The University Lodge is located in the quaint New England town of Amherst. The hotel is situated near Amherst College Hampshire College University of Massachusetts and downtown Amherst. The hotel is 100 nonsmoking and offers convenient parking just outside your room. The University Lodge is the perfect hotel for travelling without a car as UMass and downtown Amherst are both within walking distance. Enjoy a sporting event at Warren McGuirk Alumni Stadium or an OffBroadway show at the Mullins Center. PLEASE NOTE The office is open from 8am to 9pm daily with a 24 hour answering service. Those arriving after 900pm should check in at Howard Johnson 401 Russell Street Route 9 in Hadley MA. Howard Johnson does not provide shuttle service. The Lodge rate will be honored based upon availability at Howard Johnson for those arriving after 900pm. Reservations for 5 or more rooms must be made through the Sales Office. Please contact the hotel for more information.