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.
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.
If you fly into Denver, it is 98 miles to Vail....about 1 hour and 45 minutes drive time.
Vail Vacation RentalsClick on photo or listing name for more detailed information on these Vail rentals.
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.
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.
Best Hotels in Vail CO
- Sonnenalp Resort - top hotel, 2 restaurants, bar, spa, workout room, indoor/outdoor pool, great service, expensive
- 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 - CondominiumsThe Willows Condominium are in a good location and include breakfast in winter.
Vail Bed and BreakfastAlpine Creek Bed and Breakast has 2 comfortable rooms, friendly hosts, and a great breakfast.
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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