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Address: 1661 E Warren Rd, Waitsfield, VT 05673-7127
Phone Number: +1 802-496-2276
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The Joslyn Round Barn was Built by Clem Joslyn in 1910. Clem eventually...

The Joslyn Round Barn was Built by Clem Joslyn in 1910. Clem eventually sold the farm to his cousin Ralph, who spelled his last name with an “i” (go figure!). It was used as a dairy barn from 1910 until 1969, when Marge Joslin said to Ralph, "either the cows go or I go." Marge (and Ralph) stayed until 1986 when Jack and Doreen Simko bought The Round Barn Farm in March of that year. They spent eighteen months restoring the farmhouse into a seven guestroom Vermont inn, then turned their attention to the Round Barn.

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Fabulous Wedding Venue

There is no better place than Vermont in the Fall, and this was a magical venue. The staff was very accommodating, the food was awesome and the Round Barn's design lent itself... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
dlew66
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is no better place than Vermont in the Fall, and this was a magical venue. The staff was very accommodating, the food was awesome and the Round Barn's design lent itself nicely to the rustic chic atmosphere. I highly recommend it!

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Thank dlew66
Westlake Village, California
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We have stayed here before and always look forward to returning. Good accommodations and a very good and varied breakfast.

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Thank RomanticJB
Saratoga Springs, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is just perfection for an outdoor wedding and cocktail hour. The reception was inside the barn and beyond beautiful. Atmosphere is surreal, delicious food, friendly,warm If you are planning a wedding in Vermont don't miss this spot. Also make sure you hire the man who takes your photo in an old volkswagon bus-a real delight and a fun souvenir... More 

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Thank hhmck120
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

this is Vermont at it's Best, really Beautiful place,grounds,sculpture on the grounds, Heaven, just perfection

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Thank Vita B
Montreal, Canada
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

An unexpected and pleasantly surprise. Stylish but never stiff. Very professional staff. The room was extremely comfy.

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Thank Francois D
Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This place was absolutely wonderful. We had white meat chicken that was incredibly tender. The servers were great. I did not stay there so I can't comment on the rooms. I wish there was more lights in the parking lot. It was hard to walk back at 11 p.m. On the grass.

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Thank lskd216
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

My niece had her wedding here and it was just beautiful... Everything was perfect. Spent the weekend and would recommend highly. Breakfast was 3 courses and heavenly. My room was so comfortable and cozy, over looking the beautiful snow covered fields. The Inn is just beautiful and I will definitely be going back.

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Thank Wendy M
Middlebury, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

After a cold, rainy birthday hike, I surprised my boyfriend with a room at The Round Barn Farm. We warmed up with a steam shower in the Joslin room, which is as beautiful as it is comfortable. The next surprise was a fireside dinner at The Common Man, which was excellent and I highly recommend it. Back at the Inn,... More 

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Thank Hopa R
New Hampshire
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

This is the most perfect inn you will ever find which made me proposing to my boyfriend even better you could not ask for a better place and a better staff for you to have the greatest romantic vacation.To Kim and her husband and the entire staff you made this past week perfect and Dan and I will be back... More 

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

My family and I had a tour of the property last August. We all felt that the place is not what it claims to be. It was not up to par -- the rooms were overly decorated cheaply and dark and dreary. It also smelled dingy and musty. A depressing place inside for the most part. The grounds were lovely... More 

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Kim D, Owner at The Round Barn Farm, responded to this review

The Mad River Valley is a magical place and we are happy that you found a B&B elsewhere in the Valley where you are comfortable. Our fellow Innkeepers and hospitality professionals in the Valley take great pride in crafting properties which provide a unique lodging experience for every visitor. There’s certainly something for everyone here and we are thrilled to... More 

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