Inn at Pleasant Lake

Select Registry Member Since 2016

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Inn at Pleasant Lake

Select Registry Member Since 2016

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The Basics

We are a full-service inn that offers comfortable accommodations and award-winning gourmet dining in a tranquil New England setting. We offer convenient access to the beach, the mountains, artistic venues, local shopping, and a wide array of outdoor activities. Whether you are looking for a quiet romantic escape, or an exhilarating outdoor adventure, our New London bed and breakfast will provide an unmatched experience.

Things We Love

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Enjoy top rated, locally sourced dining in our restaurant, Oak & Grain

Inn at Pleasant Lake

We off er private beach access at one of New Hampshire's cleanest lakes with views of Mt. Kearsarge and Pleasant Lake

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We give guests custom designed weddings and events of a lifetime

At A Glance

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Electric Vehicle Charger
  • Smoke-Free Property
  • Free On-site Parking
  • Concierge Services
  • Family Friendly
  • Pub, Tavern or Bar Onsite
  • Fireplaces in Some Guestrooms
  • Fireplace or Firepit Onsite
  • Jetted Tubs - Some Rooms
  • Full House Rental Available
  • Weddings & Events Available

Best For

  • Culinary Experiences/Regional Cuisine
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Wedding/Special Occasion/Celebration

In The Know

Here are a few things you can't miss when you visit...

  • Incredible summer stock theater for 94 years at the New London Barn
  • Check out the Ice House Museum - for Cool Antique Car Collection
  • Rent Kayaks or boats on Lake Sunapee at Sargent Marina
  • Best Tackle and Game shop at The Tackle Shack in Newbury
  • Live Entertainment at The Onyx Tavern at summertime Tapas
  • Check out local Art micro Gallery at New London Inn


A breathtaking property on the shores of Pleasant Lake and just minutes from historic New London, NH, Inn at Pleasant Lake is the perfect year-round getaway. We are consistently rated on TripAdvisor as the #1 New London New Hampshire Bed and Breakfast & Restaurant.  We are a full-service inn that offers comfortable accommodations and award-winning gourmet dining in a tranquil New England setting. All junior suites and classic rooms feature high-quality linens, private bathrooms, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Most of our rooms offer stunning views of the Lake and Mount Kearsarge. Each morning we delight our guests with a delicious hearty breakfast. Enjoy strolling through New London’s quaint shops, art galleries, and the famous New London Barn Play House, or spend a day at the Inn relaxing on the beach and paddling on Pleasant Lake. During the winter spend a day on the slopes at Mount Sunapee Resort or ski Ragged Mountain, snowshoe or Nordic Ski on our local trails, or just sneak away for a romantic getaway. End your perfect day with an unforgettable dining experience at our #1 rated restaurant – Oak & Grain. Come and enjoy relaxed elegance at the historic Inn at Pleasant Lake!  We offer privacy for groups whether it’s your wedding celebration, business retreat, family reunion, or just a special dinner.

+ #1 on TripAdvisor both Lodging and Restaurant (Hall of Fame)

+ Voted Best B&B 2019 New Hampshire Magazine People's Choice

+ Voted Best Romantic Getaway 2018 New Hampshire Magazine

+ Awarded Best of Weddings 2019 from the Knot (based on guest feedback)


Inn Amenities: Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Restaurant On Site, Wine/Spirits Available

Food & Wine

Be our guest and share spectacular lake view dining in a setting as world-class as our service and as tasteful as our food. Dinner at Oak & Grain is a fine dining experience featuring a five-course, locally sourced pre-fixe menu, that our guests say is not to be missed. Wednesday thru Sunday we offer a single seating including a cocktail hour and special chef’s presentation – the table is yours for the night. Historic venue, breath-taking views of Pleasant Lake and Mt. Kearsarge, unparalleled service, amazing flavors – come discover why our guests rate us as New London’s best fine dining.

Meals Offered: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the public

Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Yes

Breakfast: Complimentary

Breakfast Service: Continental, Full

Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables, Flexible Times

Alcohol Permits: Beer, Wine, Spirits

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Picnics Available

Rooms & Suites

Our New London bed and breakfast includes 5 junior suites and 5 classic rooms, each offering high-end linens, Wi-Fi internet, and private bathrooms. Most of our accommodations offer views of Pleasant Lake and Mount Kearsarge, and several of our suites have whirlpool tubs and separate sitting rooms with additional sleeping options for small groups or families. A full breakfast in our lake view dining room is included with your stay, as well as afternoon tea. Guests will also enjoy semi-private access to Pleasant Lake, including a sandy beach and complimentary watercraft for exploring the Lake.

Accommodations: Apartments, Suites

# of Rooms: 10

Beds: Queen, King

Safes: Front Desk

Handicap Accessible: Limited

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Rollaway Available, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi

For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.

Guest Services

In addition to our standard features, we offer rare access to our private community beach, with complimentary use of resort amenities including watercraft, tennis courts, bocce courts, beach volleyball, basketball court, and hand-crafted patio games and puzzles.

Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary

Front Desk/Security: OnSite

Corporate Rates: No

Inn Amenities: Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Restaurant On Site, Wine/Spirits Available

Location Type

Location Type: Small Town/Village, Mountains, Waterfront, Waterview


• A 50% deposit is required at the time of booking
• Weekends May through the end of October require a two-night stay. Columbus Day requires a three-night minimum.
• If cancellations are needed we require notice 14 days in advance.
• all alcoholic beverages consumed on the Inn's property must be purchased from the Inn. We are happy to serve you wine, beer or spirits from our full bar upon request.
• When booking 5 or more rooms at a time, an eight-week cancellation policy will be in effect for cancellation of rooms.
• Rates are for double occupancy, additional guest will cost $25 per night.
• Check-in is between 3:00 pm and 9:00 pm check out is at 11:00 am. If other accommodations are needed they can be made.
• Smoking is not permitted
• Room Rates and Food and Beverages are subject to 9% NH rooms and meals tax.

Minimum Stay Required: Weekends, Holidays, Peak Season

Pet-Friendly: No

Smoking Policy: Outside Only

Family Friendly: Yes

Weddings & Events

Inn at Pleasant Lake provides a stunning backdrop for romantic New Hampshire weddings. If you are looking for an intimate event we offer several small elopement and destination wedding packages, or we can host large celebrations up to 200 guests. Our award-winning chef will help you design the perfect menu for a memorable event. Get married in our garden setting with unforgettable views of Pleasant Lake and Mount Kearsarge.

Wedding/Events Capacity: 150-199

Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremony, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinner, Bridal Luncheon, Elopement

Wedding Services & Amenities: Wedding Planner, Officiant, Caterer

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Reception Seating: 25-175

Banquet Seating: 80-175

Max Capacity Outdoor: 200

Business Travel & Events

Inn at Pleasant Lake provides a unique setting for team retreats, meetings, or holiday parties. Our common rooms are quiet and we can guarantee total privacy and comfort. Rooms vary in size to accommodate different groups. Our full-service kitchen and bar will tailor refreshments and services to your unique needs. Audio and visual equipment is available upon request. We can assist you in putting together team building activities including scenic local hikes, skiing or snowshoeing, boat cruises, or beach activities. Enjoy award-winning dining and unique gatherings spaces that will boost your team’s creativity.

# of Meeting Rooms: 3

Meeting Types: Business Meeting, Retreats, Social

Meeting Amenities: Onsite Catering

Meeting Facilities: Indoor

Business Travel & Event Max Capacity: 20

Max Capacity Boardroom: 30

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