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Federal House Inn

Certificate of Excellence
1560 Pleasant St., South Lee, MA 01260
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Ranked #1 of 2 South Lee B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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73 reviews 73 reviews
31 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is our forth time staying at Federal House Inn and first visit in the winter. As always, we had a very pleasant experience. We went to Butternut ski resort (10 minute drive) which is a small family resort near by and it was a treat to return to the Inn at the end of the day and enjoy the... More 

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

A perfect country getaway. Emphasis on the word "country" - meaning: charming, warm, inviting and yes - imperfect. I don't understand why guests feel the need to bash or complain when privately owned and operated B&Bs IN THE COUNTRY are imperfect, have a few tiny little crawling or flying guests ;), or need "updating". These "flaws" are what make the... More 

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Plymouth, MA
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

My husband and I stayed here during a weekend seminar at Kripalu. The inn was beautiful and quite comfortable. The owners were warm, welcoming and very accomodating. I have celiac disease and cannot eat gluten without becoming very ill. The owner was gluten intolerant and was more than happy to prepare a gluten free breakfast for me in the morning.... More 

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Eliot, ME
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74 reviews 74 reviews
23 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

The Inn is a delightful place to stay. It is just down the road from Stockbridge and many attractions in the Berkshires without being in a congested area. The inn is beautifully appointed with many nice amenities. Wine and cheese and crackers are served at 5 PM daily in the lovely living room. This Oct was our second stay there... More 

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New York City, New York
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13 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Went for the weekend to admire the foliage and found Federal House to be a perfect place to really appreciate the beauty of the Berkshires. Cozy and beautifully appointed, hosts Kolleen and Brian make sure amenities are readily available. Breakfasts, served by friendly staff in a beautiful dining room, are creative and delicious and the wine and cheese, set in... More 

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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46 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Spent two nights here while passing through the Berkshires and we enjoyed an exceptional stay. Hosts Brian and Kolleen were very friendly and welcoming. Our skylight room was spacious for the three of us with gorgeous four poster beds, two bathrooms (!) and a sitting room. We couldn't have asked for more. Breakfast was served in the elegant dinning room... More 

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Oldham, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

A spacious and elegant hotel. Lovely breakfasts, different every day. A particularly nice touch is that they put out wine and cheese at 5.00pm every day so all the guests congregate and chat. The only slight disappoint was that the hotel is about 3 miles away from Stockbridge where the nearesr bars and restaurants are. There is one restaurant across... More 

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Bergen County, NJ
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This was our third stay in three years. A lovely inn just a mile east of Stockbridge. Kolleen and Brian are wonderful hosts, welcoming and very accommodating. The place seems to attract like-minded guests and we always find people to spend time with, particularly with a complimentary glass of wine. Lovely rooms, impeccably clean. What else could one ask for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Our first stay at this B&B and it was did not disappoint! Great location for all attractions. Beautiful property and very relaxing. The breakfast here is outstanding. Brian was a good resource for food and attraction information. We'll come back if we are in the area again.

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Rochester, New York
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12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Kolleen & Brian are exceptional innkeepers who are committed to quality guest services. They are very warm and hospitable and have a wealth of local knowledge. Kolleen prepares a wonderful breakfast each morning and is very accommodating to special dietary needs. They also provide wine and cheese at five each day and take a personal interest in your individual interest,... More 

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