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New Providence Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had the opportunity to stay in the Arthur Rose room, which was stunning! We were able to take advantage of a last-minute cancellation and had a Mother & Daughter getaway on Friday, August 19th. Such a beautiful room with meadow and ocean views, king-size bed and sofabed, beach stone fireplace, gorgeous bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and TWO rainforest showers!... More 

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Smithtown, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 2nd year visiting Block Island and staying at the 1661 inn. Once again it did not disappoint. The rooms are immaculate and the staff is top notch. They are very friendly and extremely accommodating. The breakfast is outstanding.

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Danbury, Connecticut
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very lucky to get a room last minute. Our room was in the annex (?), so it was quite small but serviceable. There were two shared bathrooms which were very clean and not in high demand. The rate included a buffet breakfast which was excellent and enhanced by the ocean views and the attentive server. The location is... More 

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Seekonk, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed one night at the Inn (Most places insisted on a two night minimum which we could not do). It was lovely, room was neat and clean. We were surprised by the complementary afternoon appetizers and wine which was perfect sitting on that beautiful patio with the view of the ocean. We loved the breakfast which was also... More 

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Huntington, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rita couldn't have been more hospitable Every time we asked for something from her staff she jumped in to make sure we were satisfied. Rooms were clean and quaint. My friend had the Adrian Mitchell room which was like having a small home on the beach. Great space. Would highly recommend

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Upton, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've enjoyed our first visit to Block Island more than words can describe, but what made it most wonderful was all of the special touches your hotel provides. The Dodge Cottage was comfortable, clean, and welcoming. The breakfast and wine and cheese nibbles with the ocean view were magical. The servers at breakfast were kind and helpful. The young man... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful location. You can sit outside overlooking the water and enjoy the extensive buffet breakfast, which includes made-to-order omelets and a mimosa bar! They have eggs, fresh fruit, ham or bacon, home fries, fresh baked pastries, lox, and a wide variety of breads (including gluten free). All for about $22 a person. Did I mention unlimited mimosas? One of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a really great stay here for a friend's trip recently. We were in one of the cottages and the rooms we had were all so incredibly spacious. They also all had these massive bathub/hotubs inside. The property is simply gorgeous and the views are so peaceful and calm. Everyday around 4 they had wine and snacks available for... More 

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Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stay at the 1661 house every Summer for a long weekend. (Arthur Room is wonderful) This particular stay was cut short by a family emergency and we had to leave. (My son is fine!) Rita and her staff were so understanding and helpful to us!! They are so kind there and our stay is always wonderful!!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will be returning here for brunch during my next visit to block island. The brunch is well worth the money and includes juices, champaign, and coffee. The view from the patio is beautiful. They have indoor and outdoor seating. Dogs are welcome. After finishing breakfast you are welcomed to relax out on their grass area overlooking that water. They... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our family-owned resort has a wide variety of types of rooms and rates and is open year-round. Our higher end rooms feature combinations of ocean views, fireplaces, spa tubs and air-conditioning. Our rates include our full champagne buffet breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The 1661 Inn

Address: 5 Spring Street, PO Box I, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
Location: United States > Rhode Island > Block Island > New Shoreham
Price Range: $141 - $593 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The 1661 Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 63
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Also Known As:
Manisses Hotel And The 1661 Block Island
The 1661 Inn And Hotel Manisses Block Island
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