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Wyndham Inn on the Harbor

2.5 of 5 Resort   |   359 Thames St., Newport, RI 02840 (Formerly Fairfield Newport at Inn on the Harbor)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Best view in town, great balcony, perfect location right in the middle of Thames St shopping and restaurants. Can't wait to go back. Didn't see the staff much, but didn't need them. Room was well appointed and we came and went as we pleased. Great food truck festival was going on next door. What a treat!!

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Peter W, Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the positive feedback! We cannot wait for you to come back either! More

New York City, New York
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were lucky enough to get a last-minute timeshare week here for the middle of August- We've been here before but this is considered a superior one bedroom where the bedroom is actually off to the side so it's quiet and you won't hear the doors slamming more people walking down the hallway. We really enjoyed our week here very... More

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Peter W, Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! We are so happy you enjoyed your time here and are looking forward to your return! We will share your comments with our staff. More

Wellesley, Massachusetts
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

PROS: Excellent location, roof deck with beautiful panoramic view of Narragansett Bay, free parking, clean & spacious room. CONS: no ice machine on our floor, no pool, no breakfast, no harbor view: they cannot guarantee a room with a harbor view, but the roof deck makes up for it. Service was "meh". Rate was reasonable for peak summer season. Overall... More

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Peter W, Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feed back Alicia C! While we do lack many amenities our sister properties have as well as other hotels in the area we make up in our location and views. I am sorry that our service feel below your expectations as this is something we are consistently striving for! Looking forward to you next visit! More

Boston, Massachusetts
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80 reviews 80 reviews
8 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented from a timeshare owner for a few nights and got an amazing deal. The location is fabulous. The roof deck was a pretty spot to have a glass of wine before sunset. The walls are very thin and we could even see light from our neighbors coming through cracks where the walls and ceiling meet. There was no... More

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Jill C, General Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words. We will share your comments with our associates! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. Again, thank you for reaching out and we look forward to your next visit! More

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11 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After many years of staying in Newport with our kids, we came for a couples weekend. This location was truly incredible, in the middle of it all on Lower Thames street. But, because it is set back from the street with stunning views of the harbor, there is very little noise. The rooms are well appointed, like a comfort inn... More

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Peter W, Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

Hello, we are so pleased you got to enjoy some time in Newport and at our location for a couples weekend! The views, location and parking are what we consider our top "amenities." Your positive feedback is greatly appreciated and we look forward to your next visit! More

Kingston, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

great harbor views, adequate furnishings, all was very clean and the staff was welcoming and very helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed the roof deck and found the apartment to be quiet and peaceful. We were in walking distance of everything at night, so it was perfect for us.

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Peter W, Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback! We will share your kind words with our staff. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us here in Newport, RI. Looking forward to your next visit! More

Hillside, New Jersey
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

In the first week of May, the resort was fully booked. Fortunately, I got a quiet one bedroom deluxe unit on the third floor, that faced Newport Harbor and the Newport bridge. All-a-shore, that's going a-shore :-). I put into Newport Harbor many years ago, aboard a Caribbean Cruise ship, that had to race out of Bermuda a day or... More

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Peter W, Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for this great feedback! I am glad you were pleased with your time here and were able to come back to enjoy the shore! While we do lack amenities on site we make up for in our superb location. Again, thanks for the feedback and look forward to seeing you again! More

Boston, MA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The location was fantastic. You are in walking distance from just about anything. The roof deck has amazing an view of the harbor and is a beautiful place to get a little sun, have a cocktail or watch the sunset. Unfortunately, my wallet was stolen on the rood deck when I wasn't paying attention. It was later returned with $150.00... More

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Jill C, General Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for this great feedback, it will allow us to continue to enhance the vacation experience at our resort! We are in the process of converting all bedspreads to white duvets and anticipate all units to be converted by the end of July. I truly apologize for what happened with your wallet, it is a shame that you had... More

Columbus, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We love to visit Newport off-season when we can use our memberhsip, but would rent it if it were available peak. But, that's the problem with Newport. It's great in the summer and everyone know s about it. That's why Wyndham has 5 Hotel Resorts and the nicest and newst across the bridge on Jamestown Island. I've stayed Harbor view... More

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Jill C, General Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words! We will share these comments with our associates. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for reaching out and we look forward to your next visit in Newport or Jamestown! More

Bloomfield, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Overall we had a pleasant stay. Room was dated but clean and staff was pleasant. We didn't like the bedroom right off the entrance, but it was pretty quiet overnight so it wasn't a big issue. We liked being right in downtown, and being able to cook our own breakfast in the mini-kitchen. I wouldn't call it a "resort", but... More

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Jill C, General Manager at Wyndham Inn on the Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words, we will share these with our associates! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. Again, thank you for reaching out and we look forward to your next visit! Jill Carbone Resort Manager More

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Address: 359 Thames St., Newport, RI 02840 (Formerly Fairfield Newport at Inn on the Harbor)
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Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Wyndham Inn on the Harbor 2.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Wheelchair access
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#5 Green Hotel in Newport #6 Top resorts Hotel in Newport
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