Escape to Hamden! Enjoy its hockey, festivals, and university life.

Venture to top sights like East Rock Park as you discover Hamden—a family-friendly city also notable for its college vibe.

Known for

Family-Friendly, Skyscrapers and Hockey

Top Hotels in Hamden

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Clarion Hotel & Suites Hamden-New Haven
3 out of 5
2260 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT
$67
per night
Oct 13 - Oct 14
3.3/5 (480 reviews)

Located in the heart of Hamden, this hotel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Ireland's Great Hunger Museum and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Sleeping Giant State Park. East Rock ...

3.3/5 (480 reviews)

"The lobby was nice and appeared to have gone through recent renovations as I believe a lot of the property was going through. Although for some reason there was no AC in the lobby at anytime during our stay but it’s a pass through so we overlooked it. You could see little things here and there that ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019

Clarion Hotel & Suites Hamden-New Haven
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Whitney Inn & Suites
2 out of 5
3400 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT
$79
per night
Sep 19 - Sep 20
3.2/5 (214 reviews)

Located in the heart of Hamden, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Sleeping Giant State Park and Quinnipiac University. Sleeping Giant Golf Course and ...

3.2/5 (214 reviews)

"All was good. Would probably stayhere again. Offered breakfast and that was fine"…"

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2019

Whitney Inn & Suites
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Carriage House
2.5 out of 5
2297 Whitney Ave., Hamden, CT
$99
per night
Sep 19 - Sep 20
4.7/5Exceptional! (183 reviews)

Located in the heart of Hamden, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ireland's Great Hunger Museum, Sleeping Giant State Park, and Quinnipiac University. East ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (183 reviews)

"Loved this boutique property! So clean, modern and warm!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Carriage House

Top activities in Hamden

Vacation Photographer in New Haven
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Vacation Photographer in New Haven

$31

Book a private professional photographer for a family trip, destination wedding, secret proposal or just a great day. Prices start at 8.

Day Trip from New Haven to Philadelphia by Train with Lunch
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Day Trip from New Haven to Philadelphia by Train with Lunch

$339

Take a morning train to Philadelphia and explore all the exciting art, culture, and history the city has to offer. Your experience includes a convenient hop-on, hop-off bus pass, allowing you to make the most of your time in the city, as well as lunch at the famous Hard Rock Cafe.

New York City Day Trip from New Haven
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New York City Day Trip from New Haven

$329

Spend an exhilarating day in New York City and immerse yourself in all the fantastic sightseeing, shopping, and dining the Big Apple has to offer. A hop-on, hop-off tour is included in your experience to ensure you're able to cover as much ground as you'd like.

One Game of Zombie Scavengers of Hartford, CT
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One Game of Zombie Scavengers of Hartford, CT

$3

Can you survive the zombie apocalypse… Zombie Scavengers leads you into the city to collect supplies to survive during this interactive scavenger game. With the whole world in chaos and zombies outnumbering the living 10 to 1, small colonies of the living are doing all they can to survive.

Long Island's North Fork Wine Tour with Tastings
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Long Island's North Fork Wine Tour with Tastings

$99

Check out the prime wine country of the Northeast on a trip to explore the vineyards of the North Fork. With 12 tastings at 3 different wineries, paired with artisan dishes and some great views of the peaceful countryside, this day trip gives you a great look at the charms of Long Island.

Vacation Photographer in Hartford
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Vacation Photographer in Hartford

$31

Book a private professional photographer for a family trip, destination wedding, secret proposal or just a great day. Prices start at 8.