Located on the Quinnipiac River, Southington, Connecticut, has a small-town New England charm while still offering homes for rent with plenty of access to nearby activity. This idyllic town, located less than 20 miles southwest of Hartford, has dozens of sites listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Renters who enjoy the great outdoors will appreciate the proximity of Mattatuck State Forest. More than 1,300 acres of forest, rocky cliffs and waterfalls make this a favorite destination for renters who like to hike. There are miles of trails that follow alongside the Naugatuk River. In addition to Mattatuck State Forest, however, Southington renters can also take advantage of the Metacomet-Monadnock Trail, which stretches 114 miles all the way to New Hampshire, and passes over many scenic state parks.
After a long hike, of course, Southington renters will want to find a great dinner. Luckily, there are many dining options in downtown Southington, like Anthony Jack's Wood-Fired Grill. It's a rustic pub setting that still serves some of the best food in town. You also can't miss Somewhere in Bangkok if you're in the mood for Thai food, or Aziago's Restaurant if you're more in the mood for Italian. No matter your taste or budget, you can find a relaxing place to unwind after a long day of work or play.
Explore homes for rent in the Southington neighborhood of Hartford, CT. Rentals.com offers listings of Southington apartments, photos, floorplans, maps and neighborhood information.