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Jailhouse Inn

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Announcement: Yes, it was once a jail!
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Announcement: Yes, it was once a jail!
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Reviewed 11 October 2014

This place is so quaint and cozy. We had a room on the third floor and even though we had to climb the steps, we loved our room. It was very quiet and had plenty of room despite the slanted ceilings. It was also very...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2014

We just wanted say how excellent we thought the Jailhouse Inn was. We stayed overnight recently whilst touring New England and we could not have found a better place to rest. Christopher, who greeted us on arrive was the perfect host - friendly, helpful and...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2014

Ceilings, tall. Bed, huge and on the hard side but comfy. Shower head, at the right height so my 6'3" partner could stick his head under it without bending. No foofy decoration - just simple and sparse. And really, really clean. I will agree with...More

Thank sakecat22
Response from Sharon R, Manager at Jailhouse InnResponded 24 September 2014

Dear sakecat22: Thanks for the fresh perspective! As a not-too-tall woman, I appreciate hearing a different viewpoint ;) I'm glad our ceiling and shower height (among other things) worked well for you. You're absolutely right: the Jailhouse is not "foofy" — that just wouldn't be...More

Reviewed 11 September 2014

This is just a really nice place to stay in Newport. The parking is easy and free, you can walk to everything located at the Harbor and if you have to use your car to go to the Mansions you can find an open spot...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2014

Just spent a few days in Newport and had a great stay at The Jailhouse Inn! Perfectly located within walking distance of shops, restaurants & the warfare - we didn't use our car the entire time we were there. Parking was at no charge and...More

Thank Amy F
Response from Sharon R, Manager at Jailhouse InnResponded 24 September 2014

Dear Amy F: We can't wait for you get booked again either! When you're ready to make a reservation, please be sure to call us directly, so we can give you exactly the right room to suit your preferences. FYI: The Jailhouse is open through...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$133 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$133 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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tamerync
23 July 2016|
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Response from Sharon R | Property representative |
Unfortunately not. We personally love dogs (and other furry friends), but the inn is not pet-friendly.
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"There was sidewalk construction going on in the street so ask for a room in the back!"
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"We were in room 6 which is near the entrance."
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"Bring earplugs!"
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"While lower floor accessibility is excellent, street noise is very loud at ground level."
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