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    Griswold Inn

    36 Main St, Essex, CT 06426-1132
    (860) 581-4096
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    • Excellent52%
    • Very good27%
    • Average12%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    “wine bar” (35 reviews)
    “new england” (42 reviews)
    “tap room” (40 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair access
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    11 - 15 of 321 reviews

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    Was introduced to the inn specifically for the Sunday Brunch. There was a fairly good selection of salty items and sweets. Very good bacon was my favorite. The servers were attentive and professional as well as prompt with drink orders. Only possible negative was the...More

    Thank KerryHoliday
    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    Essex was our first stop on a road trip through New England. What better place to start then with a stay at the Griswold Inn. The Inn experienced a problem with the room we had booked and called early the morning of our arrival to...More

    Thank roadtripper936
    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    The innhas an old time charm, is well located and the staff is friendly and helpful. The big BUT is the noise level in the evening. It felt like the music from the hotel's main building is right in our room across the alley and...More

    Thank ronib733
    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    Was in town the past few days to meet friends for fishing and golf. Stayed at the 'Gris as she's known locally. Beautiful old country inn that moans and squeaks with history, charm and character. My room had been nicely modernized but the update was...More

    Thank Bob B
    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    We decided on the Griswold inn as it was highly recommended, in the center of town and thought I would splurge-lol -We had room 22 which was the smallest room I have ever been in especially at $195.00 for one night. It was nicely decorated...More

    Thank Anniedee1929
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    • Free Parking
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    • US$183 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 33
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    • Connecticut >
    • Essex
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    23 June 2017|
    Response from Anniedee1929 |
    My room did not
    Lori G
    17 June 2017|
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    Response from Innkeeper1776 | Property representative |
    Sorry to say - there are no laundry facilities for guests on property. Essex Laundry, however, is within 5 minutes from the Inn.
    Room Tips
    "Rooms across the street from the Inn, in the courtyard area with stores are the quietest. No TV in rooms but..."
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    "Suites are definitely worth it!"
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    "I only know about room 10, which I do not recommend"
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    "If looking for LOVER'S QUARTERS ask for rooms in a renovated building across the street.You can make all..."
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