Where to Stay

Listings for January/February 2013

1830 Shire Town Inn
Quality accommodations at affordable rates in the village of Woodstock, VT. A/C, Internet. Call (866) 286-1830; www.shiretowninn.com

Woodstock Inn & 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.

Baymont Inn
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.

Shaker Hill Bed and Breakfast
Renovated 1790's 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.

Hotel Coolidge
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
12 minutes from Hanover, NH, the historic Quechee Inn in Vermont offers and inspiring blend of natural beauty, country comfort and a romantic getaway. Perfect for reunions, weddings, and meetings. Reservations: (800) 235-3133; 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. (800) 732-4376; www.qualityinnquechee.com.

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.

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. http://www.hiexpresswhiteriver.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; www.butternutlanebnb.com

Residence Inn by Marriot
The preferred all-suite hotel in the Upper Valley. Easy access of I-89 and just 3 miles from Dartmouth college, shuttle service to campus. Complimentary breakfast buffet in the morning. Guest access to the River Valley Club and a pet friendly hotel. (603) 643-4511 or visit http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/lebri-residence-inn-hanover-lebanon/.

The Trumbull House Bed & Breakfast
Hanover’s first and finest B&B, just 4 miles east of campus. Luxurious country lodgings with six spacious rooms and sumptuous breakfasts. Free high speed wi-fi, plus a business center. Sixteen acres with a swimming pond, trails, and gardens. 40 Etna Road, Hanover NH, (603)643-2370;trumbullhouse@gmail.com, www.trumbullhouse.com

The New London Inn
Historic Main Street charm. Offering exceptional accommodations, restaurant, tavern and spa—all the luxuries conveniently located to the Upper Valley. Complimentary breakfast, Flat-screens, WiFi. Jacuzzi suites. (603) 526-2791; thenewlondoninn.com.

The Lyme Inn
The Lyme Inn has welcomed travelers to the Upper Valley for over 200 years. Just 9 miles from Dartmouth College, our 9 guest rooms and 5 suites reflect a careful harmony between historic elegance and contemporary luxury. Our award-winning restaurant tantalizes your palate with locally sourced culinary creations, while our warmth and hospitality invite you to return. 1 Market Street, Lyme, NH, (603) 795-4824; www.thelymeinn.com.

Snapdragon Inn
Featured in Food & Wine Magazine as one of "America's Best"— just five miles from Highway 91 and a short 15 minute drive to Hanover, NH. Snapdragon Inn offers pure, fresh relaxation in newly renovated rooms appointed with custom designed beds. Rooms feature all the latest technology with HD TVs and free wireless access, and bathrooms with heated tile floors and claw foot soaking tubs. Private lawn and gardens connect onto a nature preserve with a lake and miles of hiking trails. Continental breakfast. Located near Harpoon Brewery, Simon Pearce factory outlet, St. Gaudens historic site, and Mt. Ascutney State Park. (802) 227-0008; www.snapdragoninn.com

The Norwich Inn
Just 1.5 miles across the river from Dartmouth College, the historic Norwich Inn awaits. Two new buildings with luxurious rooms, cozy fireplaces, spacious bathrooms and fitness center. Pet friendly rooms available. Dine in the dining room or brewpub. 325 Main Street, Norwich, VT 05055. (802) 649-1143; www.norwichinn.com.

Days Inn
Ideal location just minutes to Dartmouth College. Affordable rates include complimentary hot breakfast buffet, internet, microwave, fridges in all rooms. 135 Route 120, I-89 Exit 18, Lebanon, NH. (603) 448-5070; www.daysinnlebanon.com.

Courtyard by Marriott Hanover/Lebanon
Located just minutes from Dartmouth College. Shuttle Service, High Speed Internet, Fitness Center, Breakfast cafe and dinner menu. 10 Morgan Drive, Lebanon, NH (603) 643-5600; www.courtyard-hanoverlebanon.com.

White River Inn and Suites
Just of I-91 and I-89 intersections in White River Junction, VT. Minutes from Hanover, NH. Choose from spacious rooms or suites. Wi-Fi, heated indoor pool. Complimentary hot/cold breakfast. Comfort and convenience for the business guest or entire family. 91 Ballardvale Drive, White River Junction, VT 05001; (802) 299-2700; http://www.whiteriverinnandsuites.com/.

Dowd’s Country Inn
Historic Inn dating back to 1780, with all the modern comforts.  Just 8 miles from campus.  Full country breakfast our specialty!
9 Main Street, Lyme, NH 603-795-4712, www.dowdscountryinn.com.

To advertise in Dartmouth Alumni Magazine contact Tita Reiche at 603.646.1208 or e-mail Advertising@Dartmouth.EDU


Norman Maclean ’24, the Undergraduate Years
An excerpt from “Norman Maclean: A Life of Letters and Rivers”
One of a Kind
Author Lynn Lobban ’69 confronts painful past.
Trail Blazer

Lis Smith ’05 busts through campaign norms and glass ceilings as she goes all in to get her candidate in the White House. 

John Merrow ’63
An education journalist on the state of our schools

Recent Issues

May-June 2024

May-June 2024

March - April 2024

March - April 2024

January-February 2024

January-February 2024

November-December 2023

November-December 2023

September-October 2023

September-October 2023

July-August 2023

July-August 2023