Chapin Park Bed and Breakfast

45 Church St., New Hartford, CT 06061.

(860) 379-1075. Voted Yankee Magazine's "Connecticut's Best Victorian Respite" in 2011. Elegant, yet comfortable Victorian country home. Located On-The-Green in New Hartford, at the base of Jones Mountain, and walking distance to the Farmington River. Four spacious rooms with private baths. Boating, fishing, tubing, swimming, hiking, biking, antiquing and skiing at Ski Sundown. Take Time For Simple Pleasures.

Old Riverton Inn

436 East River Road, Riverton, CT 06065.

(860) 379-8678. For the hungry, thirsty and sleepy since 1796. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Overlooking the wild and scenic nationally designated, West Branch of the Farmington River. Hiking, canoeing, fishing, bird watching, one mile from Peoples State Forest. Over 200 years of hospitality. 12 rooms, all with private bath, cable tv, and wi-fi. Open year-round.