The Lord Jeffery Inn

Sophistication meets warmth on the Amherst Common

This picturesque 1926 Colonial Revival-style inn is centrally located in Amherst Town center and on the doorstep of Amherst College. The interior spaces were recently restored: gleaming hardwood floors are offset by white wainscoting and gilt-framed paintings dot the walls. Graceful high-backed armchairs surround the fireplace in the lobby, and the library has floor-to-ceiling shelves and plenty of space for relaxing or gathering with friends. 

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Historic inn in a classic New England college town setting

What it's like

Lord Jeffery Inn groundsEach room in this historic inn has its own character: some have sunrooms, some have gas fireplaces or views of historic Amherst. Rooms with fold-out sleeper sofas are a nice option for families. Modern essentials include free wireless internet and a state-of-the-art fitness room. The downtown Amherst location means you can walk to everything: shops, restaurants, and museums—or the big game at Amherst College.

Independent spirit

Classic New England inn, modern upscale cuisine

Small touches

Have a drink or a full dinner from 30Boltwood outdoors on the covered patio. There's plenty of cushy seating around the fire pit. 

Eat and drink

30Boltwood serves upscale farm-to-table cuisine—think farm-raised duck from a local farm with wild mushrooms and burrata with black figs. Dine on leather banquettes, at the long copper-topped bar or outdoors on the patio. In-room dining is available.

The Lord Jeffery Inn dining

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Rooms & Rates


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Location

The Inn is on the Amherst Common, walking distance to restaurants, shops and the cultural offerings of Amherst College, and centrally located in the Five College area near the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Hampshire CollegeMount Holyoke College and Smith College. 

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Amenities

Guest Services

  • Concierge
  • Laundry and same-day drycleaning services Monday-Friday

Eat & Drink

  • Room service 7am-10pm
  • 30Boltwood, available Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Sat. and Sun. Brunch
  • Private dining room seats 8
  • Exclusive glass-enlcosed private "Greenhouse Room" seats up to 20
  • Outside fire pit and covered patio

Fitness & Recreation

  • Fitness center
  • Guest Library

Business Services

  • Business center
  • Complimentary use of computer and printer
  • Free High Speed wireless internet access

Meetings & Events

  • More than 9,000 square feet of flexible indoor/outdoor event space including rooftop terrace with private fireplace, 2,360 sq. ft. Dickinson Ballroom with adjoining patio and the Garden Tent surrounded by lush landscaping and the historic architecture of Amherst College
  • On-site wedding planner
  • Podium
  • On-site audio/visual

In-room amenities

  • Complimentary High Speed wireless internet access
  • 32-inch LCD flat screen televisions with HD programming
  • Pillowtop mattresses
  • High thread-count linens
  • Writing desk and chair
  • Polished chrome fixtures with glass shower doors in private guest bathrooms
  • Air Conditioned
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron and ironing board
  • iHome radios with docking stations

Cancellation policy

Cancellation required 48 hours prior to arrival.
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