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Along the coastline of the Long Island Sound, the historic city of Milford offers beautiful, unspoiled beaches hiding amongst lush parkland. Away from the coast you'll find a classic New England town with lots of historic buildings, as well as a downtown area full of cozy restaurants and cafés serving steaming cups of freshly brewed coffee. The area is popular with those working in New Haven, and is close to many major colleges and universities.

Things to see

The contemporary glass fronted Westfield Connecticut Post Mall has 3 floors of department stores, upmarket clothing retailers, kids clothing, gifts, and much more. If you're worn out from shopping, then you can refuel at one of the many fast food outlets, or grab a coffee along the way. There's also a modern cinema where you can enjoy one of the latest releases after a long day at the mall. The Silver Sands State Park sits on the shore of the Long Island Sound, and there are plenty of peaceful long, golden sandy beaches. During low tide you can walk across to Charles Island, where legend states that the pirate Captain Kidd buried his treasure in 1699. After you've enjoyed exploring and hunting for the loot, you can return to the mainland to wander along the boardwalk, enjoy a picnic or barbecue, or even go fishing to catch your own dinner.

Hotels in Milford

If you're looking for Milford hotels, there are lots of 3 star accommodation options available, and you'll find features such as fitness centers, meeting spaces, and laundry facilities. You can also enjoy extras included in your nightly rate such as free hot and cold buffet breakfasts, WiFi, and guest parking. Guestrooms also have amenities that help you feel at home, and these can include separate sitting areas, refrigerators, flat-screen televisions, sofa beds, coffee makers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Those traveling with children can also find adjoining rooms, plus request extras such as rollaway beds, extra towels, and cribs.

Where to stay

Milford has a historic downtown area, and you'll find stone clad buildings lining the streets. There are cozy bistros, stylish cafés, and highly recommended fine dining establishments. There's also a harbor area with waterfront shops and restaurants, and here you can sit and watch the boats come in and bob in the glittering water as the sun sets. Orange to the north also has many buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, and you'll find class New England style red-bricked buildings, as well as more modern outlet and strip malls just outside of the city center, and this popular suburb is full of charming family homes.

How to get to Milford

Tweed New Haven Regional Airport has flights arriving from across the USA on a regular basis, and it's just a 20 minute drive from Milford. You can pick up rental cars or shuttles, although if you want to take public transportation then it's fairly easy, with buses running to New Haven's Metro-North station, and a direct train service to Milford. The Milford Metro-North station also has services to and from New York City, Stamford, and New London on the popular New Haven Line.