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Oro Valley, Arizona
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We found this Phinneas Swan B&B through Airbnb. We were very pleased with our stay. Darren and Lynne were wonderful. When we arrived, Darren showed us around and made sure we had everything we needed. We stayed in one of the suites that looked on the river and woods. We had access to a hot tub, and continental and hot...

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

We're so glad your family had such an awesome vacation with us! Happy we could pamper you at every turn, and glad you discovered that a *real* B&B is the best kind of "air" B&B! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is so comfortable...the bed was fantastic. They put memory foam and a down topper on the beds. Never have we slept that good away from our own bed. The food here is unmatched. I promise if you book at this 5 Star B&B...you will be glad you did. Darren and Lynne make you feel like you are family....

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your compliments! We're glad you had such a great stay during your first visit to Vermont! We're also glad you enjoyed your Snowmobile Adventure - it's one of the several activity packages we offer to guests who want to experience the beauty that is Vermont in winter. We hope we see you again soon during more...

nj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another visit to this lovely little property, brought along a friend who said it was the quaintest B&B they'd ever been too. We stayed in the Bulldog Room this go around. Perfect accommodations for the three of us, privacy, and shared space, and just steps away from the hot tub, breakfast and the best cookies on the planet. Barb was...

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

We're so pleased that our team members - especially lovely Barb - stay true to our vision of how Phineas guests need to be treated. That she was more than happy to rush downstairs and whip up more "emergency" chocolate-chip cookies after our supply ran out in the fireplace room Saturday evening says a lot about her, and also about...

Williamstown, Ontario
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always enjoy returning here to our favourite getaway in Vermont! Hearty breakfasts, cozy fires, and comfortable rooms with amazing beds. Walking distance to some restaurants nearby and by driving 10 minutes up the mountain road (route 242). We always feel welcomed by the owners and they take good care of us during our stay along with their staff. Looking...

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thanks as always for your rave review. We've always said that repeat guests such as yourselves are the greatest compliment we can receive!

Burlington, VT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Phineas was the perfect place for our group of 5. We had the black bear suite and it comfortably fit us and all our ski gear. The suite was adorable with its rustic furnishings and decor. The owners Lynne and Darren were incredibly friendly and approachable. Convenient location, next to a few places to eat and drink, and a couple...

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We were so happy to be your home away from home during your ski trip. You all were great guests and we're glad you got to enjoy the night life here in Montgomery, the "Fun Side of Jay Peak." Looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 5 January 2017

We were at Phineas Swann for 2 nights and totally enjoyed it. My brother, niece, my two kids, our beagle and I were very comfortable. The host and hostess here got out of their way to make you feel welcome. The freshly baked cookies that waited for us in our room were a nice touch, especially after driving a few...

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

We're so glad your whole family got to enjoy a great Vermont vacation. We're only just 6 miles from New York City, and while that sometimes seems like a lot, it's really an escape worth taking. We enjoyed your three children (and of course, Marshall & Magnolia's cousin beagle!) and the special dog bed we had waiting for him right...

Reviewed 31 December 2016

How lucky we were to find a room for 5 of us at Phineas Swann B&B! The room was comfortable for all of us and the breakfasts were declicious! I highly recommend this cozy location any time of year. Bobbee

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for finding us. We enjoyed hosting your entire family in our Trout River Suite, and making breakfast for your whole group! Hope we get to see you again soon!

Patchogue, United States
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We stayed 3 nights in the Bulldog Suite with our pooch. It was like having your own apartment - very cozy and everything you could possibly need. Breakfast, prepared by Barb, was out of this world (blueberry pancakes one morning and stuffed French toast the next). There was fresh fruit and several choices of juice each morning as well as...

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! Barb so enjoyed hosting you during your Thanksgiving week stay! We're glad you enjoyed all the great breakfasts, and our snow-covered grounds! We hope to see you again soon!

Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Can't say enough about our 2-night stay: Engaging innkeepers who took the time to chat and get to know us while giving us a quick tour of the property and making us feel like we were in our very own home; our room in the main house was beyond incredible with lavish furnishings and bedding and a beautiful modern bath...

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

The service and property exceed even 5-diamond level hotels? Wow! What a wonderful compliment! We appreciate your kind review and glad you enjoyed every aspect of your stay, from the quaint yet modern rooms and baths to the great breakfasts and places to have dinner here in town. We hope we get to see you again soon!

California, Maryland
Reviewed 20 October 2016

When searching for a place to go on our honeymoon, we wanted something beautiful, relaxing and where we could bring our pup - Phineas Swann was just that! The inn was incredibly comfortable, and accommodating. Every morning Lynne & Darren had a delicious breakfast (I'm still dreaming of the stuffed french toast!), and were willing to give tips for the...

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Darren D, Owner at Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Congratulations on your new life together! We loved hosting your elopement, and love hosting your fur-baby! We love being able to match guests' interests with all the fun things they can do at the top of Vermont. For some, a visit to Ben & Jerry's is a must. For others, exploring trails and hidden gems in what they want. Regardless,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to pampered luxury at our romantic not just pet-friendly, but PET CENTRIC inn. Our all-season retreat, located only 7 miles from Jay Peak Ski and Golf Resort, offers unparalleled comfort and personal service. Rooms and suites feature four-poster beds, fine antiques, luxurious linens, fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs, individual climate controls with Air Conditioning (a rarity for northern Vermont), televisions with HD Cable with movie channels and DVD players in all rooms, Free local and long distance calling , and Free WiFi internet plus a guest computer in our lounge. Extensive public areas and gardens open to all guests. Unlimited all day coffee, tea, soda, hot chocolate and apple cider, snacks and treats. TV room with large screen plasma TV. Located directly on the Trout River. Outdoor Hot Tub. Dinner served with advance reservations. Hiking, Biking (home of Bike VT bicycling tours for our area), Canoeing and Guide Services in the area. Rated number one in the state on TripAdvisor overall, and rated the most pet friendly inn in New England on TripAdvisor. Incredible personalized service from on site owners who are available to help you 24 hours a day. LGBT friendly. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn

Address: 195 Main St, Montgomery Center, VT 05471-7105
Region: United States > Vermont > Montgomery Center
Price Range: £178 - £326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Phineas Swann Bed and Breakfast Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“I think our suite was Blackbear, and it has a deck and a really wonderful view of the river.”
 of 5 bubbles garyjbjr, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Trout River Suite has a river view”
 of 5 bubbles N1168QTjoannas, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Bulldog Suite is on the first floor in the Carriage House. River suites face the Trout River.”
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  • Rusty enjoying his home away from home.
 of 5 bubbles 257dawnf, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get one upstairs they must have some view”
 of 5 bubbles Lisanaper, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are splendid and there are 2 "pet friendly" rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles mashbee2016, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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