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Reviewed 25 June 2016

Skilled ferryman and guide, Chris graciously greets you and brings you to this unbelievable gem! Inside the lighthouse, you can stay a night or for a week. While you will need your own provisions, there is a kitchen and bathroom available, as well as grills and minimal linens. Or you can take a short trip to Newport or other destinations...

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Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Stayed in the Keepers Quarters 2 nights and it was one of the most fantastic experiences ever. Peaceful, relaxing are two of the words to describe the island. Next time we will go later in the year to be able to explore more when the birds are no longer nesting. Definitely need another stay! Highly recommended.

2Thank Schwenksville220
Weare, New Hampshire
Reviewed 27 October 2015

What a beautiful place! The lighthouse is a lot of fun to explore. Definitely planning a trip back soon to spend more time there. I really enjoyed being able to climb up to the catwalk and see the view. It was lovely.

2Thank Robyn M
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

My father and I went to the Rose Island lighthouse in October 2014 to stay overnight and wow! What a neat place to visit!! There are more sea shells on this island than anywhere I've visited in all my life. We chose to sleep initially in the foghorn room, but unknown to either of us, there are a lot of...

6Thank Tigerman777
Heber Springs, Arkansas
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Spending the night at the Rose Island Lighthouse was a blast! It was like going back in time. It was on my sister's bucket list but it was a perfect experience for all three of us. So relaxing and would do it again given the opportunity. You get your bang for your buck.

3Thank joprice1955
Woodridge, New York
Reviewed 31 August 2015

5Thank hmhmec
Cheshire CT
Reviewed 26 July 2015

2Thank Redhed94
Reviewed 22 July 2015

4Thank kasey305
Warwick, Rhode Island
Reviewed 31 May 2015

7Thank Dan Q
Warwick, Rhode Island
Reviewed 19 May 2015

6Thank Weims319

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A stay at a 19-century lighthouse on Rose Island - be willing to rough it and pitch in with the chores. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rose Island Lighthouse

Address: Rose Island, Newport, RI
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Price Range: £88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Rose Island Lighthouse Hotel Newport
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“Any room is a good one. If you want to cook however, you will need the apartment or you can grill outside.”
 of 5 bubbles JacquelineG822, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Second floor apartment is best”
 of 5 bubbles henry024, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you can get it, try the innkeepers apartment! Has a shower, kitchen and bathroom inside!”
  • Lighthouse
 of 5 bubbles newfun, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Museum rooms share a common space and are rustic, and also accessible to day visitors. Keepers apartment is more private and has the only shower on the island, also not accessible to day visitors. Fog horn room and barracks rooms are isolated and private, but bathrooms are a short walk away. Also those rooms do not have heat. Find a room to suit your style, and go and enjoy.”
 of 5 bubbles 117claireh, 22 Apr 2015 | Read review
“stay in the keeper's apartment if you can”
  • apartment bedroom
  • foghorn house room
  • main house at sunset
  • the dock at sunrise
 of 5 bubbles MetroWest52, 4 Nov 2014 | Read review
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