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East ShoreNew Haven

Explore East Shore: its sunsets, stargazing, beaches, and more!

Check out the local area in East Shore—home to attractions like Lighthouse Point Park and Five Mile Point Lighthouse.

Top Hotels in East Shore

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Modern House With Private Heated Pool and Jacuzzi Close to the Beach
Modern House With Private Heated Pool and Jacuzzi Close to the Beach
East Haven, CT

Located in East Shore, this vacation home is within a 15-minute walk of Pardee Morris House and Lighthouse Point Park. Lighthouse Point Carousel and Five Mile ...

Modern House With Private Heated Pool and Jacuzzi Close to the Beach
Hyatt Place Milford / New Haven
Hyatt Place Milford / New Haven
3 out of 5
190 Old Gate Lane, Milford, CT
The price is $101 per night

Situated in the historical district, this hotel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Westfield Connecticut Post Mall and within 9 mi (15 km) of University of New Haven and ...

4.2/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"Nice and clean great price ! The room was big and roomy and has nice seating place"…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Hyatt Place Milford / New Haven
HYATT house Shelton
HYATT house Shelton
3 out of 5
830 Bridgeport Ave, Shelton, CT
The price is $118 per night

Situated in the entertainment district, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Roosevelt Forest and within 6 mi (10 km) of SportsCenter of Connecticut and Boothe ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (978 reviews)

"No complaints Everything was great Will book again with Hyatt House"…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

HYATT house Shelton
Hampton Inn by Hilton Shelton
Hampton Inn by Hilton Shelton
2.5 out of 5
695 Bridgeport Ave, Shelton, CT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $105 per night

Located in the heart of Shelton, this hotel is 3 mi (4.9 km) from SportsCenter of Connecticut and within 9 mi (15 km) of Indian Well State Park and Beardsley ...

4.4/5Excellent! (1,003 reviews)

"Based on phase 2 reopening and 4th of July event our stay was good. The first day It was cloudy and rainy. The second day we enjoyed the most. My son enjoyed the waterslide and was happy. Inside the room lighting was kind of dim or yellow. I prefer more lighting. Overall, I give 4 stars."…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

Hampton Inn by Hilton Shelton
Hilton Garden Inn Wallingford/Meriden
Hilton Garden Inn Wallingford/Meriden
3 out of 5
1181 Barnes Rd, Wallingford, CT
The price is $93 per night

Situated in Wallingford, this hotel is 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from YMCA Mountain Mist Day Outdoor Center and within 6 mi (10 km) of Gouveia Winery and Paradise Hills ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (604 reviews)

"Rooms were clean, excellent location. Pool was clean too"…"

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Wallingford/Meriden
Hilton Garden Inn Shelton
Hilton Garden Inn Shelton
3 out of 5
25 Old Stratford Rd, Shelton, CT
The price is $93 per night

Situated in the business district, this hotel is 0.7 mi (1 km) from Roosevelt Forest and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from SportsCenter of Connecticut. Boothe Memorial Park ...

4.2/5Very Good! (992 reviews)
Benny braga

"Good night stay and good costume service"…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Shelton

Popular places to visit in East Shore

Lighthouse Point Park
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Lighthouse Point Park

Explore a pretty foreshore park under the watch of a historic lighthouse and go swimming, ride a heritage carousel and wander along scenic nature trails.

Yale University
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Yale University

4.5/5(528 reviews)

Enjoy the collegiate vibe around Yale University, a top college in New Haven. Stroll along the beaches or experience the area's art scene.

Hammonasset Beach State Park
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Hammonasset Beach State Park

4.5/5(84 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Hammonasset Beach State Park, a lovely green space in Madison. While you're in the area, stroll along the beautiful beaches.

Top things to do in East Shore

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
Per adult
New York City Day Trip from New Haven
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New York City Day Trip from New Haven

$329
Per adult
City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of Connecticut
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City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of Connecticut

$10
Per adult
Survival Scavenger Hunt walking tours of Connecticut
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Survival Scavenger Hunt walking tours of Connecticut

$20
Per adult
Vacation Photographer in New Haven
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Vacation Photographer in New Haven

$250
Per adult
New Haven's Ghost Walk
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New Haven's Ghost Walk

$26
Per adult

Other neighborhoods in New Haven

So relaxing and beautiful
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Momauguin

While visiting Momauguin, you might make a stop by sights like East Haven Town Beach and Victoria Beach.

Momauguin
Sun eye - CT
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Long Wharf

3.5/5Good!(228 area reviews)

Long Wharf is popular for its ample dining options, and you might make a stop by Long Wharf Theatre, a top place to visit in the area.

Long Wharf
Frank Pepe's Pizzeria. The most famous pizzeria on Wooster Street, New Haven's Little Italy.
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Mill River

While Mill River isn't home to many top sights, Shubert Theater and Wooster Square are some notable places to visit nearby.

Mill River
New Haven which includes a river or creek and kayaking or canoeing as well as a couple

Downtown

4/5Very Good!(138 area reviews)

While visiting Downtown, you might make a stop by sights like Shubert Theater and New Haven Green.

Downtown
The incredible dioramas of the Peabody museum at Yale.

Each one has been carefully created. They are fantastic works of art with awesome details. 

The museum is well worth a visit. There are lots of exhibitions including dinosaurs and a great 'touch this' room. 

There's no coffee shop but there is an interesting store #sciencetourist #museum
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East Rock

East Rock is well-liked for its monuments. If you'd like to do some sightseeing in the greater New Haven area, you might plan a trip to Shubert Theater or Eli Whitney Museum.

East Rock
Sunset at Castle Rock.
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Branford Center

Travelers like the parks in Branford Center, and Stony Creek Brewery is a top attraction you might want to visit.

Branford Center