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The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“cooking class”(175 reviews)
“culinary resort”(98 reviews)
“chef's table”(40 reviews)
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Reviewed 20 April 2015

In January (last time I went) I would have given the resort 5 stars. Sadly only a few months later, I am giving 3 stars. We always have a nice meal at Junction and this time it was definitely not up to par. I mentioned...More

2  Thank jferreira101010
Reviewed 17 April 2015

I come to the Essex for work and it has what I need. The Staff is very nice. The rooms are clean and nice. The pool is okay and the food is pretty good. I don't venture off the property when I am here. If...More

Thank Clay H
Reviewed 14 April 2015

We did not visit on an ideal weekend...too late for real winter season activities, and too early for spring/summer events. For starters, the reservation rep was extremely sweet and helpful. The food at the Tavern (where we had previously had a scrumptious brunch) was only...More

1  Thank Jared Z
Reviewed 13 April 2015

We enjoyed a great weekend at Essex House last year. My wife wanted another weekend there for a big birthday weekend and it was not the same experience. Staff attitude indifferent, cooking class way off- food in the class was poor- French Onion soup not...More

Thank Edward D
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were dying to visit Vermont and got this deal on living social. Overall we are pleased with the service and our room was perfect. We ate at the Tavern our first morning; food was a bit expensive and it took extreamly...More

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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
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
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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US$163 - US$380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$163 - US$380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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