Bee And Thistle Inn - Old Lyme

ex. Bee and Thistle Inn and Spa

100 Lyme Street, Old Lyme, Connecticut, United States, 6371  show map
 2 stars
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Bee And Thistle Inn - Old Lyme

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Adults only

Overview

The 2-star Bee And Thistle Inn provides guests with a romantic accommodation in Old Lyme. An example of Georgian architecture, this hotel was opened in 1756 and was fully restored in 2010.

The property is located within a 20-minute walk from the city center. The hotel is set 21 km away from Groton.

Essex Saybrook Antique Village Shopping Center is 4.5 km of the property, while Harvey's Beach is around 6 km away.

A 55-minute drive will take guests to New Haven airport.

Rooms

The hotel's modern rooms are appointed with a laptop-compatible safe, a dressing room, a closet, a work desk and a fireplace. Some rooms have the ocean view. Guests will also love a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries bathrooms equipped with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Serving a wide range of dishes, The Chestnut Grille at The Bee and Thistle Inn and Old Lyme Inn can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

Services

The hotel offers allergy-free rooms, a baggage storage and a designated place for smoking and such services as turndown service, housekeeping and newspaper service.

Relax

A variety of treatments includes beauty therapy, full body massage and facial massage. Canoeing, hiking and cycling are provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   9.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Fireplace

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Cycling

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

100 Lyme Street, Old Lyme, Connecticut, United States, 6371

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City Center
  • Old Lyme
    4300 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • The Chestnut Grille at The Bee and Thistle Inn (cuisine: Contemporary)
    100 ft
  • Old Lyme Inn (cuisine: American)
    900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    9

Rooms and availability

Bee And Thistle Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Room Three
  • Room size:

    335 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This room includes a king size four-poster bed, upholstered armchair, walk in closet and a private bath. It overlooks the north lawn.

Bee And Thistle Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Room Two
  • Room size:

    325 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This guest room has a queen four-poster bed, a gas fireplace and an en suite bathroom. The room has a seating area with views of the front lawn and gardens.

Bee And Thistle Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Room Ten
  • Room size:

    250 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This room has a queen four-poster bed, an en suite bathroom and a seating area. Local art adorns the walls, and the room offers views of the Inn's north lawn.

Bee And Thistle Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Room Five
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

The room has a queen four-poster bed and an overstuffed chair. The bath has a walk-in shower. The room overlooks the sunken English garden and offers seasonal views of the Lieutenant River.

Bee And Thistle Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Room One
  • Room size:

    280 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This room with 1 queen bed has a private bathroom with a walk-in shower and a decorative fireplace.

Bee And Thistle Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Room Four
  • Room size:

    295 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This room with 1 double bed and a private bathroom is decorated in a modern, edgy style by local artists.

Bee And Thistle Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Room Nine
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This room with 1 queen bed is decorated with an ocean theme and has a seating area with garden views. There is a private bathroom with a walk-in shower.

Bee And Thistle Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Room Eight
  • Room size:

    260 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This room with 1 queen bed has a private bathroom with walk-in shower and a decorative fireplace. The room offers views of the front lawn and gardens.

Bee And Thistle Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Room Eleven
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This guest room has a queen four-poster bed, a love seat and a bathroom with a walk-in shower. It has a decorative, flame-less fireplace. It overlooks the front lawn with a Japanese chestnut tree and a sunken English garden.

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center4000 ft

Local attractions

  • Saybrook Country Barn3.3 mi
    2 Main St
  • General William Hart House3.7 mi
    350 Main Street
  • Rocky Neck State Park4.9 mi
    244 W. Main St.
  • The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center3.6 mi
    300 Main Street, Old Saybrook
  • Harvey's Beach4.6 mi
    Route 154, Old Saybrook

Near the hotel

  • Florence Griswold Museum400 ft
    96 Lyme St

    Restaurants nearby

    • The Chestnut Grille at The Bee and Thistle Inn100 ft

      Address: 100 Lyme St.
      Phone: 860-434-1667

      84% likes this, based on 45 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary
      Price Range: USD 36 - USD 51

    • Morning Glory Cafe1400 ft

      Address: 11 Halls Rd
      Phone: 860-434-0480

      78% likes this, based on 32 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    • Hideaway Restaurant & Pub2100 ft

      Address: 19 Halls Rd
      Phone: 860-434-3335

      60% likes this, based on 68 reviews
      Cuisine: American
      Price Range: USD 6 - USD 23

    • Old Lyme Inn900 ft

      Address: 85 Lyme St.

      65% likes this, based on 65 reviews
      Cuisine: American
      Price Range: USD 32 - USD 32

    • Pizzeria Da Vinci1300 ft

      Address: 19 Halls Rd # 7
      Phone: (860) 434-1676‎

      66% likes this, based on 33 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      9

    Bee And Thistle Inn Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Bee And Thistle Inn

    Average guest rating

    8.4out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 10 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Rooms
    9.2
    Service
    9.1
    Value
    7.0

    Guest reviews

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Bee And Thistle Inn - Old Lyme Old Lyme location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      100 Lyme Street, Old Lyme, Connecticut, United States, 6371

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Old Lyme
        4300 ft
      Airports
      Restaurants
      • The Chestnut Grille at The Bee and Thistle Inn (cuisine: Contemporary)
        100 ft
      • Old Lyme Inn (cuisine: American)
        900 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2010
      • Number of rooms:
        9