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Tidewater Inn, Madison

3-star3 stars
949 Boston Post RoadMadisonCT06443United States of America

Comfortable Madison guestrooms with fireplaces
  • Free WiFi and free parking
Tasty breakfast
Fantastic service
Great room
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From 83 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Tidewater Inn, Madison

from $135
  • The Allis room
  • Qn - Bushnell
  • Qn - Scranton
  • C-Cottage
  • Kng - Hammonasset
  • Kng - Madison
  • Qn - Meigs
  • Qn - Sachem Head
  • Room, Private Bathroom (Thimble Isles)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 9 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Children (11 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast
Things to do
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathrobes
Things to enjoy
  • Fireplace
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

What’s around Tidewater Inn, Madison


  • Allis-Bushnell House and Museum - 7 min walk
  • Scranton Memorial Library - 9 min walk
  • Deacon John Grave House - 16 min walk
  • Hammonasset Beach State Park - 33 min walk
  • Meigs Point Nature Center - 3.3 mi / 5.3 km
  • Indian River Marina - 3.4 mi / 5.5 km
  • Adam Stanton House and General Store Museum - 3.4 mi / 5.6 km
  • Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km

Getting around

  • New Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional) - 24 min drive
  • New London, CT (GON-Groton - New London) - 38 min drive
  • Bridgeport, CT (BDR-Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial) - 41 min drive
  • Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.) - 67 min drive
  • Fishers Island, NY (FID-Elizabeth Field) - 69 min drive
  • Westhampton, NY (FOK-Francis S. Gabreski) - 163 min drive
  • Guilford Station - 14 min drive
  • Old Saybrook Station - 16 min drive
  • New Haven Union Station - 22 min drive
  • Free self parking

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 13 reviews

Tidewater Inn, Madison
Very nice place. Breakfast was excellent. They adjust the meal to your dietary needs. The room was comfy.
Kay, us1 night romance trip
Tidewater Inn, Madison
Very Good8.0
The breakfast was outstanding you'll never have a better breakfast
henry, us2 night romance trip
Tidewater Inn, Madison
Very Good8.0
Madison native reporting in so....
Madison native who doesn't have a place to stay when I come back and visit anymore. As a born and raised Madison kid now over 40, you won't hear me say a negative thing about the area. So dont ask. Staying at a B&B can be weird (i.e. someones house vs a hotel) but Tidewater Inn makes it easy if you want to be social, or anti social. If you want to be social, there is a home cooked breakfast for all every morning. If you dont, feel free to sleep through it or just walk out the door and go about your day. If you want to be social, there is some wine and cheese in a living room social every night (night in Madison means 6pm!). If you dont, just walk on by it on the way to your room or don't come back until 9pm when absolutely everyone will be asleep! (Again, its Madison!) So theres no pressure either way. The surf club (the local beach) is a close drive and Victoria (Tidewater's owner) has free beach passes for you (Madison charges for non locals to use the beach). Very pretty, small, and quiet beach especially on weekdays. Only thing negative (possibly) I'd add is that Route 1 (the road the hotel is right on) can be loud sometimes, especially summer when you get a fair bit of motorcycle traffic. This might not be a big deal if you are an early riser but if you plan to sleep late in the summer and dont like road noise, just a heads up.
thomas, us2 night trip
Tidewater Inn, Madison
Wonderful experience! Gracious hostess and Victoria was a phenomenal cook as well!
BRIAN, us2 night family trip
Tidewater Inn, Madison
Great Getaway
The Tidewater Inn is a wonderful getaway space. Victoria, the owner, is extremely knowledgeable about everything there is to do and see in this part of coastal Connecticut. The only drawback to this inn is the very small bathroom--there is a stand up shower, no tub. Otherwise, this is a great place to escape to. Especially nice are the chances to socialize with other guests (but, of course, you don't have to if you prefer solitude), as Victoria hosts an evening wine and snacks gathering and cooks an amazing breakfast (one of the best I've ever had at a B & B) . I can't wait to go back.
Cheryl, us1 night trip

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