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The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“cooking class”(175 reviews)
“culinary resort”(97 reviews)
“chef's table”(40 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Restaurant
Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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We had a very nice stay at the Essex - we were there for meetings. The rooms are lovely and well appointed. The bathroom was the only downside for me - the sink is a pedestal sink with a small shelf above it, but other...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

My husband and I wanted to get away from the Texas summer heat, and we were pleased to discover The Essex. From the friendly and helpful courtesy van drivers and hotel staff, to the colorful landscaped gardens, the spacious, clean rooms, and the fresh cookies...More

Thank Robin S
Response from GuestExperience_2016, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 24 July 2017

Thanks for making the Essex Resort and Spa part of your beat the heat getaway Robin S. We were thrilled to welcome you and your husband to Vermont. It sounds like you experienced many of the services and amenities we love sharing with our guests....More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I can't say enough good things about the grounds around the hotel. It as beautiful and refreshing. There are some pathways with a gazebo, a fire pit, and hammocks. You can borrow bikes if the weather is nice. There is a very large fitness center...More

Thank Brent H
Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the wonderful review, Brent! The team here at The Essex is happy to hear such great feedback about so many aspects of our resort. We're especially glad to read that you would come back just to eat - we strive to provide...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here during a visit to UVM And were expecting a top notch resort based on the website and descriptions. Don't be fooled. It's a fine place to stay, but definitely not luxury. The decor is country fresh-- good clean design of the furniture...More

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Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us, Amy. The entire team was disappointed to read that we did not meet your expectations during your stay. We also want to extend our apologies for the HVAC noise you encountered - your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful retreat anytime throughout the year. Great restaurants, with top-rated dining, and excellent staff. The spa is fantastic, relaxing and refreshing services, friendly and well-trained staff. I will visit every year!

Thank Tracy H
Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting The Essex and sharing your experience with us! We are so glad to read you enjoyed our restaurants and spa. We're already looking forward to your next visit! Best wishes, The Essex Team

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$164 - US$386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$164 - US$386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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helmsman1
20 April 2018|
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Response from Gayle M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are both handicapped accessible.
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371traceym
23 November 2017|
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Response from Anders F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no. It would definitely be a great experience, but we are living in Europe and will unfortunately not go to the US in December.
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theresame2015
12 September 2017|
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Hi, I haven't heard about that and don't see it on their website. I recommend giving them a call.
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