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The Little Nell

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff here is amazing! Met all of our requests and happy to transport us any time of day! The free snacks in the mini bar are a great extra perk! Would definitely recommend a spring ski stay here!

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most expensive hotels in the country...but if you're of the "you get what you pay for" philosophy, this place is incredible. Situated at the foot of Aspen Mountain, and in the center of Aspen itself, this Relais and Chateaux, 5 star/5 diamond resort is like something out of a dream. The rooms, the food, the...

Thank Max S
Kenosha, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very best service, gorgeous accommodations, incredible location with draw dropping views and also the lively vibe that we were looking for! Traveling is my favorite thing to do and I am extremelly detailed when planning my trips. I try as much as possible to research the areas that I am going to be certain the best choice is being made...

Thank FeliciaPavlica10
New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to Aspen a few days early after cutting our stay in Gateway Canyons short: we had gone there for hiking, but my husband injured himself badly. That combined with the terrible service at Gateway Canyons caused us to move our trip to Aspen forward. The Little Nell accommodated us not only with a beautiful, quiet room, and arranged...

Thank sarameli
Mexico City
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For us as a family this is a great stop for a very good hot chocolate or if you prefer an excellent expresó martini! Very social and a good place to bump into friends or go as a small group. Relaxing place to stop by after you get your ski boots off! Very much like this place!

Thank MPHV
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I'm always concerned when the location is too good. But walk down the second floor, pick up your skis at the ski concierge and walk 100' to the gondola is so easy. Or leave skis at the front door after Highlands. Hit the outdoor patio of Ajax tavern at the end of the day. Or get a car ride to...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite hotels in the world, and I have been a guest of many of the top hotels throughout Europe and Asia in addition to USA. The Nell has exceptional service. The staff, professional and helpful. The amenities are beautiful and the rooms are very coz and comfortable- love the fireplace in the rooms. I always...

Thank Terri W
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

If you pay peanuts you get monkeys goes the saying, but not here. You pay extraordinary rates to be in very decent rooms but it stops there. This hotel is run like a frat house. The F+B is ok quality wise ,but most of the staff would be equally well suited to working in a roadside cafe. There is no...

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Aspen_GM1, General Manager at The Little Nell, responded to this review

Dear Scooby1501, Your review is cause for concern as this description is at odds with our very stringent standards and efforts to provide a Five-Star experience for all. To begin, we appreciate your compliments to the service provided by our doormen, many of whom have worked at the hotel for many years and represent what we consider to be the...

Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

From the moment we checked in to the moment we left we amazed by the staff and the property. The room was incredibly comfortable and the bed was perfect. Thanks for an amazing stay. Look forward to returning soon.

1Thank John B
New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The rooms are gorgeous and well appointed with fireplaces, nicely stocked bars and spacious bathrooms. The service is unmatched, from the airport pickup to the check-in, to the bars and restaurants and perhaps best of all, the ski concierge. You can rent your skis and have them take care of the rest - storing them, transporting them to any of...

Thank Michael B

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The city of Aspen at our front door, Aspen Mountain at our back door. And in between, a gathering place for the free-spirited. We're proud of our 5 Stars and 5 Diamonds -- hospitality is our passion. From our kitchens to our cellars, with their 20,000 bottles of wine, from the Concierges in our lobby to the Concierges on our mountains, and from family adventure to apres ski, this hotel is, guests have said, "the Aspen of Aspen." ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Little Nell

Address: 675 East Durant Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-2001
Region: United States > Colorado > Aspen
Price Range: $649 - $3,885 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Little Nell 5*
Number of rooms: 92
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Also Known As:
The Little Nell Hotel Aspen
Little Nell Hotel Aspen
Little Nell Aspen
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Aspen
#2 Family Hotel in Aspen
#3 Business Hotel in Aspen
#4 Green Hotel in Aspen
#4 Luxury Hotel in Aspen
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Waking to the views in mountain view room were amazing!”
FeliciaPavlica10, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you are skiing, the rooms down the hall from the ski concierge are hard to beat.”
markrob58, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Mountain view suite is awesome”
BrettOnTheRoad, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“From personal experience most rooms are good. The rooms facing the pool and mountain may have a better view.”
pjgriffiths10, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I always visit Aspen during the off-season and obtain very good rates. Rooms with a view of the courtyard are quieter.”
DonnaM372, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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