20 Best Colorado Ski Resorts
Colorado is the world’s premier ski destination. And it’s no wonder, with more than 300 inches of snowfall and an average of 300 sunny days each year. But don’t just take our word for it. Bring the family and visit our Rocky Mountains for an unsurpassable Colorado winter vacation.
Whether you love to ski or snowmobile, ice skate on a mountain lake, or snuggle up in a blanket on a sleigh ride, we have the perfect retreat for you. Enjoy world-class cuisine and shopping just down the street, or bask in a hot tub under the blue Colorado sky. Whatever your pleasure, we’ll help you find it on a memorable vacation to Vail, Breckenridge, Steamboat Springs, Keystone, or Winter Park.
Situated in the Gore Creek Valley, Vail is an experience like no other! Vail offers all the activities visitors have come to expect from this world-class destination. With excellent dining and shopping, guests will get their fill of souvenirs or specialty items found nowhere else. Take the time to enjoy all the action, jeep tours, fishing, mountain biking, golf, white water rafting, or enjoy one of the many festivals that take place all summer long.
VAIL CASCADE HOTEL & CLUB
Vail’s only AAA 4 diamond ski-in/ski-out resort, 75,ooo square foot athletic club and spa, complimentary ski and boot storage, two movie theatres, concierge, outdoor swimming pool, three Jacuzzis, two ski shops, courtesy shuttle, on a free bus route.
THE CHATEAU at VAIL
Full-service hotel offering an outdoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, video arcade room, complimentary ski storage, and free coffee in the lobby every morning. Great central location puts you within walking distance of shops, restaurants, and slopes.
WEST VAIL LODGE
West Vail Lodge features an impressive lobby with a stone fireplace for quiet and relaxing moments. Enjoy West Vail’s outdoor heated pool, indoor hot tub, shuttle service to slopes. Take in some nightlife at The Dancing Bear Tavern, a local favorite. If you’re so inclined, enjoy some sushi at Nozawa’s.
Breckenridge Ski Resorts
Historic Breckenridge comes alive in the summer with something for everyone. Breckenridge features a charming Victorian shopping district and Riverwalk with a variety of restaurants and quaint shops. Activities abound, guests can enjoy white water rafting, fishing, horseback riding, hiking, mountain biking, golf or take a thrilling ride down the alpine slide. This year-round destination also has a variety of music festivals to enjoy so call today for memories tomorrow!
BEAVER RUN RESORT
This incredible ski-in/ski-out facility offers a variety of accommodations from hotel rooms to four-bedroom condominiums. Guests can enjoy indoor/outdoor heated pools, seven hot tubs, health club, restaurants, nightclubs, and shops…all under one roof. The property also features an impressive indoor arcade game room and miniature golf course.
BRECKENRIDGE MOUNTAIN LODGE
This rustic mountain lodge is located at the end of Main Street, within distance to the slopes, dining, and Breckenridge’s historic Victorian shopping district. After a long day on the slopes, take a dip in the outdoor heated pool, relax in the hot tub, or enjoy a game of pool in the lobby rec room.
HAMPTON INN – SUMMIT COUNTY
This hotel’s Summit County location puts skiers minutes from Vail, Breckenridge, Keystone and Copper Mountain. The Hampton Inn’s location is just across the street from the Silverthorne Factory Outlet Stores. After a day of skiing, enjoy food and spirits at Old Chicago Sports Bar and Grill. The property also includes a free continental breakfast.
Steamboat Springs Winter Resorts
Steamboat Springs is an experience like no other. Originally a ranching community this town still favors its western heritage with a modern flare. Restaurants and shops dominate Steamboat’s Main Street. You can enjoy white water rafting, horseback riding, golf, jeep tours and all the hiking trails your boots can handle!
STEAMBOAT SHERATON & CONFERENCE CENTER
Steamboat Sheraton and Conference Center is nestled at the base of the Steamboat Ski Area, offering convenient, year-round recreation in a hospitable western ambiance. A full-service, deluxe slope side hotel including spacious rooms, suites, and condominiums, and is only 60 steps to the Silver Bullet Gondola!
STEAMBOAT HOLIDAY INN
Welcome to the Holiday Day Inn Steamboat! A full service, friendly, and affordable option for your vacation needs. Features include a restaurant, pool, whirlpool spa, Fireside Lounge with daily Happy Hour, arcade room, and free ski shuttle.
HARBOR HOTEL & CONDOMINIUMS
The downtown location provides guests with the opportunity to enjoy all Steamboat has to offer. Within walking distance are restaurants, shopping, nightly entertainment, theatres, and hot springs complex. And just minutes away from world-class skiing at Steamboat.
Keystone Winter Resorts
The end of winter is not the end of fun at Keystone Resort. Summer at Keystone Resort is something the whole family can enjoy!. Activities include horseback riding, golf, biking, white water rafting, or take a relaxing stroll along the banks of the Snake River. Located close to Silverthorne guests can take advantage of excellent bargains at the factory outlet malls or simply enjoy wonders of nature.
Keystone Resort offers a variety of accommodations, from condominiums to rustic lodges and inns. Each property offers all the amenities. Hot tubs, pools, restaurants, shops and more. With properties located throughout the valley, you can enjoy being in the middle of all the “action” or relax in the peace and quiet of one of the more secluded locations. You can choose from more than 800 condominiums all built to complement the Rocky Mountain landscape.
Winter Park Resorts
Winter Park is located in the heart of the Frasier Valley and is close to all that is Colorado. Just minutes from Grand Lake and Rocky Mountain National Park guests will see all of Colorado’s majestic beauty. Families will enjoy a variety of activities including horseback riding, golf, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, music festivals or take a ride down the alpine slide. Be sure to take a day trip and drive over Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park where wildlife abounds and beauty is second to none.
IRONHORSE RESORT AND RETREAT
Winter Park’s only ski-in/ski-out, full-service condominium resort. Features an outdoor heated pool, four hot tubs, gym, and full-service restaurant.
Large, sunny townhomes. Spacious master bedrooms enclosed solariums with private hot tubs.
A hot property! Large 2-3 bedroom units and great studios. On-site athlete club, indoor pool, hot tubs.
Premium condominiums a short walk from shopping, dining, and nightlife in downtown Winter Park.
HI COUNTRY HAUS
Choose from studio to 3 bedroom units. Indoor pool, sauna, and hot tubs at the clubhouse.
PINE TREE PLAZA
Modern, well-equipped condos complete with kitchens, fireplaces, and elevator.
Great location in the heart of Winter Park. Units feature fireplaces and full kitchens. Elevator, garage available.
Deluxe units a quarter-mile from Winter Park base. Full kitchens, fireplaces, in-room hot tubs.
Forest setting close to downtown Winter Park. Central clubhouse with indoor pool, hot tubs, and sauna.
When the snow melts, Colorado blossoms. The 75-degree days are perfect for a round of golf or white-water rafting, fly fishing or tennis. Ride the Alpine Slide or take a Jeep tour. Enjoy boating on the crystal lakes, or ease into a hot tub after a game of volleyball.
Our recommended resorts cater to guests year-round, and Colorado is breathtaking at any time of the year. Discover the hundreds of miles of scenic mountain trails, by bike, or on foot. And when autumn ushers in its magnificent display of color, you may find yourself horseback riding along a mountain stream, or strolling through one of the many festivals in the Rockies. Check with a Colorado Visitor Center agent for special package options and prices. We’ll take care of all your summertime travel plans, too!