Set on 300 acres of wildflower meadows and rolling hills in central Vermont, this magical retreat can feel like a bucolic second home, albeit one with a private art collection and a huge variety of outdoor activities. Hand-painted murals, American folk art and rich maple and pine woodwork adorn rustically elegant lounges. The 20 distinctive lodgings, including a self-contained four-suite enclave facing a pond, feature sitting areas with fireplaces that open onto screened porches. Request one of the imaginatively decorated cottages. Log Cabin, Treehouse and Woods rooms are especially appealing. Amenities include an exceptional restaurant backed by a 15,000-bottle wine cellar, a raftered library, a spa, a gym and Japanese-style soaking tubs. Tennis and fishing are offered in summer, and skiing and snowshoeing are available during the winter. Children under the age of 16 are not permitted.
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Farmhouse Suite, $3,200; Woods Cottage, $3,680 (all meals, wine and spirits, and laundry included; minimum stay required).
All meals, snacks and beverages, including cocktails and canapés each evening and s'mores around the bonfire; Gourmet box lunches upon departure; Packing and unpacking service; Laundry service; Unlimited phone calls; Wi-Fi
In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.
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