Built in 1882 this stately Queen Anne Victorian has been thoughtfully restored in 2012 by an area team including regional artists and designers, Newport’s renowned crafts persons and house wrights.
Now open to the public as The Austin House Inn, guests will find aesthetically stylish and comfortable rooms which combine late 19th Century ambiance and design with contemporary amenities and style, right in the center of town. Catering to only four to six guests at a time, the Austin House INN is able to offer the utmost in service and comfort; with reservations personally tailored to meet your individual needs; whether for relaxation, business or both. Our knowledgeable, local staff will make your visit to Newport a unique and unforgettable experience.
We are following all state and federal guidelines to mitigate the risk of disease transmission at our inn. We have developed the practices and plans below as our commitment to making your travel experience one that you can be confident in booking and take comfort in knowing that the health and safety of our guests and associates is our top priority. Our commitment to you includes the following: Enhanced cleaning protocols: Our Administrative, Guest Service, Housekeeping and Maintenance teams continue to implement our elite level of cleanliness while adding extra sanitary measures throughout the property. All of our guest rooms, common areas and kitchen are meticulously disinfected and cleaned as a general practice; however, our housekeepers are taking extra steps to sterilize all surfaces, furniture, linens, dishware and flatware. All of our team members have been instructed to follow all personal sanitary procedures recommended by the Center for Disease Control, U.S. Department of Health, and World Heath Organizations. Guests are required to wear masks in common spaces and follow The State of Rhode Island's social distancing regulations. For the safety and well-being of our employees and our guests, we are asking anyone who is feeling ill and/or has been diagnosed or exposed to the Coronavirus to refrain from traveling at this time.
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Mobile Payments Accepted
Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations
CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures
Open For Business
Health Screening Required-Staff
Health Screening Required-Guest
Health Related Staff Training
Flexible Cancellation Policy
Kitchen or Dining Hall
Newport Historical Society
Newport Restoration Society
Preservation Society of Newport County
Rhode Island Historical Society
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