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Recent Branford reviews

  • What an adorable beach cottage!

    "My family, consisting of 2 adults, teenage son (along with various friends) and family dog spent a wonderfully relaxing week at this perfect beach cottage. The pictures are a completely accurate depiction of the property...the beach access is literally right across the street! Morning coffees, dining "al fresco", reading books and family game nights on the screened-in front porch were our favorite activities of the whole week! The cottage is in a very family friendly neighborhood with great areas for walking, biking and kayaking. We look forward to our next vacation on beautiful Summer Island for relaxation and quality family-time!"
    Guest: Kitty L. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 29, 2014
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  • Relaxing Long Weekend

    "My wife and I stayed for a little bit less than a week during the Labor Day weekend. The house is bigger than it looks on the pictures. It is well maintained and had everything we needed for our stay. The host, Mary, is very nice and accommodating. The shore is a short walk away and if you don't want go to the beach, the house has a sizable backyard where you can just relax in one of the beach chairs. There is a seafood store with a great selection of fresh fish and seafood around the corner, a super market a five minute drive away and a couple of restaurants across the street. Things to do include local attractions such as Thimble Islands cruise, drive on the scenic I-146 and visiting local historic villages such as Essex. We enjoyed our stay very much and felt quite relaxed at the end. I hope we could stay longer."
    Guest: Paul Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 3, 2014
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  • Enjoyed Our Stay

    "Family vacation at this home was great; very quiet neighborhood, plenty of room for all of us (7 adults and 3 children)! Tons of bath towels! There were 2 TVs in the main living space which was great for the children to watch their shows while the adults watched theirs. A couple of the bedrooms also had tvs. Yard was big enough for the children to play in and with the use of lawn chairs and our beach chairs, we made a "fence" so the children and their ball did not go over the "cliff". Met a friendly neighbor who gave us insight into restaurants and beach areas. This house is not on what I would call a beach, there is no sand and although you could get into the water from the shore, it was difficult for the children (4 and younger) who ended up with many scratches, bruises and bleeding knees. Husband and children loved going out in the kayak! We all loved spending time sitting on the porch overlooking the Sound. It would be helpful if there was a book of directions to restaurants and/or menus, directions to local grocery areas and local beaches. Would also be helpful if you had a cabinet or two available for guests to put their food and kitchen items in. Fran was very easy to work with and very accommodating! Thanks Fran!"
    Guest: Julie L. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 4, 2014
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  • Just amazing

    "We just finished an amazing week at this home. The house fit our needs perfectly with 3 sitting areas, enough bedrooms, grill and great kitchen space. Our favorite spots were the pool and sitting on the deck overlooking the inlet. It was so peacful watching the boats go by from the deck. We enjoyed the whole thing so much that we are looking to book the house again next summer!"
    Guest: Sue Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 19, 2014
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Branford Travel Tips

Branford Rentals Provide the Perfect Connecticut Escape

With panoramic views off the coast and serene harbors, why wouldn’t you consider Branford rentals for your next family vacation? Connecticut travel should be filled with fun, beauty, and relaxation, and that is exactly what you get with any Branford lodging choice. Historic homes, charming shops, lovely restaurants, and so much more fill the area which why so many travelers stop in Branford each year.

Do Not Miss the History of Branford Rentals

As you will quickly come to know, Connecticut travel will always incorporate a bit of New England history. One thing not to miss is the historic Town Green, in the middle of Branford. Many Branford lodging accommodations are within walking distance of the green, which is surrounded by some of the historic homes dating back to the 17th century. You should also make a point to visit the Harrison House on Main Street. You will be impressed with its immaculate gardens and the taste of days past when you cross its threshold.

Beautiful Scenery by Branford Lodging

The views are not only spectacular along the coast, where many Branford rentals are situated, but further inland as well. More than 3,500 acres of woodlands and salt marshes fill the area and attract those families staying in Branford lodging. Enjoy your time kayaking, hiking, and just being outside in beautiful Branford. If you would prefer a scenic drive, try out Scenic Route 146. The winding road allows you to see some of the most beautiful scenes for any leg of Connecticut travel.

Connecticut Travel Is Incomplete without a Visit the Thimble Islands and Stony Creek

During your stay in Branford rentals, be sure to spend a day in Stony Creek and the Thimble Islands. Stony Creek is a charming little area which is oozing with individuality and appeal. The quiet harbor, small shops, and tiny cafes make for a relaxing escape from the growing Branford area. Just off the shore are the Thimble Islands, which re really just a chain of sea rock islands. Some are large enough to be inhabited while others are too tiny. There are plenty of boat tours to take you around them.

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