• Lake Salem Inn
  • Front of Inn
  • Swing
  • Front Porch
  • Dinner is Served
  • Dinner
  • Dinner
  • Dinner
  • Dinner
  • Dinner
  • Library-Room
  • Boat Ride
  • Lake
  • Sunset
  • Flowers
  • Leaves
  • Moose

Gift Certificates are available –  No expiration date
Voted twice by Yankee Magazine as the “Best Place to Stay” and the“Top Destination Bed & Breakfast Inn in the Northeast Kingdom” 
We are the only Bed and Breakfast Inn directly on the lake and are the oldest running B&B Inn in the area with 16 years of success

Two night minimum on weekends from June 1 to October 20

Dinner is available on Friday, Saturday & Sunday by reservation



Our one of a kind pristine Vermont inn sits on seven secluded acres of peaceful tranquility with a scenic view of Lake Salem. Breathe “Inn” the clean, fresh air of Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom.

 We are located in the lovely, quaint town of Derby, Vermont – the “Crown Jewel” of Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom away from the crowds and traffic in the center of town.  Situated on beautiful Lake Salem with free use of a kayak, canoe or paddle boat. 


Fishing on Lake Salem Inn caught by my daughter, Jen !!!!



10% Discount to Veteran’s for lodging (Please bring your card) 

Your innkeepers,  Mo and Joe  provide you with ambiance, comfort, and heartfelt hospitality. Mo is the chef at the inn and  dinner is available by advance notice since all meals are fresh and prepared to order.

Mo is also a Certified Lay Minister in Evangelism, has a nursing home ministry, a Certified Senior Fitness Instructor and Tai Chi  Instructor, and a Nationally Certified Water Fitness Instructor. She also teaches classes in liquid art.

Even though Joe is retired, he stays very busy maintaining the beautiful grounds of the inn and clearing the snow from our property so our guests have a safe place to drive.  He has over 60 years experience owning a successful residential/commercial landscape business which he sold when we relocated from the suburbs of Philadelphia.  In addition he owned a 4-star Italian Restaurant in the Philadelphia area along with  a bakery. He has been a Volunteer Fireman for over 60 years and serves as Chairman on both the Planning Commission and the Zoning Boards.

A full breakfast may include one of the following, Croissant topped with Joe’s fluffy herbed eggs, Fresh  Omelets, Puffed Eggs served with Mo’s homemade semolina bread and fresh fruit;  Potato Bread French Toast topped with simmered apples, walnuts, raisins and brown sugar;  Buttermilk Pancakes served with grilled grapefruit,  New England Spiced Pumpkin Bread.  Changes daily. All entree’s are served with fresh juice, freshly ground coffee and a variety of teas.  (We do not serve breakfast meats)

 ”Kindly let us know in advance if you have any special dietary needs”


Dinner at the Inn

mom, the chef!
 Dinner Menu for the Lake Salem Inn


… what a wonderful relaxing place to stay. The food is fantastic, and beautifully prepared” – Roger & Emy

“… we were delighted to find this exquisite treasure, perfect in every detail! The dinner was so fine and the conversation and ambiance really superb. We’ll be back” – Barb & Zo, MA”

… What a wonderful, relaxing and hospitable stay we had with you folks! The conversation and food were super as was the lovely, comfortable room. Thanks for making our time in Vermont so memorable,” – Roger & Marlis, Holdridge, Nebraska

 Lake Salem Inn
1273 Vermont Rt. 105
P.O. Box 308
Derby, VT 05829
“…When It’s Time To Escape The Ordinary”
The Lake Salem Inn
is recommended by

Vermont Living Magazine 

Established 2002  © The Lake Salem Inn