Made INN Vermont, an Urban-Chic Boutique B&B

204 South Willard Street , Burlington, VT 05401 USA (Show map)

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"New” kudos for our Cool-Urban Petite B&B! . . . 2015 May/June Yankee Magazine Editor's Choice Award: BEST NEW B&B; Feb 2015 Travel & Leisure, “A HIP NEW BREED OF INNS“; 2014 TOP 10 MOST ROMANTIC INNS”, by I Love Inns; 2012 “TOP VERMONT WINTER HOTELS,” by Richard Bangs for HUFF. POST & 2012 ”UNFORGETTABLE DESTINATIONS” by Chase Sapphire's TABLE & TRAVEL . . . “Come for the Design. Stay for the Experience" TM . . . Escape from the ordinary at Made INN Vermont, Burlington's downtown Urban-Chic Boutique B&B . . . Our Small Luxury Hotel offers (4) exquisite & unique designer guestrooms, offering a full & self-service interactive experience - think “upscale Ace Hotel” . . . Avant-garde style is fused w/ 19th century Victorian architecture & classic VT craftsmanship, including indigenous 1881 gorgeously restored white-oak floors & woodwork, and original floor-to-ceiling Victorian windows . . . Offering VT’s finest creations including: contemporary fine art, natural products, exceptional 1st-class hospitality & sumptuous VT farm-to-table gourmet breakfasts . . . and "romance" w/ our signature amenities: secluded palm garden w/ our 6 person hot-tub w/ all-inclusive "exclusive" VT IPA "HEADY TOPPERS & FOCAL BANGERS" brew service, & our 4th-floor 12 window Belvedere stunning sunset views (think “Key West") above the lake, mountains & roof-tops of Burlington, & . . . (cedar sauna, junior billiard table, musical instruments, fireplace, garden heaters, fire-pit & Victorian porches).

Reviews

Overall
4.7

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  • Guest room4.8
  • Service4.9
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Onsite Dining4.7

The PERFECT Burlington Getaway!

4.6 on August 26, 2015

My boyfriend and I just spent two nights at the Made Inn and I cannot say enough about how wonderful our experience was! The staff went above and beyond to make sure we were taken care of and having FUN! Right as we arrived they made sure we had drinks and a tour of the Inn. The Inn is gorgeous and immaculate! The room was spotless, charming, and comfortable. On top of our bed being extremely comfortable, the added bonus of having luxurious robes to lounge in, made it even better! Our bathroom was very nice and VERY clean. It did not feel like the sterile , uncomfortable typical hotel vibe, it was truly a relaxing, fabulous experience. Linda provided excellent service, making sure we had everything we wanted and more for breakfast. Breakfast was made to order, and delicious. There was always snacks available which made it feel like our own home. Linda made sure that we knew of things to do in the area, without being overbearing. We also LOVED using the hot tub, it was very clean and was beautiful lit up at night. We cannot stop talking about our stay here and cannot wait to go back!


Very Hip B&B in Burlington

3.4 on August 24, 2015

This b&b is really hip. Very nice room, very clean. Just great: An old record player and old vinyl records in the room. Great: Style, clean, walking distance to city and Lake Champlain No so great: Some noise at night due to car traffic, bathroom not integrated in the room. In any case a nice visit to remember! Viola and Andreas, Lueneburg, Germany


Made INN Vermont was great!

4.8 on August 10, 2015

We enjoyed our time at the INN and would recommend it as a nice option for a stay in Burlington. We don't stay ay many B and Bs and Linda the inn keeper made us feel right at home. She has an eye for design and her house is full of interesting elements. The breakfast was delicious. The INN is centrally located and it's a short walk to the main area of a Burlington.


Great stay!

4.8 on July 29, 2015

Linda was such a welcoming and wonderful hostess - ensuring that we had anything we might want to eat or drink throughout our stay. The breakfasts were amazing, the best we've had anywhere.


Comfortable and Friendly

4.0 on June 09, 2015

We were here in Burlington for three nights in June. The lovely house, the fabulous food, friendly hostess, everything about our stay at Made INN Vermont was amazing! Thanks Linda


Charm, Warmth, and Quality

5 on June 07, 2015

My wife and I visited Burlington to celebrate her birthday. Our stay at Made Inn Vermont was glorious. Our host, Linda, treated us with exactly the right amount of attention a guest could want. It's worth breaking down the things we appreciated into these categories: HOSPITALITY As I said, Linda was amazing. Upon welcome, she spends just the right amount of time providing you with all of the maps you need, suggests some wonderful restaurants, gives you the tour, offers you some home-made sangria or a local beer (both equally terrific), and then leaves you to sink in to your room. But, upon discovering it was my wife's Birthday, Linda went out and bought 2 "Happy Birthday" balloons, two small cupcakes, and a lovely card. When we returned from a long bike ride, we found this surprise waiting for us in our room (along with some sangria). It was pretty awesome. FURNISHINGS We stayed in room 904. It was huge and had a chalk board for one of the walls (with chalk available). We also had a record player and a box of records, including one of my favorite Wynton Marsalis albums (though if you don't like what's there, just roam the house; neatly collected record crates dot the place imploring you to explore). The decoration is eclectic and celebratory, but also clean and welcoming (which describes the entire house, really). I HIGHLY recommend you take a drink up to the Widow's Walk at the top of the house and watch the sun set behind the mountains and Lake Champlain. You will find few views that beat this one in the whole town. FOOD We ate two breakfasts here, and they were both restaurant quality meals. In fact the Creme-Brulee French Toast was better than most things I've had in recent memory. Linda and her staff make sure you have everything you need (and more), so you can start your day beautifully. LOCATION You're close to everything and exactly far enough away from "everything" to know you'll get some sleep and enjoy some quiet time.


Great stay in May

3.8 on June 06, 2015

The meals were delicious. My room was comfy and funky.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for taking the time to review us, and certainly we appreciate your review. We have checked your value rating and we would very much appreciate a call to discuss anything that you may have found not to be satisfactory. As far as value, we only have 4 guest rooms, and during our high-season, we have many requests for the same dates, and same rooms, and well, Burlington does command higher rates than many Vermont cities. If you booked during a school graduation or a holiday in May, then I would agree our rates are higher, but not really in comparison with the upscale hotels. Our amenities are so special, our INN so private, that we feel we offer a quality value. I'm sure if you booked in May you were the lucky-ones, as we had many requests and redirects to other hotels, because we were full! We always offer returning guests extra rate considerations, and during our off season, I'm sure you would find us to be an extremely good value. Let me suggest booking one of our premium rooms, as we feel they are exceptional. Hope to see you in the future, thank you for staying with us and reviewing our INN in such kind comments. Linda Wolf Innkeeper, Owner & Designer


Best B&B in Burlington!

5 on June 04, 2015

Such a fun and unique B&B! Its the perfect place for a couples romantic stay. The website advertises an "urban chic/rustic" inn, and that's exactly what it is. The décor is awesome - there's musical instruments, record players, chalkboard walls, eclectic furniture, books, and board games both in the rooms and the common areas. The bathrooms are also super clean and each one unique! The breakfast was amazing, and the hostest greets you with an authentic Vermont brew. On top of that, you can enjoy the complimentary beverage in their quaint little back yard in the hot tub. Couldn't ask for more. Friendly service, unique experience, great food and drink, super fun place!


We'll be back

4.2 on June 04, 2015

Wonderful B&B with a warm and fun host. We loved our night there and will definitely be back!

Innkeeper Response
We are so glad to read you think our service is great, glad you found us warm and fun, and we wish you could have stayed longer! Love from our Staff @ Made INN Vermont . . . your Home Away From Home.


Wonderful stay at Made Inn Vemont!

5 on May 26, 2015

Our stay in Burlington at Made Inn Vermont was awesome! Breakfast every morning was great. Linda even traded my husband for a local beer he wouldn't have gotten otherwise! This made him extremely happy! We would definately recommend this bed and breakfast to anyone visiting Burlington.


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Rooms & Rates

904

Our mid-sized guestroom boasts a king bed, and has two windows that look out through the surrounding trees. Think luxury...in a treehouse! The third window looks out over downtown Burlington and has seasonal views of Lake Champlain. One of our ttwo original marble sink vanities preserved under glass can be found here, as well as our first class amenities; plush robe and slippers, 32" LED HDTV with DVD player, and well stocked fridge, to name a few. The soaring ceilings add to the spacious feel of 904.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3

905

Spread out and settle in here - 905 has room to spare. A queen bed, of course including our gel-foam topper, designer bedding and underbed lighting; an oversized mid century lounger with ottoman and a walk in closet. This room personifies "personal space". Feel free to decorate the blackboard wall with whatever strikes your fancy. Borrow several movies from our private collection to watch on the 32" HDTV w/DVD player. Or just relax and enjoy some of our Vermont delicacies from the mini-fridge.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3

906

Room 906 is sister to room 903 but with a queen size bed, making it the perfect cozy retreat for two. And while smaller in stature, it still has all of the fabulous amenities of our other rooms - from the chalkboard wall, to the stocked mini fridge, to the underbed lighting. And the luxurious bedding just makes it easier to drift off into a sound, peaceful slumber!

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

903

Although Room 903 is our smallest guest room, it still has all of the fabulous amenities of our other rooms - from the chalkboard wall, to the stocked mini-fridge, to the underbed lighting. The tall leaded glass Victorian window looks out over the rear garden area, and a rooftop garden right outside the window is planned for spring, 2013. The cozy full-sized bed encourages two to cuddle, or allows one to spread out. And the luxurious bedding just makes it easier to drift off into a sound, peaceful slumber!

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

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  • Maximum Capacity: 2

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Location

Location Type

OUR FUN & HIP HISTORIC INN is just a short drive to VT's Islands, wineries, farms & numerous small quaint New England towns, and the best Vermont offers breathtaking countrysides, incredible mountains & open blue sky views . . .OUR SMALL LUXURY HOTEL IS NEAR THE BEST OF BURLINGTON - in easy walking-distance to Burlington’s top venues from Burlington’s Premier Hill District showcasing New England’s Historic Homes with the most remarkable & memorable Burlington views. WITH-IN EASY WALKING DISTANCE TO: The University of Vermont, across the street from Champlain College, 3 blocks to Church Street Marketplace, (10) short blocks to the Burlington’s Harbor Bicycle & Walking Path on the edge of Lake Champlain, and a short (2) hour drive to Montreal, and (1) hour drive to Stowe, as we are perfectly situated for an amazing Vermont experiential stay cation: OUR HOTEL TYPE CAN BE IDENTIFIED WITH THE FOLLOWING:, Airport, Downtown, Lakefront, Lakeview, Mountains, Secluded, Small town, Urban, Waterview

Airport

Burlington, VT (BTV) 3 miles

Directions to property:

Made INN Vermont, Burlington's True Vermont Experiential Hotel/B&B is located at 204 South Willard Street in downtown Burlington, VT. Nestled in the Premier Historic Hill District between Main & Maple, close to the Intersection of RT 7 and RT 2; either route is accessible by Interstate 89 . . . . . Exit I89 to Main Street (Route 2) and drive approximately 6 blocks to Willard, turn left on RT 7 (Willard St), drive 1/2 block, just one house past Jefferson Court, the INN is on the left side of the street, showcased by a set-back "discreet sign" - look hard! . . . . Yes, we are a "Hidden-Gem." If we have hidden too much and you have arrive at Maple Street, know you are to turn back one house - and you are here. We are across from Champlain College.

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Eco-tourism, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Vermont Boutique Shopping, Farm Fresh Restaurants and Micro Breweries, Lake Champlain Cruises, Burlington Farmers' Market, Long Trail Hiking Nearby, Cabot and Ben & Jerry's Factory Tours, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Sports venue, Tours, University, Vineyard, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Other, Historic Inn, Boutique Hotel, Mansion

On-site amenities

Billiards, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, Copier, Fireplace, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Kitchenette, Microwave, Movie library, Outdoor grilling, Parking, Private entrance, Sauna, Secretarial services, Spa, Sports equipment rental, TV Video games, Telephone, Walk to mass transit, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities, Workout facility , . . Also, we uniquely offer for added guests enjoyment: Musical Instruments . . . 24/7 Snack/Coffee/Juice/Soda/Water & Snack Bar . . . Our Inside/Outside On-Premise Wine & Beer Service . . . Vinyls & Vinyl Record Players in all our Guest Rooms . . . Stunning Views of Lake Champlain/Adirondacks & Downtown Burlington . . . Contemporary Art-Collection . . . Guest Parlor w/ Fireplace . . . Board Games & Game Table in Parlor, including Vermont Vintage Toys & Collectibles . . . our extensive gallery-quality contemporary Art Collection, as well as our “Extreme” Art-Book Library, including Vermont Vintage Toys & Collectibles . . . Free On-Premise Parking, Valet* & Front-Across Street Parking . . . Pack n' Play, Baby & Child Care* . . . Pet Walks * . . .Free Local Calls* . . . (Two) large Victorian Sitting & Dining Porches . . . (Three) Outside Palm Patio areas . . . (Four) seating Fire-Pit . . . a Burton Board Picnic Table . . . (Two) His & Hers Eames White Rockers situated in the 2nd Floor Window Nook - looking out to Downtown Burlington . . . (Two) large Patio Heaters - enhancing your all-season outside enjoyment . . . gorgeous Historic Victorian neighborhood filled with 19th century mansions, and our "Exclusive Service" offering the coveted VT IPA "Heady Topper”, the beer BEERADVOCATE.COM rates as No.1 “in the world” as part of your All-Inclusive Staycation@ our Mini-Resort B&B, where romantics will find “Extreme Privacy,” and our romantic extras to enjoy in our fun-spirited, relaxed, “let-your-hair down”, friendly, charming, attentive 1st-class New England INN, where hospitality and customer service is first, taking place 365 days of the year! OUR PARKING INCLUDES: PRIVATE, VALET* & ON-STREET AS NEEDED. (*upon arrangement)

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Childcare, DVD Player, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Library, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Turndown Service, VCR, Videos, Wet bar, Wi-Fi, Wired internet, iPhone docking station

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, . . Junior Billiards . . . Cedar Sauna . . . (in-room) “Shaman Message Therapy”*. . . (extensive) Contemporary Art Collection & Art-Book Library. . . Vinyl Records & Players . . . Board Games . . . Vintage Showcase of Collectables . . . Star-Gazing from the 4th floor Belvedere w/ scope & binoculars . . . Sunset Watching - like "Key West”. . . Hot-Tub & Fire-Pit Parties . . . our “exclusive” to our INN, the service of "Heady Toppers”, offering afternoon coffee, tea, and dessert service; and of course lively conversations w/ our positively reviewed "eccentric" Innkeeper. . . And reading from our extensive library, talking, sharing, laughing, hot-tubbing, relaxing on our front Victorian porches, playing board games or sitting around the fireplace in the parlor, “people” watching from the porches & lounging in the back patio loungers, eating on our repurposed “Burton Boards” picnic table & benches, and hammocking (yes our INN created word), we have a tendency to do this when we have too many “Heady’s” and the activity of roasting (whatever) & creating s’mores around our fire-pit in our private back garden area. WE CONSIDER THESE ALL TO BE ON-SITE ACTIVITIES! . . . We insulate the walls for sound-reduction between the guest rooms . . . What happens @ Made INN Vermont - Stays in Vermont! . . . Just to keep things calm, our (two) INNKitties will be available for the afternoon socials for petting - after all, that is their job, that is how they pay for their veterinarian visits & first rate food - they work and play at the INN: Cutie Catie & Casey Boy always on duty. *(upon arrangement)

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3-6pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only Designated area for smoking
  • Drinking Allowed: No
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Childcare Provided: Yes Upon arrangements and may not be available
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Yes We accept pets - but must call the INN first
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Our stay minimums vary so check with the INN or on our on-line booking page
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: 1/2 of your stay
  • Cancellations: Cancel 21 days prior to stay date, you will receive full refund (less $25 administrative fees). If canceled is less than 21 days there will be no refund and you will be responsible to pay for the entire booking, unless other arrangements are made by calling the INN and approved by innkeeper.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Linda Wolf & Shelly Voorhees (artists//designer)

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

Cats

About the innkeepers

Our eclectic urban style, interactive and experiential small luxury B&B was the idea of my daughter, the artist Shelly Voorhees. She saw a sign for sale, and we started planning this whole adventured of designing a casual artistic Victorian INN with the idea of showcasing Burlington’s eclectic style. She has the honor of being selected a Red Dot Cover Artist, and an acclaimed Washington DC artist at the age of 23. Her art as well as other VT artists adorn our walls.

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Meals

Breakfast

Free

  • Time Served: 9 -10:00 am
  • Serving Location: Patios, Victorian Porches, Guestrooms, *Belvedere , Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , Gluten-Free, Vegetarian/Vegan


Signature Dish

Baked Deep Dish Carmelized French Toast
The expanded continental breakfast is a feast of Vermont farm, dairy, and baked delights. In addition, our chef treats guests with cooked-to-order selections. Enjoy your morning coffee and pastry in our 4th floor Belvedere, with breath-taking views of downtown Burlington, Lake Champlain, and the Adirondack Mountains, or on our Victorian front porch watching the locals, or in the private back patio garden. We support local, integrity driven companies by promoting and using their products in-house.