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Inn established 1976

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The Hawthorne Inn offers the comfort of seven vibrant guestrooms that abound in a refreshing mix of original artworks, antique furnishings, poetry books and decorative items of interest. All guest accommodations offer Wireless Internet, DVD-CD player, bottled water, snacks, bathrobes and a private bath replete with abundant toiletries.

Reservations and Deposit

For information and reservations please Telephone our Desk @ 978-369-5610. Check current rates and availability with our Reservation Request Form.

A deposit of one/half total lodging fee [one night minimum] is required for all confirmed reservations. Deposit may be placed on Visa, American Express, Master Card or Discover credit card accounts.

Contact the Innkeepers for Weddings, Reunions and group-booking Deposit requirements.

Confirmed reservations may be canceled [4:00 P.M.] 14 days prior to initial reservation date to assure a Deposit Refund [less 20% total lodging fee held as a handling charge].

Complimentary Breakfast

Guests enjoy a complimentary, and abundant multi-course breakfast served each morning around a convivial common table. See "Breakfast at the Inn"

Lodging Rates

Lodging rates vary with demand by season and day of week.

Corporate rates are available for single business travelers Sunday-Thursday.

All lodging Rates subject to 11.7% Massachusetts Room Occupancy Tax and 3.0% processing fee. Certain high-fee Credit Cards are subject to an additional 2% processing fee.

Two-night minimum booking and modified Deposit requirements may be required during Holidays, Special Events, and Autumn.

More Information

For the comfort of our guests the Inn maintains a smoke-free environment. We invite smokers to utilize the ashtrays in the outdoor gazebo and garden patio. Smoking within the Inn will result in a $250.00 daily cleaning charge.

Children, traveling with well-behaved adults, are always welcome.

Our resident cat and dog are eager to entertain you upon request.

Guests may check-in from 3:00-8:00 P.M.
Guests are asked to notify the Innkeepers of intended late arrival
so that we may make arrangements to welcome you.

Check-out is 11:00 A.M

The Inn provides ample off-street parking.

Advice, career counseling, dog adoption service, travel information, tips for the newly married [or soon-to-be], weather pronouncements, Boston driving alert, succor, support and humor are offered at no extra charge.


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.