Winter specials will delight you in January and February at Brook Farm Inn! Discover winter in the Berkshires at Brook Farm Inn in Lenox, MA. Active days and cozy firelit evenings offer an escape during the quieter time of year. Brook Farm Inn welcomes you in January with a special discount, Also, in February we offer complimentary romantic gifts to celebrate Valentine’s Day and Presidents Weekend. You may choose a room with a fireplace, and some rooms have whirlpool tubs, too.
Here are the Specials
In January, with a two-night reservation, receive the second night at a discount of $50. In addition, from February 14 to February 24 we offer our Be My Valentine Special. So, all Brook Farm Inn guests will receive a bottle of Prosecco and chocolate dipped strawberries. These gifts will be in your room when you arrive. Book here! https://secure.thinkreservations.com/brookfarm/reservations
Winter in the Berkshires
The winter season in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts is filled with activity. Ski slopes and hiking trails are ready for those who enjoy the outdoors. In addition there are cultural experiences too. The Berkshire museums are uncrowded and have a variety of offerings. We have a central location in Lenox, MA. For instance, we’re near the Norman Rockwell Museum, the Clart Art Institute and MassMOCA, In addition there are the concert and theater venues, such as the Colonial and Mahaiwe Theaters, Close Encounters With Music, and Shakespeare & Co.
Plan Your Winter Specials Getaway
At Brook Farm Inn, your innkeepers are here to help plan your getaway. You can book a massage or private yoga sessions with us by phoning 413-637-3013. As always, your stay includes comfy rooms, memorable breakfasts and afternoon tea on Fridays and Saturdays.
We look forward to welcoming you!
Linda and Phil, owners/innkeepers
When it comes to spending time in the great outdoors, one of our favorite hiking spots is Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary. The Sanctuary offers more than 1,000 acres of wilderness with over 7 miles of trials – and it’s located here in Lenox, just minutes from our Berkshires B&B!
Lenox’s Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary is a branch of the Massachusetts Audubon Society. The sanctuary encompasses a wide range of habitat, on Lenox Mountain, including forests, meadows, and wetlands along the slopes of Lenox Mountain.
Wildlife at Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
Birders and wildlife photographers love Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary. As the name implies, the preserve is home to a wide variety of wildlife. Several migratory species use it as a stopover during different times of the year. The sanctuary also serves as a breeding ground for ducks, geese, and several varieties of hawk. (more…)
Historic Chester-Hudson Quarry (Becket Quarry’s real name) was operational from the 1860’s to the 1960’s, providing granite for monuments across the country. When the quarry closed, the site was abandoned, along with a number of buildings, vehicles, and equipment.
As nature began to work its way back in, the area became a bit of a local playground and hiking paradise. In the 1990’s, when it looked as if the land was going to be developed for industry, local citizens came together to protect it.
Becket Land Trust is a 300+ acre forested parcel open to the public. The preserve contains a demonstration forest, miles of hiking and cross country ski trails, vernal pools, and lots of wildlife. The biggest draw, however, has to be the historic quarry and its remnants. (more…)
Looking to get a few holes in during your Berkshires getaway? Good idea! There are a variety of excellent courses near our Lenox B&B for anyone wanting to go golfing in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts.
The Lenox area is a perfect destination for your Berkshires golf vacation. Not only can you soak up the quiet and quaint New England atmosphere the Berkshires are known for but also work on your golf swing.
There are many excellent courses in the Lenox area, including the only A.W. Tillinghast designed course in Massachusetts!
Brook Farm Inn, in Lenox, MA makes the perfect home base for anyone looking to go golfing in the Berkshires. There are numerous public and semi-public courses and clubs within easy driving distance of our B&B. (more…)
Have you ever watched a hot air balloon and wondered what it must be like to ride in one? If so, you’re not alone – nor do you have to keep wondering. Hot air balloon rides are just one more fun thing you can do, here in the Berkshires!
Imagine seeing the lush and beautiful landscape of the Berkshires rolling out below you as you float serenely above them. Many have seen the Berkshires from above in an airlplane – but that experience hardly rivals that of a balloon. Airplanes are noisy and claustrophobic in comparison to a hot air balloon. (more…)
With the first day of spring less than a week away, it is natural that our thoughts should turn to the great outdoors. When it comes to breathtaking scenery, you would be hard pressed to beat the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts. Our mountains and forests are dotted with rivers, lakes, and picturesque waterfalls. Best of all, we also have plenty of easily accessible parks and trails.
The convenient location of Brook Farm Inn, our Lenox-area B&B, puts all the best of the Berkshires right at your feet. Many our guests are eager to explore the area and we have plenty of suggestions for hiking the Berkshires. (more…)
Looking for a unique experience that’ll get you out into the great outdoors of the Berkshires? Undermountain Farm offers guided trail rides and year-round horseback riding opportunities right here in Lenox, MA!
Undermountain Farm is a beautiful, 150 acre Victorian farm located just five minutes away from our Lenox B&B. The farm raises and boards horses, offers a summer camp for kids, and provides year-round horseback riding opportunities.
Whether you’re an expert rider or have never even touched a saddle, Undermountain Farm has a horse for you! In fact, they specialize in beginning riders of all ages. Consequently, they have a large stable of calm, friendly, and reliable school horses. Even the most nervous novice will find themselves relaxed and assured in the saddle here. (more…)
I’m not sure why we’re all so attracted to splashing cascades of water – but we sure are! People flock from all over to see a waterfall. Maybe it’s the soothing white noise generated by the falls or the feel of the cool spray on our skin. Falling water releases negative ions into the air that have a positive effect on our moods. Combine these factors with the hypnotic sight of a waterfall and maybe we’ve solved the why of waterfall popularity.
There are lots of waterfalls in the Massachusetts Berkshires. Many are some of the most beautiful falls you will ever see. It doesn’t hurt that they are couched in Berkshires scenery, either!
Instead of going over every last waterfall in the area, we decided to highlight some of our favorites. What we refer to as the hidden waterfalls of Berkshire County. (more…)