Riverwind Inn offers incredible romantic getaways in Connecticut! Book one of our romantic guest rooms and relax at our inn in the beautiful Connecticut River Valley. Customize your escape with one of our limited time special offers or exclusive vacation packages!

Winter Wildlife Eagle Cruise Package

Reserve one of our beautifully appointed rooms and add a Winter Wildlife Eagle Cruise Package to chase away those winter blues!

Get an unobstructed winter view of migrating bald eagles and more on RiverQuest’s Winter Wildlife Eagle Cruises along the Connecticut River.  Cruises are about two hours long and depart from the Connecticut River Museum in Essex, only 4 miles from the Riverwind Inn. RiverQuest has teamed up with the Connecticut River Museum so you not only get to enjoy the river and its wildlife from the water, but also admission to the entire museum and their special exhibits. Then head back to the Riverwind Inn and warm up by the fire before you head out to The Red House in Deep River (5 min. walk) for a delicious dinner.

Available Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday February 8th – March 15th 2020

Package Includes:

Tickets for Two aboard the RiverQuest for a Winter Wildlife Cruise

Free Admission for Two to the Connecticut River Museum

50.00 Dinner Credit at Red House Restaurant in Deep River

Boat Departures: Wednesdays 2: PM; Fridays at 10:00 AM and 12:30 PM; Saturdays at 9:00AM, 11:30 AM and 2:00 PM; Sundays at 9:00AM, 11:30 AM and 2:00 PM. Cruises are subject to cancelation due to inclement weather. Trips may be combined due to minimal enrollment.

$134.00
Book a room now and add the Winter Wildlife Eagle Cruise Package.

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Traveling with Friends Special

Enjoy the spectacular natural beauty of the lower Connecticut River Valley. This package is perfect for a group of four. You laugh together, cry together and spend almost every weekend together so why not travel together?

Call us at 860-526-2014 for pricing


Special includes:

  • 2 nights stay in 2 of our delightfully cozy rooms
  • A Guided Sunset Kayak Tour* for 4 by Black Hall Outfitters, a relaxing paddle on the CT shoreline or a Sunset Cruise for 4 on the Connecticut River sitting comfortably aboard the 64’ RiverQuest with Captain Mark
  • 4 passes to the Florence Griswold Museum
  • $100 towards dinner for 4 at one of our fabulous local restaurants

*Tour itineraries and cancellations are weather dependent.

Available for couples too.

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Veterans Discount

Thank you for your service! We offer a 10% discount towards your room stay for veterans and active duty military members. Simply present your military ID upon check-in. We thank you for all that you do to keep us safe.

Call us at 860-526-2014 to book this special.

Special Occasion Package

Celebrate your anniversary, honeymoon, birthday or romantic getaway at The Riverwind Inn. Leave the kids and the job behind and rekindle the sparks. Stay in one of our beautifully appointed rooms and enjoy the following romantic touches to make your stay extra special:

  • Bottle of Chilled Champagne in Your Room on Arrival
  • Seasonal Bouquet of Flowers in a Vase to Take Home
  • An Assortment of Locally Made Chocolate Truffles

$120

Girls Just Want to Have Fun Package

Forget about the stress of day-to-day life and treat yourself to a relaxing stay at The Riverwind Inn. Reserve one room or the entire Inn for sisters, girlfriends, mothers, and daughters. No beds to make! No meals to prepare!

Sip on wine and herbal teas, and nibble on cheese and crackers. Spend time shopping or antiquing in the many shops in Chester, Essex, and Deep River.

$50

In the evening, enjoy a relaxing dinner at one of the many fabulous restaurants in the surrounding area. Come back to the Inn for sherry by the fire.

The package price of $50 added to the cost of your room includes:

  • Welcoming bottle of wine
  • Cheese & snack tray
  • Gourmet Breakfast

*Additional enhancements available

Four chocolate truffles
$25
A selection of four delicious artisanal local truffles.
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Chocolate Truffles

White wine being poured into a glass
$25
A bottle of white wine waiting for you in your room.
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Bottle of White Wine

Red wine being poured into a glass
$25
A bottle of red wine waiting for you in your room.
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Bottle of Red Wine

Bottle of Champagne in a bucket of ice
$50
Bottle of chilled Champagne in your room upon arrival.
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Chilled Champagne

A variety of red, white, yellow flowers
$50
A beautiful seasonal bouquet in a take-home vase.
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Bouquet of Flowers

The Connecticut river bank with fall folliage
$5
Make a $5 donation to the Connecticut River Conservancy and we will make a 100% matching donation.
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CT River Donation