Where to Stay
Listings from September/October 2010
1830 Shire Town Inn
Quality accommodations at affordable rates in the village of Woodstock, VT. A/C, Internet. Call (866) 286-1830. www.1830shiretowninn.com.
The Norwich Studio
Private. Convenient. Complete 3 miles from Dartmouth. 400 sq ft. with kitchen. Hosts: Jenny and Bill Lamb ’67.
(802) 649-1968. www.norwichstudio.net.
Woodstock Inn and Resort
A stay at the Woodstock Inn & Resort is the definitive Vermont experience. Set in historic Woodstock village, this Four Diamond-rated grand inn harkens back to a time when the slow but hard-working pace of life defined American values. Now, the living is still slow, and the hard work is expressed on the ski slopes, golf courses, trout streams and white water rapids that surround the quiet beauty of this heartland of Vermont. Call (800) 448-7900 or visit www.woodstockinn.com.
Active Parents: Bike, hike, walk, run? Hanover is a beautiful town, that’s why I’ve lived here for 35 years. But don’t miss your chance to be active in the Big Green’s stunning back yard–the Upper Valley–while your child is at Dartmouth. From May through October there’s no better selection of open roads, woodsy rail trails and hiking paths than right here. WRJ, VT; (800) 628-7727.www.comfortinn.com/hotel/vt023.
Luxury rooms, free continental breakfast, outdoor pool, wireless Internet. High overlooking the hills of New Hampshire and Vermont. 45 Airport Road, West Lebanon, NH 03784. (603) 298-8888 or (800) 433-3466. www.baymontinns.com.
Home Hill Inn
Graciously restored accommodations in an idyllic county retreat built in 1818. Each of the Inn’s beautifully appointed guest rooms feature private baths and most offer the warming glow of a fireplace. A short drive from Hanover. Plainfield, NH. (603) 675-6165. www.homehill.com.
Shaker Hill Bed and Breakfast
Renovated 1790s home, beautiful rooms, private baths, great breakfasts. Non-smoking. Short drive to campus. Reservations: (877) 516-1370; (603) 632-4519. www.shakerhill.com.
Breakfast on the Connecticut
Sits on 23 acres in Lyme, just 12 miles from Dartmouth and overlooking the tranquil Connecticut River. Completed in 1997, we have 15 spacious bedrooms replete with amenities, each with private bath, TV/VCR and thoughtfully appointed. Some bedrooms have gas fireplaces, skylights, romantic Jacuzzi tubs and a stunning view of the river. Bicycles, canoes and kayaks are complimentary, as is the 8-person Jacuzzi spa. Open year-round. For a virtual tour, see our web site. Our gracious B&B is the perfect place to escape for a weekend, a vacation, a retreat or reunion. A hearty New England breakfast with house specialties and real maple syrup makes getting up each morning a treat. 651 River Road,Lyme, NH 03768. (603) 353-4444; (888) 353-4440. www.breakfastonthect.com.
White River Junction Historic District. Four miles from the Green; vintage railroad hotel provides country inn ambiance. Excellent value. Full service for reunions, luncheons and parties. (800) 622-1124.www.hotelcoolidge.com.
The Quechee Inn at Marshland Farm
A 12 minute drive from Hanover will provide this original 1793 home of Vermont’s first lieutenant governor; careful restoration maintains the 19th-century character and charm while adding modern conveniences to 25 beautiful guest rooms. Biking, canoeing, kayaking and fly fishing on site. Tented wedding, reunion and meeting specialists. Reservations: (800) 235-3133. firstname.lastname@example.org,www.quecheeinn.com.
The Quality Inn at Quechee Gorge
Minutes from the Junction of I-89 and I-91, and 12 minutes from Dartmouth. Spacious guest rooms and suites. Full service Restaurant on premises. Hot Breakfast, indoor pool, fitness room. Pet Friendly. Wireless Internet. Exit 1 off I-89 in VT three miles on Route 4 West. www.qualityinnquechee.com. (800) 732-4376.
The Chieftain Motel
Alumni gather at a hidden haven…2 miles from Dartmouth. Beautiful grounds situated on the Connecticut River. Canoes free to our guests. Equipped with scull racks and rowing dock. River boat cruises available. Deluxe continental breakfast served. Pet friendly. (603) 643-2550.www.chieftaininn.com.
The Sunset Motor Inn
Serene. Most rooms have river view. Cable, Wi-Fi, a/c, free local calls,continental breakfast. AAA. Two miles south on Main Street (Route 10); (603) 298-8721.
The Dowds’ Country Inn
Just 8 miles north of campus, this historic Inn dates back to 1780. We have 20 spacious guestrooms all with private bath, telephone and wi-fi. Each room is beautifully furnished with handmade quilts, and country décor. Room rates include a full country breakfast, including Belgian waffles and N.H. maple syrup. 9 Main Street, Lyme, NH. (603) 795-4712. www.dowdscountryinn.com.
Apple Hill inn Bed & Breakfast
Country elegance, healthy gourmet breakfast, spectacular views. In Woodstock, VT. Call (802) 457-9135.www.applehillinn.com.
Loch Lyme Lodge
Rustic cabins with fireplaces, 1-3 bedrooms on Post Pond. 10 miles north of Dartmouth on Route 10. Seasonal restaurant using fresh local ingredients. Perfect for family vacations, reunions, weddings. (603) 795-2141. www.lochlymelodge.com.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
The best accommodations & service the Upper Valley has to offer! Please enjoy our spacious guest rooms & suites, high-speed wireless internet, deluxe continental breakfast and covered parking garage, as well as advantages offered through our Priority Club membership program! 121 Ballardvale Drive, White River Junction, VT 05001; (802) 299-2700. www.hiexpress.com/whiteriverjct.
Juniper Hill Inn
Historic Vermont Bed and Breakfast and restaurant. The perfect New England escape! Only 10 miles on I-91 to Hanover NH. 153 Pembroke Road, Windsor VT. (800) 359-2541. www.juniperhillinn.com.
Butternut Lane Bed and Breakfast
1821 brick farmhouse overlooking the Connecticut River just 3 miles from Dartmouth Green. 3 charming guest rooms and 3 spacious common rooms for rest & relaxation. Reservations: (802) 649-1549.
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