Award winning Connecticut Bed and Breakfast in a Historic Mansion, perfect for Romantic Getaways in CT. Walk to Restaurants by the river and enjoy a Musical at the Goodspeed Opera House.
It’s a luxurious Connecticut Bed and Breakfast for all seasons located just 2 hours away from New York City and Boston.
The Boardman House is a small family-run Bed and Breakfast with a limited staff and true to its original role as a private residence, we have tried to maintain the intimacy and privacy of a home.
One of the many charms of Boardman House is its small size and intimate environment. Most of our guests appreciate the privacy achieved by having the guest space completely separated from private and service areas.
We have a streamlined self check-in process with customized and detailed arrangements to make it convenient for our guests. You are not limited to a certain check in time and can check yourselves in anytime after 3:00 pm.
Since we may or may not be around at the time of your check in, please assume there will be no staffed front desk or door attendant.
The historic 1860 mansion offers beautifully appointed air-conditioned guest rooms. It is a home away from home with plush down duvets, fine linens, as well as antiques and oriental rugs. In addition, most of the rooms have heated marble bathroom floors and some have private or semi-private porches.
Nestled within a charming neighborhood in a historic district, we offer the best of one of the country’s most beautiful areas. Additionally, you will find proximity to charming historic towns like Essex, Mystic and Old Saybrook, shops, boutiques and, nightlife.
The Connecticut River Valley area is a destination for all seasons. It offers big-city sophistication in addition to the charm of the rural New England with its centuries of history and culture. You will be hard pressed to find a Connecticut bed and breakfast more conveniently located.
We are near many tourist attractions and things to do in Connecticut, like Mystic Seaport. In fact, it is the perfect base to explore New England and one of the best Connecticut getaways.
Our bed and breakfast is an exquisite example of Second Empire architecture. The perfect bed and breakfast for romantic getaways in CT. A bed and breakfast in Connecticut is a great lodging alternative to hotels.
Relax and enjoy a style of gracious living reminiscent of an earlier time in one of the best romantic getaways in CT.
“The Garden Room was perfection. The bedroom and sittig room were lovely, spacious and very comfortable. The porch was an added bonus. Sitting outside and reading in the quiet of the country was a pleasure.”
“The Boardman House B&B was delightful! From the moment of warm welcome until the final farewell, we felt like we were home. The house, itself, is restored to a tee, with taste and character. If we are ever in the area again, I will look forward to staying there!!”
“Do not tell anyone about this place because I always want to be able to stay here. I think one of the most beautiful Bed and Breakfast I have ever had the pleasure of staying in.”
The Boardman House Inn was named a 2012 “Editors Choice” in Yankee Magazine’s Travel Guide to New England.