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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“third floor”(44 reviews)
“free popcorn”(21 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it's no frills basic simple room. cheaper than other hotels on same street. AMAZING ocean view from my room - nothing beat that. I grab few free popcorn from office to sit from my room balcony to watch the ocean. basic breakfast choices. My friend...More

Thank nanjinx
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Guest Relations Manager at The WhalerResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review! I am delighted that you enjoyed our location and amazing ocean view! Our staff appreciates your nice comments and we look forward to seeing you again! Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk Manager.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Technically this place is not beachfront but in many ways it suites the purpose. There is actually a street directly in front of your balcony but immediately beyond that there is vacant land that drops off over a cliff so that you have a very...More

Thank 651Eddie
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Guest Relations Manager at The WhalerResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review! It is nice to hear that you enjoyed your large, well maintained room and clean pool. I agree that we are in a great location with wonderful restaurants within walking distance! Thank you for staying with us and we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms were quiet with a great ocean view. The rooms were very small though. The towels were like sand paper. The shower was terrible with really weak water pressure. It was one of those shower heads that is best suited for people under 5'5....More

Thank Adrian F
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Guest Relations Manager at The WhalerResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to send your review. I am glad that you enjoyed our location, ocean view and quiet room. We do have several types of rooms that vary in size and amenities. Thank you for staying with us! Jennifer Roberts, Assistant...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our bed is facing the ocean. We can stay in bed and look at the wave. Really nice view! The hotel is basic. We stayed in a suite but the room is quite small compared with other suite we stayed. There is a swimming pool...More

Thank kati2006
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Guest Relations Manager at The WhalerResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review! It is great to hear that your family enjoyed the pool and our location. I agree that the view is really nice! The choice of items we serve at the continental breakfast is regulated by the health department based...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff, nice amenities. Lovely view of the ocean and the neighborhood was nice. The hot tub was not very hot and there weren't any extra blankets in the room. Was just a very basic place to stay. I would give more stars but it...More

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

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed our amenities and friendly staff. I agree that our neighborhood and ocean views are lovely! There should have been extra blankets in the dresser drawer or the...More

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About
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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$105 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Newport
#8 Family Hotel in Newport
#8 Romantic Hotel in Newport
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$105 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Newport
#8 Family Hotel in Newport
#8 Romantic 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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"Ask for a northern-most room for the best view."
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"Third floor is a bit more expensive but offers clearest views. An elevator is provided."
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"2nd & 3rd floor on the beach side, great views of the sunset"
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"all rooms face the seaview & sunsets, higher up for a better view"
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