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    Avonlea, Jewel of the Sea

    597 Corn Neck Road, P.O. Box 488, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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    Room & Suite (61)
    Pool & Beach (16)
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    • Excellent76%
    • Very good16%
    • Average3%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
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    “diamond room” (13 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

    This is a wonderful B&B, great location directly on beach and close to town. Amazing views. The breakfast was delicious and while there was no meat as other review said it was not missed There is noise at night from the band at nearby bar...More

    Thank lavery315
    Response from BlockIslandInns, Manager at Avonlea, Jewel of the SeaResponded 19 September 2017

    Thank you! We look forward to seeing you again!

    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    We stayed at the Avonlea for 5 days in late August and chose it based on reviews found here. While I agree with the positive reviews in many cases, there were some negatives that I feel people should know in case these things are important...More

    5  Thank bachluvr
    Response from BlockIslandInns, Manager at Avonlea, Jewel of the SeaResponded 19 September 2017

    I am so sorry to hear that there were so many things that you did not enjoy about your stay with us. Being a small B&B we do not have a front desk like traditional hotels. Because our employees may be in other rooms cleaning,...More

    Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

    Great view, clean rooms, fantastic breakfast. Its right on the beach, and theres even an area exclysively for guests to sunbathe away from the crowds of commoners. Also, the shampoo here is delicious.

    Thank Randall S
    Response from BlockIslandInns, Manager at Avonlea, Jewel of the SeaResponded 19 September 2017

    A happy guest is our greatest reward!

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    1st time overnight in BI.Arrived during a nor'easter: COLD!whipping wind/driving rain. No lit fire in parlor to give an inviting welcome for us on a 60º windy,cold,wet day. Our room had no dresser. Drawer in bathroom was broken. Complained that I didn't want to live...More

    3  Thank Amelia90
    Response from BlockIslandInns, Manager at Avonlea, Jewel of the SeaResponded 19 September 2017

    I am very sorry for your disappointment in your stay with us. We generally do not light the fireplace in the summer months and when we do light it, it is only during social hours such as breakfast and wine hour since it can not...More

    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Loved this place and would definitely go back. Location is superb - very close to town, restaurants and shops while still remaining quiet. Oceanfront, just steps from the beach and with its own area for sunning and relaxing (if you want to avoid the beach...More

    Thank _susansherwin29
    Response from BlockIslandInns, Manager at Avonlea, Jewel of the SeaResponded 19 September 2017

    A happy guest is our greatest reward. Thank you for the kind words!

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$94 - US$393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 13
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    • New Shoreham
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    Traveller (165)
    Room & Suite (61)
    Pool & Beach (16)
    Dining (10)
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    Bathroom (3)
    Hotel Manisses
    168 reviews
    .33 miles away
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    Valarie B
    28 July 2017|
    Response from BlockIslandInns | Property representative |
    Hello Valerie! We have two rooms still available for that weekend. Jewel and Garnet, which are $350 and $295/night, respectively. I encourage you to take a look at the rooms on our website, and call if you have any other... More
    Tony S
    28 March 2015|
    Response from Holly H |
    Every room has a private bathroom.
    Hedda M
    27 July 2014|
    Response from rundezvous | Property representative |
    Avonlea is a city block from the ferry and is walking distance unless you are coming from Montauk. The Montauk ferry dock is about 1 mile from Avonlea. Ann
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