Niantic is a seaside community and village in the town of East Lyme. Near New London and Interstate 95, Niantic is bordered by the Niantic River and Niantic Bay to the northeast and southeast, respectively. Although small in both population and land size, Niantic isn't short on beauty or activities. Homes for rent in Niantic offer families the chance to live within walking distance of the ocean as well as downtown shops and restaurants. Whether it's catching some rays on the sandy beach at McCook Point Park, taking the boat out at Port Niantic or playing catch at nearby Veterans Memorial Field, families will have no trouble finding a fun outdoor activity to do together in Niantic.
Niantic offers families a scenic oceanfront village to settle down in. The nearby interstate also makes the area convenient for quick travel to New York City, Providence and Boston.