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Rhode Island
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Classy classy classy atmosphere . Top it off with ocean views from old fashion veranda porch which circles the restaurant area . The snow martini and ginger martini are so tasty only problem is they go down very easy because they are so tasty . At $15.00 a glass it pays to sip . But that is difficult . The...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's been five years since we first had afternoon tea at the Ocean House the day after Thanksgiving, and we keep coming back again and again. This year we were staying at their sister property in Mystic, the Spicer Mansion, but borrowed a house BMW to head to the Ocean House for tea. The hotel lobby was bustling and energetic...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In all my travels, I have never before stayed at a hotel as luxurious, doting, full-featured, and perfectly appointed as the Ocean House. It was simply a sublime, nearly-perfect experience. The staff was friendly, knowledgeable, focused, and always ready and willing to serve. The room was spacious, comfortable, and filled with amenities and elegant touches. The hotel itself is perfectly...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is lovely and the hotel is pristine. The welcome process was gracious, and our bags were in the room before us. The car disappeared. No tipping as they build service in, which is great. We asked for two glasses of wine to come at 6:00. The doorbell rang at 5:15 with the wine. They smiled and came back...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived at the Ocean House Thursday 11/10, early in the day, to prepare for my daughter's wedding Thursday afternoon. The entire stay was, without a doubt, great and all too short. Each staff member was friendly, smiling, courteous, professional. The ambiance of the entire building/grounds was superb. The rooms comfy, cozy, beautifully appointed. If you have a chance to visit...

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Daniel H, President & Group Managing Director at The Ocean House, responded to this review

Dear 839patrices, Congratulations once again on your daughter’s wedding! We are honored your family chose to celebrate such an important occasion at Ocean House, and I’m thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay. I hope you will join us again in the future to create additional memories. Regards, Daniel Hostettler President & Group Managing Director

Framingham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an exquisite hotel with a beautiful setting overlooking the ocean! We were celebrating our anniversary and it was our first visit. Everything about Ocean House was pure elegance: wonderful dining experiences, beautiful room, lovely decor and ambience throughout. The best part was the impeccable service and wonderful staff who were friendly, accommodating, knowledgable, and charming. They went out of...

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Daniel H, President & Group Managing Director at The Ocean House, responded to this review

Dear Julia S, Happy belated anniversary! It's always one of the greatest compliments when couples choose to celebrate such a special occasion with us. I'm happy to hear you and your husband were able to enjoy many of the amenities we offer, from the OH! Spa and the Mercedes-Benz program to the celebratory champagne and homemade treats. I hope to...

Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully appointed room with amenities. Staff exceptionally nice. Dinner and brunch superb-wonderful intimate atmosphere; complete with burning fireplace. Views from the room and common areas of the water and beach compelling. Highly recommend for a luxurious romantic getaway.

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Daniel H, President & Group Managing Director at The Ocean House, responded to this review

Dear M8115STrobert, Thank you for staying at Ocean House and for your kind words. We agree that Ocean House lends itself nicely to romantic getaways with its spectacular views, cuisine, OH! Spa and roaring fireplaces. I hope to welcome you back soon! Regards, Daniel Hostettler President & Group Managing Director

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to the Ocean House. My wife and I were celebrating our anniversary and this was the perfect place to go. Everything about the hotel was excellent including the OH! Spa, Seasons and Bistro restaurants. The food was amazing. The entire staff was very friendly and eager to help us. We had a very nice room...

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Daniel H, President & Group Managing Director at The Ocean House, responded to this review

Dear Bill C, Happy belated anniversary! Thank you for choosing Ocean House as the location for such a special occasion. With the Forbes Five-Star OH! Spa, private beach, and a full roster of daily complimentary resort activities, it's true you never need to leave the resort. I am, however, happy to hear you enjoyed the use of our Mercedes-Benz for...

East Hampton, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You simply must enjoy the delicious creations. The views are stunning, the service impeccable. This is luxury!! I'm planning a little get away here to take in all the campus has to offer, and you should too.

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Daniel H, President & Group Managing Director at The Ocean House, responded to this review

Dear Claudia D, Thank you for your kind review. Our spectacular Ocean views are the perfect accompaniment to any meal. I’ll be sure to pass along your praise to our Food & Beverage team. I look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Regards, Daniel Hostettler President & Group Managing Director

Branford, Connecticut
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

excellent hotel on the ocean. service, rooms, dining, staff, all the best of the best. very relaxing hotel.take advantage of all services they offer, from spa to cooking classes. charter boat around watch hill on restored boat. very scenic.

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Daniel H, President & Group Managing Director at The Ocean House, responded to this review

Dear kives280, Thank you for staying at Ocean House. I’m pleased to hear you enjoyed our five-star OH! Spa and were able to take advantage of the complimentary resort activities available daily to in-house guests. The wine & culinary education classes in the beautiful Center for Wine & Culinary Arts are always a popular choice. Please join us again soon....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Seasons at the Ocean House
Seasons at the Ocean House
Cuisines: American, Seafood, International
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Ocean House

Address: 1 Bluff Ave, Watch Hill, Westerly, RI 02891-5703
Region: United States > Rhode Island > South County > Westerly > Watch Hill
Hotel Class:5 star — The Ocean House 5*
Number of rooms: 49
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“All great rooms but ocean views were more spectacular!”
 of 5 bubbles 839patrices, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We faced the ocean and heard the surf all night--excellent!”
 of 5 bubbles 768julias, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“always request an ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles kives280, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ocean views are amazing”
 of 5 bubbles RichF561, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Harbor views at front, ocean views at back, you can't go wrong anywhere in this hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles TalulahG, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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