Purple Gables Bed & Breakfast

232 East Pleasant Street, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002
Innkeeper(s): Lynda Faye
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Purple Gables Suite

From $185.00 / night

As you enter Purple Gables Bed & Breakfast through your private porch entrance, you will find a spacious, sunny, private suite awaiting you. A Favrile glass fixture gently illuminates the charming dining area. The southern exposure bathes the gracious leisure room in sunlight. Its sofa bed, comfortable seating, and small library are designed for relaxation. A desk and chair provide the ideal location for dashing off a post card, planning your afternoon excursion, or working on your novel. The romantic sleeping area contains an inviting queen-sized, pillow-top bed enveloped in a floral quilt and pillows in your choice of firmness. An antique stained glass window enhances the private bath- outfitted with thick white towels, guest bathrobes, excellent vanity lighting, a hairdryer, and other touches to make it feel like home. Walking past the bathroom and through the back door you will find yourself on the back patio in the center of the gardens. An ever-changing palette showcases the innkeeper's love of flowers and her unique knack for botanical beauty. A small seating area on the upper terrace provides a private nook for meditation or repose.

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At Purple Gables you will enjoy the very best of the bed and breakfast experience. A gourmet breakfast is served each morning in your suite. The refrigerator is stocked with yogurt, granola, and other snacks. Additional amenities include microwave, coffee maker, hairdryer, clock/radio with iPod charger, wifi, cable 

TV, DVD, a bicycle, and an iron & ironing board. Your friendly innkeeper can guide you to a wide variety of activities and sights, as well as great museums, historic neighborhoods, and hidden views tucked here and there throughout Amherst and beyond.

Lynda's breakfasts and brunches have become legend at 232 East Pleasant Street. Guests are treated to a parade of delicious dishes. Lynda takes particular delight in planning edible treats for family, friends, and guests. Celebrate each morning at the Purple Gables as your luscious breakfast is served in the sunny breakfast nook of your private suite. In the spring, the lilacs bloom just outside your window filling the air with their intoxicating scent. Please let us know if you have dietary restrictions. We strive to make your stay as comfortable, personal and delicious as possible.

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    It is our pleasure to make our home your home for your stay and are happy to accommodate you for a weekend, a week, or to make arrangements for an extended stay. Whether for a brief respite from the every day or a longer sabbatical, Purple Gables is the ideal home base for your visit.

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    Rates & Policies

    • The suite is available for $185 per night for two. Maximum occupancy is four.
    • Payment may be made with cash, personal checks and travelers checks. MasterCard and Visa are accepted by phone.
    • Check-out time is 11 a.m.. Check-in time is negotiable.
    • Cancellations are refundable up to two weeks prior to the arrival date.
    • We request a deposit of half the amount of your stay to confirm your reservation.
    • Out of consideration for guests with sensitivities, we ask you to not bring your pet. We do have two adorable resident dogs; both are hypo-allergenic breeds.