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Staycation at Stone House Inn

Stay close to home and enjoy the beauty of Rhode Island with a staycation at Stone House Inn!

Located in the quaint, seaside community of Little Compton, Stone House Inn is the perfect destination for a cozy getaway. You’ll love the comfort of our elegant guest rooms, complete with soaking tubs and gas fireplaces.

Enjoy 20% off your stay April 1st – May 15th. Package also includes a bottle of wine upon check-in, evening lite bites and continental breakfast the next morning.

Take a stroll around the nearby historic sites and attractions, including Little Compton Commons, South Shore Beach and nearby hiking trails. Or spend the day wine tasting at Carolyn’s Sakonnet Vineyard and relax at the outdoor fire pit in the evening.

Enjoy a memorable staycation at Stone House Inn and explore the best of Rhode Island.

Call 401-635-2222 and mention CODE: STAY 24 to book your getaway today!

Stone House Inn Featured in Newport Life Fall Issue

The Stone House Inn recently played host to Newport Life Magazine’s fall photoshoot, and it was an exciting experience for everyone involved. The photographer, Maiike Berstrom, and stylist, Deon Marie Thompson, worked effortlessly to create stunning shots throughout our property. The outfits and models were just as incredible as the weather!

Our staff was thrilled to be a part of such an exciting project, and it has left them eagerly anticipating the upcoming fall season. With the perfect backdrop for romantic getaways, corporate events, and yoga/reiki retreats, the Inn is the ideal destination for anyone looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

As the temperature starts to cool and the leaves begin to change, the Stone House Inn is the perfect place to relax, unwind, and enjoy all the beauty that fall has to offer. Whether you’re looking to escape with your significant other or plan a corporate retreat, the Inn has everything you need to make your stay unforgettable.

So, if you’re looking for a getaway this fall, look no further than the Stone House Inn. With its breathtaking surroundings, outstanding staff, and fantastic amenities, it’s the perfect destination for anyone looking to relax, unwind, and enjoy all that the season has to offer.



Photographer: Maaike Berstrom

Stylist; Deon Marie Thompson

Hair: Johnanally Matta, The Little Things, LLC

Makeup: Makaylah Rodriguez

Featured: Folk Vintage, Wish Newport, Michael Hayes, Sole Desire, Gamine Workwear, Little Chateau, Bobbles and Lace, Saltzman Watches, David Rovinsky and Viktoria Sue Jewelry

OceanCliff & Stone House Inn Voted Best of Rhode Island!

We are thrilled to share that OceanCliff has been voted “Best Waterfront Wedding Venue,” and Stone House Inn, has been recognized as the “Best Local Escape” by Rhode Island Monthly!

Whether you’re planning a fairy-tale wedding or seeking a relaxing getaway, discover why OceanCliff and Stone House Inn have captured the hearts of locals and visitors alike.


Newport has long been considered a romantic destination, and OceanCliff is the epitome of waterfront elegance and romance. Perched on the rocky cliffs of Newport overlooking Narragansett Bay, OceanCliff has left a mark on the hearts of countless couples seeking the perfect backdrop for their dream wedding.

The historic, mansion estate features an in-house restaurant, a sprawling lawn, a grand ballroom and stunning panoramic views setting the stage for unforgettable weddings. From the first moment of planning to the final toast, OceanCliff’s team provides top-notch service to create the perfect wedding for each couple.

For more information on OceanCliff weddings, contact us here.


Nestled in the quaint, coastal town of Little Compton, the Stone House Inn offers a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Dating back to the 19th-century, the historic, waterfront inn blends old-world charm with modern amenities. For guests seeking a romantic getaway or an adventure exploring the nearby beaches and hiking trails, the Stone House provides an authentic New England experience like no other.

Guests are greeted with warm hospitality and are invited to unwind in the comfortable and well-appointed rooms, each reflecting the inn’s unique character. Whether lounging by the fireplace with a good book or strolling the nearby sandy beaches, every moment at the Stone House Inn is a reminder of the joys of simpler times.

To book a getaway at Stone House Inn, contact us here.

The Newport Experience Welcomes New General Manager and Assistant General Manager of Stone House Inn

Stone House Inn, located in Little Compton RI, has named Teresa O’Connor as its new General Manager

and Sara Oliveira its new Assistant General Manager.

The Newport Experience is delighted to announce the appointment of Teresa O’Connor as the new General Manager and Sara Oliveira as Assistant General Manager of Stone House Inn, which recently reopened for the season.

In her new role as General Manager, O’Connor will oversee the day-to-day operations of the 4-story, 16-guestroom inn with a history dating back to 1854. 

Prior to joining the inn, O’Connor served as the Club Manager of the Sakonnet Golf Club, a position she held for 9 years, where she worked directly under the Board of Directors to enhance member experience and club culture. 

Earlier in her career, she served as an instructor of hands-on training for Life Raft & Survival Equipment based in Tiverton, RI, and managed life raft rental fleet for offshore races and recreational use.

“I am very excited to be at another historic location in town that has so much to offer,” said O’Connor. “With Sara, Joe and additional staff joining us, we will continue to make the Stone House the special place that it has been for many generations.” 

Oliveira has joined the Stone House as the Assistant General Manager, sharing a common vision of hospitality and operations as Teresa.  She has been well known in Little Compton for many years. Oliveira and her husband started Compton Clambakes in 2001, providing the local Little Compton area with catering and dramatic onsite clam bakes for many weddings and private parties. Sara also opened Charlotte’s in Westport for additional catering and dining offerings. 

O’Connor and Oliveira are longtime residents of Little Compton, RI and have known each other around town and in the hockey community for years. Engaging with the community will be a key focus for them and together they will be a dynamic team. 

Their enthusiasm and dedication to providing the highest standards of customer service will be a great asset to the Stone House Inn.

About the Stone House Inn

The Stone House is a seaside, historic inn located in the quaint, farming community of Little Compton, RI, sitting on 2.7 acres near the tip of Sakonnet Point. The property features 16 spacious and well-appointed guest rooms and suites, beach access, and a fire pit. There is also a renovated barn on the grounds that features guest rooms and a beautiful function space with an outdoor terrace and panoramic water views.

For more information or to make a reservation at Stone House Inn, call 401-635-2222 or visit www.newportexperience.com.

About The Newport Experience

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 Inn, 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.

Newport Experience properties are conveniently located just minutes from downtown Newport, 90 minutes from Boston and 3 hours from New York City.

For more information, visit www.newportexperience.com.

Media Contact

Kristen Ciejka, Marketing Director, The Newport Experience


(401) 619-7968