Accommodations

 

The Inn at Middletown - Located in downtown Middletown, just a 20 minute drive on Route 9.  A historical building with colonial styled accommodations and contemporary services.  In Februaury and March ask for the special pricing for RiverQuest passengers.

 

Saybrook Point Marina - Saybrook Point Marina is located at the mouth of the Connecicut River (before the bridges) and middle of Long Island Sound. Enjoy our resort ammenities, such as indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub, sauna, steam room, on-site spa, fitness center, and restaurant overlooking the marina.

 

The Bee and Thistle Inn and Spa - a 1756 bed and breakfast nestled in historic Old Lyme. Guest rooms are individual in design, boast private baths and luxurious amenities. Wake up to a gourmet country-continental breakfast complimentary with your stay.

 

Boardman House - an elegant B&B located just across the bridge in East Haddam.  Built in 1860 and known for it's comfortable surroundings and a style of gracious living reminiscent of an earlier time.

 

Bishopsgate Inn - a family owned New England Inn located just minutes away in East Haddam.  It has an excellent kitchen, ample breakfasts are included with your room.

 

The Gelston House - Located just across the bridge in East Haddam next to the Goodspeed Opera House, We can see it from our dock!  There are just a few rooms in this historic building.

 

The Nehemiah Brainerd House B&B - The main house and guest house are situated in the historic town of Haddam, Connecticut on five acres on a bluff above the Connecticut River.  It is about 5 minutes away from our dock at Eagle Landing State Park.

 

The Copper Beech Inn - a relaxing country inn and renowned award-winning restaurant in Essex Connecticut, just 10 minutes from our dock in Haddam.

 

Riverwind Inn - Just down river in Deep River, this Bed & Breakfast offers all the comforts of home in a Federal Style house built in 1854.

 

Griswold Inn - One of the oldest continuously operated inns in the country, The Griswold Inn opened its doors for business in 1776 and is located in downtown Essex, just 10-15 minutes away.

 

Deacon Timothy Pratt B&B - Located in Old Saybrook, it is just a 20 minute drive to RiverQuest.  This Historical 1746 inn has charm and popular amenitites.

 

The Connecticut River Valley Inn - Located on Main Street Glastonbury just minutes from Hartford and about 35 minutes from Haddam.  It is comfortable and convenient, with well thought out amenities and room layouts.

 

 

 

Marinas

 

Saybrook Point Marina - Saybrook Point Marina is located at the mouth of the Connecicut River (before the bridges) and middle of Long Island Sound. Enjoy our resort ammenities, such as indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub, sauna, steam room, on-site spa, fitness center, and restaurant overlooking the marina.

 

Chester Point Marina - A full service marina with transient slips and winter storage. Swimming pool and picnic areas. Located at marker 37 on the scenic Connecticut River across from Selden Island,

 

 

Dining

 

The Gelston House - Historic dining tradition with indoor and outdoor dining.

 

La Vita Gustosa - a family-owned, intimate restaurant with reasonably priced, wholesome, home cooked meals.

 

Shopping

 

Goodspeed's Station Country Store - offers an array of unique gifts and home decor. Candles, nostalgic candy, handcrafted jewelry, specialty foods, and holiday must - haves!

 

Theater

 

Goodspeed Musicals - Enjoy the beauty of the historic Goodspeed Opera House - home of the American musical and the birthplace of the original productions of Man of La Mancha, Shenandoah, and Annie, and the first regional theatre to receive two Special Tony Awards for its outstanding achievements, Goodspeed produces America’s musical treasures to delight, inspire, and entertain you.

Phone: 860-662-0577

Upcoming Excursions

January 8, 2015