Killington, Vermont

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Killington, Vermont is a town in Rutland County, located on VT Route 100 in the "Crossroads of Vermont" region, just 35 minutes from the Rutland Southern Vermont Regional Airport. Perfectly situated in the Green Mountains, Killington has some of the highest and most varied mountain terrain in all of New England, and is home to the popular Killington Resort ski area.

Killington Lodging and Dining in Killington

The Killington Region is an all-season vacation destination. Choose from a variety of Killington lodging options for your vacation in Vermont, from luxury Killington VT hotels to cozy bed and breakfasts in Killington VT and more. The town is famous for its legendary nightlife and there are many wonderful places to eat in Killington. Whether you're looking for fine dining or casual restaurants in Killington VT, there's something for everyone.

Killington Weddings and Conferences in Killington

Discover all the resources you'll need to plan your perfect event in Killington. Whether you're planning a destination wedding in Killington VT, a local family reunion in the Killington area, or a business conference in Killington, you'll find the backdrop and facilities for all tastes and wishes. From Killington reception halls to conference rooms in Killington, you'll find the perfect location to host your events in Killington Vermont.

Killington Real Estate

Whether you're looking for a Killington vacation rental, or a new house in Killington, real estate in Killington VT comes in a variety of sizes. Many real estate properties are near Killington Mountain, making it very attractive for visitors to the area, but Killington real estate isn't just for visitors. Many residents marvel at the beautiful scenery, the quality of life and access to activities and events in Killington.

Things to do in Killington

From skiing in Killington VT to playing a round at Killington Golf Course, to the abundant nightlife in Killington, there's always something to do in Killington. Great skiing can be found at Killington Mountain Resort and Pico Mountain, with Okemo Mountain Resort just 30 minutes south (Ludlow) and Suicide Six about 35 minutes east (Pomfret). During the warmer months, enjoy mountain biking, golf, tennis, swimming, hiking, and more.

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Chalet Killington | Killington, VT
Killington, VT - Located on the Killington Road, only a mile from Killington's main base area, the Chalet Killington offers the perfect location for your fall through spring getaway with 30 guest rooms, lounge, restaurant, hot tub, sauna, pool, and game room. The Chalet Killington is happy to open its doors in the summer for your private party or family reunion. Also, bring the dog for only $18/night.
Killington Mountain Lodge
Killington, VT - Killington Mountain Lodge is just one mile from Killington Ski Resort for winter adventure. When the snow melts, the Lodge overlooks Killington Resort’s 18-hole championship golf course. Hiking, biking and other outdoor activities are right outside your door. The Killing Mountain Lodge is the perfect destination for a family vacation no matter the season.
North Star Lodge - Killington, Vermont
Killington, VT - Explore the Killington region from one of the areas most exciting, yet affordable mountain lodges. The North Star Lodge offers all the comforts of home, complimented by the courtesies of an exclusive hotel. Uniqyely designed and accented by a fantastic mountainous backdrop, you'll find fun and exhilarating activities for you and your entire family.
Best Western Inn & Suites - Rutland, Vermont
Rutland, VT - The affordable Best Western Inn & Suites Rutland near Killington is the area’s only hotel with condominium-style accommodations in a village setting. Enjoy best-in-class service and easy access to the majestic, snow-covered slopes of Killington and Pico Mountains -two of the East's finest ski areas- and Vermont's scenic state parks.
Birch Ridge Inn
Killington, VT - The Birch Ridge Inn is a 10 room inn and restaurant, located approximately 1 mile from the main base lodge of the Killington Ski and Golf Resort. Whether it's a romantic weekend, a relaxing golfing or skiing vacation, a business meeting, or quiet time in the country... we have the perfect recipe for a relaxing vacation!
The Red Clover Inn and Restaurant in Killington, Vermont
Killington, VT - Designed for food and wine lovers, the Red Clover Inn & Restaurant is a beautifully restored 1840s farmhouse just off the beaten path. Stylish accommodations, exceptional farm-to-table food, and our award-winning wine list make the Red Clover an unbeatable destination.
The Mountain Inn in Killington, Vermont - Intimate, Convenient, Gracious, Warm.
Killington, VT - The Mountain Inn is a four season destination with your comfort and needs in mind. Whether you are here for a family vacation, romantic getaway, family reunion or a once in a lifetime wedding our rustic charm will make your KILLINGTON, VT stay memorable.
The Inn at Long Trail | Killington, VT
Killington, VT - A classic Vermont inn, bed and breakfast with Irish pub, ideally located right on route 4, 1/4 mile up the road from Killington's Pico base lodge, making it one of the closest inns to Killington. Close to skiing, mountain biking, hiking, and the Green Mountain Golf Course is only minutes away.

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Quick Facts About Killington

County: Rutland
Lat / Long: 43.66 N / 72.79 W
Zip Code(s): 05751
Incorporated: 1761
Population (2010): 811
Elevation: 1,841 feet
Land Area: 46.6 sq mi
Town Clerk: 802-422-3243
Nearest Hospitals: Rutland Regional Medical Center
Nearest Airports: Rutland Southern Vermont Regional Airport, Burlington Intl Airport (2hrs North)
Nearest Amtrak: Killington (RTE4), and Rutland (RUD)
Colleges/Universities: Green Mountain College. Nearby: a branch of the Community College of Vermont (12.7 miles SW), Castleton State College (26.6 miles W). Vermont Law School (29.5 miles NE), Dartmouth College (39.2 miles E).

Fun Fact: The town was originally named Killington but in 1800 it was renamed Sherburne in honor of Colonel Benjamin Sherburne, one of the original grantees. Because there was so much confusion when people were looking for Killington (not realizing that they actually wanted Sherburne), in 1999 the name was changed back to Killington.

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Nearby Cities and Towns:

Region 7: Crossroads of Vermont | Chittenden (2.9 miles NW) | Pittsfield (2.7 miles NW) | Rutland (City) | Rutland Town (3.1 miles W) | Stockbridge (2.7 miles NE) | Bridgewater (2.6 miles SE) | Plymouth (3.1 miles SE) | Mendon (2.3 miles W)

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