Berkshire Inn - Pittsfield

150 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield, United States, 01201  show map
 2 stars
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Berkshire Inn - Pittsfield

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Picnic area/ Tables

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Spa and relaxation

Spa center

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The 2-star Berkshire Inn is located in the heart of Pittsfield. The pleasant hotel, built in 1956, is renowned for its colonial architecture.

The property is notable for its central location 20 minutes’ walk from Pittsfield city center, close to a theater, a museum and a sanctuary as well as meadows and mountains. The vicinity of a bus stop let you explore First Lenox Library, The Clark Art Institute and Canoe Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary with no difficulty.

Berkshire Inn can be reached in 60 minutes by car from Albany International airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Berkshire Inn come with a safe, cable TV, climate control, a fireplace and a personal computer. They feature bathrooms with a shower and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Offering various dining options, Jimmy's Restaurant and Angelina's Submarine Shop are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

An elevator and free self parking together with secretarial services, a fax and a copier are offered.

Relax

Guests will take advantage of snow skiing and racquetball available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   38.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Children are welcome
  • Elevator
  • Exterior corridors

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Racquetball

Services

  • Housekeeping

Dining facilities

  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa center

Room view

  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

150 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield, United States, 01201

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City Center
  • Pittsfield
    1.0 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • Jimmy's Restaurant (cuisine: American, Italian)
    400 ft
  • Angelina's Submarine Shop
    600 ft
Ski areas
  • Bousquet Mountain
    1.9 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    38

Rooms and availability

Berkshire Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Queen Room
Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
Size: 250 sq. feet
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Berkshire Inn - Pittsfield Pittsfield location
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    Hotel Address:

    150 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield, United States, 01201

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Pittsfield
      1.0 mi
    Airports
    Restaurants
    • Jimmy's Restaurant (cuisine: American, Italian)
      400 ft
    • Angelina's Submarine Shop
      600 ft
    Ski areas
    • Bousquet Mountain
      1.9 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of rooms:
      38

    Berkshire Inn Location

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    What's nearby

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 5000 ft

    Museums

    • Children's Museum-Berkshire - 3000 ft
    • Berkshire Museum - 5000 ft
    • Berkshire County Historical - 2.0 mi

    Parks

    • Pittsfield City Park Comm - 2.1 mi

    Universities, Institutes

    • Berkshire Medical Ctr School - 1.7 mi
    • Berkshire Community College - 2.9 mi

    Air business related

    • Pittsfield Municipal Airport - 2.5 mi

    Medical care and Hospitals

    • Berkshire Medical Center - 1.2 mi

    Ski Areas

    Local attractions

    • Canoe Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary - 1.6 mi
      Holmes Rd., Pittsfield
    • Hancock Shaker Village - 3.8 mi
      1843 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield
    • First Lenox Library - 6.2 mi
      Lenox, MA
    • Bousquet Mountain - 1.9 mi
      101 Dan Fox Dr, Pittsfield
    • Pleasant Valley Sanctuary - 4.7 mi
      472 W Mountain Rd, Lenox

    Near the hotel

    • Berkshire Museum - 2500 ft
      39 South St (Rte 7), Pittsfield
    • Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store - 4700 ft
      31 South Street, Pittsfield
    • Herman Melville Memorial Room - 3000 ft
      1 Wendell Ave, Pittsfield

    Restaurants nearby

    • Jimmy's Restaurant - 400 ft

      Address: 114 W Housatonic St
      Phone: 413-499-1288

      64% likes this, based on 42 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Italian

    • Trattoria Rustica - 2600 ft

      Address: 27 McKay St
      Phone: 413-499-1192

      58% likes this, based on 106 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian
      Price Range: USD 25 - USD 100

    • Patrick's Pub - 2700 ft

      Address: 26 Bank Row
      Phone: 413-499-1994

      75% likes this, based on 81 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    • Angelina's Submarine Shop - 600 ft

      Address: 97 W Housatonic St
      Phone: 413-443-7928

      68% likes this, based on 30 reviews

    • One West Restaurant - 2600 ft

      Address: 1 West St
      Phone: 413-553-2251

      71% likes this, based on 44 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of rooms:
      38
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    Berkshire Inn Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Berkshire Inn

    Average guest rating

    6.8out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 26 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    5.3
    Rooms
    4.6
    Service
    6.4
    Value
    3.6

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      None of the words above fit - it was a garden variety motel, no more, no less. It is convenient to Tanglewood and while overpriced, it was less expensive than some other choices.

      Breakfast is clearly an afterthought - offered so they can say they include breakfast and "compete" with the Hampton, Fairfield and a variety of other Inns. The offerings and the setting in which they are offered just don't hold up. I would recomend it as a comfortable, clean place to sleep, that's about all.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      Was centrally located to spots we visited in the Berkshires...Tanglewood, Williams College/Clark Museum, Melville's Home. Close to nice restaurants which was a great surprise. Very friendly owners, clean room, quiet guests.

    • Older travelers
      3.0

      They had a very clean pool

      For the 199.00 $ price we paid, the room stunk to high heaven, we could not open the window, I attemped to have a cup of coffee, was rudely stopped by manager, we do not have coffee. We were unable to turn on shower, had to request help. No safety bar in bath tub area. The room was very tired and shabby. We are now traveling the East Coast and will not use aaa or the internet to find rooms. Booking # 697396269. Stayed July 27th. Will be returning to San Francisco end of August. Please protect future visitors to this motel.D,L. Moore

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      I liked the family owned athmosphere of th inn with all family members including the little ones made it feel homey

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      It was clean.

      This is not an Inn, it is a motel. Front office (with ice & vending machines) closes at 9:00 pm during the week and 10:00 pm on weekends. You can get in touch with owners in emergency but these machines should be located where you can get to them at any time. Also, the continental breakfast is okay - an assortment of breads for toasting, coffee, tea, an assortment of cereals as well, my problem was if you wanted cream cheese you had to share a tub with everyone else, they did have individual pats of butter and the juice and milk was also shared from their respective cartons. The eating area has only 2 tables and the space for the food prep is too small. If there are more than 2 people getting breakfast, you have to wait.

    • Group of friends
      9.0

      The owner was very helpful about giving us back door directions to Tanglewood and that made our trip there on July 4th so much easier with much less traffic.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The owners were lovely and tried very hard to make our stay pleasant.

      Not all of the plumbing worked. We were unable to to switch from shower to bath because the selector was jammed. The bed was not bad, but a bit soft for our taste.

    • Family with children
      9.2

      Enjoyed it--owners very helpful--sweet young couple!

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      Loved the office it was beautifully decorated and warm. Very nice staff. Great location enabling us to walk into town.

      It really needs some updating. The room was extremely plain and old. It was hard to get the hot water working. I would rather pay more for an updated room. The room was not inviting or warm and welcoming. We left as soon as we got up and dressed.

    • Older travelers
      5.0

      good wi-fi

      No bathrooms of changing room for after checkout (to go in pool).

    • Family with children
      3.2

      1.We needed to leave before 8am. They refused to give us breakfast at 7:40 am as the office opens only at 8am.2. Insects in the room.3. When we arrived it was very cold in the room. 4. The room was extremely expensive for the quality that was not superior to any motel chain.

    • Older travelers
      5.0

      It was a convenient place to stop on our way home to eastern Mass.

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      That you could drive your car to the door. In my mind it was more of a motel and not an inn.

      The bed was terrible. We even brought our featherbed for the top and it was still uncomfortable. I didn't sleep very much, if at all.

    • Older travelers
      2.8

      It was a bad decision to book here. Many other motel options were available for less and we foolishly booked here.

      Last renovated in 1970's. TV an old tube type model that was barely functional. Heat did not work. breakfast was not available until after 8:00 am.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Clean, no-frills motel; friendly staff; fridge and microwave in room; updated bathroom; adequate continental breakfast (nice Keurig); easy Pittsfield location. A perfectly satisfactory and reasonable choice for a busy Tanglewood weekend.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Berkshire Inn - Pittsfield Pittsfield location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    150 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield, United States, 01201

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Pittsfield
      1.0 mi
    Airports
    Restaurants
    • Jimmy's Restaurant (cuisine: American, Italian)
      400 ft
    • Angelina's Submarine Shop
      600 ft
    Ski areas
    • Bousquet Mountain
      1.9 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of rooms:
      38