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Overview of Starlight Inn

Starlight Inn

2 out of 5
Guests rated this property 2.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • 24/7 front desk
256 Flanders Road, East Lyme, CT, 06357

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCedar Ridge Golf Course3 min drive
  • Popular LocationChildrens Museum of Southeastern Connecticut5 min drive
  • Popular LocationHole-in-the-Wall Beach6 min drive
  • AirportNew London, CT (GON-Groton - New London)16 min drive

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About this area

East Lyme

Located in East Lyme, Starlight Inn is connected to a shopping center. Cedar Ridge Golf Course and New London Ferry Dock are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Beckett Hill State Park and Ferry Landing State Park. Essex Steam Train and Childrens Museum of Southeastern Connecticut are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale-watching.

What's nearby

  • Cedar Ridge Golf Course - 3 min drive
  • Childrens Museum of Southeastern Connecticut - 5 min drive
  • Amtrak Beach - 5 min drive
  • Hole-in-the-Wall Beach - 6 min drive
  • McCook Point Beach - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • New London Union Station - 10 min drive
  • T.F. Green Airport (PVD) - 60 min drive


  • Illiano's Pizzeria — 4 min walk
  • Rebeka — 15 min walk
  • Crown Pizza of Waterford — 4 min drive
  • Castello of Niantic — 4 min drive
  • The Spice Club — 4 min drive

About this property

Starlight Inn

Pet-friendly motel connected to a shopping center in East Lyme with casino
This motel features a casino, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms offer free WiFi and phones.
Starlight Inn offers 46 accommodations with air conditioning. This East Lyme motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish


  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Casino

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning


  • Phone

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Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Express check-in


Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 20.00 per pet, per day, plus a deposit of USD 100.00 per stay
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room (up to 40 lbs)
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 20.00 per pet, per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover

We should mention

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

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Overall score and ratings

Rating 5 - Excellent. 9 out of 135 reviews
5 - Excellent 7%
Rating 4 - Good. 22 out of 135 reviews
4 - Good 16%
Rating 3 - Okay. 31 out of 135 reviews
3 - Okay 23%
Rating 2 - Poor. 37 out of 135 reviews
2 - Poor 27%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 36 out of 135 reviews
1 - Terrible 27%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Traveled with partner
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
House keeping never came to clean. Had to call for towels. Walls were disgustingly dirty. Bed had a sink hole in the middle that we had to fight to stay out of and on top of each other. Great location though and manager did come right up with towels and apologized.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

2/5 Poor

Business traveler
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Upon our arrival, the manager on duty was asleep, and the place locked up. We had to knock on the door multiple time to be able to get/check in! The room had a rough mold/musk smell, and the place dusty and carpets are not clean. The bed cover was burn with cigarette holes, the main bathroom towels were literally worn out, should've been thrown away! The hand towel and the bed sheets had stains of what seemed to be blood stains. The place was in a really poor condition. On a positive note, the gentleman who checked us in/out, was nice upon our departure. But that's about it! Sorry, I do not recommend this place.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019