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Irondequoit, New York
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The people that work at the Dorset Inn are great. They helped me get my luggage to my room and were great at keeping it clean. The complimentary breakfast was awesome. They also have Tea Time around 3 or 4 that I really liked with snacks. I walked around the whole place and all of the rooms have been renovated...

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Dorsetinnkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Dorset Inn, responded to this review

Hello Aaron, Thank you for taking the time to write about us. We are glad you enjoyed breakfast, tea time, the bar and our historic charm. Please come back and stay, we loved having you. The Dorset Inn Team

Reviewed 2 June 2016

We stayed in the Dorset Inn in May 2016. Our room was so beautiful. It had a two way fireplace, two tvs, a beautifully renovated shower and yummy little munchies! The staff was incredibly accommodating. They offered to help us with our luggage and with reservation times for other restaurants. We loved the bartender Patrick and also had lovely breakfasts...

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Dorsetinnkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Dorset Inn, responded to this review

Hello Uketasha, Wow. You sure sound like you had an amazing trip. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review. These reviews not only help us better serve you, but give people a chance to hear from the guest about their personal experience. Thank you again, Dana

long island, ny
Reviewed 31 May 2016

From the minute we walked in the front door until we checked out, our experience at the Dorset Inn was wonderful. Renee gave us several suggestions regarding sightseeing. Patrick in the tavern was warm and friendly. Our server, Carol, was wonderful. The inn is charming and the rooms are extremely clean. Dinner in the dining room was fantastic. Carol knew...

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Dorsetinnkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Dorset Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kinds words. I'll be sure to share with the team. Hope you made it back to Long Island safe and sound. Hope to see you again. -The Dorset Inn Team

Lenox, Massachusetts
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I had heard some great things about this Inn, so when a friend booked it for me, I was very excited. The positive aspects are. 1.) Its in a gorgeous area and tastefully decorated 2.) The kitchen and dining staff went above and beyond for us and the included breakfast I thought was delicious. 3) Parking was ample, check in...

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Reviewed 21 May 2016

The service was excellent. Breakfast was included and delicious. The presentation was wonderful. The waitresses was very personable. We will definitely stay there again. Rooms were clean and decorated beautifully decorated.

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Dorsetinnkeeper, Guest Relations Manager at The Dorset Inn, responded to this review

Hello Lois, Thank you so much for your kind words, we enjoyed having you. We take great pride in what we do and are always eager to hear what you liked and/or how we can improve. Thank you for taking the time to write this. We hope to see you again soon. Best Regards, Dana

Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at the Dorset Inn as a weekend getaway. The Inn was beautiful and very clean. The room was spacious and extremely comfortable. The staff was welcoming and very helpful. We arrived around dinner time and I found the evening manager extremely pleasant and helpful. It is located very close to the Outlets and great local dining. I...

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Dorsetinnkeeper, Hospitality Associate at The Dorset Inn, responded to this review

Hello Colby, I'm sorry to hear that your food experience was not what you had hoped it would be. We take great pride in offering our guests a wonderful experience at both the Inn and Restaurant. We understand that traveling is a luxury and a special treat for most. That being said, we invite you back the next time you...

Newtown, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Great location off the main road with plenty of parking. The room was smallish but nice- fairly new and looked updated,very clean. The staff was very nice and helpful. The location is convenient to Manchester, but still very quiet. For the summer they do have a pool at their sister inn up the road. And their back lot is great...

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Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Rumi once said, "Travel brings power and love back into your life". Rumi must have stayed at the Dorset Inn. After eight months of corporate travel, I needed a quick, relaxing getaway that wasn’t work related. A beautiful three-hour drive, from Greenwich, CT lead me to the Dorset Inn in Dorset, VT. A crackling wood-burning fire welcomed me at the...

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Riverside, Rhode Island
Reviewed 27 April 2016

My husband and I had a wonderful 2 night stay at the Dorset Inn. We were given a tour of the Inn, which I thought was great! Checking in was pleasant as were all the staff! We loved our room and the bathroom was so nice and very clean! We choose to eat in the Tavern, which we loved! The...

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Bronx, New York
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Have stayed and have had dinner there twice, Last time was their specialty "New Orleans dinner" found food and service to be very good. Rooms are well appointed, However, on our last stay the thermostat was in room # 2 and we were in room # 1, around 2 AM it became very warm in the room, and unless you...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gracious lodging, gourmet dining, fine wines & great spirits - all trademarks of Vermont's oldest continually operating inn. Nestled on the green in a picturesque Vermont village,The Dorset Inn has offered traditional New England Hospitality for more than 200 years. 26 uniquely appointed guest rooms & three room luxury suites featuring fireplaces & whirlpool bathrooms. The Wine Spectator awarded restaurant serves dinner nightly. A long time favorite with locals, the Tavern offers microbrew & unique beers, extensive single malt scotch & Irish whiskey list & wide array of cocktails & aperitifs. From the quiet getaway to the outdoor adventure vacation...skiing at Bromley & Stratton, shopping Manchester's designer outlets, hiking & biking on local trails, golfing, kayaking & canoeing, antiquing, perusing museums...all these activities and more are located within minutes of The Dorset Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dorset Inn

Address: 8 Church Street, Dorset, VT 05251
Region: United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > Dorset
Price Range: RM789 - RM4,816 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Dorset Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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