Local Area

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Area Activities

The Eastern Berkshire Valley offers year round cultural and recreational opportunities. Some of the local sites include Shelburne Falls with the famous Bridge of Flowers and the Glacial Potholes. Come and watch glassblowers create their art. Within minutes of the house you can enjoy whitewater rafting at the local rafting facilities. You can even try your luck trout and fly fishing on the famous Deerfield River located just across the Mohawk Trail from Melody's Place. Two doors down, Mohawk Trail Concerts offers an award-winning summer concert series featuring performances from the chamber music repertoire as well as lighter musical selections. Shantigar Village hosts theater and spiritual workshops throughout the summer months.  If you come visit us in the fall you can catch some of the best leaf peeping in New England. Winter offers a fun-filled day or night at Berkshire East Ski Resort. Plus there is always time for hiking, biking, and canoeing.

Family Celebrations

Melody's Place Lodging offers a comfortable home away from home when celebrations, such a weddings and family reunions, bring you to the area. 


Melody's Place Lodging offers an ideal place to spend the night while visiting the many antique shops dotting the Mohawk Trail.

Cultural Destinations

Shantigar Village : Shantigar Village, a not-for-profit foundation, is dedicated to where artistic and spiritual practices meet. 

Mohawk Trail Concerts : Melody's Place is located just two doors down from the Church Federated Church, a warm, intimate setting with superb acoustics that is the summer home for Mohawk Trail Concerts. Reserve early for concert nights to insure availability.

Shelburne Falls : The village of Shelburne Falls offers a wide variety of shopping and dining experiences, the famous Bridge of Flowers, the natural glacial potholes, and a host of fine artisans displaying their work in numerous galleries and cooperatives.

Recreational Opportunities

Berkshire East : A downhill ski resort for beginners through experts located less that a mile from Melody's Place Bed and Breakfast. Our Ski and Stay Package offers a $10.00 discount on lodging and a $5.00 discount on your ski pass at Berkshire East.

Stumpsprouts : A cross-county ski area located just miles away from Melody's place offers miles of trails and spectacular views of the valley.

Zoar OutdoorCrabapple Whitewater and Moxie Outdoor : Whitewater rafting and kayaking on the Deerfield River, just minutes from Melody's Place Bed and Breakfast.

Mohawk-Mohican Trail, Mohawk Trail State Forest, and Savoy Mountain State Forest offer miles of hiking  trails. The state forest locations also offer biking trails and interpretive programs.