While our passion will always be to ensure that The Four Chimneys Inn is everything you could want for your Vermont vacation, we are honored to know that some of our friends in the travel journalism world are just as busy taking notes. If you are just discovering Bennington, Vermont and our bed and breakfast, we hope these articles will give you a feel for our property and for the area we are fortunate to call home.
1. Yankee Magazine
Best Vermont Bed and Breakfast
We were so honored to be named Yankee Magazine’s Best of New England – Best Vermont B&B for 2019! See the whole issue and learn the top picks of this adventurous editorial team that lives and breathes New England vacations. From food choices, lodging, and even the best Vermont attractions, this issue is packed with all the skinny on planning your Vermont vacation or New England Adventure. Details here.
2. The YellowNote
24 Hours in Bennington, Vermont | A Mini Travel Guide
If you are an avid Instagrammer, you might know Briana and Tom Lyons, and their love for Vermont. This light and breezy article, filled with gorgeous photos, is entertaining and highlights their amazing 24-hour trip in Bennington. We were honored to be showcased as the best place to stay in the area. If you are looking for a mini-vacation guide for your Vermont weekend getaway, Briana and Tom have all the best tips and recommendations to make your trip one for the books!
“This inn is quintessential Vermont with its lush expansive lawn, meandering brick path and stately white exterior (all tucked behind a charming old stone wall!). The best of both worlds, you instantly feel miles away and yet you’re walking distance to the Bennington Monument and Old First Church, and minutes away from antique shops and downtown restaurants.”
Hear more about their trip and recommendation here.
3. Fodor’s Travel Vermont
Expert Travel Review
If you’re familiar with Fodor’s Travel Guide, you know they are one of the best online resources to use for all your travel planning needs. Recently, they featured the Four Chimneys Inn and wrote their expert opinion about our property.
“One of the best inns in Vermont, this three-story 1915 neo-Georgian looks out over a substantial lawn and a wonderful old stone wall. Owner and innkeeper Lynn Green’s careful attention maintains the property in high style.” You can read the whole review and start planning a wonderful Vermont getaway.
4. Huffpost Travel
Ten Top Small but Surprisingly Posh Inns In The Northeast US
We were thrilled to be recognized as one of the Top Ten Posh Inns in the Northeast US by Huffpost Travel expert Malerie Yolen-Cohen. In this article, she highlights that our Vermont inn is perfect for visitors seeking the Victorian age “summer in the mountains” experience and sings praises to the attention to detail you’ll find at our inn.
5. Yankee Magazine
Best Place to Stay in Vermont
We are honored to be featured in Yankee Magazine as the Best Place to Stay in Vermont, not once, but twice! This article not only mentions The Four Chimneys Inn but reveals the appeal of a Vermont getaway. The article showcases the best of Bennington and Southern Vermont from historical aspects, outdoor adventure, and delicious cuisine to luxury lodging and iconic attractions like the Vermont Country Store. Learn more about our property and all of the best things to do in Vermont in Yankee Magazine.
6. Social Media Highlights
Instagram & Influencers
The beautiful thing about social media is that friends tell friends about the great places they’ve been and the experiences they have had. We appreciate each and every social media share that you have passed along to your family and friends. We have been lucky enough to cross paths with some pretty impressive social media influencers
and had our inn pop up in some pretty interesting places.
- Shannon Shipman Travel Blog: Top 15 Things to do in Bennington, Vermont.
- Turquoise and Sunshine Travel Blog: Bennington Vermont Weekend Getaway | Four Chimneys Inn.
- The New England Weekender The New England Weekender’s Instagram and her wonderful article Four Chimneys Inn – A Romantic History.
- Late Night TV: How surprised was Pete when he was channel surfing one night only to see a larger than life photo of the inn pop up in a skit from Comedy Central’s Samantha Bee. Luckily he screen-shotted (is that a word?) it or I might never have believed him!
- Book Covers: Another big surprise happened when one of our guests who is a librarian told me she saw the Four Chimneys Inn pictured on the cover of a novel. Sure enough, there we were on the cover of Maura Roosevelt’s Baby of the Family
Shannon has a loyal instagram following of more than 100,000 followers on her beautiful instagram feed @shannon.m.shipman
Turquoise and Sunshine is a New England travel blog with gorgeous photography with and emphasis on Connecticut, Vermont and Maine. You can view her beautiful photography and collection of distinctive New England Barns (so fun!) on instagram @turquoiseandsunshine