The Francis Malbone House Inn

The Francis Malbone House Inn

392 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840
United States
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Toll Free (800) 846-0392 ; Local (401) 846-0392
Average rate/night $278.89
Check Availability *Rooms starting at 175.00

Built in 1760 for shipping merchant Francis Malbone, our historic inn was designed by famed Newport architect, Peter Harris, who also designed Newport's famed Touro Synagogue and Redwood Library. Located along Newport's harbourfront, The Francis Malbone House Inn exudes luxury & romance. The Inn is tastefully appointed with antiques and period furnishings. Each guestroom offers Italian linens, plush robes, fireplaces and modern baths. Enjoy afternoon tea and our gourmet breakfast in our manicured garden or spacious fireplaced dining room. The inn is proudly placed on the National Register of Historic Properties. We invite you to experience the most luxurious bed and breakfast in Newport, Rhode Island; the Francis Malbone House Inn. The Francis Malbone House is Newport’s only Five Star Diamond award-winning property.


  • Minimum Stay Required: Weekends
  • Pet Friendly: No
  • Smoking Policy: Outside Only
  • Family Friendly: Over 12


  • Member Since: 2018

Food & Wine

  • Meals Offered: Breakfast
  • Breakfast: Complimentary
  • Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables, Communal, Flexible Times
  • Breakfast Service: Full
  • Complimentary Breakfast: Yes
  • Offered Amenities: Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Complimentary Early Coffee/Tea
  • Special Diets Accommodated: Yes
  • Restaurant on Premises: No
  • Pub/Tavern on Premises: No

Rooms & Suites

  • Accommodations: Suites
  • # Rooms: 20
  • Beds: Queen, King
  • Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Antique Furnishings, Bathrobes, Fireplaces, Hair dryers, Refrigerators, Rollaway Available, Telephones, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi, Alarm Clocks, Ironing Boards, Turndown Service, Laundry Service
  • Entertainment: Cable TV , DVD/Blu-Ray Players, iPod Docking Stations, Video Library
  • Safes: Front Desk
  • Handicap Accessible: Limited

Guest Services

  • Internet Services: Wireless, Complimentary
  • Corporate Rates: No
  • Front Desk/Security: Business Hours
  • Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Laundry/Dry Cleaning Services, GLBT Friendly, National Historic Registry, Concierge Services

Location Type

  • Location Type: Waterfront

Weddings & Events

Elopement Packages

  • Weddings & Events Capacity: 1-19
  • Events Supported: Elopement

Business Travel & Events

Meetings can be hosted in our dining room for up to 20. Catered lunch,audio visual, and team building events available.

  • Max Capacity Boardroom: 20
  • Total Rooms Sq Footage: 400
  • Total Meeting Rooms: 2
  • Meeting Facilities: Indoor
  • Meeting Amenities: Onsite Catering
  • Meeting Types: Business Meeting