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New Hampshire
Reviewed 17 August 2015

My husband and I spent one night here and would return again. The inn keeper/owner, Victoria greeted us upon arrival and invited us in for a glass of wine and cheese that afternoon we arrived. Nice touch, on the house between 5&7 nightly. She asked us if we had any food allergies regarding her homemade breakfast plans for the next...

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

I absolutely loved reading this! I'm so happy that you enjoyed your stay in the Madison, and your kind words about breakfast really made me smile. :) It would be wonderful to welcome you back when you're next in the area! 'Til then, take care, Victoria

Dobbs Ferry, New York
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We did enjoy our two night stay at the Tidewater Inn in Madison, CT. The location was so central to everything: it is walking distance to many of the shops and restaurants in the center of Madison. Also, there are beaches nearby and the host and owner, Victoria, gives you a permit to use the town beaches. We loved the...

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words! I'm so glad that you and your husband enjoyed your stay so much, especially your breakfasts and visits to the beaches. I appreciate you sharing your thoughts on the rooms, too. This home has been around for decades, and I believe that some of the wear that you describe adds a unique...

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 August 2015

I've stopped at Tidewater on my way up to CapeCod and really enjoyed it. The room and bath was in perfect shape. The innkeeper Victoria is very friendly and was very nice about getting me an early breakfast when I needed an early start to beat the traffic. The inn is about 1 block out of town so its easy...

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much! I'm very happy you enjoyed your stay - it was my pleasure to have you, and I'd love to welcome you back when you're next in town or passing through! Take good care, Victoria

West Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed for a wedding and had a great time. Thestaff was super friendly and the breakfast was delicious. They had a refridgetor and a basket of goodies that came in handy for free (aka my husband left his shaving cream at home!)Very cute spot and pleasant atmosphere for a weekend spot!

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

Lauren, thank you so much for your recommendation! I'm very happy to know that you enjoyed your stay (breakfast especially!), and I'd love to welcome you back when you're next in the area. :) All my best, Victoria

Province of Castellon, Spain
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Lovely and big room, superconfortable bed, nice and new bath room, spacious and wondeful house. Everything very clean. Fridge with snacks. Splendid and elegant garden. Victoria is very sweet and kind and the house is wide and spacious. I absolutly love this place!!

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

Eliana, thank you so much for your very sweet review! I'm so happy you had a great visit, and I can't wait to welcome you back when you're next in the area. :) Take good care, Victoria

New York
Reviewed 18 June 2015

My husband had business in both New Haven and Guilford and we chose to stay in Madison at the Tidwater Inn for its location as we wanted to also visit Old Lyme for business. We really enjoyed our time with Victoria at the Tidewater. Very cozy wine and cheese with other guests and our lovely hostess. Lovely breakfast for lingering...

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

I was very happy to read this today! I'm so happy you and your husband enjoyed your visit, from the location to breakfast. It would be wonderful to welcome you back when you're next in the area - please don't be a stranger! :) All my best, Victoria

Stamford, CT
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Selected for its convenient location, this inn proved to be a real gem. Its proprietor, Victoria is a real hands on innkeeper, making sure that everything is just right. And she is a delight to chat with. We stayed in the Cottage, just outside the main building, and it felt like being in the middle of the country. Each day...

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

I just loved reading this today. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I'm so happy you had a wonderful visit, and I'm already looking forward to welcoming you back. Take care, and I'll see you next time, Victoria

Reviewed 22 May 2015

Victoria is so hospitable and endlessly kind. The room was wonderful, breakfast was delicious and varied. It was lovely to have a place to stay where I also felt as though I made a friend. We stayed at the Inn because my daughter was graduating from Yale. New Haven is about a 25 minute drive away from the Inn, north...

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

Jill, I have two words for you: Thank you. Your review is so lovely, and it was a pleasure having you and your son for your daughter's graduation weekend. I'd really love to welcome you back for a nice Madison getaway next time. Congratulations to your daughter on her amazing accomplishment, and I look forward to seeing you again. :)...

Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

We just returned home after a wonderful, relaxing 2 night stay. Enjoyed ourselves so much we booked the same cozy, quiet Scranton room for Thanksgiving. High marks for delicious, yummy savory and sweet breakfasts, beautiful comfy poster bed, strong WiFi, wine and cheese reception by an inviting fireplace and BEST of all, Victoria, our lovely, gracious, knowledgeable and attentive Innkeeper....

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

Audrey and Keith, I'm so happy you had such a wonderful visit. Thank you for your lovely recommendation (it truly made my day,) and I can't wait to welcome you back for Thanksgiving! All my best, Victoria

New York
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Excellent...from the comfortable bed and room to the fire in the living room to the complimentary wine and cheese each evening. We felt at home the whole time. A number of nice local restaurants to choose from and beautiful small town. Highly recommended.

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Victoria K, Owner at Tidewater Inn, responded to this review

Jerry, this is wonderful! I'm so glad you felt at home during your stay and enjoyed your time in Madison. I'd love to welcome you back for another getaway soon. Take care, Victoria

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Tidewater Inn! We invite you to explore coastal Connecticut while relaxing at our comfortable, elegant bed and breakfast on the Connecticut shoreline. Tidewater Inn is designed with you in mind. We've tailored each room, our hospitality and amenities to make your stay as enjoyable and relaxing as possible. The eight beautiful guest rooms and one hideaway cottage are individually decorated with antiques and estate furniture and appointed with your comfort and convenience in mind. Most have a canopy or four poster, including two with a wood burning fireplace, and one Jacuzzi nestled in the cottage. All guestrooms have a private en-suite bathroom with a shower, air conditioning, cable television, and wireless internet access for your personal computer. Relax by the fireside in the sitting room or in the English Garden. Enjoy a full breakfast and complimentary evening pre-dinner refreshments. Our attention to detail and charming atmosphere makes the Tidewater Inn the perfect destination for a weekend getaway. We hope to see you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tidewater Inn

Address: 949 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-3236
Region: United States > Connecticut > Madison
Price Range: RM797 - RM926 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tidewater Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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