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Francis Malbone House Inn

3.5 of 5 392 Thames St., Newport, RI 02840
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Francis Malbone is not just a place to stay.... It is the perfect Home away from Home. Attention to detail is top priority from exquisite comfortable rooms to the Gourmet breakfast & mid afternoon snacks offered each day. Thank you Will, AnnMarie, Janet, Suzanne, Sue, Colleen & everyone else who always has made us feel like part of " The... More

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hollywood fl
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just spent 3 nights at the FMH and had a fantastic stay. The inn was immaculate,and the attention to detail was off the chain. The staff was all schooled by Emily Post herself... The breakfast was Michelin 3 star quality. The property is in the heart of the action, across from the warf and surprisingly quiet. We are B&B veterans... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved the Francis Malbone House Inn. Our room was perfect for our family of three. We had one queen and one twin. We have found it hard in the past to find a large room for our family when traveling and wanting to experience a bed and breakfast. The location was perfect and the food was fantastic. I would... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I'm not sure where to start. Warm staff, outstanding service, delicious food, beautiful inn, and a great location sums it up. But I think it's the little touches that really set them apart. I won't spoil the fun of discovery for first timers, but I will say that this was the best stay we've ever had at a B&B.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very enjoyable stay at this historic bed & breakfast. Wide selection of breakfast items including menu with freshly made hot dishes. Room was comfortable, nicely furnished, and immaculately clean. On main street in walking distance to shops, restaurants and some of the historic mansions. There can be some night time activity on the street which makes it a bit noisy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here one night while in Newport. The house is on Thames which is the main road that runs through downtown Newport along the harbor so location to this can't be beat. It has its own parking lot in the back which is a huge plus bc you can park and walk everywhere on the downtown strip to lots... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned to the Frances Malbone House after a ten year absence and were not disappointed. It was as charming and lovely as we remembered. The staff were all friendly and helpful, the rooms clean and the breakfast and tea very good. The garden is especially lovely, even at this time of year. We had become a little less enamored... More

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for making your way back to us after ten years! time flies by doesn't it? Your kind words mean a lot to us, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is too bad that you were unable to enjoy breakfast in the courtyard or in our original dining room from 1758. Next time you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Francis Malbone House Inn and I cannot say enough about how beautiful and clean and well appointed the Inn is. I think that the experience is actually more important than the amenities and the experience was wonderful. I felt great being there. The staff was so friendly and pleasant and you know that they just love... More

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Smiling faces is exactly what we want here at the Inn, we appreciate your very kind review and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully we will see again soon. Kind Regards Anne Maria More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an exceptional establishment - great attention to detail. Wonderful Owner & Staff who cannot do enough to make your stay sheer perfection. The location is excellent. Park your car in the Inn's carpark & walk everwhere in the town which boasts excellent restaurants. Shopping is a pleasure. The beautiful mansions etc are only a short drive away.

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Leslie, Thank you so much for the exceptional review, we really appreciate it. We enjoy what we do but it is always nice to realize that people notice the small details. We are looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Anne Maria More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply put, the Francis Malbone House is simply the best place to stay in Newport for the quality of your stay and the location that can't be beat! The staff here provides a "home away from home" with their friendliness, exceptional service, and attention to details to make your stay a wonderful experience. The location is perfect, the rooms are... More

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, thank you, thank you. It was a pleasure to meet you both and I am delighted that you enjoyed your time away. Looking forward to welcoming you back to the Inn. Kind Regards Anne Maria 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*
Number of rooms: 20
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