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The M/S Mount Washington

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Address: 211 Lakeside Ave., Weirs Beach, Laconia, NH 03247
Phone Number: 603-366-5531
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Description: No visit to New hampshire is complete without a cruise on Lake...
No visit to New hampshire is complete without a cruise on Lake Winnipesaukee aboard the M/S Mount Washington. Scenic cruises depart Weirs Beach daily late May through October. Alternating ports: Wolfeboro, Alton Bay, Meredith and Center Harbor. Breakfast, lunch and cocktails are available on board. Sunset dinner dance and theme cruises feature buffet dinner and dancing to live music.
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Great boatride, nice buffet

Had a nice Indian Summer ride at dusk, the food was great, The weather was perfect. The wait staff were just so nice

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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gilford, nh
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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

The trip we took on the Mount Washington was not as good as my family and friends thought it should be. The time spent on the boat was pretty cramped and the service could be better. Their is a lot of waiting around and the food could be better.

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gilford, nh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Had a nice Indian Summer ride at dusk, the food was great, The weather was perfect. The wait staff were just so nice

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Gilford, New Hampshire
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7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

May seem a little pricey at first glance but it is a great way to see the lake. Although we live right near Lake Winni and have had many a boat on the Lake, we go on the Mount as locals call it, once a year. We typically take it from the Weirs and get off in Wolfeboro. We then... More 

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North Stratford
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I agree exactly with Michael N,"The Mount is a great way to enjoy the lake and see the beautiful scenery around the lake. Relaxing and well worth the morning or afternoon that you spend aboard " thanks MIKE

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Concord, New Hampshire, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We took "the Mount" after we rode the scenic train from up the road (Meredith, NH) to pierside. The ride down from the train station ("Rail & Sail") was enjoyable and made the vehicle parking very easy, compared with what we would have faced trying to park in the Weir's Beach area. The lake ride was good as was the... More 

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Waterbury Center, Vermont
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

The Mount is a great way to enjoy the lake and see the beautiful scenery around the lake. Relaxing and well worth the morning or afternoon that you spend aboard for a fall foliage cruise. The fall foliage colors of the lake's region are really outstanding when seen from the Mount on a sunny fall afternoon during the early October... More 

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great neck, ny
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We enjoyed going on this boat with our 3 young children. We were free to bring our food/drink on board and sit in the covered area w/ them. It is a tad bit too long for young kids, but for adults it is fine. Just buy your kid an ice cream 2/3 of the way through and you'll be fine.... More 

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Jefferson City
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

First of all, the weather was perfect. Crisp, cool, sun shining and the water SOooooo blue! Now is this the setting for a perfect cruise or what? We cruised on a Sunday for the champagne brunch. While we don't drink alcohol, we throughly enjoyed the coded, tea, hot chocolate, juice or sodas! The cuisine was amazing. There were so many... More 

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NRH, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We really enjoyed our "motor ship" ride around the lake.The loading and unloading of passengers was well organized and user friendly. The captain of the ship made several announcements throughout the trip, informing us of landmarks etc we were passing. They had free coffee and food and drinks for purchase.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

There is so much to do in this area, from hiking to sailing etc. the scenery is beautiful,. We went on Lake Squam (which is where Katherine Hepburn filmed "On Golden Pond".) It was so beautiful and very tranquil. We claimed up Rattlesnake Mountain (a steep climb about 30mins) and viewed the lake from above, great views. We also visited... More 

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