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The Lilac Inn

53 Park St, Brandon, VT 05733-1121
+1 802-247-5463
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“shelley” (9 reviews)
“hiking” (4 reviews)
“middlebury” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
Healthy, American, International
$$ - $$$
53 Park St, Brandon, VT 05733-1121
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

This was the first inn that my husband and I stayed at while biking in Vermont. We had time to enjoy the lovely garden and gazebo before a wonderfully prepared dinner. The innkeepers and staff were helpful and made our stay very pleasant.

Thank pdrypolcher
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I live in this town, and generally we find ourselves leaving Vermont, or at least Brandon for entertainment/travel/experiences, whatever you want to say. However, in September of 2013, I attended the wedding of my son at the Lilac Inn. My wife and I own a...More

Thank twomartinilunch
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Of the four inns that my wife and I stayed at during our recent trip through Vermont, I felt The Lilac Inn had the best atmosphere and quirky charm that I look for in having a unique lodging experience.

Thank library3
Reviewed July 17, 2017

Would recommend for the future to anyone having a large wedding in the area. The grounds are lovely and the food very tasty.

Thank S L
Reviewed July 15, 2017

We stayed here two nights in the Robin Room. Wonderful, spacious bedroom and private bath. Breakfast was full, hot, and delicious. Walkable to town and restaurants, shopping, etc. Highly recommended.

Thank BearCat318
Reviewed June 15, 2017

We were visiting for a wedding. Everything was terrific. The owners and their small staff were so friendly and helpful. The decor is beautiful, even the area where the wedding was held was magnificent. Their wonderful breakfasts held you though out the day. Delicious. Would...More

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful Presidents Day weekend here. Doug and Shelley are the consummate hosts! The inn is lovingly maintained and decorated. Doug enthusiastically shares the history of the place and Shelley seems to manage the food and drink which was beautifully presented in generous portions....More

Thank Topdown1
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Impressive to the eye! This place is lovely in its own quaint way. Perfectly decorated, a sight to see inside this special inn.

Thank slhiroms
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Doug and Shelley the inn's owners cannot do enough for you ! The breakfasts are the best almost 3 courses! Very close to Middlebury and not too much of a ride for the shel bourse museum. The best restaurant in town is the Provance! Very...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed October 18, 2016

What a wonderful wedding venue...very intimate just the two of us and the room was very quaint and calming

Thank msmecheche
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Park St, Brandon, VT 05733-1121
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 802-247-5463
  • E-mail
The Lilac Inn is a romantic country inn with nine guest rooms, each with a private bath. Every room has been lovingly decorated in it's own style. Since 1994, The Lilac Inn has been helping couples create their dream wedding. We will help you customize your day from start to finish. Browse through our list of Vermont wedding resources to help you find the perfect vendors for flowers, salons, dresses, etc. We are always available to help you make your dream a reality. All our menus are fully customizable. We cater to a variety of dietary preferences, cultural needs, and tastes. We truly enjoy being creative in the kitchen.
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