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
  • 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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Newport in the fall is cool....

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Newport Polo

Through Sep

Glen Farm

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Newport Boat Show

11-14 Sep


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Newport Concert Series

Sat 20 Sep

Newport Yachting Center

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Ohhhh, scary....Fear at Fort Adams

Weekends in Oct

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Newport Oktoberfest!

Fri & Sat 11/12 Oct

Newport Yachting Center

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Newport Marathon, Half-Marathon & 5K

12 Oct

First Beach

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Farmers' Market


Memorial Ave

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Restoration of Historic "Coronet"


IYRS (Int'l Yacht Restoration School)

Book now for special events in Newport!

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Bring in the New Year in Newport! we come

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Celebrate Valentine's Day in Newport...

There's love in the air!

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St Paddy's Day in Newport Rocks!

Mar 2015

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Volvo Ocean Race Newport

5-17 May


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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