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The Hancock Inn

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Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Everything about the Hancock Inn is a delight. The warm hospitality has kept me coming back for years. And dinner was amazing. Plus, I think they serve the best breakfast in five states. I will be staying there again - and again.

Thank Peter R
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

I stayed in their John Hancock suite for one night. Although the building is obviously old, and the floors are uneven (the floors are uneven at the Ashford Castle in Ireland, too, so this is not criticism), it's been meticulously maintained and it was a...More

Thank Quarksbarb H
Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you very much for the wonderful review - really quite an expert review. Thank you for the careful summary. I checked-in someone this afternoon and led them to their room along the back hallway. The route requires a couple of turns and the unevenness...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Innkeepers Marcia and Jarvis go out of their way to make their guests feel welcome. They are eager to answer questions about the inn and the surroundng area and offer help in finding places of interest to their visitors. Staff members are friendly and accommodating....More

Thank Lisa H
Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. As everyone knows by now we take breakfast very seriously, so we're glad you enjoyed it. Please come back soon! Jarvis.

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely inn and beautiful village! The staff were wonderful and the rooms were charming and comfortable; the quintessential New England inn. They brought up coffee to my room early in the morning - a wonderful touch!More

Thank erf16
Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the nice review! Yes, coffee service to the rooms in the morning is a new feature! We still have our Keurig machines on each floor for anyone that would like a mid-afternoon cup, or whatever, but our new General Manager, Duncan Peltason,...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Nice old Inn, great breakfast, we paid full price for the Hancock Suite but the fireplace advertised on the Internet did not work at all, no heat! Thought the Inn rooms were overpriced! For New Years Eve! 390$More

Thank Toni Overby And... B
Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 5 January 2018

Hi Toni, Thank you for the review! Very sorry about the electric fireplace which - you are quite right - isn't working properly. Frequently, we're able to replace appliances right away for guests if we learn they aren't functioning. In this case we could certainly...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$ 100 - US$ 190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$ 100 - US$ 190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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"Each room is unique with its own period-style furnishings. Check out the inn's website for photos and..."
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"Ballroom has high ceilings, all rooms very quiet."
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"one first-floor room with a patio, otherwise stairs to the 2nd & 3rd floors"
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"Larger rooms are found on second floor."
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