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Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We stayed one night while on an East Coast college tour. Room was so spacious! Beautiful fireplace, huge four-poster bed, super soft linens. And nothing better than a jar of warm cookies when coming in for the night! Highly recommended.

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of your recent stay with us. We hope that you will return if you find yourself back in the Providence area!

Westchester (LA), CA
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I really enjoyed my stay at this charming victorian style B&B and the hot complete breakfast (waffles with sausage on morning we were there) added to our stay. The rate was very economical for us, about $170 for the room with 2 twin beds, but this may have been discounted because it was the last available room and booked about...

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a very detailed review on your recent stay with us. The rate for the Superior 2 Twins Room in which you stayed is currently $169 per night and we do offer a discount for a weekday stay. Our staff is always willing to help with luggage if necessary. The intricate detailing on...

Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I stayed at the Christopher Dodge House in early June during a conference. The whole house seemed empty, the receptionist was found; she was awkwardly responding to my questions, avoiding discussion. In the evening the whole house was unattended, at least I did not find anybody. In the morning the same was repeated, a cook in the kitchen (the only...

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MyMrPiper, Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Dear XCAWD (sorry, I don't know how to address you . . .) My apologies that you could not find answers to questions you may have had. We recently hired a new staff member and have become aware that she tends to be very withdrawn (which is not very helpful to guests). Since I am not aware of the questions...

Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night to attend a graduation and would definitely return in the future. The hospitality is second to none. Friendly and warm staff, the most comfortable beds and cookies! Limited parking on site but they also have additional parking spaces in a very nearby lot.

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay and that you plan on returning! We look forward to serving you again.

Hanson, Kentucky
Reviewed 17 June 2016

First time in Providence and found this place on line. Limited parking that they don't tell you about. They have more rooms than parking spaces so unless you are an early bird you will have to park in their overflow and walk a couple blocks. Very small rooms. We were supposed to have a king bed which we did by...

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MyMrPiper, Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Dear John D., Our inn is on the National Historic Register (Circa 1858) and a former whaling captain's home before it's transformation. It was not possible to find much additional space but along with sufficient guest parking, we were blessed with additional parking right around the corner to accommodate our occasional overflow. There is a sign right on the office...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

We came here for a quick getaway from NYC. It really was the perfect escape. The check in process was quick and seamless and the bed was big and cozy and very New England. Breakfast was excellent and it was super close to everything you could want to do in town.

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are pleased that you chose the Christopher Dodge House as your perfect escape from NYC! We hope that you will make a return trip in the future.

Manasquan, New Jersey
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I was in Providence for my nephew's graduation from P.C, and had booked a room at the Christopher Dodge House for my and my 2 nieces Saturday night stay. The location was perfect....close to downtown, I-95, the college. Everything about this B and B made for a wonderful experience. Rachel the desk clerk who checked us in, was informative, polite...

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review of your recent stay! I will certainly pass along your kind words to the entire staff. We are thrilled to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with your two nieces at our inn for the Providence College graduation. We certainly look forward to seeing you in...

Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 10 April 2016

I had a snafu with other travel arrangements and had to find a place at the last minute. I made the booking online and there were no problems when I showed up. The staff was extremely helpful and the room was wonderful. It felt like staying in a higher end hotel. While right in downtown Providence, it's a little out...

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

The staff thanks you for your kind words. We were happy to accommodate you at the last minute. We hope that you join us again next time you are in Providence!

Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

The room is clean and the breakfast is perfect. We checked in late and the staff were waiting us. She also share us local information when we checked in. My parents and I have a wonderful night while we stay. I will definitely come back next time.

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that both you and your parents enjoyed your recent stay with us! Looking forward to seeing you in the future!

Rye, New York
Reviewed 21 March 2016

My husband and I stayed here on our weekend visit to Providence. It is a great find! We were graciously welcomed by Kate who also recommended a wonderful restaurant within walking distance. Solvie is a charming morning hostess who made sure you had a satisfying breakfast. The b&b is located near the beautiful Rhode Island State House so you will...

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! We are pleased to hear that you both enjoyed your stay with us. We hope that you return again soon!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in downtown Providence, the Christopher Dodge House Rhode Island Bed and Breakfast was renovated to its original stately grandeur, a stunning 3-story brick Italianate mansion. Enjoy the convenience the Inn offers to attractions such as, Providence Place Mall, Convention Center, RI School of Design, Brown University and world famous "Water Fire". Rooms are spacious and offer comfortable accommodations with many amenities such as fireplaces, hand-crafted furniture, WIFI, and a delightful, home cooked breakfast. Special packages include historic tours of Providence, fabulous restaurants, and romantic getaways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Christopher Dodge House

Address: 11 W Park St, Providence, RI 02908-5724
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Providence > Smith Hill
Price Range: $201 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Christopher Dodge House 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“we stayed in room 1 king size nice fireplace very large and nicely located”
 of 5 bubbles leogirl1968, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Suggest finding a different B&B or hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 737LH, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“#8 is a 2-twin, corner room with large triple sash windows and view of capitol (state house)”
  • Quaint bathroom with nice hot water showerhead!
  • fireplace and easy chair, (unseen) TV and mini-fridge w/ice trays
  • Twin bed corner room with small fireplace and lounge chair opposite beds.
 of 5 bubbles socaltravelmom_fun, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Within walking distance from the center”
 of 5 bubbles XCAWD, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the opposite side of the highway!”
 of 5 bubbles AstridDH, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
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