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Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
Reviewed 15 October 2014

This is one of those experiences that earned a 5 star. I really enjoy the small touches of this home from the original style to the decor. When I get the opportunity to find a BNB With the original style from another era that feels real as well, I get excited. From the furniture to the original plank floors and...

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redtree, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for this wonderful review. It is always so heart warming when a guest has an appreciation for details and history. We truly look forward to your return and maybe a chat about the fact The Red Maple Inn was already 10 years old when Marie Antoinette was brought to her untimely end. I am so...

mundelein
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Just returned from a long weekend. Lovely B&B with excellent service. Stayed in the Peach room, nice comfy bed, great bedding, but very small bathroom. Wonderful 1700's home, full of period furnishings and great old wood. A bit of noise out front from being on a small 2 lane busy road, but nothing to keep you up at night. Wonderful,...

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redtree, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

Dear Linda, John and I would like4 to thank you for the lovely review. It was our pleasure to welcome you to The Red Maple Inn and so thrilled you enjoyed the charm of an era gone by. We always try to use local and seasonal products for our 3 course breakfasts and hopefully the next time you return there...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 16 September 2014

My spouse and I just stayed at this charming B&B during a business trip in Massachusetts. If you want to speak about culture, just being inside this building is a journey through time back to it's conception in circa 1780. The bones of this building are incredible, moving you through time back into the colonial comfort, which I can only...

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redtree, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

Dear "Travel Boy," What a truly wonderful review of The Red Maple Inn! How kind of you to write about the beauty of this lovely 1780 home that is on The National Register of Historic Places in Massachusetts and still playing host to travelers on the former Old Boston Road, now Route 9. It is rumored that General Washington attended...

Cambridge, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Lovely B&B in a small town. The owners were friendly and helpful. We stayed in the cottage: private and adorable. Lovely landscaped yard, perfect for reading and relaxing either alone or with other guests. Will definitely return.

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Sharita2, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

Thank you most kindly for your wonderful review. I must say I too love The Cottage. I designed it to resemble a Nantucket cottage where I spent many years and loved the tiny rose covered cottages by the sea. I love to share that experience with our guests and so happy you appreciated the calm and quiet as well. Our...

Highland Mills, New York
Reviewed 18 May 2014

bed was comfortable- brought our own white noise machine (after reading other's reviews). also had window a/c on (which also drowned out street noise) because the room seemed damp and stuffy, not cold (torrential rain showers/old house). having the kitchenette was convenient. arrived around 5:30pm, note on door to welcome us. assume we saw owner at breakfast, but not sure...

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redtree, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

We thank the writer for staying with us and for sharing her comments in this forum. We're sorry the weather had been so cold and rainy, and we're glad that the air conditioning alleviated any sense of stuffiness in her room. And yes she did indeed see the owner at breakfast. My husband, who prepared breakfast for all twelve of...

Middletown, Connecticut
Reviewed 29 April 2014

My husband and I stayed two weekend nights in the Rose Room on a gift certificate purchased by our son and future daughter-in-law. The breakfasts had choices including juice, fruit, oatmeal, sausages, omelets, scrambled eggs, muffins, crosiants, coffee, tea, etc-selected/ordered the day before. They were nicely served by the manager in the pretty dining room, and were quite good and...

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redtree, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

We thank the guest for her review and for her constructive comments. We take all comments seriously and she and other readers may be assured that all of her legitimate concerns have been addressed and corrected. I hope we won't be seen as overly sensitive by objecting to her use of "frufru" to describe a room exquisitely decorated with original...

Cromwell, Connecticut
Reviewed 6 November 2013

My husband and I spent an overnight at the Red Maple Inn and were very happy with our choice. All rooms were lovely, well maintained and decorated with close attention to detail. The breakfast was excellent and we really enjoyed chatting with the owners. The assortment of movies available was a plus. The information provided for local restaurants and things...

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redtree, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Inn whenever your travels bring you our way.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 November 2013

My husband and I spent the night in the Peach Room at the Red Maple Inn last Friday night after attending a concert in Worcester. The Inn is very charming and beautiful. We stayed in the Peach Room which was simply lovely. My only complaint is that the bathroom was very small - definitely not meant for someone who is...

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redtree, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay and for your very nice comments. We so appreciate that you took time to write. Three of our bathrooms have a standard size shower which may in fact be a bit cramped for tall guests, though we rarely hear of a problem. When we converted this 1780 historic home to an Inn, we made the...

Westport, Ct
Reviewed 22 October 2013

My husband and I spent the weekend at The Red Maple Innll.very Charming! You could not find more hospitable innkeepers. We very much enjoyed the Cooking Demonstration and the food was Wonderful! We will definitely return.

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redtree, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for this rave review! How nice of you to write, and to rate us 5 stars in every category. We're just confused as to why Trip Advisor posts this as a 4 star review....an editing error? Thanks again!

Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 21 October 2013

What a wonderful experience listening and enjoying good friends at the Red Maple Inn in Spencer, MA...Chef Sheri Alexander put on a wonderful demonstration of Julia Child's Bistro favorites and we sat down and listened and enjoyed........food was fabulous and I walked out of there with wonderful feeling of having met new friends....I would definitely go again!

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redtree, Owner at The Red Maple Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much! I'm thrilled you enjoyed our cooking classes and am looking forward to another year of great culinary fun. Long live Julia!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
2007 Yankee Magazine "Editors' Choice", 2006 Boston Globe "Each time you enter a room you're dazzled anew by the charmingly over-the-top decor." The Red Maple Inn, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Built circa 1780, features six deluxe guest accommodations, decorator touches, luxurious bedding, private bathrooms, air-conditioning, color cable television with DVD players, 1000+ title DVD Library and complimentary Wi-Fi. Gourmet breakfast, Wine Cellar and Fine Dining. Cooking classes and Classic Film classes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Red Maple Inn

Address: 217 Main St, Spencer, MA 01562-1739
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Spencer
Price Range: $159 - $372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms are very elegant.”
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“Beautiful antiques through out property, so not recommended for small children. Request 1st floor if you have mobility issues.”
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“All the rooms are unique and spectacular.”
 of 5 bubbles moandpebs, 14 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Rooms toward the back of the house get less traffic noise.”
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“The cottage suite is great”
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