|The inn is situated on a park-like 6-acre Massachusetts estate close to the historic town of Lee. It is near Stockbridge (2 miles), Lenox (Lee is 10 minutes to Tanglewood using our no traffic short cut) and Great Barrington. Applegate has a unique location - a country estate, beset with horse farms, with only a half mile walk to downtown Lee. We pride ourselves in creating a tranquil atmosphere that allows all guests to create memories that will be treasured for years to come. The inn's elegant rooms, magnificent gardens, heated swimming pool and friendly staff promote true relaxation at our bed and breakfast.|
During your stay, you will be pampered with candlelight breakfasts, afternoon wine and cheese services, bedtime cognac and chocolates and attentive service throughout the inn, built at the end of America's "Gilded Age," is a Select Registry Bed and Breakfast that incorporates every modern convenience in a traditional setting.
From the moment you check in you will find Applegate Inn a relaxing place to rejuvenate your senses. Our careful attention to detail and the natural beauty of the area promote a feeling of relaxed elegance. The eight uniquely decorated suites in the Main House and three in the adjacent Carriage House provide comfort and true relaxation.
From Applegate, you can explore the many attractions of the Berkshires by car, on foot or by bike or snowshoes (provided by Applegate). Near Lenox is Tanglewood, the summer home of Boston Symphony Orchestra. The cities of Lenox and Stockbridge, Jacob's Pillow Dance Center, the Norman Rockwell Museum, Berkshire Theater Festival, Barrington Stage Company, Butternut Ski Center are all located around us. Whether you desire concerts, theater, dance, skiing, fishing, swimming, boating, golf, tennis, hiking, shopping or just lying in a hammock, you will find the best is here at Applegate or a short distance from us.