Visiting Windsor Locks
Families will find kid-friendly activities in Windsor Locks, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its theme park. Top sights around the area include XL Center, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and Bushnell Park.
- You'll find 130 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Hartford
- The closest major airport is in Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), 3 mi (4.8 km) from the city centre
- The next closest is in Westfield, MA (BAF-Barnes Municipal), 17.2 mi (27.6 km) away
Sightseeing and Staying in Windsor Locks
A favourite place to visit in the city is Connecticut Fallen Firefighters Memorial. In the area, you'll also find XL Center and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 13 hotels and other lodging options available to choose from in Windsor Locks. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:
- La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Hartford - Bradley Airport - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its quiet location and clean, comfortable rooms.
- Springhill Suites Marriott Airport - Our customers like the dining options and pool at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi.
- Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bradley Airport - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and WiFi.
Top places to visit around the area include Bushnell Park, located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the heart of the city, and Mark Twain House, which is 11.8 mi/19 km away.
Getting around Windsor Locks
To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Windsor Locks Station. Windsor Locks might not have as many public transport options to choose from so consider a car rental to maximise your time.
Dressing for Windsor Locks
- Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 12°C during the day and -8°C at night
- From April to June, the average during the day is 28°C, whilst the average at night is 1°C
- July to September has daytime averages of 29°C with night-time averages of 8°C
- Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 21°C and night-time averages of -7°C
- Windsor Locks gets about 1163 millimetres of rain per year
- Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 28°C, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging -7°C