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Howarth House Bed & Breakfast

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Stayed here for three nights while on a trip through USA looking up old friends. This B&B is the best ever. The rooms are beautifully decorated and very clean. The hosts were extremely welcoming and unlike some B&Bs, where you feel a bit of a nuisance if you want to hang around all day ( which is why we usually...

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Thank freeflung
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Fantastic service, excellent food a terrific place to go and escape the chaotic pace of everyday life. Brian and Linda are the best, they do all they can to make your stay relaxing and enjoyable. The out of the way location only adds to the feeling that you are some place very special. Enjoy .

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West Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 May 2015

This was our first stay here. From the moment you walk in Brian and Linda make you feel right at home. The grounds are beautiful. Several places to sit and relax and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. We stayed in the north room, the double shower with heated floors was awesome!!! Breakfast was perfect, way too much for either of us...

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Thank Jeremy C
Montreal
Reviewed 3 May 2015

There is absolutely nothing to criticize about Howarth House. It is a beautiful property, spacious, elegant, charming, peaceful, very well maintained, super clean, the beds very comfortable and there are lots of little extras like remote controlled fireplace, beautifully renovated bathrooms, sun room to enjoy breakfast, a billiard room adjacent to the house to spend an evening playing games and...

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Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

This was a wonderful break from big cities and chain hotels. The home sits on a nicely maintained property, and is welcoming when driving up. There are three bedrooms, and a very nice common area with porches, open spaces, and comfortable seating. I was in the North Bedroom, which is comfortable and includes a fireplace, has several windows, and the...

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Thank jonrmarrin
Cambridge
Reviewed 5 April 2015

My beau and I only stayed one night but we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. It's a beautiful house, yard, space etc very close to the downtown and Brian and Linda are the king and queen of hospitality; not to mention I'm quite envious of their baking and cooking skills. Be sure to check out Brian's pool hall/game room for a...

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Ronkonkoma, New York
Reviewed 3 March 2015

We've stayed at Howarth House twice now and will be going back again. It is an oasis of peace, tranquility and breakfast to die for. The house is full of little touches that warm and invite you. The middle bedroom is unique in that the bathroom has a very modern hot tub-shower combo but the bedroom itself has a theme...

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Thank LQBesty
UK
Reviewed 24 February 2015

My wife and I stayed with Brian and his family back in October 14. This review has been on my 'to do' list for some time because it is worth saying something about. Howarth House is a lovely home, well cared for and shared with guests. Brian took charge of our arrival and our care and no problem was too...

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

We visited Howarth House whilst visiting family in Fitchburg. What a beautiful house. It was extremely comfortable and this was made all the more so with the amazing hospitality of Brian and Linda. We loved every second of our stay and we will definitely go back. The breakfast was amazing!!

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

My husband and I visited The Howarth House in 2012 and were fascinated with out stay. Therefore, we decided to go back, now with my parents, to spend New Year's Eve and receive the New Year, 2015. Once again, our experience was amazing. My parents mentioned this has been their best mini-vacation ever!!! The B&B's details and decorations make you...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Howarth House Bed & Breakfast is conveniently located above Fitchburg State University on Ross Street. It is a minutes walk to campus and a five minute walk to the train station to Boston. Located near museums, theater and other cultural offerings, it also sits at a cross roads to New Hampshire and Vermont. If you like antiquing there is a large circuit of antique shops in an easy driving loop and there are a number of artists shops that have popped up along Main Street near the common. The B&B offers en-suite modern bathrooms with heated tile floors, a jetted tub in the South Room or a two person glassed shower with the North Room which also has a fireplace. The rooms each have individual controlled air conditioning and heating, tea stations, large closets and sitting and work areas. There is a fireplaced living room, fireplaced outbuilding with a pool table and collection of firefighting memorabilia from over 30 years in the fire service, a swimming pool and a number of indoor or outdoor dining and relaxing areas. If you like skiing or hiking we are close to Mount Wachusett Ski area as well as large tracts of conservation land, Cross Country skiing at Saima Park, Kayaking, cycling and other outdoor events. One of the nations oldest and largest cycling events takes place in Fitchburg every July with the Art Longsjo Memorial races. Antique and collectible car owners meet at a local pub just down the street weekly and show off their prized possessions in the good weather. Rates are $155.00 To $175.00 Per night and we offer weekly or extended stay discounts. Check out our menu of breakfast offerings which can be clicked on from our web site. Cheers, Linda and Brian ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howarth House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 81 Ross St, Fitchburg, MA 01420-2510
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Fitchburg
Price Range: €120 - €138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Hot tub was very nice.”
C1684VAmichaelg, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had the room with the fireplace....lovely!”
pamdubois86, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“very clean, hospitable, great breakfast, local to everything”
301michaell, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The North & South rooms are quieter having a double set of doors from the main hallway.”
R1742HMdawnj, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are only three rooms and they are all wonderful.”
berniceo451, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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