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The Daniel Rust House

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2011 Main St., Coventry, CT 06238
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The Daniel Rust House
Ranked #1 of 4 Coventry B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my third time staying at the Daniel Rust House B&B. I've stayed in all of the large bedrooms, and during this past visit, in the Maybell Cottage. I absolutely love the cottage! I'm really surprised that the previous review on this page, regarding the cottage, has such a negative input because I could not disagree anymore. While all... More

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Cathy082357, Owner at The Daniel Rust House, responded to this review

Thank you for such kind words Mandy...we so enjoyed having you stay with us...again. Always a pleasure. We are glad you feel so comfortable here, that is our goal. We look forward to your next visit too! More

Wake Forest, North Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not spend a night in the Daniel Rust House Bed and Breakfast. As always, we review the room and other rooms available upon arrival prior to committing to the stay. Since the room had a musty, mildew, and fireplace odor, we did not want to stay there. It had a small noisy a/c in the window that did... More

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Cathy082357, Owner at The Daniel Rust House, responded to this review

The couple in the above review have made several allegations that must be addressed as they simply are not true. We did speak with his wife..one time at the time of reservation..She did inquire if there was a musty odor and she was told that upon our sensory evalution there was none present. This was the extent of our communication... More

New Hampshire, USA
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49 reviews 49 reviews
18 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Lovely maintained home, with gracious hosts, and comfortable beds. We stayed here because my son had a swim meet at nearby UCONN, so we weren't able to sample their breakfast because of how early we had to get up, but they were so kind in accommodating us in the early morning. Definitely will be back! Also, they are dog friendly,... More

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Connecticut
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

The Daniel Rust House is just fabulous. The breakfasts are amazing along with the wonderful owners. They go out of their way to make you feel so comfortable and welcomed. It is a beautiful antique colonial that allows you the opportunity to appreciate the beauty of an old home and still feel the comfort and convenience of today. The B... More

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Long Island, NY
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

This historic B & B is a wonderful place to visit for visiting UCONN parents. The place is 15 mins away from campus and Germaine and Cathy are wonderful hosts! The home is a real showcase and beautifully decorated each season. The rooms are clean and comfortable, breakfast was plentiful and beautifully done in the dining room, and the grounds... More

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Bangor, Maine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

My partner and I had not seen each other in five months and we could not have chosen a better place to spend some much needed time together. We arrived with our miniature schnauzer, Lucy, and we were all were treated like we had come home. The house is beautiful, the grounds are beautiful, and the ladies of the house,... More

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Cathy082357, Owner at The Daniel Rust House, responded to this review

Many thanks for the kind words Cat..we so enjoyed your company as well. The best part of this business is meeting wonderful people like yourselves...and happy pups like Lucy! More

Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Our recent stay (11/13) at The Daniel Rust House was more than we expected. We were visiting from North Carolina to be married in my home state of CT, therefore this was a long weekend that could have been filled with stress. Nothing could have been farther from the truth! From the time of their first warm greetings, the gracious... More

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Orlando
Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
95 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014 via mobile

Was up at UConn and decided to stay here for a little something different. So glad I did. I travel a lot for my job and for pleasure. I am discerning in my accommodations. The house is quite historical and comfortable. The food at breakfast is good. The service is personal. The proprietors really try hard to please. Try it,... More

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Massachsetts
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56 reviews 56 reviews
19 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We stay at the Daniel Rust House whenever we visit CT relatives, so we've visited several times over the past three years. We have never been disappointed. Kathy and Germaine are superb owners/hostesses. They are very knowledgeable about the CT area and will gladly recommend places of interest and restaurants. Guests need to watch carefully for the entrance to the... More

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Cathy082357, Owner at The Daniel Rust House, responded to this review

How very kind of you! Of course, we pretty much know who wrote this and can confidently say...we just love having you both stay with us!! Always a pleasure and we thank you again for such a generous review. We are so glad you are as happy to be here as we are to have you stay with us!! More

Newington, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Daniel Rust House from 12/28/13 through 12/29/13. It was one of the best experiences either of us has ever had when staying at a b&b! We stayed in the Anna White room, which was beautifully appointed. In fact, the whole house is this way. Cathy and Germaine welcomed us in and we immediately... More

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Cathy082357, Owner at The Daniel Rust House, responded to this review

WOW. Thanks so much Kim & Jeff for your very generous and kind words. We are so glad to have met you both and are also so glad you enjoyed yourselves so much. It was our pleasure and we sure do look forward to having you stay with us again! We are glad you loved The Altnaveigh Inn also..one of... More

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Address: 2011 Main St., Coventry, CT 06238
Location: United States > Connecticut > Mystic Country > Coventry
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A pre-revolutionary center built chimney home. Filled with period antiques & the charm of colonial America but with the modern amenities to make your stay comfortable. Two acres of gardens & patio along with a large fenced in dog run for canine guests. Choose a room with a jacuzzi, a kitchenette or a "secret closet". Full country breakfast served. Coffee/tea always available. ... more   less 
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