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Horace Kellogg Homestead Bed and Breakfast

Amherst, MA 01002 USA (Show map)
4.5
113 Reviews
$95 - $95
per night

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About

Welcome to the historic Horace Kellogg Homestead. Over 180 years old, it offers the best of New England's charm, warmth, and comfort. Built in 1828 by Horace Kellogg, this property was once a thriving agricultural endeavor in the Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts. The Kellogg Homestead is a traditional Bed and Breakfast, offering distinctive and memorable overnight accommodations. We are conveniently located near central Amherst and the Five Colleges. Enjoy a gourmet breakfast before setting out for your day or linger for a while on the front sun porch. SORRY BUT WE DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE GIFT CARD PROGRAM.

Rooms & Rates

The Judge's Room

Across the hall from the Almarina Room, on the north side of the house is the Judge's room, named for Judge Chauncey. Space enough for your personal items in dresser,closets and luggage rack for your luggage. Hairdryer available in the bathrooms. Traditional style of architecture. This is an ideal accommodation for families coming to visit their college students.In room air conditioner. Movies available. No extra charge for: WIFI,TV,DVD.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $95-$95

Almarina's Room

The Almarina Room, named for Horace Kellogg's wife, is located on the south/east side of the house. The Almarina Room is a beautifully-furnished, sunny room with both a queen and single bed. Plenty of room in dresser, closet and luggage rack for luggage. Add $25.00 when using both beds. In-room air conditioning.Movies available. No extra charge for: WIFI, Cable TV, DVD. Single/double rate $95.00 w/twin, $120.00

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Twin

Nightly Rate: $95-$95

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Reviews

Overall
4.5

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  • Guest room4.4
  • Service4.6
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness4.7
  • Dining4.5

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113 Reviews

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Simply marvelous stay at Horace Kellogg Homestead B&B

5 on August 27, 2014

My friend and I just stayed there for two nights - Steve and Susan are wonderfully accommodating, the breakfast was utterly delicious, the room was delightful, and the location very convenient - be sure to spend some time on the relaxing side porch and observing their finches! I highly recommend staying here - and will again. Linda O'Brien, Vermont


Best place in town!

5 on August 13, 2014

We always enjoy our stays at the Horace Kellogg Homestead. Susan and Steve are very nice and personable. The house is beautifully restored. Breakfasts are cooked fresh for you each morning and are wonderful. There are several rooms on the main floor for enjoying during your stay. The bathrooms are clean and easy to access. Even though they are shared, I have never had to wait in line for one as there are only two guest rooms sharing two bathrooms! The house is located close enough to the center of town to walk in for a nice afternoon stroll. It is also very handy to all the colleges in the area. We love it and stay there whenever we visit our son. A much nicer place than any old hotel and a better deal, too!

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your kind words and details about your stay. I am sure your review will be read (as I read comments before I book our stay on vacations) and help the next person decide that this is the place for them! Welcome back anytime!


A great stay in Amherst

4.8 on August 06, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the Horace Kellogg Homestead very much. The house has been lovingly restored, leaving the historic architectural elements intact while updating for a few modern comforts. The location is close to downtown where local restaurants abound. Our room was bright and airy, the bed comfortable, and the breakfast delicious! Susan and Steve are gracious hosts. We were so glad to find such a homey lodging for such a reasonable rate.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to write such kind words about the Horace Kellogg Homestead. We're so glad to know that your stay with us was comfy! Our goal is to share this awesome piece of history with everyone. See you in the future!


Great place to stay in amherst!

4.6 on July 28, 2014

Loved everything.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. All reviews are important to our business. Hope to see you in the future!


Delightful stay

4.8 on July 23, 2014

Very much enjoyed my stay at Horace Kellogg Homestead; Sue and Steve are excellent hosts.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope to see you in the future!


Horace Kellogg Homestead

5 on July 04, 2014

Enjoyed our stay in this historic home and town. The Judge's room was very nicely decorated and comfortable. Also enjoyed the outdoor area and screened porch in the evening. Nice walk to town with many shops and wide choice of restaurants.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Sharing your experience will help others in making a decision. Your comments are valuable to making the Horace Kellogg Homestead a success! Much appreciated!


Susan and Stephen down to earth hosts

4.2 on June 29, 2014

We felt welcomed and at the same time we were left alone to relax in the common areas of the house. We spent a soothing afternoon in the enclosed porch room.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Your comments are very helpful to us. We are glad you enjoyed the porch, it is a very special place!


Delightful home-away-from-home in Amherst!

5 on June 11, 2014

When we arrived at the Horace Kellogg Homestead, our parking place was marked with a star, and we truly felt like VIPs during our two-day stay with warm and welcoming proprietors Susan and Steve. Our spacious rooms were immaculate, and as you can see from other reviews, the breakfasts are delicious and memorable. We were charmed by the delicate ivory-colored finches. This is a wonderful base for travelers staying in the area--highly recommended.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are sure that your review will help someone chose The Horace Kellogg Homestead for their next visit to Amherst. Your comments matter. Thanks again, much appreciated!


Excellent value

4.4 on June 01, 2014

The B&B is quiet and comfortable, situated a bit away from the center of Amherst but easily walkable. The room was well-appointed, internet service reliable, and breakfast ample and tasty. One or the other of the spotlessly clean bathrooms was always available. Susan and Steve were cordial and helpful. And the zebra finches in the kitchen were a delight. My wife and I would certainly stay here again.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We so happy to hear that your stay with us was comfortable. When we travel, we appreciate "Excellent value" also. The finches are very "Welcoming". Hope to see you in the future.


Amherst College graduation weekend

4.6 on May 30, 2014

My second visit to the Horace Kellogg Homestead exceeded my expectation. Susan and Steve opened their dining room, porch, and yard to my family gathering in celebration of my son's college graduation. They provided space, privacy, wine glasses, and anything else we might have needed to enjoy the moment. I will stay there again if I am ever traveling through Amherst.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Reviews are like, "Word of mouth" referrals. It's the best way to help folks make a decision to stay with us.


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Location

Location Type

Small town

Airport

Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.)

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Board games, Copier, Desk, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Library, Piano, Telephone

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, CD player, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, In-room internet, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, VCR, Videos, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Cross-country ski trails, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseshoes, Museums, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Snow shoe rental, Snow shoe trails

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3 pm to 6 pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Limited
  • Drinking Allowed: Limited
  • Suitable For Children: no one under 21 w/o parent
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Limited

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 Ngt. min.Mar./ Oct. wknds: Example: Thurs/Fri, Fri /Sat., Sat/Sun
  • Deposit Amount Required: Credit card number holds your room.
  • Cancellations: * 2 week cancellation notice is appreciated for reservation made up to 1 month prior to check in date,if possible.
* A $95.00 charge (equal to one night rate) will be processed to your credit card for cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to check in and for no call/no show cancellation.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Susan and Stephen Mallett

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

Zebra Finch Others

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 6:30-10 am
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , upon request, Gluten Free


Details

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459 South Pleasant St , Amherst, MA 01002 USA (Show map)

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