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Topnotch Resort

Hotel Contact:
4000 Mountain Road
Stowe, Vermont 05672
United States
Main: (802) 253-8585
Email: Email Hotel Jeffrey Heckard
Director of Sales: Jeffrey Heckard
Elite Rating
Planner Rating: 4.3
Chain Benchmark
Opened 1950
Renovated 2013
Guest Rooms 68
Kings/Suites/Doubles 41 / 9 / 19
Room Rates High $189-525 Low $149-215
High Season High Season Low Season Low Season Shoulder Season Shoulder Season
Ideal Group Size 100
Max Group Size 250


Resort Fee $25.00
Room Tax N/A
Sales Tax 10%

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Meeting Space

Largest Meeting Room 3,162ft²
Indoor Meeting Space 4,646ft²
Indoor/Outdoor Meeting Space 12,000ft²

Airport Proximity

Burlington International Airport
45 min 40 miles (60 km)


Full Catering Services
Conference Services Manager
Wireless Internet Access
State of the Art Audio Visual
Video Conferencing
Business Center
Indoor Meeting Space
Outdoor Meeting/Event Space
Laundry and dry cleaning
valet and free parking


Award Winning Spa
Indoor & Outdoor Pools
World-class indoor Tennis Center
Fitness Center
Indoor & Outdoor Hot Tubs
Snow Shoe Tours
Cross Country Skiing
Junior Tennis Academy
Bike & In-Line skate rentals
Horseback riding
Lawn Games


Village of Stowe
Canoeing & Kayaking
Dog Sledding & Dog Carting
Museums & Galleries
Hot Air Balloons
Mountain Biking
Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour
Great Restaurants & Nightlife
Recreation Path
Onsite Dining: Capacity
Fannel Resturant
Signature Local Restaurant
The Roost Lobby Bar & Pub
Hip And Fun

F&B Averages:

Breakfast Buffet $26.00 Cont. $15.00
Lunch Buffet $30.00 Plated N/A
Dinner Buffet $65 Plated $65
Coffee Break $4.00
2-Hour Open Bar on-consumption
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Capacity Charts
Room Name Total Square Meters Room Size(meters) Ceiling Height (meters) Total Square Feet Room Size (feet) Ceiling Height (feet) Classroom Theater Banquet 10 Reception Conference U-Shape H-Square 10 x 10s
Meadowlark Lawn N/A N/A 0 N/A N/A 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mountain View Pavillion 390 N/A 0 4,200 N/A 0 0 500 300 500 0 0 0 0
Notch Room 37 6.14 x 7.9 3 400 20' x 20' 9 0 30 0 40 0 0 0 0
Pinnacle A 89 9.4 x 9.4 3 961 31' x 31' 11 40 80 60 130 0 30 46 0
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Property News
Topnotch Resort Wins Coveted Spafinder Wellness 365™ Readers’ Choice Awards
Posted December 18, 2013
Voted Best for Outdoor Adventure, Best for Ski & Snow, Best for LGBT and More
[Stowe, VT] – December 2013 – Spafinder Wellness 365™, the world’s best resource for feeling good and living well all year round, has announced that Topnotch Spa has been named a prestigious 2013 Readers’ Choice Award winner. The spa was voted "Favorite Spa" in multiple Readers’ Choice Category Awards including Best for Outdoor Adventure, Best for Ski & Snow, Best for LGBT, Best Pet-Friendly Spa and Best for Families. The 2013 Awards attracted an unprecedented level of worldwide consumer participation, providing the most comprehensive consumer assessment of the global spa and wellness market available.

This is the first year awards were presented to fitness, yoga and nutrition locations and programs, in addition to spas. The evolved awards reflect the company’s mission to make keeping well more accessible each and every day.

“We believe that keeping well is not a luxury, but a necessity for people to live their fullest and best lives possible,” said Spafinder Wellness, Inc.®’s Chief Brand Officer Mia Kyricos. “Our passion is to provide meaningful resources, like the outstanding businesses our readers have named as their favorites around the globe.”

Topnotch Spa is a serenity-filled sanctuary spanning 35,000 square feet, offering over 100 treatments and services – and a transformative journey where guests’ inner self and outer life come into better balance. New this year, four principal pathways bring guidance to the quest for wellness, and provide a complement of spa services and fitness classes to enhance the journey.

This year, Crystal Awards were presented to spas on six continents, and Country Awards went to the top hotel, destination or resort spas across 44 countries and regions. Category honors were awarded to the top 10 spas and wellness locations in 26 unique classifications, from best beach spas to best for families to best fitness and wellness programs.

A complete list of winners can be viewed at:

About Topnotch Resort
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 multi-million dollar restoration, 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 reconceived 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 indoor and 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.

Spafinder Wellness 365™ is a division of Spafinder Wellness, Inc.®, the world’s largest media, marketing and gifting company for the wellness industry. With over 25 years of experience as a spa and wellness authority, the company guides the industry, partners, consumers and employers with the most comprehensive resource for wellness-related products, services and insight in the marketplace. Millions of people find inspiration to keep well every day via the Spafinder brand family, also known for its widely distributed gift cards available at 70,000-plus retailers worldwide and a global network of 20,000-plus spas, salons, fitness, yoga and Pilates studios and travel destinations. Learn more at
Topnotch Resort in Stowe, Vermont Re-Opens after Property-Wide $15 Million Renovation
Posted July 2, 2013
STOWE, Vt., July 2, 2013 -- An all new Topnotch Resort opens its doors this Friday, June 28 following a much-anticipated, property-wide renovation. A renowned Stowe destination since 1959, the new Topnotch will unveil:

- An airy new lobby with mountain views and access to outdoor pools
- Renovated guestrooms
- A new lobby bar & restaurant 'The Roost'
- A second reconceived restaurant 'Flannel' replacing Norma's restaurant
- An intimate and inspiring outdoor wedding venue and event space facing the mountains
- Fully re-thought conference and banquet facilities
- An improved and beautifully landscaped new entry road and arrival experience
- Refreshed Indoor Tennis Center
- A new green event space 'drawing the outdoors in'
"It's been an exciting journey watching this new vision unfold over the last year - bringing us to this next chapter in Topnotch's legacy. The resort is uniquely poised for excellence, both in physical location and in high-touch service," says General Manager, Aaron Black. - - Helping guests create unique Vermont experiences is paramount to Topnotch. Black says, "We want people to come and experience what makes northern Vermont so special and to see why Topnotch Resort brings out the best that Stowe has to offer. The luxurious resort is the ideal setting for an intimate and authentic visit to Vermont."

Topnotch Resort's dramatic renaissance was conceived and directed by owner MetWest Realty Advisors, with the assistance of hotel manager MetWest Terra Hospitality. MetWest Terra Hospitality specializes in boutique assets and is comprised of a highly accomplished team whose leaders have experience with major brands such as Four Seasons, Marriott, Hilton, Starwood, Wyndham, Sofitel and Radisson. The architect responsible for the major renovation is TruexCullins, with H. Keith Wagner Partnership as Landscape Architect.
Posted January 25, 2012
Ski Mt. Mansfield, explore the miles of trails or shop in the quintessential village of Stowe

October 5, 2011 (Stowe, Vt.) – With cold weather quickly approaching the Green Mountains, Topnotch Resort and Spa in Stowe, Vermont is ready for winter with new outdoor activities, shopping opportunities, and three travel packages. From girlfriend getaways to downhill skiing on the highest peak in the state to Nordic skiing experiences, Topnotch Resort and Spa is the one of the most inviting winter sports destination.

Topnotch Resort is located at the foot of Mount Mansfield, the state’s highest peak offering convenient access to winter recreation and Stowe Mountain Ski Resort. The stats speak for themselves: 116 trails running 39 miles over 485 skiable acres; 13 lifts – the most of any ski destination in the east – with capacity for 15,500 skiers and snowboarders an hour. The region is also great for Nordic skiing on the Stowe Recreation Path, which heads from Topnotch over a vast network of trails spanning 18 miles to the heart of the village. This is one of the longest stretches of beginner trails in the area. The Ski Concierge can handle tickets, complimentary on-demand shuttle from the resort to the slopes, ski packages, storage, and expertly fitted rental equipment from the resort’s on-site Nordic Barn.

After a day on the slopes, slip into the après-ski scene at Norma’s Restaurant at Topnotch Resort and Spa where Executive Chef Steve Sicinski fuses contemporary fare with a fresh, approachable attitude and guests can always find an interesting selection of wines under $10.

Enjoy the nights before the holidays with girlfriends, moms or daughters with this shop-and-stay package to get into the spirit and even your own take-home holiday tree! The Nights Before Package includes:
o Luxurious accommodations
o Special in-room holiday welcome gift
o Exclusive Topnotch shopping perks and discounts from local retailers
o Topnotch signature seasonal shopping guide
o Complimentary on-demand shuttle service to the village of Stowe
o Visit to a Vermont tree farm with a take-home tree (or wreath) included
o From $185 mid-week and $200 weekend, based on double occupancy

Topnotch is providing even more reason to visit the resort this winter, with two winter ski packages designed to appeal to downhill and Nordic enthusiasts alike:

Stowe Mountain Resort announces a new lift for the 2011-2012 season. The new high-speed detachable quad replaced the FourRunner chairlift. Check out the new lift and take a break to the Northeast this winter with the Ski Stowe Package:
o Luxurious nightly accommodations in a deluxe room
o Two Stowe Mountain Resort lift tickets, per room/per night
o Topnotch Ski Concierge services
o Complimentary Topnotch Shuttle to and from the mountain
o From $270 mid-week and $315 weekend, based on double occupancy

Explore miles of trails in Stowe’s own winter wonderland Nordic Experience package. Nordic Skiing (a.k.a cross-country skiing) is great alternative to alpine skiing and can be enjoyed by all ages. The package includes:
o Luxurious Overnight accommodations
o 90-minute Nordic Ski Lesson (per adult, per night)
o Equipment Rentals (per adult, per night)
o Topnotch Nordic Center Trail Pass (per adult, per night)