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4.5 of 5 Resort   |   20 Vail Road, Vail, CO 81657
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Ranked #3 of 33 Hotels in Vail
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed at most all of the high end properties in the Vail Valley and this is definitely the best. From the initial experience of the valet parking, to the front desk reception to the fabulous suites, this is truly a 5 star property. All of their restaurants are fabulous! Overall, this personifies what luxury and 5 star service... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the kings club is one of vail's most comfortable lounges, wonderful atmosphere, music, ambiance, for years an absolute favorite … however, twice this week, absolutely abominable service in kings club, lackluster menu, pitiful "hot-buttered" rum ( warm rum with a slab of butter ? - anyone can "google" proper recipe which includes sugar, vanilla, spices … ) … will be... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We come to Vail all the time, but this is our first time staying at the Sonnenalp and we were impressed. There is so much charm in this hotel and it just has a very warm feeling to it. We came the first few days of Christmas week and the place was hopping with international folks which made it a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only place we ever stay when we come to Vail is the Sonnenalp. It has become a family tradition for us. The service is impeccable -- so warm and welcoming -- always a smile. The rooms are thoughtfully arranged. We always get the Millbrook suite for our family of 2 adults and 2 children (7 and 10) because it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here one evening for a quick trip to Vail for skiing. Booked a room with breakfast included. The excellent service started with the Valet and Front Desk and carried all the way through to management, who had a wonderful special treat delivered to our room. The location of this resort is perfect. The room was very comfortable and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Spoiled for choice of luxury accommodation here in Vail for us there is no choice - we have no problem making a bee-line for the Sonnenalp. The snow storm hit us on a trip down to Boulder but it was not really a hardship to be snowed in sitting by a cozy fire and watching the snowflakes fall. The impeccable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

We decided to stay in Vail last minute. We chose Sonnenalp as it seemed a romantic place to stay. We arrived early on a Monday for a two night stay and our room wasn't ready. The hotel staff was lovely and offered other rooms (for a small extra price) but we were okay with waiting. So they offered to call... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Great hotel facility. Extremely comfortable. Large beautiful rooms with great baths. Warm cosy and like a small country feel in a larger hotel. Wonderful European mountain ambience. Friendly engaging staff in Austrian garb. One of the top vail hotels without being a large chain. Wonderful and fair pricing. Would return in a second. HATED to leave. Thanks, Sonnenalp for great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I booked the Sonnenalp for myself and a film crew while shooting a project in Vail. We all booked at different times and the person on the phone really worked with us to find the best possible combination of rates. Upon arrival, everyone from the valet, bell staff and front desk made us feel very welcomed and attended to our... More 

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Dublin, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

First timers and had very high expectations of Sonnenalp. The room was not ready at check-in... Okay - no problem. We went for a drink at one of the many near by restaurants and waited for a call. When they did call, we asked that our bags be taken up - again no problem. When we went back to the... More 

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable feedback. I will look into the items you rightfully pointed out and make the necessary improvements. 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*
Number of rooms: 127
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Also Known As:
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