First incorporated in 1789, Shelton, Connecticut, began a downtown revitalization in 2008 that is expected to see an investment of over $100 million before it is completed. If you’re looking for Shelton, Connecticut hotels, Extended Stay Hotels has a great place to stay at a great price.
• Homestead Studio Suites Shelton - Fairfield County
Shelton is home to several high-tech companies. Less than two miles from the Homestead Studio Suites Shelton - Fairfield County hotel are the offices of Perkin-Elmer’s Life and Analytical Sciences Division. Perkin-Elmer builds and services scientific equipment intended to serve our health, safety and environmental quality needs.
Nationally recognized leader in mass mailing technology, Pitney Bowes, is another major employer in Shelton. Its primary facilities are just a ten minute drive from the Homestead Studio Suites.
In the world of rotary-wing aircraft, few names are as well-known as the Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation. This innovative company provides helicopters for the military and commercial industries, and operates an overhaul and repair facility in Shelton.
Less than twenty miles away in New Haven is Yale University, one of world’s most well-respected institutions of higher learning. The university was initially envisioned by colonial clergymen in the 1640s and ultimately charted by the English King in 1701. In addition to being a renowned undergraduate and research university, Yale is also home to three prestigious public museums and galleries, the Peabody Museum of Natural History, the University Art Gallery, and the Center for British Art.
A visit to Shelton should include a trip to the shores of Long Island Sound. While there, stop at Maritime Museum in Norwalk and sample the area’s seafaring history. Also, consider taking in the local minor league baseball scene at a Bridgeport Bluefish game.
Golfers will want to test their skills at the Harry B. Brownson Country Club, a course with elevated greens and tees and plenty of challenge for any player.
For a comfortable, convenient, and affordable Shelton, Connecticut hotel, the Homestead Studio Suites Shelton - Fairfield County is the ideal choice.