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Mainstay Hotel & Conference Center
Ranked #18 of 21 Hotels in Newport
Springfield, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
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“Great value in newport”
Reviewed 13 May 2014

We stayed at the best western over the mothers day weekend. The staff was very helpful and full of energy. We twice ate in the hotel restaurant and enjoyed good meals at a reasonable price. The room was neat and clean and very quiet. An excellent value for the money. I would recommend this hotel to my family and friends.

  • Stayed May 2014
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Haverhill, United States
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Reviewed 9 May 2014

We stayed 2 nights while we went to a conference at the Hyatt on Goat Island. The Best Western was not the Hyatt but we were glad we stayed there. Great Price, Great water pressure in the shower and very comfortable beds. We paid half of what the others paid at the Hyatt. The first night was loud with voices and heavy foot steps- the second night we put the fan on and we slept like babies!

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled on business
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Brick, United States
1 review
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Not up to Best Western standards. No continental breakfast like in most Best Westerns. Restaurant breakfast food was terrible and staff was not very helpful in finding hotel amenities like ice machine which was very hard to find.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 30 April 2014 via mobile

This is at best 2 stars. The rooms are very old decorated and basic, the bathroom wasnt the best cleaned either. The drapes were very dusty. The bed was a bit aged as well, not as comfortable. Noisy in the morning. It is across the street from the casino, and 10 minute drive to the center. The staff was friendly. It does have a pool, but we didnt try it. It is a good stay for anyone who doesnt want to pay an arm or a leg in Newport Center

Stayed September 2013
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Clifton Park, United States
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Reviewed 29 April 2014

This hotel is a gem for an overnight or weekend. It is located just outside downtown Newport and is across the street from a casino. The hotel has a restaurant that is very good and the staff are friendly and accommodating. It has been remodeled recently so decor is nice. Staff are friendly and helpful. There is a lot to do in Newport and while location is not in "downtown" area, I'll take the much more reasonable price for convenience. We look forward to getting away Newport every year and this hotel will always be our only choice for stay.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Boston, United States
1 review
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Reviewed 28 April 2014

Appears to be a group hotel - there is no sound proofing whatsoever to drown until all the revelers returning home from 1am to past 3am. Was kept awake until after 3 and had to be up early the next morning. Was not asked at checkout how my stay was - maybe they don't expect repeat customers. Would not recommend if you want to get any reasonable amount of sleep. If you are a person who will be out late partying, the bed was comfortable and the rooms were clean. The hotel itself had a mildew smell which carried into the room.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 23 April 2014

Mainstay provides a couple of working people a great place to GETAWAY //We use the restaurant//its a great base for visiting the area.The value of Bestwestern Mainstay enables two people a much needed break from our daily routine,if only in the off season.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Mainstay Hotel & Conference Center

Property: Mainstay Hotel & Conference Center
Address: 151 Admiral Kalbfus Rd, Newport, RI 02840-1310 (Formerly Best Western)
Region: United States > Rhode Island > Newport
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #18 of 21 Hotels in Newport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mainstay Hotel & Conference Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 200
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Only one mile from Newport, Rhode Island's historic waterfront, Mainstay Hotel and Conference Center offers convenient amenities and relaxing facilities in a great location. Across the road from Newport Grand Casino and half a mile from Newport Naval Station, we are just a few minutes drive from historic mansions, beautiful beaches, a bustling harbor and many other area attractions and activities. Our 200-room facility offers complimentary parking; seasonal shuttle service (surcharge) to downtown; ATM; fitness center; seasonal outdoor pool; self-service laundry; complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as conference and banquet facilities to host your private party or corporate event for up to 150 people. North End Steakhouse, our restaurant, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, from 6:30 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Sundays to Thursdays, and until 10:00 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, with bar service daily from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. We offer casual, friendly dining for all tastes, with a special accent on signature steaks and great seafood featuring Steak Night Tuesdays, Rib Night Wednesdays, Seafood Thursdays with changing lunch, early bird and dinner specials. ... more   less 
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