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Vail Colorado

Vail Colorado is the largest single mountain ski resort in North America.

It has some of the most beautiful mountain terrain for your Colorado weekend getaways or vacations.

This swanky resort is a playground for the rich and famous with lots of fancy resorts, fine dining and expensive boutiques.

The main centers are Vail Village and Lionshead Village. They are pedistrian only areas.
Vail Colorado Winter
Vail in Winter by DougLetterman

On a summer Vail vacation, hike the Holy Cross Wilderness Area or take in an outdoor concert/play at the Gerald Ford Amphitheater. Check out the meditation and rock gardens at Betty Ford Alpine Gardens.

The Vista Chairlift is open year round.

Check out the Colorado Ski Museum for the history of skiing.

Getting there:
If you fly into Denver, it is 98 miles to Vail....about 1 hour and 45 minutes drive time.

Vail Vacation Rentals

Click on photo or listing name for more detailed information on these Vail rentals.

2br - Stay in Vail--Affordable, Nice and On Bus Route
Stay in Vail CO - Affordable, Nice and On Bus Route

We offer great Vail accomodations in a convenient location and a very affordable price for Vail- - just 3.5 miles or 8 minutes on the free shuttle to the main Vail Village. The 2 bedroom condo is in East Vail and has great Mountain views facing west. Pillow top mattresses, jacuzzi bathtub, granite countertops, stainless appliances, free wireless internet, digital cable.

This is furnished in cozy mountain with Aspen log furniture throughout, master downstairs bedroom has a queen bed, upstairs loft.

4br - 4br w 4 baths Beaver Creek  Vail Skiing
4br - 4 baths Beaver Creek Vail Skiing

Magnificent, 2 story Platinum Penthouse condo with a huge Moss Rock wood burning fplc, beamed & vaulted 14 foot ceilings, gorgeous views of Beaver Creek. Furnished in natural Rocky Mountain style with rock fireplace in Living Room and a sofa sleeper, each bedroom features its own bath and rear 4th master has a Fplc and Jacuzzi tub!! Upstairs Br area has two queen beds and additional sofa.

Vail Rentals

Best Hotels in Vail CO

  • Sonnenalp Resort - top hotel, 2 restaurants, bar, spa, workout room, indoor/outdoor pool, great service, expensive
  • Sonnenalp Resort Vail Colorado
    Sonnenalp Resort
  • Vail Plaza Hotel and Club - nice rooms, some suites, great location, spa, pool, good summer rates
  • The Arrabelle Hotel - luxurious, large rooms, fireplaces, spa, butler service

Vail Lodging - Condominiums

The Willows Condominium are in a good location and include breakfast in winter.

Vail Bed and Breakfast

Alpine Creek Bed and Breakast has 2 comfortable rooms, friendly hosts, and a great breakfast.

Vail Restaurants

For a Vail romantic getaway, try Lord Gore Restaurant with fantastic views, fresh, new cuisine and elegant yet casual atmosphere. Bagali's Italian Kitchen is another romantic option where you get great food and a cozy atmosphere. For a romantic summer treat, The Wildflower has a beautiful terrace for alfresco dining.

Sapphire Restaurant and Oyster Bar is an upscale restaurant with an interesting menu and great food.

For lunch, try Bart & Yeti's for a unique atmosphere and good sandwiches, beef stew and chili. Moe's Original BBQ has great box lunches or pulled pork or smoked chicken.

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