Dartmouth Track and Field Season Is in Full Swing

Book a stay with us this sporting season.

The Ivy League Track and Field is one of the most diverse intercollegiate conferences in the country, with over 8,000 students competing every year, be it the Big Green, the IC4 Championships or Dartmouth College Track and Field.

Dartmouth Track and FieldThe conference championships comprise 33 men’s and women’s sports and involve around 35 varsity teams per school. The Ivy League typically finishes among the top conferences and enjoys regular success at the highest championship levels, particularly for Dartmouth track and field.

From team to individual national championships in fencing, cross country, ice hockey, field hockey, lacrosse, squash, rowing, swimming, diving, and even wrestling, there is something for all athletic preferences. The schedule runs from now until March and can be found here.

Ivy League student athletes proudly compile the best marks in the country when it comes to academic performance and graduation success rates. What’s more, these student athletes very often grow from their experiences to go on to become national and community leaders across the spectrum of business, law, technology, government, research, medicine, and professional sports.

Whether you’re coming to enjoy some great sporting feasts, supporting your children in their various activities, or are simply in town to root for your favorite Ivy League teams, book your stay at the Hanover Inn Dartmouth for a comfortable night in our boutique hotel in the Upper Valley. We offer a range of services and amenities that will ensure an unforgettable stay for our guests. We are the only hotel on the Dartmouth College campus, giving you easy access to the best outdoor activities in the area and making sure you’re close to all the sporting action.

Ride the Slopes All Day Long at Dartmouth Ski Way

We'll help you decide where to go skiing in NH.

Skiing is one of the many exhilarating and exciting winter activities to enjoy out in the snowy wonderland of the colder states. Sliding down snow covered slopes, hearing the shushing beneath your skis, and seeing rosy cheeks at the end of a day filled with fun are all things to look forward to with a downhill adventure.

Dartmouth Ski WayA day on the slopes with family and friends can be an adventure. To make it fun for everyone, why not treat yourselves to a day at Dartmouth Skiway, a downhill adventure with challenges for every level of skier or snowboarder. Everyone in the family will stay active and engaged all day long as they test their skills on over 100 acres of skiable terrain. Beginners can get their bearings on the easier runs while the more experienced athletes have the opportunity to push the envelope on more challenging runs and even take a turn or two in the terrain park. Everyone is sure to have a wonderful time, no matter what their skill levels are. Also during your day, check in with everyone as you meet in the lodge to warm up in between runs.

While you're here, take advantage of our Ski Package: with rates starting at $269 per night, guests will receive overnight accommodations, breakfast for two in the hotel restaurant, and two one-day passes to Dartmouth Skiway.

If you're thinking about hitting the slopes for skiing or snowboarding in NH, we invite you to stay at Hanover Inn Dartmouth. After a day out in the New Hampshire winter wonderland, we'll make sure your room is nice and cozy so you'll be ready for your next great outing.

Enjoy Delights of the Season at Winter Carnival on the Dartmouth Green

Dartmouth College – A winter playground makes great winter athletes!

Join Dartmouth College and the Collis Center for Student Involvement in celebrating winter sports teams at the Winter Carnival on the Dartmouth Green. This year's carnival will be held from February 11–February 14.

Winter Carnival on the Dartmouth GreenWhen it comes to winter sports in NH, we have it down. Thanks to lots of snow and a love for the great outdoors, athletes in all kinds of winter activities compete for Dartmouth and have a blast doing it.

Student organizations from all over campus put together events and activities for everyone to enjoy at the carnival. Fellow students, athletes, faculty, staff, family, and friends are all encouraged to join in on the week's festivities.

When you need a break from the snow and the cold, we invite you to stay with us to warm up. Our first-class customer service and luxurious accommodations are sure to make your stay feel like a home away from home. Relax in your private room, enjoy a nice meal in our very own PINE Restaurant, or take in one of the many beautiful views just outside the window.

A weekend full of fun and excitement can always be made better by having the perfect place to stay. What could be a more perfect location than right across from the celebration? That's right; Hanover Inn Dartmouth is located right across from Dartmouth College Green, and we would be happy to host you and yours while you're in town for the carnival.

Valentine's Day at Hanover Inn

Romantic New England getaway.

Valentin's Day is fast approaching! Are you ready for romance? We have everything you need to set the mood and rekindle the flame between you and that special someone right here in Dartmouth. Thousands of people visit every year thanks to our beautiful area and seemingly endless list of things to do. Come on over and see just how great our little corner of the world really is.

Valentine's Day at Hanover Inn DartmouthYou two deserve some time away from your hectic lives, so let us treat you to a special Valentine's Day at Hanover Inn. Here in Dartmouth, we have the best of everything; winding rivers, amazing mountain views, and all the comforts of home – without the hassle of keeping it up. We're also conveniently located near many different kinds of activities; outdoor activities, sport venues, shopping, historic attractions, and much more. The options are almost unlimited for a weekend you will both enjoy.

We invite you to take advantage of our special hotel offers in Hanover, NH. Our Romance Package is sure to give you the much needed time to yourselves to relax, rediscover, and reconnect. The package includes, overnight king or queen accommodations, bottle of wine and chocolate covered strawberries.

You can rest assured that our AAA Four Diamond boutique will take care of every last detail so you can enjoy every second of your romantic New England getaway.

When you stay with us for your Valentine's Day mini vacation, let us worry about the details. Feel free to let yourselves get swept up in the moment as you celebrate your relationship and each other. Everyone at Hanover Inn Dartmouth takes pride in providing the best customer service and guest experience possible.

PINE Restaurant Wine Dinner

Join us for an evening of exquisite wine and delicious cuisine.

It's that time of year where PINE Restaurant at Hanover Inn Dartmouth host a very special evening of food and wine.  Enjoy tasting crisp and light whites, as well as robust reds, and learn more about some truly unique and exceptional wines by J. Bouchon and Casa Silvia Wineries.

PINE Restaurant Wine TastingAt the PINE Restaurant Wine Dinner, guests will enjoy hand-picked wine selections that are expertly paired with a four-course dinner that is prepared by our Executive Chef Justin Dain. Each mouthwatering dish is developed to perfectly showcase each of the wines, and to bring out their full flavor.

If you enjoy wine, great food and socializing, then you’re sure to appreciate this wine tasting event.  The cost is $80 per person and reservations are required.  (Excludes taxes and gratuities.)  For Reservations, please call 603-646-8000.

In addition to world-class dining experience and wine tasting, why not enjoy an overnight stay in one of our luxurious guestrooms?  At Hanover Inn Dartmouth, you can relax and unwind in one of our deluxe accommodations that is a unique blend of luxury with New England Charm.  Make it an extended getaway to Hanover Inn Dartmouth and take advantage of one of our custom-tailored packages we offer including our Bed & Breakfast Package perfect for you and that special someone.  Visit our website to book your stay.

Happy New Year

Happy New Year from all of us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth!

May your New Year be filled with good cheer, special memories and happiness for you and your family!  Wishing you a joyous New Year from Hannover Inn Dartmouth!

Happy New Year from Hanover Inn DartmouthAre you planning to visit Hanover, New Hampshire for New Year's Eve?  Ring in the New Year in style at Hanover Inn Dartmouth in one of our luxurious guestrooms and enjoy a fabulous meal at our PINE Restaurant.  Take advantage of our money-saving hotel packages and start the New Year off right!  Plus, we will be offering a very special New Year’s Day Brunch from 11:30 AM - 3 PM on January 1st at our PINE Restaurant.  Reservations are required.  For more information please call (603) 646-8000.

Warm Holiday Thoughts from Our Home to Yours

Happy Holidays for Hanover Inn Dartmouth!

In warm appreciation of our wonderful guests and community during the past year, we extend our very best wishes for a happy holiday season.        

Season’s Greetings from Hanover Inn Dartmouth!

Happy Holidays from Hanover Inn DartmouthIf you will be in Hanover, NH during the holidays, we invite you to stay with us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth.  We offer special packages to meet your needs including our Bed & Breakfast Package and Romance Package.  Plus, we will be offering a very special New Year’s Brunch from 11:30 AM - 3 PM on January 1st at our PINE Restaurant.  Reservations are required.  For more information please call (603) 646-8000.

Visit The Montshire Museum of Science and More This Winter

Featured Exhibits at The Montshire Museum of Science

Let’s face it, bitter winter blizzards are no fun. So why not explore all the indoor activities Hanover has to offer, such as the Montshire Museum of Science and the David Goudy Science Park? The museum has a multitude of fun and educational exhibits happening this winter including creatures, light and sight, earth and astronomy and puzzles shapes and things that move.

The Montshire Museum of ScienceThe 100-acre museum embraces you into a fascinating world of nature, science and technology. The museum holds both permanent and featured exhibits and visitors can continue their fascinating exploration in the outside David Goudy Science Park.

The Caldera exhibit is a great way to explore air bubbling through sand to create a volcanic landscape. For those of you interested in hot rocks, lava and all-things volcano, this is the perfect exhibit to while away your time indoors investigating.

Other featured exhibits this season include Bubble: Science in Soap; The Outside Story – Artwork by Adelaide Tyrol; AirPlay Exhibition and Human Plus which pairs real engineering and real lives to show just how we can use our creativity to build body replacements and push the human body beyond its limits.

After a long day exploring all sorts of wonders through fascinating exhibits, you’ll want somewhere comfortable to lay your head and rest your feet.  Hanover Inn Dartmouth is a historic boutique hotel lying in the Upper Valley. We offer all cozy accommodations ensure your stay is a pleasant one.

If you’ve worked up an appetite wondering through the museum, try our delectable menu selection at our PINE Restaurant while enjoying views from our al fresco terrace. Book your stay today.

Cheer on Dartmouth Big Green Men's Basketball

Experience Exciting College Basketball Games at Leede Arena

It's that time of the year again to start rallying the group and get ready for some Ivy League College Basketball games. Everyone has their favorite team and gets into the spirit of basketball season. Our staff would like to welcome Dartmouth fans from far and wide and promise to greet you with a smile every time. 

Dartmouth Big Green Mens BasketballDartmouth Big Green Men's Basketball fans know that it's not over 'til it's over and depending on how close the score is, "over" can be pretty late sometimes. Here in Dartmouth, we're used to hosting a myriad of Dartmouth College fans, so we invite you to stay whenever you're in town to support your team at a home game. After an evening of loud and lively interaction with fellow fans, it's important to be able to get a good night's sleep and feel rejuvenated the next morning. Enjoying a meal at our PINE restaurant is sure to get you off to a good start and our complimentary Wi-Fi will help keep you up to date on everything else in the world of college and professional sports. Our award-winning inn has everything you might possibly need to have a great stay and keep coming back time and time again.

So, whether you're here for college basketball games at Leede Arena, a business trip, or family vacation, remember to think of Hanover Inn Dartmouth. Located right on the college campus, surrounded by natural beauty, and close to the most popular events in the area year round, we're happy to welcome visitors with our genuine hospitality and great accommodations. You'll be glad your home away from home is so close to where the action is.

Try Dog Sledding in NH This Year

Explore the woods of New England on a New Hampshire or Vermont dog sled.

If you are looking for an exciting way to see the New England countryside this winter but want to do something a little more unusual than a sleigh ride, we have the perfect idea for you. Why not go dog sledding in NH this year? This unique and exciting activity will take you through the snowy woods of New Hampshire and give you a chance to see the serene beauty of the land.

Dog Sledding in NHThere are many dog sledding companies to choose from in New Hampshire as well as in nearby Vermont. Some that might be worth checking out are Seal Cove Journeys, Great River Outfitters and Braeburn Siberians. While each company will have different options, you will find they all offer a great time.

All dog sledding trips will begin with instructions and give you a chance to meet the dogs before your ride. Depending on the company you choose, you may even get to help hook the dogs up to the sleigh. Then, you will take off through the fields and forests of New England. Your guide will take you to some of the most scenic locations in the area. You may even get a chance to drive the sled yourself.

Book a room at Hanover Inn Dartmouth and find the perfect accommodations for your trip. We're in a convenient location for reaching many of the dog sledding outfitters, and you will love returning to our cozy rooms at the end of the day to warm up. We also have an onsite restaurant and bar in case you don't feel like venturing back outside after your winter wonderland adventure.