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Berkshires Shirakaba Guest House

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Overview
20 Mallery Rd, New Ashford, MA 01237 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

From the moment we arrived (to freshly baked brownies no less), Louise and Sadao were the most wonderful hosts. My now-wife and I had a (very) small wedding planned at the inn, and due to the mystical weather of New England, it decided to snow...More

Thank Joshua W
Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Public Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. We do really enjoy taking care of our guests with pampered and personal service. We have had quite a few intimate weddings here. We love to be chosen to be...More

Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

We came here for a surprise birthday and Louise and Sadao made us feel so at home and comfortable that it was hard to leave! The suite was gorgeous, beautifully furnished with Japanese decor AND birthday decorations everywhere. Service was exceptional and Louise went out...More

Thank Danielle G
Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Public Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded March 2, 2018

We REALY have fun helping guests celebrate special events!! I am so happy you enjoyed your stay We really enjoyed meetingbyou both! Louise

Reviewed February 19, 2018

I spent a lovely birthday with my boyfriend at Shirakaba and everything was over the top! We arrived to banners on the outside and inside of the Inn saying happy birthday so that made me feel special. We had a relaxing afternoon in the hot...More

Thank Cindy M
Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Public Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded April 22, 2018

We LOVE to help guests celebrate!! We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and your dinner event 🙂

Reviewed September 23, 2017

Louise, with the active participation of her husband Sadao, has redefined the term hospitality, which begins as soon as you make your reservation. We do a lot of B&B traveling and seek to stay in the best. Shirakaba, right near Willliamstown and No. Adams and...More

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Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Guest Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded September 27, 2017

We really enjoyed meeting you both! We love Japan and the Berkshires, where we are lucky to live. I really enjoy making all our guests feel welcome and we are both very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us \. Sadao's incomparable dinner event...More

Reviewed August 27, 2017

Got away from Boston and have a relaxed and wonderful weekend in Shirakaba. Louise and Sadao are so hospitable!!! Welcomed by Louise's home-made cookies in the late Friday night. The house is very beautiful and has lots of Japanese decorations. The bed is so comfortable...More

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Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Guest Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded October 1, 2017

I am so glad you had a great time with us 🙂 Sadao loves to cook and I really enjoy taking care of our guests It is really nice when guests return and we look forward to seeing you both again

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21+ acres, private, two suite, resort style, Berkshires bed and breakfast, Williamstown MA area, free wi-fi, 9' x 39' indoor pool, 6 person hot tub, 3 person Saunatec Far Infared Sauna.. Matsu No Ma Suite, ...More 418 sq.ft., king size Tempur Pedic bed, Japanese Tatami mat room use as sitting room for Romantic getaway, sleeps second couple Japanese style, or up to 3 children, full bath, shower for two, Take No Ma Suite, 415 sq.ft., has Queen size bed, private bath w/shower/tub, second private bedroom/sitting room with full size sofa bed. Suites have: Mini fridge, microwave, HDTV w/cable/Bluray player ( Take No Ma Suite has them in both bedrooms), Japanese hot water pot. Complimentary snacks and beverages. Free Japanese or made to order Western breakfast, optional 6 course Japanese dinners. BYOB no credit cards accepted Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
2
Price range
$345 - $385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Berkshires Shirakaba Guest House New Ashford, MA
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Berkshires > New Ashford
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Traveler (78)
Room & Suite (40)
Dining (27)
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"The Bamboo Suite (Take No Ma) is the largest with a king-size bed and best views."
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"We stayed in the bamboo suit and it was very comfy and had great views of the grounds."
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"Take no MA is where we stayed and it had a lovely view of the pond."
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"Two suites only, each is wonderful"
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