Mystic is one of the Best Small Towns in Connecticut

Mystic is one of the Best Small Towns in Connecticut/Our Mystic Bed and Breakfast

New England calls you, especially for those ready to get their next romantic getaway on the calendar. This beautiful part of the country offers a sweeping shoreline dotted with lighthouses and elegant homes, plenty of outdoor areas for boating and hiking, and some of the best small towns in Connecticut. One of these particularly charming […]

Head to the Flea Market in New Haven

Head to the Flea Market in New Haven & More Flea Markets in Connecticut near our Mystic Bed and Breakfast

Flea markets in Connecticut, particularly those near Mystic and the popular Flea Market in New Haven, offer a distinctive shopping experience that can add a unique flavor to any couple’s weekend getaway in New England. These markets are treasure troves of vintage finds, antiques, crafts, and one-of-a-kind items that reflect the region’s rich history and […]

The Best Spas in Mystic for Relaxation

Spas in Mystic near our bed and breakfast

A couple heading to our charming seafaring town of Mystic for a romantic getaway will want to add a visit to one of the best spas in Mystic as the perfect complement to an intimate escape. After exploring Mystic’s quaint streets, local shops, and scenic waterfront, indulging in a spa massage or treatment offers a […]

Head to Friar Tuck’s in Mystic & More Breweries in Connecticut

Friar Tuck's in Mystic and more breweries in Connecticut

The art of brewing dates back to Colonial times in New England, and the industry continues to this day in Mystic and beyond. One of our favorite places to grab a beer is Friar Tuck’s in Mystic, a long-time Irish tavern for visitors and locals alike to enjoy an impressive tap list of locally and […]

Best Mystic Restaurants: The Shipwright’s Daughter

The Shipwright's Daughter is one of the best Mystic restaurants

Few restaurant openings take an area by storm in the way that the Shipwright’s Daughter did when it opened in 2020. Executive Chef David Standridge has a resume that runs deep in the award-winning New York restaurant industry, and along with his wife Kathleen, who is the resident wine director, they offer visitors and residents […]

Flower Walks: One of the Best Tulip Farms in CT

Tulip Farms in CT near our Mystic Bed and Breakfast

As we’re still in the heart of winter, we begin to yearn for spring, and all that comes along with it! A favorite thing to do is visit one of the best tulip farms in CT: Wicked Tulips Flower Farm in the nearby town of Preston. Three outposts of this local flower farm are owned […]

The Must-Visit Festivals in CT this Year Near our B&B

Festivals in CT, photo of the Bascule Bridge in Mystic CT

Our charming small town in New England is as lively as it is filled with fun things to do! There also happens to be a long list of annual festivals in CT worth planning to check out this year. From garlic festivals, food-focused events, and farmers markets to summer concert series, Irish parades, and festive […]

The Most Romantic Restaurants in CT for Date Night

Romantic Restaurants in CT

One of the most important parts of date night is an elegant meal, and there’s a lovely selection of romantic restaurants in CT near the Mystic area. Of course, this part of New England is known for its fresh seafood—oysters on the half-shell and the freshest catches of the day. The culinary talent in Mystic […]

The Best Things to do in Stonington, CT This Winter

Things to do in Stonington

With the new year on the horizon, now is a great time to start planning a getaway this winter, and with so many fantastic things to do in Stonington, CT, a trip to this cozy town in New England should be your next destination. From historic lighthouses and nature areas to excellent shopping and dining […]

Enjoy the Holidays in Downtown Mystic in 2023

Head to Downtown Mystic for the holiday events and festivals

Our charming maritime town comes alive during the holidays, and there are so many festive things to do in downtown Mystic to celebrate! From fantastic holiday shopping ideas and the Festival of Lights to bright boat parade displays and a visit from Santa himself, there’s no shortage of events to fill your winter getaway itinerary. […]

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