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Founder's Brook Motel & Suites

314 Boyd Lane, Portsmouth, RI 02871
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stopped here last minute on our way into Newport. All of Newport was booked. This place was great. It's basically like your own little apartment. Staff was amazingly friendly and courteous. Would definitely stay again. The ac was ice cold and the kitchen was stocked for all your needs.

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boston, ma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were looking for an affordable last minute place to stay in southern Rhode Island on a summer weekend and found the Founder's Brook Motel. Based on the reviews here, my expectations were low but they proved wrong. The room was comfortable, spacious, clean and had everything that we needed. The location, between Tiverton and Newport is convenient to explore... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

We wanted a place in Bristol and the one other hotel in Bristol was closed for renovations. Our room was clean except for the rug that was filthy. The room is definitely not your typical hotel room. It was small. The bed was comfortable. It is near a busy road ,but the noise did not affect our sleep. I would... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Stayed in a large, clean and well maintained 1 bedroom suite, with 2 beds. Quiet neighborhood, grounds are nice looking and well kept up. Near to main highways to Newport, and Fall River, RI ; 20 minute drive to historical homes and downtown Newport. Nearby to restaurants and museums. Staff were friendly and helpful, good value.

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Essex, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This place is back in the 70;s . Dirty rug. Couch that was foam and you could not even sit on it . You would fall into a hole. Bathroom totally outdated. asked for ice and got 6 cubes in a bag. Pillows 2 only were so worn I had to role it to use it. Sheets and blanket very... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We had room #11. We were told there were better rooms, but not for that night. August 15th, 2015. The room was in dire need of repair/redecorating. The beds were as hard as stone and the water in the bathroom sink was a trickle. Shower water was tepid, never hot Air conditioner was very loud and people in next room... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

I am from Portsmouth RI, I've stayed here twice since coming back for a visit. While the owner/front desk ladies are very nice and very helpful, they really need to make some repairs to the buildings. The beds are very uncomfortable to sleep on. If you do not get an efficieny suite, you will not get anything but 2 beds... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Husband & I were in the area for College tour. We have had many trips over the past 30 years of marriage...family vacation, sporting events, wedding etc.. But never have to had a room with out coffee pot, hair dryer, or iron. No smoking posted every where ( as I am not a smoker) 2 large burn hole in bed... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Hi, my name is David and I'm a road warrior. I've stayed at about every type hotel/motel on the planet! Good ones and bad ones. Clean ones and dirty ones. Some I wipe the remote and throw the comforter in the corner. Currently, back and forth between Philly and Tiverton for upkeep on my rental property. Here is my take... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The front desk staff could not have been nicer or more helpful when I went back-and-forth about my reservation. She really went out of her way to be helpful. She allowed me to check in an hour early in order to change clothing for a special occasion. If this review was based on the front desk personnel alone I would... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Founder's Brook Motel & Suites

Address: 314 Boyd Lane, Portsmouth, RI 02871
Location: United States > Rhode Island > Portsmouth
Price Range: $98 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 32
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Founder`s Brook Motel And Suites
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