An 11-room New England country inn situated on 5 acres along the River in the historic district of Old Lyme. Its food service has been voted "Best Restaurant" in Connecticut. You beautiful bouquet of flowers from their beautiful cutting gardens is in your room when you arrive. It is a very romantic setting and has many great "photo opportunities" in the scenery such as Its large circular drive, porches, carved staircase, fireplaces, stately trees, a sunken English perennial garden. The inn is located within relative walking distance to Old Lyme historic area where you can visit the Griswold Museum, art galleries, antique stores and small shops. Spend a romantic night or weekend at the Bee and Thistle, staying in one of our eleven charming guest rooms. They have the fluffiest goose-down pillows. The turn down service also includes a delightful surprise of in-house truffles snack.