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Surfside Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The corporate retreat we held here couldn't have been better. From the incredible historic facility and outstanding rooms, to the common areas to the food and hospitality, you turned what would be just another meeting into what felt like a family gathering. Perfect.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is an annual treat for our family. The carriage house provides two very comfortable suites plus a dining area for casual takeout meals and room for playing board games. The innkeepers and staff are extremely accommodating and food is always delicious. This was a wonderful trip and we look forward to our next visit. Thanks so much for your...

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London, UK
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On a very brief trip to Newport I stayed at this gorgeous old guest house right in the town centre. The building dates back to and although the ugly car park at the back doesn't give the you the best first impression of this amazing building,the minute you enter and walk to the reception you get a feel for this...

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East Setauket, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful bed and breakfast in the center of Newport, with an easy walk to the shops and restaurants. We have been coming here on a yearly basis, and it's like our home away from home. All the rooms are beautifully decorated; the hospitality is great, and the breakfasts and afternoon teas are truly delicious! It's lovely to...

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Cheshire, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago

Elegant, warm, comfortable. Gracious, welcoming staff. Wonderful breakfast and afternoon tea. Lots of fireplaces...outdoor patio. My very favorite way to begin a new year is a stay here. Ideal adult getaway spot...no children. Perfect location for walking to shops and restaurants.

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USA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a top notch bed and breakfast in the center of Newport with shops and restaurants all an easy walk. The rooms are beautiful, clean and so comfortable. Delicious food at various times of the day and an oh so yummy breakfast. The staff are warm and helpful. There is a peaceful, quiet courtyard to enjoy during the warm...

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Molly, Thank you for the kind review. We are happy to hear you found the rooms comfortable and inviting. Our chef is very creative and the food is impossible to resist! No one ever leaves here hungry! Our courtyard is a great gathering place when the weather is warmer, but a perfect substitute is sitting in our common rooms...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Elopement package here is just what we were looking for, for our wedding ceremony. They took care of everything from flowers to officiant to photographer to champagne and dinner. It was so romantic and they were so accommodating that it felt more like visiting family than staying in a hotel. I look forward to visiting again and plan to...

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to be a part of your special day. You both looked terrific and everything was just perfect. We strive to make our inn a place where people are comfortable and feel like it's home. We are thrilled you plan to make this your "go to" place. We look forward to maybe celebrating your anniversary for...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come here yearly and it's the best time ever. The food is delicious and everyone that works here is so friendly. We have been coming to the house for 10 years and there will be many more to come. If you are planning on staying in Newport, this is the place to stay.

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Stacy, Thank you so much for the kind review. We always look forward to your visit and appreciate your dedication. We are glad you enjoyed the food. Our chef is very talented and he creates amazing dishes. It's quite a perk for our employees! We look forward to your next stay. Happy New Year! Fondly, The Malbone Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the minute you walk in, you are greeted by the most helpful workers, their tea time has a couple of appetizers and sweets, and their breakfast is cooked to order and it is delicious. Our room was made up in the morning and turned down at night, very comfortable. I would highly recommend this property and they have their...

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Benjamin, Thank you so much for your kind review. I am thrilled to hear that all aspects of your trip to the Malbone House were pleasant. Our team is always excited and eager to help you navigate around the town. We love sharing all our favorite spots! We are glad you enjoyed tea and breakfast. Both are "not to...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bed was incredibly comfortable. I stayed in a beautiful room. The gas fireplace made it very cozy. The staff is phenomenal. I was always welcomed warmly by Ann Maria and Mary Ellen. And I had a wonderful time talking to Sue. By the end of my stay, I felt like I had new friends. If you're looking for places...

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Innkeeper02840, Manager at Francis Malbone House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Emma, Thank you for your kind words. The staff was thrilled to read your review. We are glad you liked the courtyard room. I am partial to that room, due in part to the french doors looking out onto the patio. We are happy the staff was welcoming and warm. We are fortunate to have a great team that...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Francis Malbone House Inn

Address: 392 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: $270 - $271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Francis Malbone House Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Maybe ask for one that means you don't hear the sea fog horn all night”
 of 5 bubbles MrJ, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms at the front of Inn have a good harbor view, but all the rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles dmg1066, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask staff about rooms when you contact them.”
 of 5 bubbles 344cyn, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request a room with a fireplace in the winter”
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“Room 4, gas fireplace, awesome bathroom, and very comfortable setting.”
 of 5 bubbles richardrC5019WU, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
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