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A charming old inn with lots of character and very comfortable. We stayed in the Harrison Suite which is on the first floor. It is quite spacious with a small sitting room and a large (but high) comfortable bed. Although we didn't spend time outside...More
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Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 19 April 2017
We are so glad to hear how much you enjoyed our historic inn and your stay in the Harrison Suite. Hopefully you can return in the future and enjoy the large private deck in the warmer season! Thanks so much for taking the time to...More
Loved our stay at this Newport B&B...Michael and Heather were consummate hosts. Great location, delicious breakfast and nicely appointed room. They were also a great source of information about what to see and do in this charming town. A book full of details and menus...More
2 Thank quinlans
Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 17 April 2017
It is so great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the Samuel Durfee House and that you enjoyed our breakfasts, your guest room and our location! Thanks so much for taking the time to share your visit with future visitors! ~Heather
We just returned from a wonderful weekend in Newport, Rhode Island. Samuel Durfee house was charming, the hosts were so lovely and willing to share about the home, the area, and offer suggestions on what to do. The location of this Federalist style B&B was...More
1 Thank Judi B
Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 11 April 2017
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a very informative and wonderful review~we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit so much! So glad that you appreciated the location, parking and other amenities that we offer. We enjoyed getting to...More
I stayed in the Perry room for 4 nights. The gracious innkeepers took pains to avoid onions in my egg dishes and to make eggs everyday for me due to diabetes issues. The house is finely decorated with period furnishings. My room was up a...More
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Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 10 March 2017
We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and appreciated our extra touches to make your stay as comfortable and pleasant as possible! Thanks for taking the time to tell others about your stay at the Samuel Durfee House! ~Heather
We had a delightful stay at the historic Samuel Durfee House. Accommodations and daily breakfast were excellent. A favorite was the Swiss cheese quiche. Michael and Heather were very friendly and helpful with area and dining suggestions. The Inn is walking distance to many historic...More
3 Thank JimHVT
Response from mhjtravels, Owner at Samuel Durfee HouseResponded 2 March 2017
So glad that you enjoyed our breakfasts especially the Swiss Cheese Pie! It is one of my favorites and an old family recipe of Michael's. We agree that the location is ideal for walking to the Newport attractions. Thanks so much for sharing your visit...More
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Are you realistic walking distance to Thames st., Mansions and tennis hall of fame?
28 April 2017|
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Response from mhjtravels | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your interest in our inn. Yes, we are just a block away from Thames Street and a block and a half away from Bellevue Avenue where the Tennis Hall of Fame and mansions are located.
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"Doris Duke Suite indoor and outdoor sitting area, very quiet"