(See also: Bed & Breakfasts and Camping.)

Adjacent to Campus (less than one mile)

Inn on Boltwood, (413) 256-8200  

One to Five Miles from Campus (Amherst/Hadley)

Courtyard by Marriott, Hadley, (413) 256-5454  
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
ITD House, (413) 256-1925 (contact ITD directly for the best price)
Knights Inn, (413) 585-1552

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    
Comfort Inn & Suites, West Springfield, (413) 736-5000  
Deerfield Inn, Deerfield, (413) 774-5587  
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

Lord Jeffery Inn room

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.