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The marked scenic route along the dramatic Atlantic shoreline that circles Newport.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
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“beautiful drive” (223 reviews)
“pull over” (41 reviews)
“pretty drive” (24 reviews)
Newport, RI
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Reviewed yesterday

Ocean Drive is a must if you are in Newport. We like it best in the winter, there are few there, but the summer is lovely as well. The water is cold and various shades of blue, black, and white. There are rocks and cliffs...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I could ride up and down Ocean Drive a million times and never get tired of seeing the view! It’s incredible. Something to see!

Thank Kdllv19
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful ride, views were lovely! Visiting in the fall was nice with much less traffic then going in the summer!

Thank mrscams1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We drove but you can go by trolley bus which would give you a guided tour of the drive some amazing houses and views well worth doing

Thank aceadviser
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ocean Drive is easy to do - and so much recommended. The nature around is beautiful, and the well kept premises of the spectacular houses around will not hurt your eyes either. Peaceful and beautiful!

Thank Pauline525
Reviewed 3 days ago

Worth taking this drive if you are driving into Newport. Plenty of signs to show you the way. This drive offers ocean views, views of magnificent homes and places to pull over and take the time to enjoy.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Ocean Drive in Newport Rhode Island is pure beauty. The ocean and rocks on one side and the beautiful mansions on the other.

Thank AbrahamLincolnCPA
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were on a tour and were advised we would love this - we were NOT disappointed, some of the view (and houses) are amazing. There's a great history to a lot of the house too.....do your research :-)

Thank brianmcd
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The ocean drive is very scenic driving by the gorgeous mansions. It's amazing how big those "summer cottages" are! It's a bygone era that most people can only imagine. But the ocean and rocks and beaches are very beautiful. It's a great place to sit...More

Thank maryaling
Reviewed 4 days ago

thee are some fabulous views along this road. I was stopping the car many times to take pictures of the incredible scenery. Well worth visiting

Thank Mickigirl1310
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Joanne R
24 July 2017|
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Response from PapaGuru | Reviewed this property |
There really aren't any spots, the parking lot at Brenton Point offers access but the rocks are slippery and once you go in getting up is a problem. going in is best at Easton beach or in the harbor. there are a few places... More
23 May 2017|
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Response from CaptainDG | Reviewed this property |
We love visiting the Castle Hill Inn and Restaurant on the drive, adjacent to the Coast Guard station. Overlooking the Bay and ocean, the front lawn is the site of numerous concerts during the summer, like a movie scene... More
Lisa G
25 February 2017|
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Response from 125rsd | Reviewed this property |
This is only a foot path on a rocky ledge if the sea! Padlock your bike at the end of the street at the entrance to the cliff walk.