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Purple Gables

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“amherst area”(5 reviews)
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All reviewswonderful hostsecond bedroomamherst areaeggswithin walking distance of downtownbed and breakfastb bhome away from homethoroughly enjoyed our staywould stay here againgreat place to staybreakfast was deliciouslyndasuitehostessdaughtermuseum
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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Amherst and the surrounding areas are beautiful and charming and this small bed and breakfast reflects that perfectly. My wife, daughter and I stayed in the suite and we're greeted warmly by Lynda upon our arrival. Cheese, crackers and conversation about local restaurants and things...More

Thank jvinijvini
Response from Lynda F, Owner at Purple GablesResponded 9 July 2016

It was fun having you and your family with us . The dogs keep looking for you and haven't forgiven me for letting you leave! We all look forward to seeing you again when you come to the area in the future.

Reviewed 2 June 2016

What a lovely, large B&B! The suite comfortably housed two of us in the large bed and a third person in the room with a single (which has a pocket door for privacy). The perennial gardens out back are beautiful, the breakfasts were elegantly plated...More

Thank NEReviewer
Response from Lynda F, Owner at Purple GablesResponded 3 June 2016

Thanks Lisa. I loved having you and your family here, especially your helpful plumbing skills!! I look forward to seeing you again for a less eventful visit. Sincerely, Lynda

Reviewed 29 March 2016

I found Purple Gables online after finding the UMass Hotel to be booked. How lucky for us that the conference hotel was sold out. Purple Gables is a delightful find. I loved the layout of the eating/living and sleeping spaces. Lynda is the perfect host....More

Thank kbettina12q
Response from Lynda F, Owner at Purple GablesResponded 9 April 2016

It was such a pleasure having you stay! I look forward to your next visit! Sincerely, Lynda

Reviewed 18 August 2015

The Purple Gables Bed and Breakfast is the perfect place to stay whether you are a couple looking for a romantic retreat or if you are visiting the area with a teenage child. My husband and I stayed at the Purple Gables Bed and Breakfast...More

1  Thank Jean L
Response from Lynda F, Owner at Purple GablesResponded 12 September 2015

H Jean, I just read your review and wanted to tell you that I'm delighted you enjoyed our B+B because we certainly enjoyed having you! You were stellar guests!! We look forward to your return sooner rather than later!! Lynda

Reviewed 24 June 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Purple Gables earlier this month and enjoyed our visit very much. We were greeted by Linde, the proprietor, who was friendly and cheery. She had set out crackers and cheese for us, which were much appreciated as we...More

Thank Judith F
Response from Lynda F, Owner at Purple GablesResponded 26 June 2015

It was a real pleasure having you! Lynda

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i think you've misdirected your question. you need to be in touch w/ owner.
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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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