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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A friend and I were visiting Newport for just a couple of days, and we just wanted to find a place to rest our heads. After looking at more of the value properties, we decided on the Mainstay, and we thought it was good place. It is not in the downtown center, but with our rental car, it only takes...

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Holliston,Ma.
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this room in order to attend a wedding in Newport. Although the wedding party had blocked off rooms at the place they were getting married, there was a 2 night minimum and the rates were very expensive. I found the Mainstay was only 5 miles away and so decided to stay there. The room was very large, clean...

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1Thank Holliston_Ma_Mel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've stayed at this hotel twice now. The first time we got a standard room and were disappointed with it but needed to stay in Newport again a few weeks later so we booked the Deluxe room the second time and were very pleased! Everything from the pillows to the bathroom was better than in the standard room. Very spacious...

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CHICOPEE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed overnight for a girls weekend and the room was perfect . We reserved the deluxe room with a microwave and fridge . It was a large room with a sleeper sofa and two double beds. The beds were comfortable but small and that would be the only complaint. The restaurant was excellent and not overpriced too. We would...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We paid a bit extra to get a "de luxe" room on the 4th floor and we were pleasantly surprised. The cost is no higher than any mid range type of hotel and it was clean and had plenty of room. There was a fridge and a microwave. It's hard to find too much fault with the place and it...

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Warwick, Rhode Island
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked multiple rooms for St. Patrick's Day with our group of friends. The rooms were clean and the beds were comfortable. Rooms were spacious and the price was reasonable. There is a bar and restaurant just off the lobby. The hotel in very convenient and just off the highway. Ample parking.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good hotel if your just traveling through... situated outside the city center, no real restaurants in the vicinity. Staff is friendly and rooms are decent. Good value for money, but lacks a little bit of atmosphere. Would recommend if your just en route to the next place.

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Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The hotel is pretty far from everything so you need a car but at ~$50/night plus taxes it is a bargain with clean facilities. If it had had more guests the faux-wood flooring in the hallways might have gotten a bit noisy but as the traffic was light the occasional noise did not bother us at all.

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Lisle, Illinois
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We stayed on the first floor and there were many doors that were beat up looking and were ajar. Who knows what was behind them. Very creepy hallways. Rooms were remodeled and clean but getting to them was very very creepy. If the military wasn't staying there the same time we were I would not have felt safe.

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Room was big and clean and bed was comfortable. Bathroom nice size. We got the section of hotel without rugs on floor because of allergies but you could hear people in the hall more. I liked it because of allergies. The slot casino is across street and they have a shuttle for a quick ride into downtown Newport. Would stay...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only one mile from Newport, Rhode Island's historic waterfront, Mainstay Hotel and Conference Center offers convenient amenities and relaxing facilities in a great location. Across the road from Newport Grand Casino and half a mile from Newport Naval Station, we are just a few minutes drive from historic mansions, beautiful beaches, a bustling harbor and many other area attractions and activities. Our 200-room facility offers complimentary parking; seasonal shuttle service (surcharge) to downtown; ATM; fitness center; seasonal outdoor pool; self-service laundry; complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as conference and banquet facilities to host your private party or corporate event for up to 150 people. North End Steakhouse, our restaurant, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, from 6:30 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Sundays to Thursdays, and until 10:00 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, with bar service daily from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. We offer casual, friendly dining for all tastes, with a special accent on signature steaks and great seafood featuring Steak Night Tuesdays, Rib Night Wednesdays, Seafood Thursdays with changing lunch, early bird and dinner specials. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mainstay Hotel & Conference Center

Address: 151 Admiral Kalbfus Rd, Newport, RI 02840-1310 (Formerly Best Western)
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: €66 - €281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mainstay Hotel & Conference Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
Best Western The Mainstay Hotel Newport
Best Western Newport
Newport Best Western
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“ok if you are not skidish of scary lo lit smelly halways on first floor”
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