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Berkshires Shirakaba Guest House

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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“miso soup”(10 reviews)
“hot tub”(40 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

From the moment we arrived (to freshly baked brownies no less), Louise and Sadao were the most wonderful hosts. My now-wife and I had a (very) small wedding planned at the inn, and due to the mystical weather of New England, it decided to snow...More

Thank Joshua W
Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Public Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. We do really enjoy taking care of our guests with pampered and personal service. We have had quite a few intimate weddings here. We love to be chosen to be...More

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We came here for a surprise birthday and Louise and Sadao made us feel so at home and comfortable that it was hard to leave! The suite was gorgeous, beautifully furnished with Japanese decor AND birthday decorations everywhere. Service was exceptional and Louise went out...More

Thank Danielle G
Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Public Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded 2 March 2018

We REALY have fun helping guests celebrate special events!! I am so happy you enjoyed your stay We really enjoyed meetingbyou both! Louise

Reviewed 19 February 2018

I spent a lovely birthday with my boyfriend at Shirakaba and everything was over the top! We arrived to banners on the outside and inside of the Inn saying happy birthday so that made me feel special. We had a relaxing afternoon in the hot...More

Thank Cindy M
Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Public Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded 22 April 2018

We LOVE to help guests celebrate!! We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and your dinner event 🙂

Reviewed 23 September 2017

Louise, with the active participation of her husband Sadao, has redefined the term hospitality, which begins as soon as you make your reservation. We do a lot of B&B traveling and seek to stay in the best. Shirakaba, right near Willliamstown and No. Adams and...More

Thank Ronaldum
Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Guest Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded 28 September 2017

We really enjoyed meeting you both! We love Japan and the Berkshires, where we are lucky to live. I really enjoy making all our guests feel welcome and we are both very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us \. Sadao's incomparable dinner event...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017

Got away from Boston and have a relaxed and wonderful weekend in Shirakaba. Louise and Sadao are so hospitable!!! Welcomed by Louise's home-made cookies in the late Friday night. The house is very beautiful and has lots of Japanese decorations. The bed is so comfortable...More

Thank Huiling Q
Response from Berkshires-Shirakaba, Guest Relations Manager at Berkshires Shirakaba Guest HouseResponded 1 October 2017

I am so glad you had a great time with us 🙂 Sadao loves to cook and I really enjoy taking care of our guests It is really nice when guests return and we look forward to seeing you both again

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About
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$345 - US$385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$345 - US$385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (78)
Room & Suite (41)
Dining (27)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"The Bamboo Suite (Take No Ma) is the largest with a king-size bed and best views."
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"We stayed in the bamboo suit and it was very comfy and had great views of the grounds."
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"Take no MA is where we stayed and it had a lovely view of the pond."
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"Two suites only, each is wonderful"
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