Heart of Gold Inn Features
All guests will have access to the fully equipped, bright, cathedral ceiling kitchen (glassware, dinnerware, utensils, and cooking supplies are provided). Enjoy quiet dinners in the dining room with seating for 6, warm yourself or tell stories by the cozy, extra large working fireplace in the wide planked pine-floored living room. Most bedrooms have a private bathroom, some with a jacuzzi. Enjoy quiet dinners in the dining room with seating for 8, warm yourself or tell stories by the cozy stone wood or gas fireplace with wide plank pine floored living room.
Enjoy all the comforts of home with modern amenities that include 5 TV with cable , DVD, NETFLIX, WI-FI, heat , fans, CENTRAL AIR and full use of washer and dryer. There is an old fashioned Pub/bar living room, 2 family rooms, 3 patios for your use.
You will be amazed at the comfort, charm and warm inviting atmosphere of this beautiful home!
Stroll along the well-designed spectacular landscaped grounds with the sounds of the chirping birds and you will discover natural beauty that will delight any outdoor enthusiast. Enjoy the peace and tranquility of the pond as you sit and read a book on the bench or observe the many frogs, turtles and fish that are in the pond.
Relax and enjoy the fenced in IN GROUND SWIMMING POOL (pool towels, life vests, pool toys are for you and your family) or gather with your friends by the outdoor FIRE PIT or have a barbecue using our large, PROFESSIONAL GRILL.
There is something for everyone here! Outdoor activities for adults and children include VOLLEYBALL badminton, croquet, soccer, football, hiking and jogging around pond, horse paddocks, wooded trails.
We also have an assortment of sports equipment and indoor and outdoor toys for children to enjoy as well as adult and children's BICYCLES.
Heart of Gold Inn Attractions
Mountains, museums, and mazes, oh my! Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, a history buff, or up for finding your way through a maze, Central Massachusetts is the place to go. Looking for something else? With concerts, conventions, and hockey games, lectures and art receptions, plays, and holiday outings, among many other events, there is always something going on for all interest groups and age levels. This area offers much activity and major attractions such as Old Sturbridge Village ( 100 ACRES), where you can see life as it used to be, and the famous Brimfield Antiques Show of hundreds of acres of antiques from dealers nationwide (in May, July, Sept). Other nearby activities include horse back riding, shopping, biking, hiking, farms, fruit orchard pickings, boating, fishing, golfing, snowshoeing, and skiing, perfect for visiting any time of the year. Fall foliage is spectacular!
Western Massachusetts is not that far away. You have a very famous amusement park by the name of Six Flags New England. It's about an hour away.
This area offers much activity and major attractions such as Old Sturbridge Village, where you can see life as it used to be, and the famous Brimfield Antiques Show(in May, July, Sept). Other nearby activities include horse riding, antiquing, shopping, biking, hiking, boating, fishing, golfing (2 golf courses in Southbridge including the Cohasse Country Club right across the street), snowshoeing, and skiing, perfect for visiting any time of the year. Fall foliage is spectacular!
JUST TO NAME SOME:
Old Sturbridge Village - a "must-see" New England attraction which depicts life in an early 19th-century rural Village, featuring costumed historians, antique buildings, water-powered mills, and a working farm. You can view antiques, meet heritage breed animals, and take part in hands-on crafts.
Boston, MA-You can’t actually park your car in Harvard Yard. What you can do in Boston is enjoy some of the country’s most important historical sites and impassioned sports fans. Catch a game at Fenway Park before heading to the North End for some of the Italian neighborhood’s legendary cannoli. Take in the gilded glory of the State House from the edge of the Boston Common, also the starting point for the Freedom Trail, a walking route between 16 sites that were integral to the American Revolution.
Southwick Zoo-Spend the day viewing the most diverse zoological collection, interactive exhibits, and endangered animals in naturalistic habitats at New England's Largest Zoo. Get up close and personal in the walk-thru deer forest, petting zoo, and parakeet landing.
Have a picnic under the shady canopy of New England Oaks, ride the Woodland Express Train, or enjoy an up lifting experience on the Safari sky ride. Kiddie rides, shows, gift shops, and great food venues abound throughout the park. Southwick's is a family fun filled day for all ages, and perfect venue for your special occasion, event, or corporate outing.
Breezy Picnic and Waterslides-Spacious, immaculate picnic grounds with large shaded tables by the water! Pack your own picnic lunch and refreshments, or visit their full-service snack bar. Video Game Arcade! Three 300' Waterslides! Unlimited Rides! Certified Lifeguards! Ample Free Parking! Lake swimming with sandy play areas for children. Plan your next company outing, family or "special" group outing at Breezy Picnic Grounds Waterslides; they will be happy to assist you with all the details. All-inclusive packages are available. Meal options, tent, sports, and more.