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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not the type of person who usually goes to B&B's, but I have to say that if I was going to stay anywhere it'd be here. We will surely come back. What I liked most was that the place had a very homey feel to it, but I didn't feel like I was staying in someone's house. Everything... More 

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innkeeper50, Owner at Wainwright Inn, responded to this review

So glad to read you enjoyed your stay with us and it's great we made you a B&B fan.!! Just so you know for your next stay hopefully with us, all rooms have the same rate , some rooms are warmer that others , I promise you will not be chilly in any of them. Looking forward to see you... More 

Brewster, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Wainwright overnight while on business. The Innkeepers were accommodating, friendly and provided everything we needed from wifi to a beautiful breakfast. Rooms are spacious and well appointed with lovely antique detail and modern amenities. We will surely be back to this gem of an Inn located right on Main Street, a lvoely walk to shops and... More 

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innkeeper50, Owner at Wainwright Inn, responded to this review

We are very pleased to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. We for sure hope to see you another time,hopefully when the weather is a little bit warmer [ above 35 F ] so we can have all the fire places going and make the 10 minute stroll to hart of the town without freezing. Thank you for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

On the strength of the baked goods at breakfast alone, I would come here again! We're vegan and Marja did a wonderful job feeding us good food. Not just "good for vegan food" or "good but with a dollop of resentment" as we often encounter. Genuinely good food, good conversation, and all that in a fine old house. She makes... More 

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

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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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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Aurora
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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
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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
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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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Address: 518 South Main Street, Great Barrington, MA 01230
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Berkshires > Great Barrington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 11

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