Gillette Castle Terrace

Gillette Castle

Nestled on a 184-acre estate, Gillette Castle is a true historical gem located only 20 minutes by car from The Riverwind Inn or a 33-minute excursion via the second oldest operating car ferry in New England, The Chester/Hadlyme Ferry. Bring lunch, chairs, a book, a camera phone and relax – or take a hike along …
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Two chairs on a beach

Spend a Day at Hammonasset Beach State Park

Planning an overnight getaway to The Riverwind Inn and choosing to spend some of your quality fun time at the beach is a great idea. Long Island Sound is an incredibly diverse and beautiful piece of shoreline conveniently close to the Inn. We highly recommend visiting Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut’s largest shoreline park, featuring …
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