Neighborhood

At Stonegate you will be a few short minutes from Downtown Middletown which boasts some of the best dining, shopping, and entertainment that Connecticut has to offer. Your new apartment is centrally located just 5 minutes from Route 9 North/South and 15 minutes from Interstate 91. Middletown is home to Wesleyan University, Middlesex Hospital, Vinal Technical High School, Middlesex Community College, and Wilcox School of Nursing among other traditional and alternative learning centers. Lyman Orchards and homemade apple pie is but a 15 minute drive away. Sailing or sunbathing at Madison Beach a mere 25 minutes. The cornucopia of arts & sports that is New Haven is just a half hour away, as well as Hartford, Connecticut’s capital city.

Imagine some highlights of your first year at Stonegate…

Pick your own fresh spring berries at a local farm. Gather under the historic Arrigoni/Portland bridge on Independence Day to watch the fireworks and enjoy local music. Head down to the Connecticut River to enjoy boat regattas or venture a few minutes down South Main Street to the Durham Fairgrounds for the annual fair, which is the largest agricultural fair in the state. Enjoy a fall play the Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts & Cultural Center or take younger guests to a day of fun at nearby Dinosaur State Park or the Kidcity Children’s Museum right in Middletown. As winter rolls around, enjoy that hot cup of coffee to start your day at Javapalooza or Brew Bakers, just two of the many coffee shops and small eateries dotting the town. All year-long, enjoy dining out at dozens of great Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Indian, Greek, and Mexican restaurants located in Middletown. There’s even “It’s Only Natural”, a restaurant dedicated to vegetarians.

Visit downtownmiddletown.com for even more information about this dynamic town.