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Snowy Owl Inn

41 Village Road, Waterville Valley, NH 03215
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Northborough, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a good one night stay at the Snowy Owl. The inn decor is reminiscent of a lodge with many gas fireplaces and common areas with places to sit and read. My room was comfortable and felt very clean. Being there on a cold winter evening, I was glad that it heated up quickly. The inn is bright and... More 

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Rindge, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place in the White Mountains to park your car and enjoy a long weekend. Plenty of restaurants and cute shops all within a tenth of a mile. Hiking, cross country skiing, down hill, tubing, ice skating, bon fire in the evenings ...just a great destination. Do ask the hotel if they are hosting a hockey tournament first. It was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is in walking distance from most attractions but the room and breakfast are a bit pricey and the customer service is not good. The pool was constantly running out of towels and staff complained when they had to replace them. Also the security staff did not like people using common areas after 8 or 9.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was apprehensive about embarking on a week long trip to this hotel with a large school party as a representative of the travel company having read the earlier damning reviews. However, my fears were completely unfounded and I can say with a degree of confidence based on over 30 years' experience that if you want to sample a New... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is a lot of truth to many of the negative reviews but there are some good things about the place and we had a good time nevertheless. The place is beleaguered and needs a huge upgrade but in fairness to owner there could be a lot of supply in the area and who knows their ability to reinvest in... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned from staying at the Snowy Owl Inn with a large group of children ranging from 9-19. The hotel provided everything we needed to entertain our group. The bedrooms were spacious and clean and the children loved the luxury of being able to have a bath (jacuzzi or otherwise) at the end of the day. The public... More 

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Felpham, England
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from a school ski trip where we stayed for a week at the Snowy Owl Inn. We shared the hotel with three other school groups - all of around 40-50 - and we found the organisation for meals to be outstanding. All the times were published in the dining room so each group could eat together... More 

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Wilton, Maine
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Made a last minute reservation here. Very disappointed. The exterior pictures looked very nice...take note: not many indoor photos for a reason!! The pool was closed (which was fine, it looked nasty). There was an obnoxious note on the door that it was closed to "circumstances out of their control until further notice." In addition to the pool being closed... More 

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Old lyme
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

The room was clean but very basic and somewhat run down. The TV was small and old, bathroom very small. A mini fridge was provided. Beds are just okay. Carpeting indoor outdoor type. Breakfast was wrapped muffin or donut. No fruit or even tea out, plus not open until 7:30. Entry into hotel was very slippery with snow and nothing... More 

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The Snowy Owl is right in town and perfectly comfortable, but it is certainly not an Inn. It has a long corridor of rooms. The nice looking "parlor" in the lobby is not a nice place to relax, as it is always full of people coming and going. There are some small common parlors along the corridors, but they are... More 

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