Christmas in Vermont
When you think of Home for the Holidays, think of Vermont's favorite winter destination, the Hartness House Inn. Each year the Hartness House decorates throughout with over twelve Christmas trees, miles of Christmas lights and garlands; real pine wreaths; snowflakes and stars; angels and cherubs, and a wide variety of poinsettias galore. See our Photo Gallery of the rooms here.
Over 40 individuals help to make the Hartness House one of Vermont's beloved winter wonderlands. A frequent award-winning holiday destination, the Hartness House is the perfect getaway with that special someone.
During the winter holidays, you'll find a warm fireplace to enjoy a cup of eggnog prepared fresh in our kitchen. Nestle into one of many comfortable sofas and chairs and watch the flames dance about and smell the aromas of a real wood fireplace.
Each night, the Executive chef prepares nightly specials that will entertain you. During December, the Governor's Room will feature our holiday special menu - Governor's Holiday Menu. The Governor's Holiday Menu features traditional favorites like Grilled Crown of Lamb, Coriander rubbed Ahi Tuna, Tenderloin of Beouf Bearnaise, Brandied Venison Escallops, and Pomegranate Roasted Duck. Our appetizers include Maple Glazed Quail, Jumbo Atlantic Shrimp Cocktail, and Apple Fennel Sausage Purse.
Enjoy our Friday and Saturday Afternoon Tea served from 2 PM to 5PM in our Library by the fireplace. We offer complimentary freshly brewed coffee and an assortment of teas, pastries, danishes, tea cakes, and butter cookies.
Our four fireplaces in the Main House will be on all day creating that romantic country inn feeling that is reminiscent of traditional Vermont settings.
Or if you like, venture our into our 32 acres of forests and hills and explore the countryside. Look for deer, fox and other wildlife that is so prevalent in Vermont. If it is snowing, ask to use the snowshoes and hike effortlessly through the snow.
Visit Vermont's traditional bed and breakfast and historical country inn during the holiday season and enjoy the beautifully decorated home of one of Vermont's governor's. During the holiday season from December 17th to the 30th, the Hartness House Inn is offering the following Holiday Packages for Two which includes: a Welcome Cocktail, Lodging, Breakfast and Dinner, Afternoon Tea, and admission to the Hartness-Porter Museum and Telescope Observatory.
The restaurant is opened on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. A full breakfast is served on Christmas Day for all guests.
Package rates shown above are for two persons, double occupancy, and include taxes and gratuities. Additional person in the room is $25 per day. Two Day Package includes Welcome Cocktail, two nights lodging, two breakfasts, and one dinner for two. Three Day Package includes Welcome Wine Reception, three nights lodging, three breakfasts, and two dinners for two.
These packages are available from December 23th from December 30th.
New England Thanksgiving
|Join us we celebrate a traditional Thanksgiving in Vermont in an old fashioned bed and breakfast country inn. The Governor's Room Restaurant is serving a traditional Thanksgiving feast in the tradition that Governor James Hartness served for his family. A complete traditional Thanksgiving dinner with a choice of entree will be served from 12 noon to 4 PM. Reservations are requested as seating is limited.|
This Thanksgiving we are offering our New England Thanksgiving in Vermont Bed and Breakfast Package including: a Welcome Cocktail, two nights lodging, two breakfasts for two, and our traditional Thanksgiving Dinner for two.
Main House Suites - $
Rates shown are for two persons. All taxes and gratuities are included. This package is offered for arrival November 23rd to 26th.
Gala New Year's Weekend GETAWAY PACKAGE
Join us at the elegant and romantic Hartness House Inn and Governor's Room Restaurant as we welcome the new year in style and fashion. Celebrate New Year this year with a gala New Year's Eve celebration party.
Each year we hold a festive dinner and dancing to the Jamberry Jazz Orchestra with all the party favors and champagne toasts to rival the most exclusive nights of the year.
Romantic and snowy, Vermont is the perfect location for that romantic New Year's getaway. And the Hartness House is the perfect destination for your New England getaway weekend.
This New Year's we are offering our Gala New Year's Weekend in Vermont Bed and Breakfast Package including: a Welcome Wine Reception, two nights lodging for New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, two breakfasts for two, and our Gala New Year's Eve candlelight Dinner for two, dancing to live music from 9PM to 1AM, and a champagne toast with party favors at midnight.
Main House Suites - $
Rates shown are for two persons. All taxes and gratuities are included.
Vermont Bed and Breakfast Vacation Getaway Packages
The Hartness House offers many money-saving New England Vermont Bed and Breakfast packages for Vermont travelers, romantic couples, golfers, and anyone looking for a weekend getaway to Vermont. The Hartness House is ideal for Autumn and fall foliage getaway weekend travel. Our most popular package is the Two Day Value Package offer two night accommodations, candle-lit dinner, and a real Vermont country inn breakfast. Spend the day is touring Vermont towns and countryside like Brandon, Woodstock, Quechee, Ludlow, Okemo, Wilmington, Connecticut River Valley and Chester.
Vermont Romantic Getaway Package
Our Romantic Getaway Package is a special luxury two night Vermont lodging package in our historic country inn Governor's Suite which includes a fireplace. Named after Governor James Hartness, this is a two room suite with a large living room and fireplace. Following a Friday night arrival you are welcomed with a basket of wine and delicacies for the evening ahead. Next morning, you are served a Champagne Breakfast in bed. The rest of the day is yours to tour Vermont towns like Brandon, Woodstock, Quechee, Ludlow, Okemo, Wilmington and Chester. In the evening, you are invited to a 5-course Gourmet dinner under candle light in the Governor's Dining Room. What a wonderful Vermont country inn experience to share with your loved one.