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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)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The front desk staff at the end was unhelpful and provided poor customer service. I booked our spa services over a month in advance and specifically requested female massage therapist and my friend was assigned a male with barely any apology from the staff at...More

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Thank Kristina V
Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for providing us with feedback on your visit, Kristina. Our team has reviewed all your comments and we extend our sincerest apologies that your spa experience did not meet your expectations during your visit. We are working with both the front desk and...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

My husband and I wanted to get away from the Texas summer heat, and we were pleased to discover The Essex. From the friendly and helpful courtesy van drivers and hotel staff, to the colorful landscaped gardens, the spacious, clean rooms, and the fresh cookies...More

Thank Robin S
Response from GuestExperience_2016, General Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 24 July 2017

Thanks for making the Essex Resort and Spa part of your beat the heat getaway Robin S. We were thrilled to welcome you and your husband to Vermont. It sounds like you experienced many of the services and amenities we love sharing with our guests....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I spent this past weekend for our 20th anniversary. The only reason we stayed was the awesome deal via Hotels.com ($100 CDN per night) Normally this time of year it's $433 USD. The room was very large plenty of room. The bed was a bit...More

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Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us, atsendel. While we are glad you enjoyed your spa and dining experience, we are sorry the certain aspects of your stay did not meet your expectations, especially the things you detailed at our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is absolutely beautiful. The food is excellent and is cooked to order right in front of you. The staff are extremely friendly and willing to help with anything you need. The room are very comfortable with an eclectic design. I would recommend this...More

Thank Nicholas H
Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 6 days ago

We’re so glad to read that you had a great experience, Nicholas! The team here at The Essex is happy to hear such great feedback and we're glad you enjoyed your meal at Junction, our staff and our rooms. We hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is very nice, but I feel the hotel is very run down...I did not sleep well...first night we could not open windows and it was hot and noisy, I was moved to a room where I could open my window, but it was...More

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Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us, 371allisond. We are sorry that we did not meet your expectations. Our team is looking into the two rooms you stayed in to make sure they fit our standards for our guests. We...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
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
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$124 - US$347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$124 - US$347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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helmsman1
20 April 2018|
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Response from Gayle M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are both handicapped accessible.
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371traceym
23 November 2017|
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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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theresame2015
12 September 2017|
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Response from adsmith60 | Reviewed this property |
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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"All rooms seem to be the same."
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"the staff is very nice, but I feel the hotel is very run down...I did not sleep well...first night we could..."
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"All rooms are a great value, you can't choose a bad room"
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"corner rooms are generous"
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