Peaceful Weekend Getaway on the Housatonic River near Wyantenock State Forest, Connecticut

Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut (United States)

Peaceful Weekend Getaway on the Housatonic River near Wyantenock State Forest, Connecticut

2 Reviews
Nature Lodges
1 unit
5 guest capacity
Private Bathroom

Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This lovely suite is located in an inn on the Housatonic River, Connecticut, and offers a perfect weekend getaway for up to five guests. There are three bedrooms and one full bathroom. The first bedroom has a queen-size sleigh bed, two lamps, and a large window with curtains. The second bedroom has a queen-size four poster bed, lamps, a large window with curtains, and a desk. The third bedroom has a twin-size trundle bed and lamps. Each bedroom has unique paintings and artwork on the walls. In the bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a sink, and a shower. Luxury linens, towels, and basic toiletries are kindly provided.

The living room invites guests to relax after a busy day exploring the area, and is tastefully furnished with a sofa, an armchair, DirecTV, a bookshelf with a selection of books, a coffee table, and large windows providing views of the Housatonic River. Guests can prepare themselves delicious home-cooked food with the fully equipped kitchen, which comes with a refrigerator, a stove, an oven, a microwave, and a coffeemaker. There is a formal dining room with an elegant dining table for four. Other amenities include a washer and dryer, a telephone, and free Wi-Fi.

Outside, there is a porch with two rocking chairs where guests can relax and enjoy the peace and quiet. There is a charcoal grill for barbecues. This suite also has a private entrance and private river access, perfect for those wanting to get back in touch with nature. Guests will find many local attractions within easy driving distance, including Wyantenock State Forest.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Queen-size bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Garden
  • Fridge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Deck/Patio
  • Stove
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Dining table
  • Linens and pillows
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Washing machine
  • Cooking basics
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Shared Barbecue
Amenities include DirecTV, a telephone with free long distance within Continental US, a washer and dryer, and complimentary Wi-Fi. There is a porch with patio furniture and a charcoal grill.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
This retreat is nestled in the Litchfield Hills overlooking the Housatonic River in Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut. It is the only accommodation within a 20-mile stretch along the Housatonic River, and it has its own private river access. Mohawk Mountain is just seven minutes away by car. Nearby cities of Connecticut include Falls Village, Goshen, Kent, and Litchfield. There are several theaters, award-winning spas, and vineyards nearby. The General Store, which has the most necessities, is within walking distance, and there are grocery stores within 10 miles.


General activities
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Winter sports
  • Whitewater rafting

Cornwall Bridge and the surrounding area offer a wide range of activities for all tastes, including hiking, wine tasting, concerts, outdoor activities, and just relaxing by the river. The Appalachian Trail and Mohawk blue trail systems have many hiking trails. Guests can also go hiking and have a picnic at Housatonic Meadows State Park. Limerock Park is a must for racing fans, while for those film buffs, the Kent Film Festival is just five minutes away. Sunset Meadow Vineyards is a great place to visit for wine tasting.

Guests can go canoeing, kayaking and river rafting at Clarke Outdoor. Great family activities include visiting Action Wildlife, Ellsworth Hill Farm, and Kent Falls. Music lovers can hear amazing live performances at the Tri-Arts Theater, Music Mountain, Infinity Music Hall. Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, and the Litchfield Jazz Festival.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days

You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

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Additional Information

Pets are not allowed at this glamping site.

There is a 50% deposit required while booking.

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