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Sun Valley Lodge

Certificate of Excellence
1 Sun Valley Rd, Sun Valley, ID 83353
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Sun Valley Lodge
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Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Sun Valley
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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South Jordan, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in the Cottonwood condos. We had a 3 bedroom condo. The floorplan was great. The only thing that I didn't like was that the mattress in the master bedroom should have been replaced about 5 years ago. The resort was great. We spent time swimming, golfing and relaxing.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is beautiful! The staff is all happy and eager to please. The pool is small but the patio furniture and loungers are so comfortable. Rooms were as pictured and expected. We missed the ice shows and practices, so make sure to plan for those, we heard they were great. The shuttle takes you to down town Ketchum which was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The renovations have improved the physical structure and furnishings. It is a more contemporary design without losing the character of its former incarnation. The rooms were outdated for 20 years prior to the remodel. Service is the question. Getting prompt service can be a challenge at any of the resorts restaurants. Always friendly, not always present or aware your breathing.... More 

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Phoenix, AZ
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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed one night in 2BR Lodge Apartment. They may have added gleaming new renovations to rest of the resort, but this room was 1970's look and feel. Sierra Nevada Wing. No air conditioning, old smelly carpet, bathroom shower heads that are about 4.5 feel tall. Anyone over 5' will have to crouch and shower hunched over. Linens and towels very... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sun Valley Lodge just reopened after being closed 9 months for Renovations. I took a tour the first day they reopened and was pretty amazed. They did a great job updating it but keeping the original charm. I was glad they kept the bowling alley and all the old pictures. The new spa is to die for. They said... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

This place is more magical in the winter... but it's fun in the summer as well. The pool... I will never forget it... You just have to try it out... The rooms are great... service is ok... Like most places in this area, the staff tends to be rather snooty and so you have to be very persistent with what... More 

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Mike F, Guest Relations Manager at Sun Valley Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sweetbug Thank you and we truly appreciate your comments and high rating regarding your recent visit to Sun Valley Lodge. Sun Valley is committed to excellence and an extraordinary guest experience. To assure that our visitors enjoy the best possible visit requires a promise on our part to provide service that matches our magical environment. We apologize for your... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

We are never disappointed when we stay at the lodge or the inn. The customer service is always on, the rooms are clean (although getting a little dated...so it will be interesting to see the lodge renovation and we are crossing our fingers that the rates don't increase). We love the pool year round. It is a little bit of... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We were disappointed to learn that the Sun Valley Lodge (not the Inn) is closed for renovations this 2015 ski season. We just love the "old" ambiance of the Lodge so The Inn or other accommodations in the area just won't do. Unfortunately, there is no mention of the closure on their web site, so I spent a few frustrating... More 

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Mike F, Manager at Sun Valley Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Carol C, Thank for your recent comments about the Sun Valley Lodge. We are sorry that you were unable to locate any information about the renovation of the Lodge. Please go the the web page to get the latest news and updates regarding progress of this monumental undertaking. While the Lodge is being renovated, all other operations of the... More 

Raymond, New Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The staff here is amazing!! The rooms are large and well equipped with everything one would need. From a refrigerator, coffee maker with Starbucks coffee, to bathrobes. There are double sinks in the room one in the bathroom and one outside. That was super convenient for getting ready when someone was in the bathroom. There was turn down service at... More 

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Downers Grove, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Tried SV for the first time in March. They are very cryptic in their promotional materials regarding their location relative to the to ski hills. Once you arrive you will see why. Although the resort itself is comfy, you have to wait for a bus, take a lengthy ride through town past other more convenient and updated accommodations, to get... More 

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Mike F, Guest Relations Manager at Sun Valley Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Gypsygirl831, We value and appreciate all comments whether complimentary or critical. Sun Valley Resort is committed to 100% guest satisfaction in everything we do. Upon reading your other TripAdvisor reviews, it appears that you have very high standards while reviewing your travels. Your comment about the resort not being located next to the ski mountains was disconcerting. The local... More 

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