United States Coast Guard Academy is a nice place to see with your family. We advise that bring your camera along too!
To reach it, make your way approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) from the state capital, Hartford, until you arrive at New London.
It's always good to have choices when you're picking a room, and with about 6 accommodations less than 2 miles (3 kilometers) from United States Coast Guard Academy, you are sure to find something close. The Springhill Suites by Marriott and the Holiday Inn New London - Mystic Area are two good choices, found 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
There's no excuse to blow all your money on a hotel when you could book a room at one of the handful of less expensive establishments here. Check out the Red Roof Inn Mystic - New London, 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away, or the Americas Best Value Inn New London/Mystic, 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away.
There's only a small number of hotels within easy commuting distance, so make sure you lock in a room ahead. If you were in need of something luxurious, look up the Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa, just 4 miles (6 kilometers) away.
We all know sightseeing can get a bit tiring, so what better way to perk up than with some first-rate food? Don't forget to bring your appetite with you to Slice Pizza Bar (465 Williams Street, New London), a few minutes from United States Coast Guard Academy. When you see the stars begin to appear, it's time for happy hour. Make your way to Mr G's Restaurant (452 Williams Street, New London), just 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away.