Families will find kid-friendly activities in Windsor, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its shopping and theme park. Top sights around the area include Springfield Armory, Mark Twain House, and Bushnell Park.
- You'll find 138 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Hartford
- The closest major airport is in Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center
- The next closest is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), 9 mi (14.4 km) away
Sightseeing and Staying in Windsor
The picturesque setting of Northwest Park and Keney Park exemplify the city's natural beauty. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Vintage Radio and Communications Museum of Connecticut and Windsor Historical Society.
As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 6 hotels and other lodging options available to select from in Windsor. Below are top ones based on our user reviews:
- Hampton Inn Hartford/Airport - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff and proximity to the airport.
- HYATT house Hartford North/Windsor - Our customers like the overall value and comfortable rooms at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and an indoor pool.
- Courtyard by Marriott Hartford Windsor - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and proximity to the airport.
In the surrounding area, popular places to see include Springfield Armory, located 17.1 mi (27.6 km) from the heart of the city, and Mark Twain House, which is 7.3 mi/11.8 km away.
Getting Around Windsor
To see more of the larger area, ride aboard one of the trains from Windsor Station. Windsor might not have many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.
Dressing for Windsor
- Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 54°F during the day and 17°F at night
- From April to June, the average during the day is 83°F, while the average at night is 33°F
- July through September has daytime averages of 85°F with nighttime averages of 47°F
- In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 69°F and nighttime averages of 19°F
- Windsor gets about 45.79 inches of rain per year
- Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 83°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 20°F