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What We Love

  • Free breakfast (like triple-stacked vanilla pancakes and pure maple syrup) served every morning
  • Salon stocked with parlor games, classic novels and cookbooks by local faves like Julia Child
  • Fabulous fires: original decorative fireplaces as well as flip-of-the-switch modern ones

What To Know

  • Bring a car: Historical sights are within walking distance, but everything else will require wheels
  • Some rooms have additional pullout beds
  • Business travelers confab midweek, but sightseers get the run of the house on weekends

Amenities

  •  Babysitting
  •  Bar
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap Accessible
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Restaurant
  •  Room Service
  •  Spa
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Overview

Colonial-chic inn just 15 minutes outside Boston, in the birthplace of American liberty

The Look

Yankee Doodle Dandy meets boutique charm inside the two historical guesthouses and barn, where American traditional meshes seamlessly with a thoroughly modern casual elegance. Original parquet floors reflect pops of unconventionally colored accents procured locally by Lexington designer Robin Gannon. Botanical prints and vintage garden maps give the feel of a time gone by, while whimsical candelabras in hot pink and electric blue are decidedly now. In the foyer, wallpaper silhouettes of wigged ladies and gents welcome guests at check-in.

Bed and Bath

The guestrooms have all the new-fashioned amenities, such as 42-inch flat-screen TVs and free WiFi, but they don’t sacrifice the cozy aesthetic of a classic New England escape, with fireplaces, craftsman-made furniture and windows that shimmer with a leaded glass effect. The soft, upholstered beds sport crisp cotton linens but are rendered homebody-ready by textured Brahms Mount throws, which are hand woven in Maine on antique looms. Frette towels and rainfall showerheads dress up the simple marble bathrooms, which are stocked generously with nature-inspired Naia soaps and shampoos by Thymes.

Beyond

Whether for a business brunch or a romantic rendezvous, Artistry on the Green restaurant is tastefully revolutionary. At the helm, executive chef Mathew Molloy brings native bounty to the table, with ingredients harvested by local farmers and fishermen. Like the dishes — from quahog chowder and oysters on the half shell to hearty yankee pot roast — the tavern-style dining room is traditionally inspired yet innovative, with streamlined Windsor chairs, sleek drumlike lighting and stark gray-paneled walls offset by a single colonial flag. A free à la carte breakfast is served daily, while libations such as the Mezcal Musket Ball will have you partying like it’s 1776.

In the Area

While Minutemen were ready to fight at a moment’s notice, you’ll want to take your time touring Lexington’s sights, from favorite militiaman watering hole Buckman Tavern to the Lexington Battle Green, where the “shot heard ’round the world” was fired on April 19, 1775. Continue your history lesson in nearby Concord at Minuteman National Historical Park, then practice self-reliance at Walden Pond. Literary buffs can check out the 19th-century digs of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Louisa May Alcott, while gourmets can dine simply on Wilson Farm’s produce (and cider donuts) or go upscale at 80 Thoreau or Bondir Concord.

How to Get There

The Inn at Hastings Park, Relais & Châteaux
2027 Massachusetts Ave
Lexington, MA 02421 United States

Reviews

Perfect Inn
Corbeau140767

We have stayed in a number of these types of Inn. By far, this place had the best reception, room and staff

The place is clean and meticulously maintained. Rooms are old and new at the same time.

10 minutes from downtown

AAA+

Lovely!
Stephanie B

This is a high-end lovely inn. The staff are attentive to so many details. They even provided an extra toothbrush without our needing to ask, just by noticing that there was only one in the bathroom! Our room was lovely with a private entrance and a view of the fall leaves in the back. We did not dine at the inn, but we would definitely plan to do so next time. Superior experience overall!!!

Fantastic
692nicholast

Beautiful town and fabulous place to stay with amazing hospitality. The room was stylish and beautiful with an extremely large comfortable bed . Outstandingly clean. Little touches such as small snacks and soft drinks in the room were very welcome Staff were friendly and helpful and we felt welcome .
We ate in the restaurant in the evening and had breakfast there, both meals were fabulous . Thank you for a wonderful stay we wanted to stay longer, and will be back for another stay !