Beach and ocean resorts in Connecticut provide beaches for family fun

finalRESORTSCT Mystic, Connecticut’s, beach and ocean resorts make a fine destination for a family vacation trip or an intimate weekend getaway for couples, or a stopover for anyone who loves the sand and the sea and the beaches.

These resorts have plenty of beachfront property, patios with an ocean view, lifeguards, lavish spa services, both formal and casual dining. And, they are an easy drive to the Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun casinos for some adult fun.

94 West Wharf Road Madison, CT, 06443 Phone: 203-245-1404

Elegant lodgings on the Connecticut shore

This elegant beach resort on the Connecticut shoreline is a 2014 winner of TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence. With easy access by train or just a two-hour drive from New York City and Boston you can enjoy resort-style amenities with a full service day spa and fitness center. Thirty-two elegant rooms feature private balconies, luxurious bedding and linens, refrigerators and coffeemakers, fireplaces and complimentary Wi-Fi. In many rooms you’ll find high-speed Internet access and flat screen TV with cable. Savor breakfast, lunch and dinner inside or on the porch at the Wharf Restaurant and an extensive wine list and great views at the Port bar. Great shopping is nearby, so is golf, boats to charter, historic sites, and state parks to explore and a weekly film and music festival under the stars.