We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Starbuck Inn Bed and Breakfast

Certificate of Excellence
3.5 of 5
Hotel website
88 North Main Street, Kent, CT 06757
Starbuck Inn Bed and Breakfast
Write a Review

118 reviews from our community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    97
    15
    5
    1
    0
See reviews for
14
76
10
5
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (15)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (118)
  • Mar-May only
    (21)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (36)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (43)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (18)
All months
New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent the 4th of July weekend at the Starbuck Inn and loved it. Great ambiance and service. Beautiful grounds, enjoyable breakfasts and rooms were certainly larger than comparables in the area. I will definitely be back to enjoy the area and more stories with the master of the house.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All of our visits to the Starbuck Inn have been in the winter and leaf peeping season. This time we spent the Independence Day weekend. The wild flower landscaping and green vistas of the Housatonic River Valley made this weekend just as enjoyable. Finished my book under the backyard big maple trees. Laurie, the breakfast chef, is a big part... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My wife and I stayed 2 nights in Kent at the Starbuck Inn for Mother's Day. It was wonderful. Peter Starbuck is a great host, we instantly felt at home and like we knew him our whole lives. It's well situated for nice, relaxed walks into town (it's right on the edge of town), easy walk to two nice restaurants,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carleton-sur-Mer, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Staying at the Starbuck Inn was a wonderful treat. I can’t remember the last time I slept so well. Peter Starbuck’s charming and friendly demeanor along with his attention to detail creates a welcoming atmosphere. Peter also has the gift of story telling and reciting of poetry. If your lucky, he just might make you some of the best blueberry... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I love the New England feel of Kent, CT and the Starbuck Inn. The Housatonic River valley is charming. The ties to Nantucket, the warm fireplace, the peaceful backyard, the tasteful breakfast, Peter's local tips and banter... It's all good. We've stayed with Peter several times and look forward to returning in the fall.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Comfortable as the Four Seasons but more quaint and charming. We stayed in the large suite at the rear back of the inn. It was gorgeous, well appointed and did I mention comfortable?! This was a weekend we won't soon forget. The lovely garden, the romantic drives my husband and I took, the delicious locally sourced food in the area... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Stamford, Connecticut
Level Contributor
26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My husband and I stayed here for Valentine's Day weekend. It was beautiful, clean, and homey. Peter the host was very friendly, fun to chat with, and informative. The room was comfy and nicely kept. Would highly recommend. Close to downtown and easily walkable.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
35 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

My partner and I stayed for two nights as part of a larger trip across New England. Peter Starbuck was a very helpful and friendly, but unusual host that would seem more at home in NYC bar than in an apron cooking breakfast for his guests. The breakfast was excellent though! The room was nice but a little small and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
scotland
Level Contributor
46 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We treated ourselves to this place on a tour of New England and it did not disappoint! From the moment we arrived we were looked after and the situation is perfect. It sits near the edge of the town of Kent which is picturesque. The owner was friendly and helpful - giving us ideas for restaurants and places to see.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

A lovely New England home within walking distance of town, this is a perfectly situated B&B offering warm hospitality and graceful interiors. Upon our arrival, we were personally greeted by innkeeper, Peter Starbuck, who had prepared afternoon tea and snacks for us to enjoy by the fireside. The downstairs living and dining rooms are elegant and comfortable. The inn accommodates... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

39 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (35)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Other (9)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (4)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Kent
11.1 mi away
The Mayflower Grace
The Mayflower Grace
#1 of 1 in Washington
4.0 of 5 stars 169 reviews
18.8 mi away
Yankee Pedlar Inn
Yankee Pedlar Inn
#2 of 4 in Torrington
3.0 of 5 stars 145 reviews
13.2 mi away
Litchfield Inn
Litchfield Inn
#1 of 3 in Litchfield
4.0 of 5 stars 157 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.2 mi away
Cooper Creek Bed and Breakfast
15.6 mi away
No. 9 Restaurant & Inn
No. 9 Restaurant & Inn
#1 of 1 in Millerton
3.5 of 5 stars 27 reviews
5.8 mi away
The Cornwall Inn
The Cornwall Inn
#1 of 1 in Cornwall
4.0 of 5 stars 93 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities