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Rochester New Hampshire Accommodations

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The Rochester center point is approximately 11 miles north of University of New Hampshire and 17 miles northwest of Red Hook Brewery.

"What's It Like Visiting Rochester, NH?"

Welcome to beautiful Rochester, New Hampshire! Situated on the Cocheco River and near the Maine border, Rochester is about an hour from Boston and the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean. Whether you're visiting Rochester in the winter to ski in the White Mountains, or to go fishing in the summer, having the right hotel room is important for your stay. More from this guide...

Rochester Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Anchorage Inn of Rochester Nh : 13 Wadleigh Rd.
+1-888-389-4121
13 Wadleigh Rd., Rochester, NH 03867
  • Economy Suburban property
  • Hotel has 31 rooms
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Rochester in Rochester
+1-888-675-2083
77 Farmington Rd., Rochester, NH 03867
  • Mid-scale Rural hotel
  • 3 floors in property
  • Staff was friendly and helpful
  • Amenities are not the best
From$90
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Hampton Inn Dover in Dover
+1-800-716-8490
9 Hotel Dr., Dover, NH 03820 ~6.86 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Free breakfast
  • Modern rooms
  • Impressive bathroom
Comfort Inn & Suites Dover : 10 Hotel Dr.
+1-800-805-5223
10 Hotel Dr., Dover, NH 03820 ~6.93 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • 40 suites in hotel
Homewood Suites Dover : 21 Members Way
+1-888-965-1860
21 Members Way, Dover, NH 03820 ~7.02 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Midscale hotel
  • 82 suites in property
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham : 31 Webb Place
+1-888-788-5576
31 Webb Place, Dover, NH 03820 ~7.09 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Two star Downtown hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Minibar can be a problem
  • Very good hotel
Days Inn by Wyndham Dover - Dover
+1-888-897-9207
481 Central Ave., Dover, NH 03820 ~8.77 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Low Cost Downtown hotel
  • 2 floors in property
The Garrison Hotel An Ascend Hotel Collection Member : 200 Sterling Way
+1-888-311-4278
200 Sterling Way, Dover, NH 03820 Website ~8.92 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Mid-scale Highway hotel
  • 66 sleeping rooms in hotel
Holiday Inn Express Durham
+1-888-469-4795
2 Main St., Durham, NH 03824 ~11.86 miles south of Rochester
  • Inexpensive Suburban property
  • Hotel has 68 rooms
  • Free Wifi
  • Clean linen
Three Chimneys Inn
+1-888-734-9421
17 Newmarket Rd., Durham, NH 03824 ~11.92 miles south of Rochester
  • Midscale property
  • 23 rooms in hotel
Super 8 by Wyndham Sanford Kennebunkport Area
+1-888-841-5292
1892 Main St., Sanford, ME 04073 ~15.49 miles east of Rochester
  • Low-priced property
Residence Inn Portsmouth - Portsmouth
+1-888-455-5160
1 International Dr., Portsmouth, NH 03801 ~16.95 miles southeast of Rochester
  • 3 star Highway property
  • 90 rooms in hotel
From$119
Very Good 4.0 /5Guest Reviews CallBookMore Details
Motel 6 Portsmouth NH #1424 : 3 Gosling Rd.
+1-888-965-8297
3 Gosling Rd., Portsmouth, NEW HAMPSHIRE 03801 ~17.00 miles southeast of Rochester
  • 2-star property
Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central - Portsmouth
+1-888-906-6358
99 Durgin Ln, Portsmouth, NH 03801 ~17.25 miles southeast of Rochester
  • 3 star Highway property
  • Gym is available on property
  • Rooms clean and comfortable
  • Close to plenty of stores
From$98
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Homewood Suites Portsmouth : 100 Portsmouth Blvd.
+1-888-749-6785
100 Portsmouth Blvd., Portsmouth, NH 03801 ~17.49 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Affordable Rural hotel
  • 116 suites in property
  • Conventional furniture
  • They have a basketball court
From$115
Very Good 4.5 /5Hotel Reviews CallBookMore Details
Hampton Ste Kittery
+1-888-878-9982
275 Us Route 1, Kittery, ME 03904 ~17.84 miles southeast of Rochester
  • 3-star property
  • Check in: 15:00
Kittery Inn & Suites - Kittery
+1-888-389-4485
70 Us Route 1 Byp, Kittery, ME 03904 ~17.91 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Three Star Highway hotel
  • Check in time: 2PM
From$80
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Courtyard Portsmouth in Portsmouth
+1-888-389-4121
1000 Market St., Portsmouth, NH 03801 ~17.93 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Mid-scale Downtown hotel
  • 3 conference rooms in property
Coachman Inn : 380 Us Route 1
+1-888-675-2083
380 Us Route 1, Kittery, ME 03904 ~17.97 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Two star Highway property
  • 43 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Close we were to shops
  • Comfortable beds
Ramada by Wyndham Kittery in Kittery
+1-800-716-8490
2 Gorges Rd., Kittery, ME 03904 ~18.04 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Two-star property
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
Days Inn Kittery : 85 Us Route 1 Bypass
+1-800-805-5223
85 Us Route 1 Bypass, Kittery, ME 03904 ~18.14 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Inexpensive hotel
  • Check-in time: 11:00 AM
Howard Johnson Portsmouth - Portsmouth
+1-888-965-1860
383 Woodbury Ave., Portsmouth, NH 03801 ~18.40 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Inexpensive Rural hotel
  • Hotel has 61 rooms
  • Oversized bath towels
  • The majority of guests said the booking process was inefficient
Anchorage Inn & Suites Portsmouth
+1-888-788-5576
417 Woodbury Ave., Portsmouth, NH 03801 ~18.46 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Mid-scale Highway property
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham York : 6 Market Place Dr.
+1-888-897-9207
6 Market Place Dr., York, ME 03909 ~18.49 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Cheap Beach hotel
  • 57 rooms in hotel
  • Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 55%
  • Rooms could be larger
Best Western York Inn
+1-888-311-4278
2 Brickyard Ln, York, ME 03909 ~18.50 miles southeast of Rochester
  • Three Star Beach property
  • 2 floors in property
From$50
Very Good 4.0 /5Read Reviews CallBookMore Details
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Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Rochester, NH discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Rochester hotel for each day and each star rating category.

Incorporated in 1722, Rochester's main economy was lumbering as the trunks of the white pines surrounding the area were used for the Royal Navy. As more settlers arrived, they began farming in the rich soil to add to the economy and to provide food for themselves. Mail service began in 1768, but it wasn't until 1812 that the first post office became established.

Once the Industrial Revolution began, the area around Rochester filled with textile mills as well as shoe manufacturing companies. These industries provided jobs for thousands of people and the town rapidly grew. Today, high-tech companies, as well as manufacturing, drive the economy of Rochester. Visitors flock to the area for the scenic beauty, the small-town charm, and to learn about the rich history of the area.

No matter your reason for visiting Rochester or how long you plan on staying, there are plenty of lodging options to fit your budget and needs.

When Is the Best Time Of Year To Visit Rochester, NH?

Rochester has four distinct seasons. Summer is the best time of year to visit as the weather is warm. Families on summer vacation enjoy visiting Rochester to engage in outdoor activities such as swimming, fishing, paddling, and hiking in the beautiful countryside. Summer is when you'll see the highest rates with limited availability, so book your hotel in advance.

Winters see an abundance of snow with freezing temperatures. Winter is also a busy time of year for those who enjoy playing in the snow. You can go skiing or snowboarding at the nearby ski resorts. The holidays are quite festive in Rochester with the town and businesses decorating for Christmas. If you plan on visiting for the holidays, book your room early.

Early fall is a gorgeous time to visit. The humidity levels have dropped, the tourists have gone home, and it's a great time to go fishing. The area gets quite busy when the leaves change colors in the nearby forests. If you come to Rochester to view the leaves, check the local guides for peak times and book your room early to get a good deal.

Spring is the low season with plenty of rain and lingering snow and you shouldn't have trouble finding a room at a reasonable rate from mid-March to mid-May.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Rochester, NH:

seasonality of hotel rates in Rochester

Rochester, NH: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below are 3 charts illustrating avg. price trends by star rating class in Rochester, NH. Browse these line graphs to evaluate the most cost effective dates to book a room in Rochester for your upcoming travels.

What Are the Top Hotels in Rochester, NH?

When you want a bit more luxury and amenities, The Silver Fountain Inn and Tea Parlor offer guests a lovely experience. Built in 1871, this Victorian-style inn has Italian carved plaster ceilings, hand-painted wallpaper, marble baseboards, Belgian light fixtures, and much more. Sleep well on plush bedding, and watch cable programs on the flat-screen TV. Upload your vacation photos using free Wi-Fi, and enjoy amenities such as a microwave and mini fridge in your room. In the morning, savor the delicious home-cooked hot breakfast before heading out to explore the Rochester area. Be sure to make reservations in the tea room for an elegant experience.

Another nice hotel with added amenities is the Hampton Inn Dover, just a few miles from downtown Rochester. Start your day with the free hot breakfast and surf the internet with free Wi-Fi. Stay in shape using the fitness center, or swim laps in the heated indoor pool. After a busy day, rest comfortably on premium bedding or relax watching your favorite programs on the 42-inch HDTV. Keep your beverages cold in the mini fridge and heat snacks in the microwave. Take advantage of the complimentary shuttle that takes you to the local area.

Can I Find Budget Hotels in Rochester, NH?

3 Star Average Prices: $148.36

When you're looking for a budget-friendly hotel near Rochester, the Anchorage Inn is a nice choice. Every room has a microwave, mini fridge, and in-room coffee maker for your snacking convenience. Relax on comfortable bedding and enjoy watching expanded cable on a flat-screen TV. It's easy to stay connected with free Wi-Fi in your room. The Anchorage Inn offers fun amenities such as board games, a fireplace in the lobby, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, picnic tables, and gas grills to enjoy dining outside. The hotel is pet-friendly and you can walk them around the beautifully landscaped grounds.

A few miles from Rochester's town center is the Days Inn by Wyndham Dover. This basic hotel offers comfortable bedding and you can keep up on your social media accounts with free Wi-Fi or watch cable programs on the flat-screen TV. Start your day with a free light breakfast after doing laps in the indoor swimming pool. If you're traveling for business, take advantage of the small business center.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Rochester

2 Star Average Prices: $133.34

2 Star Hotel Prices in Rochester

Can I Find Hotels With Discounts Near Rochester, NH?

It's always nice to save a little money while on vacation and you can when you stay at hotels that offer discounts. The Comfort Inn & Suites Dover Portsmouth offers discounts to AAA/CAA and AARP members, seniors, government employees, and military personnel. Get a good night's sleep on comfortable bedding or sit back and relax watching cable, HBO or the Sports Channel on the 32-inch flat-screen TV. All rooms have a coffee maker and select rooms have a microwave and mini fridge. Enjoy a free hot breakfast while checking emails with free Wi-Fi. Keep up on your exercise routine working out in the fitness center or take a dip in the year-round, heated indoor pool.

The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Rochester offers discounts to AAA/CAA members, seniors, government employees, and military personnel. Help yourself to the free hot breakfast buffet to fuel you up before heading out to explore the area. Workout in the fitness center or do laps in the heated indoor pool. At the end of the day, relax on premium bedding and watch cable programs on the 32-inch flat-screen television, or catch up on your social media accounts with free Wi-Fi.

What Hotels Offer Value Options in Rochester, NH?

Why not stay in a hotel that offers you a bit of extra value while visiting Rochester? Homewood Suites by Hilton Dover is a nice mid-range hotel that offers free hot breakfast, and on select days, enjoy the complimentary social hour where you can sip on a beverage while mingling with other guests. If you're traveling for business, the business center offers printers, fax machines, and office supplies. All the rooms/suites come with a fully equipped kitchen so you can prepare your own meals if you choose. Use the dining table to eat on or as an extra workspace. Sleep on premium bedding and use the blackout curtains to ensure a good night's rest or watch premium cable programs on the large flat-screen TV. Take a dip in the heated indoor pool or stay in shape at the fitness center.

The Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Dover is another great value-oriented hotel near Rochester, especially if you're traveling as a group. The hotel offers special rates on blocks of rooms to accommodate your group. Sleep peacefully on DreamWell bedding, and wake up refreshed and ready to enjoy your day. Watch cable programs on the flat-screen television and surf the internet with free Wi-Fi. Have a light free breakfast after working out in the fitness center. There are laundry facilities on site-site or you can use the hotel's laundry and dry cleaning services.

What Are the Best Things To Do In Rochester, NH?

One of Rochester's biggest attractions is it's proximity to the White Mountains, the numerous lakes, rivers, and lush forests. During the warmer months, visit Pickering Ponds where you can walk through pristine wilderness with two miles of trails that wind along the banks of the Cocheco River.

Strap on your hiking boots and stroll around the Gonic Trails and up to Isinglass Falls to watch water tumbling over the rocks. This is a beautiful hiking area right outside of town.

Be sure to schedule time to visit the historic Rochester Opera House. The opera house sits on the third and fourth floor of the City Hall built in 1878. The venue featured live performances to entertain the people living in town. Today, the opera house features classical music performances, seasonal performances, comedy acts, and more. The inside of the building is gorgeous with Victorian-style architecture.

Take the kids to the Children's Museum with fun interactive exhibits, lectures, camps, classes, and workshops the kids are sure to enjoy. Or, visit the Rochester Museum of Fine Art to view contemporary art made by artists from around the world. Check their website frequently as many of their exhibits change.

There are lots of restaurants that offer mouth-watering foods, both regional and international. A favorite restaurant that the locals frequent often, is the Windjammer Seafood Restaurant with delectable treats from the ocean.

Whatever brings you to Rochester, know that you'll find just the right hotel room to fit your budget and lifestyle.

FAQs about hotels in Rochester

What are the top reviewed hotels in Rochester?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Rochester, Hampton Inn Dover and Homewood Suites Dover are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the top luxurious hotels in Rochester?

Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Rochester and Hampton Inn Dover are the top 3 luxury hotels near Rochester city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Rochester?

Anchorage Inn of Rochester Nh, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Rochester, and Hampton Inn Dover are the properties closest to Rochester city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Rochester cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Rochester can be as cheap as $133.34 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Rochester cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Rochester has been $148.36 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Rochester?

Hampton Ste Kittery, Kittery Inn & Suites and Port Inn Portsmouth are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels in Rochester?

Residence Inn by Marriott Portsmouth Downtown, Residence Inn Portsmouth and Courtyard Portsmouth are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Rochester?

The Garrison Hotel An Ascend Hotel Collection Member, Ogunquit River Inn An Ascend Hotel Collection Member and Ogunquit River Inn An Ascend Hotel Collection Member are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular Best Western hotels in Rochester?

Best Western York Inn and Best Western Plus Portsmouth Hotel & Suites are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels in Rochester?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Rochester, Holiday Inn Express Durham and Holiday Inn are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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