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Millville, MA
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Our stay at The Artful Lodger was quiet and comfortable. The breakfast room has a beautiful view. You are far enough away from the busy nightlife so it's peaceful, but the shops, restaurants, ocean piers and bars are within walking distance.

Thank debcer5
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

A wonderful place to go when visiting Newport. My best friend and I had an amazing time. The staff was courteous and helpful, their recommendations for eateries and things to do were spot on. I would definitely go again. What a friendly bunch of people.

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Staten Island, New York
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Never stayed at a B and B before, I'm so glad I decided to make Artful Lodger my first experience. Great room, staff is very friendly and had great knowledge of the area, breakfast was amazing with awesome views of the harbor it's also centrally located to all. Had a great time here, would definitely recommend it to all visiting...

Thank jp3529
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 July 2016

First thing you'll notice about the Artful Lodger is LOCATION, LOCATION! You are literally in the backyard to the Elm's. Amazing location to visit Bellevue Avenue to tour the mansions. The Inn is located in a residential area, houses are very close to each other in proximity. The Inn has its own parking which is a bonus. They have a...

Thank CMC_2012
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Upon arrival we had to wait for almost half an hour for the inn keeper to actually let us in, which bearing in mind check in was after two p.m. and we were there around four after a 200 mile drive and so well within the set time, not impressed. Whilst waiting on the front porch we could not fail...

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Grants Pass, Oregon
Reviewed 6 July 2016

The bed was comfy, the breakfasts were delicious, the staff friendly and accommodating. It was walking distance to both town and Mansions. It met all my criteria for a great BNB. I couldn't have been happier.

1Thank LJB906
New Jersey
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Our room on the 2nd floor had a kingsize bed with a private porch and bathroom. The sink is in the bedroom against the window and floor air conditioner, and can only be used by squeezing into the chair next to the blowing AC. They don't provide any cups to brush your teeth, so you can go back downstairs and...

Thank andigene
chester, nh
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Pros: Great location to the Elms. We arrived at night and being new to the area, did not realize how close the Elms Mansion is to the inn (directly across the street). We had reserved Servants Tour tickets at the Elms and asked the person who greeted us (she never said her name and we do not know if she...

2Thank PattiandBob
West Orange, New Jersey
Reviewed 20 June 2016

This place is centrally located and definitely NOT for someone that is looking for a quiet place to rest at night. It is off the main bar scene in Newport( Lower Thames is a one way and this street goes the other way so everyone drives down Thames then ZOOMS down this street all night long). The rooms are have...

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West Warwick, Rhode Island
Reviewed 25 January 2016

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary at the Artful Lodger this past weekend and had a great time. Our room had a large jacuzzi tub which was very nice, along with a fireplace. The room was very clean and comfortable. We even forgot to bring wine glasses and were very happy to see that there were some in the...

2Thank kdhjlm
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Thank you for your review. We love that you enjoyed your stay at the Artful Lodger and hope to see you again and allow us to treat you as family.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming Victorian with Harbor Views! Enjoy the Artful Lodger Inn! This Victorian Inn offers a variety of accommodations and a beautiful setting to just relax, unwind and enjoy. Neighboring The Elms mansion, we are an intimate treasure tucked amongst Newport's most glorious mansions as well as having close proximity to Newport's historic downtown. Each day at the Inn will start with a delicious gourmet breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Artful Lodger Inn

Address: 503 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6852
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: $81 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Artful Lodger Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“There are bigger rooms upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles nicsim1012, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the first floor, right by the front door, and we were never disturbed in the least.”
 of 5 bubbles 19stephent, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We loved the Victoria room on the 1st floor. Dark green paint, quaint furnishings, character.”
 of 5 bubbles TheKidd26, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a fireplace room, it was nice very cozy. Very comfortable room Estelle suite”
 of 5 bubbles kellylovebug146, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“King bed graces room great bed”
 of 5 bubbles naomiearle22, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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