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Recent Vail reviews

  • Great Cabin

    "Only a 5 minute drive to Lionshead Village at the west base of Vail, this cabin has everything you would want in a for a Rocky Mountain getaway. The deck and hot tub are perfect for relaxing next to the creek. The house is big enough for 2 families if needed. 2 Grocery stores and multiple restaurants are just up the road, maybe a 3 minute drive. Overall a good value for Vail."
    Guest: Jacob V. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 25, 2015
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  • Cozy Retreat

    "Enjoyed this cute cabin style condo with my girls for an 18th birthday ski holiday. The bus was a nice convenience into Vail Village. Some little inconveniences such as trouble setting a good temp in house either too hot or too cold. Needed more blankets and shower took a very long time to heat up. Bring your own pillows. Owners pillows where very overstuffed. Overall a good value"
    Guest: Heidi B. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: February 24, 2015
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  • Great place, incredible value, superb location AND dog-friendly!

    "We stayed during spring break with our 3 kids and our dog. We were all comfortable, and there was plenty of room for us all, given that one of the kids is small and fits on the "child bed" in the upstairs common area. Billy pays incredible attention to the condo, making sure that everything is in good repair, comfortable, and attractive, and he's very friendly and approachable. The condo is well appointed, and the kitchen has everything that one might want to cook with. The location can't be beat: right around the corner from the shuttle line, and a quick bus ride to Cascade lift, or into Lionshead, or the village. Our only suggestion might be to replace the child-sized bed with a sofa bed of adult length. That would keep us coming back for years to come, as our children grow! Thanks for a great stay! We can't wait to return!"
    Guest: Mark & Katherine H. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 1, 2015
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  • Great first family ski trip!!

    "Loved the house. It really is in a great location. One block to the bus stop , 20 minutes to the slopes. The wood burning stove us a perfect start to the morning. Hard to beat a warm fire and hot coffee. Only two hangups were, 1 the hot tub wasn't work when we first got there, but a phone call to the owner and he had it fixed within a couple hours. The only other thing I would say is be careful on the indoor stairs. They are a little bit slick. Especially the bottom couple steps. Most people from our group slipped there. Meals were super easy. Very well prepared kitchen. Beds were super comfy. Plenty of room for 8 adults and 3 kids. Overall, we had a fantastic time and will most likely be returning to see the Yarusso Chalet again!! Highly recommended place for anyone headed to vail!"
    Guest: Skylar M. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 1, 2015
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Vail Travel Tips

The municipality of Vail, Colorado, was originally built as a base village for the Vail Ski Resort but has since grown to become a popular mountain getaway. While the town experiences warm summers, the winters are cold due to its Rocky Mountain location and receives an average of 200 inches of snow per season - making it a ski haven.

Vail Attractions

Blue Sky Basin is an expansion of Vail Ski Resort and features chairlifts taking skiers and snowboarders up Vail Mountain. This natural ski experience boasts a 1,900-foot vertical drop with wide, clear-cut runs. The mountain has more than 5,200 acres of downhill and cross-country trails and is considered one of the best in the world.

Vail isn't just for winter vacations, you can also stay when the weather's warm and check out Gore Creek Fly Fishing. Guided fly fishing trips are available and a trip will take you down numerous rivers including Eagle River, Gore Creek, the Colorado River, the Roaring Fork River and the Yampa River. Fly fishing in Vail is some of the best you can find in the area and is an ideal activity for families and friends visiting the area.

Adventure Ridge is open during summer and winter and offers several activities fit for the whole family. There are also hiking and mountain biking opportunities as well as scenic views. Take a scenic gondola ride up the mountain and gaze at the views along the way. You can go tubing in the winter and zip line in the summer. The ZipLine features four lines that are 1,200 feet long and send you flying through the air at 10,000 feet. There's also a kid's zipline for young thrill seekers looking for adventure during their stay in Vail. Kids also have access to a climbing wall, rebounding trampoline and a ropes course made just for them. Other winter activities at Adventure Ridge include showshoeing, snowmobiling and ski biking.

The Betty Ford Alpine Gardens are the world's highest botanical garden with an altitude of 8,200 feet. The gardens are open year round, but you'll want to visit during the warmer months of the year for peak flower season. When you visit the gardens you can see innovative exhibits, programs, interpretations and media. You will get to see the Children's Garden, Schoolhouse Garden, Mountain Perennial Garden, Mountain Meditation Garden and the Alpine Rock Garden.

Explore your surroundings with a walk on the Vail Recreation Path. This 15-mile paved trail takes you throughout town and is located parallel to the golf course. There are 35,000 acres that surround the path.

Things to Do in Vail

Vail Events: The community puts on a number of events throughout the year. Bravo! Vail is held in June and August and features musical acts such as the New York Philharmonic Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra and the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. The Vail Film Festival brings in thought-provoking independent filmmakers and offers screenings, panels, workshops, networking events and educational projects. In the summer Vail plays host to the Vail International Dance Festival. Major ballet and contemporary dance companies including the New York City Ballet, the Paul Taylor Dance Company and the San Francisco Ballet perform at the dance festival. Taste of Vail is held during the first week in April and features food and drink vendors such as Batter Cupcakes, Atwater on Gore Creek, Bistro Fourteen and Beano's Cabin. There are several other summer and winter events in the community including the GoPro Mountain Games, the Vail Jazz Festival, Vail Oktoberfest and the King of the Mountain Volleyball Tournament.

Shopping: There are hundreds of shops throughout Lionshead and Vail Village that sell products ranging from outdoor gear to art. At any one of the boutiques you'll be able to find jewelry, apparel and ski boots. While looking for the latest outdoor and skiing gear, head to Icebreaker, Salomon, Vail Sports Kids, Patagonia and Vail Sports. Those looking for apparel can venture out to Avalon Clothing Company, Axel's, Bella Italia and Cashmere Vail. Golden Bear sells handcrafted jewelry designs and its pieces are often considered "The Symbol of Vail Valley." Find something for the little ones at Kidsport, Moose's Caboose and Golden Peak Kids.

Dining: Up The Creek Restaurant is family-owned and serves fresh ingredients from local sources. Lunch and dinner are served daily and the eatery is located on the banks of Gore Creek. This creek-side patio also offers signature cocktails and a stellar wine selection. La Tour Restaurant and Bar is a great place to visit for lunch, dinner or happy hour and features handcrafted plates using fresh, seasonal, organic and sustainable ingredients. The Little Diner has a breakfast and lunch menu made from scratch. This family-friendly restaurant has a menu that includes American dishes, burgers, crepes, deli sandwiches and French and Mexican plates.

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