The Lakeside Blog is happily written by Michelle Bousquet at the Interlaken Inn, Lakeville, CT. She writes about what there is to do at Interlaken and why you should come stay with us, fun local events, great places to visit and cool things to do – in and around Lakeville & Salisbury Connecticut.
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R E N O V A T I O N S
Second floor drapery.
The Newman room.
Second floor bathrooms.
Second floor corridor carpet.
Renovations are happening at Interlaken! Stay tuned for updates!!
Let there be light!
and power and heat - THANK YOU CL&P!! The main building is now back up and running as are most of our outer buildings. The restaurant will be serving a limited menu this evening, but will be ready for the weekend as we receive our food orders in the next couple of days for our regular Morgan's menu. Many of you have called wondering how we are doing - Quilting groups - we will be ready for you, no worries!
You heard it here first!
On Sunday, October 30th, the Interlaken's "Dashing through the Snow" package will be featured in the Travel and Leisure section of the New York Times. Yes, it is hard to believe I am already writing the "s" word - SNOW! What pretty little particles it can be, coming out of the sky, especially if you are in a sleigh taking a ride through the beautiful Litchfield Hills with your sweetheart. Even though snow flurries are in the forecast for the next couple of days here in New England, it will hopefully be at least another 6 weeks before it accumulates to form the perfect amount for the perfect sleigh ride! But you can book the package now for a future date - either on-line or by giving us a call! For more info about the package, click here. It is one of our most popular packages over the winter months - I am sure that doesn't surprise you - I mean, a "sleigh ride"? How unique and wonderful is that?! Sounds like the perfect holiday gift!
The verdict is in!
So if you have been reading my blog (thank you very much, by the way!) then you will know that we recently finished the two prototype bathrooms up on the second floor in our Main Building. One was a "plum" theme and the other was a "spice" theme. Both have mosaic tiles, granite-topped vanities, shower stalls - both are wonderful new looks! Both themes have been well liked by our Guests, but the one that was chosen for the rest of the second floor bathrooms is..... (drumroll please....)
The "SPICE" theme! This renovation will begin this winter. If you want to get a preview and are staying with us soon, request either Room 139 (spice theme, two queen beds) or Room 140 (plum theme, one king bed) - let me know what you think!
So if you take this....
and add it to that....
you will have the new Woodside pet friendly building look set for 2012! We will begin this renovation project next month - the first being the new bathrooms and then changing the carpet in each room over to this laminate flooring.
If you have stayed in the Woodside building before then you know the current size of the bathrooms, so the new one will be much larger with a glass enclosed shower unit. The prototype bathroom from above has been well received by all of our pet friendly travelers! This bathroom change allows us to also add a back door leading to the back lawn area, where in the Spring we'll have a nice "doggy park" so Guests can relax outdoors and perhaps meet other pets and their owners. As for the laminate flooring, that doesn't need much explanation as you can't beat the clean and cool look it offers.
The Woodside building goes under construction in November but no worries pet travelers! We are making another area on property pet friendly so that we can still accommodate you and your pup!
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