Fodor's Expert Review Squam Lake Inn

28 Shepard Hill Rd., Holderness, New Hampshire, 03245, USA

Graceful Victorian furnishings fill this peaceful farmhouse inn a short stroll from Squam Lake, each of its 10 rooms richly outfitted with comfortable beds, organic toiletries, and soft bathrobes. Rates include a full country breakfast and daily tea with afternoon desserts. The Inn Kitchen + Bar serves delicious modern American comfort fare, from buttermilk-fried chicken to green-chile cheeseburgers, Wednesday through Sunday.

PROS

  • quiet setting
  • comfortable beds
  • big breakfasts
  • secluded and serene
  • superb restaurant
  • sumptuous gourmet breakfasts

CONS

  • short walk to lake
  • short walk from lake
  • open only seasonally
  • minimum-night stays during busy times

QUICK FACTS

B&B/Inn
Romantic
Quiet
Near the beach
Design
$$$

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 603-968–4417 | 800-839–6205

HOTEL DETAILS

10 rooms
Rate Includes: Closed late Oct.–May, Free breakfast

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