Green is in – especially here in Vermont. Among other things, here at West Hill House we use “green” light bulbs, we have solar panels to preheat our hot water, we have rooms with individually adjustable temperature controls, we drive a hybrid car and, we use reusable bags for our shopping. Every conference that we have … read full article
A basket filled with Vermont cider, cheeses, crackers, home made cookies and other goodies brings smiles to Grace and Charlie who welcomed the warm spring weather with a picnic by our pond. Spring has indeed sprung in the Mad River Valley. Signs of the season are all around us; chipmunks are sunning themselves on the rocks, … read full article
OK everyone… IT’S SNOWING HERE TODAY! Time to think about getting those skis tuned up and making those ski holiday reservations. Vermont photographer, “Snowflake” Bentley, was the first person to photograph snowflakes. Check out the website dedicated to his works. Also check out our skiing specials.
Prince William and Katherine did it in London. Prince Albert and Charlene did it in Monaco. And you too can do it …it’s not too late to have a summer 2011 wedding at West Hill House! Whether an elopement with just the two of you or a small wedding with yourselves and an intimate group … read full article
LED light bulbs are the promise of the greener future. We have for some time used LED bulbs outdoors for low intensity flood-lighting and for light strings to mark our front parking lot and highlight our gazebo, but never for mainstream use as real lightbulbs! Well it seems times have changed. GE is now selling … read full article
Three cousins visiting from France delighted us with this guest blog about their visit to the Mad River Valley. Nous disons, “Merci, Fanny, Audrey, et Valerie pour votre visite.” Nous avons passé quelques jours au West Hill House chez Susan et Peter en août 2010. Et quel séjour au coeur des Green Mountains, dans le … read full article
Look who just got engaged at West Hill House. Kathryn and Peter visited us in the spring and came back during the Christmas holidays for some R & R – Relaxation and a Ring! “Your bed and breakfast is so relaxing and enjoyable and I’m so glad that we were able to have it as … read full article
The West Hill House and 17 other Vermont Select Registry Inns are offering complimentary stays for any Vermont Guard member at one of the participating Inns. These outstanding citizen soldiers have made tremendous sacrifices for us. Thank you Vermont Guard! If you are a Vermont Guard member call us or any of the Vermont Select … read full article
We are delighted to announce that once again for 2010-11 West Hill House B&B has been selected as one of the top 10 B&Bs in New England by BedandBreakfast.com. We are one of only four B&Bs in Vermont to be recognized in their 2010-11 awards in various categories, and we have won this award in … read full article
We have two great events over the July 4th weekend for our guests to enjoy. On Saturday July 3rd enjoy the Stars and Stripes Charity Airshow featuring bi-plane aerobatics and other great stunts. All proceeds to benefit the Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation, a nonprofit organization which serves to meet the emergency financial needs of … read full article
‘Clean the World’ has developed a process to sterilize soap, killing transmittable pathogens, and making soap ready to be used again then sends it along with appropriate education materials, to impoverished countries worldwide, and to domestic homeless shelters. West Hill House B&B is a proud partner in this endeavor.
Stirring it up! This recipe is a guest favorite here at West Hill House and should be familiar to those of you who get your oatmeal from those lovely tubular containers of Quaker Oats. I like the recipe because it requires no fancy ingredients, is quick to make, numerous items can be substituted for the … read full article