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Denver
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Sonnenalp has been our favorite hotel for years. This was our annual trip for our anniversary (albeit a month late) What makes the Sonnenalp special are the little things. A note in your room upon arrival, random bottle of champagne waiting on you. That level of service is rarely seen in larger hotel chains. I know some of the...

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here because my daughter had surgery at the medical center nearby. While the circumstances weren't optimal for a great vacation, it still turned out to be a great experience thanks to the entire staff at Sonnenalp. Their competence, compassion and great service made what would have been an overwhelming ordeal very manageable and comfortable instead. We will be...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

All was wonderful, from the accommodations to the friendly staff, lovely Thanksgiving dinner. Even though skiing was not good, the trip was wonderful due to the Sonnenalp, spa, pool and ambinance. We will be back for skiing!

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Lincoln, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Sonnenalp during our daughter's surgery at the medical center nearby. The reservation process was accommodating and flexible as our dates changed a few times. The hotel is centrally located in Vail village, the room clean and spacious, the beds comfortable and bathroom spotless. The concierge, Victor was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. The desk staff always smiling...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sonnenalp Resort of Vail is a world class resort that boasts an unrivaled luxurious experience right in the heart of Vail village. The influence is distinctly German and has all the authenticity and hospitality of a true Bavarian lodge. Our suite had everything you could imagine and was just beautiful to behold. Our suite was well-appointed with handcrafted Bavarian furniture...

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Thank Mattrick_Swayze
West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great selection of food ... juicy turkey , tender brisket, and all the fixings ..,, the biggest disappointment was the lack of traditional thanksgiving desserts ... no pumpkin pie... no pecan pie ... but alot of other desserts totally unrelated to holidays ... cotton candy ???!!!! Anyway it was still ok ....

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Thank Lillizoe
jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you for those suggestions. We will be sure to add those items in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Thanksgiving Buffet at the Sonnenalp was superb. Many choices of delicious food that were exquisitely prepared. Also , the staff were friendly and helpful. First rate experience. Definitely a new Thanksgiving tradition for us.

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you for spending Thanksgiving with us. We are proud to be a part of so many families Thanksgiving and look forward to seeing you again.

Miami Beach, Florida, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

the Sonnenalp rocks we are repeat clients since 2005 and we love it . we highly recommend the hotel to anyone . a special thanks to Victor for helping us with all our needs. the staff is very professional. We will be back in February or March. looking forward to becoming a gold club member soon ... thank you Sonnenalp...

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

Thank you for your many visits. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay again. We look forward to seeing you later this winter.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This will be our 10th December, returning to the Sonnenalp with friends & fellow skiers from Pittsburgh, Pa. My husband & I say that The Sonnenalp feels like a second home. The owner is there daily, and it shows. (Once I saw him pointing out a small chip on a corner wall to a workman to have it repainted.) The...

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

We look forward to seeing you soon. Thank you for your comments. We love it when our guest notice and appreciate our efforts to add special touches and create a wonderful and warm atmosphere.

Black Hawk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Year after year we return to the Sonnenalp for our anniversary and it is always the high point of our celebration. There is not a nicer and more professional staff anywhere! Be sure to sample the many relaxing appointments in the Spa.

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jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

thank you for spending this special day with us. Best wishes for your anniversary and we look forward to your next visit.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sonnenalp

Address: 20 Vail Road, Vail, CO 81657-5010
Region: United States > Colorado > Vail
Price Range: $467 - $1,987 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sonnenalp 5*
Number of rooms: 127
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Also Known As:
Sonnenalp Resort Of Vail Hotel Vail
Sonnenalp Hotel Vail
Sonnenalp Resort Vail
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Vail
#1 Luxury Hotel in Vail
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Vail
#3 Business Hotel in Vail
#6 Romantic Hotel in Vail
#7 Family Hotel in Vail
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“We stayed in the Blue Spruce, a junior suite with 2 queen beds and a sitting area. The hotel provided a microwave and a refrigerator. They send bottled water and cookies every evening which was a treat.”
 of 5 bubbles mkglanz, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Front desk and concierge has everything you need”
  • Bavarian furniture
  • Hot tub
  • Comfy robes
 of 5 bubbles Mattrick_Swayze, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Jr. Suites are commodious, with fire place and usually jacuzzi.”
 of 5 bubbles LeslieJ143, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Splurge and enjoy a Junior Suite on the pool side. Don't forget to add the amazing breakfast to your room rate.”
 of 5 bubbles S2434UIpeterb, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lovely location and yes, the South side is probably quieter.”
  • Lovely fall colors
  • View of hillside and clock tower
  • Bubblies in our room
 of 5 bubbles heidib909, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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