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Griswold Inn

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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average11%
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We travel to the Griswold Inn once a year. We recently came in October and had a wonderful time. Service was great and everyone was very friendly. We wandered around Essex and went up to Godspeed Opera House to see a play; great time. The...More

Thank CT_MikeB
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is an example of an old inn with lots of history that is well cared for. We had a very comfortable time for our little get -away. The room we had was small but comfortable. There are many different configurations of accommodations though. Our...More

Thank yellowbirdVermont
Reviewed 19 October 2017

There are no TV's in the rooms if that is important to you. There is also construction going on two doors away so we were woken up at 7 a.m. with trucks and hammering. Our queen size room was very small and the bathroom even...More

Thank nwestcot
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The Inn is a period time piece. The structure and design are authentic. The narrow staircases, and slanted floor boards all speak to the period. The room and bathroom were adequate size. Plenty of pillows and towels. The staff is friendly. We ate dinner at...More

Thank FranP1216
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Lunch was very good,nothing spectacular. I would have thought the food would be more New England tavern type but it was very good standard fare. We have eaten in the wine bar before and while the decor in the main dining room was excellent, the...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$ 221 - US$ 224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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24 June 2017|
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My room did not
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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.
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"If it is windy take a room in the rear of the hotel."
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"Essex is a quiet, quaint, charming town that slows down to a whisper by 9:00 pm. Noise is not a problem."
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"Enjoy the brunch!!!"
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"If looking for quiet, ask to be away from the taproom."
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