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Howarth House Bed & Breakfast

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The Howarth House Bed & Breakfast is conveniently located above Fitchburg State University on Ross Street. It is a minutes walk to campus and a five minute walk to the train station to Boston. Located near museums, theater and other cultural offerings, it also sits at a cross roads to New Hampshire and Vermont. If you like antiquing there is a large circuit of antique shops in an easy driving loop and there are a number of artists shops that have popped up along Main Street near the common. The B&B offers en-suite modern bathrooms with heated tile floors, a jetted tub in the South Room or a two person glassed shower with the North Room which also has a fireplace. The rooms each have individual controlled air conditioning and heating, tea stations, large closets and sitting and work areas. There is a fireplaced living room, fireplaced outbuilding with a pool table and collection of firefighting memorabilia from over 30 years in the fire service, a swimming pool and a number of indoor or outdoor dining and relaxing areas. If you like skiing or hiking we are close to Mount Wachusett Ski area as well as large tracts of conservation land, Cross Country skiing at Saima Park, Kayaking, cycling and other outdoor events. One of the nations oldest and largest cycling events takes place in Fitchburg every July with the Art Longsjo Memorial races. Antique and collectible car owners meet at a local pub just down the street weekly and show off their prized possessions in the good weather. Rates are $155.00 To $175.00 Per night and we offer weekly or extended stay discounts. Cheers, Linda and Brian
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Grade: 38 out of 100
31Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
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The entire experience was top-notch, from the greeting at check-in to the breakfast before checking out. Service, hospitality, food, accommodations - everything was outstanding. Brian and Linda were warm and welcoming hosts. This is a hidden gem.
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Spotless, warm and welcoming. Lovely historic home quite well cared for; tastefully updated for modern needs. Very convenient for us to come and go from while attending a local family event. COMFORTABLE bed. Heated tile floor in the bath. We both enjoyed a very tasty, ample
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Where to start... Host Brian welcomed us and made us feel right at home. The house has a very nice atmosphere with all kinds of nooks and crannies. The North Room where we stayed has a gas fireplace and a cozy decoration. The breakfast was excellent: not only the blueberry
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Brian and Linda were very friendly and made our stay enjoyable. Linda met us as we arrived via Uber and helped carry our bags inside. Brian is a great chef as evidenced by the superb breakfast that he made to order for us. The Fireman Cave deserves special mention, be sure to
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My only thought, I wish we could have stayed longer! Everything was so wonderful, we were greeted at the door like we were long time friends, given a tour and shown to our room. Everything was so beautiful. Breakfast absolutely delicious to very last bite. Even sent on the road
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An evening in the living room is a great way to meet new friends.
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East Room Jacuzzi Tub
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the East room
I am looking at your web site and could not find room rates. Please respond. DA
Hello David, As a smaller (3 room) B&B we prefer the personal touch, talking with the guests when making reservations and don't use a reservation service. Our rates can be seen on main web site as they change over the years.
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"The North room has a fireplace."
"All the rooms were beautiful - we loved the East room and the Jacuzzi tub!"
"All rooms are excellent. There is one suite with a huge jetted tub."
"The South Room gets a nice view of the pool and the wilderness behind the house."
"all seemed good to us"
United StatesMassachusettsFitchburg
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