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Lodging for campus visits in Vermont places you close to colleges, universities

Vermont is a wonderful place to go to school with small and larger colleges and universities throughout the Green Mountain state. Planning a campus visit doesn’t have to be a grind – it’s easy with lodgings, restaurants, great shopping, museums, recreational activities, attractions and miles of scenic drives nearby. Take a room or suite with all the amenities including Wi-Fi, kitchenettes, heated pools and much more. Relax on your porch or patio or hit the ski areas and hiking trails then stop in at Ben and Jerry’s.

401 Western Avenue St. Johnsbury, VT, 05819 Phone: 802-748-5666 Toll-Free: 866-359-8204

Take a needed break from the college trail

You are on the college-search trail or you are visiting a child in a Vermont college. Do you need a break from all that fun? Oh, yes you do. Add a dollop of relaxation or outdoor fun to your college-related travel with a stay at the Fairbanks Inn in historic St. Johnsbury. Tuck yourself into a room with some nice amenities or spread out in a suite with a kitchenette, then enjoy a swim in the outdoor heated pool or a stroll the landscaped grounds. Before or after the campus visit, stretch your muscles on something other than carrying laundry hampers: get to a near ski area, take a hike on a mountain trail, or take the younger kids for a tasting at Ben & Jerry’s.

703 US Route 5 South St. Johnsbury, VT, 05819 Phone: 802-748-1500 Toll-Free: 866-489-7902

Take a break from the college tour and enjoy some Comfort

Visiting college campuses – during the college-choosing tour or during a son’s or daughter’s four years in the saddle of academe – can be a grind. Comfort Inn & Suites Near Burke Mountain is an easy and lovely drive from popular seats of higher learning like University of Vermont in Burlington and Dartmouth in New Hampshire. Take a side trip before or after trodding the ivy-draped halls of learning and enjoy a day or two in St. Johnsbury. The Inn is near four major ski mountains, mountain-biking trails, museums, antique shopping, and gorgeous scenic drives. Or just unpack in a comfortable, affordable room and kick back at the Inn’s landscaped sun deck or pool or sauna or game room. Comfort, indeed.