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BOOK EARLY! PRICED BELOW MAJOR NEWPORT HOTELS AND INCLUDES PARKING, WiFi, GOURMET CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST, WINE, COFFEE/TEA, BOTTLED WATER, SNACKS, ETC.! To determine the seasonal rates/cost for your specific arrival and departure dates: 1) click on 'More Details' below; or 2) email OceanRomance@mail.com; or 3) call (401) 440-6080; or 4) email through this site. NOTE: Children must be 12 or older to be guests. The Ocean Romance yacht stays at the dock with no cruise/charter option. The guest limit is six (6) persons, a maximum of two (2) people per guest room (no exceptions). DO NOT RELY ON THE INSTANT QUOTE FEATURE!
Enjoy the yachting lifestyle on the luxurious 80' OCEAN ROMANCE yacht with its spectacular flybridge lounge! OCEAN ROMANCE is the TOP RATED 5 STAR Bed & Breakfast/Hotel with the TOP RATED continental breakfast in the Newport, RI area! See 22 5 Star Reviews here and 38 more 5 Star Reviews on TripAdvisor. Open year round except for Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas/New Year's Eve/Day holiday periods. Spring/Fall rates discounted 30% off the 'in season' rates! An alternative to land-based bed and breakfasts, Ocean Romance is a quiet yachting atmosphere for couples, families and groups of mature adults. It is the perfect getaway for an extraordinary vacation, honeymoon, anniversary, romantic weekend, special celebration, reunion, friends' weekend or sightseeing trip. Rent 1, 2 or all 3 guest rooms. Price includes gourmet hot continental breakfast buffet, coffee, tea, bottled water and soda, snacks, candy, yogurt, free WiFi and cable TV and a split bottle of wine. Free parking May through October.
LOCATIONS: Mid-May through October: the yacht is at beautiful Goat Island on Dock S with free parking. A boarding ladder is used at this fixed dock due to tidal changes. The yacht is 100 yards from the Hyatt Regency Hotel and a few minutes walk to Belle Mer and Regatta Place, first class wedding/reception venues on Goat Island. Look over at the Newport Shipyard Marina where world class sailing yachts and mega-yachts come and go daily and at the hundreds of boats moored in Newport Harbor. Walk, drive or take one of the water shuttles from the Hyatt Regency or from the Marina Pub on Goat Island to downtown Newport's restaurants, bars and historic attractions and Fort Adams!
From early November through mid-May: the yacht is docked at the Bowen's Wharf Dock at 1 Bowen's Landing in historic downtown Newport. Boarding stairs are used at this floating dock. Guest parking is usually available next door in the large lot at the Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina, 49 Americas Cup Avenue, Newport for a nightly fee.
Ocean Romance is a custom designed/built bed and breakfast motor yacht with a separation of areas for guests' privacy. Each private guest room has its own bathroom with hair dryer and toiletries, flat screen TV with built in DVD player, internet access, climate control and windows. The yacht's comfortable main salon has a flat screen TV, bar with two (2) stocked refrigerators and a day head (half bathroom). A circular staircase connects to the guest rooms below and huge flybridge lounge above.
Two (2) night minimum stay on most weekends. Three (3) night minimum stays on Memorial Day weekend 2015 and Labor Day weekend 2015.
NIGHTLY RATES (Add Tax): From March 29, 2015 through May 21, 2015, $275 for a Queen bedroom and $350 for the King bedroom. From May 22, 2015 through September 6, 2015, $395 for a Queen bedroom and $450 for the King bedroom except on Friday and Saturday nights in July and August, 2015, a Queen bedroom is $450 and the King bedroom is $525. From September 7, 2015 through September 30, 2015, a Queen bedroom is $350 and the King bedroom is $425. From October 1, 2015 through November 24, 2015, a Queen bedroom is $295 and the King bedroom is $375.
Ocean Romance Yacht Information/Policies: Guest Reservations: Reservations confirmed by email upon receipt of payment in full. Maximum of two (2) guests per guest room, with six (6) maximum overnight guests. Taxes: Six percent (6%) City of Newport hotel tax and a seven percent (7%) sales tax for the State of Rhode Island. Payment: Ocean Romance accepts payment by cash, bank cashier's check, personal check, debit card or credit card. Payment by credit card or wire transfer required from international guests. Children: We allow well-behaved, supervised children twelve (12) years of age and older accompanied by an adult(s) at all times when on the yacht. Check In/Check Out/Overstays/Unregistered Guests: Guest check in time is 4 p.m. or after on the day the reservation commences, with check out time no later than 11 a.m. on the day the reservation ends. For an additional fee to be arranged in advance, guests may check in early or extend the check out time. Cancellations: Cancellations must be by email at least thirty (30) days before the arrival date to receive a partial refund. If timely cancelled, a $50 administrative fee per guest room per night cancelled plus 3% of the total price of the reservation will be charged, with the remainder refunded. Guests who depart for any reason prior to their scheduled departure time (or who are a 'no-show') are not entitled to a refund. Common Areas: In addition to their guest room, registered guests shall have shared access/use of the yacht's common areas: the main salon with bar and day head, aft (stern) cockpit and forward exterior main deck (bow) of the yacht, plus until 10 p.m. at night the top level flybridge lounge accessible via the circular stairs. However, the lower helm, forward lower salon, galley and forward staterooms are the owner’s (and crew’s) private quarters which are off limits to all guests. Guests may not use or board the tender boat. There is no fishing, swimming or diving from the Ocean Romance yacht or docks. Food And Beverages: A gourmet hot continental breakfast buffet is available in the main salon of the Ocean Romance yacht each morning, usually at 9:30 a.m. unless otherwise arranged. Please help yourself to the snacks/candy set out in the main salon and cheese sticks, yogurt, soft drinks, bottled water and juice in the refrigerators behind the bar. Alcoholic Beverages: Guests of legal drinking age may bring their own alcoholic beverages on to the Ocean Romance yacht at their own risk and may use the refrigerators in the main salon. Swim Suits/Suntan Lotion: Guests may not sit on the yacht's interior furniture or flybridge lounge furniture in wet swimsuits or while wearing suntan lotion as it may damage the furniture. Guests may sun themselves on the bow or cockpit. Use Of Toilets: With the exception of human waste and marine grade toilet tissue, YOU MUST NOT put any other objects in the yacht’s toilets. The sewage disposal system in the yacht will not dispose of anything else. Feminine products and Kleenex tissues CANNOT be put in the toilets on the yacht. Please use the pink bags supplied for all these other items and put them in the trash. Valuables: Guests are solely responsible for their own valuables and safekeeping of their property. Ocean Romance is not responsible for loss of any property of any person. Please lock your guest room to secure your valuables Safety/Liability: A yacht is inherently dangerous and safety precautions must constantly be observed. Surfaces may be slippery when wet, especially the decks, ramps and boarding ladder, as well as the circular stairs leading up to the flybridge lounge from the main salon. Extreme care should be exercised when boarding and leaving the vessel and when using the exterior common areas of the Ocean Romance yacht. Ocean Romance is not responsible for any injury or death suffered by a registered guest or any other person while boarding, disembarking or while on the Ocean Romance yacht. The Ocean Romance yacht is not appropriate for disabled persons for safety reasons and is not handicap accessible. Sleeping quarters are equipped with combination carbon monoxide, fire and smoke alarms, plus high water alarms below the floors. Quiet Hours: Between the hours of 10 p.m. and 9 a.m. the entire marina and Ocean Romance’s common area are a quiet zone. The flybridge lounge closes at 10 p.m. unless otherwise arranged in advance. If you enter the yacht after 10:00 p.m., leave before 9:00 a.m. or use the main salon before 9 a.m., please do so quietly so as not to disturb other guests. Strictly Prohibited: Unregistered guests, loud parties, misconduct, animals, underage drinking, unlawful drugs, red wine, cranberry and other dark juices, smoking and candles are not permitted on the Ocean Romance yacht. Guests who violate any of these rules, which are strictly enforced, agree when booking a guest room to:1) forfeit the remainder of their entire group's stay on the Ocean Romance yacht without a refund; and 2) for Ocean Romance to charge them/their credit card to pay for any and all damages/losses caused to the Ocean Romance yacht and/or its contents by such guest and/or his/her invitees. Damages: Guests when booking agree to pay by credit card for the following damages:$250 for smoking on the yacht for an odor removal fee; $50 for cleaning a soiled/stained silk bedspread (if possible), or replacement cost, whichever is less; $400 for an unregistered overnight guest; $50 for cleaning bedsheets soiled/stained with body fluids/ blood, food, beverages, etc.; $200 for a guest who overstays after the 11 a.m. check out time without advance permission; $50 plus the actual cost to professionally clean carpet of any stains/spillage, etc. caused by guest; $50 plus the actual cost to repair the sewage disposal system caused by a guest improperly flushing an unapproved item(s) down a toilet on the yacht; $50 plus the actual cost of any and all damage caused to the yacht and/or its furnishings by a guest/invitees.
No maid service or room service available.
Ocean Romance may change guest room rates and/or policies at its sole discretion.
The Honeymoon Suite, Anniversary Stateroom and Courtship Stateroom each have a private bath, flat screen TV with built in DVD player, internet access, individual climate control and key lockable doors....moreless
Flat screen TVs with built in DVD players in guest rooms, day head, ice machine, microwave, refrigerators, wet bar sink and coffee/tea machine located in main salon.
Continental Breakfast Menu: Free gourmet hot continental breakfast buffet. Breakfast is prepared by the Innkeepers and includes at least one hot entree. In the morning, come to the main salon and enjoy a gourmet breakfast buffet. Your taste buds will come alive as you sample seasonal fresh fruits, egg dishes, homemade scones, pastries and muffins, bagels, yogurt, cereals and assorted coffees, teas and juices. If you have special dietary needs, call us and we will work to accomodate you.
A microwave oven and toaster are available for your use in bar area of the main salon....moreless
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Parking in non-reserved spaces on Goat Island is free, subject to availability....moreless
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Experience the unique grandeur and casual elegance of a dockside bed and breakfast adventure in picturesque Newport Harbor aboard the Ocean Romance, a luxurious, custom built 80' Bertram classic motor yacht. Newport, Rhode Island is a destination city with something for everyone -- fine restaurants, nightlife, museums, historic mansions, sightseeing, shopping, beautiful beaches, water sports -- all within walking distance or a short drive of Ocean Romance, plus major events such as tennis tournaments, Black Ships Challenge and several music festivals.
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