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Romantic Penthouse Loft in Heart of Historic Hill

Bedrooms 1
Space 74 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Rooms with a view! This light-filled rooftop (3rd floor) apartment in the historic Telephone Building is a perfect oasis in the heart of downtown Newport. From this quiet aerie you'll look out on Trinity Church, Newport Harbor and a spectacular hidden garden. The one-bedroom loft, completely renovated in 2013, is perfect for anyone who wants to be within walking distance of everything Newport has to offer.

Amy Paulsen
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, french, spanish
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
6 May, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Historic Hill, Rhode Island

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 74 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • large bathroom with washer/dryer
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
  • Books
  • Games
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

Romantic Penthouse Loft in Heart of Historic Hill
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Wonderful summer stay

  • 5 of 5

Great place, modern, w/ a lovely deck, convenient to everything. The owners are extremely gracious and helpful. We have already booked for next year!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Could not have been any better location and accomodations

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location for walking to wharf, park, uptown to shops. Great outside deck area with grill. Beautiful views of water and sunsets.

Clean - Owners could not have been nicer. Go see Michael at the wine store across the street!

Highly recommended!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome place and Great Location!!

  • 5 of 5

This place is fantastic. Very clean, open space with an awesome rooftop for great views of the sunset. The location was fantastic and the parking space was a really nice bonus. I'd highly recommend anyone traveling to the Newport area to stay here. Amy was very communicative and accommodating and made sure her guests had a great experience. I would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What an incredible place! We loved the space and it is in a perfect location for enjoying all that Newport has to offer. Amy was very accommodating and made our stay easy.

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing loft apartment in center of town

  • 5 of 5

We can't say enough good things about how amazing the 1 bedroom apartment was for our stay. It was located in the center of town, walking distance from tons of restaurants and shopping. Amy was an exceptional host and took great care of us. The apartment came stocked with everything you need to start your stay. The fresh flowers and furnishings made the apartment feel like a home. We enjoyed the views from the roof deck right outside the apartment. Looking forward to staying here again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Romantic Retreat

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at the penthouse loft over Valentine's day weekend during the deep freeze. The owners were very prompt in responding to our last minute rental request and were very accommodating when we had technical difficulties with the lock box. They left many welcome additions to make our stay even more romantic. The flowers, cheese, wine, chocolate and bakery treats were greatly appreciated. The apartment is just as described and is incredibly spacious and well appointed. As noted in the description, the property does not have a full kitchen and there is no microwave, but there is a small counter appliance which does bake/toast. But you really don't visit Newport to cook when there are so many fabulous restaurants just outside the door! The radiator heat worked perfectly during our stay and kept us warm and cozy after braving the cold outside. The outdoor patio looked like it would be a lot of fun in warmer months. I can't stress how amazing the location of this property is! We fully intend to come back and enjoy walking around Newport when temperatures are not subzero. That being said, we did brave the cold for meals during our stay and walked to and from the apartment quite easily. I almost hesitate to write this review, as I don't want rental competition :) but this is truly a gem of a property that should not be missed! Newport is one of our favorite places to visit and we won't hesitate to return to this property on our future adventures.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
27 Miles
TF Green
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
numerous bars on Thames Street and Broadway
Nearest Ferry
0.3 Miles
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Kingston or Wickford, RI
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
numerous restaurants within two-minutes' walk
Nearest Beach
1.3 Miles
Easton's Beach
Car: not necessary

Newport is famed for its stunning beaches, world-class sailing, music festivals, and mansions. From the downtown waterfront shops and restaurants to the spectacular coastline and pristine beaches, every aspect of this historic seaside town is worth exploring.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Historic Hill, Rhode Island

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7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$167.22
Tax Rate 8.0%

Need help planning your Newport holiday? For a nominal fee, Amy will help you arrange the perfect getaway.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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