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    Hugging Bear Inn & Shoppe

    244 Main St, Chester, VT 05143-9358
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    • Excellent57%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    We had a wonderful time at the Hugging Bear last weekend. What a beautifully appointed inn--high quality materials, beautiful furniture and everything is spotless. Laura is a great host, and Paul cooked us such a delicious breakfast- locally sourced eggs, sausages and whole grain blueberry...More

    Thank KLMFly
    Response from Laura T, Owner at Hugging Bear Inn & ShoppeResponded 2 November 2017

    My pleasure as always!!!! Hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    We have stayed in the Hugging Bear Inn a few times and have always been more than satisfied in every way. It is on the town green and a wonderful location during the annual craft fair. Laura and staff are wonderful. Breakfast is super and...More

    Thank Alan D
    Response from Laura T, Owner at Hugging Bear Inn & ShoppeResponded 18 September 2017

    Always great to see you Alan. it is always a pleasure to make your stay go well. At least you get your own bathroom, hahaha. LOL! Best, Laura

    Reviewed 15 September 2017

    What a shame that this delightful B&B and Shoppe is up for sale. If you like teddy bears - Hubby is a collector - this is the place to visit - at least while it's still in existence. We found some unique gift items for...More

    Thank Nancy N
    Response from Laura T, Owner at Hugging Bear Inn & ShoppeResponded 17 September 2017

    Hi Nancy, Thanks for your post. We are still in business. We are working hard on finding someone perfect to continue the legacy that my mom, Georgette Thomas, created here. It is an amazing place with so much to offer so many. My mom used...More

    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    The Hugging Bear Inn & Shoppe was the most marvelous B&B. The location is right in the middle of town, conveniently located just across the street from several restaurants and the town center. The breakfast was also delicious, featuring apple or blueberry pancakes, maple pork...More

    Thank Rmiller92
    Response from Laura T, Owner at Hugging Bear Inn & ShoppeResponded 8 August 2017

    Thanks for your wonderful review. It is always a pleasure to have you and serve you. We aim to make your stay fun, comfy and relaxing. And of course any excuse for Vermont maple syrup!!!! :)

    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    Charming Victorian Inn in the center of Chester. Hosts were so nice and accommodating. Breakfast was cooked to order and normally served beginning at 8:00am. We wanted to get an early start on the mountain so they told us it would be no problem to...More

    Thank Jed P
    Response from Laura T, Manager at Hugging Bear Inn & ShoppeResponded 5 April 2017

    It was a pleasure to serve you!

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$149 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    3 September 2016|
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    Response from Laura T | Property representative |
    All rooms come with bathrooms with showers. ! room has a claw-foot tub/shower combo.
    3 September 2016|
    Response from Rick S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Each room has a shower, sink, and toilet inside. Very small closets.
    Room Tips
    "Didn't stop in hotel only visited the shop"
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    "If it matters to you, ask for a room with a newer bathroom."
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    "Top level facing the main street can be warm if you there in the summer."
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    "Our turret room (#1) is probably the smallest room, with one queen bed. We loved it, but if you want more..."
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