New bluestone driveway installed in July

Monday, August 9th, 2010

      It has been a busy summer for the Inn at Pleasant Lake.  The tired, sandy driveway was given new life during that really hot week in July.  The guys from J&B Landscaping worked really hard in that 95+ degree heat to provide us with a beautiful new bluestone driveway and garden wall.  We love the results as […]

Summer Sizzles in New London

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

Summer is upon us in full force marked by the arrival of a heat wave.  Our guests are staying cool in the inn and at the beach by taking a dip in Pleasant Lake.
Every Wednesday this summer, the New London town green is host to a “Market on the Green“.   When you visit you will often find a […]

77th Annual Craftsmen’s Fair comes to Mt. Sunapee, NH

Sunday, July 4th, 2010

The Fair runs August 7th-15th, 10am-5pm, daily, rain or shine.
Shop more than 200 individual craft booths featuring jewelry, wood accessories, decorative glass, pottery, fiber arts, metalwork, furniture, prints, and more.
The week of the fair is always one of the busiest of the year.  There is still some availability August 8-11 and August 14&15.  Make your plans […]

Stay at a country inn and enjoy nice alternative to a chain hotel or motel.

Monday, June 28th, 2010

What makes a country inn so different?  Service, intimacy and peacefulness are primary.  B&B’s as well as Country Inns are typically operated by their owners and sometimes a small contingency of dedicated staff.  Generally, people working at these establishments do so for the experience of meeting new people as well as the enjoyment of pleasing the guests.  […]

Sun and Fun in the Sunapee Region

Friday, May 21st, 2010

My Dad! Mowing the Inn lawn 5-20-2010
As I look out at the glistening lake I am reminded how truly fortunate I am to live in one of the most beautiful spots in our great country.  Just up in town, main street is getting a fresh coat of black top, NESE’s Othello opens tonight at Colby Sawyer, […]

May Day, Mother’s Day, Chocolate and Shakespeare in the Sunapee RegionDay

Friday, April 16th, 2010

May is full of activity this year.  Join us for some fun.
May 1, 2010, New London becomes Olde London to kick off Shakespeare month11:45 AM – May Day Celebration Parade
Events on the Green after the parade:
Crowning of the May Queen, Maypole Dance, Morris Dancers, Bagpipers,
Children’s Games, Creating May Baskets, Coloring Contest.

May 1, 2010, 15th […]

Changes all over the inn

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

The busy summer travel season is quickly approaching and we’ve been busy planning many projects to be completed by the end of April.  The great thing about an inn is that it is non-corporate, like a hotel or motel chain, and improvement decisions can happen quickly.  We’ve been watching industry trends and reading the comment cards that our […]

Inn at Pleasant Lake Potage Lyonnaise Recipe & Video

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

Enjoy this wonderful soup especially during the cold Winter months.

We call it Potage Lyonnaise (potato and onion soup) which is the combination mainly of potatoes and onions then blended with a bit of balsamic vinegar and cream.

Winter snowshoe hiking in the Sunapee Region

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

2010 Winter Hiking Calendar
A place to rejuvenateNEW LONDON, NH – The Sunapee-Ragged-Kearsarge Greenway Coalition is once again leading a series of exciting winter hikes in the Lake Sunapee region. The hikes are free and open to all.
The hikes, as always, offer a variety of terrain and conditions, and will include geocaching, snowshoe and cross-country ski […]

Wintertime Activities in New London, NH

Saturday, January 2nd, 2010

The holidays were really busy here at the inn and with all the new snow the winter activities are in full swing.  Be sure to look at our Ski & Stay packages with Ragged Mountain Resort and Mount Sunapee Resort.  There are a few cross country ski centers nearby as well and an ice rink in […]