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Hawthorne Inn - Concord, Massachusetts
Relaxed Elegance

Where History, Literature and Nature Entwine
Just 19 Miles From Boston

An intimate Country Inn Bed and Breakfast refuge where Seven vibrant Guestrooms, inspired by a refreshing mix of tradition and artistic expression, offer abundant comforts and modern amenities. Guests enjoy an expansive multi-course breakfast, featuring the Innkeeper’s Specialties, served each morning around a convivial common table. Welcoming Business Travelers, Seekers, the Romantic, and Families alike, with heartfelt hospitality.

you can go kayaking on the Concord riversWhere the shot heard 'round the world was firedHere three rivers wend through Concord's Colonial landscape of Minutemen's fields where moss-covered stonewalls embrace the homes of Hawthorne, Alcott, Emerson and Thoreau. As you amble in the footsteps of Patriots and Poets you will savor the Inn's unique location near the Historic Sites, Author's homes, the Village Shops, Walden Pond, Minuteman National Park and the North Bridge, where was fired, "the shot heard 'round the world".

Autumn in the hay fields of ConcordThe Thoreau Room at the Hawthorne Inn

Throughout the Inn is much to delight your eyes and sensibility; original artworks, archaic artifacts and natural curiosities are a wonder to behold and burnished antiques speak of home and security. Varied collections, Japanese woodblock prints, Pre-Colombian artifact, modern paintings and bas-relief sculptures create a balanced harmony that will satisfy all tastes.

Many choose the Hawthorne Inn as a base for day-trips in to explore Boston, Cambridge, Old Sturbridge Village, Salem, Plymouth Plantation, Lowell Textile Museum, Ocean Beaches and the many nearby College Campuses. Travelers often utilize the convenience of the commuter train to Boston and Cambridge.

Old Concord Burial GroundThe Emerson Guest Room at the Hawthorne Inn

The Minuteman Statue in Concord

It is no secret why the award-winning and historic Concord colonial Hawthorne Inn B&B is the perfect hotel alternative lodging choice for your Romantic Getaway, Honeymoon, Wedding, Corporate Travel, Child Friendly, Pet Friendly or Vacation country Inn accommodations, special packages and to earn a free night with Passport to New England.

Forbes Magazine:"10 Best Inns of New England"
Frommer’s: "Top 14 Inns and B&Bs in New England"
Boston Magazine: "Best of Boston"
L.A. Time: "Unforgettable Trips"

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See our Specials page for current Packages and Last-Minute Room Sales.

A list of Museums on the Innkeepers' Journal

See the calendar of current local events.

Hawthorne Inn Tops the List: "Best Inns and B&Bs"

Boston Magazine
Best of Boston Awards announced. Hawthorne Inn designated, "Best Place To Stay".

November-December 2013
Yankee Magazine
Inn designated as,"nationally renowned"

August 2013
Victorian Homes Magazine
Hawthorne Inn recognized, "5 Best Historic B&Bs in the US"

September 2010
Inn featured on ABC Boston's popular Chronicle show.

October 2010
Hartford Magazine
"Autumn Pleasures" article names Hawthorne as only place to stay in Massachusetts.

May 2008
The Inn was featured in the May 2008 edition of Yankee Magazine.

January 2010
The Inn was featured in the Boston Globe Style section.

The 10 Best Inns of New England
Forbes Magazine has recognized The Hawthorne Inn: "The 10 Best Inns of New England."

October 2008
Sky, our friendly Inn dog, is the star performer in a filmed tour of scenic Concord. Join her for a romp through history.

November 2008
South Korean Public T.V.
Filmed at the Hawthorne Inn with extensive interviews with the Innkeepers.Chosen for its beauty and interest the Inn will be featured on a popular travel show investigating American Culture.

August 2008
American Historic Inns
The Innkeepers have been recognized for their years of Innkeeping experience. Gregory and Marilyn will be honored on the cover-page of the next edition of the American Historic Inns Guidebook.

Norm Abrams
Of This Old House filmed at the Hawthorne Inn a special project public service film outlining safe renovation techniques.

June 2007
1000 Places to See
The Hawthorne Inn has been included in the book "1000 Places To See in the USA and Canada Before You Die", inspiration for the reality show on the Travel Channel.

May 2007
Quilts Japan
The Innkeeper's quilts were featured in the acclaimed magazine, Quilts Japan. Marilyn's skill as a quilter was on display with a short photo-essay that highlighted three of her quilts.

April 2007
"The Inn-Credible Breakfast Cook-Off", designed to recognize the best "Inn" breakfast in America, has crowned the Hawthorne Inn a winnwer for Best Breakfast Side-dish for our original "Hickory-Dickory Bosc", pears in hickory syrup.

April 2007
The Japanese Arts magazine BUN 2 featured the Innkeeper's sculptural works. Gregory was also on the cover photo showing him carving stone.