The Hugging Bear Inn & Shoppe (Chester, Vermont)
Victorian B'n'B
The Hugging Bear Inn is a magical and enchanting bed & breakfast inn in the old Vermont tradition. We welcome children of all ages to our lovely Victorian Inn filled with fun and Teddy Bears.
Questions? Want to make a reservation? Call us at (800) 325-0519
Driving Directions

The Inn and Shoppe are easy to find in the center of Chester (Rte. 11) on the Village Green. Chester is just 8 miles SW of Springfield, VT, and 12 miles NW of Bellows Falls, VT, both on U.S. 91.

From the WEST and SOUTH: NY State Thruway to Albany (Exit 23), Rte. 787 North, NY 7 East through Troy to Bennington, VT, U.S. 7 North (22 miles), Exit 4 in Manchester, then Rte. 11 East (28 miles) to Chester. The Inn is on the left.

From the SOUTH and EAST: U.S. 91 to Vermont Exit 6, Rockingham, then Rte. 103, 10 miles west to Chester. Do NOT turn right when 103 turns in Chester, continue straight on Main Street. The Inn is on the right, across the street from the village green.


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Reaching Us By Air

Looking to fly into Vermont? There are two regional airports near the Inn. Rutland State is 25.5 miles (41.2km) away, and Lebanon Municipal is 29.1 miles (46.9km) away.
The Hugging Bear is a Green Hotel in the Green Mountain State
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