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About
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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The Old Lyme Inn, fully renovated in 2012, offers a quaint yet modern, New England experience in the heart of historic Old Lyme, CT. All of our guest rooms offer unique touches that afford our visitors with the utmost in comfort and relaxation; including gas fireplaces, fresh baths, and luxurious bedding. The Old Lyme Inn’s restaurant and bar is a meeting place for visitors and locals alike. Sample our ever-changing cocktail and wine list, while dining on some of the most unique comfort food available in the area. Opening in early 2013, guests can while away the evenings listening to acclaimed jazz musicians in our intimate Jazz Club.Join us today to experience a new take on an old favorite.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Family
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Location
Full view
Getting there
New Haven Airport29 mi
Bradley Intl Airport46 mi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent two nights and had a very laid back and relaxing time. Great over sized room was well presented and very comfortable. Inn's staff was friendly and accommodating. Morning breakfast was a great way to start each day before going out and exploring the area.

Thank jerseymo58
Response from ManagerOldLymeInn, Owner at Old Lyme InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your 4 star review. If you have the opportunity , please visit us on a weekend when our jazz club, the SideDoor is open. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Old Lyme Inn for a Saturday and Sunday evening (October 13/14) to celebrate son's birthday, see friends, and do the Side Door Jazz (fourth time). Jazz was okay but two of our party had to leave because the percussion sound was...More

Thank Bruce A
Response from ManagerOldLymeInn, Owner at Old Lyme InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr. A, It was a pleasure speaking to you today. I apologize for all our deficiencies in your recent visit. Many lessons were learned and we will take your review and work diligently to make sure every guests' ( and your return visit) stay...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018

A beautiful little inn in Old Lyme. GREAT food, GREAT Staff, the bartender, the chef, the ladies serving, you name it. Really nice staff and nice ambiance. The only negative was the room (#10) which was so so, bathroom hmmm, no TV. Fick up your...More

Thank John J
Response from ManagerOldLymeInn, Owner at Old Lyme InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi John, Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the food and staff. For your next visit you should request a modern room. Please visit our website and check out rooms 1-8. Those rooms all have huge modern bathrooms, televisions and gas...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

The hotel is historic, everyone was extremely friendly and helpful and the bar and restaurant are excellent. Not only that, there is a fabulous jazz club called the Side Door in the Inn. We saw outstanding performances both Friday and Saturday night as well as...More

Thank Linda M S
Response from ManagerOldLymeInn, Owner at Old Lyme InnResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you, Linda for your 5 star review. Our fall menu is rolling out and the club has some amazing artist lined up. We look forward to your return visit!

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night at this charming property heading to Cape Cod. Very friendly staff and well maintained facility. Room 6 was spacious and comfortable and included an excellent king bed, fireplace and a spacious travertine shower. The best part was the breakfast which was included...More

Thank tomm164
Response from ManagerOldLymeInn, Owner at Old Lyme InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tom, Sorry for not responding to your review earlier...slipped by me. Please come again to experience our world class jazz club. With your ticket to the SideDoor you will receive 20% off your room and 10% off your dinner!

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Judy G
3 August 2017|
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Response from janetgeraci | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the guest rooms have air conditioning.
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Connie F
12 March 2017|
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Hi Connie F, We do not take dogs, however we have been known to make exceptions. Do you have a small dog?
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Room Tips
"If you have difficulty walking, ask for a first floor room to avoid the stairs."
MargaretK261
16 Jan 2018
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"Do not choose the room with the "mini" shower."
jwelhwel
12 Oct 2017
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"We were in room 11. The bathroom was tiny and lacked a place to put one's cosmetics bag. Still, it was..."
P988LBelizabethm
23 Aug 2017
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"If you need a fully accessible room, they have one with a dedicated ramp, parking, and accessible..."
evan_david
24 Jul 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$224 - US$273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesConnecticutOld Lyme
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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