Top Luxury Hotels In Connecticut

December 28, 2013 7:00 AM

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Connecticut is home to some of the most luxurious and beachfront hotels. Villas, suites and private cottages provide an upscale overnight stay. Your pets can also divulge in pampering and relaxation by your side while you travel or get away. Each of these hotels attract different guests, desires and luxuries throughout the state.

Delamar Greenwich Harbor Hotel
500 Steamboat Road
Greenwich, CT 06830
(203) 661-9800

Live the luxurious life at this modern European-style hotel. Delamar Greenwich Harbor Hotel is located on the Greenwich Harbor. Guest rooms and suites offer water views of the harbor. The hotel owns part of the private pier, available for guests arriving by boat. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served at Delamar’s l’escale, which is located 500 feet from the water. Choose from 82 rooms in a prime location for beautiful views and access to local attractions.

Water’s Edge Resort & Spa
1525 Boston Post Road
Westbrook, CT 06498
(860) 399-5901

Water’s Edge Resort & Spa is well known for its beachfront lodging. Guests can choose from 62 villas or 101 rooms and suites, some of which have ocean views. Staying overnight doesn’t just give you picture-perfect views, guests also have access to indoor and outdoor pools, tennis courts, a fitness center and beach access during their stay. Spa treatments are on sight at this luxurious hotel. Water’s Edge has the capacity for large-scale business meetings and weddings.

Inn At Stonington 
60 Water St.
Stonington, CT 06378
(860) 535-2000

Located on the waterfront, the Inn at Stonington has private balconies overlooking Fisher’s Island Sound and Stonington Harbor. Each room features a fireplace, with most including jacuzzi tubs. Having only 18 rooms provides a quieter, more private atmosphere. A wine and cheese reception is held nightly. The inn’s location is not too far from the popular attractions in Mystic, CT.

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155 Alain White Road
Morris, CT 06763
(860) 567-9600

In the hills of Litchfield County, Winvian is tucked away as a quiet oasis. Located on 113 acres of land, this luxurious resort offers three tiers of private cottages. Each cottage ranges in themes, but its lavish elegance remains the same from house to house. Specialized packages are available to make your stay memorable, including spa services and three-course dinners. Winvian features an on-site restaurant with a private dining option and spa services. Select cottages are pet friendly for an additional fee.

Saybrook Point Inn & Spa
2 Bridge St.
Old Saybrook, CT 06475
(877) 395-2000

Saybrook Point Inn & Spa attracts romancers, friends and dog lovers. Specialized packages are available to wine and dine, take advantage of spa services at the inn and for a girls getaway. The inn is pet friendly to your favorite pooch, 50 pounds or less. Staff offers dog sitters, pampering and dog beds for your room. Villas provide panoramic views of the Connecticut River, balconies and a fireplace. A second, more intimate inn named 3 Stories is being developed but is not yet available for guest rental.

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Kimberly Ord is a freelance writer and lifetime resident of Connecticut. Her work can be found at

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