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The Reluctant Panther Inn & Restaurant

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20 Room and Suite luxury boutique hotel located in Manchester Village. Newly renovated accommodations, marble en-suite baths, luxurious linens and robes, complimentary breakfast, parking and wi-fi. Gourmet dining experience in Southern Vermont's top-rated restaurant. An elegant vacation experience in charming Southern Vermont.
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thanks so much for all your hospitality! Really felt your team was welcoming, fun, and warm. Property is modern and nice. Breakfasts were great and service fabulous. Dinner was top notch as well. I enjoyed the venison! Nice wine selection. Thanks again!More

Thank Scott R
Response from R P, General Manager at The Reluctant Panther Inn & RestaurantResponded 3 days ago

Dear Scott R, Thank YOU so much for staying with us! It is truly a pleasure to provide the best hospitality for you and all of our guests. I am so happy yo enjoyed breakfast, dinner, and the property as a whole! On behalf of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for something special for our 40th anniversary and found it! We stayed in the Panther Suite on the Epicurean package and had a wonderful stay. The rooms were unique and not the typical sterile hotel environment. Two wood fireplaces, a wonderful charcuterie...More

Thank s-ksmalley
Response from R P, General Manager at The Reluctant Panther Inn & RestaurantResponded 2 days ago

Dear s-ksmalley, Thank you for celebrating such a special occasion with us and for taking the time to follow up with such a wonderful review! It is so great to hear how much you enjoyed all of the luxurious details in your room as much...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at the Reluctant Panther three times, each time in a different room, but the experience was the same. The folks at the desk, bar and breakfast room are pleasant , efficient and seem very interested in making sure that your stay is...More

Thank Nora W
Response from R P, General Manager at The Reluctant Panther Inn & RestaurantResponded 3 days ago

Dear Nora W, Thank you so much for the wonderful feedback and most of all for staying with us! I am so happy you enjoyed cozy-ing up next to the fireplace on these chilly fall evenings and found our "welcoming" rooms to be nicely appointed....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Charles at the front desk was exceptionally helpful and knowledgeable. He makes your stay! Hotel is very clean, comfortable and well maintained, but missing a little up date. Restaurant is rather formal, but there are lots of places to eat in Manchester.More

Thank Michelle D
Response from R P, General Manager at The Reluctant Panther Inn & RestaurantResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michelle D, Thank you for staying with us and I greatly appreciate your feedback on your stay. It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed Charles and found the hotel to be "clean, comfortable!" Our accommodations are furnished with beautiful antiques and elegant decor...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an absolute gem of a B&B. Spectacular, is all I can say. I was in the Blue Bonnet room that was huge. Bathroom was spotless. Room amenities were first class. The staff was great. Location was perfect. Room had a working gas fireplace and...More

Thank 696stevem
Response from R P, General Manager at The Reluctant Panther Inn & RestaurantResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Steve M, Thank you for staying with us and sharing this spectacular review! It is so wonderful to hear you enjoyed the Blue Bonnet Suite and all the luxurious relaxation it provides! Our team truly cares for the details and it is always fantastic...More

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Ken H
28 November 2016|
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Response from R P | Property representative |
Hello Ken, Our guests enjoy a full cooked to order breakfast, served with your choice of juice and coffee or tea, along with daily house made pastries. You will be able to choose from our house made granola with yogurt and... More
Pamela W
28 November 2016|
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Response from Rustymoose | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call for this information- we checked in very late night and did eat breakfast- I'm sure check in/out and restaurant times Cary- but I definitely recommend this inn!! 😊🌿
Laura S
18 April 2016|
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I remember that. That was years ago. It is no longer the case.
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"Pond and Arbor suites are the furtherest from the main hotel and the most private."
2 Oct 2018
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"We loved the Ondawa Suite."
5 Sep 2018
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"Highly recommend the Primrose Room"
17 Aug 2018
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"The Primrose Suite was nice and bright with lovely furnishings."
30 Jul 2018
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US$225 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
the reluctant panther inn & restaurant hotel manchesterthe reluctant panther inn and restaurant
United StatesVermontGreen MountainsManchester
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