Murder Mystery on a New Hampshire Train


Someone was murdered at a Hollywood party after the Academy Awards. Everyone’s help is needed to crack the case.

murderwine-1Be part of the first Murder Mystery Dinner Train in Mt. Washington Valley, New Hampshire. This adults-only event is scheduled for Fridays and Saturdays, October 19-20 and 26-27, 2012. The three-hour weekend event includes a four-course meal. You’ll truly feel like part of the Hollywood elite as you dine on lobster bisque, grilled rib eye with balsamic herb emulsion, and manchego polenta cake. Dress to impress in casual elegant or formal attire.

The fun lasts all weekend long with a stay at one of these five local bed and breakfast inns.  Special packages include two tickets on the Murder Mystery Dinner Train.

a detective at the crime scene investigationIntimate getaways are the specialty of The Cabernet Inn. Choose a room with a fireplace and/or two-person Jacuzzi for extra romance. The vintage bed and breakfast is convenient to North Conway restaurants and shops and is committed to the New Hampshire Sustainable Lodging and Restaurant program. Receive a champagne toast, keepsake gift, and gourmet breakfast each morning with the one-night Whirl-Wind Masquerade package or two-night Hollywood in the Valley package. Packages range from $319-$749 per couple.

A horse lover’s dream, Farm by the River is a country bed and breakfast with public stables two miles from North Conway, New Hampshire. Request Mrs. Carroll’s Room for mountain views from the Jacuzzi. Take a guided trail ride through 70 scenic acres or fly-fish for trout on the Saco River. Stay two nights and receive a split of champagne, fireside breakfast each morning, and afternoon refreshments, starting at $499 per couple. Add a horse-drawn carriage or horseback ride to this package at special rates.

The open-air hot tub is open year-round at The Buttonwood Inn on Mt. Surprise in North Conway. This New Hampshire inn has preserved a country ambiance with pine floors, stenciling, and antiques. has selected this inn as a Top 10 New England Bed and Breakfast. Stay two nights and receive a full gourmet breakfast and afternoon tea with homemade cookies or cupcakes. Packages range from $489-689 per couple.

Breakfast lovers may have difficulty choosing between the four entrée options offered each morning at the Inn at Jackson. The inn was originally built for a member of the Baldwin piano family and is the last remaining structure designed by architect Stanford White in Jackson, New Hampshire. Stay two nights in a Mountain Lodge Room for $449 or reserve a Romantic Victorian Room with a fireplace or gas stove for $509 per couple.


Select one of the two-night mystery packages offered at The Colonial Motel in North Conway that features two Murder Mystery Dinner Train tickets as well as gift certificates for breakfast each morning at a local restaurant within walking distance. Munch on homemade cookies Saturday afternoon, and in the evening make s’mores around the outdoor fire. Couples can stay in a room with a queen-size bed for $405 or indulge in king accommodations with a two-person whirlpool tub for $493.  Gratuities and tax are included and you can also request a package upgrade that adds a massage or a carriage ride