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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Vail reviews

  • 3rd year in Paradise

    "This is my third year to spend a month in this wonderful property. I come to escape the heat in Texas, but Bishop Park gives me so much more. I am steps away from the Village, the free shuttle, great restaurants and superb shopping. The townhouse is so beautifully decorated and the new beds are so comfortable. Everything you need is provided. The owner is so kind, and he is always available to help. There is a handyman on the property and he is friendly and very cooperative. If you choose another property, you have missed the best deal in Vail. I will be back."
    Guest: Maurine W. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 26, 2014
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  • A fantastic vacation home

    "My wife and I enjoyed an extended time at this wonderful property. The fall colors we st their brightest and the temperature was perfect for our stay. The staff at the condo were exceptionally cordial and helpful for any need that we had. This condo is exquisitely furnished and located only steps from the gondola and 1/2 block from the bus stop if we chose not to drive ourselves. Our covered parking was steps away from our door....and the complex was gorgeous. We even got to watch our Cowboys at the tavern next door. We would recommend the property without reservation and we only hope it will be available next year....we hope to be back."
    Guest: Jim Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 15, 2014
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  • Amazing Vail Home

    "Beautiful Vail home. Very very spacious and had all needed amenities. Nestled in the forest with beautiful view of mountains. Easy to get to Vail Village either by car or shuttle bus. Dining and Family room very large for group gathering. Very nice sleeping accommodations and bathrooms. Would definitely try to get this house again when we return to Vail. Great value for the price."
    Guest: Di Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: December 5, 2014
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  • The Perfect Getaway for a big group

    "My family of 12 descended on Kathy's house for 8 days and we had the most amazing time. The house is clean and the pictures don't do it justice. The house is big enough that we didn't feel like we were on top of each other all of the time. The patio and grassy area in the back is perfect for kids to play. The river is amazing and I am pretty sure my husband would still be there catching fish if he could. Many of us took naps in the hammock. The kitchen is stocked with the basics. It could use a couple of pyrex dishes for making enchiladas or lasagna. The rooms are very spacious and the bathrooms were nicely appointed. Having two refrigerators was a huge benefit. We had food inside and drinks outside. The bike trail is very close and was utilized regularly by our group. I would definitely rent this house again. Kathy knew how important this trip was to our family and I am very thankful for all that she did."
    Guest: Brittany Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 16, 2014
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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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