Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Southington

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Southington. This welcoming city allures visitors with its restaurants and shopping. Lake Compounce and Mark Twain House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Southington

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Southington has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Compounce (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Hawks Landing Country Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Timberlin Golf Course (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Mount Southington Ski Area (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Shuttle Meadow County Club (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cheshire Hollow Farm (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Southington

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Southington. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bushnell Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • East Rock Park (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Crescent Lake (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Panthorn Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Pine Lake Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Hubbard Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Southington

The nearest airport is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), located 14.5 mi (23.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 16.6 mi (26.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Southington?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 26 vacation rentals near Southington. From 18 Houses to 5 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Southington for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Southington?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Southington:

  • Madison Center: 39 vacation rentals
  • Winsted: 30 vacation rentals
  • Portland: 23 vacation rentals
  • Terryville: 53 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 18 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Southington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Southington. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Lake Compounce: 112 vacation rentals
  • Southington Public Library: 80 vacation rentals
  • Crescent Lake: 80 vacation rentals
  • Hawks Landing Country Club: 82 vacation rentals
  • Barnes Museum: 85 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Southington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 18 Houses in Southington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Southington include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Southington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 20 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Southington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.