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Boardman House Inn

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8 Norwich Rd, East Haddam, CT 06423
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Boardman House Inn
Ranked #1 of 3 East Haddam B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Seaford, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I had a chance to get away for a few days. We thought our room was so beautiful. Mia is so friendly and helpful. The breakfast each morning was mouth watering and so yummy. We absolutely loved The Boardman House.

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Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here recently and absolutely loved the Boardman House. Mia was a gracious and friendly host - her Belgian waffles, fresh fruit, and selection of coffee and tea was just perfect. The home was a lovely mix of both old and new, and our room was so comfortable that we really felt at home. Mia keeps the place spotless,... More

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Scranton, PA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and I had a chance recently to stay at the Boardman House in the corner room and it was fantastic! Mia is a friendly and most gracious host. The breakfast was a wonderful Belgian Waffle with fruit and we also had Greek yogurt with granola, toast with strawberry jam and orange marmalade, fresh juice and our choice of... More

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NY
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My husband and I were looking to visit Essex, CT and the weekend of June 27th provided the perfect weather. In searching the Internet I came across the Boardman House Inn in nearby East Haddam. So glad I did!!!! We were enthusiastically and graciously met by Mia, the owner, and we felt very welcomed from her first hello. We stayed... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for an anniversary trip and absolutely loved it. We were looking for a cute little new England bed-and-breakfast and this is exactly what we wanted. We did some research online and this has great reviews and after spending just one night there we understand every word of them. Mia was extremely helpful and very... More

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Westbury, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Our second stay at this B&B one year later was as excellent as our first. Mia, our owner/hostess is very gracious and has an amazing attention to every detail to make the room and breakfast memorable. We come to the Goodspeed Opera House (built in 1886) for the musicals once or twice a year and discovered this warm, beautiful place... More

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Mount Morris, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My wife and I spent 5 wonderful days at the Boardman House. Our room was the Garden Suite. The accommodations were excellent. Tastefully decorated, very clean and the bed was very comfortable. The bathroom was completely redone with heated floors. We never ran out of hot water. Mia was a great hostess and her friendly demeanor was a pleasure. I... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We made a brief stop in East Haddam for the night over the holiday weekend. Mia was extremely friendly and made us feel comfortable. The room is nicely appointed and perfectly cleaned and maintained. The heated bathroom floors and towel rack are such a nice feature. Beware if you visit the town on a Sunday night, do not wait until... More

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Guilford, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

If you have never stayed in an old Victorian home with 12 foot ceilings and 8 foot high windows, painstakingly renovated to as original a state as you can get (within modern constraints) in the rooms and common areas, combined with modern amenities where you want them (That would be in the baths). The grounds are well tended, and it... More

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Brewster, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The Boardman House located in East Haddam, CT, is a small but beautifully restored Inn operated by Mia and her husband. My wife and I experienced personal yet unobtrusive attention throughout our stay. The delicious breakfast was served at the time of your choice. Our room (Corner Room) was small but very comfortable, we slept well. The beautiful bathroom was... More

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propr, Owner at Boardman House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Boardman House. Your five-star review is greatly appreciated. We are thrilled that you had such an enjoyable time and we appreciate the thorough feedback about your accommodations. We look forward to hosting you again! Sincerely, Mia Hymander, Proprietor More

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Additional Information about Boardman House Inn

Address: 8 Norwich Rd, East Haddam, CT 06423
Location: United States > Connecticut > East Haddam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Also Known As:
Boardman House Hotel East Haddam

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elegant Connecticut Bed and Breakfast getaway offering Luxurious Accommodations & Gracious Hospitality in East Haddam, 2 hours from NYC and Boston. Walk to Goodspeed Musicals, River and Restaurants. ... more   less 
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