Destination guide

Why people love visiting beautiful Rocky Hill

The waterfalls and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Rocky Hill. Well-liked for its restaurants, shopping and hiking, this city is both scenic and welcoming. Bushnell Park and Mark Twain House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Rocky Hill

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Rocky Hill a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Compounce (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Dinosaur State Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Cromwell Meadows Wildlife Management Area (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Checkered Flag Raceway (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Copernican Observatory & Planetarium (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Brownstone Exploration & Discovery Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rocky Hill

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Rocky Hill is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bushnell Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Mill Woods Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Wilcox Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Mill Pond Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Wethersfield Cove Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Connecticut River State Wildlife Area (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Rocky Hill

The nearest airport is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), located 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), which is 19.1 mi (30.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Rocky Hill?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 54 vacation rentals near Rocky Hill. From 27 Houses to 19 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 Rocky Hill for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Rocky Hill?

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 Rocky Hill:

  • East Hampton: 36 vacation rentals
  • Portland: 23 vacation rentals
  • Terryville: 46 vacation rentals
  • Mount Southington Ski Area: 114 vacation rentals
  • Moodus: 47 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 Rocky Hill?

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

  • Rocky Hill - Glastonbury Ferry: 100 vacation rentals
  • Dinosaur State Park: 101 vacation rentals
  • Central Connecitcut State University: 87 vacation rentals
  • Lake Compounce: 119 vacation rentals
  • Crystal Lake Sandy Beach: 69 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rocky Hill 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 Rocky Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 27 Houses in Rocky Hill. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rocky Hill include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 rentals available
  • Studios: 18 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 3 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 50 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Rocky Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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