Vermont Meetings and Events, Event Planners, Basin Harbor Club, North Hero House, Team Building

May 30, 2018

Lake Champlain at 120 miles long and 12 miles wide is the largest lake after the great lakes. Two unique properties sit along the shores of Lake Champlain and offer your attendees an unconventional meeting experience. 

Not all meeting rooms need to have four walls, at Basin Harbor Resort & Boat Club  your group can think outside of the box, literally. Give your attendees new perspective and enhanced focus by utilizing the waterfront for team building activities, an al fresco luncheon surrounded by the luscious lawns and gardens or a sunset cruise at the end of your meeting day aboard The Escape. For over a century, guests have been coming to this seasonal Vermont lakeside resort to explore, recharge, learn, grow and connect all while enjoying the timeless beauty of Lake Champlain. Home to some of Vermont’s most remarkable events, Basin Harbor’s 700 acres offer inspiring water and mountain views, innovative cuisine, tasteful accommodations and flexible event space, perfect for corporate events, meetings and summer outings.

The North Hero House Inn & Restaurant has a lovely lakeside setting with 26 guest rooms and is just 35 minutes from Burlington, a perfect location for small to medium size retreats and workshops. The inn provides customized meeting plans, attractive conference space and excellent meals. Intimate weddings and family celebrations are always memorable at this charming inn. The North Hero House is a popular getaway not faraway. 

Just a short distance from Lake Champlain in the Burlington downtown area lies the Courtyard Burlington Harbor, Hilton Garden Inn and Hotel Vermont all three hotels are ideal for training meetings, small conferences, product launches and board retreats. The Hilton Burlington with 258 guest rooms and 16,000 square feet of meeting space is perfect for larger scale meetings and events as well as for smaller intimate programs. 

Some of the top attractions along the lake include ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain,Spirit of Ethan Allen III and Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center, your attendees will find these to be great locations for free time or you may want to consider them as an off site venue for an evening dinner. The Burlington Greenway (Bike Path) offers 8 miles of paved riding for cycle enthusiast with breath taking views of Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains and is a great way for groups to explore the area during their conference free time or to get in a quick walk before or after meetings. 

The Vermont Convention Bureau team is here to help you plan your next meeting or event,  Contact us and we will help you streamline your planning process. Our services are always complimentary. Get Started Here!


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