The Riverwind Inn is centrally located in the heart of the Connecticut River Valley, between Essex and Chester, and is an easy drive from New York, Boston, Providence and many other areas of the northeast.


For your convenience, we've listed detailed driving directions below.


From I-91 South (including Bradley Airport)


> Exit 22 South (a left-hand exit) to Route 9.

> Route 9 to Exit 5. Turn left on Route 80 (Elm Street)

> Go past a stop sign at the firehouse to a stoplight.

> Turn right on Route 154 (Main Street).

> Riverwind Inn is a short distance ahead on the left, just after the town green.


From Interstate 95


> Take I-95 to Route 9 north (Exit 69 from I-95)

> Route 9 to Exit 4.

> Turn left on Route 154, Riverwind Inn is 1 1/4 miles on right.


On I-95 North past the New Haven area, Route 80 is a picturesque rural road and provides a welcome alternative to our northbound guests if I-95 becomes congested.

By Train


The closest train station is 10 miles away in Old Saybrook, CT.


By Plane


Commercial airports are at Hartford or Providence. Private airports are located nearby at Chester and East Haddam, both 5 miles from Riverwind Inn.


By Boat


Brewers Deep River Marina is on the Connecticut River just north

of Essex, and is within walking distance of Riverwind Inn.