This smaller house may take as long as the other larger mansions to tour because it's not an audio guided tour. You're guided by a person, which is even better than audio because you can ask questions.
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I'm so glad I chose this mansion as one of the 2 I would see while vacationing in the area. The restoration of this beautiful and artistically decorated mansion has been excellently accomplished. the tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable and happy to answer questions....More
Don't miss any of the Mansions, since they all posses the character and special interests of the owners. A facinating insight into the "golden age".
this house is interesting but it does not have a lot of the original character on the inside because of it history and ownership. neat exterior architecture.
A work of art and history. We really enjoyed the guide tour here. many different and unique rooms and decorating style and great history of the two sisters that liked here for many years!
This mansion is Ok. It's darker, smaller and different from the Marble House or the Breakers. The grounds and park are beautiful. We had a very enthusiastic tour guide at this tour, but we still like the idea of the self-guided tour better. Makes the...More
We visited the Chateau-sur-Mer with part of our 5 mansions ticket. This was my least favorite. The home was very dark and not near as ornate or "over the top" as the other mansions. There were some interesting "collections" of items from I guess famous...More
Chateau-sur-Mer is the smallest of the big 5 mansions in Newport - you should probably see it first. This house is much smaller than the other houses and much more intimate but that doesn't mean it's not interesting. This house was lived in year-round compared...More
This lovely home is excellent example of the original homes of Newport. The personal guided tours are given by very informed guides. Excellent