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Southport, Connecticut
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27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The grounds are really quite beautiful with excellent views of the mountains. "Palmer House" seems to be a bit of a misnomer as the rooms are a series of outcrop buildings NOT a historical inn. The whole lot was recently purchased and they intend to upgrade and modernize the dwellings. However, we found our stay to be incredibly quiet, private,... More 

1 Thank Nuevodive
Morrisonville, NY
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25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent one night at this "resort' on Thanksgiving Day Weekend. The Palmer House building in the front of the complex is very handsome and inviting. However the string of motel room that we stayed in was dated and the run down. The walls were thin and joint buckles abound. I made the mistake of booking the room through Global... More 

1 Thank xcitableboi
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice suite. Everyone on the staff was friendly and helpful. The views from the suite were amazing. The property had lots to offer if the weather is good. Had a room over the indoor pool and was not disturbed by the activity.

Thank Mark L
Management response:

Thank you for coming to the Palmer House. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again in the future Have a great day Alan More 

Saratoga Springs, New York
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81 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed because of the good reviews. I'll go back because of the great experience. Comfy king bed. Great water pressure in the shower. Massive room. Great vies from the front door and the back door. The indoor pool and hot tub were just perfect after a long day. I can't wait to return!

Thank ManOnTheMove
Management response:

Thank you for writing a review of our Resort. We always do our best to exceed every ones expectations. We look forward to having you as a guest again Have a great day More 

Clark, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have been there so many times, that I can't give you any room number. We have enjoyed the property, the views overlooking the pond, the exquisite nine hole golf course, and especially the friendly staff. I sure hope that we can go back again soon.

Thank fasteddie7772016
Management response:

Thank you for your continued support of the Palmer House Resort. Our goal is to exceed your expectations and deliver great customer service. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future Alan More 

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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a couples weekend with my wife up in Manchester. I Booked palmer house based on reviews and price. I was pleased with the size of the rooms and the cleanliness as well. ( we had a king deluxe room) with great mountain views from both the front door and the back entrance . Service staff was pleasant and helpful... More 

Thank Michael B
Management response:

Michael, Thank you for choosing the Palmer House Resort for your couples weekend. We appreciate your comments as we always strive to exceed our guests expectations. Thank you for the comments about the lighting as we will address this comment immediately. Thank you again and we look forward to welcoming you back soon More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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78 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We visited the Palmer House the 2nd week of October and found everything to be enjoyable. Manchester itself is an idyllic town in the middle of October. The grounds of the Palmer House were very large and well maintained adding to the visual feast of the autumn foliage. We had one of the stand alone units near the pond at... More 

Thank loveagoodfind
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

% of us stayed in 2 adjoining rooms in the motel part of the resort. The rooms were very nice and the staff was friendly and welcoming. The grounds were beautifully maintained. Breakfast was available in the dining area and coffee all day in the lobby. The rates were reasonable. Would love to stay there again perhaps in the chalets... More 

Thank Kay P
Management response:

Thank you for taking time to write such a nice review. We take great pride in exceeding our guests expectations. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Have a great day More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Although I was skeptical about their upscale price at first, I came to realize that this place offers real value for families who can enjoy all their facilities. Here's the issue: On the one hand, you'll realize that this is actually a glorified remake of a 60's era strip-motel. On the other hand, it's spread out on a beautiful huge... More 

1 Thank Mr_Snippets
Bolton, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Lovely 'resort' within walking distance of Manchester Centre and its designers outlets. Lovely grounds with golf course, clubs available in reception, tennis courts, rackets in reception, nature walk and fishing pond, you got it, rods in reception! Spacious grounds absolutely perfect in fall. Large room with comfy bed and armchairs. The breakfast was free, nothing extravagant but fine start to... More 

Thank Catherine S

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Palmer House is a 4 season resort located in Manchester center, only a 1/2 mile from the center of town. We offer a variety of rooms and suites with either a king bed or two double beds. Our suites offer a king bed, fireplace, two person jacuzzi and a private balcony with views of the trout pond and Equinox Mountain. During the summer and fall months enjoy our 9 hole par 3 golf course, two tennis courts and our own stocked trout pond. In the summer take a refreshing swim in our heated outdoor pool with attached jacuzzi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palmer House

Address: 5383 Main Street , Route 7A North, Manchester, VT 05255
Region: United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > Manchester
Price Range: $126 - $305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Palmer House 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Palmer House Hotel Manchester
Palmer Hotel Manchester Center
Palmer Motel Manchester Center
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Manchester
#4 Family Hotel in Manchester
#7 Green Hotel in Manchester
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“Rm 38 is remote, quite, very spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles Nuevodive, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have good views.”
 of 5 bubbles fasteddie7772016, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good but the ones to the rear of the property have two doors, one to the car parking and one to the lawns.”
 of 5 bubbles 702catherines, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Many rooms allow you to park your car at the door.”
 of 5 bubbles PamKullo, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Might go for rooms toward the back that don't open to parking area.”
 of 5 bubbles ProfNewYork, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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