The Williams Inn: Quintessential New England Escape in The Berkshires

The Williams Inn: Quintessential New England Escape in The Berkshires

The Williams Inn, an upscale hotel in The Berkshires, is located in the picturesque college-town of Williamstown, Massachusetts (near Williams College). The Williams Inn imparts feelings of warm hospitality with a unique building design inspired by local area farms. The hotel is also conveniently located among a hub of artistic, cultural and recreational venues, where travelers can take advantage of outdoor hikes and trails or indoor activities like the renown Clark Art Institute, just a 5-minute drive from the property.

Tranquil Stays with Homey Rooms and Amenities: Each of the hotel’s 64 farmhouse-style, contemporary guestrooms and suites are locally inspired to pay homage to New England. Using native Berkshires stone and timber elements, the inn and its guestrooms provide visitors with a comfortable and always welcoming environment. From the second one steps into the lobby at The Williams Inn, they’re surrounded by warm tones, cozy furniture and an inviting fireplace in the center of the room. The property provides guests with several amenities that relay the comforts of home such as a fitness center, complimentary self-serve beverage stations and a game room with offerings for all ages.

Elevated Culinary Experiences at The Barn: The hotel is home to one of Williamstown’s most sought-after restaurants, The Barn. The Barn has diverse menus serving New England classics and the team of chefs who lead the restaurant always feature seasonally inspired and locally sourced ingredients. The restaurant has a striking bar at its center and diners can eat inside or outside on the patio for breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch on Sundays. From June 19 – August 28, the restaurant is hosting a new summer concert series every Monday called “Barn Days of Summer”. This series allows guests to enjoy the summer season with a custom new menu of bites and specialty cocktails, while live entertainment sets the vibrant scene in the background. The series will see different local musicians and artists each week and the full menu can be found here.

Tying The Knot in Williamstown: The Williams Inn is also a full-service catering and event venue that specializes in weddings of all sizes and styles. The property has an expansive, elegant ballroom ideal for wedding receptions, with natural light flowing in from the large floor-to-ceiling windows. There is ample outdoor space on the grounds, perfect for a ceremony surrounded by the beautiful New England countryside. The hotel is also well-versed in coordinating micro-weddings and offers unique packages for those couples looking to plan a more intimate ceremony.

State-of-the-Art Meeting & Event Spaces: The hotel is a scenic drive away from major cities like Boston and New York City, making it an ideal choice for those drive-market group attendees. The hotel has more than 3,000 square feet of versatile space and an expert on-site events staff to help groups execute their dream event, whether it’s a board meeting, small conference, or larger business function. Comfortable meeting spaces are available for a variety of group sizes and attendees can utilize the large outdoor spaces on the property to facilitate team-building activities during meetings. One of the best parts of planning a meeting at The Williams Inn is the numerous local and nearby recreational activities and cultural experiences that are perfect for meeting breaks, including peaceful hikes + trails, and renown art museums like The Clark and MASS MoCa.