The Inn at Stockbridge, Massachussets
|30 East Street, 01262, Stockbridge, Massachussets, UNITED STATES.|
Description: The Inn at StockbridgeOffering a little slice of heaven in the Berkshires, The Inn at Stockbridge is set in a classic Georgian-style mansion, originally built in 1906 by Boston attorney Phillip Blagdon as a summer ''cottage''. Nestled on twelve acres of beautiful, secluded grounds, The Inn at Stockbridge provides luxury boutique bed and breakfast accommodation and wonderful amenities in an atmosphere of genuinely welcoming hospitality.
Located in three separate wings - the historic main house, the barn and the cottage house, The Inn at Stockbridge is ideal for exploring the Berkshires. Attractions close by include the Norman Rockwell Museum, Tanglewood, or downtown Stockbridge, less than two kilometres from the inn, with countless opportunities for shopping or good food. Popular outdoor activities in the area include hiking, biking and golf, with a number of excellent courses a few minutes' drive from the Inn. On-site, The Inn at Stockbridge boasts a large heated outdoor swimming pool, an exercise and fitness room with cardio equipment and a Nautilus station, plus a massage room. Every afternoon, the Inn offers a complementary wine and cheese reception in the living room - by the fireside in winter, or on the sunny wraparound porch in summer.
Type of rooms: The Inn at StockbridgeMain House Rooms
"Petite" and charming, this is a small, cosy room with a queen-size bed. The bath is private, but please note it is adjacent to the room, is not en-suite. This room comes with a TV/DVD player, and a shower Stall.
This first floor queen room has entrances from both the library and the wrap-around porch. Convenient for the cookies! It features TV/DVD and a shower/tub combo. Room size approximately 15 sq m.
This is a Main House gem with turn of the century charm... The Rose Room is a charming king room with an original armoire. It features TV/DVD and a shower stall. Room size approximately 18 sq m.
Guests can surround themselves with Asian influences in this unique room. Newly redecorated, this room has light, bright paintwork, fresh carpets, and retains touches of its former "Madame Butterfly" décor. This room overlooks the expansive grounds at the front of the mansion. It features king or twin beds on request, TV/DVD a shower/tub combo. Room size 18 sq m.
This charming, cosy king room overlooks the front lawn of the Inn. It comes with TV/DVD, and the en-suite bathroom has a shower stall.
Room size 19 sq m.
Spacious and Comfortable,North Corner is a large king room with a sitting room and two reclining chairs. This room overlooks the front meadow. Very private, this room is at the end of the 2nd floor hallway. Shower/Tub Combo.
Room size 25 sq m.
The Terrace room is a very special room at the back of the main house, with its own private deck overlooking the "enchanted grotto" and the pool. Guests will feel a world away in this peacful room decorated in green and cream, with natural accents of wicker and greenery. It also has a private entrance.
This cheery room was once the master bedroom of the mansion and creates its own sunshine decorated in sunny yellow tones. Guests can enjoy the abundance of natural light while viewing the grounds from the four windows in this very spacious king room. Blagdon comes with a gas fireplace, sitting area, refrigerator, TV and DVD player. Room size 31 sq m.
Cottage House Suites
Guests can escape from the mundane in this Indian-inspired suite featuring warm shades of sienna and the richness of gold. Guests can also enjoy the warmth of the fireplace or have a cup of tea overlooking the pool and grounds. This suite comes with a gas fireplace, TV/DVD player, a whirlpool tub and separate shower, a Keurig coffee pot, and a refrigerator. Suite size 26 sq m.
St. Andrews Suite:
Imagine nestling in this spacious king suite with a golf and equestrian theme. Guests can savour the warmth of a gas controlled fireplace and the indulgence of a large whirlpool tub in this richly toned room. Other features include a separate shower, a Keurig coffee pot, and a refrigerator. Suite size 26 sq m.
Guests can relax in this lovely suite featuring soft shades of pink and white. This king room is spacious, light and airy, and features a very large bathroom with a walk-in shower and separate bathtub. Offering accessibility for guests with limited mobility/wheelchair users, this suite comes with a gas fireplace, a walk-in shower and separate bathtub, a Keurig coffee pot, and a refrigerator. Suite size 27 sq m.
Out of Africa:
This spacious Cottage suite is decorated in earth tones, reflecting a natural beauty. It comes with a Gas Fireplace, a Refrigerator, a Keurig Coffee Pot, TV/DVD, Shower/Tub Combo, Bathrobes, and 32 sq m of relaxation.
The Rockwell Suite:
This king suite with private deck has many touches that will remind guests of Stockbridge's favourite son. This suite features a gas fireplace, TV/DVD, a sitting area, a double whirlpool tub, a separate shower stall, a Keurig coffee-maker, and a refrigerator. Suite size 31 sq m.
The Wharton Suite:
This king suite, offering 31 sq m of romance, and named after Edith Wharton, has a rich floral décor and a timeless elegance. Visit The Mount for more inspiration! This suite features a gas fireplace, TV/DVD, a sitting area, a double whirlpool tub, a separate shower stall, a Keurig coffee-maker, a refrigerator and a private deck.
The Shakespeare Suite:
Offering 32 square metres of peaceful luxury, The Shakespeare Suite in the Barn takes guests far away from the hustle and bustle. With the luxurious king-size bed and the double whirlpool tub, everybody will feel pampered and relaxed. Features include a gas fireplace, TV/DVD, double whirlpool tub, separate shower stall, private deck, a Keurig coffee-pot, refrigerator.
The Shaker Suite:
Guests love this room for its simple, clean elegance, while still maintaining a sense of luxury. This king suite is one of the Inn's most popular suites. This suite features a gas fireplace, TV/DVD, a sitting area, a double whirlpool tub, a separate shower stall, a Keurig coffee-maker, a refrigerator and a private deck. Suite size 34 sq m.
All rooms and suites feature: private bath; flat-screen LCD TV with DVD players; CD player; air-conditioning, ceiling fan; comfy bathrobes; house-made room spray, made with essential oils; Damana amenities, enriched with herbal extracts and natural scents; iron and ironing board; hair-dryer; make-up mirror.
Additional information: The Inn at Stockbridge
The Inn has a fitness centre and a massage room.
Children aged 12 and over are welcome at The Inn at Stockbridge.
Pets are allowed on request, but are not permitted in the main house or pool area.
Number of rooms: 15
Official category: Bed and Breakfast.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1906/2013.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
How to get here: From Boston or Albany (or anywhere via I-90): Take the Mass. Turnpike to Exit 2 - Lee. Follow the signs for Route 102 into Stockbridge. Continue on Route 102 for 4,2 miles (6,8 kms). Turn right onto Route 7 North (towards Lenox and Pittsfield). The entrance is 1,4 miles (2,3 km) on the right, just past the overpass. Please note: Inn is set back and not visible from Rt. 7, look for the sign at the end of the driveway.
From New York City (about 3 hours 150 miles7241 kms. from mid-town): Henry Hudson Parkway North to Saw Mill River Parkway to Taconic State Parkway. North From New Jersey (about 3 hours from Northern NJ). Take either 287N or Garden State Parkway N to New York State Thruway. Take New York State Thruway to Exit 17. Take Route 84E across the Beacon Bridge to the Taconic State Parkway N. Take the Taconic State Parkway approx. 1 hour to Route 23, Hillsdale/Claverack. Take Route 23 East into Hillsdale, continue into Great Barrington. Route 23 intersects Route 7 in Great Barrington. Turn left to take Route 7 North through Great Barrington into Stockbridge. Continue on Route 7 North 1,5 miles past downtown Stockbridge, turning sharp left just past downtown to stay on Route 7. Please note: Inn is set back from the street and not visible from Rt. 7, look for the sign at the end of the driveway.
GPS Coordinates: 42° 17' 55.70'' N 73° 17' 30.99'' W
Nearest airport: Albany International Airport - 85,9 km.