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Shells By The Sea B&B

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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Shells By The Sea is an elegant non-smoking adult environment, that feels just like home. Hosts Shell and Ned treat guests to a warm welcome and cool comfortable stay, along with a home cooked breadfast . Guest's can enjoy playing pool or working out in our exercise room. Perhaps a 600 square foot suite is what your looking for. Not to mention Rhode Island's beaches, Newport, Wickford, BlockIsland, Jamestown, and the University of Rhode Island.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Heated pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Suites
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Mid-range
Location
Full view
Contact
8 River View Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882-2826
Getting there
Theodore Francis Airport28 km
New Bedford Airport46 km
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All reviews pool table heated salt water pool her husband the lower level home away from home house is immaculately clean exercise room welcoming hosts breakfast was delicious residential neighborhood highly recommend this b b beautiful property comfortable rooms back porch great cook the perfect place to stay other guests
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Shells by the Sea welcomes you with its pristine grounds, marble entry, comfortable rooms and décor by "Shel" that offers an almost museum worthy décor throughout.. Shel, whom she wants you to think of as "your favorite cousin" is warm, cheerful and laid back. Guests...More

Thank bonnieann1
Response from BnBshell, Owner at Shells By The Sea B&BResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow. Thank you so much for all the accolades❗️ It certainly was such a pleasure meeting both of you. It means a lot to me that you enjoyed your stay. I hope to see you again in the near future. Shell 😎

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We decided on a week visit to the Newport RI area. After seeing the eye-popping prices in town, we expanded our search and came across Shells... What a wonderful find! Shell and Ned were wonderful hosts, immediately making us feel welcome. We stayed 6 nights,...More

Thank Judy C
Response from BnBshell, Owner at Shells By The Sea B&BResponded 19 August 2018

It truly was our pleasure❗️ Like I said you walk in as strangers walk out like family or friends 😎 we look forward to your next visit 😇

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

By far the best B&B experience. Shell and Ned are amazing hosts who truly love welcoming guests into their home. From the first phone call to the moment we checked out, Shell makes you feel as though you are visiting with family. Beautiful property, amazing...More

Thank fergusontk1104
Response from BnBshell, Owner at Shells By The Sea B&BResponded 13 August 2018

I can’t wait until you come back..... it’s definitely like having your favorite family members coming for a visit 👍🏼

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed four nights at this gorgeous B&B. Our private room and bath were luxurious and we are really enjoyed the salt water heated pool in their beautifully landscaped back yard. Shell and Ned were great hosts and fixed us delicious breakfasts. We took the...More

Thank Quest772602
Response from BnBshell, Owner at Shells By The Sea B&BResponded 8 August 2018

So happy your stay was enjoyable. We loved having you here sharing your summer experience with us. We hope you will think of us again when coming back..... remember walking in as strangers ...... walking out as friends 😎

Reviewed 14 July 2018

Once again, the three of us stayed at Shell's By The Sea for our girls' getaway! Once we found this B & B, we wouldn't go anyplace else! The rooms are spotless and breakfasts are delicious. Shell and Ned couldn't be more accommodating. The heated...More

Thank nyvics
Response from BnBshell, Owner at Shells By The Sea B&BResponded 8 August 2018

Awesome seeing our three favorite friends again💕. It’s because of special people like you make Shells by the Sea a special get a way❗️

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MrBoomer
7 January 2018|
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Response from BnBshell | Property representative |
It’s five minutes away by car😎
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jimfitz957
28 October 2017|
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Response from BnBshell | Property representative |
Thank you so much for inquiring about our Inn the only time we are booked would be June 8-9-10. So any time before or after we have available. The rate would be $165. Per night. King bed private bath. You can enjoy swimming... More
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Virginia M
29 June 2017|
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Thank you for inquiring about our inn. We do not have double beds in one room We do have two rooms next to each other. Hopefully this helps when coming to this area in the future 😎
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Room Tips
"all rooms are good!"
bonnieann1
27 Aug. 2018
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"All the rooms are just lovely. There isn't a bad one!"
nyvics
13 Jul. 2018
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"Peeked into most of the rooms, and they are all beautiful! Just depends on which floor you prefer."
nyvics
12 Aug. 2017
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"We had the fabulous master suite and bathroom"
marisaarvonio
26 Aug. 2016
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LOCATION
United StatesRhode IslandNarragansett
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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