2020 Vermont Tourism Network Guide

LODGING The Essex Resort & Spa Essex Just 7 miles from Burlington International Airport, The Essex, Vermont’s Culinary Resort & Spa , offers a complete getaway experience combining natural beauty and access to the area’s most exciting attractions and cultural events, and the best dining in the region. Minutes from downtown Burlington and gorgeous Lake Champlain the Resort is set on 18 beautiful acres. Junction , our AAA Four Diamond awardwinning restaurant, draws inspiration from farmfresh ingredients and embraces a true Chef & Gardener collaboration. Utilizing our onsite gardens, we strive to bridge the gap between planning & plating. At The Tavern , enjoy Vermont pub fare while sampling our extensive list of craft beers on draft, a glass of wine, or a specialty cocktail. For over 25 years, The Tavern has been a favorite meeting place of locals and Resort guests alike. A stay would not be complete without a rejuvenating visit to the Spa at The Essex . The Spa is the largest and only full service spa in the Burlington area. Our Recipe for Relaxation encourages you to arrive early to unwind and enjoy complimentary use of our spa’s steam and sauna rooms, fitness center, pools, hot tub, tennis courts, and relaxation lounges. At The Essex , we can customize a tour with a cooking demonstration or custom handson cooking classes in our famous Cook Academy. Do you like shows such as, “Iron Chef”?We offer our own version, which allows guests to compete for glory in a fun and exciting atmosphere. Learn the intricacies of many International Cuisines or be taught the culinary uniqueness of Vermont. Golf carts are located at our entrance for your convenience as you enjoy a game at Links at Lang Farm. Contact: Keith McManis, Director of Sales and Marketing, 70 Essex Way, Essex, VT 05452 kmcmanis@essexresort.com • 8027641474 • Toll free8776841123, and online at www.EssexResort.com  LODGING DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Burlington We Have theWarmest Welcome. From thoughtful touches and friendly service to our warm chocolate chip cookie welcome, we strive tomake every stay as comfortable as possible, right from the start. Location, Location, Location. We offer the perfect setting in the “Queen City” Easily accessible via I89 and Route 7, with guest rooms that offer stunning views of the Green Mountains and just 2.0 miles from the shores of Lake Champlain, the BurlingtonWaterfront and Church Street Marketplace. Services & Amenities in Abundance. Our 309 spacious guest rooms offer complimentary WiFi, Keurig Green Mountain™ brewers, Crabtree & Evelyn™ bath products and 50” HD flat screen televisions. Guests can relax in our indoor heated pool, catch some sun in our outdoor courtyard, get an energizing workout in our 24hour Hilton Fitness Center or enjoy a craft Vermont beverage in our 252 Tavern. Our fourstory Atrium Restaurant offers the Wake Up DoubleTree™ full hot breakfast buffet available daily for a fee. Porterage service is also available. Contact: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Burlington Vermont, 870 Williston Road (Exit 14W), Burlington VT, 05403 8028656620 • BTVBS_DS@Hilton.com • www.doubletreehotelburlington.com  – 24 – NORTHERN VERMONT