(See also: Bed & Breakfasts and Camping.)

Adjacent to Campus (less than one mile)

Inn on Boltwood, (413) 256-8200
Amherst Inn, (413) 253-5000

One to Five Miles from Campus (Amherst/Hadley)

Courtyard by Marriott, Hadley, (413) 256-5454
Econo Lodge
, (413) 582-7077
Hampton Inn, (413) 586-4851
Comfort Inn & Suites, (413) 341-1556
Homewood Suites by Hilton, (413) 387-0583
Hotel UMass, (877) 822-2110
Howard Johnson Inn, (413) 586-0114
Knights Inn, (413) 585-1552
University Lodge, (413) 256-8111

Six to 12 Miles from Campus

The Ellery Hotel, Northampton, (413) 584-7660
D. Hotel & Suites, Holyoke, (413) 533-2100
Fairfield Inn & Suites, Northampton, (413) 587-9800
Hotel Northampton
, Northampton, (413) 584-3100
Old Mill Inn, Hatfield, (413) 247-3301
Quality Inn, Northampton, (413) 341-1461
Red Roof Inn, South Deerfield, (413) 665-7161 
The Whately Inn, Whately, (413) 665-3044

More than 12 Miles from Campus

Candlewood Suites, West Springfield, (413) 739-1122
Clarion Hotel, West Springfield, (413) 781-8750
Comfort Inn & Suites, West Springfield, (413) 736-5000
Days Inn, Greenfield, (413) 774-5578
Deerfield Inn, Deerfield, (413) 774-5587
Econo Lodge, West Springfield, (413) 734-8278
Hampton Inn, West Springfield, (413) 732-1300
Hawk Mountain Lodge, Charlemont, (800) 532-7483
Holiday Inn Express, Ludlow, (413) 589-9300
Homewood Suites by Hilton, Holyoke, (413) 532-3100
Howard Johnson Express Inn, Springfield, (413) 783-2111
MGM Springfield, Springfield, (413) 273-5000
Quality Inn, West Springfield, (413) 739-7261
Quality Inn, Westfield, (413) 568-2821
Regency Inn & Suites, West Springfield, (413) 781-2300
Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place, Springfield, (413) 781-1010
Tower Square Hotel, Springfield, (413) 733-2171

The Inn on Boltwood

Owned by Amherst College, The Inn on Boltwood (413-256-8200) is the closest lodging to campus. Centrally located in downtown Amherst and on the doorstep of campus, this historic inn has been a treasured landmark of Amherst College since 1926. The Inn on Boltwood invites students, families and returning alumni to experience its impeccable service, luxurious style, exceptional food and beverages, and commitment to environmental sustainability.

The Inn on Boltwood features 49 guest rooms and suites. All of its guest rooms have been renovated and each one offers a unique floor plan with tranquil views of either Amherst Town Center or the college. Modern conveniences include complimentary high-speed Internet, pillowtop mattresses, high thread-count linens, organic bath amenities, private guest bathrooms, complimentary parking and an award-winning, full-service, three-meals-a-day restaurant, 30 Boltwood. Learn more about the Inn in our news story.

Reservation Sites

You may also find the following hotel reservation sites helpful when making travel arrangements. These sites show locations, directions and reservation information for many of the hotels near Amherst.


The above list and links do not represent recommendations by Amherst College. If you are a local business that would like to be included on this list, please contact commencement@amherst.edu.