Things to do
Located in "unhurried, unspoiled and unforgettable" town of Brandon, Cozy Cottages & Otter Valley Winery is a perfect location for a family reunion, family vacation, team outing, weekend gateway or just simply an overnight stay.
Enjoy great shopping and dining that Brandon has to offer. Whether you are looking for a world class restaurant or a simple diner - we got it all! Most restaurants are located just a mile away from us, in the center of Brandon: Cafe Provence, Patricia's AKA Sully's, Brandon House of Pizza, Sherri's Diner, Li's Chinese Restaurant, VT Soup & Sandwich. If you'd like to pair your favorite Otter Valley Winery wines with some delicious gourmet cheeses, make sure to check out Vermont Cheese Trail. And right around the corner from us, Wood's Market - fruit, vegetable, flower farm & seasonal market, definitely worth stopping by with fresh produce, delicious specialty foods and baked goods, as well as handmade art and crafts. Would you like to try some real Vermont maple syrup? Mom & Pop's is the place to visit, they are the best! Are you thinking about getting married soon? Check out Swallow's Nest - 1200 acres of endless green grass and gorgeous mountain views.
Located half way between Middlebury and Rutland we are just minutes away from Lakes — Dunmore, Bomoseen, and Champlain. Enjoy swimming, boating, kayaking and sandy - beached Branbury State Park. Moosalamoo National Recreation Area, Fort Ticonderoga, Shelburne Museum, Middlebury College, Pico & Killington, Vermont Teddy Bear Factory and Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Factory are just a few from the close by attractions. Cozy Cottages & Otter Valley Winery is just minutes away from many covered bridges , Neshobe Golf Course, Brandon Farmers Market, Basin Bluegrass Festival, Stephen Douglas Museum, New England Maple Museum, Wilson Castle, Marble Museum and the scenic drives of Route 30 & Route 100.