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Located in the mansion district, Ivy Lodge is a eligant Queen Anne Victorian "cottage,". Large wraparound porch, gables and a turret; the dramatic foyer is a 33-foot-high English Gothic paneled chestnut and three-story stairway with large brick fireplace. Guest rooms all have private baths, Fireplaces, TVs, DD Phones and most with whirlpool tubs.
Standard size room with fireplace and private bath. Cable TV, wireless internet access, AC, Telephone, free local calls, Full gourmet breakfast, afternoon snacks and off street parking included.
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Undoubtedly the most requested room in the house, this stately and very spacious room has a king size, four poster canopy bed with fine fabrics of burnt silks and a fireplace. The private bath has a two-person whirlpool tub and double-sink vanity. The Turret Room is also furnished with a flat-screen television with cable and DVD/VCR. The most notable guests to have stayed in the Turret Room are actor Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife, television newscaster Maria Shriver.
This spacious family suite sleeps up to four people and is located on the second floor. One large room has a king size bed with raised fireplace. Above the fireplace is a television with a DVD/VCR tucked away in the cabinetry. On each side of the cabinet are book cases disguising a refridgerator. Closed off in a smaller room is a trundle bed with two twin beds and shelving that offers its own television with cable. The bathroom is large with a two-sink vanity and an very large two person shower featuring a frog motif.
The elegant and romantic Victoria Room, located on the second floor features a king size bed, raised fireplace and private bath with two-person whirlpool tub. The room is done in monotone fabrics and wallpaper with blonde furnishings. A white-washed armoire hides a television with cable - ideal for a bridal suite!
This spacious room is located on the third floor with a king size bed, raised fireplace, private bath (shower only) and the only room with a skylight above the fireplace. The windows in this room overlook the south side of the property showcasing a 150-year old Japanese Maple. The king size bed in this room can be split into two twin beds and the room is equipped with cable television.
The only room located on the first floor, the Library Room has a queen size bed and fireplace. Tucked away in the cabinetry is a television with cable and DVD/VCR and a small refridgerator. The private bath has a two-person whirlpool tub and a shower. The romance is jump-started for you in this room with red silk wall paper and red felt setée at the foot of the bed. Behind the bed are bay windows with floral pattern draperies. This room has the feel of an older Parisian hotel.2
Located on the third floor, this spacious and sunny room has a queen bed, fireplace and multiple windows, three of which face the west. The private bath has a shower only. This room was inspired by the town of Savannah, Georgia and is mingled with a lot of New England charm. The room is equipped with cable television.
The Cour de France queen size bed defines this bright and airy room furnished with hand painted Bombay chest and French country prints. Located on the second floor with private bath, shower, one-person whirlpool tub and fireplace. Tucked away in the armoire is a television with cable. This room accesses a small and narrow balcony smothered with bountiful flower boxes.
This spacious room is sunny and bright with a king size bed, private bath (shower only), bay windows and a window seat facing west. Located on the second floor, this room is adjacent to the balcony of La Chambre Jaune (The Yellow Room), showing off the bountiful flower boxes. This room is very elegant with an old-world feel and is equipped with cable television.
5 on June 04, 2013
A perfect location, thrown back in time yet updated with comfort and convenience, and very pleasant place to stay. I would enjoy taking in all the elegance at a more leasurely pace next time, experiencing all that is offered throughout this property. Darlene is a gem as well...
5 on April 26, 2013
Our 2nd time staying at the Ivy Lodge. Beautiful, large, well-appointed room (Queen Ann Room) with a king size bed and fireplace. Perfect quiet location steps away from the cliff walk, yet close enough to walk to the action on Thames Street. Delicious full breakfast each morning, someone knows their way around a kitchen!! Thank you Darlene for all the recommendations and for making our stay in Newport the best yet! Ted and Krysti
4.8 on April 01, 2013
I surprised my wife with a weekend stay at the Ivy Lodge. It was a superior experience. The room was beautiful, the lodge itself was breath-taking and it was walking distance to the Walk and we could see many of the mansions along the way.
4.0 on December 13, 2011
Great play to stay. Darrell is a great host. The room was beautiful.
3.4 on April 04, 2011
My wife and I stayed at the Ivy Lodge during the second half of our honeymoon. We had a great romantic time. Our room featured a gas fireplace, four-poster canopy bed and the house’s turret. The Ivy Lodge is a good walk or short cab ride to shopping and dining. It is comfortably located in the mansion district not far from Bellevue Avenue. Daryl and Darlene McKenzie are knowledgeable about the area and are easy to talk to. They are extremely accommodating and provide a satisfying breakfast each morning. Very fun experience and well worth the stay--cozy accommodations.
Historic Seaside Community, Oceanside, Small town
Providence, RI (PVD-T.F. Green State) 30 miles
Leave airport and take I-95 south to St. Rt. 4, exit left until you reach St. Rt. 1. Merge right onto Rt. 1 for 1/2 mile and then take exit to right for St. Rt. 138 East Newport. After crossing the Jamestown and Newport (toll) Bridges exit first right to Scenic Newport. At end of ramp turn right and continue to second traffic light and turn right onto America's Cup. Continue through harbor front staying in left lane, and America's Cup curves to left and becomes Memorial Blvd. Continue up hill on Memorial Blvd and turn right onto Bellevue Ave. Continue to left on Narragansett Ave. to left on Clay St.
Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Museum, Nature area, Ocean, Newport Mansions, Cliff Walk, Redwood Library, International Tennis Hall of Fame, Touro Synagogue, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Vineyard, Winery, Bicycle rental, Bird watching, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Water sports
Bed and Breakfast
Copier, Fax Machine, Piano , Wrap-around porch, beautiful common areas, Complementary off street parking
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Board games, CD player, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, In-room internet, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Library, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Wi-Fi
Bicycle rental, Bird watching, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Water sports
Don and Jacquie Jursek
Full gourmet breakfast
Restrictive , Vegetarian