Vermont Vacation Winter Guide

18 Vermont Winter Vacation Guide 2018/2019 FEATURED INNS AND B&BS ARLINGTON ARLINGTON’S WEST MOUNTAIN INN 802‑375‑6516 144 West Mountain Inn Rd. Arlington, VT 05250 Romantic guestrooms, creative farm‑to‑table dining, cozy tavern and living rooms, sur‑ rounded by 150 mountainside acres. Winter sports abound...x‑country ski, snowshoe or sled right here, or ski and skate nearby. Weddings, reunions and family gatherings our specialty. Firelit country dining and spir‑ its surrounded by views and romantic ambi‑ ence. The Carlson Family, Innkeepers. Yankee “Editors’ Pick.” Fodor’s “Choice.” Mobil 3 Stars. $$‑$$$$  A BENNINGTON FOUR CHIMNEYS INN 802‑447‑3500 21 West Rd., Rte. 9W, Bennington, VT 05201 Often recognized as one of the most romantic Vermont inns. The Four Chimneys Inn man‑ sion estate lies in the heart of Old Bennington. Crisp and clean. Warm and welcoming. Modern comforts of home. Private renovat‑ ed baths, Wi‑Fi, cable TV, individual heat controls, A/C. The perfect choice for your Vermont getaway. $$ ‑ $$$$  AR BRATTLEBORO FOUR COLUMNS INN AND ARTISAN RESTAURANT AND TAVERN 802‑365‑7713 21 West St., Newfane, VT 05345 Sixteen gloriously-refreshed guestrooms, a spa, stunning grounds and Artisan Restaurant & Tavern. Executive Chef Frederic Kieffer and staff have recommitted to the farm‑to‑table roots pioneered at Four Columns in the 1960s. The most romantic getaway for skiers and foodies alike.  INN ON PUTNEY ROAD BED AND BREAKFAST 802‑254‑6268 192 Putney Rd., Brattleboro, VT 05301 Walk downtown from our luxury B&B rated one of the “Top 10 B&Bs in New England.” Best of New England 2014 by Yankee Magazine . Gourmet breakfast, complimentary snacks and beverages, billiards and hot tub. Located on the water with direct access to 18 miles of walking and hiking trails, elegant gardens, fireplaces, and private baths make our six- room inn truly unique. $$ ‑ $$$ R ISLAND POND ESSEX HOUSE & TAVERN 802‑723‑9888 138 Cross St., Island Pond, VT 05846 With a restored lobby and a revitalized tav‑ ern, this locally operated establishment is unlike chain hotels! We serve lunch and din‑ ner with a menu sure to capture your taste buds. Our rooms have been given a fresh, comforting feel including light‑limiting cur‑ tains and a flat screen TV in every room. We strive to make your stay as enjoyable and relaxing as possible. $‑$$  KILLINGTON INN AT LONG TRAIL 802‑775‑7181 709 Rte. 4, Sherburne Pass Killington, VT 05751 Vermont’s first lodge for skiers! Enjoy the rustic splendor of our country inn, candlelit dining, award‑winning chef, hot tub, fire‑ place suites, whirlpool rooms, cozy rustic living room. McGrath’s Irish pub, draught Guinness, live Irish music weekends. Pets accepted—limited—prior approval. $‑$$$$  AR LUDLOW/OKEMO PETTIGREW INN 802‑228‑4846 or 800‑223‑4846 13 Pleasant St., Ludlow, VT 05149 Located near Okemo in the heart of Ludlow and convenient walking distance to restau‑ rants and shops, The Pettigrew Inn provides elegant accommodations and gourmet break‑ fast, featuring home‑baked goods and fresh, seasonal ingredients. Guests can choose from 14 luxurious king or queen rooms or suites, many with fireplaces, spa tub and TV. $‑$$$$  R MAD RIVER VALLEY WEST HILL HOUSE B&B 802‑496‑7162 1496 West Hill Rd., Warren, VT 05674 Minutes to Sugarbush, Mad River Glen and X‑C skiing. An historic 1850s home offer‑ ing comfort, hospitality and great breakfasts. Nine guestrooms with gas fireplaces, phones, HDTVs, private baths with Jacuzzis or steam showers. Wines, Vermont beers, single malt scotch and liqueurs. Three common rooms with HDTV, fireplaces and a pool table. No smoking.Children12+welcome. $$‑$$$ AR 138 Cross Street - Island Pond, VT | 802-723-9888 F E A T U R E D I N N S A N D B & B S F eatured I nns and B&B s With guestrooms featuring fireplaces, high thread count sheets, fresh coffee and home‑ made breakfasts, Vermont inns and bed & breakfasts offer exceptional experiences while visiting. Whether you are here for a romantic get‑ away, outdoor adventure, or business trip, the knowledge of our innkeepers will give you the insider’s view of the best places to eat and play. N O R T H E R N VT C E N T R A L VT S O U T H E R N VT WEST HILL HOUSE