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Black Duck Inn

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Atkinson, New Hampshire
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You will be hard pressed to find a hotel or inn for this price range in this location. I have been frequenting Newport for years and this Inn has the perfect location! You are equidistant from upper and lower Thames so no matter where you are going the walk isn't far. The inn itself was quaint, cute and clean. Breakfast... More 

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Thank Erica H
blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review. We are calling our hotel supplier to see if we can get some noise machines ASAP. What a novel idea!!!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

The location is perfect. The people were amazing, delicious breakfast served every morning. We stayed in the champagne suite which was very spacious and included a large jacuzzi tub. Easy parking in the back. 30 sec walk to Thames street. Can't wait to come back!

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Thank Jenna M
blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

Very glad to hear that you liked your suite. We can't wait for you to come back too! Check your email for repeat guest specials. More 

Clifton Park, New York
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We stayed at Black Duck Inn for three nights in June. The Inn is located just one block from Bowen's Wharf and was a perfect location in Newport. Our room was small but quite comfortable. We were treated with a bottle of Chardonnay (the rooms in the Inn are all named after wine, and thus our room was "the Chardonnay")... More 

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Thank Chrissy262014
blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

Wow, how nice. Thank you for a great review and we look forward to seeing you again. Call us directly for our best rates. More 

Lansdale, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Close to everything and great people that run the B&B. We had a few great breakfast with other friendly people that were staying at the Inn. And their was private parking at the Inn and only a few blocks walking to most activities and restaurants.

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Thank Ben1945
blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

How nice! We are pleased that you had a good experience and hope to see you again. We will make sure you are on the return guest email list so you can see our special rates. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We were booked for the Zinfandel room, I had told Susan that we were celebrating my husband's birthday and at check-in she upgraded us to the Champagne Suite. Great locations right in town, would definitely return.

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blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

Fabulous! Glad you both enjoyed the birthday stay! Thank you. More 

Manchester, New Hampshire
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

My husband had never been to Newport, so I booked 3 nights here for our anniversary celebration during Memorial Day weekend. I talked to Diane over the phone upon making the reservation and she was very friendly and accommodating. I was greeted by Susan upon check-in at the Blue Jewel, who took the time to show me a visitor's map... More 

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blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your stellar review! We will definitely mention the pots and pan noise, and hopefully minimize it in the future. We want EVERYONE to have as good a visit as you did. More 

Westport
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Enjoyed the stay. Love the room and bath. Location was perfect especially liked having parking. I stayed in "Champagne" room and loved the design of room and large bed. Also ice in bags was great. Breakfast good but too sweet. (french Toast no egg with candied bacon)

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blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the sweet review.Maybe you can join us for a longer stay the next time. Keep an eye out for our return guest special emails. More 

Newport, Rhode Island
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Our room was A+ clean. Very safe as you need a key to get into the b & b and another to get into your room. FULL breakfast, not just bread and cereal. Two minute walk to town and free on site parking which is big in Newport during the summer months. We will be staying here again.

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Thank spierce77
blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

Yay! What a great review. We look forward to welcoming you back. More 

Boston, MA
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33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Great location in the heart of Newport. Walk to everything - shopping, restaurants, docks. Room was lovely and spacious and recently renovated. Casual breakfast included with friendly staff. Parking included.

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Thank Susan M
blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your business and lovely feedback. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Brockton, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Everything about this place was perfect. The place was clean and quiet. From the time I checked in through checkout, everyone was very pleasant and provided lots of information. The location was great because you could walk to all the shops, restaurants and bars. I would definitely recommend it and look forward to staying again.

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blues966029, Manager at Black Duck Inn, responded to this review

Everything about this review is perfect too! Thank you so much and we hope to see you again soon. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Black Duck Inn is a unique and modern inn with updated amenities. This charming inn provides the luxuries of a hotel while maintaining the quaintness of a bed and breakfast. Black Duck Inn is our closest inn the Thames Street! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Duck Inn

Address: 29 Pelham St, Newport, RI 02840-3018
Location: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: $99 - $349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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