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Inn at Shelburne Farms

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1611 Harbor Rd., Shelburne, VT 05482
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had stayed for one night at the Inn at Shelburne Farms several years ago on the drive between Boston and Montreal, and was impressed enough that I made plans to return. My wife and I and our 19 year old son stayed five days over the Fourth of July holiday, first in the Lilac room and then in adjoining... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have traveled to many places in and outside the US, and the Inn at Shelburne Farms is unique and extraordinary. Built as a late 19th century mansion on Lake Champlain, with grounds designed by Frederick Law Olmstead (the designer of Central Park), this magnificent Inn manages to be elegant, warm, grand, and welcoming all at the same time. And... More 

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Boston
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Shelburne Farms for the first time last week, and we enjoyed every minute! The inn, as you probably know, is the former mansion of Seward and Lila (Vanderbilt) Webb. We were amazed to be welcomed to touch and use all of the original furniture, books and household items. The house is lovely and so... More 

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Maine
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't wait for a return and longer stay at the Inn at Shelburne Farms. With a retreat-like atmosphere, the Inn encourages decompressing and access to the outdoors while also offering incredible amenities (like afternoon tea, morning coffee and cubbies with blankets for cool times and beach towels for warmer days). The shared spaces include a phenomenal library and the... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very special place to stay. Set in landscaped grounds on the edge of Lake Champlain it could not be more perfectly situated. The inn still retains its original furnishings and fittings so you feel as if you have stepped back into the Gilded Age and you can relax into elegant luxury. To sit on the lawn looking... More 

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Burbank, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were delighted and impressed by the lovely property at the Inn at Shelburne Farms. Beautiful rooms, delicious meals, gracious service and a peaceful and elegant ambiance. What a way to relax and enjoy the beauty of Vermont!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The Inn at Shelburne Farms is superb! Our stay was was perfect on so many levels! The bucolic drive through the farm is beautiful - scenes of sheep and the brown Swiss cows grazing in the fields and so much green - mountains everywhere! The Inn is an impressive and historic building. We stayed in the Rose Room which was... More 

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Orinda, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This is probably the most beautiful place I have ever stayed at. I felt like I was staying at a historical museum but without the velvet ropes to keep you from touching things. I loved that the staff just let you do what you wanted and trusted the guests to have free roam of the place. I noticed that when... More 

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Chappaqua, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

There is no more resplendent campus than Shelburne Farms Inn. Color changes throughout the day, along with the shimmering lake, provide an unbeatable sensory experience! The Inn staff were accommodating, the rooms breezy (despite no A/C) and the lawn furniture lured this traveler into relaxing while viewing the mountains and lake before me. Daiy packed lunches were more than worthwhile,... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We arrived in time for afternoon tea and enjoyed our sandwiches and desserts on the Adirondak chairs in the back yard area. Our room was fresh and airy in spite of the high temperatures during our visit. We had a great waiter and enjoyed the spectacular view of the lake and the mountains as we dined.

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