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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 December 2011

I recommend this Inn. I was travelling alone, arrived late and found a welcome letter and key downstairs. When I arrived to my room, I was immediately surprised to learn it shared a common bathroom. I will not share a bathroom, so I found the innkeepers who were more than happy to move my room to a suite with a...

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cornucopiabnb, Owner at The Cornucopia at Oldfield Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Our historic home was built in 1818 and renovated in 1997 to provide private exclusive bathrooms for each of the guest rooms. Some of the bathrooms are en-suite and others are adjacent to the specific guest room. Each guest is also provided with a bathrobe for their comfort. We are happy to move a guest to a different room, if...

St Peter Port, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2011

You may wish this was your house after you've experienced the warm hospitality of Christine and Ed. One of the most beautiful houses in Conneticut I feel sure. The room was pretty and comfortable and the bathroom like stepping back in time but with 21st century amenities. I can only imagine how lovely it would be to sit by the...

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 18 October 2011

My husband and I stayed at Conucopia at Oldfied B & B for two nights in early October while in CT visiting friends. We loved it from the moment we drove into the driveway, starting with the stacked stone entry and surrounding walls, the well maintained lush grounds, the pool and surrounding gardens, the picket fence and stepping stone entry...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 16 October 2011

We travel to this part of CT regularly and are always trying to find the "just right" place to stay. We may have found it this weekend when we stayed at The Cornucopia at Oldfield Bed and Breakfast. We stayed in the John Mosely Room which was spacious with a roomy bathroom and closet. There were refreshments available at all...

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Amagansett, Ny
Reviewed 13 September 2011

This is an exceptional place with lovely accommodation and delightful and welcoming owners, Ed and Christine. Our room was in the front of the house on the second floor. It was tastefully decorated, very comfortable, and quiet. Breakfast was excellent. We can't recommend the Cornucopia highly enough.

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Edgewater, Maryland
Reviewed 13 September 2011

Five couples, friends for 40 years, spent a weekend in CT. Four of the couples stayed at the Cornucopia. (Fifth couple lived locally.) Rooms were great, baths were great, breakfasts were great. Common area was a comfortable seating area where we could all get together before and after events. Host and hostess, Ed and Christine, could not have been nicer...

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California
Reviewed 12 September 2011

We landed at the Cornucopia in the midst of Hurricane Irene to try to escape the worst of the storm. We called about 10 minutes before we arrived to see if they had a spot for us and our dog and were welcomed with open arms. All other guests had cancelled due to the weather so we had the run...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 8 August 2011

In search for a New England B&B within a reasonable distance of NYC, we (parents and three children) decided to stay with Christine & Ed for six days. And what a great decision that was! When first arriving at Cornucopia, we were slightly concerned about the location right on the intersection between route 6 and 67, but this proved to...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 7 August 2011

This delightful Bed and Breakfast is situated in beautiful landscaped grounds and we enjoyed our overnight stay here during a motoring holiday in June this year. Our room was pleasantly furnished and the beds were very comfortable. Guests had access to sitting rooms on the ground floor which were also tastefully furnished and with very relaxing settees. Breakfast was plentiful...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2011

Ed and Christine are terrific hosts: welcoming, fun conversationalists, very knowledgeable about the area. The house is comfortably furnished with lovely antiques, steeped in local history. Breakfast was delicious. We loved our stay.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cornucopia at Oldfield is Southbury's first bed and breakfast. The 'Oldfield' house has been a landmark in the community since John Moseley built it in 1818. It is an exceptional example of Georgian Federal architecture set on acres of rolling green lawns framed by majestic maples and original stone walls. There are 4 uniquely furnished rooms and 3 public rooms available for our guests. THe grounds are enhanced by a secluded swimming pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cornucopia at Oldfield Bed & Breakfast

Address: 782 Main Street North, Southbury, CT 06488
Region: United States > Connecticut > Southbury
Price Range: ₹ 10,241 - ₹ 17,068 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cornucopia at Oldfield Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Some rooms might have a bath in the hallway; check the web site.”
 of 5 bubbles Pastdweller, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The John Mosely room has a clawfoot tub, so if you're not nimble you might want to choose another room.”
 of 5 bubbles RinNYC, 2 Nov 2015 | Read review
“We loved our room-- but not sure it's name-- it was the room upstairs in the rear with it's own private terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles travel-lionNY, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Lovely view, peaceful setting, farm fresh breakfasts, snacks, and drinks”
 of 5 bubbles juliemJ1114RK, 22 May 2015 | Read review
“There are several very nice rooms, including the John Mosley and Rebecca Mosley rooms. They built the house. All rooms are clean, comfy and cozy.”
 of 5 bubbles 945JohnM945, 16 May 2015 | Read review
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