Fodor's Expert Review Indian Head Resort

664 U.S. 3, Lincoln, New Hampshire, USA

This early-20th-century resort identified by its 100-foot-tall observation tower and its lovely setting overlooking Shadow Lake, offers inexpensive and spacious rooms, making it a good choice for families on a budget. There are plenty of activities for children, including magic shows, ice-cream socials, trout fishing, ice-skating, an indoor pool, and a game room, and parents enjoy listening to live music and comedy shows in the midcentury fabulous Thunderbird Lounge.

PROS

  • great prices
  • fun for the whole family
  • near kid-friendly attractions
  • near kid-friendly attractions
  • fun, old-school personality
  • a free ski shuttle to Cannon or Loon Mountain

CONS

  • can be crowded
  • sometimes hard to get a reservation
  • some rooms overlook parking lot
  • on busy road 5 miles north of Woodstock
  • shows wear in places

QUICK FACTS

Resort
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Lively
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HOTEL INFO

Phones: 603-745–8000 | 800-343–8000

HOTEL DETAILS

148 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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