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    National Hotel

    Water Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
    (401) 234-0781
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    10/29/2017 10/30/2017
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    Traveler (80)
    Room & Suite (16)
    • Excellent36%
    • Very good40%
    • Average12%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible7%
    Travelers talk about
    “fire pit” (23 reviews)
    “front porch” (24 reviews)
    “rooms are small” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair access
    Air Conditioning
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 251 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a lovely lunch on a warm sunny day. The front deck has a lovely view. Dog friendly so we had entertainment. We shared the double lobster roll and seafood spring rolls. A great lunch . We had taken the taxi tour with fran...More

    Thank Ronpariser
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much! Nice to hear and we look forward to having you back next season!

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed at the National and enjoyed the stay thoroughly. The rooms are small but have a great view of the harbor.the food was good and the lobby reminds me of an old Bogart movie. Would highly recommend.

    Thank Rod H
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded June 28, 2017

    So glad you enjoyed your stay - hope to see you again!

    Reviewed September 13, 2017

    If you can come mid-week, call and ask if they have any discounts. We got a good chunk knocked off a last-minute reservation. The National stands at attention as the ferry enters the harbor and it's the place your heart wants to go. It may...More

    Thank 2kidsTraveler
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

    So glad you stayed with us and we do appreciate your feedback! Mid week visits are always great because you can save a little and you are not fighting the weekend crowds. Hope to see you again!

    Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

    What a great time in block! Didn't stay long but the view from the room was so relaxing! All the staff n bartenders we excellent and courteous. Didn't really need to leave the hotel if you already saw the island!

    Thank lonzD
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded September 12, 2017

    Thank you - so glad you enjoyed your stay!

    A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

    We decided on a last minute trip to Block Island. I am a single mom with boy/girl twins who are 13 and school seemed to be starting later this year. (September 7). I was so happy that we were able to get a last minute...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded September 8, 2017

    Thank you so much! It was a pleasure having you and the twins here and I hope that you can make it an annual retreat!

    Hotel Manisses
    168 reviews
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • $257 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Rhode Island >
    • Block Island >
    • New Shoreham
    • Also Known As
    • National Hotel Block Island ,
    • National Block Island
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    Traveler (80)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (72)
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    Hotel Manisses
    168 reviews
    .26 miles away
    Spring House Hotel
    307 reviews
    .46 miles away
    Island Manor Resort
    35 reviews
    .12 miles away
    Montauk Yacht Club Resort & Marina
    600 reviews
    20.75 miles away
    Nearby Restaurants
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    406 reviews
    .06 miles away
    The Beachead Restaurant
    252 reviews
    .19 miles away
    Poor People's Pub
    350 reviews
    .20 miles away
    Winfield's Restaurant
    198 reviews
    .12 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Ballard's Beach
    222 reviews
    .01 miles away
    Island Free Library
    36 reviews
    .07 miles away
    Block Island Historical Society
    36 reviews
    .57 miles away
    Greenway Walking Trails
    28 reviews
    .38 miles away
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    Michelle R
    September 21, 2017|
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    Private. 😁
    August 13, 2017|
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    Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
    There was not one in our room.
    Harry S
    August 19, 2016|
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    Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
    Nope you have to walk, but it is not that far
    Room Tips
    "We did not stay at the National, we ate dinner there."
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    "We only ate there - not as hotel guests"
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    "Restaurant Has Great Views"
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    "If you are noise sensitive, select a rear facing room"
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