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20 09, 2020

5 Head-Turning Instagram Photo Ideas near Saybrook Point

2020-10-04T15:08:25+00:00Around the Inn, Inn Accommodations, Marina, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Saybrook Travel Guide, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

Now more than ever, we live in a visual, altogether virtual world. While the peaceful, undeniably scenic Connecticut River-side community of Old Saybrook is an idyllic place to relax, unwind, and indulge, there’s certainly nothing wrong with venturing into the wild in hopes of “snapping” the perfect Instagram pic. Saybrook Point Resort & Marina itself is a breathtaking architectural marvel, with its sizable marina, distinctive lighthouse suite, charming accommodations, and beautifully-plated coastal cuisines.

15 09, 2020

15 Hidden Gems near Saybrook Point Resort

2020-10-04T15:04:35+00:00Around the Inn, Dining & Drinks, Essex CT, Inn Accommodations, Lighthouse Suite, Marinas in CT, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Old Saybrook Restaurants, Saybrook Travel Guide, Shopping in Old Saybrook, Spas in CT, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

There’s no shortage of hidden gems near Old Saybrook, Connecticut, home to the opulent Saybrook Point Resort & Marina, a classic, four-season New England respite. Present-day Old Saybrook was once the “Saybrook Colony,” founded in 1635 along the sandy, wind-swept banks of the broad Connecticut River. Thus, the region is brimming with historical significance, mouthwatering seafood, and countless aquatic pursuits, such as sailing, fishing, and paddling.

20 08, 2020

10 Fun 2021 Wedding Trends: Say “I Do” at Saybrook Point

2020-10-04T15:09:18+00:00Around the Inn, Dining & Drinks, Essex CT, Inn Accommodations, Lighthouse Suite, Main Inn, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Old Saybrook Restaurants, Saybrook Travel Guide, Spas in CT, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT, Weddings|

2020 has unequivocally—and, perhaps, irrevocably—left its stamp on the wedding industry. Soon-to-be brides and grooms have had to push dates, change venues, shrink guest lists, and wholly think outside the box (while crying themselves to sleep). But, hopefully, the oddest year in recent memory will provide enough distinctive, undeniably ingenious wedding trends that span generations. Thus, we’ve pieced together 10 unique 2021 wedding trends that just might be exactly what your upcoming wedding desperately needs.

15 08, 2020

Plan a Coastal Connecticut Wellness Retreat at Saybrook Point

2020-10-04T14:42:00+00:00Around the Inn, Dining & Drinks, Essex CT, Inn Accommodations, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Old Saybrook Restaurants, Saybrook Travel Guide, Spas in CT, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

There’s perhaps never been a more befitting time in recent memory for a much-needed, well-deserved coastal Connecticut wellness retreat for two. Romance has always played an integral role in Old Saybrook’s hospitality scene, mainly because of this region’s absorbing historical significance, oceanic beauty, and nautical charm. Saybrook Point Resort & Marina, in particular, remains a shining example of all-encompassing sophistication, culinary splendor, and eudemonia.

20 07, 2020

Traditional New Englands Food in Old Saybrook, CT

2020-10-04T14:32:50+00:00Around the Inn, Dining & Drinks, Inn Accommodations, Old Saybrook Restaurants, Saybrook Travel Guide, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

For over 130 years, Old Saybrook, CT, has been a highly sought destination for those seeking a leisurely retreat from the hustle and bustle of modern life. With its old-world charm exemplified by the many historical sites and buildings, it's no surprise that so many people want to visit our inviting burg overlooking the Long Island Sound. Arguably, one of the most immersive ways to enjoy a vacation is to sample the local fare. Fortunately, Saybrook Point Resort & Marina has an exquisite on-site restaurant that serves an impressive variety of classic New England foods.

15 07, 2020

The 5 Best Walking Paths and Trails in Old Saybrook, CT

2020-10-04T14:24:18+00:00Around the Inn, Essex CT, Inn Accommodations, Lighthouse Suite, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Saybrook Travel Guide, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

There's always something memorable about taking a stroll in an unknown area. The sights, the sounds, the people, everything you see is just so different, but somehow it allows you to immerse yourself in the environment as if you lived there for years. Walking around an unfamiliar place can be somewhat exciting as you ponder what will be waiting for you around the next bend, and Saybrook, CT, is no different. Here at Saybrook Point Resort & Marina, we understand the importance of a good leisurely walk.

30 06, 2020

A Self-Guided Connecticut History Tour of Old Saybrook

2020-06-30T20:52:41+00:00Around the Inn, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Old Saybrook Restaurants, Saybrook Travel Guide, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

Home to the first settlement on the southern shores of Connecticut, the area around Old Saybrook is rich with American history. The next time you reserve a room at Saybrook Point Resort & Marina, consider embarking on a self-guided Connecticut history tour. Prepare for a day of learning fascinating facts about the area and enjoying stunning sights of the Atlantic coastline.

20 06, 2020

20 Unique Date Night Jar Ideas to Try in Old Saybrook

2020-10-04T14:50:09+00:00Around the Inn, Dining & Drinks, Essex CT, Guesthouses, Inn Accommodations, Lighthouse Suite, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Old Saybrook Restaurants, Saybrook Travel Guide, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

Who says the date night jar ideas have to stay home when you go on vacation? By all means, bring them with you during your romantic getaway in Connecticut at Saybrook Point Resort & Marina. Pamper yourself to pure relaxation at our spa, see some spectacular coastal sites, and treat yourselves to the couple’s getaway of your dreams. Whether you prefer adventure or tend to be more of a homebody, there are plenty of fun things to do in Connecticut.

3 03, 2020

4 Benefits of Direct Booking

2020-03-03T22:19:25+00:00Around the Inn, Essex CT, Lighthouse Suite, Main Inn, Marina, Marinas in CT, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Saybrook Travel Guide, Special Events, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

There are several reasons we encourage guests to book direct when making reservations for an upcoming getaway to Old Saybrook, CT. While booking with third-party platforms, also known as online travel agencies, you may think you’re getting a better deal, but that’s not always the case. When using an online agency instead of making a direct booking with Saybrook Point Resort & Marina, you may find yourself frustrated in a few different ways. Not only will you have a run around on the phone if you need to change dates or cancel, but you could also risk your reservation getting lost. Keep reading to learn four benefits of direct booking when planning your getaway to one of the best places to visit in Connecticut—Old Saybrook!

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