10 Best Places to Stay in Vermont This Fall

Hotels, Inns and More Lodgings for Leaf Peepers in Vermont

Fall Lodging in Vermont at Wildflower Inn
Horse-drawn carriage rides are one of the fun fall activities at The Wildflower Inn. © 2004 Kim Knox Beckius

Searching for a place to stay while you enjoy the splendor of fall foliage in Vermont this year? Here are your New England Expert's suggestions for accommodations and special autumn packages in Vermont for the fall foliage season:

Windham Hill Inn
At this rustic, yet refined retreat, you can get outdoors, dine well, disconnect from the pressures of the world, sleep blissfully and enjoy spectacular vistas when autumn arrives in southeastern Vermont.

Rabbit Hill Inn
If you're looking for a cozy B&B for your fall foliage stay in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom, look no further than the romantic and relaxing Rabbit Hill Inn.

The Wildflower Inn
This charming yet kid-friendly country inn in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont offers a spectacular setting for foliage seekers and easy access to the Kingdom Trails network, which is paradise for mountain bikers. Create fall memories on a horse-drawn wagon ride, a hike in the woods or a scenic drive to the top of Burke Mountain. Ask about special fall midweek packages.

Wilburton Inn
Originally a private mansion home, the historic Wilburton Inn and its various guest houses are situated amid a picture-perfect 30-acre estate that you'll love exploring in the fall. You'll encounter more than vibrant leaves! Albert Levis, M.D., who purchased the property in 1987 and continues to run it with his family, shares his eclectic sculpture collection on the inn's grounds.

The Maple Leaf Inn
Choose a storybook Victorian farmhouse set amid 16 wooded acres for your accommodations, and you won't have to venture any farther than the gracious front porch for spectacular fall foliage views. This Select Registry gem of a bed & breakfast has seven guest rooms--most with working fireplaces--and a pillow library to ensure blissful sleep.

Quality Inn at Quechee Gorge (Book Direct)
Quechee Gorge is a favorite destination for photographers in the fall, and this nearby Quality Inn with an indoor heated pool and free full breakfast is a good choice for families.

The Mountain Top Inn & Resort
Are you dreaming of horseback riding along paths lined with brilliant foliage? Then book a stay at the Mountain Top Inn near Killington in Chittenden, Vermont. Guided trail rides are offered at the property's own Equestrian Center--even for beginners.

The Equinox Resort & Spa
This historic and elegant resort with expansive amenities offers a wonderful vantage from which to explore fall foliage in Vermont.

Mountain Meadows Lodge
Located on Kent Lake in Killington, this country lodge is close to many scenic attractions in central Vermont including fall foliage gondola rides at the Killington ski area and hikes along the Appalachian Trail.

Sugar Lodge at Sugarbush
Ski area lodgings make great choices for fall foliage travelers. After a day of leaf peeping, you'll love retiring to a spot beside the stone fireplace in the Great Room at this comfortable mountain lodge.

See also: Find Affordable Fall Accommodations at Ski Area Condos in Vermont

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