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Marshall Slocum Guest House

3.0 of 5 29 Kay Street, Newport, RI 02840
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Stratford Ct
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at this fine B&B Dec.5-6 in order to attend the Governor's Ball at Salve Regina University in Newport.We have attended the Ball for several years now and visited Newport many times for other reasons.One of our group of 7 had stayed at the Marshall Slocum the past summer and asked everyone if we'd like to take her recommendation.Well,we... More 

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brisbane, australia
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23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Never before have we needed STEPS to get into the bed, but what a bed! This is a gem of a place. I can only endorse previous comments re: the excellent breakfast spread and chatty and knowledgeable host/chef who serves. We were only there a night and had wondered if it was worth breaking our trip between NYC and Boston... More 

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England
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93 reviews 93 reviews
42 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a really enjoyable couple of nights here. The house is full of charm and the owner/chef is really accommodating and friendly. No sooner had we explained that us Brits like HP sauce with our breakfasts he'd got on to Amazon and ordered some! Coffee and tea was available most of the time in the dining room along with very... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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156 reviews 156 reviews
37 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Newport is busy even in late-October so we had to ring a couple of places before getting set at the Marshall Slocum. Even then we had to change rooms for the second night, but this was no problem for our friendly host who organised everything. The first night we stayed in the cottage alongside the parking area and it was... More 

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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195 reviews 195 reviews
52 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this place. Room was fantastic. Food fantastic. Room details, bathroom, coffee, close to town. Definitely would go again. Had breakfast on the deck. Accommodated our dietary restrictions. Plenty to do in town. Ten minute walk to the warf.

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Hampshire
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable small guest house with good sized rooms. It is handily placed for walking to the town. Friendly and welcoming staff. Really lovely breakfast, best we had during our trip and we stayed at a number of hotels. I have no hesitation in recommending this guest house, I cannot fault it. Also, an i pad is provided for your free... More 

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Colchester
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27 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two days in this lovely old inn at the top of the town and in a room at the very top of the building. A short walk from the town but far enough out to be quiet and restful, this is a lovely guest house. A wonderful friendly young lady checked us in after a long drive from... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My group of 5 (3 rooms) enjoyed our stay here immensely. We took up the apartment, the snuggery and the library rooms and all were very warm, comfortable, clean, and well-stocked. Netflix on the iPad was a really nice touch, as was the home-baked afternoon tea delights. Breakfast was a total highlight - thanks, Mark! Lauren was very helpful (maps,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I stayed here with my niece as part of our recent road trip in Connecticut and Rhode Island and it was lovely. Lauren was super helpful at check in, discussing our plans and providing a map with some restaurant and attraction suggestions marked out. We tried two of Lauren's recommendations for dinner both nights and they were great, spot on.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My husband and I stayed here to celebrate our anniversary, and it was the perfect treat! The owners are friendly and professional, and have put a lot of effort and thought into their B&B. Every room is tastefully and comfortably appointed. As we checked in, Lauren asked us a few questions about our plans while we were in the area,... More 

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Address: 29 Kay Street, Newport, RI 02840
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Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Marshall Slocum Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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