|Morris, CT (May 21, 2012) - Winvian has been recognized as a 2012 "Editor's Choice" winner in Yankee Magazine's Travel Guide to New England, on newsstands now. This designation is awarded by Yankee's editors and contributors, who named select restaurants, lodgings, and attractions in New England to the exclusive list. For 36 years, Yankee Magazine's Travel Guide to New England has been the most widely distributed and best-selling guide to the six-state region, providing readers with a comprehensive vacation planning tool and daily reference.
Win Smith III, Director of Sales & Marketing for Winvian, commented by saying, "Once again Winvian has been recognized with this wonderful distinction as being one of the premier experiences in New England. This award, chosen by very discerning people, is a true testament to the hard work and dedication of our talented teams here at Winvian. Guests can choose to go anywhere they like but they overwhelming choose to visit us and it is proven that they continue to return. We are honored to be bestowed this award and I humbling accept on behalf of the Winvian family."
Mr. Smith commented further; "Whether you come for the day to enjoy our Restaurant and the fresh, daily ingredients from our self-sustaining garden, or to visit and indulge in the numerous and world-class Spa treatments, or decide to experience one of our custom-crafted cottages for an extended stay, your home away awaits. We look forward to welcoming new and past guests alike and know that each will find that Winvian really is unforgettable."
"This special travel issue highlights 'The Best of New England' (pg. 85): more sights to see, things to do, places to eat or spend an overnight than most of us could possibly fit into even the most jam-packed vacation," says Yankee's editor Mel Allen. "Wherever you may travel this season in New England, there's certain to be a Yankee 'Best' nearby."
Yankee Magazine's May/June 2012 Travel Guide, on newstands April 24, features 287 "Best of New England- Editor's Choice" selections, which include the region's best dining and lodging venues, attractions, adventures, local secrets, and bargains. This special issue also names 120 top events around New England and shares 15 walks - from strolls on Martha's Vineyard, an inn-to-inn trek in Vermont, and a cliff walk in Maine. Treat yourself and celebrate the season with fresh recipes for summer's first fruit - strawberries. Plus, feast at the best 12 lobster shacks in our six state region.
Winvian and the Restaurant at Winvian will also be recommended on YankeeMagazine.com
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Winvian, the private and whimsical AAA Ten Diamond retreat – the
property received Five Diamonds for its accommodations and for its restaurant– ideally
located just two hours from NYC, houses 18 luxe cottages and one suite
on 113 acres of meadows and woodlands. Nightly rates at Winvian start
from $499 for two a la carte (breakfast included) and from $1,250 for
two all-inclusive (full breakfast, room service, lunch, picnics, spa
snacks, afternoon tea, cocktails, dinner, after dinner petit-fours). A gratuity and CT State tax will be added per night to the room
rate. The entire property is available for special celebrations and
weddings with rates upon request.
For additional information on the Cooking School at Winvian and class schedules, or to book reservations, please visit www.winvian.com
or call 860-567-9600.