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BEST WESTERN Bennington

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09/04/2017 10/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We needed a room for an overnight for 3 adults near the hospital. This BW is less than 10 minutes away. The room was large, clean and well lit. The beds and pillows were very comfy. Breakfast was very good considering it came with the price of the room - there were make your own waffles, eggs, bacon sausage, cereal,...

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BWVTMgmt, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

Dear Nancy: Thank you so much for your kind words! We appreciate you taking the time to let us know what you liked about our property as well as what we could improve on. We hope you do come and stay with us again when you are in the area. Sincerely, Blaise Johnson General Manager

Jamestown NY
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Sometimes hotels just get it right and this property does. The check in was easy and pleasant, and the room was clean and well appointed. I was upgraded to a suite and, upon finding the room, noticed the room next door had 4 lively teenagers in it. I returned the front office and asked for another room, a request that...

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BWVTMgmt, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

I'm glad that all worked out for your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time for the review.

Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great little spot!!! Room we had had a couch which made relaxing after a long trip very comfortable. There was a Walmart within walking distance, and great views of the foothills. Coffee hit the spot also!!!

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BWVTMgmt, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your room and the amenities. We strive to make our guests feel comfortable and at home. We are so happy to hear that you were able to relax after traveling, we know how tiring that can be and how important it is to get a good nights rest. Thank you for staying with us...

New York
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Sometimes the frills are in the basics- cleanliness, warmth, friendliness a good breakfast and an easy place to find--- went up prior to skiing at Mt Snow about an hour away- can't beat the price and Bennington is a charming if faded Vermont town to find a good dinner notably -- The Train Station

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BWVTMgmt, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

Hope the snow was great while at Mt Snow. We've even had more snow over the last couple days. Thank you for taking the time for the review. I'm glad you had a good stay with us and hope you'll be able too again soon. Jackie/fdm

Reviewed 28 January 2017

The hotel itself is fine, comfortable bed, decent breakfast, etc but if you run into any sort of problem such as a problem with the lock on the door or they run out of coffee, you'll wish you had stayed somewhere else. The staff just isn't very good.

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BWVTMgmt, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time for the review. I'm sorry you had any issues during your stay. We addressed the problems that occurred and have been corrected.

Reviewed 26 January 2017

I was checked in quickly, and the staff was quite friendly and accomodating. I had a continental breakfast that was quite good. It was very warm out, and though I have family in the area they do not have AC- the hotel did and it worked well.. They have a pool outside, if you have time or interest in a...

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BWVTMgmt, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

Dear Kay-Jean: We are all so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us here at the Best Western Bennington Vermont. We do hope you do come back and stay with us again and maybe you will come back when the weather allows you to enjoy the pool. It's always nice to have guests that have lived in the area...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My husband and I randomly stayed a night here to extend our ski trip due to the recent winter storm. It was pretty cheap, we got a king bed and they offer free breakfast. This is not a 5 star resort, it's ok for one night when you are dead tired. It was clean, but that is about the only...

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BWVTMgmt, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time for the survey. As to the dog barking, we had a Service Animal on the property. Please do call the front desk if you ever have issues with noise. Heat is both through the thermostat (for the baseboard) and A/C unit for extra heat.

Meredith
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My son got sick during our stay and the staff were kind and helpful! They switched our room quickly and efficiently and told us not to worry about it. The housekeeping staff were also kind and told us not to worry. All the staff could not have been any nicer, understanding or more helpful.

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BWVTMgmt, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

I'm glad you had a good stay despite your son being sick. I do hope he is feeling better. Thank you for taking the time for the review.

Vermont
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Is this an old property? Yes. But they are maintaining it and doing as well as they can with it. The staff was extremely pleasant and quickly resolved an issue that I had. They really went out of their way to make the guest feel welcomed. The breakfast area is very small, but there is a large room that is...

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BWVTMgmt, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time for the review. I'm glad you had a good stay with us. There are still changes we will be making. I hope you'll be able to stay with us again in the future to see our changes.

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 19 December 2016

After travelling for 12 hours to get to my destination, missing a plane, and dinner, I arrived at 10 PM, for a 10 AM burial of a friend. They offered me some snacks since I was starving and everything nearby was closed. I went to my room only to find the key card didn't work. Turns out the battery pack...

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BWVTMgmt, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bennington, responded to this review

I'm glad that all worked out for your travels and your stay with us. Again, our apologies for the lock issue. Thank you for taking the time for the review.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This charming Bennington, Vermont hotel provides convenient access to Bennington College and several local ski resorts. Discover the beauty and serenity of southern Vermont while staying at the Best Western Bennington. This Bennington hotel is ideal for both business and leisure travelers as it offers convenient access to a variety of corporate locations as well as local attractions including Bennington College, Southwest Vermont Medical Center and the Bennington Monument. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Bennington

Address: 220 Northside Dr, Bennington, VT 05201-1723 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS New Englander Motor Inn)
Region: United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > Bennington
Price Range: €82 - €151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Bennington 2.5*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus New Englander Motor Hotel Bennington
Bennington Best Western
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