1855 Marshall Slocum Guest House, Newport, Rhode Island
Newport Rhode Island Bed and Breakfast - Perfect location to visit mansions, harbor, beaches and shopping districts
The 1855 Marshall Slocum House stands stately among her Victorian peers off Historic Bellevue Avenue. A 5 minute stroll down the hill takes one to the heart of Newport Harbor. Beautiful beaches are a 10 minute walk as is the beginning of the Scenic Cliff Walk.
We offer 6 guest rooms, all with private baths. Each room is uniquely decorated and named accordingly...The Bostonian is decorated in bright yellow Laura Ashley fabric and needlepointed scenes of Boston, made by your hostess, Joan Wilson are on the walls. The centerpiece of the Brass Room is an antique Brass bed with porcelin fixtures. Rooms have either a king bed , queen bed or two twin beds
Each morning, guests awaken to the aroma of coffee brewing and bread baking. A full 3 course breakfast is served in the dining room where tablecloths and linen napkins change daily. Complimentary refreshments are served in the afternoon which could be a home made boursin cheese with Chardonnay or home made roasted garlic hummas with chips and salsa and a pitcher of Sangria.
Wednesday night is Lobster Night at the Inn and guests staying three nights enjoy a complimentary lobster dinner served outside on the back deck overlooking the spacious lawn where ofter guests will enjoy a game of croquet or badminton.
Convenient to all Newport has to offer, The 1855 Marshall Slocum House is a true bed and breakfast. Your innkeepers, Joan & Julie Wilson do innkeeping with a flair. A mother-daughter team whose hospitality and personalities are perfectly suited for innkeeping.
Plenty of offstreet parking enables guests to leave their cars once they arrive. Come be our guests and enjoy. Our motto is "Just Ask" Picnic lunches and/or dinners can be arranged for.
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Owners: Joan & Julie Wilson
Open Since: 85
We Accept: Checks, Mastercard and Visa
Price Range: Check with owner as prices may vary
Travel Agent Commission Offered: 10
Inncentives Discount for InnSite Users: 10% off to users of InnSite
No. of Rooms With Private Bath: 5
No. of Rooms With Shared Bath: 0
Location: In small town and Near beach
Amenities: Air conditioning, Television in parlor, VCR, Antiques, Down comforters, Sitting room/library, Full breakfast, Picnic baskets, Box lunches, Patio, Private porch, No smoking, Horseshoes, Therapeutic massage, Brass beds, In-room or on-deck coffee/tea service, Evening dessert/cordials/hors d'oeuvres, Other meals upon special request and Discounts/specials available
Sight-Seeing: Museum, Art galleries and Historical site/district
Water Sports: Sailboat rentals
Other Sports: Golf and Tennis
Out In The Town: Antique shops/malls, Shopping district and Concerts
Out In Nature: Beach
Rides & Tours: Horse-drawn carriage rides, Train rides, Excursion boats/cruises and Moped rentals
Memberships: (* = organization inspected the inn, + = organization is PAAAC approved)
* Newport County Inns and B&B Asso
Historic Bellevue Avenue Mansion, Fort Adams State Park, Winter Festival, City Calendar of Events, Famous Rhode Island Beaches, Chowder Cookoff, JVC Jazz Festival, Newport Creamery Folk Festival
These recreational facilities and attractions are all within 1 miles of 1855 Marshall Slocum Guest House.
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