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October 2010
Hartford Magazine
The "Autumn Pleasures" article explored the best of Fall scenery and New England hospitality. The Hawthorne Inn was recognized as the only place to stay in Massachusetts.

September 2010
The popular "Chronicle" show, viewed on ABC Boston, featured the Hawthorne Inn. We were asked to introduce the Inn to viewers and share several of the Innkeeper's favorite village shops.

September 2010
Frommer unveiled their choice of the "Best Inns and Bed & Breakfasts". The Hawthorne Inn Topped the List!

December 2009
"My Home"
The Japanese magazine "My Home" wrote a lovely piece about the Hawthorne Inn and told of the Innkeeper's quilting talents. Marilyn's beautiful quilts were presented in multiple color photos. Some of our heirloom quilts also received attention.

January 2010
The Inn was featured in the Style section of the Boston Globe. This well-written article was offered in response to a man-hunt we initiated to capture two con-artists. The couple were eventualy listed on Mass Most Wanted. We appeared on TV FOX News and NECN News, as well as the Boston Globe, to tell the story and spread the word.

November 2008
South Korean Public Television
Filmed at the Hawthorne Inn, with extensive interviews with the Innkeepers. This feature-length piece is slated for an extremely popular travel show and explores American culture.

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"

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

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.

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.

July-August 2007
Deacon Digest
An article by the Innkeeper, entitled, "Eucharistic Celebration and the Mystical Body of Christ" was published in Deacons Digest. Gregory explored the communal aspect of worship.

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

April 2006
Yankee Editor's Choice
The Hawthorne Inn was highlighted as an Editor's Choice by YANKEE MAGAZNE in the April 2006 edition.

National Trust for Historic Preservation
"The site has an impressive literary pedigree:at various times the land was owned by Ralph Waldo Emerson, Louisa May Alcott and Nathaniel Hawthorne."

Los Angeles Times
"The room was a pure pleasure."

National Geographic Traveler
"New England innkeeping traditions thrive at the Hawthorne Inn in Concord where visitors enjoy antique beds and luscious breakfasts."

Frommer's
"This is the quintessential country inn."

Boston Globe
"Full of beautiful details, gleaming hardwood floors, richly colored walls, stained-glass interior windows, built-in display cabinets and shelves, and hand-painted furniture."

U.S.Air Magazine
"Historic hostelry filled with antiques."

Romantic New England Getaways
"While most Inns have one or two prize rooms, all of the Hawthorne's have equal charm."

Philadelphia Inquirer
"Hawthorne Inn is a small charming hostelry furnished with antiques and decorated with original artwork."

Continental Air Magazine
"The tree shaded property sits across the road from Nathaniel Hawthorne's home, the wayside."

Early American Life Magazine
"Cosy rooms are furnished with antiques and decorated with hand-stitched patchwork quilts and the proprietor's paintings and sculpture."

Bed & Breakfast in New England
"Scholars and historians love it here"

2008-08-26
Boston Metro West Daily News
"The exterior of the Hawthorne Inn reflects the fun inside"

A partial listing of guide-books that we have appeared in.
Innkeeper's Register - Independent Innkeepers' Association American Automobile Associatin Guides America's Wonderful Little Hotels and Inns Annual Directory of American and Canadian Bed & Breakfasts Annual Directory of American Bed and Breakfasts At Your Service- Bed and Breakfast Registry Away for the Week-end - New England Bed and Breakfast American Style Bed and Breakfast Directory Bed and Breakfast Encyclopedia/ American Historic Inns Bed and Breakfasts/ Inns and Lodges in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Berlitz Travel Guide Christian Bed and Breakfast Directory Complete Guide to American Bed and Breakfasts Complete Guide to Bed and Breakfasts, Inns and Guest Houses Country Inns and Back Roads Country Inns of New England Country Inns- America Revisited- A Guide to Country Inns in the US Country Inns/ Lodges and Historic Hotels-New England States Day Trips, Getaway Week-ends and Vacations in New England East Coast Bed and Breakfast Guide-New England and Mid-Atlantic Elegant Small Hotels Family Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns of New England Family Bed and Breakfast Directory From Sea to Shining Sea- Unique Places to Lodge-National Parks and Treasures Frommer's Dollar Wise Guide to New England Globetrotter Travel Guidebook [Japan] Great American Guest House Book Hidden Boston and Cape Cod Inspected, Rated and Approved Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Literary Guide to Bed and Breakfasts Me & You and the Kids Came Too- New England's Finest Accommodations for Families Morrow Book of Havens and Hideaways- Guide to America's Unique Lodging National Trust Guide to Historic Bed and Breakfasts, Inns and Small Hotels New England Guest House Book Non-smoker's Guide to Bed & Breakfasts Official Airline Guide- Travel Planner Official Bed and Breakfast Guide-NBBA Official Guide to American Historic Inns/ Bed and Breakfast/ Country Inns 1000 Places to See in the USA and Canada Before You Die Professional Inn Guide-PAII Romantic Getaway Guide-Bic Romantic New England Getaways Select Collection of Great Family Getaways Selected Hotels & Inns, East Coast America./ U.S. Welcome Directories Treasury of Bed and Breakfast-ABBA Week-Ending in New England- Selective Guide to the Most Appealing Destinations Yankee Publishing's Bed & Breakfast and Small Inn Directory

NEWS

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