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Gilcrest Cottages and Motel

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  • Excellent83%
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  • Terrible1%
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All reviewsthe riverwhite mountainsoff the highwaygreat hostsblues festivalbedroom cottagemicrowave and coffee makerfeel like familynew hampshireperfect locationowners were friendlypicnic tablesplace to staysmall fridgelakes regionmemorial day weekendplenty of hot water
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

We stayed one night at Gilcrest Cottages and Motel when we had plans to see the Ice Castles. The room was very clean and cozy and the bed was very comfortable. Jennifer and Andy were very helpful in giving us some suggestions for places to...More

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Response from GilcrestNH, Owner at Gilcrest Cottages and MotelResponded 25 January 2017

Thank you very much for the great review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you all again soon :)

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Reviewed 22 January 2017

We stayed only one night, the room was clean and comfortable,and we will definitely be going back. The new owners, Jennifer and Andy, are so down to earth and want to make you have a fantastic stay. They offered things to do in the area...More

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Response from GilcrestNH, Owner at Gilcrest Cottages and MotelResponded 23 January 2017

Thank you so much for the kind review, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Accommodations are quaint and private - you have your own cottage!? The management staff are the most friendly and helpful you'll find in the area! Don't pass up the opportunity to drive 5 min out of Lincoln to Thornton and avoid the traffic. You'll be...More

Thank Ray C
Response from GilcrestNH, Owner at Gilcrest Cottages and MotelResponded 23 January 2017

Thank you so much for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Motel was very clean, owners were very helpful about local restaurants, snowmobiling, and shopping. Everyday there was a weather report on the board at the front desk, for three days. Enjoyed our stay very much, and will return again, and again

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Management response:Responded 19 January 2017

Thank you so much for the great review, it was our pleasure hosting you and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 January 2017

I was looking for somewhere within a good price range to visit the Ice Castles with my boyfriend and we decided to book this place for a weekend. We were running a bit late due to heavy traffic and I was afraid that we were...More

Thank Brenna H
Management response:Responded 18 January 2017

Thank you so much for the great review! It was a pleasure hosting you and we hope to see you again soon!

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Refrigerator in room
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US$90 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$90 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Eric L
19 January 2017|
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Response from Do V | Reviewed this property |
Yes all private
13 June 2015|
Response from majikteacher | Property representative |
Thanks for asking about fire pits-we do not have fire pits for guests to use but all of our units except four do have private fireplaces.
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"Because Gilcrest is not a Hotel, it cannot be fairly and appropriately rated as such."
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"Nice cottages and rooms. Apool is great in the summer. They are right on the river that you can play in..."
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"the cottages are quaint and rustic.. no A/C but being out in the country you didn't need it. they do have..."
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"They are all equally good."
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