The Inn at Ormsby Hill
1842 Main St.,
Cost: Rooms run $330-$390.
Drive time: A little over five hours from the Main Line.
Amenities: Historical charm—the building dates back to 1764, with an addition in the late 1800s—elegant period furnishings (i.e. romantic beds), wood-burning and gas fireplaces, flat-screen TVs, wireless Internet (tisk, tisk), Jacuzzis and steam showers.
Room to request: The Frances room has a wonderful view of the Green Mountains.
Don’t miss: Before hitting the slopes, the trails, the antique shops or outlets, indulge in Ormsby’s signature hearty breakfast featuring an assortment of decadent egg and French toast dishes, home-baked coffee cakes and desserts. For a slow-paced afternoon, wander through Frog Hollow Art Gallery’s collection of fine works from a variety of Vermont artisans, or browse the abundant shelves at Northshire bookstore.