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Sylvia Beach Hotel

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love the rooms, the views, the staff, the library and the breakfast. There were 10 of us and we had 5 rooms. We always try for 2 on the ground floor that open onto the patio. Makes for a great gathering place were we could...More

Thank CathyDArizona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bed is comfortable, the third floor is high and you can hear the wind—we liked that a lot. Though I am not fond of their sweet pastries (many choices!), breakfast was very good because there were so many options. The dinner was very good...More

Thank localCOASTAL
Reviewed 13 April 2018

My wife surprised me by taking me here for a coast getaway. And it's older, teal exterior didn't prepare me for the treasure within. First, every room is created around a particular author and there is an upstairs library and lounge for unapologetic bibliophiles. No...More

Thank Jcwill5
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Fourteen of us stayed here for a 3-day weekend, occupying seven rooms at a time, eight in all. There are 20 rooms in all, named after and decorated appropriately for 20 literary lights: Twain, Colette, Dickinson, Tan, Rowling, Verne, Shakespeare, Steinbeck, Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Stein, etc....More

Thank Adeliegentoo
Reviewed 29 March 2018

My husband and I have a second home in Newport, but stumbled upon Sylvia Beach Hotel and decided to look around. We spent over $200 in the gift store and almost as much in the restaurant. The woman helping us at the gift shop was...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
USD 50 - USD 152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Newport
#9 Romantic Hotel in Newport
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 50 - USD 152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Newport
#9 Romantic Hotel in Newport
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pool & Beach (8)
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janicem104
16 July 2015|
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Response from abusse | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their website and click on Price Guide, you'll find what you'll need. (I can't link websites here)
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"Nearly all the rooms have a view. Three have fireplaces and a private deck, but the Library is always open."
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"Third floor--Jane Austen & F. Scott Fitzgerald"
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"If the budget allows, go for Christie, Collette, or Twain - much bigger, with enclosed bathrooms and private..."
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"Avoid Dr Seuss unless you are a single traveller. Ned's little bed is a bit cosy for two."
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