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Salve Regina University

100 Ochre Point Ave, Newport, RI 02840-4192
+1 401-847-6650
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Hidden Gem

The University is located very close to Cliff Walk. Walking about campus, you will see different... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rhode Island
"Great area to walk around. "

During the summer the campus provides a beautiful area to walk or ride a bike. You can also walk... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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100 Ochre Point Ave, Newport, RI 02840-4192
+1 401-847-6650
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The University is located very close to Cliff Walk. Walking about campus, you will see different styles of architecture in a beautiful setting. View the ocean. Great for a walk or a bike ride. There is a fair amount of shade. Parking is usually available...More

Thank Keesar
Reviewed 5 days ago

During the summer the campus provides a beautiful area to walk or ride a bike. You can also walk the cliff walk at the same time. The old mansions and buildings are absolutely beautiful. I would recommend visiting the first floor of Ochre Court, admissions...More

Thank klmtx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In addition to being a great University, it is set on the Cliff Walk and is absolutely a must see from all vantage points.

Thank Nannijani
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Toured the campus on a previous visit. Absolutely beautiful grounds and campus. Big tourist attraction and enjoy walking around in a relaxing atmosphere.

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 22 June 2017

beautiful architecture, nestled among the mansions, this private Catholic college is very quaint and beautiful. many of the buildings are worth seeing even just from the road

Thank timriordan
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The famous Cliff Walk separates the college from the ocean bay. Historical Ochre Mansion is the administration building, open to the public. Masses at the Mercy Chapel Mon-Thrs at noon. Parking is free and open to the public on Ochre Point Ave.

1  Thank CaptainDG
Reviewed 19 June 2017

A lovely university in the midst of mansions and a town of renowned special events such as sailboat racing, World Cup and the tennis Hallmof Fame.

Thank _tsdifiore1
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I can't think of a more beautiful campus! Located on the cliffs overlooking the Atlantic, this campus was once the playground of the rich and famous. The Administration Building is Ochre Court, a chateau style summer house. Dorms are cottages of the rich and famous....More

Thank James S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Spent the weekend there attending our granddaughters graduation from Salve. What a beautiful campus right on the Newport cliff walk. Stately old buildings, beautifully manicured grounds with flower gardens everywhere!! Just love the area. A wonderful school as well - very distinguished and committed staff...More

Thank Joan F
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The Ochre Court administration building is a must see for anyone traveling to the Breakers and other mansions in Newport. The college is run by the Sisters of Mercy- and they graciously permit the public to experience the splendor of the Ochre Court mansion- now...More

Thank Martha K
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Thomas H
27 March 2017|
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Response from hillretiree | Reviewed this property |
I was told no. I don't believe there is security at the door, but it is a classroom building, and visitors could be a distraction. But I would suggest you email Salve Regina directly to inquire. I was also told that some... More