Best Country EscapeThis 1890s inn has been restored to its glory days and then some, with classy redecoration, an inviting new brasserie, a talented new chef, and a new nine-room luxury addition, bringing the grand total to 22. Nearby is the Essex Steam Train & Riverboat Ride. Rates: from $195.
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