The Birchwood Bed & Breakfast

502 Main Street P.O. Box 550, Derby Line, Vermont 05830
Innkeeper(s): Elizabeth & Dick Fletcher
  • Introduction

    The Birchwood Bed & Breakfast - Derby Line, VermontThe Birchwood Bed & Breakfast is a charming home built in 1920 and lovingly restored. It is situated in the picturesque village of Derby Line in northern Vermont located at the Canadian border.

    You can also enjoy: Fresh Flowers and Afternoon Refreshments.

    The Birchwood Bed & Breakfast, patio

    Guest Comments

    From Florida:"Tastefully decorated, yet so very comfortable. Beautifully served breakfasts, delicious food, conversation even better."

    From Ontario:"A B & B doesn't get any better than The Birchwood."

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Elizabeth Fletcher for sharing her own secrets with!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Travelers stay at our inn for its closeness to to the Canadian border and for the beautiful Haskell Opera House located in both the US and Canada. The only one in the world located in two countries. They love the beauty of the area and the pristine lakes and countryside.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    Our inn is unique because we tailor day trips for our guests including special "innkeeper" maps. Our inn is gracious and comfortable which allows guests to relax and unwind in beautiful Vermont.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    People come because of the scenic, pristine countryside where working farms still inhabit the land. We have many beautiful lakes and outdoor sports are plentiful.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    Quiet, peaceful and attention to detail resounds with our guests.

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    Our area is not commercialized. It's an area that when people think of truly is that place.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    Ski, bike, swim, attend live theater, antique, partake in excellent restaurants, tour fabulous museums, visit cheese farms, ice cider distillers, organic farms and much more.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    The Haskell Opera House and Library, beautiful Baxter Park

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    Lago for dinner-Newport Natural Cafe for lunch

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    We can be extremely helpful with any ideas for travelers staying at our inn. Our maps are custom made for scenic tours of any type.

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    We have 3 room all with private baths.

    Do you accept pets?

    We cannot accommodate pets.

  • Rooms & Amenities

    The Birchwood Bed & Breakfast - Derby Line, VermontA full breakfast is served each morning in the sun-lit dining room. Breakfast specialties include:

    • Fruit-filled crepes
    • French toast
    • Muesli
    • Home-made muffins or croissants
    • A variety of fresh fruit and juices
    • Gourmet coffee and tea

    The Rooms:

    The Birchwood B&B has three large, individually decorated rooms. Each one is beautifully furnished with antiques. All rooms include private bathrooms. Price shown is U.S. dollars, per room, per night.

    Other amenities include:

    • The bedchambers are decorated with antiques
    • Plush towels, luxury bath soaps and lotions are among the items waiting for you in your private bath
    • Fresh flowers
    • Chocolates
    • Air conditioning
    • Free wireless internet (Wi-Fi)
    • Hand made quilts

    Recreational activities:

    The Birchwood Bed & Breakfast is a place to relax and enjoy your favorite activities. The region offers miles of unspoiled scenery. Lake Willoughby and Lake Memphremagog offer fishing, swimming, boating and all types of water sports.

    There are golf courses at Newport, Orleans and Dufferin Heights Country Clubs. Guests can play tennis, bike along gentle hills, attend weekly outdoor concerts and browse in local antique shops.

    "Free Wireless Internet, Air Conditioning and more await you at The Birchwood B & B"