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Connecticut's Quiet Corner
13 Canterbury Road, Suite 3 P.O. Box 145
Brooklyn, CT 06234-0145
Phone: 860.779.6383
Fax 860.779.6390
Toll free 888.628.1228
Email:quietcorner@snet.net

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ACCOMMODATIONS

KEY

rate for double room/night: ac = air conditioning
$ = up to $49 cc = credit card
$$ = $50 to $89 pc = personal check
$$$ = $90 and up g = tour groups welcome
smoking is not permitted, unless indicated h = handicap access
animals are not allowed, unless indicated  

B&B Association Pledge: We welcome guests to an experience of hospitality & comfort. Attention to detail & personal service are the hallmarks of our commitment.
Please visit their web site at http://www.nectbnbassoc.com for a list of association members and room availability.

ASHFORD

Ashford Motel
26 Snow Hill Rd. (exit 72 off I-84) - 06278 (860)487-3900
Quiet, comfortable rooms are tucked in a wooded setting, that is easily accessible to Old Sturbridge Village and UConn. 43 rooms, TV-Prime Star, phone, children welcome, ac, $, $$, cc, h.

Buck Homestead B&B
630 Westford Rd./Rte. 89 - 06278 (860)429-4568
Situated on 13 acres, this recently renovated 200-year-old house is decorated in period style with modern amenities. 2 bedrooms, shared bath, full breakfast, shared TV, children over 12 welcome, $$, pc.

BROOKLYN

Friendship Valley Inn Friendship Valley Inn
60 Pomfret Road / Scenic Route 169 - 06234
860-779-9696
Antiques, private baths, fireplaces, and hearty breakfasts welcome discerning guests to this charming 1795 National Historic Register country house. 5 bedrooms, private baths, full breakfast, meeting room for 15,children over 7 welcome, $$$, pc, g.

CANTERBURY

Little Red Schoolhouse
25 Lisbon Rd. - 06331 (860)546-6238
Once a one-room schoolhouse, built circa 1849, this lovely 3-room country cottage is now fully furnished and sleeps 4 comfortably. 1 bedroom, full bath, country kitchen, living room w/full size futon, TV, phone, laundry, charcoal grill, fire pit, picnic table, $400/week, pc.

CHAPLIN

Old Gurley Tavern Country Inn
42 Chaplin Street -- 06235 (860) 455-1457, toll free (800) 575-3729
www.oldgurleytavern.com email: aileen@nantucket.net
1822 Federal-style building in the heart of historic district boasts gracious rooms, period furnishings, scenic views, and Federal-style garden. 4 bedrooms, private baths, numerous fireplaces, $$, ac, pc. J12

COLUMBIA

Olivia's Garden B&B
256 Rte. 66 & Hennequin Rd. - 06237 (860)228-8070
Homegrown flowers, fruits and vegetables are offered to guests at this attractive 1750 Colonial Cape. Cider is pressed and maple syrup is produced on the premises. 3 bedrooms, some private baths, continental breakfast, meeting room, lake, tennis, children over 12 welcome, $$, pc.

COVENTRY

Bird-In-Hand B&B
2011 Main St./Rte. 31 - 06238 (860)742-0032
This 18th century Colonial home is set among split rail fences, stone walls, and perennial gardens. Available for private gatherings and hearth cooking demonstrations by appointment. 4 bedrooms (3 with fireplaces), private baths, full breakfast, ac, TV, children over 10 welcome, $$, cc.

Mill Brook Farm B&B
110 Wall St. - 06238 (860)742-5761
Located in the center of historic Coventry village this cozy 1850 farmhouse and working sheep farm is a short walk from antique shops, historic sights, and restaurants. 2 bedrooms, shared bath, full breakfast, shared TV, smoking permitted, pets and children welcome, $$, pc.

Old Eagleville Inn
670 StonehouseRd. (Rt. 275) - 06238 (860)742-1872, toll free (800)721-8058 email: oldeaglevilleinn@snet.net

Yankee hospitality awaits you. This colonial saltbox home is nestled on 7 riverside acres. Canoe, fish, cross country ski, or walk the nature paths on the pristine grounds. In the evening, ice cream sundaes served alongside a raging fireplace (winter) or on the deck (summer). UConn is only 5 minutes away. 4 bedrooms all with private baths (some with Whirlpool baths), full breakfast, meeting room for 18, Multiple TV's, ac, children over 5 welcome, ac, $$, pc, cc, g.

Special Joys B&B
41 North River Rd. - 06238 (860)742-6359
This AAA rated pink-towered Victorian home with a private entrance, balcony, and dining room also houses a doll & toy shop and adjacent museum. Near historic sights and restaurants. 3 bedrooms, 2 private baths, full breakfast, TV, children over 6 welcome, ac, $$, pc, cc.

DANIELSON see KILLINGLY

KILLINGLY

Budget Inn
771 Hartford Pike/Rte. 101E (Dayville) - 06241 (860)774-4515
The motel is easily accessible to I-395, is near restaurants and outdoor activities, and is only 35 minutes from Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Casinos. 20 rooms, TV, phone, laundry, restricted smoking, jacuzzi, large screen TV, children welcome, ac, $, $$, $$$, cc, g.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites 1-800 HOLIDAY
16 Tracy Rd., (exit 94 off I-395, Dayville) - 06241 (860)779-3200
Opening late Spring 1999. This new hotel features an indoor pool, fitness room, and free breakfast bar. Just half an hour from two casinos or Old Sturbridge Village and only 10 Minutes from Putnam Antique Center. 78 rooms & suites, function/meeting rooms, computer hook-up, coffee makers, free local phone calls, and more. AARP and AAA rates available. Fully ADA compliant, $$, ac, cc, g, h.

Pond View B&B
1433 Hartford Pike/Rte. 101 - 06243 (860)779-6247
Look out over two states or ponder the depths of the adjacent pond from this contemporary-style house. Enjoy antiquing in nearby Putnam, bicycling, ice-skating, or simply relaxing over a good book. 3 rooms, private baths, continental breakfast, children welcome, $$, reservations.

LEBANON

Spa at Grand Lake
1667 Exeter Rd./Rte. 207 - 06249 (860)642-4306
Located on 75 acres of lush countryside, this is the perfect place to lose weight, relax and de-stress. Package includes aerobics, swimnastics, yoga, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis, and free massage. 51 rooms, private baths, TV, ac, $$$, pc, cc.

Victoria Crossing B&B
922 Beaumont Hwy (Jct. 87 & 289) - 06249 (860) 642-6998 Tel/Fax Located on Historic Lebanon Green. Large shaded lawns and many gardens. Sunroom with hot tub. Special linens. Full country breakfast. 4 guest rooms w/antiques - some private baths, $$, ac, cc, pc, g. P7.

MANSFIELD

Altnaveigh Inn
957 Storrs Rd./Rte. 195 (Storrs) - 06268 (860)429-4490
A 1734 country farmhouse located in the historic district of Storrs, only 1 1/2 miles south of UConn, houses this cozy inn and well-known restaurant. 5 bedrooms, 2 private baths, continental breakfast, $$, cc, g.

Best Western - Regent Inn
123 Storrs Rd./Rte. 195 - 06250 (860)423-8451
This modern motel with meeting room, indoor pool, and athletic facility is located near UConn, shopping, golf, and restaurants. 88 rooms, TV, phone, laundry, ac, $$, cc, g, h.

Fitch House B&BThe Fitch House
563 Storrs Rd./Rte. 195 - 06250 (860)456-0922
Spacious rooms, tastefully furnished with antiques, grace this elegant Greek Revival mansion, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Near UConn. 2 bedrooms, private baths, full breakfast, TV, children over 12 welcome, hiking, tennis, boating nearby, $$, $$$, pc.

Spring Hill Schoolhouse
38 Spring Hill Rd. (Storrs) - 06268 (860) 429-5050 1810 Schoolhouse, fully refurbished and expanded to six rooms for short-term rental, sleeps five, near UCONN Campus. 3 bedrooms, full bath, large eat-in kitchen, living room, TV room, screened porch, cable, washer & dryer, large yard, country setting, $$$ per night, $ per night 30 days or more. L9.

Still Waters B&B
129 Summit Rd. - 06268 (860)429-9798
A unique contemporary fieldstone bed & breakfast provides its guests with a peaceful, park-like, wooded setting overlooking a pond. Minutes from UConn. 2 bedrooms, private baths, full breakfast, TV, hiking, $$, pc.

Storrs Farmhouse B&B
448 Gurleyville Rd. (Storrs) - 06268 (860)429-1400
Enjoy the nearby antique shops, trails for hiking, cross-country skiing, and federal open space parks while staying at this charming country B&B. 5 bedrooms and suites, private baths, full breakfast, TV, smoking permitted, children welcome, ac, $$, group rates, reservations a must.

PLAINFIELD

Isaac Shepard House B&B
165 Shepard Hill Rd. (Central Village) - 06332 (860)564-3012
Charmingly restored, this 1750 Colonial home with fireplaces has a deck that overlooks well-tended gardens and the fields of a wildlife preserve. 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, full breakfast, TV, phone, children welcome. Two separate apartments, sleeps 3, private baths, kitchens. Special off-season rates. ac, $, $$, pc.

Plainfield Motel
66 E. Main St./Rte. 14 (860)564-2791 (exit 89 off I-395, Moosup) - 06354
Easily accessible, halfway between Old Sturbridge Village and Mystic Seaport, the motel offers comfortable rooms, efficiencies, outdoor pool, and gift shop. 35 rooms, TV, phone, laundry, pets and children welcome, children under 12 free, ac, $$, cc, g, h.

Plainfield Yankee Motor Inn
Lathrop Rd. (exit 87 off I-395) - 06374 (860)564-4021
This comfortable hotel is within walking distance of Greyhound Park and is a 15-minute ride from Foxwoods & Mohegan Sun Casinos. Centrally located, it is near Falls Creek Farms, fairgrounds, auto racing, antique shops and Mystic Seaport & Village. 49 rooms, TV, meeting/function rooms, free in-house movies, coffee & donuts for guests, $$, cc, senior rates, Bus Tours Welcome/Group Rates, g, h.

POMFRET

Celebrations Inn, A Festive Bed & Breakfast
330 Pomfret St./Rte.169 - 06259 (860)928-5492 (877)928-5492
Email: jean@celebrationsinn.com
Magnificent 1885 Queen Anne Victorian. Spacious, with fireplaces in parlor, library, & dining room. Charming seasonal decorations. Huge porch and deck overlook 2 acres of landscaped gardens. 5 rooms: different themes in each, 2 w/fireplaces, 2 suites, private baths, scrumptious multiple course breakfast; afternoon tea with herbal cordial and treats; meeting rooms; $$$, pc, cc. G17

Chickadee Cottage B&B
70 Averill Road/Rte 44 - 06259 (860)-963-0587
Email: info@chickadeecottage.com
Completely renovated, our charming cottage offers "sophisticated warmth." Recommended by The New York Times, Country Inns Magazine, The Boston Globe, and more. Spacious antique-filled cottage offers complete privacy, walking & nature trails. Seasonal packages. 10 min. to Putnam Antiques District. 2 bedrooms (1 in separate cottage), 2 private baths, walking paths, children over 4 welcome. ac, cc, pc, $$$. H17.

Clark Cottage at Wintergreen B&B
354 Pomfret St./Rte. 169 - 06258 (860)928-5741
An 18-room cottage on the former Clark estate, this charming B&B is surrounded by 100-year old trees and gardens and overlooks a peaceful valley. 4 bedrooms, private baths, full breakfast, biking, children welcome, senior rates, ac, $$, pc, cc, g.

Cobbscroft B&B
349 Pomfret St./Rte.169 - 06258 (860)928-5560
An art gallery and gift shop are found in the barn, while cherished antiques fill this comfortable 18001s home. 4 bedrooms, private baths, full breakfast, $$, senior rates, pc, cc.

Daniel Trowbridge House B&B
193 Hampton Rd./Rte. 97 - 06259 (860)974-3622
An 18th-century farmhouse with large, comfortable rooms is set on 70 pastoral acres. Explore the surrounding ponds, fields, and stone walls. Opening late summer 1999. Open Fri. - Sun. and by special arrangement. 2 bedrooms, private baths, full breakfast, children over 7 welcome, $$$, pc.

Inn at Fox Hill Farm
760 Pomfret St. (Rt. 169) – 06258 (P.O. Box 32), 860-928-5240,
email: foxhillfarm@snet.net
A destination for all seasons. Charming 1 bdrm. country cottage suite. Private entrance, king bed, kitchen & private bath w/ claw foot tub, on 75 rolling acres. Full country breakfast, smoke free. $$$.

Grosvenor Place B&B
321 Deerfield Rd./Rte. 97 - 06258 (860)928-4633
This early 17001s Colonial home with period decor, winding stairway and fireplaced rooms, welcomes you to share its history. 3 bedrooms, private baths, continental breakfast, $$, pc.

Wappoquia Brook B&B
246 Pomfret Street/Rte. 169/44 - 06259 (860) 928-4340
This picturesque colonial farmhouse on scenic Route 169 has it's own separate apartment with bedrooms, kitchen, living room, dining room and separate entrance. A small herd of Hereford cattle graze on 20+ acres of rolling pastures. Two bedrooms, private baths, plentiful continental breakfast, shared TV, phone, laundry, fax, children welcome, cat on premises, $$, pc. G17.

PUTNAM

The Colonnade B&B
255 E. Putnam Rd. - 06260 (860)963-2569
This 18001s Greek Revival home features upper and lower large porches. Its country setting with pastures, rock walls, maple-lined driveways, offer a perfect backdrop for its spacious rooms. 1 bedroom, 1 suite, private baths, continental-plus breakfast, children over 8 welcome, restricted smoking, senior rates, $$, $$$, pc.

Felshaw Tavern B&B
Five Mile River Rd. - 06260 (860)928-3467
Built circa 1742 this noble center chimney Colonial was originally built as a tavern that served local militiamen during the American Revolution. Today it is furnished with antiques, charm and a sense of history. 2 bedrooms, private baths, full breakfast, phone, restricted smoking, children welcome, $$, pc.

King's Inn
5 Heritage Rd./Rte. 12 (exit 96 off I-395) - 06260 (860)928-7961, 1-800-541-7304
This welcoming hotel with well-appointed rooms is situated on seven landscaped acres and offers a swimming pool, suite, meeting rooms, lounge, and restaurant. Located near Putnam Antiques District; half-hour drive to casinos or Old Sturbridge Village. 40 rooms, continental breakfast, TV, phone, pets, children welcome, ac, $$, cc, senior/group rates, theatre packages with Bradley Playhouse, g, h.

Thurber House B&B
78 Liberty Way/Rte. 21 - 06260 (860)928-6776
The former home of artist T. J. Thurber, this Colonial house is situated on the village common. 2 bedrooms, private/shared baths, guest rooms with fireplace, full breakfast, children over 8 welcome, $$, pc.

 

Twenty-Seven Church Street B&B
27 Church St. - 06260 (860)928-9333
This cozy B&B overlooks the Quinebaug River, with views of Cargill Falls and downtown Putnam. 1 bedroom, private bath, continental breakfast, kitchenette, smoking permitted, TV, laundry, ac, $$, pc.

SCOTLAND

Nathan Fuller House B&B
147 Plains Rd. (Box 257) - 06264 (860)456-0687
A quiet country setting welcomes you to this combined 1797 Cape and 1820 Greek Revival structure. 3 bedrooms, 2 guest baths, full breakfast, game room with TV, children over 10 welcome, cats on premises, $$, pc.

STORRS see MANSFIELD

THOMPSON

Corttis Inn B&B
235 Corttis Rd. (N. Grosvenordale) - 06255 (860)935-5652
Sample the homemade elderberry jelly at this 1758 Colonial home with its period furnishings and fireplaces and encompassing stone walls. The 900 private acres of this Bicentennial Farm have been worked by the same family for 200 years. 2 bedroom family suite, private bath, full breakfast, TV, hiking, skiing, skating, children welcome, $$, $$$, pc, senior rates.

Lord Thompson Manor
Rte. 200 - 06277 (860)923-3886
A country estate set at the end of a secluded half-mile driveway on 42 acres, the manor boasts luxury suites and spacious rooms with fireplaces. 7 bedrooms, some private baths, full breakfast, meeting rooms, weddings, restricted smoking, children welcome, $$, $$$, business rates, pc, cc, g, h.

WILLIMANTIC see WINDHAM

WILLINGTON

Sleep Inn
327 Ruby Rd./Rte. 320 (exit 71 off I-84) - 06279   800-753-3746, (860)684-1400, e-mail: sleep.inn@snet.net
The motel features comfortable rooms with modern amenities, including electronic door locks and telephones with data ports. A 15-minute ride to UConn. 62 bedrooms, private baths, continental breakfast, TV, outdoor pool, meeting rooms, smoking and non-smoking rooms, laundry, restaurant and convenience store, children welcome, ac, g, h, $$, cc.

WINDHAM

Empty Nest B&B
267 High St. - 06226 (860)423-7196
Enjoy a welcoming "at home" respite in this restored home in the historic Hill Section of Willimantic. Adjacent to Eastern Connecticut State University and 10 minutes to UConn. 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, continental breakfast, children over 3 welcome, $, $$, pc.

WOODSTOCK

B&B at Taylor's Corner

880 Rte. 171 - 06281 (860)974-0490 or (888)503-9057 toll free
taylors@neca.com
Enjoy the pleasures of the past and comforts of the present in this romantic, 18th-century Colonial boasting 8 fireplaces with hearth-side cooking, spacious air-conditioned rooms, and herb gardens. 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, full breakfast, children over 12 welcome, ac, $$, $$$, cc, pc.

Beaver Pond B&B
68 Cutler Hill Rd. - 06281 (860)974-3312
Relax in a quiet country setting on 23 acres. A beaver pond, fishing, boating and walking trails highlight this comfortable home with fireplaced sitting room. 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, full breakfast, restricted smoking, children welcome, $$, pc.

Captain Carpenter Bradford House
49 Brickyard Road - 06281 (860)974-3571
Lovely Federal-style home built ca. 1790 set on 20 acres with ponds, barns, and stone walls. 3 suites, 3 private baths, TV, phone, full breakfast, $$$, ac, pc. E14.

 

Elias Child House B&B
50 Perrin Rd. - 06281 (860)974-9836, Toll free: 1-877-974-9836
Nine fireplaces including 2 cooking hearths are among the many original features in this magnificent center hall Colonial. Its woods, gardens, and screened porch bespeak true country elegance!
3 bedrooms, private baths, fireplaces, full country breakfast, swimming pool, restricted smoking, children over 8 welcome, $$$.

English Neighborhood B&B
595 English Neighborhood Rd. - 06281 (860)928-6959
This cozy ranch-style home, situated on 20 acres, offers an in-ground pool for use in warm weather. Conveniently located near Old Sturbridge Village.2 bedrooms, shared bath, full breakfast, TV, smoking permitted, children over 3 welcome, $$, pc.

Inn at Woodstock Hill
94 Plaine Hill Rd. (at Rte. 169)- 06267 (860)928-0528, email: innwood@snet.net
Serene and sophisticated, this elegant country inn on 14 acres offers spacious rooms and suites with fireplaces as well as wedding and conference facilities. Excellent restaurant on premises. Mobil, AAA rated. 22 suites, private baths, continental-plus breakfast, TV, phones with data port, laundry, restricted smoking, children welcome, ac, $$, $$$, group rates, pc, cc, g, h.