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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for two nights and had a wonderful experience. Michael was very accommodating to our schedule (late arrival, early breakfast) and I was very impressed how clean and well kept everything was. The house is beautiful and the location is great-- within walking distance of good restaurants and some shopping and not far from the...

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

What are great warm review to take in on this cold morning. It was so nice meeting you two and I really enjoyed our conversation and the down time after breakfast. I hope you get to return to Madison soon and I look forward to meeting the newest addition to your family. Be well and thanks again. -Michael.

Poughkeepsie, New York
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Just returned from an amazing 3 night stay with Michael. This is a great bed & breakfast in a perfect location. Local beaches and the town center of Madison are all a quick walk away. The inn is comfortable and welcoming, the rooms are spacious and make it easy to feel at home. Michael's breakfasts are nothing short of amazing...

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments! It was great to see you both and so glad you were able to relax without the kids in tow for a few days. We're never too far when you need to escape. Be well and be happy. Michael.

New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Michael is a fantastically thoughtful host, with formal culinary training as a pastry chef and a passion for local ingredients. He was accommodating, warm, inviting, and creative. The room was idyllic, the Inn charming, and the property well-kept. Madison provided the perfect backdrop to our getaway.

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for those kind words. I sincerely hope you two can escape the city more often and again this summer when you explore our community a little more. Work hard and play harder. Thanks again.

Madison, Connecticut
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is a beautiful, rambling old building nicely furnished with an eclectic mixture of old and new. If you enjoy historic homes, you will love it. The location is fantastic, as you can stroll within a minute or two to Madison's lovely shops, several restaurants and the library. A slightly longer walk or bike ride will bring you to the...

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Amy! Appreciate you kind and positive words about this great house and this great town. I'm not too far so next time you need an escape just give a call. All my best,

Southbury, CT
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stayed for the first time at the Scranton Seahorse Inn and had a wonderful time. The inn has an interesting history as the house was built by one of Madison's early influential families. The town is also interesting to explore...we ate dinner at one of the local restaurants and decided to go to a movie at the historical town...

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this. It was nice having you say for your post-holiday-decompression-escapte. Be sure you look us up for your next escape. See you soon.

New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Michael was a very gracious host who helped us feel welcome, made great local restaurant recommendations, and cooked up a delicious breakfast. There were a couple of hiccups during our stay--as is to be expected from time to time--and he went out of his way to make them right. We look forward to visiting again.

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

Very much appreciate you taking the time to write. I hope you come back the next time you need to escape the city the kids. Be well.

North Adams, Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We found the location to be very convenient and innkeeper Michael most welcoming. The house is beautiful from the outside but a little "tired" inside. The breakfast was outstanding. Michael helped us get to know the surrounding area and mapped out a good walk for us.

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying and many thanks for taking the time to comment on your time here. We love Madison so much and appreciate when our visitors get to stroll the village and beaches too. So sorry you found this beautiful historic home from the 1800's to be "tired". We prefer to maintain the historic charm like the gorgeous original floors...

Reviewed 12 October 2016

Service is outstanding. It is a beautiful renovated old house and it has all what you need. Location in Madison can not be better. The owners go out to satisfy all your needs. Our room was nice but the bed a little small. Breakfast is really very good. It is wothed every cent yoy pay.

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Isaach! I know your stay was brief but it was such a joy to host you both during your stay in Madison. Next time you visit the United States please come by again and stay a little longer. My best, Michael.

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A typical New England bed-and-breakfast place. Some areas need upgrade and modern amenities. The rooms are rather small but adequate for a short stay. The breakfast was excellent, tasty omelettes of your choice, sausage,and everything else if you need cereal etc. Arrive before seven pm, otherwise it's a bit complicated to enter.

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the bed & breakfast. We are in a constant state of upgrading our facility. If there was something specific you noticed please let me know so I can address it Our late arrival procedures are really very simple and are a welcome process for those guests arriving late. Since you and your...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We had a really great time at the Seahorse. Michael was a fantastic host and could not have been more helpful with really great tips on the surrounding area. The whole house and gardens were beautiful. Breakfast was great meeting new friends from Vancouver and NewYork. Hope to visit again in the future.

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Michael H, Owner at Scranton Seahorse Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words. I'm beyond happy that you found our home to be exactly what you hoped for on your vacation. I couldn't agree more that breakfast time is a highlight when you are here. Meeting folks from all walks of life and all over the world helps make great memories. See you again soon....

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This beautiful Greek Revival built in 1833 is perfectly located in the center of Madison. Park your car and walk to the beaches, restaurants, movie theater and boutiques. Our inn is available for small parties, weddings, business meetings and luncheons. Call the inn to discuss plans for your next event. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scranton Seahorse Inn

Address: 818 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-3156
Region: United States > Connecticut > Madison
Price Range: $224 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Scranton Seahorse Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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