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Stowe Mountain Lodge Named #8 for Top 50 Ski Hotels in North America

Mountainside Luxury Lodge Receives Top Honor in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler “Reader’s Choice” Poll

Stowe, Vt. (November 28, 2012) — Stowe Mountain Lodge, located at the base of Stowe Mountain Resort, was recently named “#8, Top 50 Ski Hotels In North America”  by the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler magazine.  As one of the most respected travel publications in the country, Condé Nast Traveler’s annual Reader’s Choice lists are considered one of the ultimate honors in travel recognitions. 

Chosen by readers who are distinguished and experienced travelers, many of whom have stayed at the most revered hotels in the world, the Reader’s Choice Award is one of the most sought after in the travel industry due to the detailed selection process and esteemed reputation of the voters. 

Stowe Mountain Lodge is recognized as the preeminent mountain lodge in New England, with ski-in/ski-out access to the best lift-accessed skiing and snowboarding in the East. The six-story, 312-room lodge features rustic, grand architecture, luxuriously appointed guest rooms, a 21,000 square-foot spa, award-winning-dining, a year-round heated indoor/outdoor pool and a two story lobby with floor-to-ceiling windows and oversized wood-burning fireplaces. 

The meticulously selected team of hospitality professionals at Stowe Mountain Lodge, including our signature Alpine Concierge, is dedicated to providing the highest level of personalized service to guests prior to arrival, during their stay and after their departure.

With a $4.7 million investment in snowmaking improvements this winter, the overall snow quality at Stowe Mountain Resort is the best it has ever been. Topped by the new slope-side community at the base, Spruce Peak Village, Stowe continues to be the preeminent luxury mountain destination in the Northeast.

In celebration of this prestigious award and our anticipation of another outstanding winter here in Vermont, Stowe Mountain Lodge is offering guests a special Ski & Stay package: 

Ski Stowe Package

  • Discounted overnight accommodations
  • One discounted lift ticket per adult, per day

About Stowe Mountain Lodge

Stowe Mountain Lodge is the centerpiece of Spruce Peak at Stowe, a $400 million alpine village in planning and development stages for the past 16 years.  As part of this new community, guests of Stowe Mountain Lodge will enjoy world-class service, 312 guest rooms, a 21,000-square-foot spa and wellness center, ski-in/ski-out access to over 100 legendary trails, exclusive access to Stowe Mountain Club, an 18-hole mountain golf course designed by Bob Cupp, and a heated outdoor pool. Stowe Mountain Resort offers over 56,000 square feet of event space, as well as high-end boutiques, restaurants and limitless on-mountain recreational options.  The lodge offers farm-to-table cuisine in Solstice restaurant and Hourglass bar.  In addition, 34 fractionally-owned condominium units are available for vacation home ownership in the Lodge’s Front Four Private Residence Club.  Rooms reservations, with special lodging offers and packages, are available by calling (802) 253-3560 or (888) 4-STOWE-VT, or by visiting For real estate inquiries, please call (888) 403-7739 or (802) 253-0320.

About Stowe Mountain Resort

Stowe is an internationally renowned four-season destination. Stowe Mountain Resort, with majestic Mt. Mansfield and Spruce Peak, is filled with activities for every season: golf, tennis, hiking, fishing, skiing, snowboarding, world-class dining, shopping, spas and more. Stowe’s historic village combined with Vermont’s most spectacular landscape creates the quintessential New England getaway. For more information please visit: or call: 1-800-253-4754.





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