Located in the picturesque college town of Henniker, New Hampshire. Henniker House is the ideal base for your New England visit. We’re just minutes away from fishing, canoeing, kayaking, golfing, lakes and skiing.
Walk east to miles of streams, fields and wooded trails for biking, hiking, snowmobiling and cross-country skiing. Walk west to restaurants, shops and New EnglandCollege’s gallery. Or just sit on the deck and let the river soothe you.
Henniker House was built in 1859 on the banks of the ContoocookRiver, in the foothills of the White Mountains of New Hampshire. It was a BirthingHospital in the 1920s and later served as a residence for World War II veterans attending New EnglandCollege.
A 90 minute drive takes you to historic Boston or just 20 minutes to Concord – New Hampshire’s capital. The White Mountains and New Hampshire’s lakes are also easily accessible from Henniker. PatsPeak is less than 3 miles from Henniker . Take a look at our Attractions page for more ideas, photos and links.
B&B since the mid 1980's, Henniker House is a perfect reflection of Jane Austen’s belief that “There is nothing like staying home for real comfort”.
You’ll feel at home in this gracious Victorian guest house and enjoy hearty New England breakfasts in the solarium.
This gentleman's farmhouse originally built in 1767 is located in Andover, NH, a stone's throw from HighlandLake, a pristine, spring-fed mountain lake with beach. The Highland Lake Inn is conveniently situated in the center of northern New England, 4 miles from renowned ProctorAcademy, 10 miles from Ragged Mountain Ski Resort, and 20 miles from New Hampshire's capital, Concord. New Hampshire's White Mountains , Vermont's Green Mountains, the MaineCoast, and the city of Boston are all within a 2 hour car ride. The inn's ten guest rooms feature private full bathrooms with distinctive amenities by Molton Brown of London; the most king-size beds and most spacious rooms available in the area, furnished with luxurious Italian linens by Mascioni; flat screen cable TV and Wi Fi access. In the morning guests are served a full breakfast featuring freshly brewed, micro-roaster's coffee, Harney & Sons Fine Teas, fresh fruit, farm fresh eggs, artisan breads and croissants. Kayak and bicycle rental is available on premises. Innkeepers are fluent in French, German, and some Spanish.
The Highland Lake Inn also serves readily as a gathering place for reunions, weddings, business retreats or family and holiday gatherings. Check out some of the fine art work hanging on the walls of the Highland Lake Inn. Each room has its own full bathroom, flat screen cable TV, and Wi Fi access.