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Jonathan Foote 1778 House

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 26 August 2011

This was our very first B&B experience, so we were a little uncertain about what to expect. The Inn was wonderful and the innkeepers were very attentive to our needs. We stayed in the "Tavern Room" which had its own separate entrance. The setting was beautiful and everything was clean and neat. We had dinner two nights in very good...

1Thank Leonard C
Portland Maine
Reviewed 21 August 2011

JoAnn and Bruce, our innkeepers, have created a very special, warm, and beautiful B&B. The Inn is centrally located, very close to Jacob's Pillow, the Shakespeare Theater, and other area attractions. The house itself is set on a large expansive property off the road so it is quiet, peaceful, and charming. JoAnn is a wonderful cook so breakfast each morning...

1Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 1 August 2011

My husband, eleven year old daughter and I stayed at the Jonathon Foote 1778 House on July 4th and 5th. We were going to Tanglewood to see James Taylor in concert. The house is lovely and our hosts, JoAnn and Bruce were great. The official greeter Ceili, was an extremely well behaved dog, who greeted us with a Webkin chipmunk...

1Thank susanincanada
Riverdale, New York
Reviewed 25 July 2011

The Jonathan Foote House, built in the late 1700's, retains its original charm with quirky turns, room configurations, steep stairs, a giant hearth (where cooking was once conducted) in the living room, old large planked wooden floors et al. It has been meticulously modernized where it matters: ultra-clean, well- appointed bedrooms, lovely furnishings throughout, very comfortable beds, sitting areas, charming...

1Thank greta04
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 22 July 2011

Of all the 36 or so country inns we have visited, the Jonathan Foote 1778 House is now at the very top of the list of the nicest places we'ver ever experienced. JoAnn and Bruce Zarnoch really seem to know the art of innkeeping. The inn itself, an early American farmhouse, has incredible charm inside and out with comfortable, quiet,...

4Thank jlkdhk
New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 July 2011

I stayed here with my husband and my mother in-law during the 4th of July weekend to see a couple of concerts at the Tanglewood music festival and we had a wonderful time. This B&B is quaint, well maintained, well run and the hosts are extremely hospitable. Every morning, we had a home made delicious breakfast which was done by...

2Thank Jlutzke
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 10 June 2011

Returning to my home state of Massachusetts from Oregon, I loved staying in an old house with a rich history, so beautifully and tastefully restored. So much was from the original home, but everything was in excellent shape and immaculately clean. There's the original kitchen hearth--now in the living room--that I'd love to sit in front of some winter evening...

2Thank Stacey022
Newton, MA
Reviewed 4 June 2011

My painstaking search for just the right Bed and Breakfast was rewarded in the Jonathan Foote 1778 House. This historic, lovingly restored home offers bird’s eye views into late 18th century post and beam construction and is furnished with pieces or reproductions from the period. Except the beds! They’re 100% 21st century and the most comfortable I’ve ever experienced. Beautiful...

4Thank sesNewton_MA
Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 April 2011

My husband and I stayed here Valentine's weekend, and it was absolutely charming. We stayed in the Rose Room, which was admittedly a bit small and drafty, but hey, it was the last one left, and we got a great deal. The bathroom is a bit tight, and there is no tub, so I recommend booking well in advance to...

2Thank MsAmy180
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 November 2010

This historic house has a newer addition which is where we stayed because I wanted a real bathtub with shower and not a clawfoot tub with ring shower curtains. I find these hard to get in and out of charming though they may look. The room was huge, with a really comfortable king sized poster bed with a foam mattress...

2Thank cyssf2003

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Additional Information about Jonathan Foote 1778 House

Address: 1 East St, Lee, MA 01238-9090
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Berkshires > Lee
Price Range: $181 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Don't go there!!!”
 of 5 bubbles miamilady, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Save room for to-die-for cookies and a snifter of blackberry wine to round out the day!”
 of 5 bubbles bjbmuse, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Best tip for getting a good room - book early and then you can pick the room that matches your needs and budget.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnandEnid, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Both China Blue and the Rose rooms have lovely cosy atmospheres”
 of 5 bubbles DaleCleveland_OH, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Some of the rooms did not have their own bathroom, so if this is important, ask first.”
 of 5 bubbles Cinderbon, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
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