Tucked in the heart of Vermont's Green Mountains, you will find an elegant full-service resort reminiscent of a time gone by. Castle Hill Resort and Spa follows the tradition of honoring guests with its unique combination of warm hospitality, grace and elegance. Stroll through the charming gardens, indulge in a spa treatment, treat yourself to a gourmet dinner that will tantalize even the most discriminating palate. Recapture the gracious lifestyle of a bygone time. We invite you to come and experience the wonder and magic of Castle Hill Resort and Spa. Elegant, intimate and luxurious. Castle Hill Resort and Spa offer several types of accommodations sure to please all types of travelers. Rooms in the mansion are steeped in history, while the resort homes are state-of-the-art and have ample room for friends or family. Both feature gracious service, elegantly appointed guest rooms, and views of Vermont's Green Mountains. The town of Ludlow has long been known as home to Okemo Mountain Resort made famous for its ski trails, however there is so much more to see in do in the area. Winter activities include downhill and cross country skiing, snowboarding, snow shoeing, snowmobiling, sledding, sleigh ridesÃÂ¢Ã¢âÂ¬Ã¢â¬ï¿½well, the list is endless. Summer is often overlooked, but there is just as much to do if not more: golf, tennis, hiking, biking, fly fishing, outdoor concerts, scenic gondola rides, picnics, swimming, touring covered bridges and lots more! Year round the area boasts great shopping and art galleries. The Spa at Castle Hill is another popular diversion. As you can see, it would be difficult not to have something to do while visitingÃÂ¢Ã¢âÂ¬ÃÂ¦ though curling up by the fire with a good book is also an option!
Hotel Address:Location Summary
- Castle Hill Resort and Spa
- 2910 Route 103
- Ludlow, VT 05149
- United States
Rutland Regional Airport is serviced by Continental and is just 20 minutes from the resort. Albany, NY and Burlington, VT are just one hour and a half from the resort. Bradley International in Connecticut, two hours away, is also an option. Ground transportation can be arranged from any airport you choose. Boston 2.5 hours. New York City 4.5 hours. Hartford 2 hours. Montreal 3.5 hours.
Directions to Hotel
North of Boston (about 3 hours): Take Route 93 North for about 63 miles to I-89 North. Follow I-89 North until it intersects with I-91 South. Continue on I-91 South until you reach Vermont exit 8 (Ascutney). Take a right off of the exit and follow Route 131 West for approximately 16 miles unitl it end at VT Route 103. Turn right onto 103 and the Castle is the first drive on the right. South and West of Boston (about 3 hours): Take Mass Route 2 West to Route 140 North and then to Route 12 North. Bypass the town of Keene, NH and continue North on Route 12. Cross the Connecticut River at Bellows Falls, VT. At Bellows Falls, take Route 5 North to Route 103 North through Chester, VT and on to Ludlow, VT (watch for a sharp right turn on 103 in Chester). The Castle is on your right hand side at the Junction of 103 and 131 before entering Ludlow. From New York City or Connecticut: Take 91 North to exit 6 in Vermont. Take a left off the exit onto Route 103 North. Follow Route 103 North for about 16 miles (watch for sharp right turn on 103 in Chester). The Castle is on your right hand side at the Junction of 103 and 131 before entering Ludlow.
What types of activities are available for the non-skier or rider in the winter? Sledding, ice-skating, sleigh rides, indoor golf lessons, spa services, swimming, shopping, snowmobile tours, local theater, and antiquing are all available for the non skier. Celebrate 'An Overture to Christmas' with us. Traditionally held the first weekend in December, this event has been voted on of the top 10 events in Vermont.
Banquets & Meetings
Castle Hill Resort and Spa is the perfect location for your wedding or special event. From our outdoor gardens to our reception hall or one of three dining rooms, including a library and two formal dining rooms, we have a location to suit your needs. We specialize in events from two people to 250 people. Our professional staff will handle every detail of your function and our executive chef will attend to your event personally. Your event will be nothing short of spectacular!
Fine Dining on Site
Your dining experience at Castle Hill Resort and Spa will be nothing short of spectacular. Executive Chef Alphonsus Harris will delight your taste buds with his French influenced American cuisine. For breakfast, dinner or a special event, The Castle's cuisine is truly something to behold. Local, fresh produce and quality meats can be found on the menu each evening. The subtle chime of the grandfather clock and the opulent glow of the wood lined dining room, and the understated music lend themselves to a perfect dining experience. Our private dining room is available for groups while the oval shaped dining room and the billiard room are perfect for more intimate dinners. Reservations are recommended.
Babysitters can be arranged by the resort. Child care is also available at Okemo Mountain during the wintertime. In addition, ski lessons and camps are offered by Okemo.
Pets are not allowed at Castle Hill. Please contact us directly for referrals to local kennels.
Situated in the historic carriage house on the grounds of Castle Hill Resort, the Aveda Concept Spa offers guests a variety of services in a comfortable and luxurious atmosphere. Natural fiber robes, hand rolled towels assure you that no detail was left unattended to. From the outdoor, heated pool to the fully equipped fitness center, you will find it easy to spend an hour or a full day here. Fitness classes are offered in the solarium. Tennis pros and personal trainers are available to help you improve your game or your physique. Pampering spa services, from massages and facials to pedicures and wraps, will start your get-away off right.
everal golf courses are located close by. The Okemo Valley Golf Course is located in Ludlow and features bent-grass greens, fairways and tees. Proctor-Pittsford Country Club is located in Proctor and is a semi-private club. Located in Killington, Green Mountain National is a resort style course that will challenge players of all abilities. In addition, Windam Golf Club at Tater Hill and Crown Point Country Club are within a short drive.
There are great boutiques and many local shops to visit in Ludlow. Manchester Center is located with-in 45 minutes of Castle Hill and features outlet shopping. You will find the outlets for Coach, Ralph Lauren, J. Crew, Carter's, Dana Buchman, Armani, Nautica and many more.
Skiing - Snow
Castle Hill Resort and Spa is located with-in a five minute drive from Okemo Mountain Resort. Castle Hill offers complimentary transportation to and from Okemo. Killington, Ascutney, Bromley and Stratton ski areas are also located within a short drive of Castle Hill.
- - Banquets & Meetings
- - Disabled Access
- - Executive Retreat
- - Fine Dining on Site
- - Fine Dining Nearby
- - Child Programs
- - Spa Facility
- - Biking, Mountain
- - Dining
- - Ecological Tourism
- - Hiking
- - Horseback Riding
- - Jogging & Running
- - Shopping