Description of Accommodations:
Experience life in the early 1800's but enjoy modern comforts! Sleep on feather mattresses and air dried sheets under hand sewn quilts. The house has 5 fireplaces, two three season porches, wide pine floorboards and original wavy glass windows of the early 19th century when it was built.
The Nichols house is situated on three house lots with ample grass, trees and plantings to enjoy from the chaise lounges, picnic table, or benches in the yard.
The location is ideal for day trips to Boston, Plymouth, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Block Island, Providence, Cape Cod, and Connecticut. Maps and brochures are provided on site for your use. One can enjoy active sight seeing, or relax and nestle in with one of our books which are yours for the keeping.
Enjoy the charm and comfort provided by the lodging. It is our intention to continue to provide a place as cozy, accommodating and friendly as it always has been when mom Nichols was welcoming all who came for a visit. Join us for a night, week, or several weeks.
Return for the change of seasons which are dramatic in New England.
Description of Rooms/Suites:
The 'Eleanor' room has a king size bed, private bath, fireplace, and wide pine floorboards. The room is air conditioned, has a ceiling fan and has a feather mattress, air dried sheets and hand sewn quilt. A radio, alarm clock, telephone and TV with a DVD player, discs are available for your in room enjoyment. The room is airy, with 3 of the original windows from the early 19th century which look out upon the ever changing New England foliage!
The 'Muriel' room has a fireplace and antique brass Queen sized bed and private bath. It is equipped with air conditioning, ceiling fan, radio, alarm clock and phone in the room. There are two windows looking into the back and side yards with views of the maple trees. The room is charming with wide pine floorboards, yet comfortable and quiet. The room also has a TV and DVD, and discs for you use.
The 'Cameron' room has a double sized mates bed with a feather mattress and lots of drawers beneath. The sheets are air dried, and the quilts are hand sewn. It has a large closet and comes with two thick and thirsty terrycloth robes for use by the guests. The full bath including a tub with bath salts is shared (downstairs from the rooms). The room is equipped with a TV, DVD and discs for your use, alarm clock and phone, ceiling fan and air-conditioning.