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Weddings & Events
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The Newport Experience is a hospitality company specializing in oceanfront weddings, social events and corporate retreats in Newport, RI. Our portfolio of fine properties includes: OceanCliff Hotel on famed Ocean Drive, Safari Room Restaurant, Stone House, Regatta Place, Goat Island Marina and Schooner Aurora.
Steeped in Newport's rich sailing legacy and stirring with New England tradition, the Newport Experience offers guests the unique seclusion and spectacular beauty of a private oceanfront getaway. From corporate functions to weddings and rehearsal dinners, our illustrious group of event specialists will guide you through every step to ensure an unforgettable affair for you and your guests.
Located on 10 acres of rolling lawns with spectacular ocean views, OceanCliff offers a truly unique blend of breathtaking beauty, world-class cuisine, and a professionally trained staff.
The Safari Room Restaurant and Bar is our signature restaurant at OceanCliff Hotel. From rehearsal dinners to intimate gatherings and drinks on the lawn, the Safari Room is the perfect place to dine and unwind.
Steeped in Newport's rich sailing tradition and surrounded by state of the art and classic luxury yachts, Regatta Place offers the ideal setting for your next elegant event or waterfront wedding reception.