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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
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!
TRAVEL + LEISURE: PICKERING HOUSE INN NAMED #34 RESORT HOTEL IN WORLD
BOSTON GLOBE -- Despite little love for the immediate city of Boston, the Pickering House Inn was named the #1 resort hotel in New England and #3 in the US by the readers of Travel and Leisure magazine. We are thrilled and appreciative of our guest's feedback and are proud to be representing the New Hampshire area!
PICKERING HOUSE INN - A BRIGHT SPOT IN NATIONAL & NEW ENGLAND RANKINGS
VERANDA -- Lauren Wicks, digital editor at Veranda magazine, wrote about her summer trip to Pickering House Inn in an in-depth article entitled “Meet A 200-Year-Old Luxury Boutique Inn with History and Heart on Lake Winnipesaukee.” She highlights her wonderful experience at the Inn, along with a great dinner at Pavilion and a rejuvenating facial at Sky Boutique Spa. We are honored that she calls Pickering House Inn “one of New England’s best hotels!”
VERANDA SPOTLIGHTS PICKERING HOUSE INN AS A TRAVEL DESTINATION
NEW HAMPSHIRE MAGAZINE - - A couple of months after PAVILION restaurant opened, writer Anna Kate Munsey at New Hampshire Magazine wrote a wonderful article that gave readers a taste of the ambience, food and philosophy at PAVILION. We agree with Anna, it is great news for both foodies and those in the Wolfeboro area!
PICKERING HOUSE INN OWNERS OPEN PAVILION RESTAURANT
CHRONICLE -- Once the home of a prominent Wolfeboro businessman, the Pickering House fell into disrepair, but has now been restored into a 10-room boutique luxury inn. A Main Street landmark for more than two centuries, the building has been saved and is now welcoming visitors.
The Pickering House Inn continues to be named in top boutique hospitality experiences. If you're looking for a bite to eat while visiting, check out Executive Chef Jonathon Hudak's creations at the Pavilion.
CHRONICLE FEATURES PICKERING HOUSE INN"S RESTORATION
PICKERING NEWS: Peter and Patty Cooke, owners of Pickering House Inn, joined with Chef Jonathan Hudak to open PAVILION restaurant in December 2020. Despite opening during the COVID-19 pandemic, the new restaurant is flourishing. Get the details in a press release about the new restaurant.
PAVILION RESTAURANT OPENS AND FLOURISHES IN WOLFEBORO
TRAVEL + LEISURE -- When writer Paula Froelich stayed with us in Summer 2020, we didn't know that the result would be a fun story in Travel + Leisure entitled "This Small New England Town Is Also a Secret Celebrity Haven." We loved having Paula stay with us and introducing her to what we love most about Wolfeboro. And it just so happened that her visit overlapped with a famous couple staying with us. No wonder Paula had a ball! "The oldest summer resort in America is still one of its best," she concludes in her article. We couldn't agree more!
TRAVEL + LEISURE: PICKERING & WOLFEBORO A "SECRET CELEBRITY HAVEN"
NEW ENGLAND HOME -- "New Hampshire's Pickering House Inn blends elegance and history," writes author Erika Finch in an article in the September/October 2020 issue of New England Home. Erika interviewed Patty Cooke, principal of Wentworth Style and co-owner and designer of Pickering House Inn, about the inn's renovation and aesthetics. Click the button to read the article or view the entire issue online at nehomemag.com.