Welcome to the Squam Lake Inn

Staying at the Squam Lake Inn in Holderness, NH will whisk you away from the cares of yesterday and usher you into the splendor of the Lake and White Mountains regions of New Hampshire. Our boutique hotel near Lake Winnipesaukee & Meredith is but a short walk or drive from the shores of Squam Lake. Guests enjoy basking in the simple pleasures of nature’s beauty of the New Hampshire lake region. Enjoy exceptional lodging near Lake Winnipesaukee.

Meanwhile, your senses will be tantalized with the culinary delights from our kitchen, serving a delicious breakfast to our inn guests in addition lunch, and dinner!

Food Among Friends


Join us at the Inn Kitchen + Bar for lunch or dinner and dine alongside locals, summer residents and vacationers alike.

Unique wines and local brews have been hand selected to complement the meal. We are completely dedicated and focused on providing you with the best fresh, local and seasonal ingredients available by working with our local farmers.

Reserve a Table at the Inn Kitchen +Bar.


Squam Lake Attractions


Ideally located, the Squam Lake Inn is close to all the New Hampshire Lakes Region has to offer. Just walking distance to the marina where the movie "On Golden Pond" was filmed, catch the tour boat and explore pristine Squam Lake.

Drive to Meredith and Center Harbor on Lake Winnipesaukee in under fifteen minutes, you couldn't ask for a better place to relax while enjoying the great outdoors, browsing and dining. Within thirty minutes you can be in the White Mountain Region to explore the magnificent terrain!


Squam Lake MarketPlace


The Squam Lake MarketPlace re-opened for business in 2012 by the dedicated crew at the Squam Lake Inn. We are excited to now offer prepared foods, sandwiches, specialty coffees, craft beer, wines, an extensive grocery section, numerous local products, and so much more to visitors and locals alike. Our mission is to provide the best quality ingredients and carefully selected local products from the Lakes Region and the White Mountains of New Hampshire.

The MarketPlace is the only convenience store in the Squam Lakes region that offers a dock for lake access. Tie up your boat and walk the short path to the store. There you will find great food, drinks, and the friendly service you expect!


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Featured Special

This Weekend Only – $50 Dining Credit

Squam Lake Inn, NH

Last Minute Special for this weekend only!

The forecast looks phenomenal, 75 and sunny on both Friday & Saturday, and the lake is already warming up. It’s the last weekend before Memorial Day kicks off the busy summer season and if you can visit last minute we want to reward you with something extra during your stay. Visit the Squam Lake Inn this weekend (May 20-22) and receive a $50 dining credit towards the on-site Inn-Kitchen+Bar and a selection of Squam swag to take home with you!

This is the last weekend before the summer season is truly upon us, but it looks like the weather will be perfect for boating, hiking, outside dining and more!

Call (603) 968-4417 or use Promo Code: WEEKEND50 when you Book Online!

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  • Best New England Foliage Retreat - Yankee MagazineBest New England Foliage Retreat: There’s no better base camp than the Squam Lake Inn, renowned for its gourmet breakfasts and a restaurant that’s open to the public for lunch and dinner.

    Yankee Magazine, May 2015

  • Top 10 Hidden Escape - Bedandbreakfast.com Top 10 Hidden Escape in the US "This charming bed and breakfast...provides a quintessential lakeside getaway."

    Bedandbreakfast.com, 2014

  • Best New Hampshire BLT - nhmagazine.com Best BLT in New Hampshire "Squam Lake Inn in Holderness has a BLT to beat the band. For dinner, find it loaded with lobster. "

    NH Magazine, July 2014

  • press - nhmagazine.com"I was impressed with the spot-on service the inn provides. A customer favorite dessert is the ice cream sandwiches made with Cindy's fresh baked cookies and the local ice cream."

    NH Magazine, August 2010