The Brandt House

29 Highland Avenue, Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301
Innkeeper(s): Sean Warren
 
  • Introduction

    Welcome to the Brandt House!

    Brandt House is a three and-a-half-acres, turn-of-the-century estate located in a charming residential area of Greenfield, just minutes from I-91 and Route 2 in northwestern Massachusetts. Since its creation in 1986, the Brandt House has been a Pioneer Valley oasis for tourists, business travelers, and event organizers.

    Greenfield and the Pioneer Valley blend culture, history, adventure, and hospitality into an unforgettable rural vacation experience

    Beyond the comforts of our guest rooms are a variety of public spaces and amenities. Relax in our plush Living Room complete with a cozy fire, or put your feet up and read a book in the library or in the breezy Sun Room. Outside, a tree-lined wraparound porch, and access to miles of scenic hiking trails behind our gardens. In the morning, our delicious home-cooked breakfasts are served in the Dining Room, or you may choose an intimate breakfast in the Living Room, outside patio, or on lazy mornings, breakfast in bed. All breakfasts include fresh-baked goods, fruit, fresh roasted coffee and our signature homemade granola.

    On weekends we also feature a select hot entrée such as gingerbread waffles, pumpkin pancakes, or tomato basil quiche. Special requests and dietary needs can always be accommodated.

    Owner and Innkeeper Sean Warren, along with his experienced staff are delighted to provide that extra touch of service to make your stay memorable. Enjoy complimentary snacks and beverages throughout the day, and champagne on request for special occasions. Let us assist you with restaurant selections, tourism references, or any other special requests.

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Sean Warren for sharing his own secrets with BBOnline.com!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Many people tour the area for leaf viewing in the fall, skiing in the winter and touring the pioneer valley/Berkshire mountains in the spring and summer. We also have multiple private schools in the area and as a result, host many parents from around the world who come to visit their children during the school year.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    Spacious public rooms, four acres of gardens, warm staff, great breakfast and clean comfortable rooms.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    Visiting their children at the private schools.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    "I don’t ever want to leave."

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    Charming town with fantastic local restaurants.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    Visit Yankee candle in Deerfield, visit Historic Deerfield Village, see the Bridge of Flowers in Shelburne Falls, visit Kringle candle in Bernardston and dine at their charming first class “Farm Table” restaurant, go Zip lining and or rapid rafting in the foothills of the Berkshires.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    The town center of Greenfield with many local shops and restaurants is just a 5 to 10 minute walk. You can also access multiple hiking trails from the back of our gardens.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    The Hope and Olive restaurant in Greenfield.

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    http://www.franklincc.org and http://www.valleyvisitor.com

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    Nine.

    Do you accept pets?

    We accept dogs.

  • Inn Offerings

    The Brandt House offers nine guest rooms, seven with private baths and two with a shared bath. Each room features luxurious feather beds, down comforters, aromatic soaps and lotions, along with remote control TV, private telephone, and air conditioning. Select rooms also come with working fireplaces, large soaking tubs, or a full kitchen.

    Business travelers enjoy the benefits of a hotel with the comforts of home including free, internet, and Wi-Fi access, along with a fax machine and copier.

    The rate for each room includes the lodging and breakfast for up to 2 people per room. There is an additional charge of $25.00 per person per night for extra guests in each room. Special situations allow for children under the age of 12, please call to make arrangements.

    Our spacious and flexible floor plan features French doors leading to covered porches, patios and private grounds. The staff is experienced in recommending the very best local caterers, florists, and other support services that will ensure your event is a success. Let us help you plan an event that is perfect for your needs.

    Events and Gatherings:

    • Weddings & Civil Unions
    • Meetings & Gatherings
    • Holiday Parties
    • Corporate Retreats
    • Bridal/Wedding Showers
    • Reunions
  • Weddings & Civil Unions

    Weddings and civil unions require that the entire house be booked for both Friday and Saturday of the event weekend. There is also a $25.00 per person fee for use of the property for those guests attending the event but not staying at the house.

    We acknowledge each event is unique to the two people involved and look forward to talking with you over the phone to discuss your special occasion with you. The staff is experienced in recommending the very best local caterers, florists, and other support services that will ensure your event is a success.

    The staff is experienced in recommending the very best local caterers, florists, and other support services that will ensure your event is a success.

    In addition to overnight accommodations, the Brandt House frequently hosts a variety of events associated with Weddings and Civil Unions including, engagement parties, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, weddings, civil unions and receptions for groups ranging from small and intimate up to 100 guests.

    Our spacious and flexible floor plan features French doors leading to covered porches, patios and private grounds, and the large property provides a unique setting for events inside and out.

    Let us help you plan an event that is perfect for your needs.

  • Breakfast at the Inn

    In the morning, our delicious home-cooked breakfasts are served in the Dining Room, or you may choose an intimate breakfast in the Living Room, outside patio, or on lazy mornings, breakfast in bed. All breakfasts include fresh-baked goods, fruit, fresh roasted coffee and our signature homemade granola.

    On weekends we also feature a select hot entrée such as gingerbread waffles, pumpkin pancakes, or tomato basil quiche. Special requests and dietary needs can always be accommodated.