About Us

Who Are We?

Since we opened our doors in 1801, the Grafton Inn has continued to offer a unique, Vermont experience to our guests. Discover all the facets that define our country inn.

About the Grafton Inn

Imagine a place

…where individually decorated rooms surround you in comfort.
…where sumptuous local cuisine, served in candlelit elegance, offers a feast for the senses.
…where hand-hewn beams and antique furnishings recall a 200-year history.
…where hiking trails, swimming ponds and gurgling streams refresh and invigorate you.
…where offering you the Vermont experience is at the heart of all we do.

This is the Grafton Inn, Vermont. Nothing less than a sanctuary from the everyday world.

The Grafton Inn is one of the oldest operating inns in America, having opened its doors in 1801. Located in historic Grafton, Vermont, we are part of the nonprofit Windham Foundation which is dedicated to preserving the vitality of Vermont’s rural communities. A stay with us will help to fund the Foundation’s many philanthropic programs.

We are proud to be a member of the Select Registry, Distinctive Inns of New England, the Vermont Fresh Network and Green Hotels of Vermont.

Community Partners

Meet Our Teammates We get by with a little help from our friends — our community partnerships! From the Grafton Historical Society to local musicians, there are many key players that help make the Grafton Inn tick. Our Partners Our community partnerships are what help the Grafton Inn flourish. Grafton, Vermont is a small, close-knit [...]


Our staff is always happy to help you with any questions, comments, and concerns.


Grafton, Vermont may be a bit off the beaten path; however, with our detailed driving directions from all nearby points, you can be on the road to Grafton in no time.

Grafton Inn History

Discover our path from 1801 to the present with this timeline of the Grafton Inn through the years.

Join Our Team

Are you on the hunt for your next job? Consider joining our team at the Grafton Inn, and trade in the office for a beautiful country inn.

Pet Friendly Inn

We know your pet is a member of the family — bring them along on your Grafton vacation with our pet-friendly accommodations.

Press Room

Visit our press room to see the latest news from the Grafton Inn.

Property Map

From our swimming pond to our vacation homes to our fitness center, discover all the features of of our property.

The Windham Foundation

The Windham Foundation carries the mission of promoting Vermont’s rural communities through philanthropic programs.

Grafton Food & Spirits Festival

The annual Grafton Food & Spirits Festival brings local Vermont vendors together to celebrate our local “taste of place.”