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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is expensive but it's luxurious. The owners turned a burned out shell of a Victorian house into an immaculate and stunning property no expense spared. We stayed in the Cupid room which was stunning and had a custom painting on the ceiling. Although the room was a bit overpriced - $325 for one night!!!! - the bed was...

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed October 26, 2016

This is absolutely one of the best B&B properties we have ever experienced! The history of this house, and what it has gone through, is truly a testament to the vision and effort of the proprietors, John and Shireen...we are just happy that we were able to experience even a couple of nights in their beautiful home! If you are...

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Reviewed October 17, 2016

Simple the Best B&B! The entire house is pristine and in perfect condition! The design and decor are gorgeous. You feel like you are living in a different era! The owners are lovely and so welcoming! They even cook up a scrumptious breakfast in the morning! Whether you live down the street or afar, you have to visit this B&B!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

There are not enough superlatives to describe this B&B. The house itself is just amazing, restored by the owners after it was damaged by fire to an exceptional standard, with beautifully decorated rooms, and great attention to detail. We stayed in the Cupid and Roses room, which was just lovely. A large light filled room with windows on two sides....

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Reviewed September 27, 2016

My husband and I were on our anniversary trip and decided to visit the New England states. Our first night we stayed in Hartford. This is a gorgeous establishment! Shireen and John have done a fabulous job restoring this old home. Quiet and quaint. Grounds are so beautiful and just a short walk into town. Breakfast was sumptuous. Will definitely...

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Fishkill
Reviewed September 27, 2016

This in is a real gem! Both inside and out the property has been lovingly restored to extraordinary level. We’ve stayed at many Inns throughout the years, but this has to be one of the very best we’d had the pleasure to stay in. Each room was restored to its original grandeur, with detailed moldings, windows, fireplaces and furnishings. We...

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Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed August 15, 2016

I recently treated my mother to a stay here. The home's exterior and grounds are gorgeous, the interior’s décor is exquisite, and amenities are superb (on par with any 5 star hotel). You can tell this B and B is labor of love as evidenced by the attention to detail, how immaculately it is maintained, and the host’s hospitality. Be...

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

We had such a nice stay at Silas Robbins, and felt pampered with 5 Star luxury. Innkeepers and staff was very friendly, thoughtful, and accommodating of my gluten allergy. Quiet and peaceful. The house and our room were all beautiful. Breakfast was superb and generous, with full service for a decadent fruitcup and a hot entree. Several choices for hot...

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Stamford, Connecticut
Reviewed May 17, 2016

I have never stayed in a more beautiful, better kept, or better appointed Inn. It is exceptional in every way and the owners are lovely. There are not enough commendatory adjectives to describe the Silas Robbins House. Wow!

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New York City, New York
Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

This incredibly restored B&B hits all the right notes: extremely well cared for and restored mansion with an eye for authenticity without sacrificing modern comforts; excellent breakfasts and wonderful hosts. I'm only giving a 4/5 because I felt the rate was a bit too much for the season and the size of the room. In all other aspects, this is...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1873 by Silas Robbins, the House is a sophisticated and elegant representation of the Second Empire design. The House is listed on the National Registry. It is located in the oldest community and in the largest historic district of Connecticut; a treasure of a home, brought back to its previous grandeur. It is magnificently restored to its original splendor and upgraded with all the amenities including air conditioning. Enjoy the Victorian charm of the House while we enchant you with our hospitality! Visit us in historic Old Wethersfield, CT, overlooking the scenic Broad Street Green. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silas W. Robbins House

Address: 185 Broad St., Wethersfield, CT 06109
Location: United States > Connecticut > Wethersfield
Price Range: $195 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“We stayed in the Morgan room, and were very pleased, but all the rooms were nice!”
 of 5 bubbles ahottoddie, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“You can't go wrong with any room”
 of 5 bubbles TerryS_8, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
“Can't go wrong, all rooms are really amazing; pick based on size and your own preference.”
 of 5 bubbles poz79, Nov 13, 2015 | Read review
“There is not a bad room in the place.”
 of 5 bubbles bobhU7529NF, Jul 8, 2015 | Read review
“If you want to have a choice of rooms, check the website to see which is your favorite.”
 of 5 bubbles 343dawnap, May 20, 2015 | Read review
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