Wainwright Inn offers accommodations in Great Barrington, 14 miles from Tanglewood Musical Center and 14 miles from Tanglewood. 9.3 miles from Norman Rockwell Museum and 13 miles from Cranwell Spa & Golf Club, the property provides a garden and a terrace. The bed and breakfast also offers free Wifi, free private parking, and facilities for disabled guests. Featuring a balcony, each unit is air conditioned and features a dining area and a seating area with a cable flat-screen TV. Each room has a kettle and a private bathroom with a shower and a hair dryer, while some rooms have a fully equipped kitchenette. At the bed and breakfast, each unit has bed linen and towels. À la carte and American breakfast options with fresh pastries, pancakes, and fruit are available each morning at the bed and breakfast. Skiing, cycling, and hiking are possible within the area, and Wainwright Inn offers ski storage space. Great Falls is 12 miles from the accommodation, while Canaan Village Historic District is 12 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Bradley International Airport, 51 miles from Wainwright Inn.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Breakfast Info


Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
Number of guests
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free Wifi
High score for Great Barrington
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  • Lippolis
    United States of America United States of America
    Check in was quick and easy. The staff was pleasant and responsive. Breakfast was excellent and the inn was beautiful and very clean.
  • G
    United States of America United States of America
    The breakfast was excellent. The owners accommodated my food intolerance and were most considerate. We had breakfast two mornings and We enjoyed it very much both days. The location was very convenient. The rooms were immaculate and the...
  • S
    United States of America United States of America
    The cleanliness of this very old, very large house was amazing. Breakfast each day was absolutely delicious. The gardens are beautiful as well.

Host Info

Company review score: 9.7Based on 66 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Property info

.Wainwright Inn Bed and Breakfast featuring personalized service and good home cooking. Booking directly on our website will save you money. Nestled in the heart of the Berkshires, the Inn is a four season destination easily accessible from New York and Boston. We invite you to relax in our gracious setting and enjoy the hospitality of true New England country Inn. Our Historic home was originally opened as an Inn and Tavern in 1766. It has undergone several expansions and updates since then, e.g. wheelchair accessibility, modern a/c and heating (beside original steam system), TVs, etc. All of our charming guests rooms have private bathrooms. Our guests are welcome to take full advantage of the many common areas including the relaxing parlor or distinctive wrap-around porches. Our intimate dining room is reserved for our guests. Breakfast at the Inn is prepared with locally sourced ingredients and vegetables straight from our garden is the perfect start to the beautiful day in the Berkshires. For the comfort to our guests smoking is not permitted inside the House or the Carriage House and on the porches.

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Area info

Amenities of Wainwright Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wifi
  • Free parking
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • High chair
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Dryer
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Ski storage
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Skiing
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • 24-hour front desk
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Hypoallergenic
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Mosquito net
    • Hardwood or parquet floors
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    Property practice

    This property told us they've implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, or nature.

    House rules

    Wainwright Inn takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


    Until 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Crib upon request
    $25 per child, per night

    Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cribs are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Carte Blanche Discover JCB Diners Club Wainwright Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Smoking is not allowed.

    Quiet hours

    Guests need be quiet between 10:00 AM and 8:00 AM.


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    Quiet hours are between 10:00:00 and 08:00:00.

    FAQs about Wainwright Inn

    • Wainwright Inn is 3,100 feet from the center of Great Barrington. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at Wainwright Inn include:

      • Double
      • Suite

    • The prices at Wainwright Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Guests staying at Wainwright Inn can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • American
      • À la carte

    • Wainwright Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Skiing

    • Check-in at Wainwright Inn is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.