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The Whaler's Inn

3.0 of 5 20 East Main St, Mystic, CT 06355
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the welcoming email 2 days before we arrived to the lovely breakfast while we were there I would recommend the Whalers Inn. Check in was smooth , reception always friendly. The room was nice and clean and had everything we needed. We had room 19, in the building across the car park from reception. Although we had to drag... More

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Kirkland, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has a great location in downtown Mystic. A bonus, off street parking! I do not recommend it for anyone with physical limitations because of stairs. A bit of paint on doors/trim would be an easy way to spruce up the exterior. Our room was clean and comfortable. PK

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36 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect hotel for a short stay and visit to Mystic. Basic hotel, with good parking space, within walking distance of all the major attractions. Old house, with its charm, good spacious room with good bathroom facilities, however the mattress needs to be changed. It has seen so many summers that you feel like you are sleeping on a waterbed.... More

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South Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in the oldest part of the hotel. We loved the slanty floors and uneven woodwork. But with up to date windows, A/C, wifi, cleanliness, and sufficient bathroom. BUT, like Momma Bear, the bed was TOO SOFT. Now we usually can sleep just about anywhere, but in this bed we rolled toward the center all night and felt each... More

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PA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently had the most wonderful visit to Mystic CT and were fortunate to have stayed at The Whaler's Inn. The location was perfect for us...just facing all of the activity surrounding the town's famous drawbridge. Our room, in the Hoxie House, was elegant and comfortable with a fireplace and huge spa tub. The linens were soft and fragrant, making... More

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Issaquah
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19 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice big clean rooms. Good breakfast. Very nice people and very friendly. This is great town to look around and have a nice visit. Make sure you go to the mystic sea museum. Rooms are all different. For a cozy home feel

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a find, an oasis in a busy village. The staff were very helpful and pleasant which gave the hotel an welcoming atmosphere. The rooms are modern and tastefully decorated and include a large comfortable bed and a clean well appointed bathroom. Wifi usage was easy and dependable which was a boon when trying to plan the next days journey.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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221 hotel reviews
310 helpful votes 310 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right next the bridge in the middle of lovely Mystic and just down the road from Mystic Seaport, this hotel is in the ideal location. My room in the Hoxie House annexe was just lovely. The bed was fabulous and hard to leave. The bathroom has a shower/jacuzzi combo with sumptuous towels and bulk toiletries. The room had a work... More

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whalersinn, Guest Relations Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to read your review. Thank you for taking the time to leave it for other travelers to see. I am so glad that you enjoyed the Inn and I do hope we can welcome you in the future. Sincerely, Nicole More

Beacon, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We have been staying here about once a year for 17 years. Stay in the Hoxie House, it's the nicest building there. Beautiful king or queen size beds, gas fireplaces, lovely furnishings, luxury linens and views of the draw bridge and the river. Huge jacuzzi tubs for two. Very clean place and lovely staff. Nice light breakfast in the mornings.... More

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whalersinn, Guest Relations Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for staying with us all these years! I can think of no better compliment. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future! More

Columbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here on Sept03, 2014. The room was older, but had charm and was very clean. The hotel is in the heart of downtown and we could walk to everything. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a clean, inexpensive hotel.

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whalersinn, Guest Relations Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a pleasant review. I do hope we can welcome you again in the future. Sincerely, Nicole More

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Address: 20 East Main St, Mystic, CT 06355
Location: United States > Connecticut > Mystic
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Whaler's Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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