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    Sonnenalp

    20 Vail Road, Vail, CO 81657-5010
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
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    1 - 5 of 906 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    it had been several years since we stayed at the Sonnenalp but we aren't going to wait as long before staying there again in the future. A wonderful stay, great food, extremely pleasant and accommodating staff. Perfect!

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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Beautiful spa, but you don't get that "relaxing" feeling because there were kids in the indoor pool and they were screaming (as kids do when they're playing in a pool), but it LOUDLY echoed throughout the spa! Kids/children should not be allowed in a spa...More

    Thank Rachel B
    Response from jfaessler, Owner at SonnenalpResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for staying with us and taking to comment. The Sonnenalp is a family friendly hotel and at times this translates into situation like you experienced. I believe this to be a rare occasion as we offer a variety of programming for children and...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Maryland crab cakes were the worst -- definitely not real Maryland crab, not even sure it was real crab, and very poorly prepared. Poor BLT, also. It's a shame, because the hotel is very good. They really need a major menu revision.More

    1  Thank Rob1Sherry2
    Response from jfaessler, Owner at SonnenalpResponded 2 days ago

    My sincere apologies for your experience at our Bully Ranch Restaurant. There can be no excuse for what happened here and we will certainly rectify the causes immediately. The Bully is known and appreciated for food, service and atmosphere. I am so sorry that we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a great place to stay in Vail. From the bellman that took our car to front desk to the restaurants in the hotel, it was wonderful. The room was on the 5th floor and was large and comfy. The bed was like home,...More

    Thank steve w
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I stayed at Sonnenalp last week and it was honestly the best, most relaxing, pampering experience. The room was beautiful with a bed that was heavenly (sheets super soft, comforter fluffy and warm), large beautiful bathroom and sitting area. I had an opportunity to get...More

    1  Thank LIsa F
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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$241 - US$889 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Vail
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Vail
    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Vail
    • #3 Business Hotel in Vail
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Vail
    • #7 Family Hotel in Vail
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 127
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    • Location
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    • Vail
    • Also Known As
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    Room & Suite (232)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    ivnurse887
    5 January 2017|
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    Response from susansabido | Reviewed this property |
    Fantastic !!! Absolutely gorgeous- superb service too
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    TxGrl
    30 September 2016|
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    Response from stoneboyhuddersfield | Reviewed this property |
    I agree that Vail has plenty to offer.Visit Brekenridge-Idaho Springs on the way up from Denver.We stayed at the Sonnenalp but I think there may be good alternatives worth trying.
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    11 June 2016|
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    Response from cheforben | Reviewed this property |
    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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