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The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cooking class”(176 reviews)
“culinary resort”(99 reviews)
“chef's table”(40 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
Room Service
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Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Concierge
Pets Allowed
Spa
4 Star Hotel
Nestled on 18 acres between the vistas of the Green Mountains and the splendor of Lake Champlain, The Essex is Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa. The Essex is a true destination, offering a full-service Spa and Fitness Center, cooking classes in the J.K. Adams and Chef's Kitchens of Cook...
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Location and contact
70 Essex Way, Essex, VT 05452-3383
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6.7 km to Burlington Intl Airport
20 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I can't comment on food as our meals were predetermined and mostly prepared by participants. However, service in the Tavern is very slow and their billing software seemed out of date because if you wanted to bill your room you must specify if the server...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

My husband and I wanted to get away from the Texas summer heat, and we were pleased to discover The Essex. From the friendly and helpful courtesy van drivers and hotel staff, to the colorful landscaped gardens, the spacious, clean rooms, and the fresh cookies...More

Thank Robin S
Response from GuestExperience_2016, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 24 July 2017

Thanks for making the Essex Resort and Spa part of your beat the heat getaway Robin S. We were thrilled to welcome you and your husband to Vermont. It sounds like you experienced many of the services and amenities we love sharing with our guests....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn’t get the room we initially booked. The management was not helpful and after realizing we paid more for the room than what was on our bill at checkout, they would not provide a refund back for the difference. While sitting next to some...More

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Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback, lvanderham. We extend our sincerest apologies that you were moved to a different room without warning or compensation for the price difference. We would appreciate being able to talk to you more about your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice grounds and landscape for a relaxing Vermont experience. Attentive staff in hotel and all restaurants. Many items grown on site for a true farm to table experience. Great facility for tennis and spa.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our last stop on a six day driving trip to New England. This hotel was a little far, but was worth the drive. Not far from Burlington, it just a nice place to stay. Rooms were great, bed was comfortable, and the resort...More

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Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting The Essex during your trip around New England, C850JFmichaels, and sharing your experience with us! We are so glad to read you enjoyed what our resort had to offer, but it's a bummer our food and food service didn't meet your...More

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
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Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$169 - US$367 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$169 - US$367 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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24 November 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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12 September 2017|
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Response from adsmith60 | Reviewed this property |
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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