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Superb Inn

4,4 sur janvier 16, 2018

Some croissants or other bakery breakfast items would be good

Every thing was perfect

5 sur janvier 08, 2018

Very nice and clean. Worth every penny

Love this place!

4,6 sur janvier 03, 2018

Stayed here for one night last week in the Governor Aiken room. Very spacious and clean. There was a family wedding going on that weekend that my wife and I were not part of, but the inn keeper made us feel like we were the only people staying there. Very friendly, great drinks in the bar and it was close to Kingdom Trails where my wife and I were fat biking. Very picturesque setting. Want to check this place out in the summer. I would highly recommend this place!! We did not eat at the onsite dining so that is why I scored it the way I did.

Wonder at Willoughvale Inn

5 sur janvier 02, 2018

Super friendly, wicked clean, always a wonderful stay.

Another Great Stay

5 sur décembre 01, 2017

We try to get to the Inn at least twice a year.....one is always just before Thanksgiving. This year we stayed in the Alexander Twilight Cottage up on the hill because we wanted to cook an early Thanksgiving dinner for Grandpa, who lives near there. We have stayed on the hill before, but this was our first time in this cottage. As always, everything was spectacular. The staff is wonderful. The view is gorgeous and we had an absolutely great weekend. I would highly recommend the Inn to anyone who needs a quiet place to go and relax and renew. Catherine Davignon


4,2 sur octobre 12, 2017

This is a wonderful Inn located on the northern end of Lake Willoughby, just thirty yards from the shoreline. They are extremely attentive in meeting all of your needs even to include free access to a computer. The rooms are very clean and well kept up showing no wear-out. The continental breakfast is far above average than any chain with a great variety of local baked goods, yogurts, granolas and great Green Mountain coffee! A great place.

Nice place wish we stayed longer

4,0 sur octobre 04, 2017

Nice place love the cabins

An unexpected gem

4,0 sur septembre 19, 2017

Looks like an old farmhouse but actually was built in the '70's. Very attractive building and grounds . Rooms in main inn and free standing cottages on the property. Gorgeous location on Lake Willoughby. Our room was large and attractive, with Flat screen TV, good wifi, outstanding light from the lamps in the room. Closet contained a safe, small refrigerator, Keurig coffee maker and smoke hanging space. Bathroom herecwas quite small but well equipped. Best feature may be the superior service from personnel. When I had trouble printing from the computer in the library, the on-site evening attendant came from her adjacent apartment to help - and did do pleasantly and with competence. Much appreciated. Didn't experience the restaurant or included breakfast due to our schedule. I couldn't rate that category but the site wouldn't let me continue without a rating! But we'll hope to return and will sample them then.

Beautiful Inn

4,6 sur septembre 04, 2017

We stayed here with another couple after completing g one of the "Kingdom Swi.s" across the 4,7 mile length of Lake Willoughby. Cabins were roomh a d completely equipped.with full kitbcne s iews from the deck were beautiful. Do need at the restaurant was a treat. It's expense, but worth it when you come Sider their short season. We hope to be back

Angler cottage has great location on Lake Willoughby

3,4 sur septembre 03, 2017

We are grateful that Willoughvale Inn enables us to travel with our well-behaved dog. This and location are major factors when we choose vacation spots. The Angler Cottage is well-built, simple and very comfortable. It has a great screened porch and a deck both located a few feet from the edge of the lake which gives it beautiful views. The kitchen was small but useful. It looked like Willoughvale has increased the variety and number of kayaks and canoes available to guests. This added to the fun of our time there. There were a couple of improvements possible with our stay. Breakfast was not included in the cottage rate. Willoughvale should consider throwing in a breakfast for every few days of cottage booking. Angler Cottage lacks a washer/ dryer. This was mildly inconvenient since the main Inn also had no washer/ dryer. Also, though the lake water level was low, the dock height of the cottage dock had not been adjusted down towards the water, making the dock un-usable. We found the main boat dock and ramp workable. Lastly, we'd like to see Lake Placid Brewing's "Ubu Ale" offered on draft at the restaurant!

Well presented lnn in a stunning setting

4,0 sur août 18, 2017

High marks for clean rooms and very well maintained buildings and grounds. Restaurant fare was OK, but there a few nearby alternatives.

Five Star Getaway!

5 sur août 03, 2017

We stayed in the Twilight Cottage. It was so clean it sparkled, wonderfully furnished, kitchen was well equipped and the view was gorgeous. The Inn staff was so friendly and helpful and our evening meals in the dining room were terrific. The canoes, kayaks, badmitton and access to the lake front made for fun activities for all ages. Kudos to Willoughvale Inn! WE WILL BE BACK!!!!

Willoughvale Lakeside Cottage

4,0 sur août 02, 2017

We have just returned from a three night stay in one of the Lakeside Cottages. It was clean and comfortable and service was great. Cottage was pet friendly so we were able to bring our Best Girl. A great view and only a few steps from the water. Has its own dock and canoes and kayaks are free for guests to use. Verizon Service very spotty. We will return soon.

Incredible Lake Views

4,6 sur juillet 24, 2017

We rented a lakeside cottage called "The Angler" which had a magnificent view of the lake. We sat mesmerized on the screen porch for hours just watching the peaceful activities on the lake - kayakers, canoes, fisherman, and sail boats. A loon appeared early one morning and it's call was beautiful. The decor of the cabin is a nostalgic reflection of an old fashioned summer camp. We loved it and gave it 5 stars for the view and the beautiful waterfront location.

Second stay, hope to come back!

3,4 sur juillet 16, 2017

It was rainy and cool throughout our stay, but the Angler Cottage was cosy, the screened porch a relaxing spot to watch the rain, view the lovely lake mists, sky, mountains, and listen for loon songs. We could take the chill off with the heating stove and a cup of tea at any time. The kitchen is well furnished and we cooked there and enjoyed most of our meals on the porch. A peaceful, calm place, great spot for recovering from another busy school year! Note: dining score was from previous stay, a we didn't eat there this time.

Another Wonderful Visit to the "Vale"

5 sur juillet 15, 2017

Second visit to The Willoughvale Inn. Visited last year on recommendation of workmate. As great as she described the Inn and surrounding area, she was short on how wonderful the place truly is. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. In the two visits, there was never the word "NO" used by the staff to our many requests. Front desk was always ready to make a call (without our asking) to find out information about something or someplace we inquired about. Our room was well kept. I would describe the room in more detail but don't want to be shut out for our Summer 2018 visit! I can't reserve the room until I am able to post my vacation time at work. Dinner was excellent and while maybe a bit more expensive with limited choices than some of the few local places to eat (which are few and far between unless you want to drive 20 minutes plus), it was worth it. Throw in the beautiful view of Lake Willoughby while dining you have just added onto a great getaway! Can't wait for our next trip!

Lakeside Delight

4,6 sur juillet 14, 2017

We stayed at the Willoughvale for two nights. Our bed was ridiculously comfortable, service was amazing, amenities delightful. We canoed and played badminton at the lake.

Perfect lakeside retreat

5 sur juillet 11, 2017

Our stay at the Whole Inn was absolutely wonderful in every way! Outstanding, friendly service with breathtaking lake and mountain views. Excellent staff and really well run inn that makes you feel at home, at ease and completely relaxed. Skip and his team deliver on a truly unforgettable experience! Thank you Willoughvale Inn team, we'll surely be back soon!

The Gazebo Room

4,2 sur juillet 05, 2017

Exceptional room with fireplace, whirlpool tub, kitchenette, and private porch with gazebo overlooking Lake Willoughby.

Getaway weekend for me

4,4 sur juin 30, 2017

Beautiful place. The cabin was so comfy and had everything I could want

Next Stop Willoughby

5 sur juin 27, 2017

We had a fantastic time at the Willoughvale Inn. The entire staff and especially SV made our stay wonderful with their attention to our every want or need. We canoed, and biked and had a wonderful dinner, mussels were excellent! Can't wait to re-visit! K&G Scherer

Peaceful getaway

5 sur juin 02, 2017

We stayed in the lakeside cottages. This time around in the Angler and last year in the Robert Frost. Both are lovely and have fabulous views of the lake and mountains. I just loved the old hickory furniture! It is so wonderful to be able to wake to the sound of the loons on the lake. Would recommend staying here to anyone looking for a quiet vacation. The nearby hiking trails and access to the canoes and kayaks are a huge added bonus!

Very Relaxing

4,8 sur mai 27, 2017

Beautiful B&B, Great views of Lake. Very peaceful.

Always a great stay

4,6 sur mai 23, 2017

We love the Willoughvale Inn for it's gorgeous setting right on the lake, the more than comfortable cottages where we usually stay, the peaceful environment and the very friendly and accommodating staff. It's our perfect getaway.

Thank you, Skip, and staff for going the extra mile!

4,6 sur avril 06, 2017

I had received a complimentary one night's lodging, which my wife and I took to celebrate our thirtieth anniversary. We had a wonderful stay in the beautiful Gazebo Room. A few hours after we checked out, I received a phone call from the woman at the front desk who informed me that I had left my cell phone charger there, but that Skip would be coming to my place of employment - at least forty miles away from the the Willoughvale- the next day to return it to me. Wow! I hadn't even noticed it was missing, and they were already making plans to personally bring it to me. Thank you, Skip and staff, for going the extra mile to look out for me and saving me a trip and having to wait to get that charger back. It bay seem like a little thing, but little things can make a big impact in terms of hospitality. I hope we can visit again.

Amazing Place

5 sur avril 02, 2017

Best place I have my wife and I have stayed. The people running the Inn were so friendly and helpful It was like they were family. I cant wait to go back. The room was very clean and the food was outstanding.

Pisgah Cabin

5 sur mars 22, 2017

The Willoughvale Inn and "Pisgah" Cabin were amazingly beautiful on Lake Willoughby!! We had the most delightful weekend, with a beautiful sunrise and mist coming off the lake between the mountains through our front window. The wood "Gas" stove was outstanding and jacuzzi hit the spot!! Russ & Maura

Great Place

4,4 sur mars 16, 2017

Stayed in Feb. 2017 with my son for a few days snowmobiling. Stayed at the cabin on top of the hill and was very impressed. Clean place that was quiet and private. We also had our own access to VAST trails. Will definitely be staying here again!

Love this place.

5 sur février 21, 2017

We come here every year for a little getaway. Great place i highly recommend it.

February 2017

5 sur février 19, 2017

Business and pleasure trip that included daily snowmobiling was truly one of the best trips ever. Willoughvale Inn made it complete for us.

Hidden gem

4,8 sur janvier 12, 2017

We picked the Willoughvale Inn primarily as a stopping point to Quebec but quickly realized what a great find it was and made point to stop again on our return.

beautiful lake

3,2 sur janvier 01, 2017

Because of a flat tire we got there later than we hoped, just in time for a beautiful sunset on the lake in winter time but not much time to walk around, although what we saw was beautiful. Accomodations are pretty standard, you'll be comfortable.

Sweet place!

4,6 sur décembre 21, 2016

We did not get to enjoy dinner there on this trip, but during our previous trips when we did get to enjoy the evening meals they were always delicious.

Loved the view of the lake, amazing cabin!!!

5 sur novembre 15, 2016

Relaxing, wonderful colors, lovely lake, nice weekend!

Great plus but the bed was unacceptable

4,6 sur novembre 13, 2016

This is a beautiful property, the staff was wonderful, our room was very nice and we would love to go back. The only issue was our rock hard bed. My goal is to get a good night's sleep on the road and this unfortunately didn't happen on this trip.

Mid Week Foliage Visit

4,8 sur octobre 25, 2016

We enjoyed a two night stay in the Osprey Room at the Willougvale Inn in mid-October. The view from our lovely room was a panorama of the lake and Mt. Hor. Priceless! Comfortable beds, sparkling clean room & bathroom, nice amenities. Lovely library with fireplace, coffee and tea service. Continental breakfast - excellent home made morning glory muffins! We also had dinner in their restaurant one evening. Good food and outstanding service. The Inn's staff are friendly and go out of their way to make your stay memorable. We will definitely be coming back again.

I didn't want to leave!

5 sur octobre 15, 2016

I can not say enough wonderful things about Willoughvale. It was our first trip to Vermont and Willoughvale helped make it a perfect and memorable experience. We stayed in the Robert Frost lakefront cottage. The cottage was perfect....the lakefront views were breathtaking. The food at the Inn was above and beyond our expectations. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and a pleasure to work with. Most importantly the Inn is dog friendly which was a must for us.

A Beautiful Place for a Getaway

5 sur octobre 01, 2016

A beautiful location and great hospitality. Both cabins and Inn are top notch places to stay.

Wonderful! Can not wait to return!

4,6 sur octobre 01, 2016

This inn was absolutely a pleasure to stay at. I am so glad that our friends invited us to their son's wedding so we were able to experience a weekend at the Willoughvale Inn. Would highly recommend it for a family, romantic getaway, adventure weekend or whatever the occasion. Staff was so nice and the food was exceptional in the Inn's dining room. Can not wait to return. Cape Codders

Amazing views

4,0 sur septembre 30, 2016

Quiet, no pressure getaway. Stunning views of Lake Willoughby and Green Mountains.Have stayed here before and will be back again,,,,, soon we hope!

Nice location

3,4 sur septembre 26, 2016

Nice location, clean, friendly service. Beds not the most comfortable.

Quiet time

3,8 sur septembre 22, 2016

We stayed at the wiloughvale for a quick weekend getaway. The staff was very pleasant. The lakefront cottage we stayed in was nice, the steps down to the dock could use a little attention as a few were wobbly and there were weeds growing up through them. The area is very quiet, it does take about a half hour to get to town. Although we had a kitchen we were not prepared to cook. The continental breakfast was only free for main inn guests, so we chose to eat out. Overall it was a nice place and I woukd go back in the warmer months.

Perfection is Attainable

5 sur septembre 07, 2016

My wife and I stayed here for night 1 of our honeymoon, and our only regret was that we didn't know sooner how wonderful and magical this place was because we would have stayed at Willoughvale for the duration of our honeymoon. There are so many things you could point to that make this place special. Beyond the immaculate rooms, super comfy beds, delicious food, and breathtaking views, it is really the people who bring the inn to life that make this place so special. We felt at home the second we stepped in the door and that feeling never left as we spent our day kayaking across the lake (they have free kayaks and canoes for guests) and then staring up at the milky wonderfully visible Milky Way that night. The staff was so friendly and accommodating and the innkeeper himself was tending bar that night (he pours a mean Manhattan, btw). The true testament to our love for this place came during dinner, as we were already planning our next, and hopefully much longer, stay in one of the cabins (which are dog friendly!) I couldn't have asked for anything more than we were provided and we can not wait to go back. I almost don't want to write this review, so as to keep this place all to ourselves. But they gave us an amazing day we'll never forget, so I just can't stop myself. One billion stars. And they really do deliver on that.

Willoughvale: views... mountains... lakes...sweet air!!!!!!

4,2 sur septembre 04, 2016

Outstanding views, wonderful cottage, staff at desk extremely helpful!

Great stay by Lake

3,4 sur août 09, 2016

Good view , water access with boats. Breakfast was fresh. Dinner was good.

It's great

5 sur août 06, 2016

This Inn is the best B&B we have stayed in and we use B&B's a lot. The setting is beautiful.

A great place to escape from it all

4,4 sur août 02, 2016

We recently stayed in one of the lake view cottages and had a wonderful experience. The cottage was clean and modern. The staff was friendly. We ate dinner in the dining room one night- the poutine was delicious and the service excellent. The continental breakfast was satisfactory, but did not wow us- nothing to complain about, but nothing exciting either. What did wow us- on Saturday evening we were able to have a campfire alongside the lake while watching the sun set and make s'mores. The s'mores kits provided by the Inn were very generous and the entire experience was magical. The ability to sign out bicycles, kayaks, canoes, and SUPs was also outstanding. If you would like to get away from it all and enjoy lake living in Vermont- this is the place to go!

It's a gem

5 sur juillet 26, 2016

Everything about this place is great, not the least of which is the great lake view.

Willowvale Review

5 sur juillet 25, 2016

We are repeat customers and are never disappointed. The staff is awesome!

Great stay

5 sur juillet 22, 2016

They have free canoes and kayaks. I used a kayak one morning before breakfast and had never used one before. It was very enjoyable.

Gorgeous tranquility

4,4 sur juillet 18, 2016

What a beautiful spot! This place was a perfect getaway from our very busy lives. We enjoyed canoeing, kayaking and swimming on the lake, as well as hiking in the nearby mountains. Although we didn't spot a bear, we heard loons at night, and saw gorgeous sunsets. The Willoughvale was a perfect place for a base in the Northeast Kingdom. NOTE: We had breakfast, but not lunch or dinner, in the dining room. So my rating for that should be N/A.

Loved my visit

5 sur juillet 12, 2016

Had an amazing visit. Will be back next year.

Comfortable and convenient

4,6 sur juillet 11, 2016

Our room was larger than we had expected, with a beautiful lake view. We did not get to have dinner in the restaurant, but will definitely try it on our next visit. Included Continental breakfast was okay, but nothing special.

Looking forward to returning

5 sur juillet 04, 2016

Wonderful, awesome place. Everything: the scenery,room,service food, great people. Will definitely be back

Amazing Getaway!

4,6 sur juin 27, 2016

We stayed in the Gazebo room and it was AMAZING. Having our own gazebo with a great view was fantastic! The front desk staff were super friendly. We ordered food from the on site restaurant and brought it to our room. The food wasn't the greatest, but it was nice to have the option to eat right on site. We will definitely be back!


5 sur juin 21, 2016

I've stayed here twice and both times have felt so totally at home. The Courtyard (room in the inn) is perfect for one person, I imagine two could be comfortable as well. Skip and Diane do a wonderful job making guests feel welcome and cared for. Experiencing Lake Willoughby staying at the Willoughvale Inn is the ultimate vacation, hope to return very soon.

Wonderful location

5 sur juin 20, 2016

I had the pleasure of staying at Willoughvale for the second time a few weeks ago. This time a friend and I rented a cottage on the lake. Two bedrooms, kit h n complete with dishwasher, living room and a huge bathroom with a jetted tub! My only regr t is that we couldn't stay longer. I will definitely go back!

Birthday Weekend

5 sur juin 20, 2016

We have now mastered our goal of staying at every cottage on the Lake at least once. Each one is our favorite. We have stayed at one on the hillside and it was beautiful, but I love the proximity to the water. Waking up to the sound of the loons and then seeing them move past your dock is one of those things that you do not get to experience enough. We had a wonderful birthday supper for my husband. He said that the fish and chips were the best that he had ever had. We are SO looking forward to going back in July with our three children and two grandchildren from Japan. For a quiet weekend, this is heaven on earth. Catherine Davignon

Blissful night's stay

4,6 sur juin 17, 2016

My husband and I had a rare weekend off of work so we decided to splurge on a romantic one night getaway and the Willoughvale met and exceeded my expectations. We stayed in the Peregrine cabin and the cabin itself was so clean and comfortable. The views are breathtaking, we even got to watch the sunrise over Lake Willoughby from our bedroom. There is a large yard right outside, so if you're with a family the Peregrine is probably your best bet with two bedrooms and so much space to play outside. The weather unfortunately wasn't the most consistent, but it didn't matter. We enjoyed playing board games and the hot tub was so relaxing. I don't think I ever have had such a good nights sleep at another place that wasn't my home. In fact when I woke up in the middle of the night, my sleepy addled brain thought I actually was home. The staff was so kind also. The restaurant only got a "Met my expectations" rating because we didn't actually eat there, but the atmosphere definitely looked inviting and I would bet that the food is delicious. We will definitely be making another trip to the Willoughvale. Next time for longer than just one night because one night is definitely not long enough.

Perfect in every way! (well almost) ....

5 sur juin 13, 2016

My husband and I stayed in the Robert Frost Cabin for 2 nights. I'm happy to say we arrived a few minutes before the actual check in time and left right at the stated check out time so we made the most of every minute in our short vacation. I can't say enough about how beautiful, cozy, clean etc the cabin is. We ate at the Inn restaurant and it too was perfect. The only blip on an otherwise perfect stay was the weather. But there will be a next time for sure.

May at theLakeside Cabins

5 sur juin 11, 2016

Great views along the lake. Clean and comfortable cabins with all the amenities. We have been coming back for 8+ years. Staff always friendly and helpful.

Another Great Weekend

5 sur juin 09, 2016

We accomplished our goal. We have now stayed in all four of the cottages on the Lake...and there is no way I could choose a favorite. We have stayed at one of the hillside cottages, and several of the rooms in the Inn and they are all beautiful, but I love the proximity of the water. It is beautiful to wake up to the sound of the loons. We took my husband to dinner for his birthday. He said it was the best fish and chips he ever had. I tried some of the chips and they were fantastic. There were six of us and everyone was impressed with the service and the food. Can't wait to go back in July! I would highly recommend the Willoughvale Inn.

Wonderful short stay

3,8 sur juin 07, 2016

Lovely setting for a short break. Had gazebo room which was large and airy and had a kitchenette. Used canoe on lake and had a good rest!

Great night away in a cabin on the lake.

4,0 sur avril 26, 2016

My husband and I raise my grandson and still have our youngest who is sixteen to raise as well. We were able to take a night away. Being in the cabin on the lake was the most relaxing thing we have done in a while. Beautiful views, comfortable cabin, wonderful staff that were friendly and helpful. I wish I had a week to to stay. Can't wait to get the time to go back!

Willoughby getaway

4,4 sur avril 25, 2016

We loved our room and the staff was very friendly and accommodating. Although the restaurant wasn't open, the staff was very helpful in helping us find good dining options in the area. The continental breakfast was a little sparse, mostly just fruit, cereal, and toast or English muffins. Overall, we had a great stay.

April at The Willoughvale Inn

4,0 sur avril 21, 2016

A wonderful place to stay. The staff was exemplary. Unfortunately the restaurant was on a winter menu/schedule.

A beautiful place to stay in a sleepy little town

5 sur avril 12, 2016

This is by far my favorite place to stay overnight in VT. It's settled in a tranquil neighborhood right on the lake. The views are spectacular even when it is foggy & snowing. The big wrap around porch is the perfect place to relax with a book & enjoy the scenery. The rooms are very spacious & clean. I highly recommend this location to anyone that is looking for a vacation or a nights stay in the Northeast Kingdom.

My home away from home

4,4 sur avril 05, 2016

I love this place and if I weren't building my own place I would stay there every time on my visits to Vermont. Diane and Skip are like my best friends. They are so welcoming to me and so nice. I love the Willoughvale. Beautiful inn with beautiful view of spectacular Lake Willougby.

Repeat visit

4,4 sur mars 25, 2016

Lovely service; lovely inn; lovely people

Loved it!

4,8 sur février 19, 2016

We stayed in a cottage and had a full kitchen, so we did all of our own cooking and did not dine at the restaurant. I put a rating for it because it was required. Our stay was amazing, and we are already thinking about when we can go back!

Lake Willoughby VT

4,8 sur février 11, 2016

My family has been staying here once a year, for the past six years. The views are spectacular. I usually go cross country skiing on the lake, This year I didn't get the chance. Winter has been slow comming. I broke out my running shoes instead. The total length of the lake on 5a, is five miles one way. To and fro it's ten miles. Had a couple of great runs. This area is for outdoor activity, if you want to get out and move. Photography is an excellent choice as well.

We love this place

4,6 sur février 11, 2016

We come here every year for a weekend getaway. Our cabin was very cozy and clean. It passed my wife's test with flying colors as she is very fussy.

Extended stay

4,4 sur février 09, 2016

I love this place. I stayed there in Jan 2016 during the big storm in the mid-Atlantic. They were wonderful and can't wait to go back there again. I just wish they had a restaurant more than just the week-ends. Great place to stay.

Outstanding B&B. Beautiful Rooms & Outstanding Staff!

5 sur février 03, 2016

I've paid a lot more for a lot less! This is a well maintained B&B with very comfortable rooms and an attentive staff. I was very comfortable in the large sitting area in front of the fireplace. Retired to a large and very comfortable bed after soaking in the hot tub in the room. I will definitely go back to this B&B. Highly recommended!


3,0 sur janvier 31, 2016

Beautiful place and location. A little desolate, and not many dining options nearby, but I was there pretty much off season and they weren't opening the kitchen just for me. Very clean and quaint. The lake views are great, as was the staff.

Amazing Views.........

4,6 sur janvier 26, 2016

My wife and I spent a few days in the The Pisgah cottage and it was Amazing, We went thru a snow storm and there was No one else there not even the Inn keeper, They left us the key outside the door, Room was awesome and very neat, very nice on the lake. Great snow covered mountains views also. Kept our gas fireplace at 85 degrees inside so we didn't have to wear any clothes.... Perfect romantic getaway. We brought our own food and cooked in the full kitchen ( they provided everything dishes, microwave, grill outside) . The Best part that caught our eye was the Jacuzzi hot tub in OUR bedroom... BOOM, we switched the furniture around so the T.V. was right in front and we watched movies from the tub. We Deaf want to go back in summer to with all 47 children we have.

A Magical Place In Vermont

5 sur janvier 12, 2016

My family and I have been fortunate to have stayed at the Willoughvale Inn on several occasions, and at every stay, the inn has exceeded our expectations. The staff has met our every request for such things as providing us with an outdoor gas grill ( off season and during a snow storm) when they were all put away for the winter, an aluminum skiff when it was put away in the fall, as well as early check in, and more. The facility is well taken care of, and we have found every cabin we have stayed in to be exceptionally clean and well maintained, and completely furnished with all the kitchen utensils, games, robes, household supplies and just about anything else you may need during your stay. The location is incredible, with panoramic views of Lake Willoughby, and is equally inviting over all four seasons, with the fall and winter seasons being our favorites. On every occasion our family has become closer, with all of us enjoying the opportunity to simply relax and enjoy being together. My family and I will continue to visit the Willoughvale Inn to enjoy all that the Inn and Lake Willoughby have to offer. Thank you for all you have given us ! Ron Martinelli

Great place, beautiful location

4,8 sur janvier 05, 2016

Highly recommended. An amazing location and a beautiful building. The food was excellent. Not a 5 star fancy place- much nicer and more down to earth.

The Twighlight Cottage Experience

3,8 sur décembre 14, 2015

Fabulously comfortable; toasty warm gas fireplace; beautiful view of Lake Willoughby; made Christmas cookies in the fully equipped kitchen! Onsite dining available only on Friday and Saturday.

An Exceptional Place

5 sur décembre 07, 2015

The Willoughvale Inn has never dissapointed. From the polite and friendly staff to a Innkeeper who is exceptional in accommodating your needs. The view is magical and having stayed in several of their different settings I can say they are all beautiful in their own special ways. For a romantic getaway or simply to relax it is the perfect spot. I highly reccomend this incredibly spectacular place.

Peace and Quiet!

4,4 sur novembre 17, 2015

We traveled to the WilloughVale Inn and Cottages in the off-season on purpose for some R & R. We stayed in the Robert Frost lakeside cottage and were thrilled with it! It was cool and blustery while we were there, and the waves rolling into the shore right in front of us were very soothing! We took a couple of hikes (Mount Hor, South Shore Hiking Trail at the end of Lake Willoughby and Wheeler Pond), and my husband cooked for us in the fully-equipped kitchen. The vibe of the cottages is rustic, and that is exactly what we wanted. Gas fireplace, full-view glass windows along the front, and nobody around!

on site dining was not applicable. restaurant was closed

3,4 sur novembre 16, 2015

The Inn was very nice. Location to the lake a nice view. Great if you are there during the summer. I was up for family and searching for property in the area. I'd recommend this to couples who would enjoy a romantic get a way.. as it were I was romancing myself.

Where's the beef?

4,2 sur novembre 08, 2015

I enjoyed my week stay at the Willough Vale Inn however, having no dining facilities made it cumbersome., Other than the lack of dining facilities, my stay there was perfect.,

Excellent location with fine room, and good value

4,2 sur novembre 08, 2015

Stayed in Lupine room - wonderful view of the lake. Large room with comfortable king sized bed, sofa & coffee table. In room Keurig coffee maker, a welcome amenity. Staff was both hospitable and helpful. Didn't dine here except for breakfast. Overall, highly recommended.

Vermont Getaway

4,4 sur octobre 30, 2015

The view from our room was awesome. There was a scheduled power outage while we stayed there and the inn did everything they possibly could to make our stay comfortable. Breakfast was very good.

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5 sur octobre 23, 2015

Willoughvale is a hidden gem and provided a wonderful B&B experience.

Lakeside beauty

3,8 sur octobre 18, 2015

This is a perfect getaway when looking for a comfortable home away from home on the shores of a beautiful lake

Romantic Aniversary

4,6 sur octobre 18, 2015

Had a fabulous night in the Angler Cottage, lovely dinner with views of the lake in the dinning room and dessert on the house¿¿

Great weekend get away

3,8 sur octobre 18, 2015

Had a great time in VT at this cozy Inn. The view was spectacular!!

Highly Recommend!

5 sur octobre 16, 2015

Beautiful location. Our room was lovely and spacious. Highly recommend staying at Willoughvale Inn!

Beautiful Cabin On Lake!

4,6 sur octobre 16, 2015

This cabin is spacious and the setting cannot be beat, right on the lake! Two bedrooms, kitchen, large table, and living room, all with views of the lake. Nice sized bathroom! I wish we had more than two nights!

Cozy Resting, fabulous view

4,2 sur octobre 10, 2015

Thanks Willoughvale Inn. I had a wonderful time visiting VT. I greatly enjoyed the view of the beautiful lake, while I relaxed at the Inn. Hope to be back soon. I did not dine in the restaurant so can't score that.

Relaxing, super comfortable experience at Lakes's edge

3,8 sur octobre 05, 2015

What a great place to stay. Your own cottage right on the lake with everything you need to make it comfortable and inviting. Good value for what you get.

Beautiful Inn

4,8 sur octobre 05, 2015

This is a beautiful place to stay. Our room was very comfortable and the Inn staff were very accommodating. I highly recommend Willoughvale Inn!

Relaxing getaway.

5 sur octobre 04, 2015

My husband and I chose Willoughvale for our first getaway as newlyweds. We stayed in a lake view cabin and it was everything we wanted it to be. We hope to return in the future!

Love this place

5 sur septembre 21, 2015

We have vacationed at Willoughvale Inn for the past 2 years and it is the perfect vacation spot for our family. They have everything you need in the cabins to prepare your own food, plus a restaurant down by the inn if you don't want to cook(I only wish it were open every night). My kids love playing the board games supplied by them, we use the kayaks and canoes, make fires at night. There is also a playground for the kids, volleyball net. Nothing compares to waking up to the beautiful views of the lake and mountains. We didn't want to leave and look forward to coming back again next year.

Beautiful lakeside inn

4,4 sur septembre 19, 2015

Wonderful quiet & relaxing stay by the lake.

August 2015

5 sur septembre 14, 2015

We stayed in a room in the inn and then a lakefront cottage and loved every minute. We told all our friends about it and recommended they book a weekend. We can't wait to come back for a return stay!

Amazing Views

5 sur septembre 12, 2015

Have stayed here many times and always blown away by the views! I almost didn't write the review to keep this gem to myself.

willoughvale 'heavenly & restful' !

5 sur août 31, 2015

Willoughvale never fails to deliver a perfect stay to relax and enjoy Vermont hospitality. It is an absolute pleasure to enjoy the area no matter when you visit the Northeast Kingdom and the inn is my first choice always. Can't wait to schedule my next visit!

Annual July Birthday Visit!

4,8 sur juillet 29, 2015

Staff went above and beyond! Cute homemade birthday cake in fridge with a bottle of champagne! Slightly dissapointed at the $40 dollar charge for the simple 1 pan cake...but very happy to be accommodated with my request. We LOVE the Angler Cottage and will definitely be returning next year!

Beautiful place to stay and the Staff are absolutely wonderful~

5 sur juin 08, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights in the Peregrine Lakeview Cottage and had a delightful time. The view is simply amazing and the cottage is fully equipped with a full kitchen. The staff and the Innkeeper Skip were extremely accommodating and helpful with any of our needs. I highly recommend the Inn for anyone who is looking for a relaxing stay at a very beautiful place!

May visit

3,6 sur juin 01, 2015

I love this place, would stay there again and would encourage others to do the same, but you'll need to bring food because in late May there was no dining available. Also, the internet wasn't working and the TV was barely working. No one needs TV, but I needed the internet for business. I went to the office four times for help, but no one was ever there. But those things are minor compared to how awesome the location and the accommodations are.


3,4 sur mai 26, 2015

Great room (Gazebo), beautiful location, peaceful and quiet... ROTTEN WEATHER, but for some reason every time I go on vacation it's always rotten weather...would like to sit in the Gazebo some time when the temp is above 45 degrees!!! Restaurant was closed, early in season...

Wonderful Place to Stay

4,8 sur mai 24, 2015

We stayed off season, yet the facility was endearing, the staff outstanding and cleaner then most private homes. Skip the Innkeeper seemed genuinely interested in us and the next day when we saw him, recalled our conversation and asked about our day. The facility was clean and quiet. The views are spectacular. They have a continental breakfast, but we thought that is would be the usual bagels and toast. We were surprised to find fresh fruit, hard boiled eggs and muffins along with a selection of beverages, cereals and more. I put 4 of 5 on the dining as the restaurant was not open during our stay (mid-week off season) but it was set nicely. We spent time in the library relaxing and on the front porch unwinding. It is a but rural, and there is not much civilization around but if you are looking to get away in a quiet and healthy atmosphere, this is a wonderful place to go. The closest General Store we found was in Evansville about 7-10 minutes away, which in true Americana, was also the Sheriff's office, the jail and gas station. We will stay again as we travel to the Vermont area.

Two Nights at the Willoughvale

5 sur mai 05, 2015

Very friendly and courteous staff. Great location. Can not wait to go back.

Romantic getaway couldn't have been better!

5 sur mai 04, 2015

Lovely lakeside cottages and wonderful staff equates to a great, romantic getaway. Even in the off-season, the Willoughvale was a great place for my wife and I to escape reality for a few days. We did some hiking and leisurely driving, and ate at a few great local places that were recommended by the staff. Just sitting in the cabin playing Monopoly was a blast. It would have been a fun place for a big family vacation as well. Give the Willoughvale a shot; you won't be dissappointed!

Weekend at the Lake

4,2 sur avril 22, 2015

We stay at the Inn at least twice each year. This time we were in the Robert Frost Cottage. The view from all of the accommodations is gorgeous - but I like being really close to the water. It was amazing to see how much of the ice melted over the weekend. The cottage was immaculate and everything that you need is there. We had four relatives for dinner on Saturday night and were able to prepare and serve a full dinner. I would highly recommend the Willoughvale. I gave a low rating to the dining simply because it is not open at this time.

Amazing view

4,6 sur avril 22, 2015

We spent night at the Governor's suite which had a fireplace and a jacuzzi. He had a nice view of the lake.

Lovely as always, no chef :(

4,0 sur avril 13, 2015

We unfortunately picked a time when the inn was transitioning to a new chef and the restaurant was not open. In the past we have had amazing meals and the bar is charming. We were warned by the staff that they were closed well in advance and were given an excellent list on area dining. The staff was wonderful and very accommodating. We love the willoughvalle and look forward to returning soon!!

The birches cottage

3,8 sur mars 29, 2015

Great cabin with everything we needed! Wish the restaurant was up and running but it was not available the weekend we stayed. Whole cabin was supper clean! Thanks for the great weekend!

Excellent short stay in Weathervane Room

3,8 sur mars 25, 2015

We stayed one night in the Weathervane Room at the Willoughvale Inn. It was a wintry March Saturday night. The room was very comfortable. Unfortunately, the restaurant was not open, but a better than average continental breakfast was available on Sunday morning. This is a great place to stay with nice views of Lake Willoughby (even when frozen) and access to other area attractions.


4,8 sur mars 25, 2015

My family and I stayed in the birches cabin and it was everything that we expected. A relaxing experience and able to cook some great meals.

Nice stay!

4,6 sur mars 14, 2015

Great short stay. Super clean, nice room. I would go back!


5 sur mars 09, 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

Great Place To Stay

4,6 sur mars 02, 2015

Great place to stay. The staff was outstanding, extremely efficient and friendly.

Great place

4,2 sur février 22, 2015

The service and staff at Willoughvale are great. The rooms are clean. We always have a great time and I would highly recommend this place.

Great Winter Weekend

4,6 sur février 19, 2015

We stayed at the Willoughvale Inn on President's Day weekend. The service was extraordinary and our room, The Gazebo Room, was great. It was spacious, clean and offered expansive views of the lake out of its oversized windows. We went to snowmobile and really liked it that Vermont's VAST system is easily accessible via a short trail directly from the inn's parking lot. The restaurant, unfortunately, was closed but there are a number of very good restaurants 20 minutes or so away in East Burke, Newport, and West Glover. There's also a little bar/restaurant, Robin's Roost, right down the road from the inn. We enjoyed our stay very much.


4,0 sur février 18, 2015

This was our 10th year coming to Willoghvale. Michele & Charisse were so polite & professional. The best customer service we have ever had. We were disappointed that there was no chef for dinner, it has always been very good. Finding a place to eat is a drive in any direction. Charisse made up for it in the morning with amazing pancakes & eggs. Would like to have oil in the lamps in the room so those could be lit.

Our stay

3,8 sur février 18, 2015

It was a great cottage on the water and suited the purpose we needed it for. Would stay again.

Great place to stay in the northeast kingdom

3,4 sur février 16, 2015

This was a very pleasant place to stay with a beautiful view of the lake. It is also a convenient location for exploring the region - St. Johnsbury is the best with its natural history museum, anthnaeum, and dog chapel. We did not eat at the inn but appreciated the coffee in the cottage.

Great Get Away

5 sur février 12, 2015

I highly recommend the Willoughvale for anyone that wants a great get away vacation. Very clean and friendly.

The perfect getaway

3,8 sur janvier 16, 2015

The place is the perfect getaway. The landscape is astonishing and accommodation very cozy. We had an amazing time... too bad it was short.

Perfect Anniversary spot!

4,4 sur janvier 09, 2015

Our second year celebrating our anniversary at the Willoughvale. Loved it and will be back again!

Willoughvale Inn stay

4,0 sur janvier 06, 2015

Friendly and extremely helpful staff

Great place to stay

4,2 sur janvier 06, 2015

Willoughvale Inn is a great place to stay but there is nothing close by the lake. During the winter months there is nothing to do around the Inn. The closest ski mountain is about 30 minutes away. But I am sure it is a great place to stay during the summer month because of the lake.

Romantic get away Bed and Breakfast

4,4 sur décembre 08, 2014

Willoughvale Inn is a charming eloquent Inn that is perfect for a quick get away. We enjoyed our stay immensely.

Couldn't be Better!

4,6 sur novembre 04, 2014

I had a fantastic stay Halloween weekend! My room was nice and had an amazing view. i wasn't expecting the free, very good breakfast. That was a bonus. I was also very impressed with Ryan, the young woman who checked me in, gave me a tour, explained breakfast, showed me the kayaks, told me about "Willy", gave me directions, told me of nearby sights/hikes, and seemed to do pretty much everything! She was professional and sincere, (which you just don't see much any more), and really set the tone for a great get-away. I lived in Hawaii for 11 years. I found out that she lived on Maui for a short time. I think some Aloha Spirit really rubbed off on her. (She also talked me into staying there for dinner in their dining room next time...) I will be making this a yearly get-away!

Visitors From Texas

4,0 sur octobre 27, 2014

Super clean and fun place to stay. We had an excellent time and the employees were friendly and helpful. Ryan, the young lady that signed us in the first night was full of knowledge of the area. She is an asset to the Inn. Thanks for a wonderful experience.

A getaway at the Gazebo room

3,2 sur octobre 25, 2014

Last weekend we spent 3 nights with you in the gazebo room for our first visit at the Willoughvale Inn. We were warmly greeted on arrival and very pleased with our accommodations. We ate in the restaurant and had a delicious meal. For dessert I ordered the maple crème brulee, a listed special that night. The waitress came out with a regular crème brulee and said she couldn't serve the maple until the other was all gone. I thought it strange but let it pass. This same waitress, in conversation, mentioned that she would be cleaning the gazebo room the next day. That next day we left to explore the area and didn't return until evening. We were very surprised to find our room wasn't tended to--the bed was not made nor the room tidied, only the dishes from breakfast that I had washed and left on the drainboard were put away. My husband spoke to the person on duty and she said the matter would be dealt with. The next morning we lefty early and placed the make up room sign on the door. Returning that evening, we were dumbfounded to find nothing had been done to our room except for being left clean towels. Again, bed not made, hot tub not cleaned, no tidying, and this time the dishes weren't even put away. The first time it happened, we could have ignored it, but twice was inexcusable. Needless to say, we were happy to leave early the next morning and escape the negative situation. Audrey and Stephen Godlewski


3,4 sur octobre 25, 2014

A fine property with a great location. I would like to return for a longer stay


2,8 sur octobre 22, 2014

We booked for our first time visit at the end of the foliage seaon and stayed in the Robert Frost Cabin. It was lovely. However the fireplace did not work and wi fi did not work even though they were featured in the marketing! No cell phone service.. Maybe this is why there are free phone calls? The dining room was out of many of the choices on the menu and the staff attributed it to the end of the season even though the INN was totally booked for the weekend. What saved our rainy weekend was the hostess RYAN who accomodated us with dinner takeout and dessert even though the dinner reservations were booked solid. There was no room at the INN dining room. We got our dinner before the seated guests while we waited in the library. ( don't tell anyone). The lake is gorgeous and loons were calling. Though the docks had been taken out there were still canoes to paddle and scenery to swoon over. Plan on using your 4 wheel drive to get to your cabin in inclement weather. NOT a place for people who cannot get around easily!


4,6 sur octobre 22, 2014

A estadia ,foi perfeita,assim como o atendimento.a hospedagem é muito bonita e o local tambem.

Beautiful Inn, relaxing and comfortable

4,6 sur octobre 21, 2014

We loved the Lupine room with great views of the lake. It was large enough for the whole family and our dog-love having a dog friendly option! The dinner wa good, but the breakfast was great. Loved being able to use their canoes and the little play structure for the kids. The game room was a big draw in the rainy hours. Felt very welcome and comfortable.

Relaxing Stay

4,4 sur octobre 21, 2014

The staff was very accommodating. We came for a day of mid-week bike riding in the NE Kingdom. Our timing was a bit off season. Before our arrival - the staff gave us a heads up that they didn’t have dinner service until Friday evening. So we packed a picnic dinner and they keep it cool for us. Super nice.

Birthday Getaway that Turned into Outstanding Experience

5 sur octobre 17, 2014

Took my wife here on a the spur of a moment for a birthday getaway on Columbus Day weekend. Found it online and it looked promising. It was mostly booked up, but we managed to get the one room in the inn that was available. It was a garden view, so not spectacular, but check-in was exceptional with Ryan providing us with outstanding service and lots of info about the inn and the area. Room was very clean, somewhat spartan, bed comfortable, pillows not so much. Bathroom very clean, water pressure not great. Deck views outside were spectacular and everyone was very friendly and welcoming. Had some beers and cheese on porch and then dinner, which was a surprisingly gourmet meal that was outstanding in every way. Portions not large, but I had duck and my wife had Filet Mignon and the sauces, main courses and accompaniments were superb. Free continental breakfast in the morning was a step-up and included eggs. Every person on site went out of their way to welcome and charm us. We upgraded to a lakefront cabin for the second night and that was truly outstanding & spectacular in every way -- very clean, well laid out, TV/DVD, screened porch, deck with grill -- anything you would want. Foliage still remarkable, Lake Willoughby and mountain view breathtaking! Restaurant not open the second night but there is a wonderful country store run by Sandy & Jim a mile away with anything you would ever need -- including pizza! Overall, I would say this is the best bed & breakfast experience I have ever had. I would highly recommend this to anyone!

Northeast Kingdom gem!!!

5 sur octobre 16, 2014

This was a return visit - very enjoyable - great people. My husband and I will certainly stay there again.

What a wonderful surprise!

4,6 sur octobre 16, 2014

The pictures of the Willoughvale Inn did not do it justice! We stayed in the Gazebo room and it was like our own private bit of heaven. Drinking wine, looking out over the lake as the sun went down - it was splendid! Our dinner was first class and "hats off" to the chef! I highly recommend a stay at Willoughvale for anyone and hope to return!

Ready for our next visit!

4,8 sur octobre 14, 2014

We enjoyed the friendliness of the staff and other travelers we met. We thoroughly enjoyed the beauty of the surrounding area. Our room and the common areas were all very nice and clean. My husband would have preferred a heavier breakfast, but I enjoyed breakfast both mornings. If they offer dinner while you're there, take advantage of it. It was only available one of the two nights we were there. It was delicious.

Lovely place to stay

2,8 sur octobre 14, 2014

We stayed in the Angler lakeside cabin. It was perfect for the two of us and our dog. Mattress wasn't very comfortable for us, but that was the only downside. Food in restaurant wasn't great, but it was convenient. View was awesome!

Falls Color and nice vistas

3,8 sur octobre 11, 2014

Well equipped cabin with great view and Jacuzzi tub. No instructions on how to use gas fired woodstove so never got it to work. Woke up at 7am by voices near this distant and isolated cabin. Sounded like gardeners working outside but finally decided it was chain saw noise. They were trimming a tree next to cabin with all their trucks circling my car, so they knew it was occupied. So tree trimmers were inconsiderate and owners didn't stop them.

pleasant view for a pleasant stay

4,2 sur octobre 10, 2014

First time to Westmore, VT to view Lake Willoughby, took advantage of a perfect Inn to stay at, Willoughvale Inn. We were welcomed by a lovely lady who was most helpful and informative about the area and the history of the Inn. The Inn was well kept, quaint and extremely spotless. Fresh, crisp and unique hallways, rooms, and dining area. We chose to have dinner at the Inn, which was delicious, just enough food cooked by a wonderful chef, and served by a personable young lady from the area. We truly appreciated our quiet getaway at the Inn. The porch with the rockers was decorated with beautiful flowers of the season. We made sure to take advantage of the sitting room where we learned about the Inn and had a complimentary cup of hot coffee. It offered many lovely books, puzzles, maps and a television. The furniture was true to the era and comfortable.

Utterly wonderful

5 sur octobre 10, 2014

We were lucky enough to arrive at the Inn on a warm sunny autumn(that's fall) evening. The view is spellbinding and the welcome from the staff was warm, friendly and informative. Great dinner, good sleep in a beautiful room with lake view(opened curtains, drapes, at dawn to lie in bed and gaze) and a breakfast to see you through the entire day. Should have booked longer. Couldn't fault it in any way.

Distance to alternative restaurants, a real problem

2,6 sur octobre 04, 2014

The hotel advised that their restaurant was closed after booking, and that they had lists of local alternatives. These alternatives it transpired all involved round trips of over 20 miles which in late September was in the dark. The nearest alternative advised by the desk clerk , who even provided printed directions , was unfortunately found to be closed and we dined courtesy of a local store,(the ingredients) and the hotels off duty chef (plates and cutlery ). An adventure we did not really need !

Terrific Anniversary Stay!

5 sur septembre 30, 2014

Nothing like a quick escape to Northern Vermont for an anniversary celebration. We had a terrific time. Clean room, great food, helpful and friendly staff. We'll be back!

on the Lake for 24 hours

4,2 sur septembre 26, 2014

I spent an overnight at the Inn and wish I've had more time there. The setting is beautiful and the Inn a great place tp stay.

Willoughvale Inn

4,6 sur septembre 25, 2014

We loved out stay at the Willoughvale Inn! The service is excellent, the rooms are comfortable, and the views are outstanding. There is a game room and playground which kept the kids busy. We cannot really comment on the dining as we only had the buffet breakfast which was ok,

Outstanding Experience

4,4 sur septembre 19, 2014

The Inn lived up to everything we had heard about it. The staff was friendly and helpful, the location was amazing and the rooms were charming.

Our family Vermont vacation

5 sur septembre 15, 2014

Our family vacation at one of the Lakeview cottages was outstanding. The accommodations had all of the conveniences of home. The location has a beautiful view of the lake with lake accessibility. The cottages was a short distance to the beach and other Vermont tourist venues.


3,0 sur septembre 11, 2014

cabin was so perfect and clean the inn smelled so we decided to have dinner some where else which was to bad because the bar looking over the water looked beautiful! Also the inn keeper said it wasn't tier busy season so they would only be open till 730 in the restaurant and bar, that does not make sense! Also doesn't seem fair to the customer who are there.

Angler cottage

4,4 sur septembre 05, 2014

Spectacular location. Unusual to find a lakefront cottage that is available to rent by the day with daily housekeeping service, general hotel services, etc. Pricey but seemed worth the cost.

Our 10th anniversary get-away

4,8 sur septembre 02, 2014

My husband and I were trying to find a great place to spend our 10th anniversary and our friends suggested the Willoughvale Inn cabins on the lake. We couldnt be happier with our stay-it was just what we needed. Beautiful lake,great cabin and wonderful surroundings and the staff was so nice. Thank You for making our 10th one to remember. We will be going back again for sure

Mixed feelings

2,8 sur août 31, 2014

Most of my experience was positive, about what you would expect from a "high end" country inn, but things in the dining room were a sheer disappointment. It took 45 minutes to get my order out of the kitchen, and the place was not more than half-busy. Ive seen other reviews from prior years with the same complaint. They have one cook, one waitress and one hostess (who doubles as the Inn's receptionist during dinner hours) for about 50 seats. Also, the breakfast buffet was opened fifteen minutes late both mornings I was there. The thing that saves them from extinction is that ther are the only game in town!

Great place to stay

4,4 sur août 25, 2014

On beautiful Lake Willoughby, you can take a canoe or a kayak, you can play bad mitton or build a fire, and swimming out to the trampoline raft is super fun, it's a beautiful place to visit, I would definitely stay here again.

A fun family weekend get away

4,2 sur août 09, 2014

We had a great stay. We loved using the kayaks and having a bonfire at night. We also found the game room fun.

Temporary staffingissues in the kitchen.

3,8 sur août 09, 2014

The restaurant was experiencing staffing issues and because of that was a disappointment. But the Inn, the room, the location, and the staff who were on hand were terrific.

A marvelous stay

5 sur août 07, 2014

This was the perfect getaway. The staff was very helpful and the chef was excellent. We will definitely be returning here for future vacations. If you are looking to get away and decompress look no further than Willoughvale Inn. There's plenty to discover in the surrounding environs and towns. Be forwarned though that there is a lovely beach on the south end of Lake Willoughby that is commonly known as the nudie beach. We just ignored it and enjoyed the beach for its natural beauty (no pun intended).

Would definately return!

4,0 sur août 07, 2014

We so enjoyed our stay! Especially nice during warm weather is that guests have access to the Inn's beach area for swimming, the water trampoline, kayaking, canoeing, paddleboarding and motor boat. There's also a net set up for badminton or volleyball and a playground for little ones. (And a larger sandy public beach is within walking distance). Nice care is taken of all the equipment and grounds, and the staff is friendly and helpful. Our only wish and suggestion is that the breakfast offerings could be varied a little from day to day, with more attention to fresh fruit, especially when available locally during the summer. Strawberries were in season while we were there but we didn't see any in the dining room. A gluten free offering would be appreciated, too (although I brought my own).

Excellent stay

4,4 sur août 05, 2014

We had a very relaxing and wonderful stay at the Willoughvale Inn. The staff was great, the location and facilities could not have been better!

Overnight stay

5 sur juillet 29, 2014

Overnight stay.. Rooms are very clean and everyone was very welcoming! Will definitely stay again and will recommend!! - Kris L.

A wonderful getaway.

5 sur juillet 26, 2014

A gorgeous location. Very relaxing. Great food and ambience. Highly recommended.

One Night Stay at Willoughvale

4,4 sur juillet 26, 2014

No gardens to liven up the vista toward Lake Willoughby, but the Inn itself is quite nice. The room was very clean; bath towels very large and fluffy; but decor and fixtures need updating. Food was outstanding, as was service in the bar dining area. Wonderful receptionist and very presentable and personable staff overall.

Love Lake Willoughby

3,2 sur juillet 25, 2014

We come to the lake every year and stay at various places. This is the third time at the Willoughvale Inn, each time in a different room. The first and second rooms were downstairs, one was the Gazebo Room which is for 2 people. These are great rooms. This time I had my two adult daughters so we stayed at a room upstairs, The Westmore. It had a fridge in the closet and coffee maker. Included is free phone calls to anywhere in the U.S. and free wi-fi. We had a power outage the 2nd night and never got the wi-fi back for the next day. We were given a lantern only because my daughter happened to open the door when someone was coming up to put a lantern in the hall. We went to the beach and shopping in Saint Johnsbury at the Farmer's Daughter. (Farmers Daughter has new ownership so now open again!)

July review

5 sur juillet 24, 2014

The Inn is charming and really lovely. We stayed in the Governor Aiken suite it was beautiful, cozy, very clean and had a wonderful view of the lake.

Willoughvale stay

4,6 sur juillet 19, 2014

Have stayed here a few times and every time is always fantastic. The staff are the most friendliest and helpful at all times. Truly a great place to stay.

Lakeside Lovely

3,6 sur juillet 16, 2014

We unfortunately were only staying for one night, but had a chance to canoe on lovely Lake Willoughby and enjoy the Inn's waterfront. Our room was spacious, well appointed with a panoramic view of the lake and mountains . The staff were very helpful and suggested a great restaurant for lunch that we would have never discovered on our own. We'll be back !

Beautiful location, the lake is magniicent

4,4 sur juillet 07, 2014

My wife and I loved the lake and the inn. Wonderful time.

Our favorite place in the Northeast Kingdom

4,4 sur juillet 02, 2014

We keep coming back to the Willoughvale because of the fabulous location. The lakeside cabins beautifully situated. The renovation done to the Robert Frost Cabin (the one we have always stayed at with one exception) have made it even better. The kitchen is more than adequate, and the DVD and TV are great. Our only complaint is the "rustic" furniture which may be some of the least comfortable we've ever sat on! (Moving the cushions around make it work) The bedrooms are fine; though it may be getting time to replace the beds themselves. Dining at the inn has been mixed. Most of the time the food was quite good; but some of the days the restaurant is closed, so it's not easy to depend on it. The "continental" breakfast was ok, but nothing to rave about. Mostly we used the kitchen facilities in the cabin and do our own breakfast, and sometimes evening meal. The staff have always been attentive, friendly and helpful. A few years back, during an exceptionally hot spell, the staff recommended that we switch from the Robert Frost to one of the lake view cabins because the A/C in the Robert Frost was really not coping with the 90 degree heat. The lakeside cabins have much newer beds and generally feel a lot more upscale--but, and it's a big drawback for us, you miss being right on the lake and hearing the loons. To summarize: for us it's the location on one of the most iconic spots in New England that is the big selling point. You may not experience the coziness or cameraderie of a smaller inn (especially if you stay in one of the cabins) but the views at sunrise and sunset more than compensate.

a Great place to spend time at the lake

4,6 sur juin 25, 2014

The cottage was right on the lake with a view that would be very hard to top. Our cottage had a very cozy feel; just what one would expect in Vermont. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. We can't wait to go back; we have book a return trip in August.

good getaway

3,6 sur juin 18, 2014

fabulous locale but little service was available during off peak season

Great spot and great service

3,6 sur juin 10, 2014

We were fortunate enough to get the last available room with short notice. Had a nice dinner, great, friendly staff who took good care of us. I loved the firm bed, my wife did not. Continental breakfast was adequate. Really enjoyed our stay and would be happy to return.

Best B&B in Vermont

5 sur mai 16, 2014

We love staying at this beautiful inn in Vermont- Lake Willoughby is breathtaking

nice night away

4,0 sur mai 14, 2014

Room was large with a nice bathroom and a nice deck over looking the lake. Staff/owners were very friendly answered questions and made sure we were happy. Will stay there again.

One of my Favorite Places!

3,6 sur avril 25, 2014

My boyfriend and I have stayed at the Willoughvale for the past two years as a birthday "gift" to myself. The Weathervane room is beautiful and has a gorgeous view of Lake Willoughby. This will be an annual visit for us!! Love this place!!

An amazing experience

4,4 sur août 12, 2012

My girlfriend and I stayed at one of their private cottages and were blown away by the views and quality of the modern yet country-like cottage. We loved it so much we made reservations for three more nights in October! The service was great, and the front desk lady even allowed us to check in an hour early and rest our camping-weary bones The dinner dining was perfect. However, the continental breakfast left room to be desired - the cereals and breads were decent, but the pancakes seemed hastily made and slightly burnt, and the eggs were just baked and left out, allowing a waxy coat to form on top that looked inedible.

Best romantic weekend ever!

5 sur novembre 11, 2011

Thanks so much for a fantastic weekend away. The gazebo suite aw perfect...from the spectacular view, chocolates and champagne on arrival, tasty breakfast, kayaking on the lake....not to mention the staff that was so helpful. We can not wait to plan our next trip.

Willoughvale Inn

4,4 sur novembre 29, 2007

We had a delightful stay in a glorious room. The room was well-designed and well-appointed. The only problem is that the Inn is a little too close to the road.

Willoughvale Inn


  • Prix par nuit $84 - $339
  • Avis (177) 4,4
  • Chambres 18


  • Téléphone 1-8025254123
  • Fax 1-8025254514
  • Appel gratuit (depuis les USA) 1-8005949102

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