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Rose Island Lighthouse

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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What's included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
A stay at a 19-century lighthouse on Rose Island - be willing to rough it and pitch in with the chores.
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Location and contact
Rose Island, Newport, RI
26.4 km to Theodore Francis Airport
12 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
3.9 km from Cliff Walk
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Reviewed 30 June 2016

We loaded our kayaks and paddled from the Brenton Cove, passing Goat Island to the Rose Island Lighthouse. It was a wonderful visit at the Rose Island Lighthouse, especially the lighthouse tour guide was extremely friendly and gave us loads history. It is a non-profit...More

1  Thank thewilson5
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Skilled ferryman and guide, Chris graciously greets you and brings you to this unbelievable gem! Inside the lighthouse, you can stay a night or for a week. While you will need your own provisions, there is a kitchen and bathroom available, as well as grills...More

Thank newfun
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Stayed in the Keepers Quarters 2 nights and it was one of the most fantastic experiences ever. Peaceful, relaxing are two of the words to describe the island. Next time we will go later in the year to be able to explore more when the...More

3  Thank Schwenksville220
Reviewed 27 October 2015

What a beautiful place! The lighthouse is a lot of fun to explore. Definitely planning a trip back soon to spend more time there. I really enjoyed being able to climb up to the catwalk and see the view. It was lovely.

2  Thank Robyn M
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

My father and I went to the Rose Island lighthouse in October 2014 to stay overnight and wow! What a neat place to visit!! There are more sea shells on this island than anywhere I've visited in all my life. We chose to sleep initially...More

6  Thank Tigerman777
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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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tjmc302
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"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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