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The Wellesley College Club

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Paris, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

During all my time at Wellesley College as a student back in the 80s, I think I went to the College Club once. As a prospective student's parent, it was great to stay there. It is perfectly located, just inside the College grounds, with amazing vistas of the Lake and the snowy landscape. The rooms and the building, though built...

Thank ljasminek
New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I stayed for four nights with my wife here, while at a short academic assignment at Wellesley College. During my stay at the club, coincidentally Secretary Madeleine Albright, a Wellesley alumn, was there leading a course at the Albright Institute. I saw her from afar the day I was leaving, but my having seen her gives you an idea of...

Thank javierelhage
South San Francisco, California
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I checked in to the Wellesley College club having made a last minute reservation. I needed a room with 2 beds and the staff went out of their way to accommodate, switching reservations around to make it happen. The location is PERFECT. The food was delicious and fresh, and the service impeccable. The color changes were absolutely gorgeous and i...

Thank lds52
Groton, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 11 November 2016

My king bedded room with a lake view was immaculately clean and well appointed. The bed was comfortable and there were no noise issues. The staff was very helpful and the continental breakfast was appreciated (they had hard boiled eggs and plain Greek yogurt available for some protein in what can typically be a carbohydrate heavy meal). I will be...

Thank Lisa F
Wellesley, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Wellesley College Club is located on the Wellesley College campus. A lovely spot for lunch, looking out over Lake Waban. They serve a wonderful buffet Tuesdays-Fridays. It is a very welcoming spot for any size group.

Thank HappyTraveler1957
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Had a wonderful mini-retreat in October 2016 at the Wellesley College Club! Feels like walking back into the 1950's, but in a good way. Room was simple, comfortable, quiet and clean. Staff was helpful and efficient. Only wish there was a little bar service in the evenings...

Thank Robin S
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The staff here is fantastic, location great for a get-away or retreat and small group meetings. The facility itself is super but the staff made it special. Thank you for a great experience. We will definitely come back and visit you .

Thank Kimberli L
Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Wellesley College Club is located in a quiet and lovely area of the beautiful Wellesley College campus. My daughter and I loved the convenience when touring the school. Compared to many hotels in the Boston area, the price was much more reasonable, and breakfast was included. Our room was very comfortable, and all staff we encountered were very friendly...

Thank Runningmere
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We enjoyed two rooms at the College Club recently rather than stay at plastic chains dotting Wellesley. The rooms were cosy, wood panelled with functional bathrooms, overlooking the Lake and beautiful grounds. The front desk was very helpful. The rooms and public areas were spotless. My only complaint would be about the Continental breakfast that offered a sad assortment of...

Thank Jane L
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I grew up in Wellesley and learned to swim in Lake Waban (which is part of the campus), and staying at the Wellesley College Club was a trip down memory lane. There are a limited number of rooms, all very clean, and the staff are friendly. We paid $175 / night, which may seem a bit high, but it's the...

Thank Robert W

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The best kept secret! Located on over 500 wooded lakefront acres, our quaint setting is perfect for your special event. A superb setting, elegant facility, pristine grounds, excellent food, attentive service and a professional staff accompanied by cozy overnight accommodations. The Wellesley College Club combines a private, peaceful setting with renowned service and attention to detail. Our main dining area has three sections to accommodate the size of your group and a beautiful terrace which can be tented for your event. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and refreshments while overlooking the waterfront. Continue your celebration in the exquisite fire placed dining room that comfortably seats up to 140 guests. Offering private overnight accommodations and unparalleled cuisine, The Wellesley College Club is the ideal location for any social event. Popular special events include: Bar & Bat Mitzvahs, High School and College Reunions, and Family Reunions - just to name a few. The Wellesley College Club also offers the latest in meeting room technology combined with an ideal setting for meetings and training sessions. We feature all the necessary technology and luxuries required of today's meetings, combined with a distraction free environment and all the conveniences of home, in an ideal waterfront setting. Our meeting rooms feature natural light, audio visual, and comfortably designed chairs for maximum comfort. In addition, some of our meeting rooms have working fireplaces. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wellesley College Club

Address: 727 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5742
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Wellesley
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
The Wellesley College Club Hotel Wellesley
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“Next time, I will ask for a lake view”
 of 5 bubbles U3195WErobins, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to ask for a room that faces Lake Waban”
 of 5 bubbles JaneL126, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for view of the lake, just beautiful, and ideally with no neighbors (you may be aware of them, tho not disturbing)”
 of 5 bubbles vacationer987, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Check the website. Different room layouts are available; all the same price.”
 of 5 bubbles bg946, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Book early for a lakeside view.”
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