Our Privacy Promise. We promise not to be all up in your...

Well, you know what we are saying. Maybe you've been to one of those B&Bs, or heard horror stories... Innkeepers that just won't stop. That want to tell you all about the history of their miniature ceramic teacup collection. Well, if that's what you want, sorry but you won't find it here.

When we opened Forty Putney Road we built the B&B that WE would stay at. Being "hotel guests" ourselves, we knew that there was a great opportunity to provide something as good as the best hotel, but with all of the awesome personal touches of a B&B (like awesome breakfasts with local ingredients, a huge library of good DVDs, and you know, a PUB).

We are as available as you want us

One of the reasons we have our small pub is that it gives us a place to be available to our guests, without hovering over them...

Want to know about the house, the area, our favorite restaurants?? We are right there and happy to talk all of that.

But, want us to leave you alone to be close to your partner? Done.

And then there's breakfast

Do you fear sitting down to eat at a big common table? Do you hate making small talk in the morning? You know what - us too!

That's why we offer a variety of breakfast seating options. Including private tables for 2. And come down anytime between 8 and 9:30, no "reservations" or ridiculous 5:15 breakfast times. We can even hook you up a bit earlier if you want to get out on the water or need to run. Just let us know.

We would say you can have it your way, but that's already taken so just know that at our Vermont B&B your stay is a private or as social as you want it to be.

See what others are saying about it over there on the right. Then give us a call, or book online (even our online booking is secure and private!).

Doily Free since 2007

You won't find tchotchkies or doilies and frilly wallpaper around here. Clean lines, contemporary flair (while preserving the history of the property of course). Original and fully restored bathrooms and tile, but with bold modern colors and of course modern amenities.

Wi-Fi - free and rock solid

DVD player and Flat Panel TV in every room

Big ole DVD library with movies you'll actually want to watch

Pool table without a place to put quarters

Freebies about - local snacks, craft sodas, coffee and tea, even toothpaste and all of the things that the TSA took away from you at the airport

Oh yeah... And our own in-house pub - named the "Best Secret Place to have a Beer" in 2011.

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What Guests Are Saying

  • I am almost reluctant to write a review for this wonderful B&B since if too many people learn about it we'll probably never get in again! We stayed for 7 nights over Xmas and it couldn't have been more perfect. Rhonda takes breakfasts to a whole new level. Of her 2 course breakfasts served over our 7 day stay she never once repeated a dish. Amazing! It got so we couldn't wait to get down to breakfast in the morning to see what delicious creation she had come up with. And how we are missing her own blend coffee in the mornings. But the whole ambiance of Forty Putney Road could not be bettered. The rooms are comfortable and warm and Rhonda and her helpers are all charming. If we go back to Brattleboro I know where we'll be staying. If you are thinking of going to Bratleboro please ignore this review and stay somewhere else so there will be room for us at Rhonda's.
    - anchovy53/London, United Kingdom