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    The 1661 Inn

    5 Spring Street, PO Box I, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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    08/10/2017 09/10/2017
    Traveller (178)
    Room & Suite (50)
    Dining (10)
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good23%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    8 Oct.9 Oct.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 611 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    On August 27th I took our family ( 7) to the Inn's Sunday brunch. I am in the hospitality business and I am never quick to fault or write a negative review. However, our experience there that Sunday was horrific. The food from the buffet...More

    Thank Timothy M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Fantastic views from our room. Choose one at the front, it's worth the little extra. Take advantage of the deckchairs for a sunset cocktail, or take the complimentary cheese and wine down there. Very friendly staff. Would definitely go back.

    Thank Frequentflyer42
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    First time to BI...Booked room about 2 weeks before our stay, not much left on the island so we ended up in Dodge Cottage. Room was bigger than we thought, but hot! Also had room by front porch so had to keep shades drawn(no air...More

    Thank Colleen C
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Having been to Block Island several times in the past, and always staying at the Spring House, we decided to trust our instincts (and fellow trip advisor travelers) and book the 1661. Not unlike the experience we had in NYC at the 414 Hotel, the...More

    Thank Wrigley2013
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    When i hear the words "little slice of Heaven" from here on in I will picture the 1661 inn. There is nothing I'd change about this inn. Well except checking out. I'd rather I hadn't had to. At breakfast the owner walks around with fresh...More

    Thank Pearseohagan
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • USD 140 - USD 558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 63
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Rhode Island >
    • Block Island >
    • New Shoreham
    • Also Known As
    • Manisses Hotel And The 1661 Block Island ,
    • The 1661 Inn And Hotel Manisses Block Island
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    Traveller (178)
    Room & Suite (50)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (134)
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    Surf Hotel Block Island
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    .66 km away
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    .62 km away
    Spring House Hotel
    303 reviews
    .14 km away
    Island Manor Resort
    35 reviews
    .54 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    220 reviews
    .60 km away
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    36 reviews
    .65 km away
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    .28 km away
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    .50 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    John B
    17 April 2017|
    Response from NOLAGIRL1950 | Reviewed this property |
    Elizabeth Connor is manager. Rita Draper is owner.
    Jean H
    17 August 2016|
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    Response from Yankee_Traveller11 | Reviewed this property |
    I think you will find parking fairly easy as there are not a lot of cars on the island. The main building is about 100 yards up the hill. The walk is really beautiful.
    Georgia K
    8 June 2016|
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    Response from biresorts | Property representative |
    Good morning! We do have availability during that time period. Our reservation office is open daily from 7:00am to 11:00pm and can be reached at 401-466-2421 or 800-626-4773. We look forward to hearing from you!
    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room with sea view"
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    "A small room is small but you may not spend a lot of time in it - so much to see"
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    "The Dodge Cottage has no view onto the ocean, but is close to the Center."
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    "If you are willing to share a bathroom the guest house has reasonably priced rooms that are excellent."
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