Admiral Sims' House | Newport Bed & Breakfast B&B
73 Catherine Street
Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, United States
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
  • Big, flat-screen, cable TV
  • A/C 
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free off-street parking
  • Big breakfast - hot-off-the-grill
  • Live acoustic guitar music during breakfast on weekends by Nicky (from Nicky's Music of Newport)
  • 4 GREAT rooms - GREAT walkable location - BIG HOT breakfast!
  • A red carpet welcome...
  • Perfect for Newport
  • Local artist created and hand-made the pillows
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Oh yeah, Newport is rocking!

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Rotary Charity Polo Match

Saturday 30 May

The Glen

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Stone Wall Workshop

930-1230 Saturday 30 May 2015

Newport Restoration Foundation

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Chowder Cook-Off

Saturday 6 Jun

Ft Adams

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Annual Visitors' Day to Smithsonian & SVF Biodiversity Preservation Project

Saturday 13 Jun 2015, 9am-3pm

Swiss Village with parking at Ft Adams 
Sheep Shearing
Julian's Omnibus food truck serving local heritage breed burgers and munchies

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Newport Flower Show

19-21 Jun


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Newport Secret Garden Tour

26-28 Jun 2015

Secret Gardens throughout Newport!

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Newport Folk Festival

24-26 Jul 2015

Ft Adams

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Newport Jazz Fest

31 Jul - 2 Aug 2015

Ft Adams


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

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

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