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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“third floor”(44 reviews)
“free popcorn”(21 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

The wife and I wanted to sneak out to the coast for a 'quiet' weekend (this will be an important part of the story to follow...the need for quiet), and didn't want to pay ridiculous summer rates for what everyone else was still charging, a...More

3  Thank EvilMoose
Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Assistant Front Desk Manager at The WhalerResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We appreciate your feedback and thank you for staying with us. Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk Manager.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We stay here every time we visit Newport and for good reason. The rooms are spacious and clean, the beds have extremely comfortable pillow top mattresses and the view of the ocean is great. You can also hear the ocean at night. It is also...More

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Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Assistant Front Desk Manager at The WhalerResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you for the fantastic review! It is great to hear that you love staying with us! We certainly appreciate that you keep returning to visit us and we look forward to seeing you again. Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk Manager.

Reviewed 5 September 2017

We just visited Newport for the eclipse and we were so happy to stay at The Whaler, again. The price was good, as usual, and the friends we brought with us loved the location. When the sky was blue we flew kites on the beach....More

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Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Assistant Front Desk Manager at The WhalerResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review! I am delighted that you enjoy staying with us during every season. I agree that our area is great no matter what time of year! Thank you for staying with us again and bringing your friends along as well!...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

We have stayed at The Whaler before. This time we were rented a beach house with friends for the weekend. Everything was clean and well cared for. The location is great for walking and the views are unbeatable! I would recommend The Whaler to anyone...More

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Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Assistant Front Desk Manager at The WhalerResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you for sharing your great review! I am so glad that you enjoyed our location and unbeatable views. We appreciate you returning to stay with us and look forward to seeing you again soon! Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk Manager.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Easy to recommend this place. Great location, spectacular views, close to shopping, restaurants, coffee bars, etc. Lots of parking, good swimming pool, welcoming reception with bonus points for free popcorn. The room itself very clean and comfortable. Continental breakfast totally adequate. Would definitely stay here...More

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Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Assistant Front Desk Manager at The WhalerResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! I am so glad that you enjoyed our accommodations and surrounding area. We look forward to seeing you again the next time you visit Newport! Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk Manager.

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About
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 105 - USD 163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Newport
#8 Family Hotel in Newport
#8 Romantic Hotel in Newport
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 105 - USD 163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Newport
#8 Family Hotel in Newport
#8 Romantic Hotel in Newport
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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lisakaye222
19 July 2017|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
You can enjoy the ocean from the room. We opened the seaside sliding doors immediately to take in the breeze. It had rained before we got there so the air was fresh and cool and as night came on you could hear the sea.
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marlajs2015
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"Ask for a northern-most room for the best view."
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"Third floor is a bit more expensive but offers clearest views. An elevator is provided."
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"2nd & 3rd floor on the beach side, great views of the sunset"
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"all rooms face the seaview & sunsets, higher up for a better view"
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