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The heart of the city of Vail where most of the area's restaurants, shops and attractions are located.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We never miss a chance to visit Vail when in the area. The day we visited it was market day. Lots of vendors and people.

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there this past week..We are not skiers so knew it was going to be quiet.Loved the village!!

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there in the fall just to see Vail. We were not particularly impresses. Of course we were not there to ski. Breckenridge was a much more interesting town given not skiing.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm reminded this month of a trip my wife and I took to Vail, Colorado, last October 2017. We also went to Aspen that same month. Of the two, we preferred Vail the most. (We also enjoyed Aspen). Vail was easier to get to from...More

Thank Wayfairing_Man
Reviewed October 9, 2018

So well organized, so nice and clean, filled with great friendly and helpful peolpe , I sam most impresed and will be back asp !! There were 25 of us and they had something for all !! The little parks,water fountains, settings and views, no...More

Thank Susana V
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Beautiful downtown- GREAT BREWERY!!!! Shops are fabulous and the store keepers were very nice! We will be back!!

Thank Michelle N
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We were in Vail visiting friends, and came into town from Texas to experience the fun Fourth of July parade, (always an interesting day, as we are Brits!!) My favourite performers were the men with the folding lawn chair routine - excellent fun! Plenty of...More

Thank Lin - F
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Known as a winter wonderland, Vail is not to be missed during the early fall. The leaves are changing, the evening air is crisp and cool, and the crowds are thinning out. While some features are more limited (I.e. the gondolas only run Fri, Sat,...More

Thank kendellbrink
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited the village in summer time and had a great time walking around, enjoying the nature and food! Totally recommend for a day trip from Denver.

Thank 850marcelov
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Absolutely stunning area. Everything was well taken care of and beautiful. I have heard a lot of people talk about how great a place it is in the winter, but the middle of summer is where it is at. Lots of things to do, eat,...More

Thank Madison V
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Response from OnThe50Yardline | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend skiing at Breckenridge which is 40 minutes away and closer to Denver. They are higher elevation (9,600 feet at base) because Vail is lower elevation and the front of the Mountain melts early in the spring... More
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Response from Edgardo M | Reviewed this property |
In most sport goods stores you can find hiking maps with a difficulty rating and expected time for the whole run. The selection of the best runs depends on your condition and expertise level besides weather conditions that... More
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