Berkshires, MA, Guide and Information

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About Berkshires

The Berkshires of western Massachusetts are the gateway to the countryside. Easy to access from the major cities on the Eastern Seaboard, the Berkshires offer bucolic countryside with a bustling cultural scene. From the natural environs of Berkshire Botanical Gardens to the cultural ambience of the Norman Rockwell Museum and the Berkshire Theater Festival, the Berkshires offer a taste of the countryside with a strong dash of cultural flavor.

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Authentic Puerto Rican, Nuyorican and Caribbean Fusion.  Take out, Catering and Delivery.

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  • 413-344-4947, 413-344-4947, 413-344-4947, 413-344-4947
  • 496 Tyler St., Pittsfield, MA
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Authentic Mexican cuisine.Organic and local produce. 50+ tequilas.Best margaritas in the Berkshires,Outdoor dining. Latin rhythms. Spice, style and…

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Working to create a national Historic Landmark to honor the legacy of DuBois, a Great Barrington native, leading scholar and civil rights activist…

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  • 413-717-6259, 413-717-6259
  • 612 S. Egremont Rd., Great Barrington, MA
  • View W.E.DuBois National Historic Site location on the Map

Cakewalk Bakery offers delicious salads, sandwiches, soups, cakes and pastries in our newly renovated cafe.

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  • 413-243-2806, 413-243-2806
  • 56 Main St., Lee, MA
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Family recipes of Bologna in the north of Italy.Real home-made Italian food and everything is nice and fresh.

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  • (413) 637-4455
  • 80 Main St., Lenox, MA
  • View Frankie's Ristorante Italiano location on the Map

Enjoy homemade food, soups, and desserts for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Breakfast served all day. Polish specialties and famous long hot dog.

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Cafe Namaste serves the divine in You!.

Our food is made fresh to order and meals are high quality, organic with no added hormones or preservatives.…

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  • 413-770-0622
  • 2 South St., Pittsfield, MA
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Performing & visual arts @the Whit. Stage productions and readings; classical concerts and much more. Visit or call website for schedule

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Get a new perspective on the natural beauty of the Berkshires on one of our scenic tours. Also offering flight instruction and aircraft rental.

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BTG was created in 2010 by the merger of 2 of Berkshires oldest cultural organizations - Berkshire Theatre Festival (1928) and The Colonial Theatre…

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  • (413) 298-5536
  • Route 102, Stockbridge, MA
  • View Berkshire Theatre Group- Unicorn & Fitzpatrick Theatre location on the Map

A member of the Leading Hotels of the World, built in 1893 as a wedding present.

Wheatleigh features one of the best dining rooms on the East Coast…

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Welcome to the Marketplace Cafe in SHEFFIELD.

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Authentic Mexican Restaurant open seven days a week serving lunch and dinner. Join us for Margarita Mondays and Taco Tuesdays.

Full Bar and…

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  • 413-528-3343
  • 284 Main St., Great Barrington, MA
  • View Fiesta Bar & Grill Mexican Restaurant location on the Map

Signature burgers with hand cut chips or homemade fries. Live entertainment on weekends, full bar, pool tables and outdoor dining.

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  • 413-448-9009, 413-448-9009
  • 303 Crane Ave., Pittsfield, MA
  • View Tavern at the A location on the Map

In the heart of Williamstown and close to Williams College, The Clark, Mass MOC/MCLA. Clean and comfy rooms.

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We are family owned. A local micro brewery established in 2012. Tours ans tastings every Saturday noon-4pm.

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  • 413-229-2348
  • 65 Silver St., Sheffield, MA
  • View Big Elm Brewing location on the Map


The Hilton garden inn is the newest hotel in the Berkshires on Lenox/Pittsfield line with an onsite restaurant and Pavilion Lounge. An indoor heated…

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From fine art and ancient objects to fossils; from an aquarium of native and exotic creatures to the Feigenbaum Hall of Innovation; we are your…

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  • 413-443-7171
  • 39 South St., Pittsfield, MA
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Nestled in the Berkshire hills of Western MA open May 1 through Columbus Day (mid October) where social nudity is the norm. While at Berkshire Vista…

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The Bidwell House is an elegant Georgian saltbox originally built circa 1750 as a parsonage. Restored and filled with antiques, surrounded by 192…

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Chocolate, Art, Clothing and Jewelry, all together in one picturesque gallery in the heart of The Berkshires.

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Now in three locations. Hot Harry's mission is to serve fast, fresh and affordable food in a clean and comfortable atmosphere.California-style…

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Hancock Shaker Village collection was beun in 1960 and has grown to become the largest documented and representative collection of Shaker artifacts…

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At Elle Day Spa you will find a blend of traditional Eastern therapies with Western knowledge that will indulge your senses and give you the ultimate…

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  • 413-445-5600
  • One West St., Pittsfield, MA
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Famous for their frankfurters- mini dogs.A great family restaurant. Our second location is 310 State St in North Adams.

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  • 413-499-0055, 413-499-0055
  • 114 Housatonic St., Pittsfield, MA
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The Funky Phoenix is the Berkshires leading producer of Salvage Art and Home Décor.

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  • 413-860-9995
  • 441 North St., Pittsfield, MA
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IS 183 Art School is located in Citizens Hall Stockbridge, a historic landmark home.

A non-profit art school encouraging people of all ages, means…

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Romantic 1793 inn. Gardens/porches/views. Delicious breakfast. Perfect for a small wedding. Close to Williams, the Clark and Tanglewood.

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Upscale Asian bistro featuring Pan-Asian cuisines, a sushi bar & Hibachi. Kids menu available. Full bar and private meeting areas.

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Berkshires best apples! Open all year.Pick your own apples. Bakery-Cider Donuts, Muffins and Pies. Cider and seasonal vegetables. Pumpkins. We ship…

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  • (413) 698-2559
  • 575 Swamp Rd., Richmond, MA
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A MUST SEE!  Norman Rockwell's original paintings, his studio (open seasonally), changing American illustration exhibits. Museum is open year- round

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  • 413-298-4100
  • 9 Glendale Rd., Route 183, Stockbridge, MA
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We seek the coolest stuff so you can pick great treasures. Selling - Buying - Consigning. Come on down to Uptown

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  • 413-358-0170
  • 266 Main St., Lee, MA
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Donnybrook Country Club is a unique golf course overlooking the Berkshires' beautiful mountains. A quality and fun golf course for all levels.

Open…

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37 spacious rooms. An outdoor pool and hot tub room.Continental breakfast.Near cultural attractions and Williams College. Shopping and restaurants…

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Serving Moroccan and Mediterranean Cuisine. Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

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  • 413-645-3375
  • 286 Main Street, Great Barrington, MA
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Comfort, service and all the amenities. Close to shopping, restaurants, attractions and Williams College.

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Applebee's grill and bar is dedicated to making this location a truly neighborhood-orientated restaurant. A family restaurant where service is key.

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  • 413-499-5157
  • 555 Hubbard Ave., Pittsfield, MA
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Stay in our 1766 Lenox inn. enjoy all the ambiance and romancer of a B&B from fresh cut garden flowers...hot-from-the-oven chocolate chip cookies and…

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International dance festival and National Historic Landmark. 300+ FREE and ticketed performances, talks, exhibits tours and onsite dining. Open June -…

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Located in the Allendale Underground New Moon Gifts is your source for natural, holistic, local and "down to earth" products.   A unique assortment of…

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  • 413-329-8162
  • 5 Cheshire Rd., Pittsfield, MA
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Super 8 is conveniently located off I-90 at exit 2 and close to Lee Premium Outlets and all Berkshire attractions.

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  • 1-413-243-1328
  • 170 Housatonic St., Lee, MA
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Aiellos' serves breakfast and lunch. Breakfast includes  a dozen different omelets as well as several egg dishes, pancakes, french toast and waffles.

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  • 413-243-6561
  • 87 Main St., Lee, MA
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Exotic body piercing and fine body jewelry.

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  • 413-442-7723
  • 149 Tyler St., Pittsfield, MA
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An elegant historic Lenox Bed & Breakfast with four-star amenities set back on 5 llush acres, steps from the charms of Lenox Village. 18 rooms in the…

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Relais & Chateau. Fine dining in elegant setting with piano music . Open  year round. Jacket required Wine Spectator Grand Award.

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The Highland Restaurant has been offering quality family style meals since 1936 downtown in the heart of Pittsfield. Our talented chefs provide…

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  • 413-442-2457
  • 100 Fenn St., Pittsfield, MA
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Thai cuisine served in a warm atmosphere in downtown Great Barrington.

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  • (413) 644-9119
  • 280 Main St., Great Barrington, MA
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the Colonial Theatre originally built in 1903 and restored in 2006 has merged with the Berkshire Theatre Festival in Stockbridge.

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  • 413-448-8084
  • 111 South St., Pittsfield, MA
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The newest addition to the Berkshire's craft beer scene.Shire Breu-Hous sells a mixture of domestic and craft beers including a homemade brew called…

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  • 413-329-6263
  • 63 Flansburg Ave., Dalton, MA
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Five Guys has the best burgers and in fries in Berkshire County. Open everyday 11am - 10pm. Online ordering and Takeout too!

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  • 413-499-5900
  • 660 Merrill Rd., Pittsfield, MA
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The gallery promotes broader understanding of and community engagement wit photographic mediums through exhibitions, lectures and workshops…

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  • 413-551-7353
  • 69 Church St., Lenox, MA
  • View Sohn Fine art Gallery location on the Map

Seven Hills is a gilded age mansion located in the heart of the Berkshires. Enjoy the romantic luxuries of a time long since passed. Close to all…

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Bagel Shop, Boar's Head Deli, Craft Beer Bar, Tavern, Beer Garden

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  • 413-637-0055
  • 18 Franklin St., Lenox, MA
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Fine Art gallery specializing in traditional and contemporary art from both emerging and established artists.

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  • 413-884-6926
  • 71 Spring St., Williamstown, MA
  • View Greylock Gallery location on the Map

A source for all things British and irish. Baked goods, biscuits, canned products, jams and marmalades, teas, pork pies, bangers and ore.

Gluten Free…

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  • 1-413-770-1608
  • 80 North St., Pittsfield, MA
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The REAL DEAL BARBECUE!  Delicious chicken, ribs, burgers, hotdogs and pork. Next to Berkshire Carousel. Take out or eat in. 

A family restaurant.

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  • 413-347-0236
  • 50 Center St., Pittsfield, MA
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Enjoy the beautiful setting in downtown Pittsfield surrounded by the beautiful Berkshire Hills

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Locally owned by the third generation. A hometown store serving the community for 100 years. Finest meats, specials, meat bundles and more.AND…

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  • (413) 443-7247
  • 290 Wahconah St., Pittsfield, MA
  • View Harry's Supermarket location on the Map

Unique, comfortable and gourmet cuisine served with style. Garden courtyard, fireplace lounge. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. All at the…

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  • 413-458-9611
  • 222 Adams Rd., Williamstown, MA
  • View Gala Steakhouse at Orchards Hotel location on the Map

Objects Of Utility And Beauty

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  • 413-551-7528
  • 26 Housatonic St., Lenox, MA
  • View design menagerie - Shop Lenox location on the Map

Come visit a working farm! See our cows and critters. Stop in our farm store for cheese, baked goods, farm-raised meats and lots more.Maple syrup and…

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Purple Plume has clothing alive with color, interest and excitement.Hand-crafted jewelry. Accessories including hats and scarves. Unique gifts and…

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  • (413) 637-3442
  • 35 Church St., Lenox, MA
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Good food. Good people. Good Stuff.

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  • (413) 358-4777
  • 53 North Street, Pittsfield, MA
  • View The Marketplace Cafe - Pittsfield location on the Map

Voted best toy store in New England. Unique toys, games, puzzles and dolls sellling popular brands as Playmobil and Lego. Also books and educational…

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  • 413-662-2990
  • 13 Eagle St., North Adams, MA
  • View Persnickety Toys- North Adams location on the Map

A life style boutique offering exceptional home goods for entertaining and gifting. Simon Pearce hand blown glassware, Match Italian Pewter tableware…

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  • 413-637-0340
  • 69 Church St., Lenox, MA
  • View Willowbrook location on the Map
  • View Willowbrook location on the Map

Homemade eats! Now organic! Open seven days.

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  • (413) 443-1792
  • 444 North St., Pittsfield, MA
  • View Dottie's Coffee Lounge location on the Map

A dramatic visitor and exhibition center now open. After a 3  year international tour, Clark's most beloved masterworks will take their place in their…

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  • (413) 458-2303
  • 225 South St., Williamstown, MA
  • View The Clark Art Institute location on the Map


We provide the best customer service and competitive pricing for all your sporting goods needs!

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  • 413-442-5558
  • 5 Cheshire Rd., Pittsfield, MA
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The Bookloft is a full service, locally owned and independent bookstore. We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and our knowledgeable staff.

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  • 413-528-1521
  • 332 Stockbridge Rd, Great Barrington, MA
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ThE Garden Grill & Tavern & Grill is located in the Berkshire Mall serving authentic Mexican and American food.

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  • 413-445-5300
  • 655 Cheshire Rd., Lanesboro, MA
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Shakespeare & Co performs all summer, fall and winter.

The best of Shakespeare on 30 acres where you can picnic.

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Classic cuisine in a 50's atmosphere. family dining and affordable prices.Voted Best Breakfast and Best Diner!

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Richard Bourdon is the Berkshire's most renowned bread baker opening his first bakery over 30 years ago.

At the Housatonic store  we do breads,…

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  • 413-274-3412
  • 367 Park St., Housatonic, MA
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Great Finds is a feel good destination providing nostalgia, a blast of contemporary repurposing and a good old fashioned New ZEngland Yankee store…

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  • (413) 528-8059
  • 1840 N. Main St., Sheffield, MA
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Dine in a lofty barn-like structure formerly an art studio with cathedral ceilings and exposed beams.

Authentic Italian delectable cuisine using the…

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  • (413) 637-4904
  • Routes 7 & 20, Lenox, MA
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See Pontoosuc Lake via a boat rental.

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  • (413) 442-7020
  • 1651 North St., Pittsfield, MA
  • View U-Drive Rent-A-Boat location on the Map

Located in beautiful Hancock Valley among the Berkshire and taconic hills. A sugar house, Uncle Don's Barnyard, pumpkins, strawberries and more make…

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Newly renovated, clean, affordable.

Close to Jiminy Peak, The Clark, Williams and MASS MoCA. 2 bedroom chalet available.

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Fine custom jewelry, made one piece at a time! Designed and produced by Joane Cornell. Precious metals, semi precious and precious stones.

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  • 413-637-5022
  • 63 Church Street, Lenox, MA
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The Mount is the only monument to Edith Wharton in the United States. A National Historic Landmark and cultural center that celebrates the literary…

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Visit the home of American abstract artists George L.K. Morris and Suzy Frelinghuysen on a 46 acre estate in the heart of Lenox. See their paintings…

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A beautiful centuries old inn is located in the heart of Lenox at the base of Kennedy Park - a wooded nature preserve with trails for hiking, biking…

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Berkshire Carousel is a community project designed to create an authentic classic wooden Carousel that is both a work of art and a wonderful form of…

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  • 413-499-0457
  • 50 Center St., Pittsfield, MA
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Over 1200 sq.ft. of beading fun. Thousands of beads, charms, gemstones and findings from the #1 Etsy.com seller in the USA.

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  • 413-344-4314
  • 10 Commercial St, Pittsfield, MA
  • View Yummy Treasures location on the Map

An independently owned studio and gallery by Jill Reynolds located in the heart of the Berkshires.

Funky, elegant,earthy, unique and totally…

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  • (413) 743-7828
  • 24 South St., Cheshire, MA
  • View Cheshire Glassworks location on the Map

Cantina 229 is located in an old post and beam building as a cantina style cafe and bar.Open Friday through Tuesday from 5pm to 9pm and for Sunday…

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Downswings is a PGA recognized indoor gold facility in Pittsfield with four golf simulators each consisting of 100 golf courses.

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  • (413) 344-4316
  • 10 Lyman St., Pittsfield, MA
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As a guest at vacation Village in the berkshires you can bask in the regions complement of American history, natural beauty, recreation and cultural…

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Berkshire's largest wallpaper and fabric outlet. See us in our new location. We do customer window fashions,shades and blinds, shutters, valences and…

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  • 431-442-4420
  • 5 Cheshire Rd., Pittsfield, MA
  • View Berkshire Fabric & Wallpaper Outlet location on the Map

Italian eatery and catering. Authentic itallizm sausage. Zagat rated ravioli, prime meats, rustic pizza, fresh mozzarella, pastries.

Dine in/Take…

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  • 413-242-9050
  • 48 North St., Pittsfield, MA
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Historic Hilltop Orchards is home to award-winning Furnace Brook WInery in a bucolic hilltop setting with sweeping views of the Berkshire Hills.

Free…

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  • 800-833-6274
  • 508 Canaan Rd., Richmond, MA
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A wonderful selection of ice creams. Catering too!

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Locally crafted frozen yogurt. Open 7 days

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  • 413-344-4126
  • 505 East St., Pittsfield, MA
  • View Ayelda Locally Crafted Frozen Yogurt location on the Map

Our newly renovated hotel provides upscale accommodations convenient to all the arts, culture and fun the Berkshires has to offer.

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Stay in 1 & 2 bedroom suites with kitchens and living/dining areas. Indoor/outdoor pools, activities programs and more. Mention AFFIL to save up to…

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Come and "escape into chocolate." Handmade ice creams and gelato. Serious hot chocolate, candies, cakes and pastries. Chocolate is the ultimate…

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  • (413) 637-9820
  • 55 Pittsfield Rd., Lenox, MA
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Charming atmosphere in a classic Federal farmhouse with sweeping views of Berkshire landscape.
Unwind, relax and enjoy country quiet surrounded by…

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  • (413) 298-4015
  • 24 Glendale Rd., Stockbridge, MA
  • View The Stockbridge Country Inn location on the Map


Local artisan, Mike Ozner, displays his very own unique hand-crafted glass artwork. Marbles, vases, stemware and jewelry are just a few of the many…

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Berkshire Mountain Cafe offers food items not available in our original bakery in Great Barrington. We offer pizza, bread,soups and spreads as well as…

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  • 413-464-9394
  • 180 Elm St., Pittsfield, MA
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Visit my gallery for the latest photos. Definitely worth the trip.

Insightfull assignment photography o location.

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Experience the taste of authentic Indian cuisine - curries, kabobs in downtown Pittsfield.Great lunch buffet.

We  offer a few delicacies from both…

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Where the locals go. County's largest selection of imported/domestic beer. Extensive Eclectic menu and pub fare

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Located at the base of the Berkshire Hills in Pittsfield. Close to all cultural attractions including Hancock Shaker Village, Tanglewood. Close to…

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A collection that rivals some museums, Schantz exhibits internationally recognized artists including Dale Chihuly and Lino Tagliapietra

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Vietnamese cuisine with everything made from scratch.

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TOny Award-winning theatre offers performances each summer featuring the finest American actors.

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Located at the base of the Berkshire Mountains near Hancock Shaker Village and downtown Pittsfield. Newly renovated.

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Lanesboro Wine and Spirits offers a wide selection of beer and wine. It also has a bottle redemption center.

Lottery.

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All our entrees are cooked to order and feature flavors from around the world including Malaysian, Asian and American cuisine.Vegan and gluten free…

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30 Specialty Shops and Restaurants to choose from.

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An 18 hole golf course in the hills of Berkshire County with character, incredible greens and spectacular views. 

A fully stocked bar, hot dogs and…

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Serving high quality, great tasting and affordable food since 1954. Home of The Whopper! Family friendly dining.

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Seasonal 8 mile hour long round trip narrated scenic ride from Adams to North Adams.

Visit our restored 1903 Lenox Station Museum with interactive…

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Imperial Bowling Center is a 14 lane candlepin located in Pittsfield in rustic Berkshire County. Candlepin bowling is the most historic form of…

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Ten Thousand Villages offers unique handmade gifts, jewelry, home decor, art & sculpture, textiles, server ware & personal accessories representing…

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Offering a great selection of beer and wine. Get real good eats at our deli!

Bottle redemption center and Lottery.

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