What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Shelton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Shelton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • New Haven Union Station: 229 holiday lettings
  • Wallingford Station: 190 holiday lettings
  • Bridgeport Station: 240 holiday lettings
  • Bellarmine Museum of Art: 233 holiday lettings
  • Norwalk Maritime Aquarium: 224 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Shelton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Friendly Shelton will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Shelton. This welcoming and romantic city is known for its restaurants, shopping and university setting. Yale Bowl and East Rock Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities and attractions in Shelton

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Shelton a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great River Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Grassy Hill Country Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Beardsley Zoo (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Yale Golf Course (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Robert Treat Farm (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Shelton

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Shelton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • East Rock Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Osborndale State Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Roosevelt Forest (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Boothe Memorial Park and Museum (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Svihra Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Silver Sands State Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)