Admiral Sims' House | Newport Bed & Breakfast B&B
73 Catherine Street
Newport, RI, 02840, USA
401-841-0009 / Toll Free: 877-841-0009
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Admiral Sims' House - Bed and Breakfast Hotel Lodging in Newport, Rhode Island

Once the home of Admiral William Sowden Sims (past President of the Naval War College in Newport Rhode Island), this gracious Victorian now functions as a welcoming bed and breakfast B&B hotel. Its restored elegance allows you to relive history and a time gone by...yet, just minutes away, you're in the center of Newport's many activities, historical attractions, fine restaurants, ocean beach, and unique shops. It offers spacious rooms with private baths, cable TV, air-conditioning, free Wi-Fi, off-street parking, and a full, hot breakfast.

B&B Hotel lodging and accommodations in Newport, Rhode Island

  • Wide, original staircase
  • Bright, spacious rooms with Private Bath
  • Walking distance to Newport Attractions - especially close to the beach
  • Cable TV 
  • A/C 
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free off-street parking
  • Big breakfast - hot-off-the-grill
  • Live acoustic guitar music during breakfast by Nicky (from Nicky's Music of Newport
  • 4 GREAT rooms - GREAT walkable location - BIG HOT breakfast!
  • A red carpet welcome...
  • Perfect for Newport's cool mornings & evenings
  • Local artist created and hand-made the pillows
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Thanks for a great season! Book now for next year


Thanks to all our lovely guests this season.  We had a grand time.  And thanks to Nicky for the fabulous acoustic music.

Our sister property - Beech Tree Inn & Cottage - offers bright rooms with private bath, cable TV, free Wi-Fi, free parking, a big hot breakfast, and rooms with fireplaces & Jacuzzi tubs (perfect for this time of year!)

We'll open again in May, so please book online now!

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Visit our sister property - The Beech Tree Inn & Cottage!

Private bath * Fireplace * Jacuzzi tub * Cable TV * Hot breakfast * Free Parking


Come enjoy the charm, beauty and history of legendary Newport, and let the Admiral Sims' House be your "home away from home" while in Newport.

We're family and pet friendly with prior arrangements. Join us at Admiral Sims' House and you'll appreciate modern conveniences in a quiet, historic setting.

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  • The gang
  • The harbor on Narragansett Bay can't be beat