Just a brisk stroll from downtown Brattleboro, The Inn on Putney Road Bed and Breakfast is your ticket to the scenic beauty of Vermont. The six guest rooms of this charming French Provincial estate provide ultimate privacy while overlooking the West River and enchanting gardens. Your backyard sits adjacent to the waterways coursing through town, and there are more than a dozen miles of hiking trails minutes from your doorstep.
Start each day with a full gourmet breakfast and stay charged in the afternoon with readily available tea and coffee. All rooms provide top-quality bedding, full bathrooms, concierge services, an in-room refrigerator, computer access, and several have a romantic fireplace. Other premium amenities with each stay include computer access, complimentary DVD library, snacks and beverages, a microwave, and a billiards table. The property rests beside preserved land, and you can spend hours bird watching or strolling through the perennial gardens.
Each room comes with a separate entrance to ensure your privacy when spending a relaxing getaway from home. While roaming the property, you have ample space for yourself in the gardens, and the staff can pack everything you need for a delightful picnic with your partner. Enjoy a romantic dinner with a bottle of wine, local culinary treats, and watch the gentle flow of the river beside the person dearest to your heart.
Year-Round Vermont Destination
Whether you love soaking up the outdoors or strolling through art galleries, Brattleboro has something to offer for everyone. Lace your hiking boots or race down cycling trails during summer, then hit the slopes once the snowy winters arrive. In between, visit museums, theaters, or enjoy a Vermont-style shopping spree. If you fancy watching the changing of the seasons, watch the blooming wildflowers in the spring or the flamboyant fall foliage. Brattleboro offers the perfect balance of nature and culture as each season boasts a unique flair that stands out from the rest.
Brattleboro’s location in Southern Vermont and beside the Connecticut River provides unlimited choices to explore the outdoors. Green Mountain National Forest is less than one hour away and offers dozens of trails for all skill levels. Climb some of the tallest peaks in Vermont for astonishing views of the countryside or watch for white-tailed deer, moose, and other wildlife. Since your retreat rests on the Connecticut River, rent a canoe or kayak for a peaceful outing on the water. When the holidays roll around, bring your winter gear for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing adventures right from your inn’s backyard.
For those rare occasions of unpleasant weather, Brattleboro has lots of cultural institutions to keep you busy. The Brattleboro Museum & Art Center showcases collections from regional artists, and the Tasha Tudor Museum celebrates the renowned children’s book author. Visit the Brattleboro History Center to learn about the local heritage or shop for antiques at Twice Upon a Time. Celebrate the arts year-round by parading through the Brattleboro Gallery Walk that features local artwork the first Friday of each month.
Battleboro’s eclectic food scene lets you sample the tastiest flavors Vermont has to offer. The Brattleboro Area Farmer’s Market is the best place to start after you check into your bed and breakfast. With more than 50 vendors selling locally-produced goods, you’ll taste the freshest agricultural products available in Southern Vermont. One of the focal meeting points for local producers, the Brattleboro Market provides fruits and vegetables, cheeses, baked goods, maple syrup, and other delicious products.
Outside of the farmer’s market, Brattleboro has a wide range of restaurants that display the talents of local chefs. Top of the Hill Grill is the premier BBQ joint in the area that specializes in Mexican and Cajun dishes. Meat lovers can sink their teeth into hickory smoked beef brisket, fresh ground burgers, gumbo, jambalaya, fajitas, and quesadillas. The award-winning restaurant also serves vegetarian plates, a kids’ menu, and gives customers scenic countryside views.
After filling your belly, quench your thirst by paying a visit to some of Brattleboro’s craft breweries. Hermit Thrush Brewery is a must-visit for its American sours and fruity beers made from Brattleboro’s wild yeast. Dedicated to sustaining the environment, the brewery limits energy consumption to produce refreshing ale recipes with an old-world taste. Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery has earned a reputation as Vermont’s premier beer bar to sip craft brews. The waterfront Bier Garten lets you taste local microbrews while snacking on mouthwatering pub fare.
Find the Bed & Breakfast Package for You
When you stay at the Inn on Putney Road, there are several themed packages for you to choose for your vacation. Those wishing to enjoy the tranquility of the Connecticut River Valley can choose the Picnic Package to connect with nature. Pick up your picnic basket and roam the peaceful farmlands, trickling streams, and covered bridges dotting the Vermont countryside. Your picnic basket will include a bottle of wine, Vermont spring water, and catered lunches to keep you refreshed on your outdoor adventures.
For couples seeking a romantic getaway, try the Romance or Say it with Flowers Packages. The Romance Package comes with your choice of wine or champagne, gourmet chocolates, and a bouquet of your lover’s favorite flowers. If you only need the flowers, add a card and personalized message with the Say it with Flowers Package. You can customize your partner’s gift to satisfy their every wish for your trip.
How about something a little more fun than a romantic weekend for two? The Good Sport Package may be up your alley with local microbrews, gourmet meats, and delectable cheeses. What better way to taste the flavors of Vermont than sharing chilled beers and tasty snacks with your travel buddy?
Regardless of the reason or the season, The Inn on Putney Road connects you with all that Vermont is known for and does so with impeccable taste and style. Stay for a day or a week, but expect to want to return soon. We bet it won’t take any convincing at all!
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