Treat Yourself To A Getaway
On The Ocean Romance 
Dockside Bed & Breakfast Yacht!


Call: (888) 506-2991
Goat Island Marina-Dock S
5 Marina Plaza
Newport, RI 02840-8524

   The Ocean Romance dockside bed and breakfast yacht hotel offers three (3) guest staterooms for rent, each with a private bathroom, which accomodate up to two (2) overnight guests each. The overall guest limit is six (6). Rent 1, 2 or 3 guest staterooms. Children must be at least twelve (12) years of age to come aboard or be guests on the Ocean Romance yacht.

   Guest stateroom rates for  2018 and 2019 are quoted per night per guest stateroom (double occupancy). Prices include the use and enjoyment of your private guest stateroom, as well as the main salon, flybridge lounge, cockpit and bow common areas. The prices include parking, a gourmet hot continental breakfast buffet, coffee, tea, soda, candy, snacks, WiFi and Direct TV.

   The Ocean Romance yacht stays at the dock and does not offer a cruise or charter option.

The Ocean Romance yacht is not handicap accessible, and is not appropriate for handicapped and very elderly people. A boarding ladder may be used to get on and off the vessel because the yacht is docked on a fixed dock with tidal (water level) changes.

In operation since 2012, the Ocean Romance Yacht is the # 1 RATED BED & BREAKFAST and hotel in the Newport, Rhode Island area and is the one and only "5 STAR" rated Bed & Breakfast! It also has the # 1 rated CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST and the # 1 rated LOCATION in the Newport area based on GUESTS' REVIEWS! See our consistent 5 STAR guest reviews on; HomeAway, VRBO and TripAdvisor! BOOK DIRECT WITH US TO AVOID BOOKING FEES!

Contact Ocean Romance directly at
or call (401) 440-6080 or
Toll Free at  (888) 506-2991.

BOOK EARLY for Spring, Summer and Fall, especially weekends and holiday periods. Stay on the Ocean Romance Yacht at beautiful Goat Island Marina (Dock S). Reopening May 11, 2018 through November 10, 2018.

The United States' only dockside bed & breakfast yacht hotel is located on Dock S at Goat Island Marina approximately 100 yards from Belle Mer and Regatta Place, first class wedding/reception venues, and Gurney's Resort and Marina (f/k/a the Hyatt Regency Hotel).

The four (4) restaurants on Goat Island are just a short walk away. Look across the harbor a few hundred yards at the Newport Shipyard where world class sailing yachts and mega-yachts dock, and come and go on a daily basis. Walk, drive, take the van shuttle or the water shuttle a short distance to downtown Newport's restaurants, bars and historic attractions!

White Yacht, Bed and Breakfast in Newport, RI

Ocean Romance Yacht Information/Policies


Guest Reservations: Will be confirmed by email upon receipt of full payment. Max. 2 guests per room, 6 max. overnight guests. Guests acknowledge, consent and agree to cancellation/refund policy at time of booking/payment.
Taxes: 6% City of Newport hotel tax, 7% sales tax for the State of Rhode Island.
Payment: Payment by personal check or credit card. International guests must pay by credit card or wire transfer and related fees.
Children: Well-behaved, supervised children TWELVE (12) years of age and older allowed accompanied by an adult(s) at all times when on the yacht.
Check In/Check Out/Overstays/Unregistered Guests: Check in time 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. on day reservation begins, with check out no later than 11 a.m. on day reservation ends after last night.  Cancellations/Refunds: Cancellations/refunds are controlled by the cancellation/refund policy of the vacation listing website through which guest(s) booked a guest room(s) on the Ocean Romance yacht. However, if the booking was made directly with Ocean Romance LLC without a vacation listing website involved, all cancellations are required by email at least sixty (60) calendar days before arrival date for partial refund. If timely cancelled, a $50 administrative fee per guest room per night cancelled will be charged; and 4% of the total price of the reservation will also be charged for credit card processing fees (unless previously paid by guest or guest(s) paid by check), with the remainder refunded. There shall be no refunds if late notice, if guest(s) depart for any reason prior to scheduled departure time (or 'no-shows') or if guest(s) use the guest room and facilities.

Common Areas: Guests have shared access/use of the yacht's common areas: main salon, cockpit and forward exterior main deck (bow) of the yacht, plus 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 off limits to guests. Guests may not use/board the tender boat. No fishing, swimming or diving is permitted from the Ocean Romance yacht or Goat Island Marina docks.
Food & Drink: A gourmet hot continental breakfast buffet is served in the main salon each morning at 9:00 a.m. unless otherwise arranged. Please advise in advance of dietary requirements (food allergies, gluten free, vegetarian, etc.). Help yourself to the snacks/candy set out in the main salon and soft drinks, water and juice, etc. in two (2) refrigerators behind the bar.
Alcoholic Beverages: Guests of legal drinking age may bring alcoholic beverages on to the Ocean Romance yacht at their own risk (BYOB) and may use the refrigerators in 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 will damage the furniture. Sunbathing is allowed 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. 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. Extreme care should especially be exercised when boarding and leaving the vessel and when using the boarding ladder.. Ocean Romance is not responsible for any injury or death suffered by a registered guest or any other person while boarding, disembarking or while onboard the Ocean Romance yacht. The Ocean Romance yacht is not appropriate for disabled or very elderly 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 stateroom floors.
Quiet Hours: Between the hours of 10 p.m. and 9 a.m., the entire marina and Ocean Romance Yacht’s common areas are a quiet zone. 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. Please keep your TV volume low during Quiet Hours!
Strictly Prohibited: Unregistered guests, loud parties, misconduct, animals, underage drinking, non-prescription drugs, 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 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 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 yacht for odor removal fee; $50 for cleaning soiled/stained silk bedspread or replacement cost, whichever is less; $400 for an unregistered overnight guest; $50 for cleaning soiled/stained bedding; $300 for guest who unreasonably overstays 11 a.m. check out time without advance permission; $50 plus actual cost to professionally clean carpet of stains/spillage, etc. caused by guest; $50 plus actual cost to repair sewage disposal system caused by guest flushing unapproved item(s) down a toilet on the yacht; $50 plus cost of damage caused yacht/furnishings.
There is no maid/room service.

Ocean Romance may change guest room rates and/or policies at its sole discretion.