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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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  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“off season” (11 reviews)
Vail, CO
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We often go to call at Christmas time. The ski slopes usually have v good coverage. Breathtaking views around the mountains. The valley offers a variety of restaurants and shops. The shops vary from touristic to very expensive - think furs(!) The restaurants however are...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 5 days ago

We rented bike the first day and was worn out by the altitude and the steep hills. We saw other people riding electric bikes and went to Christy Sports in West Vail. They have 3 different sizes and rented two of them for a few...More

Thank steve w
Reviewed 1 week ago

So pretty and different! Loved the landscaping, flowers and architecture! Very quaint! Easy to get around walking and biking. My favorite ski village! A must see!

Thank stephvaca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed walking around to the wonderful shops, restaurants, etc. Plenty of places to stop for rest and relaxation. My boys found a spot to put their feet in the freezing Gore Creek.

Thank rebeccabrabb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great ski community with nice eateries and attractions..If your and old ski bum from long ago..I think you would consider this the " Disney" version of a ski village..probably fantastic for the millennials with deep pockets..don't get me wrong..it was very nice and planned.

Thank JupiterDave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely town to walk around for the day. It has a European design like you are in a Swiss village. There are many beautiful art shops with beautiful pieces. Most of the shops are way overpriced but here and there you can...More

Thank Natasha K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a cute quaint village on the side of mountain in Vail. I loved walking up and down the streets and seeing the stores. Also. Bridge street was a big highlight. Unfortunately the gondola had not opened; therefore we were unable to go...More

Thank Dona K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The town promotes it free bus service but it sucks if you are not in the village. Service is every 1/2 hour but then it randomly drops to every hour. So if you miss the bus wait an hour. VAIL TOWN SUCKS IF YOU ARE...More

Thank r p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yep, everything was expensive in Vail, though I have to admit that we got some decently priced T-shirts and baseball caps. If you're interested in boutique shops, you'll find it here, but the pricing is high-end. Also, parking is a bit tricky - just make...More

1  Thank TexasMargs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful German influenced town with excellent restaurants, cute shops and gorgeous scenery. A wonderful place to spend the day

Thank NjHyper
Nearby Restaurants
Mountain Standard
938 reviews
.14 km away
Sweet Basil
1,406 reviews
.13 km away
Up the Creek Bar & Grill
451 reviews
.14 km away
Pepi's Bar & Restaurant
706 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Vail Mountain Resort
1,870 reviews
.18 km away
Colorado Ski Museum-Ski Hall of Fame
125 reviews
.16 km away
10th Mountain Whiskey & Spirit Company
39 reviews
.07 km away
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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