Walker House

64 Walker Street, Lenox, Massachusetts 01240
Innkeeper(s): Peggy and Richard Houdek

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  • Summary

    Peaceful Woodland Getaway

    Enjoy a peaceful getaway in the Berkshire Mountains at a small inn surrounded by three acres of woods while still close to any major attractions you wish to visit.

    Walker House of Lenox, Massachusetts is centrally located near all of the great activities this area has to offer and less than three hours from New York. Experience operas, plays, and films on a large screen each night without ever leaving the property at the Walker House Cinema. Multiple restaurants and various forms of entertainment are also within walking distance of the house.

    This beautiful mountain area is home to several festivals throughout the year, including theater festivals, the Berkshire Coral Festival, and Shakespeare & Co. There are quite a few historic sites and museums nearby as well, such as Hancock Shaker Village, MassMOCA, the Norman Rockwell Museum, Clark Museum and Chesterwood.

    At Walker House, each guestroom is equipped with a private bath and guests also have access to the Parlor and the verandas. The surrounding wooded area offers a lot of exploration as well as plenty of romantic picnic spots.

    Each morning begins with a sumptuous breakfast served in the dining room and, in the afternoons, guests are invited to enjoy some tea.



  • Introduction

    Walker HouseWalker House is located in Lenox, Massachussets, near town center.

    Innkeepers, Peggy and Richard Houdek, welcome you to enjoy thier historic Bershire home. The house, built in 1804, has been recognized as a classic American Ferderal architectural landmark. Walker House is centrally located and a great haven for guests to enjoy activities of the Berkshire mountains all year.

    The home has eight double bedrooms, decorated in antiques, each with private bathroom. Guest can enjoy the grand piano and books in the Parlor, as well the outdoor and screend verandas. Good films, operas, plays and events are shown on the giant 12-foot screen of the Walker House Cinema.

    In the morning, a delicious breakfast is served in the dining room. Afternoon tea is also available.

    The surrounding landscape of Walker House offers a delightful three acres of peaceful wooded grounds, which guest can explore, picnic and take in.

    Within walking distance are several fine restaruants and entertainment. The Berkshires host many festivals and events throughout the year, such as: Berkshire Theatre Festival in nearby Stockbridge, Williamstown Theatre festivals, the Mac-Haydn summer musical theatre, Shakespeare & Co., the Berkshire Choral Festival. Also nearby are renowned museums and historic spots including the Norman Rockwell Museum, MassMOCA, Hancock Shaker Village, Clark Museum and Chesterwood.

    For your getaway days, and for holidays, family reunions and weddings, consider Walker House in Lenox, where the air is clear and the pace a bit slower. It's less than three hours driving time and only slightly longer by Bonanza bus from New York, and even closer from Boston. Come, help us celebrate the history and charm of one of America's best-known small inns.