The New Britain/Hartford South Area
With recently renovated rooms and a location convenient to Connecticut’s capital city, our hotel offers just what business and leisure travelers need at a great value for the area. Check in knowing you’ll find a carefully cleaned, quiet room with comfortable seating and a pillow-top bed. Guests enjoy lots of amenities at no extra charge. Those free benefits include Wi-Fi, parking, our free Bright Side Breakfast®, modern flat-panel TV and fitness center. Other conveniences include an in-room work desk, business center and restaurant right next door. Capital city businesses, universities and events are a 25-minute drive from our hotel at the junction of Routes 9 and 72, and our friendly staff aim to make your stay easy and satisfying.
This central Connecticut area is best known as the world’s insurance capital. Many of the industry’s top companies operate headquarters here. With all these major employers, suburbs and smaller cities surround this area, including the community where our hotel is located. With a nearly 400 year-old history, the area is rich in landmarks and cultural attractions, including a museum of American art less than a mile from the hotel. Check out the line-up at the nearby Trinity on Main and take in a live performance during your stay. Our location is convenient for families visiting students at the nearby University of Hartford, Wesleyan and Central Connecticut State Universities. Multiple dining options are available within three miles of the hotel.
Hotel Services and Amenities
Our well-appointed guest rooms with New England-style décor are spacious, modern, and quiet. Entertain yourself with in-room flat-panel TV’s HD and premium cable channels or free Wi-Fi. All rooms come equipped with coffeemaker and hairdryer. Some also offer microwaves and mini-fridges. While our comfy beds make sleeping in a cinch, you won’t want to miss our free Bright Side Breakfast, which features fare such as healthy fresh fruit, yogurt and boiled eggs, hot waffles, cereals, bagels, muffins and unlimited coffee and juice. Get energized in the fitness center, scratch items off your to-do list in the business center and host a meeting onsite with space for up to 200 colleagues. Our hotel is pet friendly and provides onsite laundry facilities.
Just one of multiple entertainment destinations nearby, Hole in the Wall Theatre stages acclaimed dramatic plays, musicals and new works. Popular movies are a great interlude from business travel: find them at the cinema or just plug your laptop into your TV and watch movies stored on your personal devices. An hour’s drive brings you to gaming, entertainment, and dining at the large Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods casinos. Readers and fans of Huck Finn can visit the Mark Twain House and Museum; the author wrote many of his most famous works there! Take time out with the kids to see Dinosaur State Park which protects a large area of Jurassic fossil tracks, and see an array of lovely plantings at the arboretum.