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Jonathan Foote 1778 House

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Miami
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I will preface my review by saying the owners have the property up for sale and that may be why they seem not to care. We arrived at the B&B in the midst of a heat spell. The owners had not put the room a/c on to make the welcome comfortable but had the windows open. They said we could... More 

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Sanford, Maine
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INNKEEPER’S FAVORITE REVIEW
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

From a chance visit six years ago, we have been fortunate to return yearly, often with family and friends, to this absolute gem of a home away from home. This beautiful and welcoming inn has been lovingly maintained with an artist/historian's eye and a fine craftsman's precise touch. It enjoys an ideal location on a high knoll amidst lovely gardens... More 

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Hewlett, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

The innkeeper Joanna is warm and accommodating. One day for breakfast, the hot dish was something I did not like--I was sweetly asked what I would prefer. The house is charming and very clean. The only negative is the fact that it is "off the beaten path" and hard to find at night. The positives outweigh this inconvenience.

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innladyz, Owner at Jonathan Foote 1778 House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us, and we enjoyed getting to know know you both. Hope we have the pleasure of seeing you both again sometime in the future. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

Lovely house. Loving dog😊😊. This place is cozy and the hosts are lovely. A must visit in fall season and summers. They have a large lawn and the surrounding area is scenic. Jonathan made us lovely cakes that I never had before. Not to be missed.

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innladyz, Owner at Jonathan Foote 1778 House, responded to this review

Thank you ! Our dog is our official greeter, and she did really take to you during your visit. She did love the soft bed you gave to her. How thoughtful and kind of you both. We enjoyed meeting you both and hope to see you again in the future. More 

Great Missenden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

The Jonathan Foote 1778 House is situated in the town of Lee, which lies in a beautiful valley in the wooded foothills of SW Mass. Known also for its famous resident Norman Rockwell who painted the workers of the now redundant old Mill at Joes Diner still there in Lee High Street. The Inn is beautifully decorated in Colonial style... More 

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innladyz, Owner at Jonathan Foote 1778 House, responded to this review

Thank you ! We love to hear from our guests and thank you for your lovely review. We hope to see you once again--maybe this fall ? More 

Somerville, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

We have stayed at the Jonathan Foote House a number of times now in all seasons. Always friendly, quiet, tucked onto a pretty piece of land and comes accompanied by a sweetheart of an older dog. The breakfast is always wonderful and there are snacks and, our favorite, blackberry brandy, for the nighttime. We recommend this b&b 100%

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

We found the Jonathan Foote B&B about five years ago and wouldn't consider staying anywhere else for our at least annual trip to the Berkshires. Each time we come we stay longer. JoAnn and Bruce are the nicest people you would want to know as friends, not to mention having as your hosts. Their sweet Golden Retriever Ceili is another... More 

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innladyz, Owner at Jonathan Foote 1778 House, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We love to hear from our longtime guests and are pleased that you are still enjoying our INN after all these years. We look forward to your visit this August and catching up . Ceili has slowed down a bit but will still be quite happy to greet you both. As we will. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

After reading the reviews, I expected more than I found at Jonathan Foote 1778 House. The inn is conveniently located in Lee and the setting is lovely with big, old trees and pretty perennial gardens. Unfortunately, when I stepped inside, I was surprised to find that the inn's decor was quite drab, especially the living and dining rooms. Also, the... More 

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innladyz, Owner at Jonathan Foote 1778 House, responded to this review

This review just goes to show that we just can't please everyone. Although we did reboot and get the wi-fi up and running, it was just not quick enough for the son or the mother. . Concerned that we could not seem to please them (the mother had shared that wi-fi was important to them and I did tell her... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Before booking my stay at the Jonathan Foote 1778 House, I read several dozen reviews on this site. I couldn’t understand how it could be that there was not one bad review, but thought if all these people liked it, I’ll give it a try. Well, now I understand. It takes a great deal of caring, thought, and time to... More 

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Lee, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

After many attempts to find the perfect place to stay near Tanglewood, we came upon the Jonathan Foote 1778 House about ten years back. We haven't gone anywhere else since. Lovely setting, friendly and caring hosts, rooms with character and delicious breakfasts make for a first-rate stay. rfk33

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Jonathan Foote 1778 House

Address: 1 East St, Lee, MA 01238-9090
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Berkshires > Lee
Price Range: $135 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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