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Overview of Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast

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Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished
Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished
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In-room dining

Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast

3.5 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationStony Creek Museum6 min walk
    Popular LocationBill Miller’s Castle8 min drive
    Popular LocationStony Creek Brewery16 min drive
    AirportNew Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional)17 min drive

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  • Heron Room

    Room amenities

    • 600 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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About this area


Located in Branford, Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast is in the suburbs and on the waterfront. The area's natural beauty can be seen at New Haven Green and Hammonasset Beach State Park, while Shubert Theater and Yale University Art Gallery are cultural highlights. Connecticut Sportsplex and Shoreline Trolley Museum are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale watching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Stony Creek Museum - 6 min walk
  • Bill Miller’s Castle - 8 min drive
  • Guilford Art Center - 10 min drive
  • Bishops Orchard and Winery - 10 min drive
  • Stony Creek Brewery - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Guilford Station - 11 min drive
  • New Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional) - 17 min drive


  • USS Chowder Pot III - 6 min drive
  • Parthenon Diner - 7 min drive
  • Lenny's Indian Head Inn - 9 min drive
  • The Marketplace at Guilford Food Center - 9 min drive
  • Ballou's Restaurant & Wine Bar - 9 min drive
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About this property

Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast

3.5-star Waterfront bed & breakfast near Stony Creek - Thimble Islands Historic District
A microwave in a common area, a fridge in a common area and concierge services are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, free newspapers and tour/ticket assistance. All 2 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and private yards. Conveniences include sitting areas and coffee makers, and guests will appreciate thoughtful touches such as espresso makers and bathrobes.
Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast offers 2 forms of accommodation with espresso makers and complimentary bottles of water. Rooms open to patios. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. This Branford bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries and hairdryers. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–9:00 AM

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms


  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance


  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Linens
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding


  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Wet bar

Outdoor space

  • Patio
  • Garden


  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Separate sitting area
  • Soundproofing
  • Window screens

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Check-in from 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 23


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 250.0 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast and receive a full refund?
Yes, Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast?
Check-in is from 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Thimble Islands Bed & Breakfast located?
Situated on the waterfront, this bed & breakfast is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Stony Creek - Thimble Islands Historic District, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Stony Creek Brewery and Shubert Theater. Yale University Art Gallery and New Haven Green are also within 12 mi (20 km).
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Property was first class inside and out. The view was breath taking The owners made us feel at home and did not want to leave ! Already thinking about next trip back.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A beautiful, quiet home in a stunning setting run by two extremely gracious hosts. Breakfast on both days was excellent.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

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