Colby Hill Inn

3 The Oaks P.O. Box 779, Henniker, New Hampshire 03242
Innkeeper(s): Mason and Cynthia Cobb/Owners
 

Room 1

$195.00 / $213.00 night

Originally the front parlor of the house, this large, first floor, corner guest room features a queen-sized brass bed with large windows facing East and South for lots of sunlight. Two velvet chairs face the original wood burning fireplace (of course we provide the firewood, kindling and matches!), making this a great spot for a glass of wine or a cozy nook in which to read. Oriental rugs, sheer draperies with bullion fringe, and an antique bureau add to the elegance of the room. This guest room is one of the most romantic, and requested, guest rooms in the inn.

Take a peek outside one of the windows for the best view of our majestic maple tree on the front lawn of the Main Inn. Small private bathroom with shower. Inn history tells us this room was a favorite of Geena Davis (New England College Alumni) who stayed here when she gave the commencement address at New England College in the nineties! All guestrooms include hairdryers. This guest room can accommodate a roll away for a third guest.

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Room 2

$170.00 / $189.00 night

This lovely and spacious corner guest room is located on the first floor of the main inn. A reproduction Shaker four-poster queen-sized bed adds to the elegance of this room. With windows facing both South and West, there is plenty of sunlight. It is so tranquil and quiet; you can relax in the wing chair, listen to the birds chirping in the nearby trees, and enjoy the peaceful environment. Views out the window include our lovely garden area and gazebo. A matelasse coverlet with plush comforter in shades of soft aqua and beige gives this room a quiet sense of elegance. Period antiques, including an historic sewing machine table as a nightstand, make this a special room. Slip into a Colby Hill Inn bathrobe while you visit and relax. Private full bathroom with bathtub/shower combination. All guestrooms include a hairdryer. This guest room can accommodate a roll away for a third guest.

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Room 3

$216.00 / $234.00 night

Ah...the memories that have been made here! This is a favorite room for honeymooners and special celebrations. This is a delightful and very large corner room with plenty of light (windows facing East and South) on the second floor of the Main Inn. Original wide wood planked floor, wainscoting and elegant wallpaper and fabrics in shades of blue and cranberry highlight this room. The king-sized brass and white iron bed faces an original wood burning fireplace (of course we supply the firewood, kindling and matches!). Matelasse coverlet, down comforter, and lots of pillows guarantee restful slumber! Two classic wing chairs on either side of the fireplace make this the ideal guest room for relaxation, a private dinner for two, or a tranquil reading spot. Oriental rugs, sheer draperies, original artwork, and period antiques add to the ambience of this guest room. A private bath with tub/shower combination completes this room. All guest rooms include a hairdryer. This guest room can accommodate a roll away for a third guest.

 

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Room 4

$216.00 / $234.00 night

Our very favorite bed resides in this lovely and large corner guest room on the second floor of the main inn! Overlooking the inn’s historical perennial gardens, apple tree, antique barns, and gazebo, this room is so charming! Enjoy lots of windows for morning and afternoon sun (facing South and West) and lovely sunsets. The bed is a beautiful rope-turned four-poster king-sized bed facing a romantic gas fireplace (just flick the switch and you have instant warmth and ambience). Comfy wall-to-wall carpeting covers the floors. Matelasse coverlet with custom-made comforter, pillow shams and draperies complete this newly renovated guest room. An antique velvet chair and elegant fainting couch complete the seating area in front of the fireplace. Perfect for cozy fireside reading, a private dinner in your room, or a glass of bubbly, this is one of the most elegant and comfortable rooms in the inn which makes up for the small private bath with shower! All guestrooms include a hairdryer. This guest room can accommodate a roll away for a third guest.

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Room 5

$144.00 / $163.00 night

A spectacular Victorian carved mahogany, queen-sized bed is the feature of this guest room, perfect for one guest or two (a third can be accommodated in a roll away). This smaller room faces East and is decorated in shades of rust and soft ivory. Located on the second floor of the main inn. Wide planked original wood flooring is complimented with a lovely Oriental rug. Original wainscoting adds charm to this guest room. Matelasse coverlet and the handcrafted duvet with matching custom window treatments provide an elegant backdrop. Snuggle up with the warm down comforter as you drift off to peaceful sleep. A small private bathroom with shower completes this room. All guestrooms include a hairdryer. This guest room can accommodate a roll away for a third guest.

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Room 6

$195.00 / $213.00 night

Elegantly decorated in shades of ivory and taupe with dramatic black accents, this queen guest room is a romantic choice for your New Hampshire getaway. Located on the second floor of the main inn, this room has original wide planked flooring and a cozy area rug. It also features original wainscoting, with unique touches such as a black leather-trimmed mirror and sepia-toned artwork. This room is a favorite for those celebrating a special occasion or just wanting a special ambience. The queen-sized bed overlooks a gas fireplace and two chairs to relax in. The gas fireplace has a ceramic hearth and provides instant ambience at the flick of a switch. This guest room faces West and affords a view of the historical perennial garden, antique barns, terrace, and gazebo. Enjoy the warm afternoon sun and beautiful sunsets. Private bathroom with shower. All guest rooms include a hairdryer. This guest room can accommodate a roll away for a third guest.

 

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Room 7

$144.00 / $163.00 night

Decorated in soft shades of blue and gold, this smaller second floor guest room located in the main inn is a warm and inviting spot. Facing East, this guest room enjoys morning sun. Original wide wood floorboards are covered with a beautiful Oriental rug. An antique high four-poster queen-sized bed is the centerpiece of this guest room. The matelasse coverlet with custom-made down comforter, sheer draperies, and matching valances complete this lovely room. The original, antique, stenciled cottage furniture adds a special touch to this room. The velvet corner chair, small desk, and reading lamp provide a relaxing environment. Private bath with shower. All guest rooms include a hairdryer. This guest room can accommodate a roll away for a third guest.

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Room 8

$170.00 / $189.00 night

This is a beautiful and spacious guest room with two large windows overlooking the perennial gardens, antique barns, and garden gazebo. The windows face West and provide the warmth of afternoon sun and lovely sunsets in the fall. Soft yellows highlight the stunning antique queen-sized oak bed with high headboard. Matching antique oak dresser and nightstands with reading lamps are provided. Original oil paintings and window treatments with Bullion fringe make this one of the most requested guest rooms. A matelasse coverlet and a custom-crafted cuddly down comforter keep you cozy. Several upholstered chairs add a nice sitting area to this guest room. Wide planked original flooring covered by an Oriental rug keep your toes comfy in cooler weather. Private bath with shower. Located on the second floor of the main inn. All guest rooms include hairdryers. This guest room can accommodate a roll away for a third guest.

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Room 9

$170.00 / $189.00 night

Located on the second floor of the main inn, this very large corner room provides plenty of warm sunlight as it faces East and North. A traditional wood queen-sized bed and a twin bed in an alcove make this the perfect guest room for families or those who like more space. The little alcove includes its own reading lamp and nightstand for a cozy read at the end of the evening. We’ve decorated in contemporary shades of green and blue. There is a small private bath with shower. Antique dresser and side chair complete the room. The floors are the original wide-planked wood, and Oriental rugs complement the room. All guest rooms include hairdryers. This guest room can accommodate a roll away for a third or fourth guest.

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Room 10

$170.00 / $189.00 night

This room is decorated in restful shades of green and beige. Two large windows overlook the perennial gardens, antique barns, and gazebo. The windows face West so plenty of afternoon sunshine plus sunsets are assured. This second floor guestroom is in the main inn. A double bed and twin bed make this the ideal room for two people who need separate beds, or it can comfortably accommodate three guests. Matelasse coverlets plus soft green comforters keep guests warm on chilly winter nights! Hardwood floors with an area rug keep toes cozy. A comfortable chair and small desk complete the room. Private bathroom with shower. All guest rooms include hairdryers. This guest room can accommodate a rollaway for a third guest.

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Room 24

$165.00 / $179.00 night

Large queen-sized guest room on the second floor of the carriage house. Newly redecorated in shades of red and khaki, this guest room also features a small loveseat that converts to a twin sleeper. Private bathroom with shower. The guest room has windows facing East for morning sun. This is the ideal accommodation for a family of three. Original overhead beams add ambience to this guest room. A large upholstered chair and an antique trunk, acting as a coffee table, complete the seating area. Perfect guest accommodation for a family when combined with the queen guest room across the hall (Room 25). There is a small television room adjacent to both guest rooms with loveseat, chair, TV, and coffee maker (which are available to guests in Room 24 and 25). All guest rooms include hairdryers. This room can also accommodate a roll away bed for a fourth guest.

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Room 25

$144.00 / $163.00 night

A small and cozy guest room located on the second floor of the carriage house, this guest room boasts a great view of the swimming pool and the rolling hills and fields beyond. This guest room accommodates two guests. Looking West the wide window expanse provides lovely afternoon sun and spectacular sunsets, especially in the fall. There is a queen-sized bed and private full bath with a claw-foot tub and a separate shower. All guest rooms include hairdryers. This is an excellent family choice to combine this guest room with Room 24 across the hall for privacy for the entire second floor. An adjacent small TV room with loveseat, chair, TV, and coffeemaker is just steps away (available to guests from Room 24 and Room 25).

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Carriage House Suite 1

$256.00 / $285.00 night

Our Carriage House Suites are perfect for romantic getaways in New Hampshire, particularly a honeymoon in New England. Enjoy our most romantic accommodations in our first-floor Carriage House guest suite. Carriage House Suite 1 features a romantic two-person whirlpool. Enjoy the whirlpool (we’ll even supply the 'rubber ducky'!), and the private bathroom with ceramic tile and rainwater shower. There is also a matelasse coverlet and luxurious down comforter on a Shaker reproduction queen-sized canopy bed, which overlooks the two-sided gas fireplace. The gas fireplace provides instant ambience at the flick of a switch and can be seen from both the in-room Whirlpool and the queen-sized bed. The seating area with love seat, reading lamp, flat screen TV/DVD and CD player provide additional amenities for your romantic stay in this guestroom. A small refrigerator is provided as well. French doors open to a deck with lounge chairs that overlook the in-ground swimming pool and the hills and mountains beyond. You can access the pool directly from your deck and relax with an afternoon beverage overlooking the pool. Our Carriage House Suites offer the ultimate in romance...perfect honeymoon or special occasion suite. The suites have a two-night minimum on all weekends, special occasions and holidays. All guestrooms include a hairdryer.

 

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Carriage House Suite 2

$256.00 / $285.00 night

The Carriage House Suites are our most romantic guestrooms, perfect for your romantic getaway in New England. These first-floor guest suites also are the newest accommodations at our New Hampshire bed and breakfast. Suite 2 features an elegant mahogany four-poster queen-sized bed with luxurious linens. A matelasse coverlet and a lovely comforter with plush pillows provide for peaceful sleep! A romantic two-person corner whirlpool is perfect for relaxing tired muscles...we'll even provide the "rubber ducky"! These guest accommodations face West for lovely afternoon sun and beautiful sunsets. There is also another window facing East for morning sun. A private bathroom with a large two-person dual rainwater shower. Two wing chairs in a seating area overlook the traditional gas fireplace (ambience with the flick of a switch!) with dentil molding mantle. CD/DVD/TV and DVD library. A small refrigerator is also provided. The French door opens onto a deck with patio lounge furniture overlooking the in-ground swimming pool, and the hills and mountains beyond. This is the perfect suite for a romantic New England vacation. The suites have a two-night minimum on all weekends, special events and holidays. All guestrooms include an in-room hairdryer.

 

 

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  • Policies

    All rates are based on per-night double occupancy.

    For each additional person add $20 per night.

    Subject to 9% NH Room Tax.

    Two-night minimum on summer, fall, and special event weekends. Three-night minimum on Columbus Day Weekend. We release one-night availability the Monday prior to the weekend and welcome your one-night reservation at that time.

    Carriage House Suites I and II (Rooms 22 and 23) have a two-night minimum on the weekend (some holidays have a three-night minimum).

    Cash, checks, Discover, MC, Visa, Diners, and AMEX accepted.

    Room rates include a full bountiful breakfast, afternoon tea, coffee, and unlimited access to the cookie jar!

    Deposits/ Cancellations: Reservations must be secured by a deposit equal to one night's stay. For stays longer than two nights, we require a deposit of one half the reservation total. This can be done by personal check or your credit card. If you cancel a confirmed reservation 7 days PRIOR to your arrival date, we will gladly refund your deposit less a $25 processing fee. Some special events or group bookings require a 14-day or 30-day cancellation policy, and the policy applies based on the cancellation noted in your confirmation letter. If you cancel WITHIN the cancellation date (within 7, 14 or 30 days depending on your reservation), the deposit is forfeited.

    All rates are based on per-night double occupancy.

    For each additional person add $20 per night.

    If you will arrive later than 10 p.m., please contact us in advance to make.

    arrival arrangements. If you require other arrangements, please notify us in advance.

    We are sorry that we cannot accommodate pets but are happy to refer you to nearby boarding.

    The Colby Hill Inn is appropriate for guests over the age of 7.

    For the health of our guests and staff, we are a smoke-free inn. Guests may smoke in our garden or porch areas.