5 Best Lakefront Hotels In New Hampshire, USA - Updated 2024

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There’s more to the state of New Hampshire than the popular granite formations and quarries. Endowed with notable attractions and endless adventure opportunities, the state is worth visiting for unforgettable memories. Bustling cities in the area like Portsmouth, Concord, and Manchester are nice places to tour to familiarize yourself with the destination. Explore the diverse local food and drinks in the state’s cafes and restaurants. Indulge in scenic drives and see some of the regional natural sites such as Mount Washington, Franconia Notch, and Squam Lake. For additional fun, join an annual event like the Laconia Motorcycle Week or Chowderfest and Brews. Popular accommodation facilities in the region include lakefront hotels that offer habitable living environments. Read on for more information on the best lakefront hotels in New Hampshire, USA.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to lake. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 08, 2024.

1. Mill Falls at the Lake in Meredith (from USD 266)

Mill Falls at the Lake is set in a quaint and peaceful location, overlooking Meredith Bay. It has a mix of ancient charms and contemporary conveniences. In addition, it is conveniently located near attractions, shops, and restaurants. Sit outdoors and enjoy stunning views of Lake Winnipesaukee from the comfort of your room’s balcony. The lake has a boardwalk that’s a perfect place for sunset views. Relax in the two swimming pools at your disposal, during your free time as well. You also have access to a private and well-maintained beach area.

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Mill Falls at the Lake

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 312 Daniel Webster Highway
16.94 km (10.6 mi) from Gunstock Mountain Resort

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

2. Winnisquam Lake Inn in Tilton (from USD 150)

This ultra-modern hotel is set opposite Lake Winnisquam. The facility’s staff will make you feel welcome and comfortable throughout your stay. As if that’s not all, they give great advice on the best local attractions and eateries to visit. A wide range of books, board games, and flat-screen TVs are available for your entertainment. Other amenities include a private beach area, free Wi-Fi, a sun deck, and a picnic area. Apart from that, the region surrounding Winnisquam Lake Inn is known for outdoor activities such as hiking and fishing, in which you can take part.

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Winnisquam Lake Inn

7.3 User Rating Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 788 Laconia Road
14.33 km (9.0 mi) from Gunstock Mountain Resort

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry Facilities for disabled guests Skiing Free parking

3. Best Western Plus Landmark Inn in Laconia (from USD 161)

Enjoy a relaxing holiday at this accommodation facility in New Hampshire. The hotel is well-positioned, with amazing restaurants and shopping centers in the vicinity. It’s also clean and quiet. Take advantage of the free continental breakfast on offer and start each day feeling satisfied. Stay connected to the internet by using free high-speed Wi-Fi. There’s an outdoor patio from where you can enjoy meals and see boats passing by the establishment. Extend the fun to the indoor heated swimming pool and soak in the water on a sunny day. What’s more, Lake Winnisquam is an easy walking distance away.

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Best Western Plus Landmark Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 480 Main St
8.73 km (5.5 mi) from Gunstock Mountain Resort

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Free parking Internet services Lift

4. Grand View Motel and Cottages in Laconia (from USD 259)

As the name suggests, you will enjoy grand views of Lake Winnipesaukee and Ossipee Mountain from this accommodation facility. Upon arrival, you’ll notice the facility’s charming Colonial architecture. The owners and staff members will make you feel at home from the minute you step foot in the establishment. All rooms are nicely updated and they have porches for unwinding outdoors. Aside from that, you have an exterior fireplace facing the lake, free Wi-Fi, and a swimming pool to take advantage of.

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Grand View Resort

9.3 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: 291 ENDICOTT ST N
11.24 km (7.0 mi) from Gunstock Mountain Resort

Parking Pets allowed Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms

5. Sunapee Lake Lodge in Newbury (from USD 177)

A stay in this laid-back hotel exposes you to stunning mountain and lake views. It’s located a stone’s throw away from Lake Sunapee and about 1.9 km (1.18 mi) from Mount Sunapee. It comes equipped with a courteous and helpful staff and there’s a clean and inviting ambiance. Inside, you will find upgraded and comfortable rooms with appliances such as coffee makers and mini-fridges. The best part is that the hotel is pet-friendly and is tucked in an unspoiled area where you can engage in skiing.

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Bluebird Sunapee

8.7 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: 1403 Route 103
61.02 km (38.0 mi) from Gunstock Mountain Resort

Parking Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Skiing Games room Free parking Internet services Lift

Enjoy every minute of your stay in New Hampshire

People visit New Hampshire for an array of reasons. Whether you’re in the state for business, pleasure, or education, exploit every opportunity available if you’re looking to have a good time in the area. Start by staying in any of the above lakefront hotels.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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