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    Sea Whale Motel

    150 Aquidneck Ave, Route 138A, Middletown, RI 02842-5610
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    • Excellent63%
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    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 117 reviews

    Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

    There is so much to love about this find/gem just outside of Newport. First it is super clean and I noticed the nice fragrance in the room right away. The owners are great AND friendly. It has a view of the pond and the sunset...More

    1  Thank jcmcgg13
    Response from SurfsUp3120, Owner at Sea Whale MotelResponded 12 June 2017

    Thanks so much for the beautiful review! You were such a lovely couple and hope you will visit with us again. As for the wi-fi, you did call the office and I asked you to please restart your device and you said you would. I...More

    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    This old style family run motel offers personal service in a modest building. The rooms are clean and functional. The bed was comfortable. Although on a busy road, it was easy to enter/exit with car. One can walk to some restaurants and the water along...More

    1  Thank Metwo3
    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    We were looking for a pet-free place to stay while visiting friends. The rooms were immaculate and the beds were quite comfortable. This is a great spot, overlooking Big Pond and close to the ocean beach. The owners live on site and were very welcoming...More

    Thank Carol A
    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    My wife and I travel to area frequently and stay in Newport before continuing on to other destinations in area. Been travelling to Newport for many years and never have had difficulty getting room on short notice. The weekend we went there was big event...More

    Thank schafitz
    Reviewed 19 May 2017

    I was in only for one night and wanted to find something affordable, with parking opportunities and found this little gem just a short distance from Newport town center. ($6-8 Uber ride in to Thames St.) The people here were very friendly and welcoming, the...More

    Thank Moella77
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Price range
    • US$123 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Middletown
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Middletown
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Middletown
    • #4 Family Hotel in Middletown
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Rhode Island >
    • Middletown
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    • Sea Whale Hotel Middletown
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    "2nd floor rooms have two outside entrances, better view of bay. Road noise early in the morning could be a..."
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    "We stayed downstairs but upstairs has balconies that face the water"
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    "The upper rooms toward the back of the hotel have a pleasant bay view."
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