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Sylvia Beach Hotel

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Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Don't come if you feel the need to stay connected. A wonderful place that has no telephones, radios, TV or wifi. Cell phones are discouraged, and you may be asked to step outside if you are using one. On the other hand, the well stocked library has windows and a porch overhanging Nye Beach, fresh brewed coffee in the morning... More 

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Seattle
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50 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This quaint hotel at the water's edge is a theme-based Bed and Breakfast on steroids. All of the rooms are named for authors and decorated in accord with either the author's life and times or a major work of theirs. For instance, the Ken Kesey room echoes the hospital ward of "One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest" with Jelly Belly's... More 

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sorrento
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

Being the whimsical chick I am, I decided the Dr. Seuss room was the way to go. The question was, would the man like it too? Yep, he was in! The bed wasn't very big for the two of us but that wasn't the point. It was fun! We read One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, learned more... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

I've stayed here several time and each time is a new, unique and wonderful experience. If you have to have tv and wi-fi go somewhere else. I love that this place insists on leaving technology behind and forces you to interact with living, breathing humans. The 'Tables of Content' restaurant is fantastic. Meals are served at tables seating 4 to... More 

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Falls City, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Love this place. Each room is totally different. Themed place with writers rooms. No wi-fi,phone, tv or anything electronic. The best place for a total get away. The ocean is right outside your window and lulls you to sleep. Great service and you get the chance to meet people from all over the country and beyond. The breakfasts are over... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband, 7-year old son and I spent three nights at this hotel. We booked it because a relative was already staying there but will come back just for the hotel. Each room is dedicated to a writer and decor themed accordingly. Without wi-if or televisions, guests play board games or do puzzles in the well stocked game/coffee room or... More 

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Eugene, OR
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

I had an overall good time. The hotel is very popular. The choice of a room can be slim unless you reserve way ahead. I stayed in the Gertrude Stein room, which I wouldn't recommend. The mattress was lumpy and pillows are shot and maybe that's part of the theme. I didn't sleep well. The room was also very musty... More 

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chicago, Il
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Best part of this hotel was dinner - our dinner mates were wonderful - small and intimate and great food. We played "2 Truths and a Lie" after eating as is the custom - so plan ahead!! There are even rumors of a ghost or two at the hotel - fun fun!! The library with tea and spiced wine was... More 

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minneapolis
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Super sweet old building in a small community outside of Newport -- Nye Beach. Don't miss this spot. Hotel is comfortable and each room is dedicated to one author. So much fun. Right on the beach. Sweet walkable "downtown" area with coffee shops, boutiques and restaurants. Only one complaint: the pillows we had were shot -- super old. No neck... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

It's intended to be eccentric. Pros: Good ocean view, no television, good mattresses, decidedly offbeat, easy walk to restaurants Cons: No shampoo, no Internet, food is mediocre, some rooms without private bath, expensive for what you get. Parking can be a problem Avoid the dinner (expensive, not very good)

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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A lovely bed and breakfast where each room is designed after a certain author. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sylvia Beach Hotel

Address: 267 NW Cliff St, Newport, OR 97365-3707
Location: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Newport
Price Range: $50 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 33
Also Known As:
Hotel Sylvia Beach
Sylvia Beach Newport
Sylvia Beach Hotel Newport, Oregon
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#9 Romantic Hotel in Newport
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