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Best Hartford Family Hotels

Classic Lake House_fireplace_wifi__family & Friends Gather_ 4 Steps to Lake
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (71 reviews)
Families like: waterpark, kitchen, bicycle rentals, games and toys
Amazing

"Beautiful home on a beautiful lake. House was very cozy and bedrooms were huge! Overall 10/10 stay!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

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Homewood Suites by Hilton Southington, CT
Great for families
3 out of 5
1096 West Street, Southington, CT
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The price is $131 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.7/5Exceptional! (491 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, kitchen, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...

"Every thing was good the only problem was the suite that I book For was supposed to b a 1 bedroom suit with a separate bedroom but the room that they gave me was a suite with a open room with kitchen n bed all together I just hope next time I book I get the room that I paid for"…"

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Southington, CT
Hampton Inn and Suites Hartford/Farmington
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
301 Colt Hwy, Farmington, CT
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The price is $71 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (981 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"Phenomenal staff. Roomsnear large ducts and electric closets w"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Hampton Inn and Suites Hartford/Farmington
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Courtyard by Marriott Hartford Windsor
Great for families
3 out of 5
1 Day Hill Rd, Windsor, CT
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The price is $71 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.5/5Wonderful! (669 reviews)
Families like: skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"Solid and relatively cheap. Staff kicks ass."…"

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Hartford Windsor
Hampton Inn & Suites Hartford/East Hartford
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
351 Pitkin Steet, East Hartford, CT
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The price is $84 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (993 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"I enjoyed every moment of my stay here. Very nice room and beds. Staff very friendly."…"

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Hartford/East Hartford
Hampton Inn Springfield South Enfield
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
20 Phoenix Avenue, Enfield, CT
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The price is $93 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (618 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"It was very clean which is obviously very important during the pandemic. The staff was very welcoming and even though they weren't able to offer the breakfast buffet they still continued to offer breakfast boxes if elected. Great stay!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Hampton Inn Springfield South Enfield
Fairfield Inn & Suites Hartford Manchester
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
121 Pavilion Dr, Manchester, CT
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The price is $79 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.4/5Excellent! (568 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Check in was simple. The employee who assisted me was kind and followed all COVID-19 safety protocols. Masks were required indoors in all public areas. The room was impeccable as far as comfort and cleanliness. The bathroom was pristine- the shower was hot, water pressure great. All in all, I stayed ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites Hartford Manchester
Homewood Suites by Hilton Hartford-Farmington
Great for families
3 out of 5
2 Farm Glen Blvd, Farmington, CT
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The price is $101 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.3/5Excellent! (493 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, kitchen, skiing nearby, bicycle rentals nearby
Travelers say...

"Very nice and comfortable place. Staff were sweet and accommodating"…"

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Hartford-Farmington
Homewood Suites by Hilton Hartford/Windsor Locks
Great for families
3 out of 5
65 Ella Grasso Turnpike, Windsor Locks, CT
The price is $112 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.3/5Excellent! (452 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, free airport shuttle
Travelers say...

"Nice staff! Could hear the guy upstairs walking around. Like living in an apartment. Very disturbing"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Hartford/Windsor Locks
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bradley Airport
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
600 Spring St, Windsor Locks, CT
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The price is $89 per night from Dec 24 to Dec 25
4.3/5Excellent! (999 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, free airport shuttle
Travelers say...

"Staff was nice, room was clean and spacious. Very quick and easy access to the airport."…"

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bradley Airport
Springhill Suites Marriott Airport
Great for families
3 out of 5
225 Ella Grasso Tpke, Windsor Locks, CT
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The price is $75 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.3/5Excellent! (946 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, free airport shuttle
You won’t go wrong staying here.

"Staff was very pleasant and helpful. The room was great, plenty of room for everyone (4). The beds and pillows were great. The room had it own area with a desk, trundle bed or sitting area, separate ref/microwave coffee pot on the other side of that room. Only two things need to be checked, floor ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Springhill Suites Marriott Airport
The Farmington Inn & Suites
Great for families
3 out of 5
827 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT
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The price is $89 per night from Dec 14 to Dec 15
4.3/5Excellent! (983 reviews)
Families like: skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Great location and comfortable

"This hotel is centrally located with easy access to major roads and highways in the Farmington Valley. The room was clean and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2020

The Farmington Inn & Suites
Courtyard by Marriott Hartford Manchester
Great for families
3 out of 5
225 Slater St, Manchester, CT
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The price is $80 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.3/5Excellent! (426 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"Clean room, safe property. All safety procedures followed"…"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Hartford Manchester
Best Western Plus New England Inn & Suites
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
2253 Berlin Tpke, Berlin, CT
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The price is $62 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
4.2/5Very Good! (443 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"I liked how clean the place was, although, the one of the staff members was very unprofessional during the night shift. The morning shift is great to me."…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2020

Best Western Plus New England Inn & Suites
Comfort Inn & Suites
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
900 East Main Street, Meriden, CT
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The price is $68 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
4/5Very Good! (856 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, washer and dryer, laundry
Perfectly fine

"The room was comfortable and clean but the rest of the hotel needs some cosmetic attention. The hallways were also not lighted for whatever reason so it felt a little sketchy."…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites
HomeSpring Inn & Studios
2 out of 5
1499 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT
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The price is $76 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3.9/5Very Good! (413 reviews)

"The 2 gentlemen who checked me in and out were an absolute pleasure- very kind, courteous, and polite! The fact that it was pet friendly was very key for us and having easy access to outside was very convenient."…"

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

HomeSpring Inn & Studios
Manchester Inn and Suites
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
20 Taylor Street, Manchester, CT
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The price is $51 per night from Dec 27 to Dec 28
3.9/5Very Good! (973 reviews)
Families like: game room, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"We stay here because the rooms are clean and roomy. However, this last stay was louder because we were put right above a birthday party and the music was loud. When we were checking out, a man came in without a mask and asked about room availability. The desk clerk responded to him without putting ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2020

Manchester Inn and Suites
Comfort Inn Wethersfield - Hartford
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
1330 Silas Deane Hwy, Wethersfield, CT
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The price is $76 per night from Dec 22 to Dec 23
3.7/5Good! (439 reviews)
Families like: skiing nearby, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Ok good muy bien"…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Comfort Inn Wethersfield - Hartford
Quality Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
2090 N Broad St, Meriden, CT
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3.6/5Good! (348 reviews)

"It’s a place to stay. Clean but needs updating. Beds are a little uncomfortable"…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites
Travelodge by Wyndham Windsor Locks
2.5 out of 5
383 South Center St, Windsor Locks, CT
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2.3/5 (1,000 reviews)
Great

"Pleasant place to spend the night"…"

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Windsor Locks
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Family Friendly Hotels with Indoor Pools

Travelodge by Wyndham Windsor Locks
2.5 out of 5
383 South Center St, Windsor Locks, CT
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2.3/5 (1,000 reviews)
Great

"Pleasant place to spend the night"…"

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Windsor Locks
Marriott Hartford/Windsor Airport
3.5 out of 5
28 Day Hill Rd, Windsor, CT
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The price is $87 per night from Dec 23 to Dec 24
4.3/5Excellent! (739 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel. I would stay here again in a heartbeat."…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Marriott Hartford/Windsor Airport
Courtyard by Marriott Hartford Windsor
3 out of 5
1 Day Hill Rd, Windsor, CT
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The price is $71 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.5/5Wonderful! (669 reviews)

"Solid and relatively cheap. Staff kicks ass."…"

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Hartford Windsor
Homewood Suites by Hilton Hartford-Farmington
3 out of 5
2 Farm Glen Blvd, Farmington, CT
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The price is $101 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.3/5Excellent! (493 reviews)

"Very nice and comfortable place. Staff were sweet and accommodating"…"

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Hartford-Farmington
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

Springhill Suites Marriott Airport
3 out of 5
225 Ella Grasso Tpke, Windsor Locks, CT
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The price is $75 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.3/5Excellent! (946 reviews)
You won’t go wrong staying here.

"Staff was very pleasant and helpful. The room was great, plenty of room for everyone (4). The beds and pillows were great. The room had it own area with a desk, trundle bed or sitting area, separate ref/microwave coffee pot on the other side of that room. Only two things need to be checked, floor ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Springhill Suites Marriott Airport
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Springfield Enfield
3 out of 5
1 Bright Meadow Blvd, Enfield, CT
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The price is $87 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (8 reviews)

"Staff was friendly and warm hotel was nice and cozy"…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Springfield Enfield
Red Roof Inn Hartford - New Britain
2.5 out of 5
65 Columbus Blvd, New Britain, CT
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The price is $59 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3/5 (991 reviews)

"Dog friendly, cheap and affordable place to stay for a night."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

Red Roof Inn Hartford - New Britain
Avon Old Farms Hotel
3.5 out of 5
279 Avon Mountain Rd, Avon, CT
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4.1/5Very Good! (983 reviews)

"Bed was comfortable and room clean staff was pleasant on check in"…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Avon Old Farms Hotel
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Where Should We Stay in Hartford?

The historic destination of Hartford is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your kids. The entertainment, museums, and festivals are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Arrange a flight into Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), which is the closest airport, or Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), which is located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Hartford, you might want to consider one of the 100 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

Homewood Suites by Hilton Southington, CT: Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and on-site mini golf. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 3-star hotel.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Hartford Manchester - Features an indoor pool, free parking, and free buffet breakfast. The clean rooms and central location make this 2.5-star hotel popular with guests.

Hampton Inn & Suites Hartford/East Harford - Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. Guests like the comfy beds and clean rooms at this 2.5-star hotel.

The Farmington Inn & Suites - Features a restaurant, free parking, and free breakfast. The clean rooms and quiet location make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Hartford-Farmington - Offers an indoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free parking. Guests like the central location and breakfast options at this 3-star aparthotel.

When Should We Visit Hartford?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Hartford.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Driest months: February, January, December, and September, with an average rainfall of 3.15 inches
  • Rainiest months: October, July, June, and May, with an average rainfall of 4.01 inches

What Should We See and Do in Hartford?

Lake Compounce, Hartford Symphony Orchestra, and Hartford Stage are interesting attractions you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Hartford. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Bushnell Park and Mark Twain House.

Hartford is also well-known for its:
  • Theater
  • Live music
  • Entertainment
  • Festivals
  • University life
  • Museums
  • Historical sites
  • Sports

Getting Around Hartford

If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Hartford Union Station, Windsor Station, or Berlin Station. Hartford might not have many public transit options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore more.

Frequently asked questions

What's Hartford like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a trip with your kids, the historic destination of Hartford is a good choice. The entertainment, museums, and festivals are just some of the things that make this a good place for family vacations. Take to the air and fly into Bradley Intl. Airport (BDL), which is located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the center of Hartford.
What's the best accommodation when traveling with kids to Hartford?
Manchester Inn and Suites is a hotel with free parking and free breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices for your family trip include Homewood Suites by Hilton Southington, CT and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bradley Airport.
How many family-friendly hotels should I expect to find in Hartford?
Expedia has 96 hotels in Hartford that are great for families.
What's the weather like in Hartford?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 70°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 32°F. The snowiest months in Hartford are December, January, March, and October, with each month seeing an average of 6 inches of snowfall.
What's there to see and do with your family in Hartford?
While you are vacationing in Hartford, you and the family might want to see interesting spots such as XL Center and Xfinity Theatre. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Lake Compounce and Six Flags New England.

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