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Samuel Durfee House

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352 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6822 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pool
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews ida lewis room off street parking private deck my husband and i swiss cheese portuguese sweet bread french toast frittata spring street great hosts every afternoon cupcakes front of the house bed and breakfast private parking excellent stay within walking distance long weekend
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Took my wife to Newport for her birthday and we stayed at the Samuel Durfee House. Is it quaint, nicely decorated and clean and comfortable. The hosts have done a very nice job with this property. The breakfast was gourmet style and incredible! We stayed...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

Samuel Durfee House is in a terrific location, has great, free off street parking, friendly Innkeepers and delicious breakfasts. I literally gained two pounds. The Doris Duke suite was very comfortable and roomy. I particularly enjoyed having the two bathrooms! The caveat? Well, during the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

This well-maintained period house is welcoming and quiet with cordial and lovely innkeepers. The rooms have all of the amenities you need (mini fridge looks like a period side table!), are charmingly decorated and comfortable. It's a small inn; so the hosts can focus on...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Heather d, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay in our historic inn! ~Heather

Reviewed August 11, 2018

My wife likes to stay at B&Bs when going on vacation so we decided to try a stay at the Samuel Durfee House. Based on other B&Bs, it is a very nice B&B and would definitely stay there again. The roads in Newport are narrow...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Heather d, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded August 13, 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay so much! The parking is definitely a big plus, especially in Newport where lots are very tiny. We hope to see you again, thanks for sharing your visit with other travelers! ~Heather

Reviewed August 5, 2018

I recently traveled to Newport to celebrate my birthday. Historic Samuel Durfee House in Newport was a very good decision. I stayed in the Ida Lewis room - lovely room with comfy king-sized bed, great bathroom with all the extras, and a nice private deck....More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Heather d, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded August 7, 2018

We are so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your birthday getaway at the Samuel Durfee House! We look forward to seeing you in the future, thanks for sharing with others! ~Heather

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An elegant 1803 Federal period inn located downtown in Newport's Yachting village, just a block from the harbor. A complimentary full gourmet breakfast and afternoon refreshments are served daily. Enjoy the More ambiance of an historic building with modern amenities. All rooms are uniquely decorated and feature private bathroom, television, small fridge, robes, bluetooth alarm clock, iron, and ironing board. Complimentary parking and wifi are provided. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$213 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$213 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Rhode Island > Newport
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Traveler (166)
Room & Suite (50)
Dining (15)
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mhjtravels
April 27, 2017|
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Hello and thank you for your interest in our inn. Yes, we are just a block away from Thames Street and a block and a half away from Bellevue Avenue where the Tennis Hall of Fame and mansions are located.
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"Ida Lewis has huge bed and outdoor balcony with electric."
bobstineemail
Aug 11, 2018
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"Ida Lewis room was lovely."
Franmatty
Aug 5, 2018
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"Harrison Suite is spacious and comfortable, good for couples."
brianna814
Nov 28, 2017
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"The Doris Duke Suite is great for additional guests"
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Nov 1, 2017
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