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    National Hotel

    Water Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
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    • Excellent35%
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    “fire pit” (22 reviews)
    “front porch” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (248)
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    There were 6 of us (three generations) and from the outside it appeared to be heaving in the bar , but you never know, we asked if there would be a table in the near future and we were very surprised to be taken out...More

    Thank mike y
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded yesterday

    Thank you! So glad you enjoyed your lunch on that crazy but fun day!

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed at the National and enjoyed the stay thoroughly. The rooms are small but have a great view of the harbor.the food was good and the lobby reminds me of an old Bogart movie. Would highly recommend.

    Thank Rod H
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    So glad you enjoyed your stay - hope to see you again!

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Ordered poached eggs since the menu stated "Eggs Any Style". Ten minutes later was informed that they don't make poached eggs. I guess the word "any" means something different here. Also, the "fresh squeezed orange juice" actually comes to the restaurant by the supplier in...More

    Thank flicklives
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded 2 days ago

    I am very sorry to read this review and especially sorry that this was your experience. Our breakfast food and service has always been very good but obviously something went wrong during your visit. I will definitely address this with the management and the staff...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    My family and I (3 people) stayed here for 2 nights last week. Room 301, which is a suite on the top floor, was perfect for us. It's a corner room on the back side of the building, and has a separate bedroom with a...More

    Thank DCT1031
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for staying with us and for your review of the hotel. I will share your suggestions about breakfast with our management team to try to find a solution for our guests that are leaving early. I hope that you will stay with us...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The view from the porch of the National is breathtaking, unfortunately the food is mediocre. The menu has many interesting items but out of a group of 9 no one had a great meal. The bar service is very slow.More

    Thank William R
    Response from NationalJulie, General Manager at National HotelResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for dining at the National. I am sorry that your meals were not what they should have been; we certainly want our guests to have a great meal to go with our great view. If you would like to share any more feedback...More

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    Harry S
    20 August 2016|
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    Response from JeanWorth | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel is just across the street from the ferry. Easy to walk
    4 June 2016|
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    Response from NationalJulie | Property representative |
    Yes, we have hair dryers in every room
    29 February 2016|
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    Response from Mikeclean365 | Reviewed this property |
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    "We did not stay at the National, we ate dinner there."
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    "We only ate there - not as hotel guests"
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    "Restaurant Has Great Views"
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    "If you are noise sensitive, select a rear facing room"
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