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The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“cooking class”(175 reviews)
“culinary resort”(97 reviews)
“chef's table”(40 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 March 2015

My husband and I have been here several times over many years and have always enjoyed our stay, as we did this time. The new spa building and all it offers to overnight guests is simply wonderful. We availed ourselves of several hours spent in...More

Thank Coachjude
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 16 March 2015

Dear Coachjude, Thank you for choosing to return and visit with us again. I am so very happy to hear you had another enjoyable stay overall. Naz Jenulevich General Manager

Reviewed 2 March 2015

We had such a fantastic experience last year, we decided to return. The staff (except the bartender on his last day working for the hotel who ignored us to talk with 2 gentlemen at the bar) were helpful and friendly. The spa experience was fantastic...More

3  Thank RodeoRN
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 10 March 2015

Dear RodeoRN, Thank you for choosing to return and stay with us again. It is unfortunate to read that some of the wonderful memories and experiences of your last stay did not measure up this time. Our entire Food & Beverage team is dedicated to...More

Reviewed 28 February 2015 via mobile

We only stayed here one night. Could have just as well wound up at a motel. Lucky us! The place is elegant. We arrived rather late in the evening, checked in, and went to one of their two restaurants for dessert. They have a culinary...More

1  Thank Martin B
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 10 March 2015

Dear mlb610, It is great to hear you had an enjoyable stay with us. Originally the resort was an extension of the New England Culinary Institute. Some years ago NECI and the resort decided to not continue this relationship so each party could focus on...More

Reviewed 28 February 2015

We had to be in the Essex area on business so I searched Trip Advisor for hotels. I booked The Essex in late January before all the snowstorms hit New England. We arrived on a Wednesday afternoon (2/25) and stayed through a Friday mid-morning. We...More

2  Thank Maine729
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 10 March 2015

Dear Maine729, Thank you so very much for choosing to stay with us at the Essex Resort & Spa. See you again next time! Naz Jenulevich General Manager

Reviewed 28 February 2015

I have always loved going to The Essex, but recently it has not been a good experience. I have given it 3 times to make sure I wrote an accurate review, but unfortunately nothing has changed. The food has been inconsistent at best. Our server,...More

2  Thank caoBurlingtonVermont
Response from EssexResort-VT, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 6 March 2015

Dear caoBurlingtonVermont, It is unfortunate to read that your love of the Essex Resort & Spa was diminished by your last visit. As Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa we understand the need to provide offerings that are superior in every way, every meal, every time....More

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Pool
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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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
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US$166 - US$391 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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helmsman1
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Response from Gayle M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are both handicapped accessible.
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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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Hi, I haven't heard about that and don't see it on their website. I recommend giving them a call.
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