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Sonnenalp

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   20 Vail Road, Vail, CO 81657
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boca Raton, Florida, USA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was awesome. The service was awesome and everyone was nice and helpful. I will definitely come back. The room was large and clean. I was not excited about going in the summer but it was beautiful and so fun.

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you for stay and review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again. More

Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I decided to spend our anniversary here this year. We were at the hotel August 9th, for the weekend. It is a wonderful hotel and the customer service is top notch. We enjoyed the evening entertainment very much. Great happy hour at the Bully Ranch (try the mudslides!!) Absolutely excellent service at every turn.

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Happy Anniversary and thank you for staying with us. Come back soon ... More

Houston, TX
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay at Sonnenalp. The room was spacious and the bed was very comfortable. The hotel is so quaint and pretty, I only wish I can come back when there's snow everywhere too! They had a deep soaking tub and provided bath salts as well as other toiletries. At turn down service they leave a big glass... More

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit. Winter is just around the corner, so perhaps we will see you again soon. More

Overland Park, Kansas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Sonnenalp for three nights to celebrate our second anniversary. We had a fantastic time in Vail and the hotel was a big part of it. They upgraded us to a suite upon check-in and I walked into our room to find chilled champagne on the coffee table and rose petals on the bed! Awesome... More

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your anniversary with us. Please come back soon and let us try to improve on a few items that you mentioned. More

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Mom and I went to the spa for my birthday. It is clean, relaxing and BEAUTIFUL. I had a facial and my Mom had a massage. Both services exceeded expectations. The entire property was incredibly charming, and had a European feel. I would highly recommend this spa to anyone!

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Thank you for visiting the Sonnenalp Spa. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your experience. More

Boulder, Colorado
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend this resort for couples and families. The authentic charm of the Bavarian themed decor was a refreshing treat from the "rubber stamp" commercial hotel chains. This place is special and nestled up to the river and at the base of Vail mountain: simply gorgeous and serene. I consider myself a hotel snob, and this place was EXCELLENT... More

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate your feedback and are happy to read that you find Sonnenalp distinctly different. One of our very important goals ..... More

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful very comfortable hotel. We stayed for two nights on our way from PA to CA. The room are not very spacious but very clean and nice. We had a small balcony which was great. Service was excellent and friendly. We were able to have dinner at the patio with our dog. Unfortunately breakfast was only served in the restaurant... More

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay and review. I am sorry that did not effectively communicate our wonderful breakfast option on our Ludwig's Terrace. Perhaps the best breakfast spot in town in our garden and along Gore Creek. We will make sure we point this option out to you in the future. More

Petaluma, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sonnenalp was the highlight hotel of our tour through the Colorado Rockies. Excellent and welcoming service from the moment you pull up. We had a suite that felt more like a comfortable condo than hotel. A walk-in closet offers space for all your belongings. A charming sitting area near the fireplace adds to the ambience of the room. The... More

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Kansas City, Kansas
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely setting, comfortable hotel, fantastic breakfast. My family of four stayed here for 4 nights in a room with two full sized beds and a roll away. Space was a little tight, but overall excellent experience made up for it. Loved the balcony. Kids were thrilled with the complimentary cookies delivered nightly. Great indoor/outdoor swimming pool, steam bath, sauna, fitness... More

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Holliston
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once we planned a week's vacation to Colorado to visit our adult children, my husband took over making our hotel reservations. He chose the Grand Dame of Vail Village, the Sonnenalp. What a delightful hotel! From the perfect location in the heart of the Village to the Staff in dirndls and traditional Bavarian garb, to the charming, unique guest rooms... More

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Thank you your visit and taking the time to write this review. I am delighted that you and your family enjoyed your time with us and found Sonnenalp to be what we strive for every day. More

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Address: 20 Vail Road, Vail, CO 81657
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Location: United States > Colorado > Vail
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sonnenalp 4.5*
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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 
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