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Armistead Cottage

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Coram, New York
Reviewed 26 August 2011

The B&B was beautifully decorated and immaculate; soft jazz playing in the downstairs rooms at all times accompanying rich fragrances soothed you from the moment you walked in the door. The porch beckoned with a comfortable swing and a quiet neighborhood. We had a wonderful time at the Armistead Cottage. Romana, our hostess, was the icing on the cake. Whether...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 August 2011

I just want to address a situation that happened for a reservation I had for this weekend coming. I made the reservation within the cancellation policy and Romana worked with me to reschedule the dates I had reserved. The hurricane Irene had made it impossible for us to leave the Phila. area and Romana actually called me to discuss an...

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1Thank ndenno
New York City, New York
Reviewed 24 August 2011

From the vintage bathtub overflowing with fresh mint, to the eclectic carrot museum and exquisite artwork, we knew this wasn’t your typical Bed & Breakfast. Romana’s elegant style and attention to detail put the world’s most famous interior designers to shame. I am pleased to say Romana saw to it that our time there was nothing short of a fairytale...

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1Thank Anya H
Reviewed 23 August 2011

Pulling up to the cottage was like seeing my future dream house. Colorful stained glass, well groomed beautiful lawn, huge painted porch with a swing. Romana, the hostess with the mostess, welcomed us and showed us to our cozy, super clean room. Not only did she go out of her way to make suggestions about restaurants and excursions, but she...

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Hartford
Reviewed 22 August 2011

This was our first visit to Newport. After much research we picked Armistead Cottage. We couldn't have been more pleased. It's a beautiful home in a quiet residential area.It's only a few minutes to the hub of town, the mansions,Ciff walk etc. Most is close enough to walk if you so choose.We stayed two nights in a large romantic victorian...

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Hoboken, New Jersey
Reviewed 16 August 2011

My husband and I wanted came to Newport to get away from our busy city lives - and this past long weekend did just that. We felt miles away at Romana and Charles' peaceful, quiet house. Romana was very welcoming and made us feel right at home. She prepared delicious 3-course breakfasts in the morning that gave us plenty of...

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Latham, New York
Reviewed 16 August 2011

Romana was a joy and gave us many great suggestions on where and what to do. The house was interesting and comfortable. We did a vacation package which was fun and at a great savings. We suggest you give it a try. Tony and Audrey

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 August 2011

Look no further for a wonderful place to stay that is reasonably priced, immaculately clean and with breakfast food that could be in a fine restaurant. Romana and Charles are a delightful couple who are helpful and kind. I cannot say enough about what a fabulous time we had in this beautiful city in which there is so much to...

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Ewing, New Jersey
Reviewed 13 August 2011

Romana makes you feel at home from the minute you call! ... she has GREAT suggestions for things to do and places to see and eat ... the accommodations were terrific .. our own bath ... bed was comfortable and clean ... as was the room itself and the house ...great front porch .. wonderful breakfast at 9am sharp! ...a...

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Providence, RI
Reviewed 12 August 2011

My wife and I stayed at Armistead Cottage B&B for a "baby moon" getaway a few weeks before the due date of our first child. I have to say that staying at this Bed and Breakfast was the perfect choice for us. We stayed on a Monday night and a Tuesday night. I used to live in Newport approximately 12...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Armistead Cottage is a Victorian style bed and breakfast with two guest rooms offering elegant king or queen accommodations and all the comforts of home, such as air conditioning, private bathrooms, romantic fireplaces, flat screen cable televisions, with DVD/CD and WiFi. A full gourmet breakfast is included with your stay as well as free on site parking and more!!!! We are located within walking distance of Cliff Walk the beach and the beautiful downtown harbor with all its restaurants and shops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Armistead Cottage

Address: 55 Hunter Ave, Newport, RI 02840-3361
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: RM594 - RM1,448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Armistead Cottage Hotel Newport
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Very comfortable”
lcm1223, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Victorian Room has king bed”
lchipetine, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet in this residential neighborhood”
MarcellaS128, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We have stayed in every room. We have no complaints.”
loug515, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I believe any room in the cottage would be ideal.”
983MaryY, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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