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The Hancock Inn

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Air Conditioning
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Travelers talk about these amenities: Pets Allowed, Free Wifi, Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, Air Conditioning
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Reviewed yesterday

Charming, Cozy,Comfortable lodging. Gracious hospitality. Attentive customer service. Simply delish food-BOTH dinner and breakfast! Top notch in every way. Special shout out to Duncan, Sue and Rhonda!

Thank donnaleesmail
Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded yesterday

Thank you very much for your nice review and for the special shout out to the team. Nice for them Nice for us. Come back soon! Jarvis.

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

I stayed in their John Hancock suite for one night. Although the building is obviously old, and the floors are uneven (the floors are uneven at the Ashford Castle in Ireland, too, so this is not criticism), it's been meticulously maintained and it was a...More

Thank Quarksbarb H
Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 23 September 2017

Thank you very much for the wonderful review - really quite an expert review. Thank you for the careful summary. I checked-in someone this afternoon and led them to their room along the back hallway. The route requires a couple of turns and the unevenness...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our stay was for just one night during April school vacation. After reading the past reviews on the restaurant dining, we were hesitant to book a dinner reservation, but we did. Upon arrival we were greeted by a gentleman who went "above and Beyond" for...More

Thank Scooter105
Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for the nice review! Thank you especially for the feedback on the restaurant. We have had a few negative reviews recently, which is painful, but the kitchen has been in transition to a new Chef, as you note. The old expression...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were on a nostalgic trip back through time so when we realized The Hancock Inn was still in business we decided we had to check it out! It had been well over thirty years since we had stayed there so we...More

Thank Christine K
Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Christine!! We enjoy it when people that have known the Inn longer than we have return to visit. It's really how we pick-up much of the information that we get to share with other guests arriving for their first time. "This used to...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful getaway spot. The Inn is comfortable, clean, and friendly. We felt welcomed by the entire staff and Potter the retriever. The Rufus Porter room is enchanting, bright, and airy. The reading nooks, the games, the history. The breakfast was among the best...More

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Response from Hancockinn, Owner at The Hancock InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! Snowshoeing up Bald Mountain has our respect! Well done. You certainly ticked many of the winter activity boxes during your stay. Hopefully it included some of those board games in front of the fireplace. We look forward...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$100 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$100 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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"Each room is unique with its own period-style furnishings. Check out the inn's website for photos and..."
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"Tell Innkeepers what your looking for. Some rooms have fireplaces."
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"Ballroom has high ceilings, all rooms very quiet."
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"one first-floor room with a patio, otherwise stairs to the 2nd & 3rd floors"
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