The Whaler's Inn

Mystic's luxury premiere Boutique Hotel in the heart of historic downtown.


Mystic's luxury premiere Boutique Hotel in the heart of historic downtown.

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The Basics


Steps away from the Mystic River, The Whaler's Inn is a boutique hotel offering 45 rooms within five unique buildings. Meander through downtown and take in the sites of this quintessential New England village. The property offers a variety of accommodations with river views, fireplaces, and soaking tubs.  The inn also offers delicious and locally inspired onsite dining at The Shipwright's Daughter.

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge Services
  • Pub/Tavern/Bar
  • Fireplaces
  • Jetted Tubs Avail.
  • Water Views

In the Know

  • Be sure to visit Stonington Point in the Stonington Borough. You'll be able to see RI, CT, and NY in one eye shot.

  • Stop for an ice cream at Drawbridge Ice Cream and walk the Mystic River Park!
  • Enjoy a Lobster Roll at Abbott's Lobster in the Rough. Lobsters arrive riverside for dining all fresco on the Mystic River.

  • Be sure to visit the famed Mystic Seaport Museum and tour the Charles W. Morgan, the last wooden whaling ship in existence.

Stay for the Story

This historic inn, located in the heart of downtown Mystic, seamlessly blends colonial character with modern comforts. Its prime location allows guests to explore the town's quaint shops, renowned restaurants, and the Mystic Seaport Museum.

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

The Shipwright's Daughter celebrates New England's fresh & flavorful food heritage reflecting the unique character of coastal Connecticut

Enjoy a craft brewed beer at Bank and Bridge Brewing
Sip award winning wines at Salt Water Farm Vineyards

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

Take in the vital role of maritme to the area at the Mystic Seaport Museum
Shop, dine and stroll through Olde Mistick Village
Embark on a day sail or sunset cruise on the last commercial sailing ship in Mystic

Guest Reviews

Nicely curated inn with a welcoming staff. The location is in downtown in the center of Mystic. The inn is comprised of a series of buildings each offering different types of rooms. The lobby offers free tea and coffee with cookies. Part of the inn is the restaurant, "Shipwreck's Daughter" offering a very good menu. The only issue we had was the section we stayed in had an ice-maker...See More

- Mark LoGiurato

I am beyond glad I changed my reservation from a chain hotel to this one. Every single bit of the experience from check in to check out was more than 10/10. The people at the front desk were friendly. The rooms impeccably maintained and cleaned. It's right across the bridge from downtown Mystic, so you're not far from a lot of great shopping and great views. Thank you all...See More

- Timothy Hertel

Couple things: Room 64 is outstanding. Note to bring ear plugs, when the bridge opens it makes a LOT of noise even with the windows closed tight. But wow what a view. The shower is only a rainfall and the jetted tub wasn’t great. Our welcome bottle of champagne for our honeymoon was very much appreciated. Don’t forget to use your daily credit of $15 per adult. Too much...See More

- Julie Nashawaty

My spouse and I did our elopement through the Whaler's Inn. It was very easy to book and everything was taken care of for us and available the day of. We booked the Morgan Suite and had plenty of room to spread out. Little touches of luxury were throughout the room. We also rented the private dinning room in the Shipwrights Daughter for dinner afterwards with our family and...See More

- Olivia Korell

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 45

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Hair Dryer, Alarm Clocks

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy: Outside - Only in designated areas

Family Friendly: Yes

Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast, Dinner

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the Public

Dining Amenities: Evening Cocktails, Special Diets Accommodated

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: 24 Hours, Onsite

Corporate Rates: Yes

Inn Amenities: Hot Breakfast, Concierge Services, Full House Rental Available, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, Restaurant On Site, Weddings & Events Available, Wine/Spirits Available

Weddings & Celebrations

Events Supported: Private Parties

Business Travel & Meetings

Meeting Types: Business Meetings

Meeting Facilities: Yes

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