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    Bee and Thistle Inn and Lounge

    100 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT 06371-1426
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 139 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I have loved the Bee and Thistle for many years. On this one night visit it seemed old and run down. Our room was clean but still dusty and dark and the bathroom in room #1 is tiny and the shower looks like the door...More

    Thank SagHarborAlice
    Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

    We booked a room for a nearby wedding. At booking we were told the restaurant would not be available , but not that there was a rehearsal dinner that night and a wedding in property the next day. We were greeted and checked in, but...More

    Thank Michelle S
    Reviewed 9 September 2017

    We should have known we were not going to have a good experience when we were double charged for our one night stay at Bee and Thistle. After numerous calls to the Inn which were never answered we finally resolved the issue with booking.com. The...More

    1  Thank Vacationerx3
    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I had a reservation for a main dining area.....arriving on time we were told that our table wasn't ready yet. We were then ushered into a dark lounge area to wait. Since we planned to have a drink at dinner and not...More

    4  Thank jerryr111
    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    The Inn is charming in itsself. The decor is something else - old and heavy mixed with modern. Colors don't match - and Interior Designers nightmare, Staff and owner very friendly and accommodating. Our room was very dark with heavy drapes and furniture. Bathroom small...More

    Thank Thomas S
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Banquet Room
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$174 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Connecticut >
    • Old Lyme
    • Also Known As
    • Bee And Thistle Hotel Old Lyme
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    Traveller (46)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (40)
    Bathroom (2)
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    GammyGam
    11 August 2017|
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    Response from Thomas S | Reviewed this property |
    We were in room one. It's a bit dark and with "heavy" furniture. Very small bathroom - small shower only. Saw no mold and didn/t hear others. We were ther mid-week.
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    Carol O
    30 September 2015|
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    Response from BeeandThistle | Property representative |
    Hello, There are no guest rooms on our first floor. It is completely dining and lounging space. We always help with bags, and because the building was built in 1756, we do not have an elevator. If you have any... More
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    "Not sure there is a really good room - and wifi is almost non existent on the first floor."
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    "Room 11 is for polar bears in the winter. Beautiful but cold."
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    "The stairs were quite steep. They could be difficult for less able persons"
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    "Room 2 was big and comfy; there are 3 floors so if you have trouble climbing stairs, ask for the second floor."
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