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We stop here every time we head north to VT and NH. It is a beautiful location and well designed... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
West Hartford, Connecticut
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Staff is helpful! Bathrooms are clean! Playground is excellent! We always stop here on the way... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kai A
Higganum, Connecticut, United States
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4 days ago
“Best Rest Area”
2 weeks ago
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Southeastern Vermont Welcome Center on Interstate 91 Northbound. Restrooms, Vermont maps and information, vending machines, pet walk area, picnic area, playground, ATM, walking path, historic farm equipment. Open 24 hours, seven days.
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Interstate 91 North, Mile Marker 5.4, Guilford, VT 05301-9454
+1 802-254-4593
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stop here every time we head north to VT and NH. It is a beautiful location and well designed. It even has a nice dog walking area that is separate from the parking lot. Often (including today by the town of Grafton) on weekends...More

Thank mgsaulis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff is helpful! Bathrooms are clean! Playground is excellent! We always stop here on the way north 😍

Thank Kai A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last October we stopped here to give our young toddler a break en route to Burlington. I was blown away by this rest area - it's easily the nicest welcome area I have ever been to. Everything is beautiful, modern and clean. I had two...More

Thank Elena T
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

We have been stopping here on our way to our summer resort with our children (and now grandchildren) for over twenty years. Every year we find some exciting new exhibit to enjoy, showcasing some aspect of Vermont craftsmanship or industry. Yesterday my twenty year old...More

Thank CruzGetty
Reviewed June 29, 2018

We stopped here to stretch our legs last weekend, and surprise! Nicest roadside rest area ever. A gorgeous barn-like building, beautiful exhibits inside, and lovely landscaped gardens outside. Seriously, if you're driving by – stop in.

Thank Scott M
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Very nice park like setting, the buildings resemble old farm buildings. There are plenty of free maps, magazines, vouchers. There are lounge chairs and a ski lift chair the kids loved to climbed in. The restrooms are super clean. It was a pleasant stop. It...More

Thank viganiko
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Plenty of parking, cute photo op outside the entrance, clean bathrooms and more info than you know what to do with. Vending machines with plenty of drinks and beverages. The sections of tourist info by region were perfect to orient ourselves and get a taste...More

Thank LVSquared
Reviewed December 3, 2016

The Guilford Welcome Center is an outstanding welcome center. The restrooms are clean and the grounds are spacious. The people who work here are friendly and helpful. The Welcome Center has brochures for every corner of Vermont and every interest. Food and beverages are available...More

Thank Elida G
Bevan Q, General Manager at Guilford Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2016

Thank you very much for the great review! We appreciate hearing from our visitors.

Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Vermont has some wonderful welcome centres, but this one is outstanding. We were greeted by a gentleman who gave us directions to a diner nearby. He knew the place and often went there to eat. Aside from helpful information, we picked up magazines and maps...More

Thank Greta R
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

The nicest welcome center I've ever seen. Clean restrooms, fresh flowers, farmer stand. Beautiful rustic decor really did a great job LOVE NEW ENGLAND

Thank Nancy F
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July 9, 2016|
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Response from Bevan Q | Property representative |
Overnight parking is not allowed. Also, it's not easy to return to the welcome center when you come back south. Here is a link to find park and ride areas in Vermont: parkandrides.vermont.gov/ The closest official park... More