Connecticut Shore Vacation Rentals

Ripe with historical influences and picturesque coastal views, the Connecticut Shore Towns are ideal for a getaway vacation filled to the brim with exciting attractions. No matter which town appeals to your senses, a cozy and comfortable vacation rental is the perfect accommodations choice for getting the most out of your trip.

As one of the most popular destinations on the coast, the former seaport of New London is overflowing with opportunities for excitement. Guests of New London vacation rentals can fish from the distinct pier at Fort Trumball State Park, view contemporary art and Impressionist paintings at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, and learn more about the town’s whaling history at the New London Maritime Museum.

Those searching for a more resort-like atmosphere will appreciate the recreational activities and miles of sandy beaches that Milford has to offer. Visitors of Milford vacation rentals will certainly want to stop by Silver Sands State Park for the oceanfront swimming and fishing, while the Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center is perfect for leaning more about the native flora and fauna. Other popular attractions include the annual Milford Oyster Festival (held the third Saturday of August) and the nearby Charles Island.

Guests of Stonington vacation rentals should be sure to visit the Old Lighthouse Museum for not only the panoramic views from the top of the tower but to also catch a glimpse of the exhibits that represent the rich and varied history of the Connecticut coastal region. The Stonington Vineyards are another must-see for wine enthusiasts who want to wet their palate on award-winning European style wines.

Visitors of Mystic vacation rentals will find plenty of charm and numerous attractions to fill their itinerary in this seaside town. The Mystic Seaport, a living museum, harks back to life in the 1800s with its historical village, sea-ready vessels, and planetarium where visitors can learn about celestial navigation. Other popular attractions include the Mystic Aquarium, home to New England’s only beluga whales, and the Olde Mistick Village.

Outdoor lovers and visitors of Madison vacation rentals can set out for a day of swimming, fishing, biking, and boating at the nearby Hammonasset Beach State Park, while art enthusiasts can wander over to Main Street and take in the Sculpture Mile, which features various works by American artists.

Old Saybrook vacation rentals are ideally located near historical and outdoor amusement with the always entertaining Fort Saybrook Monument Park. Visitors can stroll through this gorgeous 18 acre park while the history of Old Saybrook is related through informative storyboards. Guests of Guilford vacation rentals can step back in time at the Dudley Farm and catch a glimpse of flora, fauna, furnishings, and much more from the 1900s.

Other popular accommodations along the Connecticut coast include West Haven vacation rentals and Branford vacation rentals, which are convenient to the historic Harrison House and its flower and herb garden.

For your next trip to Coastal Connecticut, consider a Shore Towns vacation rental for your accommodations needs and stay close to all of the historic and entertaining attractions this visually stunning area has to offer.
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