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.
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!
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!
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!
As we transition from fall into winter, the hustle and bustle of the holiday season may be a bit more apparent. Getting closer to the holidays means that the last-minute gift go-ers may start to feel the panic of trying to find a quality item in a short period of time. Now is the time to start shopping so that you're not stuck cramming the stores with all of the other last-minute shoppers. However, we do understand that life gets in the way sometimes, and you may need to shop while you're on vacation. Lucky for you, Saybrook Point Resort & Marina is located in one of the best east coast towns that features diverse places to shop in and near Old Saybrook, CT.
As you begin creating a list of the fun things to do in CT, while at Saybrook Point Resort & Marina you should know that Connecticut features many incredible wineries. The Connecticut Wine Trail is made up of 26 local wineries that are sprinkled throughout our beautiful state. Whether you’re on a romantic getaway or are just in town for the weekend you’ll want to add a wine tasting to your list of things to do! Keep reading to learn more about the Connecticut Wine Trail wineries are located near our Old Saybrook Point Resort & Marina.
Wondering what to do in Connecticut during a fall vacation? Here’s a little secret, the colors on the trees reach peak foliage during October in Old Saybrook, CT. Whether you’re planning an outing to pick apples, hunt for antique shops, or just want to do some leaf-peeping— spending your day outdoors is a must! Saybrook Point Resort & Marina not only offers panoramic views of the vibrant autumn sunsets over the Connecticut River, but the colorful transition of the trees near the inn is mesmerizing. We’ll provide some guidance on how to take self-guided Connecticut scenic drives throughout the pumpkin spiced pre-holiday season.
Planning a trip to Old Saybrook, CT, during autumn will be the perfect way to spend time with your significant other before the holidays hit. Saybrook Point Resort & Marina offers a peaceful stay surrounded by breathtaking fall foliage and autumn activities. If you love the crisp fall weather and seasonal transitions as much as we do, then head to our beautiful inn on the Connecticut River. When you’re wondering what to do in Connecticut, here are a few fall activities to check out during your weekend getaways to CT.