Vail is not only envied for its epic powder and sensational ski runs, but it’s also well-liked for its luxurious hotels. Toast to the good life and book your stay at one of these luxury 4 and 5-star hotels in Vail for an unforgettable Colorado mountain vacation.
Nestled in the Vail Valley of Eagle County, Vail is a terrific place to visit year-round. It’s only a two-hour drive west from Denver, so it does get its fair share of day trippers. However, the front range locals and other visitors are usually gone by nightfall, leaving you a charming Austrian-like village to explore away from the heavy crowds.
The Best 4 and 5-Star Hotels in Vail
Split by Interstate-70, Vail has two main ski villages: Vail Village and Lionshead Village, both are on the western ski-slope side of the highway. Each winter the largest ski resort in Colorado attracts skiers and snowboarders from around the globe.
After your day on the slopes, retreat to your luxury hotels, like the Four Seasons Resort, which is ski-in/ski-out. In the “off-season” Vail Resort turns into a summer adventure park, showcasing the Forest Flyer Mountain Coaster.
For those looking to stay in town on a tighter budget, we’ve listed the best hotels in Vail, which include some of the same luxury hotels, as well as more affordable hotels. If you’re really looking to save money head outside of Vail, you can drive 30 minutes west to find some cheaper hotels in Eagle.
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Here are our choices for the top luxury hotels in Vail, CO, in no particular order:
Four Seasons Resort and Residences Vail – 5-Star
The best place to recharge after a long day on the slopes, the Four Seasons Resort and Residences in Vail, is a beautiful representation of a grand alpine lodge nestled amongst majestic peaks. As the gateway to Vail Village, the elegant hotel offers mountain views, on-site fine dining, a full-service spa, a heated outdoor pool, plus slopeside access with the Four Seasons ski concierge at the base of Gondola One.
- Year-round pool
- Game room and T.V. lounge
- Business center
- Ski rental shop
- On-site spa facilities and treatments
- Fitness center
- Free Wi-Fi
Choose from 121 guestrooms, 19 residence club units, and 16 private residences. Guestrooms are outfitted to complement the mountain landscape outside with wood furnishings, a warming fireplace, and a balcony or terrace providing views of either the mountains, village, or gardens.
The suites are perfect for extended stays with spacious living areas, a stone fireplace, and mountain views. Private residences offer all the luxuries of home, with residences as large as 4,453 square feet, perfect for large families or groups.
- 1 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657 | 970-477-8600
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