Book Your Connecticut Beach Rental Now! Last Updated 5/16
Now’s the time to secure your rental property so you won’t miss out on a summer vacation at the Connecticut shore! Imagine relaxing days swimming and sunbathing, taking walks along the beach searching for seashells, planning outdoor gatherings by the barbecue and discovering your favorite ice cream spot. For families, Connecticut offers several shoreline communities that are ideal for fun in the sun and lazy days at the beach.
Stay in Mystic for a memorable, quintessential summer getaway! It’s renowned for its tall ships, maritime history and scrumptious seafood. You’ll get all the charm of a historic Connecticut coastline town along with water views of Mystic River and a vibrant Main Street with its famous drawbridge, boutiques, restaurants and popular ice cream shops.
This iconic destination is also the nation’s leading maritime museum. More
Perfect stop for a fun and educational experience with marine life. More
After the history lessons, unwind with a visit to this world-class casino and entertainment. More
Foxwoods Resort Casino
One of two leading Connecticut casinos and home to gaming, dining, nightlife and outlet shopping. More
In this shoreline town, you’ll find a combination of art, culture and beach communities along Long Island Sound. Your family day at the beach awaits – the town’s public Sound View Beach is a great location for swimming, sunbathing and building sand castles. Walk to the Carousel Shop for gifts, ice cream or frozen yogurt as the kids enjoy a ride on the carousel.
Florence Griswold Museum
Former artists colony, and home to a well-respected collection of American Impressionist paintings. More
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts
New England s exclusively fine arts college hosts exhibitions of emerging and nationally. More
Studio 80 + Sculpture Grounds
Unique and amazing display abstract sculptural works inspired by nature. More
With its beaches, parks, active main street and restaurant offerings, Old Saybrook is a popular destination for summer visitors. In addition to all of the great year-round mainstays, such as “The Kate” (Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center), in summer, you can find a farmers market, concerts on the green, and movies on the beach.
General William Hart House
The stately residence of the distinguished Revolution-era political and military figure. More
Penny Lane Pub
Offering soup, salads, sandwiches and New England-style entrees for the whole family. More
The Shops at Saybrook Country Barn
Main Street’s unique shop offering home goods, furniture, accessories, designer women s and. More
Saybrook Point Park
The perfect place to plan a picnic, and on a windy day, go fly a kite! More
Located on Long Island Sound, Clinton offers relaxation and fun on the sea and land. With a summer rental, you could be moments away from Clinton’s town beach, the sand, sun and water! Spend an afternoon fishing for striped bass, bluefish and tuna with Bluefin Sportfishing Charters.
Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets
Check out its collection of 70 outlet stores! More
Clinton Antique Center
More than 100 antique dealers under one roof. More
Relax with breathtaking views and French-inspired local wine. You can also dine at The Bistro and. More
Carefully selected and reasonably priced American furniture and décor of the 17th, 18th and early. More
Hey Dey Antiques
A wide variety of antiques and art, including jewelry, paintings, prints, furniture, military. More
Opera Theater of Connecticut
Enjoy summer productions of fully staged operas with an orchestra. More
Madison is home to Connecticut’s largest beach, Hammonasset Beach State Park, where you can set up umbrellas and chairs and gaze at the water for hours! Or let your cares drift away as you walk along more than two miles of beach. Don’t miss the Fourth of July Parade, Fourth of July Concert on the Green and outdoor Farmers Market (May – October).
R.J. Julia Booksellers
Renowned book shop on Main Street. More
Allis-Bushnell House and Museum
18th century china, dolls and toys, costumes and kitchenware and a Colonial herb garden. More
A collection of traditional to abstract outdoor works of art. Join a free, docent led tour to get. More
You’ll get a sense of small-town charm in the scenic shoreline town of Guilford. On your way to the town’s center, you’ll pass through an historic district of homes. Get coffee at Cilantro Café for your leisurely walk on the expansive Town Green, surrounded by shops, eateries and galleries.
Henry Whitfield State Museum
This historic site is the oldest stone house in New England. More
Perfect place to satisfy your sweet tooth or craving for ice cream. More
“Glide” your way through a guided tour of the town! More
Audubon Guilford Salt Meadow Sanctuary
200 acres of tidal wetlands and primary native salt grasses. More
25-acre Beach park with showers, boardwalk, playground and boat racks More
22-acre park that’s great for fishing or cooking out — grills are provided. More
A great local farm market to stock up on fresh fruit and vegetables. More
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