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Newport Harbor Light

Goat Island, Newport, RI 02840
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Amazing place!!!

After crossing the Jamestown Verrazano bridge over to Rhode Island and encountered a magnificent... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Travelcooking
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London, United Kingdom
Passed by the light in the harbor

Passed by the light in the harbor. Rather overpowered by the bridge. But it serves as a boaters... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Cavydad
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Camarillo, California
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Goat Island, Newport, RI 02840
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

After crossing the Jamestown Verrazano bridge over to Rhode Island and encountered a magnificent view of the yachts and boats around us, we could only just park to have a better sight. We found ourselves with a scenic panorama that included the light house. Also...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Passed by the light in the harbor. Rather overpowered by the bridge. But it serves as a boaters landmark. Lots of sailboats in the harbor. Terrific.

Thank Cavydad
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

The harbor walk offers a nice view from the bridge and a lot of boats around. I was able to capture a cruise ship which made it even better.

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

A cute little lighthouse that can only be accessed thru the hotel lobby, out to the deck... down the stairs... along the path. We walked around quite a bit before realizing how to get to it.

1  Thank TimelessCafe
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Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

The old light house is on the end of Goat Island beside a large Hotel. It has a great view of the bridge and the Navy War College. It's worth a stop.

Thank william Y
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

The Goat Island Light House is on a tiny Island in the Narragansett Bay which can be reached by bridge. A large hotel over -shadows the diminutive light house. However, it is still worth seeing the lighthouse up close if you are in the area....More

1  Thank heidi F
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

The lighthouse is historic, but well maintained. It is on the grounds of the Hyatt Hotel on Goat Island in Newport, Rhode Island. You can walk up to -- but not go into the lighthouse). Stand on the approach to Goat Island at Storer Park...More

1  Thank Ron S
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