West Mountain Inn

Set high on 150 mountainside acres overlooking the beautiful Battenkill Valley


Set high on 150 mountainside acres overlooking the beautiful Battenkill Valley

West Mountain Inn
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The Basics


Set high on 150 mountainside acres, the West Mountain Inn has been welcoming travelers with warmth and hospitality for over 40 years. The Inn offers 17 spacious guest rooms with incredible views, welcoming living rooms, a convivial tavern, and farm-to-table dining in our wood-paneled dining room. Surrounded by lush gardens and miles of trails, the Inn provides the perfect relaxing get-away. The Inn is also the perfect setting for country weddings, retreats, reunions, and events.

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Smoke-Free
  • Family Friendly
  • Eco-Friendly
  • Pub/Tavern/Bar
  • Fireplaces
  • Fireplace or Fire Pit
  • Weddings/Events

In the Know

  • Hike up to Cedar Rock for a view of the beautiful valley (say hi to the Alpacas on the way back!)

  • Drive to the top of Mount Equinox for a four state view and the best foliage around
  • Kayak or Tube on the Battenkill River on a lazy summer day
  • Learn how to make chocolates at the Village Peddler Chocolatorium

Stay for the Story

When the Carlson family started the inn in 1978 they never would have guessed that 45 years later it would have become the beloved "home away from home" for multiple generations of returning guests.

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

Enjoy local, farm fresh cuisine at the on-site Remember Baker Bistro
Stop at the Sugar Shack and see the Norman Rockwell exhibit while eating a cider doughnut
Visit the seasonal Arlington Dairy Bar for a scoop of ice cream or delicious milkshake

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

Go fly fishing at Battenkill River or visit during the Battenkill Fly Fishing festival
Downhill or cross-country ski when in season at Stratton Resort

Take an unforgettable scenic drive to the summit of the highest peak in the Taconic Range at Mount Equinox Skyline Drive

Guest Reviews

I could probably write a book about our stay at the West Mountain Inn and how absolutely amazing it was. Our daughter was married this past weekend and we had the most incredible time. From the wood fired pizza and campfire on Friday evening to brunch on Sunday, every single detail was perfect. The food and presentation was gorgeous, and yummy. Amie and her incredible staff took such good...See More

- Siobhan Ulrich

Attended a beautiful wedding here in late August. The inn was perfect for a small size wedding. They accommodated everything from the rehearsal dinner to brunch the morning after. The food was excellent, the staff was friendly, the views were breathtaking, and the inn was perfection!

- Maria Campbell Lewis

Fantastic wedding venue! They know the ropes well and were easy to work with. Even though the weather didn't cooperate the vibe and the weekend were still perfect.

- Elizabeth Camp

Photographing weddings at the West Mountain Inn is always a treat - not only are the views and grounds beautiful and so much fun to explore, the staff are some of the nicest people I've gotten to work with. Amie knows all the ins and outs of coordinating weddings and is incredibly generous soul. I highly recommend her and her super sweet doggos for hosting your event!

- Moriah Hounsell

We could never say enough good things about The West Mountain Inn. Amie and her team gave us the wedding of our dreams and we will always be so thankful for that! Our guests raved about the location, the food, and the lodging. From the very beginning, Amie was incredibly easy to work with. She promptly responded to our many emails and was organized and helpful. In addition, the...See More

- Rachel Clymer

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 17

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Hair Dryer, Rollaway Available, Antique Furnishings

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy: Outside Only

Family Friendly: Yes

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Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast, Dinner

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the Public

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Special Diets Accommodated

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: Business Hours, Onsite

Corporate Rates: Yes

Inn Amenities: Hot Breakfast, Concierge Services, Free Onsite Parking, Full House Rental Available, Gardens on Property, Green Environmentally Friendly, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, Restaurant On Site, Weddings & Events Available, Wine/Spirits Available

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Weddings & Celebrations

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Events Supported: Private Parties

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Business Travel & Meetings

Meeting Types: Business Meetings, Retreats

Meeting Facilities: Yes

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