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Publick House Historic Inn

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  • Excellent40%
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“bake shop”(33 reviews)
“sticky buns”(19 reviews)
“public house”(31 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We made an unscheduled, late-night stop at Publick House during a spring ice/sleet storm that made the Mass Pike a hockey rink. What a find. It's a historic, authentic place that dates to the 18th century, but what makes it worth staying at is the...More

Thank Ryerson C
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded yesterday

Dear Ryerson, It was our pleasure to provide you with a safe, inviting place to stay during the storm. Our friendly staff will be thrilled to hear you appreciated their warm smiles and efforts to make you feel welcome. We're glad our historic tap room...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family recently celebrated my mother’s 90th birthday with an amazing private dinner party at the Publick House. Everything from my online correspondences with their event planner to the amazingly attentive wait staff, incredible array of appetizers and scrumptious entrees was absolutely perfect. To top...More

Thank Leslie R
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Leslie, WOW! Feedback like this from our guests truly makes our day! Happy 90th Birthday to your mother. We are thrilled to know we could provide the perfectly delicious private dinner for her special night. Our team appreciates your kind compliments, and we're excited...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a snowbird overnight stop on our way back to Canada. The main building, built in 1771, contains a marvellous colonial-era tavern, the reception desk and meeting facilities. The expansive property has several buildings containing the guest rooms, a bakery, dining and convention facilities....More

Thank GaryThompson_12
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gary, We were so pleased to host you at our historic property. Our team at Publick House Sturbridge hopes your drive back to Canada went smoothly and appreciated the chance to serve as your rest stop for the night. From our popular decor to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling from New Hampshire to PA, sought a stopover. Found this lovely place on a snowy night. Lots of fireplace atmosphere, inviting staff, quaint tavern dining. Stayed in the part with all new rooms...larger than the chains and actually about the same price! Free coffee...More

Thank MusicProf
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded 4 weeks ago

It was our pleasure to provide you with safe, inviting accommodations during your road trip. We're so glad our onsite dining added to your comfort and that the quaint, spacious rooms impressed you. Thank you for letting us know how much you appreciated the welcoming...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We always stay in the main inn or the newer chamberlain suites. Very nice they are adding on new suites. We have stayed her a lot it 1/2 to Boston. Great rooms very clean fantastic little tavern and good restaurant you don’t have to leave....More

Thank Fortguy1415
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Publick House Historic InnResponded 26 February 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Publick House Sturbridge. It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed our clean rooms as well as some of our delicious onsite dining options. We strive to provide a comfortable place to stay at an...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
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Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Pool
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Outdoor pool
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US$73 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$73 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Mainedoglover2015
5 October 2016|
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Response from Downsouth56 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not a pet owner. You should call the hotel or visit their webpage.
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Effie172
2 September 2016|
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Response from Andrea C | Reviewed this property |
There is an outdoor pool that is probably open during daylight hours until it gets too cold to use. Call the front desk about refrigerators, new renovations probably brought new amenities. There is a YMCA in nearby... More
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"You should go for rooms in the new building(s) (not in the motor lodge)"
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"The old building had the character we were looking for."
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"The heating units sound like a plane taking off. All night. Don't say in the "lodge" if you..."
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"Whether you face the main street or the back, it is just so pretty. Let staff direct you. All attentive and..."
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