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Salve Regina University

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Address: 100 Ochre Point Ave, Newport, RI 02840-4192
Phone Number: +1 401 847 6650

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Newport Mansion has become a university

Located close to Cliff walk. Although closed to visitors, they are free to wander the grounds so close to Cliff Walk.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2016
Dolores R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

Located close to Cliff walk. Although closed to visitors, they are free to wander the grounds so close to Cliff Walk.

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Thank Dolores R
Narragansett, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

This location is so breathtaking that I don't know how these students study here!! I love taking a walk along the Cliff Walk and taking in the sites

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Newport, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

The school is beautiful. A series of mansions given to the school. And it is in Newport -- so what can be better. Walk around the campus, it is worth it!

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Thank Rod S
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

we heard about this from a few online write ups and a recommendation of a former tourist who didnt have a chance to see this home. the difference in architecture was unique to newport and reminded me of european castle. the few open public rooms were incredible and we were able to only see a few public areas. we did... More 

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Aubrey, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

The location on the Cliff Walk is spectacular! You will just love the lovely old buildings and green space too!

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

This beautiful Catholic College overlooks the Cliff Walk with sweeping views of the water. The Architecture is breathtaking and takes you back to the golden age.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

On our way to the Fourty Steps and the Cliff walk we walked past the University. they had some sort of open house throughout the campus. Beautiful buildings and architecture.

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Thank ErisShaw
Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful campus!! Definitely visit ochre court...beautiful architecture and such friendly students!!

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Satellite Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

A quick walk through Ochre Court will give you an unbelievable look back in time. The craftsmanship exhibited in the gold-gilded and frescoed ceilings, the eight foot tall fireplaces, the incredibly carved wooden railings and parquet floors gives you incredible insight into the quality of days gone by. I enjoy touring the grounds of Salve far more than any of... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Oh what a beautiful location to go to school. I was so surprised to see it. One of my youth choir members is graduating from high school and headed here in the fall. I wanted to see it so we stopped by and walked the campus. It is beautiful directly on the ocean at times and the Cliff Walk travels... More 

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