Get an overview of this hotelHistoric Concord inn near Monument Square
Popular property highlights
- Good location
- Good for sightseeing
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- Overall room comfort
Located in Concord's Monument Square, less than 1 mile from public transportation to Boston, this Concord's Colonial Inn and Suites is also within 4 miles of Hanscom Air Force Base, Walden Pond, Old North Bridge, and Interstates 95/128.
This hotel's taverns, tearooms, and restaurants serve traditional New England fare and are decorated to reflect the inn's storied past; high tea is served Friday through Sunday. Complimentary parking and wireless Internet add convenience.
Past meets present
The hotel's 56 Colonial-style guestrooms provide complimentary wireless Internet access and are individually furnished with hand-picked antiques or reproductions.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Concord's Colonial Inn
The original building of Concord's Colonial Inn was constructed by one of Concord's earliest settlers in 1716. Former residents included Henry David Thoreau before the property was converted to a hotel in 1889. The inn provides a walking guide to the many local Revolutionary War and literary landmarks. On-site is a gift shop with postcards, books, maps, and tourist information.
The 6 function rooms at Concord's Colonial Inn are individually decorated in a Colonial style, and are popular for meetings, banquets, and wedding parties. Multiple dining venues include tearooms, taverns, and full-service restaurants, as well as alfresco seating on the front porch in the summer. A high tea with homemade scones, sandwiches, and an assortment of teas is served on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays in the Thoreau Room.
The hotel offers a 24-hour business center, 4 meeting rooms, and complimentary wireless Internet access throughout the hotel. Complimentary parking is also provided to guests. Concord's Colonial Inn and Suites is a smoke-free property.
- Concierge services
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Conference space
- Meeting rooms 4
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-out
- Total number of rooms - 56
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Fireplace in lobby
- Year Built 1716
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Wedding services
- Computer station
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free WiFi
- Number of floors - 3
- Luggage storage
- Conference space size (meters) - 283
- Number of meeting rooms - 6
- Free parking nearby
- Free self parking
- Conference space size (feet) - 3045
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Number of buildings/towers - 3
- Express check-in
- 24-hour business center
- Shopping on site
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking, Free parking nearby
- Flat-panel TV
- Premium TV channels
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Free weekday newspaper
- Free local calls
- Microwave (on request)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Shower only
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Cable TV service
- Individually decorated
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Individually furnished
- Free WiFi
Where to Eat
Merchant's Row Restaurant/Main Dining Room - White linen tablecloths, leather-backed armchairs, dark-wood columns, and lantern-style light fixtures. Menu emphasizing traditional New England cuisine, such as chicken pot pie and Indian pudding, as well as creative seafood specialties, including filet of sole stuffed with Portuguese sausage and clams. Desserts, pastries, and breads baked daily from scratch. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner, plus Sunday brunch buffet.
Liberty Restaurant - Overlooking Monument Square, this venue has a working fireplace, richly patterned wallpaper, and paintings of the Founding Fathers. More casual than the Main Dining Room, but features the same menu. Open for lunch, dinner, and afternoon tea.
Tap Room - Low, exposed-beam ceilings and a large-screen TV for sporting events. Serves appetizers, light fare, and drinks, including 4 on-tap beers. Open from the afternoon into the evening. Liberty menu available.
Thoreau Room - Intimate venue, formerly the inn's bakery, that resembles an old-fashioned parlor, with French doors on either end and a wide cabinet displaying intricately decorated teacups. High tea, consisting of homemade scones, sandwiches, and an assortment of exotic teas, served Friday, Saturday, and Sunday afternoons at the long communal table (reservations are required via Merchant's Row).
Village Forge Tavern - Popular, local gathering place with beamed ceilings, brick hearth, wraparound bar, and lively old-world atmosphere. Nightly live entertainment with an emphasis on jazz and folk music. Drinks and pub fare evenings until late night. Liberty menu is available.
The inn has free live entertainment from Wednesday to Sunday evenings beginning at 7.30 PM. Tuesday nights are Trivia Night, with no cover charge to join in.
Nearby Things to Do
Guests have discounted access to the Gold's Gym one mile away, which has fitness equipment, classes, and an indoor pool.
Less than two miles from the Concord's Colonial Inn and Suites is legendary Walden Pond, which offers swimming, boating, hiking, and bird watching. The Minuteman Trail, about two miles away, is an 11-mile paved path popular for biking, jogging, walking, and in-line skating. Because the trail isn't plowed in wintertime, it's also ideal for cross-country skiing.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Downhill skiing nearby
- Cross-country skiing nearby
- Snowboarding nearby
- Rafting nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- In-room accessibility
- Accessible bathroom
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.00 per night.
- Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 15 per night.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
- Refrigerator fee: USD 10.00 per night
- Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 15 per night
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.00 per night
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We should mention
Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.