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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We traveled to Block Island and the Blue Dory Columbus Day weekend. We love staying in the Tea House which had an updated bathroom since last year. The King size bed is luxurious. Ann, the owner is always so gracious and spends time with the guests during the pre-dinner wine and hors d'oeuvres which are included. She gives you tips... More 

Thank Carol W
Rochdale, Massachusetts
1 review
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful little Victorian bed and breakfast with excellent food and service. Right on the beach and super dog friendly. Block island is beautiful and quiet in mid September. Afternoon wine and cheese was delightful. Would highly recommend.

Thank kskater11
Hudson, Massachusetts, United States
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35 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

There were many things we enjoyed about staying at the Blue Dory Inn. The room was large enough to accommodate 3 of us (King bed plus single bed for grown daughter). Everything was neat & clean and it was a quick, easy walk to the beach, stopping on the way to pick up guest beach towels & chairs. It was... More 

Thank Cathy F
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

A few days away as a couple. Great location with terrific view and proximity to the beach. Cute room. Reasonable. Bed was a little hard for our taste. Activity outside the window could be a little distracting. Stunning beach vistas and sunsets on the southwest end. Look forward to return visit.

Thank HungryK888
Providence, Rhode Island
1 review
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The Blue Dory was a great location for us in the off season. It would definitely be too busy for me during the summer. Our room was okay the 1st night,a bit small and a little noisy street side. We were able to move to a much nicer rm for the 2nd night that was oceanside wIthaca a magical skylight... More 

Thank kabwh7
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Recently spent a week at The Blue Dory and had the most wonderful and relaxing visit. The Inn has a comfy and cozy parlor where guests gather each evening for wine, lemonade, light hor d'oeuvres and home made cookies. It was a great way to meet the other guests and enjoy the company of the owner, Ann. Breakfast is served... More 

2 Thank Stephanie F
Greenwich, Connecticut
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10 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My wife and I stayed at the beautiful Blue Dory Inn during and after the Labor Day holiday for 5 days. Even though we were visited by the aftermath of Hurricane Hermine, especially the ten foot waves that we could see from our second floor windows overlooking Crescent Beach on Block Island. We still enjoyed ourselves as the Blue Dory... More 

Thank chefjeff14
Warwick Parish, Bermuda
1 review
Reviewed 9 September 2016

My wife and I arrived at the lovely and meticulously maintained Blue Dory Inn the same evening hurricane/tropical storm/tropical depression Hermine was departing. The ferries were still not running, so another couple who were stranded on the island were in the room we had reserved. The proprietor, Ann Law, offered us our choice of the available rooms -- both of... More 

Thank mlouisr
Arlington, Massachusetts
1 review
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Spent a great weekend at the Blue Dory Inn. Comfortable, air conditioned room. Tastefully decorated old Victorian house. Very informative and helpful staff. Ann was fantastic! Making plans for another visit soon. Steps to the beach, ferry and shopping.

Thank D7575
Hoboken, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We have been staying at the Blue Dory Inn for the past 5 years. We love the location, which is just steps from the ferry and Kids Beach. Breakfast is served downstairs with a different features dish every morning. There are lots of different room styles and sizes to choose from. While some come with sofa beds, they are uneven... More 

Thank jsmithline

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This traditional victorian inn is a historical landmark on Block Island, having been in operation as an inn for over 100 years. We are conveniently located steps from the beach as well as directly in town. Your attentive hostesses are owner Ann Law and innkeeper/cook Leda Nascimento, and we would be pleased for you to stay with us for your Block Island getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Dory Inn

Address: 61 Dodge Street, P.O. Box 488, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Block Island > New Shoreham
Price Range: ₹ 13,432 - ₹ 15,478 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Blue Dory Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Blue Dory Hotel Block Island
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The room on the street side is a bit noisier, but the cottages are very quiet. Ask Ann to find one that fits you best!”
 of 5 bubbles carolwW8055KY, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor in the back Victoria room was nice as it had a good view of the beach and Atlantic Ocean”
 of 5 bubbles chefjeff14, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Loved the Avalon room with its easy access to beach and backyard porch,”
 of 5 bubbles deegraber, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all but 1 I believe have AC, not all have an ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles travel3406, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in back would be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles stellachapman, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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