Set admist 113 acres and bordering extensive woods and lakes, lies this quiet, unconventional and extrodinary place.
Winvian, a member of Relais & Chateaux, is a luxury boutique hotel in Morris, Connecticut. Morris is a town in Litchfield County, Connecticut. The town consists of rolling hill country surrounding Bantam Lake, the largest natural lake in the State, covering about 1200 acres. Far from the maddening crowds, and just two hours north of Manhattan, lies Connecticut's Litchfield Hills, which is home to one of the country's most unique private resorts: Winvian. On 113 acres bordered by a 4,000-acre wildlife sanctuary preserve, guests lack nothing. Amazing without being overpowering, cluttered or fussy. Up-to-date but not high-tech. Each cottage aims to inspire, to make guests linger. Fifteen architects have extended their craft and vision to create eighteen cottages and a hotel experience like no other. Treehouse and Beaver Lodge are two of 18 Connecticut-themed luxury cottages at Winvian. Helicopter cottage incorporates most of a restored Sikorsky helicopter retired by the Coast Guard. Finding the perfect campsite is not always an easy task. Try Inside Camping at Winvian, as if nestled in the ruins of a long forgotten garden, an old fashioned tent canopy ensures always dry weather, extraordinary views by day and clear constellations by night. All this indulgence and no creepy crawlies! Winvian's cuisine aims to suit guests' palate and mood. The chef and his team are culinary craftsmen who alternatively create healthy fare, delectable comfort food and sultry desserts. Experience a cuisine at its best which is complemented by outstanding and eclectic finds from wineries around the globe. Winvian features 18 designer dwellings, three of which are pet- friendly, including Stone Cottage, Greenhouse Cottage and Connecticut Yankee Cottage. Dog beds, food and water bowls and crates are available upon request and a special tennis ball welcome gift greets each pup at check-in.
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