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Rose Island Lighthouse

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Overview
Rose Island, Newport, RI See on map
AMENITIES
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A great place if your not the Kardashian type. Little dusty and rough around the edges but definitely unique. We loved it and will be back. You can practically fish from the bed at foghorn. Kayaks available and fishing poles.

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

We spent a week on the island for my wife's birthday. The 18-Acre island consists of the lighthouse, Fort Hamilton Military Barracks, and acres of bird and wildlife refuge.There are 5 rooms available for rent in the lighthouse. We rented the Keeper's Apartment on the...More

4  Thank Fishboy555
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I recently celebrated a significant (ending in zero) on Rose Island. We rented the Keepers apartment and the bedroom on the first floor. We were joined by family and friends for a total of six people. I was one of the best experiences of my...More

1  Thank GWW
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

My husband, my 13-year-old son and I spent one night at the Rose Island lighthouse. We stayed in the Barracks room and had a wonderful adventure. The island it's self is very isolated. There is no Wi-Fi,there is no electricity other than what is generated...More

2  Thank momofRJ
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This place is not for everyone, but everyone is on the mainland. If you are adventurous and interested in history, this may be the place for you. The views are fantastic. The comfort level is better than an AMC lodge, so that’s okay for a...More

4  Thank Tautog
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A stay at a 19-century lighthouse on Rose Island - be willing to rough it and pitch in with the chores. ...More Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Also Known As
Rose Island Lighthouse Hotel Newport
Location
United States > Rhode Island > Newport
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Traveller (71)
Room & Suite (14)
Pool & Beach (1)
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13 August 2018|
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Response from Fishboy555 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can use the hotplate in the communal kitchen of the house.
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sherrywhite1
1 September 2017|
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Response from jt2looie | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately there is no heat in that room, no bathroom and no shower. The bathroom is a short walk away and the (solar) shower is near that. I don't know about bringing your own heater...contact them directly for that... More
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WeirdNJ
1 June 2017|
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Response from peggytudryn | Reviewed this property |
All linens are provided including sheets, bath and beach towels, kitchen towels, table cloths and place mats. There is plenty of toilet paper. Paper towels are also provided, but if you use them frequently, bring a roll or... More
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Room Tips
"the Keepers apartment is the only one with complete facilities"
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"Any room is a good one. If you want to cook however, you will need the apartment or you can grill outside."
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"Second floor apartment is best"
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"If you can get it, try the innkeepers apartment! Has a shower, kitchen and bathroom inside!"
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