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Historic 1840's Royalton Bed and Breakfast

Updated on January 9, 2014

Bed and Breakfast in Royalton, Vermont

Vermont is the perfect place to come for a visit. Enjoy a taste of the country. This weekend, Vermont is beckoning you. Royalton Bed and Breakfast in Royalton, Vermont is centrally located just a few minutes off I-89. Located on the Dewey-Rix Farm, Evelyn's Bed and Breakfast is your home base for exploring Vermont. This historic farmhouse features an incredible view from every window in the house!

Built on 130 acres of fields and forest, Royalton Bed and Breakfast offers trails for hiking, a waterfall and acres of fields for snowshoeing. Nearby you will find ski areas, historic sites, cheese factories, maple products and much, much more! During the fall, the leaves and hillside foliage are unsurpassed.

Photo Credit: Royalton Bed and Breakfast by Evelyn Saenz

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Royalton Bed and Breakfast is ideal for those who enjoy nature and are looking for proximity to South Royalton and the Vermont Law School.

For Reservations call 802-763-0355

Notice the hardwood floors and the beautiful view out the window. The wood for these floors was cut and milled right on the property at the mill built by Garner Rix, my great, great, great, great grandfather. The house was built by his son, Daniel Rix, and the wood floors were laid down by my great, great, grandfather, Garner Rix Dewey.

The door leads to a bathroom with another gorgeous view.



One of the two shared Bathrooms at Royalton Bed and Breakfast. Once used as a Birthing Room, this bathroom retains the look and feel of this historic home with features such as a claw foot tub while including modern amenities such as a shower. Out this window the gorgeous view is of the side yard, with fall foliage, snowy winter fields, spring flowers as well as the standing stones that delineate the path to the waterfall.

Pure Vermont Maple Syrup - Have a Taste of Vermont

Vermont produces the very best maple syrup anywhere on the planet. We tap Sugar Maple trees, boil down the sap and bottle it at just the right temperature. Don't miss the sweet natural flavor of pure Vermont maple syrup...

Rooms Available at Royalton Bed and Breakfast - 3 Large Bedrooms

Vermont Bed and Breakfast
Vermont Bed and Breakfast

Three sunny bedrooms are available in my Vermont bed and breakfast with incredible views from each of the windows. Each room has a queen sized bed and can accommodate up to two people. There are two shared bathrooms.

After a long day strolling through Vermont pastures, hiking the Green Mountains, tubing on the White River, watching the Autumn foliage or skiing down the slopes, Royalton Bed and Breakfast is the perfect place to rest and relax before another day of exploration.

Freshly Brewed Gourmet Coffee - Bed and Breakfast Coffee and Muffins


The smell of freshly brewed coffee and blueberry muffins fresh out of the oven waft up the stairs form the historic kitchen.

Can't you just smell the coffee brewing?

Each morning I serve a delicious breakfast which might include eggs to order, bacon or sausage and toast. Other days I might serve pancakes with 100% real maple syrup or fresh fruit. Be sure to let me know of any allergies or dietary restrictions.

Bed and Breakfast with Internet Access - Internet Access and Cell Phone Service at our Bed and Breakfast

Cell Phone and Wifi
Cell Phone and Wifi

Photo Credit: Cell Phone/Internet Accessable by sleepyneko

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This may be a historic house but we still have modern conveniences. We have excellent cell phone service. There is limited Wifi service. GPS works wonderfully to guide you from your home to Royalton Bed and Breakfast. Just plug in the address and let your car lead you here.

Toast Your Toes by the Fire! - Vermont Bed and Breakfast with a Fireplace!

Bed and Breakfast with a Woodstove
Bed and Breakfast with a Woodstove

The spacious living room has even more expansive views of the meadows and hillsides. The wood stove features a fireplace like front that allows you to view the fire on a cold Vermont evening. Curl up in a chair by the fire with a hot cup of tea or cocoa to relax after a day of skiing, snowshoeing or hiking.

Spectacular View from the Porch - Imagine a weekend in Vermont

Looking out across the field.
Looking out across the field.

Enjoy this spectacular views like this one from! Walk out the front door and hike the trails into the woods or down to the river. The swimming hole is just down the road, hike the trail through the woods to the waterfall or snowshoe across the snowy fields.

The peace and serenity of this place makes it one of the very best places for enjoying nature throughout all four seasons of the year.

Walk or Drive along the White River - Just over Two Miles to South Royalton

White River in Royalton, Vt
White River in Royalton, Vt

Walk, drive or bike along the beautiful White River. Hidden amongst the green leaves of summer you may see King Fishers, chipmunks or squirrels. No matter what time of year, the walk down Back River Road is a wonderful place to enjoy the natural peace of of Vermont. In South Royalton you will find Vermont Law School, (VLS), the Royalton Coop, 5 Old Tavern and a beautiful green. On Thursdays there is a Farmer's Market followed by a band concert on the green.

Driving Around South Royalton - Drive along the White River from Royalton to South Royalton

Take a drive around Royalton. Drive north on I-89 and then south on Route 14. Some of the businesses have changed but change comes slowly to Vermont. After crossing the bridge into South Royalton, Vermont Law School is on the right just before arriving at the town green.

Map of Royalton, Vt. - Where is Royalton, Vt.?

Royalton is just off from I89 between exits 2 and 3:
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3 Bedrooms

2 Baths

Fresh Gourmet Coffee

Homemade Blueberry Muffins

Beautiful View

Ample Parking

Close to Vermont Law School

Hiking near Royalton Bed and Breakfast

50 Hikes in Vermont: Walks, Hikes, and Overnights in the Green Mountain State, Sixth Edition
50 Hikes in Vermont: Walks, Hikes, and Overnights in the Green Mountain State, Sixth Edition
Royalton Bed and Breakfast is the perfect home base for day hiking throughout Vermont.

Abdias and Evelyn - Your Hosts at Royalton Bed and Breakfast


Abdias and Evelyn invite you to contact us about staying at our bed and breakfast in Vermont. 802-763-0355 or

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3 Bedrooms / 2 Baths on 130 acres

Plenty of Parking

Feel free to call me to make a reservation 802-763-0355


Questions and Reservations - Bed and Breakfast near Vermont Law School

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      6 years ago

      It's beautiful there, and I love Woodstock, VT. So many covered bridges.

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      Evelyn Saenz 

      6 years ago from Royalton

      The farmers markets in South Royalton go from May to October each Thursday from 3-6. There are other farmers markets in the area most other days all through the summer. In the winter most markets are on Saturdays. There are a few holiday or craft fairs on Sundays around the state.

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      Kathy McGraw 

      6 years ago from California

      Planning my trip so had to come back and refresh my memory. Do they have the Farmers Market in the summer on Thursdays? We also need to plan the trip after the law school there graduates as I know that is a busy time for you. I'm really looking forward to the visit.

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      Rhonda Albom 

      7 years ago from New Zealand

      I only made it as close as New York last summer. Maybe one day.

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      7 years ago from Midwest

      I would love to visit you. This sounds like a lovely place to stay!

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      Barbara Tremblay Cipak 

      7 years ago from Toronto, Canada

      I have to say that Vermont is one of the places I really want to visit - what a gorgeous state it is (reminds me of Canada too)

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      8 years ago

      Because I am basically shy I have never stayed in a B&B. I get nervous being around people I don't know. But you've made yours sound so warm and inviting. I'm sold on the gourmet coffee. And very intrigued that one of the rooms used to be the birthing room.

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      8 years ago

      Looks like a great place to enjoy outdoor activities year round.

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      Susanna Duffy 

      8 years ago from Melbourne Australia

      What a lovely place the Royalton Bed and Breakfast is! And your own family's history is the very soul of it

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      Rhonda Albom 

      8 years ago from New Zealand

      Fantastic. Now I want to go to Vermont.

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      8 years ago

      looks awesome - I want to go to Vermont!

    • traveller27 profile image


      8 years ago

      Looks like a nice spot!

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      Andrej977 LM 

      9 years ago

      You made another very nice lens!

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      9 years ago

      Just added this to my "Bucket List". Vermont, Here I come!

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      Diane Cass 

      9 years ago from New York

      If I get tickets to the Antiques Roadshow this year in Boston, I may swing by for a visit. I love your beautiful home.

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      9 years ago from Maryland

      Your B&B looks so inviting! :) Thank you for sharing it!

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      9 years ago

      Nice lens! I live in Keene, NH, and we occasionally get over to Vermont, though I don't think we've been to Royalton yet. We'll have to check it when we get back from Brazil, which is where I am at the moment, and writing about it here on Squidoo!

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      9 years ago

      What a wonderful home and business you have. Best of luck with it.

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      9 years ago

      Looks inviting!

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      9 years ago

      great place to spend the night

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      Barbara Walton 

      9 years ago from France

      Your B&B looks wonderful and the setting stunning. I'd love to come! (Wonder how much it would cost to travel to Vermont from Limousin!?)

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      Peggy Hazelwood 

      9 years ago from Desert Southwest, U.S.A.

      Looks lovely!

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      Mary Beth Granger 

      10 years ago from O'Fallon, Missouri, USA


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      10 years ago

      Your Bed & Breakfast is beautiful, and the views are absolutely stunning. Do you host weddings? If so, you would make a great addition to our free wedding venue directory,

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      Kate Loving Shenk 

      10 years ago from Lancaster PA

      I am sending this link immediately to my hsband. When we come to Vermont, we will definitely be staying with you! ****blessed****

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      Heather Burns 

      11 years ago from Wexford, Ireland

      What a wonderful place to study and live in Vermont. I kind of wish I were going to law school there:)

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      11 years ago from London, UK

      Makes me wish I lived in Vermont. The house is beautiful.

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      11 years ago

      Texas Law School took forever, choose wisely as you will be residing there for a long period!

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      Virginia Allain 

      11 years ago from Central Florida

      Lucky students, to have such a great view and short commute.

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      11 years ago

      We have a house near USC in Columbia. We originally bought it so our son would have an economical place to live while going to school. Since he graduated we haven't had any trouble keeping it rented. If we do, I'm going to use your lens as an example and build one of my own.



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      11 years ago

      Wow! Only last night I was thinking that making a lens would be a great way to sell our home and you have provided a wonderful example! I'd rent your house... if I wasn't in the UK and moving somewhere completely different :-) Could I bring a horse?

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      Evelyn Saenz 

      11 years ago from Royalton

      @Ramkitten2000: You are right, this house would be a lovely place to write a book.

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      Deb Kingsbury 

      11 years ago from Flagstaff, Arizona

      If I were looking to rent and were (back) in Vermont, I would be SO interested in your farmhouse. It looks like it would be a PERFECT place for me to write my next book.


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