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Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast

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28 West Point Road, Branford, CT 06405
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here in early July as a birthday gift to me from our kids. It's this quaint little place directly on the water in Brandford, CT with a view of the Thimble Islands. The inn keepers are warm and welcoming and accommodating. The room was lovely and comfortable. It was more than adequate and more than comfortable, not as... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Thimble Islands B&B feels like home and that is the highest compliment. Julie and Tony are the perfect hosts, always willing to help with dinner reservations, recommendations for things to do and see and just anything you need. Our room was so cozy and the view from every side spectacular! Breakfast each morning was amazing as was wine and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

Our innkeepers Julie and Tony are the ultimate when it comes to hospitality! I have never stayed anywhere where I have been treated as graciously as Thimble Islands Bed and Breakfast. The wine and cheese was plentiful and exquisite as were their breakfast options. We recommend the Thimble Island omelet and creme brulee French toast for breakfast. We stayed in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

An amazing time - far exceeding expectations! Outstanding location, on the water with gorgeous views from every room; the food was delicious; and our hosts were lovely and very accommodating! This was our first time at a B&B, and we didn't want to leave.... Highly recommend!

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Princeton, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

My partner and I recently celebrated a big birthday at Thimble Islands B&B. We couldn't have had a better stay. Julie and Tony are marvelous hosts - and wonderful company, over wine and cheese and whenever we happened to cross paths. Breakfasts are scrumptious and elegant. Enjoy the breathtaking views and the lovely nature trails. Such a serene getaway -... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Our 2 days at Thimble Island B& B were a delight. Great room, great scenery excellent food and wonderful hosts in Julie and Tony. Their hospitality was exceptional. We loved waking up to the island and water views and the walking in the area was very scenic. This stay was a highlight of our overseas trip of 4.5 weeks to... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We actually found this place through a recommendation in the Connecticut Trip Advisor Forum - whoever you were that suggested it to someone - THANK YOU! Julie and Tony were fantastic hosts and we really enjoyed getting to know them over wine and cheese in the evening. The location is just gorgeous - extremely peaceful overlooking the Thimbles Islands (a... More 

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Navarre, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Julie & Tony Broom are caring and wonderful innkeepers that my husband & I have grown extremely found of. We stay here every year in April for a week (wouldn't stay any other place, including our families' homes.) We look forward to this very enjoyable visit. We appreciate and are grateful to Julie & Tony for caring, stimulating, interesting, informative... More 

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Bethel, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Thimble Islands B&B just last weekend for our wedding anniversary ( and first night away from our 5.5 month old baby)! We loved it and definitely want to return! Julie and Tony were great hosts and we loved talking with them in the evening while enjoying the yummy cheese and wine they offer.... More 

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Hackensack, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Our stay at the Thimble Islands B&B could not have been any more perfect. From the amazing views from every window, to Julie and Tony's warm hospitality, to the perfect breakfasts, to the wine and cheese each afternoon (where Julie and Tony joined us for some really great conversation)--it was simply a perfect stay.

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