The Basin

This guest room may be configured as a single guest room or a suite suitable for a family with teenage children. Located on the second floor in the 1893 portion of the main inn, The Basin was Andrew Harriman’s original bedroom. It has a king sleigh bed and sliding glass doors leading onto a balcony overlooking the Ellis River and mountains. The private bath has a tiled shower with body jets rather than tub/shower combination. When configured as a suite, stairs lead to an upper level providing twin beds for 2 additional people. The cost for a third or fourth guest is $25 per person per night.Guest room with king sleigh bed with ivory bedding, burgundy wing chair in front of door, sliding glass doors with view of balcony with table & chairs


  • Balcony or Patio
  • Daybed or Two Twins
  • King-Size Bed
  • River View
  • Universal Amenities ~ TV/DVD, Hair Dryer, Iron and Ironing Board, Clock/Radio CD player, Free WiFi, Featherbed, Private Bath
Winter Inn Season Jan 3 - Mar 20, 2016 $169
Quiet Season Mar 21 - Jun 26 & Oct 24 -Dec 22, 2016 $149-$169
Summer Inn Season Jun 27 - Sep 20 & Oct 17 - 23, 2016 $179
Foliage/Holiday Sep 21 - Oct 16 & Dec 26, 2016 - Jan 3, 2017 $199
Chocolate Strawberries, rose, candy, champagne glasses on silver tray

Chocolate Strawberries, Champagne and Rose $49-$55

Freixenet Sparkling Wine, Chocolate Strawberries and a Rose $49. Mumm's Napa Cuvee Champagne, Chocolate Strawberries and a Rose $55.  continued

The Basin

The Basin is located in Franconia Notch, not far from the former site of the “Old Man in the Mountain”. Called the “Old Man’s Foot Basin”, it is only .1 mile from the parking area off I-93. The Pemigewasset River flows through a narrow chute, constantly stirring the pool below in a clockwise direction. The result is a deep, circular pool carved in the granite. Cont...continued

Inn at Ellis River
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17 Harriman Road
Jackson, NH 03846
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