Places to Stay and Eat

All within a 10-minute drive of The Mark Twain House & Museum...

Where to Stay

The Waterford Hotel Group is the official hotel group of The Mark Twain House & Museum. We recommend these fine accommodations in the Hartford area:

HARTFORD MARRIOTT DOWNTOWN 200 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, Connecticut | view site

HILTON HARTFORD 315 Trumbull Street, Hartford, Connecticut | view site

SHERATON HARTFORD HOTEL AT BRADLEY AIRPORT 1 Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, Connecticut | view site

RESIDENCE INN BY MARRIOTT HARTFORD DOWNTOWN 942 Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut | view site

Other Places to Stay

Ramada Plaza Hartford | view site

Holiday Inn Express Downtown Hartford | view site | call 860-246-9900

Homewood Suites Hartford | view site

Hartford Plaza Hotel | view site

Mansion Inn in Manchester, CT (approximately 20 minutes from the museum) | view site

Rock Hall in Colebrook, CT (approximately 50 minutes from the museum) |
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The Nehemiah Brainerd House Bed & Breakfast in Haddam, CT (approximately 35 minutes from the museum) | view site

Cornucopia at Oldfield Bed and Breakfast in Southbury, CT (approximately 40 minutes from the museum) | view site

Mark Twain Hostel in the West End of Hartford | view site

Need even more hotel options? Click here to see a comprehensive list of area lodging!

Places to Eat

In the West End of Hartford, a longish walk or a shortish drive from The Mark Twain House & Museum:

The Half-Door (Irish pub) | view site


Ichiban (Japanese/Korean) | view site

Tisane Euro Asian Café (upscale
casual menu/coffee bar) | view site


Moe’s Midtown (Breakfast/Lunch) | view site

Monte Alban (Mexican) | view site



Dining in Downtown Hartford:

Fine Dining...

Max Downtown | view site


Peppercorns Grill (Italian) | view site

Morton’s Steakhouse | view site


ON20 | view site

Feng Asian Bistro | view site


Dish Bar & Grill | view site

Vivo | view site

  Firebox | view site



Upscale Casual...

bin228 Café and Wine Bar | view site  


Hot Tomato’s (Italian) | view site

Trumbull Kitchen | view site


Tamarind Grill (Thai/Malaysian) | view site

The Russell (Caribbean) | view site


The Tavern Downtown | view site

Agave (Mexican) | view site


Burger Baby | view site

Salute | view site


Vito’s By the Park | view site




City Steam Brewery & Café | view site


Vaughn's Irish Pub | view site

Black-Eyed Sally’s BBQ & Blues | view site  


Hook & Ladder | view site

Black Bear Saloon | view site


Café JoJo’s Coffee Roasters | view site

Kojo ( Modern Asian ) | view site


Other Hartford favorites in the neighborhoods:

Carbone’s (Italian) | view site


Mozzicato’s Bakery | view site

First & Last Tavern (Italian/pizza) | view site


Modern Pastry | view site

Pond House Café | view site


Lena’s First & Last/Sully’s Pub | view site

The Wood’n Tap | view site


O’Porto (Portuguese) | view site

Alchemy Juice Bar (Vegetarian/Vegan) | view site


Barca Restaurant & Tapas Bar | view site

Costa del Sol (Spanish) | view site



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