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Basin Harbor

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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
3 Star Hotel
Basin Harbor is a 700 acre resort and boat club on the shores of Lake Champlain. Owned and operated by 4th generation innkeepers, we have over 130 years of exceptional guest service. Open for three seasons, Basin Harbor offers a peaceful retreat for anyone who enjoys the outdoors...
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4800 Basin Harbor Rd, Vergennes, VT 05491-8521
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35.2 km to Burlington Intl Airport
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Basin Harbor for a family vacation, but it was certainly not as we expected for $749 per night for a 2 bedroom lake cottage (with tax and service fee)! We had booked for 4 nights but decided to leave after 3 nights for...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We attended a mid-September wedding here and the weather was spectacular for the outdoor ceremony, cocktail hour and tented reception. There was a spectacular sunset over the lake. We stayed on the second floor of the Summit. Our room was renovated and had a fabulous...More

1  Thank Lisa F
Response from Pennie B, Owner at Basin HarborResponded 21 September 2017

Basin Harbor is a wonderful venue for a wedding! We're so glad these guests enjoyed the celebration, and the resort. Come back soon! Sincerely, Pennie Beach Fourth Generation Host

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed at Basin Harbor for 4 nights and were pleasantly surprised at how beautiful the actual basin harbor really was, not just a name. We have been looking for a cottage style vacation but we’re always apprehensive because typically the word “cottage” goes hand...More

1  Thank TheLoudFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The more days we stayed the more we enjoyed our stay. Plenty to do for toddlers to retirees. We stayed 3 nights and couldn't fit in swimming, boating, biking and the evening entertainment. The breakfast buffet was delicious with a big selection of professionally prepared...More

Thank Raisinbaby
Response from Pennie B, Owner at Basin HarborResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for spending time at Basin Harbor recently. We are delighted that all found plenty to do. We'll pass your comments on the food along to the culinary team, and revisit the portion sizes at the Red Mill. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I do not appreciate dogs roaming around and not on leash in the beach area. This is not in keeping with this level of accommodation. It's nice that young staff feel free to sit at the Burger bar, but they take up most of the...More

2  Thank 866barbara
Response from Pennie B, Owner at Basin HarborResponded 6 days ago

We couldn’t agree more that dogs should be leashed! It is not safe, as one never really knows what dogs will do in any situation, and it is terrifying to people who may be afraid of them. It is not respectful of others. And staff...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 219 - US$ 827 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 219 - US$ 827 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Julie B
25 September 2017|
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Response from HLRumble | Property representative |
The property is very walkable. We have staff available 24 hours a day that can also provide rides in golf carts or vans. Additionally we also offer bike rentals as well as golf cart rentals.
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WunderlustKDG
26 June 2017|
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Response from Pennie B | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed to be in cottages while guests are out, and it is suggested that you keep the animal in a crate for its safety.
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JBinBeantown
7 July 2016|
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Response from Pennie B | Property representative |
It is always our goal to have all amenities up and running during Social Season. Please feel free to call me at 800-622-4000 at any time for an update. I don't recall which amenities were not available at the end of last... More
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"homestead house is good for groups, the cabins are great for moderate sized families"
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"Thin walls and creaking floors fir light sleepers take a room on the third floor."
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"Cottages on the lake, with a deck perched above the water......AWESOME!"
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"Stay somewhere else."
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