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Travelers' Choice 2019 Winner
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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.
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Property amenities
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Historic Hotel
Great View
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
55Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
31Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
100Room tips
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I've stayed at the Sonnenalp a dozen times in the last 10 years, as a single person with friends, on romantic trips with my husband, on a girls trip, and on multiple family trips. Full disclosure: I grew up in Bavaria, so I have a personal disposition to feeling especially at
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Hotel's Favorite
They call it warm Gemütlichkeit’ culture; I call it a truly cozy experience filled with personalized hospitality and luxury. Thank you Meral Welsh for choosing the Golden Peaks suite for our family of four which had two rooms, king bed, 2 full beds, a family room with fireplace
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Response from jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp
Responded Mar 28, 2018
Thank you for your nice comments. We are delighted that your family vacation at the Sonnenalp was a great experience. I will pass on your kudos to the many team members you mentioned. Thank you. We look forward to seeing you next time.
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We love the mountains! Hiking is wonderful, but skiing is our absolute favorite thing to do. A large part of the reason we always go to Vail is the Sonnenalp, it feels like home. The hotel is decorated like Bavaria, which is where the original Sonnenalp is. The rooms are
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What Can I say ??? the level of service is perfection... best breakfast in the mountains around the world everything is perfect from the moment you walk in the lobby to the moment you check out from the Bell service to the wait staff and even the house keeping is great the
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Response from sonnenalp_hotel_vail, Owner at Sonnenalp
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for your kind words, David, and for continuously choosing to stay with us when you're in Vail! We'll relay your compliments to staff and can't wait to see you next time!
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Thomas P., was an EXCELLENT SERVER! He was very Professional. He was Very Educated of the menu and made Great Recommendations. I was very pleased with the wine, salad and meal recommend. Thomas was very personable and made me feel at home in my experience here in Vail for
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Response from sonnenalp_hotel_vail, Owner at Sonnenalp
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for your kind words, we'll be sure to let Thomas know!
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The Vail Mountain Suite at the Sonnenalp Hotel
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The Bristle Cone Jr. Suite at the Sonnenalp Hotel
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Hi! We can arrange a Sonnenalp car to pick you up from the Eagle airport for you at a small cost (please call 970-479-5429). Alternatives are taxis or uber, and other shuttle services as mentioned in the previous answers (peak 1, CME).
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greetings from Vail yes the best place ever
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this is where you want to be. I've been coming here with my mom and now my daughter for years. Great Spa, cozy and safe rooms and lots of shops and restaurants within walking distance.
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Excellent restaurants surround the Sonnenalp. Hiking is available right there on Vail Mountain. Not sure about hot springs or horseback riding, although if I had to guess, they would be nearby as well.
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"I've never been in a bad room there."
"We have never had a room that wasn't excellent!"
"Get a suite and you won´t want to leave."
"The 4th floor has wonderful views!"
"Rooms vary by size- all are great!"
$286 - $1,207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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