Kendall House

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47 Washington St., Newport, RI 02840
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Rating summary
  • 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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Littleton, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Bryan and Fran were great hosts and very helpful with our first visit to Newport. The Inn is in a great location, walking distance to downtown. Our room was all it was advertised to be. And the breakfast had delicious food and more than we could eat.

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Henley in Arden, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed with Bryan and Fran on two previous occasions and cannot fault the place or hospitality in any way. The rooms are always immaculately clean and beautifully furnished. The breakfasts are some of the best I've ever eaten, and always a great chance to chat with fellow guests and Bryan and/or Fran. (A fantastic way to get some... More 

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sarahkendallhouse, Owner at Sarah Kendall House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your third return. We strive to make everyone feel like a return trip! Fran More 

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

We were two pregnant friends looking for a quick and easy weekend getaway - and this was the perfect spot! Nice room with a fireplace and comfy bed and the breakfast was delicious, as were the lemon squares that were offered to us upon arrival. This location is lovely - walking distance to shops/restaurants and the view is beautiful. It's... More 

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sarahkendallhouse, Owner at Sarah Kendall House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We look forward to your next visit. Fran More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So many places to choose from and my hart is sold on this b&b.This was our second stay at the Sarah Kendall house and already my husband and i have booked our future stay. Thank you so musch bryan and fran for your lovely hospitality we will see you back in the summer.

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sarahkendallhouse, Owner at Sarah Kendall House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks. We look forward to your next visit! Fran More 

New York City, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well my husband and I are not one for reviews, matter of fact this is our first one. We were so pleasantly surprised that we had to compliment the owners and share our experience with others. We truly hate going anywhere that is a "touristy" place... especially in their "off season". The best example I can give is its like... More 

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sarahkendallhouse, Owner at Sarah Kendall House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks. We are looking forward to your next visit. Fran More 

Bradford
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

we received a gift certificate in Dec 2013 and tried to use it but told it was only good between October and April 2014 so we tried again to use it and told it "expired". The owner challenged me on where I got the gift certificate and was very rude to my wife and myself on the phone when we... More 

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sarahkendallhouse, Owner at Sarah Kendall House, responded to this review

We are sorry you failed to report the whole story. The gift certificate was used as a second party certificate. It was to be used the year before. It was given as a gift to mr. Porter after it had expired for Christmas . When I asked what event it was from he failed to tell me it was from... More 

Manchester, New Hampshire
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We stayed at Sarah Kendall house for our 35th anniversary! The B&B was very nice! The room we stayed in was neat and clean and very private! The Host was very helpful and kind, they left a bottle of wine in our room for our anniversary! The breakfast was very good, it was important for my husband to stay at... More 

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sarahkendallhouse, Owner at Sarah Kendall House, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We look forward to your next visit. Bryan More 

New York City, New York
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I decided to take my husband to Newport to celebrate his 75th birthday and wanted a place that was special. I definitely made the right choice! The Sarah Kendall House is the perfect B&B! It is right across the street from the water in a mostly residential area that is home to many original, fully restored colonial and revolutionary houses.... More 

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sarahkendallhouse, Owner at Sarah Kendall House, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! We treat our guests as we would like to be treated. We were glad to help out with your husband being in the hospital. We believe that good service should be applied to ALL seasons. Fran More 

Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I've just returned from a wonderful stay at the Sarah Kendall House. Though this is my first review, I've been there four or five times and have always had a great experience! Everything about the B&B is special: It's a beautiful and immaculately maintained large Victorian house. The rooms are lovely, with high ceilings, gas fireplaces, large windows, and all... More 

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sarahkendallhouse, Owner at Sarah Kendall House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your return visits and glowing review. We strive to make our guests comfortable with an enjoyable stay. We also we do not change our services no matter what time of the year. Bryan More 

New York, New York, United States
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We enjoyed our weekend stay at the Sarah Kendall House. The room was quite nice and we liked the separate entrance up to the tower. Staying at a bed and breakfast typically comes at a cost of some privacy and intrusiveness though the benefit of having a fireplace in the room and a bit larger space than at some hotels... More 

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sarahkendallhouse, Owner at Sarah Kendall House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay. Fran More 

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