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Palmer House

2.5 of 5 Motel   |   5383 Main Street , Route 7A North, Manchester, VT 05255
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Ranked #5 of 15 Hotels in Manchester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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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Norwalk, Connecticut
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67 reviews 67 reviews
13 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the location which was very close to town center. Property was lovely, spacious and very well maintained - very nice amenities great for families. Staff was extremely friendly and nice. Overall very nice place to stay at.

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here while participating in the Vermont Challenge a four day bike ride that rides point to point. On the day of out arrival it was very chilly and rather then hang around at the post ride festivities we headed straight to the Palmer House. Our room wasn't ready since we were very early but we... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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145 reviews 145 reviews
16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arriving after a fairly long drive we were happy to find this resort to have lovely lawns and gardens, nicely appointed rooms and a very nice and helpful staff. It is well within walking distance of the shopping and many eateries of Manchester. You can play miniature golf or a small 3 par course. Better yet as it was not... More

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Harwich, Massachusetts
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68 reviews 68 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think the best comment is to say we loved our stay and will be back. EVERYONE we met the five nights we stayed at Palmer House in August, 2014 were repeat visitors. They come back every year. That speaks to the quality of the service that the Palmer House provides. This is a very well run motel that reflects... More

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Tina F, Front Office Manager at Palmer House, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you for that wonderful review. You made ME want to stay here! Booking for 2 nights and staying for 5...that is really great. Next time, make a reservation for 5 nights and stay for 10...you've got a lot of catching up to do with all the other repeat customers! Looking forward to seeing you again, Sincerely, Tina Fries More

Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My boyfriend and I drove to Vermont for a weekend vacation and when we were less than a mile from the Palmer House our car broke down. The staff went above and beyond to make sure that we got the car to the correct auto repair shop for our needs. We were so lucky to have chosen Palmer House where... More

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Tina F, Front Office Manager at Palmer House, responded to this review

Thank you for that kind review. All I can say, is come back and come back soon! Sincerely, Tina Fries More

Cheshire
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132 reviews 132 reviews
39 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Stayed for three nights at this motel. First credit to the staff. Our journey did not take as long as expected and as a consequence we were able to arrive a day early. A phone call at night to the motel to enquire whether this was possible was dealt with efficiently to the extent that the receptionist, Amy, we think... More

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Tina F, Front Office Manager at Palmer House, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Yes, hooray for Amy for not only staying to welcome you but making you feel welcome! I was delighted that you partook of all that was offered and your assessment of our amenities was accurate and fair. We will all look forward to your return! Sincerely, Tina Fries More

Walpole, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The staff was friendly, Rooms were good size and very clean. I thought the price was quite high for a motel. They did have a nine hole par three, if your into golf, also a pool which was a bit small. The grounds were well maintained.

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Tina F, Front Office Manager at Palmer House, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking time for a review. I was sorry to hear you felt the price was on the high side. Although much of the layout is in motel format in that you can drive right up to your room, it is so much more than that. The size of the room along with outdoor seating overlooking... More

Sutton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My wife and I have been coming to Manchester each summer for many years and almost always stay at the Palmer House. We have tried the pond-view suites, the front house rooms, and the motel style rooms. All have been fine, but for the value we are partial to the motel-style rooms near the front of the property....they are over-sized... More

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Tina F, Front Office Manager at Palmer House, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review. It sounds like you must have stayed with the last guests who sent in a review...you liked all the same things! And what a great over-view of our property. I'm glad you like the layout of the rooms (two sinks always get a thumbs up!) and I agree, they are quite spacious. We... More

North Smithfield, Rhode Island
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My husband and I went to stay there for the weekend and wished we had stayed longer. The property was beautiful and the rooms were exceptional clean and up to date. I especially liked the fact there were no children under 12 that are allowed to stay . I have grandchildren and love children but when I get away I... More

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Tina F, Front Office Manager at Palmer House, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time for such a lovely review. I was very happy to hear you could relax by the pool and use all the other amenities at your leisure. The one thing that threw me was your mentioning cooking in your Suite. While some do have refrigerator, microwave, coffee pot and table, there really is... More

Stamford, Connecticut
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111 reviews 111 reviews
47 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We arrived late and the owner gave us a discount. It is pricey for a motel, but the place has many amenities you don't expect at motel. The pool is beautiful, the grounds offer three holes of golf plus a tennis court. You also can have a continental breakfast for $2.50 extra which is a great deal. The rooms are... More

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Tina F, Front Office Manager at Palmer House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and a chance to respond to some of your thoughts. Understandably, you would wonder why rooms might be bunched together when other sections appear empty. Usually, this is a case of maintenance (i.e. painting in rooms or carpet cleaning, etc. to keep everything looking fresh for the next guest). At times, we try to paint/clean... More

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Address: 5383 Main Street , Route 7A North, Manchester, VT 05255
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Location: United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > Manchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Palmer House 2.5*
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Also Known As:
Palmer House Hotel Manchester
Palmer Hotel Manchester Center
Palmer Motel Manchester Center

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