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    Samuel Durfee House

    352 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6822
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    2017-08-07 2017-08-08
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    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    The Sherman Durfee House was just as billed: a charming, historic property smack in the middle of Newport, RI. My room was perfect - lots of character but all the necessary modern day conveniences. The Innkeeper could not have been nicer or more accommodating. I...More

    1  Thank susanneb222
    Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 4 May 2017

    So glad that you enjoyed your visit to the Samuel Durfee House! Yes, the windows on the front of the house are sealed for noise so that guests won't be bothered by the street noise, though the window in the bathroom does open for brining...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    We had the best weekend stay at the Samuel Durfee House! It is central location, only a quick walk into the town, shops, beaches, and mansions. The staff was extremely nice and accommodating. They always had out coffee, tea, juices, and a homemade breakfast in...More

    3  Thank Katherine B
    Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 4 May 2017

    Thank you so much for sharing your visit with future guests! So glad to hear that you enjoyed our location, guest room, amenities, and food! We look forward to seeing you next year! ~Heather

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    When originally coming across the reviews for the Samuel Durfee House, I was enchanted by the reviews highlighting the fact that everyone's experience was "charming" and "relaxing." I don't think I could describe it any other way. My wife and I were looking to escape...More

    1  Thank Richard G
    Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 28 April 2017

    We are so happy that you chose the Samuel Durfee House for your "baby moon" getaway! Especially great to hear how much you enjoyed the space of the Doris Duke Suite and the feel of our historic inn. Thanks so much for sharing your thoughts...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    The Samuel Durfee House is a beautiful B & B in the heart of Newport. The Innkeepers, Heather and Michael, are the loveliest people and make you feel absolutely welcome. Their knowledge of the area and recommendations were very helpful to us first time visitors...More

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    Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 25 April 2017

    Thank you so very much for your kind words! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the Samuel Durfee House so much! The Doris Duke Suite is perfect for guests wanting extra space, there is also a private deck so hopefully...More

    Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

    A charming old inn with lots of character and very comfortable. We stayed in the Harrison Suite which is on the first floor. It is quite spacious with a small sitting room and a large (but high) comfortable bed. Although we didn't spend time outside...More

    2  Thank latim63
    Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 19 April 2017

    We are so glad to hear how much you enjoyed our historic inn and your stay in the Harrison Suite. Hopefully you can return in the future and enjoy the large private deck in the warmer season! Thanks so much for taking the time to...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$246 - US$404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    .32 km away
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    27 April 2017|
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    Response from mhjtravels | Property representative |
    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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    "Doris Duke Suite indoor and outdoor sitting area, very quiet"
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    "Rooms facing the back of the inn will have less road noise."
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    "I highly recommend the Ida Lewis Room for the private deck and the sprawling bed!"
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    "The Durfee room has the most comfortable bed"
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