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Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast

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Overview
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28 W Point Rd, Branford, CT 06405-5732 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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Ideally located in the quaint village of Stony Creek, this secluded luxury B&B features magnificent views of the Thimble Islands and Long Island Sound right at your doorstep. It's a perfect location to relax and More enjoy the beautiful Connecticut shoreline, 12 miles east of New Haven and 75 miles from New York City. Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast offers two elegant guest bedrooms each with private bath and glorious water views. Amenities include a spacious living room with fireplace, dining room, family room with HD plasma TV, wireless internet, screened porch, large garden terrace, 30-foot pier, and parking. Town beaches, scenic village greens, quaint shops, nature walks, boat tours, hiking trails, fine restaurants, and vibrant cultural attractions are minutes away. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$175 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Connecticut > Branford
Location
Full view
Getting there
New Haven Airport11 km
Long Island MacArthur Airport60 km
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Reviews (66)
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All reviews wine and cheese perfect hosts overlooking the water long island sound french toast breathtaking views creme brûlée b and b little slice of heaven perfect stay perfect setting guest rooms are mini vacation li sound restaurants in the area breakfast options boat tour
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

I had high expectations before arriving at the Thimble Islands Bed and Breakfast: the pictures on the website were impressive as was the description. I have to say that my expectations fell utterly short of reality. This place is a unique and marvelous find. The...More

Thank Paul T
Response from Julie B, Owner at Thimble Islands Bed & BreakfastResponded June 18, 2018

What a wonderful review. We thank you so much for your many kind remarks about your stay here at Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast and hope we'll have the opportunity of welcoming you again.

Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Hosts Julie and Tony run an amazing b&b. Their house is in a stunning location and tastefully decorated. They are superb hosts and seem to understand the balance between friendly and privacy. The guest rooms are big with excellent bathrooms. Our bed was very comfortable....More

Thank Martin H
Response from Julie B, Owner at Thimble Islands Bed & BreakfastResponded May 29, 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. We greatly appreciate guests taking the time to write and are very gratified to know that we lived up to high expectations! It was such a pleasure having you and we hope to welcome you back some...More

Reviewed January 17, 2018

We stayed there for just 1 night a few weeks ago in January; it was negative 10 degrees that night but warm and cozy inside. Julie and Tony were excellent hosts and breakfast was fantastic! Very comfortable room and excellent views. We'd love to come...More

Thank EricFromRI
Response from Julie B, Owner at Thimble Islands Bed & BreakfastResponded January 19, 2018

Thanks so much for your excellent review. We greatly appreciate our guests taking the time to write. We hope to welcome you back next summer. Warm regards, Julie & Tony

Reviewed November 14, 2017

Once in a while you get lucky and get to enjoy a B&B that makes you appreciate excellence, and Julie and Tom's inn accomplishes it. From the moment we arrived for our two day stay until we (sadly) departed we were pampered and warmly welcomed...More

Thank vivtrip
Response from Julie B, Owner at Thimble Islands Bed & BreakfastResponded November 16, 2017

What a wonderful review! We thank you so much for your kind words and are very appreciative when guests take the time to write. Hoping to welcome you back, Julie & Tony

Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

We came here for our the night of our wedding and it was absolutely incredible! The room is beyond amazing and feels like you are in a little piece of paradise! There is nothing like the view- it is absolutely stunning! Breakfast is amazing! The...More

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Postures
November 1, 2016|
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Response from Julie B | Property representative |
Yes, we have availability in either of our two guest rooms. You may book on line or call me at 203-488-3693. Julie Broom
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Angela L
June 21, 2015|
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Response from Julie B | Property representative |
Our Egret Room is available August 3. Both the Egret and Heron Rooms are available August 4-6 with check-out on the 7th. Julie Broom
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nath172014
October 31, 2014|
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Response from Julie B | Property representative |
Hi, I believe we spoke on the phone the day you sent this inquiry, which is why I haven't responded to this written request. Our Heron Room is $300/night in August, with one night complimentary if you stay 7 nights. Please... More
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"Only two rooms. I think then views from the “Egret Room” is slightly nicer but both are excellent."
paultK7165BE
Jun. 17, 2018
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"Both room are equally desirable with great views and wonderful decor."
suecarr2017
Aug. 11, 2017
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"Both the Egret and Heron rooms have excellent views ... you can fall asleep with the lapping of the ocean..."
TravelingWithJ
Jul. 1, 2017
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"Both rooms have excellent views and amenities."
thadeousm
Mar. 28, 2017
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