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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)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

Spent Presidents Day at the hotel and relaxed. Nice to just park and not have to go anywhere. Great service, comfortable room, perfect hot tub and spa area. We were going to eat at the Junction but the Tavern was available for seating when we...More

1  Thank activeVTfamily
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 20 February 2015

Dear activeVTfamily, Thank you for selecting the Essex Resort & Spa as your relaxation destination for President's Weekend. Naz Jenulevich General Manager

Reviewed 16 February 2015

I would give The Essex a much better rating if the room hadn't been so horrible! We're locals who go to Montreal for our anniversary every year. We stayed in town this year, and booked a night at The Essex. The spa was beautiful, and...More

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Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 20 February 2015

Dear funky_vermont, It is great to hear you chose to celebrate your anniversary with us and that you enjoyed the food, Spa and found our associates to be hospitality professionals. It is most unfortunate that you found the room accommodations to be less than you...More

Reviewed 10 February 2015

I have been to the Essex a number of times for an annual conference. To date, they have never disappointed. The best aspect of the stay is always the service. From the front desk to the restaurant help to the cleaning/maintenance people, everyone goes the...More

2  Thank eluper
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 11 February 2015

Dear eluper, It has been a pleasure to host your group for the past ten years at the Essex Resort & Spa. Thank you for your support and appreciation. Naz Jenulevich General Manager

Reviewed 5 February 2015

We were planning on using this more of just a home camp while we went from mountain to mountain for boarding, however, due to Linus, we got snowed in one of the days, so we got to experience the grounds more than anticipated. It was...More

2  Thank Biblioblade
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 8 February 2015

Dear Biblioblade, Thank you for taking the storm in stride and making the most of the change in your plans that it caused. It is great to hear you still had a wonderful experience. See you next winter. Naz Jenulevich General Manager

Reviewed 3 February 2015

This place seems almost magical in the winter, with grand buildings trimmed in snow. A great place for a few nights away. - has a fully equipped spa, large outdoor hot tub, beautiful indoor pool. all very clean and in good working order. - nice...More

1  Thank onomatopoetic
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 8 February 2015

Dear onomatopoetic, Your positive review and genuine appreciation for all the resort has to offer is wonderful to hear. Thank you for your support and we all hope to see you again sometime soon. Naz Jenulevich General Manager

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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
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Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
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Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Heated pool
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US$127 - US$348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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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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"All rooms seem to be the same."
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"the staff is very nice, but I feel the hotel is very run down...I did not sleep well...first night we could..."
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"All rooms are a great value, you can't choose a bad room"
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"corner rooms are generous"
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