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Howarth House Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 19 August 2015

large suite with large luxurious bathroom... very nice owners, fresh baked blueberry pie on arrival... lovely historical house, well decorated, large sitting area, pool room, patio overlooking forest, pool... 1/2 block from the college... great breakfast and selection... byob friendly

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Durham, NC
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We're regulars at the Howarth House when we visit family in Central Massachusetts. We were reminded this past weekend of how lovely the Howarth House is in the summer. What a pleasure to look out from our room over a riot of flowers in window boxes to the beautifully landscaped pool area. We enjoyed breakfasts in the covered patio by...

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1Thank NCDurhamite
Midlothian, Virginia
Reviewed 7 August 2015

FIVE STARS! The Howarth House Bed & Breakfast exceeded all of our expectations. This establishment is professionally, yet graciously, operated by Linda and Brian Belliveau. They were most welcoming, were extremely attentive to detail, and clearly walked the extra mile to make our stay as pleasant as possible. The B&B has three rooms in a charming house. Guests basically can...

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Pleasanton
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Howarth House B&B is a beautiful property just a block from the campus of Fitchburg State University and is a very close walk from downtown. We stayed 2 nights in the East Guest Room (there are 3 rooms), a very comfortable, spacious, fully-equipped master suite. Breakfasts were ordered the night before and were excellent; the choices of breakfast items were...

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Reviewed 16 July 2015

Linda and Brian were incredible hosts, cooks, and conservationists. My fiance and I stayed in the East Room during my mothers wedding. We had a great stay in a beautifully decorated room. The breakfast of a perfect omelette along with french toast was delightful and cooked to perfection. Sweetest people in the most beautiful house for a wonderful stay. We...

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Saranac Lake, New York
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We were in Fitchburg for a youth track meet with our son and Brian and Linda went over and beyond what they had to do to make our stay comfortable. The property is beautiful, the rooms are comfortable, and the food is delicious.

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Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We drove from Florida with our 6 month old golden retriever ( well trained) for family get together and memorial service. Linda and Brian were very accommodating with our pup. The home is in a beautiful setting. Our room was cozy and immaculate. We highly recommend this B&B and will come back again when visiting family. We loved the breakfast...

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San Bernardino, California
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We stayed at Howarth House for the 3rd year in a row while visiting family in Fitchburg for 9 days. We have now enjoyed each of the 3 guest rooms. All are spacious and beautifully decorated. Once again, the Belliveau’s made us feel like old friends. Breakfast on the porch or outside on the patio overlooking a gorgeous landscape was...

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Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

I stayed here with my sister and my 15-month-old twins for a weekend for a family function in the area and Brian and Linda were so accommodating. We brought our own pack n' plays that easily fit in the room. The breakfast was delicious and Linda even gave us a ziplock to take extra banana bread with us for the...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Stayed here for three nights while on a trip through USA looking up old friends. This B&B is the best ever. The rooms are beautifully decorated and very clean. The hosts were extremely welcoming and unlike some B&Bs, where you feel a bit of a nuisance if you want to hang around all day ( which is why we usually...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. Check out our menu of breakfast offerings which can be clicked on from our web site. Cheers, Linda and Brian ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howarth House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 81 Ross St, Fitchburg, MA 01420-2510
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Fitchburg
Price Range: $179 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“very clean, hospitable, great breakfast, local to everything”
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