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Gilcrest Cottages and Motel

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Reviewed 22 July 2011

We spent 3 wonderful days here. The cabins are adorable, clean and very comfortable. Nicely located next to a river. Our kids had a blast playing in the river. Cute grounds. I loved the sounds of the winds in the trees. The owners were very nice and very helpful tour guides. Don't. Let the lack of A/c deter you. It...

Thank Mommydiva1
New Jersey
Reviewed 15 July 2011

We were on a family vacation and rented 3 of the cottages, the owners put us all together in a row. The cottages were great, really clean and you could smell the freshness of the linens. The pool was a refreshing treat. We asked for a reccomendation for a place to eat and the owners were great in helping us...

1Thank mortgageone4mz
Quincy, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 July 2011

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Gilcrest Cottages for the Fourth of July weekend. Due to prior engagements, I had to check in later than usual (around midnight). The hosts were extremely accommodating of my late check-in time. The cottage we stayed in was adorable! It was also very clean. Although it smelled a little musty (it IS camping,...

1Thank TPin526
Reviewed 23 June 2011

We stayed two nights and had a cabin with a river view. It was quiet, clean and peaceful. The owners are great. Highly recommended. Great value.

Thank Halfsies
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 June 2011

My wife and I love getting away to the Gilcrest for a week-end escape in any season. The owners are very nice people who show a genuine love for the cottages and the area. Highly recommended!

Thank scottnl93
Rochester, New York
Reviewed 25 March 2011

Nice and quiet, beautiful setting and clean comfortable room. Bathroom was just a tad bit chilly - could use a small baseboard heater.

Thank jjenk
Sharon, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 March 2011

We enjoyed very much staying at your cottage. It is very clean, warm, and it has everything you need when you stay for a couple of days. The location is great, just a few meters from a highway. The owners of this hotel are very nice and accommodating. Thank you for taking such a good care of your hotel.

Thank ifalk
Lowell, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 February 2011

We absolutely loved the quant cozy cottage. The rooms were very clean. We would highlyrecommend the cottages. We especailly loved having a fire place, so cozy. It was also nice having 2 bedrooms. The kitchen had everything we needed to cook. The only negative would be the water had a high sulfur smell.

1Thank Margaret3123123
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 February 2011

We love staying at the Gilcrest. My husband snowmobiles and we have friends in the area and it's so affordable for a quick getaway. The rooms are clean and so cozy, especially the rooms with a fireplace. A great way to warm up after a day out in the cold New Hampshire weather. The owners, Gary and Julie, are so...

Thank JamieandRyan
Scituate, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 January 2011

From the time we arrived until the time we left, everything was perfect for relaxing weekend! Gary and Julie are friendly, welcoming and efficient! Gary kept up with snow cleanup in a timely manner. We always return to Gilcrest knowing we will be comfortable.

Thank slthomas11

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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: £75 - £109 (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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