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The Hancock Inn

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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

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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

Reviewed 28 November 2017

We have stayed here many times and its quality has been maintained through 3 owners. It is quaint, clean, quiet and the staff is welcoming. We would recommend dinner in their very good restaurant to avoid additional driving.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

I am a NH wedding officiant, and last night I was invited to attend the reception for a couple whose vows I renewed at the Hancock Inn. This is the oldest inn in continuous operation in the state of NH. It is positively charming. The...More

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Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 14 October 2017

This is the nicest review. Thank you very much! High praise indeed from someone with your experience and we are grateful. PLease come see us again soon. Best, Jarvis and Marcia.

Reviewed 8 October 2017

It was absolutely wonderful to be back at Hancock Inn for a couple of relaxing days. This must be one of the most welcoming hotels on earth. It is like coming home. Jarvis, Marcia and also their new colleague from South Africa (missed the name...More

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Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you! It is genuine gift to know you felt as welcome as you did. We hope so. We try. We delight in the satisfaction of our guests, as YOU would if they were guests at your home. It's not sloganeering. It's how anyone would...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

The revitalized Hancock Inn is a quintessential part of New England splendor. It has been upgraded very well, and there are many comfortable aspects. There is no bell service, no elevator, and no first floor rooms, so you are on your own for luggage. The...More

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Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you very much for the nice review! Yes, the foliage is late this year. We all stand around assessing the causes - wet spring/cool summer/warm fall - no one really knows. Yankee Magazine is headquartered nearby in Dublin, NH, which also owns the Old...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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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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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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"Tell Innkeepers what your looking for. Some rooms have fireplaces."
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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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