Discovering Tranquility: The Homestead Madison Bed & Breakfast
By Rachel Kapur
August 11, 2023
August 11, 2023
Nestled in the charming coastal town of Madison, Connecticut, The Homestead Madison bed & breakfast is a hidden gem that offers guests a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. With its picturesque location and warm hospitality, it is no wonder why this charming establishment has become a beloved destination for travelers seeking rest and relaxation.
Upon arrival at The Homestead Madison, guests are immediately greeted by the staff and the property's inviting facade. The beautifully-maintained grounds are a testament to the attention to detail and care that the owners have put into ensuring a memorable experience for each visitor. The family owned and operated bed and breakfast itself is housed within a stunning mansion that dates back to the early 19th century. The historic architecture and elegant interior design combine seamlessly to create an atmosphere of timeless beauty and grace.
Each of the well-appointed guest rooms is tastefully decorated and thoughtfully furnished, ensuring a comfortable and luxurious stay for all who visit. Every room in The Homestead is unique and features a record player complete with records! The best part is the property is also pet friendly so you don't need to leave your furry family members behind!
In the mornings, guests at The Homestead Madison are treated to a delicious homemade breakfast that is sure to satisfy even the most discerning palate. With a variety of pastries, quiche, cereal and more, the breakfast experience is truly a highlight of the stay. Along with Breakfast, the property provides snacks like popcorn, cookies, chips and more for guests to munch on throughout the day and night! If you are having a midnight craving The Homestead Madison is always prepared!
One of the standout features of The Homestead Madison is its commitment to providing exceptional service and personalized care to each guest. The friendly and attentive staff goes above and beyond to ensure that every need is met and every expectation exceeded. From the moment of check-in until the time of departure, guests are made to feel like cherished friends rather than just customers. There are plenty of indoor and outdoor places on the property to relax, read and listen to music. The Homestead Madison makes you feel like you are at home.
One of the most enticing aspects of this bed and breakfast is its proximity to Madison's stunning coastline. Just a short walk from the property, guests can find themselves on the shores of Long Island Sound, where they can take in breathtaking views of the ocean and enjoy a variety of outdoor activities such as swimming, kayaking, sailing, fishing, paddleboarding or simply strolling along the sandy beaches. For those seeking a taste of local history, a visit to the Allis-Bushnell House and Museum or the Deacon John Grave House provides fascinating insights into the region's past
For those who prefer to explore the town's cultural offerings, The Homestead Madison is ideally located near a multitude of art galleries, boutique shops, restaurants and cozy cafes. For dining options, we highly recommend Cafe Allegre, The Wharf, The James Madison House and Brushmill by the Waterfall.
During the day we recommend exploring Bishop's Orchards. Since 1871, six generations of Bishop’s have been serving Connecticut with fresh products. Visitors come year-round to shop at the farm market, enjoy Pick Your Own fruits, and taste enticing treats from the bakery and kitchen. Bishop’s is also a home to an award-winning winery and a member of the CT Wine Trail, they offer daily vineyard tours and tastings. It's the perfect place to visit for the whole family!
If you need a place to relax and de-stress, the Healing Salt Cave and Wellness Spa. The spa helps to connect the mind, body and spirit through holistic inspiration and offers the finest care in a serene, relaxing and healing environment. They offer salt cave therapy which can help with skin issues and allergies, massages, cryotherapy and much more.
For a truly memorable getaway in a picturesque location, The Homestead Madison bed & breakfast in Madison, Connecticut is an excellent choice. With its historic charm, impeccable service, and proximity to natural beauty and cultural attractions, it is the perfect destination for those seeking a peaceful retreat from the demands of everyday life. Whether you are looking to unwind by the ocean, immerse yourself in local culture, or simply relax in luxurious comfort, The Homestead Madison offers it all!