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The Shire Woodstock

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46 Pleasant St, Woodstock, VT 05091-1126 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews overlooking the river grocery store across the street in town rocking chairs walking distance morning coffee would stay here again corner room first floor restaurants and shops room was large four poster gas fireplace new england convenient location beds were comfortable king bed
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This looked a lot better on paper than it did in reality. First off it's a bit scattered. There are multiple buildings that have been put up on the property and I suspect they're all a bit different. The main building looks like a traditional...More

Thank MarkfromtheIsland
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent this past weekend at the Shire. The hotel sits right on the river, what a spectacular view! We had a great room and they had a great staff. We felt so welcomed by everyone who worked there. Very relaxing, and...More

1  Thank bigchief00433
Response from Barbara S, Manager at The Shire WoodstockResponded 1 week ago

Bigchief! We cannot wait for you and your wife's return visit! We had such a great time talking about that beautiful bike of yours and are so happy that we were able to help you plan out a nice foliage tour. You will have to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a glorified motel that is walking distance to town. Although the room was large and clean, the walls were so thin and the room was so close to the main road that it was impossible to sleep. We spent 2 sleepless nights at...More

Thank Debra N
Response from Barbara S, Manager at The Shire WoodstockResponded 1 week ago

Hi Debra, We appreciate you sharing your feedback about a recent stay at The Shire. I do apologize that the accommodations you received did not live up to your expectations. I am surprised to hear that someone was vacuuming at 8:30 PM, as our housekeeping...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Shire this past weekend and my husband and I loved it. Our room overlooked the river, what a beautiful view. So much to do in town and just a short walk from the hotel. The staff was so friendly and our...More

Thank mtnbrat43
Response from Barbara S, Manager at The Shire WoodstockResponded 1 week ago

Hi there mtnbrat43, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your most recent trip to Woodstock. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your room and the town. Jeremiah and I enjoyed our conversation with you about all of the hiking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is motel style lodging which is very overpriced for what you get. The river view was nothing to write home about. Our room was musty and the bathroom was not very clean. There was hair around the toilet and in the bathtub. The furniture...More

Thank jenniferr0che
Response from Barbara S, Manager at The Shire WoodstockResponded 1 week ago

I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your accommodations and am especially surprised to hear that cleanliness was an issue, as our team takes a lot of pride in their work. While many of our rooms have had updates, there are a...More

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We are an independent hotel in the Village of Woodstock, VT. Each of our 43 rooms is uniquely furnished in traditional New England style and many of them have a beautiful view of the Ottauquechee River which flows behind the property. Hospitality is our priority and we want you to feel at home here at The Shire Woodstock. Our General Manager lives on the premises and is available to help make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. We have some rooms with fireplaces, some with Jacuzzis and a limited number of "dog friendly" rooms. All of our rooms have Cable TV, wifi and a small refrigerator, as well as individual heating and air conditioning. Join us for a relaxing, quiet vacation in a place steeped in tradition-The Shire Woodstock.

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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$150 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Shire Riverview Lodging
Also Known As
shire riverview hotel woodstockshire riverview woodstock
United StatesVermontWoodstock
Traveller (136)
Room & Suite (51)
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Ron S
30 September 2016|
Response from Diane J | Reviewed this property |
Our room on the second floor had a door that opened to the parking lot and a view out the back of the river. The wing I was staying in - all the rooms were configured this way on both floors. I would check with the very... More
Karin B
16 September 2016|
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Response from Diane J | Reviewed this property |
The town is within walking distance. It's a level walk on sidewalks. It's a mix of homes and businesses on the walk to town. I agree with the comment on the Prince and Pauper. We had our anniversary dinner there and they... More
4 September 2016|
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Response from Diane J | Reviewed this property |
King sized beds are available upstairs and down. Even if you have to lug suitcases upstairs, I personally would prefer to be upstairs as opposed to having someone above me thumping around in the middle of the night. Enjoy... More
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"Corner room, great views of the river, watching the Canadian geese landing"
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"River house unit of Shire is awesome"
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