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Recent Monadnock Region reviews

  • Perfect Getaway Cabin With Lots Of Privacy

    "The Podunk Cabin was one of our favorite cabins that we've rented over the years. Off a remote driveway to your own side of the lake. Breathtaking views (we were there at peak foliage time) and a nice little private island. The owners had stocked us up with wood for our indoor fireplace/woodstove and for the outdoor firepit. We cooked our own meals in a fully stocked kitchen. The furnishing is very cozy. My wife and I had a great time there just the two of us but I can tell that this would be a great place to bring my family in the Summer as well. Thank you Cathedral of the Pines for providing with a great vacation!"
    Guest: David C. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 23, 2014
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  • Amazing weekend getaway!

    "We just got back from a weekend getaway with 6 couples. It was such a great weekend, this home was more than we expected! The house was very clean, and smelled amazing when the wood burning stove was going. It was nice enough outside to enjoy both the hot tub and the Bon fire pit as well as walk on the ice as one of our friends dogs got to run around. The house was very spacious with tons of separate areas for everyone to enjoy. There was Never a dull moment and everyone was always enjoying both indoor and outdoor space. If you like the country and a warm cozy cottage like feel, this is the perfect place for you! Paul was an amazing host and was very helpful throughout the whole rental process. We will all definitely be coming back .Thanks again!"
    Guest: Kaila Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 15, 2015
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  • Real nice Lakefront Cottage

    "My son and I had a real nice Labor Day Weekend at the Winchester Lakefront cottage. We enjoyed fishing and relaxing in a very beautiful area of NH. The owners Janice and George very hospitable. Their cottage was very clean. They had everything you needed for a very enjoyable vacation. We look forward to visiting again."
    Guest: Rose Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 27, 2014
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  • perfect getaway

    "This was a nice little house with a big yard and a brook around the house. There were 4 adults and 2 children ( ages 6 and 2). The kids loved running around and catching frogs. We had such a great time we are already planning for next year."
    Guest: Nia J. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 30, 2014
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Monadnock Region Travel Tips

Comfortable Monadnock Region Vacation Rentals

The Monadnock region is located in the southern part of New Hampshire. Known for its scenic beauty, historic covered bridges and rich cultural and historic heritage, it's a welcoming haven for vacationers. Monadnocks are unique geological features. They are so named because they are characteristically hard rock mounts made up of quartzite and volcanic rock that has remained after the surrounding softer rock has been eroded away. Scenic roadways and beautiful mountain vistas make fantastic photographic opportunities, especially in the fall season when the leaves turn all different shades of rusty hues.

In line with the beauty of the surrounding area, many of the rentals are stately homes set in beautiful gardens and mountain settings. Some are quiet cabins on a lakeshore where you can fish and boat in the lazy summer days. Others are tucked away in forest groves, offering tranquil seclusion and great opportunities for bird-watching. These homes may be in remote locations but almost all have full amenities of hot and cold running water, comfortable furnishings, cozy fireplaces, fully equipped kitchens and a host of modern conveniences. Many can accommodate small groups and extended families, and are often used for family reunions or small weddings. The Monadnocks is a region that you want to be able to explore at leisure and having a vacation home allows you the freedom to do just that. While out on your explorations, you can stock up with delicious fresh produce from one of the local farmers' markets and enjoy a home-cooked meal at the end of a busy day.

Changing Seasons in the Monadnocks

It's difficult to choose which season to visit Monadnock region cabins, for each has its own unique attractions. The summertime is great for exploring the lakes, quaint towns and villages, historic sites and hiking the forest trails. The fall is spectacularly beautiful with the foliage turning golden and red colors and creating a royal carpet on the forest floor. The season has its own magic and is a photographer's dream. As the cold winter months arrive, so does the snow, dusting everything in a sparkling white blanket. The towns and ski resorts are transformed into to a hive of activity, especially over weekends and holiday periods. As the snow melts, the forests and mountains once again become filled with vibrant colors and sounds of nature. Spring is an almost dream-like season in which to visit the Monadnocks.

Traveling in the Monadnocks

The Monadnocks are just a short drive from Boston, Hartford and New York City. Many visitors that come from other parts of North America use one of these cities as a hub to fly into and then travel to the region using a rental car. Because the towns and many of the Monadnock lodging options are quite remote, it's a good idea to have your own vehicle in which to explore the region.

Monadnock Region's Attractions

The area is famous for its beautiful covered bridges and there are route guides you can find at the local tourist centers which will guide you to the various sites. Well preserved and each one unique, it is well worth taking the time to seek them out. Throughout the year, there are festivals and events in the various towns and villages. A hot air balloon festival takes place each year in July and the colorful balloons can be seen soaring above the treetops. The Monadnock State Park has some excellent hiking trails. Maps are available from the park entrance points and hikers must be adequately prepared when heading out on the trails.

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