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Tea at the Governor's House

100 Main Street, Hyde Park, VT 05655
+1 802-888-6888
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A Relaxing Interlude

My friend and I had high tea in the library at the Governor's House in Hyde Park, VT. It was the... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
rootgirl57
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South Burlington, Vermont
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Tea for Two

My friend and I flew from CA to VT to do some leaf peeping and threw in afternoon tea at the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Tiffany L
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San Francisco, California
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100 Main Street, Hyde Park, VT 05655
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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had high tea in the library at the Governor's House in Hyde Park, VT. It was the first time I'd been to tea and I loved it. Our hostess, Suzanne, gave us a tutorial about the proper way to pour tea...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2017

My friend and I flew from CA to VT to do some leaf peeping and threw in afternoon tea at the Governor's House for my birthday. As an avid tea-goer in San Francisco I was really excited that it totally lived up to my expectations....More

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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our relaxing two days in this historic home. Suzanne has an amazing knowledge of the history of the house and the surrounding area. The rail trail provided a great walk beside the river for some exercise. The only downside was that Hyde Park...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Set in an idyllic small New England town, is magnificently renovated home offers tea, B&B and jane Austen weekends. I was lucky enough to see the activities recently and thoroughly enjoyed the dress up and carriage rides. I find the tea charming and try to...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017

Freshly brewed tea and melt-in-your-mouth scones--deliciously good to the last drop and the final crumb.

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Reviewed July 26, 2017

My husband and I recently spent three nights at the Governor's House, and it was a wonderful experience. Our hostess, Suzanne, was very helpful, informative, and an interesting conversationalist. It was a birthday getaway, and she came up with a great suggestion for dinner and...More

Thank GloeHan
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Reviewed July 3, 2017

My friend and I recently experienced afternoon tea here. It was the third time there for both of us, and we always enjoy it and learn something from Suzanne, the innkeeper, about tea etiquette and customs. The food and tea were really good, and we...More

Thank sstevens755
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Reviewed August 29, 2016

This is what you want and expect when you go out to have an afternoon tea, and then some! Tea is served to you from a silver tea service, in a beautiful vintage home library. There are tiers of little sandwiches, scones (with jam and...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2016

I was cordially greeted by Suzanne to this lovely house.. The room was clean and cozy with everything we needed. The were numerous books and classical ads. There were cozy little nooks to read or relax. The grounds were manicured and well maintained. We were...More

Thank anndyett
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Reviewed February 24, 2016

Wonderful old Victorian-era house with beautifully appointed, large bedrooms and baths. Very comfortable and accommodating. Delicious breakfasts in the mornings with lots of cozy sitting areas to relax.

Thank Mary Louise P
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