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Summary


Pros

  • Set on 113 acres of countryside in Litchfield county
  • Individually decorated cottages with working fireplaces and upscale amenities
  • Beautiful bathrooms with walk-in showers and jetted tubs
  • Wonderful spa, and in-room massages available
  • Great restaurant serving a farm-to-table menu with seasonal ingredients
  • Free outdoor activities galore: croquet, badminton, horseshoes, mountain bikes
  • Fabulous breakfast included in the price
  • Elegant meeting and events spaces
  • Fitness center -- called The Playground -- features various cardio machines and free weights
  • Free Wi-Fi

Cons

  • Themed decor might not be to everyone’s taste

Bottom Line

The Winvian is a romantic, upscale property set on 113 acres of countryside outside tiny Morris. Its 19 individually decorated cottages all have a feel of understated, rustic elegance with the convenience of modern amenities, including Bose surround systems, flat-screen TVs, and Nespresso coffeemakers. All units have working fireplaces, large bathrooms with separate walk-in showers and jetted tubs, and unique, mind-blowing design features; one cottage has a helicopter shell that doubles as a living room. The outstanding spa and the wonderful restaurant serving a tasty farm-to-table menu are just some of the highlights. But this kind of luxury doesn’t come cheap, and the themed decor might not be to everyone’s taste. Also, it’s very secluded, but that’s probably why most guests are looking to stay here.

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Location

Set on 113 acres outside Morris, a tiny village in western Connecticut

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The Winvian’s location is perfect for those who want to get away from it all. Situated on 113 acres of countryside outside a tiny village in western Connecticut, the estate is quiet, relaxing and secluded. There is a pretty lake a few minutes northwest of the property, and Litchfield Country Club is an easy drive away, too. Bigger towns such as Waterbury and Torrington are just 20 minutes away, and there are several state parks nearby. But most guests who stay here are looking for seclusion. Outdoors activities such as hiking, sailing and golfing are all available in the region.

  • 1-hour-8-minute drive to Bradley International Airport
  • 1-hour-13-minute drive to New Haven Airport
  • 4-minute drive to Bantam Lake
  • 8-minute drive to Litchfield and Litchfield Country Club
  • 28-minute drive to Waterbury
  • 51-minute drive to Hartford
  • 2-hour drive to New York City
  • 2-hour-40-minute drive to Boston

Rooms and Rates

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Amenities

Key Features
Pool
Fitness Center
Spa
Internet
Pets Allowed
Cribs
Hotel Services
Transport to / from Hotel
Free Breakfast
Room Service
Pets Allowed
Family Services
Cribs
Kids Allowed
Supervised Kids Activities
Things to Do
Business Center
Fitness Center
Golf Course
Pool
Spa
Room Features
Air Conditioner
Balcony
Television
Mini Bar (with liquor)
Separate Bedroom / Living Room Space
Internet
Address
155 Alain White Road, Morris, Connecticut 06763, United States
Phone (860) 567-9600
Room Types
  • Artist
  • Beaver Lodge
  • Camping
  • Charter Oak
  • CT Yankee
  • Golf
  • Greenhouse
  • Helicopter
  • Industry
  • Library
  • Log Cabin
  • Maritime
  • Music
  • Secret Society
  • Stable
  • Stone
  • The Hadley Suite
  • Treehouse
  • Woodlands

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