The Grace Mayflower Inn and Spa is a charming New England resort in Washington, Connecticut perfect for a romantic weekend getaway or mother-daughter spa retreat. Four guest houses offer 30 luxury accommodations across 58 acres of country gardens and wooded lawns. Guests can personalize their stay with a choice of special in-room touches like pillows, bath products, room fragrances, and champagne. The Inn’s main building houses a seasonal heated outdoor pool and daily fitness center with men’s and women’s changing rooms and saunas. The Mayflower Dining Room serves daily breakfast, lunch and dinner menus featuring fresh local ingredients, while The Tap Room offers drinks, desserts, and appetizers in a casual lounge setting. No stay at the resort is complete without a trip to the 20,000 square-foot Grace Mayflower Spa for a massage, facial, mani-pedi or customized wellness experience.
Rooms & Suites
Guests can choose from 30 different accommodations at one of four guest houses at Grace Mayflower Inn and Spa: Allerton Cottage, Standish Cottage, Speedwell Cottage and Mayflower House.
Each room features a feather-top mattress, luxury bedding, plasma TV, complimentary WiFi, in-room bar and antique furnishings and decor.
Classic rooms at the Standish Cottage and Mayflower House include a bathroom with walk-in shower and deep soaking tub, as well as double vanity units, sitting area and writing desk in some of the larger rooms. The larger superior rooms can be found at the Mayflower House and Speedwell Cottage. Each deluxe room at the Mayflower House and Allerton Cottage features a king-sized bed, gas fireplace and balcony, with optional walk-in closets and double vanity units.
The junior suites at Standish Cottage, Speedwell Cottage, and the Mayflower House offer a spacious bedroom and sitting area, while the larger superior suites in Speedwell Cottage and Standish Cottage also include a gas fireplace and balcony.
The grand suites at Standish Cottage feature a separate bedroom, double vanity unit and gas fireplace in the spacious living room. Upgrading to one of the resort’s Grace Suites at Allerton Cottage, Speedwell Cottage and the Main Building adds a private balcony.
Visitors to The Grace Mayflower Spa can customize their own wellness programs to suit their personal needs or choose from a range of individual treatments and services.
Guests can also choose a shared experience to enjoy a trip to the Spa with a friend, partner or loved one, including side-by-side massages, mani-pedis, and private yoga sessions.
The resort’s executive chef created an exclusive Spa dining menu for guests to end their spa session with a delicious salad or wrap. The Grace Mayflower Spa also includes a shop with a selection of men’s and women’s clothing and accessories, jewelry, bedding, decor, and candles.
Grace Mayflower Inn and Spa serve breakfast, lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch in The Mayflower Dining Room. The resort’s executive chef strives to use local ingredients as much as possible, including produce from the Inn’s private kitchen garden. Dinner entrees include pasta, fish, seafood and grilled ribeye with a selection of appetizers, soups, and salads.
The Tap Room is a more casual dining spot serving beer, wine, and cocktails with light entrees, appetizers, and dessert. Guests can enjoy a warm chocolate cake or dessert wine while listening to live piano performance or sip on a signature cocktail on the outdoor terrace as the sun sets over the resort.
Weddings & Conferences
Grace Mayflower Inn and Spa offers several venues for weddings, business meeting and special events. The Shakespeare Garden is ideal for an outdoor ceremony, while the parlor and grand lobby can host an indoor winter or rainy-day wedding. The Teahouse is the Inn’s largest meeting space, a standalone two-story building with a private office, restrooms, pantry, and outdoor porch. An on-site coordinator can help couples select the flowers, music, officiant and dining menu for their ceremony or reception. The resort also offers planning services to make business meetings at the Inn a success. The Inn can even accommodate team-building activities on-site in the Spa House, Fitness Club, or the Labyrinth.
Guests can participate in many seasonal outdoor activities through private lessons at The Grace Mayflower Spa, including tennis, kayaking, fly fishing, archery, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing.
The Inn offers a heated outdoor pool from May to October, as well as a heated indoor pool at the Spa House. The Grace Mayflower Fitness Club in the main building features and range of cardio and weight training equipment, with saunas located in the separate men’s and women’s changing rooms. The resort also offers a professional five-hole synthetic turf putting green.
Just a quick 2.5-mile drive from the resort, the Steep Rock Preserve offers nearly 1,000 acres of hiking, camping, and fishing among river banks and rolling hillsides.
118 Woodbury Road, Route 47, Washington, CT 06793, Phone: 800-550-8095
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