Around Town

Located in the heart of New Hampshire’s Lakes Region, Sunset Lodges is just minutes away from a variety of wonderful attractions, shops, restaurants, and outdoor activities. Below are some of our favorites.


The Old Country Store and Museum

1011 Whittier Highway
Moultonborough, NH 03254

A classic stop for tourists and locals alike. Has an excellent candy selection and knickknacks galore. Farm museum located upstairs.


850 NH Route 16
Glen, NH 03838

A fun fairy-tale theme park aimed at children between the ages of 2 and 12 (although adults enjoy it, too!). Seasonal.

MS Mount Washington

211 Lakeside Avenue
Weirs Beach, Laconia, NH 03246

Take a lovely cruise around Lake Winnipesaukee on one of New Hampshire’s best-known symbols. Seasonal.

The Wright Museum of WWII

77 Center Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03894

Explore one of the largest World War II exhibits in the US. Contains a fascinating collection of WWII-era vehicles and memorabilia. Highly recommended.

The Libby Museum of Natural History

755 North Main Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03894

A seasonal natural history museum for all ages. Located directly across the street from a public boat launch for Lake Winnipesaukee.

Castle in the Clouds

455 Old Mountain Road
Moultonborough, NH 03254

Gorgeous and historical sightseeing destination. Also serves as a terrific day hike.

Shopping & Dining

Downtown Wolfeboro

Seven-minute drive or twenty-minute boat ride

Great selection of restaurants, souvenirs, beach supplies, clothing, and more just a short drive away.

North Conway

One-hour drive

Excellent variety of dining and outlet shopping.


One-hour drive

Even more outlet shopping and restaurants for the savvy shopper on vacation.


Harvest Market

36 Center Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03896

One of several groceries in the Wolfeboro area. Great selection of fruits, vegetables, cheese, and snacks.


891 NH-16
Center Ossipee, NH 03864

Largest grocery in the area. Good for large shopping trips.

NH Liquor & Wine Outlet

35 Center Street
Wolfeboro Falls, NH 03896

Great prices on wine and liquor, but no beer. Check out Harvest Market across the street for beer and snacks.

Boating, Nature & Sports

Melvin Village Marina

463 Governor Wentworth Highway
Melvin Village, NH 03850

Boat rentals, sales, and storage.

Goodhue Boat Company

244 Sewall Rd
Wolfeboro, NH 03894

Boat rentals, sales, and storage.

NH Fish and Game

11 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03302

Fishing, ice fishing, and hunting licenses.

Kingswood Golf Club

24 Kingswood Rd
Wolfeboro, NH 03894

Nearby 18-hole, par 72 semi-private golf course.

Foss Field Recreation Area

88 Lehner Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03894

Free public tennis and pickleball courts near the center of town. Hard court surface. Also has a basketball court, soccer pitch, and baseball diamond among other offerings.

The Nick Recreation Park

Route 28 North – Center Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03894

Family-friendly sports fields and events.

Mt. Major Hiking Trails

Route 11
Alton Bay, NH

Great scenic views of the lake. For casual and moderate hikers. Pack a picnic for when you reach the top.

Gunstock Mountain Resort

719 Cherry Valley Road
Gilford, NH 03249

Good-sized mountain with beautiful views of Lake Winnipesaukee and the White Mountains.

Wolfeboro Cross Country Ski Association

47 North Main Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03894

Good resource for cross-country skiing in the area.