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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2015

The hosts are warm and accommodating, breakfast is plentiful, and the conversation with the guests (almost all affiliated with one or another of the local colleges) is always interesting. They had a few empty rooms when I arrived and let me pick the one I wanted. When I asked for help getting a cab, they took me where I was...

1Thank FaithJ_Vancouver
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Brought daughter for her second visit to UMass Amherst and stayed with Ann and Allan at Allen House. What a great choice. Warmly welcomed even though we arrived at 1:00 AM, and daughter, who has never stayed in a B&B was charmed by the experience! She loved the school and her experience with Ann and Allen, made her feel at...

Thank wanderlust2776
Cohasset, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 January 2015

I traveled to Amherst to visit my son at UMass, and decided to try a B & B instead of a local hotel. I figured it would be a different experience, the Inn was within walking distance to Amherst Center, and the price was comparable to hotels miles away. I am glad I made that choice and was rewarded with...

1Thank robert d
Reviewed 29 December 2014

I spent 5 nights over Christmas at Allen House, and it was terrific. The room was large and beautifully decorated, and the bed was very comfortable. The innkeepers are so gracious and accommodating. Ann makes a delicious full breakfast. I highly recommend Allen House and the sister inn, Amherst House.

Thank patall
Riverhead long Island
Reviewed 6 December 2014

my wife and I stayed while visiting our daughter at UMASS . allen was great and showed us the whole house and told us stories of the houses history . The house has a lot of decorative antiques with a peacock flare . It was warm and cosy . This is a great place to stay if you plan on...

Thank michael r
Forest Hills, NY
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We came up to Amherst for just one night to visit our son, and decided to try a B & B instead of a local hotel. It was like immersing ourselves in history, with lots of modern touches. Ann and Allan were extremely accomodating, and I appreciated the Keurig coffeemaker in the front room. We stayed in the Dresser room...

Thank raethecpa
Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 30 August 2014

The hosts were wonderful! They made the experience great. Of course, the Inn was beautiful, charming, welcoming, and pleasant, too. The cookies and tea were good. The decor was beautiful. The breakfast was wonderful. Try the Scullery Room: it has a working jacuzzi in place of a bath. It is not on the website for the B&B, so you will...

Thank Erik P
Mount Desert, Maine
Reviewed 28 August 2014

I recently had an extended visit at the Allen House in Amherst while visiting my daughter. I stayed about a month and……yes the inn is lovely, historic, clean and more. What was most special of all was the welcome I received by Ann and Alan. I really felt like part of the family. I am in the same business as...

Thank Sydney P
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 23 August 2014

The innkeepers are engaging and knowledgeable (and Panda, the resident feline, is such a cutie). I enjoyed conversing with them about numerous topics, including local eateries and the Dickinson museum. I found the owners to be extremely accommodating and pleasant hosts. My room was inviting and spacious, and I appreciated the private bathroom. The inn contains a surprising juxtaposition of...

Thank MareeZee
Paris, France
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Allen House is a great value. It was immaculately clean and wonderfully comfortable. The decor of course is not exactly modern, but the collection of 19th and early 20th Century furnishings were a great change from standard hotel furnishings. The staff was welcoming and helpful. The only downside is having to pay cash....

Thank BoyFromTheBurgh_517

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Allen House Victorian Inn

Address: 599 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2409
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Hampshire County > Amherst
Price Range: €70 - €182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Allen House Victorian Hotel Amherst
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“Ask, in selecting a room, how the bathroom is configured. For example, do you want a shower or jacuzzi tub. So many distinctive rooms.”
Bobson58, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“House is very quiet. Each room has their own bathroom”
TravelBug04072, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Speak to innkeeper”
thomastG6021KZ, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Turret Room was a great corner room. Sunny with windows on two sides.”
jenniferkP9095DZ, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Oscar Wilde Peach room is my favorite!”
StevenT650, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
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