Cheney House Bed & Breakfast

82 Highland Street, Ashland, New Hampshire 03217
Innkeeper(s): Anthony & Bobbi Hoerter
  • Introduction

    Our Victorian home was built in 1895 in an area known as "Millionaire's Row," in the village of Ashland, New Hampshire. We offer a warm and inviting bed and breakfast located on the edge of the lakes region and in the foothills of the White Mountains, with cozy, comfortable rooms.

    The Cheney House Bed and Breakfast is nearly in the geographical center of New Hampshire, conveniently located for visitors to Plymouth State University, Holderness School, New Hampton School and the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center. Lake Winnipesaukee and the towns of Plymouth, Center Harbor, Meredith and Sandwich are all within a few minutes driving distance.Cheney House

    Cheney House Bed & Breakfast bookcase

  • 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 Anthony & Bobbi Hoerter for sharing their own secrets with!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Vacation, weddings, family reunions, outdoor adventure and we are a reasonably price B&B.

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

    Friendliness and making guests feel like our B&B is their "home away from home". 1895 Victorian B&B, personal service and attention. Meeting people from all over the world.

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

    To experience small town New England America.

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

    Cheney House is the quintessential B&B experience.

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    The quietness, peacefulness of the woods.

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

    Hiking, boating, biking, winter sports of snowboarding, skiing, snowmobiling, horse drawn carriages (in the winter), antiquing and many gorgeous scenic roadways we can tell you about; also very close to several great outdoor attractions.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    Restaurants, antique stores, Little Squam Lake.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    Common Man (the original one).

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    Squam lakes natural science center, polar caves, white mountains, too many to list.

    How many rooms does your inn have?


    Do you accept pets?

    Occasionally, yes we do. We ask that you bring a pet carrier so that should you need to leave the pet in the room, they will be contained and not left loose. We do not allow extraordinarily large dogs.

  • Attractions & Activities

    • White Mountains
    • Lake Winnipesauke
    • Lake Winnesquam
    • Lake Winnipesauke Boat Cruises
    • Polar Caves
    • Castle in the Clouds
    • Squam Lakes Natural Sciences Center
    • Hobo & Winnipesauke Railroads
    • Canterbury Shaker Village
    • Keepsake Quilting Store
    • Franconia Notch State Park
    • Mills Falls Shopping (Meredith)
    • Outlet Shopping (Tilton)
    • Boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, biking, golfing, horseback riding, antiquing, skiing,
    • Squam Lake Natural Science
    • Keepsake Quilting
    • The Flying Monkey : Movie House and Performance Center
  • Our Area Attractions & Activities

    Cheney House Bed & Breakfast dining table

    • Swimming, Boating, Fishing
    • Hiking, Biking, Golfing
    • Horseback Riding, Antiquing
    • White Mountains of NH
    • Franconia Notch State Park
    • The Flume
    • Mount Washington Auto Road
    • The Cog Railway
    • Skiing nearby
    • The Gorge at Lost River
    • Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
    • Lake Winnipesaukee Boat Cruises
    • Castle in the Clouds
    • Hobo and Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroads
    • Canterbury Shaker Village
    • Keepsake Quilting Store
    • Outlet Shopping

    Whether you visit Cheney House B&B for a relaxing weekend, a day on the Lakes, a day antiquing, a birthday getaway, or simply a stopover on your journey, let us treat you to elegance in a quiet, pristine country setting. We're not your typical bed & breakfast. You'll find yourself relaxing away as the city life hustle fades into the distance. Let us handle your every request. You're here because you deserve it. Let us pamper you.

  • How to Find Us

    Cheney House Bed & Breakfast map

    Driving from the North or South

    1. Follow Interstate 93 to Exit 24 (Ashland)
    2. Bear right off the exit onto Route 3 south and proceed for 1.5 miles
    3. Turn left onto Highland Street at Meredith Village Savings Bank
    4. Cheney House is up the hill on the right

    Driving from the West

    1. A variety of routes coming from the west eventually lead to Interstate 93, so we suggest you hop onto I-93
    2. Follow the directions as above

    Driving from the East

    1. The most convenient is Route 25
    2. Follow Route 25 West into Ashland
    3. Turn right onto Highland Street at Meredith Village Savings Bank
    4. Cheney House is up the hill on the right