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55 Hunter Ave., Newport, RI 02840
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Armistead Cottage
Ranked #12 of 101 Newport B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are looking for a place to stay in Newport, RI and you've stumbled on Armistead Cottage, my advice is to stop looking and book now. This summer, we've returned to visit Romona & Charles (owners) for a third time and already planning our fourth for next year. I could tell you all the typical things you'd expect to... More

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Ramsey, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This year was our first time in Newport for a short vacation. Our stay at Armistead Cottage B & B made it special. It is a beautiful B & B which Romana and Charles made it so cozy and warm. Romana did spoil us with gourmet breakfasts, and the comfort of the room was a delight! We did feel like... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first experience at a B&B and Ramona and Charles made it amazing. They were personable, fun, and helpful. The house was immaculate and the breakfast was outstanding😊. I felt as if I knew them for awhile and enjoyed getting to know other people who have had great experiences year after year staying there. It was quiet and... More

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Baltic, Connecticut
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

we hae stayed at the Armistead Cttage B&B for the past eight years, staying with Romana & Charles while attending a wedding at the Tennis Hall of fame which is right up the road. This B&B is close to the center of town and the mansions so it works out great for anyone going to Newport as a tourist. Romana... More

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Hartford, Connecticut
5 reviews 5 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We recently took our first trip to Newport and did some last minute planning. Romana the innkeeper was so wonderful to work with - she was great at responding quickly and really made us excited to stay there before we even arrived! The house itself is so beautiful - and we truly felt at home as soon as we met... More

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Greencastle, Pennsylvania
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

One of the best things about returning to Newport was our stay at Armistead Cottage. This was our 3rd trip this year. We felt like we were returning to see dear friends. The house has such a warm feeling! It was immaculate! We love the décor. The breakfasts were delicious! Romana and Charles are such kind, caring, wonderful people. They... More

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Somerset, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Looking at previous reviews... I feel like a broken record. I don't know where to start. My husband and I just returned home from a three night stay at Armistead Cottage. We have NEVER felt so welcomed or LOVED at ANYWHERE we have EVER stayed for a vacation! Romana and Charles are the epitome of life itself. The most compassionate... More

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CharlieandRo, Owner at Armistead Cottage, responded to this review

Dear Suzann and Carlos, The three of us cannot thank you enough for your kind and beautiful words. We are so happy that the time you spent with us was so special. You both not only entered our home but your entered our hearts. We all are looking forward to the future when we can meet up again. Thanks again... More

Milan, Italy
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

At Armistead Cottage I feel like at my Granmother home: the same loving care, the same delicious food, the same atmosphere and style. I was there for a week happy to in Newport again after a Year. This is a very apropriate place for a solo traveler as me, being an mature lady which wants to engoy the wanderful places... More

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Branford, Connecticut
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My husband and I had a very nice stay this past weekend at the Armistead Cottage. Romana was such a caring and gracious host. Her breakfasts were delicious and the cookies/mints in front of our door in the evening was such a sweet touch. We also appreciated the fridge with water and soda.The quiet location while being able to walk... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

My daughter and I just returned from Newport and an overnight stay at Armistead Cottage. The draw of this B&B is the lovely owner Romona. She was delightful and made us feel welcome. We enjoyed chatting with her at breakfast. She put coffee out for us early which was appreciated. Very nice side street location in a quiet area. You... More

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Address: 55 Hunter Ave., Newport, RI 02840
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Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Armistead Cottage Hotel Newport

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Armistead Cottage is a Victorian style bed and breakfast with two guest rooms offering elegant king or queen accommodations and all the comforts of home, such as air conditioning, private bathrooms, romantic fireplaces, flat screen cable televisions, with DVD/CD and WiFi. A full gourmet breakfast is included with your stay as well as free on site parking and more!!!! We are located within walking distance of Cliff Walk the beach and the beautiful downtown harbor with all its restaurants and shops. ... more   less 
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