1974- A new tradition in Glatt Kosher Passover Vacations
Fulfilling the Kosher family's growing demand for an all-inclusive, high-quality Passover Hotel experience, Mendy Vim founded Vim's Holidays over 38 years ago. Originally as owner & operator of Vim's Hotel in upstate New York, and in successive highly successful years at various wonderful locations, Mendy combined his considerable hotel management experience with his terrific flair for 'pulling it all together'.Blessed with the personal touch, Mendy has delighted many hundreds of guests and families with a Passover experience combining superior accommodations and amenities, meaningful Passover services, gourmet Glatt Kosher cuisine, elaborate Seders, and meticulous attention to his every guest's needs.
1996 Anchors Away: Vim's at Newport, Rhode Island
Mendy Vim serves up Passover 1996 at the award-winning Viking Hotel atop Newport's Historic Hill, with breathtaking views of Bellevue Avenue and Newport, the sailing capitol of the world. Just minutes from the waterfront, the famous Newport Mansions, and nearby historical colonial sites, Passover in Newport was the superb setting for many wonderful family reunions.
Vim's Holidays recreated some history of our own, and revisited this location for another successful Passover season in 1998.
Virginia is for MATZOH Lovers
Vim's Holidays comes to Virginia, sunny skies, secluded beaches, friendly people and mouth-watering cuisine, a great Passover program at every vacationer's paradise.
This hotel and location were so popular with our guests, we hosted an encore Passover program here for Passover 2000!
Newport or New York
Our two choice locations for Passover 1998: the luxurious Tarrytown Hilton in oh-so-convenient-to-N.Y.C. Westchester, New York; And by overwhelming demand, Passover at the incomparable Viking Hotel in Newport, Rhode Island again.
Passover at the Equinox, Manchester Vermont anyone?
Verdant Vermont: A superb New England location, a challenging golf course ranked one of the "Top 75 courses in the U.S." by Golf Digest, a world class Spa, and wonderful accommodations, what a terrific Passover!
Southern Charm in Savannah
Passover 2000 in the Hyatt Regency, Savannah, Georgia,Savannah, Georgia and its historic riverfront are the backdrop for this full-service waterfront hotel. A riverboat ride, trolley, or a leisurely stroll through the surrounding fabled neighborhood unveil stately Georgia homes, landmark architecture, and the sights thathave made Savannah famous.
Go West, Young Man
Passover 2001 in the Adamsmark Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Vim's Holidays out west: Sky-piercing peaks and mythic fly-fishing waters, Pikes Peak National Forest and Red Rock Canyon, enough skiing, climbing, and outdoor activities for the most avid would-be sportsman, amidst an elegant traditional passover celebration.
Also this year, two choices for Passover 2001 on the east coast: Vim's Holidays at the Hunt Valley Marriot, Maryland and at the Sheraton Hyannis Port, Cape Cod.
2002 Climb every Mountain
Passover at the Mount Washington Hotel, New Hampshire
Some of the most beautiful scenery in the eastern United States is home to the Mount Washington Hotel, atop New Hampshire's famed White Mountains. Visited by Presidents and celebrities alike for generations, this magnificent resort played host to our Passover programs in 2002, 2003, and 2004.
Additionally in 2004: Vim's Holidays reprises our Passover program at the Tarrytown Hilton, for our non-trekking guests.
Passover in Vermont
Passover 2005 in the Stratton Mountain Resort, Stratton Mountain, Vermont
A big mountain resort experience that's close to home: From inspiring terrain to a slope side Village for shopping, spring skiing to après adventure, our guests found everything they loved right outside their door, and a fabulous Passover program too.
2006 Cliffs and Castles
Passover in the Cliff House Resort, Ogunquit, Maine and the Sheraton Parsippany, New Jersey
Perched on a cliff top in pristine unspoiled Maine, a sumptuous Passover with clifftop dining, indoor and outdoor swimming and vanishing edge pools, health club, pounding surf and private cliff walkways, a world class Spa, and every room overlooking the water.
Also this year: Our home is your castle, at the Sheraton Parsippany, New Jersey, a traditionally elegant Passover experience centrally located in New Jersey.
2007 Passover at the Cliff House, Maine and the Stamford Sheraton, Stamford, Connecticut
A revisit to oceanfront Cliff House in Maine for Passover 2007; Spectacular hotel, scenery, and environment- this resort has it all.
Our second Passover program takes place at the Stamford Sheraton, in Stamford, Connecticut, where urban pleasures and Connecticut country meet for a world of recreational activities.
A Celebration of our heritage at the... Heritage
Passover at the Heritage Hotel and Pomperaug Golf Course, Southbury, Connecticut
Tucked away in northwest Connecticut's Lichfield Hills, the Heritage Hotel & Spa, with its championship golf, health club, indoor and outdoor pools, racquetball, tennis, rock gardens, bike riding and Spa is the perfect setting for a week-long Passover celebration of our heritage and traditions.
We continue our Passover program at the Cliff House, offering choice holiday locations convenient to New York, New Jersey, and all of New England. We revisit this popular Passover location again for six consecutive years 2009-2014.
Fun in the Sun
Passover 2011 at The Grand Hotel, Cape May, New Jersey or the Heritage Hotel, Southbury, Connecticut
Victorian Cape May at the southern tip of New Jersey plays host to our sun filled, fun filled, oceanfront family Passover holiday program. A treasure trove of exploration- by trolley, surrey, pirate ship, horse-and-buggy or on foot, Cape May's fabled Victorian homes, historic lighthouses, and miles of sandy beaches were a delight!
Fun in the Sun
Passover 2012 at The Grand Hotel, Cape May, New Jersey or the Heritage Hotel, Southbury, Connecticut
Mendy Vim delivers yet another hugely successful Passover at this choice Connecticut location just an hour's travel time from metropolitan New York and New Jersey with multiple urban and rural leisure activities nearby. Featuring a terrific lineup of notable speakers, a star studded cast of daily and nightly entertainment, traditional and unusual gourmet cuisine, and terrific customer service, Mendy does excellence naturally!
2013-2014 the Heritage
And the winner is...
Our perennial popularity winner,The Heritage Hotel and Spa in Southbury, Connecticut. Back for our fifth smash year at this incomparable location, the Heritage has it all.