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Recent New Hampshire reviews

  • Country living

    "Thoroughly enjoyed our 4 day stay at Moat Brook Cottage. Immaculately clean & tidy. Wish I could hire their housekeeper for my own home. Pleasant casual decor, new carpet, durable furniture and ample space for luggage as well as three large closets if you want to fully unpack. All the kitchen equipment we needed to cook breakfasts and dinner, plus some basic pantry staples and detergents. Gas grill clean & worked great. Really enjoyed the big TV in the evenings. Bed pillows a bit flat, but we slept well. Easy access to N. Conway by going a few miles north on West Side Road to the River Road. West Side Rd. is a favorite route for locals to bypass the congestion of N.Conway so it can be busy at times. The only surprise was a dairy farm a few hundred yards away that can be aromatic at times. We weren't inconvenienced by that. I'm a farm girl and smells are part of country living. The cottage is well insulated so we didn't need to open windows for our early fall visit. This is a great place for families with kids old enough to avoid the road as there is no fence. Great value. Owner responded to inquiries promptly and easy to work with on booking."
    Guest: P B. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 21, 2014
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  • My hard-to-please husband loves this house

    "The great room is a terrific space with a lovely view. The large, handsome stone fireplace kept everyone cozy during our season's first snowfall. We cooked elaborate meals all weekend and the kitchen had everything we needed--including multiple ways to brew coffee. Our six-year-old loved exploring the toys in the toy cupboard and the backyard--and she could not get enough of the ping pong table. The instructions for the house (trash, heat, fireplace, etc) are clear and well-organized, and include a terrific list of things to do in the area. In 15 years of vacationing, this is the ONLY house my husband has ever said he would return to. Woo hoo!!"
    Guest: Sarah Date of Stay: November 2013 Review Submitted: January 23, 2014
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  • Great Yard/Huge House

    "The cast of ImprovBoston's Family show has a "retreat" every 6 months to get away and hang out, and this is by far the nicest Home Away location we've stayed at! We spent a lot of time outside while here; the yard was perfect for grilling, hanging out, playing frisbee or sunbathing. Those of us who wanted a little more adventure were close to the mountains so hiking was a great option, while others had a short trip to make to hang out downtown. The inside of the house perfectly suited our needs as well! We're a cast of 13 adults, and so we needed a big kitchen and enough bedrooms- this surpassed our expectations. The kitchen was a great size, enough space to store food for everyone, cook and eat! All large number of bedrooms allowed almost everyone to have their own bed and sleep comfortably. In fact, all the living areas were comfortable and homey with more than enough space. Finally Brenda (the owner) was very professional and pleasant to work with. The house was in the exact condition she said it would be and advertised it as, the key and contract arrived on time, and she was available by phone or email for further questions. We loved our stay and would highly recommend it to others!"
    Guest: ImprovBoston Family Show Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 11, 2014
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  • PERFECTION

    "If you are a true Lake Connoisseur, put this on your Top 10 List. Swimmer's & paddler's paradise. Quiet. Clean. Loons! Stars! Beautifully equipped kitchen. Totally unobstrusive but lovely young couple owner/landlord and well-behaved & charming old dog. For this reviewer, the best part is the water: the location on a tiny point of land leaves you surrounded on 3 sides by the soft, glimmering, shimmering, inviting water of Lake Skatatukee (pronounced with emphasis on the "-ta"). If relaxation is what you seek, if swimming, canoeing and reading are your idea of a good time, this is the place for you! (Bring your mountain bike - many roads in the area are dirt & gravel). (ps: bedroom mattress is quite soft).""
    Guest: susan b. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 21, 2014
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New Hampshire Travel Tips

Best Time of Year to Visit New Hampshire Vacation Rentals

New Hampshire has a humid continental climate. Rain occurs throughout the year resulting in high levels of humidity in all seasons. The summer months are generally mild and warm, and the winters are cold and wet. Heavy snowfalls often occur in the mountain regions, often bring up to 100 inches of snow. This provides ideal skiing conditions at the many resorts around New Hampshire White Mountains vacation rentals. The best season to visit will really depend on your interests and what activities you want to participate in. Naturally, snow sports enthusiasts enjoy the winter months the most. The ski season generally starts in December after the first good snowfall. The season usually lasts until early April, depending on the weather conditions. The peak season for skiing is December to February. The spring and summer months are great for exploring the outdoor trails, visiting historic towns and meandering on the back roads near Dartmouth and Lake Sunapee vacation homes. New Hampshire is known for its scenic beauty in the fall season when the leaves turn different rusty hues.

Traveling to New Hampshire Lake Cabins

There are four commercial airports in New Hampshire. The busiest airport is the Manchester Boston Regional Airport which is located in the Boston Metropolitan area. The airport receives flights from many of cities on the East Coast and in the Midwest. If you are traveling from further afield, you will probably route via Boston Logan International Airport. The airport hosts a wide variety of regional and international airlines. It has frequent commercial air links to almost all major cities in North America as well as Europe and other parts of the world. There is an extensive bus transportation system that operates throughout New Hampshire. This is both a convenient and affordable way to travel. In peak ski season, there are a number of express bus services that provide access to the various ski resorts. There are three scenic railways that operate in New Hampshire. These train rides are recommended so you can view the beautiful fall foliage.

Things to See and Do in New Hampshire Lodging

The winter season is all about snow and making the most of the ski slopes. Many top ski resorts offer a wide a variety of ski runs catering to all levels of skiing abilities. Many have in-house ski schools where you can upgrade or refresh your skiing skills. Many of the resorts also have kids' camps and clubs where they can enjoy a day out on the slopes with their peers under the watchful eyes of qualified instructors. Terrain parks provide many hours of entertaining fun for snowboarders. While most ski areas are mountainous, several have groomed cross country and Nordic ski trails. These often double up as snowshoe trails. Many of the ski resorts are now also open for night skiing, extending the time that you can spend out on the slopes. There are numerous ski activities available in the ski resort areas. In the summer months, once the snow has melted, you can explore the same trails on your mountain bike or by hiking. This is also a great time of year to visit the many historic towns and interesting museums in New Hampshire

Visitors to New Hampshire

New Hampshire attracts a wide variety of travelers. Those interested in art, culture and history will find many places of interest to visit. Meander along some of the quiet back roads and seek out antiques in the small town shops. Visit the museums and gain some insight into the region's history. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy hiking and mountain biking in the summer months and skiing and snowboarding in winter.

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