The Ashburn House will accept guests throughout the fall and winter mostly by chance.If our availability calendar is full, give us a call to check the accuracy.( We will be closed for Thanksgiving and Christmas weekends.) By mid April we expect to again offer more availability, especially for college graduations and special events. If you have stayed with us previously, and need a room in the area, give us a call to see if we are open.
As the winter season comes on winter hiking and skiing beckons visitors to our Monadnock Region. Granite Gorge outside Keene offers options for downhill, cross country skiing and snow tubing. Windblown outside New Ipswich offers miles of fabulous nordic trails! New ice skating options exist in Keene and in Fitzwilliam when the ice returns.
For those with adventuresome appetites, our region features a variety of cuisines…from the Inn down the road, open Wed-Sat, to Allan’s Cafe in Fitzwilliam, the new Thai Bamboo Restaurant in Troy, (10 mins),to Emma’s (replacing JPStevens with instant popularity and close to Franklin Pierce College), then Peterborough with a new Mexican Restaurant plus the favorites: Waterhouse and Harlow’s…to say nothing of Keene with numerous choices such as the expanded and ever popular: Stage, Nicola’s Trattoria, Lucas, Fireworks,Pappagallos, and more…
Come spend a night or a weekend…We serve eggs from our chickens, our home grown herbs, and locally picked fruit, as well as homemade jams/jellies. We adapt to special diets when known ahead and maintain a sustainable environment with composting,recycling and more. Couples enjoy the privacy, and parents of students at Franklin Pierce, Winchendon School, High Mowing, Well School,Northfield/Mt. Hermon, and Hampshire schools enjoy the proximity as well as the charm. Keene State parents appreciate bucolic Fitzwilliam, only a 15-20 minute drive to Keene. Making your stay pleasant is our goal!