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West Long Branch, New Jersey
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Love this place. Very comfortable. Beautiful surroundings, lovely and clean cottages, nicely priced. Located near great places to shop, eat and explore. Can't wait to return. Fall is the best time to be there.

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Midwest City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This is a perfect stop for an overnight. It was easy to get to, quiet and had all the amenities. Each cabin has a front porch, great for sitting out and enjoying the fresh air with coffee. The bed was very comfortable. The entire cabin was spotlessly clean inside and OUT. There are picnic tables and grills behind the cabins....

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We stayed here after a long road trip. Janelle was so kind and welcoming. She gave us lots of information for places to visit, eating places, foods. Went above and beyond. The place is very clean and our rooms were tidied and cleaned daily. We had 2 adjoining rooms which made travelling as a family convenient. So dog friendly too...

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Bath, New York
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Very clean, comfortable and down-right relaxing. We stayed in cottage 8, and everything was great, even the natural soap & shampoo. Janelle was above and beyond hospitable and very helpful, advice on where to eat and how far things are just for example. I would definitely stay there again, thank you for our great first night in Vermont.

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Beaufort, SC
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We were lucky to get a cabin late in the day, and it was charming! Spotlessly clean, just the right size, and we had a wonderful nights sleep. Would be happy to stay again and stay longer. Owners were friendly and helpful, very nice family.

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Reviewed 23 July 2016

The reason my family and I keep coming back to the Serenity Motel is the beautiful , quiet surroundings, wonderful hospitality of Janelle and Mike, and the cleanliness of the cottages. We love reading on the porch, listening to the roosters, and watching the chickens cluck their way around the grounds. Janelle and Mike always help recommend places to eat,...

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1Thank Aruss7
Reviewed 17 July 2016

STAY HERE! Extremely Clean, beautifully maintained, cozy, vintage cottages. Bathrooms recently upgraded. Excellent rates. Owners live on the premises -- friendly, genuine people. Loved hearing the rooster crow in the morning. Bag the superhighway exit chain lodgings and stay here!

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Ledgewood, NJ
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I recently spent 8 nights at the Serenity Motel; it is a very pleasant and well-maintained property in a lovely part of southern Vermont. My room was comfortable and extremely clean; everything (TV, air-conditioner, microwave, mini-refrigerator) worked well. The shower had excellent water pressure. If you want to avoid typical motel chain accommodations, the Serenity Motel is ideal.

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Wantagh, New York
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We stayed here 2 nights, accomodations were comfortable and met our needs. Easy to visit Bennington and Manchester from location. Beds were comfortable, bathroom small but adequate and fridge and microwave available for us to make breakfast. Picnic table and BBQ available.

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United States
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We loved our stay at Serenity, the cottages have been kept very well and they were extremely clean. We very much enjoyed our stay and will look to stay again. Highly recommend this as an excellent place to spend the night.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Serenity

Address: 4379 Rte. 7A, Shaftsbury, VT 05262
Region: United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > Shaftsbury
Price Range: $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Serenity Hotel Shaftsbury
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“FACEBOOK page and website offer good descriptions too. I stayed in cottage room 2-close to the road but not too noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles billwV6368CU, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in cabin 8 furthest from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles MichelleM314, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Depending on how many people you travel with the rooms will accommodate all!”
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 of 5 bubbles 218joana, 2 Nov 2015 | Read review
“there are only 8 cottages (part of the charm) so either book ahead or as early in the day as possible”
 of 5 bubbles phyllisb390, 16 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Cabins 7 and 8 are the farthest from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles bobdevo, 2 Oct 2015 | Read review
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