Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Willington

The area's history and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Willington. This city's basketball games, bird watching and shopping draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Willington

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Willington has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stafford Motor Speedway (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Bolton Notch State Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Land and Games (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Sharpe Hill Vineyard (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Taylor Brooke Winery (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Grassmere Country Club (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Willington

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Willington is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tinkerville Brook Reserve (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Crystal Lake Sandy Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Nathaniel Lyon Memorial Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Bolton Notch State Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Case Mountain (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • East Windsor Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Willington

The nearest airport is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), located 21.8 mi (35.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), which is 21.8 mi (35.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Willington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 30 holiday lettings near Willington. From 16 Houses to 7 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Willington for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Willington?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Willington:

  • Sturbridge: 31 holiday homes
  • Holland: 31 holiday homes
  • Amston: 26 holiday homes
  • Storrs: 16 holiday homes
  • East Hampton: 36 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Willington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Willington. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Roseland Cottage: 56 holiday lettings
  • Bolton Notch State Park: 86 holiday lettings
  • Prudence Crandall Museum: 78 holiday lettings
  • Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry: 53 holiday lettings
  • Manchester Parkade: 93 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Willington listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Willington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 16 Houses in Willington. Our other popular types of Willington holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 7 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Willington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 27 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Willington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.