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Swift House Inn

25 Stewart Lane, Middlebury, VT 05753
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Ranked #4 of 10 Middlebury B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A pretty historic building with nice grounds within walking distance to Middlebury shops and restaurants. Our room in the main house was noisy – a combination of lack of insulation and the fact that the dining room and kitchen for the on-site restaurant are right underneath the rooms. Service was welcoming and responsive. Breakfast was disappointing and not on a... More

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Glendale, AZ
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our first trip to Vermont was made even more spectacular by our two night stay at the Swift House Inn. We stayed in the luxurious Carriage House in a very spacious room with a King bed and a pullout couch--perfect for our family of three. The room was beautifully appointed, as were all the areas of the Inn. Breakfast was... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the gatehouse for 2 nights. It was a great, relaxing trip. The location was great for walking downtown, driving to VT breweries and sightseeing around VT. The staff was super helpful, the local breakfast foods were delicious! Try the homemade granola! We ate breakfast both days on the large covered porch. Great place to stay!

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Hanover, New Hampshire
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We stayed at the Swift House Inn on our bicycle trip following the Adventure Cycling Association's Green Mountain Loop route through the state of Vermont. We were in the Lucy Ford-Slade room in the Gate House across the street and a few doors down from the main part of the Inn. While the interior of the Gate House didn't appear... More

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
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8 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Once again Tripadvisor led us to some of the good life--this time it was because my wife wanted to pursue some laid-back rural tourism in New England, and some searching about took us to west Vermont and this highly-recommended lodging for a few nights. It was splendid! This B&B is in a historical property, buildings about 200 years old, generous... More

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Clifton Park, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This was our first stay at the Swift House Inn and what a delightful time we had. We stayed in the Carriage House with our service dog. Dan and Michele are gracious, caring hosts. Our room was lovely, the staff was friendly and attentive, and the food was delicious. We look forward to returning soon!

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Edina, Minnesota
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

It was by dumb luck that we stayed at the Swift House. We are very glad for our luck. Room was great, staff was awesome, and the breakfast was even better. We were in the main house and everything was prefect. On our next stay we will be there longer.

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New York, NY
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This was our second stay at the Swift House Inn and I am looking forward to our third. It is very clear that the owners care deeply about the comfort and happiness of their guests. We had the Mansfield Room in the carriage house (we brought our dog) and it was huge and very comfortable and nicely decorated. The bed... More

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North Andover, Massachusetts
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We were in town for our nephew's "Feb" graduation from Middlebury College. Many of our relatives and friends had also booked rooms at the Swift House Inn, and it was a wonderful place to serve as our "base" for the weekend's festivities. The beautifully-furnished living room, complete with fireplace, was cozy, inviting and naturally became the gathering area as family... More

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Essex, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

I can't believe I grew up in Middlebury and missed this treasure for so many years! We stayed this past Saturday and had the most pleasant stay. The food was excellent, the staff beyond courteous and our room was just perfect! We will be back many many times in the future. Thank you for the perfect weekend getaway!

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Address: 25 Stewart Lane, Middlebury, VT 05753
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Location: United States > Vermont > Middlebury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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This historic 20-room former governor's mansion is Middlebury's only classic full service Vermont Country Inn and offers the essence of New England warmth. Surrounded with 4 acres of lawns and gardens, inside, candlelit dinners await you. Large, comfortable rooms offer modern amenities in period decor, some with whirlpool tubs and fireplaces. Enjoy complimentary 24 hour coffee service, cookies, sauna, steam shower, comfortable wine bar and Middlebury's only accommodation where a full breakfast is included. ... more   less 
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