Embrace the spirit of the idyllic small-town life of Old Saybrook, CT. Our historic city, nestled between the Connecticut River and Long Island Sound, has some marvelous sights and outdoor activities for you to enjoy during your stay at Saybrook Point Resort & Marina. Instead of sifting through travel advisor websites to track down things to do in Old Saybrook, CT, we’ve assembled a list of fun local activities. 

Fun Things to Do in Connecticut

If you’ve never been here before, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by Essex’s natural beauty. Luckily for you, there are many outdoor activities you can choose from when you visit our Old Saybrook spa hotel.

1. Old Saybrook Kayak Tours

Take advantage of the local waterways and paddle your way around with Old Saybrook kayak rentals. Embark on a solo, kayak cruise, or look into tour options at places like Black Hall Outfitters

Photo of a Family Walking on the Beach in Old Saybrook CT.2. Spend a Day on the Beach

Don your favorite set of sandals and beach attire and head over to Harvey’s Beach for a day of fun in the sun. Spend the afternoon sunbathing, searching for shells, or playing catch. Travelers from near and far boast of this beach’s clean, ideal walking conditions. 

3. Tee off at Old Saybrook Golf Courses

Go for a scenic drive through Old Lyme, CT, to get to Fox Hopyard Golf Course. Play a relaxing game of golf on their 18-hole course, which has been expertly manicured and maintained for your enjoyment. If you’d prefer something local, The Fenwick Golf Course, the oldest course in the state of Connecticut, is just down the road.

4. Join a Crew of Atlantic Coast Anglers

There’s no way we could compile a list of things to do in Connecticut without mentioning our vast fishing scene. Rent fishing equipment and spend a peaceful morning surf fishing or casting a line from an empty pier. Or, consider going on a fishing charter, like Sea Sprite Sport Fishing.

5. Go for a Stroll at These Connecticut Attractions

Never underestimate the benefits of a scenic walk. Meander the Old Saybrook Marina. Hop over to Lyme, CT, and peruse the Sculpture Grounds. Or, take on a self-guided historical tour through Monument Park. And, of course, our Connecticut lighthouses are always glorious to behold.

Consider a Reservation in Old Saybrook, CT  

Old Saybrook, CT, has so much to offer during your summer getaway. Not only do we have several fun outdoor activities from which to choose, but our delightful spa hotel will pamper you to pure relaxation. For more information on fun things to do in Connecticut, please contact us. Our helpful staff is happy to assist you.