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Samuel Durfee House

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All reviewsida lewis roomoff street parkingprivate deckmy husband and iportuguese sweet bread french toastfrittatagreat hostsevery afternoonfront of the houseprivate parkingwithin walking distanceexcellent stayperfect locationhost and hostessthought of everythinglong weekendhighly recommend this b b
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great weekend in Newport - partly due to where we stayed- Samuel Durfee House. Innkeepers were so friendly & knowledgeable about the area. Room was good size & very clean. Had everything we needed. Yummy full breakfasts & afternoon snacks. And location is...More

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Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 1 week ago

You are so very welcome and thank you for saying such nice things about your stay at the Samuel Durfee House. We hope to see you again in the future! ~Heather

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stayed at the Durfee House for a 3-day weekend and upon leaving said to each other that we would definitely return. The location was ideal. We parked in the private parking area and if you aren't aware, parking isn't easily...More

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Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow, thanks so much for the very kind words. It is so wonderful for us to hear how much you enjoyed your stay for the Volvo Ocean Race! We do hope to see you again! ~Heather

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful B&B one Street up the hill from Thames! Convenient to everything. Stayed in the Harrison suite, large patio in back and spacious bathroom nicely lit with natural light from 2 large windows. Innkeepers were friendly and informative. Breakfast was super delicious:) Will definitely be...More

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Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

So happy to hear you had a "Splendiferous stay" and enjoyed your visit in the Harrison Suite! Thanks so much for telling others of your stay at the Samuel Durfee House! ~Heather

Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I stayed in the Doris Duke room for two nights in May during our babymoon. The house is beautifully decorated with a lot of history. Heather and Michael are great hosts. Although the official check-in time is from 3-6pm, Heather was kind enough...More

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Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded May 17, 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your pre-baby getaway stay in the Doris Duke Suite. Also it is so nice to hear how much you enjoyed Michael's breakfast each morning. We wish you the best with your new arrival! Thanks for taking the time to...More

Reviewed May 12, 2018

This B&B is comfortable and welcoming. Heather and Michael are friendly and accommodating, providing information relative to restaurants and places to visit. The room includes a private deck and the king bed was comfortable. The breakfasts were among the best that we have experiences in...More

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Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded May 14, 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind words about your visit and stay in the Ida Lewis room. We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed our breakfasts. We hope you will be able to return and stay longer next time! Speaking of...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$246 - US$392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$246 - US$392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hello and thank you for your interest in our inn. Yes, we are just a block away from Thames Street and a block and a half away from Bellevue Avenue where the Tennis Hall of Fame and mansions are located.
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"Harrison Suite is spacious and comfortable, good for couples."
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"The Doris Duke Suite is great for additional guests"
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"The Doris Duke suite is in the back of the house on the second floor and was very quiet."
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"We were in the Ida Davis room and it was great."
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