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Publick House Historic Inn

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All reviewsbake shopsticky bunspublic houseturkey dinnerthe main dining roomnew englandbread baskettap roomclam chowderbaked goodsstep back in timecoffee and pastriesprime ribpot roastmodern conveniencesold sturbridge villagebed was very comfortable
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

An easy off the hi way for a quick lunch. Historic and very colonial. Good lunch service. The fried fish sandwich was overcooked and dry and not recommended. The chicken pot pie was excellent so get this. A warm breadbasket had several choices and was...More

Thank lfbmonkey
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded 9 October 2017

We are pleased to hear that your lunch at the historic Publick House Sturbridge made for a pleasant diversion from your travels. While our warm breadbasket, chicken pot pie, and colonial atmosphere were all to your liking, we apologize for not hitting the mark with...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

So many problems. We arrived to find two weddings in full swing, plus two private events. An unlucky start. But it's a sprawling property with add-ons and additions which are not easy to follow. No-one to take cases or direct to suite in one of...More

Thank layaboutEngland_
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for notifying us of your experience. We are sorry that our accommodations did not meet your standards or your expectations. Your issues with traffic noise are very atypical and we sincerely apologize for any deficiencies with our AC unit that led to that...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

3 friends enjoyed a delicious lunch together on this gorgeous autumn day with fresh hot bread, clam chowder, smoked salmon spinach salad. Enjoy the pretty fall flowers outside afterwards. Very old colonial building. Good service. Lots of parking in back. Don't miss walking through the...More

Thank Pamela N
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded 10 October 2017

Dear Pamela, All of us at Publick House Sturbridge loved serving you and your friends a delicious lunch! It sounds like you had a lovely get-together, so thank you for allowing us to be a part of it! Our clam chowder and smoked salmon spinach...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Clearly a motel taken over by the owners of the Publick House complex, this hillside sixties motor lodge should be demolished. There wasn’t any room in the historic part, so we ended up here. The owners show no interest in this appendage...1 clothes hanger, no...More

2  Thank MyMuncaster
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded 9 October 2017

It's important to us that all our guests have the best visit possible, so we're dismayed you felt your stay at the motor lodge section of our property could have been better. Please accept our apologies for any discomfort you felt with the decor and...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

I am reviewing mostly based on lodging. They have a great bakery and I have had a decent breakfast there and good meals there. That said, I want to say that the Chamberlain is wonderful and up to date as far as being comfortable for...More

Thank grinnellma
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded 5 October 2017

We appreciate your detailed review and thank you for being a returning guest. The main building is our most historic and we're sorry to hear your stay there did not live up to your expectations based on prior visits to our Chamberlain building. Buildings in...More

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Mainedoglover2015
6 October 2016|
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Response from Downsouth56 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not a pet owner. You should call the hotel or visit their webpage.
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Effie172
2 September 2016|
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Response from Andrea C | Reviewed this property |
There is an outdoor pool that is probably open during daylight hours until it gets too cold to use. Call the front desk about refrigerators, new renovations probably brought new amenities. There is a YMCA in nearby... More
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"You should go for rooms in the new building(s) (not in the motor lodge)"
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"The old building had the character we were looking for."
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"The heating units sound like a plane taking off. All night. Don't say in the "lodge" if you..."
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"Whether you face the main street or the back, it is just so pretty. Let staff direct you. All attentive and..."
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