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The Hancock Inn


  • Quintessential Colonial inn in a perfect New England town
  • Cozy rooms


  • Remote location

Published 05/21/2015

Fodor's Review

This Federal-style 1789 inn is the real Colonial deal—the oldest in the state and the pride of this idyllic town 8 miles north of Peterborough. Common areas possess fireplaces, big wing chairs, comfy couches, and dark-wood paneling. Colonial rooms have antique four-poster beds over original wood floors. Because the inn is in the heart of Hancock, just over from the green, you're right in the middle of a perfect hamlet. You don't need to go far to eat—the restaurant serves an excellent Shaker cranberry pot roast, and across the street is the town market and a very popular café.

Hotel Information


33 Main St., Hancock, New Hampshire, 03449, United States

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603-525–3318; 800-525–1789

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 13 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 05/21/2015

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