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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location was perfect, near restaurants and shopping. The Malbone house had so much character and great history behind it. The staff were amazing and friendly. It was a very personal stay. Much better than staying in a hotel. The owner came over to us and told us about the history of the house.

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Cheshire, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been to The Francis Malone House a few times over the years and it just keeps getting better and better each time. This trip was a birthday present for my fiancé and I requested flowers and dark chocolate covered strawberries to be in the room when we arrived. As promised, they were waiting there for us. We were... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed in room #3 very nice and clean with nice bathroom. 2 windows overlooked the main street however it was very quiet. Love the garden for breakfast ! The food and service was excellent. Very cozy and wonderful staff .

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Thank leftee8
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This B&B sits right on busy Thames Street but we thought we were at a quiet country house! We especially enjoyed the secluded courtyard and quiet sitting rooms. With the amazing breakfast (homemade pastries, great coffee, fruit, juice, and a choice of TWO hot entrees) and an ample afternoon tea (delicious sweet and savory items...varying daily), we did not need... More 

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Thank KKfromPA
Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Dear KK, Thank you for sharing your positive experience with other travelers. Like yourself, I am always amazed that while we are in such a great location where so much is happening downtown, you get inside or into our courtyard and it is so quiet and peaceful. Its a super spot to enjoy breakfast and tea. Thanks for your feedback... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What more could an Inn have than clean & spacious rooms, extremely friendly staff, great food, and a location that can't be beat? Francis Malbone has all of these boxes checked. We've been staying here since 2003 and it's only gotten better with time. The rooms are fantastic - always clean and well kept and updated...we have especially enjoyed the... More 

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Innkeeper02840, Owner at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

It was so nice to see you, your family and in laws at the Malbone House again! It was a quick 24 hrs but we are glad you stayed here again! Thank you for making our inn your second home- maybe one of these days you will have a second home here ! Enjoy the remaining days of summer and... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If I could give them six stars I would ! Will and his staff go above and beyond to make your stay special. From the greeting and tour of the Inn on your arrival .To the delicious and plentiful breakfast and tea every day.The luxurious bed linens on the beds and much more.It all adds up to a most memorable... More 

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Innkeeper02840, Owner at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

We are all so glad you had a stellar stay at the Malbone House . Thank you for your wonderful review- we'll keep working hard so you can someday return and have another great experience. Regards, Will More 

NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had a lovely 4-night stay here a few weeks ago. The rooms we stayed in were spacious, comfortable and clean; the breakfasts and snacks were delicous (the peach bread pudding was amazing!); and all of the staff were very welcoming, friendly and helpful. We would not hesitate to stay here again! Highly recommend!

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Innkeeper02840, Owner at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

MG07, So glad you loved your 4 day stay with us- it's been a great summer for vacationing in Newport! Let us know when you are returning and we'll have the peach bread pudding waiting for you! Will More 

Darien, CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quiet spot on Thames Street in an historic home with comfortable rooms. Period furniture but with modern conveniences, including free WiFi. Price includes a gourmet breakfast and a delicious afternoon tea buffet, where you can sit indoors or in an enclosed garden. Within walking distance of a dozen excellent restaurants, but includes off street parking. The staff are friendly and... More 

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Darien, Thank you for your kind words. The staff was thrilled to read your review. We are glad you enjoyed the breakfast and tea, it's one of the job's best perks! Happy to hear the location was a plus for you. Most guest park their car and it never moves during their visit. Downtown Newport is a lot of... More 

Freedom, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My stay at Francis Malbone Inn was a girls trip with my mother, my daughter and myself. We were so pleased that they had a room that would comfortably suit all three of us. This is very unusual for a B&B. we were in room 7 on the third floor. It was spacious even with two beds in it. The... More 

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1 Thank Tracy G
Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Tracy, We are thrilled you chose to stay with us for your girls trip. It was nice to have all of you here. I'm glad Harborside Seven worked out for you. Rooms six and seven both have two beds and those rooms are frequently requested. They are very charming, spacious and great for families traveling together. Thank you for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found this amazing Inn in 2009 while visiting Newport. I have been back every year! It is one of the most wonderful places I have stayed in. The team that works there are so caring and thoughtful. Every room I have stayed in has been stunning. They serve a beautiful afternoon tea and goodies to eat (they even have... More 

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Innkeeper02840, Owner at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Robin, It's been so nice having you and your daughters stay with us over the years! You always arrive with such big smiles on all of your faces! We are so glad you like all of our food- we have a very talented chef. Looking forward to seeing you all soon. Will More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Francis Malbone House Inn

Address: 392 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6604
Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: $309 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Francis Malbone House Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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