Antique Mansion B & B is a charming bed and breakfast operating in the historic Proctor-Clement House in Rutland, Vermont. Perfect for couples, family reunions or small groups, the mansion offerrs the choice of a room or a suite so that your party may enjoy more than just a bedroom. Either way you'll have your own bathroom. Spacious rooms are larger than the typical Victorian affords, as the house was built by a prominent local family. In fact, the original owner, Redfield Proctor, and both his sons later bacame Governors of Vermont!
Located within the Rutland city limits in southern central Vermont, the site is convenient to restaurants and shopping and is only one mile from the village and seasonal Farmers' Market. If you prefer to go to lunch or dinner without getting in your car, you can walk to dining at the Rutland County Club's restaurant, Baxter's", directly across the street! The Antique Mansion B&B's 4+ acres continue the golf course's rolling hills and mountain encircled views. The region is known for world class skiing (Killington, Pico and Okemo), seasonal bicycling and hiking, stunning fall foliage. Considered the crossroads of Vermont, Rutland sports easy east-west and north-south routes, including Amtrak and airport proximity. Of course, you may pursue whichever diversions you favor, from activities like golf, climbing and mountain biking to shopping, antiquing and museum hopping, to just reading, rest and relaxation...and don't overlook simply enjoying a fire in the drawing room fireplace or spotting wildlife on the grounds.! Offering the warmth of a country inn, the house was built in 1867 and has been tastefully updated to modern standards of comfort. Bathrooms offer tub and shower combinations; WiFi and satellite TV are included.
Each morning, a breakfast chef will prepare a traditional favorite like french toast, bacon and eggs or blueberry pancakes. We use fresh local produce as much as possible and can accomodate some special dietary requirements, but please mention any restrictions when making your reservation. With a typical starter of fruit salad and an ending flourish of yogurt or muffins, this will be a delicious way for each of our couples, groups or families to begin a vacation day!
Keep in mind, bachelors and golf buddies can share a bathroom and save 50%, best girlfriends can enjoy a spa weekend, taking advantage of local services (see Pyramid link). If you desire scenic views, a romantic setting, fine dining in walking distance, off-street parking included, breakfast included, Vermont country charm and the appeal of a country inn, all at the best rates for an accomodation of this caliber, we believe you've found the best Bed & Breakfast establishment right here! Check our other pages and links for more on Rutland and Killington VT area attractions, ski destinations, arts & culture information and several value oriented vacation packages.