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1 room, 2 adults

The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa

4-star4 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
70 Essex Way, Essex Junction, VT, 05452, United States of America

4-star hotel in Essex Junction with 2 restaurants and spa
  • Free WiFi
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cribs/infant beds
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
    • Free WiFi
    • Refrigerator
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

  • Hotel was comfortable but a bit dated. Dinner was absolutely delicious. May 10, 2021
  • It was dated in style and furnishings. The atmosphere was nice. Loved the gas fireplace…Apr 16, 2021

The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa

from NZ$218
  • Studio Room
  • Culinary Double Queen Accessible
  • Culinary Double Queen with Sleeper Sofa
  • Culinary King with Sleeper Sofa
  • Culinary Queen
  • Luxury One Bedroom Suite
  • Premiere One Bedroom Suite
  • Deluxe One Bedroom Suite
  • Culinary King
  • Premier Two Bedroom Suite
  • Culinary Double Queen
  • Culinary Queen Accessible
  • Luxury Mini Suite
  • Culinary King Spa Suite
  • Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom, Accessible

What’s around The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa

Landmarks

  • Champlain Valley Exposition - 3 mi / 4.7 km
  • Saint Michael's College - 5.8 mi / 9.3 km
  • Lake Champlain - 7.6 mi / 12.2 km
  • University of Vermont - 8.8 mi / 14.1 km
  • Church Street Marketplace - 9.2 mi / 14.8 km
  • Champlain College - 9.4 mi / 15.1 km
  • Bolton Valley Ski Area - 19.7 mi / 31.7 km
  • Smugglers' Notch Ski Area - 27.1 mi / 43.6 km

Getting around

  • Burlington Intl. Airport (BTV) - 14 min drive
  • Plattsburgh, NY (PBG-Plattsburgh Intl.) - 65 min drive
  • Stowe, VT (MVL-Morrisville-Stowe State) - 52 min drive
  • Essex Junction-Burlington Station - 5 min drive
  • Free train station pick-up
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free train station drop-off
  • Free shopping center shuttle

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 120 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 4 PM-5 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets allowed*

  • Specific rooms only*

  • 2 per room

  • Food and water bowls available

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle from 7:30 AM to 10:30 PM*

  • Free train station shuttle from 7:30 AM to 10:30 PM*

Parking

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Offsite

  • Area shuttle within 25 miles*

  • Free shopping center shuttle

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Basketball on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Playground on site
  • Snowshoeing on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 7782
  • Conference space size (meters) - 723
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Year Built - 1989
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Closed captioned TV
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Yard
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • IPod docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

Spa at The Essex has 10 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

The Tavern - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Junction - Overlooking the garden, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves dinner only. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor tennis courts -
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Tennis on site
  • Basketball on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Playground on site
  • Snowshoeing on site

Nearby

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa’s small print

Also known as

  • Essex Resort
  • Essex Resort Essex Junction
  • Essex Vermont’s Culinary Resort Essex Junction
  • Essex Vermont’s Culinary Resort
  • Essex Vermont’s Culinary Essex Junction
  • Essex Vermont’s Culinary
  • The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa Hotel
  • The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa Essex Junction
  • The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa Hotel Essex Junction

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

The seasonal pool is open from June to October.

Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Resort fee: USD 27.56 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 10.0 per day

Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 19.50 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 150 per pet, per stay

Service animals exempt from fees

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 10.00 per person (one-way)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa

  • Does The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is there a pool at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa?
    Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • Are pets allowed at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa?
    Yes, pets are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room. There's a charge of USD 150 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees. Food and water bowls are available.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa?
    You can check in from 4 PM - 5 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-out and contactless check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa?
    Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring American cuisine and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Essex Grill (2.3 mi), Martone's Market and Deli (2.4 mi), and Cafe Mediterano (2.5 mi).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available from 7:30 AM to 10:30 PM on request. The charge is USD 10.00 per person one-way.
  • What is there to do at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa and nearby?
    Have fun with winter activities like snowshoeing and in warmer months, improve your game at the onsite tennis courts. Additional recreation onsite includes basketball. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and soothe your senses in the spa tub. The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa also has an indoor pool and a steam room, as well as a picnic area and a garden.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 425 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Great all around weekend escape
Patrice, us4 night trip
Good 6.0
Surprised and disappointed.
The food was delicious! But the room and bathroom were dirty as in a long time unused room can be, dusty etc..., the bathroom was uncomfortably freezing for some reason. We had to keep the door closed to control the room temperature and could barely stay too long in it. The fridge and radiator were very loud when they were activated. Not a peaceful experience. Not a luxurious one, either.
us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent service, great amenities
The outdoor hot tub was my far our favorite part! The staff were very friendly and helpful. Dinner was delicious, although the burger was way overcooked for my tastes. The bed in our room was wonderfully comfortable. My advice would be to ask for explicit directions from the staff when trying to find the pool/outdoor hot tub.
Isabella, us1 night trip
Fair 4.0
The property was pretty and clean but very plain. The staff at the front desk was pleasant and there was 1 bartender at the tavern who was great but everyone else - AWFUL, rude and miserable people! The other hotel guests were rude as well! I have never been in such an unfriendly atmosphere! Quick example (I traveled alone and was at dinner alone) I asked to sit at the bar because I feel more comfortable sitting there an at a table solo but they wouldn’t let me change my seat because I had booked a table I guess? Oh well. The waitress was very short and rude, seemed annoyed I was alone like she was getting jipped out of a big tip but again oh well. Then I had to use the restroom - mind you I’m mid meal, have a full glass of wine in front of my and my jacket/phone/credit card and clearly at the table (I even mentioned to the cook I was using the bathroom) and the waitress made a huge scene and chased me out to the hall because she thought I was abandoning my meal and leaving without paying.... I don’t even have words for how uncomfortable and embarrassed I felt! When I explained I just “had to pee” she didn’t apologize and continued to say how she thought I was running away. The rest of my stay was filled with similar events and encounters with rude, unfriendly people. Will not be traveling here again!
us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
The food was amazing! The staff was nice! The pool and hot tub was great. They follow all COVID-19 regulations! 10/10 I would stay here again!
us2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Can’t say enough good things about this resort and spa
Ashley, us2 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
For me the experience was the best. The staff was very friendly and the food at the tavern was delicious. I will definitely be back soon!!
Ana, us5 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great stay, my favorite hotel in Vermont. Cant wait to go back
Vincent, us3 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Resort fee to pay for the free parking and WiFi. Breakfast was not very good.
Albert, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great place!
Michael, us2 night business trip

The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort & Spa