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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I was looking for somewhere within a good price range to visit the Ice Castles with my boyfriend and we decided to book this place for a weekend. We were running a bit late due to heavy traffic and I was afraid that we were going to not make the 8pm check in time. I gave them a call just...

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Thank you so much for the great review! It was a pleasure hosting you and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 16 January 2017

I am always a bit nervous when I stay somewhere new. As soon as we walked into the office and had such a warm welcome from the owners I felt at ease. Then when we walked into our room it finished sealing the deal for me. It was cozy, clean (very clean), relaxing it was honestly perfect. I loved the...

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It was a pleasure to host you and your family, we hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Clean, friendly, and convenient to lots of outdoor activitie, like snowboarding, skiing, and snowshoeing. Fireplaces are currently electric only but the rooms were still very cozy. Perfect for a family getaway.

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Thank you very much for the great review!

Reviewed 10 January 2017

Everything was PERFECT during our weekend stay in the Welsh and Dickey Cottage. The owners were extremely friendly, and they run a beautiful business. The cottage was not only adorable but immaculate. There is plenty to do in the area, and the hotel is nestled right in the heart of the White Mountains. We are looking forward to planning another...

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Thank Maureen H
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Thank you so much for the great review! It was our pleasure hosting you and we do hope to see you again soon for more winter fun and fall foliage : )

New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Stayed here over the New Year Holiday and can't say enough good things .The cabins are perfect little jewel boxes ,tucked away yet right off the interstate close to everything . The room was immaculate and well appointed, absolutely cozy .The owners are quite simply wonderful folks who bend over backward and go the extra mile to make sure your...

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Thank you SO much for the fantastic review! It was a pleasure hosting you both and we are looking forward to another EPIC New Years Eve with you! Have a great 2017!

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Came here with my girlfriend for New Years weekend. The owners were so friendly and caring about our needs. They had a community fire at night which was nice to see and try and get the guests together. The room was perfect for two cozy and warm for the winter months! We will definitely be back!

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Thank you so much for the kind review, it was our pleasure to host you and we look forward to seeing you again. Happy New Year!

Reviewed 30 December 2016

I would describe it as comfortable, cozy, quiet and meticulously clean, in a uniquely peaceful and picturesque environment. The new owners are welcoming, thoughtful, funny and nice. I had a wonderful stay and will definitely be going back. I am already looking forward to my next visit. :)

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Thank you so much for the review, we really enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon!

Auburn
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The owners are very nice and helpful. The cabin that we had(Welch and Dickey) was very clean. The bed was comfortable and the shower was excellent(plenty of hot water). Had everything you could possibly need in a cabin. I will highly recommend it to every body.

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Thank Mary C
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Thank you so much for the kind review! We enjoyed having you and your husband and hope to see you in the warmer weather for the races :)

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We stayed in Kinsman #13 room over the Thanksgiving weekend. Close to ATV's, Snowmobiles and horseback riding. Doing things in Woodstock, Lincoln, Campton? This keeps you central to all. The owners are super nice.

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Thank you so much for your kind review, and your helpful feedback! It was our pleasure to host you!

Burlington, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 November 2016

My girlfriend and I had a terrific stay for three nights while surveying a land purchase. Two nights in the standalone cottage 'Welch and Dickey' and a night in the 'motel', or shared cottage as I'd call it. Very clean, charming and a wonderful staff at reception. They have just purchased the Gilcrest and I think they'll develop it and...

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Thank you so much for your review, it was a pleasure to have you as our guests!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A nostalgic escape from everyday living, our "Storybook Cottages and Motel" are close to White Mountain attractions, skiing, and snowmobiling, Gilcrest offers one and two bedroom cottages, and a small eight unit motel often referred to as "connected cottages." Ambient Fireplaces, 2 kitchenettes units available, 1 full apartment available, all units have mini refrigerators, microwaves and coffeepots. Outdoor pool, horseshoes, corn hole, play area. River access right on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gilcrest Cottages and Motel

Address: 2378 US Route 3, Thornton, NH 03285-6150
Region: United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > Thornton
Price Range: $130 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gilcrest Cottages and Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Best views ,Gracious hosts ,adorable rooms ,extra clean ,”
Gsemperfitop, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room was perfect for the days we were there. I especially appreciated the boot matt & tray and the fireplace. Tips would be 1) only duraflame logs in the fireplaces, no real wood. 2) no maid service during your stay of less than 5 days, but you can ask the owners for anything you need. 3) Closet with hangers provided, but no dresser to put items away. If you are the type that likes to unpack everything and put it away, please keep this in mind. Highly recommend these cottages. Free wifi!”
SunfireMB, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Recommend the cottages”
RNS0921, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They are all great motel rooms and cottages.”
CheerFan, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We liked our motel room 13 with king size bed and fireplace.”
MaryAnnL684, 19 Jan 2016 | Read review
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