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The Whaler's Inn

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#2 of 13 Hotels in Mystic
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05/07/2017 05/08/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful Inn! We stayed in the Hoxie House. Our room was immaculate and very nicely decorated, overlooking Mystic River and the historic drawbridge. Wonderful jacuzzi for two and a gas fire place - very romantic. Great location parked car and walked everywhere in downtown Mystic - numerous restaurants and shops. Within one weeks time we had to change...

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

VogueConnecticut, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay in Mystic! It sounds like you had an opportunity to enjoy the best that the town has to offer. Thank you for taking the time to share your kind words words with us - I have passed your comments along to housekeeping, our Front Desk team, and Karen. Thank...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely time. The staff couldn't be nicer. Special thank you to Karen for her kindness and good humor. Very comfortable room. Good recommendations for things to do and places to eat. Very clean - really immaculate. Close to train station and to good restaurants. Will be back for sure!

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us Susan! It was a pleasure hosting you and we are glad to see that you enjoyed your time here in Mystic. I have passed your kind words on to Karen (she is pretty great!), and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Best regards, Amanda A. General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a last minute trip and we were able to get a room in the main building. We were familiar with the inn from our many visits to Mystic, but had never needed a hotel before. It didn't disappoint. Our room was clean and spacious. Great shower, comfy bed. Chocolate chip cookies in the afternoon and breakfast served in...

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words Debbie. We are glad to see that you enjoyed your visit to the Inn, cookies and Tuft & Needle mattresses included! I have passed your kind words on to our team. Thank you for sharing your experience, we hope to host you again soon. Best regards, Amanda A. General Manager

Newburgh, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed an overnight at the Whaler's Inn as a brief weekend getaway. Very pleasant experience. Great location in the center of Mystic. Walking distance to several good restaurant options and shopping. The room was very spacious and comfortable. We stayed in the Hoxie House which is for adults only so nice an quiet. Room overlooked the Mystic Drawbridge. Nice gas...

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time at the Inn and your adventures around Mystic. Thank you for visiting and we hope to host you again soon! Best regards, Amanda A. General Manager

DC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Whaler's Inn while visiting the Coast Guard Academy with our son. The town is in the 'adorable' category and Whaler's Inn did not disappoint. Unique room layouts, modern features within an older, but maintained, shell and the location could not be better. Desk staff was incredibly friendly and we loved the low key breakfast option. Hoping ur...

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at the Inn and your adventures around Mystic. Wishing your son the best of luck with the admissions process at the Academy and we hope to see you all again! Best regards, Amanda A. General Manager

Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the pleasure of staying at the historic Whaler's Inn. What a find!! Located in downtown Mystic, it was within walking distance to many wonderful restaurants and shops. The rooms were beautiful and the staff was lovely. Can't wait to return!!

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us! We are so glad to see you enjoyed your stay here in Mystic, and look forward to hosting you again. Thank you. Best regards, Amanda A. General Manager

Goshen, Connecticut
Reviewed March 22, 2017

I spent a winter getaway weekend at the Whaler's Inn along with my wife and another couple. Our room was located in the Stonington House. The room was spacious and immaculately clean with a large bathroom and shower. The other couples room was located in the Noank House where the room and bath were considerably smaller but the view of...

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are so happy to see that you enjoyed your time here in Mystic and your stay at The Whaler's Inn. Thank you for your kind words and we hope to see you again soon! Best regards, Amanda A. General Manager

Torrington, Connecticut
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Our yearly trip to watch the Mystic St. Patrick's Parade from our room at the Whaler's Inn was wonderful as usual. Great staff, clean rooms, and convenient to everything. nothing more to say except this is the place to stay in Mystic.

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you John. We are always happy to host you and are so glad you could join us for the Irish Parade. Thank you for your kind words and we hope to see you next year! Best regards, Amanda A. General Manager

Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I took an impromptu overnight to Mystic and stayed at the Whalers Inn. It was a wonderful experience. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was clean and nicely appointed. It was really nice to stay in a room that felt less like a hotel and more like home. I asked for a later check II...

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us Erin! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at The Whaler's Inn and appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. I have passed your kind words onto Eli and the rest of the team and we hope to see you back soon! Best regards, Amanda A. General Manager

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I spend one night in this cozy / chic hotel. We both had a wonderful time! The staff was welcoming and helpful. They gave me very good advices on places to go for a meal and for my daughter to have fun. The location is perfect, plenty of things to do by just walking around the hotel....

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WhalersInnMystic, General Manager at The Whaler's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing Mariana! We sincerely appreciate your kind words. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time here at the Inn and your adventures in and around Mystic. I have passed your praises on to our team and our friends at Sift Bake Shop (where we get our morning pastries). We look forward...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Noted for having the best location in town, The Whaler's Inn is a charming historic hotel situated in the heart of Downtown Mystic. The Bascule Bridge, specialty shops, historic homes, fine restaurants, and lively pubs are just steps away! In addition, the world famous Mystic Seaport Museum of America and the Sea as well as the Mystic Aquarium are around the corner. Comprised of five buildings, the hotel offers newly renovated rooms in the Main Inn and the Noank House, along with luxury guest rooms in the Hoxie House which feature fireplaces, whirlpool tubs and views of the Mystic River - perfect for a romantic weekend away. The Inn also features family-friendly suites that offer bunkbeds for the kids and conference space for our business travelers. Centrally located 2-miles from I-95 and within walking distance of Amtrak, The Whaler's Inn is easily accessible from both Boston and New York City and is an ideal New England escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Whaler's Inn

Address: 20 E Main St, Mystic, CT 06355-2646
Location: United States > Connecticut > Mystic
Price Range: $192 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Whaler's Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
The Whaler`s Hotel Mystic
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#3 Business Hotel in Mystic
#3 Romantic Hotel in Mystic
#4 Family Hotel in Mystic
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“Our room had a view of the water but since it was on the 3rd floor, difficult to carry luggage.”
Italy4X, yesterday | Read review
“The outside rooms are great when traveling with children !! Love staying in the inside rooms when enjoying a romantic trip with my hubby.”
jwbat33, 6 days ago | Read review
“I enjoyed my stay in the Noank House”
FidelmaMcMorrow, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“The Inn has no elevators.”
VogueConnecticut, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Choose Hoxie House if you don't have kids.”
atima, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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