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The Gazebo Inn

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Chandler, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Food was delicious! Hospitality was wonderful! Donna was a gracious hostess and couldn't be more accommodating. Easy access downstairs bedroom for myself who can't go up stairs and she gave my son an upstairs room for the difference since I couldn't go upstairs to the room with two beds. Clean and thoroughly enjoyed our stay while visiting Middlebury College.

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Thank christinemarshall
gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. It was great to meet your family, especially your talented son. I am so glad you were comfortable in our "easy access" room (Rose Velvet Room) which is located on the ground floor with its shower having a low curb & grab bars. It is always my pleasure to make folks as comfortable as... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we requested our dates, Donna was the perfect hostess. She took care of our dinner reservations (altering them several times due to our changing party size), and provided us with warm ginger snaps and fresh lemonade upon our arrival. One of the most comfortable beds we could remember and a knock-out breakfast each day. We loved every... More 

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Thank retiredcomposer
gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

So glad you chose The Gazebo for your stay in Brandon. I so enjoyed your visit and learning about your interesting careers. I'm glad you felt pampered. B&Bs are a unique opportunity to provide visitors a special opportunity to feel "at home" while being away from home. I look forward to your visit next year. More 

Newton Center
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

As others have commented, Donna is an exceptionally warm and enthusiastic hostess who takes pride in her house and garden. She makes a delicious breakfast: fresh fruit, home-baked muffins, peach pancakes or berry-covered waffles -- you will eat more than you'd planned to. The historic house (dating from the 1860s) has lots of interesting details; the rooms are clean and... More 

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gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

So kind of you to compose and submit this review. Didn't you just leave?! As I said to you in person as you departed yesterday morning, I very much appreciated your note about our lighting. The vast majority of our visitors are readers and, of course, lighting is therefore critical to a pleasant stay. Glad you also appreciated our selected... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

The Gazebo Inn was the perfect place for us to stay on our trip to the area to do some road biking in the lovely countryside to the west and south of Brandon. Just a block up the street from downtown Brandon, the Inn is a classic 1860’s New England home that is tastefully decorated yet comfortable in every way.... More 

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gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

The Gazebo Inn B&B always is an enthusiastic welcomer of cyclists. I was so impressed with your family's enthusiasm and grit in persevering through various weather patterns during your stay. All in all, fortunately you did get a bicycling holiday -- complete with an historical exhibition on bicycles. Come again and explore new routes! More 

Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Lovely B and B, Donna (the innkeeper) was delightful and the breakfasts we had were delicious. The gardens at the inn are beautiful. The bed was neither too soft or hard, the bathroom was nice with good water pressure. It is a great place to stay!

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gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

So glad that you 2 new grandparents were able to extend your stay with us and share your joyous news and photos of the birth of your new grandson. It is always the goal here at The Gazebo to provide a home away from home for our guests. More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

My husband and I loved our stay! It's clear that a lot of love and consideration goes into everything at The Gazebo Inn from the impressive garden and vintage decor to the way Donna, the owner and hostess, treats her guests. Donna truly went above and beyond our expectations to make sure we had a wonderful getaway. When we got... More 

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Thank Olivia L
gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind Review. I so enjoy seeing people relax in the garden because that is one of my main goals for people's vacations. Showing off what Brandon has to offer is ALWAYS fun -- and sometimes an adventure like the one you had. So now you know 2 of my long-time fun things to do -- having... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

We stayed at the Gazebo Inn for three nights during Middlebury commencement weekend. This was the third time we stayed here and since the first visit, Donna made us feel completely welcome. We took three of the four rooms during commencement weekend and it was the perfect place to stay and to use as our base for the weekend's activities.... More 

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gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

Middlebury families are frequent guests here at our Brandon B&B. However, I must say it was always an extra delight each time through the years you were able to stop here at "The Gazebo." Getting to meet your sons, their aunt, and a set of grandparents this past spring was certainly a great, fun experience. Best of luck to the... More 

Mendon, Vermont
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We have come here for 3 years now. This is such a wonderful experience. Donna, our hostess, always greats us with such enthusiasm and we feel right at home. Our room is just lovely with our bed turned down for us at night and curtains pulled. She makes us a special afternoon snack and beverage and visits with us- a... More 

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gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

So glad you could spend your vacation time with us each year. It is always a joy to see people be as active as you and your husband are; i.e., off bicycling, fishing, and searching Brandon's shops. Your knowledge of gardening is always helpful because there are so many "garden rooms" here. See you in August when you return for... More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

When we arrived, Donna was waiting to greet us by the door. I've never had such a warm welcome upon staying at a B&B! We stayed in the Satin Plum room, which was clean & nicely decorated. The snacks and breakfasts were great, and Donna provided us with information/maps of the area to help us navigate our first visit to... More 

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Thank K B
gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to be your and your husband's hostess. Enjoyable and knowledgeable guests like the 2 of you make for a wonderful visit. Of course, you came to see our town's famous folk artist, Warren Kimble, who was having both an exhibit and a informative/interview session in Middlebury just north of us. Please come back to our state... More 

Buffalo, New York
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Only had time to stop for a quick one-night visit, but really enjoyed my brief time. Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies and cider on arrival, a super-comfy feather bed where I got a great night's sleep, and Donna was very accommodating to my schedule, making breakfast an hour early. Peach pancakes were delicious.

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Thank 716Brian
gazebogetaway, Owner at The Gazebo Inn, responded to this review

So glad you chose our B&B to stay overnight as you embarked upon your Vermont journey in order to research a VERY interesting story for your GQ article. One of the reasons I love owning a B&B is because I meet so many people who come to Vermont for various reasons. Getting up early to serve breakfast is not unusual... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cozy elegance is experienced at this National Historic Register 1860s home. Located just north of town our B&B provides relaxation on a private property displaying a variety of perennial gardens. Architecture is that of the classic New England Federal style. Decor is that of distinctively combined Victorian furnishings with contemporarily-crafted pieces reflecting refinement yet comfortableness. All guest rooms boast private bath, AC, fine linens, featherbeds, down comforters, hairdryers, and robes. Breakfasts are known as having sumptuous -- but healthy -- offerings.Summer guests enjoy reading on the screened porch, the gazebo, or on one of the several patios. Winter guests can snowshoe or XC ski down our back hill, enjoy a roaring fire in the library, or relax in the reading alcove. In the fall you'll be leaf peeping, but our porch is for 3 seasons so put your feet up and enjoy our array of refreshments while viewing our multi-colored trees.Brandon's downtown -- with its eateries, art galleries, unique shops, and old-fashioned ice cream parlor -- are but a stroll away. WiFi and HD TV with DVD player and Nexflix connection are provided. We are perfectly located for a vacation stay; i.e., The Stephen A. Douglas Museum and town Tourist Center is but a few doors down; hiking/XC skiing are a ride up the mountain; swimming on beautiful Lake Dunmore is even a shorter jaunt; bike rentals can be delivered to enjoy a variety of cycling routes, including to Brandon's nearby covered bridge or a bit longer trip to Lake Champlain.Discounts available for learning vacations in the traditional arts and for the Cafe Provence Cooking School, full-house rentals, and summer multi-day stays. Children and families welcomed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gazebo Inn

Address: 25 Grove St, Route 7, Brandon, VT 05733-1001
Location: United States > Vermont > Brandon
Price Range: $110 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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