Fruitlands Guest Book

"The best thing was the physical setting. The house and property are beautiful. My young son enjoyed picking his own raspberries and blueberries. Last night I showed my sons the Milky Way in the night sky. My wife found the environment very relaxing." - Diaz, FL 8/18 (week in the Alcott Suite)

"We had a great time!" - Jackson, PA 7/18

"Lovely view and space. Just what I needed to rest and relax. Thank you!" - Stowe, VT 6/18

"Nice B&B. Everything as it should be. Good location. And of course, plenty of fruit."
- Woodall, Cpenhagen, Denmark 8/17

"Bright, comfortable, clean room. Nicely decorated with a great view of the farm. Lovely breakfast and kindly, low-key proprietors."
- Borden, MD 7/17

"Lovely spot, sweet room, utterly gorgeous flowers!!"
- Buck, KY 7/17

"Great experience from the friendsly hosts to the comfortable bed and attractive Alcott Suite. We would definitely come back."
- Haley, VT 7/17

"Lovely place to stay. Only wish we were here in the summer when everything is in bloom. Janet is a terrific host."
- Lindley, TX 5/17

"Located in a beautiful region of Vermont near Groton State Forest and a lovely lake full of wildlife. Fruitlands is an exceptionally comfortable, hospitable and beckoning B&B. The Alcott Suite is sumptuous and overlooks the hills and fruit gardens, with rows of berry bushes and fruit trees, guarded and tended by the most beautiful flock of chickens and guinea fowl. Janet and Dale have been most wonderful folks to discuss life's experiences and directions with."
- McCandless, MD 4/17

"Your accommodations are beautiful and your hospitality warm and wonderful. Thank you so much for a wonderful stay! We loved our living space and the beautiful farm. The breakfast was deliciious and we really enjoyed our conversation. We'll definately stay here again if we come back this way."
-Morlino, PA 10/16

"We thoroughly enjoyed our visit, especially the beaut and tranquility of Fruitlands. We were upgraded to the spacious Alcott Suite at no extra charge. We had two delicious and hearty breakfasts of French toast and German apple pancakes. Both featured Fruitlands apples!"
- Fagan, MA 10/16

"Beautiful spot. Photos on the web site do don't do justice to the location and house. Janet and Dale were very hospitable and even bumped us up to the Alcott Suite due to a vacancy. Great value. Forget staying in Stowe."
- Cherry, VT 9/16

"The setting is lovely on aforested hillside among orchards, berries and gardens. The Alcott Suite is spacious and spotless. Breakfast is ample and deliciously fresh. The hosts are low-key, flexible and helpful finding places of particular interest to us. We will definately come again!"
- Gandy, CT 8/16

"We very much enjoyed our stay in the Alcott Suite. We were appreciative of the kitchen and dishes available. Breakfast was delicious, and the conversation during breakfast was great. Thank you again for the travel suggestion and the use of the map (very handy when the signal was weak). Our daughter did not want to leave - it felt very much like home"
- Plumlee, NH 8/16

"We thoroughly enjoyed out stay. Great hospitality, beautiful grounds in a country setting and lovely, clean and comfortable room. We are sure to come back if in the area again and will recommend to friends."
- Germain, Quebec CA 8/16

"Fruitlands is easily found by GPS even in the dark which is helpful in this rural part of Vermont. You can also find it with your nose because the sweetest air abounds there and you can taste the best blueberries and raspberries I've ever had. Both were served at breakfast. Our room was large, clean and had a deck for star gazing. Our hosts made us feel completely welcome and at home."
- Gordon, MA 7/16

"Very Nice. Great families. Very quiet and peaceful."
- Latham, MA 7/16

"Thank you. WE enjoyed our stayvery much. It wasnice, peaceful and just what we needed."
- Vauter, PA 7/16

"Easy to find along a nice country road. Nice flowers in bloom and beautiful grounds. The room was comfortable and cool even in summer on a hot day. Rainbow Sweets cafe had really good B'Stilla and Spanakopita and people drive from far for the desserts. Enjoyed our stay and the breakfast table was like being home."
- Nordmeyer, NY 7/16

"A very unique and ejoyable stay. The Cabot area is a beautiful place to visit. There were not a lot of tourists which added to the enjoymnt. Dale and Janet were very generous hosts. I would recommend this B&B to anyone who wants a quiet and enjoyable stay."
- Newland, MA 9/15

"We enjoyed our stay at Fruitlands. It is a beautiful property with big views all around. The Alcott Suite was perfect for our family of four. We loved picking apples off the trees and our pancake breakfast was delicious. Thank you Dale and Janet!"
- Palmer, MA 9/15

"Thank you so much for the wonderful hospitality and the gorgeous setting. The Alcott Suite is decorated with care and love, and was very comfortable. We loved playing with your grandkids who were visiting for horse camp. They were very engaging and fun. We only wish that we had more time to spend at Fruitlands - a wonderful experience.
- Rico, Spain 8/15

"We had a lovely stay at Fruitlands B&B! The Alcott Suite was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was perfect. Thank you for being a gracious host. The property is beautiful."
- Mazaras, MA 6/15

"Very enjoyable stay. Thank you."
- Wilk, MA 10/14

"Really cute house, good breakfast, house is like a time capsule."
- Williams, MA 10/14

"Unique, peaceful, comfortable and idyliic setting with beautiful views. Gracious and accommodating hosts. We would highly recommend Fruitlands to friends and family."
- Simonds, MI 10/14

"Very good, clean, good food, very quiet."
- LaFleur, ONT 10/14

"Great place. Large bedroom and bath, both very clean. Breakfast was great, nice waffles and good conversation. Will come again!!
- Gardner, ME 10/14

"Efficient and hospitable service. The room was comfortable, clean and cozy. We especially appreciated the hot tub and that you opened it up for us late after a hard hike. The suite was a happy surprise, and we were most grateful for insider information about how to get where we needed in addition to insight into more things to see. We will definitely recommend Fruitlands to folks back in the Southeast!"
- Dunaway, MS 10/14

"Delightful plage and equally delightful hosts. Room was well appointed and comfortable. Great views, blue skies and blueberries too!"
- Smith, OH 9/14

"Out stay was enjoyable. Comfortable accommodation. Delicious breakfasts and personable host & hostess. Thank you for your suggestions for day trips, restaurants and for Dale's kayaking instructions. We enjoyed our conversations with the both of you and the quiet, relaxing atmosphere. Don't change. We look forward to coming back! Love the llamas, hens and berries!"
- Beatrice, PA 9/14

"Lovely experience! Relaxing and peaceful. Delicious breakfast and wonderful recommendation for a 'dinner experience.' We would love to return for a longer stay! Thank you."
- Van Stone, WA 9/14

"Everything was pretty perfect. Beautiful and relaxing location, delicious food and warm and generous hosts. The room was also super clean That was appreciated. Merci pour ce moment agreable."
- Mercuri, Montreal QC 8/14

"Lovely place. Good food. Friendly people. The flowers are so pretty."
- Obelnicki, MI 8/14

"Peaceful, lovely setting. Delicious food. We wished that we could stay longer."
- McCarron, MA 8/14

"Thank you for your hospitality. We appreciate that you accommodated our gluten-free diet. The berries were delicious! Thank you for introducing us to the chickens, guinea fowl, llamas and the Northeast Kingdom."
- van Gansbeke, NY 8/14

"Thank you very much for the upgrade to the Suite. We had such a wonderful night, especially after the thunderstorm passed. It's a beautiful, peaceful area to enjoy, and we will try to come back again."
- Selbach-Peters, Germany 7/14

"Thanks so much for taking such good care of us. We had a wonderful rest and enjoyed breakfast. A very peaceful spot."
- Picone, ME

"Clean, convenient and well run by Dale and Janet. Nice kitchen with beautiful and serene surroundings. Quiet at night. Nice breakfast uing their own ingredients. We would definitely come back!"
- Peterson, China 6/14

"We had a wondeful stay at Fruitlands. The room is big and very comfortable and in such a peaceful place. Breakfast was delicious, and it was great to have some homemade applesauce. Homemade is always better. Janet, your directions and advice for dinner in Montpelier were great. We would definitely recomment Fruitlands to friends."
- Gurruchaga, France 5/14

"Everything about your B&B is great. We loved eating the delicious breakfasts that janet made while picking her brain about the area. The Alcott Suite was spacious yet cozy. The room is very clean, has great amenitites and a lot of charm. It was the perfect getaway smack in the middle of everything we wanted to do, and it was a really comfortable homebase to have during our stay. We'll be back when it's warmer!"
- Raymond, NJ 4/14

"Very warm and comfortable."
- Bland, Washington DC 10/13

"So gracious to take our call late in the evening. Very private, spacious and comfortable room with private bath."
- Helmus, CA 10/13

"It was a wonderful stay. Friendly hosts, cozy home and beautiful scenery. We would absolutely stay here again. Thank you."
- Cowell, NY 10/13

"We love this bed and breakfast. It is very comfortable and a great price. Wonderful views from the deck of the Alcott Suite and the breakfast table. Dale and Janet gave us wonderful tips on where to travel."
- Chaffee, PA 10/13

"Very quiet and peaceful. Directions given were easy to follow."
- Monk, West Sussex England 10/13

"This is a beautiful. peaceful place. We would love to come back. You have done an incredible job here."
- Burns, MA 9/13

"A wonderful night's sleep in a bedroom that is all enveloping. A really friendly welcome. Excellent stay. Beautiful position and very quiet and comfortable and friendly. Many thanks."
- Gee, Suffolk England 9/13

"A wonderful stay. Thank you!"
- Van Etten, NY 9/13

"Cozy. Perfect."
- Schwager, OH 8/13

"Lovely location. Comfy room. Breakfast was filling and just what we needed."
- Copple, OH 8/13

"We loved coming here to your B&B. So much nicer than staying in a hotel. Janet was very accommodating. We cooked dinner, sat in the hot tub and picked berries. We even 'stole' some of the produce from the garden. Thank you so much. Vermont is a beautiful place."
- Janquet, MI 8/13

"We had a great stay. Wonderful place. We will definitely come again. Many thanks for the warm welcome, and congratulations for this excellent breakfast. The pancakes were the best we ever had when we travelled across the East Coast this year!"
- Philipps, Germany 8/13

"The room was lovely. The French toast with sturdy bread was delicious. Thank you for your warm hospitality. PS: Seeing a solar array at work was fascinating."
- Adler, CT 7/13

"Slept soundly, tasty breakfast, friendly hosts, fair price. Will return."
- Melville, NY, NY 7/13

"It was very comfortable staying here."
- Troughton, Montreal, QC 7/13

"Thank you for a wonderful stay! The Alcott Suite was just perfect for our family of four - it had everything we needed, and was so clean and sunny. The kids loved checking out the animals and berry bushes. We so enjoyd the delicious breakfasts and the helpful conversations with Janet. Thank you!"
- Steiner, NJ 5/13

"Everything is no neat, pretty and clean. Thanks for the hospitality. Breakfast was delicious."
- McClendon, TX 10/12

"We visited Fruitlands at the peak of foliage season. Jan & Dale were warm, welcoming and helpful. The Alcott Suite was comfortable and nicely decorated. Breakfasts were tasty and left us sated."
- Collins, VT 9/12

"Great environment. Love the animals. Very homey. Thanks for having us onour honeymoon."
- Roberts, NH 8/12

"It was a great stay. We love the quiet in the room and around the area. It was just what we needed. We also loved all of the fruit trees and walking around the farm."
- Shah, RI 8/12

"The room is lovely. Your property is beautiful. You are utterly hospitable. The best part of my stayand a definite highlight was getting to meet each of you and your granddaughters. I feel refreshed and excited about life after my week at Fruitlands. Mission accomplished! Thank you.
- Campbell,, VT 7/12

"Our room was very comfortable. The location is lovely - beautiful views. Thank you so much for the breakfast and for acccommodating our late arrival."
- Whittemore, NY 8/11

"The Suite is perfect for our young family of four. We appreciated the open space for our kids to play. The deck for stargazing and playing a game with a glass of wine while the kids slept was perfect. Your granddaughter's friendliness was a treat. Thanks for sharing your guiea fowl and Autumn, one of your llamas. Scrumptuous pancakes too!"
- Stanley, VT 8/11

"The setting of your B&B stood out. The beauty of your Fruitlands is breath taking. Thank you for the warm hospitality."
- Robertson, VT 7/11

"We enjoyed our stay at Fruitlands. Tood bad we didn't have more time to explore. Views are wonderful as are the peace and quiet. Just what we needed after a long day driving. Our hosts were most helpful and friendly and made our stay pleasant."
- Lamb, NY 7/11

"Good value, especially with the use of the sap. Thank you. Comfortable, quiet and a great breakfast."
- Anderson, England 7/11

"Very enjoyable. Nice country atmosphere, quiet, restful. Friendly hosts, very aware of our needs. We will return when we are in the area again."
- Whitaker, NJ 7/11

"Lovely. Great company, food, comfortable bed."
- Brill, MA 5/11

"Wonderful, quiet environment for rest; as in sleep! Great hospitality, good food. Convenient location to MacHarg's bagpipe events. Will reommend."
-Ranney, VT 5/11

"Lovely place, lovely hosts! The Butternut Room is comfy, clean, beautifully done. Come enjoy the top of the mountain."
- Geiser, NY 4/11

"At breakfast, we looked out at the tree-studded, gently steep hills as a fine, milled diamond snow fell, sparkling in the sleepy sun. Coffee steaming at our elbows, and friendly conversation. We canoot say enugh to convey how lovely a stay this ws."
- Lutwyche, PA 1/11

"I wanted a place with a hot tub, all else was secondary. Very nice setting. Kind hosts."
- Sims, AL 10/10

"Nice, large room. Quiet place. Good breakfast. Pleasant place overall."
- Walther, Switzerland 10/10

"Great Suite - quite and comfortable. I really appreciate how clean it is and how well equiped the kitchen is. Would highly recommend to friends. Good food too!"
- Lewandoski, PA 9/10

"Wonderful stay! The Butternut Room was very comfortable, and we loved the decor and warmth. Janet and Dale were very welcoming, and we recommend Fruitlands to visitors looking for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday."
- Sujanani, MA 9/10

"Very nice, comfortable atmosphere. Beautiful location. Breakfast was delicious with my favorite - fresh blueberries."
- Myers, CA 9/10

"I enjoyed a wonderul stay - all friendliness, helpfulness, comfortable, spacious accomodations. Clean, efficient, deliscious breakfasts. Most welcoming."
- Von Abele, PA 8/10

"Thank you for your gracious hospitality. We enjoyed the beautiful, clean accommodations. We loved visiting your orchards."
- Phillips, NH 8/10

"Very friendly and welcoming, lovely Vermont setting. Great French toast for breakfast!"
- Ceplikas, MA 8/10

"Excellent breakfast. Stunningly beautiful gardens."
- Gitlitz, NY 8/10

"Thank you for the wonderful stay. The Butternut Room is very cozy and we appreciate all of the hospitality."
-Pizzo, CA 7/10

"Great accomodations - clean and comfy. Nice attention to our needs with good 'insider' adive on our daily plans to explore the area. We love your attention to being organic and good-to-the-earth practices. Thanks for a genuinely enjoyable stay."
- Reeb, WI 7/10

"Clean, quiet, spacious room. Beautiful grounds and hearty, tasty breakfasts. Animals cute too. We enjoyed our stay here very much."
- Semon, OH 7/10

"Everything (restaurant, concert, and especially accommodations) has worked out great. Plus Northern New England is my favorite region."
- McFarland, OH 1/10

"Lovely place and welcoming, peaceful. Wonderful breakfast. Very helpful hosts (when our car would not make it up the hill with old snow tires) and a place we like to return to someday."
- Walker, 12/09

"Max and I are excited to wake up in such a lovely place. The house is comfortable, clean and warm. Janet is very welcoming."
- Gonzalez, NY 10/09

"Lovely, clean, fully furnished suite. Fantastic views. Gracious hosts."
- Wilson, TX 10/09

"Nice, secluded setting. The room was cozy and clean."
- Sargent, IL 10/09

"Comfortable room and bed. Great breakfast every orning. Very friendly host and hostess. We enjoyed getting to know both of you and will certainly tell our friends and neighbors about both the B&B and VW TDIs. This week went way too fast. We will be back soon. We also enjoyed the Alcott Suite and the gas-buring stove."
- Beatrice, PA 10/09

"The attention to gluten-free breakfast was much appreciated. A beautiful B&B, very comfortable, private and the breakfast was outstanding. Thank you! The surrounding hills and nearby lake are beautiful."
- Finn, MA 10/09

"Very comfortable in the Butternu Room. Enjoyable. Breakfast was great, Janet!"
- Blackwell, OH 10/09

"Declicious breakfasts and enjoyable conversations. Host / Hostess gracious and helpful for area activities, restaurants and craft places. We enjoyed eating an "apple a day" by finding different varieties on the ground and trees, also tasting pears in the orchard. The llamas were delightful. Accomodations great, kitchen in the Alcott Suite fully equiped with gas oeven, microwave, coffee maker and more."
- Martins, PA 10/09

"Thank you for providing a retreat far off from the hustle and bustle of city life outside of the Kingdom. We loved meeting the llamas and eating the apples picked straight from the trees!" -Papanester, CA 9/09

"Enjoyed eating and apple a day by finding different varieties on the ground. We loved the pears from the orchard. The llamas are delightful. Accommodations were great - the kitchen fully supplied, if you want to cook with a microwave, toaster, coffee maker and more."
- Martin, PA 9/09

"We greatly enjoyed the privacy of our room, the beautiful scenery, the blueberries, the breakfast. The kitchen was greatly convenient."
- Veeck, KY 9/09

"We had a comfortable and pleasant stay at Fruitlands. Janet and Dale were cordial hosts. The setting is beautiful with plenty to see during the fall season. I will come again."
- Pagliari, OH 9/09

"We enjoyed your B&B hospitality. The Alcott Suite was very comfortable. The beds were perfect! Even though we were here just for an overnight, there was so much to see and do - the llamas, gardens and orchards - spectacular. Thank you. We will be back."
- Quarantas, CT 9/09

"We enjoyed our stay in the tastefully decorated Alcott Suite. We were able to cook our own food in the kitchen with fresh organic veggies from the farm. You are far away from major towns to be quiet and peaceful, but close enough to Montpelier for restaurants, bookstores and shopping. The host and hostess, Dale and Janet, were gracious and accomodating to our needs. The blueberry (wheat free - made for our needs) muffins were awesome!"
- Cyr / Hunter, VA 8/09

"Delicious French toast and good coffee. Comfortable rooms. I appreciated being able to pay by check too. Beautiful gardens. I don't know how you gt time to do everything in the garden and B&B."
- Pitkin, PA 8/09

"Peaceful, beautiful, everywhere."
- Whitman, MA 8/09

"It was a delightful stay. I would recommend Fruitlands without reservation and will stay here again. Janet and Dale are wonderful hosts and the property is beautiful and well maintained."
- Vargas, CA 8/09

"Everything was great!"
- Smith, KY 8/09

"This was the perfect spot for us. We loved the rooms, the location, the llamas, raspberries, gardens, etc. Both rooms were clean and well appointed. We've already recommended Fruitlands to friends. Oh, and breakfast was great! Thank you."
- Thibodeaux and family, IN 7/09

"Janet and Dale, very welcoming and hospitable. Room as comfy and airy. Janet, you make great French toast."
- Carlson, MA 7/09

"Everything was wonderful. Good time for my son and I."
- Parcher, NY 7/09

"Thank you for a fantastic stay. The Alcott Suite and the Butternut Room were the epitomy of comfort. My family and I had a restorative time at Fruitlands. It was the perfect place to tuck into during my MFA graduation at Goodard College. Close, convenient and quaint. The view is stellar and the quiet is calming, but most of all, Janet and Dale and their countless considerations made our stay an absolute joy. My mother said, 'I sleep better here than I do at home.'"
- Tranchida, MI 6/09

"We love how cozy eveything was and your house is beautiful. The accomodations were very comfortable. We didn't expect you guys to have shampoo and conditioner."
- Bockley, NH 6/09

"The Alcott Suite was beautiful and bright with thoughtful touches like popcorn and deck with all of the snow cleared off. Private and cozy, stu spacious. Amazing views and tons of birds to watch."
- McCann / Verduchi, MA 1/09

"Having the calendar online was very helpful"
- Allin, WA 10/08

"We loved it. Very clean room. It was nice having our own bathroom."
- At-Ahmadi, TX 10/08

"As always, we had a lovely stay. Thanks for your gracious hospitality. Your breakfasts were delicious."
- MacFarland, NJ 10/08

"The room was spotlessly clean - thank you. It was also beautiful and we really enjopyed talking with Janet while eating our yummy breakfasts. We felt very welcomed."
- Hamilton, MA 10/08

"Lovely grounds and location. Great blueberry pancakes. Thanks."
- Henry, VA 10/08

"Pleasant peaceful place to stay in a friendly neighborhood surrounded by glorious countryside. Delightful, comfortable and spacious flat with everything the two of us needed for a restful home from home."
- Scott, United Kingdom 10/08

"It was wonderful to sit on the deck and watch Janet pick apples from the tree. A few minutes later, those delicious apples were part of our breakfast in a fresh fruit salad."
- Carry, ME 9/08

"So so sad I didn't know about Fruitlans the last time I brought family with me to the residency at Goddard. Had a wonderful time, felt warmly received and well cared for throughout my stay. I would not want to stay anywhere else while visiting Vermont. I have passed these comments on to the Goddard College Help Desk so they can assist their future friends and guests of the college in finding Fruitlands."
- Harper, CO 8/08

"We really enjoyed the Alcott Suite. It was very cozy and comforting. What we enjoyed the best were the surroundings, the llamas, berries, flowers and apple trees. Our long morning wwalk as the sun rose from behind the mountains, was a great way to start the day."
- Saldana, CT 8/08

"Charming room. Comfortable bed. Great water, wonderful air and the most considerate host and hostess."
- Applegate, PA 8/08

"Very pleasant stay - clean, comfortable, nice breakfast."
- Harris, MA 8/08

"We have enjoyed our stay at your Fruitlands and in this area. Just lovely here - so pleasant and relaxing."
- Platt / Lipner, NY 8/08

"Thought of everything in room. Very nice."
- Charles, Scotland 8/08

"Scenic setting. No mosquitoes. Suite is bright and pristine, totally ready. Quiet. Thanks for the detailed maps and trail guide."
- Piersma, NC 7/08

"The room was very comfortable and welcoming. We really enjoyed the fresh berries and maple syrup at breakfast. It was a very relaxing stay."
- Petty, CA 7/08

"Love the room - The size and feel were perfect. Wish we could have spent more time here to explore the property more."
- Schnyer, VA 7/08

"French toast to write home about! Ecstatic roses. Woodpecker display in the mountain ash tree, loved it! Plus, we played Stratego!"
- Goodman, MA 7/08

"Very accommodating! Excellent breakfasts."
- Larosa, MA 7/08

"Thanks for the basics. Everything was clean and in good condition. But even more importantly, thanks for the warm, low-key atmosphere, the great food and the advice on things to do in the area. We will be back."
- Smith, NH 6/08

"Everything was wonderful. Very comfortable room. Delicious breakfast."
- Moore, FL 6/08

"Very inviting. Comfortable. Uncomplicated. Relaxing."
- Streed/Sullivan, IA 5/08

"Easy to find. Nice room. Quite, scenic and peaceful. Friendly cat and llamas. Hostess pleasant, helpful and busy."
- Hay, MA 4/08

"A great visit. This was a nice place for us to relax on our trip around Vermont. Thanks for your hospitality and for helping us find a local church for Easter services."
- Pieffer/Peters, CT 3/08

"Our stay was so peaceful. Very much so we didn't get outside. Thanks for everything."
- Hammond, VT 1/08

"Breakfasts were delicious! Thank you for a wonderful weekend! It is always so relaxing and beautiful. We hope to come up some time in warmer weather."
- Gonzalez, NJ 11/07

"A comfortable, lovely place to stay. Comfortable bed. Wonderful breakfast."
- Arnold, MA 11/07

"Nice suite. Beautiful views."
- Brown, MA 11/07

"We had a wonderful at Fruitlands. Our first night in the Butternut Room was cozy and relaxed. Breakfast was always delicious, and we really appreciated being able to enjoy the local fruits and vegetables. The Allcott Suite was spacious. We loved having our own kitchento cook a few meals. The views were spectacular, the llamas were fun and we enjoyed the conversation was well."
- Williams, CT 10/07

"All positive. French toast is great. Excellent location and beautiful views."
- Follansbee, MA 10/07

"We enjoyed our stay. Your property is beautiful, and the breakfasts scrumptious. Janet is a wealth of information on so many subject - not just what to do / where to go in the area. We hope to return on another trip east. We will tell our friends about your delightful B&B."
- Heniberg/Tamsky, AZ 10/07

"Booking calendar online was helpful along with directions. Comfortable, private, yummy breakfasts...fresh fruit an added plus."
- Lewis, CA 10/07

"Our room was very nice, clean and cozy. It was great to get a chance to meet the llamas too. We like to support local farmers and locally made/grown food so Fruitlands was a great choice. We got to have homemade maple syrup on our French toast made with bread from a local bakery. Thanks for the nice stay."
- Ledbetter, MA 10/07

"We found the Alcott Suite to be very well appointed and extremely comfortable. We thank you for your kind hospitality."
- MacFarland, NJ 10/07

"Very nice place to stay and very kind family."
- Sott, Sindelfingen Germany 10/07

"We liked it all."
- McHutchison, MA 10/07

"Accommodations were lovely. The Suite was clean, comfortable with great views and areas for reading. Lovely hostess. Breakfast was great. Service was unintrusive. Perfect place to stay while visiting Vermont."
- DeSouza, MA 10/07

"Thank you for your hospitality and filling breakfasts. We enjoyed relaxing in such a scenic setting."
- Bekeris, Ottawa ONT CA 9/07

"Thanks. I had a nice stay."
- Kuttner, MA 9/07

"Very clean and delightful."
- Heffel, AZ 9/07

"The Alcott Suite is gorgeous, well appointed and spacious. The gas stover is definately a plus as is the roomy shower stall, comfy bed, kitchen and full size fridge. As are most who go into the B&B business, you are wonderful, gracious people and a pleasure to be with."
- LaBrake, NY 9/07

"Wonderful and spacious."
- Carr, Ottawa ONT CA 8/07

"A peaceful retreat. We felt like we were at our second home. It was a perfect stay for us with a toddler, and you made us very comfortable. The only thing we couldn't find was a pen in the room - beyond perfect!
- Carroll, VT 8/07

"We loved our room. The bed was so comfortable. Great breakfast and conversation. You have a lovely home with beautiful grounds and flowers. The room was spacious, clean and homey...and, of course, we loved the llamas."
- Huzar, MA 7/07

"Blissful, a place of peace and solitude. Breakfast is divine. A second visit tomorrow would not be too soon. Heavenly. So for a king and fairy-tale like amongst the gardens and blades of grass."
- Cheney-Lynch, MA 7/07

"Terrific! Everything like brand new in the Alcott Suite. Breakfast was delicious."
- Whittaker, NY 7/07

"The room was ver comfortable. The breakfasts were delicious! The llamas were adorable.
- Blakely, FL 7/07

"Thank you, Janet and Dale, for such a lovely stay and for sharing your beautiful farm with us! We greatly apreciate the little things such as the potty helpers, the stool and kids booster seat, for our newly trained daughter. Our deck at night offered the most awesome star gazing."
- Reing, Morristown, NJ 7/07

"The Alcott Suite was a lovely place. Beautiful gardens with fruit trees and flowers. Roses in the room. Clean kitchen. Delicious breakfast. Very polite and kind hostess. Beautiful view to the mountians from the breakfast table. Interesting llamas in the yard. Very reasonable price. Comfortable, functional and spacious. We'll always recommend."
- Wen, Broadcliff Manor, NY 7/07

"The house is lovely. We are delighted."
- Benditsky, CT 6/07

"Very clean and comfortable. Attractive room and bathroom. Thank you for going the extra mile and offering to collect us from town."
- Stanley, Lilydale, Victoria, Australia 10/06

"Great accomodations - wonderful breakfast. We felt welcomed and comfortable. Thanks again. We will definitely recommend your B&B. Everything we needed."
- Parcher, Cobalt, Ont. 10/06

"What a peaceful and gorgeous setting to get away from it all! Picking apples from your trees, curling up next to the gas stove in the Alcott Suite and discovering numerous photo oportunities on your graceful property, including the ever-curious and comical llamas, proved to be a worthwhile way to spend time in Vermont."
- Gillett, Bellingham, WA 10/06

"Thank you for serving us. Your place is beautiful."
- Hicks, McGraw, NY 10/06

"We loved your hospitality and, of course, your granddaughter."
- Delima, Longmeadow, MA 10/06

"Great hospitality. Alcott Suite is lovely, perfect for us as we tend to fix our own food. Exceptionally clean and comfortable. Breakfast was wonderful in a delightful setting."
- Walsh, East Falmouth, MA 10/06

"Nicely appointed - quiet and peaceful location. A great opportunity to experience the Vermont countryside and rural life. We enjoyed the scent of the freshly mowed grass, the laden apple trees and the misty mornings full of birdsong."
- Honcocks, St. Johns, Newfoundland, CA 9/06

"Greatly appreciated the helpful tips for places to hike and eat. Very relaxing and friendly."
- Speck, Salem, OR 9/06

"Absolutely lovely! We really appreciated having a lovely place to stay. Wish we had more time just to hang out. Thanks for the tips of fruit growing."
- Moore, Boulder, CO 9/06

"A beautiful peaceful place. The scenery is magnificent. This was our first visit to Vermont, and we are very impressed. Accomodation is lovely. A quiet room with views of the fruit trees. Welcoming and friendly hosts made this an excellent stay."
- Duncans, Stamford, CT 9/06

"We had a nice stay. The food was delicious and the room was comfy. Thank you."
- Jesdales, Portsmouth, RI, 8/06

"A beautiful, peaceful hideaway! Terrific breakfast - the boys talked about it all day. The Alcott Suite is the perfect place for a break from the daily rush."
- Love, Austin, TX, 8/06

"Lovely job! Great Web site."
- Rush, Somerville, MA, 8/06

"We loved the beautiful, productive land with bearing fruit trees, berry bushes and vegetable garden. The house is very comfortable and clean. There is a place for dinner near which serves excellent food. We admire our hosts for their friendliness, helpfulness and work ethic. Wish we could stay longer."
- Briggs, Anacortes, WA 8/06

"A very comfortable and cordial stay."
- Steiners, Cambridge, MA, 8/06

"Absolutely loved our Butternut Room - cozy and comfortable. (Wanted to move in!) Our hosts were hospitable and warm - felt like we were at home, especially with the kitties. Loved that we were off the main route. Lovely location. We will come back for sure."
- Nickles, Ottawa, Ontario, 7/06

"Peaceful and relaxing...just what I was looking for. The Butternut Room is beautiful. Your hospitality is gracious, delicious and inviting. I hope I find my way back here again."
- Zadik, Weston, FL, 7/06

"We were imnpressed with the immaculate condition of the Alcott Suite, and the arrangement worked very well for our kids and us together. The decor, views, privacy - all really nice."
- Enos, Bloomington, IN, 7/06

"Very nice and pretty. Friendly hosts. Good food in town."
- Wagners, Belmont, MA 7/06

"Fantastic hospitality! Taking into account the friendly, personable atmosphere, guests will always feel welcome."
- Youngs, Crownsville, MD 7/06

"Wonderful family setting in a true picture of lush Vermont farm land."
- Johnsons, Gardiner, ME 7/06

"Such a pleasant, serene setting. The Alcott Suite is a true value. We enjoyed your passion for what you believe in and how you live life."
- Bride/Valli, Randolph, MA 7/06

"We really enjoyed the spacious Alcott Suite. Clean and well appointed. The views out the windows are beautiful. The deck has a wonderful view. Hospitality was great, and the breakfasts were delicious."
- Furey, Davie, FL, 6/06

"This is a very peaceful setting. We enjoyed our walks very much."
- Hunts, Jackonsville, FL 6/06

"The pretty landscape is all that we had hoped for, and there is hospitality to match. Good birds! Breakfast was delicious and beautifully prepared and presented."
- Wright / Frassica, Montreal, Qc 5/30

"Lovely accommodations."
- Kennenwood / Cummings, Syracuse, NY 4/06

"We love your llamas."
- Huxley, Bethany, CT 1/06

"Loved the kitchen in the Alcott Suite! Wonderful breakfasts. Great hiking in Groton State Forest."
- Moulton / Naas, South Hero, VT 1/06

"Hosts were very welcoming. We liked the hot cider and crackers in the afternoon. The bed was extremely comfortable. The grounds are beautiful, and we really enjoyd the peacefulness."
- Smith / Sackman, Burlington, VT 1/06

"Excellent place to stay. Very clean new room. Friendly family that met every need and great fun to talk with. Can't wait to come back in the fall. You will see us again."
- Hunt, Sanbornville, NH 12/05

"Great breakfast. We had a great visit. It was so peaceful and relaxing. Thank you for a great Thanksgiving."
- Gonzales, Wayne, NJ 11/05

"We thought this was a wonderful place to stay, a quiet, peaceful place with a wonderful view for breakfast. The Butternut Room was very nice and comfortable. Janet was a very nice and informative host. Thanks again for a nice stay. It was beautiful and memorable."
- Lails, Concord, CA 10/05

"The grounds are beautiful. We really enjoyed our stay. Great breakfast!"
- Stouders, Sacramento, CA 10//05

"Don't change anything. We enjoyed your hospitality and help on what to do and see in the NEK. We hope to return sometime in the future."
- Dails, Timonium, MD 10/05

"We look forward to a week's return visit to enjoy the peaceful, relaxing, and inspirational environment. Thanks very much. You are an interesting, active and talented couple."
- Hoveys, Glenn, NH

"We loved the serenity, the privacy and the comfort in the Alcott Suite. Great hosts, attentive to our needs. Delicious food straight from the garden. Thanks so much."
- Norcliffes, Leominster, MA

"We'll be back in Vermont and plan to stay here again - need we say more?"
- Kurz, Somerville, NJ

"Tout et ait parfait. Merci Beaucoup."
- The Filions, Pintendre, QE

"We really enjoyed our stay ~ the surroundings are very peaceful and welcoming. The decor in the Alcott Suite is terrific and the porch is a great addition. Both breakfasts featured wonderful food and enjoyable conversation, and we appreciated the local recommendations, particularly Elements and Rainbow Sweets. Thanks for a great stay!"
- The Foleys, Milton, MA

"Beautiful accommodations. Comfortable beds!"
-The Cormiers, Gardner, MA

"Honestly, this has been a wonderful stay. Lovely place, interesting conversation and excellent blueberry pancakes!"
-Stenzel / van Doorninck, Washington, D.C.

"We loved our suite and calm setting. The bed was cozy and comfy. We feel pleased that we became adventurous and swung off the highway to find your home. We stitched at the kitchen table, listened to the crickets singing to us and to the occasional apple plopping to the ground. Perfect!"
- The Augustines, Hemet, CA

"We enjoyed our stay here. The Butternut Room was very nice and clean. We felt at home. My husband loved visiting the llamas, and we had a nice visit by your cat. You both are very nice people and quite helpful and accommodating. You have a lovely home and farm."
- The Eckers, Glen Cove, NY

"Other than Kentucky, Vermont is the most beautiful state. A very relaxing experience. The Butternut Room was very comfortable. Also, we appreciated the quiet. Breakfast was great! Your hospitality is very natural and honest."
- The Browns, Magnolia, KY

"We thoroughly enjoyed the experience of spending time at your B&B and enjoyed learning about Vermont. If you are ever in Kentucky, come by, and we will show you some Kentucky hospitality."
- The Talleys, Magnolia, KY

"Beautiful setting, lovely room and great company. Thank you!"
- The Austins, Orlando, FL


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