The Andover Area
Find all you expect and more during an awesome experience at our hotel in Andover, MA, assisted by friendly staff who make you feel welcome. In addition to the pleasing service, a spacious lobby and breakfast area are available. We have spotless rooms for relaxation or work and a location that’s easy to find off I-93. On top of all that, guest rooms are large with lots of pillows, the heated indoor pool is sizeable and clean, the fitness room is well-equipped with cardio challenges, and coffee is available night and day. The free Bright Side Breakfast® offers variety with the comfort of hot waffles and pastries. Walk to restaurants and snacks with your family or pet. Stay here whenever your travels take you in the Lowell/Lawrence direction. You’ll be glad you did.
Many identify this northeastern Massachusetts town on the Merrimack River with the Phillips Academy prep school founded here in 1770. It’s also called the “Home of America” because the song America was written here in 1831. The arts and historic sites prosper alongside centuries-old stone walls. Many parks attract hikers, golfers, or fishermen casting a line in one of the rivers or ponds. Boston is 30 minutes away by car, and visitors reach the historic Gloucester with its widow walks and ocean views in 50 minutes. Interstates 93 and 495 connect the area to points in all directions and draw diverse major employers like Raytheon, Dynamics Research, Pfizer, Putnam Investments, and more, all 15 minutes or less from the hotel.
Hotel Services and Amenities
Trade in the highway for a spacious guest room with many amenities and friendly service to write home about. Enjoy in-room coffee, a new flat panel TV with HD channels, free Wi-Fi, a comfy bed, and more. Expecting leftovers? Ask for a room with fridge and microwave. Mini-suites with a pull-out sofa are also available, and there’s space for your pet. Relax the way you want – stop by the indoor pool and hot tub or our fitness room. Either way, the free Bright Side Breakfast is great for adults and kids, with coffee, bagels, pastries, muffins, fruit, cereal, and hot make-it-yourself waffles. Sports teams and others with extended stays benefit from an on-site laundry. Professional meeting facilities attentively served by our banquet staff accommodate small or larger groups.
The Tsongas Center, an arena and conference center seven miles away in Lowell, is part of the University of Massachusetts campus. The school’s River Hawks hockey team faces off there. It’s also the scene of concerts and family events. Also in Lowell, the Red Sox Minor League Affiliate Spinners play ball at LeLacheur Park. Twenty minutes to the southeast on the way to Boston, the rolling hills of Harold Parker State Forest invite hiking, mountain biking, fishing, and horseback riding in stands of white pine. Ten miles across the border to New Hampshire, Canobie Lake Park thrills kids and adults in season on its roller coaster and many rides. For something unique, visit the Salem Witch House on your way to Gloucester.