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100 Ochre Point Ave, Newport, RI 02840-4192
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All reviews beautiful campus the cliff beautifully manicured grounds college campus walk around open to the public gilded age rhode island ochre school court study classes planting breakers ri ocean
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Reviewed December 23, 2018

I saw Salve Regina University while on a tour of Newport, RI. The beauty of the campus is overpowering. The students who attend Salve Regina University are lucky indeed to study in such a gorgeous setting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank T103FEmaryc
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Châteauesque mansion in Newport, Rhode Island. Stunning mansion representing the Gilded age - We could not get inside, but plenty of pic opportunities from the outside, if you have time. I gave it a 3 only because we were not able to visit inside. Nice...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ana H
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Very close to the Breakers and Bellevue Avenue mansions this wonderful building is a must see.! I Free parking is available on the lateral roads.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Patricia032
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We saw these buildings from the Cliff Walk. You can walk the grounds for free. They are very interesting as these were beautiful mansions before the University. Not sure about going inside. There some 1800s buildings and some more modern buildings mixed together. There is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RinaColorado
Reviewed September 30, 2018

With a centerpiece mansion located right on the Cliff Walk, what more can you say? Gorgeous historic buildings, beautifully manicured grounds with noteworthy plantings and trees and an incomparable location. Worth a visit on your own or as part of tour - so you don't...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank maria r
Reviewed September 24, 2018

The campus is spread out with picturesque buildings and beautiful landscaping, and overlooks the cliff walk. Looks like a wonderful environment to learn in.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Saluga
Reviewed September 9, 2018

This university has a fabulous location, beautiful gardens, and charming historic buildings. What a great place to learn!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nanci S
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We saw Salve Regina two times - once during our trolley tour and once on our own drive. We saw much more of it on our own drive. What a stunning campus. Part of it is on the Cliff Walk and many areas of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SART91
Reviewed July 7, 2018

I was really impressed with this campus and the incredible buildings and the ocean walk.I have been to plenty of the big name colleges and this one stands right there with them.Its a smaller campus which is nice for a quick walk around and the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Hoss1107
Reviewed June 6, 2018

You definitely will not want to miss this gem! Beautiful campus. Beautiful buildings. The flowers were so beautiful! Catch Salve Regina University as you explore the Cliff Walk.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Thomas H
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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