An aerial photo of Sonars taken by a drone at Clagett/Oakcliff

Housing & Transportation

Housing

Make your travel plans ASAP. Rates around the Newport area increase and fill quickly!

  • The Clagett has a limited number of rooms blocked off at the Seamen's Church Institue (SCI). Click here to email Tara at SCI for more information.
  • Additional off site housing options are also available below.

Transportation

The Clagett offers a ferry service, Old Port Marine, from Perrotti Park to Fort Adams. The ferry is chair accessible.

An example schedule is posted below. When the official schedule becomes available it will be posted here.

Date Pickup Perrotti Park Pickup Fort Adams
Wednesday, 6/19 N/A 6:00 PM
Thursday, 6/20 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
Friday, 6/21 8:30 AM 7:00 PM
Saturday, 6/22 8:30 AM 7:00 PM
Sunday, 6/23 8:30 AM 6:00 PM
A photo of Siobhan MacDonald high-fiving a Clagett volunteer on the dock at Clagett Newport

off site housing options

We have provided some important information and resources in regards to accessible housing below.

Address: 4 Commercial Wharf, Newport, RI 02840

Phone Number: (401) 324-7500

Website: https://www.hammettshotel.com/

Distance to Fort Adams: 3.8 miles. Approximately a 17 minute drive.

Accessbility Statement: https://www.hammettshotel.com/accessibility/

Address: 25 America's Cup Avenue, Newport, RI 02840

Phone Number:  +1 401-849-1000 

Website: https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/pvdlw-newport-marriott

Distance to Fort Adams: 4 miles. Approximately a 17 minute drive.

Address: 317 West Main Road, Middletown, RI 02842

Phone Number: (401) 848-6555

Website: https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/mtnrihx-hampton-suites-newport-middletown/

Distance to Fort Adams: 6.3 miles. Approximately a 25 minute drive.

Address: 325 West Main Road, Middletown, RI 02842

Phone Number:  401-845-2005

Website: https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/pvdnm-residence-inn-newport-middletown/

Distance to Fort Adams: 6.6 miles. Approximately a 25 minute drive.

Address: 855 West Main Road, Middletown, RI 02842

Phone Number: 1-401-848-7128

Website:https://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/middletown/mwnri/hoteldetail

Distance to Fort Adams: 9.1 miles, Approximately a 30 minute drive.

Address: 351 West Main Road, Middletown, RI 02842

Phone Number: (401)-849-2000

Website: https://www.newporthojo.com/

Distance to Fort Adams: 6.4 miles, Approximately a 25 minute drive.

Address: 1 Bellevue Avenue Newport, RI 06840

Phone Number: (401) 837-3300

Website: https://www.hotelviking.com/accommodations/guest-rooms

Distance to Fort Adams: 4.2 miles, Approximately a 17 minute drive.

Accessibility Statement: https://www.hotelviking.com/accessibility

Address: 249 JT Connell Highway, Newport, RI 02840

Phone Number: 401-848-0600

Website: Motel 6

Distance to Fort Adams: 5.7 miles, Approximately a 23 minute drive.

Address: 1 Wave Ave, Middletown, RI 02842

Phone Number: (800) 655- 1778

Website: https://www.newportbeachhotelandsuites.com/

Distance to Fort Adams: 5.2 miles, Approximately a 20 minute drive.

Accessibility Statement: https://www.newportbeachhotelandsuites.com/accessibility

Address: 49 Americas Cup Avenue, Newport, RI 02840

Phone Number: (401) 847-9000

Website: https://www.newporthotel.com/

Distance to Fort Adams: 3.9 miles, Approximately a 17 minute drive.

Address: 337 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840

Phone Number: 401-849-8600

Website: https://www.newportbayclub.com/

Distance to Fort Adams: 3 miles, Approximately a 13 minute drive.

Address: 151 Admiral Kalbfus Road, Newport, RI 02840

Phone Number: (401) 849-9880

Website: https://www.thewayfinderhotel.com/

Distance to Fort Adams: 3.9 miles, Approximately a 17 minute drive.

Accessbility Statement: https://www.thewayfinderhotel.com/accessibility