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We arrived on the 8AM traditional ferry- very rough seas-walked across the ferry parking lot to the hotel. Check-in wasn't until 3PM but they stored our luggage. Staff apologized for not being ready but we were very early and it was raining. Great bar/restaurant made...More
Ballard's is the party place to be on Block Island in the summer. I prefer a more tranquil time at the beach. Ballard's is terrific in September after the crowds leave. The staff (hotel, restaurant and beach) are pleasant and accommodating, My room was well...More
Response from Ballards-Manisses, Manager at Ballard'sResponded 2 November 2016
Thank you for your review and for choosing our hotel. I’m happy that you enjoyed your stay. Guest satisfaction is always our top priority, our staff will be always willing to assist you and provide you with excellent service.
We are looking forward to having...More
Ballard/s is a huge sit-down restaurant on the beach of Block Island. One can eat outside, on the beach, outside under umbrellas, or inside. Eating at lunch hour was an exercise ion the middle of the tourist season, but the wait staff were efficient and...More
Not a great place for dinner, unless you like crazy atmosphere and average food. So tired of the "portioned out" lobster
rolls on Block Island and everywhere you go. What ever happened to civilized dining?! This place is a zoo with a hundred tables and...More
I have visited Ballard's in the past, this was my first time staying. Totally loved it and would book again. Girls night out to enjoy country fest and the beach, we have decided to make it a yearly ritual! Front desk was super nice, held...More
During the afternoon it can get very loud at the beach and restaruant but in the morrning and night it isnt really loud and there are more people at the restaruant during the afternoon than there are at night but it is only... More
During the afternoon it can get very loud at the beach and restaruant but in the morrning and night it isnt really loud and there are more people at the restaruant during the afternoon than there are at night but it is only really loud between 12P.M-5P.M