In the heart of Vail, where the magic happens and the love flows freely, stands a phenomenal resort that represents the epitome of Rocky Mountain luxury and indulgence. The Vail Cascade Lodge is a remarkable hotel that stands above and beyond most competitors for its attention to detail, guest services, and world-class amenities. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. The Cascade is perfect for anyone with a refined taste, whether on a romantic weekend getaway, a family ski trip, or some sort of special event for a large party; you’ll find a wonderful experience here. Tucked within 118 acres known as Cascade Village, located right at the base of Vail Mountain beside Gore Creek, the resort exudes perfect and stylish charm from every angle. So come to the mountain retreat of Vail for the trip of a lifetime and soak up the vibrant culture, fabulous shopping opportunities, and legendary dining. Not to mention the premium skiing and snowboarding. Make the right choice and stay at Vail Cascade for the perfect ski-in/ski-out location with a warm and cozy ambiance that will have you feeling right at home.
Q: How are the rooms?
A: The accommodation at Vail Cascade is wonderful – the very definition of AAA Four-Diamond sophistication – offering beautiful hotel rooms and suites, condos, and vacation home rentals. The seven varieties of rooms and four types of suites are all decorated in warm earthly tones and ornate furniture with breathtaking views of the mountains or the creek from many balconies. The Summit Rooms and Gore Creek Suite are the only options that come with a fireplace. The Gore Creek Suite also comes with a dining area and a huge bathroom with a whirlpool tub and dry sauna. All the accommodation features WiFi, cordless phones, 42″ flatscreen TVs with in-room movies and video games, overstuffed pillows and the comfiest down comforters, eco-friendly bath products, and plush robes to rock. The six complexes of multimillion-dollar private condos are residential style and perfect for family vacations, group retreats, and meetings. Along with full access to all the aforementioned amenities, condo guests enjoy much more space with full kitchens, wood burning or gas fireplaces, outdoor heated pool and hot tub, and blissful luxury.
Q: What services and amenities does Vail Cascade offer?
A: The premium services include 24-hour front desk, ski concierge to take care of your equipment, on-site ski and snowboard shop to rent and purchase anything you need, shuttles to Lionshead and Vail Village (as well as to all the condos and private homes). The unparalleled services here include an on-site chairlift to get you directly up the mountain, various retail shops, a heated infinity edge pool and three hot tubs overlooking Gore Creek, access to forest trails, and multiple indoor/outdoor tennis courts.
Q: How is the dining here at the Cascade?
A: With several superb options you’ve come to the right place if you’re into good food. Atwater at Gore Creek is the signature creekside restaurant, an authentic Colorado grill serving up creative cuisine, handcrafted brews, and an exceptional dining experience. For any meal of the day, Atwater presents sumptuous dishes and excellent service; perfect for summertime outdoor dining on the scenic patio with fire pit, a romantic date night, or just a fun time in a great atmosphere. Try the braised pork shank, it’s fall-off-the-bone tender. The Cascade Village Café is just the thing for a light breakfast and a hot coffee to start your day. And for a legendary apres session following a big day on the slopes, hit up the Fireside Bar for a glass of wine or signature cocktail in front of the cozy stone fireplace.
Q: I’m looking to host a meeting, what does Vail Cascade have to offer?
A: Well you’ve come to the right place, as the hotel features over 45,000 square feet of meeting space and event facilities. Its state-of-the-art Conference Center is purpose built and customized, with several big and versatile spaces both indoor and out. The 19 meeting rooms, boardrooms and ballrooms can accommodate anywhere from 8 to 800 attendees with options for exhibits and tradeshows. The on-site Conference Services Manager will take care of all your needs to ensure your special event runs without a hitch.
Q: How is the spa?
A: The Aria Athletic Club & Spa is an exercise in bliss and beauty. At 78,000 square feet, it’s the largest spa and fitness center in the Vail Valley; a rejuvenating retreat for mind, body and spirit. Come pamper yourself in the 14 treatment rooms, couple’s spa suite, and 5 manicure/pedicure stations. It’s won multiple awards, including Best Massage in Vail (Vail Daily), Best 25 Spas in Colorado (Denver Magazine), and Top 100 Spas in United States (Condé Nast). There’s also an outdoor heated pool and hot tub, private indoor hot tubs, and an aromatherapy steam room. Come relax in Aria’s Sanctuary and lay back in the hand-carved chaise lounges by the fireplace before and after your spa session.
Q: Can my dog come?
A: You betcha! Just sign the dog waiver that your pup will be a very good boy/girl and you’re good for any of the guest rooms or suites (although pets aren’t allowed in condos and private residences).