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Jailhouse Inn

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Announcement: Yes, it was once a jail!
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Announcement: Yes, it was once a jail!
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

This is an old house that used to be a jail many, many years ago. It has lots of character. We stayed in a superior room which was larger than a typical hotel room and was at the rear and quiet. There might be annoying...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Lovely little hotel full of character, friendly staff. Small hotel with 23 rooms, small breakfast room - sits ten so get down early or be prepared to wait. The wifi was a bit iffy. The town is a seaside resort with a lot of bars...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Although we drove to the beach, (10$ weekdays, 20$ weekends for parking) planned in advance, a fifteen minute drive into Middletown RI, beach #2, the excitement of downtown Newport at night was a 5 minute walk of ease.

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Reviewed 8 August 2015

Very nice B & B, clean, great location, all the comforts of home. The staff was fabulous, very helpful with directions and suggestions of places to eat, and things to do. Our room was great for the 4 of us. Double bed in room to...More

1  Thank MaryLinn39
Response from Sharon R, Manager at Jailhouse InnResponded 15 August 2015

Dear MaryLinn39 -- I'm so glad you enjoyed yourselves (all except for the chirping birds!). The room the four of you shared was one of our "split rooms," which are a good option for individuals or couples traveling together who prefer sleeping apart. Split rooms...More

Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Had a great "girlfriend" mid week trip to Newport where we stayed at the Jailhouse Inn. Room was large and beds very comfortable, clean bathroom, and nice to have a refrigerator too. The location was perfect for us, we parked the car in their free...More

Thank Laura P
Response from Sharon R, Manager at Jailhouse InnResponded 15 August 2015

Dear lolliepete -- How nice to hear that you and your friends had a great time and were pleased in numerous ways! Yes, many of our rooms are quite good-sized (it's best to reserve with us directly to make sure you get the right room...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$ 133 - US$ 399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 133 - US$ 399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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tamerync
24 July 2016|
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Response from Sharon R | Property representative |
Unfortunately not. We personally love dogs (and other furry friends), but the inn is not pet-friendly.
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"There was sidewalk construction going on in the street so ask for a room in the back!"
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"We were in room 6 which is near the entrance."
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"Bring earplugs!"
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"While lower floor accessibility is excellent, street noise is very loud at ground level."
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