Get an overview of this hotelRomantic bed & breakfast with free breakfast and free airport shuttle


Rural New England charm

Simsbury 1820 House, a 4-star bed and breakfast, is close to local restaurants, shops, and biking trails, and within a 25-minute drive of historic Hartford sites such as the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center and Mark Twain House and Museum. Bradley Airport is 10.7 miles away.

Free WiFi, historic setting

Guests can enjoy a free continental breakfast each morning at this historic property, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. There's free WiFi, a cozy antique fireplace, and an onsite art gallery.

Antique furnishings and cable TV

Each of the 31 individually decorated, antique-filled rooms features a flat-screen television with cable TV service, and many include a mahogany four-poster canopied king bed with premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Sitting by the lobby’s antique fireplace and sipping a free glass of sherry , guests can step back in time at this beautifully restored bed and breakfast while enjoying the contemporary comforts of free WiFi and parking.

Art enthusiasts will appreciate the hotel’s gallery of local artwork, and the award-winning Metro Bis restaurant serves free continental breakfast daily in its cheerful, green-and-white country-manor-style dining room. Room service is also available during specified hours. The bed and breakfast offers free airport and train shuttle service for guests arriving without a car.

Guests wanting to stay fit during their travels will enjoy free use of a nearby fitness center, and can relax with a stroll to the nearby Farmington River. The bed and breakfast’s conference space, 5 meeting rooms, and 24-hour business center also make this an ideal setting for business retreats.

  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Conference space 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Total number of rooms - 31 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Year Built 1820 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Down comforter 
  • Frette Italian sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast each morning.

Metro Bis - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 9:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 100

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

No elevators


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 20 per night
  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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