Get away to The Manchester View in picturesque Manchester, Vermont. (Just 4 hours from NYC and 3 Hours from Boston) This fine lodging property is the town’s best AAA accommodation combining the best of a classic Vermont country inn, motel or even a small hotel, with large rooms and suites, beautiful views and a very convenient location near the center of town. It sits high up on a peaceful hill off historic Route 7A just 1.5 miles from the center of Manchester and 2 miles south of the quaint village of Dorset in the Green Mountains of southern Vermont.
Innkeepers Pat and Tom Barnett have been the owner/managers of the Manchester View since 1977. The lodge has held the prestigious Three Diamond Award from AAA for more than thirty years. It has been applauded in the Discerning Traveler Newsletter and featured in Weekending in New England and The Yankee Traveler.
What separates us from the rest? Our accommodations are a cut above those of other properties. Take a look at our rooms and suites and you'll see why. We have newly renovated Queen standard rooms, beautiful Specialty rooms and luxurious 1 and 2 Bedroom Suites –20 rooms have gas or wood-burning fireplaces plus the added attraction of one- or two-person spa tubs.
The Manchester View offers wonderful vacation and lodging packages all year long, including seasonal packages for golf, fishing, Bromley Adventure Park and Bromley Mountain Skiing. For special occasions, guests can order Baskets filled with Vermont goodies, flowers from our local florist, our Valentines Anytime champagne and chocolates, a luscious cake baked right here in Manchester’s own Mother Myrick’s Bakery, and Private in-room massages by Certified Massage Therapists.
Enjoy a gastronomic experience whether dining Vermont-style or a la internationally in Manchester and the surrounding area. There are many fine dining options that offer a full range of cuisine.
There’s so much to do while staying at The Manchester View. Appreciate cultural events at The Southern Vermont Arts Center, Dorset Theatre and Weston Playhouse. Shop the outlets and local stores. Swim in the Dorset Quarry or the crystal waters of Emerald Lake or tube down the Battenkill on a hot summer day….Play golf or tennis at The Manchester Country Club, Take a BackRoad Discovery Tour on some of the lesser known roads of Southern Vermont, Visit a local working farm, Take a Horse Drawn Sleigh Ride, Downhill Ski or Snowboard at Bromley, Stratton or Magic Ski Areas, Go Cross Country Skiing…The options are endless!
The Manchester View offers the finest in comfort and hospitality. Our front desk gives personal attention to each guest. Before you come, we can help plan your visit with local ideas, and make suggestions while you’re here. Innkeepers Pat and Tom Barnett and the entire staff look forward to meeting you soon!