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Hillwinds Lodge

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A traditional New England family-owned and operated motel featuring clean, comfortable, affordable and friendly lodging in the White Mountain region of New Hampshire. Located on the banks of the tranquil Gale River, Hillwinds is located near all major seasonal attractions and is only three miles from Cannon Mountain and the Franconia Notch State Park, home of the Flume Gorge and great hilking opportunities. Rates include complimentary continental breakfast, in-room coffee and fridge, free wi-fi, and guest computer and lending library.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Clean and comfortable stay in October. River view from the room was great. Good size room, plenty space and a good sized bathroom with plenty hanging space. Coffee machine wasn't used, no other 'cooking' kit, which wasn't unexpected. Breakfast was continental plastic fayre
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We spent just 1 night in this hotel which is a quiet family run establishment in a good location.We had a small room with coffee making facilities, Breakfast was basic buffet style. All in all a nice hotel in a nice location
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This hotel has everything you need for a simple and enjoyable hotel stay. The hotel room was warm and comfortable. The breakfast was organized, tasty, and very convenient. There was also walking and hiking paths right near the hotel. I would definitely come back to this hotel.
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I wanted a quiet get away with some charm and comfortable feeling. Hillwinds met my expectations. I was in New Hampshire during peak leaf viewing but found this neat little place at a reasonable price. I had a riverside room which gave me the peaceful wateside retreat I was
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My wife and I spent one night at Hillwinds Lodge. We stayed because of positive reviews and a low price. Our room was small but it suited us fine. The bed was comfortable, the TV was nice and the AC was quiet. The bathroom was also quite small but it worked for us. The Lodge was
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Hello: We have a very limited number of pet friendly rooms. There is a pet fee of $50.00 per stay in addition to the regular room rental fees, and reservations must be made directly with us via telephone at 603.823.5551. Thanks for your inquiry and we hope to hear from you soon. Sincerely Deane Haskell Hillwinds Lodge
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Hello: Hillwinds Lodge is about 15 miles from the Ice Castle. Hope this helps.
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"River view top tier."
"Get a room on the second floor with a river side view"
"get the river view rooms for fall"
"Don't leave food in your car, there are bears in the area."
"Pet rooms are near the pool but there are river view options if traveling without pets."
US$ 97 - US$ 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
hillwinds hotel franconia
United StatesNew HampshireWhite MountainsFranconia
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