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Vernon, Connecticut
1 review
Reviewed 28 January 2013

My fiancé and I chose the Cooper Beech Inn for our small (30 person) wedding weekend because we wanted a charming location where our guests could stay at the same location as our ceremony and reception. The Copper Beech Inn lived up to our expectations. The accommodations were lovely, the food delicious and the staff attentive to our wishes. We're... More 

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Reviewed 21 January 2013

For us, when time is short but a get away is in order, the Copper Beech Inn is just the place! Ivoryton is a pretty, very quiet hamlet (bring a book!). The Inn is warm and inviting. Pip's Restaurant has outstanding cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. The Inn's rooms are beautifully appointed and very comfortable. the grounds of this classic... More 

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Teaneck, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 21 January 2013

When I called to make a reservation, Jessica said only the carriage house was available - pick your room! She opened the entire carriage house for us. We were the only ones staying there. Room cozy and welcoming. Bathroom was amazing. Since we were the only ones staying there, the 7:30AM coffee was delivered to our room. Breakfast was a... More 

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Thank lynn r
CBI-owner, Manager at The Copper Beech Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad that we could accomodate you this weekend! I actually loved brining the coffee to you, as it gave me a chance to pamper you a bit. We look forward to your next visit! More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 6 January 2013

As we love the Inn's restaurant, we decided dinner and a stay at the inn would make a wonderful anniversary trip. Our room was beautiful and full of antiques and old world charm. The staff was gracious and accommodating. The main house can be a bit chilly in January, so the room's space heater came in handy. We hope they... More 

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Reviewed 31 December 2012

My wife and I have stayed at the Copper Beech Inn on three separate ocassions in the past six months and look forward to returning for another great getaway next month. We have stayed at 5 star inn's all over the Northeast and can not think of a nicer inn to stay at within 2 hours of the Springfield, Ma... More 

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Reviewed 10 December 2012

We had made reservations weeks in advance of my 90 year old mother's stay there on Christmas eve. We informed them that she wouldn't be able to stay in the main building because all rooms are up stairs, which she couldn't navigate. So accommodations were requested in the carriage house. We got there to find the heat hadn't been turned... More 

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CBI-owner, Manager at The Copper Beech Inn, responded to this review

I am so sorry to hear of your mother's uncomfortable stay here at the Copper Beech Inn! This is not a typical experience here and although this is a review from 2012, it is clear from reading the review carefully that your mother stayed here in 2011. Since that time, we have made repairs to the building's heating and cooling... More 

Haddam, Connecticut
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Reviewed 28 November 2012

Wow, really unfortunate - had reserved a room at a discounted rate for my 30th wedding anniversary, was told the inn would honor the rate, only to receive a call the next day saying they would not honor the rate-very disappointed in their lack of professionalism - cancelled the res of course.

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CBI-owner, Manager at The Copper Beech Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your prompt review, we always appreciate it when our guests (or potential guests!) let us know how we can improve their experience. It is our commitment to maintain the highest degree of professionalism whenever we communicate with our guests. A warm, helpful and friendly staff is what the Copper Beech Inn has always been known for. Unfortunately,... More 

Staten Island, New York
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Reviewed 24 November 2012

My wife and I spent a few days at Thanksgiving at Copper Beech. We had a very enjoyable three days - the room was quite unique (with a barrel ceiling) and large. The bathromm was also fairly large with a soaking tub and separate shower. The staff at the inn was most accomodating and friendly. Breakfast which came with the... More 

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Rhode Island
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Reviewed 31 October 2012

Stayed at the Copper Beech Inn in September. The main Inn is very romantic and has the look and feel of a Victorian mansion. My advice would be to book a room in the main Inn. Unfortunately we were booked in the carriage house, which was just a rectangle building with adequate rooms that you would find in a mid-range... More 

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Suffield, Connecticut
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Reviewed 23 October 2012

I stayed at the Copper Beech Inn on September 13, 2012. The accomadations were very nice and the staff was very attentive. My complaint is the resturant in the inn, we had heard positive comments on the food and presentation. Both my wife and I dine out quite a bit and I was looking forward to celebrating my birthday. The... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Copper Beech Inn portrays subtle and refined elegance in traditional New England style. The intimate country hotel is situated in the hamlet of Ivoryton, Connecticut, one of three small villages within the historic town of Essex on the Connecticut River.Rediscover the art of relaxation and experience luxurious comfort in one of the inn's 22 guest rooms and suites in the Main House, the Carriage House or the most recent addition, the Comstock House. Period antiques, oriental rugs, and richly textured fabrics and upholstery are abundant, combined with thoughtful amenities.The quaint villages of the Lower Connecticut River Valley are just minutes away, each one evoking the essence of the New England village of long ago. The history and culture, the pristine Connecticut River, the seaside landscape of Long Island Sound and the abundance of recreational opportunities are endless in this very special area of the Connecticut River Valley, all just a two-hour drive from New York or Boston.Begin with the discovery of the riverside village of Essex, with boutiques, art galleries, antique shops and the Connecticut River Museum. Just a few miles up the river is the picture perfect town of Chester, offering the visitor art galleries, gift shops, unique clothing stores, and antique shops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Copper Beech Inn

Address: 46 Main Street, Ivoryton, CT 06442
Region: United States > Connecticut > Ivoryton
Price Range: $292 - $572 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Copper Beech Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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“There may be rooms in the old inn building... but we loved our modern, quiet room in the building behind the inn.”
 of 5 bubbles 1Nicole, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“we did not stay in the hotel, we ate in the restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles eitravel76, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Please note that the review was for the restaurant thus no comments about the rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles cerrba, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 321 in the Comstock House is a very large corner room with plenty of privacy. Each room is different, so be sure to ask for details.”
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“Choose the rooms in the back building.”
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