• Sonnenalp
  • Mill Creek Suite
  • Bathroom
  • Lodgepole Suite
  • Lobby
  • Gore Creek Suite
  • Sonnenalp - Summer
  • Castle Peak Suite
  • Bald Mountain Suite
  • Bald Mountain Suite
  • Gore Creek Suite
  • Swiss Chalet Restaurant
  • Blue Spruce Suites
  • Vail Mountain Suites
  • Cross Creek Suites
  • SonnenalpMill Creek Suite
  • BathroomLodgepole Suite
  • LobbyGore Creek Suite
  • Sonnenalp - SummerCastle Peak Suite
  • Bald Mountain SuiteBald Mountain Suite
  • Gore Creek SuiteSwiss Chalet Restaurant
  • Blue Spruce SuitesVail Mountain Suites
  • Cross Creek Suites

SONNENALP - VAIL

Price


IDEAL FOR

Skil level :

Learning, Intermediate, Advanced

TIME OF YEAR:

January, February, March, December

Quick Facts

    • Central location
    • Spa, Sauna and hot tub
    • Indoor and outddop pool
    • On-site Restaurant
    • Local shuttle

SUMMARY

Just 5 minutes’ walk from the Vail Mountain ski lift, this resort offers 3 restaurants. Guests can relax with a massage or manicure at the on-site spa. A fireplace is featured in each luxurious suite. A deep soaking tub is featured in all suites at Sonnenalp Resort of Vail. Each en suite bathroom boasts a separate walk-in shower and heated marble floors. A flat-screen TV with cable is included.

After a day of skiing or hiking, guests can enjoy a cocktail at King’s Club bar complete with live entertainment. Swiss Chalet offers European cuisine while Bully Ranch offers American fare. Vail Sonnenalp Resort offers a private 18-hole golf course. Guests can relax and rejuvenate in the sauna. Yoga and Pilates classes are available on site. A variety of entertainment venues including a bowling alley and movie theatre are 10 minutes’ drive away.  

About this Snow Experience

Overview

Vail’s only Leading Small Hotel of the World, the European-style Sonnenalp Resort of Vail is just steps from the heart of Vail Village and offers guests the finest in luxury and comfort.

The Sonnenalp Resort of Vail features top-of-the-line accommodations with a warm, welcoming ambience and Swiss chalet-style décor. The resort features a private 18-hole golf course, restaurant and lounge, large sparkling swimming pools, old world-style library, personalized concierge service and much more. 

Guests can indulge in a day of pampering at the Sonnenalp Spa with a variety of therapeutic services and treatments, or simply take advantage of the spa facilities, which include heated indoor and outdoor swimming pools overlooking Gore Creek, Turkish steam rooms and a Finnish sauna with adjacent cold plunge, juice bar and a bright and airy fitness center. 

The 115 luxury suites and 12 hotel rooms offer a beautiful view of either Gore Creek or Vail Village, while each of the spacious and well-appointed two-room suites feature a bedroom and full living area, with custom-made Bavarian furniture, gas-log fireplace and oversized bathrooms with heated floors. 

Experience Vail as it was meant to be experienced with a stay at the Sonnenalp Resort.

Accommodation

Lodgepole Junior Suite
With approximately 490 square feet of living space, our Lodgepole Suites feature a gas log fireplace and a luxurious Sonnenalp bathroom with heated marble floors.

Sleeps:2 persons maximum
Bedrooms: Junior suite - combined bedroom and sitting area
Bed Types: 1 king or 2 doubles
Size: ~490 ft² (45.5 m²)

Features:

  • Sumptuous bathroom with large soaking tub, separate shower, heated marble floor, and double vanities
  • Combined bedroom and living area with gas log fireplace
  • Fully-stocked mini bar
  • Flat-screen Television
  • Air conditioning
  • Humidifier
  • Personal safe
  • Complimentary basic Internet

*Sizes and layouts are approximate and not to scale.

Blue Spruce Suite
At 570 square feet, our Blue Spruce Suites offer more living space than Lodgepole Suites while still offering all the Sonnenalp amenities. 

Sleeps:3 persons maximum; some Blue Spruce Suites can only accommodate 2 persons
Bedrooms:Junior suite - combined bedroom and sitting area
Bed Types:1 king or 2 doubles
Size: ~570 ft² (53 m²)

Features

  • Sumptuous bathroom with large soaking tub, separate shower, heated marble floor, and double vanities
  • Combined bedroom and living area with gas log fireplace
  • Fully-stocked mini bar
  • Flat-screen Television
  • Walk-in closet
  • Air conditioning
  • Humidifier
  • Personal safe
  • Complimentary basic Internet

*Sizes and layouts are approximate and not to scale.

Mill Creek loft suite
With a separate loft bedroom and 700 square feet of living space, Mill Creek Suites give you room to spread out and settle in. 

Sleeps:2-4 persons maximum; some Mill Creek Suites can only accommodate 2 persons and some can only accommodate 3. Please ask our reservation agents for assistance.
Bedrooms: 1 bedroom loft
Bed Types:1 king or 2 doubles
Size:~700 ft² (67 m²)

Features

  • Separate bedroom and living area
  • Sumptuous bathroom with large soaking tub, separate shower, heated marble floor, and double vanities
  • Comfortable living room with gas log fireplace
  • Many have a Murphy bed
  • Bi-level
  • Fully-stocked mini bar
  • Flat-screen Television
  • Walk-in closet
  • Air conditioning
  • Humidifier
  • Personal safe
  • Complimentary basic Internet

*Sizes and layouts are approximate and not to scale.

Cross Creek Suite
With 750 square feet of living space, Cross Creek Suites give you room to spread out and settle in.
 
Sleeps:2-3 persons maximum
Bedrooms:1 separate bedroom with door or arch separator with no door
Bed Type: 1 king or 2 doubles
Size: ~750 ft² (67 m²)

Features

  • Bedroom and living area
  • Sumptuous bathroom with large soaking tub, separate shower, heated marble floor, and double vanities
  • Comfortable living room with gas log fireplace
  • Many have a Murphy bed
  • Fully-stocked mini bar
  • Flat-screen Television
  • Walk-in closet
  • Air conditioning
  • Humidifier
  • Personal safe
  • Murphy beds (in some Cross Creek Suites)
  • Complimentary basic Internet

*Sizes and layouts are approximate and not to scale.

Snow & Other Activities

Restaurants & Bars:
 
Enjoy one of Sonnealp in-house restaurants or let them point you toward the best dining Vail has to offer. Whether you're in the mood for a casual, lively atmosphere with live music or a quiet, romantic dinner with wonderfully delicious fare, Vail's restaurant selection is sure to satisfy your every craving.
 
Swiss Chalet
Traditional European cuisine in a classic Swiss-style setting, the Swiss Chalet offers the ultimate Alpine dining experience.
Swiss Chalet will reopen with our 3-course dinner special and a fresh summer menu on May 3.
 
Bully Ranch
With a casual Western atmosphere, the Bully is the ideal place to round up friends and family for lunch, dinner or happy hour.
Bully Ranch Website for Daily Specials.
 
Balata
Creative American cooking in a spectacular setting, Balata features expansive views overlooking the Sonnenalp Golf Club.
 
King's Club
Cocktails and live entertainment in front of a roaring fire. Perfect for après ski or after dinner.
King's Club is closed during the off season. We reopen mid-May.
 
Sonnenalp Breakfast
Daily breakfast featuring a full menu as well as a tempting hot and cold buffet and a large selection of traditional pastries.
Daily 7am - 11 am 
Sundays 7 am - 12pm
Breakfast special - $ 28/person (kids 5 to 12 $14; Under 5 free)
 
Ludwig's
Ocean to table fresh seafood, artfully prepared. Award-winning wine list and attentive service set the tone for a memorable evening. (Ludwig's is closed for dinner until December 13, 2013)
Room Service
For a private dinner in your suite, a late night snack or breakfast in bed, our room service menu has been carefully selected to highlight favorite items from our restaurants.

Daily 6:30 am to 11pm. Overnight menu available.
 
Sonnenalp Spa:
 
For some, it is an indulgence, for others, a necessity. For everyone, the Sonnenalp Spa is an exquisite resource to rejuvenate mind and body. We invite you to use all of our wonderful Spa facilities on the day of your service at no additional cost. Friends and family not having services may accompany you for a nominal guest access fee.
 
Spa Highlights Include:
  • Heated indoor and outdoor Tranquility Pool with relaxing waterfall and riverfront sun deck with poolside service.
  • Indoor and outdoor co-ed whirlpools offering the best views of the Gore creek.
  • Wet Lounges with Steam room, Sauna, Cold Plunge and Tsunami showers.
  • Full service Spa Café offering a host of heart-healthy food and beverage options. Additional food and beverage choices available, along with a variety of adult beverages.
  • Relaxation Cove with grand fireplace for the total relaxation experience.
  • Refreshment stations offering fruit-infused water, fresh fruit and a wonderful selection of hot teas.
  • Locker rooms offering full amenities along with robes and slippers.
  • Oxygen bar for those who may be experiencing the effects of altitude, or those just needing a boost.
  • Wellness Center stationed with a wide variety of cardiovascular and strength training equipment. Personal Trainers available for private instruction.
  • Yoga and Pilate's studio offering daily classes for every level. Private instruction available.
  • Retail Boutique offering a wide variety of Spa products for every taste, including our own, all-natural Mountain Mint Collection.
  • Spa Memberships available for those who wish to enjoy the Sonnenalp Spa Experience year round.
Spa Reservations
Telephone (970) 479-5404
 
Daily Hours
6am-10pm - Spa Access
8am-8pm - Spa Services
Indoor pool hours for children are 
before 10:00 am and after 6:00 pm
 
Fitness Center:
 
The Fitness Center features state-of-the-art equipment and fitness classes that are designed to provide a daily infusion of energy. Or, for a more structured workout, sign up for a personal training session with a certified trainer. Adults 18 years and older welcome. Open daily, 6am - 10pm.
Special features of the facility include:
Cardio Equipment
  • Upright Cycle
  • Recumbent Cycle
  • Treadmill (2)
  • Eliptical (2)
  • Spin Bike
Strength Equipment
  • Seated Leg Curl
  • Leg Extension
  • Fix Lat Pull Down
  • Pec Fly/Rear Delt
  • Dual Adj Pully
  • Dumbells
  • Power Lift
Daily Yoga Classes
Please call or stop by the spa for schedule. 
(970) 479-5404

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