Lenox, MA 

Birchwood Inn

7 Hubbard St
Box 2020
Lenox, MA 01240-4604 US
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Rates: $209 to $399
Total Rooms: 11
Overall Rating: 5 hearts (2 reviews)


Circa 1767. Winner - 2018 Top 10 Most Romantic Inn - Experience comfortable country elegance at this Colonial Revival mansion that has welcomed friends since 1767. The inn's antiques, collectibles, quilts, canopy beds and nine fireplaces create an idyllic getaway. The inn is renowned for sumptuous breakfasts and afternoon tea and was voted "Best Breakfast in New England." Enjoy Berkshire breezes and fireflies on the porch in summer, spring blossoms in stone-fenced gardens, vibrant fall foliage, and the welcome warmth of the firesides in winter. The oldest home in Lenox, it is a short walk from its tranquil hilltop setting to the village's restaurants, galleries and shops.Publicity and Awards: Country Inns, Country Living, New York Magazine, Montreal Gazette, Gourmet Magazine, The Discerning Traveler.Location: Mountains and Village.


Rooms & Rates

Rates: $209 to $399
Payment types accepted include Master Card, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks, Visa and American Express.
Rooms: This property has 11 total guest accommodations with private bath, 6 with fireplaces, 1 two-bedroom suite and 2 conference rooms.
The types of beds available include King, Queen and Twin.


Minimum Stay Requirements: 2 night minimum-weekend, September-June 3 night minimum-weekend, Summer and holidays 2 night minumum-weekdays,June-November
Cancellation: 14-day notice (21-day May-Nov., Christmas week, and groups). With the required advance notice, we will refund the deposit, less a service charge of 10% of the total reservation. Within the 14-day (21-day, see above) period, the guest is responsible for full charges unless able to rebook room.
Pets: Pets Allowed, Well-behaved dogs are welcome and subject to availability. Fee.Availability of Pet-Friendly Room. Contact Innkeeper.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast and Afternoon Tea.
Types of meals: Early Coffee/Tea, Full Gourmet Breakfast, Country Breakfast, Afternoon Tea, Snacks/Refreshments and midnight snack.
Amenities In Room: Bath Amenities, Fireplace, Refrigerator, Air Conditioning, Hair Dryer, Cable TV, Bathrobes, Heating, Coffeemaker, Telephone, Television, Wireless Internet Access and Free wireless Internet access.
Amenities On Site: Suitable for Events, Copy Machine, Gift Shop, Free parking on premise, Universal charging station for electronic vehicles, Tesla charging station and Free wireless Internet access.
Business Traveler Amenities: Desk, Television, 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: French, Spanish

Spa Services

On-Site Spa Services: Massages.


- 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 Monday - Thursday only


Events Hosted: Romantic Getaways, Weddings, Seminars, Meetings, Honeymoons, Family Reunions and Special Interest Groups.
Other Activities: Antiquing, Art Galleries, Beaches, Bicycling, Canoeing/Kayaking, Fishing, Golf, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Live Theater, Museums, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Skiing Cross Country, Skiing Downhill, Tennis, Water Sports, Wineries, Tanglewood, music, theater festivals and the Norman Rockwell Museum.

Historic Interest

The Inn dates back to 1766 and has been the home of prominent Lenox figures. Edith Wharton's home is two miles away, while Herman Melville's home is three miles from the inn. The Norman Rockwell Museum is about four miles away.
Historic Awards: National Register (Granted) and Local Register (Granted).
Historic Memberships: National Trust.

Romantic Interest

Comfortable country elegance sets the scene for romance at Birchwood Inn. Add four-poster beds, wood-burning fireplaces, a clawfoot tub for two, decadent breakfasts and afternoon tea. The rest is up to you!