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GSSS 2023 Where to stay

Where to Stay for Granite State Story Swap, 2023, near the Benz Center in Sandwich, NH.
Accuracy of rates and other details not guaranteed. All rates may vary depending on the booking service you use.

While there are not many places to stay in Sandwich itself, there are several places in easy driving distance.

Local B&B, VRBO and AirB&B in Sandwich:

Jonathan Beede House, 711 Mount Israel Road, Ctr Sandwich, NH. $150-$200/night, double occupancy. (3.6 miles)

VRBO. Coolidge Farm, Coolidge Farm Road, Ctr. Sandwich, NH. $450/night, 4 BR, up to 8 guests. (minimum 2 night stay) (3.1 miles)

AirBnB. Quaint Farmhouse near Squam Lake, Sandwich. $299/night, 3 BR, up to 10 guests. Also available by the room, $79-$161/night. (exact location unknown, probably within 5 miles)

Places to stay near Sandwich, NH (within 20 miles)


Moultonbourough Inn, 340 Whittier Hwy, Rte 25, Moultonborough (minimum 2 night stay) $238+ per night. (8.1 miles)

Center Harbor Inn, 294 Whittier Hwy, Center Harbor. $184/night double occupancy. (8.6 miles)

Boulders Motel, 981 US 3, Holderness, NH Motel rooms from $139/night double occupancy, to cottages for 6-12 people; rates vary. (12.4 miles)

Mill Falls at the Lake, 281 Daniel Webster Hwy, Meredith. $199+/night, double occupancy.  (2 night minimum). (13.5 miles)

EconoLodge Lakes Region, 2365 White Mountain Hwy, West Ossippee, $134+/night miles)

Days Inn Tamworth, 1536 White Mountain Hwy, Chocorua, $139+/night. (15.4 miles)

Quality Inn, 53 West Street, Ashland.  From $153/night. Quality Inn Ashland NH (16.5 miles)

Pilgrim Inn & Cottages, 307 US 3, Plymouth. $99/night, double occupancy. (19.7 miles)

Red Carpet Inn & Suites, 166 Highland St, Plymouth, NH $158+/night, double occupancy. (19.8 miles)


Sutton House B&B. 251 Whittier Hwy, Center Harbor. $165+/double occupancy. (13.7 miles)

Ballard House, 53 Parade Rd, Meredith. B&B. $189/night, double occupancy. (15 miles)

Cheney House, 82 Highland St, Ashland. B&B. $170/night, double occupancy. (15.7 miles)

Glynn House Inn, 59 Highland Street, Ashland. (minimum 2 night stay) B&B. $204+ per night. (15.9 miles)

Nutmeg Inn, 80 Pease Rd, Meredith.  B&B. $169/night, double occupancy. (16.6 miles)

Further away:

(There are many hotels and motels to choose from in the Tilton/Laconia/Weirs Beach/Gilford area that are not far off Rte. 93, and about 20-35 miles from the Benz Center. Many are likely to be cheaper than places closer to Sandwich. I have listed only a few. Search “places to stay near Laconia NH” for more options.)

Cedar Lodge Condo, 375 Endicott Street, Laconia. $95+/night. 1 + 2 BR condos. (17.4 miles)

Best Western Plus Landmark Inn, 480 Main St., Laconia. $136+/night. (23.2 miles)

Gunstock Inn & Suites, 580 Cherry Valley Rd, Gilford. $139+/night. (25.3 miles)

Super 8 by Wyndham Tilton 7 Tilton Rd, Tilton $122+/night (35 miles)

Hampton Inn & Suites, 195 Laconia Rd, Tilton. $141+/night. (35.5 miles)

AirBnB and VRBO. Look for places near Sandwich, Moultonborough, Holderness, Ashland, Tamworth, Center Harbor, or Meredith, all within about 15 miles of the Benz Center.  You will find better rates if you form a group to room together.   4-6 beds in 3-4 bedrooms comes out to less per person than if you look for a single room for 1-2 people. Be sure you check to see how much the cleaning and service fees are.  Also check the cancellation policies.

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