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Hopewell Junction, New York
Reviewed 11 November 2016

As far as a place to dock your boat while staying in Block, its a safe choice and has all the services you would need. Not a luxury spot, but as a boater its fine. good spot to party with friends. The pool is plain but ok, not a party type atmosphere at the pool. The bar there is a...

Thank Will&Michelle
Bristol, RI, United States
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is my first stay here and found the staff outstanding! Especially Randy at the front desk, as well as the owner and manager of the resort. Tropical Storm Hermine was coming and the Block Island Ferries were being cancelled for a couple of days. I was reluctant to inquire with the office in what they could do for me,...

1Thank Brian W
Reston, Virginia
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Gray place with a lot of action. Live music, snack bar and bar. If you are looking for quiet, this is not the place. Good dockage for boats, not sure about hotel rooms. Restaurant was closed due to lack of staff. Pool is basic. Fun 2 star location.

1Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights. Obviously it's Block Island and staying in August would be pricey. We spent ~$300 night for an island view room. The room seemed fairly clean but in such desperate need of a renovation. Had a musty odor until we turned on the a/c. Pros: play area and pool for the kids with a restaurant/bar for the...

2Thank Wynne l
Massapequa, New York
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Nice size room, with our own porch overlooking the Marina. King size bed was very comfortable, with oversized pillows and nice linen. Strange that the bathroom sink is located in the bedroom (not the bathroom), but that was really the only complaint we had on this wonderful weekend!

Thank Waves2013
Warwick, New York
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I stayed here with my wife, we stayed in the rooms above the hill. The rooms were clean, spacious and we had a beautiful view. We sat on the deck every morning with our coffee and breakfast to get the most out of the views. I usually do not go on and write reviews but I experienced an act of...

Thank Chris W
Brookline, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 August 2016

My family and I just got back from Champlins and I am surprised by some of the reviews, we had an amazing time. We stayed in the hotel and must say the rooms were spacious and comfortable. We also found them to be clean. The staff from the front desk, to management were friendly and accommodating. We didn't know but...

4Thank lmyer65
Washington DC
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Note: we did not stay in the motel but rather stayed on our boat tied up at the dock. If you know what you're getting into at Champlin's Marina you can go and have a great time. Yes, they jam boats in like sardines and you have to be very proactive and protective of your boat and gear to ensure...

Thank hib2008
Fall River, Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 August 2016

if you think you can go stay at this marina and use your boat for excursions around the island you can forget it. They pack you in like sardines boat on top of boat, boats tethered together. If you don't mind people walking across your boat and being tied to strangers then you won't mind it. The facilities are very...

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Everyone who goes to Champlins has a good time. It is hard not to. Previously the downer were the bathrooms. Well, they did a major upgrade and the new bathrooms and showers are much much better. The only nitpick is that on the back of the shower stall doors, they have two hooks instead of just one. Definitely will go...

Thank Charlie W

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Family Resort Hotel and Marina located on Great Salt Pond. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Champlin's Resort & Marina

Address: Great Salt Pond, PO Box J, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Block Island > New Shoreham
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Champlin`s Resort & Marina Hotel Block Island
Champlin`s Resort And Marina
Champlins Resort Marina
Champlins Hotel Block Island
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“The rooms with the views of Marina or Bay are the nicest!”
 of 5 bubbles Waves2013, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on our Boat.”
 of 5 bubbles ginarr2013, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Try to request a room in the two floors of rooms behind the pool, you get the best view of the marina this way”
 of 5 bubbles meg123145, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“As one writer commented, it's more like a motel than resort. I've never stayed there, never wanted to, except by boat.”
 of 5 bubbles davidrJ1972BN, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“good views marina and salt pond”
 of 5 bubbles lawrencecetrone, 31 May 2016 | Read review
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