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The Reluctant Panther Inn

The Reluctant Panther Inn

Hotel Highlights

  • Named after the wild panthers that used to roam the nearby mountains
  • A diverse range of activities including horse riding, fly-fishing and shooting
  • Fine dining in the restaurant or al fresco on the patio, with views of the gardens and Mount Equinox

The Reluctant Panther Inn & Restaurant - Luxury Hotel in Vermont

A romantic getaway in the mountains of Southern Vermont

Set in the Vermont Mountains in the pretty town of Manchester, Reluctant Panther Inn & Restaurant is a picturesque property surrounded by delightful gardens and provides elegant rooms and suites, a highly rated dining room, a cosy bar and a host of activities throughout the year.

Most noticeable is the immense feeling of comfort and the attention to detail in all the rooms and suites at Reluctant Panther Inn. It is the special touches such as antique furniture, fireplaces, fine original artwork, freshly cut flowers and luxurious Anichini bedcovers that make the difference. Some of the rooms benefit from breathtaking mountain views.

Explore Manchester Village with its historic buildings and interesting boutiques or play golf nearby on one of New England’s finest golf courses. In summer, kayak, canoe or go fly-fishing on the local rivers and streams while in winter, downhill skiing and snowboarding at Stratton is the order of the day. Return for a gourmet meal at the Reluctant Panther Inn followed by a show at the Dorset Theatre.

  • 20 rooms
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 floors

The rooms

Superior Room

Sleeps: 2 People.

Superior Rooms, at 350 square feet, are furnished with one King or Queen bed and feature mountain, garden or village views.

Each room has a cozy sitting area where you'll surely be able to relax and unwind. Unique decor and marble baths are accented by Frette Robes, Malin & Goetz Amenities, Turkish Towels, hypoallergenic featherbeds and 300+ thread count linens.

Deluxe Rooms

Sleeps: 2 People.

Larger than Superior Rooms at 400 square feet, Deluxes feature one King bed, mountain, garden or village views and cozy sitting areas.

Unique decor and marble baths are accented by Frette Robes, Malin & Goetz Amenities, Turkish Towels, hypoallergenic featherbeds and 300+ thread count linens. Gas or wood burning fireplaceplasma flat screen televisions, tubs for two and Keurig coffeemakers.

Junior Suite

Sleeps: 2 People.

Junior Suites, at 500 square feet, are furnished with one King bed and offer mountain or village views. Each Junior Suite has a cozy, separate sitting area with gas fireplace.

Unique decor and marble baths are accented by Frette Robes, Malin & Goetz Amenities,Turkish Towels, hypoallergenic featherbeds and 300+ thread count linens. All suites have plasma tv's, gas fireplaces & tubs for two.

Deluxe Suite

Sleeps: 2 People.

Deluxe Suites, at 600+ square feet, are furnished with one King bed and offer mountain, garden or village views from a private deck.

Each Deluxe Suite has a cozy, separate sitting area with gas fireplace. Unique decor and marble baths are accented by Frette Robes, Malin & Goetz Amenities, Turkish Towels, hypoallergenic featherbeds and 300+thread count linens. All have plasma tvs & fireplaces.

Location

Key Features

Air conditioning

Lounges/bars

Golf

Wireless internet connection

Pets allowed

Wedding services

Check in

1500

Check out

1100

  • Accessible facilities
  • Accessible parking
  • Breakfast
  • Children welcome
  • Computer
  • Concierge desk
  • DVD/video rental
  • Early check-in
  • Family plan
  • Free high speed internet connection
  • Free local calls
  • Free parking
  • Front desk
  • Full service housekeeping
  • Handicap Parking
  • High speed internet access for laptop in public areas
  • High speed internet connection
  • Hotspots
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Late check out guarantee
  • Lounges/bars
  • Newspaper
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Room service - limited hours
  • Security
  • Turndown service
  • Wakeup service
  • Wedding services
  • Wireless internet connection

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Bathtub
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Cable television
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Color television
  • Direct dial phone number
  • DVD player
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspaper
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • King bed
  • Oversized bathtub
  • Queen bed
  • Remote control television
  • Satellite television
  • Shower
  • Sitting area
  • Smoke detectors
  • Speaker phone
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Voice mail
  • Wireless internet connection

  • Fine dining
  • Golf
  • Whirlpool

The Reluctant Panther Restaurant offers contemporary American cuisine in an elegant, relaxed atmosphere. Menus feature local growers and producers and celebrate the four inspiring Vermont seasons.

Reluctant Panther

Cuisine type: American

Meals served: Breakfast, Dinner

The number one Zagat-Rated restaurant in Vermont- the Reluctant Panther Inn and Restaurant features the refined American Cuisine of Chef Sigal Rocklin. With a menu highlighting locally-sourced ingredients and complemented by an award-winning wine list- the restaurant serves an outstanding prix fixe and a la carte menu in a sophisticated dining with twin fireplaces and views of Mount Equinox. A comfortable tavern features a living room and cozy bar serving signature cocktails and a generous se

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