Block Island Lighthouse

To make a reservation, please call our reservations office at 800-626-4773 or 401-466-2421.


Contact The 1661 Inn

We would welcome the chance to speak with you about a current or upcoming reservation at our Block Island property.


The 1661 Inn
PO Box I
Block Island, RI 02807

Phone: (401) 466-2421 or (800) 626-4773
Office Fax: (401) 466-3162


Employment Contact Information

Each year we hire a number of seasonal employees from April through November.  Most positions are available for June through September.  To apply for a position, please email with the following information:

  • Specific dates you are available for work
  • Type of position you are hoping to fill
  • Type of housing you have (if you are hoping for employee housing in our dormitory, most positions will require you to work through mid-September).
  • Resume (not required)

We hire positions such as housekeepers, front desk, cooks, dishwashers, maintenance, cashiers, hostesses, servers and bartenders.  Service positions require strong experience.  We look forward to hearing from you!