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Luxurious Upscale Studio Condominium With Spectacular Views

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Studio condo between Alta & Snowbird Ski Resorts with Spectacular Views

This luxurious studio condominium comfortably sleeps 2 and is located in the highly desirable Blackjack Lodge in Alta. An elevator provides easy access to the condo on the 3rd floor. Blackjack Lodge is ideally located between the Alta and Snowbird ski resorts. You can ski-in and ski-out to Snowbird, depending on snow conditions, and ski home from Alta if you are comfortable skiing off piste and know the way home. A free ski shuttle runs between the lodge and both Alta ski area bases daily from mid-December thru mid-April to get you to and from the slopes. Dining options abound and are only minutes away at either Alta or Snowbird. If you don't feel like driving, or shuttled up from the airport, for a small fee 'Canyon Transportation Inc' can provide you with transportation between the Blackjack Lodge and the resorts from 5-11 pm. It’s literally just a few minutes drive to either resort. Whether you rent a car or drive to Alta in your own vehicle, 4 wheel drive is recommended as Little Cottonwood Canyon is often restricted to 4 x 4 or chains during a storm cycle which is why Alta is 'Rated #1 for Snow' year after year in major ski publications like SKI and POWDER Magazines.

In addition to your fabulous on mountain experience, are the spectacular Mt. Superior, Hellgate Cliffs and down canyon views from this condo. After a full day on the mountain, returning to this condo, relaxing in front of the fireplace and watching the sunset over the Wasatch mountains will complete your day. Little Cottonwood canyon is truly an amazing place and Mt. Superior, one of the most photographed mountains in the world, is literally right outside your window.

The condo has recently been totally remodeled and includes a fully equipped kitchen with custom knotty alder cabinetry, granite countertops, Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer with ice maker, Wolf electric cook top and full size convection oven. There is radiant heated travertine tile flooring in the entry, kitchen and bathroom. Premium wool carpet covers the living area floor. Nothing feels better than returning after a full day on the mountain, removing your boots and stepping into the condo on the heated floor to warm your feet. There is a wood burning fireplace, with free firewood provided, a queen size Murphy bed, full size sofa sleeper, flat screen HDTV with Satellite Direct TV, a DVD player and free wi-fi. Additionally, there is a free washer & dryer on each floor, an exercise room on the main floor, Men’s and Women’s saunas on the 2nd floor and a common lounge area on the main floor with a fireplace, computer/printer and additional free wi-fi. A private ski locker with a Master combination lock is also provided in the locker room on the main floor for your ski gear.

This is truly a one of a kind property in Alta and the 2013-2014 season was the first season this condo has been available for rent. It truly is a Powder Paradise.

More Details

Owner
Steve
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 5, 2017

About Steve

I first came to Alta with a couple ski buddies for a weeks vacation in the mid-70's after graduating from college. We stayed a week in one of the lodges after which my buddies flew home to their families and jobs. I just couldn't leave so I got a job at the GMD lodge and stayed 5 years. Needless to say my parents were not happy I was ski bumming with a college degree they had paid for. Truth is Alta had gotten in my blood in 1 short week. When I eventually did leave I vowed to somehow try to return to Alta. After going back to school and then entering the real job world I met my future wife. I had to bring her to Alta to see if we were really compatible. She fell in love with Alta immediately and we eventually started coming to Blackjack Lodge on our ski vacations. We like to cook so the idea of having our own kitchen, fireplace and no schedule for meals was a no brainer. In 1998 a studio came up for sale and we bought it sight unseen. We have been enjoying this powder paradise ever since.

If you decide to come to Alta and stay at Blackjack I'm sure you won't be sorry. If you have any questions I will be glad to try to answer them, if I don't know the answer I'll find out for you. If you want to know the way to ski home from Alta I can definitely help you with that , please feel free to ask me anything you like, I'll be happy to talk to you!!

Why Steve chose Snowbird

Snow, snow, and more snow !!!!!

What makes this condo unique

Superior Views and merely minutes from Alta/Snowbird ski resorts with very comfortable accommodations!

Amenities

Snowbird Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out
  • Village
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Murphy bed; Full size sofa sleeper
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
  • snowboarding

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

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Luxurious Upscale Studio Condominium With Spectacular Views
average rating of 4.969697 based on 33 reviews
Woodinville, Washington
5

Great location for skiing either Alta or Snowbird

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time to stay in this particular condo unit and we love it. It is very well maintained, has a lovely view and is an ideal location to ski the Little Cottonwood area. The owner was very responsive to any requests that we had.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to have you back Michael, thanks!
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5

Great studio condo in a perfect location for skiing Alta and Snowbird.

  • 5 of 5

My son and I traveled to Utah for his 18th birthday to ski Alta and Snowbird. The Blackjack studio condo was perfect size and location for our trip. The condo is perfect for 2 to 3 people with one queen and a pull out couch. The furnishings are all updated and well done. I would recommend this condo for anyone that loves skiing. Location, views, and flat out two great mountains to explore.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Small (it's a studio) but meticulously appointed apartment. Great kitchen. 1-2 min to Alta lot

  • 5 of 5

Steve the owner very helpful

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Ski In Ski Out

  • 5 of 5

Friend and I had great time staying here while skiing for 3 days. The condo was very clean and updated. It was in perfect location between Snowbird and Alta. Steve, owner, was very responsive to any questions we had and even took time to meet us the day of our arrival (as well as provide advise when we got interlodged!). Highly recommended to any one seeking a great ski in ski out place!

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey Ricky, Thanks for the great review. You certainly experienced Alta at it's finest, your timing was perfect for some excellent powder skiing. I'm so glad you had a good time, it was great to meet you and your friend!!
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here. The condo and the location were absolutely perfect. Looking forward to staying here again in the future!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay, we look forward to having you back!
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5

Beautiful condo. Well supplied.

  • 5 of 5

We lived our stay at Blackjack. It's first class and the owner made our stay so smooth. Perfect location, beautiful view. We were able to check in early. Most high recommendation

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Salt Lake City International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Alta Peruvian Lodge
Nearest Restaurant
0.8 Miles
Shallow Shaft Restaurant in Alta
Nearest Ski
0.7 Miles
Alta +/or Snowbird
Car: recommended

If you want to take a break from skiing and pamper yourself during your vacation, Blackjack Lodge is just minutes away from the Cliff Lodge at Snowbird. For a small day use fee you can enjoy their world class spa facilities, including a fully equipped fitness center, lap pool and hot tub on the roof, salon, steam room and a wide range of exercise, stretching and yoga classes. Treatments and massages are also available.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.1%

Check In 3pm - Check out 11am
Maximum occupancy: 2 (for exceptions contact owner)
Utah State Lodging tax of 13.1% is not included in daily rates
Purchase of Damage Protection Required !!! I WILL NOT ACCEPT REFUNDABLE DAMAGE DEPOSITS THIS YEAR

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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