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The Governor's Inn

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78 Wakefield Street, Rochester, NH 03867
The Governor's Inn
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cornwall, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quiet, comfortable, clean, good value - lovely old building which is well decorated with memoribillia. Rooms are old but in good shape, bathrooms are fine (no hair dryer) - staff are most friendly and helpful. Continental breakfast was excellent especially nice selection of fruit and a couple of fresh baked items. Two decent restaurants and a bar are attached which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Kudos to Lisa (who helped with my numerous schedule changes); Robin (who helped with my confusion with reference codes AND lost luggage roflol), Robin (who provided most excellent service), and the cast of the Murder Mystery Theatre. Go here to enjoy a wonderful time and remember what it's like to laugh until tears come. Hope to see new friends at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Kudos to Lisa, Sue, Robin, AND Dawna. Service is a lost art that the staff and employees here have revived. The food is awesome with Dawna doing double duty as our bartender and server it demonstrates the commitment to excellence. I brought my wife for the Murder Mystery and had the time of our lives. Not only was the cast... More 

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North Andover, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We went last year for the Murder Mystery. An Amazingly fun night and a wicked good time. Had a great room at the inn for the night too. Definitely suggest if you are going to enjoy your beverages at the Murder Mystery getting a room. Cannot wait to do it again this year!

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Berwick, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

The staff at the governors inn is amazing ! The place is so beautiful! the rooms at the inn are so comfortable and relaxing. Food is always amazing ! If you are planning a wedding or just having a special event this is your spot! They always make you feel like family! If you need a weekend get away go... More 

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New Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

So the Girls from the Salon and there partners chose the Governor's inn for our Christmas Party Dinner, There were ten people total all in our mid 50s. We had a great meal here last year so we thought we would go back although my wife and i live local and have been there a few time this year (Always... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I stayed one night on the recommendation of a business colleague. Pretty basic but comfortable but just as well I was up early as there was much noise generated from 7am onwards from next door. Breakfast was limited but actually okay.

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Raymond, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I recently hosted a cocktail party event at the Governors Inn to celebrate my recent marriage in Jamaica. First of all the process to book the hall was very easy and quick. Hats off to their event coordinator Lisa, she made the process simple and stress free. I found the prices for the food, cocktails and the hall to be... More 

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Tiverton, Rhode Island
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We recently completed a two night stay at The Governor's Inn using a Groupon. The inn is in a good location for easy traveling to other areas of NH, and close to Maine shopping. Our room, 224, was in the Rolland Estate building, located across a driveway from the main inn. The room had a king bed, small bathroom with... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The service was rude. Just thinking about my experience upsets me. Management did not help when the reservation was mixed up. In fact, the response to the mixed up room problem was met by various excuses in a very condescending tone.

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Herman E, Manager at The Governor's Inn, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear about your experience. We really pride ourselves on superior guest service, so we were very surprised to hear of a reservation mixup and your dissatisfaction. We've been keeping guests very happy for over 21 years and take any dissatisfaction to heart. We would love to learn more from you about what happened and when... More 

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