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Vail may be one of the top spots for skiing in Colorado, but it’s an ideal vacation destination year-round, offering everything you could ever want in a mountain resort. The village areas located at the ski base were designed to look and feel like a Tyrolean mountain town, complete with cobbled walkways, and you’ll find some of the best restaurants in the entire state for dining too. Whether you’re looking to enjoy the famous snowy slopes, summer hiking, fall leaf-peeping or anything else, these Airbnbs provide an ideal base for experiencing it all.
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Enjoy a tranquil stay just a short drive from Vail skiing in this two-bedroom condo with a loft. Accommodating up to six, it’s located at the Vail Racquet Club and has an open floor plan with vaulted ceilings, a gourmet kitchen, cozy fireplace, and washer/dryer. When weather allows, you can relax on your spacious deck overlooking Gore Creek and the evergreens, or enjoy the views from the large wall of windows. The club and spa facilities at the resort, which includes a spa, hot tubs, pool, tennis and workout facility can be enjoyed for an additional daily fee – your hosts have a prepaid punch card you can use for a significant discount with a cash payment.
This one-bedroom villa is part of Marriott’s StreamSide Birch, providing an ideal base for an alpine retreat with opportunities for year-round adventures just outside your door. It comes with a fully-equipped kitchen and living area with a separate dining area, plus a queen-size sofa bed and bedroom with two queen beds, accommodating up to six guests. Guests also have access to property amenities like connected indoor and outdoor pools, a game room, fitness center, racquetball court and children’s playground.
This one-bedroom condo for up to five boasts Gore Range views close to the free bus route that will bring you to downtown Vail. Once you get here you can take advantage of a free heated underground parking space and not get behind the wheel until you check out. The amenities are fabulous, including access to a pool, hot tub, golf course trails, and close proximity to the lifts, golf course, and trails. It has all the essentials, with cable TV, a fireplace and a patio ideal for relaxing on summer evenings.
Ideally located near a bus stop for easy access to wherever you want to go in Vail, this well-appointed one-bedroom condo sleeps four, with a king bed in the bedroom plus a living room with a queen sleeper sofa. It has a fully stocked kitchen, a wood-burning fireplace, and a washer/dryer located on-site in a shared facility. The outdoor seating area is ideal for relaxing, alfresco dining or sipping wine with amazing mountain views during the warmer months of the year.
If you’re looking for your own private space, the Minturn River Cabin is ideal. It’s very close to Vail mountain and comes with your own private hot tub right at the river’s edge, fabulous for post-skiing or snowboarding relaxation. It includes three bedrooms, sleeping up to six, with the third bedroom in a small detached cabin, perfect for couples or families traveling together seeking more privacy. You’ll have a full kitchen, TV, Wi-Fi, and a washer/dryer too.
Located in West Vail, this two-bedroom apartment on the lower level of a home is a 15-minute bus ride from Vail Village with the free bus accessed just a tenth of a mile away. It accommodates up to four and includes a private back deck that overlooks Gore Creek along with a saltwater hot tub, fire pit and steam shower. It’s the perfect spot to come back to after a day of play, relaxing as you soak while enjoying the sounds and sights of Gore Creek. Other highlights include a full kitchen, Apple TV and a washer/dryer.
This three-level classic ski chalet is a single-family residence that includes two bedrooms plus a loft, sleeping up to six, located just steps from a bus stop in West Vail for easy access to the village. You can even bring your furry best friend for an additional fee. It has an open floor plan with a wood-burning fireplace, a private hot tub, laundry facilities, and cable TV.
This penthouse condo is located right along the free Vail bus route in East Vail and includes two bedrooms, accommodating up to eight with a queen bed in the master bedroom (which also has its own bathroom with a steam shower and private balcony), plus a double bed and bunk bed in the other. Enjoy the wood-burning fireplace and large windows that bring the beauty of the outdoors in. Access to a swimming pool and tennis courts is included too, along with easy access to all the outdoor adventures Vail offers, like skiing and boarding, snowmobiling, hiking and mountain biking.
You won’t find much closer to the slopes than this. Located in the heart of Lionshead Village, this condo studio is right next door to the Eagle Bahn Gondola, with the ski slopes accessed in only one minute. Highly acclaimed restaurants, bars, shops and ice skating are all just a short walk away too. The space sleeps up to four with a king-size bed and a pull-out sofa and includes a full kitchen, a gas fireplace and a private balcony with a gorgeous view of the slopes.
Located at Vail Racquet Club Mountain Resort, this one-bedroom plus a loft condo sleeps up to six and boasts stunning unobstructed mountain views of Bald Mountain from its wrap-around balcony. Cook your own meals in the fully equipped kitchen or take advantage of the outdoor patio grill. Guests also enjoy access to the luxurious amenities of the complex for an additional daily fee, which includes a heated pool, steam room, sauna, hot tubs, yoga classes, fitness center, and tennis courts.
The “mountain modern” studio sleeps two, with the option for a king-size bed or two twins. It’s just a short walk to a bus stop and even includes boot dryers to use after your day out on the slopes. You’ll also have a kitchenette with a stovetop and toaster oven, a 55″ TV, fast Wi-Fi and a view of the river. Just outside the door is a mudroom and laundry facilities.
Another great option at the Vail Racquet Club, this one-bedroom riverside condo is clean and comfortable, accommodating up to four guests, although it’s most ideal for a couples’ retreat. It includes a parking pass – simply park your vehicle and easily get around without it, as it’s just a two-minute walk from the free Vail bus stop. As with the other Vail Racquet Club condos, there is an additional daily fee for the many complex amenities like the heated pool and hot tubs. The space includes a well-equipped kitchen with a queen bed in the bedroom and a sectional sofa in the living room that can be used for one guest or two small children.
Located in East Vail, enjoy a cozy one-bedroom space for your Vail getaway, with the condo located right on the free bus route to Vail Village. It sleeps four comfortably with a bedroom plus a pull-out sofa and comes with a patio and outdoor grill, a fully equipped kitchen, and a washer/dryer. You’ll also have free parking and plenty of storage for skiing and other sports gear.
This studio space for two offers views of the ski lift and river, with the highlight its slopeside location for prime ski-in, ski-out access. It comes with all the essentials, plus a balcony with views, free parking and shared amenities like three hot tubs, a heated outdoor pool and laundry facilities.
You’ll be less than a block from the free shuttle by booking this one-bedroom East Vail condo. It comes with a parking space right in front along with multiple luxuries. After a day out hiking or skiing the slopes, you can come back and curl up to the wood-burning fireplace and enjoy movie nights with a 60″ 4K TV that includes Netflix, Hulu Plus and Chromecast. It includes a full kitchen with a dishwasher and Keurig single brew coffee maker along with a comfy, high-end queen-size bed, accommodating up to two.