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The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa

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“cooking class”(175 reviews)
“culinary resort”(97 reviews)
“chef's table”(40 reviews)
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I very much enjoyed our stay. The staff was very friendly and accommodating! The food both delivered to our room and at Junction was phenomenal. Good price for a lot of class and quirky decor!More

Thank Amy P
Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 2 March 2018

Amy, we’re so glad to read that you and your husband had a great experience! The team here at The Essex is happy to hear such great feedback; we strive to provide phenomenal culinary experiences for all of our guests and we're so proud that...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Cooking classes are done well, however the food at the restaurant is average. I stepped on broken glass that was scattered on the floor of our room when we first arrived which was a little concerning. The staff did come to vacuum afterwards, however I...More

1  Thank Michael S
Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us, Michael. We're glad to hear you enjoyed our cooking classes, but are sorry that the rest of your stay did not meet your expectations. Our team is looking into our cleaning procedures to...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018

Our room was perfect. Right in the center of the hotel over the entrance. The halls smell like fresh baked cookies in the morning!!! Both restaurants are excellent. And the pastry bar at check-in makes it difficult to pass without taking something delicious back to...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Very happy with the accommodations, spa, and dining experience. My wife and I needed a night away and booked the Health & Wellness package on short notice. We got great massages from Forrest. Our dinner in The Tavern was great and Leslie was a great...More

Thank Steve C
Response from Taylor V, Social Media Manager at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & SpaResponded 21 February 2018

We’re so glad to read that you and your wife had a great experience! The team here at The Essex is happy to hear such great feedback about the Health & Wellness package you booked. We'll pass along your kind comments to Forrest and Leslie....More

Reviewed 16 February 2018

There is so much to do at the resort, even in the winter. I would definitely recommend taking advatage of the spa with suana and the outdoor hot tub. The Tavern has a great beer selection, which we enjoyed. My parents joined my fiance and...More

Thank Alaina P
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helmsman1
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Response from Gayle M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are both handicapped accessible.
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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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