Top 10 New Hampshire Family Lodging
Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa
Whitefield, New Hampshire
For the perfect combination of all-seasons fun and simple comforts, look no further than the Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa! The perfect getaway for a family of all ages, their rooms offer White Mountain and garden vistas, rich interiors, and historic charm. You’ll enjoy custom bath and spa products in your private bath, award-winning spa services, and an indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna. More than just a comfortable stay, the Mountain View Grand Resort offers a wide variety of great activities. Whether you want to play a game at the historic golf course, relax at the state-of-the-art spa, splash in the pool, or take a horseback riding lesson, you'll find an activity to suit almost any interest on site! Kids’ activities such as the Mountaineering Club and the Cog Railway are sure to be favorites for the whole family.
101 Mountain View Road, Whitefield, New Hampshire 03598
During your stay at Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa, check out these area attractions that the whole family will love: Santa's Village, Muddy Paw Sled Dog Kennel, The Colonial Theatre, and Franconia Notch State Park.
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Steele Hill Resort
Sanbornton, New Hampshire
Bring the whole family for an escape to the Lakes Region of New Hampshire at Steele Hill Resort. Surrounded by Lake Winnipesaukee and Lake Winnisquan with the White Mountains and nearby forests peaking in the backdrop, Steele Hill Resort provides a beauty and comfort for all ages. With three lodging choices, Steele Hill East, West, and South, your family will fit comfortably in their one- to two-bedroom stays with kitchens and spacious living areas. You’ll enjoy breathtaking views while engaging in family friendly activities every day of your stay! No matter the season, there’s something exciting to explore. Year round, enjoy four pools, whirlpools, and saunas. Summers are the perfect time for a round on the golf course or hiking the trails. The snow beckons a snowmobile ride on the New Hampshire Statewide trail, snowshoeing, or some skating on the rink.
516 Steele Hill Road, Sanbornton, NH 03269
FROM THE SOUTH: Take I93 north FROM THE NORTH: Take I-93 south Then… Take the EXIT 20 for US-3. Turn LEFT onto US-3 and Continue to follow US-3. Turn LEFT onto BAY RD. Turn RIGHT onto UPPER BAY RD. Turn LEFT onto STEELE HILL RD. End at 516 Steele Hill Rd Sanbornton, NH 03269-2605. From the Spaulding Turnpike… Start on NH-16 N / Spaulding Turnpike. Take RT-11 W, Exit 15. Merge onto NH-11 N. Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto MAIN ST / NH-11 / NH-28A. Keep LEFT at the fork to go on NH-11 Turn RIGHT onto NH-11 / MOUNT MAJOR HIGHWAY. Continue to follow NH-11 Merge onto US-3 / NH-11 W / LACONIA-GILFORD BYP via the ramp on the LEFT. Turn LEFT onto US-3 / DANIEL WEBSTER HWY / NH-11 Turn RIGHT onto BAY RD. Turn RIGHT onto UPPER BAY RD. Turn LEFT onto STEELE HILL RD. End at 516 Steele Hill rd. Sanbornton, NH 03269-2605
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Steele Hill Resort is home to the Hilltop Restaurant where the whole family will enjoy fine, savory dishes. From fresh seafood to homemade soups and chef specialties, everyone's taste buds will be happy.close
Laconia, New Hampshire
Outdoor adventure in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire awaits at Summit Resort. Conveniently located near Lake Winnipesaukee and the White Mountains, Summit Resort provides the ideal stay near all the area’s outdoor fun. Bike through the Gunstock Recreation Area or hike the New Hampshire Hiking Trails while the weather is still warm. Once the snow hits the ground, skiing and snowmobiling are favorites in the Lakes Region and fun for the whole family. While taking advantage of the area’s natural wealth, Summit Resort will provide a comfortable stay for everyone. With up to two-bedroom accommodations including kitchens and balconies with beautiful views, you’ll feel right at home. The resort is home to both an indoor pool with a slide and an outdoor pool when you need some time to let loose. Kids stay dry traversing the playground and exploring nearby hiking trails. Enjoy the wonders of New Hampshire at Summit Resort.
177 Mentor Ave., Laconia, NH 03246
During your stay at Summit Resort, check out these area attractions for added family fun: the Tanger Shopping Outlets, Castle in the Clouds, Polar Caves Park, and Ruggles Mine.
FROM THE SOUTH: Take I93 north FROM THE NORTH: Take I-93 south Then… Take the EXIT 23 to Rte. 104 East. Follow Rte 104 about 8 miles to 2nd set of lights. Take a right onto Rte 3 South. Follow about 4 miles to Weirs Beach. At rotary after bridge take second exit onto Rte 11B and follow for 1/10th of a mile. Look for the Surf Coaster Water Slide on the right, take a right onto White Oaks Rd. The Summit Resort is your first right off White Oaks Road. (Mentor Ave / The Havens at the Summit) From the Conway and Maine… Take Rte 16 to Rte 25 towards Meredith. Turn left onto Rte 3 South in Meredith. Follow Rte 3 South about 6 miles to Weirs Beach. At rotary after bridge take second exit onto Rte 11B and follow for 1/10th of a mile. Look for the Surf Coaster Water Slide on the right, take a right onto White Oaks Rd. The Summit Resort is your first right off White Oaks Road. (Mentor Ave / The Havens at the Summit) From the Portsmouth and Maine… Take Spaulding Turnpike to Rte 11 West towards the Lakes Region. Go through Alton Bay continuing on Rte 11 towards Laconia (approx. 20 miles) At first set of lights on Rte 11 (B.Mae Denny’s Resort is on your right.) take a right onto Rte 11B Follow 11B for about 4 miles look for the Surf Coaster Water Slide on your left. Take a left at Surf Coaster sign onto White Oaks Rd. The Summit Resort is your first right off White Oaks Road. (Mentor Ave / The Havens at the Summit) From the New York City… Take Interstate 95 North into New Haven CT to Interstate 91 North through Hartford CT to 84 East to Mass Pike. Take Mass Pike to 290 East to 495 North to Lowell, MA Nashua, NH connector to Interstate 93 North. Take the EXIT 23 to Rte. 104 East. Follow Rte 104 about 8 miles to 2nd set of lights. Take a right onto Rte 3 South. Follow about 4 miles to Weirs Beach. At rotary after bridge take second exit onto Rte 11B and follow for 1/10th of a mile. Look for the Surf Coaster Water Slide on the right, take a right onto White Oaks Rd. The Summit Resort is your first right off White Oaks Road. (Mentor Ave / The Havens at the Summit)close
Misty Harbor & Barefoot Beach Resort
Gilford, New Hampshire
Spend your next family adventure on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee at Misty Harbor & Barefoot Beach Resort. Your whole family will find Misty Harbor a comfortable stay filled with recreational fun!
Loaded with endless activities, Misty Harbor has both an indoor and outdoor pool, a Jacuzzi and sauna, tennis, basketball, volleyball, and shuffleboard courts, and of course, the sandy beach! And, their one- to two-bedroom suites provide a spacious and cozy stay, creating a feeling of home. Not only is there a long list of exciting activities to enjoy at Misty Harbor, the surrounding landscape and attractions provide something for everyone. Just a short walk from Misty Harbor is the Meadowbrook Musical Arts Center as well as skiing and snowboarding at Gunstock. Lake Winnipesaukee is the greatest place for snowmobiling and the private beach has the best views of the mountains. No matter which season you choose to stay, you’ll find Misty Harbor & Barefoot Beach Resort the perfect family destination.
118 Weirs Road, Gilford, NH 03249
During your stay at Misty Harbor & Barefoot Beach Resort, check out the following attractions and conveniences that are only five minutes from the resort: Weirs Beach, boat rentals, state parks, hiking and biking trails, and shopping malls.
Misty Harbor & Barefoot Beach Resort has motel accommodations located directly across the street from Lake Winnipesaukee.close
Cottage Place on Squam Lake
Holderness, New Hampshire
Located only a short drive from the spectacular White Mountains, Cottage Place on Squam Lake is the perfect place to unwind. Riding close to the water and featuring a 140-foot beach on Little Squam Lake, your family will have direct access to the water and beautiful sights of the rising trees surrounding the lake. Choose between cottages, suites, and the lodge that are designed for four-season comfort and decorated to reflect New Hampshire’s simplicity and heritage. Spend your mornings relaxing on their comfortable beach chairs or explore Evans Cove with a kayak. There is no one demographic that the motel is targeting either. Families and couples come to mind first, but the location is also excellent for reunions, small weddings, and business retreats. There might not be a finer motel in the entire state!
1132 US Route 3 Holderness, NH03245
Pet-friendly accommodations are available so the whole family will be involved on this trip!
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In the winter, use the Squam Range hiking trails and explore the snowy setting while snowshoeing or drop a line and go ice fishing!close
The New England Inn & Lodges
North Conway, New Hampshire
Find the perfect four-season family escape in the Mount Washington Valley at the New England Inn & Lodges. Surrounded by a wealth of natural treasures, the whole family will find something special year-round. During the winter, take advantage of the snowfall with some downhill and cross country skiing or family tubing. Soak up the summer sun with a canoe ride down the Saco River or a hike through the White Mountain National Forest. After a day at play, you’ll need a warm and comfortable place to relax and unwind, and the New England Inn & Lodges has the accommodations to fit your family. Find comfort in the spacious and modern Garden Suites or Traditional Suites. The larger Lofty Contemporary Suites are ideal for a family who needs some extra space and luxury. No matter what lodging you choose, you’ll feel right at home with the New England Inn & Lodges!
336 NH Route 16A "The Intervale Resort Loop" P O Box 100 Intervale, NH 03845
Fall is a special time to visit the New England Inn & Lodges with the changing colors in the Mount Washington Valley. Book your stay to experience this beautiful, natural change.
If skiing and snowboarding are on your mind, the New England Inn & Lodges is the perfect stay with close access to Black Mountain, Cranmore Mountain, Attitash Mountain, and Wildcat Mountain.close
Laconia, New Hampshire
The NASWA Resort is the perfect place to enjoy a beautiful lakeside family vacation with 1,000 feet of private, sandy beach and the sparkling waters of Winnipesaukee. Experience the comforts of home and variety with your choice of one to two bedroom cottages and spacious guestrooms at the inn. The Blue Bistro provides classic favorites that are sure to please, and NazBar and Grill is a fun and casual dining experience for everyone. Primly located, The NASWA Resort is near an array of family-friendly attractions and activities. Take in the beautiful sites of the lake and White Mountains on the Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad. Or, head out on the lake on the Mount Washington Cruise where you’ll view bridges, beaches, and lighthouses. Of course, you could always enjoy the fun of the lake with a jet ski or simply sit back and sink your toes into the sand.
1086 Weirs Boulevard, Laconia, New Hampshire 03246
Summers are a great time to visit The NASWA Resort with a festival and entertainment happening nearly every week!
Owners Jim and Fannie Salta, immigrants from Lesbos, Greece, are also the founders of the Natural Spring Water Company.close
Mill Falls at the Lake
Meredith, New Hampshire
Endless family fun awaits your stay at Mill Falls at the Lake on the banks of Lake Winnipesaukee. The lake is your playground at Mill Falls with its wealth of activities. The EKAL Lake Activity Center has all the supplies you need for a day on the water. Test your balance on a paddleboard or set out in a kayak. The Lake Tour is a experience for all ages as it passes under Governor’s Island Bridge and past Spindle Point Lighthouse. Of course, you could just take a swim or cast a line. Between the excitement and adventure of Lake Winnipesaukee, take a break in one of Mill Falls’ five accomodation choices. From rustic cottages in a charming forest to guestrooms overlooking the boardwalk and bay as well as docks and gardens, you’ll find a comfortable stay surrounded by beauty. Mill Falls is also home to a number of dining choices that will meet the tastes of everyone such as Lago with Old World Italian cuisine or Waterfall Cafe with comforting favorites.
312 Daniel Webster Highway, Meredith, NH 03253
Relax and rejuvenate at the Cascasde Spa and premier yoga studio at Mill Falls at the Lake.
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In addition to Lago and Waterfall Cafe, Mill Falls at the Lake has a number of other dining options including Lakehouse, Camp, the Boathouse Patio, Giuseppe's, the Town Docks, Mame's, and the Meredith Sub Station.close
The Mountain Club on Loon
Lincoln, New Hampshire
From soaring over the gorgeous New England landscape on a sailplane to hiking through stunning mountain trails, a unique New England experience awaits you and your family at The Mountain Club on Loon. This mountain-surrounded resort offers a wealth of activities within minutes of the property. Discover the mountainside on mountain bike or paddle down the rivers in a kayak. Test yourself from the Tree Top Zip Line, or hit the slopes for a great skiing adventure. Even better, The Mountain Club offers comfortable ski-in ski-out lodging perfect for relaxing at the end of a day of excitement. Their comfortable rooms offer stunning mountain views and special touches like full kitchens or private balconies that will make you feel right at home. The whole family will enjoy a dip in the outdoor heated pool or hot tub or enjoy laughs around the fireplace. All this and more awaits you at The Mountain Club on Loon.
90 Loon Mountain Rd., Lincoln, NH 03251
Relax and let go at the Spa and Health Club at The Mountain Club on Loon. Enjoy a fine European style spa experience filled with massage, wraps, and more.
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Dining is made easy at The Mountain Club on Loon with two dining options including The Black Diamond Pub and Seasons Restaurant.close
The Golden Eagle Lodge
Waterville Valley, New Hampshire
A tranquil family escape only a short walk from the White Mountain Athletic Club and the Waterville Valley Golf Course, The Golden Eagle Lodge is your vacation home away from home. Individually decorated condominium suites provide comfortable accommodations that are sure to be the perfect fit for the whole family. Modern amenities and grand views of the New Hampshire landscape create a contemporary and charming atmosphere. The Golden Eagle Lodge is an ideal family destination every season of the year. The lodge becomes a winter wonderland when the snow falls where guests take advantage of the skiing and snowboarding opportunities as well as dog sledding and sleigh rides. The summer sunshine is the perfect addition to a hike on the trails, some pond fishing, or horseback riding through the mountains.
28 Packard's Road, Waterville Valley, New Hampshire 03215
From Boston & Providence: take I-93N to exit 28, then Rte. 49E Drive time 2 hours from Boston/2.5 hours from Providence From New York and points south: take I-95N to I-91N in Hartford take I-84E to I-90E (Mass. Pike) to I-495N to I-93N to exit 28, then Rte. 49E Drive time from New York City 6 hours/Hartford 4 hours From Montreal, Toronto and Ottawa: From Sherbrooke follow I-91S to I-93S to exit 28, then Rte. 49E Drive time from Ottawa 5 hours/Toronto 8 hours/Montreal 3.5 hours From Bangor, ME. take Rte. 2W to I-93S to exit 28, then Rte. 49E Drive time from Halifax 12 hours
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With its beautiful mountain views and fairytale interior, The Golden Eagle Lodge is a great venue for a wedding, birthday, reunion, or other social event.close