: Providence - 40 minutes
: KIngston - 40 minutes
: 95 - RI Exit 3
: Third Beach
: quiet friendly
: Newport National Golf Course
: seafood, Japanese, American and more
Near Second Beach, known for its waves and Third Beach with calmer waters suitable for families and sailing. Down the street from The Norman Bird Sanctuary, Sachuest Point Nature Preserve, also renown for its birds. Newport National Golf Course (open to the public), Newport Equestrian Center are also nearby. Polo every Sunday in Portsmouth.
A 5-minute drive inland takes you to a fresh vegetable farm and grocery stores, a fish market (with restaurant), meat market and other specialty stores. 15 minutes to downtown Newport with further sailing and beach options, many shops, Newport Mansions, museums and excellent restaurants to choose from for every budget.
Golf: There are public and private courses within 20 minutes of the house.