04/01/2015

Hanover Inn Dartmouth is Featured in The Improper Bostonian

The Improper Bostonian 

Did you know that Hanover Inn Dartmouth and our very own PINE restaurant were featured in The Improper Bostonian?  Andrew Rimas recently published an article in The Improper Bostonian called “First Class - A great Michael Schlow eatery is just one of Hanover, New Hampshire’s surprises.” In the article, Rimas describes Hanover Inn Dartmouth as “boutique air, simple yet elegant”.  He goes on to praise PINE Restaurant as “impresses at every mark”.
 
“The best place to ground your explorations is the Hanover Inn Dartmouth.”
-Andrew Rimas, The Improper Bostonian

Hanover Inn Dartmouth is Featured in The Improper Bostonian

Pick up your copy of The Improper Bostonian today and enjoy reading about what makes Hanover, New Hampshire one of New England’s top travels destinations.
 
There’s nothing quite like springtime in Hanover with its fragrant wild flowers and flowering trees. All of us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth look forward to welcoming you to our inn for a relaxing getaway.  We offer the historic charm of Hanover along with comfort and elegance sure to relax your body and soul.  Enjoy dining at our PINE restaurant sure to satisfy any appetite with our mouthwatering American cuisine menu options.     
 
And for those guests who need to step outside and enjoy some fresh air, Hanover has some of the best walking and hiking trails in the Upper Valley along the Connecticut River.  The picturesque views of the area form the perfect backdrop to Hanover’s canopy flourishing with tiny, local shops and restaurants that are filled with local fare of all types.
 
Visit Hanover Inn Dartmouth website to book your stay.

03/25/2015

White River Indie Festival Returns to the Upper Valley

White River Indie Festival

The annual White River Indie Festival returns to the Upper Valley April 24th thought April 27th and features documentary films, music, words, images, discussions and panels.  White River Indie Festival is a non-profit dedicated to educating and engaging the public to current issues through the art of filmmaking.  This competition will highlight cutting edge work from across the globe and how filmmakers have been empowered by the digital age.

The White River Indie Festival and Google have partnered to host the 2015 Tell It In #Transmedia Film Competition. This competition invites filmmakers to creatively combine two or more distinct digital media platforms, such as Google+, Twitter, Facebook, video games, and any other digital media, to tell their stories.

White River Indie Festival
White River Indie Festival 2015
Main Street Museum & Tupelo Music Hall in White River, Vermont
April 24th- April 27th 

To learn more about this annual film festival in Vermont or to purchase tickets to the event, please visit the White River Indie Festival website.

Hanover Inn at Dartmouth hopes you enjoy the films and festivities at the White River Indie Festival!  After the festival, stop by and dine in our restaurant, PINE for a culinary treat.  Our PINE Restaurant offers mouthwatering American cuisine menu options, set within a cozy, family-friendly atmosphere.

 

03/18/2015

Endless Thrills Awaits you at Riverfest

Ledyard Canoe Club of Dartmouth College River Fest

Ledyard Canoe Club of Dartmouth College is hosting its annual Riverfest Friday, April 24th through Sunday, April 26th.  Riverfest will take place in New Hampshire's Upper Valley with competitions on the Wells River as well as the Connecticut and Mascoma rivers.  The festival kicks off with a triathlon (canoe, bike, run) and film screenings on Friday. The main events of the weekend are the annual Wells River Rumble, a class IV downriver creek boat race, and the Mascoma Slalom, the longest consecutively held whitewater slalom race in the U.S.  In addition to the competitions, there will be live music, kayaking, food, raffles, and prize giveaways.
 
RiverfestRiverfest 2015 Schedule:
Conservation on Tap
April 24th at 7 PM
 
Alumni Gathering
April 24th TBA
 
Wells River Rumble
April 25th at 10 AM
 
Riverfest Celebration Party
April 25th a 7 PM
 
Mascoma Slalom
April 26th at 10 AM
 
For more information, please visit the Ledyard Canoe Club of Dartmouth College website.
 
Hanover Inn Dartmouth is located minutes from the Riverfest activities and offers cozy accommodations and amenities sure to make your visit unforgettable.  As soon as you walk through our doors, you will be greeted with a friendly smile and freshly baked cookies. Come discover what makes our Hanover Inn Dartmouth stand out from the rest. Visit our website to book your stay.

03/11/2015

Savor the Sweet Taste of Maple Syrup

Maple Sugaring Month in NH

The New Hampshire Maple Producers Association will be hosting Maple Sugaring Month from March 14th through April 5th and the 20th Annual Maple Weekend on March 28th and 29th.  Join the fun as local sugar makers in the Hanover area open their doors inviting the public to share in the centuries-old craft of maple sugaring.  Meet local sugar producers and see how their operation works. Delicious treats will be available for sale and some will be offering free samples of fresh syrup, maple candies and confections. 

Maple Sugaring MonthParticipating Producers:
March 14 & 15, 2015
Atkins Family Sugarhouse

March 21 & 22, 2015
Atkins Family Sugarhouse
Sugar Bee Farm
Tucker Mountain Maple

March 28 & 29, 2015
Atkins Family Sugarhouse
Beaver Meadowbrook Farm Sugar House
Brokenridge Farm
Daisy Hill Farm
Hillside Sugar Bush Farm
Kimball’s Sugar House
Maple Baer Farm
Rogers Maple Syrup
Sugar Bee Farm
Tomapo Farm, LLC
Tucker Mountain Maple
Turyn’s Tap’n & Sap’n
Valley View Maple Farm

April 4 & 5, 2015
Atkins Family Sugarhouse
Sugar Bee Farm
Tucker Mountain Maple

Make your maple sugaring experience even sweeter with a stay at Hanover Inn Dartmouth.  Our newly renovated inn, located on Main Street just across the street from the Dartmouth Green, offers beautiful accommodations perfect for enjoying this spring event.  Visit our website to reserve your guest accommodations today.

03/04/2015

Experience Winter in Timeless Style With a Dog Sledding Tour

Dog Sledding in New Hampshire 

A thrilling winter adventure awaits you in New Hampshire.  Imagine riding in sleds being pulled by enthusiastic teams of dogs along snow-covered trails with picturesque views of mountains, frozen lakes and powder-filled fields.  No experience is needed to enjoy dogsledding.  Sit cocooned and cozy in the sled or stand on the sled runners and drive the dog team.

Dog Sledding in the Upper Valley Area

Many local operators in the area offer dogsledding tours including:
 
Great River Outfitters & Path of Life Garden is an outdoor adventure outfitting company located in Windsor, Vermont that operates in all 4 seasons and host a broad range of adventurous outdoor activities for all ages and skill levels, from canoeing, kayaking, rafting, river tubing and camping, to dog sledding and snowshoeing.
 
Braeburn Siberians offers dog sledding tours along with hands-on outdoor adventure excursions, rides and special events.
 
Vermont Dog Sled Rides, Skijoring and Tours offers sled dog rides, skijoring, tours, special events and educational programs in Vermont from one hour to full day outings.  

Seal Cove Journeys is conveniently located in the scenic Upper Connecticut River Valley of New Hampshire and offers a fun and safe variety of dog sled riding and training packages.
 
There’s nothing quite like the winter wonderland of New Hampshire with its sparkling snow and crisp clean air.  Visit our website today to book your getaway at Hanover Inn Dartmouth and experience ultra-comfort and total relaxation after a day of outdoor fun.   

02/25/2015

Enjoy the Benefits of Hosting Your Next March Meeting At Hanover Over Inn Dartmouth

Meetings at Hanover Inn Dartmouth

From corporate functions to banquets, Hanover Inn Dartmouth offers beautiful historic New England tradition with modern services and facilities.  With over 11,000 square feet of well-appointed meeting and event space, our professional on-site catering and event planning team will ensure the success of any event. 
 
Hanover Inn Dartmouth offers:
Grand Ballroom, boasting 3,933 square feet, which is the largest ballroom in the Upper Valley and features state of the art audio and visual equipment, perfect for corporate conferences and conventions to grand gala's.
Hayward room, measuring 1,733 square feet, provides a more intimate setting; offering a warm hearth fireplace, floor to ceiling windows with spectacular views of the Dartmouth Green; ideal for social events and cocktail reception.
Minary Conference Center also features 8 independent hi-tech conference rooms, designed for small board meetings to regional training meetings that can accommodate from 8 to 80 guests. 

Meetings At Hanover Inn Dartmouth

Special Incentives for Meeting Planners:
12% Commission and receive a Special Pick Your Perks offering for Group programs held in March 2015!*
 
Book:
20 - 49 total rooms – Pick One
50 - 100 total rooms – Pick Two
101 - 150 or more total rooms – Pick Three
 
Pick Your Perk selection:
5 VIP Upgrades with Amenity
1 Complimentary Room per 40 rooms contracted
25% attrition clause
Basic Audio Visual Screen/TV and Projection
Complimentary Continental Breakfast equivalent to number of rooms reserved
2,500 iPrefer Award Points
 
*Offer is valid only for bookings in the month of March 2015 with bookings of 10 or more rooms. Not available with any other discounts, promotions or previously contracted business. Must provide IATA number for 12% commission on hotel rooms only, based on availability, and blackout dates may apply.

All meetings and events at Hanover Inn Dartmouth can be tailored to your requests.  The comfort and convenience of our inn will provide the perfect retreat allowing you and your meeting attendees to stay relaxed, focused and productive.  For details and booking information, please call Group Sales at 603.643.4300 or e-mail us at sales@hanoverInn.com.  

02/18/2015

Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day with a Run at the Shamrock Shuffle

Lebanon Recreation & Parks Shamrock Shuffle

Lebanon Recreation and Parks is proud to host its 14th Annual Shamrock Shuffle Saturday, March 14th.  Runners can look forward to a fun and scenic 5k run, followed by a 1 mile Fun Run for kids 12 and under. After the running concludes, an awards ceremony will be hosted for the top runners in each age group, along with snacks, giveaways and a St. Patty’s Day celebration at Salt Hill Beer Garden with Harpoon Brewery.   Proceeds from the Shamrock Shuffle will benefit Youth Activities Scholarships that aid residents who do not have the financial ability to participate in youth programs such as swim lessons, softball, track and field, football, soccer, cheerleading, and basketball. 

14th Annual Shamrock Shuffle
Lebanon Recreation and Parks
14th Annual Shamrock Shuffle
5k Road Race & 1 Mile Fun Run
Saturday, March 14, 2015

All of us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth can hardly wait for the fun that St. Patrick’s Day brings to the area.  Make a weekend of it and stay within minutes of the 14th Annual Shamrock Shuffle.  Hanover Inn Dartmouth features spacious, comfortable guest rooms and suites with luxurious amenities.  Visit our website to book your stay today.

02/11/2015

Experience Total Relaxation with one of Hanover Inn Dartmouth’s Spa Packages

Hanover Inn Dartmouth Spa Package Offers

Get ready to embark on a journey of complete relaxation and rejuvenation of mind, body, and soul with one of Hanover Inn Dartmouth’s Spa Getaway Packages.  Hanover Inn Dartmouth has partnered with European Face and Body Studio to bring you unique spa packages that will transport you to a state from which you will never want to return
 
Break free from the everyday hustle and bustle with these fabulous Spa Packages:
 
Spa Package Offers From Hanover Inn DartmouthGirlfriends Getaway Spa Package includes luxurious accommodations, signature Whoopie pies upon arrival, a custom-crafted PINE cocktail, breakfast and Facial treatments.
 
Relaxation Spa Package includes a Swedish massage, four diamond overnight accommodations, and house made truffles with cordials upon arrival.
 
Mother and Daughter Package includes overnight accommodations, customized facial designed around your skin for two, and a complimentary spa gift.
 
Whether you are looking for relaxation and renewal or a New England getaway, Hanover Inn Dartmouth is the place to be.  We offer comfortable accommodations and spectacular amenities sure to make your stay with us enjoyable.  Visit our website today to book your stay.

02/04/2015

Let Hanover Inn Dartmouth Create the Wedding of Your Dreams

Weddings at Hanover Inn Dartmouth

Let Hanover Inn Dartmouth set the stage for an incredible occasion and help you make a memorable start together.  Surrounded by gorgeous mountain views, with an intimate reception venue, and a romantic ambiance you can only get in Hanover, Hanover Inn Dartmouth is the ultimate location for a destination wedding in New England.  Every detail of your wedding day will be carefully considered and perfectly executed.  In addition to our exquisite venue, dedicated event staff and catering team, Hanover Inn Dartmouth can also help you plan and host rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, and other celebrations. 

Wedding Special Dates and Rates
Book your wedding on these dates and save:
April 11 and 18, 2015
May 16 and 23, 2015
June 6, 2015
Complimentary suite with 70 or more guests and 25% off the facility fee. 

  Weddings at Hanover Inn Dartmouth

Our Hanover Inn Wedding Packages offer a wide-range of options, perfect for an intimate gathering or an extravagant reception:

Daniel Webster Package - Features stationary and butler passed hors d'oeuvres, a selection of champagne or white wine for the toast, followed by a sumptuous dinner of in-house specialties.

Montgomery Package - Features stationary or butler passed exceptional selection of hors d'oeuvres, creative appetizers, and an exclusive wine or champagne toast followed by your choice of appetizer courses.

Dartmouth Package - Complement your unforgettable wedding with upgraded stationary and butler passed hors d'oeuvres selections during the cocktail hour and an impressive intermezzo course. This wedding package also includes complimentary breakfast for two after your unforgettable wedding, bridal turn-down service, and more.

No matter how intimate or lavish, casual or elegant you wish your special day to be, our event staff will cater to your planning needs along every step of your wedding journey.  To learn more about our hotel, location, and all the amenities we can offer to you, your wedding party and guests, please contact our event planning team at sales@hanoverinn.com or call 603-643-4300 to speak to someone today.

01/28/2015

Champagne Dinner at Hanover Inn Dartmouth: The Ultimate Food and Champagne Lovers Experience

Champagne Dinner at Hanover Inn Dartmouth

Don’t miss this magical night of great champagne and scrumptious food all set within the intimate setting of our PINE Restaurant during our Champagne Dinner Thursday, February 12th.   Hanover Inn Dartmouth's Champagne Dinner will feature four-course mouthwatering dishes, specially prepared by our own Executive Chef Justin Dain, to highlight the complexity and taste of the irresistible Cristal Brut Champagne.  Seating is limited, and we urge you to secure your reservation before the event sells out.

Champagne...the wine of kings, the king of wines.
~Guy du Maupaussant 

Hanover Inn Champs Dinner 2015

 Download Champagne Dinner At Hanover Inn Dartmouth

Champagne Dinner at PINE Restaurant

Thursday, February 12th
Reception 6:30 PM
Dinner 7:00 PM
$85 per person (tax & gratuity not included)

This event is for romantics and Champagne enthusiasts and we hope you will join us.  If you need overnight accommodations, Hanover Inn Dartmouth is a great choice.  We offer a unique blend of deluxe accommodations with a New England Charm.  Visit our website to book your stay.