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Discover Vail's Iconic Alpine Villages

Get away from it all by getting away to it all in Vail. Disconnect from the daily grind and escape to Vail, where the awe-inspiring Rocky Mountains surround lively mountain villages filled with world class shops, bars, spas and restaurants. Explore what sets Vail apart from the other vacation destinations: our quintessential alpine villages. Stroll the heated cobblestone streets and take in the views of our swiss-inspired village architecture, all beneath a sea of twinkling lights. 

What better way to soak up the ambiance of the Village than by exploring our magnificent shopping options...

The Most Luxurious Places to Stay in Vail

Lavish amenities, world-class service and unmatched location. If you're looking for a luxurious place to rest your head after a long day of perusing Vail's Villages, look no further! Explore our best suggestions for the most luxurious places to stay. 

The Arrabelle at Vail Square, a RockResort


Treat yourself to the ultimate luxury resort experience at The Arrabelle at Vail Square, A RockResort This AAA Four Diamond resort offers an idyllic slope-side location, just steps from Vail Mountain in the heart of Lionshead Village. Enjoy our Friday VIP welcome service, complete with signature sweets from our pastry chef and handcrafted cocktails from the bar. Plus, an in-room iPad brings our luxury into the 21st century. But you’re not the only one that gets the star treatment – if you bring along your pup, they’ll enjoy a luxury embroidered bed and feeding mat, along with homemade biscuits. Top it all off with free yoga on Sundays, and you may never leave.

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The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Vail

Extravagant, complex and refined, The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Vail offers a premier Lionshead location, complete privacy and astute attention to every aspect of your stay. From your own personal concierge to extensive skier services, such as our ski valet, your visit to Vail's most exclusive resort is tailored to meet your every desire. Enjoy complimentary yoga three times a week, offset by freshly baked cookies every day at 3pm. Plus, we offer a free shuttle service to every lift, making your ski experience that much more pleasant.

The Lodge at Vail, A RockResort 

Built as the first hotel in Vail, The Lodge at Vail remains an iconic destination for our visitors. Nestled in the heart of Vail Village, this newly remodeled, AAA Four Diamond Award-winning resort combines an unmatched location and exemplary service with the classic ambiance of a modern, alpine-inspired resort. Enjoy special luxury amenities like our VIP car wash service, a remote chef, ski storage and ski valet, topped off with hot cocoa and cookies in the lobby every day. Not to mention our 7,500 square foot spa – the perfect place for you to ramp up your relaxation.


Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. So what better way to experience Vail than through the lens of our seasoned visitors and guests? Explore the best of Vail from our visitors’ point of view, from on-mountain adventures to the simple luxury of the Village. Add your own photos using #Vail and #VailSnow next time you post!


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