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Captain Stannard Bed and Breakfast Country Inn

Westbrook, CT 06498-1904 USA (Show map)
5
2 Reviews
$150 - $220
per night

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About

The Captain Stannard House Bed and Breakfast, the Inn of Choice, is located on the Connecticut shoreline, in quaint Westbrook. Just off Boston Post Road (RT 1), we are midway between New York City and Boston, one hour from Hartford with easy access to RT 9 and I-95. It is your perfect destination in every season. It is the ideal atmosphere to explore spring love, one charming block from the beach in summer, the perfect setting to experience autumn in New England and ideal for a romantic winter getaway. Anticipate a visit to the nearby wineries, casinos, shopping outlets, theatres, museums and much more. Indulge in a massage in your room or in one of our packages or specials. We offer nine beautifully appointed guest rooms with private baths, comfortable queen beds, freshly pressed cotton linens, individual climate controls, desks and sitting areas. We welcome group events, small or large, including weddings. Our warm and inviting Dining Room can seat 35 comfortably. Linger by the fire in our outstanding Great Room or on our spectacular South porch overlooking the gardens and Gazebo. Come. We have it all. Take the train, we'll pick you up. After your stay with us, you will have found your own perfect home away from home.

Rooms & Rates

Dency Post Stannard

Our charming, beautifully appointed nine guest rooms offer private baths, comfortable queen beds, individual climate control, snack basket with Perrier water, desks, sitting areas and each is uniquely furnished. The names are significant to Captain Stannard and each room has a detailed framed description of the name. Dency Post Stannard, Captain Stannard’s mother was related though the eighth generation to John Alden and Priscilla Mullins of the Mayflower.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Kenilworth Stevens

Our charming, beautifully appointed nine guest rooms offer private baths, comfortable queen beds, individual climate control, snack basket with Perrier water, desks, sitting areas and each is uniquely furnished. The names are significant to Captain Stannard and each room has a detailed framed description of the name. Stannard ancestor, Thomas Stevens, was one of the founders of Kenilworth in 1663, now known as Westbrook’s neighboring town of Clinton.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

The Scotland

Our charming, beautifully appointed nine guest rooms offer private baths, comfortable queen beds, individual climate control, snack basket with Perrier water, desks, sitting areas and each is uniquely furnished. The names are significant to Captain Stannard and each room has a detailed framed description of the name. In 1862, Captain Stannard took command of the daring Scotland, the first steamship to ply between China and San Francisco.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Chloe Chapman

Our charming, beautifully appointed nine guest rooms offer private baths, comfortable queen beds, individual climate control, snack basket with Perrier water, desks, sitting areas and each is uniquely furnished. The names are significant to Captain Stannard and each room has a detailed framed description of the name. Chloe Chapman, Captain Stannard’s great-grandmother, was the great-granddaughter of Rev. Thomas Buckingham one of the ten founders of Yale College.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

The Nutmegger

Our charming, beautifully appointed nine guest rooms offer private baths, comfortable queen beds, individual climate control, snack basket with Perrier water, desks, sitting areas and each is uniquely furnished. The names are significant to Captain Stannard and each room has a detailed framed description of the name. Connecticut's nickname is "Constitution State", but it is also known as Nutmeg State, Provisions State and The State of Steady Habits. Nutmegger is the nickname that people in Connecticut like best.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Captain Jedediah Post

Our charming, beautifully appointed nine guest rooms offer private baths, comfortable queen beds, individual climate control, snack basket with Perrier water, desks, sitting areas and each is uniquely furnished. The names are significant to Captain Stannard and each room has a detailed framed description of the name. Captain Jedediah Post, Captain Stannard’s grandfather, was a man of “great force and energy of character” who held many important positions, including justice, in his native town of Saybrook, parent town of Westbrook Parish.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

The Stately Twin

Our charming, beautifully appointed nine guest rooms offer private baths, comfortable queen beds, individual climate control, snack basket with Perrier water, desks, sitting areas and each is uniquely furnished. The names are significant to Captain Stannard and each room has a detailed framed description of the name. Captain Elbert Stannard´s ancestral link to the Mayflower is Elbert Stannard´s grandfather, Lay Stannard and his twin, Jemima, Elbert´s grandaunt.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Barque Daniel Webster

Our charming, beautifully appointed nine guest rooms offer private baths, comfortable queen beds, individual climate control, snack basket with Perrier water, desks, sitting areas and each is uniquely furnished. The names are significant to Captain Stannard and each room has a detailed framed description of the name. Captain Stannard came East in 1859 and purchased the Barque, or bark, Daniel Webster, on which he and his bride, Harriet, took their wedding tour around Cape Horn to Asia.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Charter Oak

Our charming, beautifully appointed nine guest rooms offer private baths, comfortable queen beds, individual climate control, snack basket with Perrier water, desks, sitting areas and each is uniquely furnished. The names are significant to Captain Stannard and each room has a detailed framed description of the name. The Charter Oak, our state tree, is one of the most colorful and significant symbols of the spiritual strength and love of freedom, which inspired our Colonial forebears in their militant resistance to tyranny.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

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Reviews

Overall
5

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  • Guest room5
  • Service5
  • Value5
  • Cleanliness5
  • Dining5

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wonderful retreat

5 on May 30, 2012

We live in CT but stay here when we need a break close to home. The Brewsters are wonderful and gracious, the location is close to great reetaurants, etc, the rooms are comfortable and immaculate. LOVE this inn!!


Even a Texan loved this place

5 on October 08, 2009

I reccommend this B & B to anyone travleing in New England. It is so quaint and all the folks are so friendly here - I loved it. I am from Texas and I felt at home!


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Location

Location Type

Beachside

Airport

Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.)

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Outlet Stores, River, Vineyard, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Computer, Copier, In-room internet, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Internet Service, Library, Piano, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Wedding Facilities

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Essex Steam Train, Boat Excursions, Mystic Aquarium & Seaport, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming

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Policies

  • Check In:: 4-7 pm
  • Check Out:: 11 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Limited
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No

Terms and Conditions

  • Cancellations: We are a small Inn and count on every reservation. We must schedule arrivals and departures carefully. If you must cancel less than 14 days prior for ANY reason, we will refund only the portion of your stay we are able to rebook. No Exceptions. There is a 10% processing fee for all cancellations.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Jim & Mary Brewster

Languages spoken

English

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Serving Location: Dining Room

Recipes

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138 South Main Street , Westbrook, CT 06498-1904 USA (Show map)

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