The Ultimate Girls Weekend Getaway In Woodstock, VT

By Kelley Boymer
27 Mar 2024
relaxation area at the woodstock inn spa
the relaxation area at the woodstock inn spa

Picture this: a weekend escape with your best girlfriends to the serene beauty of Vermont. Imagine luxurious spa treatments, charming boutique shopping, fun outdoor adventures, delicious food, and vibrant nightlife all rolled into one unforgettable getaway.

If you’ve been thinking about planning the ultimate girls weekend in Vermont, you’ve come to the right place. From pampering spa sessions to exploring quaint shops, scenic hikes to fresh food and drinks, there are plenty of things to do and see in and around Woodstock. We’ve rounded up the best hotels, rentals, restaurants, spa treatments, shopping, activities and more, in Woodstock, VT. Gather the girls, it’s time for a getaway!

The Ultimate Girls Weekend Getaway In Vermont

Girls Weekend Getaway in Woodstock, VT

Looking for the quintessential small town feel with history and charm? Woodstock is a great choice for your girls getaway. With a village that’s easily walkable you can explore restaurants, hiking, shopping and spa treatments all in one place, without ever having to get in the car.

Where to Stay

The Woodstock Inn & Resort

The Woodstock Inn and Resort (get 10% off your stay with this link) is the perfect place to base your Vermont weekend getaway. The Woodstock Inn has all the amenities you and your girlfriends will need including an off-site Athletic Club with a cardio and weight room, indoor and outdoor courts, fitness classes, pool, sauna, steam room and hot tub.

The two on-site restaurants are both delicious options including Richardson’s Tavern for dinner and The Red Rooster and bar for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Take one of the Inn’s bikes for a cruise around the village during the warmer months or head to Saskadena Six, the local mountain to ski during the winter. Fun perks at the Inn include afternoon hot chocolate, tea and cookies, the game room and chic lounge areas for cozying up with a cocktail or coffee and catching up with the girls. The Inn also has a Golf Club, Nordic Center and state of the art spa.

private rentals

If you are looking for something more intimate try this stunning private home with pond, mountain views, fireplace, grill and adjacent to Mt Peg. It can accommodate up to 8 guests. Conveniently located in the village, this rental provides an ideal home base for your Vermont getaway. The home has 3 bedrooms and 2+ bathrooms. With many luxury finishes it is well appointed and perfectly situated. You can walk out your door and hike up Mt. Peg for beautiful views of the village!

If you’re looking for a bit more space, this luxury estate can sleep up to 8 and is situated on 25 acres in Woodstock. It also has an outdoor hot tub, a pond for swimming, and a tons of privacy. It’s pet friendly too.

Where to Eat

We have a round-up of the most delicious restaurants in town and the best spots to get lunch in Woodstock here. Below are a few more spots you don’t want to miss.

Mon Vert Cafe

Mon Vert Cafe is a favorite amongst both locals and visitors in Woodstock. The best place to grab coffee and pastries to go or sit down for a yummy breakfast or lunch. Try the burrito or challa french toast for breakfast or the BLT or cobb salad for lunch. Open Friday-Wednesday 7:30am-5pm. Directions

Sante

Enjoy locally sourced small bites and entrees at Sante for lunch and dinner. The delicious margaritas make a great girls night out pairing. Check their website for hours as they change seasonally. Directions

Au Comptoir

Au Comptoir is Woodstock’s quaint cocktail bar that makes a fun destination for friends while in town. Sip on one of the deliciously crafted signature cocktails while enjoying conversation with your girlfriends. They have a small menu of light bites, a great place to start or end your night out!

Where to Shop

The Woodstock village has a variety of shops to peruse and enjoy. Head to F.H. Gillingham and Sons for all your souvenir needs. Woody’s Mercantile, Clover Gifts, Sudie’s, Yankee Bookshop, and Footprints are all great girls day shopping destinations. If you are heading out of town try Farmhouse Pottery in West Woodstock and Simon Pearce in Quechee. For more shopping recommendations see the Woodstock VT Shopping Guide.

What to Do

Go to the Spa

Woodstock is one of the best towns in Vermont for weekend getaways because there is so much to see and do! Even if you don’t stay at the Woodstock Inn you can still make appointments and enjoy the spa amenities. Enjoy massages, facials, pedicures and manicures at the The Spa. Sit back, relax and enjoy the lounge areas, sauna, steam room and hot tub. Make sure to book appointments well in advance!

pond marsh billings woodstock vt
the pogue at marsh billings, a beautiful stop on your hike in woodstock
take a Yoga class

Enjoy a relaxing and rejuvenating yoga class with friends. Check out the fitness class schedule at the Athletic Club and pay for a pass or schedule a private class with your girlfriend group. There are plenty of excellent yoga teachers in the area!

go for a Hike

Woodstock has a variety of excellent hikes to choose from. For hiking recommendations see The Best Hikes in Woodstock. Be sure to check out the beautiful Marsh Billings Rockefeller National Historic Park and Billings Farm & Museum. There are lots of options for hiking and exploring.

swim or paddle

Silver Lake in Barnard, VT is just a short drive from Woodstock. Bring your paddle boards for a leisurely trip around the lake or go for a swim in the refreshingly clear water. You can grab lunch at the Barnard General Store while you’re there!

paddling on silver lake in barnard

Woodstock, Vermont is the best place to getaway with your girlfriends! Enjoy the pleasures of small town life with a variety of places to stay, eat and explore. You won’t regret a girlfriend getaway in Woodstock, Vermont

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