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Sylvia Beach Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 27 July 2014

We used to live in Oregon, and have previously stayed at this wonderfully themed "writers hotel." the décor in the rooms is marvelous. Our recent stay was good, but the hotel is showing signs of aging, with fan switches that don't work, doors that do...More

Thank DiegoDallas_Texas
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Looked great on line. We're not overly discriminating when it comes to accommodation, but unless you're a hobo or used to sleeping in a halfway house, stay away from the Sylvia Beach. Arrived with our three children in early July, and the first thing that...More

9  Thank StrathFam
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Fell in love with it online and was prepared to be delighted! Lobby was disorganized with boxes of produced stacked up and things were messy . Desk staff was not professional. Balcony off lobby was not accessible as it brings a strong breeze into the...More

Thank Momma1953
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

I'm glad to have stayed at this hotel for one night. We stayed at the Shakespeare Room which is on the second floor (no lift) and one has to stand really close to the window to see the ocean. The whole feel of the hotel...More

2  Thank poggibonzzi
Reviewed 13 June 2014

I have been coming to the Sylvia Beach for over twenty years and love returning to its charm every time. The updates over the last few years are lovely as well. If you are looking for TV, Internet and room service, this isn't the place,...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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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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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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"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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"The rooms are all different so take a look at what each offers and/or what each looks like."
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