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Room Nine
210 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room Five
195 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room Ten
249 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room One
280 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room Four
195 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Room Eight
255 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room Two
325 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room Eleven
179 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Room Three
338 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Get an overview of this hotel
Romantic inn with free breakfast and restaurant

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Multilingual staff

With a stay at Bee and Thistle Inn in Old Lyme, you'll be in the historical district, within a 10-minute drive of Essex Steam Train and Florence Griswold Museum. This romantic inn is 17.4 mi (28 km) from Ocean Beach Park and 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Lawrence & Memorial Family Medicine.

Make yourself at home in one of the 10 individually decorated guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include complimentary bottled water and a turndown service, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Pamper yourself with onsite massages and facials. Additional features at this Georgian inn include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

Satisfy your appetite with American cuisine at The Chestnut Grille, a fine-dining restaurant which features a bar/lounge and a garden view. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 9:30 AM.

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The inn offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Georgian inn also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Bee and Thistle Inn has designated areas for smoking.

  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Free breakfast
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1756
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa services on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Total number of rooms - 10
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Bee and Thistle Inn offers 10 accommodations with complimentary bottled water and complimentary toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Premium bedding
  • Room service
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Free WiFi
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Number of bathrooms - 1

Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 8 AM and 9:30 AM.

The Chestnut Grille - Overlooking the garden, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

Room service is available.

Spa Services

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 1
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 16 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 16 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property accepts credit cards.

Staffed front desk

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Hotel Names

  • Bee & Thistle Inn
  • Bee & Thistle Inn Old Lyme
  • Bee Thistle Inn
  • Bee Thistle Old Lyme
  • Bee And Thistle Hotel Old Lyme
  • Bee Thistle Inn Old Lyme
  • Bee Thistle
  • Bee and Thistle Inn Inn
  • Bee and Thistle Inn Old Lyme
  • Bee and Thistle Inn Inn Old Lyme

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the inn prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Children 16 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

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