We stayed at the Cottage available at the Nehemiah Brainerd B&B, and wow!
At the cottage you feal like you are in your own woodsy paradise overlooking a massive beautiful river. The cottage has EVERY amenity you could possible want yet is the cosiest place we have ever stayed. And as if the cottage isn't enough, within 15 minutes you can drive to the Essex steam train and riverboat, fancy dining, an opera house, a castle tour, artsy little community 'main streets', mom & pop ice cream shop, antiques, architectural buildings, bridges, I can go on and on. This place is a must!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Nehemiah Brainerd House B&B is a restored 18th-century home located on five acres overlooking the beautiful Connecticut River in historic Haddam, Connecticut. Antique-filled rooms provide comfort with modern conveniences and include a hearty breakfast. The Laurel Cottage is the perfect secluded romantic escape. Come enjoy the rural beauty of Connecticut. Hike, bike, kayak, shop or dine. The acclaimed Goodspeed Opera House is only five minutes away! ... more less