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Brick, New Jersey
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41 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We decided to try this place after bringing my son back to Brown. This is the 4th place we have stayed at on our trips and it was by far the nicest. It was a little further than 2 of the other places but it was well worth it. Our room was very nice. The breakfast was very good and... More 

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review of your recent stay with us. Our inn is popular with the local university parents and families due to our proximity and homey feel. We certainly look forward to seeing you again! More 

Lisbon, Portugal
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128 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent bed, with the softest sheets ever known. Comfortable room, with a kitchenette, a fireplace and a good bathroom. Sitting room on the first floor has complimentary tea/coffee and cake/cookies 24/7. Breakfast is served with different hot menu every day. It feels like home: lovely and cosy in every detail. Much better than a hotel. Only but: not easy to... More 

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you had a comfy experience here at the inn. Some guests have mentioned that their GPS cannot find us. We do provide our coordinates and a google map in each confirmation email that is sent out upon making a reservation. We... More 

Lisbon Falls, Maine
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay was Wonderfully Relaxing! Very easy to find, the Staff were super friendly and helpful! The Breakfast was Yummy! Our room was Very Clean and Cozy! I usually bring my own bedding but I didn't even need them! We had an Amazing stay! We will definitely be back!

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Thank KTurtle69
Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your recent stay with us. We are so very happy that you thoroughly enjoyed your time at our inn. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

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30 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I wAs hesitant about going to a b ans b vs a hotel.I wasn't sure what to expect.I saw numerous positive reviews on several travel sites.My wife was excited to go so I was in.It was a quaint little get away.There was quite a few little things that made the stay very pleasant.It felt like staying in someone's home.The staff... More 

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your recent stay with us. We work hard to make our guests happy and feel at home. Glad you enjoyed our homemade cookies. We hope to see you again in the future! More 

Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Was up in Providence for a College Group Reunion at the End of September and rather than stay at a downtown "chain hotel" chose the Christopher Dodge B & B. Yes, it took a bit longer to walk down to some of the venues (about 15-20 minutes) but I needed the exercise and became acquainted with the State House, Providence... More 

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your September stay with us. We are happy you chose us here at the Christopher Dodge House. The inn is within walking distance to many attractions, restaurants and shopping options here in Providence. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Newton, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Great breakfast and very friendly staff.Home cooking at it's best. The home baked pastries are out of this world! If you like historic buildings and bed & breakfast places...you can't go wrong hat this place.

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us and providing a review. We truly appreciate your kind words! We hope you will come back and join us again. More 

Norwalk, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful B & B. Lovely rooms. Very homey and comfortable. Staff was very pleasant. Easy access to I 95. Walking distance to mall with restaurants and shopping. Looking forward to another visit to this beautiful, relaxing B & B

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our inn. We look forward to seeing you in the future! More 

Westlake, Ohio
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53 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This beautiful 19th century home is on the National Register of Historic Places. The location couldn't be better if you are interested in attending Waterfire. which was our reason for traveling to Providence.. It was an easy walk to the Waterplace Park Basin where the festivities took place. We were lucky to be there for a full illumination which was... More 

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

We truly appreciate your gracious review of your recent stay with us. Waterfire is very popular among our guests because of our close proximity to its location. It is a must see while here in Providence. The Comphy Company sheets can be purchased for your home enjoyment as well. Solvi and the entire staff work very hard to make every... More 

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30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Overall we enjoyed our stay. Our room included a small kitchenette and fireplace. It was spacious and comfortable. Parking is limited. If you are one of the later guests to arrive, you will need to park a short block away. It is conveniently located near the capital and Brown University. Caution: it is located next to I-95--lots of traffic noise... More 

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your recent stay with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your Standard Kitchenette room. Some of the rooms that face the highway with the State House view can be found noisy to some guests if you aren't used to the city. We do provide white noise machines in those rooms for that reason.... More 

Vestal, New York
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175 reviews
63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Pros: Lovely historic property and pleasant check-in and breakfast staff experiences Free parking Good breakfast and coffee Cons: Bed (way too soft) Room setup (no plug available near desk for lap top plug-in); also paint peeling in more than one place on room walls Charge for bottled water and snacks (should be free for what you pay) The breakfast, while... More 

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Kate P, Front Office Manager at Christopher Dodge House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We do provide complimentary pastries, tea, coffee in our common room. The additional honor system items (popcorn, candy bars, soda and bottled water) are only a dollar per item. These prices are quite generous compared to vending machines or convenience stores. Breakfast does start promptly at 7:30am during... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in downtown Providence, the Christopher Dodge House Rhode Island Bed and Breakfast was renovated to its original stately grandeur, a stunning 3-story brick Italianate mansion. Enjoy the convenience the Inn offers to attractions such as, Providence Place Mall, Convention Center, RI School of Design, Brown University and world famous "Water Fire". Rooms are spacious and offer comfortable accommodations with many amenities such as fireplaces, hand-crafted furniture, WIFI, and a delightful, home cooked breakfast. Special packages include historic tours of Providence, fabulous restaurants, and romantic getaways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Christopher Dodge House

Address: 11 W Park St, Providence, RI 02908-5724
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Providence > Smith Hill
Price Range: RM670 - RM849 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Christopher Dodge House 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“we stayed in room 1 king size nice fireplace very large and nicely located”
 of 5 bubbles leogirl1968, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Suggest finding a different B&B or hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 737LH, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“#8 is a 2-twin, corner room with large triple sash windows and view of capitol (state house)”
  • Quaint bathroom with nice hot water showerhead!
  • fireplace and easy chair, (unseen) TV and mini-fridge w/ice trays
  • Twin bed corner room with small fireplace and lounge chair opposite beds.
 of 5 bubbles socaltravelmom_fun, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Within walking distance from the center”
 of 5 bubbles XCAWD, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the opposite side of the highway!”
 of 5 bubbles AstridDH, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
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