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NORTHSHORE -- When local residents Patty and Peter Cooke saved the Pickering House in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, from being torn down and replaced by a big-box shop, the couple could not have imagined its transformation—from a dilapidated 1813 building into a luxury inn, winning Travel & Leisure’s Number 1 Resort in New England for its ambiance, décor, and hospitality.
NORTHSHORE: PICKERING HOUSE OFFERS A WOLFEBORO ESCAPE RICH IN DELICIOUS DETAIL
TRAVEL + LEISURE -- Travel writer Rachel Chang highlights Pickering's recent accolades from Travel + Leisure where Pickering was named the #1 Resort Hotel in the US, #1 in New England, and #4 in the World. She writes "what truly earns Pickering House Inn its raves is the thought and care that the Cookes have put into the smallest details, accumulated from their own wish list during their travels. The result is the idyllic balance between all modern amenities of a luxury resort (think: heated tiled bathroom floors and electronic showers controls) and a rustic bed-and-breakfast vibe (a gourmet breakfast in the Gathering Room is included with every stay)." We are honored to have received this recognition!
TRAVEL + LEISURE: THIS CHARMING NEW HAMPSHIRE INN WAS JUST VOTED THE NO. 1 RESORT IN NEW ENGLAND
BRIDES MAGAZINE -- Erin Lindholm included Pickering House Inn as one of the highlights in her recent article about the 20 best rustic wedding venues in the US. The combination of the Inn, Barn at Pickering, and the wonderful surrounding outdoor spaces are the perfect backdrops to your special day. We have loved hosting wedding events at the Inn and greatly appreciate being included in this article!
BRIDES MAGAZINE: PICKERING HOUSE NAMED ONE OF THE 20 BEST RUSTIC WEDDING VENUES IN THE US
TRAVEL + LEISURE -- According to T+L writer, Samantha Falewée, "this cozy 10-room guest house in eastern New Hampshire has been a T+L reader favorite for years. One factor contributing to its staying power? Its location in the center of leafy Wolfeboro means the inn is within walking distance of Lake Winnipesaukee and nearby hiking. "Everything here is wonderful," gushed one voter." We are absolutely thrilled to be named the #1 in the US!
TRAVEL + LEISURE: PICKERING HOUSE INN NAMED 2022 #1 RESORT HOTEL IN THE US
TRAVEL + LEISURE -- When writer Tim Latterner released this year's list for New England, we were very excited to see that we were named #1 for the second year in a row. According to T+L, "It surpasses all expectations, and the food is incredible." The hotel has just 10 rooms, so everyone who stays there gets special care. From the inn, it's just a short walk to the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee." Check out the full list for New England by clicking the button below.
TRAVEL + LEISURE: PICKERING HOUSE INN NAMED 2022 #1 RESORT HOTEL IN NEW ENGLAND
TRAVEL + LEISURE -- When writer Chadner Navarro announced the worlds best awards, we were blown away by being named #4 in the World. T+L highlights the "two-year renovation completed in 2018 transformed this historic home (originally built in 1813) into a charming 10-room guesthouse. Not far from the bucolic shores of Lake Winnipesaukee, the inn's individually designed rooms come with a gourmet breakfast expertly prepared by executive chef Jonathan Hudak."
TRAVEL + LEISURE: PICKERING HOUSE INN NAMED 2022 #4 HOTEL IN THE WORLD
TRAVEL + LEISURE --Set inside a landmark mansion near Lake Winnipesaukee, this contemporary guest house has just 10 rooms, each with its own distinct look and feel. Included in every say is a gourmet daily breakfast and light snacks that are best enjoyed on the inn's expansive covered deck. As if the hotel itself wasn't charming enough, it's also set on the edge of the idyllic town of Wolfeboro, New Hampshire.
TRAVEL + LEISURE: PICKERING HOUSE INN NAMED ONE OF THE 14 BEST BOUTIQUE INNS IN THE WORLD
BRIDES MAGAZINE -- Lindsay Cohen included Pickering House Inn as one of the highlights in her recent article about quintessential New England escapes that bring the romance. She writes that "Pickering House Inn is without a doubt the most charming and romantic lodging in the Lake Winnipesaukee area." We couldn't agree more and are thrilled to have been included in this article.
BRIDES MAGAZINE: PICKERING HOUSE ONE OF THE 10 MOST ROMANTIC GETAWAYS
PICKERING HOUSE INN: A wonderful year highlighted by recogintion as the # 1 Resort Hotel in New England by TRAVEL + LEISURE Magazine
TRAVEL + LEISURE -- New England resorts run the gamut: from beach escapes to Gilded Age mansions to quiet country inns. One place that hits all the marks for service, amenities, and charm is the Pickering House Inn. One reader gushed, "If you want a romantic, quiet, and peaceful getaway from the hustle and bustle, come here. Amazing ambiance and delicious food. They pamper you and make you feel so special. Go make some beautiful memories. You won't regret it."
TRAVEL + LEISURE: PICKERING HOUSE INN NAMED #1 RESORT HOTEL IN NEW ENGLAND
TRAVEL + LEISURE -- From Malibu to Miami Beach, the settings that lay claim to the best resort hotels in the US are varied and dynamic. And while the hotels that emerged as voter favorites are also incredibly diverse in size and style, there's one major takeaway that unites them: They've all provided unparalleled hospitality, even amid the most difficult of circumstances.
TRAVEL + LEISURE: PICKERING HOUSE INN NAMED #3 RESORT HOTEL IN US
TRAVEL + LEISURE -- Every year for the World's Best Awards, Travel + Leisure asks their readers to weigh in on travel experiences around the globe — to share their opinions on the top hotels, resorts, cities, islands, cruise ships, spas, airlines, and more. Hotels were rated on their facilities, location, service, food, and overall value. We are thrilled to have made the list!