Escape Into History

Easily accessible from Burlington, VT and just steps away from the idyllic shores of Lake Champlain, the Essex Inn invites guests to indulge in a truly unrivaled hospitality experience, blending rustic charm with modern convenience. A crown jewel of the Adirondack Coast with more than 210 years of history, the Essex Inn features 11 lovingly restored rooms and suites.

The Village of Essex, NY is a national historic district and recognized as one of the most charming towns in the Northeast thanks to the unspoiled historic buildings and welcoming hospitality of the quaint village scene. As a top-rated Lake Champlain hotel, Essex Inn is no exception. Fireplaces burn brightly in the winter, creating a cozy atmosphere for unwinding, while the front porch is the place to cool off and enjoy the breeze on a hot summer day. No matter the time of year, The Inn’s tavern and restaurant serve up a great time,delicious dinners, an extensive wine selection and hand-crafted cocktails.

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The Stables

Historic Private Dining Experience

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Cozy, Classic and Comfortable

Room & Suites


Explore the 11 rooms and suites, each with their own unique character, meeting the needs of modern travelers, while design elements give a nod to the local history and craftsmen. 

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