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Francis Malbone House Inn

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392 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6604 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Concierge
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is an outstanding venue. The rooms are beautifully decorated with comfortable beds and seating. The entire building is historically appointed with several options for relaxing, reading, or playing board games. Four o’clock tea is offered with wonderful confections and light fare. The breakfast included...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank jeanne77b
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our first visit to the Francis Malbone House Inn and holy cow do they know what EXCELLENT guest service is all about. Making the reservation was easy. Check in was friendly, informative, and quick. The house itself is truly amazing, the history is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank PJackkand
Response from InnkeeperMalbone, Manager at Francis Malbone House InnResponded 2 days ago

Dear PJackkand, Thank you for sharing your review with other travelers. We pride ourselves on guest services and are happy to see you noticed. There is much longevity in our staff and it shows in their exemplary work. Will has trained us all very well!...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We visit this lovely Inn every December for a number of years. The Christmas decorations are beautiful and so tastefully done. The rooms are grand many with fireplaces. The afternoon tea is served with some of the best pastries I have ever had. Breakfast is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Sue A
Response from InnkeeperMalbone, Manager at Francis Malbone House InnResponded 2 days ago

Dear Sue, Always a pleasure to have you here. We appreciate this lovely review. December is a great time to visit the Malbone House. The decorations make it so festive and the fireplaces are all aglow. And of course the afternoon tea...people race back for...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visit Newport 2-3 times a year in different seasons. This time it was decided to stay at the Inn. From the moment we were greeted at check in, to the final handshake at weekend’s end, the experience was spectacular. William is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is, without question, our favorite place to stay in Newport and, for that matter, maybe anywhere and we have traveled many places. The Inn is right in the middle of downtown Newport so you can walk to restaurants and shops without having to use...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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The Francis Malbone House offers a splendid retreat in the heart of Newport's harbourfront district. Step outside our front door to Newport's fabulous restaurants, variety of shops and of course the highly More acclaimed mansions on Bellvue Avenue. Our 1760 luxury Colonial Mansion boasts twenty beautifully appointed rooms with private ensuite bathrooms and all the modern amenities needed. Since opening, the inn has been featured in Bon Appetite, Yankee Magazine and Country Inns. We are most recognized for our excellence in hospitality, our gourmet breakfast, afternoon tea and our prime location. The Francis Malbone House is registered on the National Registry of Historic Places and a 5 Star Award Winner in Hospitality. We welcome you to the Francis Malbone House and assure a wonderful experience for each guest visiting. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
$258 - $559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Francis Malbone House Hotel Newport
Location
United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
$258 - $559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Francis Malbone House Hotel Newport
Location
United States > Rhode Island > Newport
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lindafromNJ
March 19, 2017|
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Response from InnkeeperMalbone | Property representative |
5 minutes!!
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lindafromNJ
March 19, 2017|
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Response from allbarstl | Reviewed this property |
5 minutes if that!
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William D
January 10, 2017|
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Response from InnkeeperMalbone | Property representative |
We certainly can accommodate your group for breakfast and also in our common rooms - please contact me directly and we can discuss in detail. Warm Regards Anne Maria
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Room Tips
"Beautiful and historical room with upgraded amenities."
PJackkand
4 days ago
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"Every room is first class."
Annaschmidt23
1 week ago
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"My secret."
979JohnM979
Oct 27, 2018
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"C-5 has its own entry to the courtyard but it's a little tight getting around the bed to the bathroom. ..."
2017summer87
Oct 10, 2018
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