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Francis Malbone House Inn

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   392 Thames St., Newport, RI 02840
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

great personnel. friendly and helpful beyond our expectations. breakfast and afternoon tea were complete and gourmet meals. ambience and gardens outstanding. I cannot imagine a better experience. food was worthy of finest hotels and provided without charge. many surrounding restaurants within short walk. free parking

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new york city
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Will and his staff know their job and do it extremely well.There are more expensive choices and better views,but nothing is better than the ambiance and gracious hospitality of this wonderful home away from home.Breakfast and afternoon snacks are excellent.

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very peaceful visit. The food was outstanding and plentiful. The staff were all very helpful. This is our second visit and we're already looking forward to the next. We enjoyed drinking coffee and sitting in the garden.

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Watchung, New Jersey
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We received a gift certificate as a wedding gift for the Francis Malbone House Inn. We used part of it over Valentines Day weekend. It is not your typical time to visit Newport, but it was just beautiful. Francis Malbone House is hospitable and charming. A exquisite and charming winter getaway. We used the remainder of the gift certificate in... More

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New York City
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Francis Malbone House has been an important part of our decision to visit Newport every summer since 2002. Its consistency is one of the things that make it the best B&B in Newport. Will Dewey and his team ALWAYS do their utmost to ensure that you’ll be delighted with your stay, visit after visit. It’s ALWAYS gracious innkeeping at... More

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Clifton Park, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two friends and I just returned from a three day trip to Newport that included two nights at the beautiful Francis Malbone House. Everything about the Inn was wonderful. The location couldn't be better as it is centrally located and within easy walking distance to the harbor and all it offers. The rooms are beautifully decorated and very clean and... More

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Swampscott, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I chose the Francis Malbone Inn based on family recommendations and the very high tripadvisor rating. Now we know why they receive such a great rating! The staff, Will, Ann Maria and Janet go above and beyond as far as service! Upon arriving they asked about our stay and asked if we would like suggestions based on... More

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Swampscott, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I just returned from a two night stay at the Francis Malbone House Inn. After viewing many possibilities on Trip Advisor, we chose this inn because of the many positive reviews it received. We also liked the pictures and the fact we could choose our room. We were not disappointed. The inn is absolutely beautiful and very... More

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Irmo, SC
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historic home central to everything. Our room was on the second floor back and we never heard anything (and easy to get to parking lot to get our luggage). Breakfast and tea were both included (and exceptional). The staff were great and would either engage or stay away - whichever you preferred. The center garden was beautiful and very relaxing.... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We weren't in town for the 2014 Jazz Festival, but it sure made getting a room anywhere difficult. We lucked out (beyond words) to secure a room at the Francis Malbone House Inn! Very comfortable room, great food, very friendly staff and a location to die for. The property is smack dab in the middle of all the action in... More

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Address: 392 Thames St., Newport, RI 02840
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Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Francis Malbone House Inn 3.5*
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