We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Squam Lake Inn

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersSilver level
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Squam Lake Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

223 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Squam Lake Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 221: English reviews
North Creek, NY
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great place! The food was especially first class and the location to Squam Lake was ideal; you could walk to the boat tour and get the "On Golden Pond" experience. Perfect for a quiet getaway. Check this out in summer or autumn.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ann A
Management response:

Hi Ann! Thank you so much for taking the time to review our B&B - we greatly appreciate it! We hope you will find yourself back in the Lakes Region and when you do, make sure to stop by and say hi! We enjoyed having you stay with us. Molly

Fairview, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Super sweet super clean and cozy! Staff exceptional...friendly, professional. We ate in the dining room...food was wonderful...classy but not snobbish! The cookies in the common area/ reading nook were wow...so delicious.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Becky B
Management response:

Hi Becky! Thank you so much for the kind words about our staff and inn. We take great pride in what we do and we LOVE to hear when people enjoyed the company of our people and area! Our baker works her magic for our guests - we are so glad you enjoyed the afternoon goodies! Thank you for taking...

North Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We stayed here the night after our wedding and were happy to stay in such a charming and relaxing room after such a fun and busy day. It was a whirlwind of a weekend and we unfortunately didn't have time to enjoy the breakfast, but we are in Holderness/Squam Lake region every summer and LOVE stopping by for lunch -...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lynn M
Management response:

Hi Lynn!! Thank you for reviewing our inn on Trip Advisor!! We are honored that you stayed with us after your special day - we hope you were able to relax and unwind after the whirlwind of the weekend! Please come back and stay with us when you are back in Holderness/Squam so you can enjoy our home-made breakfast! Molly

Winnemucca, Nevada
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have lived in the Lakes Region for many years and I did not discover this hidden gem till about 2 years ago. It started by visiting their restaurant and from there they got me hooked. From the service to dining environment to quality of the food. Never have I tasted food so delicious and fresh. I did not want...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank mattyjensen792
Management response:

Thank you so, so much for all the kind words. We love to hear our guests come back time after time, it's why we do what we do. I still tell people who have lived in this area for over 10 years about our inn and restaurant - we are tucked away in a peaceful corner of Holderness! We hope...

Lexington, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 October 2016

If you want to stay put after a day of touring or traveling, then this is the spot. We were greeted warmly upon check-in. After freshening up, we walked steps to the dining room where we were presented with glasses of sparkling wine to mark our anniversary (a special occasion I noted when prompted by the online reservation system).N.B.: Make...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MissMaryC
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to write about us Mary - we wouldn't be anywhere without our guests! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us - and on your anniversary! We know those days are special, and we enjoy that extra touch for our inn guests! Our restaurant is small but can be very busy, we...

California
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Squam Lake Inn was very nice. Staying in a quaint part of a small town near Squam Lake was just what we were looking for. Based on past reviews, we had high expectations. The Chocorua deluxe room was comfortable and homey, just as pictured on the website. And little touches were lovely, such as local caramels in the room and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JoyfulTraveler1
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to write about our bed and breakfast - we greatly appreciate it! The Chocorua Deluxe room is a guest favorite and we are happy to hear our pictures on our website did not let you down. Our inn is located on a back-road in our little town, but with homes down the road there...

Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Picked this hotel due to the excellent location. Stayed here for two days and would certainly recommend it. Greeted by Rae, who was extremely, pleasant and helpful. We stayed in the Loon room and it was decorated and cleaned to a high standard. Breakfast was excellent, as were the staff who were in attendance. Sadly, the restaurant is closed on...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Burtonram
Terre Haute, IN
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The inn was clean and bed was very comfortable. The food was exceptional. Friendly and very helpful staff. It's just a short walk to the lake but keep in mind this inn is "in town." It is also convenient. I would advise to pay a little more and ask for one of the larger rooms, and ask about the bathroom....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jan5775
Houston, TX
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We spent 2 nights at Squam Lake Inn recently and had a very good experience. The inn is pretty and cozy ... a large house on a pretty lot near Little Squam Lake (although there are no views of the lake). Our room was upstairs and although on the small side, it was pretty, decorated nicely, and had plenty of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Anne_R_Hutson
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We were lucky to spend 3 nights at Squam Lake Inn, we felt so relaxed from the moment we got there. The Inn is charming, beautiful decor. Molly was so visible throughout our stay, from checkin to check out. We booked the Loon room, not the largest room we stayed in during our trip but by far the nicest, the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Liz P

98 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (61)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (38)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (37)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (15)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (7)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Holderness
10.9 km away
Church Landing at Mill Falls
1.9 km away
Inn on Golden Pond
Inn on Golden Pond
#1 of 3 in Holderness
248 reviews
0.2 km away
The Manor on Golden Pond
The Manor on Golden Pond
#3 of 3 in Holderness
237 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
5.5 km away
Glynn House Inn
Glynn House Inn
#1 of 2 in Ashland
407 reviews
12.2 km away
Nutmeg Inn
Nutmeg Inn
#2 of 6 in Meredith
131 reviews
12.5 km away
Ballard House Inn
Ballard House Inn
#1 of 6 in Meredith
350 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to Squam Lake Inn in the breathtaking White Mountains region in Holderness, NH. Steps from the shores of Squam Lake, bask in the simple pleasures of nature’s beauty at our Holderness, NH hotel. Our Squam Lake lodging boasts lovely rooms with comfy beds and fireplaces. Enjoy complimentary breakfast and afternoon snacks prepared with fresh, local & seasonal ingredients or join us for lunch, dinner or Sunday Brunch on your Squam Lake vacation! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Squam Lake Inn

Address: 28 Shepard Hill Rd, Holderness, NH 03245-5602
Region: United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > Holderness
Price Range: $266 - $333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Squam Lake Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com so you can book your Squam Lake Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Squam Lake Hotel Holderness
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Squam Lake Inn staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Squam Lake Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“We had a darling suite upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles dalem389, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All of the rooms are unique and wonderful. Stay often and try them all”
 of 5 bubbles 986franciss, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Beautifully decorated. Bed wonderfully comfortable. Lovely coffee/tea corner on upstairs landing. Relaxed atmosphere. Mouthwatering foid”
 of 5 bubbles louisah640, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We chose a more economical room since we knew we would be out sightseeing. I would still opt to pay a little more for a larger room. ”
 of 5 bubbles Z1445HEjanj, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Pay for a larger room”
 of 5 bubbles Jan5775, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
5 of 5