Two hotels in Stowe, Vermont, a premiere skiing destination, were selected among the top 10 ski hotels in the country. Stowe, a quaint town 3 hours north of Boston, is routinely selected as one of the top destinations for those seeking an idyllic winter getaway. With New England about to get its first snowstorm, the mountains will soon be flooded with skiers and snowboarders.
The Lodge at Spruce Peak
Coming in at the number 9 spot is Stowe’s The Lodge at Spruce Peak. The Lodge at Spruce Peak garned dozens of accolades over the years including “#4 Hotel in the Northeast” from Condé Nast Traveler, “Four Star Award” via Forbes Travel Guide, and many more!
“The Lodge at Spruce Peak is Stowe’s only ski-in/ski-out luxury resort. Rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows, and suites offer cozy fireplaces. Guests can choose from a variety of room layouts, ranging from studios to spacious four-bedroom residences,” wrote USA Today.
For a “topnotch” winter holiday, a stay at Topnotch Resort in Stowe will be perfect for a quaint winter weekend trip from Boston. The 65-year-old resort came in at the third best skiing hotel in America according to USA Today readers. Topnotch Resort also ranked as one of Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best” hotels!
“Escape to a place of raw beauty at Topnotch Resort. Cozy rooms, suites, and resort homes are fully equipped and convenient for single guests or large groups. Guests will enjoy strolling through the gardens, dining at The Roost, and relaxing in the spa at this charming mountain resort,” notes USA Today.
Best ski hotels in America
USA Today travel editors and experts narrowed the pool of the top ski hotels in America. Then 200,000 readers voted for the final 10! Below are America’s favorite ski resorts for the New Year!
- Viceroy Snowmass – Snowmass Village, Colorado
- Knob Hill Inn – Ketchum, Idaho
- Topnotch Resort – Stowe, Vermont
- The Cliff Lodge – Snowbird, Utah
- Manor Vail Lodge – Vail, Colorado
- The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe – Truckee, California
- Sun Valley Lodge – Sun Valley, Idaho
- Best Western Plus Kentwood Lodge – Ketchum, Idaho
- The Lodge at Spruce Peak – Stowe, Vermont
- Mountain Modern – Jackson, Wyoming
Stowe, Vermont is a three-hour drive from Boston. The town is frequently recognized for gorgeous fall foliage and its pristine snow-covered mountains perfect for a weekend of skiing, hot tubs, and lodging!