Designed to resemble a European alpine village, Vail offers all of the breathtaking beauty and charm you might imagine. Vail sits in the heart of Gore Valley in Colorado, surrounded by bountiful forests. It's a great place to visit for those who love snow sports as well as other outdoor adventures. Start planning your Vail vacation today.

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One Minute Walk to Gondola & Born Free Lift - Diamond Rated, Heart of Lionshead
6 guests · 1 bedroom · 2 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Soak up the beauty of Vail in our Apartment, One Minute Walk to Gondola & Born Free Lift - Diamond Rated, Heart of Lionshead. With a range of amenities such as Dishwasher, Fireplace and Internet / Wifi, you'll feel right at home.

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Private kitchen | Fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop
5.0
Outstanding(248 Reviews)
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Steps to gondola! Diamond rated! Lionshead Village! Pool & Hot Tub! Landmark 116
4 guests · 1 bedroom · 2 baths
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet / Wifi

Experience vacation in Vail with our Apartment, Steps to gondola! Diamond rated! Lionshead Village! Pool & Hot Tub! Landmark 116. Enjoy amenities such as Dishwasher, Fireplace and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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3.9
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3star
Evergreen Lodge at Vail
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Hotel in Vail, for $499 per night is great for your next (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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3.9
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Vail Residences at Cascade Village, a Destination by Hyatt Residence
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Experience vacation in Vail with our Resort, Vail Residences at Cascade Village, a Destination by Hyatt Residence. Enjoy amenities such as Dishwasher, Fireplace and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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5.0
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Walk to Vail Village Restaurants, Shops & Lifts - Epic Views, Top Rated Condo!
5 guests · 1 bedroom · 2 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking for a Apartment in Vail, this Apartment for $226 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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4.9
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LION SQUARE LODGE at Gondola Ski In/Out 1st Floor Vail Mt View
7 guests · 1 bedroom · 2 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Garden · Pool
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Nestled in Vail, this Apartment is perfect for your next vacation. Enjoy LION SQUARE LODGE at Gondola Ski In/Out 1st Floor Vail Mt View's top-rated amenities, including Dishwasher, Fireplace and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop
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At FREE Bus Stop! No Car Needed! Remodeled-Overlooks Gore Creek!
2 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet / Wifi

The best choice in Vail for Apartment, for $140 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
4.8
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Come experience the \"peaceful\" time of year. Located right in Vail Village.
2 guests · 1 bath
Ski in / Ski out · Garden · Pets allowed

Apartment in Vail, for $225 per night is great for your next (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Vail travel guide

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Frequently asked questions

What do I need to know before visiting Vail, CO?

Before visiting Vail, CO, it is important to know the following:

  • The town of Vail is located in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.
  • Vail is a popular ski resort destination, with plenty of ski runs, parks, and terrain for all levels of skiers.
  • The town also offers a variety of other activities such as snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ice skating, and more.

It is also important to be aware of the weather conditions in Vail before visiting. Vail is known for its cold winters and warm summers, but temperatures can vary greatly depending on the time of year. Additionally, Vail is known for its high altitude, so visitors should be aware of the potential for altitude sickness.

What are the top things to do in Vail, CO?

Vail, Colorado is a great vacation destination for outdoor adventurers. Here are some of the top things to do in Vail:

  • Ski or snowboard at Vail Mountain
  • Go on a snowmobile tour
  • Take a scenic gondola ride
  • Go ice-skating at Dobson Ice Arena

You can also enjoy the town's many restaurants, shops, and galleries. With so much to do, Vail is a great place for a winter getaway.

Where should you stay when visiting Vail, Colorado?

Explore these residential neighborhoods to get a local's perspective of Vail.
  • East Vail: Just moments from Vail Village, East Vail is located at the base of Vail Pass. Traffic doesn't run through this self-contained neighborhood, and it also has delightful hiking access.
  • - Vail Village: Outdoor recreation is the foundation of this neighborhood located in the heart of the city. You'll find shopping, dining, and lodging, not to mention Gondola One whisking you up the mountain.
  • - Vail Golf Course: Centered around the golf course, this neighborhood is popular with golfers. There are also natural attractions to enjoy including cross-country skiing and trails for hiking and snowshoeing.

What are the best neighborhoods to visit in Vail, CO?

  • Vail Village: A popular tourist destination with many ski slopes, restaurants, bars and shops.
  • Lionshead: Another popular ski spot close to the lifts and gondola station.
  • Golden Peak: A great option for skiing, sledding, snowshoeing, and more.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Vail, CO?

Vail, CO is a popular destination for vacationers looking to take advantage of the majestic Rocky Mountains. The area offers a variety of vacation rental amenities to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. Here are some of the most popular amenities offered in Vail:

  • Outdoor recreation activities – hiking, biking, fishing, skiing, snowshoeing, etc.
  • Full kitchen – complete with cookware, dishwasher, stovetop, and refrigerator
  • Spa services – hot tubs, massages, body wraps, facial treatments, etc.
  • Cable TV and internet access
  • On-site laundry facilities

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Vail, CO?

Vail, CO offers a variety of attractions for tourists to visit. Here are some of the must-see attractions:

  • Vail Ski Resort
  • Adventure Ridge
  • Gore Creek
  • Vail Village

Vail Ski Resort is the largest ski resort in the United States, offering a variety of slopes and terrain for all levels of skiers and snowboarders. Adventure Ridge is a great place for family fun, with activities such as tubing, snow biking, and snowshoeing. Gore Creek is a great spot for a scenic hike or a leisurely stroll. Lastly, Vail Village is a great place to shop, dine, and explore the local culture.

How can I get around in Vail, CO?

You can get around in Vail, CO by:

  • Taking the free shuttle service
  • Renting a bike or scooter
  • Renting a car or taking a taxi

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Vail, CO?

Vail, CO is home to a variety of affordable accommodation options. Here are a few popular options that are sure to fit your budget:

  • The Antlers at Vail – Offers budget-friendly, mountain-style accommodations with modern amenities.
  • The Lodge at Vail – Features spacious suites with private balconies and easy access to the slopes.
  • The Sonnenalp – Offers luxurious suites with stunning views of the mountains and ski-in/ski-out access.
  • The Ritz-Carlton – Offers elegant rooms and suites with fireplaces and full kitchens.

What is the culture like in Vail, CO?

Vail, CO is a stunning mountain town surrounded by the breathtaking Rocky Mountains. It is a popular tourist destination and offers an array of activities both in the summer and winter. It is also home to a thriving and unique culture.

  • Outdoor Activities: Vail is a great destination for outdoor enthusiasts and adventurers. Popular activities include skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, hiking, and more.
  • Arts and Culture: There are a variety of galleries, museums, and performing arts venues in Vail. It is also home to the Vail International Dance Festival.
  • Nightlife: Vail offers a range of nightlife options including bars, clubs, lounges, and live music venues.
  • Festivals: Vail hosts a number of festivals throughout the year, including the popular Taste of Vail event in April.
  • Cuisine: Vail offers a range of cuisine options to suit all tastes. From traditional American to global cuisine, there is something for everyone.

Is Vail, CO safe to travel to?

Vail, CO is generally safe to travel to. Here are a few tips to make sure your trip is safe and enjoyable:

  • Stay in well-lit and populated areas.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Keep your valuables and documents secure.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Vail, CO?

Popular shopping destinations in Vail, CO include:

  • The Shops at Vail
  • Vail Village
  • Lionshead Village
  • Solaris

The Shops at Vail offers a variety of stores with luxury brands, while Vail Village and Lionshead Village offer a variety of boutiques and souvenir stores. Solaris is a great spot for a variety of restaurants and stores.

Where is Vail, CO?

Vail, CO is a small town in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. It is located about 100 miles west of Denver and is known for its ski resorts and year-round outdoor activities. Vail is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders, as well as hikers, mountain bikers, and other outdoor enthusiasts.

What is the price range for rentals in Vail?

Vacation rentals in Vail have a price range between $39-$20,685. The average price for rentals in Vail is $495 per night.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Vail?

  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Internet / Wifi
  • TV

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