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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I had enjoyed a long weekend staying at this B&B for a friend's wedding in town. The room was comfy and the breakfast was tasty. Nancy even went so far as to iron a wrinkly tie for my fiancé (the best man!) As animal lovers, we really enjoyed the many cats that wander in and out of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

I love all the conveniences of Best Kept Secret B & B. Besides the comfort and hospitality, the location is great. Short walks to the beach, convenience store, and nail salon. The neighborhood is great for walks as well as to Black Point. The look out is exquisite. Scarborough Beach is always my favorite. Nancy and Tom always maintain a... More 

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melchior22, Guest Relations Manager at Best Kept Secret B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review. It is amazing how you found some gorgeous sites that I did not know about..like Wild Flower Rd. Hope to see you again and big congrats on your triathlon.. More 

Amherst, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

This is a great place to stay. We were only doing an overnight but plan to return to stay several nights. It is a 5 min walk to Scarborough Beach. Nancy and her husband Tom were very welcoming. Breakfast was great and the room was spotless. We will definitely return.

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melchior22, Guest Relations Manager at Best Kept Secret B & B, responded to this review

Thank you for being such a wonderful guest and we enjoyed your company very much. Hope to see you again..Tom and Nancy More 

Troy, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Three girlfriends spent three nights at Best Kept Secret B & B, two in the larger bedroom and 1 in the smaller bedroom. Since there are only two rooms, we had the place to ourselves. It was very casual. If we used towels, we put them in the hamper and got clean ones from a cupboard. Nobody made our beds.... More 

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melchior22, Owner at Best Kept Secret B & B, responded to this review

It was so nice having you and thanks for the response - I always learn from what our guests post. We would have been delighted to make the beds for you but most guests are just here 1-2 nights and I used to ask - and will start asking again regarding bed making. Hope to see you lovely, fun ladies... More 

New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

We stayed at Best Kept Secret for the first time recently, and were really pleased. The breakfast was great (and a little less of a set menu than many b&bs), the room was clean, the location was an easy walk to the beach, and our hosts were lovely people. They made us feel like old friends rather than paying guests.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Nancy and her husband, their cats and chickens were the perfect hosts. The house was spotless and we had a wonderful front room with windows on two sides and an overhead fan. It was particularly hot and humid while we were in Narragansett but the temperature dropped in the evenings and the breeze that wafted through the windows put us... More 

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Brockton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Two friends and I just spent 3 evenings at this delightfiu B and B. Nancy and Tom are great hosts, and the B and B is located just 2 blocks away from a beautiful beach and within easy driving distance to lovely towns, shops, and restaurants. All in all, a great place to spend a few days.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

My wife and I took a weekend trip to Rhode Island, and made Best Kept Secret our base of operations because of it's good reviews and proximity to the beach. Nancy and Tom (the owners) are so nice, helpful and accommodating. Every morning they'd have a great breakfast spread for us, and make eggs, pancakes or french toast fresh. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

We discovered Best Kept Secret B&B in 2010 while trying to plan a 4th of July vacation to Newport. As we were too late to find anything affordable in Newport - I somehow stumbled on Best Kept Secret. The reviews were great and they said there were kitties! so I booked it. That was 5 years ago and we have... More 

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Sea Cliff, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

This is a very well maintained Victorian Style Home, located just a few blocks from the famous Narragansett Beach. A wonderful breakfast, of fresh fruits and berries and yogurt, including pancakes or cereal, fresh juices, eggs & bacon & wonderful coffee, greats us every morning. The owners are very pleasant and very accommodating. The house is kept neat & clean!... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our "inn" was built in 2005 and is a Victorian contemporary. We are 5 minutes from Scarborough Beach, a large white sand beach with a boardwalk and beautiful views of large rocks, Ocean Road and Black Point (a long walk along cliffs with ocean views. One room sleeps 2-4 and the other 2. Both have a queen bed and the larger room also has a sleep sofa and portable twin bed. We have several cats, outside most of the time, and a few hens for fresh eggs in the morning. We will accomodate any special dietary needs including vegan, macrobiotic or the traditional standard American breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Kept Secret B & B

Address: 46 Sewell Rd, Corner of Sewell and Gaspee, Narragansett, RI 02882-5217
Location: United States > Rhode Island > South County > Narragansett
Price Range: $75 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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