If you're on the hunt for good quality hotels in Groton, there is a decent number to select from not far from the center. Within 3 miles, there are 14 establishments.
Among the finest hotel options within close reach of the downtown area is the Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa.
If you're comfortable with staying outside the city center, have a look around the neighborhood of Mashantucket. It's 9 miles from downtown Groton, and offers 4 hotels to choose from, including the Grand Pequot Tower at Foxwoods and Great Cedar Hotel at Foxwoods.
For travelers who are planning to spend time at the Mystic Seaport - The Museum of America and the Sea or the United States Coast Guard Academy while you are spending time in Groton, choose a hotel nearby. The Residence Inn by Marriott Mystic Groton and the Holiday Inn Express Mystic are two of the options close to the Mystic Seaport - The Museum of America and the Sea. The Springhill Suites by Marriott and the Holiday Inn New London - Mystic Area are near the United States Coast Guard Academy.
Fort Griswold State Park is an important structure which played a part in shaping the area we know today. Learn the story behind the building and why it's considered a significant piece of history. Jet setters who want to be near this place usually book rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn Mystic/Groton and Best Western Olympic Inn.
If you are after cheap and cheerful hotel options, try the Thames Inn & Marina, Days Inn and Suites Groton Near the Casinos and Rodeway Inn.
There are a few extra choices available for you here. The Fox Tower at Foxwoods and the Spa at Norwich Inn are located 9 miles and 10 miles away from the heart of Groton. The Two Trees Inn at Foxwoods and the Holiday Inn Norwich are located 9 miles and 11 miles away.
Looking for more things to do? Spend a few hours discovering the Babcock-Smith House and the Granite Theatre in Stonington, 7 miles to the east of Groton. Stonington hotels are the Howard Johnson Inn Mystic and Econo Lodge Mystic - Groton. 9 miles to the west of Groton is Niantic, home to the Sleep Inn & Suites and Days Inn Niantic Near Casinos. While visiting Niantic, set aside some time to visit Waterford Beach Park and Harkness Memorial State Park.