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Dorset Inn

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8 Church Street, Dorset, VT 05251
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We went to Vermont and stayed 2 nights at the Inn. The rooms were a nice size with a very nice bathroom. The Inn is very quaint and cozy. I would recommend it to anyone. The dining room is lovely and the pub is friendly. We cancelled our dinner plans at the Equnox Hotel because of it. We would love... More 

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Franklin MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

My wife and I spent four nights at Dorset Inn in June. The Inn is a very upscale, cozy, old-but-updated inn. The floors creak and some ceilings are low but the building and grounds are very well maintained. Most of the rooms are updated and most of the bathrooms have been recently renovated. The bed is very comfortable although we... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We stayed at the Dorset Inn in March 2015 for my husbands birthday. We had a groupon, and expected a beautiful but standard room. We were upgraded to an amazing suite with fireplace and separate living room. The bathroom was the size of a typical NYC apt!! Huge!! Heated towel rack, huge jet tub, heated floor, giant shower. The living... More 

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Boston, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

My sister gave me a gift certificate to Dorset Inn, knowing it was pet friendly. Dorset Inn was the first B&B my 18 month old Cocker Spaniel stayed. The entire staff couldn't have been more gracious and helpful. The breakfast was delicious, and the black bean burger with sweet potato fries in the tavern were phenomenal. I only wish I... More 

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Haverhill, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

This was a weekend getaway and either one of us new anything about the Inn or area, and what a surprise we got! The inn is the oldest continuing one in Vermont and you would never know it because it is in GREAT shape the rooms the dining areas and the tavern and the common rooms are BEAUTIFUL The breakfast... More 

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Arlington, Vermont
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

So not our crowd! Food was ok and over priced! The servings were mediocre, chicken pot pie, the chicken was in the form of a broth. Waitress "Noonie" was entertaining, but felt a little stuffy. Nothing to make us want to return, it was my daughter's birthday dinner, would not make it a birthday tradition. Not intended for the local... More 

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Rhinebeck, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We have stayed at many a hotel and/or bed and breakfasts in Vermont but since we found the Dorset we have been returning time and again. It's difficult to explain what makes a great place to stay-it might be the comfortable, relaxing fireplace room next to the ultra laidback restaurant/bar area, the dog friendly folks who work there and appreciate... More 

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Newton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My fiance and I just returned from a fabulous weekend at the Dorset Inn. We purchased a package online and had read the glowing reviews. We were really excited to see what all of the buzz was about. The Dorset Inn did not dissapoint. Nestled in the mountains, Dorset is an exquisite and pristine small town. We went during a... More 

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Head of the Harbor, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My wife and I are big skiers always looking for nice places to stay. We hit Pay Dirt with the wonderful Dorset Inn. This is everything you hope for in a cozy Vermont Inn. Excellent food, and a perfect bar. They even let us stay in their wonderful pet friendly room with our pup Zeppelin. And, since we are skiers,... More 

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Lynnfield, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Our children gave us a getaway for Christmas to the Dorset Inn. Due to the horrible parade of storms in Boston this winter we were unable to travel the 3.5 hours to the inn until March. It was worth every minute of the pretty drive!!!! The historic village of Dorset set the tone with the quaint white and green homes... More 

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Dorsetinnkeeper, Manager at Dorset Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review! We're so glad the weather finally let up enough for you to make it to The Dorset Inn this winter! We strive for perfection in every aspect and are delighted you had an exceptional experience. Vermont is just as, if not more, exciting in the summer... More 

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