Concord, MA 

Hawthorne Inn

462 Lexington Rd
Concord, MA 01742-3729 US

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Rates: $139 to $359
Total Rooms: 7
Overall Rating: 5 hearts (1 review)


Circa 1867. Share the joy of history, literature, poetry and artwork at this intimate New England bed & breakfast. For 25 years, the innís ambiance has imparted the spirit of writers and philosophers such as the Alcotts, Emerson, Hawthorne and Thoreau, who once owned and walked the grounds. Antique furnishings, weavings, hardwood floors, a welcoming fireplace and stained-glass windows all exude a wonderful warmth and gentility. Enjoy afternoon tea on a rustic garden bench in the shade of aged trees and colorful plants. The area offers woods to explore, rivers to canoe, a quaint village with museums, infamous Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, and untold treasures.Publicity and Awards: Forbes Magazine, Yankee, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Le Monde(France), Early American Life, Evening, National Geographic Traveler, Nono (Japan), guidebook publications such as Select Registry, Karen Brown Guides and Elegant Small Hotels, Norm Abrams of This Old House filmed a special public service safety film, South Korean Public TV - film highlighting its history and decor.Location: Country and Historic Village.


Rooms & Rates

Rates: $139 to $359
Payment types accepted include Master Card, Discover, Travelers Checks, Visa, Personal Checks, American Express and Cash.
Rooms: This property has 7 total guest accommodations with private bath, 7 with hot tubs and 2 guest houses.
The types of beds available include King, Queen and Twin.


Minimum Stay Requirements: Some week-ends and Holidays.
Cancellation: Cancellations accepted 14 days prior to first day of reservation. Refund of deposit is less 20%(handling charge) of total lodging fee. Consult your confirmation for latest policy.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast and Afternoon Tea.
Types of meals: Afternoon Tea, Early Coffee/Tea, Continental Plus Breakfast and Snacks/Refreshments.
Amenities In Room: Air Conditioning, Hair Dryer, Bathrobes, Heating, Refrigerator, Coffeemaker, Wireless Internet Access, Bath Amenities, Fireplace and Iron/Ironing Board.
Amenities On Site: Family/Kid Friendly, Free parking on premise and Handicap Access.
Business Traveler Amenities: Iron/Ironing Board, FAX On-site, Daily Newspapers, Hair Dryer, Wireless Internet Access, Desk, Flexible Check in/out Times, Modem Connection, Internet Access and Corporate single occupancy rate.


- One Night Free: This property is featured in Bed & Breakfasts and Country Inns published by American Historic Inns. This guide features a certificate for ONE NIGHT FREE with the purchase of one night. The dates this property will honor the certificate are January-March, Sunday-Thursday (premium rooms only)


Events Hosted: Honeymoons, Romantic Getaways, Family Reunions, Meetings and Spiritual renewal.
Other Activities: Antiquing, Art Galleries, Bicycling, Canoeing/Kayaking, Fishing, Hiking, Live Theater, Museums, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Skiing Cross Country, Tennis, Homes of Hawthorne, the Alcotts (Little Women), Emerson, Henry Thoreau, Close to Walden Pond, Great Meadows Wildlife refuge, Old North Bridge of the famed "shot heard 'round the world, " Public tennis courts, Swimming in historic Walden Pond, Boat rentals on the Concord River, Boston (19 miles) and Cambridge (12 miles).

Historic Interest

The land was once owned by Emerson, Hawthorne, the Alcott family and surveyed twice by Henry Thoreau. Located on the original road to the c.1635 village, the same road upon which trod the Minute Men in 1775, to first face the King's Regulars.
Historic Memberships: Located in the American Mile Historic District.
Historic sites nearby: 1,000 acre Minute-Man National Historical park that commemorates the first battle of the American Revolution on April 19th, 1775, The Old North bridge, of the "shot heard 'round the world" (1.5 miles), Walden Pond