Private 1st floor bedroom/with travertine bathroom and luxurious water jet tub. Windows all around allow you to enjoy the rural wooded setting. Also included is a Continental Breakfast as well as evening access to the living room where you can enjoy a nightcap after we light the fire on cool nights at 7:30 pm.
Kitchen cooking privileges are not included. Convenient location for nearby colleges & city theaters as well as hiking and biking trails.
Your spacious bedroom includes a queen bed with fresh linens. Ensuite travertine bath has a heated floor, open shower & relaxing air-jet bathtub with a view! Bathroom is fully supplied with fresh towels and soaps. There is plenty of room on the soft carpet for your yoga workout! Portacrib or Cot are available for a child.
You are welcome to enjoy fresh coffee and muffins with special jams at the breakfast bar -- or on the patio in warmer weather.
You will need a car as there is no public transportation nearby. 15 minutes to downtown Hartford and 25 minutes to the airport or the University of Connecticut in Storrs.
In warmer months, you can enjoy the outdoor patio and perhaps a deer or two will wander by. In colder months, at the end of the day, you are welcome to enjoy a nightcap or a game of chess in front of a warm fire in the fieldstone fireplace in the living room. Indoor space to park your car is available upon request.
Interaction with guests
The owners will be delighted to greet you and answer your questions and make recommendations for places to visit in the area. Let us know your interests and we'll put on our thinking caps to suggest destinations you might enjoy.
Other things to note
This home is conveniently located in a quiet and private country setting east of Hartford, midway between New York City and Boston.
Although our setting is rural, we are close to the highway and the city's art museums and charming restaurants!
If you enjoy a morning run, we are located on the route of the annual 4K Manchester Road Race and you can test your timing and stamina.
Coffee, organic teas, muffins and special jams are available for you each morning.
We do not rent to undergraduate college students and do not permit smoking, parties or pets. But you are welcome to play your musical instrument or choose a book from our library.