Visiting Windsor Locks
Families will find kid-friendly activities in Windsor Locks, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its theme park. Top sights around the area include Springfield Armory, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, 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.), 3 mi (4.8 km) from the city center
- The next closest is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), 12.9 mi (20.8 km) away
Sightseeing and Staying in Windsor Locks
A favorite place to visit in the city is Connecticut Fallen Firefighters Memorial. In the area, you'll also find Springfield Armory and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 13 hotels and other lodging options available to choose from in Windsor Locks. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:
- Sheraton Hartford Hotel at Bradley Airport - This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its proximity to the airport and comfortable beds.
- Homewood Suites by Hilton Hartford/Windsor Locks - Our customers love the proximity to the airport and first-rate property condition at this aparthotel. This 3-star aparthotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
- Springhill Suites Marriott Airport - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its WiFi and clean, comfortable rooms.
Top places to visit around the area include Bushnell Park, located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the heart of the city, and Mark Twain House, which is 11.8 mi/19 km away.
Getting Around Windsor Locks
To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Windsor Locks Station. Windsor Locks might not have very many public transit options to choose from so consider a car rental to maximize your time.
Dressing for Windsor Locks
- 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 Locks 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