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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Second stay at this smaller hotel for a long weekend - excellent service and the best rooms. Fireplace in each room and nice sitting area - cookies and water delivered each evening. Great location and easy walking distance to adjoining areas. Only disappointment was quality of spa service (manicure) but staff very nice.

Thank joanne195441
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 6 May 2015

But I'm not sure I'd want to go back. Big, spacious room, but so cluttered with furniture it was awkward. Comfy beds, but lighting was so poor, couldn't read. And it's a "full service" hotel, so they want to do everything for you. Can't even get your own ice; you have to call the desk. So, of course, you end...

Thank marcolius
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 May 2015

The Austrian theme of this hotel is truly enchanting as is the staff, who treat you like a regular. The rooms are meticulously cleaned and the turn-down service is to be rivaled; complete with cookies and fresh flowers. The pool and the grounds are lovely (the indoor sauna and pool have the feel of a spa). The Sonnenalp is conveniently...

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Westminster, Colorado
Reviewed 27 April 2015

We returned once again to our favorite hotel in Colorado for our anniversary weekend. We arrived early, and of course they had our room ready. Check in took about 30 seconds. They also gave us a room upgrade without having to ask! Room was perfect! Clean and cozy and just right! We had lunch in Bully ranch. They were busy...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 22 April 2015

This hotel is privately owned & it shows in every detail. From the owner being present & accessible to the friendly & accommodating staff, you feel welcomed & appreciated the moment you arrive. The nightly entertainment provided in the lounge is quite enjoyable after a day spent sightseeing or skiing. The breakfast buffet is a splurge, but well worth the...

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Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 21 April 2015

The Sonnenalp is a very quaint hotel in a great location with excellent service. The room was very spacious - we felt like we could stay for the month. There was a foyer, large sitting area attached to the bedroom with a fireplace, a large closet and a very large bathroom with heated floors. The spa area was very nice...

Thank Jill K
Berkeley, California
Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

Our family just spent 4 nights at the Sonnenalp, as part of a Spring break ski vacation. This hotel is very conveniently located a short walk through the village to Gondola 1, the major way up Vail mountain. The Sonnenalp has a ski valet service right next to the Gondola, so skis and boots are stored right there. The hotel...

Thank ArmandP517
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 24 March 2015

My husband had a work event held at the Sonnenalp...so we decided to check in a few days early to enjoy the village and ski. The Sonnenalp definitely has a European flare to it. The Junior suite that we stayed in was wonderful. Gas fireplace in the room, heated floors in the bathroom - the room itself well appointed. Everything...

Thank Wendy M
New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

I stayed at the Sonnenalp during the President week break with my family. The Juniper room was spacious enough for 4, and the 2 double beds were really comfortable! The housekeeping and the turn down service were great. Toiletries were ok but nothing exceptional. The breakfast buffet was excellent: a big choice of pastries, fruits, deli, eggs, waffle, pain perdu....

1Thank Flo2lux
Centerville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 March 2015

Wow, what a location close to the slopes and in the middle of Vail Village. The rooms are clean and the staff is probably one of the best trained I've ever seen. Great spa, pool and Jacuzzi make this spot one of my favs in the rocky mountains!


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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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: $326 - $1,528 (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
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Vail
#1 Spa Hotel in Vail
#3 Business Hotel in Vail
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#7 Family Hotel in Vail
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