A Topnotch wedding is a one-of-a-kind day born of your imagination. Elevated by our countless offerings, incomparable panoramas, superior attention to detail. Our wedding staff takes special care to help create the wedding you really want. And when your special day arrives, you'll know you made the right choice.
Our beautiful 18-acre resort and our sister property,The Ponds at Bolton Valley, serve as the perfect backdrop for your important day. No other Vermont resort offers our inviting accommodations, unmatched catering by award-winning chefs, and the attention to detail of our staff. Savor your day at The Essex Resort & Spa.
Wedding Receptions and Rehearsal dinners can be hosted in a variety of locations at the Resort, depending on the number of guests. The Highlands Tavern, Highlands Dining Room, the Resort’s Beach Pavilion with it’s rustic interior, patio and deck or a private vacation home are available.
We are a VT vineyard and winery with a beautiful Tasting Room and Loft area for indoor events of up to 150 and space among the vines for a casual outdoor or larger tented traditional wedding, rehearsal dinner or shower. We offer our own award-winning wines, local beer and your choice of caterer. Open all year.
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I’ll confess, most of my knowledge of Vermont comes from the 1950s musical “White Christmas.” “Vermont should be beautiful this time of year,” one of the leads says, considering the certainty of wintry elements, “all that snow.” read more