Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Willington

The area's history and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Willington. This city's basketball games, bird watching and shopping draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation 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 vacation 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 center:

  • 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 center:

  • 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 to and around Willington

The nearest airport is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), located 21.8 mi (35.1 km) from the city center. 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 property listings offer a large selection of 29 vacation rentals near Willington. From 14 Houses to 7 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Willington for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Willington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Houses in Willington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Willington include:

  • Bungalows: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 26 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Willington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.