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Reviewed 14 January 2017

The Sonnenalp is a wonderful hotel in Vail. Close to the slopes, great staff! It also has a ski concierge at the Bridge Street Ski Haus, which is particularly nice so you don't have to carry equipment back and forth.

Thank D3821GZdianad
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Sonnenalp is truly a great hotel. The property is well managed with attention to detail in everything they do. The rooms are perfect for a ski resort (including the fire place, large bath and humidifier) to the wonderful spa and the fantastic location in Vail. The only thing missing from the room was a Nespresso machine and facilities for making...

Thank gioathome2017
Windy City
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

My family and I were recently in Beaver Creek when two avalanches blocked i70 for roughly 20 hours. We found ourselves on the side of i70 for 4 hours giving up hope we would get home. Instead of spending another 8-10 hours waiting in a parking lot for CDOT to clear the roads we decided to spend the night at...

Thank MJS10
Tyler, Texas
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The Sonnenalp is a hotel with the best of EVERTHING! The food is wonderful, the service wonderful, truly wonderful. The guests are a bit stuck up, but I guess you must look past that. The spa is incredible!!! You have to buy a robe! The breakfast buffet is out of the world, very high end, pricey, but worth it! This...

Thank wendkcoop
Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here right before the end of the off-season. Hotel is amazing. Hotel is done in an authentic Swiss chalet look. Room was large and fantastic with a great bathroom. Staff was super friendly and helpful, with great hiking recommendations from the concierge. Well located in Vail and easy to walk. No snow when we were there so no...

Thank elizabethcthomas
New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Everything is great here - the people, the services, the spa, the pool - the whole vibe. 'Smores by the pool a particular hit! They make skiing easy with the ski concierge, they store and transport your equipment between hotel and mountain, and do everything with a smile.

Thank AC202020
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Sonnenalp is our home away from home. We have stayed there over 50 times & it keeps getting better & better. Their attention to detail is amazing. It is perfect for families or couples. You will not be disappointed!

Thank popsmcgops
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The Sonnenalp hotel gives you the feeling of being in Bavaria or Austria. Gemuetlich is the German word. Cozy . Big living rooms with fireplaces, marble bathrooms, a walk in closet and a bedroom with a view dont want to let you leave this home away from home. Fantastic breakfast buffet, a spa and gym with indoor and outdoor heated...

1Thank Thomas K
Aspen, Colorado
Reviewed 2 January 2017

From the moment you walk into the Sonnenalp you feel surrounded by joy and comfort. The spa is lovely and the rooms are so cozy. The service is superb. The breakfast buffet is filled with every delicious thing you could want.

Thank cheforben
jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Loved our stay over Thanksgiving, was a great deal the nights before Thanksgiving. Nice pool and rooms, good fondue restaurant. Best hot chocalate I have ever had! Good central location. Nice big rooms, good beds.

Thank JackinDenver
jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you. Come back soon!

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Sonnenalp is a unique hotel in Vail, Colorado renowned for personal service and genuine, family-run hospitality. Enjoy world-class amenities and conveniences in the heart of Vail Village. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sonnenalp

Address: 20 Vail Road, Vail, CO 81657-5010
Region: United States > Colorado > Vail
Price Range: $325 - $1,478 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sonnenalp 5*
Number of rooms: 127
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Also Known As:
Sonnenalp Resort Of Vail Hotel Vail
Sonnenalp Hotel Vail
Sonnenalp Resort Vail
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Vail
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Vail
#1 Spa Hotel in Vail
#3 Business Hotel in Vail
#6 Romantic Hotel in Vail
#7 Family Hotel in Vail
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