The Samuel Durfee House

Built in 1803, the Samuel Durfee House is centrally located downtown in Newport’s Yachting Village.  This Federal Period Inn is just a short walk to the restaurants and shops downtown and just 1 1/2 blocks from Bellevue Avenue with its mansions, shops and the Tennis Hall of Fame.

Relax in luxurious comfort.  All guest rooms at this bed and breakfast are uniquely decorated, some with a private deck, gas fireplace, or whirlpool tub.  All guest rooms feature queen or king bed, private baths, televisions, robes, wine glasses and corkscrew,  and small refrigerator.

Enjoy a delicious gourmet three course breakfast each morning in the formal dining room or outside on the patio in the warmer months. After a day of touring Newport, we welcome you to relax with coffee, tea, snacks, and afternoon cookies or brownies.

Also, enjoy off-street parking, air conditioning and Wi-Fi throughout the inn. Innkeepers Michael and Heather de Pinho provide you with all of the amenities you need for a relaxing vacation.

To learn more about this inn, please visit www.samueldurfeehouse.com or call 401-847-7013. Feel free to explore the photos and learn more about the extraordinary Rhode Island bed and breakfast. Michael and Heather look forward to your stay at the Samuel Durfee House.

 

 

 

 

Captain Simeon Potter House

Waterfront Location Ideal For Sailing Teams! 

A BETTER WAY TO STAY: … “a Room With a View”

One of Newport’s most original and elegant accommodations the Simeon Potter House, circa 1723, is an Award Winning historic renovation; the home was a featured recipient of the 2004 Newport Preservation Award. Located on the waterfront in the oldest section of Newport “the Point” this lovely home enjoys premium views of the Bay and evening sunsets, therefore relax with the wafting of the gentle, summer breeze in the color and song of the garden. Because we are located on the waterfront we are a favorite location for sailing teams from around the world…Think Sailing!

www.simeonpotterhouse.com provides pictures and historic commentary on the spacious rooms, original art and period furnishings that blend seamlessly into this lovingly restored 18th century sea captain’s home. This is your retreat, your sanctuary; linen always white, always crisp, inviting you to partake in the art of restorative sleep…think sleep. Heated towel bars, individual Heat/AC, phone & internet ports, TV and robes. The replication of the exact, profile and detail of the original trim and the soft, bayberry, palette; with the wide 290 year old honey colored, pine floors reflect luxury, quiet and calm.

A BETTER WAY TO BREAKFAST: As an epicure you “Choose Your Own Time” to enjoy the breakfast-basket; sumptuous and individually prepared to your discriminating palate with menu creations featuring chemically free, locally grown, organic berries and fruits; not just a summer produce but a bounty that bridges the winter (apple or pear trottoir), spring and fall. Think possibilities…

ssalvo@cox.net or 508-215-7500 and we will assist you in selecting your perfect room for your special visit to Newport. On request we are pleased to include flowers, a tray of artisan cheeses, local fruits and nibbles including Champagne. And one need only step out to pursue their game of tennis on clay courts, take the helm sailing or challenge your game in golf or simply indulge in the inimitable and quintessential Newport.

To Check Availability:  Call: 508-215-7500
or Email: ssalvo@cox.net