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Boutique Hotels in New England

The very idea of boutique hotels could have been born in New England. Boutique hotels are usually on the small side, with lots of character and a service staff that wants to keep you satisfied and comfortable. The distinctive nooks and corners for New England – from wind-blown cliffside inns of Maine to bustling downtowns to the country roads of Litchfield, CT, are home to boutique hotels that pamper travelers with sweet amenities, intimate service, and authentic New England character. So nice for a romantic getaway or a simple rest in the countryside or a cultural capital.

New England Boutique Hotels

King Suite - Inn at Hastings Park - Lexington, MA
Inn at Hastings Park

2027 Massachusetts Avenue Lexington, MA, 02421 Phone: 781-301-6660

Picturesque inn, picture-perfect setting: a winning combination for guests

The Inn at Hastings Park, 15 miles from Boston, both honors its past and gives a creative nod to the present with its 22 rooms and suites in three thoughtfully restored 19th century buildings. Decor throughout is creative and stylish, and the rooms feature luxurious linens and rain showers. The inn calls its hospitality “revolutionary,” drawing on its location near the battle green where the Revolution began. The staff has recommendations for area activities, from trolley tours of historic sites to visits to local orchards and the homes of famous authors. The inn’s restaurant, Artistry on the Green, offers farm-to-table dining as well as Saturday afternoon teas and Sunday brunches. The inn belongs to the elite Relais & Chateaux association.
Deluxe King Room  Porches Inn at MASS MoCA North Adams Massachusetts
Porches Inn at MASS MoCA

231 River Street North Adams, MA, 01247 Phone: 413-664-0400

Retro and modern touches at this brilliant boutique inn make a stay here relaxing, memorable

Every room and suite in the Porches Inn reflects its unique blend of color and texture, retro and modern. Some tubs in slate-floored baths have claw-feet, others are whirlpool-style. There are spiral staircases – and Apple TVs. Across the street from Mass MoCA, which celebrates contemporary art, the collectibles on the walls of your room might be vintage plates. The inn’s appeal to the senses and its appreciation of its 19th century row-house heritage, makes it a welcoming retreat for guests. There’s also a heated outdoor pool, a native plant woodland for strolling and delicious grab-and-go continental breakfasts. In the area are eclectic shopping and arts venues as well as parks and preserves for hiking, boating, fishing and swimming.

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Fireplace Guest Room - Lord Camden Inn - Camden, ME
Lord Camden Inn

24 Main Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-236-4325 Toll-Free: 800-336-4325

Begin your Maine seaside vacation at this premier downtown boutique hotel

The Lord Camden Inn, Camden’s premier downtown boutique hotel, has everything you need for a classic Maine vacation: exquisite rooms and suites with river, harbor or bay views, some with fireplaces and hot tubs; unsurpassed service; luxurious bedding; and a location just steps from intriguing shops, restaurants, galleries and waterfront activities. Breakfast is included in your stay, which means you can start your day with blueberry muffins, fruit and yogurt or a hearty breakfast sandwich. Get a good workout in the fully equipped fitness room or arrange for an in-room massage. Or, head out for a day of shopping, hiking, kayaking, canoeing or visiting an art or lighthouse museum. In the winter, there’s nearby skiing, snowboarding, snow-tubing, skating and tobogganing.

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Spa Suite Water View 500x250 - Ocean House Resort - Watch Hill, RI
Ocean House Resort

1 Bluff Avenue Watch Hill, RI, 02891 Phone: Toll-Free: 877-346-9442

Luxury boutique resort combines meticulous service, world-class amenities

Uncompromising service, world-class amenities and a matchless beachfront location guarantee your stay at the four-season Ocean House resort will be exceptional. Start your day with coffee on your private terrace overlooking the ocean or Little Narragansett Bay, then arrange for a massage at OH! Spa or a game of croquet or squash, or enjoy the shops and galleries in charming Watch Hill village. Take a surfing lesson at the private white-sand beach, dine at the world-class COAST restaurant, then enjoy an evening by the fire pit, in the 24-hour fitness center or on the beach for a movie and pizza. Rooms and suites feature curated early New England artwork, custom wooden furnishings and luxurious embroidered linens.

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Hoxie House Exterior View with Flagpole - Whaler's Inn - Mystic, CT
The Whaler's Inn

20 East Main Street Mystic, CT, 06355 Phone: 860-536-1506 Toll-Free: 800-243-2588

Boutique hotel celebrates the nautical chic of Connecticut’s picturesque shoreline

The nautical chic of the Connecticut shore is celebrated at The Whaler’s Inn, where decor and atmosphere pay homage to the area’s shipbuilding and seagoing heritage. Five buildings from different historical areas make up the boutique inn, where room and suite amenities include high-speed wireless, Roku streaming devices,plush linens and pleasing views of downtown Mystic, the Mystic River or the Bascule Drawbridge. Included with your stay is the continental breakfast platter at The Shipwright’s Daughter restaurant, where menus are based on the freshest New England ingredients. Area attractions include the Mystic Seaport Museum of America and the Sea, the Mystic Aquarium, shopping in Olde Mistick Village, harbor and schooner tours, an aerial adventure park and a nature center.
Front Hall Fireplace & Staircase - Stanton House Inn - Greenwich, CT
Stanton House Inn

76 Maple Avenue Greenwich, CT, 06830 Phone: 203-869-2110

Elegance and charm make this Greenwich inn a special, home-away-from-home experience

Guests who regularly return to the Stanton House Inn frequently comment on its home-away-from-home atmosphere. That relaxing state is achieved by its friendly staff, its 20 cozy, comfortable suites and rooms, its location on a leafy neighborhood street and its lovely gardens and grounds, perfect for strolling. The elegant boutique inn, a short walk to Greenwich shops and restaurants and close to hiking trails, history and arts venues, also features a seasonal outdoor pool, complimentary breakfast in a sunny dining room and a library perfect for board games or reading by the fire. The inn, dating back to the mid-19th century, renovated in 1900 by architect Stanford White, retains much of the detailed craftsmanship of the era in its common rooms.
Locke Sitting Room - Captain Swift Inn - Camden, ME
Captain Swift Inn

72 Elm Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-230-4028

Completely renovated boutique inn two blocks from charming seaside village

With nine soothing guest rooms and suites, all exquisitely appointed, the Captain Swift Inn offers unforgettable boutique lodging in Camden’s charming seaside village. Two blocks from the harbor as well as an eclectic assortment of shops and restaurants, the totally renovated inn, a AAA 4-Diamond property, features three fireplaced sitting rooms, a full-service bar and a sumptuous three-course candlelit breakfast. Rooms in the original part of the inn may boast pumpkin-pine wide-board flooring, hand-hewn beams, original fireplaces and molding; rooms in the additions may feature outdoor decks and oversized whirlpool tubs. Enjoy a brandy by the fire or out on the patio by the fire pit. Nearby activities include windjammer cruises, hiking, biking, antiquing and lighthouse tours.
Williamsville Bathroom - Four Colums Inn - Newfane, VT
Four Columns Inn

23 West Street Newfane, VT, 05345 Phone: 802-365-7713

Boutique inn offers all that is unique, from room decor to spa treatments

Four Columns Inn is open! Availability is limited during the reopening period, so please call for up-to-date reservations. Also, visit our FAQ for our COVID policies & procedures.

Enjoy the tranquil countryside, the fresh air and the unique offerings at the Four Columns Inn, nestled on 138 acres of lawns, gardens and ponds (and even a babbling brook). At this relaxing getaway, there’s an appreciation for the unique, from the individual decor of the 16 guest rooms, including original art, to the spa’s massages by the pond in the summer to dining outside in the garden from a menu that features the offerings of area farms. At this boutique hotel, you can get a lavender scrub facial, soak in a hot tub in your room or unwind by the fireplace.
Deluxe King Room - Salem Waterfront Hotel - Salem, MA
Salem Waterfront Hotel

225 Derby Street Salem, MA, 01970 Phone: 978-740-8788 Toll-Free: 888-337-2536

Luxurious hotel in the heart of it all the perfect headquarters to explore Salem

With all the luxurious amenities and exemplary service you would expect to find only in a major metropolis, the Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites is right in the heart of it all in a city perfect for romantic getaways, staycations and family fun. Rooms and suites are spacious and comfortable, there’s a heated indoor pool and state-of-the-art fitness center, a fun casual-dining pub and patio, and the hotel is the only one in town with its own marina for sailboats and power boats. Walk along Pickering Wharf with its unique assortment of boutique shops and eateries, visit the Peabody Essex Museum or Witch Museum, go on a whale watch or walk the heritage trail.
Room 2 - Hotel on North - Pittsfield, MA
Hotel on North

297 North Street Pittsfield, MA, 01201 Phone: 413-358-4741

Berkshires hotel’s history combines nicely with its chic, modern vibe

Echoing the all-encompassing character of the Berkshires, the chic Hotel on North celebrates both its 19th century past (it was a famous haberdashery) and its vibrant, modern spirit. The boutique hotel’s 45 rooms are individually designed, with hand-crafted pieces, original art and modern amenities like super-fast wi-fi. Some have wet bars, gas fireplaces and kitchenettes, and the Library Suite has 125 book-and memorabilia-filled bookshelves and a rolling library ladder! Play a board game in the lounge, use a day pass to visit the fitness center next door, book an in-room massage or explore the bountiful Berkshires’ museums, gardens, ski areas, parks, shopping and arts venues.
Junior Suite Bedroom - Hanover Inn - Hanover, NH
Hanover Inn

Two East Wheelock Street Hanover, NH, 03755 Phone: 603-643-4300 Toll-Free: 800-443-7024

Historic inn charms visitors with comfortable accommodations, nearby activities

Overlooking the scenic Dartmouth College Green, the Hanover Inn Dartmouth is pleased to provide guests with a historic boutique hotel experience, from roomy, finely appointed accommodations to New England dining at its best. Whether you are staying at the inn for business, a romantic getaway or a family vacation, you’ll find the hospitality warm and the amenities, including free wi-fi, access to a fitness center and a children’s video lending library, guest-centric. The inn is close to fun activities from skiing, snowboarding and golf to art and science museums, wildlife and cultural centers. Shop Main Street’s boutiques or hike the Appalachian Trail: Let this charming inn be your headquarters.
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View from the Harbor - Grand Harbor Inn - Camden ME
Grand Harbor Inn

14 Bay View Landing Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-230-7177 Toll-Free: 877-553-6997

Escape into another world (or two) at this distinctive boutique inn on Camden Harbor

At the Grand Harbor Inn on the edge of scenic Camden Harbor, the shingled cottage exterior suggests classic New England coastal vacations, and the elegant interior, rustic and romantic, hints at an escape to a Tuscan villa. The combination ensures an unforgettable getaway for guests, who find the harbor views from their finely appointed rooms and suites breathtaking. Accommodations also include fireplaces, private balconies, luxurious bedding and hot tubs. Modern inn amenities include a generous continental breakfast delivered to your door each morning and passes to the nearby YMCA with a state-of-the-art fitness center, pool and rock-climbing wall. You’ll find Camden as charming as the inn, with its one-of-a-kind restaurants, shops and galleries.

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Grounds & Ocean View - Inn at Ocean's Edge - Lincolnville, ME
Inn at Ocean's Edge

24 Stonecoast Road Lincolnville, ME, 04849 Phone: 207-236-0945

Enjoy this boutique inn’s amenities, water views and perfect coastal location

At the luxurious Inn at Ocean’s Edge, you can choose from studio suites above the poolhouse with breathtaking views of Penobscot Bay; or one of 18 guest rooms in the Main Inn, with balconies and countryside views; or Hilltop rooms with ocean views. Enjoy a gourmet breakfast, relax in your room or suite in a hot tub or before a gas fireplace, get a massage at the Poolhouse Spa, unwind in the heated harborview infinity pool or set out to explore the area’s quaint coastal towns, lively arts and harbor communities. Hike, kayak, take a winery or brewery tour or go out on a schooner cruise. Let this lovely inn serve as your perfect vantage point for exploring beautiful mid-coast Maine.
Executive Fireplace Room - Lenox Hotel - Boston, MA
Lenox Hotel

61 Exeter Street at Boylston Boston, MA, 02116 Phone: 617-536-5300 Toll-Free: 800-225-7676

Old-world service in the heart of Boston

In a city graced by historic charm, The Lenox is a Boston landmark. Ideally situated in Boston’s fashionable Back Bay the hotel is located just steps away from shopping on fashionable Newbury Street, Prudential Center and Copley Place, the Museum of Fine Arts and Fenway Park. Uncompromising standards set the tone for the highest level of hospitality, especially for those who are accustomed to an intimate atmosphere and quiet luxury. This four-diamond hotel, an industry leader in environmental initiatives, features spacious guest rooms with elegant décor, working fireplaces, valet parking and numerous amenities including bathrobes, umbrellas and turndown service. Enjoy fine dining at nationally recognized City Table, a signature cocktail at City Bar or an authentic Irish pub experience at Sólás.
New Loft Suite - Mill Street Inn - Newport, RI
Mill Street Inn

75 Mill Street Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-849-9500 Toll-Free: 800-392-1316

Small comforts by the sea

This small boutique hotel, housed in a building named a National Historic Landmark, is perfectly set on the scenic harbor steps away from waterfront shops and restaurants in the Historic Hill neighborhood of Newport. This all suite hotel features 23 spacious and luxurious suites with original beams and exposed brick walls combining combine contemporary design and technology with historic charm. Each offers down feather beds with 400 thread count linens, free wireless internet, flat screen TV's, marble bathrooms, plush bathrobes, mini-bar and fridge, and complimentary continental breakfast and afternoon tea. You may also request suites with balconies, living rooms and gas fireplaces. A rooftop patio for sunny morning breakfasts give guests an expansive view of this beautiful city by the sea.
Harbor View Room - Brenton Hotel - Newport, RI
Brenton Hotel

31 America's Cup Avenue Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-849-3100

Special experiences await guests at this luxurious, harborside boutique hotel

The Brenton Hotel, which debuted in the summer of 2020 as Newport’s newest luxury boutique hotel, is your gateway to all that is lively and fun in this spectacular seaside city. With its harbor perch, the hotel offers guests spectacular water and city views from its 57 sumptuously appointed rooms and suites. Dine in the hotel’s Living Room or sip a craft cocktail on its glorious Rooftop. Other special experiences await, including rooftop yoga, in-room spa treatments, nibbles and drinks aboard a private boat and staff-led biking, running and walking tours. Let the concierge design a Newport itinerary or explore the city’s mansions, beaches, museums, entertainment and sports venues on your own. Boat and trolley tours leave from right outside the Brenton’s door.
Cozy Guestroom - Portland Harbor Hotel - Portland, ME
Portland Harbor Hotel

468 Fore Street Portland, ME, 04101 Phone: 207-775-9090

Exceptional accommodations, location, service hallmarks of this harborside hotel

What do you think of when you hear “boutique hotel”? At the Portland Harbor Hotel, they believe it means attention to all the details, big and small. That means chocolates on the pillow and quality bedding in a unique room (no two of the 95 rooms are alike) appointed with local art. It means a sweet garden view or a cityscape seen from your comfortable sitting area. It means a restaurant with the freshest seafood around. It means grabbing a complimentary bicycle and heading out to explore one of the country’s great small cities. And it means a staff that goes above and beyond to make your stay in this elegant hotel, in the city’s vibrant Old Port district, an exceptional one. Please check our COVID policies and services page before booking your stay.
Classic Queen Guest Room - The Kennebunkport Inn - Kennebunkport, ME
Kennebunkport Inn

One Dock Square Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-2621 Toll-Free: 800-248-2621

Experience an authentic Maine vacation from this classic historic inn

From its perch at the top of the village center, the historic Kennebunkport Inn, the former mansion of a 19th century tea merchant, offers guests a one-of-a-kind seaside experience. Its 35 rooms and suites are spacious, some with gas-burning fireplaces and river views, all elegantly appointed with period furniture. Its restaurant is cozy and welcoming, serving unique takes on classic fare. And its location in the heart of the village means guests can walk to an eclectic assortment of shops, restaurants and galleries as well as other attractions, from whale watches and lobster tours to deep-sea fishing excursions and sunset cruises. Walk along the beach or bike through the charming streets: Experience an authentic Maine vacation.
Modern Lobby 500x250 - Battery Wharf Boston Hotel - Boston, MA
Battery Wharf Boston Hotel

Three Battery Wharf Boston, MA, 02109 Phone: 617-994-9000 Toll-Free: 800-257-7544

Relax into your luxurious urban oasis at this impressive harborfront hotel

Find your urban oasis at the Battery Wharf Hotel, where modern luxury and amenities are intertwined with New England tradition and hospitality. There’s a unique sense of place at this boutique hotel on Boston’s scenic and historic waterfront, steps from the famous Freedom Trail as well as the delightful North End, the aquarium, shops, galleries and restaurants. Watch boats sail into the harbor from the Harbor Walk or from your luxurious room or suite, with pillow-top mattresses, fine European linens and state-of-the-art entertainment systems. The hotel is also home to the award-winning Exhale spa. Ask about special packages for Northeast residents and for families.
Room Saybrook Point Inn & Spa Old Saybrook Connecticut
Saybrook Point Resort & Marina

Two Bridge Street Old Saybrook, CT, 06475 Phone: 860-395-2000 Toll-Free: 800-243-0212

Coastal resort provides a full slate of lodging, entertainment, relaxation options

You really can have it all at Saybrook Point Resort & Marina, on the picturesque Connecticut coastline. There are all the charms of nearby small towns with art and history museums, galleries and cultural venues, parks and beaches, as well as the exciting possibilities of two casinos only a half-hour away. Your lodging options range from comfy rooms and luxurious suites to distinctive rooms in two unique guest houses to the Lighthouse Suite on the main dock. Dine on fresh local cuisine at Fresh Salt (ask about the Sunday brunch!), get a massage or facial at the on-site spa, swim in the pools or book an exercise class in the Fitness Club. Check the website for details of the Stay Safe at Saybrook program.
Breakfast in Bed - XV Beacon - Boston, MA
XV Beacon

15 Beacon Street Boston, MA, 02108 Phone: 617-670-1500 Toll-Free: 877-982-3226

Luxurious amenities, classic service distinguish this boutique hotel

Custom-designed rooms and suites, peerless personal service, fine-dining in a chic steakhouse and a location in an historic, lamplit neighborhood: That’s a recipe for a remarkable experience, and you can have just that at XV Beacon, the luxury boutique hotel located in a turn-of-the-century landmark Beaux Arts building. A sense of history is part of the atmosphere in the hotel, with its extensive art collection, grand marble staircase and mahogany paneling. But luxurious modern touches include fine linens, pillow menus, gas fireplaces, Italian marble bathrooms, fresh flowers and cashmere throws. Pet-friendly and with a 24-hour fitness room and rooftop deck, the hotel prides itself on impeccable service and a sense of peace and privacy for its guests.XV Beacon ranked 1st on Conde Nast's list of 10 Top Hotels in Boston: Readers Choice Awards 2017-20.
Exterior View Wide 500x250 - Deerfield Inn - Deerfield, MA
Deerfield Inn

81 Old Main Street Deerfield, MA, 01342 Phone: 413-774-5587

Historic charm, modern amenities, central location hallmarks of this lovely inn

A welcome sight for travelers since 1884, the charming Deerfield Inn, nestled between stately 18th and 19th century homes on a tree-lined street, still offers visitors impeccable service, superb casual dining and an atmosphere that exudes comfort. Each of the room’s 24 guestrooms – 11 in the main inn and 13 in the carriage house – is finely appointed with antiques and period reproduction furniture. Other amenities include free wi-fi, comfy reading chairs, chamois robes and continental breakfasts delivered right to your room. Champney’s Restaurant & Tavern serves the freshest local ingredients in its creative, classic menu. The inn is half an hour from five colleges and close to art and history museums, gardens, working farms and great shopping. Please visit our website to see current COVID policies.
Deluxe Room Stonehurst Manor North Conway New Hampshire
Stonehurst Manor

3351 White Mountain Highway North Conway, NH, 03860 Phone: 603-356-3113 Toll-Free: 800-525-9100

To the manor borne – and relaxed

Enjoy stunning vistas of New England’s most mountainous region from the comforts of your room, the garden or poolside at this turn of the century mansion and boutique hotel. Set on 30 pine wooded acres you’ll find rooms with king, queen and four poster beds, some with fireplaces and hot tubs. Food lovers will enjoy the gourmet restaurant and a nightcap in the library lounge with a warming fireplace. There are Adirondack chairs and quiet places in the spacious gardens to relax, and tennis, a seasonal outdoor pool and hot tub. North Conway is in a sweet spot for golf, hiking, biking, horseback riding and skiing. Tax free shopping and elegant comforts are yours in a mountain setting that can’t be beat. Complimentary dinner and breakfast when you book direct - click our book a room icon above!
Firelplace Bedroom Reluctant Panther Inn & Restaurant Manchester Village Vermont
Reluctant Panther Inn & Restaurant

39 West Road Manchester Village, VT, 05254 Phone: 802-362-2568 Toll-Free: 800-822-2331

Step into elegance and sophistication

The Reluctant Panther in Manchester Village is southern Vermont's premier boutique hotel, featuring 20 rooms and suites that encompass modern hospitality. We do still feel that connection to the past, which is why you'll also find historic accents - antique furnishings, fireplaces, marble baths and original museum-quality artwork. A similar approach was taken with Reluctant Panther's award-winning restaurant - sophisticated modern takes on traditional New England dishes by Executive Chef Sigal Rocklin, featuring locally raised and grown ingredients. And Manchester Village is one of Vermont's best-loved destinations in any season for shopping, outdoor recreation, or just a romantic weekend.
Exterior with Chairs - The Spa at Norwich Inn - Norwich, CT
The Spa at Norwich Inn

607 West Thames Street Norwich, CT, 06360 Phone: 860-425-3500 Toll-Free: 800-275-4772

An inn surrounded by beauty, a spa that's sensual and sensational

Amid century-old oaks, perennial gardens and spring-fed ponds, the Spa at Norwich Inn invites guests to rejuvenate and relax. To that end, a vast menu of spa services includes several types of massage, facials, manicures, makeup tips and body treatments. The menu is also first rate at another inn amenity: Kensington’s restaurant, where comfort food is given unexpected twists to delight diners. The inn’s rooms, suites and getaway villas are thoughtfully decorated and appointed, with spa touches including plush robes. To complete your rejuvenation process, there’s an indoor pool, fitness center, sauna and steam room, hot tub and a host of classes and demonstrations on everything from yoga, tennis and pilates to healthy cooking. Golf and great hikes are nearby.

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