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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Rattle River Lodge and Hostel

Book more than 8 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

The Rattle River Lodge and Hostel sits on the Appalachian Trail, against the backdrop of the Carter-Moriah Mountain Range, and is gateway to the Presidential Range of the White Mountains. Built in 1877, this renovated New England colonial home on 7.4 acres does not lack for services, amenities, or modernity, while still keeping its original charm.

The Hostel is 5 minutes from Pine Mountain 'Bill Hill' Ski Glade, 15 minutes from Mt. Washington, 15 minutes from Wild Cat Ski Mountain, 25 minutes from Sunday River Ski Resort, and 30 minutes from Abram Ski Resort.

*Shuttles: all town and the 07:30 Pinkham Notch shuttle(s)
*Breakfast: AYCE self-serve pancakes with coffee and tea
*Computer / Internet / Wireless: 5G wifi, guest computer (100 MB u/l and d/l), and charging stations
*Beds: oak frame beds with comfortable mattresses, clean linens and comforter, and soft pillows
*Showers: towels, washcloths, soap, shampoo and conditioner
*Laundry: we machine wash and dry your laundry
*Kitchen: access to full kitchen
*House Amenities (partial list): living room, dining room, and beautiful yard (including footpaths, propane grill, pond, garden, and fire pit with already cut and stacked firewood)
*Entertainment: Smart TVs with Netflix, Roku, and HBO; also an extensive DVD collection, a good stack of board games, and a small library of books
*Outstanding customer service

*Private room cancellations must be made at least (7) days before check-in
*Any otherwise cancellation must be made at least 24 hours before the reservation check-in
*Check-in: 16:00 to 21:00
*Check-out: 10:00
*Hours of Operation: 08:00 to 21:00
*Payment upon arrival by cash, credit or debit card
*This property may pre-authorize card before check-in
*Taxes (not included): 9%

*No children
*No smoking or vaping; no open flames or burning ($250 fine)
*No pets
*Maximum period of stay: 3 days (call to inquire about longer stays / length of stay discounts)

For additional information, click on the View House Rules link located below this Property Description. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.0

  • Security 10.0

  • Location 10.0

  • Staff 10.0

  • Atmosphere 10.0

  • Cleanliness 9.0

  • Facilities 10.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    07 Feb 2020
    Really comfy atmosphere and friendly and hepful staff!
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    31 Aug 2019
    Great vibe. Lots of AT thru hikers staying there too. Got to talk to many people about a subject I love-hiking! The pancakes and coffee breakfast a nice bonus too. Would stay here again.
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    22 Aug 2019
    I had a wonderful stay at the Rattle River Hostel. The staff were so friendly and helpful and kept the hostel absolutely immaculate. Highly recommend it! Susan Manion
    Canada, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    05 Jul 2019
    Great place to stay for backpackers and thru-hikers. An Owner has a good understanding of hiker's needs. It is nice to see people who actually care - for a change.
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 9.4


    28 Sep 2019
    Wow! This place totally shocked me. Parking, cleanliness, friendly staff, respectful hikers, comfy space and yummy breakfast with a great kitchen. Can’t waot to bring my friends with me next time
    USA, Female, 31-40
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Games Room
  • Wi-Fi