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The Inn at Spring House
3.5 out of 5
52 Spring Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
The price is $162 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)

"This is an outstanding place to relax. The only bad thing is that there is no way on or off the island except by a boat and the ride can be very very rough. So be sure to check and avoid stormy or windy weather if you don’t want to get seasick. Or at least take medication to avoid motion sickness ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

The Inn at Spring House
Sea Breeze Inn
3 out of 5
71 Spring Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
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4.7/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)

"Rm 10 has the most incredible view.. serene, & beautiful."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

Sea Breeze Inn
The Blue Dory Inn
3.5 out of 5
61 Dodge St, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
The price is $165 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (20 reviews)

"well the place was very izy to find the staff was very nice the only thing I did not like it was the breakfast is was not lot choise there but the rest it was very good."…"

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2019

The Blue Dory Inn
Spring House Hotel
3.5 out of 5
52 Spring St, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
The price is $112 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (144 reviews)

"Location is great! What a view! The grounds are very well kept. The room was immaculate! Unfortunately for the price, the bathroom is not well designed, for example there is no vanity. Also, there was lack of towels, shower gel, shampoo and no hair dryer."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

Spring House Hotel
Hotel Manisses
3.5 out of 5
251 Spring Street, Block Island, RI
The price is $229 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (170 reviews)
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"Lovely quaint hotel, room comfortable although space at a premium: two mature people need more than a six inch space between bed and wall. Pity there was no hotel information booklet in the rooms, hadn’t realised that breakfast was not served. However, warm welcome and excellent, friendly service ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2019

Hotel Manisses
The National Hotel
3 out of 5
36 Water Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
The price is $199 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (96 reviews)

"We had a wonderful time. It's an old hotel, but that didn't bother us - it's just not updated. It's like staying at your aunt's cool old house by the sea. And easy to get around from the terrific location. If you need an elevator and super cool trendy stuff, it might not be for you - but we loved ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2019

The National Hotel
Block Island Accommodations
3 out of 5
356 High Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
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4.1/5Very Good! (9 reviews)

"I had a lovely stay at this hotel and the coffee was delicious."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2016

Block Island Accommodations
The Inn at Old Harbor
2.5 out of 5
231 Water Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
The price is $169 per night
3.9/5Good! (20 reviews)

"Property was excellent, staff was very accommodating and helpful in sharing where things were located and what things to check out. Would definitely recommend this to people looking for a simple, easy, and centrally located facility."…"

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2019

The Inn at Old Harbor
The Gothic Inn
2.5 out of 5
440 Dodge Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
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3.5/5Good! (64 reviews)

"Authentic Block Island Inn. Perfect location, just an FYI--shared bathrooms, byob ur shampoo! I would stay again!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2019

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Beach Hotels in Block Island

Known for its island views, Block Island offers a lot for the traveler planning a getaway. This seaside destination has 13 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, so it's easy to find one that works for you.

As you look for a place to stay near the water in Block Island, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with positive traveler reviews.

Hotel Manisses - 3.5-star hotel, 5-minute walk from Ballard's Beach. It features a restaurant, free parking, and a bar. Guests love the walkable location and proximity to shopping.

Block Island Accommodations - 3-star guesthouse, 8-minute walk from Ballard's Beach. This guesthouse boasts free WiFi, a library, and air conditioning.

Sea Breeze Inn - 3-star bed & breakfast, 8-minute walk from Ballard's Beach. It offers free breakfast, free parking, and beach towels. Guest reviews highlight the good location and breakfast.

The Inn at Spring House - 3.5-star bed & breakfast, 9-minute walk from Ballard's Beach. It features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Guests love the beach locale and breakfast.

The National Hotel - 3-star hotel, 6-minute walk from Ballard's Beach. Our travelers recommend its good location and spacious rooms. This hotel boasts free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi.

Planning Your Trip to Block Island

If you're wondering about the local weather, you can use these monthly averages to determine the best time to visit.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 78°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 23°F
  • Driest months: February, January, June, and December, with an average rainfall of 3.45 inches
  • Rainiest months: March, April, November, and August, with an average rainfall of 4.54 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Block Island

After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you'll likely want to venture out and explore. If you're eager to check out the beaches, head to Coast Guard Beach or Mansion Beach for some relaxation by the water. Discover the area's island views, and make time for local attractions like Great Salt Pond and Crescent Beach. You can also pay a visit to Block Island Historical Society Museum or Nathan Mott Park for more to see and do. Visitors also enjoy Block Island for its:
  • Beaches
  • Sailing

Getting Around Block Island

The closest major airport is in Block Island, RI (BID-Block Island State), located 1.3 mi (2 km) from the city center. You can take a ferry to see more of the region.

Frequently asked questions

What is Block Island like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its island views, Block Island offers a lot for the traveler planning a getaway. There are 13 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in this seaside destination, so it’s easy to find one that meets your needs.
What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in Block Island?
The 1661 Inn is a top 3-star beach hotel with free breakfast and free WiFi. Block Island Accommodations is another good choice for your beach trip. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Crescent Beach or Mansion Beach.
What's the weather like in Block Island?
Good weather can be important during a beach vacation, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 67°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 33°F. Average annual rainfall for Block Island is 47 inches.
What is there to see and do around Block Island?
After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you’ll likely want to venture out and explore. If you’re eager to check out the beaches, head to Mansion Beach or Coast Guard Beach for some relaxation by the water. Discover the area’s island views, and make time for local attractions like Crescent Beach and Great Salt Pond. You can also pay a visit to Mohegan Bluffs or Sachem Pond for more to see and do.
What's the best way to get around Block Island?
The closest major airport is Providence, RI (PVD-T.F. Green), located 38.6 mi (62.1 km) from the city center. You can take a ferry across the water to see more of the region.

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