For more than 224 years, the Dorset Inn has offered traditional New England Hospitality. As Vermont's oldest continually operating inn, we pride ourselves on offering travelers gracious lodging, gourmet dining, fine wines and great spirits! Travelers who we've had the pleasure of hosting enjoy our welcoming atmosphere and exceptional cooking.
No matter when you plan your stay, there's something to do all year long in Vermont! Imagine spending the day downhill skiing at Bromley and Stratton during the winter months. Or shop Manchester’s designer outlets and attend summer stock theater at our own Dorset Playhouse! In the fall, enjoy Vermont’s unparalleled foliage season. From the quiet getaway to the outdoor adventure vacation…All of this and more are within minutes of the Dorset Inn.
Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Green Environmentally Friendly, Restaurant On Site, Pub/Tavern Site, National Historic Registry, Wine/Spirits Available,
Food & Wine
From homemade corn beef hash to fruit-filled flapjack pancakes and chef's fresh, crunchy granola… What better way to start your day than a warm, hearty Dorset Inn breakfast! We offer a la carte service every day to guests of the inn and visitors in our cheerful garden room or the inviting, red dining room.
Enjoy an unhurried and relaxing lunch at the Dorset Inn Saturday and Sunday or dinner any night. Reservations are recommended. As proud members of the Vermont Fresh Network, we support as many local farms and businesses as possible. Come enjoy our uncomplicated, bistro-style cuisine that combines classic culinary techniques and traditions with regional influences and fresh ingredients!
Meals Offered: Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner
Restaurant on Premises: Open to the public
Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian , Vegan , Gluten Free , Yes
Breakfast Service: Full
Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables
Alcohol Permits: Beer , Wine , Spirits
Dining Amenities: Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments , Complimentary Early Coffee Tea
Rooms & Suites
Welcoming travelers for more than 222 years, our guest rooms exude years of character paired with a certain warmth and charm. With a taste for the old combined with today’s necessary amenities, the Inn's 25 individually decorated guest rooms sparkle with new color. Enjoy the gentle sophistication of colorful paisleys, robust tartans and rich florals against the backdrop of a quintessential Vermont village!
# of Rooms: 24
Beds: Twin, Queen, King
Room Entertainment: Cable TV
Safes: Front Desk
Handicap Accessible: Full ADA
Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Bathrobes, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Refrigerator, Rollaway Available, Telephones, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi
Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary
Front Desk/Security: OnSite
Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Green Environmentally Friendly, Restaurant On Site, Pub/Tavern Site, National Historic Registry, Wine/Spirits Available
Location Type: Small Town/Village, Mountains
Minimum Stay Required: Weekends, Holidays, Peak Season
Smoking Policy: Outside Only
Family Friendly: Yes
Weddings & Events
We offer a unique wedding venue for your special day! Our quaint village is only 6 miles from Manchester and our small resort sits on six acres of manicured grounds. Whether you'd like an intimate or lavish celebration, choose from our variety of warm and inviting venue options like tented terraces, lush gardens, historic dining rooms, cozy tap rooms, and white gazebos!
Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremony, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinner, Bridal Luncheon, Elopment
Wedding Services & Amenities: Caterer
Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor