Learn More About the Inn

Looking for the best bed and breakfast near NYC? Read on to learn more about the Stanton House Inn.

Our landmark historic mansion is located in the elegant town of Greenwich, Connecticut. It was designed as a private home by Stanford White over 100 years ago. Since then, it has served as:

  • a private home for several prominent Greenwich families
  • a hotel owned and operated by a grand-daughter of suffragette Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  • a boarding house
  • a bed and breakfast inn

Read more about the history of the Stanton House Inn and its place in the town of Greenwich on our history page. You can also read about the history of the house and its current owners, the Pearson family, in a Greenwich Free Press article.

The Seaman-Brush house was lovingly restored in a country décor by its current owners. Read more about the family and the inn in Greenwich in a Greenwich Times article.

Now, our historic Greenwich mansion hosts the most romantic bed and breakfast near New York City. The Stanton House Inn is situated on a residential street only a few steps away from the many attractions of downtown Greenwich:

All combine to make this destination perfect for the visitor looking to enjoy it all. Greenwich, Connecticut is the perfect place for quick, easy to plan, weekend getaways from New York City. As such, the Stanton House Inn is one of the best bed and breakfasts near NYC. It is suitable for travelers who wish to visit the busy city and still come back to a tranquil bed and breakfast just outside NYC. Travel time from New York City to Greenwich, CT, is actually only about an hour via train or car, but feels worlds away.

Download our free Greenwich, CT, Travel Guide to see all our favorite things to do around the best bed and breakfast near NYC.

Upscale Amenities of the Best Bed and Breakfast Near NYC

In this setting of old world charm, we offer 20 beautifully decorated Greenwich accommodations. Our selection includes three romantic suites. All our rooms feature modern comforts and amenities presented in a cozy and relaxed atmosphere. Our warm and friendly staff makes every effort to ensure your comfort. Enjoy a complimentary breakfast in our dining room or on our open-air patio.

The Stanton House Inn is also the only lodging in Greenwich with an outdoor swimming pool. View all of our bed and breakfast amenities before you reserve your room.

The Stanton House Inn’s Prime Location

Located between Rye and White Plains, New York and Stamford, Connecticut, Greenwich’s prime location on beautiful Long Island Sound makes it the Gateway to New England. Greenwich is the perfect first stop for touring Still Revolutionary Connecticut. The Stanton House Inn is just thirty-five miles away and easily accessible by train or car from New York City. Make the most of your trip and be in the center of everything when you stay at the Stanton House Inn.

You’ll quickly see why we’re one of the best bed and breakfasts near NYC, and close to many more popular attractions in New England.