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Top 5 Spots to Get Engaged in Bennington

Romantic Vermont Proposal Ideas

‘Tis the season for celebrating love, romance, and special surprises! Thinking about ending 2017 with a bang or starting the new year with a new fiancé? Pop the question during your romantic stay at The Four Chimneys Inn and make it the picture-perfect Vermont proposal the two of you will never forget. You’ll need to find the perfect ring and the right words, but we’ve gathered up the top places to propose in Bennington. Read on to find the spot that is perfect for you and book your Vermont engagement getaway today!

woman pulling engagement ring from stocking

Classic Proposal – Old First Church

Nothing says “Going to the Chapel” like actually going to the chapel and asking for her (or his) hand in marriage. The Old First Church is a site to see in Bennington, both in the daylight surrounded by Vermont’s sparkling beauty, or under the stars. Perhaps take a stroll after a most romantic dinner out with your spouse-to-be and pop the question next to the Old First Church iconic white fence.

Old First Church in Bennington, VT

Grand Proposal – Hildene Estate

Take a beautiful drive up the historic scenic by-way 7A and spend a romantic afternoon at Hildene ― The Lincoln Family Home. Meander through the historic mansion. Wander the many gardens and trails. Check out the farm or make your grand gesture beside the 1,000-pipe Aeolian organ or on the fully restored luxurious Pullman Train Cars. You’ll leave the estate newly engaged and with memories that will last a lifetime.

Pick the Hildene Estate for your romantic Vermont engagement setting

Covered Proposal – One Of Bennington Covered Bridges

When it comes picturesque proposals, there are many options for where to pop the question in Bennington. Especially this time of year, the covered bridges of Bennington provide a quintessential Vermont backdrop. There are five to choose from near the Inn, each one providing a beautiful framed photo opportunity while still being a private moment for the two of you. Capture the moment with Greg Nesbit Photography.

Henry Bridge in Benninton, Vermont

Cool Proposal – The Four Chimneys Inn Grounds

Speaking of beautiful backdrops that also provide privacy for your big moment, you really don’t have to go far when you stay at The Four Chimneys Inn. Grab the ring and bundle up for your romantic stroll around the quiet grounds of your home away from home. Walk hand-in-hand and enjoy the beautiful 100 year-old pines, peaceful pond, and majestic stone wall on the property. Pick your perfect spot to pop the question!

Your Romantic Vermont Getaway at The Four Chimneys Inn

Cozy Proposal – Room 2 Fireplace

Or don’t bundle up at all! Each of our rooms provide the comfort and romance perfect for your special moment. Book our Estate King Room 2 for some extra warmth with its wood-burning fireplace. Cozy up by the fire. and pop the question in the quiet privacy of your room. Add a little extra with our Champagne & Chocolates Package or book our Sweet S’mores Special and we’ll make sure you have all of the fixings for an extra sweet engagement. The mood (and the firewood) has been set, now it’s time for your fairytale ending.

A Romantic Vermont Vacation at The Four Chimneys Inn

While these are our top picks, there are so many beautiful places both on our property and around the town that might be perfect for your engagement. Wherever you decide to declare your forever, we can help make it just right. Be sure to let us know your plans and check out our specials, packages, and enhancements to add that little something extra.

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