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Blue Dory Inn

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Our experience was disappointing, we only had a key and letter waiting on a table , we stayed 2 nights with barking dogs at all hours of the night , and never once met the owner , never seen or had cookies or wine ! The breakfast is in a dingy old basement and it was stale muffins and gross... More 

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Middletown, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The location, sweet porch, welcoming staff, delicious breakfast and generous happy hour all deserve 5 stars. On the down side , although we are willing to pay $300+ for a room in season ,we found this room quite small for the price ,with only a so - so view from bedroom window( better view from bathroom).Keep in mind, This is... More 

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Avon, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful big clean room with a view of the beach through the skylight. Vey friendly staff and more spacious than you'd expect. The Inn had a lot to offer (beach towels/lounges) and is perfectly located on the beach and the center of town is right around the corner.

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Mendham, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Blue Dory is distinguished by the wonderful hospitality of the owner Ann and her manager Jo-Ann. Ann hosts a happy hour from 5:30 to 6:30 and serves good wine, appetizers, cookies and conversation with the other guests. She spends this time getting to know the needs of her guests and how she can accommodate them to enjoy their stay.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: Ann the owner is a delightful person. Loved the happy hours and the cookies! Also the location can't be beat. The beach is right behind the building. You are steps from the beach and the downtown area. Breakfast was also good. I will be back if some improvements are made. I just can't justify the cost otherwise. Cons: For... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ann and Joann were pleasant, hard working, patient, and always available to meet any need during our stay. They even anticipated our needs and demonstrated superior hospitality all weekend!! This B&B in highly recommended- right on the beach. Chairs and towels provided. Delicious breakfast and lovely wine and appetizer happy hour provided! Rooms are quaint, roomy, and just enough for... More 

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Mystic, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The blue dory inn was a lovely place, close to town, the inn keepers were great. We went early season and it was nice and quiet, probably would be very lively during the high season. The beach view was partially obstructed by the parking lot, but it is just a few steps to get there!

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28Simon, Owner at Blue Dory Inn, responded to this review

Our great location is often mentioned by out guests who enjoy the 3 miles of beach behind the Inn and town with shops & restaurants out the front door. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time staying at the Blue Dory. Ann, the Inn keeper, saw to all of our needs and was a great hostess. The Inn is conveniently located near everything. Have recommend this Inn to all my friends. What a great getaway.

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28Simon, Owner at Blue Dory Inn, responded to this review

A happy guest is our greatest reward More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the blue dory for a night and it was the perfect place to stay! It is less than a 5 minute walk from the ferry and right in the downtown area by all the great restaurants and shops. Great access to the beach right behind the bed and breakfast along with free beach chairs. Breakfast was a selection... More 

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28Simon, Owner at Blue Dory Inn, responded to this review

Our great location featuring the beach behind the Inn and town in front and a 3 minute walk from the ferry is a great convenience More 

Stamford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

you can't beat this spot for location ! Walk down a short path and you are on crescent beach( more relaxing beach then Ballard 's, especially if you get there early,)One of the highlights of hotel is being able to walk downstairs to grab a cup of coffee and or breakfast and walk out to beach , sitting on chairs... More 

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28Simon, Owner at Blue Dory Inn, responded to this review

Our great location brings great convenience for our guests More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This traditional victorian inn is a historical landmark on Block Island, having been in operation as an inn for over 100 years. We are conveniently located steps from the beach as well as directly in town. Your attentive hostesses are owner Ann Law and innkeeper/cook Leda Nascimento, and we would be pleased for you to stay with us for your Block Island getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Dory Inn

Address: 61 Dodge Street, P.O. Box 488, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
Location: United States > Rhode Island > Block Island > New Shoreham
Price Range: $225 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Blue Dory Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Blue Dory Hotel Block Island
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