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Oshawa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just stayed at the Barn for 5 days with three friends from work. We had two rooms and they were both comfortable and clean. This place is 5 mins from Sugarbush and less than that to Mad River Glen. After a great breakfast in the restaurant, headed out skiing for the day. Returning to the Barn, we would relax and...

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Cohasset, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We spent a night of winter vacation week at Mad River Barn, got the last room available and packed 2 adults and 2 kids into one room. Luckily it was spacious and we were fine, though we forgot the sleeping bag we planned to use for the big kid so she slept on a pile of blankets (they had told...

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Thank mmdeininger
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This was my 3rd stay at MRB and it continues to impress me. The staff are super friendly and helpful and there's a very relaxed vibe. Bedding configurations vary but all the rooms in the renovated barn building, are beautifully done using recycled material - very cool. You won't find any floral chintz here! Beds are comfy and rooms very...

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Thank australiantripper_10
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We blew in for a quick weekend, but thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The accommodations were comfortable, the food was excellent and the people were really wonderful! We'll look forward to coming back soon.

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Thank Robin F
Washington, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here the second weekend in December for 2 nights with family. There were 5 adults and 2 children (ages 3.5 & 1.5). We stayed in room B4 in the main building. The main building itself it just gorgeous. Very rustic chic, and so cozy. The room had a main room with king bed, bathroom, and second room with...

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Thank Jessicalynnes32
Williamstown, MA
Reviewed 14 December 2016

This place is just amazing! The bedding is comfortable, the decorations are stylish with farmhouse flare that totally suits the building and surroundings. I would recommend this place to anyone. The owners are lovely too. You can tell they really love and care for this place.

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Thank Gopher0011
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 4 December 2016

My wife (now!) and I like to spontaneously book our hotels so we can wander freely and land at an ideal place for a while if we chose. Mad River Barn Inn was our first night on our Vermont based honeymoon. We struck it rich early on our trip and did two nights here - the only place we stayed...

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Thank MPMaddux
Saint Albans, Vermont
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

For the past few years my friends and I have been lucky enough to facilitate a retreat weekend at MRB. Heather and Andrew, the owners, are so delightful, warm and welcoming, we were made to feel at home at once. Their clever use of recycled materials from the old barn while maintaining a spotlessly restored establishment is pretty darn impressive!...

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Thank Radarsky
Mystic, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a wedding in town. The owners were so hospitable and the hotel was so unique. Our room was quite and off the main building. We hope to return without children in the future to take advantage of the family friendliness of this hotel. Great experience!

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1Thank Barbara T
Argyle, New York, United States
Reviewed 17 October 2016

It's this simple. Food Great! Place beautiful! The woman owner was rude and controlling. She argued with guests because she wanted a noise restriction at a wedding reception. She continued to stalk the guests if they touched the music and when she marched over the last time she only decided to be cordial but only because the bride was touching...

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Heather L, Owner at Mad River Barn Inn, Restaurant & Pub, responded to this review

Hi Tracy, Thank you for your review. As you know, I am the owner of the Mad River Barn and you were a guest at a wedding that we hosted for my cousin, Jesse, and his fiancee, Ashlee. We're thrilled to hear that you thought the food was great and that our place was beautiful. We host many wedding receptions...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mad River Barn Inn, Restaurant & Pub has been a fixture in the Mad River Valley for many years. Located at the base of the Appalachian Gap in the heart of the Mad River Valley, we're just a mile and half from Mad River Glen, and about five miles from Sugarbush's Lincoln Peak. We offer 18 guest rooms, each with a private bath. In addition, we have an onsite restaurant, a pub with a floor to ceiling fieldstone fireplace, and a game room where guests can play a game of shuffleboard on the newly refurbished antique shuffleboard table, or a game of foosball. Board games, cribbage, and cards are also available.In 2013, the property underwent a significant renovation project, including enhancements to the Barn and to the Farmhouse. From shopping and dining, to outdoor recreation, the arts, and events, Mad River Barn serves as your retreat and gateway to a fantastic Vermont experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mad River Barn Inn, Restaurant & Pub

Address: 2849 Millbrook Rd., Waitsfield, VT 05673 (Formerly Inn at the Mad River Barn)
Region: United States > Vermont > Waitsfield
Price Range: $210 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mad River Barn Inn, Restaurant & Pub 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Vermont style hospitality with modern rustic rooms and great on property bar and dining.”
 of 5 bubbles MPMaddux, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Barn rooms are located in the main building, right off the front desk. Quiet at night.”
 of 5 bubbles ChristyC86, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with loft can get a bit warm upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles katiea849, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Each room is unique so talk them when booking.”
  • The light fixture in our room
  • Chandelier in the Pub, made of salvaged bed springs!
 of 5 bubbles 172peggym, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on first floor if you can't climb stairs. Breakfast is on 1st floor. dinner is upstairs.But I bet they'd bring it down to you.”
 of 5 bubbles JoyL790, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
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