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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“third floor”(44 reviews)
“free popcorn”(21 reviews)
“great view”(46 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sweet and simple. Room was perfect for the short stay and not need to really be in it. The balcony was great to enjoy when I was. Will be back in the future for sure! Clean room nice staff and comfortable bed as well.More

Thank Clairegirlbh95
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Guest Relations Manager at The WhalerResponded 3 weeks ago

Clairegirlbh95, thank you for the great review! I am delighted that you found your room perfect and enjoyed the balcony. Our staff appreciates your nice comments! We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to the beach! Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

We had a very clean room with bright up-to-date furnishings and a view of the ocean from the balcony. Walking distance from the beach and downtown. Swimming pool. Family-friendly. Staff member Jennifer cheerfully and efficiently assisted me when I called to report that I had...More

1  Thank Katheli
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Guest Relations Manager at The WhalerResponded 5 weeks ago

Katheli, thank you for the outstanding review! It is nice to hear that you found us a great value and that you enjoyed your stay! I was happy to help reunite you with your device. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

I was super excited to find budget-friendly, pet-friendly lodgings in a fantastic location with all the amenities we needed. Reservations and check-in were easy and friendly. We stayed in room 373 with one king bed, and it was acceptably clean and surprisingly large. The WiFi...More

1  Thank Prof_Thea
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Guest Relations Manager at The WhalerResponded 5 weeks ago

Prof_Thea, thank you for the fantastic review! I am delighted that you were so pleased with your stay. I agree that we are in a great area and it is always exciting to see whales! Thank you for staying with us and we hope to...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

What I liked: free ticket to aquarium, view of ocean, breakfast, close parking What I didn't like: odd smell, no screen on windows or slider, wasn't very warm upon check in, stains on carpet and chairs, bathroom needs deep cleaned, mini fridge in bathroom area,...More

Thank Autumn P
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Guest Relations Manager at The WhalerResponded 5 July 2018

Autumn P, thank you for reviewing your stay with us. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the aquarium, ocean view, breakfast and close parking. I am sorry that you didn't have the experience that we strive to provide for our guests. Thank you...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018

We had a great stay at the Whaler. The room was very nice - roomy and clean. Comfortable bed. The view of the ocean was beautiful. We could also see the lighthouse off to the side. Had a wonderful, relaxing time sitting on the balcony...More

1  Thank jdlakeshore
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Guest Relations Manager at The WhalerResponded 1 July 2018

jdlakeshore, thank you for such a wonderful review! It is so nice to hear that you had a wonderful, relaxing time. Thank you for staying with us and we look forward to seeing you again! Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk Manager.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$151 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Newport
#8 Romantic Hotel in Newport
#8 Family Hotel in Newport
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$151 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Newport
#8 Romantic Hotel in Newport
#8 Family Hotel in Newport
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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lisakaye222
19 July 2017|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
You can enjoy the ocean from the room. We opened the seaside sliding doors immediately to take in the breeze. It had rained before we got there so the air was fresh and cool and as night came on you could hear the sea.
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marlajs2015
26 September 2015|
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Response from 132altas | Reviewed this property |
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"Rooms facing ocean are bright and airy."
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"Spend a little extra for ocean view, it is worth it!"
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"All rooms face the ocean. I think the rooms on the South end have better views."
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"Ask for a northern-most room for the best view."
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