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West RockNew Haven

Venture to sights like West Rock Park as you discover the local area in West Rock.


Popular places to visit in West Rock

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.

New Haven City Hall
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New Haven City Hall

3/5(1 review)

New Haven City Hall is just one of the places to see in New Haven, so why not enjoy the other things to explore during your travels? While you're in the area, wander around the college campus.

Top things to do in West Rock

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
Vacation Photographer in New Haven
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Vacation Photographer in New Haven

$250
Per adult
Survival Scavenger Hunt walking tours of Connecticut
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Survival Scavenger Hunt walking tours of Connecticut

$20
Per adult
Private Transfer: Greenwich, Stamford or White Plains to JFK Airport
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Private Transfer: Greenwich, Stamford or White Plains to JFK Airport

$220
Per adult

Top Hotels in West Rock

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Austin Street Inn
Austin Street Inn
3.5 out of 5
9 Austin Street, New Haven, CT

Located in West New Haven, this bed & breakfast is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Southern Connecticut State University and within 3 mi (5 km) of Yale University and Yale-New ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (59 reviews)

"Own of the house is very nice young couple. Clean and easy location."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Austin Street Inn
Hampton Inn by Hilton Shelton
Hampton Inn by Hilton Shelton
2.5 out of 5
695 Bridgeport Ave, Shelton, CT
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! (985 reviews)

"Hotel was great but the reservation with Expedia was not in their system. That say it happens a lot with Expedia. Hotel was completely booked, first desk person was trying to find me a room in another hotel when Destiny stepped in and saved the day, finding me a room in the hotel which was ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Hampton Inn by Hilton Shelton
Hyatt Place Milford / New Haven
Hyatt Place Milford / New Haven
3 out of 5
190 Old Gate Lane, Milford, CT
The price is $93 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! (990 reviews)

"Great place!! Every time I stepped out for a little while and came back I had new towels and the bed was made, very appreciative!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Hyatt Place Milford / New Haven
HYATT house Shelton
HYATT house Shelton
3 out of 5
830 Bridgeport Ave, Shelton, CT
The price is $93 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! (975 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel, great staff. The rooms are big and everything was really clean. I guess my only complaint would be that in order to use the bathroom you had to walk through the bedroom, thats kind of awkward layout"…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

HYATT house Shelton
Courtyard by Marriott Waterbury Downtown
Courtyard by Marriott Waterbury Downtown
3 out of 5
63 Grand St, Waterbury, CT
The price is $99 per night

Located in the heart of Waterbury, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Waterbury City Hall and Palace Theatre. Christopher Columbus Statue and Apothecary ...

4.2/5Very Good! (979 reviews)

"I always wish there is a pool at a property. I also didn’t like the paid parking."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Waterbury Downtown
Extended Stay America Hartford - Meriden
Extended Stay America Hartford - Meriden
2.5 out of 5
366 Bee St, Meriden, CT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $63 per night

Situated in Meriden, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Saint Johns Field, Hunter Memorial Golf Course, and Giuffrida Park. Black Pond State Wildlife Area and ...

3.6/5Good! (394 reviews)

"In a crucial time, the room was immaculate. Very satisfied"…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Extended Stay America Hartford - Meriden

Other neighborhoods in New Haven

Coxe Cage, home to Yale men's and women's indoor track and field teams. Very unique building with a banked Mondo track.
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West New Haven

2/5(17 area reviews)

If you're spending some time in West New Haven, Yale Bowl and Connecticut Tennis Center are top sights worth seeing.

West New Haven
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
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
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
Lighthouse Point Park which includes a sandy beach

East Shore

You'll enjoy the beaches and museums in East Shore. You might want to make time for a stop at Lighthouse Point Park or Lighthouse Point Carousel.

East Shore

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