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East Hampton
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Great service. Run down rooms although lovely public rooms. Awful beds and pillows. Spotty WiFi. No ability to see channel guide or order in room movies. No room service. GREAT staff. Very sweet and accomodating. Terrific bar/grill room. Strongly recommend martinis and burgers - and locally made ice cream.

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Greta K, General Manager at The Williams Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review of the Tavern. The rooms do have a nostalgic feel, and you're right that there is no digital TV guide or pay-per-view. Many of our mattresses have been replaced, we hope that you find time to return to Williamstown and give the beds another try. Many thanks, Greta

New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We love the area and decided to try a new Inn. Kandy, the owner, was incredibly gracious and made us feel like we were staying with family. It was the perfect combination of enough attention to whatever we might need, while not feeling at all disturbed. The breakfast was delicious - especially because the eggs, cooked perfectly, came right from...

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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Choose the Williams Inn for your romantic adventure in the Berkshires and you won't be story. Very close to Mount Graylock, the tallest peak in Massachusetts. Lovely hotel property with great curbside appeal. Comfortable, warm, large working fireplace in the tavern. Large, well fitted rooms and the softest freshest towels ever. Loved the bar and atmosphere and the dining was...

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Greta K, General Manager at The Williams Inn, responded to this review

We really appreciate the comprehensive review of the Inn and the local attractions. We're glad you are taking the time to see everything that the Northern Berkshires have to offer- it is definitely enough to warrant multiple visits, during different times of the year. Come back soon!

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We always wanted to stay here when we visited Williams when our daughter played against Williams. Very disappointed. Smells like grandma's house. Very outdated. Didn't like the beds. Not worth the price. Should have tried a b& b. Breakfast okay.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We wanted to spend sometime in the Berkshires and experience an Octoberfest. The Williams Inn provided both. A quaint and cozy Inn with very comfortable beds that serves breakfast in a beautiful location. The Octoberfest offered great German food and an amazing performance from an Austrian Group named " Stratton Mountain Boys". If your looking for a great Octoberfest, than...

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gold coast
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is a large old hotel in a college town. The rooms are clean, comfy but rather tired, the elevator is slow and small, floral wallpaper, thin walls, plumbing noises. We had room 314 which is at the front and overlooks the road and park opposite. We were not bothered by any road noise at night. The beds were comfortable...

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Liverpool, England
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Two days in October - room big and pleasant. Very well situated for walking into the small college town area. Restaurant was really nice for meals in the evening with a nice selection of beers. Our room viewed the back (looking over the car park) which didn't bother us as its quieter although the road it fronts on isn't that...

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

It was raining and 35 degrees when we arrived at The Williams Inn. Despite being a large hotel, the cozy atmosphere and quaint, colonial decor were very welcoming. The place is dated, but that's what we loved about it. Our room had old-fashioned floral wallpaper and crisp white, vintage matelasse coverlets. We loved the old-world style. On our road trips...

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Greta K, General Manager at The Williams Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Liesl for sharing your experience and for taking the time to distinguish us from the branded hotels. We hope every guest has an authentic and genuine experience while they visit Williams college and the other attractions in Williamstown. We were very fortunate to be the host of a special music event featuring the lovely Christine Tobin and guests...

new york
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Good location in a beautiful small college town. This is not a 'boutique' hotel rather one that is gracious, historic though slightly worn - comfortable beds, clean, large common area downstairs to sit, attractive tavern-type restaurent with wide selections and OK food. Outstanding feature of hotel is the staff - welcoming, friendly, professional and helpful. Williamstown is great to walk...

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Greta K, General Manager at The Williams Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for appreciating the little things that set us apart! I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to our "village beautiful". Please come again soon!

Reviewed 19 October 2016

We had a great stay. Room seemed recently renovated, very large. Amazing king size bed. Bathroom was also very big, with a separate space for tub, shower and toilet. Sink was outside together with closet, which I think is great. They don`t have minibar or safe inside the room, both missed by us! Room was a little too far from...

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Greta K, General Manager at The Williams Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Patricia! Your Superior King room was in the newest wing of the hotel. We hope that its larger size and upgraded furnishings and finishes were worth the walk. I'm sorry they were wrapping up breakfast by the time you were able to get there. Hopefully if you visit again you can experience it in its entirety. Please come...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Tavern at the Williams Inn
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the Berkshires Hills, The Williams Inn is set on the Williams College campus and offers 124 guest rooms, four function spaces, complimentary WiFi, an indoor pool and on-site dining. The culinary team is committed to using local, seasonal ingredients and offers New American cuisine featuring New England classics and updated favorites. Continental breakfast is included for all reservations. The inn is a quick walk to The Clark Art Institute, Williamstown Theatre Festival and many natural attractions including the Appalachian Trail. The Williams Inn is located at 1090 Main Street, Williamstown, Mass. 01267. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Williams Inn

Address: 1090 Main St, On-the-Green, Williamstown, MA 01267-2620
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Berkshires > Williamstown
Price Range: RM596 - RM927 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Williams Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 124
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Williams Hotel Williamstown
Williams Inn Williamstown Ma
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“Our room was 358 which had only a few other rooms in close proximity.”
 of 5 bubbles AgingTravelers, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We liked the back side, upper floors.”
 of 5 bubbles hanusa2, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the newer wing where they are quieter. We got a corner suite.”
 of 5 bubbles Paul_F_NY, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Corner Suites have more windows to see the the Berkshires.”
 of 5 bubbles maryloua30, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are only 2 floors, but there is ball room at the rear, a room at the hotel front maybe the best if partying”
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