Chesterfield Inn

20 Cross Road, West Chesterfield, New Hampshire 03466
Innkeeper(s): Judy and Phil Hueber
 
  • Introduction

    Refreshments Chesterfield InnThe Chesterfield Inn is the perfect place to retreat from the pressures of everyday life. In summer, enjoy sitting in the Adirondack chairs in the back yard looking at the wildflowers in the meadow. In the winter, curl up by the fire with a good book. Relaxation, privacy and delicious cuisine are yours at one of the most exceptional and accommodating inns in New Hampshire. This is the ideal setting for romantic getaways in New Hampshire!

    Wake up to the birds singing and sun shining after enjoying a restful night's sleep to savor a leisurely cooked to order breakfast in the porch dining room. Chesterfiled Inn is also home to one of the most romantic NH restaurants serving dinner nightly in the romantic candlelit dining room.. Food is an important part of the warm hospitality that is offered at this lovely New Hampshire inn and restaurant. The parlor, dining rooms, and terrace have exceptional views of the back meadow and the rolling hills beyond. The terrace, surrounded by perennial gardens and crab apple trees, is a wonderful place to enjoy a glass of wine before dinner.

    Chesterfield InnOur guest rooms are all appointed with your comfort in mind, with king beds and fireplaces, or if you wish, a whirlpool tub. We also have pet friendly rooms, if you'd like to bring along your dog or cat.

    This lovely Brattleboro bed and breakfast is situated on 10 picturesque acres of land, mostly landscaped into gardens and designed by renowned landscape architect Gordon Hayward. Over the years this beautiful landscaping has created scenery that ties the gardens to the buildings in a natural way, providing the inn's intimacy to nature and its tranquil, restful setting.

    Chesterfield Inn BrunchChesterfield Inn Bedroom View

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Judy and Phil Hueber for sharing their own secrets with BBOnline.com!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Tourists, business travelers, people with friends and family in the area, and the foliage season.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    We are known for great food and personal service. Our inn is unique because of the relaxed ambiance, our connection with the outdoors, and our pet friendly environment. We love our friendly staff, delicious food, large comfortable rooms, New England feel, and beautiful surroundings.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    Hiking, small town life, food, the arts community in Brattleboro, VT are all reasons to visit.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    Our inn is welcoming and feels like home.

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    Pisgah Park, a 14,000 acre park in Chesterfield, Madame Sherri's Forest, Great hiking and snow shoeing near the inn.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    A traveler could go hiking, go antiquing, visit Keene and Brattleboro, visit historic Deerfield, visit Hildene, visit St. Gaudens, and climb Mount Monadnock. 

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    No.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    The local cheeses made in Vermont and the food served at the inn are our favorite food in the area.

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    Visit New Hampshire

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    15

    Do you accept pets?

    Yes.

  • Breakfast & Dinner

    Chesterfield Inn DinnerBreakfast and dinner are provided in the intimate porch dining room and the attractive main dining room, with its wall of windows and cathedral ceiling. The porch was designed with intimacy in mind, a wonderful setting for a quiet dinner for two, or a private celebration for twelve or less, making Chesterfield Inn one of the most exceptional restaurants in Keene, NH.

    The chef at Chestfield Inn loves creating imaginative, fresh seasonal menu with exceptional flavor combinations. Chef Bob Nabstedt's cuisine makes use of the freshest regional ingredients: herbs from the inn's own garden, freshly baked bread each day, seafood from Boston as well as produce and cheeses from local farmers. After your delightfully relaxing and enjoyable stay at Chesterfield Inn, you will be convinced that this Brattleboro B&B is, by far, the most romantic New Hampshire inn!

    Chesterfield Inn Breakfast

  • Weddings & Special Events

    Chesterfield Inn WeddingsDreaming of the perfect New England weding? Chesterfield Inn can host intimate weddings for up to 65 guests, providing exceptional service and great food, and make sure that every detail is attended to.

    Choose from an outdoor ceremony on the blue stone terrace, surrounded by gardens, or inside in front of the fireplace during the cold months. Let our experienced event coordinators help you plan your celebration to the last detail, from a delightful menu to recommending the best local florists. We look forward to helping you make your special day a cherished memory!

  • Pets Welcome

    Chesterfield Inn is pet friendly!

    We're all animal lovers here, and we're delighted to welcome you and your pets to our pet friendly New Hampshire Inn! 

    We reserve the rooms that are outside the main inn for pet owners and their furry friends, for easy access to our back yard. We just ask that you crate your dogs if you leave the room, and that you pick up after them while on our grounds. .

    If you are traveling with your pet, take advantage of our Pet Package Special - you AND your pet will love it!

  • How To Find Us

    The Chesterfield Inn is located at 20 Cross Road off of Route 9 between Brattleboro, Vermont and Keene, New Hampshire. If you're using GPS to find the inn, you may want to check it against our directions so you follow the most direct route to the inn.

    Nearby Airports

    • Bradley Airport in Hartford, CT is about 1 1/2 hour's drive.
    • Logan Airport in Boston, MA is 2-1/2 hour's drive.
    • Manchester Airport in Manchester, NH is 2 hour's drive. 

    Boston (2 hours)

    1. Route 2 West or Route 90 West (Mass Pike)
    2. I 91 North to Brattleboro Exit 3
    3. Route 9 East 2 miles
    4. Turn left on Cross Road, then right into the inn's driveway

    New York (4 hours)

    1. I95 to New Haven
    2. I 91 North to Brattleboro Exit 3
    3. Route 9 East 2 miles
    4. Turn left onto Cross Road, then right into the inn's driveway

    Albany (2 hours)

    1. Route 7 East from Troy, NY
    2. Route 9 East from Bennington VT
    3. I91 North to Brattleboro Exit 3
    4. Route 9 East 2 miles
    5. Turn left onto Cross Road, then right into the inn's driveway

    Montreal, Canada (4 hours)

    1. Route 89 South from the Vermont border
    2. I91 South to Brattleboro Exit 3
    3. Route 9 East 2 miles
    4. Turn left onto Cross Road, then right into the inn's driveway
  • Area Information

    Outdoor Activities

    Chesterfield is ideal for access to outdoor activities for all seasons in Vermont, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire.

    Biking:

    • On the roads or in the woods, we can suggest routes for you. Or visit one of our local bike shops to get the last word from the biking authorities: Burrows Specialized Sports, West Hill Shop.

    Hiking:

    • Chesterfield: There are many places to hike nearby. Our favorite is Pisgah Park, which is a 14,000-acre park in Chesterfield and neighboring towns. We also recommend the Ann Stokes Loop as well as Chesterfield Gorge, both in Chesterfield.
    • Mount Monadnock: If you'd like to climb the most climbed mountain on the East Coast, Mount Monadnock in Jaffrey, NH is a short 45-minute drive from the inn. On a clear day you can see Boston from the summit.

    Canoeing/Kayaking:

    • Rent a canoe or kayak and take a paddle on the Connecticut or West Rivers in Brattleboro, Vermont. Vermont Canoe Touring Center

    Swimming:

    • Spofford Lake: You can swim nearby at Ware's Beach or the North Shore Beach for a nominal fee.

    Golf:

    • Golf your heart out on our uncrowded courses:
    • Pine Grove on Spofford Lake: 9 Holes, Spofford, NH (603-363-4433)
    • Bretwood: 36 Holes, Keene, NH (603-352-7626)
    • Brattleboro Country Club: 18 Holes, Brattleboro,VT (802-257-7380)
    • Crumpin Fox: 18 Holes, Bernardston, MA (413-648-9101)

    Horseback Riding: 

    • Winchester Stables in Newfane, Vermont (802-365-9434)

    Sleigh or Hay Rides:

    • Fairwinds Farm in Brattleboro, VT, Stonewall Farm in Keene, New Hampshire.

    Tennis:

    • Brattleboro Outing Club, Chesterfield School in the center of Chesterfield, NH has a public court

    Downhill Skiing and Snowboarding:

    • All are an hour or less from the inn 
    • Mount Snow, Okemo, Killington, Bromley, Stratton Mountains

    Cross Country Skiing

    • Grafton Ponds: For rentals, lessons, snow making and groomed trails, head to Grafton Ponds in Grafton, VT. which is about 40 minutes from the inn
    • Pisgah Park: If you are an experienced cross-country skier and have your own equipment, the cross-country skiing in Pisgah Park is wonderful

    Snowshoeing:

    • Grafton Ponds if you need rentals and like groomed trails, otherwise. Pisgah Park and the Ann Stokes Loop are nearby and underutilized

    Tubing:

    • Grafton Ponds in Grafton, VT. Granite Gorge in Roxbury, NH, about a 30-minute drive from the inn

    Ice Skating:

    • Skate on our pond if weather conditions are right (bring your own skates). Nelson Withington Rink at Living Memorial Park in Brattleboro, VT

    Snowmobiling:

    • High Country Snow Mobile Tours in Wilmington, VT

    Equipment Rentals:

    • If you'd like to rent a bike, cross country skis, or snow shoes, please contact the folks at Burrows Specialized Sports

    Museums & Historic Sites

    Historic Deerfield:

    • Is about 25 minutes from the inn and shows you what life in New England used to be
    • There are many historic houses to wander through and lots to learn

    Hildene Mansion:

    • In Manchester, VT, this is Robert Todd Lincoln's family home
    • It's worth the 1-hour drive through the mountains to Manchester

    Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site:

    • Discover the beautiful home in Cornish, NH, studios and gardens of Augustus Saint-Gaudens, one of America's greatest sculptors

    Smith College Museum of Art:

    • Northampton, MA is 45 minutes from the inn

    Brattleboro Museum and Art Center:

    • In downtown Brattleboro -- There is always something interesting being shown at this museum

    The Clark Institute:

    • A wonderful museum in Williamstown, MA, about an hour and a half drive from the inn

    Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art:

    • A very interesting museum about an hour and a half from the inn.

    Towns & Villages To Explore

    Brattleboro, Vermont:

    • Brattleboro is known for its vibrant Main Street with its colorful shops, bookstores, and galleries. Visit Amy's Bakery for lunch or a treat

    Keene, New Hampshire:

    • The home of Keene State College has nice campus to explore as you wander down Keene's broad Main Street

    Walpole, New Hampshire:

    • Picturesque village, the way all towns in New England used to look

    Grafton, Vermont:

    • Between Grafton Ponds outdoor activities, the Grafton Cheese Company and the Old Tavern for lunch, there is plenty to do in this little town

    Shopping & Antiquing

    • Colony Mill Marketplace - Keene, NH
    • Vermont Country Store - Rockingham, Vermont
    • Basketville - Putney, VT
    • Yankee Candle - Deerfield, MA
    • Simon Pearce Glass - Queechee, VT
    • Walker Farm - Dummerston, VT
    • Olallie Daylilies - South Newfane, VT
    • Vermont Artisans - Brattleboro, VT
    • King Arthur Flour - Norwich, VT
    • Not Just Yarn - Brattleboro, VT
    • Green Mountain Spinnery - Putney, Vermont
    • Sam's Outdoor Outfitter's - Brattleboro, Vermont
    • Twice Upon a Time - Vintage and second hand store in Brattleboro, Vermont
    • A Candle in the Night - Gorgeous rugs and furniture in Brattleboro, Vermont

    Theater, Music & Arts

    • The arts abound in the area and there is always something going on, year round
    • New England Youth Theater
    • Hooker Dunham Theater and Art Gallery
    • Latchis Theater
    • Sandglass Theater
    • The Church
    • Vermont Jazz Center
    • Brattleboro Music Center
    • Marlboro Music Festival