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Shelburne, Vermont
Reviewed 20 August 2012

We did not stay at the Inn, no rooms were available, however my children hosted our golden wedding anniversary luncheon for 70 guests at this lovely place. Close friends and family from Northern New England to Virginia were treated to a wonderful buffet luncheon outdoors on the beautifully attended lawns under a white tent that shaded everyone. It was a...

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kembleinn, Owner at The Kemble Inn, responded to this review

Your golden anniversary celebration was a special occasion for us too. We have hosted many family gatherings on our veranda, lawns and patio. It is always fun for us to see so many people enjoying Chef Johnathan’s delicious food and our beautiful grounds. Thanks for taking the time to write to let us know how much you enjoyed your special...

Westport, Connecticut
Reviewed 20 August 2012

We stayed at the Kembel the first weekend that the new owner was there almost two years ago. The Inn was beautiful and the view is probably the best in Lenox but it was a little chaotic.We just got back from a weekend and we decided to give the Kembel another try. Scot has done a wonderful job.He hired a...

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kembleinn, Owner at The Kemble Inn, responded to this review

Dear Celeste, You have a real perspective on how much things have changed for the better here since that first weekend! Thanks so much for staying with us again. We do our best to pamper all our guests. We are glad you felt that. That is how it should be on vacation. You said it all – great food from...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 16 August 2012

I visited this inn for the first time since it has been reopened for dinner. There was a very reasonable prix fix option and I sat on the gorgeous back porch with friends to enjoy our meal. The food was very good and once we got going, the service was friendly and prompt. The risotto appetizer was amazing - and...

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kembleinn, Owner at The Kemble Inn, responded to this review

Hi Catherine, Glad you enjoyed your meal this summer. We do think it is a good option and in-line price-wise with other popular restaurants in town. Thanks for mentioning that. The mosquitos were more hungry than usual that night (usually we are able to keep them under control). While you didn’t like our more cozy dining space, we are glad...

Delray Beach, Florida
Reviewed 14 August 2012

We travel to the Berkshires every year. We have stayed in several B & B's. We even stayed at the Kemble Inn sometime ago. BUT...in the hands of the new owners and with the extensive renovations it is just delightful. We actually stayed in 2 rooms as our first was not available upon check in. We booked the inn for...

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kembleinn, Owner at The Kemble Inn, responded to this review

Hi Harriet, Thanks for staying with us again. Lots of improvements have taken place, as you noted, since Scott bought the inn a little over two years ago. How nice that you got to enjoy two of our rooms and Chef Johnathan’s delicious cooking. We always appreciate feedback like yours – a few more details in the rooms and a...

Springfield, Illinois
Reviewed 12 August 2012

The inn is clean, attractively furnished with Ralph Lauren linens and decor, and offers full meal service (breakfast is included). The food is wonderful. I had hesitations about ordering dinner for myself, my wife, and two friends, but I was very pleasantly surprised. Eating on the porch, with a view of the Berkshires over an expansive lawn, this was one...

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kembleinn, Owner at The Kemble Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for writing. We are glad you enjoyed your dining experience with us this past summer. That view is still gorgeous in Autumn! We do think we offer a unique dining and luxury lodging experience here in Lenox for a reasonable price. Glad you agree. We look forward to seeing you again – perhaps in the often “still wonderful”...

West Orange, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 August 2012

This place is spectacular - its right out of a Ralph Lauren ad. The common spaces are beautiful, the rooms are well appointed and comfortable, and the location cant be beat. I recently spent a weekend in Lenox with friends and had the pleasure of staying at the Kemble Inn. I was skeptical when my BF told me we would...

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kembleinn, Owner at The Kemble Inn, responded to this review

While summer is awhile behind us, we wanted to say thanks for writing this lovely review. We enjoyed having you stay with us. It is great that we are so close to Tanglewood. Many of our guests even walk to avoid the traffic. We look forward to seeing you again and hope next time your friends will join you. Let...

Philadelphia
Reviewed 29 July 2012

It is, perhaps, odd to say that the deficiencies of The Kemble Inn may be its virtues. If you are expecting a B&B to be warm and welcoming with owners fussing over you, giving you advice about local events and recommending restaurants you will be pro- foundly disappointed. When we arrive for a one week sojourn we were greeted by...

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kembleinn, Owner at The Kemble Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, especially when you have visited and left reviews for 55 properties on Trip Advisor. We do strive to make all of our guests comfortable, relaxed and attended to - but in a way that let's them enjoy their leisure time. I do hope that you will visit us again...

Westfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 28 July 2012

This historic mansion has been renovated by new (about 2 years) owners (from NYC)- who have great decorating skills and are spending loads on money on the inn and its large grounds. The room renovations are basically complete (a few touches still remaining)- with great taste in the rooms and beautiful, modern bathrooms. The public areas provide comfortable spaces indoors...

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McLean, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 28 July 2012

My 13 year old daughter and I recently spent 2 nights at the Kemble Inn while visiting my son at Tanglewood. While I am fairly easy to please, she (being 13) is very particular about her surroundings. We both adored this Inn! The house is elegant, light, and spacious, with high ceilings and gorgeous woodwork. Our very comfortable room had...

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kembleinn, Owner at The Kemble Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave us feedback. I'm so glad that you and your daughter enjoyed your time at Kemble. Analesa is great, and so is the rest of the team. Hope that we'll see you again soon - this is a great place to visit year round, not just in Tanglewood season.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 July 2012

My third weekend at the Kemble Inn. New ownership continues to do really classy renovations of the guest rooms and now of the back porch, which is one of the most pleasant spots in Lenox to have a great meal or just to hang out for drinks. The porch overlooks newly landscaped terraces and a rolling lawn, as well as...

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kembleinn, Owner at The Kemble Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us again - it's great getting to know our many repeat guest. I think that they have a special opportunity to enjoy the evolution as we continue to update and enhance this special place in the heart of Lenox. Hope to see you again soon!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in a Gilded Age mansion with a modern heart and stunning mountain views, Kemble Inn offers a 12-room retreat with a one-of-a-kind experience. Guests find sanctuary in contemporary styled rooms, savor expertly prepared seasonal cuisine at our on-site restaurant, Table Six, and with our central location, make the most of the cultural offerings and activities in the Berkshires. Our Classic American restaurant, Table Six, is helmed by former White House Chef, Ron Reda and serves expertly prepared seasonal cuisine. Come enjoy White House dining style in the heart of the Berkshires. Your Kemble Inn experience includes the following: New York Times rated “Best Breakfast in the Berkshires” Individually Controlled Thermostat En-suite Bathrooms with heated floors, two with Jacuzzi Tubs Free Wi-Fi HD Flat-Screen TVs w/ Free On-demand movies iPod Docks Complimentary Newspaper Complimentary Self-Parking Housekeeping Service Luxury Linens Luxury Bath Products ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Kemble Inn

Address: 2 Kemble St, Lenox, MA 01240-2813
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Berkshires > Lenox
Price Range: $449 - $1,000 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Kemble Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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