Darien

Eileen Hanford Real Estate

Darien, CT

The town of Darien is a beautiful and gracious residential community with a population of just over 20,000. It is quietly nestled between the cities of Norwalk and Stamford along the shoreline of the Long Island Sound. With a mere 28 miles separating Darien from Manhattan, Darien has become the quiet suburban home of many commuters into the city. Darien has quick access to both the Merritt Parkway and the Connecticut Turnpike and is served by Metro north Railroad offering frequent daily service in and out of Manhattan from its two stations, Darien and Noroton Heights. Darien offers six beautiful parks, two serene beaches, three Private Country clubs and many community organizations including a YMCA and YWCA. Additionally, Darien offers a Swim and tennis club, a beach club and a Yacht club. This bedroom community is recognized for its excellent schools, active churches, social clubs, civic organizations and a variety of philanthropic activities.

Town of Darien

SCHOOLS

BEACHES

Pear Tree Point Beach and Weed Beach

PRIVATE CLUBS

  • Woodway Country Club
    540 Hoyt Street
    Darien CT 06820
  • Middlesex Swim and Tennis Club
    20 Echo Drive North
    Darien, CT 06820
  • Wee Burn Country Club
    410 Hollow Tree Ridge Road
    Darien CT 06820
    203-655-1477
  • Noroton Yacht Club
    23 Baywater Drive,
    Darien CT 06820
    203-655-7686
  • Country Club of Darien
    300 Mansfield Avenue
    Darien CT 06820
    203-655-9726
  • Ox Ridge Hunt Club
    521 Middlesex Road
    Darien, CT 06820

  • Tokeneke Beach Club
    4 Butlers Island Road
    Darien CT 06820
    203-655-1481
  • Darien Boat Club
    135 Pear Tree Point Road
    Darien, CT 06820

RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES



TRANSPORTATION


COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS