Submitted by Alice M. Herrmann on Tuesday, 1/10/2012, at 12:34 PM
Lord Jeffery Inn

The Lord Jeffery Inn Reopens, Along with Amherst’s “Living Room”

Submitted on Friday, 2/3/2012, at 10:52 AM

By Peter Rooney

Opening day was fast approaching and General Manager Robert Reeves was a whirling dervish of energy as he led an impromptu tour through the Lord Jeffery Inn, just days before its official opening on Thursday, Jan. 5 and more than three years after it closed for extensive renovations. On today’s to-do list for Reeves and his crew: unload boxes, hang paintings, clean construction dust, arrange restaurant furniture, begin staff training and compile invitation lists for various opening events.

Amherst Inn Company Awards Contract to Standard Builders for Lord Jeffery Inn Renovation Project

May 21, 2010

AMHERST, Mass. – The Trustees of Amherst College today announced that Standard Builders, a construction company based in Newington, Conn., has been awarded the contract for the renovation of the Lord Jeffery Inn.

Amherst College Trustees Green-Light Lord Jeffery Inn Renovation Project

November 16, 2009

AMHERST, Mass. – Amherst College trustees have authorized resumption of the Lord Jeffery Inn project that will involve renovation of the historic inn’s 49 rooms and add event space and an expanded restaurant.