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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.

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.

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.

23 03, 2020

Summer and Fall Connecticut Vacation Packages

2020-04-23T18:48:55+00:00Essex CT, Marinas in CT, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Old Saybrook Restaurants, Saybrook Travel Guide|

Saybrook Point Resort & Marina is located in a region that experiences different climates during each of the four seasons. There are many Connecticut vacation packages to choose from throughout the year in Old Saybrook that will coordinate with the seasonal activities. When you book direct on our website, you'll be able to choose from a variety of things to do in CT that are included in our seasonal packages.

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!

3 03, 2020

Spring in Connecticut: Attractions, Accommodations, and More

2020-03-03T22:13:58+00:00Dining & Drinks, Essex CT, 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|

Spring means a fresh start to the year, and everything begins to feel a bit more alive around all of the Connecticut attractions in Old Saybrook, CT. The term spring break has often been associated with all-night parties and college students, but doesn't everyone deserve a break? Step away from the daily grind and head to Saybrook Point Resort & Marina, where you'll have access to relaxing amenities that will leave you feeling better than when you first arrived. Listed below, you'll find numerous ways to enjoy a spring break away from the city and in the heart of Old Saybrook, CT. 

20 01, 2020

Winter Wildlife Eagle Cruise on the Connecticut River

2020-01-28T19:52:23+00:00Around the Inn, Dining & Drinks, Essex CT, Inn Accommodations, Lighthouse Suite, Main Inn, Marina, Marinas in CT, Old Saybrook CT Hotels, Saybrook Travel Guide, Special Events, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

Nature lovers will be excited to know that you’ll soon be able to spend some time on the Connecticut River while staying at Saybrook Point Resort & Marina. When you’re looking for fun things to do in CT in the winter, bird watching in February and March is a must. Whether you travel with kids along to Old Saybrook, CT, or are on your romantic getaways with your significant other, a cruise offers an excellent time for all ages. Learn more about one of the best Connecticut attractions that you’ll want to take advantage of during your stay, below! 

2 01, 2020

3 Top-Rated Things to Do in CT in the Winter 

2020-01-28T19:55:58+00:00Around the Inn, Dining & Drinks, Essex CT, Inn Accommodations, Lighthouse Suite, Main Inn, Marina, Marinas in CT, Old Saybrook Restaurants, Saybrook Travel Guide, Shopping in Old Saybrook, Spas in CT, Special Events, Things to Do in Old Saybrook CT|

Kick-off the new year with a variety of annual Connecticut attractions that draw in several visitors each passing year to Old Saybrook, CT. Post-holiday escapes are a great way to feel rejuvenated and refreshed, and that may be necessary after spending your time running around for the holidays. Saybrook Point Resort & Marina will be the perfect way to have a fresh start away from the daily grind, and you’ll be able to indulge in some much-needed pampering at The Spa. There are many exciting things to do in CT in the winter when you choose to stay at the Point. We’ll go over a few must-attend Connecticut attractions that feature something for everyone! 

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