Happy Thanksgiving

Hanover Inn Dartmouth wishes you and your love ones a Happy Thanksgiving!

This Thanksgiving, all of us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth would like to give thanks to all of our wonderful guests and for the terrific memories you have created for us this past year.

Happy Thanksgiving From Hanover Inn DartmouthMake sure to book your reservation at our PINE Restaurant for your Thanksgiving dinner.  This year’s Thanksgiving menu will feature slow roasted Misty Knoll Turkey with sausage and mushroom stuffing, cranberry compote, soft whipped potatoes and herb gravy.  For those looking for something not so traditional, we have a wild mushroom and sage ravioli’s with Tuscan kale and butternut squash puree.

Planning to spend the holidays in the Upper Valley?  Book your stay at Hanover Inn Dartmouth and enjoyed the warmth and cozy atmosphere that makes visiting with us an unique and welcoming experience.  We offer various hotel packages sure to add pleasurable to your stay including our Bed & Breakfast Package

New Hampshire - A Great Ski and Snow Boarding Destination

Our discount hotel package will allow you to enjoy skiing in New Hampshire.

If skiing or snowboarding are among your favorite leisure activities, this discount hotel deal is the perfect package for you, starting at just $269. Take advantage of this prime deal for two, and bring a special someone along to experience the fun of the winter season.

New Hampshire - A Great Ski and Snow Boarding DestinationPlanning a ski trip has never been easier. Choose a lavish classic or suite-style room with single or double soft queen- or king-sized beds. All options come with a lengthy list of accommodations, including bathrobes, flat screen televisions, bath and bedroom amenities, and prompt room service.

All guests have access to complimentary wireless Internet and 24-hour hotel service. Guests who stay as a part of the Ski Package can enjoy breakfast for two in our onsite restaurant, PINE.

After a comfortable night's rest, two one-day ski passes to the Dartmouth Skiway will be provided for you and your guest. Spend the day on the snow-filled mountains skiing, snowboarding and having a great time less than 30 minutes from the hotel. Located less than 20 minutes from the hotel is Whaleback Mountain, which offers guests a variety of unparalleled slopes and courses.

Both locations feature activities at different skill levels designed to suit your needs and comfort level. Private, semi-private and group lessons are available by appointment for additional costs. Rental shops are located nearby for your convenience.

The friendly staff at the Hanover Inn Dartmouth welcomes you to New Hampshire - a great ski and snow boarding destination. Visit our hotel website to book your stay online, and take advantage of the specials offered in our discount ski package, including overnight guest room accommodations. All that's left to do is enjoy the mountains!

Hanover Inn Annual Holiday Festivities and Celebration

Discover holiday excitement at the Gingerbread Showcase in Hanover NH this December.

Between December 4 and 6, 2015, the holidays come to New Hampshire. You'll want to stay all weekend to enjoy the Hanover Inn annual holiday festivities. This celebration features several family favorites, including the official Dartmouth tree lighting ceremony on Friday, December 4.

Hanover Inn Annual Holiday Festivities and CelebrationBegin your holiday weekend with a walk around the Gingerbread Showcase and Story Book Winter Castle. Kids will giggle at the fun gingerbread creations while marveling at a castle that's completely lit with colorful lights. Take some time out to enjoy the Northern Stage Carolers after the tree lighting ceremony. These marvelous singers will encourage you to sing along and feel the holiday spirit.

Be sure you don't miss the Connecticut River Trains display. Train enthusiasts put a lot of effort behind these displays so that everyone can enjoy the intricate mechanics behind these innovations. When you've worked up an appetite looking at all the amazing trains, be sure to take part in the Soup Festival, Gingerbread Candy Contest and Champagne Sunday Brunch. This part of the nation is known for its New England hospitality and flavors as winter approaches.

These festivities are extremely popular, and many people travel to our region each year to experience all of the Hanover holiday activities, so book your accommodations via our website soon. Hanover Inn Dartmouth is a unique inn because we offer cookies the moment you walk in the door. As you munch on these treats and walk to your room, you'll find amenities to help you rest up for the holiday festivities in Hanover this December.

Take the Time to Celebrate the Season in Hanover NH

Enjoy Christmas Tree Lighting with the Christmas Revels and Restaurant Week this December.

The holiday season, with the promise of winter festivities and family activities, is just around the corner, and there are few better places to enjoy the beauty of winter than in New Hampshire. December in New Hanover is cool and crisp as autumn gives way to winter, and you'll find plenty of ways to get out and enjoy the gorgeous New England scenery near Dartmouth College, not to mention the opportunity to indulge in the Hanover Area Restaurant Week event.

Celebrate the Season in Hanover NHThe winter holidays really kick off in New Hanover on December 4th, 2015. The annual lighting of the Christmas tree on the Green is featured in conjunction with the Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce Celebrate the Seasons Events, which is scheduled for Friday, December 4, 2015, at 5:15 p.m. Guests are welcome to this free public event to watch the tree lighting and to enjoy cookies and hot chocolate from the college's Office of the President. The 4th is also the first day of Restaurant Week, which runs until December 13, 2015. Participating area restaurants offer prix-fixe menus throughout Hanover, Norwich and Lyme, so you can get a taste for this area's cuisine with special pricing. When you're looking to celebrate the season in Hanover, NH, Restaurant Week is one of the surest ways to sample the fantastic seasonal food from local eateries.

Hanover Inn Dartmouth is excited for the holiday season and all the festivities that come with it. Enjoy the comfort and convenience of our world-class inn, and unwind in our comfortable accommodations after enjoying these holiday events. Be sure to visit our website for more information.


Book a Thanksgiving Getaway to Hanover NH

Tantalize your taste buds during a Thanksgiving Getaway dinner at PINE Restaurant.

Picture yourself walking among the brilliant fall leaves in gorgeous Hanover, New Hampshire, and then realize you have several more days to explore this New England location. A Thanksgiving Getaway to Hanover NH is a perfect way to spend the holidays with loved ones. Plus, the leaves turn brilliant colors of orange and yellow, producing the perfect backdrop for family photos and a fun-filled, four-day weekend.

Thanksgiving Getaway to Hanover NHIf you’re curious about where to go for a Thanksgiving dinner in New Hampshire, check out what our hotel has to offer. We serve the finest Thanksgiving meal in the area at our PINE Restaurant. Our restaurant hosts top chefs who work diligently on their Thanksgiving menu. In fact, everyone will get to enjoy their favorite traditional fixings and savor the gourmet dishes produced by some of the finest chefs in New England.

This year’s Thanksgiving menu will feature slow roasted Misty Knoll Turkey with sausage and mushroom stuffing, cranberry compote, soft whipped potatoes and herb gravy.  For those looking for something not so traditional, we have a wild mushroom and sage ravioli’s with Tuscan kale and butternut squash puree.

Reserve your rooms for the Thanksgiving weekend today. Our staff at the Hanover Inn Dartmouth is proud to welcome you as we set up your picture-perfect room. Lie down on our plush beds and take a short nap before heading out to discover what our college town has to offer. Fall is the right time to explore the beautiful autumn scenery. You can even request a window view for your Thanksgiving meal so that the whole family can enjoy the expansive Dartmouth Green just outside. Reservations for PINE restaurant will fill up fast, and you don't want to miss out on all of the culinary excitement. Our hotel offers you and your family a welcome reprieve from everyday life and will allow you to enjoy a stress-free Thanksgiving weekend. Let our chefs take over the cooking so you can concentrate on family and friends

Get Set for the Annual Hanover Turkey Trot 10K

Don’t miss this Hanover Parks & Recreation tradition to kick off Thanksgiving Week.

The 23rd Annual Hanover Turkey Trot 10K will be taking place Sunday, November 22, 2015, in lovely Hanover, NH. This will be another great event for runners of all levels. Even the littlest ones can participate in the Hanover Tiny Turkey Trot, a fun run on Dartmouth Green that was added six years ago.

23rd Annual Hanover Turkey Trot 10KThe Hanover Parks & Rec Department will again be sponsoring this popular New England competition. As in past years, the start and finish for the race will be the Hanover Green. The town's streets are especially scenic in the fall, and it will be possible to appreciate spectacular autumn colors all along the racecourse. Stateline Sports is co-sponsoring the event, which gives participants the opportunity to burn calories before Thanksgiving so they can enjoy their turkey day guilt-free.

Runners can register ahead of time or do so on Sunday before the race starts at 1 p.m. Prizes and medals will be awarded to top finishers, but everyone joining in on the Tiny Turkey Trot fun at 12:30 p.m. will receive a medal. Local businesses are contributing prizes for this year's raffle. Everyone is encouraged to bring a donation for the Turkey Trot Food Drive, and all participants who contribute canned goods get an additional raffle ticket.

Hanover Inn Dartmouth is located across the street from the Dartmouth College campus. Since the Turkey Trot 10K runs by Dartmouth Green, our boutique hotel is a prime spot for taking in the excitement on race day. After the event, reward yourself with a celebratory drink or dinner at our PINE Restaurant. An area map and a description of our accommodations are available on our inn’s website. 

Our Stay More Save More Fall Into Savings Package

New Hampshire fall getaways are here and ready to be booked, so come see New England.

Fall in Hanover is a time when Dartmouth campus is in full swing, the air is cool and crisp, and leaf peepers can find plenty to admire. If you'd like to visit Hanover this season, you can call the Hanover Inn Dartmouth your home away from home. Our Stay More Save More Fall Into Savings Package can give you 5 to 20 percent off our best available rates with a two-night minimum. 

Hanover Inn DartmouthWhen you stay with us, you'll be on the Dartmouth campus right across the street from the campus green. You can take advantage of some of the university activities like catching a college football game or watching a live musical or theater performance put on by students dedicated to their craft. Just around the corner on Main Street, you'll find plenty of shopping and dining options ranging from the casual to the sophisticated. If you venture a little farther, you can explore the Montshire Museum of Science, which 2 miles away from the hotel, and the Vines Vermont Nature Center, located about 20 miles away in Quechee.

If you're looking for hotel packages for Hanover NH, we're the accommodations to turn to. We have modern amenities including free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and Gilcrest & Soames bath products, and we exhibit a New England upscale charm. You can dine in our in-house restaurant, PINE Restaurant, which overlooks the Dartmouth campus. Featuring modern classics like eggs Benedict, lobster club sandwiches and roasted lamb, you can find something satisfying for any meal. PINE is led by award-winning chef Justin Dain and celebrity chef Michael Schlow, who showcase the farm-to-table concept with seasonal specials. Book your Hanover NH getaway hotel package today to experience it all for yourself.

Experience Shows at the Northern Stage Theatre

The Northern Stage Theatre in White River Junction has a schedule filled with beloved classics and new voices.

The skilled productions of the Northern Stage Theatre highlight some of the many exciting things to do while staying in Hanover NH. Since 1997, this award-winning regional theater company has drawn on the rich history of human creativity to bring compelling stories to both locals and visitors. The theatre's talent features both up and coming local performers as well as professionals. The shows at the Northern Stage Theatre are committed to the mission of changing lives one story at a time, and this is reflected in the breadth of their dramatic sources. The company has featured productions that draw on everything from the sharp-witted Greek mythology of Ovid to the morality tales of Dickens. The 2015 to 2016 lineup features a selection of six plays that are as compelling as they are varied.

Northern Stage TheatreRunning throughout the month of October, the Northern Stage's performance of Thornton Wilder's "Our Town" provides a contemporary take on a compelling story about traditional small town living. Mid-November through early January will feature Mary Poppins at Northern Stage Theatre. This Disney standard has delighted audiences for decades and provides a perfect opportunity to introduce children to the magic of theater. The play is packed with beloved musical scores and will feature flying actors for the first time in the Northern Stage Theatre's history. Performances continue through 2016, from the debut of the contemporary comedy "Mad Love" to a comic take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic "The Hound of the Baskervilles."

If you come to New Hampshire to see the productions at the Northern Stage Theatre, we hope you'll stay with us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth. We want to help you get the most out of your experience in our beautiful town. Visit our website for more information on our luxurious accommodations.

Enjoy Fun Fall Activities at Billings Farm and Museum

The Pumpkin & Apple Celebration at Billings Farm is one of the best family-friendly activities this season.

The colorful leaves and crisp weather make autumn New England's most enticing season. If you're looking for fun fall activities in Hanover NH, the Billings Farm and Museum in nearby Woodstock has several family-friendly activities planned for each weekend in October 2015.

Fun Fall Activities at Billings Farm and MuseumThe Billings Farm is an operating dairy farm and a museum of New England's rural past. The farm is kicking off its fall activities with the Pumpkin and Apple Celebration on October 3 and 4. This tasty event will feature many fall favorites like cider pressing, apple butter tasting and sweet treats like pumpkin ice cream. The Harvest Weekend on October 10 and 11 celebrates New England traditions like barn dances and husking bees, a community gathering to husk corn. There will also be delicious food like doughnuts and spiced cider.

Your family won't want to miss the Autumn Wagon Ride Weekend on October 17 and 18, which features narrated rides around Billings during the height of the fall foliage season. If you're looking for a safe Halloween event, you can make plans to attend A Family Halloween on October 25. This event is designed to be not too scary with wholesome fun like pumpkin carving and Halloween tales. Be sure to dress your little ones in their Halloween finest for the costume parade at noon; all children in costume who are accompanied by an adult will be admitted free.

Hanover Inn Dartmouth is a great place to stay if you're planning an October trip to the Billings Farm and Museum. Our scenic hotel combines New England charm with modern amenities that will make your fall trip an unforgettable family vacation. Enjoy your wagon rides in Hanover NH and then return to our hotel to relax.

Come Cheer On Dartmouth Big Green Men’s Ice Hockey

Enjoy some of the best college hockey games in New Hampshire.

Sports fans from all around are planning their vacations in New Hampshire to explore the region's outdoor activities and experience the thrill of Dartmouth Hockey games at Thompson Arena. Thompson Arena is recognized as one of the premier ice skating rinks in the Northeast with crowds regularly topping 4,000 eager fans. The arena itself features 3,500 seats for guests and standing room for 1,000 more circling the sheet of ice where the team plays regular games. The large arena is equipped with concession stands to ensure that you will have something to munch on while you cheer the home team on.

Big Green Mens Ice HockeyThompson Arena hosts games from the beginning of the season in mid-October through the nail-biting ECAC quarterfinals in mid-March. The Big Green men's team regularly tangles with big-name teams like Yale, Cornell and Princeton, ensuring that your visit will be complemented with high-octane thrills and intense action on the ice.

The arena has a history dating back to 1975, and that heritage is on clear display with various championship banners celebrating the wins of Dartmouth's men's and women's hockey teams. You can soak up the rich heritage of Dartmouth Big Green men’s ice hockey with a visit to Smoyer Lounge, which is lined with individual and team photos of some of Dartmouth's most notable athletes.

We hope you stay at Hanover Inn Dartmouth if you're looking to see Dartmouth's men's hockey team in action. Our modern, boutique hotel directly overlooks the scenic college green of Dartmouth, making us the perfect fit for you when you want to stop by the area to enjoy a game. Browse our website to find more things to do in New Hampshire when you're not taking in the college hockey