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Owenego Inn & Beach Club

40 Linden Avenue, Branford, CT 06405
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New Haven, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat outdoors on the lower patio and enjoyed the views of Long Island sound while eating our lunches. It is worth the drive just to drink in the pretty as a picture shoreline. We had burgers. They were substantial and cooked perfectly. You could really spend the day sitting waterside and daydreaming. Worth the stop if you have the... More 

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Branford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

Went to dinner with friends on a beautiful summer evening. We sat on the lower deck and enjoyed the view of Long Island Sound as we dined in wine and "lite bites", their summer menu. Delicious warm lobster role served with melted butter on the side and cole slaw. A lovely evening enjoyed by all.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Our experience was far better than we ever expected. Our room was very clean and had a great view of the sound. The help was very friendly and helpful without exception. The fans in the room and the breeze from the water made our room comfortable despite the lack of air conditioning which I usually turn off anyway. Our bed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

This review is for the Inn: Pros - Time travel back to the '40's Terrific views Perfect if you want to completely disconnect Helpful, friendly staff (with one exception, see below) Cons - No air conditioning No luggage assistance and a steep flight of stairs to rooms Over-priced given the shared bathroom, lack of ac Breakfast is coffee, juice, yogurt... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

Attended a anniversary party for friends. Food and service were outstanding. Location is simply one of the best views of Long Island Sound. Grounds are lovely and inviting. You just can't miss this!!!

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Carlsbad, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

We were recently here for a few days and thought we were checking into a Bed & Breakfast; it was just a bed, and a small one at that. My wife and I had to share a double bed, which we haven't done in a very long time, and it was just too small. The staff was very nice and... More 

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Hightstown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

Our experience at the Owenego could not have been better. First, this is a place that belongs to a different time. Its a family run beach club with a small inn operation. If you're expecting a full service luxury hotel, look elsewhere. And, even though it is a beach club, I wouldnt take the kids--its a B&B: smaller rooms, no... More 

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Montclair, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

I calle in person to make the reservation and received a long notice that there would be a wedding the night we were staying and we would probably hear noise from the wedding till 10pm. That was ok. Afer waiting for the lone staff member to finish a personal call before check me in , I was shown to the... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2010

We had an absolutely wonderful time during our stay at the Owenego Inn. The rooms and the grounds are extremely well-kept and absolutely beautiful. The water was a little chilly for swimming that early in the season, but we didn't let that stop us! The fee for the room was very reasonable, and we found all of the staff very... More 

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