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The 1661 Inn

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Our family-owned resort has a wide variety of types of rooms and rates and is open year-round. Our higher end rooms feature combinations of ocean views, fireplaces, spa tubs and air-conditioning. Our rates include our full champagne buffet breakfast.
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Free parking
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Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Historic Hotel
Harbour View
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82Good for walkers
Grade: 82 out of 100
17Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
20Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Irene was very helpful and sweet. Clean convenient inn! Breakfast was wonderful as was happy hour! So would stay there again! Nice location, good resterants close by. Nice ce to walk around. Just a great place to stay!
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Response from Elizabeth C, General Manager at The 1661 Inn
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you very much for your excellent review! We are glad to see that you enjoyed all that we have to offer and look forward to your next visit.
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We heard that we could be counted as "residents" of Block Island, our favorite place, on Groundhog's Day, February 2, 2019. Although The 1661 Inn is really the only place open during this time, it was one our bucket list. It did not disappoint!! The room was spacious and
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Response from Elizabeth C, General Manager at The 1661 Inn
Responded Feb. 6, 2019
Thank you for visiting and the lovely review! We are excited to see how much you enjoyed meeting Irina - the extra recognition really means a lot to her. Congratulations on being "counted" at the Ground Hog's Day Census... you are officially one of us now. We look forward to your next visit!
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My husband and I decided to take a last minute trip to Block Island. Although it was off-season and many of the restaurants were closed, the inn made sure we had a great champagne breakfast every morning and even had a nice happy hour for us each night. They even gave us a
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Response from Elizabeth C, General Manager at The 1661 Inn
Responded Jan. 31, 2019
Thank you very much for wonderful review and we are so glad to see how much you enjoyed your recent stay! It was a pleasure having you stay with us and we look forward to your next visit.
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Rita and the staff could not be nicer. We immediately felt welcome and at home. Even though we visited for New Years, the porch was open with heaters allowing us to enjoy the spectacular view of the open Atlantic ocean. Breakfast was a full buffet with custom made
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Response from Elizabeth C, General Manager at The 1661 Inn
Responded Jan. 9, 2019
Thank you for the wonderful review and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and meeting all of us! Best wishes for a happy and healthy new year!
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The 1661 Inn is very charming with all of the amenities one would expect in an upscale lodging facility. The rooms are all different and themed to fit in perfectly with the Block Island landscape. Breakfast was delicious as was the wine cocktail hour at 4 pm every day. Rita, the
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Response from Elizabeth C, General Manager at The 1661 Inn
Responded Jan. 4, 2019
Thank you for the lovely review! We are glad that you enjoyed the breakfast, meeting Rita and the view....impressed that you were up to watch the sunrise! We look forward to your next visit. Happy new year!
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We actually stayed at Dewey Cottage. The breakfast and wine is served at the 1661 Inn. We walked from the cottage.
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What is the name of the manager
Elizabeth Connor is manager. Rita Draper is owner.
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We walked. It was around a mile or so. There is a bit of uphill. It rained one day and the 1661 sent a van for us. There is parking at the cottage. We did not brind a car, but did rent one for a day.
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Am interested in Dodge Cottage in Block Island for two people, dates flexible for the week of July 18 - 24
Good morning! We do have availability during that time period. Our reservation office is open daily from 7:00am to 11:00pm and can be reached at 401-466-2421 or 800-626-4773. We look forward to hearing from you!
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I have a wife and kids 14, 10 and 5. do they have a room that can accommodate us?
Thank you for your interest in staying with us. We do have rooms available that can accommodate families. Please call us at 800-626-4773 to find out specific availability and rates. We look forward to hearing from you!
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"Ask at reception, they will sort you out....."
"Dewey Cottage is about a half a mile from main building/dining area. Something to keep in mind if that's an issue for you."
"Beautiful rooms with a great view"
"My favorite are the rooms with an ocean view room and their own deck."
"Request one of the newer, renovated rooms"
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PRICE RANGE
US$141 - US$764 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
manisses hotel and the 1661 block islandthe 1661 inn and hotel manisses block island
LOCATION
United StatesRhode IslandBlock IslandNew Shoreham
NUMBER OF ROOMS
63
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