We’re Your Choice for Hotels Near Stowe, Sugarbush, and Montpelier!

Our hotel near Stowe, VT, offers access to countless attractions for travellers of all ages and interests. At the BEST WESTERN PLUS Waterbury-Stowe, we're ideally situated between the towns of Waterbury and Stowe in central Vermont, home of the world famous Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream factory, less than one mile from our hotel.

Being in the center of Vermont's recreational crossroads means you're also just a stone's throw from Sugarbush, Montpelier and Burlington. So no matter what brings you here, whether it's a Vermont covered bridge, world class skiing, or the countless local tours, you can count on having easy access to all of them from the comfort of the BEST WESTERN PLUS Waterbury-Stowe.

Areas of Interest

Waterbury - Waterbury Center

Waterbury is known as the recreational crossroads of Vermont and is centrally located between Burlington, Vermont's Queen City, and Montpelier, the State Capital. Waterbury is also filled with a variety of flavors you are sure to enjoy.

Stowe Village

10 Miles to the North, Stowe abounds with interesting things to do and see. There's the Gondola & Alpine Slide, the Trapp Family Lodge, Vermont made crafts, Antique shops and more.

Montpelier - Barre Area

Montpelier, the smallest State Capitol in the U.S. is filled with Vermont's history and just 12 miles to the South. Other Vermont attractions in this area include the New England Culinary Institute (Main Street Bar & Grill), the Morse Maple Sugar Farm, and the Rock of Ages Granite Quarry.


The Mad River Valley is 15 miles South on Route 100 and is home to Sugarbush and Mad River Ski Areas. Discounted lift tickets for Sugarbush can be purchased at our Front Desk.


26 miles to the North is the Burlington Area with it's Church Street Marketplace, Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, Spirit of Ethan Allen Cruise Ship and Shelburne Farms and Museum.

Self Guided Tours

Montpelier - Barre Tour

Rock of Ages Granite Quarries, Cabot Creamery, lunch at the New England Culinary Institute in Montpelier (Main Street Bar & Grill), Historical Society Museum, Morse Maple Sugar Farm.

Waterbury - Stowe Tour

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Visitor Center, Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Stowe Mountain Gondola, lunch at Trapp Family Lodge, shopping in the Village of Stowe, Cabot Creamery Annex, Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Factory tour.

Burlington Tour

Shelburne Farms, Shelburne Museum, Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, lunch on the Spirit of Ethan Allen cruise and Ethan Allen Homestead.

Spring Sugar Tour

The first sign of Spring in Vermont is steam rising from sugarhouses. During the first weekend of spring Vermont holds its annual Maple Open House. Visit a traditional Vermont Sugarhouse and learn some of the history of maple syrup making the Vermont way. The Morse Maple Sugar Farm and the Bragg Farm Sugarhouse are a short drive away in the Montpelier area and are open year round.

Waterbury Stowe Points of Interest