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Southern Vermont Stay and Play Golf Packages

by Linda Cassella

This is our final stop in finding the best Stay and Play Golf Packages in Vermont. First on the list is:

Manchester View

viewThe Manchester View is located on Vermont’s Historic Route 7A. The Inn sits high on a hill with spectacular views of the Green Mountains.  Many of the rooms have working wood and gas fireplaces and 1 & 2 person spa tubs. Before you start out your day of golf enjoy the continental breakfast in their Breakfast room.  Add a round of golf to the room of your choice at The Manchester Country Club.  Tee times can be made at the time of your reservation.  The Stay and Play Golf Package prices vary by season. The rates include 18 holes of golf, cart and tax. Cart is mandatory.  Call 802-362-2739 or visit The Manchester View for more details.

The Manchester Country Club

golf-course1The Manchester Country Club was designed by Golf Architect Geoffrey Cornish in 1960 and updated in 2000 by Vermont’s own Steve Durkee.  Enjoy a day of golf on the 18 hole, championship par 72 course.  It has a par rating 72 rating from tips of 6282 yards. The back nine is cut right out of the Green Mountain foothills.  The country club has a beautiful outdoor deck where you can enjoy lunch before or after your game.

The Wilburton Inn

Wilburton InnSet on a 30 acre hillside, The Wilburton Inn has deluxe rooms and villas with beautiful mountain vistas. They specialize in family reunions, destination weddings, cultural events, retreats and romantic getaways.  This is the perfect place to enjoy your golfing vacation.  The Wilburton Inn Stay and Play Package offers you reduced rates at The Golf Club at Equinox which is only minutes away. Call 802-362-2500 or visit The Wilburton Inn for more details.

The Golf Club at Equinox

Both Golf Digest and Golfweek named the course to be on “The equinoxBest in Vermont” list.  The course is surrounded by the beautiful green mountains, providing an unforgettable backdrop at this par 71, 6.423 yard design. Whether you are a seasoned golfer or just learning how to play, you are sure to enjoy your day at Equinox Golf Club.

Inn At Willow Pond

The Inn at Willow Pond is on twenty scenic acres with panoramic willowviews of the Battenkill Valley and the Green Mountain National Forest.  Each room is designed for comfort. The spacious guestrooms suites each come with their own fireplace and your own private balcony.  The Inn at Willow Ponds Stay and Play Golf Package includes a one nights stay, round of golf for two at the Manchester Country Club which is located adjacent to the Inn and a continental breakfast.

Did you bring your wife along and she does not golf? Manchester is a shopping mecca with a wide variety of stores for her to browse through.

After day of golfing and shopping, you are going to want to tavernfind a nice place to relax and enjoy a nice dinner.   There are many Manchester restaurants to choose from.  The Ye Olde Tavern is a perfect choice.  It is a 1790 circa Colonial restaurant located on Main St. They feature New England and traditional fare.  The tavern was built in the 1790’s.  In 2012, The State of Vermont recognized the Ye Olde Tavern as 1 of 10 ‘Green Restaurants.  They are also Wine Spectator and Wine Enthusiast Magazine “Award Winners”.

Next we head to the mountains.

Stratton Mountain Resort

Stratton Mountain Resort is nestled in the Southern Green summerMountains and is not just for skiing.   They are a year round resort and they have something to offer the whole family.  From hiking trails in the summer to skiing in the winter.  Stratton is the place to be.  Their Stay and Play Package has many options for you to choose from for lodging and golfing at The Stratton Mountain Golf Club.

Stratton Mountain Golf Club

resort1Stratton Mountain Golf Club offers one of New England’s finest golf experiences. It is rich in history and scenic beauty. Stratton’s first nine opened for play in 1964.  The course has grown and matured Since then into a demanding 27-hole layout and has hosted six LPGA tour events. Golf Digest describes it as one of the top resort courses in New England. It was designed by noted architect Geoffrey Cornish, and the Forest, Lake and Mountain nines offer a stiff challenge to all who play them.

After you have finished golf and are looking for a place to eat Stratton has many restaurants for you to choose from. Whether you are looking for upscale dining or to just want to grab a light bit to eat and have a beer.   You will find it all here on the mountain.

Did you bring your family along?  While you are golfing there are plenty of things to keep them occupied.  There is the Gondola ride to the top of the mountain or they can go spend the day at the Bromley Adventure Park which is just 15 minutes away. Call 800-STRATTON or visit Stratton Mountain Resort for more details.

This wraps up our search for the Stay and Play Golf Packages in Vermont.  Now the choice is yours.  Where are you going book your next golfing vacation?

2 thoughts on “Southern Vermont Stay and Play Golf Packages

  1. John coyle

    We would love to share this page on our facebook page but we are not
    Listed here as a place to stay. Maybe someone could contact me and let me know how to do this. Thank you

    John Coyle

    1. Linda Cassella Post author

      John we have you listed on our website as a free membership. I posted this on our fb page yesterday. Go on there and try to share it from there. Any questions please call me on my cell at 802-384-0555

      Linda Cassella


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