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Hotel Description

At The Griswold Inn you'll be within steps of Essex Island Marina and Connecticut River Museum. Highlights at this inn include free breakfast, a restaurant, and free self parking.

All 33 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi, free newspapers, and free local calls. Hair dryers, irons/ironing boards, and free toiletries are also available.

For a drink, you can stop by the inn's own bar/lounge. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk.

With a stay at this 3-star Essex inn, you'll be 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Essex Steam Train.

Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed (Gas Fireplace)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, Annex Building (One Double Bed)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at The Griswold Inn. Self parking is free. This 3-star Essex inn is smoke free.

  • 33 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Onsite shopping
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Bradley Intl. Airport (BDL) (82 km / 51 mi)
  • Train station: Old Saybrook Station (8.7 km / 5.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Griswold Inn offers 33 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary newspapers and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

Guests are served free breakfast.

The Tap Room - Onsite restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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 advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.Contactless check-out is available.

  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are not provided with hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are not in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Mobile key entry is not available

Hotel Names

  • Griswold Essex
  • Griswold Inn
  • Griswold Inn Essex
  • Griswold Hotel Essex
  • The Griswold Inn Inn
  • The Griswold Inn Essex
  • The Griswold Inn Inn Essex
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