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“fire pit”(24 reviews)
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All reviewsfire pitfront porchrooms are smallblock islandgreat lunchlobster rollcorner roomgreat view of the harborthe wait staffflights of stairsno air conditioningnoise from the streetthird floorferry landingmost placesyour luggagememorial day weekend
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed five nights. And found the staff delightful, including the reception staff who sometimes doubled as the wait staff in the restaurant. Fine food. The manager went above and beyond. Check out the midweek packages which are impressive.

Thank Tom M
Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much! It was a pleasure having you stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again!

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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 February 16, 2018

No air-conditioning but you won't need it. The rooms have fans and with the breeze off the ocean you'll be comfortable. Beautiful old Inn. Rooms are smaller then the chains Hotels, that's how they built then back in the early 1900's....You'll enjoy it all. A...More

3  Thank Ralph7va
Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded February 19, 2018

Thank you for the review - I think it is a perfect description. I am very glad you enjoyed the hotel and hope to see you again this summer!

Reviewed January 22, 2018

This hotel is expensive but it is worth the extra money. Rooms are comfortable, restaurant and bar in main lobby are exceptional. Be sure to get the steamers, you'll need more than one order they are so good. Rooms are clean and staff is attentive...More

Thank blockislandlover
Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded January 23, 2018

Thank you for your kind words! It is nice to think about summer in mid-January. Hope you can make it back again this summer!

Reviewed October 22, 2017

My Wife and I stayed four nights at the National Hotel this spring and found it to be very convenient to everything. We brought our car on the Ferry because we wanted to see every place on the island, but if you didn't this hotel...More

1  Thank BeachmanBob
Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded October 24, 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to post this review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay; I think you summed up the National perfectly! We have started taking reservations for next summer already; hope to see you again soon.

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Michelle R
September 21, 2017|
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Response from 2kidsTraveler | Reviewed this property |
We had a private bath in our room with a toilet and tub/shower behind a seperate door. The water pressure and showered was fine and the toiletries were provided.
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iliketravel67
August 13, 2017|
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Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
There was not one in our room.
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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
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"Lower floors have fewer stairs!"
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"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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