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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 September 11, 2014

Overall, I had a very satisfactory stay here for 3 nights. We had a nice sized corner room in a building next to the mansion. The room was a good size for 2 adult and 2 kids. It was an okay room for a hotel,...More

2  Thank Mayo18
Response from EssexResort-VT, Director of Resort Operations at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded October 5, 2014

Dear Mayo18, It is great to hear you had an enjoyable stay overall. Your positive recognition of the grounds, service and quality of the rooms is appreciated. We do have two benches at the front entrance but also have ten other benches plus luxurious hammocks...More

Reviewed September 10, 2014

For two nights we were guests on the first floor in The Manor facing the trees Labor Day weekend. Our room was beautiful, clean, up-to-date, spacious and quiet with a very comfortable bed! Not much more one can ask for in a room. We concluded...More

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Response from EssexResort-VT, Director of Resort Operations at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded October 5, 2014

Dear 1976Bride, It is wonderful to hear you had such an enjoyable stay with us. We are fortunate to have the many eager and talented hospitality professionals who create memorable experiences each day for our guests. Your specific mention of both Kyle and Deb is...More

Reviewed September 9, 2014

I was really looking forward to staying here on our way up to Montreal. The grounds are lovely but our room in the Mansion was kind of shabby and the bathroom was dated. The a/c is an old system and was pretty loud so we...More

3  Thank Lulu01923
Response from EssexResort-VT, Director of Resort Operations at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded October 5, 2014

Dear Lulu01923, While I am happy to hear you found the grounds to be pleasant and the food quality met your expectations. It is unfortunate that you did not have an opportunity to enjoy the many activities, features and amenities the Resort has to offer....More

Reviewed September 7, 2014

We looked forward to staying here and we're not disappointed as regards indoor and outdoor pools, tennis courts and food. However,, when a facility bills itself as spa, culinary center, and all-around speciality resort, it cannot be great on the bells and whistles, but poor...More

3  Thank kathleen20
Response from EssexResort-VT, Director of Resort Operations at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded September 8, 2014

Dear kathleen20, Thank you for enjoying what the resort has to offer. It is unfortunate that we missed opportunities to exceed your expectations with regard to the quality of the room features and maintenance. It is our intention that everything in each room is in...More

Reviewed September 4, 2014

We'd heard great things and always wanted to stay here. And it was great! The bed, a King was amazing soft yet supportive I slept like a baby. The Spa services are expensive but the Spa facilities luxurious. The towels and the robes were the...More

1  Thank Jacob W
Response from EssexResort-VT, Director of Resort Operations at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded September 8, 2014

Dear Jacob W, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your memorable experiences with other travelers. Your support of this locally owned Vermont business is much appreciated. Naz Jenulevich Director of Resort Operations

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Business Centre with Internet Access
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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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371traceym
November 23, 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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September 11, 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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"Spend the money for a studio- it's worth it! Manor rooms were wonderful."
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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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