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Long Island City, New York
Reviewed 14 October 2016

What a welcoming place, from our late checkin due to heavy travel through our reluctant departure. The food, the lovely hosts (Richard & Clare are people you want to meet) and the welcoming, relaxed vibe make The Briarcliff Motel someplace I would highly recommend. All so beautifully renovated, great style...nothing forgotten. We have a teen and a tween and they...

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New Canaan, Connecticut
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We recently had our second wonderful stay the Briarcliff Motel. The property is conveniently located just outside Great Barrington on a scenic mountainside. Rooms are clean, efficient, and best, dog-friendly! The owners Clare and Richard are kind, thoughtful hosts always looking to make the experience pleasant, and not-to-be-missed is their (included) unbelievable breakfast spread featuring homemade granola and local (mostly...

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Ok - I'd return just for those fresh scones every morning if I could, but this place offers so much more. The small boutique motel is refreshingly modernized and the innkeepers go out of their way to welcome and make guests feel at home. The rooms were comfy, beds terrific and everything spic and span inside. We slept very well...

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New York City
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Another lovely weekend with Clare and Richard. The Briarcliff is perfectly located near hikes, shopping and restaurants. The rooms are clean, comfy and chic. Breakfast leaves you full and asking for their granola and scone recipes. We'd never stay anywhere else!

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

The rooms were clean and comfortable. The location was very convenient, the staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfast breads were outstanding! We even got a chance to photograph a visiting black bear and to enjoy the wild turkeys! Only complaint was very noisy and not very efficient air conditioning. Would love to stay again.....

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Queens, New York
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The motel is exceptionally clean, the owners were friendly, helpful and gracious and the scones were delicious. A perfect location midway between Stockbridge and Great Barrington. Took my grandchildren. Lots to do for adults and children. Will definitely return again.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

we stayed 2 nights,warm welcome from Kim,who imparted lots a friendly local knowledge.accomodation can't be faulted,clean spacious quiet and fully equipped.fully endorse the previous positive reviews,as to accommodation,breakfast and service.The firepit,with glass of wine in the evening an added bonus.

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Pawleys Island, South Carolina
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I loved this place for the friendly, helpful hosts and the delicious breakfasts of scones, muffins and amazing granola. The rooms have very comfy beds and good showers. The two drawbacks are that the walls are very thin-I could hear the entire conversation of the man on his cell phone in the next room. And the lighting isn't very good....

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I've now had the pleasure of staying twice at the Briarcliff Motel, both times within the short span of a few weeks. Whether one is a solo traveler or traveling with family, the Briarcliff is a most welcoming and enjoyable place to stay when vacationing in the Berkshires. The location is great and the homemade scones and granola are impossible...

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Rye Brook, New York
Reviewed 19 September 2016

It's our favorite place to stay in Great Barrington. We have been traveling to the area for several years now and it's always our first choice. It is a perfect location for enjoying any season in the Berkshire's and all the activities it offers. The setting is unique, cozy and friendly. You will feel like you just stayed with family....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
New English owners Clare & Richard Proctor have turned this classic 1960 motor lodge, with its spectacular view of Monument Mountain, into a cool 21st century b&b. We offer great value, clean comfortable rooms with a stylish edge, free wifi, a home-made breakfast of scones, muffins and granola with locally-roasted coffee, and a warm welcome. Chill out on the deck in summer, or by the stove in our guest lounge in winter. We are five minutes from Great Barrington and Stockbridge, and under 15 from Tanglewood. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Briarcliff Motel

Address: 506 Stockbridge Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1296
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Berkshires > Great Barrington
Price Range: ₹ 6,743 - ₹ 11,783 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Briarcliff Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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Briarcliff Hotel Great Barrington
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Great Barrington
#2 Business Hotel in Great Barrington
#3 Family Hotel in Great Barrington
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