Just off Interstate 91, the Sheraton Hartford South Hotel is close to many parks, golf courses, and shopping venues. A couple blocks away is the impressive Dinosaur State Park and Arboretum.
Downtown is 10 minutes to the north and home to such attractions as the Bushnell Memorial Theater, the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, and the Old State House, as well as numerous insurance companies’ headquarters. Nearby are the Mark Twain House & Museum and the University of Hartford. In Middletown to the south is Wesleyan University, while Foxwoods Casino and Mohegan Sun Casino are to the east.