Swift House Inn - Middlebury Inn: Central Vermont Inn, VT

Swift House InnMiddlebury, VT
A former Governor's mansion, the Swift House Inn is in the quintessential Vermont town of Middlebury. Located on almost four acres of beautiful lawns and gardens the Inn is just a short walk to Middlebury College and local shops. Middlebury's Town Hall Theater and Middlebury College bring numerous events, to include plays, concerts, opera and recitals. Being at the foot of the Green Mountains in the Champlain Valley, the area has some of the best opportunities for bicycling and fly fishing in the state. In addition the nearby Moosalamoo National Recreation Area abounds in hiking opportunities. Winter nordic and alpine skiing are a short drive. Jeesica's Restaurant and bar offers great dinning and the best wine list in the area, recognized by a Wine Spectator Award. Our sauna and steam shower are popular after a day of exploring. Many rooms have fireplaces and two person jetted tubs. Make the Swift House Inn your destination while visiting central Vermont.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplaces
  • Gardens
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Historical Features
  • Hot Tub/Jacuzzi
  • In-Room Jacuzzi Tub
  • In-Room TV
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Romantic
  • Wireless Internet Access


  • Antique Shopping
  • Biking
  • Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Shopping
  • Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Snowshoeing


25 Stewart Lane
Middlebury, VT  05753



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Middlebury's central Vermont location makes it an easy drive to major attractions: the Shelburne Museum, New York's Fort Ticonderoga, Lake Champlain, the  Moosalamoo Recreation Area and the ski areas of central Vermont. 

There is also plenty to do right in the neighborhood. Middlebury is home to the Sheldon Museum, the oldest community museum in the country. Nearby is the Robert Frost Homestead, the Middlebury College Museum of Art, the famed Bread Loaf Writers' School and ski areas of Middlebury College Snow Bowl and Rikert Cross Country Center just up the mountain.


Number of Rooms: 20
Life's most memorable moments are spent with loved ones in exceptional places, and the Swift House Inn, our bed & breakfast in Middlebury, Vermont, is just such a place.   Located in historic Middlebury, Vermont, this 20-room former governor's mansion is Middlebury's only classic Vermont country inn and offers the essence of New England warmth.

Inside, candlelit dinners await you. Large, comfortable rooms offer modern amenities in period decor. Relax, sip a glass of wine by the fire, or ponder your favorite book in the library while the kids explore the garden or sled on a nearby hill. Enjoy complimentary 24-hour coffee service, cookies, and Middlebury's only accommodation where a full breakfast is included! Every window frames a picture of country tranquility; yet shops, museums, and Middlebury College are a short walk away.