Passover Holidays to Cherish and Remember
42 years of Glatt Kosher Passover Programs
Join us for Passover 2016 at our ever popular phenomenal resort location, our guests' perennial favorite, the Heritage Hotel & Spa in Southbury, Connecticut or our NEW outstanding venue, the Claridge Hotel, Park Place and the Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
Nestled alongside Heritage Village in a country setting with extensive manicured grounds, PGA rated Golf Course, golf pro shop, racquetball, tennis, fitness center, a world of amenities and an on-site Spa, the full-featured Heritage Resort showcases classic New England at its best. The Claridge Hotel, once known by its nickname “Skyscraper by the Sea”, radiates a breathtaking Manhattanesque design situated in the prime center of the Atlantic City’s oceanfront boardwalk.
For those that are familiar with Mendy Vim's Holidays, you know that our outstanding Passover programs have delighted hundreds of families.
Our 40-year-tradition of caring and experience ensures our guests of everything you have ever wanted in a Kosher Passover Vacation: A Pesach Holiday combining the pleasures of ultimate physical comfort with rich spiritual experience, an incredible feast of Glatt Kosher culinary delicacies, two exhilarating Seders, a marvelous Passover program with legendary service, your choice of rural Connecticut luxury retreat or oceanfront elegance, and consummate hospitality in the renowned Mendy Vim tradition.
The Heritage Resort & Spa
Conveniently located in the heart of Connecticut's rural Lichfield Hills area, alongside Heritage Village near Southbury, CT in a country setting with extensive manicured grounds, a USGA-rated par 35 Pomperaug golf course and putting green, golf pro shop, exceptional accommodations and amenities, excellent service, and an on-site Spa, the full-featured Heritage Resort showcases classic New England at its best. Just one hour and fifteen minutes from the Whitestone bridge and two hours from Boston, it is a wonderful choice for a Passover getaway close to NYC.
The Heritage boasts an extensive facility with landscaped lawns, newly renovated and expanded upper and lower level lobbies, multiple ballrooms and meeting areas, spacious and contemporary accommodations with designer toiletries, outdoor tennis courts, indoor salt water and outdoor fresh water pools, basketball courts, indoor racquetball courts, hiking trails, sauna and hot tub, the new Riverwalk state-of-the-art full featured fitness club, daily exercise and yoga classes, mountain bike rentals, and on-site Tres Jolie Spa with rejuventing skin and body treatments.
Historic mansions, nearby museums, state parks, an indoor waterpark in neighboring Waterbury, snow or all-weather-terrain tubing, nearby shopping malls and exclusive shops in Greenwich, fabulous outlet shopping, and some of the best antiquing in New England provide a backdrop for a wide variety of additional local activities.
Join us on our fabulous Chol Hamoed trips to Newport, RI , West Point, and Hyde Park. Or if you're in the mood, at only about an hour's travel from NYC, you can hop on the train and spend a day shopping in the big city or enjoying its cultural events.
The Heritage Resort: A perennial favorite with our guests, and the site of seven terrific sold-out programs, Passover 2016 will be our eighth year at this have-it-all location.
The Claridge Hotel
Our exciting new venue for Passover 2016, the elegant Claridge Hotel, a non-casino hotel right on the boardwalk in Atlantic City. More details coming soon..
IN the meantime, visit the hotel's website to find out more about this magnificent hotel.
Our Passover Program
42 years of Passover Programs in one exquisite atmosphere after another- with singers and musicians, daily Shiurim, thought-provoking lectures, intriguing programs, and a multitude of stimulating activities.
With a stirring Chazzan (cantor) for your davening pleasure, impeccably served Glatt Kosher meals in a celebration of Gourmet Glatt Kosher cuisine, two elaborate traditional Seders with your choice of group or private Seders, a continually stocked lavish tea room, a new lineup of outstanding popular guest speakers, exciting guided trips, and a star studded cast of nightly entertainment, who could ask for anything more? more about our program and dining
Every Golfer's Delight
Why travel for golf ? at the Heritage, we offer a great on-site golfing experience.
A popular destination for seasoned players and novices alike, The Heritage hotel boasts it's own on-site Pomperaug Golf Course, with a putting green, pro shop, and challenging nine-hole USGA-rated par 35 golf course that takes advantage of its natural terrain, and tree-lined fairways with seven of the nine holes featuring water.
So whether golf is your main thing or just an occasional thing, tee up, get out into the sunshine, and get ready to play! It's a great way to spend the day, or even just a few hours.
Ready for Down Time
Leave all of your stress at home. You're here to get away from all of that business and relax.
We have everything you need to keep your mind off of anything other than you-time. (or family time!) Enjoy the health center, relax by the indoor salt water and outdoor fresh water pools, or let it all melt away in our spa. Whether it's meeting in the lobby with friends or family, or taking in a lecture or shiur, strolling down a country lane, or indulging in a mineral bath, or just relaxing in your chair and admiring the view- we will take great care of you.
You can let the world slip away. This is you-time.
Never Stop Exploring
For the adventurous, the adventurous-at-heart, or the armchair explorer, we have the right chol hamoed trips for you! Each Passover year our team finds terrific new activities and unusual experiences for our guests' enjoyment.
Through mansions galore at Hyde Park and Newport, and a heart-felt visit to the 9-11 Memorial, tasting tours and biking tours, horseback rides and and steam train and riverboat ride, a Children's hands-on museum, West Point, and original 1600's shul, we have choice (and diverse!) trips sure to delight our every guest.
You are my Sunshine
Let's face it, when your kids are happy, then you're happy too!
So put on your happy face, at Mendy Vim's holidays we set the bar in outstanding Passover Children's programs, with tons of activities for kids of all ages.
Your children will be occupied from morning to night, whether it's sports, extreme sports, daily on-site entertainment, crafts, hay rides, puppet shows, a traveling petting zoo, laser tag, children's drama production, face painting, balloon twisting, magicians, carnival, gametime, hunts, clowns & entertainers, and exciting trips or more, our Passover KIDS Club has the most amazing activities on earth. more about kids
Give yourself the gift of an incredible culinary experience, and there's no better place than Mendy Vim's Holidays. Our talented Chefs, Michael and Richard, delight in creating a mouth-watering blend of exotic and traditional dishes, made with the freshest local and regional ingredients.
From delicious entrees to sinful desserts, traditional Passover dishes to timeless favorites, there's nothing quite like a celebration with excellent food, beautifully prepared, and elegantly served. Our specialties of the house include duck a'la orange, prime rib of beef, rack of veal, and rib steak, not to mention amazing side dishes and some pretty fantastic dessert creations.
So come celebrate your Passover table at Mendy Vim's Holidays, it's everything you could want.
The Mendy Vim Experience
Our 42 year tradition of outstanding service
Mendy’s many guests, friends, and acquaintances are familiar with his winning personality and 42-year-tradition of caring and experience, and all of his Passover programs offer outstanding service with the ‘Mendy’ personal touch.
We believe in the details - It's the little things that make the difference. From the initial meet and greet at our lavish arrival buffet, to Yom Yov end's Continental breakfast and through all the magical bits in between, we impart our caring, experience, and commitment to your holiday enjoyment. We take pride in our 42 year tradition of consummate hospitality, and accommodate your family's needs whether big and small. Our capable and friendly staff provide attentive service in a warm and inviting atmosphere, while happily catering to each treasured guest.
Come 'getaway' for Passover 2016 with Mendy Vim's Holidays. If you are looking for a wonderful Passover experience not too far from home , for a cherished holiday filled with family fun and lasting memories, CELEBRATE, REJOICE, get together with your family and RECONNECT.
And that's what celebrating Passover is really all about.