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Swampscott, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Angela and her team have done a fantastic job with the Inn in recent years. My wife and I have been coming to Grafton for years and the consistence of the service is one of the things that stands out. The amenities and charm of a tiny village is what'd you expect of a town the size of Grafton. But...

Thank Paul_goodbread
Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed for three nights this year. Jay the owner is very welcoming and helpful. The rooms are spacious and what you need when on a business trip although the wifi only works when outside the room - could do with upgrading. Hunters Grille and Tap, the bar/restaurants the inn, however, is fantastic in all aspects. Great range of drinks, good...

Thank Cliff L
Rensselaerville, New York
Reviewed 1 December 2016

....this is the sort of thing they like. Upon arrival for a family event the next day, we spent a rainy late afternoon reading in our large, clean, cozy room overlooking the village green. This place bears no resemblance to a luxury property nor to a national chain. The overstuffed genuine vintage armchairs are slightly threadbare, as are mine at...

Thank Mark L
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We stopped in on a Saturday evening, The burgers were not done as asked and the french fries were soggy with oil. Even though a new owner has taken over in the past year I was given a worn menu that was ripped at the seams. This establishment has had quite a few owners in the past years but remains...

Thank Jennifer L
Falmouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We thought we'd stay here as a lovely alternative to s Best Western or Holiday Inn Express when visiting our son for college parents weekend. What a terrible mistake! We were scheduled to stay in Room 7 on the third floor and we checked in and dropped off our suitcase. My initial and immediate reaction was OMG " I am...

Thank CTorruella
Whitinsville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 17 September 2016

First time here since change in ownership. We enjoyed the twin lobster specials so did not have a chance to check out other menu items. Management had to help service the table, which was a nice touch, considering we were there on a typically slower night.

Thank William D
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Hotel staff not the friendliest or helpful. Screwed up our billing information and gave us a hard time when we tried to work it out. Woman working the front desk was also tending the bar in the next room. I guess I would be stressed too if I were trying to do 2 things at once. Had a room at...

Thank m2tno
Carole B, Public Relations Manager at The Grafton Inn, responded to this review

As the new owner, we are continuously striving for a better experience for our guests and will be sure to address the staffs demeanor after reading your comments. We are located on the Grafton Common, which is our town's centerpiece with old historic buildings, country store, an old church and a gazebo in the middle of the common. We provide...

Westborough, United States
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Who Knew the Hunters Grille & Tap would be so darn good. A busy little restaurant-bar in a Historic Inn. Sporting new ownershi and an amazing menu. Right now....Summer Menu includes: Maine Lobster, Steamers, Fried Clams, Mussells, to name a few and this is everyday at prices so very reasonable. Live music nightly. You must give it a try. You...

Thank Arthur G
Carole B, Public Relations Manager at The Grafton Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Arthur and we hope to see you again soon! We certainly appreciate the time you took to write a review for us :)

Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was very good. Our stay at the Inn was very bad! I would strongly recommend never staying there. Our bed broke three times because the frame was not made for the bed and it was rigged with rope to help the mattress stay on. First time my husband sat, it broke, two more times the same evening. We...

Thank Andrea M
Carole B, Public Relations Manager at The Grafton Inn, responded to this review

Andrea, I am so sorry to hear about your issues as we were not aware that there was a problem with the bed or that the AC leaked, and of course they will be addressed now that we know. As far as the sheets, go, I can assure you that they are washed after EVERY guest. I am publicly apologizing...

Newton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 July 2016

My husband and I felt relaxed and accommodated right upon welcome. We had the overall sense that the staff took pride in the place; they were happy to work there. Our spacious room, across from the main inn and near the lovely swimming pond, had quiet A/C and good strong wifi (the Verizon signal was totally gone in that area,...

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Carole B, Public Relations Manager at The Grafton Inn, responded to this review

We are the one in MA, not VT.

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An old historic Inn with lots of character that's been in continuous operation since 1805. It sits right on the Common in the historic part of town. Very quaint! The quiet third floor is reached via an elevator and houses rooms for lodging, while the first floor houses a tavern called Hunter's Grille & Tap and a Restaurant with working fireplaces. There is also an outdoor dining patio, a billiard's room and a function room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Grafton Inn

Address: 25 Grafton Cmn, Grafton, MA 01519-1521
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Grafton
Price Range: ₹ 6,094 - ₹ 8,816 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Grafton Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“We were in #6, the main picture on this site. If you book it, ask if the wobbly lamp is still there.”
MarkL14, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't book here, unable to get help and left stranded in their parking lot”
millerim, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“room 8 is the way to go”
sandrasM8210NA, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“For multiple couples or families traveling together, staying at one of the houses is absolutely wonderful. Loved Woodard (stayed upstairs)...kitchen at Woodard is only so-so, but if you don't plan to make a lot of meals there, it serves the purpose. White Gates is over the top excellent and quite nicely secluded and has a very large kitchen. We regularly cooked for the entire family (17 people)”
JosephC430, 3 Mar 2014 | Read review
“We were in Room 11, and I think it's one of the bigger rooms.”
KayM506, 5 Jan 2014 | Read review
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