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New England’s Most Charming Inns, Bed & Breakfasts


New England beckons travelers with its rich history, charming towns, and breathtaking scenery. But for a truly unforgettable experience, look beyond the ordinary hotels and explore the region’s unique inns and B&Bs. These inns offer more than just a place to sleep – they provide a glimpse into the character and charm of New England itself. Join us as we delve into some of the most unique and interesting stays scattered across this captivating region.

Higgins Beach Inn

Higgins Beach Inn offers the quintessential Maine beach vacation. Perched between historic Prouts Neck and the sandy shores of Crescent Beach State Park, this scenic, comfortable inn offers a variety of accommodations, from cozy rooms for singles or couples on a budget to a suite for four with an enclosed porch. The inn is also only 20 minutes south of Portland, ME, giving you close proximity to unique shops, restaurants, and museums. But you might just want to settle in on Higgins Beach, a favorite with surfers, kayakers, and those in need of some utter relaxation in the sun. At the end of your day’s adventures, make sure to indulge in a tasty meal at the inn’s popular Shade restaurant. BOOK NOW

The B&Bs of Mystic Coast & Country

The Bed & Breakfasts of Mystic Coast & Country is your official guide to all things Southeastern Connecticut. The site features seven of the most gracious and accommodating boutique inns to book in the area, as well as a long list of suggestions on restaurants and attractions. Each inn has discounts to the restaurants and wineries that are on the site. From wineries and museums to outdoor activities and oceanfront fun, you and your family need look no further to plan the perfect Mystic getaway. Plus, each of their member inns offer many money-saving, amenity-packed specials throughout the year, so make sure to check out individual sites to take advantage of late-winter deals. BOOK NOW

The Wentworth

Nestled in New Hampshire’s White Mountains, The Wentworth is an elegant inn that’s close to a plethora of outdoor and indoor activities and attractions. Its spacious rooms and suites offer everything from oversized whirlpool tubs to gas fireplaces, river or mountain views, and inviting New England-inspired furnishings. Dine on locally sourced meals at the exceptional 1869 Room, followed by cocktails in the Alpine tavern or on the terrace. Inn amenities include a spa, outdoor heated pool, private outdoor hot tub for year-round use, volleyball and tennis courts, croquet and badminton, and proximity to everything from golf, hiking and biking to wineries and breweries. BOOK NOW

The Griswold Inn

Step back in time at The Griswold Inn, a gem in the historic seaport village of Essex, CT, since 1776. Fondly nicknamed “The Gris,” this charming inn blends modern comfort with colonial flair. Explore the property’s impressive collection of marine art before unwinding in your exquisite room, each uniquely decorated with antiques and period reproductions. Savor sophisticated cuisine in elegant dining rooms, and make sure to browse their award-winning wine list. Plus, vibrant Essex Harbor is just steps away and packed with unique shops, restaurants, and galleries. BOOK NOW

Deerfield Inn

Immerse yourself in New England charm at the Deerfield Inn, a National Historic Landmark in Deerfield, MA! Built in 1884, this classic inn offers 24 spacious rooms with period details, comfy beds, and delightful add-on options like champagne, chocolates, craft beer, and seasonal flowers. Continental breakfast is complimentary, and you’re sure to love the creative, locally sourced cuisine at their on-site restaurant Champney’s. Relax on the inn’s front porch overlooking its historic neighborhood, and explore nearby museums, shops, wineries, and hiking trails. BOOK NOW


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