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The Attwater

22 Liberty St, Newport, RI 02840
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
33 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My partner and I stayed for three nights as part of a larger trip across New England. From the start the staff were extremely helpful and instead of the usual information pack, provided an iPad in order to look at local information from your room. The room was pristine with modern decoration. A small buffet breakfast was provided in the... More 

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel exceeded my expectations. My boyfriend reserved the room and told me we were staying at a B&B, so I didn't expect it to be as nice as it was. The gas fireplace was lit before we arrived, and the king suite we stayed in was large and comfortable. It did not feel like a typical hotel stay. The... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am vegetarian! Its always a challenge to find a Bed and Breakfast that will cater to one with a good variety! This place gets 5 stars for it.. The manager, Leah, is wonderful. She is friendly, helpful and has great suggestions for things to see and do and places to eat at in and around Newport. The bed is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I visited the Attwater over the holidays to visit some friends in the area - the accommodations are perfect (sizable, stylish, clean, and comfortable), the staff/service is impeccable (friendly, charming, attentive) and the breakfast scones are not to be missed! We plan on returning again soon!

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Westchester, NY
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful hotel, hip, chic. Unbelievably accommodating and nice staff. Awesome breakfast - like no other. They bake a lot so it always smells like cookies (and they are often available and huge and yummy). Easy parking. About a 10 minute talk to the center of town - so it's nice and quiet. We will definitely return.

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Providence, Rhode Island, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

So cool. Every detail was done with thought and taste. Very hip. Conveniently located. The room was available on time. Best part was the staff. Leah may be the perfect host. When we could not secure a taxi or an Uber, she came to the rescue. A must place to stay in Newport.

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Dawn H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

It sounds like you had a great time in our Lark Suite! It means a tone that you found every detail at our Newport hotel to be done with thought and taste. We appreciate your comments and review and hope you'll come back to stay at The Attwater again soon. More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Let me start by saying this is a good hotel. Great location in Newport. Clean. Quiet. Unique. Well decorated. Decent use of technology. Great breakfast. Great coffee. It will not be a bad experience. However, based upon the other reviews, I was underwhelmed. We payed almost $400 for a King Suite (off-season). They allowed early check-in. Parking is limited, but... More 

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Dawn H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear that you were underwhelmed by your experience at The Attwater. We appreciate your feedback and are glad that you felt we offer a great experience for guests overall. We just wish we could have made your stay more comfortable and memorable as we hope to for all guests. Let me state that our furniture is... More 

Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The Attwater is stunning, so beautifully decorated with its nautical theme throughout. Brad and Meg were so helpful, pleasant & professional! The location is perfect too, a short walk to Themes street and the Cliff Walk. Working in hospitality has turned me into a hotel snob, so this choice was spot on. We had a gorgeous, large suite on the... More 

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Dawn H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and comments about our Newport RI hotel. We know what it takes to impress a self-described "hotel snob" and we take it as a very high compliment. Come visit your home away from home again soon! More 

Grimsby, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

For a first time visit to Newport it is one we will never forget. I spent my birthday at the Attwater and was immediately impressed. Both my husband and I who were joined by our daughter and son in law spent one evening here and absolutely loved the boutique style accommodation. Clean, crisp if not quirky accommodation with wonderful hosts.... More 

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Dawn H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you loved The Attwater and that you were immediately impressed by our boutique Newport hotel. It's nice to hear that our service, decor and yummy breakfast helped carry that initial impression all the way through your entire stay. It's lovely to hear that you hope to return. We hope so too! More 

Waukee, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

My stay at the Attwater was amazing. Great location off the beaten tourist path in Newport--convenient walking distance to Thames Street, the marina, Cliff Walk, shopping and restaurants. I particularly loved the way Brad, Meg and Lea take care of all the details to make their guests' stays perfect in every way. (Thanks, Lea, for coordinating the delivery of flowers... More 

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Dawn H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

"Perfect blend of modern boutique hotel and charming B&B" -- that's exactly what we hope guests will feel. Our motto at Lark Hotels is "amenities you desire, service you'll remember and a touch of mischief" and we strive to make you feel right at home with a bit of the unexpected and whimsical. Thank you for your review and thoughts.... More 

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Address: 22 Liberty St, Newport, RI 02840
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Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Attwater Villa Hotel Newport
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#1 Family Hotel in Newport
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