The Lodge at Vail is world-renowned for its total state of luxury and impeccable service. Here at this glorious RockResorts property, magic seems to happen. It’s the perfect combination of all the charming elegance of an authentic grand Alpine chalet and the open-hearted hospitality of the west. Not only is the intimate ambiance blissful and relaxing, the location is perfect – nestled right at the base of Vail Mountain. The staff is outstanding, greeting you by name and offering personalized service that anticipates your every need – and goes above and beyond to provide. Representing the merger of both the traditional and the future, the resort is split into two distinct zones: the older area with classic tudor rooms and the recently updated modern rooms with the ultimate in style and luxury. Unwind in rustic elegance at this miraculous mountain hideaway.
Since 1962 the Lodge at Vail has been welcoming guests from all around the world so it’s safe to say they are truly experts at their craft: fulfilling your fantasy of coming home to a warm and cozy suite after an amazing day of adventure. It’s earned its reputation as being a legendary resort with unsurpassed levels of service and genuine experience. As part of the RockResorts line of luxury resort hotels, you know you’re in for a the ultimate vacation.
Q: How is the lodging??
A: The accommodation is superb: some of the best in town for sure. Lodge at Vail offers 165 diverse and luxurious rooms and suites plus 46 luxury condos and chalets. The Guest Rooms and individually decorated in warm shades and perfect lighting and come in Lodge Room (standard excellence), Studio Room (with Murphy bed, fully equipped kitchen and stone wood-burning fireplace to light up as you sink back in the leather couch and gaze out the balcony), and Luxury Room (featuring an even bigger bathroom with marble floors and stunning views of Vail Mountain or the La Cucina courtyard). The Luxury Condominiums is where it really gets good, offering residences in Executive Suite, One-Bedroom, Luxury One-Bedroom (full kitchen, oversized bathroom plus living room with fireplace and wet bar), Two-Bedroom (three bathrooms, full kitchen, some multi-level with vaulted ceilings), Deluxe Three-Bedroom (multi-level and all the best parts of the previously mentioned aspect but bigger) layouts, plus the Riva Ridge Residences (located adjacent to the Lodge). But it’s the special details that really set the rooms apart from other accommodation in Vail: antique armoires, high-backed leather chairs, personal humidifiers, and amazingly comfortable thick terry robes and slippers to do your Vail vacation as relaxed as possible.
Q: What services and amenities does The Lodge at Vail offer?
A: Again it’s the details that really stand out here in the services and amenities department as well, as the staff makes everything effortless. The concierge ensures all your needs are met, including ski valet service and complimentary equipment storage. There’s also valet parking and shuttle service to the further slopes. Of course there’s high-speed wifi throughout (which doesn’t really need to be mentioned anymore since it’s standard everywhere) along with a business kiosk. There’s high-quality babysitting services, facilities for meetings and events, outstanding dining, and a world-class spa. Basically everything you could ask for.
Q: How is the spa?
A: The RockResorts Spa® at The Lodge at Vail is an oasis amid the mountains, a sanctuary of bliss where guests go to experience pure rejuvenation. The Spa is a sprawling 7,500 square-feet of good vibes, offering delightful intimacy and elegance with soothing design and textures that help make the therapies and treatments that much better. Get your relaxation on with your choice from a large menu with offerings such as aromatherapy massage, honey avocado scrub and wrap, sweet surrender bath (or couple’s bath beneath the tranquil fireplace), regenerative pure c facial, butter rum and manicures and pedicures. There’s a luxurious couple’s room, wet treatment room, two facial rooms and seven massage rooms to provide that sweet sense of vibrancy and connection. The spa sessions are personalized to each guest, with pre-treatment aromatherapy foot soaks and the ability to listen to their own music choice on the sound system. Ah, harmony. Soak it up.
Q: How is the dining and cuisine here?
A: The dining and cuisine here is world-famous and a real point of pride, with two excellent restaurants boasting fresh food, innovative chefs, and premium service. CUCINA is awesome and famous for its hearty breakfast buffet, located right by Gondola One so you can fuel up before a big day on the slopes – then head back for the après ski at the outdoor fire pit bar for cocktails and appetizers. ELWAY’S is a big league steakhouse serving up hand-cut prime steaks along with an award-winning menu including fresh fish, Colorado lamb, and creative sides. It’s the perfect place to celebrate a special event, toasting with an wine list of over 350 selections and dining indoors or on the sunny patios. It’s fine dining done right so bon appetit.
Q: Speaking of special events, what does the Lodge at Vail have to offer?
A: It’s the perfect place for group meetings and special events – not only is Vail ideal but the Lodge has everything you need for any occasion. The mountainside ballroom is trademark Lodge – and the largest in Vail at 6,000-square-feet of facility space. Huge picture windows look out on the mountains inspiring awe and connectivity. In addition to the majestic ballroom, there’s also intimate boardrooms, gorgeous terrace, and full staff on hand to make sure it runs smoothly as all heck. Whether it’s a private party, wedding or corporate event, you’re in store for a perfect time.