A newly restored 1649 Homestead and Carriage house overlooking formal gardens, the Oyster River and the old Mill Falls offers a captivating glimpse of Colonial country life.
GUESTROOMS - In our elegantly appointed accommodations you will find fireplaces and wood burning stoves, four poster canopied beds with Edwardian bed drapes, rich tapestries, oriental rugs and phones with data ports. Added comforts include full private baths, Jacuzzis, oversize tubs and Concierge services. All 24 rooms are in the historic buildings.
DINING - "Maples" with it's four fireplaces and Georgian furnishings offers fine dining in a candielit atmosphere. The "Tavern" with its granite walls, fireplace and massive beamed ceilings provides a cozy spot for casual dining. "The Conservatory" is a delightful outdoor place to enjoy casual dining in the shade of an Old English grape arbor. Banquet and conference space to accommodate up to 100. Winner of 1998 "Best Lobster and Oyster Chowder in the New Hampshire Seacoast" Yankee Magazine Editor's Pick 1999 & 2000.
The Bed and Breakfast is located just a few blocks from the University of New Hampshire and the fabulous new Whittemore Center Stadium and Center for the arts. In Durham you can enjoy our local Theaters and Art Galleries, roam a myriad of beautiful walking trails through the historic district, or head for an orchard for apple or berry picking.
Five miles to the east you can visit historic Portsmouth and partake of her night life, fine shopping district and famous living museum, Strawberry Bank. You can boat out to the Barrier Isles of Shoals- travel the seacoast and walk the beaches. Maine, just 6 miles away, offers Outlet Shopping and an incredible rugged coastline.
There are 20 excellent golf courses within minutes of the Inn. The University of New Hampshire, and the Whittemore Center for the Arts is within walking distance.
Phone: 888-399-9777, 603-868-7800 / FAX: 603-868-5011
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