The SpaceFabulous breakfast, view for 60 mile, and 10 min. from downtown Amherst. If you're coming to the Amherst area to visit the colleges or for business, come stay with us in our sunny home on the hill—and just minutes away from Hampshire College, University of Massachusetts, and Amherst College.
Your bedroom has lots of windows, shades, both a queen-size bed and a single, each with an excellent mattress. The full bath is right next to the bedroom. Outdoor shower in the summer. (If you need an additional room, there is a separate airbnb listing for a 2nd and 3rd room.)
Wake up and take a quiet country walk before breakfast.
A typical gourmet breakfast buffet might include homemade baked good, fresh bread, homemade jams & jellies, fresh-ground coffee/tea, smoked fish, eggs from the chickens next door, homemade granola & muesli, yogurts & fresh fruits. We can accommodate vegetarians, vegans, omnivores, flexitarians, and octogenarians.
We're located 1000 feet above the Connecticut Valley with views for 60 miles (we can see Hartford, Ct. on the horizon), lots of light, alpacas & donkeys, wild turkeys, stone walls, fields and forest. If you have the time, enjoy hiking trails, country walks, biking and jogging right outside the door. Down the hill in Amherst and Northampton, there are lots of restaurants, boutiques, and the 5 colleges. The 4 seasons are all beautiful up here and we can see both the sunrise and the sunset
(If you come into Amherst by train or bus, expect to spend approximately $15-$20 each way for taxi service.) Guest AccessThe living room, deck and yard are common areas. We light up the fireplace in the winter. Have your morning breakfast/coffee/tea on the deck or around the dining table. Interaction with GuestsHaving lived in the area since 1980, we can give you suggestions of where to eat, museums to visit, and special places in the area.