12-0811-361-1000x478 November 21 2012

5 Tips to Making the Perfect Holiday Martini

We look forward to seeing you in the Martini Lounge at the Stonehurst Manor. But until then, you can learn from us how to make your own perfect holiday martini. 1. The perfect martini begins with the finest ingredients. There is a wide and sometimes confusing playing field of fine gin, vodka and vermouth. Our experts at the Stonehurst Manor recommend tasting several to determine … Read More

fallnh November 12 2012

This Thanksgiving Dine and Shop in North Conway, NH

This year, why not get out of the kitchen for Thanksgiving and let someone else do the cooking? It’s not too late to plan an elegant and relaxing getaway weekend to New Hampshire, where the fall leaves have turned into a beautiful dusting of snow and the stores are stocked with unique, tax-free, made-in-the-USA merchandise. Stonehurst Manor, a restored, turn-of-the-20th-century inn located in the White … Read More

North Conway, NH Skiing November 09 2012

2013 NH Skiing Season Sneak Peek!

By now you have almost certainly dusted off your helmet, sharpened your skis, and started to dream of carving your way through fresh corduroy on your favorite slope. Now it’s time to sit down, and really start planning your 2012-2013 ski season adventures. To that end, we’d like to offer you a bit of advice: take a good long look at what New Hampshire has … Read More

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2 Unforgettable White Mountain Snowmobiling Trails

North Conway and the Mt Washington Valley are packed full of winter fun. Along with sports like skiing and snowshoeing, the area is home to some of the most sought-after snowmobiling in New England. The Mount Washington Valley sports well over 100 miles of snowmobile trails, and there is said to be access to almost 1000 more miles beyond the immediate network. From Bartlett, a … Read More

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Vacation Rentals in North Conway, NH

North Conway, NH – As the Mount Washington Valley is getting cold-weather preparations underway in anticipation of what should prove to be a memorable winter, you are no doubt beginning to map out your own plans for winter vacationing! It’s no secret that North Conway is a winter vacationer’s dream destination; it has been for decades! The reasons to choose North Conway as your vacation … Read More

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Beautiful New Hampshire Weddings

Weddings in the Mount Washington Valley Planning your wedding here in New Hampshire guarantees that your day will be beautiful, memorable, and without a doubt … perfect. For those planning a wedding, New Hampshire truly has it all; from breath-taking scenery, to passionate vendors, to remarkable venues. Time and again, couples choose New Hampshire and in North Conway, NH in particular, as the location to … Read More

fallnh September 27 2012

NH Fall Foliage Update – September 2012

Being that we are a White Mountain hotel , we love fall in the New Hampshire White Mountains! Peak foliage is just around the corner, so here is your fall foliage update! Summary: A new hue each day The weather is playing out exactly as long range forecasts predicted. Cold nights, warm days, and a moderate amount of moisture are beginning to leave their colorful … Read More

NH Weddings September 25 2012

Happiest Wedding Couple

Lauren and Bryan Randolph HOW THEY MET: Bryan and I met our freshman year of college. We dated for 8 1/2 years before finally tying the knot at Stonehurst on September 1st, 2012! We became friends through our shared love of hiking and the outdoors. Over the years, this has made our relationship stronger and there is nothing better than marrying not only your best … Read More

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Signals Point to the Start of Foliage

An autumn-like snap is in the air at night and the first touches of color are beginning to emerge among select hardwoods here in New Hampshire. And it all makes sense, too, considering that the Autumnal Equinox (first day of autumn) is on Saturday, September 22nd; truly right around the corner. While we’re all brimming with excitement and anticipation for fall, there is no need to panic for fear … Read More

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New Hampshire Scenic Foliage Drives

You don’t have to be an adventurer or a hiker to get the feel of the White Mountains during the fall. Driving for pleasure is also a splendid way to experience all that autumn has to offer! The fact is that many of New Hampshire’s scenic byways and roads were hand-cut by early settlers to easily traverse the mountains by way of Gaps, Notches, and Passes. For today’s automobile … Read More