Steal away to the distinguished tranquility
of Ormsby Hill, and let the magic unfold. Come celebrate. Enter a place
and time where love is lavished.
Your Bedchamber Will Enchant You. Imagine
stylish decor of the highest quality: a canopy bed, a glowing fireplace, a
private Jacuzzi for two. It is a potion for tranquility, your own personal
Room design and ambience have all been created using
romance and comfort as our guiding principles. We hope we have anticipated
all your needs before your arrival.
All guest rooms contain the following amenities:
In-room telephone access
Rubber duckies and candlelight for the Jacuzzis
Plenty of large, thick towels
Non-allergenic pillows and comforters
Extra-firm posturepedic mattresses
Current reading materials (both novels and magazines)
Innkeepers' guide to the area and information about the inn
Gilchrist & Soames bath products
In-room guest journal
Attention to detail!
Attention to detail!
At Ormsby Hill we give you permission to eat splendid
food in our Conservatory without having to feel guilty about it! Our
reputation for excellent food is nationally acclaimed and your dining
experience will be truly one of the highlights of your visit.
Chris, the chef/innkeeper, has built her reputation for
culinary skills during her 16 years of innkeeping. She grew up with a dad
who owned a gourmet food store, she has always been around good food, and
cooking is her passion and hobby.
Chris published her first cookbook in 1992, and it
continues to be well received. In addition, she has been featured in
national publications, and she was honored as a Yankee Magazine Great New
Upon your arrival, you will be welcomed in your room
with a plate of very special cookies baked by Chris -- from a poppyseed
madeleine to an almond crescent to a triple chocolate chocolate chip
cookie. They are all irresistible.
Breakfasts at Ormsby Hill are truly memorable. On quiet
mornings, a full breakfast is served at 9:00. On busier mornings, a buffet
is served between 8:00 and 10:00, with a hot entree served at 9:00 -
followed by dessert (yes, dessert!). Some examples of hot entrees are a
breakfast bacon-and-egg risotto, a risotto with wild mushrooms, polenta.
Chris's famous baked pancakes that look like a top hat, raisin
bread-and-butter pudding, ricotta cheese pies, scrambled eggs in puff
pastry, and basil scrambled eggs on portobello mushrooms.
Accolades: AAA Four Diamond Award. America's
Favorite Inns: "... a world-class inn in a spectacular setting." Wonderful
Weekends from Boston: "The innkeepers pamper guests in every way
possible." Fodor's New England: "... a sumptuous affair." Best Places to
Stay: "... luxurious rooms."
at Ormsby Hill
1842 Main St., Manchester Center, Vermont 05255. 802-362-1163.