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Lilac Inn

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“grand suite”(10 reviews)
“b b”(30 reviews)
“cafe provence”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful building with historical features beautifully maintained. Excellent food. Bar is cozy. Comfortable rooms. Hosts make an effort to get to know you. Great place for group socializing. Hated to leave

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

I almost don't want to share this review...for fear that it won't be my little secret anymore! My husband and I discovered the Lilac Inn a few years ago, and booked a room on the off season. We were so thrilled when we discovered, that...More

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Response from Lilacinn, Owner at Lilac InnResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your ‘secret’ and your review. Our part of Vermont is busiest when the leaves are out from May to October. However, we never close and the winter season is a great time to have a romantic getaway in one of the...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

Pros: - Beautiful B&B. - Wonderful hosts/owners. Shelly was exceptionally attentive and remembered everything we requested. - Excellent room with a wood burning fireplace. - Breakfasts were very good. - Library is a great spot to relax in front of a big wood fireplace. -...More

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Response from Lilacinn, Owner at Lilac InnResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you for being our guests for a romantic getaway weekend in one of our three fireplace guest rooms. We are glad you were able to enjoy the library fireplace, too. Our breakfast menu always includes eggs any style you like, plus omelets. So, we...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

From the moment we stepped inside, this once upon a time mansion had the feeling of comfort and charm. Doug and Shelly are wonderful hosts. Always offering with ideas, directions and of course their wonderful breakfasts. We had a suite with a fireplace and they...More

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Response from Lilacinn, Owner at Lilac InnResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you for staying with us and we are glad you were able to enjoy the warmth and ambiance of the fireplace in your guest room. Even though the Lilac Inn began life as The Arches, a summer mansion, the owners had enough foresight to...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Charming establishment in a sweet Vermont town. Our room was comfortable, very clean and common areas were welcoming. If you like to walk or hike on forest trails this location is well placed to find the perfect spot without a lengthy drive. The breakfast is...More

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Response from Lilacinn, Owner at Lilac InnResponded 12 November 2017

Thank you for being our guests and for taking the time to leave a review. Our village of Brandon is both centrally located to explore Vermont, as well as, being close to the Moosalamoo National Recreation area with a wide variety of hiking trails. Our...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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US$148 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$148 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (65)
Room & Suite (25)
Dining (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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UsaSandy
11 January 2017|
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Response from Lilacinn | Property representative |
We could upgrade you to king bedded rooms
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UsaSandy
11 January 2017|
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Response from Lilacinn | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in the Lilac Inn. Brandon is the next town South of Middlebury, about 20 minutes. Our restaurant is only available for groups and functions, but we do a cooked to order breakfast for guests each... More
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Famished
3 November 2015|
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Response from Lilacinn | Property representative |
We are not near any Metro stops, as there is not a subway system in Vermont as we are a rural state. There is AMTRAK service to Rutland which is 20 miles to the south.
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"The Grand Suite is amazing, but all the other rooms are lovely with unique charm of their own. You can't..."
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"Several rooms to choose from depending on your preference and pet friendly"
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"Although all of the rooms are beautifully decorated, we favor the Grand suite.... so special for us."
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"Each room is different and uniquely appointed. Because of the setting, I believe all rooms are quiet and..."
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