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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“grand suite”(11 reviews)
“cafe provence”(13 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Conference Facilities
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3 Star Hotel
The Lilac Inn is a luxury romantic Vermont Country Inn and Boutique Bed and Breakfast known for romantic Vermont getaways, custom Vermont destination wedding packages and special family celebrations - in any season. Featured in Yankee, Country Living and Vermont magazines, the feel...
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Location and contact
53 Park St, Brandon, VT 05733-1121
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31.8 km to Rutland Airport
12 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviews (203)
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We started our Inn to Inn Biking Tour at the Lilac Inn and what a luxurious treat!! Our room was top notch and Doug and Shelley were incredibly kind and bent over backwards to make sure that we had everything we needed. The breakfast was...More

Thank Didi B
Response from Lilacinn, Owner at Lilac InnResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for staying with us during your Vermont biking vacation and for your review. Brandon is centrally located in the Champlain Valley for great biking and close to the Green Mountains for hiking vacations. We know how important having a good breakfast is to...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

We loved the Lilac Inn! It has everything we want as guests in a bed and breakfast: beautifully decorated, spacious bedrooms with comfortable beds and antique furniture; large bathrooms; lovely living-room area filled with interesting things; a reading room; large front verandah surrounded by gorgeous...More

Thank MKSSA
Response from Lilacinn, Owner at Lilac InnResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for being our guests and for your review. We love sharing our ‘summer cottage’ and its spacious rooms and our eclectic collection of antiques and décor. It is nice when summer comes to be able to relax on the front veranda or the...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017

I can't say enough wonderful things about the Lilac Inn. I recently attended a wedding there and it was the most incredible experience. The place is gorgeous, the food was fantastic, the staff was friendly and helpful and my best friend's daughter's wedding was the...More

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Response from Lilacinn, Owner at Lilac InnResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for staying with us for a wedding and we are very glad you enjoyed our inn and staff. The Lilac Inn began life as a ‘summer cottage’ in the Newport. R.I. style and we try to keep that feeling of a grand home...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Our daughter was married at the Lilac Inn. Shelly and Doug, the proprietors, were extremely accommodating. The nine guest rooms were very nice and well decorated. The garden is beautiful, and perfect for a wedding. The food was excellent, as was the service. If you're...More

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Response from Lilacinn, Owner at Lilac InnResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for selecting us for your daughter’s wedding and reception. The Inn started life a summer mansion built for grand parties, and, what is more special than a wedding. As Shelly is fond of saying, “if these walls could talk this house is very...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Family member got married here and the place was awesome. The owners and small staff were so helpful and ready to serve your every need. Breakfast was very tasty. Rooms spacious and beautifully decorated. Would come back in a heartbeat.More

Thank Andrew A
Response from Lilacinn, Owner at Lilac InnResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for being our guests and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and our hospitality. When we found the Lilac Inn, seventeen years ago we knew instantly that it was the inn for us. We love hosting weddings and having guests that...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 148 - US$ 248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 148 - US$ 248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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UsaSandy
11 January 2017|
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Response from Lilacinn | Property representative |
We could upgrade you to king bedded rooms
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UsaSandy
11 January 2017|
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Response from Lilacinn | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in the Lilac Inn. Brandon is the next town South of Middlebury, about 20 minutes. Our restaurant is only available for groups and functions, but we do a cooked to order breakfast for guests each... More
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Famished
3 November 2015|
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Response from Lilacinn | Property representative |
We are not near any Metro stops, as there is not a subway system in Vermont as we are a rural state. There is AMTRAK service to Rutland which is 20 miles to the south.
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Room Tips
"Stairs access all rooms, some rooms are away from others more so than the rest."
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"The Grand Suite is amazing, but all the other rooms are lovely with unique charm of their own. You can't..."
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"Several rooms to choose from depending on your preference and pet friendly"
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"Although all of the rooms are beautifully decorated, we favor the Grand suite.... so special for us."
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