Whether you’ve never been to Vermont before, or you’re a Vermonter looking for an awesome getaway, there most definitely is an accommodation that will give you a once in a lifetime experience. From extravagant resorts, to peaceful cabins, to tree houses, farm stays and a solar dome, you will never have to stay in a boring motel room again.
1) A garden sanctuary
Sanctuary Vermont sits on an adorable organic farm in Westminster West and provides you with delicious natural meals while you take in the serenity and beauty of the wildlife around.
2) A geodesic solar dome.
For an off-the-grid eco-friendly experience, this place has it all. Feel free to play a giant game of mega chess on the porch overlooking the gorgeous meadow.
3) An A-frame house on an artist's colony.
At Tall Rock Retreat in Calais you truly have an authentic experience exploring miles of undeveloped forests while living in the cutest rural community around.
4) A cozy treehouse submerged in the woods.
At The Tiny Fern Forest Treehouse in Lincoln you can snuggle up in the loft then relax in the year-round hot tub under the stars.
5) Hotel Vermont
For the ultimate contemporary experience that all Vermonters will love, be sure to head here. The completely unique rooms are decorated using Vermont resources and products - they even have sap buckets for trash cans!
6) The Essex Culinary Resort & Spa
With nearby fishing, hiking, hot air ballooning and even a rock and ice ropes course, you're guaranteed to have an outstanding stay here. Try a class Chef Cook's Academy and head home with new recipes.
7) Woodstock Inn
This timeless resort, designed by Lawrence and Mary Rockefeller, is a wonderful place to experience the small town of Woodstock while exploring the great outdoors among the Green Mountains.
8) An adorable log cabin in the woods.
At Sterling Ridge Resort in Jeffersonville you can enjoy all of the adventure that Mt. Mansfield, Stowe and Smuggler's Notch has to offer. Plus you're able to bring your furry friends along!
9) Home Place Bed & Breakfast
This idyllic farm stay is complete with a barn full of livestock, hammocks and beautiful gardens among the 100 acres of woods.
10) Made INN Vermont B&B
This all-inclusive chic spot includes an exquisite "living museum" and serves only the best beer - Vermont's favorite Heady Topper.
11) The Trapp Family Lodge
If you're in the Stowe area, this is definitely a place worth checking out. The resort sits atop 2500 acres of land and offers incredible mountain views and an Austrian-style authentic experience.
12) A lakefront cottage that is truly one of a kind
At One of a Kind B&B in Burlington you can kick back and relax right on Lake Champlain without even leaving your doorstep.
13) And even on your own private island!
Is there really anyone who wouldn't want to stay on their own secluded acre of land equipped with every outdoor amenity you can imagine? Best news - it's even affordable.
Now I suppose it’s time to save up and start planning those vacation days, because you’re going to want to try all of these, of course. Which one would you visit first?