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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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Reviewed 30 December 2014

I ordered a group on and paid 279- for two nights. I had to pay 50 more each night because it was two nights after xmas and even though it clearly stated free access to spa, we were charged 20.00 per person per day. They...More

4  Thank jbenn753
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 1 January 2015

Dear jbenn753, It is most regrettable that you have expressed such dissatisfaction with your stay. My understanding is that our Reservation Manager had an extensive conversation with you regarding the full cost of your stay prior to you purchasing your Groupon offer and again during...More

Reviewed 29 December 2014

We stayed two nights at The Essex which was highly reccommended from friends. The first night we settled in to our VERY spacious, clean and inviting room and then headed to our FANSTASTIC cooking class - French Bistro. Chef Anthony was amazing. He was fun,...More

1  Thank Steenabina
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 31 December 2014

Dear Steenabina, I am so happy to hear you had a enjoyable visit, Chef Anthony is a wonderfully talented individual who makes his classes fun and interactive. He will be pleased to hear you are employing the techniques you learned at home. See you both...More

Reviewed 26 December 2014

I went to the Essex Resort and spa the eve and the day of Christmas. This year my mom and me wanted to relax so that’s why we choose to get there. It was a wonderful vacation. The personnel is really friendly and the spa...More

1  Thank Sophie C
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 31 December 2014

Dear Sophie C, Thank you for sharing your mother/daughter Christmas celebration with us. I am delighted to hear you had a great visit. See you next year! Naz Jenulevich General Manager

Reviewed 24 December 2014

Grounds...fantastic. Service...fantastic. Amenities...fantastic. I visited the resort for my birthday and was beyond pleased. The massage I received at the Spa was lovely; I even had a hard a time leaving the relaxation area since it was so...well, relaxing. The only critique I have is...More

2  Thank Auria M
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 31 December 2014

Dear Auria M, Thank you for having a terrific birthday celebration with us. Please accept my apology for the particular Tavern items not meeting your expectations. Hopefully you may consider a return birthday visit next year so we may have the opportunity to have you...More

Reviewed 24 December 2014

The staff was friendly, engaging, professional, helpful and had a sincere desire to make our stay enjoyable. The facilities were very well maintained. Rooms were clean and well appointed. Spa was impeccable with great services, facilities and products. And do not even get us started...More

1  Thank Michael B
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 31 December 2014

Dear Michael B, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking full advantage of all the resort has to offer. Naz Jenulevich General Manager

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Pool
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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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
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
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US$166 - US$391 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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helmsman1
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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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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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