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Top 10 Hotels in Essex

Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Uncasville Groton Area
3 out of 5
2255 Norwich-New London Turnpike, Montville, CT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£77
per night
22 Dec-23 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (978 reviews)

"Beautiful room customer service and great shuttle drivers"…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2019

Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Uncasville Groton Area
Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa
4 out of 5
625 North Rd, Groton, CT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£81
per night
20 Dec-21 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (669 reviews)

"Only stayed 1 night. Only parking was a little far."…"

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2019

Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa
Hilton Garden Inn Mystic/Groton
3 out of 5
224 Gold Star Hwy, Groton, CT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£86
per night
2 Jan-3 Jan
4.4/5Excellent! (1,023 reviews)

"Friendly staff, clean and in a good location. Breakfast was ok."…"

Reviewed on 1 Dec 2019

Hilton Garden Inn Mystic/Groton
Mohegan Sun
4.5 out of 5
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard, Montville, CT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£158
per night
1 Jan-2 Jan
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,048 reviews)

"It’s always clean, plenty to do, friendly staff, lots of dining options, plenty of parking."…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2019

Mohegan Sun
Hampton Inn Norwich
2.5 out of 5
154 Salem Turnpike, Norwich, CT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£86
per night
22 Dec-23 Dec
4.7/5Exceptional! (646 reviews)

"Great hospitality very pleased with the staff. Continue doing the things that you do."…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2019

Hampton Inn Norwich
Motel 6 New Haven - Branford
2 out of 5
320 E Main St, Branford, CT
Free cancellation
£47
per night
9 Dec-10 Dec
3.3/5 (653 reviews)

"Location was ideal to visit family on the area. Lots of eateries close by."…"

Reviewed on 3 Nov 2019

Motel 6 New Haven - Branford
Baymont by Wyndham Groton/Mystic
3 out of 5
360 CT Route 12, Groton, CT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£75
per night
12 Dec-13 Dec
3.8/5Good! (852 reviews)

"The Free Breakfast was good, and the staff was effective. Coffee was too weak tho :-("…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2019

Baymont by Wyndham Groton/Mystic
Ramada by Wyndham Groton
2.5 out of 5
156 Kings Hwy, Groton, CT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£52
per night
8 Dec-9 Dec
3.1/5 (1,567 reviews)

"My stay was fine. Would not mind staying here again."…"

Reviewed on 18 Nov 2019

Ramada by Wyndham Groton
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Uncasville
2.5 out of 5
1954 Norwich New London Tpke, Route 32, Montville, CT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£74
per night
1 Jan-2 Jan
4.2/5Very Good! (2,031 reviews)

"The proximity to the casino is great, as well as the shuttle service that runs every 15 minutes until 2:00AM."…"

Reviewed on 1 Dec 2019

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Uncasville
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Groton Near the Casinos
2 out of 5
135 Kings Highway, Groton, CT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£39
per night
15 Dec-16 Dec
2.9/5 (774 reviews)

"The customer service at this hotel is outstanding!! Although Expedia did us wrong, the manager of this property made it right! Very comforting hotel."…"

Reviewed on 16 Nov 2019

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Groton Near the Casinos
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Visiting Essex

Visitors to Essex are sure to enjoy the bars. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its waterfront. Top sights around the area include Essex Steam Train and Ocean Beach Park.

  • You'll find 95 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Old Saybrook
  • The closest major airport is in New London, CT (GON-Groton - New London), 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Fishers Island, NY (FID-Elizabeth Field), 20.4 mi (32.8 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Essex

Favourite places to visit in the city include Essex Steam Train, Essex Library and Essex Island Marina. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Pratt House and Connecticut River Museum.

As you plan your holiday to Essex, the best accommodation may not be in the city centre but you'll find 108 hotels and lodging options locally. Here are places to stay in the area:

  • The Griswold Inn is located 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from the heart of Essex. Guests who stay at this 3-star inn in Essex can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.
  • Mohegan Sun is 18.6 mi (29.9 km) from central Essex. This 4.5-star resort in Montville features a full-service spa, a golf course and a casino. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its dining options and beach locale.

A popular place to see in the surrounding area is Ocean Beach Park, located 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city centre.

Dressing for Essex

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 12°C and the night-time average to be -6°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 29°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • July to September averages 30°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 20°C during the day and -6°C at night
  • About 1299.50 millimetres of rain falls on Essex each year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 28°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of -5°C

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