Located at the foot of Mount Mansfield in the quintessential New England village of Stowe, Topnotch Resort is a year-round destination. Re-opened in 2013 following a nearly $15M investment, the iconic property which is an AAA 4-diamond and Preferred Boutique Resort, offers an authentic Vermont experience with an updated look. A new arrival experience, lobby, guestrooms, meeting and event space and outdoor venue, a new restaurant and bar and a re-conceived restaurant (formerly known as Norma’s) are the latest additions to the storied retreat in the Green Mountains. Set on 120 acres with 68 guestrooms and a variety of Resort Homes, Topnotch Resort offers endless recreational pursuits in a comfortable and luxurious atmosphere. The 35,000 square foot Spa at Topnotch features over 120 treatments in 30 treatment rooms, and the Tennis Center features 4 indoor and 6 outdoor courts for year-round play. Other amenities and activities include cross-country and downhill ski rentals, bike rentals, horseback riding, a state-of-the-art Fitness Center, an indoor pool with a cascading massage waterfall, a whirlpool/Jacuzzi, and two outdoor pools with mountain-views – one of which is heated year-round. The property is pet-friendly, a part of the MetWest Terra Hospitality collection of boutique hotels, and also designated as a Preferred Family and a Preferred Pride hotel.
A majestic mountainside destination in Stowe, Vermont that blends the gracious charm of a ski lodge with the luxurious amenities of a world-class resort. This is Topnotch. Much like a countryside auberge, you’ll find an intimate and serene escape at our New England luxury resort – one that brings nature seamlessly into the conversation. And inspires conviviality at every turn. With only 68 rooms and 23 luxurious resort homes, and many to welcome few, our Vermont country retreat offers an unyielding focus on the hotel experience and on characteristics that separate the extraordinary from the ordinary.
Surrounded by a 120-acre wooded estate in Stowe, Vermont, our personality is defined by the close company we keep with the mountains. And by the many invitations this environment extends. Here, you can do anything (well, nearly anything) you want. Cross-country and downhill skiing (we’re two miles from Mt. Mansfield). Golfing, horseback riding and sleigh rides, hiking, biking. Or escape to your balcony with a good book – or a chaise by our indoor and outdoor pools – and drink in the sights, the air, the moment.
Our Topnotch Spa is considered one of the world’s top resort spas by Spa Finder, Condé Nast Traveler and Travel + Leisure. And is committed to creating bliss. Tennis? With six outdoor and four indoor courts, as well as a USPTA-certified international staff, our Tennis Center is ranked one of the Top Ten U.S. Tennis Resorts. Close by, one of the most beguiling of New England towns, Stowe, Vermont, offers a legendary mix of shops, culture, cafés and hospitality.
Yes, Topnotch Resort caters to families, with attention given to activities and amenities designed to sate both two year olds and teens. And if family consists of Fido, bring him along, too. We’re Topnotch, and we know how to make everyone feel at home.