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Long Island, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just back from a quick getaway with the hubby. The Attwater is as beautiful as the photos imply. We booked the King Junior Suite which was beautifully decorated and comfortanle. No worries about walking around this room barefoot. Staff were all polite and attentive. Room had small refrigerator, kurig coffee maker along with 2 bottles of water each day for...

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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to Newport every summer for 22 years. This was definitely my favorite hotel stay! The Attwater is off the main Newport roads but close enough to be very convenient. The rooms are very spacious and beautifully decorated. The service was incredible- very friendly and responsive. The small plates breakfast was fantastic- lots of different tastes- my...

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Nanuet, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited Newport for a few days and would HIGHLY recommend a stay at the Attwater! It's a great location, right by the art museum & tower park; 10-15 minute walk to most of the shops and, if you're up for it, also totally withing walking distance of the mansions and cliff walk. I barely touched my car while there. The...

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Bayville, New York
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our second time staying at The Attwater and we will definitely stay again! The hotel is quaint and quiet and so clean! The breakfast cafe is awesome and they brew the BEST coffee! We stayed in a king room, more than enough space to spread out. The afternoon cookies are "spectacular " especially if you just need a...

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

We're so happy that you had such a great stay with us! It's great that you enjoyed our quaint, quiet and clean hotel, as well as your spacious King room, the comfortable bed, and the spectacular afternoon cookies. Love that you took advantage of our hotel's great location and that you enjoyed the breakfast so much. We look forward to...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was clean, bright, and a great location! Staff was incredibly friendly and went above and beyond to make the stay perfect. Parking was ample and the hotel has a fabulous deck to relax and enjoy. All sights and sounds are within walking distance.

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

We're so glad that you enjoyed a perfect stay with us! Love that you were able to take advantage of our hotels great location, relax on the fabulous deck and we're happy to hear that you had such pleasant interactions with the friendly staff. We look forward to seeing you again for another stay!

West Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a fun (young) place to stay. I would recommend booking when the weather is warmer to enjoy the outdoor deck. Very pleasant staff. Tasty small bites for breakfast, like cheddar biscuits or cheese and dried fruit. The parking is difficult. The bed was so comfortable. If you are looking for something that is not"beige", this is the...

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again on your next getaway! Loved that you enjoyed the tasty small bites breakfast, as well as the comfortable bed and the pleasant staff and we agree that enjoying the outdoor deck in warmer weather will only enhance your getaway weekend.

Hk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our bedroom (suite) at 1st floor was perfect... very quick and convenient check in and check out, with a great "home made style" breakfast. The hotel is clear, clean, and has his "own atmosphere' of a boutique hotel. We had perfect sleep and stay.. We will come back !!!

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Cumming, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm really torn about how to review this hotel. Got off to a bad start with the check-in person, let's just say we were less than impressed. She started out asking if we knew their cancellation policy? Then, after silence from us, said, "oh, you're here, guess you're not canceling". This is presented as a "Boutique Hotel", but we have...

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

We’re glad that you enjoyed your clean and nicely decorated room, as well as the quality linens and the homemade small plates breakfast. It’s unfortunate that the weather did not cooperate during your stay, as we know that would have positively enhanced your experience. We understand that you spoke with our new GM about your check-in experience, but did not...

Reading, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a two night stay with our best friends whom we travel with all over the earth. This trip was to be a quick weekend getaway from our "north of Boston" homes. Criteria for our trips together always include a great little gem of a place with comfortable and updated accommodations (large hotels are so boring (yawn!), great...

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The Attwater, responded to this review

We're thrilled to hear how wonderful your getaway with us was! It's great that you were able to enjoy many of the amenities including the comfortable beds, great shower, the in-room iPad's, afternoon cookies and coffee, as well as the fresh, small bite breakfast. We are aware of the exterior floodlights next door and are working on resolving that issue....

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing accommodations! Andrea and Billy made sure that we had everything we needed. The entire staff was fantastic. There were treats each day. We could tell they took pride in the food the presentation. Loved the sweet little extras like smoothies in the room when we arrived and a spa gift. We'd head back in a heartbeat. Perfect location to...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Steeped in Newport’s nautical history — yet with a bold touch of the unexpected — you’ll experience our most original Newport accommodations in stylish comfort.Discover a more personal lodging alternative to big box hotels — yet with a chic, modern edge elusive to most B&Bs. Find exceptional rooms and amenities; a clever, all-day coffee cafe; the latest tech amenities; and attentive service when you want it (privacy when you don’t).As one of the first hotel properties in Newport, the Attwater is set on a quiet street just a block off Bellevue Avenue in the central historic district. All of Newport’s sights, sounds and tastes — sailing, tennis, night life, restaurants, beaches, history, mansions — are all only a short stroll away. In fact, our newly renovated boutique hotel is merely three blocks from Newport Harbor and an eight-minute walk to First Beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Attwater

Address: 22 Liberty St, Newport, RI 02840-3221
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: ₹ 11,943 - ₹ 38,975 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Attwater 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Attwater Villa Hotel Newport
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Newport
#4 Romantic Hotel in Newport
#5 Spa Hotel in Newport
#9 Business Hotel in Newport
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“No elevator - choose wisely if you have any mobility issues. Second floor is about 17 steps - third floor another 17 or so.”
Mimimama2004, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were on the third floor - there's no elevator. If you're not able to make the climb - let them know in advance. There is on-site parking.”
44michaelc44, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“parking is plentiful right across the street with an Attwater validation”
earlandrea, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There are no elevators here so make sure you don't mind climbing stairs.”
Fran621, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We took a basic Queen room which was a little on the small side.”
HAL11, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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