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The Lantern Resort Motel and Campground

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Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed 24 January 2016

This place is across the street from Santa's Village and was perfect as a place to stay with the grand kids. When we got up in the morning, their excitement to see Santa was fueled by all of us, being able to hear in the distance, Christmas music from the park. Everything was clean, the staff helpful and attentive, and...

1Thank John M
LanternResort, Front Office Manager at The Lantern Resort Motel and Campground, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, John M! It really is amazing to see the excitement in the kids (of all ages) eyes when they wake up in the morning, before heading to Santa's Village! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

For a motel I have to say this place was so clean.There is not a lot to do after Santas Village but the hotel had a lot of activities for the kids to do!They had Candy bar bingo,hayride and a bonfire.They had 2 pools which were very clean.I will definitely be back next year!!

Thank Kspurple
Nashua, New Hampshire
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We had a room on the first floor and the smell made us sick. We used lots of candles and lysol and it smelled like mildew/mold. The room was small, dirty and outdated. I can see some flies but the room was infested. Not sure why but it was horrible. The campground and pools were fine but the motel was...

7Thank blessed46172
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

A family wedding brought us to Jefferson. The Lantern Motel was a reasonably priced, very well maintained, spotlessly clean motel. The grounds behind the rooms offered picnic tables (perfect for a happy hour!), a nice playground and pool had we brought kids. The rooms are well equipped with mini fridge, coffee pot and microwave . The room colors (Browns,rust, gold,...

Thank Chatham
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We are on our way to Maine in a travel trailer and found the Lantern Resort Motel and Campground on Rte. 2. Being late September, there were plenty of spots to put our trailer. The staff is friendly, the place is quiet and well cared for. I would recommended it to families wanting to visit Santa's Village.

Thank Linda M
Woodstock, Vermont
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Across the street from Santa Village. Price is great. Clean comfortable rooms. Swimming pool and sauna were very clean. Staff was excellent and accommodating. Lots of activities for adults and kids. Hay ride,marshmallow roast and cook outs.

Thank alandubeau2015
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed the night at the motel, with my wife and two kids (ages 2&3), after a day at Santa's Village. The staff was very friendly, room was clean and comfortable. The pool was very refreshing and much closer to the motel than the map looks. There was a kiddie wading pool which our kids loved. We will be back!

Thank Chris W
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 September 2015

We stayed one night while visiting Santa's Village. Very clean and quiet. We were pleasantly surprised that in the evening while SV was closed the Lantern offered activites for the kids such as a hayride, games and roasting marshmallows. My kids also enjoyed the heated pool and playground. Rooms are clean with a decent TV. Double beds that aren't exceptionally...

Thank 104slp
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We stayed in the rented camper/trailer for the first time and he last time. The resort itself is beautiful, but the camper itself is really not for us who is getting used to stay in hotels. We are definitely not going back. Here are the pros and cons: Pros: 1. Outdoor pool is very refreshing. Hot tub is nice too....

1Thank Hazeline
LanternResort, Front Office Manager at The Lantern Resort Motel and Campground, responded to this review

We are sorry that you didn't enjoy your stay in the camper. We do hope that you will give the hotel a try as we would love to see you again.

Lowell, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had stayed there because we wanted to get away from the city. It is a very quiet place at night and had a great time. The campground was right across from Santas Village so if you go to Santas Village and stay at lantern you can easily walk from there to the park. I would recommend doing that only...

Thank Debbie L

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Lantern Resort Motel and Campground

Address: Route 2, Jefferson, NH
Region: United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > Jefferson
Number of rooms: 30
Also Known As:
The Lantern Resort Motel And Campground Hotel Jefferson
Lantern Hotel Jefferson
Lantern Motel Jefferson
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“Lightbulbs might not always work, and the heat turned off in the middle of the night”
abbyyh2016, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“very poor water pressure.Mini Refrigerator is on the floor. The beds are hard as a rock. The General Store the prices are through the roof.”
nascarbilljr, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the top floor!”
JandNBtravlers, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms face Santa's village. Kids love it”
alandubeau2015, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
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