Lenox, MA 

Rookwood Inn

 
11 Old Stockbridge Road
Lenox, MA 01240-1717 US
(800)223-9750
(413)637-9750
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Rates: $175 to $395
Total Rooms: 20
Overall Rating: 4.9 hearts (20 reviews)

Description

Circa 1825. This turn-of-the-century Queen Anne Victorian inn offers 20 elegant guest rooms, including suites. Among the amenities in the air-conditioned guest rooms are antiques and fireplaces. The public rooms and halls are decorated with the innkeepers' collection of antique handbags and Wallace Nutting prints. The day begins with a bountiful heart-healthy breakfast. The beautiful Berkshires are famous for cultural and recreational opportunities, and guests can walk to shops and restaurants. Tanglewood is one mile away.Publicity and Awards: New York Times, Boston Globe, London Times, New York Magazine, Philadelphia Magazine, Target the Family.Location: Mountains, Small and resort town.

Room Detail

Hopes Room Room 7
Hope’s Room, can be set up as twin beds or a king. Antique chairs and dresser complete this room named for one of the antique prints. There is a small television for those who can’t do without it. The private bathroom has a shower.
Rates: $210 - $235

 
Mrs Quincys Room Room 8
Mrs.Quincy’s Room, is named for one of the most influential women in the history of Lenox, Deborah Quincy. This room has a romantic queen canopy bed from which the fireplace is in full view. The room has a private bathroom with shower.
Rates: $210 - $235

 
Victorian Dreams Room 19
Victorian Dreams, is often called the honeymoon suite because it is so romantic. A high four-poster queen-sized oak bed commands a great view of the corner fireplace (seasonal). Two comfortable wingback chairs complete the ambiance. A television is hidden from sight, but ready if you want it. The turret bathroom contains an antique soaking tub and a separate large tile shower.
Rates: $295 - $350

 
Lady Harrisons Suite Room 20
Lady Harrison’s Suite, is decorated with pink bows and flowers creating an indoor romance garden. A king size bed, a collection of oak pieces, and a frilly dressing table complete the bedroom area. In front of the seasonal wood burning fireplace is an overstuffed love seat (with a twin sofa bed) and chair. Hidden in a closet is the television. Lady Harrison’s Suite has a full bath with a tub and shower combination. The option of twin beds is available.
Rates: $295 - $350

 
Colonels Choice Suite Room 21
Colonel’s Choice, is decorated in bold jewel tone colors. Asian artifacts complement the red walls and quilt on the king sized bed. The sofa in front of the seasonal wood burning fireplace opens to reveal a twin size sofa bed. A television is hidden in the closet. This room has a full bath with a tub/shower combination. If you wish, twin beds may be set up.
Rates: $295 - $350

 
Silhouette Room 9
Silhouette, is a perfect room for a family or friends traveling together. It has a beautifully carved English antique headboard and footboard on the queen-size bed, a twin bed and large armoire. The private bathroom has a tile shower. The walls are decorated with silhouettes of the owners’ family members.
Rates: $210 - $235

 
The Williams Suite Room 17
The Williams Suite, named for the original tavern, is on the first floor in the oldest section of the house. Walk into a living room with a double sleeper sofa and two comfortable chairs. The bedroom has a king-sized bed (with the option of twins) and is filled with antiques. (The headboard is made from the sides of an antique pump organ.) The large bathroom has a tub/shower combination. There’s plenty of storage in the ample closets in the living room and bathroom. Walk through the bedroom door onto your own deck with a table and chairs over- looking a pretty wooded area. The living room has a TV/VCR and small refrigerator.
Rates: $350 - $425

 
Bouquet Room 1
Bouquet, is a sunny room in the front of the house. Its walls boast big flourishes of flowers and three large windows to take advantage of the sun. A queen sized bed, Gothic Revival bedroom set, antique walnut wardrobe and romantic fireplace (seasonal) provide the perfect ambiance for relaxation and romance. The room has a private bathroom with a tile shower.
Rates: $235 - $310

 
Berkshire View Room 2
Berkshire View is a large, sunny room with a four-poster queen bed and lots of windows. Its turreted sitting area has a wing back chair, antique English armoire, and a love seat that opens to reveal a single sofa bed. Enjoy fresh air and cool breezes from your private screened-in porch. The private bathroom contains a tile shower.
Rates: $235 - $310

 
Audubon Room 3
Audubon, boasts a great high 4-poster king canopy bed, antique love seat and Victorian chair. The bathroom, one of two original to the building, has an antique claw-foot tub with shower.
Rates: $235 - $310

 
Summer Breezes Room 4
Summer Breeze, is a very special room in all four seasons. This brass queen bedded room has a fireplace and its own screened porch. The bathroom, the second oringal bathroom in the building, has an original claw-foot tub with shower.
Rates: $235 - $310

 
Summer Breezes Room 4
Summer Breeze, is a very special room in all four seasons. This brass queen bedded room has a fireplace and its own screened porch. The bathroom, the second oringal bathroom in the building, has an original claw-foot tub with shower.
Rates: $235 - $310

 
Heirloom Room 5
Heirloom, has a queen sized antique oak bed, two Victorian chairs and a Gothic Revival dresser. It has a private bathroom with shower.
Rates: $195 - $210

 
Revels Retreat Room 11
Revels Retreat, often called The Turret Room, is one of our most popular rooms. Decorated in French Provincial blues and yellows, this stunning two-level turret suite is perfect for a romantic interlude or family getaway. On the lower level is a high Renaissance Revival queen bed facing a stunning gas fireplace (seasonal) with a beautiful wooden mantle. The private bathroom with shower is also on the lower level. Walk up four stairs to the turret and you’ll find a single sleigh bed, television and chair. Enjoy the sunrise and sunset from the windows which surround the turret on three sides.
Rates: $295 - $350

 
The Aerie Room 10
The Aerie is a romantic “garret room” with an intricately carved British antique queen bed with headboard and footboard. Two wing back chairs in the dormer make a very cozy sitting area with views of the Berkshire Hills. This room has a private bathroom with shower.
Rates: $185 - $210

 
Arbor Room 12
Arbor, one of our smaller rooms, Arbor has a queen canopy bed, skylight, and comfortable chair in the dormer, perfect for reading. Its private bathroom has a shower.
Rates: $185 - $210

 
Wildflowers Room 14
Wildflowers, this newly renovated room, has an antique cherry headboard on a high queen bed and a cozy sitting area with gas fireplace (seasonal) and television. A small alcove with desk is perfect as a work station, for journaling or as a vanity. The room has a private bathroom with tile shower.
Rates: $235 - $275

 
The Tavern Room Room 15
The Tavern Room, one of our smaller rooms, was named in honor of the small rooms available for travelers in the early 1800′s. This room has a queen bed, two windows, a cozy dormer with a chair and table. It has a private bathroom with shower.
Rates: $185 - $210

 
Sunrise Room 16
Sunrise, this newly renovated room has a king bed (it can be converted to twin beds, if preferred), two comfortable chairs, a gas fireplace (seasonal), and television. It has a private bathroom with a shower.
Rates: $235 - $275

 


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Rooms & Rates

Rates: $175 to $395
Payment types accepted include Visa, Travelers Checks, Master Card, Discover, Diners Club, American Express and Personal Checks.
Rooms: This property has 19 total guest accommodations, 20 with private bath, 12 with fireplaces, 6 suites and 2 conference rooms.

Policies

Minimum Stay Requirements: Two nights on weekends, three nights on weekends during Tanglewood (summer) Season
Cancellation: Prior to one month, 90% of the deposit will be refunded. If cancellation is made with less than 30 day's notice, the balance is charged. Whatever is re-booked, 90% of that amount will be refunded.
Pets: Pets Allowed, Innkeepers pets on premises and First floor suite is dog friendly. Call for details.
Smoking: Outside Only.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast, Snacks/Refreshments and Afternoon Tea.
Types of meals: Vegetarian Breakfast, Snacks/Refreshments, Full Breakfast, Early Coffee/Tea, Continental Plus Breakfast, Continental Breakfast, Banquet Service, Afternoon Tea, We will make every effort to prepare a breakfast to meet special dietary needs and when notified in advance.
Amenities In Room: Wireless Internet Access, Voice Mail, VCR, Television, Telephone, Refrigerator, Reading Lamps, Modem Hook-Up, Hair Dryer, Fireplace, Desk, Ceiling Fans, Bathrobes, Bath Amenities, Air Conditioning, Clock Radio, Cable TV, Free WiFi, Bottled water, Wine glasses, Bottle opener/corkscrew, iPod docking stations in many rooms and lap desks available upon request.
Amenities On Site: Library, Child Care, Parlor Games, Phone, Fax, Fireplace, Limited Handicap Access, Television, VCR and Gift Shop.
Business Traveler Amenities: Desk, Television, Modem Connection, Internet Access, Wireless Internet Access, FAX On-site, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Daily Newspapers, Gym Nearby, Off-site Dry Cleaning Services and Flexible Check in/out Times.
Languages Spoken: Spanish

Spa Services

On-Site Spa Services: Body Wraps, Fitness Center, Facials, Hair Care, Manicures/Pedicures, Massages, Nutritonal Counseling/Weight Management, Waxing and Yoga/Meditation.
Spa Packages: Spa Indulgence, Spa Day
Off-Site Spa Services Available
Nearby Recommended Spas:
Essencials Day Spa
(413)443-6260
www.berkshirespas.com
spa@berkshire.net

Lenox Fitness Center & Spa
(413)637-9893
www.lenoxfitnesscenter.com
info@lenoxfitnesscenter.com

Activities

Events Hosted: Seminars, Romantic Getaways, Family Reunions, Meetings, Honeymoons, Weddings and Innkeeper is a Massachusetts Justice of the Peace.
Other Activities: Antiquing, Art Galleries, Bicycling, Canoeing/Kayaking, Fishing, Golf, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Live Theater, Museums, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Skiing Cross Country, Skiing Downhill, Tennis, Water Sports and Wineries.

Historic Interest

Queen Anne painted lady. Built as a tavern in 1825 and moved to its current location in 1880.
Historic Memberships: National Trust and Local Historical Society.
Historic sites nearby: The Mount - Edith Wharton's home (1.5 miles), Arrowhead (4.5 miles), home of Herman Melville

Romantic Interest

Ambiance, decor