Welcome to our Boutique Hotel in Dover, New Hampshire

Discover our one-of-a-kind hotel in Dover, New Hampshire, which offers modern luxury built upon a foundation grounded in New England culture. Tucked away in the heart of Dover, The Garrison Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is a new boutique hotel experience celebrating the traditions of Dover, where old-world charm blends effortlessly with modern elegance.

A Local Touch

Our doors are open to you here at our Dover hotel, a place which strives to offer the perfect harmony between personalized service and an authentic space to relax. Our curated rooms are decorated with touches of maritime décor and contemporary details for comfort. Start each morning with our fresh complimentary breakfast made with local goods and choose to dine inside or on our gorgeous patio, one of the many beautiful gathering spaces on site.

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Ideally Located in New England

Dover is not only a great starting point for year-round adventures in New England, but it is easily reached by all modes of transportation – a recognized center for commercial activity in southeastern New Hampshire.

  • Midway between Boston and Portland, Maine
  • 10 minutes from Portsmouth, home to waterfront activities and open-air dining
  • Less than an hour to Lake Winnipesaukee and the White Mountains
  • Just off Exit 8E on the Spaulding Turnpike
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Planning Your Stay

Whether you’re planning an itinerary of coastal activities or a local business trip, The Garrison Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is your perfect one-of-a-kind boutique hotel for a home away from home. During the off hours, relax in one of our dedicated gathering spaces here on our property to connect with those who matter most.

Our FEMA-approved hotel in Dover is just minutes from the University of New Hampshire, local offices downtown, and historic Portsmouth. Learn more about our dedication to corporate travel and suggested local venues for events!

Retire to your comfortable hotel room for a restful night’s sleep, and start your next day at our hotel in Dover, New Hampshire feeling recharged and ready for an adventure.  

Featured Offers

Stay 2 Nights and Save 10%

Stay another night for savings of 10% off our best available rate on select dates throughout the year! Enter stay dates for 2 or more nights, and find your discount under the “Deals” tab on the booking page. 
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A Special Touch

Begin your stay at The Garrison Hotel with a special addition. Surprise your traveling companions with a bottle of wine, chocolates, or flowers already waiting in your room. Simply call ahead at (603) 842-6783 and our staff will take care to help customize an add-on that's just right for you. Other ways to enhance your stay at The Garrison? Enjoy an elegant night out at one of our favorite restaurants in Dover and Portsmouth, whether you’re seeking an upscale waterfront meal or casual local pub with delicious bites. We’ve also curated a list of some of our favorite venues to host a celebration or attend a local event. These historic and beautiful places are the perfect setting for a truly special memory. Experience local activities such as wine tasting at LaBelle Winery, creating a personalized rustic sign at Board & Brush, or chartering a private boat through the Gundalow Company! It’s the smallest details that make the biggest difference. Add that special touch to your stay at The Garrison Hotel for a truly memorable experience.
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20% Off Bike Tours!

Enhance your stay with a bike tour, one of the best ways to see the beautiful New Hampshire seacoast. Guests of The Garrison Hotel receive 20% off bike tours with PortCity Bike Tours, daily bicycle excursions that are led by professional tour guides with local area expertise. Please ask the Front Desk for details. Choose from historic, coastal, island, neighborhood, custom, or self-guided tours! All-inclusive tours come with a professional guide, 21-speed bicycle, helmet, and bottled water. Read more about tour descriptions and schedule here.
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Sailing Discount

We are excited to announce that guests of The Garrison Hotel are entitled to a 10% discount on sailing tours with the Gundalow Company. Explore the Piscataqua River on a traditional flat-bottom gundalow barge that offers a uniquely historic experience. Tours are run both during the day, and in the evenings, allowing you to have a sunny picnic sail, a romantic sunset exploration, or even a star-lit concert sail at night. Simply visit our front desk for your special discount code to book your tour online. Regardless of how you plan to explore the open water, stay with The Garrison Hotel to be eligible for this coveted discount!