Plan your meeting or retreat at The Essex, and say hello to exceptional customer service, award-winning cuisine, wonderful accommodations, perfect Vermont scenery and an abundance of activities throughout the year.
Conveniently located just minutes from Burlington International Airport, The Essex is the ideal location to host your next conference or executive retreat. The tranquility of our beautiful, 18-acre Resort will inspire your team. Our selection of activities, both onsite and throughout the area, offer your guests an array to choose from when their workday is done.
The Essex’s sister venue, The Ponds at Bolton Valley, is a beautiful event facility surrounded by 5,000 acres of Vermont forests and mountains. The panoramic views from every window, a great room with vaulted ceilings and a spectacular river stone fireplace create upscale wilderness elegance for every function.
In all, we have more than 12,000 total square feet of flexible conference space, both at The Essex and The Ponds at Bolton Valley.
*Salons I, II, and III have identical specifications and can be combined for a total of 1,474 square feet, with seating capacities of: Theatre – 180, Classroom – 100, U-Shape – 50, Reception – 200, Banquet – 100
**The Ponds is located offsite at The Bolton Valley Resort, approximately 30 minutes from The Essex Resort & Spa