Holidaymakers looking for a fantastic place to stay in the north east of the United States should try Sunapee. Located in the state of New Hampshire this town offers visitors many things to see and do. Here holidaymakers will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, cottages and B&Bs.
Holidaymakers staying in Sunapee will find activities to do throughout the year especially on the lake. Here visitors can swim or relax on the lakeside beach as well as try watersports such as fishing, sailing, paddle boating, water skiing and jet skiing. A great way to explore the town and the Lake Sunapee area is by hiking, cycling and horse riding. In the winter Mount Sunapee has snowboard riding trails and a separate beginner ski area. Golfers will find numerous 9 and 18-hole golf courses nearby such as the Baker Hill Golf Club in Newbury. Other popular activities here include ice skating, mountain biking and climbing. Visitors will find many inns, bars, cafes and restaurants to choose from in and around Sunapee serving delicious local dishes. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food, drink and other provisions from stores and markets in the area.
Sunapee has many scenic and interesting places to visit such as the St. Joachim Roman Catholic Church and St. James Episcopal Church. Newbury is a pleasant town to visit as it features amongst other things the Bell Cove Historic Caboose Museum. Visitors will find other museums and galleries in the area such as the Mount Kearsarge Indian Museum in Warner, which is about 30 minute’s drive from Sunapee. Holidaymakers can take excursions across Lake Sunapee and take in the wonderful scenic views this area has to offer. The area also features historic houses and gardens such as John Hay National Wildlife Refuge and The Fells Historic Estate and Gardens.
June, July and August are the warmest months in this part of New Hampshire with an average high of around 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Temperatures in January and February can dip as low as 5 degrees Fahrenheit but average out at about 20. The rainfall across the year is quite even with an average of about 2 inches in February to a highest of 3.6 inches in august.
Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston Massachusetts is approximately 100 miles from Sunapee and has numerous flights to and from international airports. These include Amsterdam (AMS), Dublin (DUB), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO), Toronto-Pearson (YYZ), and Zurich (ZRH) as well as many other U.S cities. Passengers can get a connecting flight from Boston with Cape Air to Lebanon Municipal Airport (LEB), which is approximately 30 miles from Sunapee. Both airports have car rental and taxi services available.