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Penrose Victorian Inn

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133 Main St, Williamsburg, MA 01039-9713 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Breakfast included
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All reviewsmy daughterlike coming homeold friendshigh school reunionthe painted ladyrooms are beautifulplayer pianooutdoor pooltwo nightscomfortable bedsfresh fruitpleasant stayhomemade strawberry jamdicknancyhostsvictorian
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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

The Penrose Bed and Breakfast is one of the nicest B & Bs we've ever stayed at, and we've stayed at a lot of them because we like supporting small businesses and families. The bathrooms and bedrooms are stunning to look at, the breakfasts are...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2018

Penrose Victorian Inn is AMAZING! Dick and Nancy are great hosts, so are their lovely puppies and beautiful beautiful cat Calvin. We first stayed there three years ago when my boyfriend (now husband) proposed to me and this time we came back for our honeymoon....More

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Response from PenroseVictorianInn, Owner at Penrose Victorian InnResponded July 14, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review. We were honored that you choose to spend your honeymoon with us. We certinly hope you spend happy and long life together. We hope you come back again. We hope to see you in China one day.

Reviewed July 12, 2018

We were visiting from central N.Y. For a family reunion and had a wonderful experience at the Penrose. We love B&Bs-so much nicer than staying in a standard hotel. The place is lovely-beautiful antiques and veryprivate & intimate (only 3 guest rooms). Their breakfasts were...More

Thank vmc8633
Response from PenroseVictorianInn, Owner at Penrose Victorian InnResponded July 13, 2018

Thanks so much for your wonderful review. We truely enjoyed having you stay with us. We would love to hav you stay with us any time you aremin the area.

Reviewed April 22, 2018

My fiance and I were in the Northampton area for a local concert and, being on short notice, there weren't many B&B options available. So we called Penrose and, lo and behold, one room was left. We're very thankful there was, for we never would...More

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Response from PenroseVictorianInn, Owner at Penrose Victorian InnResponded April 23, 2018

Glad that Dick took good care of you. I am his wife in California. Sorry I missed you. Keep up the good work of only staying in Bed and Breakfasts - they are more fun!! Thanks for the Great review.

Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Innkeepers are very nice. The inn is located near shopping. House was built in 1800s with a lot of period antiques furnished throughout. There is even a player piano that actually plays songs. You have to climb a set of stairs to get to the...More

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Response from PenroseVictorianInn, Owner at Penrose Victorian InnResponded November 12, 2017

Thank you for taking your valuable time to write a review. Our regular rate for The Painted Lady Room is $165.00. When guests request an additional bed in the room we charge extra. Most of our guest prefer not to have meat at breakfast. Had...More

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Penrose Victoran Inn is located near Smith College, University of Massachusetts, Amherst College, Hampshire College, Deerfield Academy and Williston Northampton Academy. Penrose Victorian Inn takes one ...More back to the by-gone Victorian era with antiques, chandeliers and seven fire places. Choose from three uniquely decorated spacious guest rooms, all with large private baths - The Painted Lady, The Bride's Room and The Eleanor Purrington Room. The stately front porch, perennial gardens, fountain and in-ground swimming pool add to the Inn's ambiance. Our guests enjoy a gourmet candle-lit breakfast. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$125 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Massachusetts > Hampshire County > Williamsburg
Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Andrea S
July 30, 2016|
Response from PenroseVictorianInn | Property representative |
Hi Andrea - To answer your questions. No he pool is not heated but the water is quite warm. Breakfasts are full. Coffee, tea, juice, fresh fruit. We serve an entree of either eggs in some form or a sweet dish such as... More
Andrea S
July 30, 2016|
Response from BikeJane | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall there being a pool. Breakfasts are lovely and homemade but the hostess determines the menu each day. I would check your maps function for distance.
Room Tips
"Painted Lady and Bride Room are wonderful!"
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"if it gets too hot (the vents blasted heat), you can manually close them."
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"Ask about the location of the room. Beds are queen size, not king."
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"All of the rooms are very lovely but not suited for young children. Definitely a more adult oriented B&B."
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