Week 1

With one week of the winter in the books, here at the hostel we are gearing up for what looks to be another great winter! Week 1 was highlighted by an awesome last second Packers victory, our first winter guests of the season, and an amazing show Saturday night from Dave Kloepfer of Crazyhearse.  Can’t [...] Read More »


Since closing the restaurant, Giles and I have been a bit bummed that we don’t have any delicious food available to serve our guests for dinner. You are, after all, our first priority! So we’ve decided to bring back a “guest meal” that will be offered on both Friday and Saturday nights this winter season. It [...] Read More »


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Hooray for Winter!

And it is finally here! Winter is back in the Mad River Valley. Once again, it is time to dust off the skis and snowboards and get back to the mountains. Much like every year, the predictions are varied and abundant but most of our local weather folks are optimistic about the prospects of the [...] Read More »

Dinner Dinner Dinner!

Come check it out! bruschetta {$} changes weekly! summer salad {$} kbmg greens, seasonal vegetables, herbed buttermilk dressing croquette {2.5} cheesy herbed potato goodness, panko fried hot mess {9} house baked beans + kielbasa, vt cheddar curds + fries ramen bowl {11} house noodles, seasonal vegetables, veg/soy/miso broth gremolata fries {7} pecorino romano, garlic + [...] Read More »

Dishing it up in the Valley

Chef Colby Miller and his trusty sidekick Ed Gonzalez run the Hostel Tevere dining room show Tuesday through Saturday evenings. Their delicious housemade pasta specials (fettuccine with slow cooked white sugo Bolognese, asiago, and nutmeg? Yes please!), along with the best burger in the Valley (hands down, if we do say so ourselves), a messy [...] Read More »

Off-Slope Action!

Everyone repeat after me: It will snow. It WILL snow. IT WILL SNOW! Ahem. Now, in case our snow chants are unsuccessful in the short term, and given the relative lack of frozen precipitation in the past month (CURSE YOU, JANUARY THAW!), we thought it would be helpful to put together a list of off-slope [...] Read More »

Bring it on, Electra!

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas here in Warren, Vermont! We’re blanketed in twinkly white snow, and winter 2013/2014 is already shaping up to be one for the record books! We have been blessed with fairly regular snowfall since late October and our lucky staff have been spending all of their free time [...] Read More »

Caro Valley,

We love you. Thanks for welcoming our new puppy in good Valley fashion. Hope to see you all soon after our piccolo pausa oggi e domani. A presto, Sarah, Giles, Cesare, Cleopatra!   Read More »

Worst Bloggers Ever

Our infinite apologies. We are indeed, the worst bloggers, EVER. We just took a much needed break after an absolutely fantastic winter season. We are so grateful to all our returning guests, restaurant and bar patrons who have helped us grow over the last four years! So now we are back, and have a few [...] Read More »