See Why the Cliff Walk is Newport’s Top Attraction

Cliff Walk in Newport, Rhode IslandIf you’re looking for a luxury getaway this fall, there’s no place better than Newport, Rhode Island. There are plenty of popular attractions to enjoy this fall in Newport, including the famous Newport Mansions, the International Tennis Hall of Fame, the Newport Art Museum, and a delicious variety of world-class restaurants and charming boutiques to explore. We’d be remiss to mention Newport’s top attraction, the Cliff Walk. NewEngland.com named the Cliffwalk one of the top 5 most romantic destinations in New England.  The Cliffside Inn is conveniently located near an entrance to the Cliff Walk, allowing our guests numerous opportunities to explore this incredible gem of a trail. Book your room at our Newport Bed and Breakfast today.Exploring Newport’s Cliff Walk

Newport’s Cliff Walk is one of the most beautiful 3.5 mile walks you’ll take. From the moment you step on the trail, you’ll be taken back in time, to the storied days of Newport’s Gilded Age. View from Cliff Walk in Newport, Rhode IslandThis rocky stretch of Rhode Island’s coastline, which is home to some of the most famous mansions of Newport, is simply breathtaking, and certainly worth every moment of time spent here.The 3.5 mile trail winds its way along the edge of these incredible properties, offering incomparable views of Gilded-Age mansions like The Breakers, Rosecliff, Beechwood, Marble House, and Rough Point. Most people complete the entire Cliff Walk in 2-3 hours, but it can also be broken up into many smaller walks if desired as well.  The trail itself is generally easy to navigate, with the exception of one rugged portion of trail near the end.  There are several different access points along the Cliff Walk, including right below our Inn.

When you’ve had your fill of watching wave after wave crash into this rocky shoreline, a restful afternoon will be waiting for you at the Cliffside Inn. Guests are welcomed to join us from 5:00 to 6:00 PM for a relaxed wine and hors d’oeuvres reception. When you’re ready to venture out again for the evening, the Cliffside Inn is a short walk away from Newport’s top restaurants, shopping, and entertainment.  Book your stay at the elegant Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast today!