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Ballard's

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Certificate of Excellence
Ballard’s is a famous resort on its own beach. Ballard’s was recently renovated and provides a distinct modern sophisticated design. Our rooms provide all modern amenities including air conditioning. Our dining area offers breathtaking ocean views. Our beach offers daily chair and umbrella rentals where you can lounge while servers bring drinks and food to you. ONLY BALLARD’S HAS IT ALL.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Harbour View
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Location
Full view
83Good for walkers
Grade: 83 out of 100
42Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
31Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Reviews (87)
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All reviews fun spot tiki bars my kids love chairs and umbrellas the wait staff early risers block island crab cakes live band lobster location was perfect off season this past weekend short walk from the ferry balcony summer partying
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Visited the island in mid-September and was not impressed. Very few restaurants were open at lunchtime. This place was about the only one. My wife and I shared the Surf & Turf plate. We were pretty shocked at the price. The steak left a lot...More

Thank lwbadgr
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This place has it all. Dining and Bars on the beach and live bands playing great music. The menu has something for everyone! Really enjoyed our drinks and apps while having an awesome view of the ocean. The wait staff was very attentive and pleasant.

Thank GetUpNGoLady
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Ballards is great location on block island. Live music daily in summer .had the studies and they were great. Only a short walk from the ferry landing. Only drawback was can beer wasn't cold enough for me

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited Block Island and spent a good part of the afternoon at Ballard’s. We rented beach chairs, had bar service on the beach, and crab cakes as an appetizer. A great setting! Good service and good food! Perfect!

Thank johncX7776FI
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Beach , Music , Food and Drinks. What else can you ask for on a beautiful day. The Live music is such a great time when hanging at the beach. Staff is friendly. One Stop shopping. Food is decent but remember you are sitting on...More

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ParisPinkk
30 July 2018|
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Response from trapperjohn2017 | Reviewed this property |
My advice is to get on the first ferry out, you can visit the sights early. Have breakfast if you like. Not a lot to see and fyi scooters are not allowed on dirt roads so not many sights to see on the roads. That way you can... More
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Lisa K
1 May 2017|
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Response from belladon2016 |
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
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Laura B
26 February 2017|
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Response from Ballards-Manisses | Property representative |
Yes we are. Hope to see you soon!
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Room Tips
"Harbor view and you can't hear the live music at night"
NanaMela
31 Jul 2018
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"We didn't stay at the inn. We ate dinner downstairs."
lvolpato
15 Sep 2017
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"ocean view"
U6513ZNrichardl
8 Aug 2017
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"only a few rooms- book early-"
799aileenl
27 Jul 2017
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ALSO KNOWN AS
ballard`s hotel block island
LOCATION
United StatesRhode IslandBlock IslandNew Shoreham
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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