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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
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“wilson house”(7 reviews)
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Village St, P.O. Box 46, East Dorset, VT 05253
20.5 miles to Rutland Airport
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

The Wilson House is the restored 1852 hotel and bar in which Bill W., one of the founders of AA, was born. There are rooms to rent, recovery meetings from Friday through Tuesday, sober swag to purchase, and a luscious Friday night dinner. Highly recommended....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank grasshoppergirl26
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Quaint, cool old inn that is the birthplace of A.A. Co-founder Bill Wilson. I was there for the Friday night dinner which was a tasty homestyle buffet of Meatloaf and sides. If you are in recovery it's especially meaningful. The Inn was the birthplace and...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank James O
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Super important landmark with rich history. Dropped by during women's retreat. Guests were particularly welcoming but house guide/host is very friendly and knowledgeable of the Wilson family's history.

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank sjdif
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A highly recommended place to stay and visit. If you have a connection to the program of recovery, then your stay will mean even more than you know. What an experience. A historical landmark that holds meetings during specific days (see their website for days/times)...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Todd L
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This was our third time staying in the Wilson house having travelled to Vermont from Ireland. We feel a special connection to the house due to its association with Bill Wilson, who was one of the founders of Alcoholics Anonymous and co writer of the...More

Date of stay: September 2016
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United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > East Dorset
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United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > East Dorset
Traveller (12)
Dining (3)
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"Room 9 is very quiet and is right beside the bathroom"
29 Sep 2016
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"Book at the marble edge across the street, Or better yet, go to the Aerie inn where the Wilsons lived..."
27 Dec 2014
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"Get a room any room! Although theres one that has its own bathroom a bitmore $$ though..."
2 Nov 2014
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"No locks on door's! Very hot in the rooms. Very poor air quality! Find out if you can open a window."
1 Dec 2013
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