OceanCliff

65 Ridge Rd, Newport, RI 02840 Map · Phone number · Visit website
129 Reviews
4.7 out of 5.0
For 100 Guests $16k - $26k
Guest capacity 50 to 230
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About OceanCliff

OceanCliff is a beautiful waterfront wedding venue located in Newport, Rhode Island. It occupies the site of the former Bronson Villa that was built in 1864 and has been converted to an oceanfront retreat that can hosts lavish parties and events. Located on ten acres of rolling lawns with spectacular views, this venue is perfect for a classic wedding.

Facilities and Capacity
OceanCliff has many event spaces that are the ideal backdrop for various wedding celebrations. The Grand Ballroom accommodates anywhere from 70-225 guests, while The Upper Deck seats up to 150 guests and has sweeping views of the Newport Bridge and Narragansett Bay. The Safari Room is a restaurant and bar that the couples can use for a cocktail hour or rehearsal dinner, as it accommodates 70 guests outside and 50 guests inside.

Services Offered
OceanCliff has many upscale amenities that will make the couple's wedding day fun and stress-free. The venue offers the following services:

  • Distinctive selection of wedding menus
  • Suggested vendors
  • Newport attractions
  • Elite wedding coordinators
  • Romantic wedding packages
  • Stylish guestrooms
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129 Reviews for OceanCliff

Recommended by 94% of couples


4.7 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.8
  • Professionalism 4.8
  • Flexibility 4.6
  • Value 4.6
  • Average response time 4.7

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    Namala N. · Married on 06/17/2021

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
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    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Breathtaking views and great service

    Oceancliff is such an awesome venue to have a wedding! The breathtaking views are to die for! The staff was professional and made our experience stress free! Everyone was amazing! I highly receommend!

    Sent on 06/21/2021
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    Britt C. · Married on 11/14/2020

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
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      5.0
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      5.0
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    Amazing, seamless experience

    We had such a wonderful experience working with Galen at Oceancliff. She helped us with every aspect of what we were looking for. Gave us reasonable feedback, was incredibly honest and super attentive. I never felt like I was annoying her with my millions of questions. The venue and location as well as the staff are top-notch. So happy we will be having our special day here.

    Sent on 09/05/2019

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OceanCliff Pricing

Guests

Here's what couples with similar selections spent on this venue:

$16,293 - $26,177
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This venue offers the below options which may impact pricing:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Outside Vendors
  • Set Up
  • Wifi
  • Accommodations
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Buffet
  • Cocktail Reception
  • Dessert
  • Family Style
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Outside Cake
  • Plated
  • Server(s)
  • Stations
  • Barware
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware

OceanCliff FAQ

  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 500
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    China
    Clean Up
    Event Planning
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Server(s)
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Bartender(s)
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
    230
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    50
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    7
  • Describe your venue:
    Ballroom
    Historic Building
    Hotel
    Mansion
    Resort
    Restaurant
    Waterfront
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Covered Outdoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
    Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    All Inclusive Packages
    Bar Services
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Altar/Arch
    Chairs
    Dance Floor
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Shuttle
    Valet
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    May
    June
    July
    August
    September
    October
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    November
    December

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Professional Network & Endorsements

22 Endorsements

  • Arielle Unger Photography Wedding Photographers

    Beautiful venue with an amazing wedding coordinator and staff! Highly Recommend!

  • Gwendolyn Pellegrino Photography Wedding Photographers

    A wedding celebration at OceanCliff means that not only will every detail be executed perfectly, but you and your guests will also be treated to spectacular ocean vistas and the Newport Bridge. I had the pleasure of photographing a wedding in this amazing mansion, capturing all of it's splendor. I couldn't speak more highly of it. Enjoy your wedding planning!

  • ArtImage by Sam Chinigo Wedding Photographers

    Excellent venue & staff. Wonderful views of the bay and the bridge. As I always tell my couples...find a unique venue that will create an experience for your guests. If you're looking for a great location for a ceremony by the water...this is it.

Map

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OceanCliff frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at OceanCliff?

OceanCliff includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:

  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planning
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

At OceanCliff, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?

OceanCliff includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:

  • Cake Cutting
  • Server(s)

At OceanCliff, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at OceanCliff includes:

  • Bartender(s)

What are the most important characteristics of OceanCliff in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by OceanCliff for wedding events is known for:

  • Ballroom
  • Historic Building
  • Hotel
  • Mansion
  • Resort
  • Restaurant
  • Waterfront

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at OceanCliff for wedding events?

OceanCliff offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:

  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
  • Scenic Views

What kind of wedding events does OceanCliff offer?

OceanCliff offers the following types of wedding events:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does OceanCliff offer for wedding events?

OceanCliff offers the following services for wedding events:

  • Accommodations
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does OceanCliff have available for wedding events?

OceanCliff offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:

  • Altar/Arch
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend OceanCliff and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

OceanCliff is recommended by 95% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.7 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.8 in quality of service, 4.8 in professionalism, 4.7 in average response time, 4.6 in flexibility and 4.6 in value.