Experience authentic Vermont from one of the oldest operating inns in America. The Grafton Inn welcomed its first guests in 1801 and continues to offer memorable Vermont experiences ever since. A centerpiece in historic Grafton, our Vermont inn offers 45 individually decorated rooms, suites, and guests houses to accommodate everything from family vacations to romantic getaways, weddings, group retreats, and beyond. Staying or dining with us at the Grafton Inn also helps support the preservation of Vermont’s rural communities, as we are proudly part of the nonprofit Windham Foundation.
Beyond a comfortable home base for your Vermont vacation, a trip to The Grafton Inn puts you front-and-center with some of the most imaginative cuisine and farm-to-fork offerings in southern Vermont. Our Old Tavern Restaurant, Pine Room Tavern, and Phelps Barn Pub bring forth menus for every appetite, from delectable sit-down dinners to mouthwatering pub bites, crafted from our team of culinary experts. In addition to delicious food, guests have an ever-changing calendar of events to look forward to with every visit. Live music and themed dinner nights are weekly highlights, while unique events like the Grafton Ice Bar and Grafton Food & Spirits Festival draw visitors from near and far throughout the year. A stroll through Grafton village uncovers charming artist studios and boutique shops, while Vermont’s great outdoors beckon with seasonal activities like snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, mountain biking, and hiking available just down the road at the Grafton Trails & Outdoor Center. Quiet and relaxing or active and adventurous, The Grafton Inn is here to help you create the Vermont experience you’re searching for.
Inn Amenities: Fitness Center, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Laundry Facility, LGBT Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Restaurant On Site, Pub/Tavern Site, Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Wine/Spirits Available,
Food & Wine
Dining at the Grafton Inn is an experience all its own. Our brilliant chefs craft seasonally rotating menus that will leave you craving another bite of Vermont’s best farm-to-plate tastes. Dine in our upscale Pine Room Tavern for a delectable menu and your choice of Vermont beer and spirits or wine by the glass. For a rustic casual atmosphere, order off the menu in the Phelps Barn Pub or stop by for one of our weekday dinner events, like Half-Off Wine & Appetizer Wednesdays in the winter or BBQ Wednesdays in our courtyard during summer. No matter when you visit Grafton, you can count on something delicious to eat.
Meals Offered: Breakfast , Dinner
Restaurant on Premises: Open to the public
Special Diets Accomodated: Vegetarian , Vegan , Gluten Free , Yes
Breakfast Service: Full
Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables , Flexible Times
Pub/Tavern on Premises: Open to the public
Alcohol Permits: Beer , Wine , Spirits
Dining Amenities: Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments , Complimentary Early Coffee Tea , Evening Cocktails
Rooms & Suites
Guests have chosen The Grafton Inn’s comfortable accommodations for over 200 years! We have 45 individually decorated rooms, suites, and guest houses that each offer a balance of historic charm and modern convenience to fit the needs of every visit. Whether you’re planning a romantic trip for two or a full family reunion, our historic Vermont village is the perfect destination for your next getaway.
Accommodations: Adjoining rooms/Suites
# of Rooms: 45
Beds: Queen, King
Handicap Accessible: Limited
Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Laundry Facility, Telephones
Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary
Front Desk/Security: OnSite, 24 Hours
Corporate Rates: Yes
Inn Amenities: Fitness Center, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Laundry Facility, LGBT Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Restaurant On Site, Pub/Tavern Site, Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Wine/Spirits Available
Location Type: Small Town/Village, Rural, Mountains
Pet Friendly: Yes
Smoking Policy: Smoke Free
Family Friendly: Yes
Weddings & Events
It’s a true honor when couples make Grafton part of their love story. Consistently voted one of the best wedding venues in southern Vermont, our inn offers the whole package with first-class service, delectable meals, and unforgettable ceremony and reception spaces. Whatever your heart desires, you’ll find it at the Grafton Inn.
Wedding/Events Capacity: 100-199
Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremony, Receptions, Rehersal Dinner, Bridal Luncheon, Elopment
Wedding Services & Amenities: Wedding Planner, Caterer, Decorator
Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor
Reception Seating: 2-150
Banquet Seating: 2-100
Max Capacity Outdoor: 250
Business Travel & Events
A meeting that everyone in attendance looks forward to? It happens here at the Grafton Inn all the time. Our inn specializes in hosting small corporate meetings and intimate executive retreats for groups, non-profits, and social gatherings. We combine the convenience of modern business services with our picturesque village setting to create an atmosphere that’s both professional and relaxed.
# of Meeting Rooms: 3
Meeting Types: Business Meeting, Retreats, Social
Meeting Amenities: Dedicated Conference Center, Onsite Catering
Meeting Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor
Business Travel & Event Max Capacity: 50
Total Rooms Sq Footages: 780
Max Capacity Boardroom: 340