YANKEE DOLLAR-STRETCHER DEALS
As a visitor to our state, you not only want to get more for your money, you want to be able to do more for your money. Given the value-conscious nature of New Hampshire, with tax-free shopping and a wide variety of low-cost experiences, we thought it would be great to remind people of all the reasons New Hampshire helps stretch those dollars even further. Attend a fair or festival, dine in our many fine restaurants and cafes, and take advantage of the many different lodging opportunities we offer, from quaint bed & breakfasts and inns to resorts and grand hotels.
All of these Yankee Dollar-Stretcher Deals have the same goal in mind - to save you money and give added-value to your New Hampshire experience. Our members have put together some wonderful offers that will make your visit here a memorable one. Here you can find discounts, special packages, family deals, 2-for-1 offers, kids ski/stay/eat free deals and more. There are even a few offers here that donate their proceeds to charity.
Dartmouth-Lake Sunapee Region
Great North Woods Region
Merrimack Valley Region
White Mountains Region
Dartmouth-Lake Sunapee Region
In Charlestown, the Dutch Treat Bed and Breakfast is offering its "3 for 2" special. Stay two nights and get the third night free. The scenic byway runs right by our Bed and Breakfast; the Connecticut River a few hundred yards away. Come and explore this historic town of Charlestown and save on accomodations. Mention the "NH Special" when booking. Subject to availability. www.thedutchtreat.com. 877-344-0944.
In Bradford, the Rosewood Country Inn is offering its "Economic Stimulus" plan. 50% off any suite with a 2 night minimum until March 28! Pamper yourself with a long soak in a Jacuzzi-for-two, cuddle up by your warm, cozy fireplace, or go out and play in the snow. There's snow shoeing and X-C right from our back door, skiing at Mt. Sunapee or Pat's Peak or a romantic sleigh ride at West Meadow Stables. And we're only 90 minutes from Boston. You must mention this offer when booking. New reservations only. (603) 938-5253. (800) 938-5273. www.rosewoodcountryinn.com. [email protected].
Also In Bradford, the Rosewood Country Inn is offering its "Mother, Daughter, Sisters, and Friends Weekend." The package includes: 2 night's accommodation; Candlelight and Crystal Breakfasts; Gardening Workshop; Four-course Victorian Tea. This package is priced at $39 per person over the standard room rates at the Rosewood Country Inn which begin at $129 per night depending upon the room or suite selected (therefore the two-night package in the lowest priced room would be $336 for two guests or $168 per person, based on double occupancy, exclusive of tax and service). Package is good from 4/30-5/2. 800-938-5273. www.rosewoodcountryinn.com.
In Wilmot, Kayak Country Paddlesports is offering a "May Discount" on river tours. Kayak Country runs afternoon trips on the Blackwater River only minutes from the retail shop. In the month of May save $10 off the regular price of $49 for a mini lesson and guided tour of this pristine river. Tours are scheduled on Sundays in May from 1-4 pm. Call 603-381-8683 or go to www.kayakcountry.com for more information.
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Great North Woods
In Dixville Notch, the Balsams is offering its classic "Full American" package, offered for nearly 50 years. Just like our resort, this package is steeped in tradition. All activities & meals are included at one low price, making the full enjoyment of the resort affordable. Rates start at $214 per person. Package includes: Comfortable Accommodations, Full Buffet Breakfast, Famous Luncheon Buffet, Five-Course Dinner in The BALSAMS Award-Winning Dining Room, Mountain Bike & Boat Rentals, Golf Greens fees (golf carts not included), Live Entertainment and More! In the Winter, guests can enjoy Alpine Skiing at our Private Ski Area, World-Class Cross Country, Snowshoeing and Hiking on more than 60 Miles of Trails and More all for one rate. Pricing and activities are for the Classic Full American Plan. Some restrictions may apply. (800) 255-0600. www.thebalsams.com.
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In Tamworth, the Barnstormers Theatre
has a Friday night family discount. Attend a show on a Friday night and get a discount for families- 50% off the top ticket price, changing it to $14.50 for orchestra tickets and $9.50 in the balcony of the 282-seat theater. "Brigadoon," will open the season, July 7-11. It has a cast of 28 and a five-piece orchestra. The rest of the season will feature such smaller-cast shows as "Private Lives," "Dinner with Friends" and "The Weir." http://www.barnstormerstheatre.org/
In Holderness, the Cottage Place on Squam Lake
is offering its "Family Adventure Package". Starts at $295 for a two night stay. Families will arrive to 4 envelopes outlining tasks that need to be completed by the end of their stay. These exercises promise to foster family togetherness and are designed to improve communication between all members (recommended ages 5 and older - but left to your discretion). At the end of the stay, families will be rewarded with a gift that will remind them of their adventure. 1-877-968-7116. 603-968-7116. [email protected]
In Ashland, the Glynn House Inn is offering "30% April Savings". Stay 2 or more evenings in our elegant Grant, Monroe or Jefferson Suites & save 30% OFF low season rates! Experience the delights of picture postcard perfect rural New Hampshire. Enjoy delicious food, elegant surroundings, modern amenities and uncompromising service at "NH's Finest Small Inn". (866) 686-4362. (603) 968-3775. [email protected]. www.glynnhouse.com.
In Ashland, the Glynn House Inn is offering full time firefighters and police 15% OFF stays of two or more evenings Sunday through Thursday. Take a break at "NH's Finest Small Inn", where guests experience gourmet breakfasts, rural elegance, modern amenities and uncompromising service. (866) 686-4362. (603) 968-3775. [email protected]. www.glynnhouse.com.
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In Contoocook, the Sandy Beach RV Resort is offering its "Visit NH" package. A week stay for the whole family (2 Adults and their children under 18). Includes 4 Hours of Paddleboat Rentals!! Free Early Check-in & Check-Out based on Availability. Enjoy Free Shuffleboard, Bocce, Tennis, Horseshoes, Crafts, Wii Games, Entertainment, Planned Activities & Events! Packages available for Tent Sites, RV Sites & Rental Cabins...Starting at only $99 per week!! (subject to daily resort fee & 9% NH lodging tax). 603-746-3591.
In Salem, America's Stonehenge is offering discounted admission. Get a $1.00 off coupon on our website for adult admissions and $1.00 off any snowshoe rental. 603-893-8300. http://www.stonehengeusa.com/. [email protected].
In Concord, The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center is offering a "buy one - get one free coupon". This can be found at the bottom of the Concord Chamber of Commerce Map & Guide. With no general admission cost, visitors can experience a range of educational and engaging interactive exhibits, like landing a lunar vehicle or flying a space shuttle! For less than the cost of a movie theater ticket, visitors can take a ride across the universe with a variety of planetarium shows to choose from. 603-271-7831. http://www.starhop.com/.
In Merrimack, the New Hampshire home to Anheuser-Busch is offering free brewery tours. Experience a complimentary Budweiser Brewery Tour, see the Clydesdales and visit the Gift Shop for your holiday shopping where you will find unique apparel, gift packages, glassware and more. See http://www.budweisertours.com/ for special coupon savings up to $25.
In Concord, the Courtyard by Marriott is offering its "Shop Til You Drop" special. Enjoy an overnight stay at the Courtyard by Marriott, full breakfast for two, and a $25 Tanger Gift Card to Tanger Outlets - Tilton to enjoy tax-free shopping at over 50 brand name outlets. Plus, receive a free Tanger coupon book filled with over $400 in additional savings for the Tanger Outlets in Tilton. We are conveniently located off I-93 at Exit 15 W, just a short 15 minute drive from the Tanger Outlets in Tilton. Packages start at $119.00 per night. 225-0303. http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/mhtcn-courtyard-concord/.
Also in Concord, the Comfort Inn Concord is offering its "Shop and Stay" special. Enjoy overnight accomodations, all hotel amenities and a $20 Tanger Outlet Center Gift Card. Also, receive a free Tanger coupon book filled with over $400 in additional savings for the Tanger Outlet Center in Tilton, NH (only 15 minutes North of Concord.) Packages start at $79.99 plus tax per night. 463-5201. http://www.comfortinnconcord.com/html/romantic-getaway-new-hampshire.asp#top.
In Henniker, the Henniker House B&B has a "VisitNH.gov" special. Stay 3 weekday nights for the price of 2. Package includes discount admission vouchers to the Canterbury Shaker Village, a national historic landmark and museum in Canterbury, New Hampshire, with 25 restored and 4 reconstructed Shaker buildings and The Fells, where you can tour the historic summer cottage and gardens, with woodland trails and abundant wildlife. In the evening, enjoy a dinner discount to one of the area's fine restaurants. Room rates from $105 per night, double occupancy. Please mention the "visitnh.gov" offer when you call to book at 1-603-428-3198. http://www.hennikerhouse.com/.
In Nashua, the Radisson Nashua Castle is offering a "VisitNH" special. The castle-styled Radisson Nashua Hotel offers comfortable accommodations and friendly service in a convenient, picturesque New Hampshire location. Priced at $139, this package includes one night, double occupancy, plus dinner for two and a spa treatment. Mention "VisitNH" when booking to get this special. 888-9970. http://www.radisson.com/hotels/nhnashua.
In Manchester, the Currier Museum of Art has free Admission during April School Vacation Week, April 26-30. Bring the family to the Currier Museum of Art on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday to enjoy the museum's collections and programs for free (the museum is closed on Tuesdays). The Currier is offering special programs this week for the entire family to enjoy including story time, family gallery talks, hands-on activities, tours, and a musical performance, along with a special kid-friendly menu in the café. Museum admission is also free every Saturday from 10 a.m. - noon and always free to children under 18. www.currier.org. 669-6144, x108.
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In Peterborough, the Peterborough Players are offering a discount on season tickets. The Met: Live in HD opera series at the Peterborough Players has only five operas left in the 2009-2010 season. For a special package discount price of $115 ($10 savings), you can see Der Rosenkavalier (1/9/10), Carmen (1/16/10), Simon Boccanegra (2/6/10), Hamlet (3/27/10), and Armida (5/1/10) in high definition, simulcast live onto a 10' X 16' screen. Box Office: (603) 924-7585. www.peterboroughplayers.org. Special $20 student tickets for each opera always available.
In Marlborough, the Peep-Willow Farm B&B has a pet-friendly special. For the months of May and June, cats, dogs and horses stay free. Usual charge is $15/night/dog, $30/night for a horse. People are $80/night for a double, $55 for a single. Those prices include breakfast and taxes. Peep-Willow Farm is an 18 acre working horse farm Bed & Breakfast where thoroughbreds are born, raised and trained to be top competition horses. Guests are welcome to help with chores, wander around and talk to, feed, or pat the livestock, or sit on the terrace and enjoy the view all the way to the CT River Valley while the newborn foals and their moms frolic before them, but there is no riding. www.peepwillowfarm.com. 876-3807. [email protected].
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In Portsmouth, The Music Hall is offering its "Budget Buys". We make entertainment affordable, bringing you today's top performers and films - award winners in every category - at prices unheard of in major cities. The best seats at our signature series Writers on a New England Stage and The Met@The Music Hall are $13 and $27.50. (Members pay even less!). And, don't forget, $8.50 buys a night of extraordinary cinema. For free, you can relax in the Seacoast's most-talked-about new lobby and bar. Visit the Music Hall's Budget Buys page for all offers under $29. 436-2400.
In Rye, Rye Airfield has two additional special offers. "$25 Day Pass" -or- "$25 Come As You Are" package. Includes one session pass, helmet, elbow and knee pads, and your choice of a bike, skateboard or inline skates. To redeem you must print the coupon from our website - http://www.ryeairfield.com/special.html. Rye Airfield "New England's Premier Skatepark & BMX Track". 964-2800 x16. www.ryeairfield.com.
In Hampton Beach, D.W.'s Oceanside Inn is offering an early season special. Stay 2 Nights at our already discounted price and get 3rd night at 50% off. The 3-5 night pre-season rate ranges from $171-$189/night depending on the type of room and it includes breakfast. This offer is good from June 1-24, 2010. 926-3542. www.oceansideinn.com. [email protected].
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In the Mt. Washington Valley, www.hospitalitymaps.com offers several maps with money saving coupons and offers. Some of the offers include free chocolate, kids eat free offers and lots with a good % off. Check out http://www.hospitalitymaps.com/ to see all the maps and offers available for both the Mt. Washington Valley area and the White Mountains region. 603-356-7011.
In Jefferson, Santa's Village is offering a "Save on Santa's Two Day Tickets" special. For those who want to take advantage of this, please tell our Admissions Helpers. You will be issued a two-day pass at a savings of $5.00 per ticket. Yes, enjoy Santa's Village for two full consecutive days at only $41.00 each. Children ages 3 and younger are free. 603-586-4445. http://www.santasvillage.com/.
In North Conway, the Settlers' Green Outlet Village is offering free membership in the VIP Club. Join the free VIP Club at Settlers' Green Outlet Village for savings of 15% to 30% and more! Print a voucher for a complementary VIP Coupon Book, learn about upcoming sales and receive periodic email updates with exclusive discounts! 888-667-9636. http://www.settlersgreen.com/.
In North Conway, the Cranmore Mountain Lodge is offering its "Shopping Spree" package. Offer includes: 2 night stay at Cranmore Mountain Lodge for 2 in the room of your choice, full country breakfast (full gluten free menu available at no extra charge), A tote bag full of goodies & exclusive coupons from various independent stores on Main Street North Conway Village, A VIP card for extra savings in the Settlers' Green Outlet Stores, a $30 voucher for a dinner or take out at Rafferty's Restaurant and Pub (Full gluten free menu available) or at A Taste of Thai Restaurant, a Valley Pass for discount on dining, horseback riding, gift shop and other activities. If you are driving a hybrid car, you'll get a $20 voucher towards a future stay with us and valid for 6 months. Optional 3rd night with a 10% discount. Starting from $174 for two + tax. (800) 356-3596. (603) 356-2044. http://www.cranmoremountainlodge.com/shoppingspree.html. [email protected].
In North Conway, the Cranmore Mountain Lodge is offering its "Valley Pride Day" package on May 1st. Includes: One or two night stay for 2 in the room of your choice, full country breakfast (full gluten free menu available at no extra charge), a Valley Pride Survival Kit per person, including official trash bags, gloves, bottled water, and ticket to the event end giant barbecue, a $30 voucher for a dinner or take out at Rafferty's Restaurant and Pub (Full gluten free menu available) or at A Taste of Thai Restaurant, a VIP card to shop at Settlers' Green outlet stores, a Valley Pass for discounts on dining, horseback riding, gift shop, and a potted perennial seedling that we've grown at Cranmore Mountain Lodge. If you are driving a hybrid car, you'll get a $20 voucher towards a future stay with us and valid for 6 months (come back and try summer tubing at Cranmore!) Starting from $117 for two for one night or $208 for two for two nights, taxes and gratuities included. (800) 356-3596. (603) 356-2044. http://www.cranmoremountainlodge.com/valleypride.html. [email protected].
In Sugar Hill, the Sunset Hill House Grand Inn is offering a half-off special. Stay mid-week in this historic bed and breakfast and get 1 night ½ off. Offer good Sunday-Thursday. Cannot be used with any other offer. See website for other specials. 800-786-4455 or 603-823-5522. www.sunsethillhouse.com.
In Conway, Sunny Brook Cottages is offering its "7th night free" package. Just stay seven nights in a row in the same cottage and get the 7th night free. We also offer throughout the year the deal of staying for 3 nights at the midweek rates, even if part of the stay is on the weekend (except for the 4 times in the year when prices are higher). [email protected]. 603-447-3922. http://www.sunnybrookcottages.com/.
In Jackson, the Eagle Mountain House and Golf Club is offering its "Storyland Family Vacation" package. This 2 night all-inclusive Storyland Package includes: accommodations for 2 nights, full country breakfast each morning, special family dinner each night, Storyland tickets for each family member for 1 day, Green Fees for the family at our 9 hole golf course. Also enjoy our outdoor heated pool, tennis courts, Jacuzzi & sauna, exercise facility and game room at no additional cost. Rate: $509 for a family of 2 adults and 2 children (6 - 12 years). 383-9111. www.eaglemt.com.
Also in Jackson, the Eagle Mountain House and Golf Club is offering its "Taste of New Hampshire" lodging package. Make this dining experience special by spending the night in this historic hotel. This package includes one night lodging for two in superior accommodations, full country breakfast for two, tickets for two to the "Taste of New Hampshire" Benefit Dinner. Package rate: from $180* for two. *This rate is subject to NH lodging tax and gratuity. 383-9111. www.eaglemt.com.
In Bethlehem, The Wayside Inn is offering its "I Love It Here!" package. Stay 4 nights and get the 5th night free! The Wayside Inn is set by the beautiful Ammonoosuc River a few minutes from the center of Bethlehem in New Hampshire's White Mountains. The historic inn is a favorite for family vacations, romantic getaways and group gatherings any time of the year. In summertime, swim from our private sandy beach by the river. Check out the best hiking trails in New England. Play on a number of championship 18-hole golf courses in Bethlehem and nearby. Bethlehem is also a center for antiques stores and is in the center of all the White Mountains attractions. Room rates are $108-128 for two people and include full breakfasts. 869-3364. [email protected]. www.thewaysideinn.com.
In Bethlehem, the Adair Country Inn is offering its "Dine Yourself Rich" special. The more you wine & dine the less expensive the room! This one night accommodation special is valid every Thursday night until the last Thursday before Christmas Eve. Stay in one of the 9 comfortable rooms at Adair Country Inn & Restaurant at the regular rate and enjoy a fine New England style dinner & wine in the restaurant. Here's the deal...when checking out the next morning, the total amount of your dinner bill (NH tax and gratuity not included) will be deducted from your room rate. The higher the dinner amount...the bigger the discount! Call to reserve or for more details: 1-888/603-444-2600. www.adairinn.com.
Also in Bretton Woods, the AMC Highland Lodge is offering its "Great Outdoors Girlfriend Getaway". There is a wide range of hiking and snowshoeing possibilities for every ability level, from short lake loop trails to easier and moderately challenging hikes to a scenic outlook or lower-elevation summit with sweeping views of Crawford Notch. For experienced outdoor enthusiasts, trailheads for several of New Hampshire's 4,000-foot peaks are within close reach, including Mt. Jackson, Mt. Tom, Mt. Field, and Mt. Willey. Cross-country skiers can also easily connect with the groomed Bretton Woods Nordic ski network using a trail from the backdoor of Highland Lodge, and discount trail passes are available. Package includes all meals, guided programs, use of L.L. Bean gear, Omni Mount Washington Resort spa treatment, and special welcome gift of Farnum Hill Ciders locally-crafted fine cider. Nightly rates start at $223 per person for non-members ($199 for members) for accommodations in a private room with shared bath. Private rooms with private bath are available at an additional cost. The package is available January 3-May 27, 2010, Sunday-Thursday, except for February 14-18. All rates are plus taxes. (603) 466-2727. www.outdoors.org/highland.
In Bartlett, the Attitash Mountain Village is offering its "Shop Till You Drop" package. Book your stay with us and we'll include a logo shopping bag full of exclusive discounts & coupons to some of our favorite shops and restaurants. We will also include lots of great samples, water bottles, and other essentials to make your shopping getaway perfect. Rates will vary by size of accommodations. Available from 1/29/09-1/28/10. Based upon availability, some restrictions may apply. Call for details and availability. May not be combined with other offers. Call for details. www.AttitashMtVillage.com. 800-862-1600 or 603-374-6509.
In North Conway Village, the Colonial Motel is offering its "Recipe for Fun" package. Getaway from the hustle and bustle with the girls! Spend the day shopping and then "drop" into one of our new rooms! Relax in the whirlpool tub/shower before heading off to a fabulous dinner at Decades Steakhouse in the heart of North Conway Village. Includes one night lodging in one of our new rooms w/ two double beds and a whirlpool tub/shower in the bathroom, and a gift certificate for dinner at Decades Steakhouse. Rates vary with type of accommodations and number of people. Available from 7/21/09-3/04/10. Rates quoted are subject to 9% NH tax. Not to be combined with any other discounts or specials. Subject to availability. www.thecolonialmotel.com. 866-356-5178 or 603-356-5178.
In Campton, the Colonel Spencer Inn is offering discounted room rates. For the winter season 11/1 - 12/20, 2009 and 1/3 - 4/30, 2010 we are offering a great special of: Stay 1-Night & your 2nd night is 50% off! 2-night packages from $165 per room. Includes your 2-night stay, country breakfast each morning, and all the great amenities of the Colonel Spencer Inn. Stay 2 Nights & the 3rd Night is Free! When you pay for 2 nights at normal rates your 3rd night is FREE!! Includes your 3-night stay, country breakfast each morning, and all the great amenities of the Colonel Spencer Inn. Several ski resorts are less than 20 minutes away! Normal rates from $110-$125 per night, and accommodation special is based on availability. 603-536-1755. www.colonelspencerbb.com. [email protected].
In Gorham, the Royalty Inn is offering its Spring Super Saver Special. $39/person (2 person minimum per room, $10 for each additional person in the room). This package includes a deluxe room, free hot breakfast, and a coupon for free appetizer and beverage of your choice, with your dinner purchase. Offer is good any Friday or Saturday Night Stay starting April 9 - May 23. 466-3312. 1-800-437-3529. www.royaltyinn.com. [email protected].
Also in Gorham, the Royalty Inn is offering its "Cycling/Mountain Biking" package. One night of deluxe lodging with 2 people in the room, Breakfast each morning, an official cycling packet for each rider (includes: Ride Guide 2nd Edition, Conway Area Mountain Biking Map, Other Cycling info and a Water Bottle) Cost is $109*/person. The Royalty Inn is your four season family resort in the White Mountains! Based on double occupancy, price includes taxes and gratuities, not available with any other offer. 603-466-3312. 1-800-437-3529. www.royaltyinn.com. [email protected].
In Jackson, the Inn at Ellis River is offering its "Multiple Night Discount" package. From January 15 to May 27, stay a third night for $99 - $129 or stay a fourth night for free, excluding holiday weekends. May not be combined with other discount packages or to existing reservations; must be requested at time of booking. www.innatellisriver.com. 603-383-9339 or 800-233-8309.
In North Conway, the Buttonwood Inn is offering multiple night discounts. 2 day stay- take 15% off. 3 day stay- take 20% off. 4 day stay- take 25% off. Packages include a full gourmet breakfast daily, Paula's late afternoon tea with baked treats, use of hot tub and free discount dining vouchers for select restaurants. Discounted shopping vouchers also available. Based on dbl occupancy/rates vary by room type/taxes & gratuities not included. Subject to availability. Good for advance reservations ending no later than June, 2010. You must mention this ad and book two or more nights. Rate example shown is for traditional room 5 for 4 night stay. 800-258-2625. 603-356-2625. [email protected]. www.buttonwoodinn.com.
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The New Hampshire Liquor Commission is offering the following this month:
- Celebrate spring, the earth and great prices during the Earth Friendly Wine Sale going on March 29-April 25 at all NH Liquor & Wine Outlets. Save 15% on 6 or more 750ml or 375ml bottles of wine that are organic, biodynamic or made from grapes that are sustainably farmed. Visit www.nh.gov/liquor/featured_wine.shtml for more info.
Breathe New Hampshire is offering "The Fun Pass" a coupon book full of savings for attractions statewide. For just $25 you will receive incredible discounts through coupons you will really use! You will really save over $1,500 in discounts at over 100 fantastic New England family attractions. www.breathenh.org
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