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Melville House

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NEWINGTON, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice group of Inns in Newport. Rick was great on the phone, and very accommodating with my stay and my changing needs. The staff here is great, and a nice breakfast made to order. The rooms are nice, maybe a little small, but remember you are in very old houses here. The location is great, close to everything, but just...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The location can't be beat! It's a two minute walk to the harbor, bars and restaurants. The room was clean and cozy. Unfortunately the AC wasn't working but they accommodated the guests by providing everyone with a fan. The wi-fi was also very weak but otherwise I really enjoyed my stay. I would recommend Melville House and I would stay...

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Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

I cannot say enough great things about the inn at Melville House. The minute you walk in you feel like you're at home. You are greeted by a very sweet staff and given an option of several rooms to look at and then you get to choose your room! We stayed in the Clarkeston which is right across the street...

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Rumford, Rhode Island
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I came to check in at 12:30 and they accommodated me right away. They gave me a room without an issue. They first gave me a room without a private bath and so I asked for one and they gave me another room right away and helped me move my luggage. This place is great!!! I would definitely stay here...

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 30 May 2015

The innkeeper graciously accommodated me and my adult son with a room with two beds. He was personable and helpful. Young man who helped had great people skills. Delicious breakfast with choices. Close to shopping area.

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We traveled from New York, Oregon and Seattle. We had 2 rooms and both were very comfortable and charming. We loved the old world feeling and history of the Melville as well as the area. Free parking was an extra bonus. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was perfect and tasty with a nice selection. Within walking...

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North Bellmore, New York
Reviewed 18 September 2014

. The location of this Inn is great and parking is included but the little street was closed for repaving (nowhere to park in order to check in) and it would have been helpful and respectful on the part of the man who greeted us had we been forewarned (this was a shock after a long car trip -- and...

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1Thank Camille S
Calgary
Reviewed 19 August 2014

My room in this historic building was traditionallysmall but good enough with a clean comfortable bed. I had a private bathroom but not all rooms do. Ask first. Walking distance to everything in Newport. Great location. Free parking all day and night which is rare in this town. Upon arrival the hotel managers were very accommodating BUT the other staff...

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1Thank wizelliott
Newfoundland
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Calling this a B&B is incorrect. The Melville House is more like a Hostel with Cornflakes for Breakfast.We booked online and found it a hassle when we went to check in - they didn't have our reservations and then didn't know if we paid or not.. Melville House has very few amenities and the room was run down. The best...

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Middle Village, New York
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Stayed here out of desperation, as a folk festival was in town for the weekend and this was one of the last suitable accomodations available. Let's just say there Saturday fee is very steep for a small room with minimal ammenities. It was like paying a five star hotel price for bed and breakfast. Speaking of, the breakfast was nothing...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Melville House

Address: 39 Clarke St, Newport, RI 02840-3023
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: $193 - $528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Melville House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Let the staff know what you need, and they will take care of it.”
D1869WGmatthewk, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“For wifi stay closer to the office”
KCallahanH, 30 May 2015 | Read review
“Go elsewhere!”
NightingaleMichigan, 29 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Bathrooms are very very small. Not what is shown on website. Might want to consider one of their other properties if you are more then average in size. We stayed in room 1 (which was on the second floor). The first floor room was nicer - but booked. Would not stay on the third floor.”
384traceyl, 21 Aug 2013 | Read review
“If you are planning to share the bedroom with someone else, make sure that you ask for two double beds or a king size bed if you are a family traveling with children. The bedrooms are somwehat small if staying in a double.”
Manchester_CTCarmen, 28 May 2012 | Read review
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