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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just back from a 3 night stay at Gilcrest Cottages (stayed in Lafayette cottage) and have to say this was a wonderful place to stay. Everything in the cottage was very neat and clean. Plenty of hot water for showers, the pool was sparkling clean and the whole outside area looked very well maintained. The sheets and bedspreads had cute... More 

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hosts, Gary and Julie, are super nice. that is a great way to start a vacation. The property is clean and well kept, while at the same time rustic. The cottages have plenty of room. Beds were comfortable, nice bathroom. Each cottage has a nice, clean picnic table. The pool was clean and the water warm - excellent for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gilcrest Cottages were very enjoyable to stay at. Rooms a little tight with 2 double bed, inside was spotlessly clean..beds a bit hard, with coffee maker and mini refrig. A rustic feel inside...they have table and chairs outside, so very relaxing. Swimming pool & grills for guests to use... only thing missing was air conditions there was a fan... More 

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Orford, New Hampshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Neat, clean, quiet, relaxing, lovely cottages with character. Very accommodating and friendly. We had a wonderful experience and would definitely stay at Gilcrest again. Highly recommended for all !!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gilcrest Cottages and Motel was a very quiet relaxing place to stay. Each cottage had chairs and a picnic table. The room was spacious and comfortable with a table and comfortable chairs, a fireplace mini fridge, microwave and coffee pot. The owners were very friendly. The only thing missing was air conditioning.

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Mansfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love it here at Gilcrest. Gary and Julie are wonderful and very accommodating. You will surely relax during your stay at Gilcrest and they are more than willing to help you navigate the area. I love that they have a pool also. We will be back!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for long weekend to do the touristy sites of NH. Great spot. VERY clean, We stayed in the 2 bedroom cottage which is great for a family of 4 or 5. The hosts seems like they really care about the guests experience. They have a nice, very clean pool with 3 grills to cook food. Kitchen is perfectly... More 

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gilcrest is easily accessible to & from the highway. Location is very convenient to the many attractions in the area, or for a quiet day by the pool .Motel room was extremely clean, comfortable, and efficient for our 2 nite stay. Gary & Julie were very warm & welcoming....as was Pemi!!!!! We look forward to visiting again!

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Middletown, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

My wife and I have visited Gilcrest Cottages twice, including this trip, and Gary & Julie are great hosts. The cabin we have rented is perfect for our plans, not to big and not to small. Everything is always clean and they are very accommodating to any requests we have made. Staying there is like visiting with old friend. Additionally,... More 

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South Hamilton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Loved this place, so quaint and cozy. Comfortable room, cottage experience. Will be back! If you are visiting the north country it's an excellent place. Very central to tons of locations, a convenient store and restaurant 1 mile down the road.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A nostalgic escape from everyday living, our "Storybook Cottages and Motel" are close to White Mountain attractions, skiing, and snowmobiling, Gilcrest offers one and two bedroom cottages, and a small eight unit motel often referred to as "connected cottages." Fireplaces, kitchenettes, units have refrigerators and microwaves. Outdoor pool, horseshoes, play area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gilcrest Cottages and Motel

Address: 2378 US Route 3, Thornton, NH 03285-6150
Location: United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > Thornton
Price Range: $97 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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