Heart of the Village Inn

Discover the quintessential Vermont experience in Shelburne.

The enchanting grandeur of yesteryears seamlessly blends with modern sophistication at Heart of the Village Inn. Tucked away in the charming town of Shelburne, Vermont, this exquisite adults-only bed and breakfast is the epitome of graceful elegance, unmatched comfort, and warm hospitality.

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The meeting point of Victorian charm and contemporary elegance.

What it's like

Entering the Heart of the Village Inn feels like embarking on a timeless journey. The moment you step inside, you're warmly embraced by the elegant ambiance of a Queen Anne Victorian home, meticulously constructed in 1886 and thoughtfully updated to cater to the needs of 21st-century travelers. You'll immediately feel the vibrant essence of history merging with modern comforts, offering an extraordinary and captivating experience. Take in the beauty of the well-preserved gumwood wainscoting, the historically inspired English tiles, and the locally crafted wooden blinds, and be transported to a bygone era brought to life in the present.

Independent spirit

Quite possibly, your new favorite bed and breakfast!

Small touches

Each of the nine guestrooms is individually decorated with delightful architectural details and antique furnishings, providing a once-in-a-lifetime stay. You'll find a range of amenities, including private bathrooms, individual climate controls, complimentary WiFi, plush mattresses, hypoallergenic bedding, designer bath products, and plush terry bathrobes. All of these elements come together to create an endlessly comfortable place for you to sit back, relax, and enjoy the finer things in life.

Eat and drink

At the Heart of the Village Inn, breakfast is taken very seriously. Unlike typical bed and breakfasts with a fixed breakfast menu, this Inn goes above and beyond by providing an extensive selection of individually-prepared options. These delectable choices are carefully crafted to tantalize your taste buds and leave you longing for more. With offerings that cater to various dietary preferences, such as gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian, and even vegan, there's something for everyone. Whether you're an adventurous foodie in search of culinary delights or someone who prefers a simple breakfast, Heart of the Village Inn is dedicated to ensuring you start your day off on the right foot. And when you're ready to explore the culinary delights of Shelburne, you won't have to venture too far to satiate your taste buds, as Heart of the Village Inn is within a stone's throw of several local restaurants.

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Rooms & Rates

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Located on Highway 7 in the charming New England town of Shelburne, Vermont, within walking distance of several restaurants, shops, and local attractions.

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Guest Services

  • Contactless check-in
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary onsite parking (one spot per room)

Eat & Drink

In-room amenities

  • Bath products
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Hairdryer
  • Seating area (select rooms only)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Mini fridge (except Deyett Room)
  • Individual climate control

Hotel policies

  • Adults-only property (minimum guest age is 18 years old)
  • "No shoes" property (complimentary slippers provided)
  • No pets, companion animals, or emotional support animals allowed

Cancellation policy

Reservations must be canceled at least 15 days prior to arrival to receive a refund of the total booking amount, less a cancellation fee of $50 for each canceled date of stay. Cancellations made between 8 - 14 days of arrival will receive a refund of the total booking amount, less a cancellation fee of $100 for each canceled date of stay. Cancellations made within 8 days of arrival are non-refundable. Please note that a minimum 2-night stay is required to book. Please note that rates are based on double occupancy, so each additional occupant will incur an extra person fee of $100 plus tax per night.
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