• 2015 Spring Wine Tasting & Cellar Sale

    Wine Tasting and Cellar Sale for Spring… Read More
  • Easter Sunday Grand Buffet Brunch

    Sunday, April 5 is Easter, and The Essex… Read More
  • Spa Quad Pack: Purchase until 3/14/15, use by 12/15

    Purchase a Spa Quad Pack, with each of four… Read More
  • Ski & Spa: Stowe Mountain or Sugarbush Resort

    Ski or Ride the legendary  Stowe Mountain… Read More
  • "R and 'Arf"  Pet Get-a-way Weekend Package

    Pet lovers, unite! Our R & 'Arf… Read More
  • Ski & Stay: Stowe Mountain or Sugarbush Resort

    Ski or Ride the legendary  Stowe Mountain… Read More
  • Inner Chef

    Grab a spatula and tap your culinary prowess… Read More
  • Escape to The Essex

    With this exclusive three-night package,… Read More
  • Romantic Getaway

    Escape with your special someone for a romantic… Read More
  • Taste of Vermont

    Savor the flavors of Vermont with our unique… Read More
  • Gourmet Spa Getaway

    Gather your friends, pack your bags, and… Read More
  • Five-Night Holiday

    Make the most of your visit to the Lake… Read More

About Us

Essex Resort & Spa – a Jewel in Vermont’s Green Mountains


The Essex Resort and Spa's mission is to afford every guest a wide variety of resort experiences complemented by exceptional customer service. Building on our unique standing as one of the country's only Culinary Resorts, we strive to ensure that our passion for food is at the root of everything we do.

Founded in 1989, The Essex Resort & Spa is an 18-acre property located just outside of Burlington, Vermont, with 120 inviting rooms, two restaurants, a full-service Spa, Salon & Fitness Center, indoor and outdoor pools, and three public teaching kitchens in Cook Academy.

The Resort's respect for the environment is demonstrated in its practices and recycling program

The Essex Resort & Spa is the home of Vermont Tennis Vacations on six Har-Tru courts, the Links at Lang Farm golf course, and Northern Lights Rock & Ice.

The Resort is family-friendly and pet-friendly. The Essex is also a Recommended Property of Forbes and Startle.com, offering a special rate to Active Military and recently returning veterans who are no longer in the military. 

We sincerely look forward to your visit.

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A Culinary Passion


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