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518 South Main Street, Great Barrington, MA 01230
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Wainwright Inn
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lexington, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our Thanksgiving stay in the Berkshires was rescued by Marja and Robert who kindly accommodated our last minute needs by making available the room we needed for our family. The room was perfect and everything was nice and clean. The breakfast was creative and delicious, and the innkeepers were so very nice and full of great information regarding the area.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The Innkeepers and their staff were wonderful and soooooo friendly! Our breakfasts were delicious . . . nothing "cutesy", just delicious and prepared with skill and love by Marja and Robert. The Wainwright Inn is in a terrific location close to museums, wonderful restaurants and so many places of interest. The rooms are clean, charming and welcoming.The entire Inn is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Sy and I had an wonderful time. The room is spacious and very nice furnished with a beautiful view of trees and garden. The owners of the Inn are friendly and help with nice reviews from local restaurants. The breakfast is a surprise in both presentation and taste.

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had a very nice experience staying at this charming B&B. Rooms were impeccable, the welcome was warm and the Innkeepers couldn't do enough to make our stay comfortable. At the end, we forgot some belongings which they very obligingly sent back to us in Europe. Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

Your basic, garden variety B&B, it is within walking distance to the business district. The rooms are nice, though not great, and it all has a bit of a dated feel. The breakfasts are over-engineered in an effort to be 'cute'. Staff is helpful. Neither memorable nor bad, it will suit you if it is a B&B you seek.

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innkeeper50, Owner at Wainwright Inn, responded to this review

So sorry to read you did not enjoy our breakfast presentations, we enjoy combining nice colors using organic local foods newer tought guests would think we are trying to be cute. In case you would like to come back will be happy to make you a breakfast that will be to your liking, We also hope we can grant your... More 

Pickerington, Ohio
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This stay at the Wainwright Inn was our third, and future visits to Great Barrington will always include this wonderful B&B. Marja, Robert and Anita are friendly, accommodating and welcoming, and the inn itself matches their charm. We stayed five nights; the breakfasts were varied and always delicious as well as beautifully presented. We've stayed in three different rooms in... More 

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innkeeper50, Owner at Wainwright Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words, we enjoyed your stay with us very much also. We sure hope on your next visit that you will have a change to make it to the Berkshire PWL, and the B. Choir It was a great plesure to have your brother and his partner over for breakfast . Have a great... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My wife and I had a wonderful stay at the Wainwright. The room (The Federal) was comfortable and well appointed. The breakfasts were ample and delicious. Marja, the Inn-Keeper was was friendly and fun to talk to. She suggested a couple of excellent restaurants which we thoroughly enjoyed. I would highly recommend this B&B to anyone looking for a top... More 

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Our second year in a row here and loved it both times. Lovely big Victorian on Rt 7 in Great Barrington with wrap around porch, clean rooms with comfortable beds and private baths. Marja is a wonderfully outgoing innkeeper happily sharing her knowledge of the area. Nice breakfast each morning, always with a sweet bread or cake to finish. Easy... More 

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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We missed Marja at check-in, her husband showed us in, but she clearly is in control as her enthusiastic welcome the next morning extended to working to please a particularly difficult diner with breakfast choices. Every morning there was a freshly made "sweet" to have with a cup of coffee. Freshly made breakfast was served, after one sat down, a... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This was our first visit to the Berkshires. We were attending a friend's wedding and needed a place to stay. We decided to make a 3 day weekend out of our trip and are happy we chose the Wainwright Inn. The owners were very welcoming, pleasant and accommodating. The room was comfortable, quiet and clean. Our included breakfast was delicious... More 

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Address: 518 South Main Street, Great Barrington, MA 01230
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Berkshires > Great Barrington
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Number of rooms: 11

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