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Architect's Inn - George Champlin Mason House

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ny
Reviewed 19 February 2011

My family and I visited the Mansion during one of their Murder Mystery Weekends and I must say it was GREAT!! The whole extravaganza was so well put together and the people (which include the Mansion as well as the Murder Mystery company) put a lot of thought into the event. Every single detail was thought out and worked perfectly...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 November 2010

First of all I would like to say that this Inn was the best place we have stayed in a very long time. We travel quite a bit and most places just hand you a key and want you to leave. We were only staying there a couple nights but there was enough information provided to stay a week or...

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Connecticut
Reviewed 24 October 2010

This B and B was a real nice experience.This is my second time staying here,and both times were very nice.The two hosts are two very nice guys.They can tell you alot about the town of Newport and went out of their way to make sure we had a nice time,while staying there.We have stayed, over the years at many B...

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2Thank TommyCT
Somerville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 October 2010

We rented the entire inn for our family vacation to Newport this summer. When we arrived (three sets of grandparents and two children included) it was raining, and we were asked to wait outside in the rain (after 1:00 in the afternoon) because they were still cleaning the rooms. We were not even permitted to sit inside in the library...

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InnBliss, Owner at Architect's Inn - George Champlin Mason House, responded to this review

This is a very animated, complicated story to tell but here are the basics.... There are two indidivuals which I am not allowed to name. The first person booked the reservation and paid for it. The second individual complained the entire time and was the one posted this review. Here is the full story...The Architect's Inn was rented for 3...

Guilford, Connecticut
Reviewed 9 October 2010

I stayed at the architect’s inn for a short weekend stay. Brian the owner was extremely friendly, nice, polite and a gracious host. I especially enjoyed the breakfast he served every morning. The room was beautiful, clean and comfortable. The house in itself is a very charming old Victorian house. I mostly sat on the veranda or kicked up my...

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2Thank Josecorpes
East Haven
Reviewed 8 October 2010

I stayed for a couple of nights here with friends and it was a very beautiful mansion to spend time at.It was typical "Newport"...an old mansion with charm and very elegant rooms.Both the main floor and the upper bedrooms were very formal and victorian in their decore.All rooms I saw had a fireplace, including the front palor, library, diningroom, and...

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InnBliss, Owner at Architect's Inn - George Champlin Mason House, responded to this review

This was a spectacular group that visited us. We took them out and had such a blast. We will see you soon if you come back for our Murder Mystery Weekends. I foresee a very very fun weekend of laughs. Say hi to everyone

Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 1 September 2010

The service was great! Breakfast each morning was special with homemade muffins, fruit, and anything from stuffed french toast to quiche. We were lucky to have weather that permitted us to eat on the porch every morning. Our room was clean and comfortable. What I will say about the Architects Inn is that every room is different and has it's...

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InnBliss, Owner at Architect's Inn - George Champlin Mason House, responded to this review

I loved these guests. They are so nice and hope to see them again soon.

los angeles
Reviewed 22 August 2010

Spent an evening at this bed and breakfast which turned out to be more of a boarding house. We were greeted by an employee only to be admonished that we had not called an hour prior to our arrival and we were lucky to find someone in to admit us. We were not advised of this procedure prior to our...

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InnBliss, Owner at Architect's Inn - George Champlin Mason House, responded to this review

I am so sorry you had a bad experience. I don't know what to say about the towel except that either housekeeping accidentally used way too much bleach or you must be really really strong. However, I feel obligated to defend the room. The Belmont Room is one of our top rooms. The bathroom is separated in three sections as...

Lugano, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 August 2010

At the end of our New england trip we decided to spend 2 days in Newport. The big problem was to find a B&B that would accomodate children. Se we were happy to get a room at the Architects'Inn where our 5-year-old was welcome. The rooms were very nice with large bathroom, the breakfast and the afternoon cookies also very...

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InnBliss, Owner at Architect's Inn - George Champlin Mason House, responded to this review

I am so sorry about your experience at the Architect's Inn. We did just replaced the cleaning person because of lack of attention to detail. Usually this is not the case and if I was aware of the situation, I could have resolved it immediately. We always ask if there is any problems with the room, to tell us when...

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 3 August 2010

Thank you for making my first trip to Newport a memorable one. The Architect's Inn was charming and customer service was a "perfect 10". The owners were in constant communication prior to our trip regarding the best restaurants and sights to visit while in Newport. Dave was the "host with the most" and went out of his way to ensure...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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Additional Information about Architect's Inn - George Champlin Mason House

Address: 2 Sunnyside Pl, Newport, RI 02840-3321
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: €232 - €325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Architect's Inn - George Champlin Mason House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“See other reviews about the rooms on the upper floor. We stayed on the 2nd floor and it was both quiet and convenient.”
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“Rooms on middle floor give best space, no issues with noise in any part of the residence.”
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