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The Inn at Castle Hill on the Crane Estate

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Hinwil
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Keep in mind the price of the room is $ 315.- The location near Crane Beach is very nice, as the noble old house. The rooms are nicely furnished, but small and poorly equipped: no chair (one armchair) no table, no TV, a bathroom from the twenties last century, with a scarcely dripping shower. You can follow easily the conversation... More 

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Thank wolfgangp554
TheInnatCastleHill, Manager at The Inn at Castle Hill on the Crane Estate, responded to this review

Thank you for sending this feedback! It is our goal here at the Inn to provide the highest standard of hospitality and I regret that your experience fell short. I was the manager during your entire stay so I would like to touch on a few things you shared. We do have a Guest Services Manager at the front desk... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fabulous find! We absolutely love the dedication to quiet and peace at this hotel, meaning, no screaming children, no barking dogs, no ringing phones, no TVs, no annoying music in the breakfast room, not even cars going by at night. Thank you for this most wonderful adult retreat! If you are a walker or runner, lover of old... More 

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Thank hibiscus6
Massachusetts
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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

My husband and I were celebrating our anniversary and wanted a quiet relaxing spot. The Inn offers just that! The views were spectacular even though it was a rainy weekend we really enjoyed walking the grounds and the beach. We were there in early October a perfect time to go, with no crowds. We did the Hot and Cold tour... More 

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Thank klmustard
Newton, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

My wife and I enjoyed a brief stay over Labor Day weekend. As others have said, the inn is clean and modern, the rooms are large and comfortable, and the bathrooms are spacious and modern. The porch and lobby offer a variety of seating options, and you get a pass to Crane Beach. No TV in either the rooms or... More 

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Westerly, Rhode Island
1 review
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Wonderful property and staff. We had a couple of nice hikes to Crane Beach and the estate next to the inn. Great breakfast in the AM with coffee too!! My wife also signed up for the plein air class coming up in April next year. Wonderful place to paint if you are an artist. Good restaurants in the adjacent towns.

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CT
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

My husband and I needed a peaceful getaway and we found it at the Inn. The room was comfortable and beautifully appointed. Our bathroom was amazing! James and all of the staff were warm, friendly and helpful. Our breakfasts were scrumptious and the grounds were amazing! We loved it so much that we are planning to return. I would highly... More 

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Thank omsohum
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The Inn at Castle Hill is an example of old world hospitality in the modern day. The staff was extremely helpful and accommodating and the rooms and breakfast made the cozy stay a memorable one. Free hybrid bikes & Croquet and lawn bowling available along with free pass to Crane's Beach accented our brief Labor Day Weekend stay ! Encourage... More 

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Ware, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Everything I expected starting with a warm personal welcome, details of the stay and a brief walk-about of the pantry where you can grab beverages thru the day and fresh baked afternoon treats. You can tell the staff truly care about being caretakers & stewards - true innkeepers. The inn itself will take you back in time and you can... More 

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Thank 3katsandhubby
1 review
Reviewed 1 September 2016

NOT KID FRIENDLY. We were turned away with a 4-year-old and a 2-year-old. Making a reservation by phone for two rooms for two nights before holding a corporate event at The Crate Estate, we were never explicitly told that children under 12 were not allowed at The Inn at Castle Hill. The email confirmation stated: "Children 12 and over are... More 

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Thank Jeff H
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I can not say enough about how wonderful this B&B is. We will be back. Great place to relax and clear the mind. The staff was excellent but Nancy was outstanding in everyway. We are thinking of renting the entire rooms for a small reunion.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Inn at Castle Hill on the Crane Estate

Address: 280 Argilla Rd, Ipswich, MA 01938-2647
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Ipswich
Price Range: €165 - €362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“We wish we had a king bed.”
 of 5 bubbles jsocha2016, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are beautiful!”
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“First Floor bedroom is handicap accessible and air conditioned”
 of 5 bubbles , 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Cornelius had an amazing view. Just need the front door noise below fixed.”
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