360 Route 12, Groton, CT 06340-2930
Phone: 860/445-8000   |   Fax: 860/449-9173   |   140 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Stay at this Groton, Connecticut hotel - free breakfast, near the Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Casino.

The BEST WESTERN Olympic Inn is ideally located in Groton, Connecticut, the closest hotel to the United States Submarine Base and provides guests with convenient access to great entertainment venues at Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Casino. Hotel guests will also be close to many Connecticut attractions such as the Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium, New London Historical District and Waterfront Park.

Business travelers will be near Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, Dow Chemical and General Dynamics-Electric.

Hotel guests can relax in thoughtfully-appointed guest rooms while enjoying cable satellite television with HBO® and free high-speed Internet access. Guests will also receive a deliciously prepared, complimentary UNLIMITED breakfast buffet each morning in the hotel's onsite restaurant. The Olympic Inn features an indoor swimming pool and hot tub, fitness center, guest laundry and meeting facilities accommodating up to 150 people. For added convenience, a shuttle is available (sign up required at front desk) on Friday and Saturday evenings 5:00 p.m. - 1:45 a.m. to and from the Mohegan Sun casino.

For superior customer service and a convenient location, make a reservation at the BEST WESTERN Olympic Inn - Groton, Connecticut!

All brand new beds just put in! Guests are reporting supreme comfort included in every room; All guests will enjoy our free full hot breakfast buffet. All rooms have microwaves and mini-refrigerators, coffee makers, hairdryers, irons and boards.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless Internet connection in public areas
  • Free full hot breakfast for all guests, choice of breads, Danish, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee
  • 100% smoke free hotel.
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Exercise facility Open from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Indoor pool, Heated
  • Hot tub
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safe deposit box
  • Guest laundry
  • Free parking
  • Rowing machine
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Multilingual staff
  • Laundromat
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless Internet access
  • Mail services
  • Air-conditioning
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Business center, 24-hour which includes wired and wireless high-speed Internet
  • Dry cleaning
  • Interior corridor
  • Porterage/bell services
  • Fax services
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Photocopy machine
  • Conference services
  • Dataports
  • Shipping
  • Equipment rental
  • Physically challenged facilities
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Local Shuttle, Free Mohegan Sun casino shuttle service, Friday & Saturday evenings ONLY. Sign-up required and shuttle leaves hotel on the hour, beginning at 5 p.m. with last pick-up at 1:45 a.m. No shuttle to Foxwoods.
  • Airport car 24 hours Groton/New London GON Airport only
  • Complimentary newspaper


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western olympic inn in Groton.


Conveniently located, the best western olympic inn in Groton, Connecticut is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 41.371775  /  Latitude: -72.071145


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Interstate 95. Take Exit 86. Follow the signs to Sub Base. The BEST WESTERN Olympic Inn is located half a mile on the right side of Route 12.

From: Interstate 395. Take exit 79A to 2A East over bridge to light. Take a right at light onto Route 12 South for 8.5 miles. The BEST WESTERN Olympic Inn is on the left side of Route 12.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Connecticut College

Founded in 1911, Connecticut College (also known as Conn College or just Conn) can be found in New London near Groton. As a private liberal arts college, the school sees over 1,800 students works towards their undergraduate degrees.

A residential institution, the college sees all its students live on campus during their four years. Programs of study at the school feature 41 choices of majors and programs such as interdisciplinary studies, international programs, and study abroad.

Student-athletes participate in 28 varsity teams and 12 club teams and are represented as the Conn College Camels in the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC).

Mitchell College

Located in New London near Groton, Mitchell College is private liberal arts college which serves over 800 students in over 25 areas of study. Students at this Connecticut college choose from over 25 bachelor degree programs and various associate degrees and minor programs.

Known as the Mitchell Mariners, the school's 15 varsity teams are members of the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC). Popular sports include the NECC-championship winning men's tennis, basketball, baseball, lacrosse, and women's soccer teams.

Mystic Seaport

Mystic Seaport

Ships at Mystic Seaport

With an impressive collection of sailing ships and boats, Mystic Seaport is located in Mystic, Connecticut.

Also known as Mystic Seaport: the Museum of America and the Sea, the site features over 60 historic buildings, complete with crafts and artifacts, transplanted to emulate a 19th-Century seafaring village.

Fans of marine history gather at Mystic Seaport to marvel at classic vessels like Annie, a sandbagger sloop, and Australia, a coasting schooner.

Visitors watch sailors work as they would have in the 19th-Century – singing sea shanties while they tie ropes and haul sails. One of the oldest of its kind in the country, the Mystic Seaport Sea Music Festival is held at Mystic Seaport each June.

U.S. Coast Guard Academy

Located in New London near Groton, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy trains recruits for service into the Coast Guard. As a military institution, the Academy trains future Coast Guard officers in one of eight major fields of study alongside military training in Connecticut.

Each year, approximately 250 cadets enter the Academy and take up study in fields such as civil engineering, marine engineering, environmental science, operations research, and government.

As the Coast Guard Bears, cadets are free to participate in 24 varsity teams and compete in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference. Popular games for visitors include football at Cadet Memorial Field, basketball at Roland Hall, and baseball at Nitchman Field.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 1.00 mile(s) from US Submarine Base
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Mystic Seaport and Mystic
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Mystic Aquarium
  • 9.00 mile(s) from Mohegan Sun Casino
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Foxwoods Casino
  • 5 mile(s) from US Coast Guard Academy
  • 10 mile(s) from Ocean Beach Park

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot tub
  • 10 mile(s) from Ocean Beach Park, Ocean Beach Park, New London

Nearby Restaurants

  • Flanagan's Restaurant, on premises, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Groton. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

June 2016

June 25 & 26, 2016
2016 Thames River Art & Craft Show

New London and nearby Groton visitors are invited to enjoy two days of arts and crafts at Mitchell College. It all starts at 10 a.m.

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