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Buttonwood Inn on Mount Surprise

64 Mount Surprise Road, PO Box 1817, North Conway, NH 03860-1817
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Buttonwood Inn on Mount Surprise
Ranked #1 of 27 North Conway B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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North Central Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As often repeat visitors we keep returning here. It is quiet, comfortable, clean, relaxing, and classic New England. Lots of nice folks as well as very hospitable innkeepers. As active visitors (hiking, biking, etc.) we really like the hot tub and the secluded location. Just a great place to unwind and relax.

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9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked the Buttonwood Inn a lot. Bill and Paula welcomed us well. Paula's breakfast was good. I loved the Broccoli puree a lot!! I thought it must be awful and inedible but it was surprisingly nice. The rooms were small but very clean. We loved the location. It was so quiet and amidst all the greenery I felt close... More

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BillButtonwood, Owner at Buttonwood Inn on Mount Surprise, responded to this review

We are happy you enjoyed most aspects of our Bed and Breakfast including décor, ambiance, and food. We were sorry you were not happy with our traditional Room 5 with the private bathroom a few steps outside of the guest room. We understand your concern about running into another guest from Room 6 during the night. However, room 6 has... More

UK
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful location - spotlessly clean - large comfortable rooms and beds - very relaxing sitting room - -excellent helpful but unobtrusive hosts etc etc Bears in the garden were an extra bonus too. The reviews are really spot on so why not book and give it a try we guarantee you will not be disappointed - if you live nearby... More

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Dunedin, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had been traveling for 2 weeks and slept in a variety of beds, some of which left me with a very sore back. We were only at the Buttonwood Inn for 2 nights but the bed was wonderful and I felt so much better. Paula serves a great breakfast and evening snack. Bill is very knowledgeable... More

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Asheville, NC
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a family of 5 and stayed with Bill and Paula at the Buttonwood Inn. They were great hosts and we really enjoyed their hospitality and the friendly and welcoming environment of the Inn. Come hungry for breakfast though, because Paula cooks up an amazing breakfast spread... Great fuel for a day of hiking the green mountains!

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Cologne, Germany
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10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To be clear: The location is wonderful, the rooms great, never had such delicious breakfast in any hotel or Inn in stayed. The hosts are really helpful with everything. Five stars so far without any doubt. But without listing all examples and incidents that would probably look picky: We neither felt welcome nor as a paying guest. This was an... More

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BillButtonwood, Owner at Buttonwood Inn on Mount Surprise, responded to this review

We are sorry you did not feel welcome during your stay at The Buttonwood Inn recently. We’re happy, however, that you enjoyed the breakfast, guest room, and common rooms. We recall that you arrived at our inn during the afternoon without a reservation, while we were running errands, wanting to reserve a room for several nights at our inn. We... More

Nashua, New Hampshire
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I had our first experience at Buttonwood on the weekend of 6/13 (Friday the 13th!), and got the romantic weekend package. We had been to Buttonwood the previous year as a stop on a tour of local inns and shops, and had resolved to go there for an actual stay. Buttonwood is a delightful place, set back... More

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Westbrook, Maine
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3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This was our 1st stay at Buttonwood, celebrating our anniversary and we've already decided to return during the winter months. Bill and Paula are great hosts who have a beautiful, warm home that they are willing to share with all of us. I loved waking up each morning, grabbing a piping hot cup of coffee and plopping down in a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Caitlin and I stayed at the Buttonwood inn for two nights. The inn was perfect. We woke up on our first morning to a delicious waffle breakfast that was to die for. Bill and Paula are super friendly and go out of their way to make you feel welcome. The rooms were very clean and spacious and everything that you... More

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boston
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We recently had the pleasure of staying with innkeepers Bill and Paula at their wonderful inn. For many years we've frequented another inn nearby and made a decision this year to give the Buttonwood Inn a try. From our first step in the door, we knew we had made the right decision! The comfort of the entire inn, from our... More

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Additional Information about Buttonwood Inn on Mount Surprise

Address: 64 Mount Surprise Road, PO Box 1817, North Conway, NH 03860-1817
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Location: United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > North Conway
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Buttonwood Inn was selected by TravelChannel-com as one of the “Top 10 New England Bed and Breakfasts” in October 2010. BedandBreakfasts-com awarded The Buttonwood Inn Best of New England 2010-11 and Best Food 2009-10. Unwind with afternoon tea and home baked treats in front of one of our traditional wood burning fireplaces in either our large living room or the Mt. Surprise Room when days are cool. You can select a spot in the sun or shade in one of our Adirondack chairs or take a dip in our heated pool or soak in our open air hot tub with a view of the mountains and forest by day or stars by night. The Buttonwood Inn, a Select Registry member since 1999, is one of 25 proud recipients of America's Favorite Inns Award and the subject of the "White Mountain Wonderland" article in Classic American Homes. ... more   less 
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