I've been to this inn on a number of occasions. It's centrally located in Newport and has access to all the bars/ restaurants on Thames Street. The prices for the rooms are a steal through out the year. The inn keeper is a friendly man who's always willing to help out to fit your needs.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- John Banister Mansion is a historical inn with 9 bedrooms with private baths, some are suites and/apartments located a block from Banister Wharf, Newport. It is furnished with antiques, nautical art, wood burning fireplaces. There is parking and the inn is surrounded by secret tropical gardens. Staff speak various languages. We pride ourselves in attention to detail and European hospitality. We offer group and extended rates/lodging/sailing and romantic getaway packages. ... more less