Enjoy privacy, sunrises and mountain views. The whole house is yours!

See pure Vermont Maple Gold® being made here.

Meet the oxen. Treat yourself to a sleigh or cart ride!

Peaceful and beautiful in Summer and Autumn.

Experience Sweet Vermont Living!

Stay and unwind in the quiet comfort of our private guesthouse.
Explore our 400 scenic acres and all that Central Vermont has to offer.

Sweet Retreat Guesthouse in Spring

Private Guesthouse

Relax in the tranquility and privacy of our conveniently located rental property— just 5 minutes from I-89, Norwich University, restaurants and services. Stay a few days or several months! Ideal for travel healthcare professionals, we’re just 13 miles from 2 major hospitals.


Vermont Maple Syrup

Take home or call to order our Pure Vermont Gold® syrup. Commemorate a special occasion with our custom-etched Italian glass flasks and Basquaise bottles. We can accommodate any size order, personalized with the design of your choice!


Sweet Retreat Etched Bottles
Snowshoeing at Sweet Retreat Guesthouse

Outdoor Recreation

Lodging guests can walk, bike, snowshoe or cross-country ski on our 7 miles of private trails. Enjoy 2 nearby golf courses and 3 major ski areas to include Sugarbush, Stowe and Bolton Valley Resorts.


.Our Show Oxen

Sweet Retreat is also home to Heritage Ox Farm where we raise and train show oxen to take to fairs, parades and demonstrations. Pictured here is our team, Bright and Lion from Nova Scotia.


Bright and Lion at Heritage Ox Farm