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Hillwinds Lodge

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33 Dow Ave, Franconia, NH 03580-4915 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
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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 ...More 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. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$100 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hillwinds Hotel Franconia
United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > Franconia
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Room & Suite (33)
Pool & Beach (9)
Dining (4)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is run by an elderly couple who are very personable and willing to make every effort to make you feel at home and comfortable. It is a bit off the beaten path and a bit hard to find, but once you are there...More

1  Thank roccod970
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really dated. Walls inside the room, furniture, breskfast room, etc, all dated but clean. The breakfast is minimal but free. I don’t know how this hotel could be rated excellent, but I appreciate the quietness of the place, and the comfort of the matress. People...More

1  Thank ddaaviidd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here just one night with our two dogs to do a bit of hiking but we could have stayed longer. Super clean, family type lodge in a really pretty spot in Franconia. The owners were very welcoming and helpful and loaned us a...More

1  Thank Emcleod2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and two girlfriends stayed here on Monday night as a stopover before we headed into an overnight hike. It started out a bit shaky with the behind the motel parking but just wait ! This place was so cute ! Yes it is dated,...More

Thank Noreika5
Reviewed 21 July 2018

The picture shown for this motel really makes it look better than it really is. Nice people run this very dated, weirdly configured motel. The good news, the room was very clean and the bed comfortable. I had a hard time convincing my wife to...More

2  Thank rt_hiker
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21 April 2017|
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Response from Hillwinds_Owner | Property representative |
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... More
18 January 2017|
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Response from Hillwinds_Owner | Property representative |
Hello: Hillwinds Lodge is about 15 miles from the Ice Castle. Hope this helps.
Room Tips
"Don't leave food in your car, there are bears in the area."
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"Pet rooms are near the pool but there are river view options if traveling without pets."
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"the rooms overlooking the small river have Bar B Ques available. For adults this is great"
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"Upstairs rooms are quieter."
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