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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2015

We dined there on Thanksgiving because we had excellent experiences there in the past when we went to dinner. The Thanksgiving dinner did not meet expectations.It started with 4 slivers of banana bread, no dinner rolls, followed by a choice of two equally flavorless soups. The (pureed?) corn chowder and butternut bisque were watery and blah. The salad was OK.... More 

2 Thank Susan C
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Dreadfully disappointing Asked all week if hottub functioned Was told it did but it didn't... specifically came for the rooftop hot tub Upon check in we were told hot tub worked but it didn't We were promised a refund if such were the case but Kim was unavailable to fulfill this empty promise Our room had a leak from above... More 

1 Thank Gregory P

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East Lyme, CT
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

You can't beat this place. The prices are very good and include a delicious breakfast. We stayed in room #10 which is a nice end room overlooking the front and side . It is an old inn and that is part of its charm. Everyone is very nice that works there. The rooms are very clean and surprisingly quiet. We... More 

1 Thank VinMar_10
Appomattox, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Shelter Harbor Inn is a charming B&B. Not wanting to mislead folk....the inn can use some updating...... HOWEVER, what it lacks in new "things" it truly soars in providing a quality stay....the place is a gem! We had excellent and attentive customer service, fantastic breakfasts (included), and enjoyed the quaintness of this beautiful property! Reading some of these negative reviews... More 

1 Thank Phil - Laura K
Westerly, Rhode Island
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

I'm a year round resident of Westerly and the locals including myself don't like seeing their town swell from 10K people to god knows how many in the summer. I stopped going to the Shelter last year after getting horrible food and service in fact I don't go anywhere on the weekends in the summer- there's just too many people!!!... More 

Thank ExLongIslander
Wilbraham, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2015

This once lovely establishment has lost all its charm and credibility. The service, the food, the accommodations were dreadful. In addition, we had something stolen from our locked room. We were easily able to figure out who was responsible...one of their employees. However, they could hardly be civil when we reported the incident. We were made to feel as if... More 

2 Thank Delodu
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Shelter Harbor Inn has a lot of potential, but somehow they just couldn't deliver the experience we'd hoped for. I almost don't want to be too critical, because everyone was so pleasant and the place is lovely, but the kind of confusion and the delays we experienced, don't reflect well on management. We arrived midday on a Saturday in summer... More 

1 Thank JayElle702
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Dreadful place. Stopped in for breakfast for four at 10AM on a Wed. during our weeks at the RI beach and found ourselves seated on the nice patio in the lovely grounds of what we know is a pricey inn. No menus, water, or even a glance from the single server. A LOOOONG time later, the waitress came over and... More 

2 Thank Lilacmay
Bridgeport, Connecticut
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 August 2015

We recently completed a short 2 night vacation to Westerly, staying at the Shelter Harbor Inn. We were a little concerned after reading some of the negative reviews on here, and having had one negative experience previously, but on this visit we had no negative issues at all, and many positive experiences. We will gladly return. The room was small,... More 

Thank John W
Melbourne, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

I went here twice this visit to Westerly. The brunch prices were very reasonable. Service help was under staffed, so service was slow. We all enjoyed the food tho. When I went again for lunch 2 days later, the service was fine. We liked the food, but the sunroom dining room was the big draw for us. Very pleasant surroundings.

1 Thank Lynn A

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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Additional Information about Shelter Harbor Inn

Address: 10 Wagner Rd, Westerly, RI 02891-4709
Region: United States > Rhode Island > South County > Westerly
Price Range: $80 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Shelter Harbor Hotel Westerly
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 3 has a fireplace and windows on 3 sides.”
 of 5 bubbles reluctantconsultant, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in main building.....were not as musty and smelly.”
 of 5 bubbles ValerieA360, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room upstairs facing the ocean in the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles 13margaretg, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“loved rooms 8 and 10”
 of 5 bubbles shelleyd585, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The Carriage House top floor rooms are right across from the main building and restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles 415patc, 16 Apr 2015 | Read review
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