With idyllic views, excitement, and fine dining it’s no wonder why celebrities choose to visit and purchase mountainside mansions in Colorado. Book a vacation at one of the opulent ski resorts in the state.
Vail Ski Resort has the largest ski mountain in the state with 31 lifts and three terrain parks which are all extensively groomed. For those looking for extensive vertical skiing, Vail Ski Resort offers more than 2,000 acres of terrain, with a maximum elevation of 13,150 feet.
Vail mainly caters to high-end travellers because of the upscale shopping, the luxurious accommodations, and the fine dining. Dine at Game Creek Restaurant for the best dinner in the Vail Valley. Game Creek is a cozy European-style chalet with American gourmet meals and a magnificent wine list. Dining is exclusive to members and only open to the public from 6-8:30 p.m. If you manage to snag a reservation get ready to devour some serious meals.
Keystone Ski Resort has 3,000 acres of skiable terrain spread across three peaks: Decorum Mountain, North Peak, and The Outback. For the advanced skiers or snowboarders, The Outback is the highest peak in the resort at just under 12,000 feet. Play golf on the links style of a traditional Scottish course on the front nine. The back nine offers a rolling mountain valley layout. Wind through panoramic views of the lodgepole pine forest and around sage meadows.
Dine at the Après Ski Tip Lodge, a historic homestead once home to Keystone’s founding family. Ski Tip is one of the greatest restaurants in the country and has been on OpenTable’s Top 100 list since 2013.
Steamboat reflects an influential Western heritage that gives the area a Wild West feel. The Steamboat Grand Ski Resort is located around Mount Werner, well known for the remarkable tree skiing. Stay in one of the luxurious penthouses situated in the resort. Soak in Strawberry Park’s 104-degree mineral water hot spring. Relax even further by scheduling a massage in one of the private massage huts or enjoy watsu therapy in the private pool.
With brightly painted Victorian architecture and manicured landscapes, Breckenridge is a must-see city. The five peaks at Breckenridge Ski Resort contain 187 trails and the highest lift-served terrain in North America. The half-pipes and terrain parks are the best places to practice freestyle tricks and jumps. Professional skiers and snowboarders frequently train in one of the five parks. X Games royalty Bobby Brown, Keri Herman, and Simon Dumont call the first-rate terrain parks home. Mountain bike through Breckenridge Trails through blue, green, and black mountain bike specific trails.
Located in the historic western town, Telluride Ski Resort offers champagne powder snow, epic terrain, and elegant dining. The resort is a ski enthusiast’s dream with well-manicured bowls, chutes, cliffs, and glades. Oprah Winfrey owns a $17 million estate in Telluride, and it is no wonder why.
Colorado is the perfect place for a luxurious ski vacation. Visit for the grand vacation of your dreams.