The Cliffside Inn

Innkeeper(s): Bill and Nancy Bagwill

Address: 2 Seaview Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island  02840

Local Phone: (401) 847-1811

Toll Free: (800) 845-1811

Rate Range: $155 - $510

Types of Payment Accepted: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club International

Types of Rooms: Rooms, Suites, Cottages

Number of Rooms: 16

Inn Description:

Come and experience the best of Newport at the Cliffside Inn. This luxury bed and breakfast is located in the heart of Newport’s historic district and is just steps from the renowned Cliff Walk, in a romantic and serene coastal setting.

The sixteen beautifully appointed rooms and suites at Cliffside offer the amenities of a luxury hotel while retaining the unique charm of a New England coastal inn. The inn is tastefully decorated with a mix of period fixtures, antique furnishings and artwork, as well as paintings by local artists. Each of the guestrooms has a fireplace, central A/C and a luxurious spa bathroom, appointed with the finest Italian linens and Aveda bath amenities.

This internationally acclaimed Newport inn has earned accolades for outstanding hospitality and is consistently ranked among the best-of-the-best romantic bed and breakfast destinations.

RECOGNITIONS: Named by Buzzfeed Travel (2014) as one of “Thirteen of the Most Amazing Bed & Breakfasts in the World”; ranked the #1 B&B/Inn in Newport by TripAdvisor; selected by TripAdvisor travelers as one of the “Top 10 Hotels for Pets”; Forbes Magazine, “Top U.S. Ritzy Weekend Retreat”; Fortune Magazine, “Top 5 New England Getaway”; Travel+Leisure, “Top 10 Classic New England Inns; awarded prestigious Four Diamonds by AAA.


-Elopement Package
-Business Traveler’s Package
-Discover Newport Package
-Seasonal Specials

Our Amenities:

  • Pet Friendly
  • Fireplace
  • Jacuzzi
  • Internet

Guest Comments:

“One of the top romantic inns in New England,” Frommer’s – 2012