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Purple Gables

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Charming, elegant, no-smoking suite in historic home. Walk to town, UMass and Amherst College. Sunny large suite with private porch entrance, dining area, sitting room, queen bed, second private bedroom, garden, patio. Gourmet breakfast served in your suite. Amenities include WIFI, TV, DVD, fridge with snacks, microwave, bathrobes, slippers, hairdryer, and much more.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
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Mid-range
Location
Full view
Getting there
Bradley Intl Airport32 mi
Worcester Airport34 mi
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

My daughter and I stayed at Purple Gables for two nights. It was everything we could have hoped for, and more! It is cozy, clean, and comfortable. Lynda is such a wonderful and genuine host, who welcomed us and made us feel right at home!...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Had a great 3 days stay with Lynda at Purple Gables. The idea of being the only guest is unusual, but you do feel like a King (or Queen) while you are there. The amount of space is great. The gardens out in back are...More

Thank Dan S
Response from Lynda F, Owner at Purple GablesResponded August 9, 2017

Dan, Thanks for the glowing review. I'd say you were great guests! I truly enjoyed your visit. Sincerely Lynda

Reviewed April 10, 2017

My husband and I just spent two nights at Purple Gables, and loved it!. Lynda is a wonderful host -- warm, gracious, and welcoming. The suite includes every convenience -- hairdryer that actually works, magnifying mirror, full length mirror, place to put your toiletries, snacks,...More

Thank David C
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

We were visiting colleges in Amherst with our daughter and decided to stay at a bed and breakfast instead of a traditional hotel. And are we glad that we did. We had a private entrance to our own beautifully furnished apartment. Our hostess Lynda couldn't...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2017

This is my second stay at the Purple Gables, Lynda the owner is a terrific resource and welcoming person. My mother who is almost 80 and has traveled extensively said this is the nicest bed and breakfast she has ever stayed in. My mother who...More

1  Thank jmgraham200
Response from Lynda F, Owner at Purple GablesResponded March 15, 2017

Hi! It was great having you and your delightful mom stay last week. It was fun to hear how your daughter has grown and decided on where to go to college, since she was a mere child on your last visit. My only complaint was...More

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Anita R
October 17, 2016|
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Response from marybeth02140 | Reviewed this property |
i think you've misdirected your question. you need to be in touch w/ owner.
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Alex W
March 31, 2016|
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Response from Lynda F | Property representative |
Yes, ,the suite has a large private bath with shower and tub, safety bars in the tub, shampoo, conditioner, thick white towels and a beautiful stained glass window. We can also provide a bath-chair if notified in advance of... More
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"Close to everything but tucked up away from the road in a peaceful spot."
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Oct 24, 2016
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"There is only one suite."
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Jun 23, 2015
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Jul 7, 2011
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LOCATION
United StatesMassachusettsAmherst
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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