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Elaine Blood

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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Hillcourt Bed And Breakfast

7 Reviews
Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Newport House Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

For over a decade,proprietors Gene and Elaine Blood have been welcoming travelers to Hill court Bed and Breakfast, with many of their guests returning summer after summer. One reason is Hill court's enviable location---it offers the quiet green lawns and trees of a residential neighborhood combined with walk-able access to the hustle and bustle of downtown. The guestroom itself (with private bath)is also amazingly private, sitting alone on the third floor and top floor of the sunny residence. Breakfast is another reason people return--fresh pastry,fruit,juices,cereal and coffee or tea all served either inside the cozy kitchen or on the house's beautiful covered deck. As Hill court's only guests on any given visit, you will feel like you are in a home away from very near to all that Newport has to offer.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Elaine Blood (Property Manager)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Why Elaine Blood chose Newport

We feel in love with Newport 25 years ago while sailing. Moved down here 20 years ago and it has surpassed our expectations. Many great things to do and wonderful restaurants, shops, museums and activities. Something for all ages. Swimming, hiking,golfing,bicycling,fishing,are all at your fingertip.

What makes this house unique

Within walking distance to all Newport has to offer. Off street parking and quiet location.

Reviews

4.9
based on 7 traveler reviews

Hillcourt Bed And Breakfast
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
Doylestown, PA
5

The property was neat, clean, inviting, accessible, and very hospitable!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay! Gene and Elaine are wonderful people who truly care about their guests! Their house feels like a home and was close to everything we did, but far enough to get out of the the hussle and bussle of downtown!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ft. Myers, Florida
5

Great location & great hosts

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Newport over the July 4 weekend! The house was lovely and the hosts very accommodating. We parked at the house and walked to dinner and the great July 4 fireworks display.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Hospitality Galore!

  • 5 of 5

Elaine and Gene are wonderful hosts!

We were in Newport for a long weekend wedding festivities.

Their accommodations were very clean and comfortable with an

awesomely comfortable bed. We entered their home through the front

door and took a step-landing stairway up to a third floor room with

separate private bathroom with shower. We came and went

as we pleased and they could not have been nicer people!

Their home is situated on a quiet private driveway which backs up to wooded lot

with only one other house. We slept soundly and enjoyed the quintessential sound of a

distant lighthouse fog horn from out in the Newport Bay!

Thank you Elaine and Gene for letting us stay with you!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great hospitality

  • 5 of 5

Don't be afraid to stay just outside tourist central in Newport is the moral of our story. We saved a significant amount of money while still enjoying the amazing hospitality of Gene and Elaine and their comfortable home. In return we had peace and quiet and easy parking all while still being in walking distance of waterfront parks and Thames street. Gene especially is a wealth of knowledge with plenty of good recommendations and if you time it right he even gives some of the historical tours of town!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Wonderful Weekend in Newport

  • 5 of 5

Gene and Elaine's home was a wonderful place for my boyfriend and I to spend a weekend in Newport. We enjoyed having the privacy of the entire top floor to ourselves and the comfort of air conditioning during the hot August weekend. It was in a quiet location away from the other tourists and a short drive to Fort Adams State Park where we attended the Newport Jazz Festival. Breakfast each morning was another plus. We look forward to staying at the Hillcourt Bed and Breakfast again.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

So hospitable!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a nice stay thanks to Elaine and her husband. It was nice and quiet we had the whole third floor to ourselves and woke up to a nice breakfast. She went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable. Definitly will recommend Hillcourt B and B to friends and stay again with them!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Green Airport Warwick
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Wickford
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Gooseberry
Car: not necessary

Mansions, Cliff Walk, Fort Adams, Tours,Shopping

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Rates & Availability

Newport House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$165
 

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Newport House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
One room B&B on third floor. Private Bath.

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